This website uses cookies to ensure you have the best experience. Learn more

Article Review Reader's Digest

712 words - 3 pages


The article I will be reviewing is from a famous monthly magazine, Reader’s Digest. The particulars of this article are as follows:
Reader’s Digest
Title: Where Can You Get The Best Medical Care In Asia?
Volume: March 2011
Article Title: To Infinity – and Beyond?
Article Author: Stan Yee

As I was flipping through the pages, browsing random articles, I came across one with a rather reminiscent title, ‘To Infinity – and beyond’. It is actually the catchphrase of an astronaut character in the movie, ‘Toy Story’ which I saw many years back. The preview was what really anchored me to the article. It was about space tourism! Being flabbergasted at the actual ...view middle of the document...

The author then described how humans were hyped by the popular media about space travel and and life outside the earth’s atmosphere. The opening gradually introduced the reader to the topic, linking various events, and cultivating to the idea of space travel.

After I read the article I started observing today’s modern society and was amazed as to how much in line this article actually is, in accordance to the modern culture. Businesses have spent so much time and money in entertaining their customers and giving them an ‘out-of-this-world’ experience in every product. But now the technology has evolved to a point that this adjective can be given justice, i.e. we actually have the option of space tourism. Money aside, in today’s culture, where depression is widespread, a possibility of such a breathtaking journey will definitely be a motivation for many to work harder on being successful and hopefully when the space tourism industry gains popularity the business competition will lower the prices.

Closing of an article holds high...

Other Essays Like Article Review - Reader's Digest

The Way of the Seal Think Like an Elite Warrior to Lead and Succeed

2283 words - 10 pages like an elite warrior to lead and succeed. New York, NY: The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. Divine, M., McKay, B., & McKay, K. (2014, March 21). AoM Podcast: The Way of the SEAL with Mark Divine | The Art of Manliness. Retrieved from Divine, M. (2014, August). Health Tips, Food and Recipes, Funny Jokes and Cartoons, and Sweepstakes | Reader?s Digest. Retrieved from Hughes, R. L., Ginnett, R. C., & Curphy, G. J. (2012). Leadership: Enhancing the lessons of experience. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Irwin.

Best Practices Manual Essay

2410 words - 10 pages and Ways of Improving Employee Relations. Orientation and Training Programs. 15 Jan. 2011, Topic Article ID-8944, Article ID-8895, HTML. Communication Studies, Overview (2008). In Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace, and Conflict. Wood Digest: Richman, Alan. (Auth) Jan. 2008, Vol. #39 – Issue # 1, Pg. 20-21 Rue: Supervision, Eighth Edition, The McGraw-Hill Companies, 2004 Text

Tv Effect on Children

3629 words - 15 pages promoting responsible television viewing will diminish the effects of unrestrained television viewing. References Browder, S. (1995, March). Raising a g-rated child in an x-rated world. Reader's Digest, pp. 169- 176. Churchill, Robert (1981). Childrens and parents television viewing and Perceptions of violence. Journalism-Quarterly, 58(4), 556-581. Comstock, G. (1986). Television and film violence. Youth Violence:Programs and

Rebyu Ng Mga Kaugnay Na Literatura at Pag-Aaral

5923 words - 24 pages the knowledge, skills, and habits of a group of people are transferred from one generation to the next through teaching, training. Moreover, it frequently takes place under the guidance of others, but may also be autodidactic. Any experience that has a formative effect on the way one think, feels, or acts may be considered educational (Wikipedia). That is the reason why, the Philippine government assigns the highest budgetary priority (Article XIV

Annotated Bibliography

1877 words - 8 pages Mobile Devices in The Classroom Angel Aguilar RESEARCH WRITING WRTG 291 Annotated bibliography Gentile, M. (2012). The Importance of Managing iPads in the Classroom. Education Digest: Essential Readings Condensed for Quick Review, V78(N3), P.11-13. This article discusses a rising trend in the implementation of mobile devices into the education system. Ipad and tablets have worked their way into districts and IT managers have tackled


1460 words - 6 pages scandals surrounding fake identities help us to understand our own anxieties about literature exposing the truth. Miller touches on the effects of traumatic memoirs in society and the complications of faking identities while sharing the truth. Miller’s article taught me that if you stray from the truth, you could be shamed and ridiculed as a writer. Along those lines, Leigh Gilmore analyzes "A Million Little Pieces," by James Frey, "Eat, Pray

