Charles Darwin (Reverse Finkbeiner challenge)

I just became aware of the Finkbeiner test the past week, and I thought that doing a reverse Finkbeiner test would be fun. I think that a reverse Finkbeiner test can demonstrate the absurdity of … [Read more...]

Beauty-the average face

There are many different standards of beauty. Do large eyes make a person pretty? Or is it high cheekbones that make a person pretty? I have always been fascinated by how stunning some people look, … [Read more...]

Why Does Our Brain Enjoy Music?

Grand Piano, (c) Mdf, CC BY-SA 3.0 You've had a stressful day. You're lying in bed and you start playing music from Spotify. Suddenly, you feeling better. You love this song. The song that makes … [Read more...]

The Thrill of Spending

Dollar Currency Money(c) Mdf,CC BY-SA 3.0  During the Christmas season, I would be guilty of shopping and spending a lot of money. As a teenage girl, one of my favourite places are huge shopping … [Read more...]

Blue Blood and Radioactive Food

Scientific misconceptions surround us everyday. They affect the ways we see things and can only be proven wrong through scientific discoveries. These misconceptions could be present because other … [Read more...]

Albert Einstein – Reverse Finkbeiner Challenge

Albert Einstein was born on March 14, 1879 to Hermann Einstein and Pauline Koch, in Ulm, Germany. Growing up he attended elementary and secondary school in Munich. As a student, he did particularity … [Read more...]

The Sixth Sense

Most humans and animals have five senses. The five senses consist of smell, touch, taste, sight, hearing. Unbeknownst to many, there are a few animals in the world who have more than the five senses. … [Read more...]

2018 Annual Kwantlen Science Challenge

Science challenge team (left to right) Jenny Mei, Kent Kotaka, Flora Guo, Andy Kim, Jessy Zhu, Mozi Lu, Navnoor Sodhi, Mr. Halabi, via Mr. Lu On November 24th, seven seniors students represented … [Read more...]

A Biography of Gertrude Elion

Elion in lab Mdf,CC BY-SA 3. Gertrude Elion was a biochemist who was integral to the inventions of several major drugs. She, along with G. Hitchings and Sir J. Black, received the Nobel … [Read more...]

Charles Darwin – The Reverse Finkbeiner Test

It's not always easy to write a short biography that follows the all the guidelines of the Finkbeiner test. It's the same with even the Reverse Finkbeiner test. However, that's exactly what I'm going … [Read more...]