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APRIL 2017
April 1 - April Fool's Day
April 2 - World Awareness Autism Day
April 2 - Academy of Country Music Awards
April 5 - National Walking Day
April 7 - World Health Day
April 8 - MTV Movie Awards
April 9 - May 3 Mercury Retrograde
April 9 - Palm Sunday
April 10-18 - Passover
April 13 - Holy Thursday
April 14 - Good Friday
April 14-23 - New York International Auto Show
April 16-26 - Lyrid Meteor Showers
April 16 - Easter Sunday
April 17 - US Income Tax Day
April 17 - Boston Marathon
April 19-30 - TriBeCa Film Festival
April 22 - Earth Day
April 20 - Sun in Taurus
April 20 - 420 - 4/20 Weed Day
April 27 - Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day
April 29 - White House Correspondents' Association Dinner
















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Tuesday March 28, 2017     1:00 PM EST


Ellie's World Blogs
New Moon in Aries
Sudden Death Syndrome in Adults
College Scholarship Money
This Week in the Matrix


Ancient palace complex discovered in Mexican Valley of Oaxaca   PhysOrg - March 28, 2017

Maya in the News

Ancient Assyrian Tomb with 10 Skeletons Discovered in Iraq   Live Science - March 28, 2017

Uber Redeploys Its Self-Driving Cars After a Wreck in Arizona   Wired - March 28, 2017

Credit card details and passwords of millions of users have been leaked online by Microsoft's Docs.com   Daily Mail - March 28, 2017

VPNs Won't Save You from Congress' Internet Privacy Giveaway   Wired - March 28, 2017
The House of Representatives is set to vote as early as today on a resolution that would reverse Obama-era regulations preventing internet service providers from selling your web browsing history on the open market.

I Took the AI Class Facebookers Are Literally Sprinting to Get Into   Wired - March 28, 2017

Cyclone Debbie: 'Monster' storm batters Australia   BBC - March 28, 2017

  In executive order, Trump to dramatically change US approach to climate change   Space.com - March 28, 2017

SpaceX Test-Fires Used Rocket Ahead of Historic Thursday Launch   CNN - March 28, 2017

Physicists Say Portals Link Our Reality to "Dark Matter"   Mysterious Universe - March 28, 2017

DarkMatter

Tomb Raider: First pic of Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft released   BBC - March 28, 2017




Today's Events, Birthdays and Quotes


March 28, 2017

New Moon 7° Aries




March 28, 1986

Lady Gaga

  Lady Gaga Google Videos

Lady Gaga (born Stefani Germanotta) is an award winning
American singer, songwriter, fashion designer, pianist and
performance artist. Discography


Whether I'm wearing lots of makeup or no makeup,
I'm always the same person inside.

Lady Gaga Quotes




March 28, 1955

Reba McEntire

  Reba McEntire Google Videos

Reba McEntire is an award winning
American country music artist.
Discography -- Filmography


Singing sad songs often has a way of healing a situation.

It gets the hurt out in the open into the light,
out of the darkness.

Reba McEntire Quotes




March 28, 1970

Vince Vaughn

  Vince Vaughn Google Videos

Vince Vaughn is an award winning American
film actor, producer and comedian. Filmography


Whenever you're scared of something, don't let that define you.
We all feel it, just step up.

Vince Vaughn Quotes




March 28, 1948

Dianne Wiest

  Dianne Wiest Google Videos

Dianne Wiest is an award winning American
stage, television, and film, actress. Filmography


Sweet things happen. They still do.

Dianne Wiest Quotes




March 28, 1981

Julia Stiles

  Julia Stiles Google Videos

Julia Stiles is an award winning
American actress. Filmography


I like analyzing human behavior. It's complex. That's what keeps me going.

Julia Stiles Quotes




March 28, 1961

Orla Brady

  Orla Brady Google Videos

Orla Brady is an award winning
Irish actress. Filmography


Girls pour their insecurities into their looks.

Orla Brady Quotes




Monday March 27, 2017     8:00 PM EST


Jenna Cook: The adopted girl claimed by 50 birth families   BBC - March 27, 2017
When Jenna Cook went back to China at the age of 20 to search for her birth parents, she knew she was unlikely to succeed. What she didn't expect was that she would meet dozens of families who desperately hoped she was their lost child.

