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An Almost-Disaster in Dental Care 8000 Miles From Virginia

An Almost-Disaster in Dental Care 8000 Miles From Virginia

Posted On: March 20, 2016

The Taiwan Railways limited express train from Changhua to Kaohsiung takes two hours and eleven minutes, which was [...]

Consent is the Foundation

Consent is the Foundation

Posted On: March 20, 2016

I feel like consent is a good place to start this series because it’s the foundation of everything [...]

The CRISPR-Cas9 Trilogy, CRISPR 101 Part I: What… is it… even?

The CRISPR-Cas9 Trilogy, CRISPR 101 Part I: What… is it… even?

Posted On: March 20, 2016

If you’re a biology nerd, like, the kind who attends the Friday afternoon seminar series for no extra [...]

When Fish Steak Is Not Enough

When Fish Steak Is Not Enough

Posted On: March 15, 2016

If Augusta County, Va. does one thing well — besides boasting the prettiest folds of rolling hills in [...]

Scabies, Donald Trump and Sour Patch Kids

Scabies, Donald Trump and Sour Patch Kids

Posted On: March 15, 2016

March is only halfway over, but it’s already proven to be a month full of the oddest happenings. [...]

When Weather Becomes More than Small Talk

When Weather Becomes More than Small Talk

Posted On: March 01, 2016

On Monday, the Virginian Pilot Online published an article called “Another month, another climate record” discussing a trend [...]

Charting a New Thursday Night Course

Charting a New Thursday Night Course

Posted On: March 01, 2016

It was a chilly, rainy Thursday night. My friends and I sat huddled at the bar of the [...]

Serendipitous Science: Talkin’ Terrapins with Professor Randy Chambers

Serendipitous Science: Talkin’ Terrapins with Professor Randy Chambers

Posted On: March 01, 2016

Wetlands bog man. Lake Matoaka arsonist. Dr. Pepper enthusiast. Dr. Randy Chambers has acquired several identities throughout his [...]

Making Mistakes, Senior Addition

Making Mistakes, Senior Addition

Posted On: February 29, 2016

“James, what should I write my blog post on?” I whined, five second ago, to my friend sitting [...]

The Meridian Coffeehouse Review

The Meridian Coffeehouse Review

Posted On: February 29, 2016

Over the last few weeks, I’ve been writing about artists on the College of William & Mary campus [...]