Jordan’s Blog

Footstep Powerd Lights

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas but not this time! Nevada is officially the first place in the world to have street lights powered by the steps people take. The system works by absorbing kinetic energy created by people walking on pads that are located on the sidewalk. The energy is then stored until nightfall, and used when the …

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Pizza Dresser

Last year, Pizza Hut introduced the Triple Treat Box to the U.S. the contraption basically looks like a cardboard dresser. The top two “drawers” so to speak contain a medium- size pizza and the bottom one houses bread sticks and a cookie pie. This year however, buying a Triple Treat Box comes with the chance of winning an Xbox! Pizza …

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Selfie Gone Wrong

If you were in a room with a red button and you were told not to press it, how tempted would you actually be? That is what being in a museum is like. There are staff and signs posed everywhere that tell you not to touch the ancient artifacts, but deep down inside you know you want to touch a piece …

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Veggies Can Reduce Signs Of Aging

Eating those greens could actually make you look younger! New research has found that a compound that is found within broccoli, cabbage and avocado can slow the signs of physical aging drmaticlly. Scientists claim that the substance, known as nicotinamide mononucleotide or NMN, could keep elderly people younger and healthier. The tested the theory on older mice by giving them …

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Snakes Everywhere

Have you ever watched the movie snakes on a plane? Well this is no scene from a Hollywood movie, A snake sparked panic on a flight bound for Mexico City when it started crawling out of the overhead bins!

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5 Things You Might Not Know About Daylight Saving

Benjamin Franklin is credited for the idea of Daylight Saving Time. He published an essay in 1784 titled “An Economical Project,” in which he raises the idea of saving money by making good use of daylight. Germany was the first country to implement Daylight Saving Time. In 1916, during World War I, the country began saving daylight to conserve electricity. In the United States, Daylight …

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Man Turns Yellow

Caffeine is what gets most of us through are week, but what about those who don’t like coffee? How are we supposed to get are pick me up energy through the day? Maybe Energy drinks?

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Apple Flip?

Flip phones are the relics of the past. Remember when the Motorola Razor came out? That was the phone that everyone wanted. I even owned one of those, it was just so sleek and stealth looking. It was also so satisfying to hang up on someone with a flip phone, now you just have to angrily mash the screen… just …

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Movember

November is finally here and that means a couple of things. Being thankful for the things in your life, eating lots of really good food, fighting over amazing sales at stores. Oh and also you might have noticed that a lot of men are growing their facial hair! Whether they are just growing the mustache or the full on beard, …

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Mile High Halloween

Everyone loves Halloween, i mean who doesn’t like to dress up in costumes, go to parties, and the candy lets not forget about the candy! But what happens when its Halloween and your stuck on an airplane? I mean its not like you can just walk down the isle of a plane while 20,000 feet in the air and say …

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Halloween’s Origin

Halloween is a fun night were kids and grown ups alike get to dress up as whatever they want to be. For adults Halloween normally means watching scary movies and taking their kids around trick or treating. Kids of course get all of the pleasure of receiving free candy as they go from house to house. Yes we all know …

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5 Most Haunted Places in Mid Missouri

Halloween is getting closer and closer. Ready for a good scare?  There’re some incredibly frightening places right here in Mid-Missouri. Now I’m not talking about fake “haunted houses”. These are the real deal. Real haunted and creepy places that you need to make a visit to this month! 1) Knob Noster Located right next to Whiteman Air Force Base is …

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Popular Social Media Calls It Quits

What do Shawn Mendes, KingBach, Logan Paul, KC James all have in common? Well they all became famous/ very well known through an app called Vine. Without Vine they wouldn’t have been discovered or gotten the following that they all have today. If you wanted to be the next Vine star i’m sorry to tell you that Twitter, who is the owner …

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Halloween Trees

Ever had the idea of putting up your Christmas tree early? Most people tend to put out their Christmas decorations after Thanksgiving, but have you ever thought about putting it up in October? Well Halloween Christmas trees are becoming a thing. It really does seem like Christmas season is starting earlier every year, I mean October is around the time …

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It’s Time To Switch!

Nintendo has not had the best track record in recent years. When the Wii came out it was a huge hit because of how innovative it truly was. However after the release of motion controllers for Sony and Microsoft, Nintendo quickly descended into the back of people’s minds. Let’s forget about the Wii U and look towards the future because …

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Candy Crush Game Show

Candy Crush, everyone knows this game or has at least been invited to play it on Facebook countless times! CBS announced on Tuesday that it is teaming up with King Games and Lionsgate to produce a Candy Crush game show. There hasn’t been to many details however it was told that 2-person teams will “use their wits and physical agility to compete on enormous, …

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Emotional Support Duck

A duck is not an animal that you would expect to find on an airplane, but a special emotional support duck recently went viral after being spotted on a plane. The duck, called Daniel, was providing emotional support for his owner even supporting red booties and a Captain America diaper. This is just to cute not to get excited about …

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Dirty Things

Keyboards are something everyone uses during there day at work or at home. The most germs turn up on objects we frequently touch so its no surprise that keyboards are rife with Bacteria however, a new study shows that they have more bacteria on them then toilet bowls. Researchers from CBT Nuggets swabbed everyday essential work items and found that …

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Pizza Party

Josh Freeman has started the Pizza Party, a political designation that is officially recognized by state election officials. Freeman says he doesn’t recruit members and no Pizza Party candidate has ever run for office or raised any money. Still, the Pizza Party has enrolled 184 registered voters. That’s enough to have the party listed as a “political designation” on the state secretary’s …

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Squirrel Masks

Here’s a little reminder that Halloween isn’t all about scary clowns! Let’s go back to when the holiday was about competing to get the most candy at the end of the night. To take some of the light away from all the scary things that have been going on recently let me tell you about Squirrel Masks! They are a real …

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“Fat Shaming”

A McDonald’s customer  poured his drink over a girl who was “fat shaming” another man. The woman and her friend poke fun of his weight, he just stands there without saying anything. It turns out that this was actually a social experiment uploaded to YouTube around a year ago, but went viral this week. Check it out for yourself! What would you do if …

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Ariana Grande’s Commercial

Ariana Grande stars in a new T-mobile commercial. Not only promoting here latest single side to side it also supports some humor. The driver kicks Ari out of the car because she is almost out of data and would rather have maps to know where she is going then listening to music. Check out the commercial for yourself! BTW: Easy …

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Horseback Yoga

Yoga has helped countless people relax, however some have given the practice an interesting twist by doing it on horseback. There are some horse Gurus on Instagram who have thousands of followers,

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Ice Cream Ramen

Ice cream ramen, it is nothing like you are picturing in your mind trust me. A desert shop in New York City created the stunning masterpiece. The “ice cream” component is made from crushed ice covered in evaporated milk, while the noodles are traditional Japanese jelly noodles, called kanten, which is made from algae believe it or not. The jelly noodles are comparable …

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The “Ugly List”

If someone calls you “ugly” on Instagram, ignore it, trust me it could be a phishing scam. The Scheme hinges on Instagram users emotions and insecurities. The Phishers then create posts that claim a user’s photo has been posted to a high-profile “ugly list.” They want you to click on that link, and if you do click the link to …

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