Earth has been the custodian of all living matter for the past 4 to 4.5 billion years and it has done a splendid job at housing us. However, we’ve been taking what it has given us for granted; we’ve slowly, but surely been ruining its pure form. Whilst this is an issue that isn’t native..
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Today January 21, 2017 women around the world join together to raise awareness of women’s rights and other rights that could be under threat under the 45th president of the U.S., Donald Trump. The second day of after Trump’s presidency and there are already riots against him. This event was set to start in Washington..
Bullying is the act of being abused mentally, verbally, or physically by a parent, a teacher, a fellow student, or any other functioning member of society. Bullying has recently spiked in our society, making its most drastic increase in high schools throughout the world. These relentless attacks on people can range from simple negative comments..
Language can be described as many things: unique, unusual or extraordinary. Language is abstract as well as different depending from where you originate. We all have five senses; the sense of sight, touch, smell, taste, and hearing. When one of these are taken away, all other senses and speech intensify. Language is a blind person’s..
#BlackLivesMatter Most people think that the Black Lives Matter movement is trying to make black lives superior to other’s lives. Let’s start off by saying that all lives matter, no matter what ethnicity, religion, sexuality, or gender. The only thing that makes us different is how we treat each other and how we contribute to..
Every year, people of all ages wait for the month of October to celebrate its many special occasions, especially Halloween. Every year, on October 31, we celebrate this holiday. Halloween is said to have originated from the Celtic festival of Samhain. In this festival, people would light bonfires and sit around them. Every year, we..
October is coming to an end, which means Movember is approaching. In the month of Movember, also known as No Shave November, people grow out their mustaches to raise awareness and funds for men’s health and cancer, such as prostate cancer. There is even a multinational Movember Foundation operating in 21 countries aiming to raise..
Halloween, also known as Allhalloween, All Hallow’s Eve, or All Saints’ Eve, dates back to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain. The Celtic festival, celebrated by the Celts, who lived 2,000 years ago, was mainly celebrated in the area that is now Ireland, the United Kingdom, and northern France. They would celebrate their new year..
The 21st century has given birth to the media saturated world in which we live; a world where originality is a sin and fitting in is a natural instinct. I have a theory that the hardest work anyone does in life is striving for perfection. Why? Because it simply doesn’t exist. As individuals, the majority..
The NBA season’s opening night couldn’t have gone any better with an emphatic blowout by the San Antonio Spurs over the most hyped up team in the history of the NBA in the golden state warriors. The game was very neck and neck in the start with both teams exchanging points and Kevin Durant knocking..
For many years, many people have wondered why there is traffic. According to the Mathematicians from the University of Exeter, traffic jams are caused by a car’s speed. A model was created to test this experiment, which then led to the main reason for traffic. Traffic jams are created by a driver’s speed that causes..
The Inuit culture is endangered in Greenland by the severe harsh climate weather. This is because of the effect of global warming as it makes the number of Inuit’s smaller and less sustainable and it is driving them to extinction. Not only has global warming made hunting considerably more dangerous, it has also divided the..
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..
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..
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..
During the days of September 30 to October 4th, 2016, the IB Juniors of the graduating class of 2018 went on their first CAS Retreat to Marsa Alam. Speaking personally, I myself was one of the juniors who went on the retreat, and to be one hundred percent honest, it was amazing. For those of..
AIS4Egypt has just accomplished its very first task of the 2016-2017 school year. In the early morning of the 22nd of October, we rapturously visited the well-known and distinguished Cancer hospital in Egypt: 57357. I was inexplicably eager to find out the hospital’s facets, especially because of its every-day, unceasing advertisements that pop out in..
As the students entered the bus signs of joy and happiness were displayed on their faces, in which most of them were eager to visit the dogs. The road was clear and so was the weather, in which it was the perfect time for walking the dogs. On the way to the dog shelter we..
October is one of the craziest months and has a ton of occasions including Halloween and United Nations Day. You must think these occasions include 6th of October, World Mental Health Day, or National Bullying Prevention Day. Would you think that these days include National Nut Day or National Dictionary Day? Neither would I, so..