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The Science of Morning Routines

In Rebecca Black’s notorious song “Friday”, Black sings in a monotonic voice that at 7 a.m. she wakes up. She must freshen up and then go downstairs to have a bowl of cereal. After rushing around while time passes quickly, she … Continue reading

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Summer Travels: Poetry in San Fran

This summer is the summer I will forever remember as the summer I discovered that “Frisco” was not, in fact, a nickname for San Francisco, but an actual city in California. Color me shocked (what color is shocked? a vibrant … Continue reading

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York Daily Record / Sunday News staffers share tips for teens hoping to start a career in journalism

Some York Daily Record / Sunday News staffers got together to share a their best tips for teens interested in learning more about journalism as a possible career option.

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Thanksgiving: Giving thanks for traditions

November, and especially Thanksgiving, seems to be a time with some of the oldest traditions.

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Pretty Pictures

My one-month exchange in France is almost over! Here I bring you an update of what has happened so far via photodiary (not that this photodiary is particularly comprehensive, but it is what it is). We start at Saint-Émilion, a … Continue reading

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Teen Takeover Poem of the Month: April

Teen Takeover’s staff will be teaming up with Versify’s Poem of the Month contest. Every month, Teen takeover will have its own Poem of the Month, written by one of our staff members. You can learn more about Versify’s contest … Continue reading

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Fashion Friday: Get with Gatsby

My love for 1920s fashion will not be contained– nor will my love for everything Gatsby. I bring you with all my heart a collection of Gatsby-esque clothing: I hope you drown in Daisy Buchanan today. Drowning in Daisy by … Continue reading

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Most of it was there

The bear, I mean. Where, you say? In Emily Graslie’s latest video. In which Emily finds a bear skeleton, scrubs it, and puts it (plop! splash.) into a tub of hydrogen peroxide to soak. Discover the magic of bear skeletons! … Continue reading

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Teen Takeover Poem of the Month: March

Teen Takeover’s staff will be teaming up with Versify’s Poem of the Month contest. Every month, Teen takeover will have its own Poem of the Month, written by one of our staff members. You can learn more about Versify’s contest … Continue reading

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Girl Model to air on PBS 24th March!

You’ve been reading a book, and your favourite chracter died about halfway through, but you’re convinced that he/she/it is not actually dead and will come back at the end of the book. Then they don’t. You sit there, having finished … Continue reading

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