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Politics, Culture, Philosophy
  • Rachel Maddow
  • Frank Schaeffer
  • Roberto Ruiz

Mueller Report: Outline for ProsecutionRachel Maddow hones in on Volume II of the Mueller report the day after its release and shows why it [...]

Mueller Made Proffers to Many, including Ivanka Trump LawyerJoyce Vance, former U.S. Attorney, talks to Rachel Maddow about proffer sessions given by the Specia [...]

Swalwell Calls for Full Report and Mueller to TestifyRep. Eric Swalwell, presidential candidate and member of both the Intelligence and Judiciary Committ [...]

Senator Warren First 2020 Candidate to Call for Impeachment2020 Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren talks with Rachel Maddow about her call for [...]

Mueller: Sen. Burr Briefed White House on Russia InvestigationRachel Maddow sheds light on an element of the Mueller report involving Senator Richard Burr, the Re [...]

Friday's Mini-Report, 4.19.19Today's edition of quick hits. [...]

Rachel Maddow 4/19/19Watch the full episode of Friday night's The Rachel Maddow Show. [...]

Trump can't let go of his preoccupation with ObamaTwo years ago, Politico noted, "Donald Trump just can't quit Barack Obama." If anythi [...]

Will Lindsey Graham stick to his Clinton-era standards?Will 2019 Lindsey Graham apply 1999 Lindsey Graham's standards? [...]

Friday's Campaign Round-Up, 4.19.19Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country. [...]

The woman who blew open the Cambridge Analytica scandal says Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey are ‘ha [...]

It’s very early in the race to 2020, and there are a lot of wonderful candidates on the Democratic s [...]

Trump, Assange, Bannon, Farage… bound together in an unholy allianceby Carole Cadwalladr The WikiLea [...]

Watch this! You won’t find a more compelling argument today for the need for human decency, being ki [...]

It seems fantastical that a 37-year-old openly gay mayor from South Bend can even be in this convers [...]

Pete Buttigieg has a long-term generational view. He is not reacting to the media outrage cycle of t [...]

Maria Ressa, chief of Philippine news site Rappler, was released on bail after being arrested at an [...]

THE MUELLER REPORT DID NOT EXONERATE TRUMP OF Self-dealing Trump family corruption Cheating on taxes [...]

Q: Why does AIPAC work with white nationalist Evangelical Trump bigots who shape Trump’s foreign pol [...]

Originally posted Monday, March 18, 2019 at Down with Tyranny Fox White Nationalist Tucker Carlson’s [...]

After having been unjustly convicted of the bogus charges brought against him in that most infamous [...]

The Philosophy of Christopher NolanEver since I first watched Memento and its fascinating exploration of the philosophical question of [...]

Voltaire - CandideThe philosophical problem of evil—the question of how the existence of unnecessary suffering is poss [...]

Arrow - A Celebration of LoveLife is hard enough as it is. Existence, in many ways, is suffering. Obviously, some have it much wo [...]

If 'Despacito' Were Written by an Evo-Devo BiologistIf you are a geek, you are likely to get excited over things others might find boring, laughable, la [...]

James Baldwin Debates William F. BuckleyJames Baldwin, the great essayist, poet, civil rights activist, writer and orator, would have turned [...]

Genius of the Ancient World - SocratesFew figures have been more important and influential in the history of civilization than the ancient [...]

The PresocraticsAnyone who's ever contemplated Raphael's celebrated painting The School of Athens knows th [...]

President Obama's Farewell AddressAs his presidency sadly comes to an end, President Obama delivered last night what is sure to become [...]

John Berger - Ways of SeeingArt critic John Berger's recent death has left a huge void in the world of art appreciation. Wh [...]

Right Living, Thinking, Etc
  • Two Truths News
  • Natural Living-Healthy Planet

Each Friday, we share three topical longreads in our Weekend Reader newsletter. This week, LionsRoar [...]

Lion’s Roar will host a panel discussion on Wednesday, May 8, at New York’s Rubin Museum of Art on t [...]

On April 15, a fire consumed a three-storey renovated barn at Tsogyelgar Dharma Center, destroying t [...]

Pema Chödrön shares why the simple practice of taking a break from our usual thoughts is the most [...]

We are all one and the same. This is the experience of Zen. So teaches Shodo Harada Roshi in his boo [...]

Forced to overeat as a child, Sharon Suh finally learns for herself what is enough. The post Eat! Ea [...]

On April 22, East Bay Meditation Center will host "The Power of Compassion," a benefit eve [...]

New at Lion’s Roar Online Learning: a fascinating new series of classes about Buddhism’s Indo-Tibeta [...]

Fort Austin in Plymouth, England, is currently a rundown historic site, but it may soon become a Bud [...]

“The essence of our practice can be described as transforming suffering into happiness,” says Thich [...]

(Natural News) Most people steer clear of junk foods because they don’t want to put on more pounds. [...]

(Natural News) Sulforaphane is a natural compound found in cruciferous vegetables such as broccoli. [...]

(Natural News) From the mind of Jimmy Wales, to the alternative health community: “What we won’t do [...]

(Natural News) When SHTF, do you have what it takes to help your family survive? Whether you’re a fl [...]

