Reasons Why Smart People Do Foolish Things

Reasons Why Smart People Do Foolish Things

Most likely, all of us know somebody who is very intelligent, but for some reason, does amazingly stupid things.  Often times, these silly things are objects of fun and humor.  But what does it really mean for someone to be considered…

Warming Seas Pose New Dangers to Whales

Warming Seas Pose New Dangers to Whales

It seems that the warming climate and seas affects more than meets the eye. Warmer waters in our seas are not ideal conditions for our whales either. This year, there have been smaller numbers of whale sightings. This underscores the…

Earth May Be on the Verge of a Catastrophe

Earth May Be on the Verge of a Catastrophe

Have you had enough hurricanes, earthquakes and natural disasters? Apparently, Mother Earth may have some other things in store for us – at least this is what scientists think. The quantity of carbon dioxide that people will release in the…

The Nutcracker Man Gave Us Genital Herpes?

The Nutcracker Man Gave Us Genital Herpes

Genital herpes is that affliction that many have, and few discuss. While we often hear about other sexually transmitted ailments, herpes is not addressed as often. But now we are learning new things about the origin of genital herpes. It…

Moth Creates Unique Chemical Weapons for Each Predator

Moth Creates Unique Chemical Weapons for Each Predator

Nature never ceases to amaze. Here are moths that have the ability to create the right chemical weapon to defend itself against specific predator. Almost like a fast order restaurant, serving orders that are needed at the moment. Wood Tiger…

Most People are Flat Wrong about Schizophrenia

Most People are Flat Wrong about Schizophrenia

Do we really know the whole story about schizophrenia? Yes, we see the occasional news story where someone afflicted with the disease goes off the deep end and commits a heinous crime and that is the impression that most of…

Meditation Could Prevent Heart Disease

Meditation Could Prevent Heart Disease

Experts are now telling us that meditation could very well help prevent heart disease. Amazing how each one of us could set aside twenty or thirty minutes each day to meditate and calm our minds, and that activity could provide…

Homeless Cats are Helping Reduce a Rising Rat Population

Homeless Cats are Helping Reduce a Rising Rat Population

What an amazing idea. Let us gather up all the homeless cats and have them help us attack a rising rat population. Because obviously having too many rats is a big problem. After all, aren’t rats notorious for spreading nasty…

Wall Street Firms Plan to Move Trillions into Blockchains in 2018

Wall Street Firms Plan to Move Trillions into Blockchains in 2018

The financial industry appears to be adopting the blockchain technology. This is the same technology that many fans had hoped will destroy the current finance industry. Whenever blockchains first came out almost a decade ago, they were literally tech backbone for…

5 Ways to Help You Start Living in the Present

5 Ways to Help You Start Living in the Present

One of the concepts that many of us have a terrible time trying to understand and use in our own lives is that of living in the present. What does that mean exactly? How do we accomplish such a state…

Sexually Transmitted Diseases Now are at All Time Highs

Sexually Transmitted Diseases Now are at All Time Highs

This report from the CDC is very troubling, but perhaps not for why most of us would think. This is an old tale. It began with all the fear-mongering WW II posters that warned soldiers concerning the awful venereal disease (VD).…