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..
Month: October 2016
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..
College Applications, a phrase that makes seniors all around the world sweat. College applications might be the hardest thing in the last year of school. Am I good enough? Do I have enough extra-curricular activities? Is my GPA high enough? Are my SAT scores good enough? Is my personal essay good? These are some of..
Recently, the flu has plagued many students, and is being transmitted from student to student. When I got the flu, I remember thinking to myself how can I get rid of this terrible feeling overnight. Now you don’t have to think about it, you can take action that helps you ensure that you’ll be disease..
Recently creepy clowns have been terrifying people all over the US and UK. Today people just take videos of them and share them everywhere. Sadly, these creepy clowns have become a trend and most people take it as a joke and watch these videos giving them more publicity and recognition. The police however don’t find..
When we enter class we must take our seats and take our books out quietly. We can either quickly, before class go the tray to pick up work or go immediately to our seats. We should not be socializing or be noisy since it is extremely disrespectful. After we enter class, if it’s before lunch,..
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..
Feminists do not believe women are better than men. The exact definition of feminism is ‘the advocacy of women’s rights on the ground of the equality of the sexes.’ Both men and women can be feminists as long as they believe in equality. But, some feminists can take this definition to an extreme and alter..
Winter is considered the coldest season of the year in which cold temperatures are present all around countries ranging from negative values to small positive values. Around this time, the nights are long and days are shorter, in which it slowly fades away as the season progresses. The weather is usually cold even when the..
Because of the constant fear of rape, women do things throughout the day to protect themselves. Whether it’s carrying our keys in our hands as we walk home, locking the car doors as we get in, or not walking down certain streets. It’s essentially like living in a prison. Our bodies define us; the ideal..
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…
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..
Henri Rousseau was born in Laval, France on May 21, 1844 and died on September 2, 1910. Henri grew up in a middle-class family. During his lifetime, as a boy he worked in his father’s plumbing business. He worked for a lawyer then moved to Paris in 1868, where he began working as a toll..
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..
Normally when we think of technology, we think good. The reason we think this way is because technology helps us in many ways. It makes our lives easier. Before the internet, we had books to use for researches and knowledge. Now we have books AND the internet to refer to. The internet is only one means..
What is success to you? How can you be successful? Winston Churchill once said, “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” Success in when you accomplish any aim or goal you had set for yourself. Many people think that if they do not success in something..
Potato Facts: Potatoes are not root vegetables; potatoes are actually the swollen part of the stem of the perennial Solanum tuberosum. They are the number 1 vegetable crop in The United States The potato is a staple food for many cultures due to its versatility. Potatoes contain a lot of starch (carbohydrates) that make them..
The workers will march, To the beat of the drum, Drained, bruised, and broken They have nowhere to run. Emancipation just a lifetime away, Just another ordinary slave. With hammers and sickles They ideally work away. The mothers cry, Over their lost child’s soul, As the fathers drink, To find warmth in the undertow The..
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..
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..