The possible existence of extraterrestrial life is one of the most fascinating and controversial subjects speculated upon today. Recently published research continues to indicate that it's highly likely that…Continue
Normally, I prefer to write about just one or two recent scientific studies and their meaning and implications. Recently, however, there's been a flood of interesting studies published, too many to cover on an individual basis. Instead, here's 5 brand-new scientific research that either demonstrates the…Continue
Added by Sean Meshorer on March 24, 2012 at 9:17pm — No Comments
Whitney Houston's death is sad. Any time great talent and creativity is lost from our world, it's a loss for us all. But what's more sad is the woman and life herself. Though it was immediately speculated upon at the time of her death, we now have…Continue
Added by Sean Meshorer on March 23, 2012 at 1:01pm — No Comments
Normally, I try not to wade into partisan politics. Spirituality is above and beyond the mundane world of party affiliations. One can be a Democrat or Republican, capitalist or socialist, left-winger or right-winger and still discover bliss and spiritual truth.
Recently, however, Rush Limbaugh has ignited a firestorm of controversy over his ridiculous,…
I've been thinking about the unfolding John Friend scandal that just became public. He's a yoga and spiritual teacher who's been revealed to be a fairly different person than he and his public reputation had lead people to believe.
How does something like this happen? What's the thought or decision process that leads someone so far astray?
Like everything that grows popular, eventually a backlash begins. It now looks like we've firmly entered the era of anti-yoga hysteria. It's both amusing and sad.
The attacks and odd claims come from a variety of angles. Fundamentalist Christians, of course, have long ranged somewhere between mildly concerned to downright apoplectic over the ascendance of yoga. That's not new--or news. More interestingly, the latest hysterical misinformation comes from the mainstream media. Especially…Continue