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Think You're Good At Paying Attention? This Video May Make You Think Twice

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 11.24.2014 | Healthy Living

If you consider yourself an observant person, it won't be hard for you to count how many red cards are in a stack, right? BuzzFeed Blue's selectiv...

An Incredible Look at a Star Cluster

David J. Eicher | Posted 03.17.2014 | Science
David J. Eicher

The light your eye captures from this object tonight has traveled through space since Galileo first used a telescope.

Now Is the Time to See Jupiter!

David J. Eicher | Posted 03.05.2014 | Science
David J. Eicher

Jupiter is at maximum brilliancy, reflecting the greatest amount of sunlight straight back to us, and it's also visible all night, rising at sunset and setting at sunrise.

Dr. Toy Talks About the Basics of Play ©

Stevanne Auerbach | Posted 06.02.2013 | Parents
Stevanne Auerbach

Play is an on-going, natural process for children. Like little sponges, children begin observing and absorbing from infancy. They learn by using all t...

Yes... But How?

Denise M. Wilbanks | Posted 10.15.2012 | Healthy Living
Denise M. Wilbanks

What would you do if you knew how to interpret the readout of your lifelong conditioning? What would you change and, most importantly, how would you go forward into the world and embrace the unknown?

Life at the SETI Institute: DIY -- Do your own SETI searches with setiQuest Data and Software

SETI Institute | Posted 11.28.2011 | Technology
SETI Institute

By Dr. Gerry Harp, an astrophysicist at the SETI Institute. Figure 1: A waterfall plot. This shows the signal as a function of frequency (increas...

Inspired by Donkey Ears (and Why It Matters)

Katherine Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Katherine Dunn

My newfound affliction to donkey ears is a beautiful gift not only to my art, but also to my life and health. For observing them requires me to stop and experience each enjoyable twitch.

What Does It Mean To Receive?

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

Do you get so busy during the day that you do not take a moment to receive, to be aware of, the good around you? Do you ever pause to take in the beauty of flowers?

The Heisenberg Effect of Televising Political Negotiations

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Because I wanted as wide an audience as possible, I wrote this article the way I did. Because I know in advance that I'm "being observed," I changed my presentation. The same is true in politics.