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DMX the Rapper With a Growl Dies at Age 50 [Video]

DMX the Rapper With a Growl Dies at Age 50 [Video]

Sad news for music fans everywhere when the rapper known for his growls, DMX, dies at the age of 50. The rapper’s death was announced Friday, April 9, 2021, after a critical brain function test concluded no brain activity. After receiving the results, the family decided to take him off the life support system that […]

Experts Say Insect Apocalypse Is on the Horizon

Experts Say Insect Apocalypse Is on the Horizon

According to the world’s top bug experts, insects are undergoing “death by a thousand cuts.” A CBS News article on Jan. 12, 2021, states that Climate change, herbicides, light pollution, insecticides, invasive species, and changes in land and agriculture are the leading cause of insect deaths. Each year the Earth loses around one to two […]

Blue Whales Make a Come Back After 50 Years of Being Nearly Wiped Out

Blue Whales Make a Come Back After 50 Years of Being Nearly Wiped Out

It has been nearly 50 years since blue whales have been spotted on the sub-Antarctic island of South Georgia. Their comeback has sparked excitement in marine science researchers. Whaling, the practice of killing whales for their meat and oil, caused a near extension of the magnanimous mammal. For 67 years, over 42,000 blue whales were […]

Dolly Parton Has Outpouring of Love for Donation Toward COVID-19 Research

Dolly Parton Has Outpouring of Love for Donation Toward COVID-19 Research

Dolly Parton made a $1 million donation toward researching a COVID-19 vaccination in April 2020. She is receiving an outpouring of love and appreciation for her philanthropy on Twitter. Parton’s Twitter post confirming her donation to Dr. Naji Abumrad, her longtime friend who works in the research department at Vanderbilt University, with the salutation “Keep […]

Hope and Change, the Obama Years

Hope and Change, the Obama Years

  In 2008 the United States was in the last months of arguably the worst presidency of the modern era as well as the worst economy since the Great Depression in the Great Recession. President George W. Bush not only collapsed the economy but he helped enter the country into two full-scale wars that the […]

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