The death toll from the China earthquake is currently projected to reach 50,000.
The toll of dead and missing from the Myanmar cyclone is now above 133,000 people and expected to continue rising.
The global food crisis continues unabated, pushing millions around the world into hunger and starvation.
Please consider helping in any way you can. See, Unicef; UN World Food Program; Int'l Red Cross.
Of course, we all the know the way things will inevitably end, at least locally, in our corner of this particular Galaxy.