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"Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself." -George Bernard Shaw
Teen with Autism Meets His Idol Bill Nye the Science Guy
Nothing makes Michael de Groot more excited than being a scientist. His bedroom is full of science experiments and his idol has always been Bill Nye the Science Guy. The middle school student who has autism got to meet Nye recently when the celebrity scientist was presenting about space exploration before the Sen...
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03/30/15 3:36 pm
Could this be the end of old-school fire extinguishers? These college kids seem to think so. A pair of engineering students at George Mason University in Virginia have built a device that puts out fires by literally “dropping the bass” on blazes. The sound waves create pressure that robs a
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03/30/15 1:37 pm
These aren’t your father’s pinup girls. Actually, maybe they are. This 2015 calendar, called Pleasant View, Pleasant Point is stocked with photos of lovely ladies like Dottie Rutter, pictured enjoying a bubble bath and chocolates, with lingerie close at hand. At 87 years old, she’s the youngest of all the Pleasant Point models. Earlier
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03/30/15 11:44 am
Larry WhiteEagle-Fisher is certain that his Native American heritage is the source of his passion for birds of prey, and every day he cares for the injured ones like they’re family. “They’re our brothers,” he told the Good News Network. “You can’t just leave them lying on the side of
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03/30/15 1:00 am
Happy 70th Birthday to Eric Clapton, the blues-rock musician, singer, and songwriter who Rolling Stone magazine named the second greatest guitar player of all-time. The British rocker helped form the Yardbirds, Derek and the Dominos, and Cream and produced hits like “Layla,” “Crossroads,” and “Let It Rain.“ He survived heroin
03/29/15 9:02 pm
Hashtag Lunchbag, a nonprofit that began with a few brown-bag lunches for the homeless on Skid Row, has spread to 100 cities and five continents. #HashtagLunchbag was born on Christmas Day 2012 in a Los Angeles apartment with just a small group of friends. The intent was simple, to prepare
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