News From Above

Man Finds Cancer While Supporting Wife

■    A husband's act of solidarity on behalf of his cancer-stricken wife may have saved his life. When Dolly Stringer of Moultrie, Ga., shaved her head last spring in preparation for chemotherapy to treat breast cancer, her husband, Bud, shaved ...
WHY DON’T MORE PEOPLE GET HIT BY FALLING SPACE JUNK?

WHY DON’T MORE PEOPLE GET HIT BY FALLING SPACE JUNK?

Giant chunks of manmade space junk regularly fall to Earth. It has been reported that only one person has been hit by falling debris and she was not hurt. According to a Harvard University astronomer rocket parts and satellites that ...

OJ + cookies = trouble

■ O.J. Simpson was caught red-handed trying to steal more than a dozen cookies from a Nevada prison cafeteria, says the National Enquirer. The former gridiron great who is serving 33 years for armed robbery, was walking to his cell ...

Police sick from marijuana fumes

■ A police station in northern France is storing so much seized marijuana that officers are getting high off the fumes. "The odor is really strong" said one officer. "After a day, you are stoned." About 88 pounds of weed ...
Pope Francis Cures Cancer

Pope Francis Cures Cancer With Papal Kiss

A Philadelphia baby has a new lease on life after a kiss from Pope Francis. Parents and followers believe that Pope Francis cures cancer simply by kissing this ailing infant. It's the kiss Gianna Masciantonio's parents call the Miracle on ...

Black holes that wander

Supermassive black holes that have escaped their host galaxies may be wandering the universe alone. Intriguing new observations i by NASA’s Chandra X-ray telescope have | revealed what appears to be a supermassive | black hole being “kicked out of ...

Dangers of Plastic in Bottled Water

New studies have found that when you are drinking bottled water you may also be drinking the plastic that the bottle is made from.  The small pieces of plastic are called microplastics and can be found in the water contained ...
Blood Test for Concussions

Blood Test for Concussions

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the use of the blood test for concussions.  The handheld device is used to detect concussions or mild traumatic brain injuries in place of a CT SCAN.  Banyan Brain Trauma Indicator is ...

How Supervolcanoes Erupt

Luckily for most of the U.S., the likelihood this eruption would happen is pretty low: about one in 100,000 any given year. If it did happen, it would be pretty devastating, though. "Thinking about a Yellowstone super eruption is like ...

Oceans are dying

Oceans are dying due to... - sewage - radiation - heating up - acidity - dumping - overfishing If we do not become more proactive about the longevity of our planet's resources and the lives of all creatures, then we ...