The Debate over Multicultural Education in America

3388 words - 14 pages More Than "Social Stew"." The Education Digest Dec. 1991 : 7-9. Gould, Ketayun H. "The Misconstruing of Multiculturalism : The Stanford Debate and Social Work" Social Work Mar. 1995 : 198-204. Hassinger, Robert. "True Multiculturalism." Commonweal 10 April 1992 : 10- 11. New York State Social Studies Review and Development Committee "Multicultural Education Benefits All Students." Education in America - Opposing Viewpoints. CA

Reducing Prejudice

3959 words - 16 pages the viewer/reader being aware of it, for example, through trustworthiness, sources include not being seen as trying to change the persons mind, also if they are physically attractive, easy to identify with or have expertise in their field. Whereas one-sided arguments generally give the reader the view of the author. Finally the media plays on the reader's emotions, particularly fear, to attempt to change or heighten people views.An experiment

Online Therapy

1824 words - 8 pages . A plan is discussed on the Pennsylvania Department of Health website to expand its telemedicine infrastructure. In the article Along with other improvements Pennsylvania is submitting the following request for $100 million in SIM grant funds for Health Information Exchange which includes telemedicine. Department of Public Welfare will review its telemedicine policy to seek expansion from the current physical and behavioral health outpatient


5391 words - 22 pages published regularly in Great Britain: Robinson Crusoe author Daniel Defoe’s the Review, Sir Richard Steele’s the Tatler, and Joseph Addison and Steele’s the Spectator. Great Britain’s first magazines emerged during the early 18th century, shortly after publishers had popularized the format in Europe. All three of these publications were published either daily or several times a week. While they were supplied as frequently as newspapers, their

Field Research Paper

4160 words - 17 pages Appeal Digest from May of 2003. In this article the writer refers to State v. Erickson, 2003 WI App 43, 260 Wis.2d 279, 659 N.W.2d 407, where the defendant tried to suppress the blood sample because it was in violation of the requirements set forth in State v. Bohling, 173 Wis.2d 529, 494 N.W.2d 399 (1993). The circuit court in this case denied the motion and the defendant was subsequently convicted of homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle

Related Papers

"Appointment With Love” Essay

672 words - 3 pages 10. When Sulamith was 13, her family moved to New York City where she studied later languages and history at Hunter College. She wrote widely, and was published in several magazines, including The New Yorker, Saturday Review, and Reader's Digest. In "Appointment with Love” the author tells us a story about a young lieutenant Blandford and lady, Hollis Meynell, who had fallen in love but never seen each other. The young lieutenant Blandford

The Narrator Of The Bell Jar

737 words - 3 pages intellectual rewards as they did frivolous ones such as makeup kits, "passes to fashion shows and hairstylings at a famous expensive salon." Esther read an article in the Reader's Digest titled "In Defense of Chastity" that was written by a woman. The editorial stated that it was a female's duty to remain chaste until marriage, even if her husband did not. It is obvious that society taught the author of the article that her role was to be a man's

Homelessness Among Students Essay

1612 words - 7 pages : 3 Homelessness: Among Students 1.) Sparks, S.D.,(2014). Schools Still See Surges in Homeless Students. Educational Digest 79 (7), 31. Retrieved from Ebsco host October 13, 2014 This article explains that the number of homeless students in the United States continues to show a significant increase. There are multiple variables as to why the numbers keep showing an increase. The one problem of students today is the economic hardships

Battle Of The Sexes In D.H Lawrence's Short Story, Tickets Please

1657 words - 7 pages ' and 'Tickets, Please." Women's Stories: An Interdisciplinary Journal. New York, 1986. 53-74. Juvenal. "Quotable Quotes" Reader's Digest. Bombay: RDI Print and Publishing, 1993. 24. Ryan Kiernan. "The Revenge of The Women: Lawrence's Tickets, Please." Literature and History. Manchester, England: (L&H), 1981. 210-222. Wood, Paul. A "On Teaching Lawrence." The D.H. Lawrence Review. Newark: DE (DHLR), 1988 Spring. 71-77.