All posts tagged "student reporters"

  • Steven Lim
Troy High School
10th Grade
    Patent law and innovation in medicine

    Patent laws, which were initially developed to promote and protect innovation of scientists and companies, have actually discouraged the production of newer medicines that are not able to be patented. For example, as shown in the article,...

    • Posted October 19, 2015
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  • p08-cho
    The growing concern of mass migration

    As mass migration of refugees cross over from Syria, Egypt and Africa, the role of host countries and their duties come into question. The wars that have been plaguing the Middle East and Africa have transformed the...

    • Posted October 19, 2015
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  • Daniel Lim
Cypress High School
11th Grade
    The earth is running dry

    The earth can be seen to many as a vast world capable of fulfilling humanity’s every need. Though it has been supplying humans and animals alike with what seems to be an ample supply of resources, the...

    • Posted October 19, 2015
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  • Jihyun Woo 
Gretchen Whitney High  
11th grade
    Power of Music

    It is a common misconception that music can only negatively interfere with people’s functioning processes. Although music is commonly seen as distracting or useless in increasing work productivity, music can actually help boost efficiency by providing a...

    • Posted October 16, 2015
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  • By Justin Cho  
Flintridge Preparatory 
    A Percutaneous Transcatheter Gene Delivery Patch

    Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) is a congenital heart disease of which there is a septum in between the right and left atrium. As babies develop during pregnancy, there are normally holes in the chamber walls that should...

    • Posted October 7, 2015
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  • By Heewon Kim 
Seoul International School 
10th grade
    Korean government increases warrants for cyber surveillance

    In a transparency report released on Jan. 23, Daum Kakao Corporation revealed that the amount of warrants issued by the court for access to user data has more than quadrupled. The amount of attention on the topic...

    • Posted October 5, 2015
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  • By Colin Um 
La Canada High School 
    Urban Sprawl

    Urban sprawl is the expansion of urban areas into rural areas. According to the Public Health Report, urban sprawl has direct harmful effects on both city inhabitants and on the environment. For example, urban sprawl leads to...

    • Posted October 1, 2015
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