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10K Could Buy You a Storm Shelter
First off...don't tell my wife about this because we'd probably take out a loan to make this happen.
We've seen some significant storms in the Quad Cities area.  From the 2020 Derecho to the run of the mill seasonal tornado, it always seems like we've got something coming our…
Ottumwa, Iowa Is The Home of The First “Foam Finger”
hile it's not a "foam finger" this Iowa student was credited with the prototype for the famed sports digit. Steve Chmelar of Ottumwa created this papier-mâché finger for a high school event in 1971. The Ottumwa High School student made it out hardware cloth and papier-mâ…
Video of a Bolt of Lightning Destroying a Tree
On Thursday, April 8, a bolt of lightning destroyed a pine tree at a High School in Wautoma, Wisconsin.
 
According to the National Weather Service: Air is a very poor conductor of electricity and gets extremely hot when lightning passes through it. How...
ISU Study Found Women Drank More During Pandemic
According to a study at Iowa State University, a certain group of people admit to drinking way more during the pandemic. As reported by Radio Iowa, nearly two-thirds of women drank or are drinking alcohol more often since COVID-19 altered everyone's lives.

The professor behind the project, Sus…
Get Paid to Watch True Crime Documentaries For 24 Hours
The perfect candidate for this creepy binge marathon is obsessed with True Crime, and can stomach some of the spookiest documentaries. Those selected will watch 19 of MagellanTV's documentaries, and document the experience on social media. If you end up making it through all of the programming …

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