The First Asteroid Sample Collected in Space by NASA to Arrive on Earth this Sunday

Release – The first asteroid sample collected in space by NASA will arrive on Earth Sunday, Sept. 24, and there are multiple events leading up to its landing. NASA’s live coverage of the OSIRIS-REx (Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification and Security – Regolith Explorer) capsule landing starts at 10...

Culinary Tourism Seeks Growth with Partnerships in Auto, Industrial Areas

Culinary tourism companies are looking to increase growth by forming partnerships with automotive, industrial, and commercial companies, according to tourism sources. As people are travelling again in post-pandemic times, food and its enjoyment has developed into a major driver of tourism, according to Tourism Teacher. Culinary tourism, known simply...

Real Estate Investors Run Lean in First Quarter of 2023

Investors were wary as mortgage rates rose in the first quarter of 2023, with buyers purchasing 48.6 percent fewer homes compared to the previous year, according to a report by Redfin. Read the Redfin report here. In addition, investors bought 14 percent fewer properties in the month of February...

Study: Nevada, South Dakota, Montana Among Most ‘Gambling Addicted’ States

As the Kentucky Derby approaches on May 6, personal finance website WalletHub has released a study of the most “gambling addicted” states. The gambling industry brought in a record $60 billion in revenue last year, but some states are leading the way in rolling the dice. WalletHub compared the...

Harry Belafonte, Singer, Actor, Activist, Passes Away at 95

Harry Belafonte, the legendary singer, actor, and civil rights activist, passed away April 25, at the age of 95. His death was confirmed by his family, who issued a statement describing him as a “giant of American culture and an unwavering champion of justice and equality.” Belafonte was born...

Astronaut Winston Scott Encourages Young People to Reach for the Stars

Astronaut Winston Scott has enjoyed a remarkable career. He’s a retired US Navy captain, a real “Top Gun” pilot, in fact. And he says today chances are better than ever for people to reach the stars and achieve their dreams. During his time as a NASA astronaut, Captain Scott...

Cassidy Gifford, Daughter of Kathie Lee, Named Carnival Celebration’s ‘Godmother’

Cassidy Gifford, daughter of Kathie Lee Gifford will serve as “Godmother” to Carnival Cruise Line’s newest ship, Carnival Celebration, at the ship’s naming ceremony on Nov. 20, 2022, in Miami. Kathie Lee Gifford was Godmother to Carnival Celebration’s namesake, M/S Celebration, christened in 1987. Her mother served as Carnival’s...