Stoplights are everywhere. They tell us when to go, pause, or stop. But why are stoplights red, yellow, and green? Let’s find out!
Thanks to the rise of the internet and an ever increasing dependency on technology, we, the citizens of the modern world, have become reliant on websites and apps to answer our questions, fix our problems, […]
“See ya later, alligator!” “In a while, crocodile!” If you thought the gators swimming in Florida neighborhood pools were big, then you must not know about Shieldcroc. Living roughly 93 million to 99 million years […]
School classrooms have changed quite a bit over the years. Thanks to advancements in technology and a growing obsession with social media sharing, we know that classrooms of today are increasingly more hip and modern. […]
Head to any college campus or high school and it won’t be long before you start hearing references to freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors. In all likelihood, these terms are familiar. You probably even already […]
For many, “mass” and “weight” are used interchangeably to refer to the size or heft of an object. However, these two words have different meanings and have their own respective units of measurement. So, what […]
“Mayday, mayday, mayday!” Whenever a pilot or ship captain says it, you know trouble is near. But what does mayday mean, and why do we say it? What Does Mayday Mean? The word “mayday”, specifically […]
Although the iconic bicep blasting workout curl comes to mind for most, that’s not the curling we’re talking about. Curling, in this context, refers to the Olympic Sport. It is played with a “broom”, a […]