Travelogue Draft “The Aloha State”

“Ding!” My alarm woke me up at 6 a.m. as our trip was just awaiting us. In over an hour, we would be on a plane heading to Hawaii, for our spring break vacation which I have been counting down for a whole year now. Because I have been looking forward to this day, I am well prepared with information about several of the islands there. My family and I never traveled over the breaks throughout school years, but this was our first one, and I couldn’t be more stoked to visit the gorgeous islands of Maui and the capital of Honolulu. At last, I would finally have a getaway from the winter months here in New Jersey.

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Imagine knowing

Imagine knowing that your child no matter what would live to only 40, because of an incurable hereditary disease, and that you could have prevented the disease. How would those parents feel? Would they feel responsible? In vitro fertilization (IVF) is the process of selecting embryos to be implanted with the traits that you want your child to have. Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) is the screening of the possible embryos prior to implantation. Some think that this an incredible opportunity and some think that this is unethical and should be abolished. Parents should be only allowed to opt out of diseases or disabilities because it could eliminate diseases, savior sibling, and it could prevent diseases. Erasing a disease that could potentially harm a child in future, who wouldn’t say, “Yes”?

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Why Do People Dream At Night?

Even though lots of people have dreams every night, why don’t people always remember them, and what causes dreams to happen? People have dreams every night, but typically people wake up, and are unaware if they had a dream. People also don’t know why dreams occur in their head. Dreams are something that everybody experiences almost every night, but a lot of people forget in the morning. Most people don’t even know why dreams happen, or how dreams occur. My topic, dreams is important to me because, it interests me that people have dreams every night. Every dream has different people doing different things, and acting in a hasty manner. People probably have thousands of dreams throughout their life, but they can’t recall half the dreams they had. This is why I picked dreams for my research topic.

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