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Weekly Tangent – Autumn Cheer!

Hello, ‘Tangenter! The leaves have turned and everyone is still craving Pumpkin Spice everything. Yup, it’s still fall. And we have just a little more than a month left before the official start of winter (at least in the Northern Hemisphere). So, let’s reminisce! What makes you happiest in the autumn? What brings you cheer […]

Weekly Tangent – 3 Facts About Gamers

Hello, ‘Tangenter! The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) did some research earlier this year about gamers. You can download the .pdf: 2014 Essential Facts About the Computer and Video Game Industry. Here are some interesting facts about people who play games: 48% are female More women over the age of 18 play games than boys under […]

Weekly Tangent – Giant Dinosaur Finds Are Awesome!

Hello, ‘Tangenter! Just this month, scientists announced the discovery of not one, but two enormous dinosaurs! Dreadnoughtus schrani was a land giant who had a shockingly complete skeleton when excavated. Spinosaurus aegyptiacus lived in and around water. (The story for how they finally found this behemoth is fantastic!) News like this reminds me that no […]

Weekly Tangent – Mystery Solved! (Sailing Stones of Death Valley)

Hello, ‘Tangenter! I suspect that most WildTangent players are mystery fans. Well, I always found the mystery of Death Valley’s Sailing Stones very interesting. Well, scientists just figured it out! Spoiler – it wasn’t aliens. Well, now that we don’t have to wonder about that anymore, why don’t you solve some mysteries yourself? Tangentially, Mari […]