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Shot List

Shot 1- Close-Up Shot of Chloe’s FaceBook page, she is changing her FaceBook status.

Shot 2-
Another close-up, slightly zoomed out to show our characters thumb, she is scrolling through her Facebook/Twitter. 593 more words


The bells of mutation

Bells echoing in the distance
As if foreboding death…
The horizon is also somber
Disfigured by lightnings.
Needles are penetrating my nails
And the blood refuses to emerge. 19 more words



Right after class on Monday afternoon, I was took a walk in Center City down Chestnut Street. The city is full of run-down churches and a disturbing number of homeless people (it’s unfortunate), not to mention the terrible smell that creeps up from the secluded alleyways, air conditioner runoff, and abandoned dumpsters. 310 more words

Cognitive Recognitions

Nutritional supplement offers promise in treatment of unique form of autism

07 SEP 2012

In mice, added amino acid reduced associated epilepsy, eased neurobehavioral symptom

An international team of researchers, led by scientists at the University of California, San Diego and Yale University schools of medicine, have identified a form of autism with epilepsy that may potentially be treatable with a common nutritional supplement. 677 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

Diagnostic chest radiation before 30 may increase breast cancer risk

07 SEP 2012
Women advised to choose MRI scan over x-ray and mammogram

Women carrying a mutation in the BRCA1- or BRCA2- genes (which control the suppression of breast and ovarian cancer) who have undergone diagnostic radiation to the chest before the age of 30 are more likely to develop breast cancer than those who carry the gene mutation but who have not been exposed, a study published on bmj.com today reveals. 516 more words

Lethal Or Unintended Side Effects

Food affected by Fukushima disaster harms animals, even at low-levels of radiation

Researchers fed groups of pale blue grass butterflies leaves from six different areas at varying distance from the disaster site, and then investigated the effects on the next generation. 488 more words