The Kraken – One person’s sea monster is another’s squid

The Kraken is a huge sea monster apparently spotted off the coasts of Norway and Iceland. It is also known as sykraken, sea kraken, or krabben because of its flat, rounded shape and numerous arms. Reports from sailors claim that it is between a mile and two miles in circumference and creates a huge whirlpool… Read More The Kraken – One person’s sea monster is another’s squid

Science Says: Amount of straws, plastic pollution is huge

Cities and nations are looking at banning plastic straws and stirrers in hopes of addressing the world’s plastic pollution problem. Australian scientists Denise Hardesty and Chris Wilcox estimate, using trash collected on U.S. coastlines during cleanups over five years, that there are nearly 7.5 Source: Science Says: Amount of straws, plastic pollution is huge Comment… Read More Science Says: Amount of straws, plastic pollution is huge

Understanding Personality: The 12 Jungian Archetypes – Moving People to Action

The term “archetype” means original pattern in ancient Greek. Jung used the concept of archetype in his theory of the human psyche. He identified 12 universal, mythic characters archety… Source: Understanding Personality: The 12 Jungian Archetypes – Moving People to Action Comment – This is not exhaustive. It seems there are as many “archetypes” as one… Read More Understanding Personality: The 12 Jungian Archetypes – Moving People to Action

Pope Francis: the Christian life is a battle against evil

On Wednesday Pope Francis spoke about the temptations encountered in the Christian life, encouraging faithful to not be discouraged by the struggle, but to be reassured and strengthened by the prayers of the Church. Source: Pope Francis: the Christian life is a battle against evil Comment – It seems I’m saying a lot of things… Read More Pope Francis: the Christian life is a battle against evil