Mars is already TRASHED: Humans have left more than 15,000 pounds of debris on the Red Planet

Humans have left more than 15,000 pounds of trash on Mars in the last 50 years and not a single person has ever stepped foot on the red planet. Cagri Kilic, a postdoctoral research fellow in robotics at West Virginia University, analyzed the mass of all rovers and orbiters sent to Mars and subtracted the … Read more

Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin reverses protections for transgender students

Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin is reversing course on how the state deals with transgender students — issuing a requirement that they use bathrooms and locker rooms based on their biological sex. The Republican rolled back changes made by his predecessor, which affected everything from bathroom usage to pronouns. The rewritten rules, which will go into … Read more

Study shows 40% of patients treated with ketamine had depression symptoms disappear

While its use as an antidepressant may be controversial among health experts and regulators, the anesthetic drug ketamine has shown great affect as an antidepressant in recent trials – potentially even curing the disease in some. Researchers at MindPeace Clinics, a ketamine therapy clinic in Arlington, Virginia – just outside of Washington D.C., found that … Read more

Virginia grandmother, 67, her granddaughter, 9, and pet dog are all killed in house fire

A Virginia grandmother, her nine-year-old granddaughter and the family dog all  perished in a devastating house fire early Tuesday morning, officials said. Kaysie Anne Arancibia, a fourth grader at Sleepy Hollow Elementary School was rushed to a local hospital but later died from injuries she sustained in the blaze. The family’s pet dog also did not … Read more

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What a game! Brisbane has ended Richmond’s season in a heart-stopping two-point elimination final and one of the games of the year, 16.10 (106) to 16.8 (104). It truly had everything — brutal injuries and a see-sawing, high-scoring wild contest from start to finish where neither side could gain momentum, culminating in a crazy fourth … Read more

Heat Cancels Colonial Racing, Laurel Moves Post Times

High temperatures and humidity in the forecast for the Mid-Atlantic have caused Laurel Park to push back its post times for races July 23 and prompted Colonial Downs to cancel racing for July 25. , and in the best interests of its horses, horsemen and fans, the Maryland Jockey Club has pushed back post time … Read more

Virginia’s scholarship tax credits are an educational beacon of hope

[This piece has been published in Restoring America to highlight how a Virginia policy expanding school choice options will benefit both students and parents.] There is more to love about education in Virginia thanks to the budget Gov. Glenn Youngkin signed into law on June 22, 2022. It contains the largest education budget in Virginia … Read more