NASA Uses AI to Detect and Snap Images of Volcanic Eruptions   Space.com - March 27, 2017

  How Will Artificial Intelligence Help the Aging?   - March 27, 2017

  Samsung Galaxy Note 7 may make a comeback, but not in the US   c/net - March 27, 2017

Elon Musk launches Neuralink, a venture to merge the human brain with AI   The Verge - March 27, 2017

Stars born in winds from supermassive black holes   Science Daily - March 27, 2017

The grains that cover Saturn's moon act like clingy packing peanuts   Science Daily - March 27, 2017

Improving memory with magnets   Medical Express - March 27, 2017

Mamory

Longer telomeres protect against diseases of aging: A tale of mice and men   Medical Express - March 27, 2017

This Skyscraper Could Ruin New York's Skyline - The proposed "Big Bend" - the world's longest building - would straddle Billionaires' Row   Architectural Digest - March 27, 2017

Night-time loo trips 'linked to salt in diet'   BBC - March 27, 2017

Foundations singer Clem Curtis dies aged 76   BBC - March 27, 2017

Antonio Banderas 56: I had a heart attack   BBC - March 27, 2017

Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas: Relocation approved by NFL club owners   BBC - March 27, 2017

Kimberley fossil tracks are Australia's 'Jurassic Park'   BBC - March 27, 2017

World's biggest dinosaur footprint as large as a man is found in 140 million-year-old rock in 'Australia's Jurassic Park'   Daily Mail - March 27, 2017

Why Do We Cry?   Scientific American - March 27, 2017

One Reason Young People Don't Go Into Science? We Don't Fail Well   Scientific American - March 27, 2017

Evolution Is Slower Than It Looks and Faster Than You Think   Wired - March 27, 2017

A Russian Volcano Just Erupted for the First Time in Centuries   Wired - March 27, 2017

Scientists Hack a Human Cell and Reprogram It Like a Computer   Wired - March 27, 2017

What's Next for the Keystone XL Pipeline   Atlantic - March 27, 2017

Researchers are using eye-tracking technology to learn more about children afflicted with specific language impairment   Scientific American - March 27, 2017

Air Force's mysterious X-37B space plane reaches a record 677 days in orbit (but we still don't know its mission)   Daily Mail - March 27, 2017

Would you take this Italian UFO for a spin? Concept 2-seater flies like a drone and hit speeds of 120mph   Daily Mail - March 27, 2017

Jared Kushner to be questioned over alleged Trump-Russia ties   BBC - March 27, 2017

  Kushner to lead 'American Innovation' office at White House   CNN - March 27, 2017

'Fake research' comes under scrutiny   BBC - March 27, 2017
March 27

How Did Celibacy Become Mandatory for Priests?   Live Science - March 27, 2017

Can Water Naturally Flow Uphill?   Live Science - March 27, 2017

Articles about Water.

Astronaut who walked on the moon: why I know aliens haven't visited Earth   News.com.au - March 27, 2017

Lost Tourist Says Monkeys Saved Him in the Amazon   National Geographic - March 27, 2017
Locals believe the young man angered forest spirits before he disappeared mysteriously for nine days - but he is just glad to be alive.

'Unparalleled' number of dinosaur tracks found in Australia   PhysOrg - March 27, 2017

Harry's in a hurry to move Meghan into his new home: Prince will live in new Kensington Palace apartment with his girlfriend once renovations are complete   Daily Mail - March 27, 2017




Today's Events, Birthdays and Quotes


March 27, 1970

Mariah Carey

  Mariah Carey Google Videos

Mariah Carey is an award winning
American singer and actress.
Filmography -- Discography


My children mean everything.

Mariah Carey Quotes 1

Mariah Carey Quotes 2




March 27, 1975

Fergie

  Fergie Google Videos

Fergie, is an award winning American singer, songwriter,
fashion designer, actress, and television host.
Filmography - Discography


When you respect yourself, others will too.

Fergie Quotes 1




March 27, 1971

Nathan Fillion

  Nathan Fillion Google Videos

Nathan Fillion is an award winning
Canadian actor. Filmography


I like to say there's certain things you can't take back.
One of them is 'I love you,' and the other is bullets.


Nathan Fillion Quotes




March 27, 1969

Pauley Perrette

  Pauley Perrette Google Videos

Pauley Perrette is an American actress.
2003-present: NCIS -- Filmography


I was a criminal science fanatic studying it in college which I think helped me on NCIS.

Pauley Perrette Quotes




March 27, 1970

Elizabeth Mitchell

  Elizabeth Mitchell Google Videos

Elizabeth Mitchell is an award winning
American actress. Filmography


A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world.

Elizabeth Mitchell Quotes




March 27, 1969

Kevin Corrigan

  Kevin Corrigan Google Videos

Kevin Corrigan is an award winning
American actor. Filmography


Actors have good and bad sides.
Nothing is black and white anymore.

Kevin Corrigan Quotes




March 27, 1942

Michael York

  Michael York Google Videos

Michael York is an English actor. Filmography


Michael York Quotes




March 27, 1901 - August 25, 2000

Carl Barks

  Carl Barks Google Videos

Carl Barks was an award winning Disney Studio illustrator and comic book
creator who created Donald Duck among other characters.


I always felt myself to be like Donald Duck - victim of circumstances.

Yet there isn't a person in the United States who couldn't identify with him.
He is everything, he is everybody. He makes the same mistakes we all do.

Carl Barks Quotes




March 27, 1886 - August 17, 1969

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

  Ludwig Mies van der Rohe Google Videos

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe was an award winning
German-American architect widely regarded as one
of the pioneering masters of modern architecture.


Less is more. God is in the details.

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe Quotes 1

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe Quotes 2