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STEM programming for the non-scientist, thanks to the MythBusters

by Sonja Somerville, Salem Public Library

I made a magical discovery that saved (one day of) my summer and engaged eager teens in learning fun. 330 more words

OYAN Review

October 21st - Rube Goldberg

Rube Goldberg – adj: accomplishing by complex means what seemingly could be done simply; also: characterized by such complex means

“This is ridiculous,” Jamie muttered, toying with his fork. 149 more words

365 Words Challenge

Will somebody kick Mcdonald's to the curb already?

I….will…listen…I…will…obey…REPEAT…I…will…listen…I…will…obey…

Articles are being written and Mcdonald’s is promoting the fact that it’s meat truly is 100 percent pure beef. Even on their website, Mcdonalds.com, they have posted an article linked to a video(s) that fulfill the questions that so many of us have had for so long. 895 more words

Black Cats: 9 Lives, Myths, And More

With Halloween just around the corner, I thought it would be a perfect time to honor black cats all around the world and dismiss any myths associated with these beautiful felines. 315 more words

Thoughts

McDonald’s Partners With Ex-Mythbuster To Answer Food Questions

(CBS) — McDonald’s is partnering with Grant Imahara, a former cast member of the TV show Mythbusters, to answer consumers’ questions on food at the restaurants in a series of online videos. 101 more words

News

Drowsy Driving: An unsuspecting danger

The topic of drowsy driving is certainly not as prominent as the topic of drunk driving in modern conversation, but that does not mean it is not a problem. 515 more words

To walk or to run in the rain?

Let’s briefly investigate the problem of whether it’s better to move through rain faster or slower. This problem has been tackled by others before by Mythbusters (twice, with different results) and by… 956 more words