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Trump Denounces Iran Nuclear Deal

Trump Denounces Iran Nuclear Deal

By Jaedeok Hong ‘19 In a speech on Friday, October 13th, President Trump struck a blow against the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, or Iran Nuclear agreement, as he accused… Read more »

Trump Admin Drops Bombshell Days Before NAFTA Negotiations

Trump Admin Drops Bombshell Days Before NAFTA Negotiations

                  By Vernon Lindo ’20   The Trump Administration has announced its hardline stance on changes to the rule of origin regarding… Read more »

Trump Unveils New Tax Plan

Trump Unveils New Tax Plan

                By Jialun Wang ’21 Last Wednesday, President Trump and GOP leaders unveiled their nine-page tax proposal that, if passed, will result in… Read more »

Vladimir Putin Welcomes Saudi King Salman And Deals At The Kremlin

Vladimir Putin Welcomes Saudi King Salman And Deals At The Kremlin

By Michael Rones King Salman became the first monarch of Saudi Arabia to visit Russia when he was welcomed by Russian President Vladimir Putin in an elegant ceremony this week…. Read more »

The Uprising Double Burden of Malnutrition in Developing Countries

The Uprising Double Burden of Malnutrition in Developing Countries

By Emily Lin, ‘20 Alongside the hunger and poor nutrition epidemic, a new kind of malnutrition has hit developing countries: obesity. The growing availability of inexpensive, processed foods and fast… Read more »

Knockout Genes in Humans Provide Insight on Gene Function and Drug Development

Knockout Genes in Humans Provide Insight on Gene Function and Drug Development

By Ben Ladabaum ’20 One of the main tools scientists have used to study gene function in humans is to deactivate a particular gene in lab animals such as mice… Read more »

Marching For Science

Marching For Science

By David Hong ’19 “What do Trump and atoms have in common? They make up everything”, said one of the hostile signs in the March for Science, addressing President Trump’s… Read more »

Executive Order Affecting Foreign Workers

Executive Order Affecting Foreign Workers

By Jaedeok Hong ‘19 President Trump signed an order on Tuesday that he said would favor American companies for federal contracts and reform the visa program for foreign technical workers…. Read more »

A Discovery in Longevity: Potential Elixir of Life?

A Discovery in Longevity: Potential Elixir of Life?

By David Hong ’19 In our daily lives, exposure to the sun or similar small doses of radiation causes DNA damage in our cells, but our bodies have a very… Read more »

2015-2016 Sees Worst Incidence of Coral Reef Bleaching

2015-2016 Sees Worst Incidence of Coral Reef Bleaching

By Ben Ladabaum ’20 Coral reefs are home to one of the most diverse and beautiful ecosystems on our planet, but rising water temperatures pose a threat to their survival…. Read more »

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