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September 1, 2016 - New Moon 9° Virgo Solar Eclipse
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Scientists discover a dark milky way


August 26, 2016    7:00 PM ET


Using the world's most powerful telescopes, an international team of astronomers has found a massive galaxy that consists almost entirely of dark matter. The galaxy, Dragonfly 44, is located in the nearby Coma constellation and had been overlooked until last year because of its unusual composition: It is a diffuse "blob" about the size of the Milky Way, but with far fewer stars. Read More ...



Flat Earth Hypothesis


August 27, 2016    7:03 AM ET


There is a growing movement of Americans who believe that the Earth is flat. They refer to themselves as flat Earthers. Flat Earthers have a wide range of convictions.


I believe their hypothesis stems from the fact that we live in an optical illusion. Is the Earth Flat? - Earth as a Simulation



Crystalinks turns 21


August 25, 2016    9:00 AM ET


On this date, 21 years ago, Crystalinks went online for the first time as a digital website in a digital age - no matter how we got here. It would change my life, and that of my readers, forever. Focus this year has been the 2016 US presidential election - to destroy that which keeps us trapped in this reality. We await a defining movement when illusion becomes truth and we evolve. When I created Crystalinks, I wrote that reality is a hologram. Soon after I realized that Read more ...



Found! Potentially Earth-Like Planet at Proxima Centauri Is Closest Ever


August 24, 2016    6:14 PM ET


Astronomers have discovered a roughly Earth-size alien world around Proxima Centauri, which lies just 4.2 light-years from our own solar system. What's even more exciting, study team members said, is that the planet, known as Proxima b, circles in the star's "habitable zone" - the range of distances at which liquid water could be stable on a world's surface. Read More ...



What Is the Oldest Tree in the World?


August 23, 2016    3:09 PM ET


Until 2013, the oldest individual tree in the world was Methuselah, a 4,845-year-old Great Basin bristlecone pine (Pinus longaeva) in the White Mountains of California. Researchers at the Rocky Mountain Tree-Ring Research Group then announced the age of another P. longaeva also located in the White Mountains - this one 5,062 years old.


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Mental Toll From Bad Jobs Lasts Decades


August 23, 2016    8:00 AM ET


If your job causes stress and anxiety in your life, it may seem obvious that it may be bad for your health. But how does your history of job satisfaction affect your health years down the line? A new study shows that people who had low levels of job satisfaction in their 20s and 30s may have an increased risk of mental health problems in their 40s. Read More ...



Greetings


August 21, 2016    5:40 PM ET


When you meet someone, how do you greet them? Hello? Hi? Hello, how are you? How ya' doing? What's happening? I tend to just smile and say Hi.


One day I noticed that most people say, "Hello, how are you?" be they interested or not.


Greetings: Etiquette, Voyager Golden Record



Extratemporal


No date No time


Extratemporal: Something that appears to happen outside of linear time.


Missing time, aliens,


2016 new Fall TV series about time travel


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