MARY REICHARD, HOST: 8-year old Hailey Dawson was born with only a pinkie and thumb on her right hand. So the University of Las Vegas made her a robotic hand.
NICK EICHER, HOST: If all goes according to plan, 50-year-old Ben Lecomte will become the first person to swim across the Pacific Ocean. It’s expected to take six months before he lands on the shores of San Francisco. Lecomte set off from Japan on May 20th.
MARY REICHARD, HOST: The U.S. Geological Survey Twitter account has been busy. For weeks, it’s been posting updates and warnings about Hawaii’s Mount Kilauea volcanic eruption.