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How has TikTok changed fashion retail?Fashion, News, Society | 17th February 2022
TikTok, Fashion, Sustainability? If you are interested in any of those things, then you are in the right place. TikTok has made a massive impact on the fashion industry; with many trends skyrocketing purely due to the publicity that the app has brought them. Influencers and creators alike have dedicated their online profiles to the latest clothing crazes, providing tips on how to make sure your wardrobe coincides with the newest fads. Lead photo from Ready Made on Pexels.
Tottenham Hotspur – The Cheap Road To Greatness.News, Sport | 16th February 2022
Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, who are also referred to as Spurs, is an English Football Club who are based in North London that compete in the Premier League. Founded in 1882, since 1898, the club traditionally wear a white top with navy shorts and train in the London borough of Enfield. In 1884, the lilywhite fans climbed onto the roof of a refreshment stand in their rented stadium in a game against Woolwich Arsenal, where the structure gave way and dozens were injured. This meant Spurs had to find a new home. Lead photo by Nmr Hrd on Pexels.
The Easy Cure.Music, News |
They say when you find your definitive music favourites, you remember exactly where you were. I vividly remember that faithful rainy night when I was gifted my first music player by my father; excitably, the first thing I did was download a selection of my mother’s music onto it, so forth starting the saga. Upon finding the 1978 English rock band, The Cure, in my early years of life I was always enamoured and star-struck by their songs and style. However, it took me many years to appreciate the music they made but they quickly became massively influential on who I am today.
Is Formula E the future of Motorsport?News, Sport |
The all electric single seater series Formula E has made huge strides in the 8 years the series has been around, the series races on street circuits across many different cities such as London, New York, Rome, Berlin and Monaco, we are just scratching the surface on past, present and rumoured circuits. Lead photo by Burak Kebapci on Pexels
The Disaster of Chernobyl: Disaster, Response and Fallout.History, News | 11th February 2022
What happened on the 26th of April 1986 caused many lives to be lost. On this date, a monumental catastrophe happened in Ukraine where the Chernobyl Nuclear power plant went through a disastrous meltdown. Lead photo by: Wendelin Jacober on Pexels.
Say NO to Drugs.News, Society |
The use of drugs is a worldwide issue, despite the positives, illegal substances can ruin your life. All drugs are dangerous and can all become addictive before you know it. You can become addicted to drugs in many ways and some people end up becoming reliant on them. You can become addicted to drugs by using them in regular or in heavy doses. Lead photo by Anna Shvets on Pexels.
How Joe Burrow created one of the biggest turn-a-round seasons for the Cincinnati Bengals!News, Sport |
Joe Burrow was drafted in 2020 to the Cincinnati Bengals in Round 1, Pick 1 from Louisiana State University (LSU). After his unbeaten season, breaking many college records in the process, and by beating teams that fans declared were unbeatable such as Alabama and Clemson.
The Power of the Hashtag.News, Society |
Social media. The increasingly advancing technology. Here, I am going to speak on not only the positives but just like many things, the negatives of social media. It’s important I get this message across to you all reading, as we all must be more aware of the downsides of the online world and how one nasty comment can affect other people. So, grab a cup of tea. Sit back. Read. Lead photo from Lisa Fotios on Pexels.
Is AI something to be feared?News, Society | 4th February 2022
It is an undeniable fact that, over the last one-hundred years, we have seen AI advancements of an unprecedented magnitude. However, not everything in society has progressed as some perhaps expected it to. For example, we don’t have flying cars, nor have we populated Mars (yet!). But people have every right to be concerned regarding the continued development of artificial and if you aren’t worried – you should be.
Should we fear the coming age of AI?News, Society |
AI or artificial intelligence is communication demonstrated by robots, as opposed to humans. They have brain-like functions, barring the emotional aspect. AI makes it possible for machines to learn from practice and perform human-like tasks. They depend on levels of understanding and language processing. After reading an Op Ed, written by AI in the Guardian, I believe that if anything, this innovative technology is a blessing. We should use it to benefit our world.