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

International Conference on Cohesive Societies to discuss issues surrounding faith, identity and cohesion

International Conference on Cohesive Societies to discuss issues surrounding faith, identity and cohesion Read about Indonesia in New World Encyclopedia here: http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Indonesia … Continue reading

Thanks to Yao Ming the Slaughter of Sharks for their Fins is Down 80%

THANKS TO YAO’S CAMPAIGN, SUPPORT FOR A SHARK FIN SOUP BAN HAS SKYROCKETED IN CHINA Back in 2011, NBA Hall of Famer and GOAT of Chinese basketball, Yao Ming, became the face of an awareness campaign on shark fin consumption that … Continue reading