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    China vs. Pollution

    by  • October 24, 2014 • Asian News, Homepage, World • 0 Comments

    For years China has dealt with high levels of pollution in some of their cities such as Beijing, Linfen, and Urumqi. The pollution has reached an all-time high when the smog over China went 20 times over the safe level. People are wearing masks daily because they’re becoming more and more concerned with the...

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    We Are Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi, Nobel Peace Prize Winners

    by  • October 16, 2014 • International, Middle Eastern News, World, World & History • 0 Comments

    On Oct. 14, 2014 the Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi for their outstanding contributions to peace. Satyarthi and Yousafzai were praised for their, “struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education.” Two years following the Taliban’s attempt to assassinate Yousafzai,...

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    NASA Contracts Boeing, SpaceX

    by  • September 23, 2014 • Homepage, World • 0 Comments

      As the first and only nation to send people to the moon, the United States is a veritable juggernaut of all things extraterrestrial, however in recent years they have fallen into line with other modern superpowers. No longer is the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) sending people to the moon, with the...

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    The History of Tennis

    by  • April 3, 2014 • Homepage, Sports, World & History • 0 Comments

    ByKARINA MATOS Most historians believe that tennis originated in twelfth century France when a ball was struck with a hand and called, “jeu de paume,” or “handball.” However, it was not until the sixteenth century that rackets were used in the game and it was called “tennis.” The word “tennis,” came into use in...

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