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Fiction and Its Significance in Society

By: Benita Xavier, Journalist May 16, 2021
Most of society describes reading fiction as an activity for people to escape their daily lives, however, there is much more to it and its outreach. Fiction is creative writing where the situations and ideas presented, though perhaps based on reality, have not occurred in real life; the writer uses his or her imagination to create characters, settings, and plot points. How can these stories of imagination affect living in reality?
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Breaching Humpback Whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) by Gregory Slobirdr Smith is licensed with CC BY-SA 2.0. To view a copy of this license, visit

How Whales Evolved from the Land

By: Benita Xavier, Journalist January 7, 2021
Whales are the animals not only the in the sea, but in the entire planet. But the species they've evolved from, not so much.
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