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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Bloomfield Hills painter struggled for her passionAssunta Sera paints �Expansion/Explosion� with a R&F paint oil stick. It is par
Bloomfield Hills painter struggled for her passion
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted an hour ago
Assunta Sera paints �Expansion/Explosion� with a R&F paint oil stick. It is part of the show �Cosmologies,� through Feb. 27 at CCS-Center Galleries in Detroit. Courtesy of the artist As an artist, Assunta Sera draws on her life experiences. She�s... Read more
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Orange County Register
Atheists feel the love for 'godless billboards' in Santa AnaBruce Gleason, a swing-dance aficionado, stands below a giant billboard and swe
Atheists feel the love for 'godless billboards' in Santa Ana
Orange County Register / Posted 11 hours ago
Bruce Gleason, a swing-dance aficionado, stands below a giant billboard and swears he has the secret spice to make Valentine’s Day extra special – and it certainly isn’t the Lindy. It’s atheism. That’s right, atheism. Gleason’s billboard in Santa... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Awe-inspiring quotes from Carl Sagan reveal how we are fundamentally connected to the CosmosNASA, ESA, and M. Livio and the Hubble 20th Anniversary Team (STScI) We live i
Awe-inspiring quotes from Carl Sagan reveal how we are fundamentally connected to the Cosmos
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
NASA, ESA, and M. Livio and the Hubble 20th Anniversary Team (STScI) We live in a grand universe, full of mystery, beauty, and the potential for life. Yet, we rarely stop to marvel at our place in the cosmos. Through his poetic, inspirational... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Awe-inspiring quotes from Carl Sagan reveal how we are fundamentally connected to the CosmosNASA, ESA, and M. Livio and the Hubble 20th Anniversary Team (STScI) We live i
Awe-inspiring quotes from Carl Sagan reveal how we are fundamentally connected to the Cosmos
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
NASA, ESA, and M. Livio and the Hubble 20th Anniversary Team (STScI) We live in a grand universe, full of mystery, beauty, and the potential for life. Yet, we rarely stop to marvel at our place in the cosmos. Through his poetic, inspirational... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Awe-inspiring quotes from Carl Sagan reveal how we are fundamentally connected to the CosmosNASA, ESA, and M. Livio and the Hubble 20th Anniversary Team (STScI) We live i
Awe-inspiring quotes from Carl Sagan reveal how we are fundamentally connected to the Cosmos
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
NASA, ESA, and M. Livio and the Hubble 20th Anniversary Team (STScI) We live in a grand universe, full of mystery, beauty, and the potential for life. Yet, we rarely stop to marvel at our place in the cosmos. Through his poetic, inspirational... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
How I Conquered My Fear Of Cooking And Got Comfortable In The KitchenI don’t really know how to cook. Sure, in the last month I’ve made pot roast, s
How I Conquered My Fear Of Cooking And Got Comfortable In The Kitchen
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 3 days ago
I don’t really know how to cook. Sure, in the last month I’ve made pot roast, steak and multiple kinds of pasta, but they don’t count, right? They were easy! Many people think learning how to cook is too hard, but it’s really not. Here’s how I got... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Message to the stars: Public invited to contribute to global 'message in a bottle'Global 'message in a bottle' to be beamed to the stars carrying contributions f
Message to the stars: Public invited to contribute to global 'message in a bottle'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
Global 'message in a bottle' to be beamed to the stars carrying contributions from the public Contributions from around the world are being sought for a "message in a bottle" that will be broadcast from Earth to the cosmos later this year. The... Read more
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The Indian Express
Behind Rohit Vemula’s suicide: how Hyderabad Central University showed him the doorAt a protest over the suicide of Rohith Vemula, outside the HRD Ministry in New
Behind Rohit Vemula’s suicide: how Hyderabad Central University showed him the door
The Indian Express / Posted 6 days ago
At a protest over the suicide of Rohith Vemula, outside the HRD Ministry in New Delhi, Monday. (express Photo by: Tashi Tobgyal) On January 30, Rohith Chakravarthi Vemula would have turned 27. Yesterday, the Dalit research scholar, suspended from... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Move over Mulder and Scully here’s the real X-Files | photos and videoFor nine years, 202 episodes and most of the 1990s, Fox Mulder (David Duchovny)
Move over Mulder and Scully here’s the real X-Files | photos and video
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
For nine years, 202 episodes and most of the 1990s, Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) investigated paranormal phenomenon in The X-Files. Now To that list can be added unidentified flying objects, unexplained events and... Read more
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EarthSky
What are the odds aliens exist?Our sun is located about two-thirds of the way out from the center of the Milky
What are the odds aliens exist?
