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Apple’s “Screen Time” Feature Shocks Many

Aidan O'Connor

November 9, 2018

Filed under Features, Science/Tech

Apple’s new update, IOS 12, has people in shock over the amount of time they spend on their phones. Released this past September, the new software included many technical updates that fixed problems and common complaints, as w...

The Fastest Man-Made Object in History

Ella Wesson

November 8, 2018

Filed under Science/Tech

When the Parker Probe was launched in August of 2018, it started on a month's long journey towards the sun in order to gain more data regarding the atmospheric makeup of our star. Not only is this the first probe sent by NASA to...

Artificial Embryos

Ella Wesson

November 8, 2018

Filed under Science/Tech

Scientists in the UK have made a breakthrough. They were able to create mice embryo-like structures without using sperm and egg cells, but by using stem cells. This is extremely significant because it opens up plenty of new doors...

Virtual Reality: Good or Bad?

Ella Wesson

November 8, 2018

Filed under Science/Tech

Virtual reality is a new(ish) technology that has not yet been fully researched. While many people are drawn to it because of its possibilities to advance the way we see the future, the negative effects are much less well-known...

“The Forest of One” Reaching Its Demise

Esha Brar

October 20, 2018

Filed under National/International News, Science/Tech

The Pando Aspen Clone Forest, also known as the "Trembling Giant," which consists of more than 100 beautiful green and yellow aspen trees is dying at a rapid and threatening rate. Although it may seem that humans aren't at the...

Svalbard: A Bellwether For Climate Change

Emily Hahn, Editor-in-Chief

September 14, 2018

Filed under Science/Tech, Travel

There’s a place on earth where it is illegal to die.   Svalbard is a Norwegian archipelago located in the Arctic Ocean, approximately 650 miles from the North Pole, and is the northernmost year-round settlement on...

Exercise on the Immune System

Quinn Reinhardt

June 14, 2018

Filed under Science/Tech

From a recent study done on the bodies of chronic exercisers, it has been concluded that exercise can actually amplify immune system responses, rather than suppress them.  These findings go to contradict what has been percei...

Steps to Preventing Cancer

Quinn Reinhardt

April 17, 2018

Filed under Op-Ed, Science/Tech

Up until recently, thanks to advancements in technology and thorough research, cancer was considered an incurable stroke of misfortune.  However, new research has provided scientists, and therefore the public, with slight changes...

Unsettling Weather Patterns Confusing Many

Quinn Reinhardt

April 17, 2018

Filed under Science/Tech

As of late, one of the most controversial issues over which Americans remain divided is climate change.  Admittedly, I do not know enough about the subject to formulate an opinion, but all I know is what I have been observing, ...

Why Nuclear Power Plants have Energy Officials Dubbing Them as “Endangered Species”!

Jonathan Kim

April 16, 2018

Filed under Science/Tech

A senior official of America's greatest nuclear power plant company, Exelon, predicts a non-productive future for the nuclear power facilities and the nuclear energy market. "The fact is - and I don't want my message to be...

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