Separating the art and the artist is a conversation brought up over and over again when an artist does something controversial. For a while, people using #KayneWestisoverparty or #Kanyeiscanceled planned on boycotting his future work. But other people who want to defend their favorite artists while still maintaining their political integrity support the concept of
Stephen Hawking was burried at age 76 in Westminster Abbey two days ago. Most nearly everyone is aware of Stephen Hawking. Most people know his significance is that to Einstein and that he has Motor Neuron Disease (Lou Gehrig’s disease). Beyond this? Not much, which is a true shame. You don’t have to understand his
Because you clicked on this article. How much of your day do you waste? What does this question even mean? Is eating food a waste of time? Well, you have to. But you could also be learning Japanese or quantum physics. Okay, so you’re studying physics or whatever else, are you still wasting your time?
Fifteen were killed and 14 injured last April when a junior hockey team from Saskatchewan, Canada was involved in a bus crash while on a tournament. Compare this to the 12 kids who died in the Columbine shooting. There are 1,250,000 traffic deaths annually worldwide. In 2016, there were 37,461 traffic deaths in the United
What is the Ketogenic Diet? Every year it seems there’s a new fad diet. “Oh, I don’t eat vegetables. Big pharma is putting “fleerbibicide” in it”, your friend says as you imagine punching him in the face. Maybe it’s not fleerbibicide, but what’s the buzzword now? Ketones. You might have heard phrases like, “Nah, I can’t
President Trump ordered flags to be raised half-staff after a school shooting in Texas left 10 dead, 10 wounded, and countless traumatized. Not only are the victims left in horror by the act of one lone individual, but the entire nation is beginning to digest his heinous crime. In his wake of terror, many are left
Also known as unconscious bias training, its recently come into the news after Starbucks announced it will close all stores across the U.S. for one day to have this training. In this article, we will be discussing the science behind implicit bias training and refrain from political discussion. Before we begin, I’d like to note
This article by Stephan Roget tricked me! When I first read it, I was disappointed to find out that everybody’s favorite physicist was a product of his time and treated the women in his life poorly. That was until I read Einstein: His Life and Universe by Walter Isaacson, an amazing biography of the German-born scientist.
Star Wars fans will be relieved when last night A. A. Jaybrams announced that Star Wars episode IX is going to use more practical effects in place of CGI. “We didn’t want another Phantom Menace with saturated tacky computer-generated effects that distract from the film’s plot. That’s why we decided to use a $1.2 million
Recently while talking with my sister I said, “I feel like the issues of the LGBTQ community aren’t a really high priority problem”. She obviously asserted that this position might be due to the fact that I am not transgendered or gay etc… and I understand this. I totally sympathize with those who feel like
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