As we approach the month of December, fans are still mourning the loss of beloved television personality Alex Trebek, the long-standing host of the popular game show Jeopardy! His death in early November was an unwelcome addition to the long list of tragedies assigned to the year 2020. But on Thanksgiving, many fans were touched by a posthumous message from Trebek, recorded before his death for the show’s episode airing that day.
Longtime host of the quiz show Jeopardy!, Alex Trebek, touched many lives.
Inspiring Athlete Becomes First Person With Down Syndrome To Complete the Grueling Ironman Triathlon
Completing an Ironman triathlon is a feat for any athlete. The grueling multi-sport event begins with a 2.
Public school districts across the nation are facing massive budget deficits. As districts tighten their fiscal belts, art classes are cut, teacher salaries stagnate, and it grows harder to attract (and keep) talented staff. The way out of large deficits may seem daunting, but the economic success of one Arkansas school district offers a guiding example for many others.
Have you ever sorted through a pile of stuff and found a lone library book, long overdue?
Pets have a way of quickly becoming part of our families.
Music can awaken the deepest parts of our memories—even if those moments seem gone forever. Marta C. González proves this in a poignant video that has recently gone viral. It shows González—a former New York City Ballet prima ballerina living with Alzheimer’s disease—as she recognizes Tchaikovsky’s classic Swan Lake. Upon hearing the music, González begins to move her arms and dance the routine she performed so long ago.
As major news outlets began calling the 2020 U.S.
From April to July of 2021, an 11.
In Afghanistan, there are a number of deserted war tanks, stationed as a constant reminder of combat and violent conflicts. Luckily, Iranian artist Neda Taiyebi has stepped in and is finding another use for them. She has reimagined the abandoned vessels in Kabul, Afghanistan by adorning them with colorful motifs including fruits and flowers, as well as swirling geometric designs.
Scientists around the world have been racing to find ways to combat COVID-19.
Dogs give us all plenty to be grateful for, from offering us joy and companionship to even bettering our health.