Month: October 2016

2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

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Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart and Bernard L. Feringa’s road to success in linking molecules and working with nanotechnology. 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry The story began with Nobel Laureate Richard Feynman’s speech in which he asked the audience about making tiny machines with movable parts. He truly believed that it was possible to..

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First MUN Conference 2016

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This weekend, the first MUN conference of 2016-2017 went in action. If you are living under a rock and you have no idea what MUN is, it’s Model United Nations. People who are interested from every grade choose to join any forum they desire like General Assembly, Junior General Assembly, Human Rights Commission, ECOSOC, Security..

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Discipline and the Way to Attain Inner Peace

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Discipline Doing what you hate to do, but nonetheless doing it like you love it Why do people always want to be somewhere else? For some, winter is a good end to the blistering heat of summer. For others, it is but a season of melancholy. I have seen students having this uncontrollable desire for..

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5 Things You Need To Know About Into the Woods

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As everyone knows (or should know) AISE will premier its version of “Into the Woods” this February 1st and 2nd. Seriously, though, if you didn’t know, that means you have no friends in Theatre Arts and are additionally completely oblivious and are basically living under a rock. I doubt there are many people like that…

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Arsenal vs Swansea Matchday 8 EPL Summary

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Swansea had too much quality for Arsenal to handle, but the home side ultimately came out with 3 points. Huge three points for Arsene Wenger and his arsenal side as both Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City draw and drop points this afternoon. With the firing of the Spanish manager Francesco Guidolin and the appointment of..

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Accidental Etymologies

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What if I were to tell you that words you thought you knew the meaning of are completely incorrect? Well, okay, that’s not true. They’re correct today, but certain words had completely different definitions a long time ago. They have long been led astray from their origins. Here are seven words that had completely different..

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Western Vs. Eastern

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The following is presented for the purpose of expressing the corruption of middle eastern stereotypes as Muslim “terrorists”, regarding the several attacks carried out in the western world. For the need to categorize humans, specifically dangerous ones, overwhelms humans into subjecting all people under one label. November 13th A Friday night A Paris attack A..

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5 Reasons Social Media Negatively Affects Our Mental Health

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Studies have shown that 63% of Americans log onto Facebook daily whilst 40% log on multiple times each day. People use the site for several reasons. However, it usually serves, on some level, the same basic purposes: distraction and boredom relief. “Likes” and comments are ways we bring positivity to our lives. The addictive nature..

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