This Hand Transplant May Mean Bad News For the Prosthetic Market

By Richard K. Noots Little Zion was a poor boy without hands and feet. The reason? A nasty infection that almost killed him managed to be staved off by removing what we all would consider the most important part of our limbs. However, that never deterred Zion. Instead, he continued to do all the normal things a…

This Guy Actually Makes The Ukelele Sound Good!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-1CMXJPRNY By Richard K. Noots Now, I don’t want to tell you what song he’s covering. Why? That would spoil the surprise. You might let prior knowledge of the song infect your brain, and cause you to judge before you actually listened. It’s OK, we all do it. So, go ahead and click play, and lounge around for a few minutes. Let your mind…

Twitter Nailed it! 10 Breaking News Stories They Got First

By Richard K. Noots Well, Twitter’s done it again! As the website that allows you to post anything you want to the world (as long as it’s short and sweet), it’s managed to gain more and more ground as a place to go for legitimate news stories (in a way). Granted, you don’t want to…

Teens Saving Lives: More Inspiration From Daily Life

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cVpy_daxJU0 By Richard K. Noots Abby Snodgrass was at her local Wal*mart minding her own business. Suddenly, an emergency call came over the intercom asking for assistance. An 11 month old baby had stopped breathing. Abby made her way to the front of the crowd. No one knew CPR, except for one locally trained Hillsboro…

No One Can Have Fun Like the Military

By Richard K. Noots There’s nothing quite like a deployment to bring out your inner artist. Things can go from life or death decisions to sitting around bored out of your mind more quickly than any other occupation on the planet. So in that downtime when people aren’t worried about losing their heads, soldiers can…