The Lyrid Meteor shower will reach its peak late on April 22 (Earth Day) when as many as 20 meteors per hour are expected to whiz through the night sky.
Motivation comes and it goes. Here are five steps to stay motivated in order to achieve your goals, even when things get tough: (1) Set specific goals and write them down; (2) Visualize yourself after you have achieved your goal; (3) Surround yourself with positive people who are living the live you wish to have; (4) Be consistent – DO IT EVERY DAY; (5) Help someone else
Earth & Space News April 22, 2015: Space weather: there were 6-8 M-class solar flares yesterday, Big CMEs on incoming limb, sun spots; Earthquake watch; RapidScat Proving Valuable for Tropical Cyclones; Soil Moisture Mission Produces First Global Maps; Global Weather
In Planetary, a new thought-provoking documentary, director Guy Reid seeks to inspire a shift in how we view our connection to nature. Watch the trailer…
Jin Shin Jyutsu is an ancient oriental Art of harmonizing life energy within the body. It involves the application of the hands for gently balancing the flow of life energy in the body; more generally, it is the awakening to awareness of complete harmony within the self and the universe. This video demonstrates 8 hand positions, called mudras, that are part of the Jin Shin Jyutsu knowledge available to assist us in balancing our own bodies, minds and spirits.
Japan’s maglev bullet train reached a record speed of 603 kilometres per hour (375 miles per hour) during a manned test run near Mount Fuji on Tuesday.
Earth & Space News April 21, 2015: Space weather – sun spots, M-class solar flare, magnetic storm; Earthquake watch; Ceres’ Bright Spots Come Back Into View; Global weather – Sydney lashed by the storm of the century; Cyclonic’ storm hammering NSW set to get worse before it gets better
“(T)EFFOR” is an explosive new film that shines a bright light on the FBI’s shadowy use of informants in its counterterrorism sting operations. These undercover operatives are meant to root out would-be terrorists before they attack. Since 9/11, they have been used to prosecute at least 158 people. But critics argue they often target the wrong people, “including those with intellectual and mental disabilities, and the indigent.”
The Mitsukoshi Nihombashi department store in Tokyo shows off its new life-like humanoid robot receptionist who helps guide customers to the building’s floors
Monday sees the Sun switch into Taurus, the 2nd sign of the Zodiac, with an Earth Element, and a Fixed quality
Are these random events? Or are they synchronicities? Or even signs of fate? What do you think about coincidences that defy all the mathematical odds?
Earth & Space News April 19, 2015: Space weather – a solar umbral field built up & snapped; GOCE helps tap into sustainable energy resources; Arctic Sea Ice News & Analysis; Global weather