Is chocolate good for you? While the obvious answer from most people will be no, the truth is chocolate can be healthy. This doesn’t mean that all the chocolate we eat is actually benefiting us, but the main ingredient of chocolate which is cocoa is really good for you. The cocoa beans itself without all..
Category: Express Yourself
The way in which individuals critique and analyze differs from person to person. Moreover, the information or narratives derived from artworks can come in a variety of ways. A few days ago, I stumbled upon a series on the YouTube channel The Art Assignment titled “Art Cooking” in which they take aspects of artists’ lives..
Would you listen to my advice? Would you open your mind to the words of a 16 year old? Let’s try not limiting our sources of knowledge to the old and corrupt and actually consider the ideas of someone who offers nothing but his best to this nation. I get our culture is conservative, as dictated..
Want easy, great tasting recipes that you can make under 40 minutes? Well here are several recipes that you can make in a day to satisfy your hunger in an elegant and delicious manner. Very easy, very yummy, very satisfying… Lets start with a simple Breakfast recipe that is pure bliss! The best, fluffy, moist..
Time to Go I’ll step into an ocean A grand resounding sound of an everlasting whisper Hovers with the wind Floats into space And I’m still stepping into the ocean The salt burning my wounds A feeling of complete harmony engulfs me The pain is there but no longer there are my worries One emotion..
J.P. Sartre once said, “we are our choices.” You wake up every morning with plenty of choices to make. These choices define your life. While perhaps the simplest of these choices is that of attitude, it is one of great importance. Every morning, you can either wear a smile or a frown. This is a..
As an IB senior is more than halfway through the program, it is safe to say I have quite a lot to say about the program. I remember before entering the program, I was extremely skeptical about whether or not I should enter. I feared it would be a lot of work and that the..
Easy Recipes to Try at Home There are many great recipes found online, or on food channels that are actually very hard to carry out at home. I have constantly followed recipes online step by step, yet found the results not as intriguing as the actual image online. This common issue really annoys me, and..
As high school became harder, and much of my time has been wasted procrastinating, and choosing to watch many TV series, I believe that a few hacks on studying for exams can go a long way. Using these tips and tricks, you will be able to study much more effectively in the given period of..
Just this past Wednesday, seven of our own Panther Express heads took a trip to St. Andrew’s Refugee Services (StARS) to donate the dozens of books we collected from our school-wide book and supply drive. If I told you that this trip did nothing to me, I would be lying. In reality, I actually learned..
Since the beginning of human history, information has been passed on from one generation to the other in different forms, starting with simple oral traditions. Soon after, people began grouping into societies and the need for a written language was emerging. After that, laws were created and humans began to realize the need for some type of system to..
When it comes to museums in Cairo, most people only know the Egyptian Museum. In reality, Cairo has numerous museums that are underrated and aren’t given any recognition despite the fact that they also display very important parts of Egyptian history and geology. One of these museums is the Egyptian Geological Museum in Cairo. This museum opened in..
For us, High School has been the toughest out of anything we’ve faced in our entire lives and, let’s face it, we all have to take a break every once in a while to watch our favorite shows. I’ve been doing this for four years, now, and my only advice for you is to watch..
Two-hundred and sixty-six days ago, I expressed my irrevocable passion for books… Today, I shall express my love for the art of writing; for the art of mixing and painting words; Words that create worlds. Voltaire once said, “One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.” That is indeed true. Words are yours..
I have recently received my first admission letter to King’s College London! As I read “Congratulations,” my heart was racing, and I couldn’t help but scream, yell, jump, and hug my mom. In a comfortable embrace, thoughts rushed through my mind… The way I see it is that uni is a new adventure. Life in..
Gone Love Secluded from the world A glimpse of a shadow past In pain or not He will come back for her He is her pillar, after all He is the only reason she is untouched by reality “Wait…” he calls out to her But she walks away with all hope dissipating into absolution She..
What makes Egypt a beautiful country you ask? I’ll tell you. Let me start off by saying that Egypt is a beautiful country. Egypt is a unique country that is like no other in the world. The things you find in Egypt, you’ll never find anywhere else in the world. Don’t believe me? I’ll tell..
Thomas Hobbes is an astonishing Enlightenment thinker who wrote the novel Leviathan. Although he lived 400 years ago his original political and philosophical views are still relevant to contemporary politics. Leviathan has many themes and ideas that are studied until today; it is important to recognize the influence he had on politics and the relationship..
A testament to human nature. A phenomenon spanning across innumerable generations: Even as time progresses, and the sands of the Earth shift, we humans will unfailingly place distinction between our youth and that of other generations. The notion applies all across the board- no matter if you’re a Baby Boomer (born 1940-1964), Millennial (born 1980-1999),..
Did you know that every 40 seconds, somewhere in the world, someone dies by suicide? Probably not. It is not every day that you get asked this question. Do you know why suicide is so common? Depression. In the 21st century, depression and anxiety-related disorders became a global ‘epidemic.’ We as a progressive modern world..