Sprinkles

Sprinkles

July 31, 2017

Sprinkles are a simple way to add some extra color and crunch to things like ice cream, cake, and doughnuts. But how did they come to be? Despite being so simple, sprinkles have much more complex and ambiguous origin story. There are a few different people who have been claimed to have invented sp...

Foods you should eat before taking a test

Foods you should eat before taking a test

July 31, 2017

When asking a group of high school students if they eat breakfast everyday or sleep at least 8 hours a night, it wouldn’t be unusual to get the answer “no” a majority of the time. According to Kellogg's analysis of its “Breakfast in America” study, approximately 36% of high school students act...

Bill Nye Saves the World

President Barack Obama poses for a selfie with Bill Nye, left, and Neil DeGrasse Tyson in the Blue Room prior to the White House Student Film Festival, Feb. 28, 2014.  (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

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July 31, 2017

In late April, Bill Nye, often referred to as the “Science Guy,” returned to the spotlight with a new show on Netflix entitled Bill Nye Saves the World which explores science and “its impact on politics, society, and pop culture” according to IMDb, an online database of entertainment informatio...

10 Weirdest Conspiracy Theories

10 Weirdest Conspiracy Theories

May 3, 2017

1. 9/11 September 11, 2001 was the day the United States of America changed forever. The horrible terrorist attack made Americans unite together to fight outside forces. However, some people are not so sure. There are several conspiracy theories around the 9/11 attack. One of the most common theories...

McDonald’s New Uniforms

McDonald's New Uniforms

May 3, 2017

McDonald’s has been around for over 60 years. People can spot the golden arches from miles away and smell the grease pouring out of the restaurants. People nowadays are all too familiar with the ways of McDonald’s, and this well-known restaurant started to notice. On April 12, 2017, as a way to mo...

Social media abuse brings about concern

Social media abuse brings about concern

May 3, 2017

Social Media’s presence is becoming more and more important to teens and young adults today. Teens often rely on social media to stay connected with the outside world. This, however, can cause serious consequences, some of which are listed below.   Body Dysmorphia Body Dysmorphia is chara...

10 Weirdest Fashion Trends

10 Weirdest Fashion Trends

May 3, 2017

Walking through the hallways or walking down the street, everyone sees a strange fashion trend almost daily. Whether it be a hair style, article of clothing, or accessory, fashion trends come and go, and sometimes come back again. There are some fashion trends; however,  that should be written in th...

Tips to Sketchbook Success

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April 28, 2017

What many people do not realize is that artists practice their skills, too. Many artists choose to do so by filling sketchbooks. The contents of a sketchbook may or may not see the light of day, but some artists will still worry about how their sketches look. Do not fret, for looking artsy often takes ...

Looking Ahead with Tarot

Looking Ahead with Tarot

April 28, 2017

Throughout history people have looked for a way to see one’s future. Why wonder about the future when you can know what is to come? Various forms of divination have surfaced, but many people are often sceptical of these methods. Take tarot for example: a deck of 78 cards used as means of fortune-telli...

Simple Tips to Learn a New Language

Simple Tips to Learn a New Language

April 18, 2017

Learning a new language can be hard, and even after three or four years of taking a foreign language class in high school, it often does not feel as if the skill has stuck. But what else can you do? Popular foreign language tools such as Rosetta Stone are quite expensive, but with a bit of determinatio...

10 Songs Metalcore and Post-Hardcore Fans Need to Listen to

10 Songs Metalcore and Post-Hardcore Fans Need to Listen to

April 18, 2017

1. Our Last Night - “Stressed Out” Our Last Night is a metalcore (slightly alternative) band that covers various popular songs. If you have listened to the radio in the past year, you will have definitely heard the song “Stressed Out” by Twenty One Pilots. Our Last Night’s cover gives a c...

Animal Extinction: What is Causing it and How Can it be Stopped?

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April 3, 2017

Speak Up For the Voiceless, an international animal rescue foundation, says that the top 5 causes of animal extinction are habitat fragmentation, agriculture, human overpopulation, deforestation, and poaching and hunting. These issues cause less biodiversity which leads to less adaptability and less re...

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