Vatican Library makes 15,000 manuscripts available online for free

Explore a selection of digitized materials from their vast catalogue. Archbishop Jean-Louis Bruguès, Prefect of the Vatican Library, announced on Wednesday the opening of the DigiVatLib, a shortening of digital Vatican Library. The Archbishop explained that over the last five years the … Continue reading

Newly uncovered super-Earth 31 light-years away may be habitable

https://www.axios.com/super-earth-31-light-years-away-may-support-life-d1d0298d-3c82-4f99-a4af-22774fc1ed70.html NASA announced Wednesday that its Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has uncovered a potentially habitable planet just 31 light-years away from our solar system. TESS member and associate professor of astronomy Lisa Kaltenegger, who led the international team and who is also director … Continue reading

1 Federal Department Now Spending $100 Billion Per Month

For the first time in our nation’s history, there is now a federal department spending an average of more than $100 billion per month. No, it is not the Department of Defense, which is charged with the core federal responsibility … Continue reading

Pope appoints Sri Lankan as Secretary of Vatican’s inter-religious dialogue body

Pope Francis on July 3 appointed Sri Lankan priest, Msgr. Indunil Janakaratne Kodithuwakku Kankanamalage as Secretary of the Vatican’s Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue. The 52-year-old monsignor has been serving as the Under-secretary of the Council since 2012. Pope Francis … Continue reading