Seal has been in the public eye for three decades, as famous for his music as he is for his marriage to Heidi Klum (and, not forgetting, their iconic Halloween parties). Born on 19 February 1963, the 54-year-old is still enjoying music success, having just released cover album Standards in 2017. Famous for tracks including Kiss From A Rose, Crazy and Get It Together, Seal has sole more than 20 million records worldwide. But aside from his music, one question that is often asked is: how did Seal get the scars on his face? Seal (Picture: Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images) There are a number of rumours surrounding how the scars may have come about, but the truth is a medical condition. They are there as a result of a type of lupus called discoid lupus erythematosus. This type of lupus is a
The leap year is needed because Earth does not go around the Sun in exactly 365 days, but in 365. 2422 days To keep the seasons in the same part of the year. The leap year is needed because Earth does not go around the Sun in exactly 365 days, but in 365. 2422 days To keep the seasons in the same part of the year we need that occasional leap day. The ancient Egyptians had a 365 day calendar and the seasons floated through the year over a cycle of about 1400 years. Given that Egypt s seasons tend to be hot and dry versus hot and wet, it did not make a lot of difference to them, but for Europeans with pronounced seasons it mattered. Thus ancient Rome adopted the Julian calendar (paid and promoted by Julius Caesar, designed by a Greek astronomer for Alexandria named Sosigenes). ...
Any clear morning this week around 10 a. m. you can see the moon riding high in the western sky. Many people are surprised to see the moon in full daylight, yet it is a completely normal occurrence. A very common misconception in astronomy is that the moon is directly opposite the sun in the sky. In fact, the moon is only in this position for a single instant in the whole lunar month: the exact time of, when it is 180 degrees away from the sun. The rest of the month it can be anywhere from 0 to180 degrees away and, at least in theory, visible in the daytime sky. At full moon, the moon is exactly opposite the sun. This means that the moon rises just as the sun is setting, and sets just as the sun is rising. This is also the only night in the month when a lunar eclipse can happen. Even so,
Dean Montgomery, a real estate lawyer in Greenwich, Conn. , said that a similar situation exists in. "There are no Connecticut statutes or cases that I know of relating to displaying the American flag in a co-op or condominium," he said. "So the right to display a flag would have to be contained in the building's governing documents. If there is no provision of such a right, a rule disallowing the display of the flag would very probably be upheld. " But has a different take on displaying the flag. Donald M. Onorato, a real estate lawyer in Hackensack, said that in January 2004, the New Jersey Legislature passed a law prohibiting homeowners' associations from adopting rules "limiting or prohibiting" the display of the American flag. "The law covers condominium associations and co-op
Conditions or injuries to the muscles and bones around your sternum can also cause sternum pain. These arenвt the only musculoskeletal conditions that may make your sternum hurt, but theyвre among the most common. The sternoclavicular joint (SC joint) connects the top of your sternum with your collarbone (clavicle). Injury to this joint can cause pain and discomfort in your sternum and in the area in your upper chest where this joint exists. The collarbone is directly connected to your sternum, so injuries, dislocation, fractures, or other trauma to the collarbone can affect the sternum. pops, clicks, or grinding noises when you lift your arm Fracturing your sternum can cause a lot of pain, because your sternum is involved in many of your upper body movements. ...
Have you ever stayed in a or bathtub so long that your fingers got wrinkly? This is normal and can even affect your toes. But why does it happen? Even though you can't see it, your is covered with its own special oil called sebum (say: SEE-bum). Sebum is found on the outermost layer of skin. Sebum moistens, or lubricates (say: LOO-bruh-kates), and protects your skin. It also makes your skin a bit waterproof. That's why water runs off your skin when you wash your hands, instead of soaking it in like a sponge would. But staying in water for a long time washes away the sebum. Then, the water can penetrate the outer layer of your skin. This causes your skin to become waterlogged. So how does this lead to wrinkles? For a long time, people thought the water caused skin to swell up and get
Red eyes and marijuana consumption often go hand in hand. PLets dive right into the reasons why it occurs, probability factors and what to do about it: The primary and most common reason is due to theP in cannabis, whether smoked, vaporized or digested (remember combustion destroys more THC than other consumption methods). ThisPpsychoactive cannabinoid decreases blood pressure which dilates the blood vessels and increases blood flow throughout the body. PThe arteries in the eye-ball expand from the decreased blood pressure. These enlarged arteries are what produce the bloodshot red eye effect. It is precisely this effect on the human eye that makes cannabis an effective medicine for glaucoma. in the 1970s showed marijuana, when smoked or eaten, effectively lowers intraocular pressure by
Why do we sing in church? We sing in church to praise and worship God! God has given each of us an instrument we can use to praise Himвour voice! We sing in church to worship God for who He is and what He has done and continues to do for His people. Many of the Psalms in the Old Testament were used to sing to God in the temple. Psalm 150:1в2 says, "Praise God in his holy temple. Praise him in his mighty heavens. Praise him for his powerful acts. Praise him because he is greater than anything else. " In the New Testament, when believers in Christ gathered, they worshipped to the Lord by singing psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs (Ephesians 5:19). Believers in Jesus want to praise the Savior who died for them and rose from the dead to give them His forgiveness and eternal life. Itвs
Getting period is a healthy and normal occurrence and it signifies that our body is working normally, but lets face it, it is an inconvenience. The hormonal changes during the period can cause fatigue, cramps, diarrhea and pimples. We all have been there and we all hate period pimple. Sometimes, it upsets us more than the cramps and the discomfort we experience during our menstrual cycle. The fluctuation of hormones leads triggers pimples and acne breakouts. They are common common symptoms of PMS (Premenstrual Syndrome). Many of us get period pimple but the good news is you can get rid of the pimples by taking proper care of your skin before and during your periods. Read on to know how you can prevent pimples during menstrual cycle. ( ALSO READВ ). 1. Know your cycle Knowing your cycle
Winter usually comes withбperpetual cold Б not justбoutdoor temperatures, but also within our bodies. As soon as the arctic weather sets in, people start coughing and sneezing. ; thereБs a reason you feel endlessly ill in December and the other winter months. Unfortunately, it turns out our nagging mothers were right when they yelled at us to wear more layers. Researchers have shown that the most common viruses that cause colds in humans replicate better in cool environments, which means they prefer our noses to our warm, gooey guts. But the cooler air also makes us weaker to defend ourselves Б when itБs cold out, Popular Science, the immune system produces fewer virus-fighting agents, so the infection can just traipse in like it owns the place. БCooler temperatures meant a more sluggish