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This Day In History
4 days ago4d

Posted by Marionville
8th May 1899...Ernest Rutherford publishes his discovery of two different kinds of radiation (Alpha and Beta Particles).
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Music Fans
6 days ago6d

Posted by Kynlei
AK - Discovery
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
1 week ago1w

Posted by JoeB
Untouched Chamber Tomb discovered in County Kerry, Ireland. Construction workers working on a land improvement project on a farm in Ireland have uncovered a previously untouched ancient tomb. The tomb was exposed when a...
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This Day In History
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by altschmerz
🌌 April 25, 1990 🌌 The $2.5 billion Hubble Space Telescope was deployed in space from the Space Shuttle Discovery into an orbit 381 miles above Earth. It was the first major orbiting observatory, named in honor of American astronomer, Edwin ...
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by barjoe
LINKDMX, rapper and actor, dies at 50 - CNN
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by Lorajay
This is an excerpt from Wikipedia on Newsmax.if you look up the ownership of all the major news outlets you will find they are all intertwined. The Qatar government also owns part of Al Jazeera. The news organizations all have agendas and their ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
1 month ago1m

Posted by callmedubious
"Psychiatry's chief contribution to philosophy is the discovery that the toilet is the seat of the soul". --A. Chase
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Out Of The Illusion
Mar 27Mar 27

Posted by William_Mary
On my home page today ---- What's your overall view of the news media? 13%Favorable 56%Unfavorable 30%It depends 1%I don't know I imagine most here know where my vote went. 13% favorable speaks loudly. Until you weigh in the amount of support...
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Health & Happiness
Mar 20Mar 20

Posted by josephr
Creativity and emotional intelligence enables us to explore where some others "fear to tread." If you're searching for your authentic self, creativity will enable you to find the path to discovery. "..the creativity of open people stems from a ...
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Bookwurmz
Mar 19Mar 19

Posted by BirdMan1
I am reading "The Gene, An Intimate History," by Siddhartha Mukherjee, and finding it fascinating. "The Power of Myth," the book associated with Bill Moyers' interview(s) with Joseph Campbell, is awaiting my return. As I've not posted here for some ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Mar 16Mar 16

Posted by Mooolah
LINKIsraeli experts announce discovery of more Dead Sea scrolls
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News & Links
Mar 15Mar 15

Posted by Petter
Discovering WW1 tunnel of death hidden in France for a century By Hugh Schofield BBC News, Paris Not since the 1970s has there been such an important discovery from the Great War in France. In woods on a ridge not far from the city ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Mar 5Mar 5

Posted by phxbillcee
PBS Space Time What Happens at the Event Horizon? | Space Time | PBS Digital Studios White Holes | Space Time
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General & Hellos
Mar 4Mar 4

Posted by evidentialist
Exciting discovery in asteroid sample....
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Posts
Mar 2Mar 2

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS BUSINESS3/2/2021 Mydecine Innovations Group said it completed the world’s first international legal export of dried psilocybin mushrooms, from Jamaica to Canada. LINK: Cresco...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Feb 28Feb 28

Posted by JoeB
Four-wheeled ceremonial chariot unearthed in an area of Pompeii targetted by looters. The Archaeological Park of Pompeii and the Public Prosecutor’s Office of Torre Annunziata have released a press statement ...
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Memes R Us
Feb 27Feb 27

Posted by Philip21
poetic license allowed ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Feb 23Feb 23

Posted by William_Mary
BBC's upcoming White Helmets ‘documentary’ gears up to be a character assassination of those who challenge Syria war narratives The BBC is preparing an attack against journalists, former diplomats, academics and scientists who challenge the ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Feb 22Feb 22

Posted by StellarAmor75
Big discovery from Perseverance and knew it all along...hehe!
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Feb 19Feb 19

Posted by JoeB
The Portfjeld Biota: A Doushantuo-type Lagerstätte from the Ediacaran of southern Peary Land, North Greenland. Remarkably detailed preservation of cells and soft tissues has been described from several Precambrian ...
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Political debate
Feb 14Feb 14

Posted by redbai
This morning I am reminded of a young white man who was given a light sentence for raping a woman and leaving her passed out behind a dumpster. The judge didn't want this one act to ruin the young man's future. That happened in the not to distant ...
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Politics
Feb 9Feb 9

