Current Earthquake Activity and Aftershocks

Earthquake activity continues to accelerate
exponentially in the Pacific Ring of Fire.

September 21 - October 6 - Oktoberfest
September 21 - International Day of Peace
September 22 - 71st Emmy Awards
September 23 - Autumnal Equinox - Mabon
September 23 - Sun in Libra
September 28 - New Moon / Super Moon 5° Libra
September 29 - Rosh Hashanah - Jewish New Year

Reading with Ellie

Ellie's World Archives 2019

Ellie's Video Blogs 2019

Monday September 16, 2019     6:40 PM EDT

Ellie's World Blogs
Meditative Sand Labyrinths
Sand Dunes on Mars
Wellness Retreat
Pat, Joanne, Old Souls and Flying Free
Family Matters

Sand Dunes Snake Near Mars' North Pole - September 16, 2019

Not Only Didn't We Find Water On An Earth-Like Exoplanet, But We Can't With Current Technology   Forbes - September 16, 2019

Rare metallic asteroids might have erupted molten iron   PhysOrg - September 16, 2019

Astronomers detect the most massive neutron star ever measured   PhysOrg - September 16, 2019

Hawaiian observatory captures the first in-depth look at mysterious space object thought to be the second 'interstellar visitor' ever observed   Daily Mail - September 16, 2019

The visible spectrum of C/2019 Q4 (Borisov), the first confirmed interstellar comet   PhysOrg - September 16, 2019

Brad Pitt talks weightlessness and calluses on phone call to ISS   PhysOrg - September 16, 2019

Inside the Race to Discover a Water Vapor World   Live Science - September 16, 2019


Blackest Black ever created by MIT scientists, captures over 99.9% of light   Newsweek - September 16, 2019


Origin-of-Life Study Points to Chemical Chimeras, Not RNA   Quanta Mechanics - September 16, 2019

What Otzi the Iceman's Tattoos Reveal About Copper Age Medical Practices   Smithsonian - September 16, 2019


The Mystery of the Sayhuite Monolith   Mysterious Universe - September 16, 2019

Sayhuite Monolith   Wikipedia


Misperceptions about racial economic progress are pervasive   PhysOrg - September 16, 2019

Economists find mixed values of 'thoughts and prayers'   PhysOrg - September 16, 2019

Researchers find a new way to explain population differences in personality structure among humans   PhysOrg - September 16, 2019


Research team developing Indigenous languages app   PhysOrg - September 16, 2019


'Climigration': When communities must move because of climate change   PhysOrg - September 16, 2019

Psychotherapist: What I've learned from listening to children talk about climate change   PhysOrg - September 16, 2019

Atlantic Ocean may get a jump-start from the other side of the world   PhysOrg - September 16, 2019

Geochemists measure new composition of Earth's mantle   PhysOrg - September 16, 2019

Faster pace of climate change is 'scary', former chief scientist says   BBC - September 16, 2019

2019 ozone hole could be smallest in three decades   BBC - September 16, 2019

Indonesia haze: Why do forests keep burning?   BBC - September 16, 2019

- Long-Sought Village Jesus Visited After Crucifixion Possibly Found   Live Science - September 16, 2019


Manhattan DA subpoenas Trump's tax returns in probe of hush money payments   NBC - September 16, 2019

General Motors auto workers strike in US   BBC - September 16, 2019

'Drone' attack on Saudis destabilizes an already volatile region   BBC - September 16, 2019

Saudi oil attacks: US says intelligence shows Iran involved   BBC - September 16, 2019


Ric Ocasek, lead singer of The Cars, found dead at 75 years old   CNN - September 16, 2019

Phyllis Newman, Tony Award-Winning Broadway Star, Is Dead at 86   NY Times - September 16, 2019

Eddie Money, 'Two Tickets to Paradise' Singer, Dies at 70   Variety - September 16, 2019

Today's Events, Birthdays and Quotes

September 16, 1925 - May 14, 2015

B.B. King

  B.B. King Google Videos

B.B. King was an award winning American blues
singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Discography

Everyone wants to go to heaven, but no one wants to die.

B.B. King Quotes

September 16, 1992

Nick Jonas

  Nick Jonas Google Videos

Nick Jonas is an award winning American
songwriter, singer, musician and actor
Discography -- Filmography

I get to wake up every day and create music. And even when it's a
tough moment as far as career ups and downs, it's always something
you're passionate about, and it's a beautiful way to spend your life.

Nick Jonas Quotes

September 16, 1968

Marc Anthony

  Marc Anthony Google Videos

Marc Anthony is an award winning American
singer-songwriter, actor and producer.
Discography -- Filmography

My thing is music, period.

Marc Anthony Quotes

September 16, 1971

Amy Poehler

  Amy Poehler Google Videos

Amy Poehler is an award winning American
actress, comedian, producer and writer. Filmography

Improvisation is almost like the retarded cousin in the comedy world.

Amy Poehler Quotes

September 16, 1964

Molly Shannon

  Molly Shannon Google Videos

Molly Shannon is an American
comic actress. Filmography

There's a psychology to being a comedian.
You have to get into someone's head and connect.

Molly Shannon Quotes

September 16, 1981

Alexis Bledel

  Alexis Bledel Google Videos

Alexis Bledel is an award winning American
actress and fashion model. Filmography

Hi! Here's a helpful tip I've learned. Think each decision through carefully

because you already have the answer and know the right thing to do.

Alexis Bledel Quotes 1

Alexis Bledel Quotes 2

September 16, 1952

Mickey Rourke

  Mickey Rourke Google Videos

Mickey Rourke is an award winning
American actor and screenwriter. Filmography

I thought for many years that because of my ability I could beat the system.
I was wrong.

Mickey Rourke Quotes

September 16, 1949

Ed Begley, Jr.

  Ed Begley, Jr. Google Videos

Ed Begley, Jr. is an American film, television
and stage actor and environmentalist Filmography

The Elders said, "The day would come
when we must save the planet."

That day is now. Less is more.
Live simply so that others can simply live.

Ed Begley, Jr. Quotes

September 16, 1956

David Copperfield

  David Copperfield Google Videos

David Copperfield is an award winning
American illusionist. Filmography

The real secret of magic lies in the performance.

David Copperfield Quotes 1

David Copperfield Quotes 2