Melissa Youngblood

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The Stranger Things Kids Are Getting Ghostbusters-Themed Action Figures

Since its opening in 1955, Disneyland has been synonymous with childhood wonder and magic. Often called the "happiest place on Earth," the park gives …

CRM

The Chemistry Behind Making the Best Jello Shots

Almost everyone I know has at least one Jello Shot story. Though most of these tales don’t have happy endings, the slurp-able alcoholic gelatinous …

15 Twitter Accounts for History Buffs

We’ve covered word nerds; now, follow a few twitter accounts that will satisfy your historical curiosity.<p>1. Tweets of Old<p>These tweets, which contain …

Supper vs. Dinner: Is There a Difference?

Lexicographer Jonathon Green’s comprehensive historical dictionary of slang, <i>Green’s Dictionary of Slang</i>, covers hundreds of years of jargon, cant, …

Speed Of Light

What 19th-Century Germans Thought Life Would Be Like in 2000

Right around the same time that French postcards were predicting lots of aerial and aquatic activities in the year 2000 as part of the 1900 Paris …

5 Previous Attempts To Split Up California

California is the third-largest state in the United States, with the Union’s largest population and economy. From the very beginning, it’s been a …

When a Black Hole Dies, Is a White Hole Born?

Do black holes die? And if so, what happens when they're gone?<p>A new theory suggests that these galactic vacuums hit a point at which they can …

BBC ON THIS DAY | 21 | 1969: Man takes first steps on the Moon

<b>1969: Man takes first steps on the Moon</b><p>American Neil Armstrong has become the first man to walk on the Moon.<p>The astronaut stepped onto the Moon's surface, in the Sea of Tranquility, at 0256 GMT, nearly 20 minutes after first opening the hatch on the Eagle landing craft.<p>Armstrong had earlier …

Space Science

The Black Holes We See in Space Might Already Be White Holes

So far, however, warped spacetime is keeping the events a secret.<p>Image: black hole artist's conception/Wikimedia<p>Black holes aren’t eternal. Like everything else in the cosmos, they have a lifespan: birth, life, death. In this sense, the galaxy-scale infinity represented by a black hole is something …