Dinosaur Tracks Discovered At NASA Space Flight Center Reveal Prehistoric America

January 31, 2018

Dinosaur tracks hiding on NASA property date back more than 100 million years and reveal what prehistoric Maryland’s environment may have looked like. There are dozens of tracks that dinosaurs and other extinct animals embedded in a chunk of sandstone over the course of a few days during the Cretaceous geological period, the space agency reported.… Read more

Disney buys much of Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox in deal that will reshape Hollywood

December 14, 2017

LOS ANGELES — Walt Disney Co. has finalized a $52.4 billion deal to buy much of Rupert Murdoch’s entertainment empire, a blockbuster union that would radically transform Hollywood into a land of fewer giants. The stock deal, which Disney announced Thursday morning, represents Disney’s boldest acquisition yet. If regulators approve it, the Burbank behemoth would take… Read more

Here’s How to Prepare For ‘The Last Jedi’

December 12, 2017

The hype for Rian Johnson’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi has reached critical levels, thanks to the overwhelmingly positive reviews that flooded in after Monday night’s press previews in New York, London and L.A. To avoid the inevitable spoilers that will be unavoidable after the film’s release on Friday, super fans can check out Episode VIII… Read more

Taxing the rich to help the poor? Here’s what the Bible says

December 12, 2017

By Mathew Schmalz, Associate Professor of Religion, College of the Holy Cross. Biblical principles have provided an understanding on how to help the needy. Lamppost Collective/Shutterstock.com The new tax reform bill has led to an intense debate over whether it would help or hurt the poor. Tax reform in general raises critical issues about whether the… Read more

National Book Lovers Day 2017 Quotes

August 9, 2017

Aug. 9 marks the National Book Lovers Day. It is unclear how this day was first marked, however, many celebrate it by picking up their favorite book and settling down in a nice reading spot. On National Book Lovers Day, you can visit one of the 120,000 libraries in the U.S. and grab your favorite book.… Read more

Why We Haven’t Found Life Anywhere Else in the Universe

July 26, 2017

In the Milky Way alone, there are an estimated 100,000 million stars and 100 billion planets, many of which are “potentially habitable,” meaning they could have the conditions right for life to emerge. With an estimated two trillion galaxies in the universe, the universe should be teeming with alien life. So where is it? It is… Read more