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Are the Dare Stones Forgeries or the Key to the Roanoke Mystery?
on January 21, 2019 at 7:25 pm
In the 1930s, stones surfaced that might explain what happened to the settlers of the lost colony of Roanoke. Learn their story -- plus how modern science might help determine whether they're real -- in this episode of BrainStuff. […]
The Death Ray, Part 2
on January 21, 2019 at 6:23 pm
From ancient myth and the inventions of Archimedes to the work of Tesla and countless sci-fi authors, the concept of a death ray is a powerful expression of technological might. But here’s the catch: they don’t quite exist. Join Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick as they explore the various figures, inventors and frauds who claimed to have invented a death ray.&nbs […]
on January 21, 2019 at 3:40 pm
Not only was Teresa Carreño the most famous pianist of her day, she is considered to be Venezuela’s first international super star. And her personal life was just as compelling as her public persona. <br><br><br> […]
Mini Crush #52
on January 21, 2019 at 12:00 pm
Crush out this week with Chuck and Noel - Mini Crush #52 is wandering aimlessly through the minefield of life.&nbs […]
We Are Lightheaded
on January 21, 2019 at 11:00 am
It's episode 78 and boy do the girls feel lightheaded (not really, just Anna) - anyway they talk about Trump's comments about "ISIS being defeated" (untrue), the harsh winter realities for Syrian refugees in Lebanon, the feminist kitting circle in India challenging the patriarchal norms, and so much more! Also starting this week (the 23rd) our merch is on sale on Tee Public! Also send over any non-profit/charities/programs that we can donate t-shirt sales to!! WE LOVE YOU! <br><br>FOOTNOTES:<br><br>1. <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/dec/19/has-isis-been-defeated-in-syria-as-trump-claims">Has Isis been defeated in Syria, as Trump claims?</a><br><br>2. <a href="https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/01/blast-northern-syrian-town-targets-soldiers-reports-190116115319189.html">Civilians, US troops killed in blast in northern Syria</a><br><br>3. <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/jul/02/india-most-dangerous-country-women-survey">India is the most dangerous country for women. It must face reality</a><br><br>4. <a href="https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/feminist-knitting-circle-india-upending-patriarchal-norms-181219220607167.html">The feminist knitting circle in India upending patriarchal norms</a><br><br>5.<a href="https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/01/harsh-winter-takes-deadly-toll-syrian-refugees-190116171040810.html"> Harsh winter takes deadly toll on Syrian refugees</a><br><br>6. <a href="https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/01/winter-storm-brings-misery-syrian-refugees-190116090730266.html">Another winter storm brings further misery to Syrian refugees</a><br><br>7. <a href="https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/01/lebanon-storm-hit-camps-syrians-relief-aid-190116015920349.html">In Lebanon's storm-hit camps, Syrians help with relief aid</a><br><br>8. <a href="https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/01/feel-feet-anymore-syrian-refugees-brave-harsh-weather-190114135342878.html">'Can't feel my feet anymore': Syrian refugees brave harsh weather</a><br><br>9. <a href="https://www.teepublic.com/stores/ethnicallyambiguous">Ethnically Ambiguous Merch on Tee Public</a> […]
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Check Your Stock Portfolio Every Morning With These Sites
by David Murphy on January 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm
Lifehacker finance Jedi Alicia Adamczyk would warn against the practice—and it’s good advice—but it can be tough to resist the temptation to check the stock market every day. You don’t have to do anything with this information; sometimes it’s just nice to watch the world burn, as it were, because someone said or did…Read more... […]
All of Our Favorite Ways to Cook an Egg
by Claire Lower on Skillet, shared by Claire Lower to Lifehacker on January 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm
The versatility of the humble egg is almost mind-blowing. While eggs are perfectly delicious with nothing more than a sprinkle of salt, they also glow up remarkably easily, bringing rich, flavorful yolk and hunger-fighting substance to whatever dish you plop ‘em into. They are a breakfast workhorse, and we have…Read more... […]
Read Obits in the Morning
by Alicia Adamczyk on January 21, 2019 at 5:00 pm
Lifehacker readers love a good to-do list list. We’re goal-oriented, and we like to feel a sense of accomplishment.Read more... […]
Get Kids Moving in the Morning With These Tricks
by Meghan Moravcik Walbert on Offspring, shared by Meghan Moravcik Walbert to Lifehacker on January 21, 2019 at 4:00 pm
As any veteran parent knows, getting out the door (on time) in the morning really starts the night before. Packing up lunches, stuffing homework into backpacks and having shoes ready and waiting by the door are a few of the basics that most parents have learned to save time and frustration in the morning. Read more... […]
Monday's Best Deals: Timbuk2, Oregon Trail, Anker Earbuds, Waterproof Kindle, and More
by Shep McAllister on Kinja Deals, shared by Shep McAllister to Lifehacker on January 21, 2019 at 3:20 pm
$40 off the new water-resistant Kindle, a bunch of discounted Timbuk2 bags, Anker’s newest true wireless earbuds, and more lead off Monday’s best deals from around the web. Read more... […]
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12 Things We Know About The Crown Season 3
by Jennifer M Wood on January 21, 2019 at 11:00 pm
All hail Olivia Colman! […]
What Happens to Your Body If You Die in Space?
by Jake Rossen on January 21, 2019 at 9:00 pm
Few space stations want a body stinking up the place. Fortunately, there's always the garbage room. […]
12 Facts About Shirley Chisholm, The First African-American to Run For President
by Megan Snyder on January 21, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Nearly 50 years after announcing her presidential run, the revolutionary educator-turned-politician is still making headlines. […]
12 Animals Named After the Noises They Make
by Paul Anthony Jones on January 21, 2019 at 5:00 pm
Onomatopoeia is responsible for a lot more words than you might think. […]
Don't Miss Monday's Best Amazon Deals
by Smart Shopping Team on January 21, 2019 at 4:00 pm
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- 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.