Day: August 2, 2017

Why do you love The Great British Baking Show? #PBSBakingShow concludes this Friday at 9/8c.

Why do you love The Great British Baking Show? #PBSBakingShow concludes this Friday at 9/8c. Source

Follow a unique journey along one of the most spectacular coastlines in the world. Ireland’s Wild Coast premieres tonight at 8/7c. #IrelandsCoastPBS

Follow a unique journey along one of the most spectacular coastlines in the world. Ireland’s Wild Coast premieres tonight at 8/7c. #IrelandsCoastPBS Source

A new season of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. starts October 3!

A new season of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. starts October 3! Source

Oregon Couple LOSES CUSTODY Of CHILDREN Because Of LOW IQ !

An Oregon couple claims the state took away their two young sons because of their low IQ. Amy Fabbrini and Eric Ziegler lost custody of their first child, Christopher, about four years ago shortly after he was born. Fabbrini, 31, told News Channel 21 that Christopher was removed from their home because a friend accused […]

This megatsunami hit Greenland in back in July this year, but what caused the landslide that caused this huge wave? …

This megatsunami hit Greenland in back in July this year, but what caused the landslide that caused this huge wave? Here’s a sad video just moments before the huge megatsunami hits the village. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=amWshLXe74s Source

is this what the oldest flowers looked like? hm…

is this what the oldest flowers looked like? hm… Source

This Man’s Words Will Make You Appreciate the Beauty of Life | Short Film Showcase

Nature is Raphael Block’s muse. His poetry captures the beauty of the natural world in all its splendor. Block started composing his verses after the death of his wife in 2002. Since then, he strives to live every day to the fullest and relishes when he can draw inspiration from the outdoors. ➡ Subscribe: ➡ […]

NFL Extends Offer To Work With Players' Union To Study Medical Pot

In a letter to the NFL Players Association (NFLPA), the NFL offered to team up to study the potential of marijuana as a pain management tool for players. Marijuana use, for any purpose, is currently prohibited by the league. [1] The NFLPA is in the midst of conducting its own marijuana study, and reportedly has […]

Perdue Farms Releases Its First Chicken Welfare Report

One of the largest chicken producers in the United States, Perdue Farms recently released its first-ever chicken welfare report in July 2017. The company says it has taken important steps to follow through on plans it announced a little over a year ago to change the way it raises and slaughters chickens. [1] Perdue says […]

Scientists Use CRISPR to Edit Human Embryos in U.S. for First Time

A group of scientists in Oregon have edited the genes of human embryos for the first time in the United States, using CRISPR-Cas9, a cut-and-paste gene-editing tool. [1] The experiments were conducted by Shoukhrat Mitalipov and colleagues at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland. The single-celled embryos Mitalipov edited were discarded after the experiments […]

'Eat Your Vegetables' Doesn't Work: Here's the Secret to Raising a Healthy Eater

iStock/gpointstudio Parenting is nuts, right? It’s like one minute you’re fighting back tears because your toddler just made up the cutest song in the bathtub and the next minute you’re wondering if you’re legally allowed to lock them in their rooms. (Just me?) Okay, well, I’d be a liar if I didn’t tell you that […]

My man comes with it. #ConsciousHipHopLivesThe Story of Blacks Vs. Social Media…

My man comes with it. #ConsciousHipHopLivesThe Story of Blacks Vs. Social Media ” Definitely A Must Watch” #Vo Source

U.S. Meat Producers are Killing the Gulf of Mexico, Report Finds

iStock/michaelbwatkins Deadly algal blooms that have created the largest dead zone on record in the Gulf of Mexico, are the direct result of factory farming, says the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). According to recent research conducted by environmental group Mighty, the affected area of the Gulf is at least 8,200 square miles, “an expanse […]

13 Ways to Eat All the Heirloom Tomatoes This Summer (All of Them!)

iStock/letterberry Vine ripened and vibrantly colored heirloom tomatoes are summer’s sweetest and most unique treats. Unlike conventional, mealy tomatoes found in the grocery store year round, heirlooms pop up only for a few sweet weeks in the summer. Here’s how to take advantage of them – right now! Buying Heirloom Tomatoes Crowding the farmers market […]

Kylie Jenner is Attempting to Go Vegan: Here's Why it's So Important

image via Kylie Jenner/Instagram Kylie Jenner, youngest member of the Kardashian-Jenner family and Lip Kit creator, says she’s “trying this whole vegan thing,” according to her Snapchat caption overlaying a photo of vegan tacos, salsa, and what appears to be a peach smoothie. A second photo displays raw, dairy-, grain-, and soy-free nachos. Sure, Jenner […]

12 Dates Every Black Person on the Planet Should Know, Honor & Celebrate as Holidays

12 Dates Every Black Person on the Planet Should Know, Honor & Celebrate as Holidays Source