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WildTangent Studios Wednesday – Hooray! Best Study Ever – Cute Animals Are Good For The Brain

Hello ‘Tangenters! After Monday’s post, I decided to look into the benefits of cute things… and look what I found. It’s an article all about how looking at cute animal pictures increases productivity! On top of this, we already know that video games can have a positive effect on our brains.   So, are cute […]

WildTangent Studios Wednesday – Valentine’s Day Trivia!

Hello ‘Tangenters, It’s that time of year. Pink and red cover everything. People either love it or hate it. And, that’s okay. It seems that there’s enough cool history and cute, fluffy trivia to satisfy both parties. Let’s get started!   Now you (and I!) know a little bit more about Valentine’s Day. If you […]

WildTangent Studios Wednesday – Announcing PB’s Holiday Lane

Hello ‘Tangenter, It’s the holidays! And, PB LOVES this time of year. Starting tomorrow, holiday decorations will cover PB’s Polar Bowler 1st Frame lane! How festive! PB’s love of all things ornamental got us thinking. What is the history of some of our favorite holiday decorations? Lights Beautiful, twinkling, illuminating. Lights are such a sign […]

WildTangent Studios Wednesday – The Mysterious Mary Celeste

Hello ‘Tangenters! Today’s History Today is December 4th and in 1872 (141 years ago) the Mary Celeste, a 282-ton sailing ship, was discovered floating in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. On board, none of her cargo was missing and her crew’s belongings remained undisturbed. It was all completely normal… except that every single person […]

WTS Wednesdays – Penguins! and Polar Bear Trivia! – 7/10/13

If you’re an animal nut (or know someone who is) then you’ll love the University of Michigan Animal Diversity Web. They’ve done an amazing job of collecting information and photos of different animals from all over the world. And, you can see how they’re classified and what the naming conventions are. So cool! Can you […]