(Natural News) Vitamin D improves muscle function and keeps your bones and teeth strong. According t [...]

(Natural News) The feet are a humble but important part of the body. If they are not getting enough [...]

(Natural News) Nothing is safe from corruption — not even books, apparently. The mayor of Baltimore, [...]

(Natural News) Indulging in nostalgia helps people remember happier times in their lives. According [...]

(Natural News) In the first four months of 2019, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) have confirme [...]

(Natural News) A few years back, food companies were forced to recall thousands of pounds of their c [...]

Science News
  • The Universe Today
  • Perimeter Institute
  • Science Daily
  • Sky and Telescope

When it comes to the first galaxies, the James Webb Space Telescope will attempt to understand the f [...]

It takes a rich and diverse set of complex molecules for things like stars, galaxies, planets and li [...]

Stratolaunch recently conducted the first test flight of its air-carrier plane, the largest and heav [...]

The Cassini mission to Saturn and its moons wrapped up in 2017, when the spacecraft was sent plungin [...]

NASA’s new planet-hunting telescope, TESS (Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite), just found its fi [...]

The early days of the Solar System are hard to piece together from our vantage point, billions of ye [...]

Up for a challenge? Some of the toughest targets for a backyard observer involve little or no equipm [...]

Musk recently announced that SpaceX will begin deploying the first batch of its internet satellites [...]

Beresheet, the unlikely lander built with donations to a non-profit group, crashed into the Moon. Bu [...]

It’s hard to believe that MSL Curiosity has been on Mars for almost seven years. But it has, and dur [...]

New Simons Emmy Noether Fellows announcedFriday Mar 08, 2019Perimeter is set to welcome the next gro [...]

New Perimeter Institute Director among world’s most influential scientistsWednesday Feb 27, 2019Robe [...]

CONDENSED MATTER THEORIST CHONG WANG JOINS FACULTYFriday Feb 22, 2019For Perimeter’s newest faculty [...]

Perimeter researchers continue hot streak in Buchalter Cosmology Prize competitionWednesday Jan 09, [...]

New fellowships to fuel fundamental physics with radio telescopes in Canada Thursday Dec 20, 2018Per [...]

2018: Perimeter's scientific year in reviewMonday Dec 17, 2018As another year draws to a close, [...]

Perimeter ramps up efforts to support greater diversityFriday Nov 30, 2018Perimeter has taken anothe [...]

Exploring the physics all around usTuesday Nov 13, 2018From climate change to gravitational waves, t [...]

LUKE SANTI AWARD WINNER CULTIVATES CURIOSITY AND GRITWednesday Nov 07, 2018Aidan Richards, a first-y [...]

New fellowships aim to support early-career researchersTuesday Oct 30, 2018Fellowships named in hono [...]

Thermodynamic magic enables cooling without energy consumptionPhysicists have developed an amazingly simple device that allows heat to flow temporarily from a col [...]

Data mining digs up hidden clues to major California earthquake triggersA powerful computational study of southern California seismic records has revealed detailed informat [...]

Bioengineers program cells as digital signal processorsSynthetic biologists have added high-precision analog-to-digital signal processing to the genetic ci [...]

Giant tortoises migrate unpredictably in the face of climate changeResearchers use GPS to track the timing and patterns of giant tortoise migration over multiple years [...]

Hubble celebrates its 29th birthday with unrivaled view of the Southern Crab NebulaThis incredible image of the hourglass-shaped Southern Crab Nebula was taken to mark the NASA/ESA Hu [...]

A history of the Crusades, as told by crusaders' DNAHistory can tell us a lot about the Crusades, the series of religious wars fought between 1095 and 1 [...]

Researchers use 3D printer to print glassFor the first time, researchers have successfully 3D printed chalcogenide glass, a unique material u [...]

Decline in measles vaccination is causing a preventable global resurgence of the diseaseIn 2000, measles was declared to be eliminated in the United States. Today, the US and many other co [...]

Disappearing bumblebee species under threat of extinctionThe American Bumblebee - a species once more commonly seen buzzing around Southern Ontario - is crit [...]

Infamous 'death roll' almost universal among crocodile speciesThe iconic 'death roll' of alligators and crocodiles may be more common among species than [...]

The Moon gets in the way of April's Lyrid meteor shower, but it's still worth scanning the [...]

The Pointer stars forming the end of the Big Dipper's bowl point straight down toward Polaris. [...]

A team of amateurs reveals the Large Magellanic Cloud, a galactic neighbor, in an exceedingly deep, [...]

The post M87 Galaxy (source of the Event Horizon Black Hole image) appeared first on Sky & Teles [...]

The post Eagle and Omega Nebulae appeared first on Sky & Telescope. [...]

After decades of searching, astronomers have definitively detected helium hydride, the first molecul [...]

For your enjoyment, a diverse selection of double stars in Draco for small and medium telescopes. Th [...]

The spectacular AZURE experiment is the latest of several missions probing the interface of Earth an [...]

Can a $400 observatory built from old shipping crates and a dome riding on golf balls withstand the [...]

After all these years, the Moon still hasn't lost its luster as an astrophotography target. Ric [...]