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The Same, But Different
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We classify things in groups, mammals, fish, birds, humans, because in a say we are all the same are the others in out group. Us as humans are the same, we are designed to have two eyes, two legs, two arms, one head, and in that way we are the... (more »)
The Barbie Effect
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Imagine your perfect woman. 6 Feet tall, weighs 100 pounds, and her sizes are 39-19-33. And a bonus, she’ll never get pregnant. Every mans dream. Yes, we are talking about the most beloved doll of all time, the beautiful and perfect,... (more »)
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The Spoiled Generation
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The explicit difference, between the millennium generation and generation x, is things as simple as respect and as motley as technology and the economy. The technology variation has to do with pretty much everything tied into the internet,... (more »)
Technology: Advantages and Disadvantages
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Today's society no longer knows how to live without technology at work, at school, with friends or even at home with their families. Technology is changing people's lives and the way they see the world: because all of the social medias,... (more »)
Music Is Another Form of Literacy
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There are many other ways that we can communicate and express ourselves than by reading and writing. There are many other forms of literacy that we are capable of learning. But we tend to look past them because people direct us towards... (more »)
A Sentence
By , Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
What is a sentence? Is it a set of words that is complete in itself, typically containing a subject and predicate, conveying a statement ? Lots of people are merely remembered today just by a sentence. If I where to ask you who was Thomas Edison... (more »)
Video Games
By , Battleground, WA
According to Jane McGonigal from TED talks and conversation,there are about 5 million gamers in the United States and they are all spending about 40 hours a week playing online,computer or cell phone games (TED) Conversation Archives).Based on... (more »)
“Popular” Is Not a Swear Word This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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For years, the word “popular” has been demonized and made synonymous with Regina George-esque, nail-buffing, mini-skirt-wearing, kale-munching head cheerleader types. Today, teachers and parents inform children that being popular is... (more »)
The Power of Technology
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The average teenager sends about 2,000 texts a month according to the Pew Research Center. Have we ever thought about how much power technology has over us, and  about how much time we spend on it? Technology can ruin friendships,it can... (more »)
Is Technology Killing Our Friendships?
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Some people need to portion their time online.  If it’s portioned right it can be the best thing, but if it's portioned wrong, bad things could happen. One time my little cousin used so many gigabytes she had to pay 15-20... (more »)
Killer Technology
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Aziya Camphor“I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.” - Albert Einstein Is this true? Is technology really killing us and jeopardizing our friendships?... (more »)
Is Technology Ruining Friendships?
By , Williamsport, PA
Some experts argue that one in four teens almost constantly are online is a dangerous  thing, yet I believe that it’s an opportunity. Technology brings us closer together and can help us in everyday lives; rather than replacing... (more »)
Is Technology Ruining Friendships?
By , Williamsport, PA
Did you know that 76% of teens use social media, and 94% of teens who have a smartphone use it everyday? Technology has become a major part of everyday life. But can too much of a good thing be bad? Some people may argue that technology taints... (more »)
Technology: Friend or Foe?
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Teenagers spend a lot of time on their phones and on the internet. Yet some people are saying that technology may actually be hurting our relationships! Is this really 100% true? Technology is important for many reasons, and doesn’t really... (more »)
Is Technology Killing Our Friendships?
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I personally do not use technology a lot. I get online about three times a day; to either check scores or results about an event,and to listen to music to get motivated for a game, meet, or a match.  At my school that makes me... (more »)
The Activity Between People on the Internet
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Technology has been quickly evolving and increasingly complex and open to the public ever since the industrial revolution has taken off, rushing in the modern era. That said I raise the question, is the rapidly evolving technology killing our... (more »)
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