SpaceX Dragon Delivers Cargo

Greetings Everyone, I saw some interesting news regarding NASA and wanted to share it with you all. The following information comes out of Space.com. A SpaceX Dragon cargo ship delivered nearly 3 tons of NASA supplies at the International Space Station (ISS) today. The spacecraft is carrying about 5,500 lbs of experiments and supplies for…

The Racial Wealth Gap in America

I’ve been listening to a few conversations on wealth inequality here in America and decided to do some further research. Professor William Darity Jr. has been my go-to scholar on the subject, and I recently came across his break down from the Samuel DuBois Cook Center on Social Equity. It’s been advised that although Blacks constitute…

Air Pollution From Corn Causing Thousands of Deaths

Greetings All, I came across some news and had to it share with you all. The following information comes out of The Weather Channel. Studies have shown that air pollution from corn contributes to 4,300 deaths per year; much of the pollution comes from ammonia fertilizer. The United States is the largest exporter of corn,…

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…

H.R. 40

Greetings All, Recently, I’ve been hearing a lot of conversations about the debt owed to descendants of the Transatlantic Slave Trade here in America. So I did a little research and found a reparations bill that was originally introduced by John Conyers Jr. Named H.R. 40, this bill has been cited as the “Commission to…

FoldiMate

Greetings Good People, I recently came across another form of advanced technology that will soon be on the market, and I had to share it with you all. The product is called FoldiMate. FoldiMate is a robotic laundry folding machine that will fold your laundry into neat piles so that you don’t have to. Your…

The Jamaican Dollar Declines

Greetings Folks, I came across some news earlier that I had to share with you all. This story comes out of LOOP Jamaica. The Jamaica dollar has apparently declined by $1.42 against the United States greenback. According to the trading summary of the Bank of Jamaica, it’s depreciated by $1.42 amount against the U.S. dollar….

Book Review

Greetings Folks, I just finished reading Narrative of The Life of Frederick Douglass, and I wanted to share my thoughts. I assert most unhesitatingly, that the religion of the south is a mere covering for the most horrid crimes, — a justifier of the most appalling barbarity, — a sanctifier of the most hateful frauds,…

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…

SpotMini

Greetings Folks, In a previous post, I highlighted a robot that’s being developed in Tokyo, Japan. Well, I recently came across another company that is manufacturing robots here in the United States. And I had to spotlight it. Boston Dynamics Boston Dynamics is a robotics company that began as a spin-off from the Massachusetts Institute…

Vaccines

“Vaccines are the most cost-effective healthcare interventions there are. A dollar spent on a childhood vaccination not only helps save a life but greatly reduces spending on healthcare.” – Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel   As I’ve alluded to several times throughout this blog, living a Holistic lifestyle has not only become a regime for me but…

Planning For The Future

Greetings Everyone, I came across an article from CNN that advised more people are saving up to $1 million in their retirement accounts through Fidelity. About 157,000 people have saved that amount into their 401(k)s, 148,000 people have saved that same amount in an IRA (Individual Retirement Account), and 2,400 people have saved that amount in both…