Teen Scientist Invents Life-Saving Cancer Test

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When he was 15, Jack Andraka developed an early detection test for pancreatic, ovarian and lung cancers. He won the top prize in the 2012…read more


Thanksgiving Takes on New Meaning After Sandy

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Originally published November 21, 2012 Because their town has not yet fully recovered from the effects of the storm, residents of Belmar are seeing a…read more

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Young Syrian Refugees Face Tough Conditions in Jordan’s Zaatari Camp

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Life is tough at the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan. This expanse of desert, which was not populated a year ago, is now home to…read more


Is Healthcare A Right?

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On October 1, the healthcare exchanges in the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, up to the general public for enrollment. The imminent implementation…read more

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“How A Terrorist Attack in Kenya Changed My Career Aspirations”

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Militants from the al-Qaida-linked terrorist organization al-Shabab attacked the upscale Westgate mall in Nairobi, Kenya, on September 21, 2013, leaving at least 67 dead. The…read more


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