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Is Pluto a Planet?
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Scientist 1 Based on perturbations in Neptune's orbit, the search for a ninth planet was conducted, and Pluto was discovered in 1930. Pluto orbits the sun just as the other eight planets do, and it has a moon, Charon, and a stable... (more »)
Going Online vs. Going Outside This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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“Out of the world’s estimated 7 billion people, 6 billion have access to mobile phones,” according to a United Nations study. By comparison, only about 4.5 billion have access to toilets. That’s right. More people have... (more »)
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Instructions This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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if you were to walk twenty-two minutes (plus four seconds if it happens to be a windy day) heading north of where the birds wing west to the path no one remembers then you shadow the moon in its descent, sinking into the colossal... (more »)
The Danger of Fossil Fuels
Gasoline and coals drilled consistently from Earth under the name of fossil fuels have always been an essential component in our car industries and a source for gasoline for generations. These fossil fuels that originated from dead plant... (more »)
Thinking Globally and Panicking Internally
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Fossil fuel is a term that is fairly well-known in the world of environmental protection. The depletion of it, however, is a problem that has only recently been brought to light. Fossil fuel depletion occurs because as the human population... (more »)
Green With Envy
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It was a little town, filled with little people; they all lived in their little houses, and all watered and weeded their little yards. Everyone waved to their little neighbors each morning and they all gave each other little presents at the... (more »)
Voiceless Wonders
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Have we ever thought of the voiceless creatures that roam within our society? Have we ever wanted to help? It could be through being right up front with organizations, or the leader of your very own organization or like me a writer... (more »)
My Secret Love
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Maybe you don't know, but I love nature. I love to walk, even on a very hot days. I love to walk through the woods, especially on trails. I love to stand in the rain, or walk through the snow. Nature isn't constantly changing, rather, it is ever... (more »)
Mysterious Mantas This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This work has won the Teen Ink contest in its category.
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The sinking sun reflected off the swirling water, painting surreal shades on its surface. A few strands of hair escaped from my braid and danced in the breeze. We waved as another boat filled with sunburned tourists sped by, heading back to... (more »)
GMOs: What Do You Know? This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This work has won the Teen Ink contest in its category.
Frankenfood. GM-No. Teenage Mutant Ninja Soybeans. Such is the typical consumer’s opinion of genetically modified, or GM, produce. So when I first heard about GM food, I was intrigued – but also more than a little skeptical. Change... (more »)
The Quest to Eradicate Malaria This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This work has won the Teen Ink contest in its category.
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Malaria, a parasitic infection transmitted by the night-biting female Anopheles mosquito, is still causing significant deaths in the tropics and sub-tropics; approximately 3.2 billion people are exposed to the illness every year. The World... (more »)
Colony Collapse Disorder This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This work has won the Teen Ink contest in its category.
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Walking in my front door after a long evening in the library, I was immediately pelted by a rolled-up magazine. “Read it. It's interesting,” my older brother shouted from the couch as I reached down to pick up the latest issue... (more »)
Born to Survive This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This work has won the Teen Ink contest in its category.
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The mongoose has nothing to do with the goose. Its name comes from the Anglicized version of its Marathi name, mungus. Its plural, therefore, is not mongeese, but simply mongooses. Its name mirrors its appearance, the long oo sound slinking... (more »)
Pollution Argument
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Pollution around the world has been getting worse over the past few years.  ?Six in 10 Americans, about 175 million people, are living in places where air pollution often reaches dangerous levels (huffingtonpost.com).?  Big cities... (more »)
The Future of our Earth
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In North Carolina what we do to be more energy efficient, is we use solar panels. I am writing to you to explain what you can do to make North Carolina more energy efficient. I will be introducing methods that you can do help North Carolina... (more »)
Animal Cruelty
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Animal Cruelty The definition of animal abuse is to deliberate abuse or simply the failure to take care of an animal which was from The Humane Society of the U.S “Animal abuse and Neglect”.If you are going to have a pet just to... (more »)
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