West Virginians- Turning Coal into Honey Money

Coal into honey- how West Virginia is pulling out of their workforce slump
In this edition we discuss the hardships of West Virginia, and how they are turning coal into honey. The steady decline in the coal sector has left states like West Virginia in a slump for workforce. For instance in 1990 there were...

Midwest Farmers Abandoned by Disaster Relief Funding

Major flooding continues to effect Midwest farmers
With rising water levels along the Mississippi River. 2019 continues to test the Midwest, specifically farmers who have experienced major flooding. The amount of crop losses has not been measured yet, but it looks to be massive. Furthermore, we can expect food...

17 Year Cicadas to Emerge in 2019

17 Year Cicada Brood
Magicicada, the specific variety of cicada, spend most of their lives underground feeding on the roots of deciduous trees. Roughly 1.5 million cicadas can emerge from one single acre of land. With staggering numbers like this, you can see why they are so destructive.