EarthSky / Posted 8 days ago
Our sun is located about two-thirds of the way out from the center of the Milky Way galaxy. There are 100 billion suns in our Milky Way. Illustration via Caltech. Recently the star KIC 8462852 (aka Tabby’s Star) has made news again because of its... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Concepcion Picciotto, longtime resident of D.C. anti-nuclear encampment, diesAfter years of living almost on the White House front lawn, Ellen Thomas looked
Concepcion Picciotto, longtime resident of D.C. anti-nuclear encampment, dies
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
After years of living almost on the White House front lawn, Ellen Thomas looked up and spotted then-President George H.W. Bush and his wife Barbara walking toward her anti-nuclear encampment on the edge of Lafayette Square. It was finally a chance to... Read more
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Popular Science Australia
Exclusive: Neil deGrasse Tyson Tells Us All About His Flat-Earth Rap BeefFirst, the bit:So how did the appearance on The Nightly Show come about? I don
Exclusive: Neil deGrasse Tyson Tells Us All About His Flat-Earth Rap Beef
Popular Science Australia / Posted 13 days ago
First, the bit:So how did the appearance on The Nightly Show come about? I don't ever reach out to anyone, for any reason, at any time. I live in Manhattan, I am an easy date for these shows. They — the show — thought it up. My contribution was the... Read more
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Asian journal
Seeing the big picture“Get out of yourself and out of the house, preferably in the countryside with l
Seeing the big picture
Asian journal / Posted 15 days ago
“Get out of yourself and out of the house, preferably in the countryside with less artificial sources of light on a moonless, cloudless, velvet night and gaze at the stars in the heavens. Fall in love with your own life all over again.” AMID all the... Read more
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The Maui News
Maui ConnectionsI was barely off the plane after three months away, still in culture shock at w
Maui Connections
The Maui News / Posted 16 days ago
I was barely off the plane after three months away, still in culture shock at what had happened to the island (what's with all those sleek new Chevy police cars and motorcycle cops?) when I had to start taking roll for two new sections of English... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
AI pioneer Marvin Minsky passes away aged 88MARVIN MINSKY, artificial intelligence (AI) pioneer and founder of the Massachu
AI pioneer Marvin Minsky passes away aged 88
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 16 days ago
MARVIN MINSKY, artificial intelligence (AI) pioneer and founder of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology AI lab, has died at the age of 88. Minsky was once described by author Isaac Asimov as one of only two people he admitted was more... Read more
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The Courier
Science fiction fans to gaze at the universeTHE TRUTH is out there. In fact, it’s just up the road at Mt Pleasant. It's ou
Science fiction fans to gaze at the universe
The Courier / Posted 16 days ago
THE TRUTH is out there. In fact, it’s just up the road at Mt Pleasant. It's out there: Observatory manager Judith Bailey said astronomy put the human race's need to care for planet Earth "into perspective". Picture: Kate Healy THE TRUTH is out... Read more
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New Kerala
led scientists' team discover why comet appears blackBengaluru, Jan 25 : A study by an international team from Europe and the US led
led scientists' team discover why comet appears black
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Bengaluru, Jan 25 : A study by an international team from Europe and the US led by an Indian planetary scientist has resolved one of the mysteries that baffled astronomers. Astronomical studies have shown that several small bodies - Centaurs and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nuclear winter to a supervolcano, experts reveal how Earth could endThe seven biggest threats to humanity revealed: From a nuclear winter to a deva
Nuclear winter to a supervolcano, experts reveal how Earth could end
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
The seven biggest threats to humanity revealed: From a nuclear winter to a devastating supervolcano, experts explain the violent ways the world could end They include an asteroid smashing into Earth, a nuclear winter, global pandemic and the sun... Read more
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Animation World Network
Aaardman Creates Stephen Hawking Short, ‘Inside His Head’BRISTOL, U.K. --Aardman has produced a stunning short animation for BBC Radio 4
Aaardman Creates Stephen Hawking Short, ‘Inside His Head’
Animation World Network / Posted 20 days ago
