An Israeli technology called “SealSand” is being touted as a possible tool to help clean up oil spilled in the Gulf of Mexico. According to Wayne Fried, CEO of US distributor Sealeon, and Richard Fried, Sealeon marketing director, the biggest obstacle to deploying the technology is the question of who would pay for it to be produced. Here is their interview and a demonstration from CNBC:
For her groundbreaking work against gun violence, Taylor Gleeson was just announced as a recipient of the 2017 Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards, a $36,000 award that recognizes teens for their commitment to social good and volunteer service.
A fire broke out in the kitchen at Ramah in the Rockies summer camp at 2:00 am on Monday morning, August 7, forcing the evacuation of 130 campers and the camp's staff to Denver.