Posted by Lorajay
Both the material and human damage done by the insurrection is being dismissed by the Republicans.
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Psychology
Feb 6Feb 6

Posted by Word
Old understanding, new name?
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jan 29Jan 29

Posted by Larimar
Interesting. Minoan language discovery
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LGBT+
Jan 19Jan 19

Posted by snytiger6
LINK“Star Trek” actress Mary Wiseman comes out as queer & proud / LGBTQ Nation
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jan 16Jan 16

Posted by AmmaRE007
Scientists have just discovered what they have called “The Discovery of The Millennium”, and a huge revelation in human consciousness. This article is two years old, but it is very interesting, and short and sweet. Scientists from Germany ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jan 11Jan 11

Posted by Larimar
Polish discovery sheds light on Machu Picchu construction
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General & Hellos
Jan 8Jan 8

Posted by bobwjr
LINKMan in Pelosi office arrested
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Posts
Jan 4Jan 4

Posted by Nessie_W
Like Pompeii, Herculaneum was a Roman city wiped out by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD. The story of its destruction is different, however. During the initial phase of eruption, winds carried ash and pumice over Pompeii for many hours, burying the...
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Jan 1Jan 1

Posted by azzow2
I have been watching Star Trek Discovery there is definitely a different aspect compared to it the past Star Treks that I have seen anyway. The previous Star Treks are more PG-rated where Discovery is teetering on an R or mature rating.
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General & Hellos
Dec 30, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by bobwjr
After his latest escapade stopping the stimulus checks
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News & Links
Dec 30, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKKen Ham: I Outsmarted My Old Professor Who Said Kidneys Are Poorly Designed | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Dec 24, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by JoeB
Looking for the origin of the Eukaryotes. The Eukaryotic cell is strikingly distinct from its much simpler Prokaryote relatives, possessing not only a nucleus, but also a complex cytoskeleton, a sophisticated ...
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Politics
Dec 18, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Lorajay
It looks like the Trump Department of Defense has lots of documents to shred before they can continue the transition talks. I wonder if it has anything to do with the recent discovery of internet security breaches.
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Love & Relationships
Dec 17, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by LiterateHiker
"Love knows no distance." Was my reply too snarky?
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Dec 10, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by JoeB
Determining the ownership of Human, Hominin, and Hominid remains from archeological and palaeontological sites. All humans can claim a common ancestral link to some Hominin and Hominid remains: this is one of the ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Dec 4, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by IAJO163
LINKNASA's moon water discovery: Find on sunlit part has big implications
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Health & Happiness
Dec 1, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by racocn8
Paul Kurtz listed what he called “Ethical Excellences” that every person should acquire and cultivate: • First is the excellence of autonomy or what Emerson called self-reliance. This means a person’s ability to take control of his or her ...
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News & Links
Nov 30, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKWilson Cruz kicked out on Christmas Eve after telling his dad he was gay
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Religion & Spirituality
Nov 17, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTrump Administration Finalizing Last-Minute Safety Net Cuts | HuffPost
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Trump Pinata
Nov 7, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by altschmerz
The trilogy
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Nov 6, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKA blue-green glow adds to platypuses’ long list of bizarre features | Science News
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General & Hellos
Nov 5, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by barjoe
Trump in Atlanta be like Falcons in 4th Quarter
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Out Of The Illusion
Nov 4, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by William_Mary
When certain crimes are under scrutiny they use profiling methods to examine a suspects history towards discovery of motive creating a means of potential identity. If you apply this to political candidate's one should be more aware of what and who ...
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UAPs, UFOs, USOs and 1st Contact
Oct 31, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by racocn8
The Phenomenon is a new documentary on UFO's is showing on Amazon, Netflix (and other platforms). It is a very good UFO's 101 briefing for those unfamiliar with the subject as well as those with a longer interest. It got an 86 score from Rotten ...
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Posts
Oct 29, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Marionville
29th October 1998...Space Shuttle Discovery blasts off on STS-95 with 77- year old John Glenn on board, making him the oldest person to go into space.
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Oct 26, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Paul4747
LINKPair of studies confirm there is water on the moon - The Washington Post
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Jazz, Blues, Funk, Soul, Reggae, Dance, Punk, Alternative, Rock and Roll.
Oct 26, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by BirdMan1
Hazel Scott, a New Discovery of an Old Talent, for Me:
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Oct 18, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by JoeB
