Is Middle East Boiling Again?

The Arab Spring has not held back the Middle-Eastern countries to act against the freedom of their own citizens. Before the revolutionary movements in August, Saudi Arabia decided to ban Blackberry services for internet and instant messaging because they were concerned that such communications are encrypted and cannot be monitored. After their shocking decision, The…

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Reconsider Youtube

Most of the people, especially who are not very into new technological improvements, think that the internet is a violent place and kids should be kept away from it. Recent studies show this is just not correct. In this particular case, I will be discussing YouTube, one of the largest and well known website that…

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The Power Of Love

LOVE IN “1984” & “PORPHYRIA’S LOVER” Ela Golhan In both George Orwell’s novel,”1984″ and Robert Browning’s poem, “Porphyria’s Lover”, love is used strongly as a theme. 1984 is about two people rebelling against their government by being together and the former is about a psychopath with a very specific understanding of love, which ends up…

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Is It So Hard?

I am proud of people who can change the world without being intimidated. Sonia Faleiro lived for 24 years in New Delhi, a city where sexual harassment is as regular as mealtime. As a teenager she tried to protect herself because she had ambivalent feelings towards the people there. She wanted to stay away from…

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Mental Floss

– Next field trip of Aci High is going to be exclusive: 9,10 and 11th grade students are going to the equator. “This trip is extremely important for understanding tropical climates and the plantation of the area. All students must be very careful during this trip as there are many dangerous animals in the area.…

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Thousand Years

THOUSAND YEARS (Verse 1) Montagues are atelic seeing them around all the time Makes me want to acwell Why they even try to fight us in the first place To trow That they could just beg to become One of us They decide to make a fool of themselves But then thou came (Chorus) I…

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Flying Cars

A company named Terrafugia is getting close to putting a flying car into production. It will be more like an airplane that rolls more than a car that flies. However you will be able to fly it between airports and drive it on streets. It will have electro-mechanical folding wings, an airframe parachute, disc brakes…

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Languages of Anatolia

According to the 2009 Ethnologue estimate, the Indo-European languages family consists of about 440 languages and dialects, including major current languages of Europe, Iran, India, and also extinct Anatolian. Even though these languages are a great material for researchers, specialists have never agreed about their origin. Some linguists propose that the first speakers of the…

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