What You Need to Know About Volcanoes

Most of us are unlikely to ever be directly affected by a volcano, but they’re still absolutely fascinating. They come in far more varieties than most people think, so let’s take a closer look at the different kinds of volcanoes and eruptions. Read More What You Need to Know About Volcanoes

The Real Game of Thrones: Robb Stark vs. Silken Thomas

When he heard his noble father had been executed, he gathered his followers and publicly renounced his allegiance to the king. Later, his army was slaughtered by the king’s allies after agreeing to an allegiance. This notorious bloodbath become known as… Read More The Real Game of Thrones: Robb Stark vs. Silken Thomas

What is Mary Sue to Do?

This topic is way overdue for discussion, and I thought today is a good day to bring it up. So, let’s talk about a topic that most geeky ladies (and gents) know about. Let’s talk about Mary Sues. More importantly, the criteria for a Sue and how really subjective these labels are in regards to female characters (and sometimes male characters). Read More What is Mary Sue to Do?

Weekly Anime Review

The Spring season is coming quite close to end; Chihayafuru only has one episode left and Gargantia doesn’t have many episodes left as well. Majestic Prince had a “breather” episode and we get a recap next week, too. Shingeki will continue, as does Majestic Prince and Yamato. Yamato also had a nice character building episode this week. Read More Weekly Anime Review

Free Milk

The other night, my father, brother, and myself attended the premiere of the excellent movie World War Z. It was a good choice, because the theater was pretty dead due to the NBA Finals (seriously), and we had all read the book and are major zombie fans. We had to see it. That movie by the way, was fantastic. But what almost stands out completely in my mind is the free milk I received. Which is fairly ridiculous, considering that the movie was the big deal. All the same”¦ Read More Free Milk

Ask UfYH: Moldy Cookware, Bleach, and Bathroom Basics

Q: I left a pot of rice in the fridge for a few weeks and now it’s absolutely covered in furry mold on the inside. Is the pot salvageable? How do I go about safely removing the mold and possibly rendering the pot safe for use once more?

A: Good news, everyone! Your cookware can be saved. Read More Ask UfYH: Moldy Cookware, Bleach, and Bathroom Basics

30 Years of Music: 2013 (So Far)

Yes, it does seem a bit silly to talk about 2013 in music when it’s only halfway done and dusted, but already I’ve heard some really excellent tunes. We’ve got a sturdy Top 10 this time, in no particular order, of all the songs that have excited me the most.

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