Indian Ink

Virtual Reality: Good or Bad?

Ella Wesson

November 8, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 ...

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