Explore the Universe between Your Ears at Innovative Art House in DC
New exhibit at Artechouse, DC uses art, technology, and neuroscience to explore the cells that make us human, the neuron. Main exhibit of "Life of a Neuron" explores the life cycle of neurons, from pre-birth to deathMatthew Koehler.
3 of the most dangerous risks of living in Los Angeles County, CA
For better optimization and an Interactive reading experience,Download the NewsBreak App. West view of Pacific Ocean from Venice Beach, LA.Photo by Mat Weller on Unsplash. Los Angeles County is a place full of glamour, art, beaches, and other things that are rarely found together anywhere else in the world. The pleasant weather and beautiful landscapes attract visitors from all over the world, who come to be amazed while enjoying one of the most diverse cuisine experiences. Many people across the country and the world desire to live in the county and even those who criticize are mostly unable to find a replacement that can provide a similar thrill and excitement that Los Angeles County does.
Amélie's - It has become a tradition in Charlotte
“I suppose I ought to eat or drink something or other; but the great question is ‘What?’” - Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Recently online someone was asking for the “must see-must dos” of Charlotte, as they planned a weekend visit to Charlotte. Someone mentioned Amélie's and a hearty chorus of folks echoed their agreement.
A Montana couple show you can live debt-free, building your own eco-friendly house from straw using your hands and feet
Gerry Thomasen from Nanaimo, Canada, CC BY 2.0 - Not the actual house featured in the story. About 14 years after seeing a cob house and ten years of researching and dreaming up designs for one, a young couple built their own straw bale cob house in Bitterroot Valley, Montana.
Changing Prison From The Inside-out: Cal State LA BA Prison Program Graduate Fights to End Involuntary Servitude
Samual Nathaniel Brown on graduation day in California State Prison, Los Angeles County on Oct. 5, 2021.(Photo by Robert Huskey/Cal State LA) On October 5, 2021, Samual Nathaniel Brown, co-founder of the Anti-Violence Safety and Accountability Project (ASAP), creator of the 10P program, and author of the constitutional amendment proposal, The California Abolition Act (ACA 3), recently became one of the first along with 24 other men to graduate with a bachelors in communication from Cal State LA’s Prison B.A. Graduation Initiative on the yard at California State Prison Los Angeles County in Lancaster California.
Miami History: Aquila in Brickell
Aquila sculpture in the Brickell neighborhoodCasey M. Piket. On April 30, 1986, the 33-story Lincoln Tower reached a milestone when it was announced that it was officially topped-off and on schedule to open in the Summer of 1986. Two weeks later, the project’s owners revealed another important milestone for the building that would become the offices of Barnett Bank at 701 Brickell Avenue. Bank of America is now the marquis tenant in the building today.
The 5 most popular restaurants in Cross Lanes, WV
Cross Lanes, West Virginia is technically not a city. As a suburb of Charleston, Cross Lanes is a census-designated place (CDP) or perhaps an edge city, a once suburban location that has become a commercial center far removed from downtown Charleston.
The Revolution Will Not Be Televised, But It Will Be Found in the Poetry of Tongo Eisen Martin.
SF Poet Laureate Tongo Eisen Martin sits in front of Cafe Boheme in the Mission DistrictVanessa Parrish. I remember the collective groans that used to come in my English class when it was time to read poetry. The epic length of Beowulf, the thees and thous of Shakespeare, the overly flowery prose of Walt Whitman. While it all holds a place in the annals of literary history, it never really inspired the reaction our English teachers wanted.
Fountain Creek Nature Center is a breath of fresh air and a perfect place to enjoy nature.
Nature is good for us. Research suggests that spending time outdoors helps to reduce stress, improve cognitive functioning, and increase happiness. Our time spent outdoors is so beneficial to our health that many medical professionals write nature prescriptions. A bit of fresh air may be exactly what we need.
Inter Miami had a goal festival against Cincinnati
Inter Miami, with a great second half, beat Cincinnati 5-1 and kept their hopes of reaching the playoffs alive, with three games to go to the end of the season. And it is that the 14,925 fans who attended the DRV PNK Stadium this Saturday, October 23, enjoyed the beauty of the football party, not only because of the victory of their team but because of the goal festival it gave away, reported AP.
Why did gasoline in Florida double in just one year?
The state of Florida has seen gas prices spike in recent weeks, reaching their highest level in nearly seven years, according to the American Automobile Association. The average price of gasoline in the Sunshine State is $3.24, although in some areas it has reached $3.50, double what it was just last year and the highest price since 2014, reported the Cuban Newspaper.
Florida's Dr. Ladapo says 'data doesn't support any clinical benefit for children with masks'. But which data says that?
The newly appointed Florida's Surgeon General, Doctor Joseph Ladapo, publicly said data doesn't support any clinical benefit for children in Covid-related situations. But which data says that? And why is he lying?
Would $17.64 be an appropriate minimum wage for West Hollywood?
How high the minimum wage should be is a controversial topic in general. It’s especially controversial in the restaurant/hospitality industry. On the one hand, you want workers to be paid a living wage. You don’t want a situation where people are unable to make ends meet despite working full-time.
The Early History of Bicycling in St. Paul (1880 - 1902)
The bicycling movement came to the Midwest in the latter part of the 1870s. Bicycles with a large front wheel and a much smaller rear wheel started showing up on the streets. Curious onlookers didn’t know what to think of the strange contraption, called an “ordinary” or penny-farthing.
Camilo started his tour "Mis Manos Tour" in Miami
After dominating the sales, streaming and radio charts with multiple hits since his debut in 2019, the Colombian singer-songwriter, musician and producer Camilo began his long-awaited “Mis Manos Tour” in the United States, in the city of Miami, with the first of three consecutive concerts at the Fillmore Miami Beach.
Dr. Fauci Predicts The Future Of The Pandemic In Texas
Dr. Fauci recently made a prediction that has experts worried about another surge of infections in Texas (and several other states). "As long as you have virus freely circulating in the environment in society, jumping from person to person, that virus, by the fact that it continually replicates, gives itself ample opportunity to mutate," Fauci noted. Since Texas has looser restrictions than Democratic states such as California, the virus will have a higher probability of developing a variant that can evade vaccines. And obviously, a terrifying development like that could undo a lot of hard work and sacrifice made by the American people.
White House Reveals Plan To Vaccinate Children In Texas
The White House recently announced that children aged 5 to 11 in Texas would soon be able to acquire a COVID-19 vaccination from their local pharmacy and maybe even their school, as it revealed plans for the expected authorization of the Pfizer injection for young children soon. Quoting a press release:
Family Friendly Halloween Happenings in Chicago Help Youth Stay Safe
There are plenty of safe Halloween celebrations happening in Chicago and surrounding areas through the end of this month that will delight the entire family. At Night of 1000 Jack o Lanterns in Chicago guests can enjoy carvings of superheroes, celebrities and other Halloween themed carved pumpkinsRichie S/flickr.
How Many Bourbon Barrels Are Aging In Kentucky? Number + Industry Taxes Growing
How many Bourbon Barrels Are Aging In Kentucky? The Kentucky Distillers’ Association (KDA) recently announced that for the first time in the modern era of American whiskey, Kentucky has 10 million barrels of bourbon aging in distillery warehouses across the Commonwealth.
Broward County Schools Fight Back At Chaos Caused by TikTok Challenge
Since students returned to the classroom after the summer, many teachers have witnessed mayhem, often including violence and vandalism - seemingly prompted by the TikTok school challenge.