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The Blue Lava Volcano, Kawah Ijen

The Blue Lava Volcano, Kawah Ijen

Jonathan Y., Reporter

January 22, 2019

The vast variety of volcanoes won’t outstand this volcano in Indonesia. Blue lava erupts from this volcano, practically invisible in daylight, but an astounding sight in the night. Kawah Ijen is truly a great beauty that has come from nature. Science shows that blue is the hottest color. Blue colored flame...

China Bans Sale of iPhones

China Bans Sale of iPhones

Jason M., Co-Editor in Chief

January 8, 2019

A court in China recently granted a preliminary injunction against tech giant Apple banning the import or sale of older models of iPhones. The same court banned Micron Technology, the largest chip-maker in the US from selling its products in China. The ban does not include the iPhone XS, XS Plus, and XR....

Early December Fortnite Updates

Early December Fortnite Updates

William S., Editor

January 8, 2019

The long-awaited Season Seven of Fortnite has been released in early December. There have been many map changes, updates, and new vehicles that have been added into the current season. Epic Games has once again made Fortnite into an interesting game through their constant changes and additions. The...

Animals with Instagram Accounts

Animals with Instagram Accounts

Allen E.

December 19, 2018

Many people of this generation have downloaded the popular social media app, Instagram. Most use it to update people on their life by showing pictures of where they are or posting messages that describe what they’re doing at the moment, however a new trend has risen up that has persuaded people to...

How Does Finland Really Manage its Forests?

How Does Finland Really Manage its Forests?

Darrius H.

December 13, 2018

  When natural disasters such as California wildfires bring tragic loss of life and land with them, people would expect solace— especially from the president of the United States. However, Californians got a different response from President Donald Trump when he toured what the wildfires le...

Google Buys Business Park for $1 Billion

Google Buys  Business Park for $1 Billion

Diego G., Reporter

December 13, 2018

Google, one of the biggest and most successful companies ever, has just made a 1 billion dollar purchase of a park. This is the region’s biggest real estate purchase. The park is named the Britannia Shoreline and it isn’t a regular park, it is a technology park. This technology park is a 795,663 squar...

China Researcher claims the first genetic-edited babies

China Researcher claims the first genetic-edited babies

Donald C.

December 13, 2018

In Hong Kong, China, genetic scientist He Jiankui claims to make the first genetic-edited babies as a modified pregnancy resulted in twin sisters who are claimed to be modified. His goals are not to cure an inherited disease, but to add a trait that prevents HIV infections, which very few people are natur...

The Manchineel Tree

The Manchineel Tree

Bryan W., Reporter

November 27, 2018

When admiring nature, people should look out for harmful or deadly plants that can be there. One example of a dangerous plant is the manchineel tree, which is considered as the most deadly of trees. The manchineel tree can be found on the coasts of Florida, Central America, the Caribbean, and South Americ...

Will the UK Vote Again on Brexit?

Will the UK Vote Again on Brexit?

Ocie M., Reporter

November 6, 2018

Should the UK revote on Brexit?  As of now, Britain is set to leave the European Union on March 29, 2019.  While many are still on board with the idea, a growing number of politicians and residents in the UK are trying to convince others to vote against Brexit for a number of reasons.  The real q...

China set to launch a fake moon in 2020

China set to launch a fake moon in 2020

Diego G., Reporter

November 6, 2018

China, the world’s most populated country, is trying to eliminate streetlights with an artificial moon. They are striving to launch this by 2020 which is only 2 years away. China believes that this artificial satellite will be able to light up all of China to save energy. Scientists in China have been t...

Super-sized Mice Killing Baby Seabirds

Super-sized Mice Killing Baby Seabirds

Mia R., Editor

November 6, 2018

On the island of Gough in Britain, the Tristan Albatross is quickly becoming endangered by a species that most people don’t think as predators. Baby albatrosses are being killed by a species that is quite small but have become bigger due to its new diet. These predators are mice, who have been brought...

Giant Spider Webs Cover Greek Beach

Giant Spider Webs Cover Greek Beach

Colin M., Co-Editor in Chief

November 6, 2018

Halloween decorators all around the world should take inspiration from this bizarre natural phenomenon. In the northern area of Greece’s Lake Vistonida, people were shocked to find that the entire beach was covered in spider webs, painting the landscape in an eerie gray. Scientists blame it on the abno...

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