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Exponential Decay

By Maggie Kennedy “The orange tastes like a refrigerator,” my son says,spitting out his bite and pretending to gag,and though I have never tasted a refrigeratorI know what he means. The orange tastes like the plastic it was wrapped in.And though I have never eaten plastic,the conjured smell fills my…

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Sexually Rejected Flies Turn to Booze

by Courtney Edwards There’s a lot to be depressed about when you’re a lonely fruit fly and you can’t take        the heat, walking slower toward the scientist’s open               flame because you see the inevitable burn on your tiny body and        still you must move forward   Through magnified eyes they…

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