We all know the prolific dance phenomenon that has spread across the world: the whip. And let’s be honest, most of us cannot do it without looking like we are just punching the air in front of us, yet scientists have now discovered that the Apatosaurus could whip more than 800 mph! The Apatosaurus lived around 145-160 million years ago and is a sauropod dinosaur, … Continue reading Watch Me Whip!
A number of economists are suggesting an imminent increase in interest rates by the end of this year, and investors are worried. Since the Great Recession, the Federal Re-serve brought down interest rates to nearly zero to encourage healthy investment in the economy. As the markets, along with the economy, improved, the Fed began to consider raising interest rates. Higher interest rates is the true … Continue reading Fed: Interest Rate Timing
On September 24, 2015, former Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper publicly voiced his support of the banning of the niqab, stating that he “will never tell [his] young daughter that a woman should cover her face.” He also said that he would seek to “forbid public servants from wearing a niqab,” an Islamic garment worn by women to veil their faces. It is important to … Continue reading Banning Niqabs a Feminist Movement? Try Again.
Let’s drift into a new place… Four hundred and eighty-five point eight miles and eight hours away from Bergen County lies Acadia National Park. That might seem like a long time and a lot of mileage, but the trip to Acadia in Maine is worth it. As highways end and exits approach, you will be greeted by tour buses with many destinations. This is a … Continue reading Travel: Welcome to Bar Harbor
Civilizations throughout time have created epic constructions some of which have gone down in history as wonders of the ancient world. The only ancient wonder standing today are the Pyramids of Giza. Built between 2700 BC. and 2500 BCE, the wonder is composed of three pyramids: Khufu, Chopra, and Menkaura, the first of which is the largest at 13 acres. Amazingly, Khufu reigned as … Continue reading Wonders of the Ancient World
Aries March 21 – April 19 Life is about to get better and better for you, Aries! You’re about to be the most optimistic you have been in months – possibly even years! This month will be full of the luck you’ve been dying to have, solutions to problems you thought could never be fixed, and an overall more exciting life! Enjoy! Taurus … Continue reading Horoscopes