On-Air News Links and Videos (page 4)
May 24, 2014
Orioles Advocates’ Cardboard to Leather Program
The Oriole Advocates have distributed over 80 tons of equipment since the program started. Little Leagues, local recreation departments, individual baseball fans, and various other groups donate equipment throughout the year, in addition to the collections held at Camden Yards and other baseball stadiums.
Tips for Parents to Deter Underage Drinking and Drinking
The summer months are the deadliest for teen drivers. Click here for ten tips for parents to deter underage drinking and drunk driving this summer.
Reelz Channel’s ‘Bomb Girls’
A marathon of a show about women who built bombs for the allied forces will air Saturday on the Reelz Channel through the weekend, ending with the movie “Bomb Girls,” facing the enemy. The History Channel website is posting short videos and article about the wars, like “Wartime Ration Recipes.”
Short films and documentaries are posted on the website from the folks who hand out the Oscars. One of them is Not Much to See, about how blind people enjoy the movies.
May 23, 2014
Man’s Proposal Video Recorded Over 4 Years
Jack Hyer new he wanted to propose to her after their first date. He hatched an idea for a proposal video, which took four years to make and was recorded in 26 countries. Watch it here.
Global Selfie Project
On Earth Day this year, NASA asked people to answer the question, “Where are you on Earth Right Now?” on social media, with a selfie. The goal was to use each picture as a pixel in the creation of a “Global Selfie” — a mosaic image that would look like Earth appeared from space on Earth Day.
May 22, 2014
Star In Star Wars
Nerd out in a galaxy far far away. J.J. Abrams is offering a chance to be in the upcoming Star Wars movie.
May 21, 2014
Map of What Each State Googles the Most
Estately ran hundreds of search queries through Google Trends to determine which words, terms, and questions each state was searching for more than any other.
Hero Cat Throws First Pitch
Remember the cat that saved a child being attacked by a dog? Well, “Tara” recently threw out the first pitch at a Minor League baseball game.
May 20, 2014
Canonization Procession Test Flight