Monday, July 17, 2017

Beyond the Mirage (Official Trailer)


Beyond the Mirage is a journey deep into the fascinating water shortage that is unfolding across the Western United States. 
Checkout the official trailer below and visit BeyondTheMirage.org for movie broadcasting schedule.

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Net Neutrality: What You Need to Know Now

Net Neutrality: What You Need to Know Now

When you go online you have certain expectations. You expect to be connected to whatever website you want. You expect that your cable or phone company isn’t messing with the data and is connecting you to all websites, applications and content you choose. You expect to be in control of your internet experience.
When you use the internet you expect Net Neutrality. Click link to read full story on site https://www.savetheinternet.com/net-neutrality-what-you-need-know-now

 

The one trillion ton iceberg: Larsen C Ice Shelf rift finally breaks through

The one trillion ton iceberg: Larsen C Ice Shelf rift finally breaks through

Date: July 12, 2017

Source: Swansea University
Summary: A one trillion tonne iceberg -- one of the biggest ever recorded -- has calved away from the Larsen C Ice Shelf in Antarctica, after a rift in the ice finally completed its path through the ice.
 
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/07/170712110527.htm

Friday, June 16, 2017

Youth Day South Africa June 16, 2017

Youth Day -South Africa


June 16 marks the day many Soweto schoolchildren lost their lives during a peaceful demonstration against the government ruling on teaching the students in Afrikaans.Two students, Hastings Ndlovu and Hector Pieterson were killed by the police during the protest.The below picture became a testimony of the struggle against apartheid.
Youth Day serves as a reminder of the ugliness of apartheid which existed in South Africa and also racism which still exists around the world.

Student carrying Hector Pieterson, who was shot by police

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Does the city of Okinawa in Japan have the secret to long life?


With a diet consisting of lots of fresh vegetables, physical activity, fresh fish and being happy, the people of this Japanese city are enjoying a long life with the most number of 100 -year olds per capita in the world!