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May 5, 1961, Alan Shepard in Spacesuit Before Mercury Launch

Astronaut Alan B. Shepard Jr., in his silver pressure suit with the helmet visor closed, prepares for his Mercury Redstone 3 launch on May 5, 1961. 34 more words

Jonathan Offt

Critically Endangered Animals On Earth

This video discusses 15 of the most critically endangered species on earth.

  — TUF Quote

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn. 81 more words


Why Zuck is funding the evolution beyond cookie-cutter education

The best teachers see how each student requires a unique inspiration and learning style. Yet with classroom sizes ballooning and teachers underpaid, there’s no way for students to get the dedicated attention they need. 819 more words


Many Fantastic Colors

The Nili Fossae region, located on the northwest rim of Isidis impact basin, is one of the most colorful regions of Mars. This region is ancient and has had a complicated geologic history, leading to interesting structures like layered bedrock, as well as other compositions. 7 more words

Jonathan Offt

Sydney Female Refuge Society

The Sydney Female Refuge Society (SFRS) is an important and major example of philanthropy which falls on at least three points of the philanthropic spectrum being philanthropy as improvement, as relief and as spiritual engagement… 4,767 more words


Space Station Flyover of Morocco

Expedition 47 Flight Engineer Jeff Williams of NASA captured this detailed photograph from the International Space Station during a daytime flyover of Morocco on May 2, 2016. 24 more words

Jonathan Offt

Paid Notice: Deaths PAPPAS, DEAN by Unknown Author

By Unknown Author

PAPPAS–Dean Clement. 76, philanthropist and former CEO and chairman of Clement Pappas and Company, Inc., a South Jersey food processing company, on April 30, 2016 in Philadelphia. 24 more words

Jonathan Offt