Astronauts grow a flower in space

On January 16, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly tweeted a picture of the fist flower to ever be grown in space. The flower was an orange Zinnia, a edible plant, according to CBS News. Last November the flower was planted on the International Space Station’s Veggie Chamber. After only two weeks NASA astronaut Kjell Lindgren noticed […]

Powerball Jackpot Reaches 900 Million

Millions of Americans wait in anticipation for tonight’s 10:59 p.m. drawing of the 900 million dollar jackpot. Ticket sales will end 59 minutes before the drawing, said Google News.  But the chances of winning is pretty slim. The associate professor of biostatistics at the University at Buffalo, Jeffrey Mieznikwski. Said it is 25 percent more […]

YouTube’s new subscription format

YouTube is planning to launch a new add free subscription. Although their have been many rumors about a premium membership going around for years. But at the beginning of this year YouTube confirmed these rumors are true. But still little information about their new plan has been released, according to The Market Business. But a […]

Mark Zuckerberg’s plan to end extreme poverty

For years Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg has been working to end extreme poverty. He says the key to end extreme poverty is internet access. His message is simple. “When communities are connected, we can lift them out of poverty,” he said. “By giving people access to the tools, knowledge and opportunities of the Internet, we can […]

Can Instagram predict a models success

With fashion week just around the corner, many are wondering who will be the next top model in the industry, according to nature world report.  And the answer could be found on Instagram. Researchers from the University of  Indiana have been able to predict the popularity of new faces to the industry just by using […]

New iPhone changes

Apple will be holding their annual iPhone convention in San Francisco in a few days according to Mashable. There have been many rumors going around about this year’s convention. Although the rumor about a pink iPhone may not be accurate, many still think this will kick off one of Apple’s biggest years yet. Although the outside of […]

Breakfast all day at McDonald’s

Due to dropping sales Mcdonald’s franchisees has decided to serve breakfast all day starting October 6. It is said that this change will bring around 200 more customers per week. But many fear this will only slow down service and only complicate things, according to The New York Times. Yogurt parfaits, oatmeal, hash browns, hotcakes, […]