Dinosaur trackway discovered beneath reservoir in Argentina. A Dinosaur trackway has been discovered in an area usually covered by the waters of a reservoir in Neuquen Province, Argentina. The footprints were discovered...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Oct 18, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by JoeB
Identifying fragmentary Mammal teeth from the Early Eocene of Ellesmere Island, Canada. Lower Eocene (Wasatchian-aged) strata of the Margaret Formation, Eureka Sound Group on Ellesmere Island, Nunavut preserve evidence ...
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Michiganders
Oct 14, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by creative51
Discovery of Ice age native american sites underneath the Great Lakes (when water level was much lower)
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General & Hellos
Oct 14, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by GoodMan
LINKNIH RADx initiative advances six new COVID-19 testing technologies | National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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All Things Astronomy
Oct 11, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Ohub
Mars was a sight tonight. Seeing was good. I haven’t had my nearly 20 year old Discovery 8” DHQ dob out in years but it all still worked. Viewing was good enough to use my Televue 4.8mm Nagler and University Optical 5mm orthoscopic for most of ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Oct 6, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by JoeB
Tetrapod fossils from the Late Permian of Shanxi Province, China. Chinese Permian Tetrapods have been known for decades. Dicynodon sinkianensis, now revised as Jimusaria sinkianensis, from the Guodikeng Formation of ...
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Just for Laughs
Oct 6, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by joeandbarb
it isn't an instruction
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This Day In History
Oct 4, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by altschmerz
October 4, 1944 General Eisenhower warns of the risk of “shell shock” I read that WWI soldiers were suffering breakdowns and people just thought that they were weak-willed or something. I'm glad that eventually, someone in a high ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Sep 29, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Water on Mars: Discovery of Three Buried Lakes Intrigues Scientists Researchers say they have detected a group of lakes hidden under the Red Planet's icy surface
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This Day In History
Sep 22, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Marionville
22nd September 2011...CERN scientists announce their discovery of neutrinos breaking the speed of light.
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Out Of The Illusion
Sep 21, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by William_Mary
You have to unite behind another party to finally end this obedience of complicity. And quit allowing the main stream corporate media to condition your perception of truth and facts. The information to better understand yourselves towards ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Sep 19, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by JoeB
Bronze and Iron Age settlements at Guletta in western Sicily. The zone between coastal and interior western Sicily contains a rich matrix of archaeological resources indicative of its changing importance and functions ...
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Conservative Atheists
Sep 18, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by SpikeTalon
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at age 87-
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Movie Lovers
Sep 16, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by St-Sinner
THE UNFINISHED SONG This is the funny and uplifting story of Arthur (Terence Stamp), a curmudgeon old soul perfectly content with sticking to his dull daily routine until his beloved wife (Vanessa Redgrave) introduces him to a spirited local singing...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Sep 13, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by JoeB
Late Bronze Age trade between Sardinia and Cyprus. During winter 2019, thanks to an interdisciplinary collaboration, five more or less complete bowls of Sardinian origin were detected among recently excavated material ...
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Dog Lovers
Sep 11, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Jetty
Possibly 20,000-year-old Domesticated Dog Emerges From Italian Cave Researchers in Italy have discovered Europe’s oldest ancient domesticated dog remains in a southeastern Italian cave. This major discovery and the scientific work that followed is...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Sep 6, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Marionville
HEURISTIC. - Adjective...enabling a person to discover or learn something for themselves “a hands-on or interactive heuristic approach to learning”; a method of learning involving discovery and problem solving using reasoning. In Computing ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Sep 5, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Problem solved ! Won't we all sleep better tonight ? :)
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Trump Pinata
Sep 4, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Merseyman1
Make America great again!
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Posts
Aug 28, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by bingst
Star Trek: Discovery Season 1 to Air on CBS
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Music, Movies & Books
Aug 28, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by bingst
LINKStar Trek: Discovery Season 1 to Air on CBS
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FreeThinkers
Aug 20, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by PBuck0145
"Truth isn’t a process of collective discovery, but an orthodoxy already known to an enlightened few.” "Anyone expressing an opinion outside this consensus is rooted ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Aug 6, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Allamanda
This could be one of the most important inventions ever - Graphene Filtration: A Revolution In Desalination Technology! Published on August 6, 2020 Written by Learn Engineering Recently, a group of Manchester Institute of Science and...
