Solar plane flies across the Atlantic in historic flight

Really cool: an airplane powered only by the sun flew across the Atlantic and landed safely. This was the longest flight ever made by a solar powered plane. Check it out: “Solar Plan Lands In Spain After Historic Atlantic Crossing” Air travel is one of our least eco-friendly methods of transportation; flights produced 770 million … More Solar plane flies across the Atlantic in historic flight

Massive coral bleaching event has destroyed the Great Barrier Reef

Our oceans are suffering because of warming water, and the Great Barrier Reef is in dire shape. “The Great Barrier Reef: A catastrophe laid bare,” an article from the Guardian published earlier this month, describes how drastic this problem has become; 93% of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef has been touched by bleaching and almost a … More Massive coral bleaching event has destroyed the Great Barrier Reef

Ch-ch-changes

Why hello world. It’s been a while. I created this blog during my senior year of college, posting under the “arts & entertainment” beat for a course I was taking. At the time, I was into pop culture. I’m not very interested in pop culture anymore. So, I’ve decided to start blogging again, but to … More Ch-ch-changes

DJs stay awake for 50 hours to raise money for the Ithaca Veterans’ Sanctuary

A dozen Ithaca College students crowded the VIC radio station this Sunday at 5:40 p.m., dancing and singing, excitement filling the small room as the clock neared 6 p.m. For the four DJs who’d been awake for the last three days, this hour couldn’t come soon enough. The four student DJs—Joe Calinda, Jess Lubas, Pat … More DJs stay awake for 50 hours to raise money for the Ithaca Veterans’ Sanctuary

James Franco admits to using ‘bad judgement’ in social media interaction with teenage girl

Actor James Franco found himself in a rather awkward situation when screenshots of an alleged social media interaction in which Franco attempted to meet up with a 17-year-old girl went viral earlier this week. On Friday, Franco, 35, admitted on “Live! With Kelly and Michael” that he did in fact participate in the alleged conversation … More James Franco admits to using ‘bad judgement’ in social media interaction with teenage girl