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Dive Into a Pool of Sprinkles at the NYC Museum of Ice Cream

Dive Into a Pool of Sprinkles at the NYC Museum of Ice Cream

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! If you’ve ever enjoyed a double scoop of chocolate on a hot summer day – and let’s face it, if you’re human, you probably love ice cream – then you should take a trip to the Museum of Ice Cream. […]

by November 3, 2016 0 comments Arts, Food, Trending
Olympics Draw Near, Experts Urge Officials to Cancel the Event

Olympics Draw Near, Experts Urge Officials to Cancel the Event

As more news about the mosquito-borne illness the Zika virus hits headlines, all eyes are turning to Brazil, home of Rio Janeiro, host of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The Zika virus is at the the center of everyone’s thoughts about the event, and now a group of individuals have posted […]

by May 26, 2016 7 comments World
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
Google’s Food Trends Surveys Predict What Will Be On Your Plate in 2016

Google’s Food Trends Surveys Predict What Will Be On Your Plate in 2016

Google has released their 2016 Food Trends Report, which relies on analysis of searched terms to determine what is hip and trendy and what is yesterday’s news in food. Google looked at two years’ worth of data in order to see the big picture about how American palettes are changing. […]

by May 6, 2016 5 comments Food, Science, Trending
Inside the NFL’s Quarterback Crisis: Why Are There So Few Great Quarterbacks?

Inside the NFL’s Quarterback Crisis: Why Are There So Few Great Quarterbacks?

The NFL’s 32 teams are in agreement: there is a quarterback crisis in the league. With just 32 open slots for starting quarterbacks and hundreds of college football teams, one would assume that finding a talented and competent pro quarterback would not be such a struggle. However, for all but […]

by April 18, 2016 7 comments Trending
US Armed Forces Joins Other Nations in Opening All Combat Positions to Women

US Armed Forces Joins Other Nations in Opening All Combat Positions to Women

For the United States Army, this is the dawn of a new day. On Friday the Army announced it has commission 22 women as infantry and armor officers under new military rules that open all ground combat jobs to women. The move is the most significant step yet to include […]

by April 15, 2016 6 comments Politics, Trending, World
Kobe Bryant Through the Years: Rare Photographs of Retiring Lakers Star

Kobe Bryant Through the Years: Rare Photographs of Retiring Lakers Star

Kobe Bryant is playing his last game for the Los Angeles Lakers this week. The future Hall of Famer has played for the Lakers for his entire career, which spans 20 years. Bryant was drafted as a 17 year old and went on to great fame, fortune and success, winning […]

by April 13, 2016 6 comments Trending
Inky the Octopus and His Daring Jailbreak from Aquarium to Pacific Ocean

Inky the Octopus and His Daring Jailbreak from Aquarium to Pacific Ocean

It sounds like the plot of a new movie by Disney Pixar. A daring cephalopod, known as “Inky the Octopus” engineers a nighttime jailbreak from an aquatics museum. His daring maneuvers, which include breaking out of the aquarium, sliding down a drain pipe, scaling a wall and no doubt making […]

by April 12, 2016 11 comments Science, Trending, World
Phishing and Business Email Scams: the Two Most Common Internet Cons and How to Avoid Them

Phishing and Business Email Scams: the Two Most Common Internet Cons and How to Avoid Them

If you have ever had an email address, then you have probably received a suspicious email asking you to donate money to a Nigerian prince. Although most people scoff at such emails, these scams have proven very effective at making money. Now the FBI is warning that a new generation […]

by April 8, 2016 2 comments Trending
The Freakish Predicament of George RR Martin: Game of Thrones Season 6 Debuts Before Next Novel

The Freakish Predicament of George RR Martin: Game of Thrones Season 6 Debuts Before Next Novel

The world in which George RR Martin began his life as a novelist bares no resemblance to the world Martin lives in now: subjected to constant scrutiny, analysis of his writerly pace (or lack thereof) and lots of public fretting about whether he will complete his magnum opus, Song of […]

by April 8, 2016 1 comment Arts, Trending