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"Fall Back" Means An Extra Hour To Snooze This Weekend

By Meera Dolasia on October 29, 2014
"Fall Back" Means An Extra Hour To Snooze This Weekend

This weekend, marks the end of Daylight Saving Time. This means that on Sunday, November 2nd, most Americans will move their clocks back by an hour, adding an extra sixty minutes to do whatever they please. This age-old tradition that is cherished by some and hated by others, can be traced all the way back to World War One.

Marvel Superheroes Come Together To Help "Stomp Out Bullying"

By Meera Dolasia on September 25, 2014
Marvel Superheroes Come Together To Help "Stomp Out Bullying"

Many of Marvel's superheroes know how it feels to be bullied. Hence it is not surprising to hear that this October, the biggest and bravest of them are coming together to commemorate National Bullying Prevention Month, with a series of variant covers on their comic books.

Four-Year-Old Norwegian Toddler Sleepwalks Three Miles To Nearby Town

By Meera Dolasia on September 17, 2014
Four-Year-Old Norwegian Toddler Sleepwalks Three Miles To Nearby Town

When toddlers have bad dreams, they usually run to snuggle up with their parents. Not Thea Helena Robertsen! This four-year-old Norwegian toddler decided to deal with her nightmare by sleepwalking, not just to the kitchen or the neighbor's home, but an astounding 5km (3-miles) - all the way to the next town!

Why 99-Year-Old Lillian Weber Sews A Dress A Day

By Charlotte Miller on September 14, 2014
Why 99-Year-Old Lillian Weber Sews A Dress A Day

If you are like most people, you probably do not recall the last time you performed a random act of kindness even for a family member, leave alone complete strangers. But that is exactly what 99-year-old Lillian Weber has been doing every day, since 2011.

Can Giant Walls Deter The Formation Of Destructive Tornadoes?

By Allegra Staples on August 12, 2014
Can Giant Walls Deter The Formation Of Destructive Tornadoes?

Tornados in the Midwestern and Southern United States have always been a troubling yet fascinating phenomenon - just think of Dorothy's whirlwind adventure in the Wizard of Oz! Occurring predominantly in the area east of the Rocky Mountains dubbed 'Tornado Alley', they form during severe thunderstorms called supercells that occur when cold dry polar air comes in contact with warm moist tropical air.

Video Of The Week - Kemps Dairy Unveils World's Largest Ice Cream Scoop

By Meera Dolasia on July 9, 2014
Video Of The Week - Kemps Dairy Unveils World's Largest Ice Cream Scoop

On June 28th, some lucky attendees of the annual Strawberry Festival in Cedarburg, Wisconsin, were able to kick off their celebration of National Ice Cream Month early, with scoops of free strawberry ice cream. While that in itself was a treat, what made it even more special is that the ice cream was being served from a massive 'sculpture' that had just been declared the 'World's Largest Ice Cream Scoop', by the authorities from Guinness World Records.

Michigan Teen Carries Brother For 40-Miles To Raise Cerebral Palsy Awareness

By Meera Dolasia on June 25, 2014
Michigan Teen Carries Brother For 40-Miles To Raise Cerebral Palsy Awareness

On June 8th, 2014, fourteen-year-old Hunter Gandee and his seven-year-old brother Braden, trekked 40-miles to raise awareness about Cerebral Palsy. While that was certainly impressive, what was even more so is that the entire 'Cerebral Palsy Swagger', as the boys called it, was completed with Braden perched on his brother's back. And it is not because the younger boy is lazy, but because the muscular disorder has left him debilitated and unable to walk without help.

Get Ready To Celebrate Summer Solstice AKA The Longest Day Of The Year

By Meera Dolasia on June 20, 2014
Get Ready To Celebrate Summer Solstice AKA The Longest Day Of The Year

For people that live in the Northern Hemisphere, Saturday, June 21st, will appear to be one of those glorious days when the sun has forgotten to set and depending on where they live, that may actually be true. That's because tomorrow is not just the first day of summer, but also, the longest day of the year.

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