Lou Gehrig’s disease
President Barack Obama will not dump a bucket of ice water over his head for the increasingly viral video Ice Bucket Challenge. Instead, Obama has opted to donate $100 to the charity fighting Lou Gehrig’s disease.
Lots of people are cooling off for a good cause this summer, as they pour buckets of ice and freezing water over their heads to raise awareness and money for Lou Gehrig’s Disease.
Stephen Hawking, who spent his career decoding the universe and even experienced weightlessness, is urging the continuation of space exploration — for humanity’s sake.
Researchers published a study indicating that former NFL players are unusually prone to dying from degenerative brain disease.