SpaceX Has A Successful Launch

Greetings Everyone, I came across some news today and had to share it with you all. The following information comes out of The New York Times. SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Rocket had a successful liftoff this Saturday. The American SpaceCraft, known as the Crew Dragon, launched from NASA’s Kennedy Space Flight Center. This demo is the…

Pacific Ocean Cleanup Gone Wrong

Greetings Folks, I came across some more interesting news earlier, and I have to share my findings with you all. This comes out of USA Today. According to sources, the Ocean Cleanup device that’s used to clean up trash in the Great Pacific has to be restored after a 60-foot chunk broke off. The system…

Online Salute

Greetings Folks, For the past decade, I’ve noticed that Black Politics has been a hot-button topic in my community. I don’t know if it’s due to Barack Obama’s presidency or the rise of Black consciousness, but organizing and gaining a political education has become paramount to our progression. And there are a few independent media…

Another One: Hurricane Michael

Greetings All, Just when I thought that we could breathe a sigh of relief, here comes some more bad news: Hurricane Michael. The following news update comes out of CNN. The National Hurricane Center has issued out a warning for parts of the Florida Gulf Coast, extending from the Alabama-Florida border to the Suwannee River….

Tainted H2O

The current condition of the planet has been discussed throughout this blog, but I recently decided to do more research on our water supply here in the United States. What I found was very disturbing. We’re being poisoned, folks; there’s no need to sugarcoat it. The water that we drink, cook with, and bathe in…

Westinghouse Nuclear Fuel Factory

Greetings All, In a previous post, I discussed Fukushima and the dangers of radioactive water being released into the Pacific Ocean. Well, I recently came across another article that added more fuel to my paranoia. According to The State, radioactive uranium has leaked through the floor at the Westinghouse Nuclear Fuel Factory southeast of Columbia,…

Peace, Love and Good Wishes

Greetings Everyone, I came across some good news today that I had to share with you all. This story comes out of AfricaNews and CNN. Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and President Isaias Afwerki of Eritrea raised the Eritrean flag together, celebrating the reopening of the Embassy of Eritrea in Ethiopia. The leaders of both countries…

Fukushima

Greetings All, Do you remember the earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan back in 2011, causing a nuclear accident at the Fukushima Daiichi (Number 1) Power Plant? Well, I came across some recent information that I found very disturbing. Apparently, radioactive water from the plant is still flowing into the Pacific Ocean. It’s flowing in…

Spider-Man of the 18th

Greetings Folks, Given the times that we’re living in, it’s always a breath of fresh air to come across some good news. The following story is based out of Paris, France, by way of The New York Times. Meet Mamoudou Gassama. Gassama is a 22-year-old migrant from Mali who has made international news for saving…

What Next?

“U.S. Airstrikes on Syria.”  “US, UK, and France Launch Syria Strikes targeting Assad’s Chemical Weapons.”   I saw those headlines yesterday, along with many more, and immediately started shaking my head. The United States, UK, and France launched strikes against three sites in Syria, following threats of an alleged chemical weapons attack in Douma. BBC…

Extinction

Greetings Good People, I posed a question in a previous post about the necessity of living and working outside of planet earth—with the evolution of technology, that conversation no longer seems like a far-fetched illusion. And based off of the research I’ve been doing, particularly on the treatment of the planet, leaving might become the…

Blue Origin’s BE-4

Greetings Folks, Do you remember the 2013 film Elysium, starring Matt Damon and Jodie Foster? The premise centered around a falling Earth, where the rich are separated from the poor by way of a space station floating along the Earth’s orbit. The station, called Elysium, has the latest technology, medical advances, and sustainable resources. But…