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Will Virtual Socialization be the New Norm? 

[caption id="attachment_116422" align="alignleft" width="300"] Miyako Fujimiya, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons[/caption] Technology has drastically changed within the past decade, and with these changes, there have been various impacts on our society. Most notable is the impact technology has...

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How to Live Forever: Blue Zones & Public Health

[caption id="attachment_116418" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo by Dio Hasbi Saniskoro: https://www.pexels.com/photo/people-doing-group-hand-cheer-3280130/[/caption] The most recently reviewed data by the CDC (Center for Disease Control) has determined the average overall life expectancy in the United States to be 76.4 years. With a startling...

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On the Brink

By all accounts, the nation of Haiti has devolved to depths unseen since the Haitian Revolution of 1791. After the assassination of President Jovenel Moise in 2021, gangs took over the island nation's capital, Port-au-Prince, leaving the country's 11 million...

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By Any Other Name…

Throughout history the world has seen numerous geopolitical events involving genocide, the systematic killing of one group based on differences in race, ethnicity, religion, etc. Some examples include Name Year Victims Killed The Armenian genocide 1915 - 1917 800,000 -...

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