When an elementary school student showed up to class wearing a T-shirt with a hand-drawn logo representing the University of Tennessee, he was bullied by the other kids. The unnamed fourth grader drew the University’s logo on a piece of paper and stapled it to his orange t-shirt for college colors week. Despite his creativity not being appreciated by the other students, the actual university took notice and stepped up.
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On April 15, 2019, a serious fire devastated Paris’ world-famous Notre-Dame Cathedral. Just hours after the blaze broke out, some of the destruction was already clear; as the fire rapidly spread, it consumed much of the Medieval building’s lead and oak roof, a large portion of the cathedral’s wooden rib-vaulted ceiling, some stained glass windows, and, most dramatically, the building’s 750-ton spire. In the days and weeks following the fire, more news continued to trickle in.
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Unsettling news is coming out of Brazil, as a record number of fires are being reported in the Amazon. Often referred to as the lungs of our planet, the Amazon produces 20% of the oxygen in Earth’s atmosphere. For just this reason alone, no matter where you live on the planet, the fires will affect you.
Even if competitive sports aren’t your thing, you’ve probably heard of American gymnast Simone Biles.
For the past 10 weeks, Hong Kong has been in the midst of ongoing protests that have taken to the...
On the morning of August 3, 2019, a gunman killed 22 people and injured another 24 at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. Following this tragedy, social media has been abuzz with people discussing and debating everything from gun control reform to the country’s approach to mental health.
Back in April 2017, the Japanese Olympic Committee began collecting discarded electronics with the aim to make all of the...