Daily Archives: February 11, 2013


Oscar Nominations: Surprises and Snubs

It’s awards season in Hollywood, and the races for America’s most prestigious movie honors, the Academy Awards, are as close as ever. On January 10, 2013, this year’s host, Seth MacFarlane, and movie star, Emma Stone, revealed the Oscar nominations. There were some obvious choices, exciting surprises, and serious snubs. […]


Who Turned Up the Heat?

On January 8, 2013 the federal government made a public announcement stating that the year 2012 experienced abnormally hot temperatures that were especially record breaking. These astonishing heat waves broke the mark set in 1998. Scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration stated that the data they collected from […]