Ocean pollution has been a problem in our world for a very long time. Unfortunately, not all of the things causing ocean pollution can be fixed. There are things we can do to help decrease the pollution in the ocean, but things like oil spills we don’t have much control over. One reason we should … Continue reading Into The Current of Ocean Pollution
Teen Depression and Anxiety is the leading cause towards suicide to teens. Anxiety and depression should not be silenced because little do we or they know that they have a serious problem. The pressure to be online 24/7 on end on social media can cause poor sleeping habits and lead to a big risk … Continue reading Depression is affecting your love ones right now and you don’t even know it.
Oil pollution has become a big problem in every country of the world in most all bodies of water. Factories and industries surrounding oceans normally cause oil pollution due to the leaks it has. Ships can also let of oil to pollute its waters. Oil pollution can affect many living things including marine animals, birds, … Continue reading Oil Pollution: What Are We Doing To Our Environment?
What is medical cannabis? You probably know cannabis by a different name. Cannabis is a drug more commonly referred to as Marijuana. Medical marijuana is a crude drug composed of the leaves and flowers of plants in the genus Cannabis. The history behind this drug is very interesting to me. Along with its history there … Continue reading Medical Cannabis
Have you ever wondered what the greatest wonder is to scientists? Well if you ask them about the migration of the monarch butterflies it would be at the top of the list. It is certainly a topic most people wouldn’t think of, but everything these little insects do to get to their vacation home is … Continue reading Migration of Monarch Butterflies
More than 1 million fish, birds, and water mammals die each year because of plastic in the ocean. There is so much plastic and other garbage in the North Pacific Gyre that the millions of plankton living there weigh less than the trash. This debris causes a threat to many ocean animals that may eat it. The … Continue reading Great garbage patch
Ebola is a thread virus that can only be spread by direct contact. The worst outbreak of the Ebola Virus was in 2014-2015. You all remember the nationwide panic of Ebola. It was first found in the Ebola river area in 1967, hence naming the virus Ebola. Although Ebola isn’t highly contagious the disease … Continue reading Ebola Virus
“It’s like the brain is on fire when you’re listening to music,” says Istvan Molnar-Szakacs, a neuroscientist at the University of California, Los Angeles. Music effecting the brain has been studied throughout the years. Studies have been shown and experimented that music stimulates multiple parts of the brain all at once. It has also been … Continue reading Music and Its Effects On People
GMOs are regularly debated over, mainly safety versus progress. So what exactly is a GMO? A GMO is a genetically modified organism which by definition is an organism (like plants and animals) which has had its DNA altered or changed (“Genetic Engineering” 1). In order to change the DNA we use genetic engineering which is … Continue reading What is GMO (aka Genetically Modified Food)?
Ocean Pollution has been a problem as long as I can remember; it is something we have all tried to fix by not littering and being careful. Some things we can’t control though, like oil spills and industries throwing their chemicals in the ocean. What they don’t realize is all the bad it is doing … Continue reading Ocean and Human Pollution