14 August 1945. when news of victory in Japan came out people celebrated in the streets. and two complete strangers shared a kiss that shows such passion. i absolutely love this photo. and i hope that one day i can be this passionate about something. anything. 67th anniversary is 14 august 2012
A new breakthrough that provides early detection for the most lethal form of cancer was created by a 15-year-old Maryland teen. Jack Andraka won the top prize at the Intel Science Fair for his new and simple dip-stick method to detect pancreatic, lung and ovarian cancer, which is 90% accurate and 28 times less expensive.
“I had to resist getting choked up when I saw him. I could tell that he was happy to see me too. It was a brief moment of family warmth and home was there with us.” –Col. Phil Hale remarking about a reunion with his son, 2nd Lt. Phil Hall. The father and son are both deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and had not seen each other since September 2011. (Courtesy photo from U.S. Forces Afghanistan. Used with permission.)