Category Archives: The Internets

Is Pumpkinhead Ale responsible for the pumpkin spice craze?

Pumpkin spice is becoming omnipresent. When the leaves start to turn, Shipyard Brewing Company releases Pumpkinhead Ale, only whipping up the pumpkin spice frenzy more. In the BDN Newsroom, we asked the question: “is Pumpkinhead responsible for the explosion of pumpkin spice?” The timeline checks out. Pumpkinhead was first brewed in 1996, while Starbucks developed […]

Caribou native astronaut featured in NASA video, after her epic Twitter ‘mansplaining’ incident


NASA this week released a music video featuring a song from rock songwriter Grace Potter, “Look What We’ve Become,” highlighting the work over the years of female scientists and engineers with the space organization. Front and center in the music video? Caribou native and NASA astronaut Jessica Meir. Meir is a 1995 graduate of Caribou […]

Bald eagle attacks Audubon osprey nest in rare live stream video

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This past spring, the Audubon, and live stream viewers were delighted to watch as three adorable osprey chicks, Eric, Little B, and Spirit hatched in a nest located on Hog Island in Maine. Over the course of a few months, the world watched while the chicks grew into curious juveniles edging closer to the moment when […]