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    The Fukushima Daiichi Disaster

    On March 11, 2011, the powerful Tōhoku earthquake hit Honshu, the main island of Japan. Immediately following the earthquake, the reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant automatically shut down. However, this unusually strong earthquake triggered a subsequent tsunami which disabled...
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    Science Agrees: Music Really Is Getting Worse

    Why is music so bad today? Are we just getting old? Remember when our parents told us that the music we listened to was horrible? Is this just a case of us turning into our parents, or is something else going on? The 20th century was a period of constant innovation and development in popular...
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    "Stars and Bars"

    On March 4, 1861, the Confederate States of America adopted its first national flag, often referred to as the "Stars and Bars." The design and layout of this first flag was very different from the more familiar "Stainless Banner," which is most commonly recognized as the Confederate flag today...