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A Look at the Four Finalists of the 2016 Aurora Prize

Last month, George Clooney and I traveled to Armenia to mark the inaugural presentation of the Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity, a new humanitarian award born of 100 LIVES. Representing our organization, Not on Our Watch, George and...Show More Summary

Stunning 4K video of the Aurora Borealis and stars shot from the International Space Station

When it comes to giving us amazing views of the earth and space, few do it better than NASA, and this one’s going to take some effort to beat. NASA seem to have well and truly boarded and taken residence on the 4K bandwagon, and with footage like this, it’s easy to see why. Having never [...]Show More Summary

IL: Aurora, Metra Agree to 40-Year Lease on Route 59 Station Parking Lot

May 03--The Aurora City Council recently approved an agreement between the city and Metra for administering part of the parking lot at the Route 59 train station. The new agreement would be for 40 years, and would allow the city of Aurora

How to Prepare to Get Fired, Breakfast Foods From Around the World, and the Aurora From Space

In this week’s Brain Buffet, what you should do if you’re about to get canned at work, why it seems like so many celebs are dying in 2016, Google’s new hardware division, and much more. Read more...

Liyv - Splintered Arms

Sounds like: Bo Rocha, Aurora, Chymes Song: Liyv - Splintered Arms What's so good? This catchy downtempo record is the perfect way to start your day. "Splintered Arms" is something that 19-year-old artist Liyv has been working on for...Show More Summary

In “A Beautiful Planet,” astronauts shoot the stunning footage from space, but Earth’s the real star

6 days agoTechnology : Post Tech

Astronauts call it the “overview effect,” the profound sensation of seeing Earth from space. They rhapsodize about how beautiful the Earth is, how fragile the atmosphere. They come back talking about how the auroras draped over the Earth like a green curtain, and how they saw borderless land masses, not countries. Those who have spent […]

George Clooney Gives $1.1M Award to Christian Woman Who Saved Thousands of Orphans

Hollywood actor George Clooney has presented the Aurora Prize, a $1.1 million humanitarian award, to a devoted Roman Catholic woman from Burundi who sheltered thousands of orphans during the country's civil war in the 1990s.

A Big Hedge Fund of Hedge Funds Will Close

One of the oldest hedge fund of hedge funds on the market will liquidate. Aurora Investment Management, which oversees about $5.4 billion, will hand its money back to clients after an agreement to shift ownership fell through, reports Nishant Kumar at Bloomberg. Early last month, 50 South Capital Advisors, an alts-focused manager subsidiary of Northern Trust […]

Bo Rocha - Hold My Gaze

Sounds like: Grimes, Aurora, Shlohmo Song: Bo Rocha - Hold My Gaze What's so good? One of the few tracks I've heard lately that has left me saying holy shit, "Hold My Gaze" is Bo Rocha's journey back in time, trying to change the past. "The...Show More Summary

Dry Dock Brewing Releases Aurora Ale In Honor of Aurora’s 125th Anniversary

(AURORA, CO) — 2016 marks the city of Aurora’s 125th anniversary, for which Dry Dock Brewing Company brewed its newest beer, Au… The post Dry Dock Brewing Releases Aurora Ale In Honor of Aurora’s 125th Anniversary appeared first on

NASA Releases Mindblowingly Beautiful 4K Earthporn Footage

After releasing some 4K footage of the Aurora Borealis and Australis that can be observed from the ISS, NASA has just posted a new ultra HD video showing our planet during the day. Be sure to watch this one until the end. [NASA Johnson | Via Sploid] The post NASA Releases Mindblowingly Beautiful 4K Earthporn Footage appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.

Americans, Britons, French Don't Grasp Scale of Refugee Crisis: Report

People in America, the U.K. and France wildly underestimate the scale of the refugee crisis, according to a new report. A survey conducted by Edelman Intelligence for the Aurora Prize—a humanitarian award—found that the American, British...Show More Summary

NASA Gives Us Another Incredible View of Earth in Ultra High-Definition Clip

In following up on their stunning Aurora Borealis footage, NASA has unveiled a new clip focusing on Earth. Much like the previous footage, the visual is a part of NASA’s new NASA TV UHD series, in which they are unleashing a collection ultra high-definition videos that showcase the world like you’ve never seen it before. […]

Unmanned experimental plane lands vertically without a runaway

Aurora Flight Sciences just released a video showing their scale-model LightningStrike aircraft, which is capable of taking off and landing vertically without a runway. After this successful test flight, Aurora will complete a full-scale version of the unmanned plane for DARPA within the next 24 months. Show More Summary

NASA Unveils Greatest Views Of The Aurorae Ever, From Space In HD

The views of the aurorae from the International Space Station are the best humanity's ever seen. Here's the science behind them, too!

Nasa's 4K Earth Porn Montage Is Basically Perfect if You Are High

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Queue up that 2001 soundtrack, baby! Following up on the incredible Aurora Borealis and Australis footage hat Nasa posted a few days ago, we can now marvel at crystal clear 4K footage of our home sweet home, covered in white clouds and blue sky. Show More Summary

Mice flown in space show nascent liver damage, says CU Anschutz researcher

AURORA, Colo. (April 20, 2016) - In a discovery with implications for long-term spaceflight and future missions to Mars, a researcher at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus has found that mice flown aboard the space shuttle Atlantis returned to Earth with early signs of liver disease. read more

Review: Aurora Theatre’s “Sotto Voce” suffers from incongruity of using a young actress to play an older character

A sense of old-fashioned, if somewhat unusual, romance should beat at the heart of Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Nilo Cruz’s 2014 play Sotto Voce, currently having its Atlanta premiere at the Aurora Theatre through May 8. Although the show has a decent script that brings attention to an underexamined historical subject, this particular production — directed...

RED Epic Dragon captures stunning time-lapse aurora footage

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

NASA has released a stunning time-lapse video of Earth as seen in 4K quality from the International Space Station. The video serves as a reminder of the complicated interactions constantly taking place between Earth's atmosphere andShow More Summary

AMGA Chair Elect Dr. Jeffrey Bailet Testifies on MACRA Before House Committee

AMGA Chair Elect of the Board of Directors Jeffrey Bailet, M.D., co-president of Aurora Health Care Medical Group, today testified before the House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee on the payment reforms included in the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA), as well as the transition toward a value-based payment system in Medicare.

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