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May 6, 2016 - New Moon 16° Taurus
May 21, 2016 - Full Moon 1° Sagittarius






Aging


May 3, 2016    5:30 PM ET


In a study published today, scientists in Rotterdam claim for the first time to have found a gene that specifically affects how old people look. The gene came to light when researchers noticed that people who carried mutations in the gene appeared, on average, two years older than they were. If verified, finding could help understand how people's faces change with time, and may ultimately lead to ways of slowing the most visible effects of aging. Read More ...'



UFO or Jellyfish?


May 3, 2016    4:50 PM ET


Sometimes things are not what they appear to be.


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'Impossibly Rare' Violet Diamond Found


May 3, 2016    3:48 PM ET


A rare violet diamond, the largest of its kind ever found at Australia's remote Argyle mine, will be the centerpiece of Rio Tinto''s annual pink diamonds showcase, the company said Tuesday.The rough gem, discovered in August 2015 at a mine where more than 90 percent of the world's pink and red jewels are produced, originally weighed 9.17 carats and had etchings, pits and crevices. Read More ...



New Nazca Geoglyph Found in Peru


May 3, 2016    3:00 PM ET


Measuring 98-feet long, the geoglyph is located within the central area of the Nazca pampa, a large, flat, arid region of Peru between the Andes and the coast. The line drawing is of an animal, with many legs and spotted markings, sticking out its tongue. The animal drawing might be linked to the vast ceremonial center of Cahuachi, which contains about 40 mounds topped with adobe structures. Read More ...



Fun at the Met Gala


May 3, 2016    10:36 AM ET


On Paranormal Day we segue to Monday night's Met Gala where the 2016 theme was "Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology".


Check out some of the fashions



Girls Just Wanna Have Fun


May 3, 2016    12:00 PM ET


Met Gala 2016


Daytime Emmy's "The Talk" Wins


Ellie and the Color Green


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White House Correspondents' Dinner (WHCA)


May 1, 2016    10:39 AM ET


Ellie reporting on the WHCA while watching a recording of last night's show ...


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