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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 ...

The close of 2018’s hurricane season

The close of 2018’s hurricane season

November 13, 2018

Hurricane season is officially from June 1-November 30 every year. Although hurricanes can happen year round, it is more common for them to be in that time frame due to the conditions that hurricanes need to form...

Ashley Guindon: a PWC hero

Ashley Guindon: a PWC hero

November 13, 2018

February 26, 2016 is a day that will live in infamy amongst Prince William County Police. Ashley Guindon, a 28-year-old Prince William County rookie police officer, was fatally shot and killed while r...

So long, Sears!

So long, Sears!

November 13, 2018

In a new age of the internet, people are finding new ways to make their lives easier and more convenient. This includes touch screen cell phones, smart TVs, and increased accessibility to the world thro...

Eco-friendly shoe companies

Eco-friendly shoe companies

October 9, 2018

When purchasing a shoe, most people buy it for the brand name or how it feels rather than the materials that make up the shoe. With the movement to have a cleaner and more economic-friendly environment, ...

A new type of delivery service

A new type of delivery service

October 9, 2018

Amazon is increasing its range of delivery options for its Prime customers. The company has recently introduced “in-home delivery,” a new service that ensures packages are delivered through a simple ...

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