About Kathryn Carvel

Kathryn is a rising junior at Vassar College, double majoring in English and Media Studies. As a writer and copy editor for Vassar's newspaper, The Miscellany News, she is a curious reader and writer, always excited to dive in and learn more about new subjects. When not reading or writing, you can find her dancing, taking long walks or sipping chai tea.

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Mount Denali.
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When talking about the tallest mountains, we often hear the more well known ones like Mount Everest. But, what is…
Two fish in the ocean.
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All animals need some sort of rest to stay healthy. That leads to the question, do fish sleep at night?…
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Authors are often known for the global impact they make with their words and stories. Here are 7 weird facts…
Wimbledon, the oldest and most prestigious tennis tournament in the world.
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Wimbledon is the oldest and most prestigious tennis tournament in the world. Here are 10 historical facts about Wimbledon you…
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There are many historical inventions that have changed the world as we know it. However, here are 10 historical inventions…
The Real Housewives of Melbourne.
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The Real Housewives is an iconic Bravo franchise beloved by fans around the world. Here are 10 Real Housewives collectibles…
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Literary fiction is a fiction genre that focuses on characters, themes and language over plot. Here are the 12 best…
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Often we hear about the most dangerous cities in America. However there are many cities that are very safe. Here…
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Dolphins are known to be one of the smartest aquatic animals, often called "brainiacs" of the ocean. But, how smart…
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Sometimes one book is enough. Book series allow reader to get more of what they want. Here are the seven…
Sunglasses are not only a health necessity but a fashion and luxury statement. Here are the 5 most expensive sunglasses…
There are countless memorable fantasy novels full of mystical creatures and places. Here are the 10 best fantasy novels ranked.
Purple is a relatively common color to see in our everyday life but less so in nature. Here are 8…
Puzzles have continued to draw in fans for years, even through the rise of the digital age. Here are 6…
The influences of the American Revolution go way beyond Alexander Hamilton. Here are 10 of the most overlooked Revolutionary War…
most popular novels of all time
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The novel has changed the way we think about stories. From Pride and Prejudice to Anna Karenina, here are the…