Harassment of manatees, which are protected by the Endangered Species Act, is a Class A federal crime that carried a $US50,000 (£36,000) fine and/or up to a year in federal prison, reports the New York Post. … [Read more...] about Divers find ‘Trump’ carved into body of manatee in horrific underwater footage
Mueller report finds nothing
Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., brings up the separation of families at the border during a joint hearing of the House Committee on the Judiciary and House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform examining the Inspector General's report of the FBI's Clinton email probe, on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, June 19, 2018 in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) … [Read more...] about After entanglement with Chinese spy, Eric Swalwell warned of ‘influx of Russians’ in US politics under Trump
But there are still a few physical mediums, including de Haas. Beyond physical tricks that such mediums can use, Wiseman and his colleagues have found that the pure power of suggestibility can fool participants in séances into believing they've seen paranormal activity. He and his colleagues have done experiments in which they ran séances using objects painted with luminous paint. Wiseman had the participants sit around a table in a dark room and suggested that the objects were moving, even though they were stationary. After the experiment, around a third of the people reported that they'd seen the objects move, simply based on suggestion … [Read more...] about Can science ‘prove’ there’s an afterlife? Netflix documentary says yes.
I love finding the written word in public places. If you’ve been on Wellington’s waterfront in the last few years, you’ll know there are strategically placed excerpts from poems, printed in raised type on big concrete slabs, or on the wooden beams of a pedestrian bridge. It’s a great touch for a city, an encouragement to stop and look, rather than simply walk. My only regret is that their installation came after my departure from the capital in 2005, but whenever I stay there now, I’m drawn back to that place, and find myself re-reading those quotes. … [Read more...] about Lessons on living respectfully in our world
The US Treasury DepartmentThe US Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)The Department of Health's National Institutes of Health (NIH)The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency (CISA)The Department of Homeland Security (DHS)The US Department of StateThe National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) (also disclosed today) The US Department of Energy (DOE) (also disclosed today) Three US states (also disclosed today) City of Austin (also disclosed today) The only private company which acknowledged getting hacked via the malware-laced SolarWinds platform is cybersecurity firm FireEye. … [Read more...] about Microsoft confirms it was also breached in recent SolarWinds supply chain hack