How do you explain death to a child with autism? A Pet’s Death.

How do you explain death to a child with autism? I thought we already had. I thought she got it, and maybe even understood it better than the rest of us. We’ve lost a lot of pets in the last few years because we tend to adopt the old and sickly. But,…

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Dwarf Planet, Bright Spot

Now at Ceres, Dawn’s camera recorded this closer view of the dwarf planet’s northern hemisphere and one of its mysterious bright spots on May 4. A sunlit portrait of a small, dark world about 950 kilometers in diameter, the image is part of a planned…

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MESSENGER’s Last Day on Mercury

The first to orbit Mercury, the MESSENGER spacecraft came to rest on this region of Mercury’s surface yesterday . Constructed from MESSENGER image and laser altimeter data, the scene looks north over the northeastern rim of the broad, lava filled Shakespeare…

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Full Moon in Earth’s Shadow

Last week the Full Moon was completely immersed in Earth’s dark umbral shadow , just briefly though. The total phase of the April 4, 2015 lunar eclipse lasted less than 5 minutes, the shortest total lunar eclipse of the century . In fact, sliding just…

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6 Benefits of Using the LED Lights

LED lighting is the sensible answer to offer an eco-pleasant, clear, and power-environment friendly illuminate within the house. This sort of digital mild can present quite a lot of superb advantages. Here are six of the highest advantages related to…

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Why I’m Taking My Special Needs Kids To Walt Disney World This Year

We are going to Disney World! Yes, it’s true, Disney World has the honor of Nove, Kat and I visiting for a week this coming September.   This is no small feat considering we live at or below the poverty line and that Nove has Autism. But, I’ve worked…

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25 Powerful Images Of Animal Love That Can Teach Us About Ourselves

We can learn so much about love and ourselves by observing animals. Their interactions are a sure sign of that expression through body language without verbal communication. One look at these pictures is all it takes to appreciate not only the love between…

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13 Recycling Life Hacks You Can’t Live Without

1. You can upcycle your duct tape into a jar opener. gifak-net.tumblr.com 2. Melt down your dad’s records and turn them into bowls. Karen Mardahl (CC BY-SA 2.0 ) / Via Flickr: kmardahl Then put chips in the bowls, and eat the chips while you listen to…

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“OctoPlus” Fun and Educational App for Your Child ( Special Needs Compatible)

Description Introducing OctoPlus, a gaming app that makes math addition fun and engaging for kids. OctoPlus places your child in an underwater water world where you have to battle turtles to score points. OctoPlus reinforces key math skills within an…

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The War on Biofilm in Your Home!

Biofilm. Even sounds nasty. By definition, biofilms are a gaggle of microorganisms during which cells stick to one another on a floor. They are sticky cells that are regularly embedded inside a self-produced matrix of EPS’s or extracellular polymeric…

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