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In Symmetry: A Tale of Two Concerts
A concert junkie meets a newbie gig-goer. HYPE editors CELEST TEO and ASHLEY WONG attend back-to-back concerts presented by Symmetry Entertainment, and reflect on their different journeys with live music.
House, not a home: Navigating toxic families in Singapore
Celest Teo explores the struggles faced by youths when it comes to escaping toxic households, and how they can navigate their daily realities.
Virtual Pets: Then and Now
Many of us might have heard of or played with virtual pets, be it in the past or in the present day. LOW LEXUAN dives in to find out how virtual pets have changed or remained the same over the years.
The Realities of Being a Twitch Streamer in Singapore
As the number of Singaporean live streamers on Twitch continues to grow, DESIREE SEAH explores the ups and downs of making a living out of being a live streamer in the Singapore Twitch community.
Let’s Talk About The Growing Vape Craze Among Youths
SEANN YE AW explores the reasons behind the recent trend of youths vaping illegally, the possible health risks and what youths can do to stay away from this.
The Challenges We’re Facing to Live More Sustainably
CELEST THAM discovers the struggles of leading a greener lifestyle and asks experts for advice on how to overcome them.
Elton John & Getting Older
JAMES SHARPE reviews Elton John’s Farewell Yellow Brick Road concert at Ashton Gate in Bristol, England on Jun 22, as well as shares his thoughts on ageing, family and the value of time.
Shining Light on the Dark Side of Cosplay
CHERYL JUAN explores the dark and less talked about side of cosplay, delving into what one should be wary of and some precautionary tips from fellow cosplayers.
Pay Later, Not Never: The Impact of Buy Now, Pay Later Applications on Youths
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Learning a Language: All You Need To Know
LOW LEXUAN uncovers why youths pick up new languages and what the process of learning a language is like.