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January 17, 2018

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Tuesday January 16, 2018     3:30 PM EST

Ellie's World Blogs
Twice in one week ...
Hawaii 5 Uh-oh, Hawaii False Nuclear Alarm

Epigenetics study helps focus search for autism risk factors   PhysOrg - January 16, 2018

Mount Etna may not be a real volcano after all: Scientist claims the deadly mountain is simply a 'giant hot spring   Daily Mail - January 16, 2018

Untouched 2,800 year old 'Frozen Tomb' or Mound Discovered in Siberia   Live Science - January 16, 2018

China's out-of-control space station containing a 'highly toxic' chemical is set to crash into Earth between March and April, revised estimates say   Daily Mail- January 16, 2018

Google reveals plan to build three new undersea internet cables and add five regions to its expanding cloud service   Daily Mail - January 16, 2018

How women use their minds for sex: Scientists find females display more brain activity than men when they're aroused   Daily Mail - January 16, 2018

Unique pattern of neural wiring in people who are creative geniuses is found for the first time   Daily Mail - January 16, 2018


  Japanese broadcaster apologizes after false North Korea missile alert   CNN - January 16, 2018

Watchdog: Foreign regimes, others spend big at Trump properties to ‘curry favor’   NBC - January 16, 2018

Officials in Monticeto refuse to discuss evacuation orders before deadly mudslides   NBC - January 16, 2018

Today's Events, Birthdays and Quotes

January 16, 1924 - July 5, 2002

Katy Jurado

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Katy Jurado was an award winning
Mexican actress. Filmography

Women can have a career, but the real career is to be
a woman. It's beautiful to be a woman and give birth.

Katy Jurado

Why Google honors her today

January 16, 1969

Roy Jones, Jr.

  Roy Jones, Jr. Google Videos

Roy Jones, Jr. is an award winning American
actor, singer, and champion boxer.
Discography -- Filmography

A fighter always needs to stay focused.

January 16, 1932 - December 26, 1985

Dian Fossey

  Dian Fossey Google Videos

Dian Fossey was an American ethologist who completed an extended study of several gorilla groups. She observed them daily for years in the mountain forests of Rwanda, initially encouraged to work there by famous paleontologist Louis Leakey. Months before her death, Fossey signed a one million dollar contract with Warner Bros for a movie which was to be based on her book, Gorillas in the Mist.

When you realize the value of all life, you dwell less on what is past
and concentrate more on the preservation of the future.

Dian Fossey Quotes

Monday January 15, 2018     5:30 PM EST

Researchers develop a remote-controlled cancer immunotherapy system   Medical Express - January 15, 2018

The Women’s March returns in 2018   Brooklyn Vegan - January 15, 2018

Brain imaging predicts language learning in deaf children   Medical Express - January 15, 2018

Brain Connections Set Creative Thinkers Apart   Live Science - January 15, 2018

Incredible mind-reading device could help stroke patients regain the use of their hands by strengthening the neurons in their brain   Daily Mail - January 15, 2018

  Take a Breathtaking Trip Through the Orion Nebula in NASA’s New Video   Smithsonian - January 15, 2018

  These New Black Holes Challenge our Theories of Galactic Evolution   Seeker - January 15, 2018

The perfect spot for a lunar colony? Nasa finds lava tubes near the moon's north pole that could act as shelter for astronauts and lead to hidden water   Daily Mail - January 15, 2018

The radical plan to clear space debris by blasting it with a Laser gun   Daily Mail - January 15, 2018

Alibaba's AI outperforms humans in one of the toughest reading comprehension tests ever created in a remarkable world first   Daily Mail - January 15, 2018

New dynamic statistical model follows gene expressions over time   PhysOrg - January 15, 2018

World's fifth largest diamond discovered in Lesotho   PhysOrg - January 15, 2018

For The First Time, Astronomers Caught a Black Hole Spewing Out Matter Twice   Science Alert - January 15, 2018

UFO or No?
First Alien Sighting of 2018? Vertical UFO Spotted In Mexico   Tech Times - January 15, 2018

Today's Events, Birthdays and Quotes

January 15, 2018

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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January 15, 1929 - April 4, 1968

Martin Luther King, Jr.

  Martin Luther King, Jr. Google Videos

Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American clergyman, activist, and
prominent leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement.

A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of it.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes 1

Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes 2

January 15, 1965

James Nesbitt

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James Nesbitt is an award
winning Irish actor. Filmography

Here's to you in 2018.

James Nesbitt Quotes

January 15, 1968

Chad Lowe

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Chad Lowe is an award winning
American actor. Filmography

I believe that the story is the most important element of any
medium whether it's theater, film, TV. Ultimately I am looking
for a story that has some value and is important and entertaining.

Chad Lowe Quotes

January 15, 1971

Regina King

  Regina King Google Videos

Regina King is an award winning
American actress. Filmography

I stay in tune with my family and God.

Regina King Quotes

January 15, 1908 - September 9, 2003

Edward Teller

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  The Manhattan Project Google Videos

Edward Teller was an American theoretical physicist,
known colloquially as "the father of the hydrogen bomb."

When you get to the end of all the light you know,
and it's time to step into the darkness of the unknown,

faith is knowing that one of two things shall happen:
either you will be given something solid to stand on,
or you will be taught how to fly.

Edward Teller Quotes 1

Edward Teller Quotes 2