Ali Garfinkel


Dodging The Cosmic Bullet: Asteroid To Fly Close To Earth

in Events

CORRECTION: In trying to give a perspective of how big the asteroid actually is, I forgot to convert miles into feet and incorrectly stated that the diameter of the Asteroid

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Mushroom Power Up! Scientists Using Fungus To Fight Malaria

in News

Putting the ‘fun’ back in fungus! (Was it ever not there?) The scientists at Westminster University in London have been working for years on what they think will be the

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Schwarzenegger Will Be Back In Comic Form

in Arts/Culture, People

This week in Cannes, the new Governator comic by Stan Lee was unveiled, which depicts Arnold Schwarzenegger as an animated superhero. Imagine that! Schwarzenegger, who was an actor turned governor,

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Viral Video Of The Day: EAGLE WATCH

in Animals, Events, Internet, Video

If any of you have been keeping up with the live Eagle event (not the music group) in Decorah, Iowa, you know that the third egg is about to hatch

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Naomi Campbell Arranging Fundraiser For Japan

in Fashion

Supermodel Naomi Campbell is in talks to arrange a fashion fundraiser to aid in relief efforts for Japan. Previously, Campbell’s Fashion for Relief charity staged a catwalk charity show for

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Bob Barker Donates $100k To Support Animal Rights Laws

in Causes

The Hudson Valley Community College Foundation recently received $100,000 from the infamous Bob Barker to help support the Animal Advocacy Fund, which is used for those interested in animal law.

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Shakira Is Awesome, Pledges $400,000 To Haitian School

in News

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Shakira has recently pledged to donate $400,000 to a school in Haiti. Pies Descalzos— which means “bare feet”— was a charity the singer started in 1995 to

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