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- Ridiculous History: How MLK Influenced the Direction of 'Star Trek'by David Dennis on January 16, 2021 at 1:00 pm
We know Martin Luther King Jr. was a civil rights activist and world-changer. But did you know he was also a Trekkie?
- How Did Elisa Lam End Up Dead in a Hotel Water Tank?by Diana Brown on January 16, 2021 at 12:00 am
Canadian student Elisa Lam went missing in 2013 and the mystery surrounding her death captured national attention. So what really happened to this 21-year-old?
- What's the Difference Between Burrata and Mozzarella?by Stephanie Vermillion on January 15, 2021 at 9:00 pm
These two Italian cheeses may look similar on the outside. But it's what's revealed on the inside that makes them so deliciously different.
- Why Did the U.S. Experience a Coin Shortage?by Dave Roos on January 15, 2021 at 7:00 pm
Just when America seemed to be getting over the great toilet paper shortage, the next thing in short supply was coins. But why?
- Does Reopening Schools Cause COVID-19 to Spread?by Scott A Imberman, Dan Goldhaber, Katharine O. Strunk on January 15, 2021 at 4:00 pm
Reopening schools is at the top of everyone's wish list, but does reopening them cause COVID-19 to spread? Well, it's complicated.
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- How to Get Rid of Mold Growing Inside Your Carby Elizabeth Yuko on January 16, 2021 at 5:30 pm
Owning a car or other vehicle can be a mixed bag. On the one hand, you have the freedom to go wherever you want, without having to rely on public transit, or your own two feet—something that has made them especially coveted during the pandemic. But on the other hand, their expenses can add up quickly, between…Read more...
- Visit a National Park for Free on Monday in Honor of Martin Luther King Dayby Elizabeth Yuko on January 16, 2021 at 5:00 pm
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- Enter to Win a $50,000 Backyard Gymby Elizabeth Yuko on January 16, 2021 at 4:15 pm
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- The Most Popular Disney Movies Around the World, Mappedby Michele Debczak on January 16, 2021 at 12:30 pm
From 'Mulan' to Pixar's 'Cars,' these are the movies available on Disney+ that people are searching for around the world.
- David Bowie-Themed Monopoly Is the Blackstar of Board Gamesby Brittany Vincent on January 15, 2021 at 5:00 pm
Pass Go and collect $200 as David Bowie, Ziggy Stardust himself, in the most glam version of Monopoly yet.
- The 1958 Assassination Attempt That Left Martin Luther King Jr. a Single Sneeze Away From Deathby Ellen Gutoskey on January 15, 2021 at 4:30 pm
With a letter opener protruding from his chest, Martin Luther King Jr. reassured everyone that everything was ok. One sneeze later, it would not have been.
- 6 Products That Celebrate and Support U.S. National Parksby Elaine Selna on January 15, 2021 at 4:00 pm
Find out how brands like Park Projects, National Geographic, L.L. Bean, and more support the U.S. national parks through their unique product lines.
- The Ebony Anglers Are Changing the Face of Competitive Fishingby Jake Rossen on January 15, 2021 at 3:30 pm
After noticing a lack of Black participants in North Carolina fishing tournaments, Gia Peebles decided to do something about it.
- Archetype Family: Thinking
- Other Expressions: Professional, Student, Scholar, Judge
- Life Journey: To pursue knowledge for the sake of discovering thruth in all areas of life.
- Unique Challenge: To recognize when I’ve locked myself into a line of thinking
based on my education or experience; to remain open to new ideas.
- Lesson To Learn: To learn to listen to my gut, and to discern the differences between reason and truth.
- Defining Grace: Wisdom
- Challenge To Self: I will avoid paralysis by analysis.
THE CRONE: The wise woman who hands down information to younger women on the path to womanhood. You can also become bitter, cranky and intolerant with age.
THE SEEKER: You are on a search for truth and wisdom wherever it can be found. You can also be a lost soul.
THE PHILOSOPHER: You are on a pursuit to better understand the meaning of life . You can also become too opinionated and “certain”.
THE THEOLOGIAN: You are passionate about the study of a particular religion. You can also be dogmatic.
THE JUDGE: You excel at mediation, arbitration and cutting through to the heart of the matter with compassion , fairness and balance. You can also be prone to excessive criticism, profiling, lack of compassion, misuse of laws.
THE INVENTOR: You are a modern day alchemist that converts matter into energy or energy into matter. You can apply your skills between the spiritual , entertainment or visionary realms. You can also use your knowledge to trick , manipulate, or alter facts or systems with criminal implications.
THE SCHOLAR/STUDENT: Scholars and students bring a lively curiosity with them wherever they go.
THE GEEK: Geeks and nerds are true to themselves, and because of this they can be inspiring as friends who don’t judge books by their covers or people by their shoes.
THE SCIENTIST: Scientists are able to keep several ideas in their heads at the same time. They are as happy listening as talking and are always up for an intelligent conversation.
THE LIAR: When individuals whose stock and trade is their wisdom and knowledge cannot deliver the goods, they resort to fabrication, hiding behind their authority.
THE MISANTHROPE: While many Intellectuals are humanists, drawing information from all kinds of people and delighting in imparting wisdom to just as many, some are misanthropic.