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Delivering happiness

Delivering happiness

February 26, 2019

Life in America can get very hectic at times. Some people are so busy, that they do not have the time to wait in lines at restaurants, nor do they have the time to drive down to a fast food place. Many...

Netflix’s losses

Netflix’s losses

February 22, 2019

Netflix is a worldwide application that streams movies and TV shows for those who subscribe. Subscribers pay a monthly fee and can either choose the basic plan which costs $6.99, the standard plan which ...

Is Mulan a Disney princess?

Is Mulan a Disney princess?

February 6, 2019

As the new year springs into action, controversy also arises, one of which being whether or not Mulan is considered a Disney princess. According to Disney, Mulan is apart of the princess franchise, although never being born in...

A hero gone too soon

A hero gone too soon

February 6, 2019

  On December 17, 2018, E.J Kelly, a 23 year veteran of the Virginia State Police Force, died unexpectedly in his home. At age 49, E.J. passed away in his sleep leaving his astounding legacy with his fa...

New Horizons Space Probe continues its journey

New Horizons Space Probe continues its journey

January 29, 2019

Launched almost 13 years ago on January 19, 2006, NASA's New Horizons has been instrumental in the exploration of space beyond earth. But the team of this landmark probe, which has traveled a total dist...

A new drug for those with Celiac Disease

A new drug for those with Celiac Disease

December 18, 2018

Celiac disease is a disease in which the small intestine is hypersensitive to gluten, leading to difficulty in digesting food. Therefore, those who are affected by it are forced to go on gluten free die...

2018 was California’s worst year regarding wildfires

2018 was California’s worst year regarding wildfires

December 18, 2018

According to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, 2018 has been California’s worst wildfire season yet. There have been over seven thousand fires that have burned over a million...

Jingle jams

Jingle jams

December 18, 2018

  The year ends with arguably the most festive holiday season. Christmas, celebrated by all walks of life, brings forth holiday cheer like no other. Movies, memories, and music are brought back from...

Amazon HQ2 coming to Crystal City and New York

Amazon HQ2 coming to Crystal City and New York

December 18, 2018

The competitive bid over the location for Amazon’s HQ2 has finally finished. It was recently announced that Amazon will be splitting their HQ2 between Long Island, New York and Crystal City, Arlingto...

Lovely flowers that bloom in the wintertime

Lovely flowers that bloom in the wintertime

December 18, 2018

In the springtime, flowers shake off the cold and begin to bloom. Daisies, buttercups, tulips, and plethoras of more floral beauties show themselves and mark the arrival of the spring season. But what ...

Genediting

Genediting

November 13, 2018

The debate about genome editing is not a new one but has regained attention following the discovery that CRISPR has the potential to make such editing more accurate and even "easy" in comparison to ol...

New technology coming to a hospital near you!

New technology coming to a hospital near you!

November 13, 2018

With advances in technology the healthcare system benefits greatly, especially in elder care. EarlySense Live, a unique healthcare system, is an example of how technology can be incorporated to improve ...

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