Technology

Of all the strange future possibilities that technology allows, automatic, or self-driving cars are one of the most fantastical sounding, yet very close to being realized and used. Self-driving car models have been developed by many major car companies, and the hardware and software for such cars is majorly developed by and represents investments by…

Religion and Philosophy

How Religious Are Americans?   America, a country founded on the principle of religious freedom, continues to be a nation of religious citizens, though the diversity of religions represented in the states has increased and fluctuated dramatically over the course of our history. In a recent Gallup pole, religiousness in general, was shown to hold…

Gender and Relationships

Being in a loving relationship with another person can be one of the most satisfying and important journeys in our lives. It can also be one of the most challenging, and generally requires us to stretch ourselves both emotionally and spiritually. Relationship troubles are one of the most common things that drive people to seek…

Art and Design

The truism about art and design is that it is always remaking itself, and yet nothing is ever completely new. Well, 2015 promises to be the same. Some predicted trends in art and design for the year incorporate retro themes and technological invention.   Op Art   Op art is a form of art, popular…

Being Fit is Mind Body and Spirit

Stand-Up Paddle Boarding   It is rare for a new sport to make such a splash in such a short period of time as stand-up paddle boarding has done. In fact, stand-up paddle boarding and stand-up paddle surfing are not new, but are Hawaiian off-shoots of surfing called Hoe he’e nalu in the Hawaiian language.…