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Posts
Aug 4, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Conversational
I literally had to look up the term Sapio Sexual to figure out what it meant and when I read that it was the sexual arousal to intelligence, I realized that I had just discovered something new about myself. It finally made sense why just the action...
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Posts
Aug 4, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by OldMetalHead
Damn Debbie! A little subtlety next time...
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Music Fans
Aug 2, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Rossy92
Future Islands: For Sure. A recent discovery for me, though I see various songs by this group have been posted here 3 times previously, all back in 2018.
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Jul 30, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Larimar
Discovery of the source of large standing up stones of Stonehenge.
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jul 29, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Petter
An interesting discovery in Spain's Atapuerca cave. This new discovery completes its record of every hominid species to inhabit Europe from over a million years ago to the present day - the only place to do so. .
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Feline Fanatics
Jul 4, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by LuvLayne
Man kept cats in his beard 😃
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jul 4, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Philip21
Speed kills?
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Jul 3, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by azzow2
I attempted Swedish meatballs today was a fun cook. They tasted good I still need to hone my meatball making.
5 comments
Silly, Random & Fun
Jul 2, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Gatovicolo
Let me make something to eat you guys.
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News & Links
Jul 2, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Blackatheist1985
LINKYouTube
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Jul 1, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Druvius
Neat discovery in Norway:
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visual art
Jun 23, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Angelamelek
My latest painting :)
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News & Links
Jun 22, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Lightupmylife
LINKAmazing discovery
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News & Links
Jun 22, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKNew Alabama Law Allows Christian Church to Create Its Own Police Force | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jun 18, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by JeffMesser
An interesting thought
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Posts
Jun 13, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by gsiamne
A Surprise Discovery Points to the Source of Fast Radio Bursts:
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Star Trek fans
Jun 13, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by bingst
Stacey Abrams made a recommendation on NPR's June 13th Weekend All Things Considered (at the end of the show) to watch Star Trek: Discovery. Haha. :D I really wish she had become Georgia's governor. I think this state would be in much better shape...
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Conservative Atheists
Jun 12, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by azzow2
My son has a fake grenade, he tells me he has a grenade so I used an onomatopoeia and say boom to startle him so he drops the grenade. He might need some target practice lol.
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Jun 12, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by t1nick
NEWS RELEASE 11-JUN-2020 New discovery of giant bipedal crocodile footprints in the cretaceous of Korea CU Denver researcher Marin Lockley was a member of the team that found the well-preserved footprints UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO DENVER ...
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Jun 11, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Marionville
Dire Straits. - Solid Rock.
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jun 11, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Bierbasstard
Discovery Channel: Why We Hate series Available Free for 12 days/no subscription or log in required.
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Jun 7, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by JoeB
Guangweicaris spinatus: A Fuxianhuiid Arthropod from the Early Cambrian Guanshan Biota of Yunnan Province, China The Fuxianhuiids occupy a crucial position in the upper stem-lineage of Euarthropods, and have gained ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jun 7, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Astronomers have found a planet like Earth orbiting a star like the sun The discovery of the exoplanet KOI-456.04 orbiting the star Kepler-160 suggests we should more aggressively look for habitable planets around sun-like stars. ...
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Psychology
Jun 6, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by JeffMesser
The possibilities for this new brain discovery are exciting
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Politics
Jun 1, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by CarlosG903
This site is what I Call GOODNESS ...from those who "THINK" instead of HATE like the current SICK PRESIDENTIAL ORANGUTAN-SELF-ADMITTED-SEXUAL-PERERT-MASS-MURDERER-IN-CHIEF!!! This site is best summarized by a Connecticut Republican: "The country's...
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Posts
May 30, 2020May 2020

Posted by Tomfoolery33
Be careful out there.
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Academic (e.g., Science)
May 29, 2020May 2020

Posted by Umbrella_Guard
LINK6 Creepy Hug Defenses for EVERY Woman - YouTube
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
May 27, 2020May 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKResearchers print rainbow colorants on shimmering chocolate
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Photography
May 24, 2020May 2020

Posted by HumanistJohn
Flutterbys
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