BRISTOL, U.K. --Aardman has produced a stunning short animation for BBC Radio 4 to accompany Professor Stephen Hawking’s Reith Lecture that took place earlier this month. What would it be like to take a journey into the mind of the world's most... Read more
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The Columbian
Supernova smashes record, stuns scientistsThere’s breaking a record, and then there’s blowing it to smithereens. Astronom
Supernova smashes record, stuns scientists
The Columbian / Posted 21 days ago
There’s breaking a record, and then there’s blowing it to smithereens. Astronomers using relatively small telescopes around the globe have spotted the brightest supernova ever seen, shining about 20 times brighter than the 100 billion stars in the... Read more
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The Hindu
Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula's suicide: clarity of a suicide noteRohith Vemula’s farewell letter is a searing critique of what capitalist and ca
Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula's suicide: clarity of a suicide note
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
Rohith Vemula’s farewell letter is a searing critique of what capitalist and casteist democracies have reduced people to. So the future lies in darkness and the forces of right Are weak. All this was plain to you When you destroyed a torturable... Read more
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The Hindu
Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula's suicide letter: clarity of a suicide noteRohith Vemula’s farewell letter is a searing critique of what capitalist and ca
Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula's suicide letter: clarity of a suicide note
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
Rohith Vemula’s farewell letter is a searing critique of what capitalist and casteist democracies have reduced people to. So the future lies in darkness and the forces of right Are weak. All this was plain to you When you destroyed a torturable... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hello there, Pluto, it's nice to finally see you Since its discovery in 1930, the frozen world of Pluto has been no more than
Hello there, Pluto, it's nice to finally see you
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
Since its discovery in 1930, the frozen world of Pluto has been no more than a few pixels on a screen. But not anymore. NASA's New Horizons mission is both epic and impressive, writes Alan Duffy. As... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A world leading scientist on the search for extraterrestrials pointed out a flaw in Stephen Hawking's fear of finding intelligent aliensFor decades, humans have been hunting for extraterrestrial intelligence, but 32
A world leading scientist on the search for extraterrestrials pointed out a flaw in Stephen Hawking's fear of finding intelligent aliens
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
For decades, humans have been hunting for extraterrestrial intelligence, but 32 years after the SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) Institute was founded, the cosmos remains eerily quiet. This silence has influenced a new group of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A world leading scientist on the search for extraterrestrials pointed out a flaw in Stephen Hawking's fear of finding intelligent aliensFor decades, humans have been hunting for extraterrestrial intelligence, but 32
A world leading scientist on the search for extraterrestrials pointed out a flaw in Stephen Hawking's fear of finding intelligent aliens
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 days ago
For decades, humans have been hunting for extraterrestrial intelligence, but 32 years after the SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) Institute was founded, the cosmos remains eerily quiet. This silence has influenced a new group of... Read more
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Yahoo News
A world leading scientist on the search for extraterrestrials pointed out a flaw in Stephen Hawking's fear of finding intelligent aliens For decades, humans have been hunting for extraterrestrial intelligence, but
A world leading scientist on the search for extraterrestrials pointed out a flaw in Stephen Hawking's fear of finding intelligent aliens
Yahoo News / Posted 22 days ago
For decades, humans have been hunting for extraterrestrial intelligence, but 32 years after the SETI (Search for... Read more
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BBC News
Rohith Vemula: The student who died for Dalit rights - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Rohith Vemula: The student who died for Dalit rights
BBC News / Posted 22 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Rohith Vemula: The student who died for Dalit... Read more
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BBC News
Why are India's Dalit students taking their lives? - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Why are India's Dalit students taking their lives?
