Category: General Knowledge

How much you need to make to live in San Francisco

A analysis by Smart Asset: a personal finance company based in New York, calculated the annual salary needed to comfortably afford rent for a two-bedroom apartment in 15 U.S. cities. That rent is costly in major metropolitan cities is no surprise, but seeing it in terms of annual salary is shocking. The analysis uses the […]

12-year-old California student ready to start university

A 12-year-old Tanishq Abraham Sacramento student who already has three community college degrees and has been accepted to two University of California campuses says he plans on studying biomedical engineering and becoming a doctor and medical researcher by the time he turns 18. Tanishq Abraham has been accepted to UC Davis and received a regents […]

Earth breaks 12th straight monthly heat record

According to federal scientists the planet shattered monthly heat records for an unprecedented 12th straight month, as April smashed the old record by half a degree. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s monthly climate calculation said Earth’s average temperature in April was 58.7 degrees. That’s 2 degrees warmer than the 20th century average and well […]