Turning “Not Fair” to “Fair” December 29, 2017

Many people talk about equality, but some actually take steps to ensure equality is achieved. Take the case of the Football Association of Norway, who

Dinner Table Conversation: Elon Musk Challenged Himself to Build a Battery! December 22, 2017

We know storms can damage homes and communities, but they can also destroy something else that’s very important: power lines. Puerto Rico recently s

Can you Cheat at Scrabble? You Bet! December 22, 2017

If you’ve ever played Scrabble, you might have been tempted to switch your “BKZIPQL” tiles for some that can actually spell a word. (Kudos if yo

When in Doubt … Search! December 22, 2017

How many times have you used Google to find the answer to a question? Pretty often, we bet. It’s true—Google is one of the most popular search eng

Chug … Chug … and Derail? December 22, 2017

The inaugural (or first) Amtrak train service between Seattle and Portland—the Amtrak Cascades 501—was much anticipated by commuters in both citie

#MeToo December 22, 2017

Every so often, a small protest turns into a big movement, sometimes bringing about change. In the past year, many women have bravely come forward to

A Winning Team, but a Loss Nonetheless December 14, 2017

The last few years were somewhat of a fairytale for the San Francisco Deltas, a soccer team that was formed just two seasons ago. The team was new, yo

A Chat Worth Reconsidering? December 14, 2017

Ever hear “Maybe when you’re older” from your parents? We’re pretty sure you have. Even if it’s super annoying (come on, hear us out!), the

Dinner Table Conversation: What Was the First Text Message Ever Sent? December 14, 2017

Can you imagine a time when texting didn’t exist? What!? No texting? No emojis? Yes, the horror, we know. But all kidding aside, it was just twe