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Fossil Fuels Have Got to Go

George Theodosopolous

November 11, 2015

Fossil fuels are the driving force that powers the affluent life that the developed world enjoys today. However, if anyone has been paying attention to politics over the past few years, the heated debate over the burning of fossil...

Forest: An App for Your Everyday Smartphone Procrastinator (and Yes, That Includes You)

Hannah Hildebolt, Features Editor

November 6, 2015

If you're a smartphone user like I am, you know how addicting your cell phone can be. It's so hard to not spend hours flicking between a couple of social media apps, reading tabloid articles, texting away, and taking Buzzfeed...

Siri the Savior

Michael Bakshandeh, Senior Technology Editor

September 14, 2015

Most people hear about Siri and they groan in disgust. Siri turns on every time she's not supposed to, they say. Siri doesn't listen to anything the user is saying. Siri's favorite lines are "Sorry, I didn't get that" and "I...

Fighting Hackers from Home

Andrew Burke

June 12, 2015

Several months ago, Home Depot was victim of a cyberattack, during which the email addresses of roughly 53 million customers were leaked.  Home Depot then sent out emails to their customers with compromised accounts, causing...

The Spread of Google Fiber

Lazarus Ziozis

June 3, 2015

In the past couple of years Google has proven itself to be one of the most innovative companies.  It has been creating many new products and services that have made things easier to do. For example, Google drive is a cloud sharing...

What are Biodegradable-Polymer Drug Eluting Stents?

Riya Gilja

March 21, 2015

Over a million procedures using heart stents are conducted annually in the U.S. To open the vessel, doctors perform angioplasty in which they insert a balloon-tipped catheter into the artery. The currently used stents are metal....

The Truth Behind the Vapor Myth

Jessalyn Chuang

March 15, 2015

MYTH: "E-cigs are safe." MYTH: "E-cigs can help you quit smoking." MYTH: "E-cigs don't produce second-hand smoke." These are all myths that some people believe about electronic cigarettes! It's important that people know the truth behind the vapor. E...

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