This past year has seen many notable deaths, from authors like Harper Lee and Elie Wiesel to American icons John Glenn and Muhammad Ali. Just when we were ready to leave 2016 behind us, we lost actress Carrie Fisher on December 27, 2016 and a day later her mother , actress Debbie Reynolds passed away.
Carrie Fisher, who is famous for being Princess Leia in the Star... Read More »
The Great Barrier Reef is located in the Coral Sea off the coast of Queensland, Australia. It is said to be the world's largest living structure. It is 1,400 miles long and is visible from space. With 2,900 individual reefs and 1,050 islands, the Great Barrier Reef is home to 1,625 species of fish. It is one of the Seven Wonders of the World and is more than 25... Read More »
On Sunday January 1, 2017 at 1:15 a.m., there was an attack on the Reina Nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey. Out of the nearly 600 people in the nightclub, the attack killed 39 people and injured over 70 others. The killed and wounded were from 22 different countries.
The security around the city had been stepped up for the New Year’s Eve celebrations, yet this attacked... Read More »