Articles by: Brianna Ahearn

5 Fitness Games to Play After Pokemon Go

5 Fitness Games to Play After Pokemon Go

It’s happening in every city in the world: people wandering way from their homes, walking great distances with their phones aimed in the air. What are they doing? Participating in a gaming phenomenon known as Pokémon Go. The newest Pokémon app is a virtual reality game that invites players to […]

by February 19, 2017 6 comments Arts, Trending, World
Tesla’s Master Plan Part 2: Gallery of Elon Musk’s New Big Ideas

Tesla’s Master Plan Part 2: Gallery of Elon Musk’s New Big Ideas

Tesla’s Elon Musk is at it again, dreaming up a new slate of vehicles that he hopes will further reduce humanity’s reliance on fossil fuel. The head of Tesla Motors is coming off a victory of sorts for the Mark 3, which scored nearly 400,000 pre-orders for an electric car […]

by February 17, 2017 7 comments Science, Trending
6 Best Animated Shows You Can Stream Right Now

6 Best Animated Shows You Can Stream Right Now

Bob’s Burgers Bob’s Burgers is one of the most consistently funny shows on TV. The show follows the efforts of Bob and his family as they try to establish a successful burger joint. The show’s funny take on hamburgers even spawned a popular cookbook, The Bob’s Burgers Burger Book: Real […]

by February 13, 2017 6 comments Uncategorized
Polish Explores Claim to Have Found Missing “Nazi Gold Train”

Polish Explores Claim to Have Found Missing “Nazi Gold Train”

Search teams descended on southwestern Poland this week to explore a mountain they believe holds the remains of the legendary Nazi “gold train,” which allegedly disappeared late in World War II. The legend has mesmerized the local population of Silesia for decades. According to rumors, as the Soviets advanced on […]

by February 8, 2017 6 comments World
Uber and Lyft Get the Boot: What Just Happened in Austin

Uber and Lyft Get the Boot: What Just Happened in Austin

Austin is America’s 11th largest city. When the ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft rolled into the city back in 2014, it seemed like a match made in heaven. Austin prides itself on being an oasis of progressivism in the deep south, with a can-do attitude and commitment to keeping things […]

by February 7, 2017 11 comments Politics, Trending
Prom-unism and the Weirdest Prom Themes of All Time

Prom-unism and the Weirdest Prom Themes of All Time

Prom and Homecoming Dances are two of the biggest events for high school students in America. Most people remember prom as a generic affair, as the most popular prom themes have remained “A Night to Remember,” “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” “A Night in Paris,” and “Tropical Paradise.” But some students […]

by February 6, 2017 9 comments Arts, Trending
Suicide Epidemic in the First Nation of Attawapiskat Raises Questions About Plight of First Nations People

Suicide Epidemic in the First Nation of Attawapiskat Raises Questions About Plight of First Nations People

The small First Nation of Attawapiskat is recovering from a devastating spate of suicides among its residents. Chief Bruce Shisheesh has declared a state of emergency, which allows the Nation to receive immediate outside resources. Between September of 2015 and April of 2016, more than 100 people attempted suicide. There […]

by February 5, 2017 5 comments Politics, Trending, World
Watch the Unbelievable New Pirates of the Caribbean Ride at Disneyland Shanghai

Watch the Unbelievable New Pirates of the Caribbean Ride at Disneyland Shanghai

If you are a fan of theme parks and have not plugged into the amusement park video community, you are missing a golden opportunity to learn more about your favorite parks and plan future trips. There are hundreds of vloggers uploading new videos on every facet of the amusement park […]

by February 3, 2017 10 comments Trending, World
Radical Ideas for Eliminating Your Debt

Radical Ideas for Eliminating Your Debt

1. Move to a Smaller Residence Most people are accustomed to spending at least one-third of their gross income on rent or a mortgage. For many people, the number ranges closer to 40 percent or even higher. For those of you who are attempting to cut debt, even one-third of […]

by February 1, 2017 4 comments Trending
Fascinating Facts About the Fourth of July

Fascinating Facts About the Fourth of July

  The history of the Fourth of July is a fascinating examination of American culture. Although Americans celebrate their independence on July 4, which is said to mark the day the Declaration of Independence was made, the reality is a little more complicated. John Adams advocated for celebrating independence on […]

by January 31, 2017 6 comments Politics, World