EASTER STORIES HAVE STARTED AND THE MEDIA ARE ASKING: Was the cross of Jesus made of olive wood or pine? One of the perplexing realities for archaeologists is a lack of residual wood from the massive record of Roman crucifixion. Despite...Show More Summary
When I wrote my post about 'Accidents Will Happen' I was reminded about the track of the same name by Elvis Costello from 1979.
The Daily Record reports on the naming and shaming of a moron from Tranent, Marc Hughes, over his cowardly comments on Twitter. So well done to Ruth Davidson for standing up to this kind of nonsense and to Nicola Sturgeon for acting swiftly to condemn Hughes' behaviour and suspend him from the SNP. Show More Summary
Nina Dobrev sports a hot pink bandana after touching down at LAX airport in Los Angeles on Friday night (March 27). The 26-year-old actress has been sharing cute pics from the Vampire Diaries set all week long on Twitter and WhoSay. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Nina Dobrev “How cute is this! The [...]
If I gave you a written description of an object – let's say a boat – would you be able to judge whether the author had written about the boat from their memory of it, as opposed to having written about a boat they'd imagined?It's aShow More Summary
Did Deanna cast out Rock from Alexandria? Did Glenn become the show's latest casualty? Did Gabriel get what he deserved? Forget asking questions. Let's get right to the answers that were prevalent on The Walking Dead Season 5 Episode...Show More Summary
European stocks rose early on Monday, bouncing back from last week's losses. ||| Paris - European stocks rose early on Monday, bouncing back from last week's losses with tech shares rallying after merger talks in the sector spurred a late-session rally on Wall Street on Friday. Show More Summary
The European Commission just confirmed the strongest consumer confidence in the eurozone since mid-2007. As measured by the EC, the confidence index rose to -3.7, from -6.7 in February. Those are the best readings seen since mid-2007. Show More Summary
From MedPage Today: EHRs Take Center Stage in Battle to Control Hypertension. How did a group of community health clinics with a low-income and uninsured population and frequent no-shows achieve a hypertension control rate among the best in the country? Electronic health records. How Do You Bill For Teaching Parents? “When you have a 10-year-old who […]
Originally published on 1Sun4All. Monaco Control Center (MCC) has cleared Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) for take off on its 5th flight, flying from Mandalay (Mandalay International Airport, MDL/VYMD) in the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, to Chongqing (Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport, CKG/ZUCK) in the People’s Republic of China. Show More Summary
On March 30, 1984 at the Riviera Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, WBC/WBA/IBF middleweight champion Marvelous Marvin Hagler, from Newark, New Jersey, defended his titles against Juan Domingo Roldan, from Freyre, Córdoba, Argentina. Hagler was 58-2-2…
METHUSELAH: Extinct Tree Resurrected from Ancient Seeds is now a Dad (April Holloway, Ancient Origins ). Excerpt:The first leaves were plagued with white spots, which the researchers put down to insufficient nutrients and it was thought that the plant would never survive. Show More Summary
Early this morning, Solar Impulse took off form Mandalay, headed to toward China—after more than a week spent waiting in Myanmar for weather conditions to improve for flight. Read more...
Republic of Ireland last night secured a crucial 1-1 draw at home to group leaders Poland. The Euro 2016 hopefuls were 1-0 down until stoppage time when substitute Shane Long popped up with an equaliser from a corner. The Aviva Stadium in Dublin absolutely erupted after Shane Long poked home and one fan behind the […]
Last week the International Olympic Committee passed a package of sweeping reforms, including allowing multiple cities, or even multiple countries, to share hosting duties. From a sports perspective, the most significant move was toShow More Summary
So many of life’s familiar objects are constantly redesigned according to the whims of fashion and the latest trends. But the curves of a classical music instrument seem almost sacred, inviting design changes—apart from exceptions...Show More Summary
Jay Z is preparing to relaunch his newly-acquired music streaming service Tidal today, with the support of numerous A-list musicians including Kanye West, Madonna, Nicki Minaj and Daft Punk. Jay-Z bought Tidal earlier this year for a reported $56 million. Show More Summary
I’ve posted a lot of images of our planet as seen from space, but I wonder if you’ve ever seen it quite like this: in the thermal infrared, where water vapor glows by day and night. First to orient you, here are visible light images...Show More Summary
All week on Wild Things we’ll be presenting our favorite dangerous, horrifying, and monstrous plants, excerpted from The Big, Bad Book of Botany: The World’s Most Fascinating Flora by Michael Largo. Out now from William Morrow. Johnson Grass, also called cyanide grass due to its unique chemical makeup, belongs to the family Poeceae. Show More Summary
If you haven’t seen the explosive season five finale of The Walking Dead, please do yourself a favor and navigate away from this page. You really don’t want to risk spoiling anything for yourself. In the meantime, go find the episode … More » The post Was That the Best Walking Dead Finale Ever? appeared first on EveryJoe.