should I vaccinate my child

“Should I Vaccinate My Child?” Yes!

As a parent, you want to keep your child as safe as you can. Part of this is protecting them from diseases, which you can do through vaccines. If you…

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The Greenhouse Effect Explained 

Earth’s atmosphere has been an area of concern for several decades. As climate change becomes more of a threat, it’s now more crucial than ever to understand climate change and…

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Sustainable Bamboo Housing Is Being Built in Earthquake-Prone Indonesia

The engineering company Ramboll has collaborated with University College London to build bamboo housing in Lombok, Indonesia. The Indonesian charity Grenzeloos Milieu requested the company’s services for constructing earthquake-proof buildings….

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How Does Consumerism Impact The Environment?

By the numbers, blame for the state of our planet lands at the feet of a tiny handful of individuals. When we’re honest with ourselves about the last several decades…

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5 Causes of Air Pollution You Might Not Have Considered 

Air pollution usually consists of a mix of small particles such as carbon gases, ozone and sulfur oxide — all of which humans create through various activities and processes. This…

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Non-Renewable Resources to Ditch in 2020

The worldwide call has gone out for “sustainable” and “renewable” technologies, materials, industrial practices and sources of energy. But what does it mean to be classified as a “non-renewable resource”?…

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augmented reality contact lenses

Augmented Reality Contact Lenses: Yup, They’re (Almost) a Thing

Technology has been improving in ways unheard of, even in the most outlandish of science-fiction movies. What we’re working on now and plan to do next is going to be…

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Why You Should Rethink Littering Your Biodegradable Foods

You would never roll down your car window and chuck out a plastic bag full of trash. But what about something like an apple core, peanut shells or a banana…

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What It’s Like For Female Scientists in The 21st Century?

You’ve probably read books or seen movies where women make notable contributions to science, but only get their deserved recognition posthumously — or not at all. Has the societal landscape…

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woman getting a shot to be vaccinated

Why Are People Against Vaccines and Immunization?

Ever since Jenny McCarthy, et. al., came out against vaccination, people on social media have waged war on each other over the issue. Despite the majority of scientific evidence, some…

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