Author: Celeste Tamez

Movie Review: The Space Between Us

Showcasing a young love that is totally out of this world, “The Space Between Us” revisits the idea of star-crossed lovers with a modern twist. The film tells the classic tale of when boy meets girl, except they’re only a couple of million miles away. Based in a not-so-distant future, the environmental effects of climate change and mass agricultural production take a heavy toll on earth. As a result, a completely high-tech space program launches the first ever human colony in the Milky Way. Gardner, played by actor Asa Butterfield, is the first human to be born on Mars...

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The Boys are BACK: Aggie Baseball returns

T-minus two days until Aggie Baseball is back in action. On February 17, the Texas A&M Baseball team will take on Bowling Green at Blue Bell Park in their opening game of the season. The boys in maroon and white will compete in the Southeastern Conference for the fifth year. The Texas A&M Baseball team started off strong in last year’s season, winning consecutive tournaments against competitive conference teams such as Auburn, LSU, Arkansas, and Florida. In a history making game against Vanderbilt, Kyle Simonds was the 11 Aggie pitcher in history to throw a no-hitter earning a win...

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Your Ultimate Spring Break Playlist

Every great holiday has an anthem. Christmas has Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas”, Halloween is known for that creepy Michael Myers tune and “Auld Lang Syne” is famously associated with New Year’s Eve and the Big Apple. But what about Spring Break? It may not be a national holiday and some schools may have it at different times, but Spring Break should be experienced with the right beats. Here is a list of the perfect songs for this upcoming spring break. Whether you travel to South Padre or decide to kick back in College Station, this playlist...

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Types of College Roommates

You love ‘em. You hate ‘em. You do your laundry with ‘em. Whether in college or beginning to live away from home, living with a roommate is a rite of passage many live to tell the horrific or hilarious stories of. We’ve composed a list of the types of roommates everyone has encountered in their college career or hopefully, will never have to. The Brain It’s day one, and your roommate already has the first five chapters read, outlined, and organized. While studying for a cure for cancer, they also build model rockets. Yep, maybe you should start studying.....

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App Review: 5 Minute Escapes

Carving out a few minutes of undisturbed peace and quiet can be difficult with the hustle and bustle of daily life. The guided meditation and relaxation app “5 Minute Escapes” allows you to unwind virtually anywhere. Providing a variety of landscapes, users can select a scene and the length of meditation, ranging from 5 to 10 minutes, and instantly be transported to a personal paradise. Just plug in your headphones, press play and travel to a world of serenity  in seconds. With a little imagination, relaxation can go a long way. Tranquil music and sound effects such as from...

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