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For decades, Formula One has been the peak of motorsport, with modern safety devices being utilized from their cars. Image courtesy of Pixabay via Google Images.

From the track to the road

March 8, 2020

Besides an engine and brakes, one of the most important parts of a car isare its safety features. Most people look for certain features on their cars, such as the Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), roll cage...

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A pawfect addition to the family

March 6, 2020

The importance of adopting instead of shopping

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March 5, 2020

Social media platforms, more specifically social media humor, has proved itself to be the ideal marketplace for advertisements and campaigns. Major political candidates have found substantial success ...

Children in the Tigray region of Northern Ethiopia whose village was helped by Charity: Water,
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Charity: Water

March 4, 2020

More than 5 million people die every year due to disease and lack of hygiene caused by unclean water. In areas where poverty runs rampant, pollution builds in water sources and, when certain death from de...

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Teens Tackling Climate Crisis

March 3, 2020

As we only have less than 11 years left to fix climate change before the damage is irreversible, more adolescents are becoming involved in politics especially involved in the climate crisis. The most fa...

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Every vote counts (Virginia State Delegate Danica Roem Interview)

March 2, 2020

Since the advent of the voting system we know today, there has been a consistent problem in the form of people abstaining from voting. In both primary and general elections for all roles, thousands, even ...

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The Boy II

March 2, 2020

On February 21, Brahms: The Boy II, rated PG-13, was released into theaters around the United States. Directed by William Brent Bell, this movie is a sequel to “The Boy” which was originally released i...

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Companies influence on recycling

March 2, 2020

The rise of plastic in the economy

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Natural disaster devastation

March 2, 2020

On February 4, an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.0 struck the coast of Puerto Rico. The island of Puerto Rico has been experiencing hits by a series of earthquakes and aftershocks since late December...

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Preparing for the election

March 2, 2020

With the 2020 presidential election on November 3rd, primaries and caucuses take place across the nation starting February throughout June. Primaries and caucuses are held in an attempt to reduce the num...

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Caffeine addiction at its finest

March 2, 2020

Teenagers are forced to wake up in the earliest hours of the morning and trudge to school where they work for hours on end. On top of that, school is constantly shoved down their throats as the only meani...

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Viral memes go cha-ching

February 27, 2020

In an age where media is everywhere, all exposure is good exposure. One of the most lucrative forms of digital engagement is social media. Though the boom in direct advertising on popular social media platfor...

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