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The Destruction of the Amazon RainForest

The Destruction of the Amazon RainForest

September 19, 2019

The Amazon Rainforest produces 20% of the world’s oxygen, and our world leaders are allowing it to b...

Hurricane Dorian Hits Hard

Hurricane Dorian Hits Hard

September 17, 2019

Since mid-August, Hurricane Dorian has been threatening the homes and lives of many in the southeast U...

Soyuz MS-14 Completes Its Mission

Soyuz MS-14 Completes Its Mission

September 16, 2019

On Sept 6, Soyuz MS-14 landed in Kazakhstan after a 15-day unmanned test flight to the International Space Stati...

No More Adversity Score

No More Adversity Score

September 13, 2019

College Board has recently made the call to drop its Adversity Score.  Adversity scores were originally implemen...

Hong Kong’s Summer Of Unrest

Hong Kong’s Summer Of Unrest

September 7, 2019

Hong Kong has been rattled by protests due to the controversial Extradition Bill. Going on more than 12 weeks now...

Farwell of Gargarin’s Start

Farwell of Gargarin’s Start

May 31, 2019

62 Years After its First Launch in May of 1957, Baikonur Site-1, Otherwise Known as Gagarin’s Start wil...

E. coli Is Back With A Vengeance

E. coli Is Back With A Vengeance

May 8, 2019

More than a hundred people affected by E. coli illness from eating contaminated meat As of April 26, 177 cases of E....

SpaceX’s CRS-17 Completes Its Two-Day Journey to the ISS

SpaceX’s CRS-17 Completes Its Two-Day Journey to the ISS

May 6, 2019

On May 6, 2019, the Dragon spacecraft was captured and berthed to the ISS, bringing fresh supplies and...

U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Sues

U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Sues

May 1, 2019

The U.S. Soccer Federation is being sued by the U.S. Women's Soccer Team under gender discrimination all...

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy Successfully Launches on its Second Flight While Crew Dragon Suffers a Significant Setback

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy Successfully Launches on its Second Flight While Crew Dragon Suffers a Significant Setback

May 1, 2019

The second flight of SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy was the first as a Block 5 and successfully landed all thr...

New Developments for NASA’s SLS Rocket

New Developments for NASA’s SLS Rocket

April 24, 2019

Vice-President Mike Pence announced recently that he wanted NASA to land astronauts on the moon in fiv...

Minimum Wage: Why Does it Matter?

Minimum Wage: Why Does it Matter?

April 13, 2019

 A new bill intended to raise minimum wage in Virginia was shot down, sparking debates about the imp...

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