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'The Skin Game'

Jerry Zezima | Posted 01.19.2016 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

For the past 40 years, which is how long I have been in journalism, I have had a nose for news. So I guess it was not surprising that the news I received recently involved my nose.

Watch The Sun Do Something Incredibly Weird

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.19.2016 | Science

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Hillary or Bernie: Who Will Win Debate #3?

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 12.18.2015 | Politics
Larry Schwimmer

The next Democratic National debate (broadcast on ABC) will take place on Saturday, December 19 in Manchester, New Hampshire. This is the third debat...

Black Hole Eats A Star The Size Of Our Sun... And Burps

The Huffington Post | Eliza Sankar-Gorton | Posted 12.01.2015 | Science

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See The Sun In Stunning New Ultra-HD Video

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 11.03.2015 | Science

Here's a chance to see the sun without damaging your eyes.  NASA has released a 30-minute, ultra-high definition 4K video of the sun call...

We All Shine On

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 11.02.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Dennis Merritt Jones

"Yeah we all shine on, like the moon, and the stars, and the sun." -- John Lennon Last night after watching the nine-o'clock news (not recommended)...

Enjoy a Beautiful Sunset

Edieth Wu | Posted 10.22.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Edieth Wu

I was immediately reminded of the many hours of sunsets I have enjoyed; sadly, I couldn't remember how long it had been since I had treated myself to the relaxing sensation of being near the water, experiencing a gorgeous sunset -- a place that offers so much.

When the Bough Breaks

Jerry Zezima | Posted 09.16.2015 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

When I bought my house, which the bank owns but kindly allows me to pay for, I was thrilled to have a big yard with lots of beautiful trees. Apparently, the trees don't feel the same, which is why, after a recent storm, the oak was on me.

Why Is the Sun Getting Stronger and Stronger?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 08.28.2015 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo

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Eight Feng Shui Ways to Turn Your Student Into a Scholar

Ellen Whitehurst | Posted 08.14.2015 | Education
Ellen Whitehurst

These easy-to-understand Feng Shui tips that anyone can use to strengthen their education luck can be sued by parents who want to use these cures to benefit children's scholastic luck while teens can use this advice to be motivated to get the best grades possible.

What Is The Best Sign?

Constance Stellas | Posted 08.10.2015 | Entertainment
Constance Stellas

If we think of all the Star Signs as ingredients that make up our character the recipe becomes nuanced and complex. The position of the Sun sign represents the personality. The Moon position describes our emotional responses and the Ascendant (determined by the birth time) describes the face we show to the outside world.

Earth Joins the Selfie Brigade

Kimberly K. Arcand | Posted 07.24.2015 | Science
Kimberly K. Arcand

Remember when you had to rely on seeing just a part of yourself in the reflection of a dark lake or in a small expensive piece of polished copper or silver-mercury? Probably not.

WATCH: 3 Ways Sunshine Makes You Happy and Healthy

HooplaHa | Posted 07.23.2015 | Healthy Living
HooplaHa

We all feel a little happier on a sunny day or riding in a car with the windows down. Sometimes the most calming place to be is sitting on the beach l...

6 Pool Safety Questions You Need Answered Before You Dive In

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Scholl | Posted 07.18.2015 | Healthy Living

On a hot summer day, very little is quite as appealing as your local swimming pool.  Swimming is the most popular recreational activity for child...

Your Soul On Solstice

Miriam Ava | Posted 06.22.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Miriam Ava

On Summer Solstice, when the light is the longest, extend your soul to el sol. Plunge back into the ancient visceral knowing that the cosmos celebr...

5 Shocking Sunscreen Facts

Dr. Susan Taylor | Posted 06.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Susan Taylor

It's the time of year to pull out the sunscreen, but before you do, learn these five shocking sunscreen facts.

Caribbean Islands You Probably Haven't Been To

Culture-ist | Posted 05.14.2015 | Travel
Culture-ist

Chances are that if you've been lucky enough to vacation in the Caribbean, you've probably hit up hot spots like Aruba, Jamaica and the Bahamas.

Sun Fires Off Vast 'Filament' In Spectacular New Video

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 05.07.2015 | Science

WOW! The sun fired off a colossal filament on April 28-29, and the sun-watching Solar & Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) spacecraft was able to catch t...

Just How Big Is The Sun?

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 04.24.2015 | Science

In case you didn't realize this already: our sun is very, very big. As a new MinutePhysics video explains (above), its diameter is about 400 times ...

LOOK: Stunning Auroras Seen By Skywatchers Around The World

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 03.23.2015 | Science

Along with astronauts aboard the International Space Station, skywatchers around the world were treated to a stunning light show on St. Patrick's Day-...

This Enormous Solar Flare Will Make You Feel Very, Very Small

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 03.12.2015 | Science

Well, this certainly puts the size of our planet in perspective. The sun unleashed an enormous solar flare on Wednesday at 12:22 p.m. EDT. NASA's S...

Upcoming Eclipse Sparks Worries In Europe

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 03.09.2015 | Science

A total solar eclipse--the biggest in Europe since 1999--will darken skies over parts of the continent at 9:45 a.m. UT (5:45 a.m. Eastern Time) on Fri...

Saving Daylight

Donna Henes | Posted 05.06.2015 | Green
Donna Henes

Daylight Savings Time is thought to be an effective way to cut back on the use of energy. The theory is that energy use and the demand for electricity for lighting homes is directly related to the times when people go to bed at night and rise in the morning. A good percentage of energy consumed by lighting and appliances occurs in the evening, when families are home.

What Sunset Would Look Like If The Sun Were Swapped With Other Stars

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 03.05.2015 | Science

Ah, sunset. We've all enjoyed the sublime moment when the Earth spins on its axis and the sinking sun fills the sky with brilliant color. But what ...

Five Years On The Sun's Surface Captured In Spectacular Time-Lapse Video

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 02.15.2015 | Science

Since its launch in February 11, 2010, NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory has been busy watching the sun, capturing an image of the magnificent star ...