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How Do Hackers Use Ransomware?

February 3, 2023

Hackers and other bad actors use the Internet to commit cybercrimes. From identity theft to catfishing, methods of cybercrime seem to be increasing as the years go by. How do hackers use ransomware? […]

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Business and Economics

Why Is the Economy Growing?

February 1, 2023

America’s gross domestic product (GDP) is continuing on a steady rate of growth. Adjusted for inflation, the GDP increased by 2.9% at the end of 2022. How does human behavior affect economic growth? […]

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Health And Fitness

Why Do Diabetics Need Insulin?

January 27, 2023

Insulin is one of the most well-known hormones found inside living creatures. It has many functions vital for our bodies’ growth and development. How does insulin help the human body? […]

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Why Is China’s Population Shrinking?

January 25, 2023

The world’s largest nation is facing a decline in its numbers. Last year, deaths in China outpaced births for the first time since the 1960s. What’s happening to the Chinese population and why? […]

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How Is China Becoming More Powerful?

January 20, 2023

China’s global influence seems to be increasing by the day. The superpower is pursuing several economic and military plans to become more powerful. How is China expanding its influence on the world stage? […]

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Earth Science

How Was the Ozone Layer Being Depleted?

January 19, 2023

A U.N.-backed report said the ozone layer is once again healing. The protective band of ozone had been depleting since the 1950s but has since been healing, intermittently. Why does the ozone layer matter? […]

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How Do Solar Panels Make Electricity?

January 18, 2023

Solar panels convert sunlight directly into electricity, but how? The process involves semiconducting materials and the photoelectric effect. The process was first observed by Heinrich Hertz in 1887. […]

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Why Did the Boeing 737 MAX Crash?

January 11, 2023

Starting in late 2018, two Boeing 737 MAX airplanes crashed, killing 346 people total. The crashes occurred just months apart and the 737 MAX was grounded as a result. Why did both airliners crash? […]

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