Today, what survives on Earth can be determined entirely by human beings. We can alter the genetics of almost any life form and potentially design entirely new ones. According to renowned physicist Freeman Dyson, “In the future, a new generation of artists will be writing genomes as fluently as Blake and Byron wrote verses.” In […]
Still Life, Pieter Claesz In the collection of the Timken Museum of Art (larger version here). Usually, 17th century Dutch still life paintings like this one are named by modern curators with descriptive titles that include some of the objects pictured. The Timkin simply calls this one “Still Life”, but they mention in their description […]
It's a fact of modern life that people walk down the street looking at their phones. Whether it's because you need to fire off that good tweet (which is probably bad anyway), you're one of those lousy millennials sending a text because...Show More Summary
The sainted Mother Teresa herself was fond of quoting the verse to explain why she devoted her life to serving the poor. Matthew 25:40, it turns out, is a famously difficult and controversial passage, the subject of at least one book, numerous articles and contentious disagreements among biblical scholars.
By Coleman Hodges on SwimSwam Murphy’s swim made him only the 4th man in NCAA history go eight-for-eight in NCAA victories across the 100 and 200 of any one stroke Read the full story on SwimSwam: Ryan Murphy: “This was the best 4 years of my life” (Video)
Everyone is fighting a battle. And a very tough one most of the time. Failure, disappointment, frustration, exhaustion… All these... The post 100 Inspirational Quotes That Will Make You Love Life Again appeared first on Lifehack. Whenever...Show More Summary
by Ned Lannamann Life Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: A small group of people—oh, let’s say six or seven of them—are floating around somewhere up in space, when they learn they’re sharing their cramped quarters with a nasty,...Show More Summary
Motivational speaker Jim Rohn famously said we are the average of the five people we spend the most time with. One significant reason this happens is because of their example and model. As we recognize their positive aspects, we seek to emulate those characteristics in our own lives. Another reason is because of the conversations we have and […]
Look, we get it. It cannot be easy going through life when your last name is “Grabher.” One man in Nova Scotia, Canada, however, appears to be making life even more difficult by fighting to keep that name emblazoned on his license plate. This license plate has created a man vs. Show More Summary
The truth to reaching that one place in life you wish to reach. The post 6 Necessary Things to do if you Want to be on the Forbes List appeared first on The Good Men Project.
It’s the weekend, everyone, which can mean only one thing: it’s time to head to the theater and catch a movie. We’ve got a few titles opening this week in cinemas near you, including Power Rangers, Life, and Chips. But even if you don’t...Show More Summary
Jimmy Greene "Flowers: Beautiful Life - Volume 2" (Mack Avenue Records)Celebrating the life of his 6 year old daughter Ana Márquez-Greene who was one of the 20 children and 6 educators who lost their lives on 14 December 2012 at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. Show More Summary
One of the great Virgo secrets is how overwhelmed you can feel at times, and how you then ride that energy and break through to new universes of your life. This month promises to turn your inner... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!
Our friends at YourTango have the diet you need for a better sex life. Your body will thank you. As anyone who has been following me for a while will know, almost every decision that I make is ultimately optimized for one of two things… My...Show More Summary
Nicole Lewis’ story, which aired on TLC’s hit TV series My 600-lb Life on March 1, greatly polarized viewers of the show. On the one hand, many commended the 23-year-old mother for trying to pursue a weight loss program to get healthier. Show More Summary
In Sunday's episode of TLC's "Long Lost Family," Seanne must reckon with a shocking discovery — one that her family kept from her for most of her life. Read more...
There’s always that one woman at work, in your yoga class, or on your Instagram feed that looks like she has her entire life together. This woman is the type of healthy you want to be with flawless skin, a flat stomach, and a happy smile. Show More Summary
Last March, 23 contestants on a British reality show journeyed to a remote part of the Scottish Highlands to start a new life for themselves outside of civilization for one year. Called “Eden,” the show was something of a sociological...Show More Summary
Can colorful fish brighten your day? Only one way to find out! Follow a bevy of busy tropical fishes as they traverse the corals in our special exhibition, ¡Viva Baja! Life on the Edge. Coral reefs are some of the most diverse and valuable ecosystems on Earth—and they need our help. Show More Summary