Shauna Fauchon-Edel

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seDUCATIve vs. MANigale - Asphalt & Rubber

In case you haven’t heard one of my tirades on the subject before, I’m not a big fan of the “girl on a bike” trope that seems so ever-present in the …

Motorcycles

LEGO Ad From 1981 Should Be Required Reading For Everyone Who Makes, Buys Or Sells Toys

<b>Pay attention, 2014 Mad Men:</b> This little girl is holding a LEGO set. The LEGOs are not pink or "made for girls." She isn't even wearing pink. The copy is about "younger children" who "build for fun." Not just "girls" who build. ALL KIDS.<p>In an age when little girls and boys are treated as though …

10 Old-Fashioned Swears to Spice up Your Cussin'

People just don't swear like they used to. As long ago as 1944, H.L. Mencken, the great observer of American language, sadly noted that cursing had …

Linguistics

Gluten-Free Girl Scouts

Gluten-free eaters, rejoice! The Girl Scouts finally have a cookie that will cater to celiacs’ needs.<p>*<p>Oreo is stepping up its game as well, with two …

Finding What Puts The Heat In Hot Peppers

A newly published genome holds some spicy secrets.<p>To engineer a better pepper, you'd have to go out into the field—actual fields, around the world—and look at different traits, measurements, and yield. Then, after extracting DNA from various leaves and seeds, you could painstakingly evaluate for …