Tags » Philanthropy

The Loneliest Young Star

An unusual celestial object called CX330 was first detected as a source of X-ray light in 2009. It has been launching “jets” of material into the gas and dust around it. 6 more words

Jonathan Offt

2 Indians, Filipino Among 2016 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


An Indian who led a grassroots movement on behalf of the low-caste Dalit community and the Philippines’ chief anti-corruption fighter are among the six recipients of this year’s Ramon Magsaysay Award, honoring leadership in solving society’s most… 11 more words

Jonathan Offt

Paid Notice: Deaths PEARCE, STEWART by Unknown Author

By Unknown Author

PEARCE–Stewart, age 65, passed away from lymphoma on July 17 with Kevin Kellogg, his adored husband, at his side. Stewart was born in Brooklyn and raised in New Jersey, the son of Daniel and Dorothy Linn Pearce. 21 more words

Jonathan Offt


(photo: Stock/Google Images)

Omari Hardwick is an actor, activist and poet who seem to have gain the viewers attention from his starring role in Starz Network mega hit series “Power” ,executive produced by Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson. 237 more words


Exclusive: Scrutiny on Global Sport Bodies as They Decide Russians' Olympic Fates by REUTERS


The International Olympic Committee’s decision to let individual sport federations decide whether to ban Russians from the Rio games over doping has put Moscow’s links to the governing bodies under scrutiny. 12 more words

Jonathan Offt

How a Homeless Teenager’s Viral Story Caused a Battle Over GoFundMe Money by KATIE ROGERS


A fund to help Fred Barley, 19, an aspiring college student in Georgia, raised $184,000. Now there are suspicions about where the money was going. 13 more words

Jonathan Offt

Cockpit of the First All-Electric Propulsion Aircraft

NASA’s Scalable Convergent Electric Propulsion Technology and Operations Research (SCEPTOR) project has reached a critical milestone, where the electric propulsion integration and conversion of the Tecnam P2006T aircraft into the X-57 will commence. 7 more words

Jonathan Offt