Sen. Cruz Tours Ut Tyler Health Science Center, Commends 'Innovative Healthcare'


A Pennsylvania man's video of smokestacks falling near his home has gone viral after he posted it to Facebook last week.

Joe Kern, of Springdale, Pa., says he was outside his house watching the demolition of a power plant when he saw smoke coming out of one of the stacks.

He then posted the video to Facebook, where it has been viewed more than 1.7 million times as of this writing, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

According to the video, the power plant was being demolished when the smokestacks fell.

"I thought it was funny at first," Kern tells the Post-Gazette.

"But then I realized it was real.

I didn't know what was going on."

According to the video, the power plant was in the process of being demolished when the smokestacks fell.

Kern, who is in his early 20s, was in high school when the smokestacks fell.

He was in the engineering pathway, not the arts, according to his high school teacher.

"He was a very talented young man," she tells the Post-Gazette.

"He was really creative.

He was actually in the engineering pathway, not the arts.

So that was his forte, was engineering.

But he was very

Read the Entire Article

Selected Grant News Headlines

A customized collection of grant news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

Nhs and Nice Unveil Plans to Accelerate Access to Innovative Medical Technologies

The UK's National Health Service is looking to speed up the adoption of cutting-edge medical technologies into its system, the New York Times reports. According to the Guardian, NICE, the UK's...more

Gov. Desantis Signs Three Bills Aimed at Enhancing Cancer Research, Innovation and Health Care

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday signed three bills aimed at enhancing cancer research, innovation, and health care, the Florida Times-Union reports. One of the bills he signed is one that...more

Governor Ron Desantis Highlights Significant State Investments and Signs Legislation ...

"By fostering innovation, encouraging data sharing and cooperation, and expanding cancer-related resources, Florida will bring the fight against cancer to a whole new level." So says Florida...more

Leading Experts Reimagine Public Health Technology at Summit

"We really have to re-invent public health," Alessandro Vespignani, director of the Network Science Institute at Northeastern University, tells the Boston Globe. "This requires an...more

2023-24 Annual Report: Transforming for Healthier Communities

"We're transforming for healthier communities, and with a new five-year strategic plan that builds on this momentum launching this fall to guide us, it truly is an extraordinary time for Osler and...more

Documentary Unearths the Soybean'S Hidden Potential, Future Innovation

A new A&E documentary looks at the future of the soybean, one of the most sustainable crops on the planet. Breaking: A Story of Innovation takes a look at how the crop has evolved over the past...more

How Technology Can Help Solve America'S Health Care Accessibility Crisis

"We are arriving at a critical juncture, one in which leaders in every facet of the health care industryfrom pharmaceutical CEOs to hospital administratorsneed to reflect on the causes and impact of...more

Florida Gov. Ron Desantis Signs 3 Bills to Improve Statewide Health Care

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has signed three new bills into law, including one that makes it easier for environmental health technicians to conduct septic tank inspections without a four-year...more

Building a Public Health Innovation Ecosystem in the Who European Region: Meeting Report ...

A new report from the World Health Organization calls for "innovative solutions" to some of Europe's biggest health challenges, including neglected tropical diseases, HIV, tuberculosis, and an aging...more

Manulife and World Economic Forum Launch the Prospering in Longevity Challenge to ...

The World Economic Forum is putting its money where its mouth is, in the hopes of helping the world live longer. The forum has launched the Prospering in Longevity Challenge, a three-year...more

Social Entrepreneurship

A Toast to Social Entrepreneurship

Chris Raine, an MBA student and Skoll Scholar at Saïd Business School, Oxford University who fundamentally believes in social entrepreneurship, founded an online community program called Hello Sunday Morning.

Federal Government Grant and Assistance Programs

Environmental Quality and Protection Resource Management | Indian Education_Assistance to Schools | NATIONAL CENTER FOR RESEARCH RESOURCES, RECOVERY ACT CONSTRUCTION SUPPORT | Disaster Relief Appropriations Act-Emergency Food Assistance Program (Administrative Costs) | Recreational Trails Program | Advanced Placement Program (Advanced Placement Test Fee; Advanced Placement Incentive Program Grants | National Food Service Management Institute Administration and Staffing Grant | Very Low-Income Housing Repair Loans and Grants | | Site Style by YAML | | Grants | Grants News | Sitemap | Privacy Policy

Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2008-2024 Copyright Michael Saunders