This image could show marks left in the Martian surface by seasonal water flows. (Image by NASA)
Researchers have unveiled new evidence which they say proves water could be flowing on Mars right now – a claim that could debunk the long-held belief that the Red Planet has been completely dry for billions of years. Lujendra Ojha and a number of his fellow academics at the Georgia Institute of Technology have proposed […]
The XXII Winter Olympic Games are on after opening officially in a sparkling, star-studded show in Sochi. For the next 16 days the world’s top athletes will be going for it, competing hard with every sinew and fiber. For more visit RT’s Sochi 2014 page This is the first time Russia has hosted the Winter […]
Producing souvenir Olympic medals with fragments from the meteorite in Chelyabinsk at the MAOK art workshop in Zlatoust. (RIA Novosti / Aleksandr Kondratuk)
Some Olympic winners who will win their gold medals on February 15 will receive medals embedded with tiny fragments of last year’s Chelyabinsk meteorite. The date hasn’t been randomly chosen – February 15, 2014 will mark the one-year anniversary of the meteorite strike that caused much damage in the Russian city of Chelyabinsk in the […]
President Clinton hitting the first ball off the tee
Legendary PGA golfer started the Humana Golf Challenge Tournament by hitting the first ball off the tee. He hit the ball far and straight and did a little jig saying it was a good shot. He was in good humor as he joked with the crowd prior to President Clinton’s arrival and swung his hips […]
The Parker Hotel in Palm Springs hosted the Variety Awards Ceremonies Luncheon presented by Mercedes-Benz of the Desert. Variety and actor Colin Farrell presented Director John Lee Hancock director of Saving Mr. Banks with the Creative Impact in Directing Award. The Creative Impact in Acting Award went to Johan Hill for his portrayal in Wolf […]
The 25th Star Studded Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala was held at the Palm Springs Convention Center on January 4th. This is mainly an awards Gala with awards going to some of the top names in show business. Many who will be Oscar and Golden Globe Nominees and maybe winners. The event is presented […]
The Palm Springs International Film Festival held its opening night at the Palm Springs High School auditorium on Friday, January 3rd. The opening night film was one of the best films shown on opening night over the years. The film “Belle” was directed by Amma Asante,one of the top ten directors to watch. It is […]
A special Holiday luncheon was held at the Palm Desert Resorter Country Club for 50 clients of Desert ARC. 50 of its neediest clients with Developmental disabilities were treated to a sit down luncheon on December 17th. The Palm Desert Resorter Country Club Clubhouse was filled with these clients and their volunteer caregivers. Each client […]
The McCallum Theatre brought the one and only country music icon, Willie Nelson and his family to perform on Dec. 17th to a sold out concert.
Willie Nelson is a Country Music Star, Actor, Activist, Songwriter and award winner. He has written over 2500 songs and made over 300 albums in his six decade career. He is considered a living legend and called the troubadour of country music. He just turned 80 years old in April and still continues to perform. […]
Allene Arthur, columnist and society writer celebrated her 90th birthday.
Allene Arthur, columnist and society writer celebrated her 90th birthday. She puts out a weekly column and still has the spirit of one much younger and of course she doesn’t begin to look her age. Almost 100 friends and family came to celebrate with her at the Seven Lakes Country Club on December 18th. This luncheon […]