Her sister Shaun told the the site, 'She loved what she did. She would get stopped on the street often and people would recognize her — but they didn’t know her name. Hopefully now people will remember her name, her work and the contributions she gave to the entertainment industry.' … [Read more...] about Boyz N The Hood actress Esther Scott – who also worked on Beverly Hills, 90210 and Hart Of Dixie – dies at age 66 after suffering a heart attack
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It continues: "You must also have a health condition or disability where you: have had difficulties with daily living or getting around (or both) for 3 months expect these difficulties to continue for at least 9 months (unless you’re terminally ill with less than 6 months to live). … [Read more...] about Brit couple refused PIP benefit for dementia after moving back from Australia
A "type 0" mission where a single, heavy spacecraft was fired at the incoming object, aimed using the best available information about the object's makeup and trajectory to knock it off course.A "type 1" mission where a scout is launched first and collects close-up data about the asteroid before the main impactor is launched, in order to better aim the shot for maximum effect.A "type 2" mission where one small impactor is launched at the same time as the scout to knock the object a bit off course. Then all the information from the scout and the first impact are used to fine-tune a second small impact that finishes the job.The problem with "type 0" missions, the researchers wrote, is that telescopes on Earth can only gather rough information about planet killers, which are still faraway, dim, relatively small objects. Without precise information on the object's mass, velocity, or physical makeup, the impactor mission will have to rely on some imprecise estimates, and has a higher risk … [Read more...] about What should we do if a ‘planet-killer’ asteroid takes aim at Earth?
The selected pieces are:Optimistical by Nathan Pierce, Cape Giradeau, MO: The stainless steel and cast acrylic sculpture inspired hope and confidence about the future. The large circular form represents unity, and the transparent colored acrylic panels off a new perspective on the world around us.Doppelganger by Carl Billingsley, Greensboro, NC: This oiled steel sculpture is a special means of communication for the artist, a way to express some of his thoughts and ideas about the human condition. The artist doesn't traditionally create abstract sculptures. He is inspired by his connection as an artist to all artists that have gone before and all those who will follow. He believes they are a part of a vast continuum of human history.Delilah by Joni Younkins-Herzog, Athens, GA: This Cor-ten steel, stainless steel, chrome, plastic, and silicone sculpture is filled with humor, with references to botany and anatomy, along with a taste for the fantastic. Working with many materials, the … [Read more...] about Winners Of Inaugural ArtSS Sculpture Competition Named
"He should be, at his age, the top of the game, scoring regularly, creating regularly and working his socks off for his team when they don't have the ball. … [Read more...] about Mesut Ozil bizarrely blasted by Graeme Souness for ‘not doing the hard yards’… but running stats prove otherwise