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Number of Americans “Alarmed” by Climate Change Is at All-Time High

  More Americans than ever before are “alarmed” by climate change, according to CNN. Some 31% of respondents said they’re alarmed about climate change, up from 11% in 2014. However, public concern has not yet made it to substantial policy change at the federal level. In fact, the current presidential administration has relaxed rules in […]

Pink Easter Egg Oreos Are Coming In February

  It’s still the middle of January, but Oreo is already ready for spring with their new pastel cookie. Starting next month, pink Easter egg Oreos will be hitting shelves. They look to be Golden Oreos that are colored pink and decorated like Easter eggs and we only have to wait a few more weeks […]

NBC Unveils New Streaming Service

  NBC is almost ready to unveil its brand new streaming service, Peacock. Now, we know which shows will be binge-able once it launches in 2021. Peacock will be an ad-supported streaming service, complete with a free version, subscription tiers, more than 600 movies and 400 shows: for Free members, that’s more than 7,500 hours […]

Bronx Zoo Brings Back Name-A-Roach Gift

  If love makes you think “cockroach,” great news! The Bronx Zoo is bringing back its annual ‘Name-a-Roach’ gift for Valentine’s Day. The zoo will let you name a giant Madagascar hissing cockroach to show your sweetheart how much you love them. For a 15-dollar donation, you get a certificate with the name you picked […]

$10,000 Intelligent Toilet

  “Alexa, wipe my butt!” While the Amazon virtual assistant embedded in Kohler’s new Numi 2.0 won’t quite take care of that gnarly chore, The Wall Street Journal reports that people who choose to purchase this $10,000 “intelligent toilet” will be able to grant Alexa “control of the toilet’s features,” as well as play music or check […]