It seems like the everyday industry is under the threat of disruption at the hand of millennials. While in some cases, this may seem like a lot of hot air, when it comes to the future of money, all signs seem to point to not only disruption but a revolution of the current monetary system. And millennials are the ones who are going to do it. Millennials are the first digitally native generation … [Read more...] about Millennials and Cryptocurrency: How This is a Match Made in Heaven
When the spring and summer months roll in, an increase in diseases caused by insect bites could be imminent, including Zika. Little is known about the stage at which pregnancies are affected by the virus and when the human fetus is most susceptible to brain abnormalities such as microcephaly. Now, University of Missouri researchers found that the human fetus may be most vulnerable to Zika very … [Read more...] about Research #LikeaGirl: An Interview with Megan Sheridan
The wage gap is certainly a hot topic today. Like healthcare, it’s an issue people often talk about, but it is difficult to understand fully. What exactly is the wage gap, and what does it mean for women in the U.S. today? We’re going to break it down and explain some of the most complicated parts of understanding the wage gap today. What is the Wage Gap? Put simply; the wage gap is a … [Read more...] about Understanding the Complications of the Wage Gap in the U.S.
Recently, a paper was published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism presenting research that demonstrates that a hormonal birth control injection could be effective for men. A birth control shot designed for women has been in use since 1960, so you could say it’s about time scientists develop one for other people too. Thus far, there has been very little research done to … [Read more...] about What Everyone Should Know About the Male Birth Control Injection
Today is Wednesday, September 21, 2016. By the time you are reading this, it will no longer be September 21 but let the record show that I am writing on this day. It feels a little strange to be writing this today as today is supposed to be International Day of Peace. If you have even glanced at the news or social media lately you can probably agree that the world feels anything but … [Read more...] about Culture of Indifference: A Perspective on the Terence Crutcher Shooting
Memorial Day is the last Monday of May. It is reserved to honor and commemorate all of the lives lost in battle for our country. Although this national holiday might be set aside as a day off for many, the meaning of this holiday should always be acknowledged. For many of us millennials, typical Memorial Day events, and activities include a cookout, the beach, going to the movies, or shopping … [Read more...] about 6 Ways To Honor Memorial Day