In 2013, astronaut Chris Hadfield recorded a beautiful version of "Space Oddity" by David Bowie while aboard the International Space Station (ISS). The YouTube video has been viewed over 26 million times, even earning praise from Bowie himself. But that wasn't the only song Hadfield recorded during his five month stint in space. In fact, he recorded an entire album! Hadfield is set to release that album, titled Space Sessions: Songs From a Tin Can, this October. For a sneak peek, check out the video Tell Me More!
You can almost smell it in the air. Fall is coming, and we all know that that means... Pumpkin flavored treats! And one of our favorites is making a comeback this year. Ben & Jerry's has announced they are bringing back their popular Pumpkin Cheesecake ice cream!
The limited batch flavor features pumpkin cheesecake ice cream and an indulgent graham cracker swirl. Just writing about it is making me crave a pint of the delicious stuff! Ben & Jerry's will be offering the flavor in pint Tell Me More!
Last year, Disney Parks and runDisney held the first Star Wars Half Marathon weekend at the Disneyland resort in California. The weekend of events was wildly popular, drawing Star Wars and Disney fans from around the globe. As a result of its success, Disney has announced it's bringing the weekend to its Orlando parks in April 2016.
The race, titled Star Wars Half Marathon: The Dark Side, will begin at Epcot and take runners through Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom, before ending at ESPN's Tell Me More!
We LOVE unicorns so when Oh Happy Day posted a DIY Piñata makeover we knew we had to share their concept with all of you! They took a typical donkey piñata and gave it a beautiful makeover, transforming it into a magical unicorn, complete with iridescent fringe. For the full tutorial, click here.
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Last week, I set off to Mississippi to participate in the #SLSFiredUp NASA Social event at the Stennis Space Center. I excitedly applied to be a part of it the moment I saw what the event would be-- A test of a RS-25 engine. A crucial step in NASA's Journey to Mars program. The RS-25 engine will power NASA's Space Launch System (SLS), taking astronauts out of lower Earth orbit for the first time since Apollo. I'm sure you can imagine how happy I was when I received an email telling me I had been Tell Me More!
There have been so many holiday food announcements in the past week or so that we just cannot wait any longer for fall to arrive. Seriously, can we break out our sweaters yet? The latest flavor announcement which will grace our shelves in the near future is the Pecan Pie M&M. Mmm mmm mmm. Supposedly some packages were already spotted this week at Walmart and a spokeperson for M&M's confirmed that they'll be available at Walmart during Halloween season.
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Warner Brothers has released a brand new set of character posters for the upcoming film Pan and they're incredibly gorgeous. We can never get enough Peter Pan inspired stories so we have high hopes for this most recent incarnation. The cast is pretty star-studded and Hugh Jackman looks like he will be an amazing Blackbeard! Plus, we're really excited to see Rooney Mara as Tiger Lily. The film is scheduled to debut in theaters on October 9th in both 3D and 2D.
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This September, Covergirl is celebrating the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens by releasing a makeup collection that is out of this galaxy. The limited edition line is inspired by the new film and it focuses specifically on a Light and a Dark theme depicted by the Droid look and the Stormtrooper look. There are even 10 different mascaras to choose from and each has packaging that displays a famous quote from the franchise. The Light mascaras are waterproof whereas the Dark ones are not. Tell Me More!
For the first time ever astronauts sampled fresh leafy greens grown on board the International Space Station (ISS) on Monday, August 10th. The Expedition 44 crew harvested a crop of "Outredgeous" romaine lettuce from the Veggie plant growth system on the ISS.
Watch as the astronauts take their first bites of fresh food grown in microgravity:
The growth and consumption of the lettuce is an important part of NASA's Journey to Mars plan. The Veggie technology will provide future deep Tell Me More!
We were more than thrilled when it was announced that Jon Bernthal (The Walking Dead) had been cast to play Frank Castle/The Punisher in the second season of Daredevil. Filming is currently underway in NYC and we have new photos of Bernthal in action as The Punisher.
See more photos here.
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