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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...

Elon Musk: Out of this World

Quinn Reinhardt

March 4, 2018

Filed under Science/Tech

Elon Musk, the genius behind the Tesla, has just shocked the world with yet another grand accomplishment.  His company SpaceX has been working on a rocket, dubbed the Falcon Heavy.  The Falcon Heavy was set to be launched ou...

Snapchat Complicates the Lives of Millions

Quinn Reinhardt

March 4, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Op-Ed, Science/Tech

With each new Snapchat update, the millions of users around the world seem to anger quickly. Each time Snapchat updates its layout, people feel confused, stressed, and angry. However, this transition period usually lasts no more th...

Mount Sinabung Erupts

Quinn Reinhardt

February 28, 2018

Filed under News, Science/Tech

On February 19, there was a volcanic eruption in Indonesia.  Mount Sinabung, on one of Indonesia's largest islands called Sumatra, spewed a massive series of columns consisting of ash, debris, and rock.  These columns were ...

Global Climate Change Projections

Quinn Reinhardt

January 28, 2018

Filed under Science/Tech

The climate of the Earth is continuously rising and it is believed  by many experts that by the year of 2050 the Earth will become dangerously hot.  25% of the world could become even drier than it already is if the global tem...

The Importance of Sleep

Quinn Reinhardt

December 21, 2017

Filed under Science/Tech

Sleep is more than what we like to do for thirty minutes a night; it is characterized by a reduction of mental and physical capacity, and is crucial to our health and daily performance.   Dictated by our circadian rhythms, sleep is ...

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