You may be familiar with the speed of light, but the reason it exists and how we discovered it is pretty fascinating. Support me on Patreon! www.patre...
Hanukkah 101: Understanding The 8 Days Of Light
Light and Momentary Troubles
Our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all. So we fix our eyes not on what is see…
The Circle of Light: How to Give
What does it mean to be a light unto the nations? In this talk, Adina Lichtman describes her own exploration to find the meaning of this admonishment from Isaiah. Reflecting on her founding of a wide-reaching project (Knock Knock Give a Sock) to provide the simple necessity of a pair of socks to those in need, Lichtman discusses how “being a light unto nations” happens not only through direct giving, but giving others the opportunity to give.
How to measure the speed of light
All you need to measure the speed of light is a microwave, a ruler & a bar of chocolate! To show you how to do this quantum kitchen experiment, here's Ross &...
How to Light Shabbat Candles
As a ceremonial object or art, the candle is generally overlooked, yet it has great significance. Whether intended for practical ...
Why the Speed of Ships Is Measured in Knots
How fast you're going while out floating on the big blue can be notoriously tricky to judge if you're just eyeballing it. One method used to get around this issue was introduced in the sixteenth century using a "chip log" or "log-line."
How to break the speed of light
You can break the speed of light in your back yard! (but don't worry, Einstein is still right) Tweet it - bit.ly/rOv00A Facebook it - on.fb.me/...
How “Red Light, Green Light” Leads to Better Learners
Young children who can sit still and focus are more likely to graduate from college than children who are easily distracted, according to a new study from Oregon State University.
In light of what He has done...
Crosspoint Family, When you think about all God did for the Israelites, it’s really almost comical that they would grumble and complain. ...
What Does It Mean to Be Salt and Light?
Mon January 28, 2019 · Comments When it came to communicating truths about the kingdom of God , Jesus had His work cut out for Him. His time was spent traveling the Judean countryside teaching complicated and abstract truths to simple and largely uneducated people This is why He taught in parables so often. These basic stories were easy to understand, remember, and pass on. And when Jesus wasn't using parables , He often taught in metaphors and similes because they were effective…
How Do You Respond to the “Check Engine” Light?
One of the most frustrating sights on my vehicle dashboard is the “Check Engine” light. The problem is not necessarily the light itself. It’s the fact that the light can indicate so many things. Three years ago I was in Denver, CO about to…
Speed-dependent attraction governs what goes on at the heart of midge swarms
Ever wondered what makes the collective behavior in insect swarms possible? Andy Reynolds from Rothamsted Research, UK, and colleagues at Stanford University, California, USA, modelled the effect of an attraction force, which resembles Newton's gravity force, acting towards the centre of a midge swarm. In a recent study published in EPJ E, their model reveals that the gravity-like attraction towards the heart of the swarm increases with an individual's flight speed.
6 Ways to Bring Light to Heated Talks with Teenagers
Not everything that goes through your mind should come out of your mouth.
How Fast the Light Speed from Nasa
Simple Animations by a NASA Scientist 'Prove' The Speed of Light Is Torturously Slow Don't thinking the speed of light really fast. In earth yes, but cosmic ...
Light for Electricians: How Christians Bring Hope to Business
Our new web series on work shows beautiful orthodoxy in action.
Letting in the light of how God knows us
Daily Lift podcasts are short takes on inspiring ideas to enrich your day and share with friends.
How an allegation of plagiarism shed light on racial discrimination
After a Suffolk University undergraduate's blog account of the incident went viral, support poured in from others, indicating discrimination in academia is widespread.
Be At My Side, To Light And Guard, To Rule And Guide
As children and educators across this great country return for another academic year, let us entrust their protection both to the guardian angels and our Blessed Mother! Send me their names so that I can include them in the prayers and Masses here at our Lady’s National Shrine.
This Is Why The Speed Of Gravity Must Equal The Speed Of Light
It's been spectacularly confirmed by observation, but theoretically, it couldn't have been any other way.