Articles by: Sarah Goodwin

Twitter Will Break Into TV By Streaming NFL Games on Apple TV

Twitter Will Break Into TV By Streaming NFL Games on Apple TV

Twitter appears closer than ever to breaking into television, and the company is set to do it via a blockbuster deal with Apple and the NFL. Earlier this year, Twitter outbid Facebook for the right to live stream 10 NFL football games. The expensive deal – which was for $10 […]

by February 12, 2017 7 comments Trending, World
First American Penis Transplant a Success: Offers Hope For Injured Veterans

First American Penis Transplant a Success: Offers Hope For Injured Veterans

Thomas Manning made history last week, becoming the first person in North America to successfully undergo a penis transplant. The 64 year old Boston man went through an extraordinary 15-hour surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital, where surgeons used a phallus from a dead man and attached it to Manning. Once […]

by February 11, 2017 8 comments Science, Trending
Guinness Book of World Records Names World’s Oldest Drag Queen

Guinness Book of World Records Names World’s Oldest Drag Queen

The Guinness Book of World Records has named the World’s Oldest Drag Queen. Walter Darcelle XV Cole, who will turn 86 years-old on November 16, 2016, is the lucky Queen. Darcelle is a resident of Portland, Oregon, where she is a much-loved member of the community. Darcelle XV is also a […]

by January 29, 2017 6 comments Arts, Trending
Number of Zika Virus Cases Triples as Congress Holds Funding Hostage

Number of Zika Virus Cases Triples as Congress Holds Funding Hostage

The number of women potentially infected by the Zika virus appears to be growing in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) says more than 150 pregnant women in America appear to be currently infected with Zika virus. In addition, there are over 120 women infected by the […]

by January 23, 2017 6 comments Politics, Science, Trending, World
How Transgender Bathroom Bans Are Rooted in the History of American Restroom Segregation

How Transgender Bathroom Bans Are Rooted in the History of American Restroom Segregation

North Carolina became the first state to mandate discrimination against transgender people, including banning them from using bathrooms and locker rooms that align with their gender identity. The law guts other protections for LGBT persons. However, the bathroom segregation law in particular is rooted in troublesome fears about bathroom violence […]

by January 2, 2017 10 comments Politics, Trending
Female Orgasms? There’s (Now) An App for That

Female Orgasms? There’s (Now) An App for That

Groundbreaking New App for Female Sexuality Remember the old Apple commercial? “There’s an app for that.” Now there really is an app for absolutely everything, including the female orgasm. Yes, that’s right, there’s a new startup on the scene and the company is taking itself seriously, despite the name “OMGYes.” […]

by December 19, 2016 5 comments Science, Trending
Ancient Mayan Salvadoran Village is “New World Pompeii”

Ancient Mayan Salvadoran Village is “New World Pompeii”

Archaeologists are buzzing about the newest research at Ceren, in El Salvador. Ceren is the most well preserved Mayan village in Latin America. Unfortunately, the village met a tragic end when it was destroyed by a volcano sometime around A.D. 660. Professor Payson Sheets of the by University of Colorado […]

by November 15, 2016 9 comments Uncategorized
The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Smashes Sales Records: Is It Worth the Wait?

The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Smashes Sales Records: Is It Worth the Wait?

It will be a busy spring season for smartphones, with the release of Samsung’s Galaxy S7 Edge and iPhone’s anticipated iPhone 6 and 7 derivations. The early winner in the smartphone sweepstakes is the Galaxy S7 Edge. Debuting ahead of Apple’s next offerings, Samsung Galaxy S7 has already broken records for pre-orders […]

by November 9, 2016 6 comments Trending
7 Classic 1980s Experiences Today’s Kids Will Never Have

7 Classic 1980s Experiences Today’s Kids Will Never Have

1) Child Crossing Guards It may be hard for kids growing up today to imagine, but in the 1980s, crossing guards were often other children. Typically sixth, seventh and eighth graders were given a badge and a vest and asked to help police traffic and help other kids cross the […]

by November 8, 2016 7 comments Food, Trending
Aerial view of the Christ the Redeemer statue atop Corcovado Hill and the Mario Filho (Maracana)  stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on May 10, 2013. The Maracana stadium will host the upcomig Confederations Cup next June, the Brazil 2014 FIFA World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics. AFP PHOTO /VANDERLEI ALMEIDAVANDERLEI ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images

Brazilian President Impeachment Trial: Will It Impact the Rio Summer Olympics?

Brazil, which hosts the 2016 Olympic Games in just a matter of months, has plunged into chaos with the sudden decision of the Brazil House of Representatives to hold an impeachment trial for President Dilma Rousseff. The country had already been under scrutiny for what many saw as a lack […]

by May 9, 2016 8 comments Politics, Trending, World