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15 College Majors Where Women Make More Than Men

by Leonardo
in News
It’s been said that women tend to make about $.75 for every dollar a man makes in most professions. While this tends to be the case in many positions, sometimes certain cases defy the trends. There’s already a growing number of college majors where women outnumber men (accounting and biology among them). But there’s now a number of college majors where women actually tend to earn higher salaries then men. Here are just a few of them. 15. Chemical Engineering STEM fields are, even to this day, still thought of as a male dominated field. But as we’re starting to [...]

How To Make Your Phone Battery Last Forever

by Leonardo
in News
I won’t lie, I am pretty baffled at the fact that we can’t have phone batteries that last forever. You would think in this day and age, someone would have perfected the art of gracing us with smartphones that would never die. Is that the case though? Absolutely not. Well not until now, that is. Funny story, a researcher at the University of California was messing around with gel when she realised that by coating the brittle component in batteries with the gel like shell, they could be recharged thousands of times and not lose any power. Yes, you read [...]

How to Get Rid of Unwanted Friends

by Ben Lewis
We've all been there - we meet somebody, whether it be at a party, on social media, or at school, and suddenly they never leave you alone. After just one friendly conversation, they leech on to you and are constantly texting you, following you around, and thinking that you two are BFFs, when honestly, you want nothing to do with that person. If you've never been in this position, you probably are the unwanted friend. You're too nice to tell your stalker to back off and kick them to the curb, but you just can't stand being around them anymore. [...]

10 Things to Leave Behind in 2015

by Ben Lewis
New year, new you, right? With social media becoming increasingly popular, something posted less than ten minutes ago can instantly become the hot topic with millions of people being able to immediately share it with their followers, and this means that every day there seems to be some new Vine trend, meme, or crazy dance craze to learn. They're all disposable, and some are more annoying than others. Who can forget YOLO and swag? Here are some things we need to leave in 2015 so we can make room for more useless bullsh*t. Prepare to be possibly insulted if you [...]

8 Of The Most Anticipated Movies of 2016!

by Ben Lewis
With 2015 coming to an end soon, it's time to look ahead at what's to come in 2016, and it looks like it'll be quite the year in film. With new offerings from Disney, Pixer, and new installments from popular series like Neighbors and Divergent, there'll be tons of titles that will have teens running to the theater. Mark your calendars early with FactsofSchool's most anticipated movies of 2016: 1. Finding Dory Who isn't excited for the long awaited sequel to Finding Nemo?? It's been far too long, and anything that stars Ellen Degenerous is already bound to be a [...]

School Lunches Around the World (9 Pictures)

by Ben Lewis
If your school cafeteria is anything like most of them, then it's probably filled with questionable food that's probably not completely legal to give to children. The Sweetgreen restaurant chain recently released a series of photos showing what school lunches look like around the world, and as a guy who usually has a pack of croutons, a raisin, and an M&M I found in the bottom of my backpack for lunch, I'm kind of jealous. Although I can't exactly identify all of the food below, it definitely looks good. Which school lunch looks the most delicious - or the most [...]