Things that Sam finds interesting and whatnot....mostly whatnot

She is still a Mystery!

By Samantha Strong | Apr 28, 2020

After high tech scanning, we know her scarf was done with paint that would have cost Vermeer more than gold…

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The Most Dangerous Place in Earth’s History?(hint: not here and now)

By Samantha Strong | Apr 27, 2020

100 million years ago the Sahara was the most dangerous place on Earth. Researchers from the Universities of Detroit, Chicago,…

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Got Middle and High Schoolers at Home These Days?

By Samantha Strong | Apr 24, 2020

University of Wisconsin–Madison engineers and Field Day Lab game designers have developed educational — but, most importantly, fun — games…

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I Just Had To:

By Samantha Strong | Apr 23, 2020

Cut my bangs. I couldn’t stand it any more! Of course I’m not the only one… Wahl, the folks who…

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Happy 50th Earth Day!

By Samantha Strong | Apr 22, 2020

Around here we are familiar with Earth Day; Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson was an Earth Day organizer50 years ago. This…

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By Samantha Strong | Apr 20, 2020

CBS is airing Let’s Go Crazy with artists like John Legend, Earth Wind & Fire Beck, and more paying tribute…

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What would you spend money on?

By Samantha Strong | Apr 16, 2020

What is believed to be possibly the oldest known hockey stick in existence is up for grabs through Goldin Auctions.…

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Just When Things Look The Darkest, Look up!

By Samantha Strong | Apr 15, 2020

International Dark Sky Week – April 19-26, 2020 – is a worldwide event hosted by the International Dark-Sky Association. The…

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The World’s Longest Animal?

By Samantha Strong | Apr 14, 2020

Still things to discover in the world. It looks like a string, a string with an outer ring 154 feet…

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