Researchers at MIT Look to Convert Farm Waste Into Fuel News 

Researchers at MIT Look to Convert Farm Waste Into Fuel

As the world looks for alternatives to use, researchers at MIT may be stumbled on an efficient solution. Conversion of farm waste into biofuels.   Traditionally, any bio mass produced by farmers was left to rot then burned. There was little use for the leftover materials, and the collection of these materials proved to be a waste of time, as there was little to no use for it. Seeing as there was no importance for any of this, farmer simply set their farms ablaze, to make way for the next…

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US to Upgrade Military Infrastructure In Phillipines News 

US to Upgrade Military Infrastructure In Phillipines

Revoking his statements made towards the US last year, President Duterte has given the thumbs up for the expansion of US military facilities in the country.   After an agreement established between the two countries in 2014, the US has been granted the right to store and deploy to and from the country, but only for matters involving maritime ops and humanitarian efforts. The Philippine President wishes to honor the agreements made in the past, and remain a strong ally to the west.     This comes after Duterte’s statement…

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University In Trouble After Two Students Digested Fatal Amount of Caffeine News 

University In Trouble After Two Students Digested Fatal Amount of Caffeine

A university in Britain is being fined after two of its students digested dangerous amounts of caffeine in an experiment.     The Northumbria University students were supposed to be served 0.3 grams of caffeine, only to be mistakenly being served 30 grams of it instead. 30 grams of caffeine equates to approximately 300 cups of coffee.   Hence, the students were given 100 times more dosage than what was initial amount. And with that much caffeine in one’s digestive system could increasingly lead to something fatal.     The…

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Japan’s Sekiseishoko Coral Reef In Danger News 

Japan’s Sekiseishoko Coral Reef In Danger

According to a recent survey conducted by Japan’s Environment Ministry, the country’s largest coral reef is in danger.     Located near Okinawa in the Ryukyu Islands, Sekiseishoko coral reef has seen most of its corals to be partially bleached, the worst the reef has ever experienced in history. Meanwhile 70% of living corals in the reef have been found dead.   The main reason due to this drastic decline could be the ocean’s rising temperature.     Whether or not the reef can overcome this horrible bleaching predicament all…

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Elon Musk’s New ‘Boring’ Project News 

Elon Musk’s New ‘Boring’ Project

Weeks after Musk posted on his twitter thoughts about building a tunnel, it seems that the technology guru may be on to something.   “Ideally, I’d like to start tunneling in a month,” Musk posted in a tweet.     Not much else has been given by Musk, providing us with very vague details, it’s unsure what kind of tunnel this will be used for. With so many projects in the works, it’s hard to say whether this will business related or for public use.     Looking online, there…

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6 Almost- Extinct Animals Humans Saved News 

6 Almost- Extinct Animals Humans Saved

  These six animals were on the verge of extinction by humans, until they were saved…by humans.   From destroying an animal’s habitat, to animal poaching, to pollution and climate change, humans have been driving species to (or near) extinction.To shy away from destruction though, people have been working towards conserving animals lives.   See the slideshow of animals we’ve saved!  

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Clean Your Belly Button! It’s A Breeding Ground for Bacteria News 

Clean Your Belly Button! It’s A Breeding Ground for Bacteria

According to a study done in 2012, the belly button may contain the largest build up of bacteria on the body.   A spot not normally on the top of the list of cleaning priorities when hopping in the shower, too many people neglect this area when it comes to a thorough cleaning. When variables of weight and if the area is pierced come into play, the likelihood of getting an infection increases.   Talking with dermatologist Dr. Eliza Kellings, “Areas like the navel, rich in moisture and heat, they…

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Teacher Forced Black Kids To Play Slaves, White Kids To Play Noblemen In Skit News 

Teacher Forced Black Kids To Play Slaves, White Kids To Play Noblemen In Skit

  A mother speaks out about how a teacher at a middle school in Virginia that her son attends had asked African-American students to role play as slaves while white children acted as noblemen as a history lesson.   At Shelburne Middle School located in Staunton, Tamika Derozen relays that black students were to pick cotton and dig coal in a skit about the Louisiana Purchase after hearing about it from her son.     Derozen says that her son wanted to walk away but he was scared of getting…

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Shia LaBeouf Gets Arrested During “He Will Not Divide Us” Streaming News 

Shia LaBeouf Gets Arrested During “He Will Not Divide Us” Streaming

While working on his anti-Trump project video, Shia LaBeouf had gotten himself arrested Thursday morning after he got involved in an alleged altercation.     Outside the New York’s Museum of the Moving Image, LaBeouf allegedly grabbed hold of a scarf a 25-year-old man was wearing and scratched the unidentified man’s face. The 25-year-old man declined any medical aid. The actor was released a few hours after the altercation.     The man involved in the altercation with LaBeouf reportedly walked up to the actor to state that “Hitler did…

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How Mary Tyler Moore Influenced A Young Michelle Obama News 

How Mary Tyler Moore Influenced A Young Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama saw a role model in Mary Tyler Moore.     The Emmy-winning actress passed away Wednesday and the former first lady is one of many people who rushed to share the influence the late actress had on them and the entertainment industry.   Obama stated months ago that Moore’s strong female character in “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” influenced her as a little girl. Moore’s character, Mary Richards, allowed Obama to realize the choices and options available to her.     Obama stated in an interview with Varity…

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