BBC News / Posted 22 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Why are India's Dalit students taking their... Read more
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The Telegraph
Student suicide hits ministerRohith Vemula (left), Bandaru Dattatreya Jan. 18: The suicide of a Dalit resea
Student suicide hits minister
The Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
Rohith Vemula (left), Bandaru Dattatreya Jan. 18: The suicide of a Dalit research scholar at a Hyderabad Central University hostel prompted an FIR today that slaps abetment charges on Union labour minister Bandaru Dattatreya and vice-chancellor Appa... Read more
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The Hindu
Rohith Vemula left us with only his words, writes Meena KandasamyRohith Vemula’s death is the unforeseeable climax of a struggle that he was spe
Rohith Vemula left us with only his words, writes Meena Kandasamy
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
Rohith Vemula’s death is the unforeseeable climax of a struggle that he was spearheading against casteist, communal forces. The suicide of a Dalit student is not just an individual exit strategy, it is a shaming of society that has failed him or... Read more
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New Kerala
Protests over Dalit student's suicide, central minister booked (Hyderabad/New Delhi : The protests over suicide of a Dalit research scholar roc
Protests over Dalit student's suicide, central minister booked (
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
Hyderabad/New Delhi : The protests over suicide of a Dalit research scholar rocked University of Hyderabad while police booked central minister Bandaru Dattatreya and three others for abetment of suicide and also for violations of the SC/ST act. A... Read more
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New Kerala
Dalit research scholar had dream of being science writerHyderabad, Jan 18 : He had dream of being an acclaimed writer but the Dalit res
Dalit research scholar had dream of being science writer
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
Hyderabad, Jan 18 : He had dream of being an acclaimed writer but the Dalit research student of the University of Hyderabad who committed suicide after his suspension only, ended up writing a six-page suicide note at the prime of his youth. "I... Read more
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PhysOrg
Follow a live planet hunt—Pale Red Dot campaign launchedA unique outreach campaign has been launched that will allow the general public
Follow a live planet hunt—Pale Red Dot campaign launched
PhysOrg / Posted 27 days ago
A unique outreach campaign has been launched that will allow the general public to follow scientists from around the globe as they search for an Earth-like exoplanet around the closest star to us, Proxima Centauri. The observing campaign will run... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Giant supernova in the sky smashes previous record, stuns scientistsThere’s breaking a record, and then there’s blowing it to smithereens. Astronom
Giant supernova in the sky smashes previous record, stuns scientists
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
There’s breaking a record, and then there’s blowing it to smithereens. Astronomers using relatively small telescopes around the globe have spotted the brightest supernova ever seen, shining about 20 times brighter than the 100 billion stars in the... Read more
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Lifehacker
How I Conquered My Fear of Cooking and Got Comfortable in the KitchenI don’t really know how to cook. Sure, in the last month I’ve made fried chicke
How I Conquered My Fear of Cooking and Got Comfortable in the Kitchen
Lifehacker / Posted 28 days ago
I don’t really know how to cook. Sure, in the last month I’ve made fried chicken, pot roast, steak, and multiple kinds of pasta, but that doesn’t count, right? Many people think learning how to cook is too hard, but I somehow stumbled into it... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Meet award-winning Adelaide illustrative photographer Gee GreensladeGee Greenslade: Adelaide illustrative photographer celebrated for unique digita
Meet award-winning Adelaide illustrative photographer Gee Greenslade
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 1 months ago
Gee Greenslade: Adelaide illustrative photographer celebrated for unique digital image creations When Gee Greenslade began manipulating digital images to create artworks she was criticised by her peers — now she is being lauded by them. Ms... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Feng Shui for Life: 2016, Year of the Fire Monkey“I think the discomfort that some people feel in going to the monkey cages at t
Feng Shui for Life: 2016, Year of the Fire Monkey
Manila Standard Today / Posted 1 months ago
“I think the discomfort that some people feel in going to the monkey cages at the zoo is a warning sign.” – Carl Sagan Ambitious, wise and successful but also shrewd, egotistic, and vain – these are the said traits of people born on the Year of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The World's Various CalendarsBy Andrew Essien ansd Paul Chiama The world is inundated with several calendar
The World's Various Calendars
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
By Andrew Essien ansd Paul Chiama The world is inundated with several calendars as there are diverse people and cultural backgrounds. Calendar, as a chart showing days, weeks and months of a year, does not just occur. There are, or there were,... Read more

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