NASA Television to Provide Coverage of European Mission Comet Touchdown

Artist’s concept of Rosetta shortly before hitting Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko on Sept. 30, 2016. / Credits: ESA/ATG medialab 09.26.2016 NASA Television and the agency’s website will air the conclusion of ESA’s (European Space Agency’s) Rosetta mission from 6:15 to 8 a.m. EDT Friday, Sept. 30, with NASA commentary, interviews and analysis of the successful mission. The[…]

The Fall and Rise of Native North America

The story of Native North America – from its vast contribution to world culture, to the often taboo social problems of drinking, gambling and violence – is the subject of a sweeping new history by a Cambridge academic and authority on the subject. 09.26.2016 Blood and Land by Jonathan King, the Von Hügel Fellow at[…]

Trump’s New ‘Pro-Life’ Adviser Wants To Ban Abortion Without ‘Abominable’ Exceptions

Marjorie Dannenfelser, Trump ‘Pro-Life Coalition’ Adviser By Miranda Blue / 09.16.2016 Donald Trump announced today that he is forming a new “pro-life coalition” that will be led by Marjorie Dannenfelser, the president of the Susan B. Anthony List. Dannenfelser, who warned in January that Trump would not deliver on the anti-choice movement’s priorities of appointing[…]

Daily Life in the Stone Age

Tools from the Stone Age / Wikimedia Commons Lecture by Dr. Yuval Noah Harari Professor of History Hebrew University Notes by Louise Charente Who were our ancestors? We looked at the world of our ancestors tens of thousands of years ago and try to understand what it was like and to also understand what was[…]

Judge Roy Moore – Heading to Trial to Remove from Bench for Ignoring Constitution in Crusade

By Miranda Blue / 09.28.2016 Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore is currently facing trial before the state’s Court of the Judiciary after a judicial ethics panel called for his removal from the bench due to his efforts to defy the federal courts on marriage equality. Moore is being represented by Liberty Counsel attorney Mat Staver,[…]