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Toys-R-Us Reopening

Toys-R-Us Reopening

Tyler K., Reporter

October 24, 2018

To those who have been living under a rock for the last 61 years, Toys R Us is an American toy, video game, and clothing store founded by Charles Philip Lazarus. Toys R Us was opened in 1957 in Washington D.C and has been an American icon and household name supplying joy to millions of children and ...

The Fata Morgana Effect

The Fata Morgana Effect

Lauren N., Reporter

October 24, 2018

The fata morgana effect is a mirage, which is an optical illusion caused by the atmosphere. They especially appear on a sheet of water, in a desert, or on a hot road caused by light. The first sighting of the fata morgana effect was in 1907 during the Denmark Expedition by the three sailors: Ludvig My...

Disneyland Galaxy’s Edge

Disneyland Galaxy’s Edge

Jason M., Editor

October 24, 2018

In the summer of 2019, Disneyland Anaheim and Disneyland Orlando, are both expected to open a Star Wars themed land called Galaxy’s Edge. Disneyland is already preparing for the massive crowds and Galaxy’s Edge is expected to sell out immediately   The name of the village at Galaxy’s Edge i...

Yooperlites

Yooperlites

Joseph P, Reporter

October 24, 2018

On September 17, 2018 a man named Erik Rintamaki found a strange florescent rock known as the Yooperlite.That day Eric tried  hunting for rocks differently than he normally did. Instead of carrying a flashlight, he decided to use an ultraviolet light. As he was hunting for rocks, he noticed a strange...

What is the Longest Piece of Fiction in the World?

What is the Longest Piece of Fiction in the World?

Alyssa W., Reporter

October 9, 2018

Okay, so everyone has read long books. Some seem longer than others...a lot longer. What is the longest book that one can read? Perhaps it is the Harry Potter series, The Land of Stories series, or any other  2-inch-or-more book. But what is the longest piece of fiction ever written in human history...

Two Headed Copperhead Snake

Two Headed Copperhead Snake

Andrew N., Reporter

October 9, 2018

A woman spotted a snake in her neighbor’s flowerbed slithering around. The state of Virginia’s goal will be to display the two-headed snake in a Virginia zoo. Virginia Wildlife and Control have posted images and a clip of the snake on its Facebook account. Some people have commented if it was even ...

Wild Turkeys Smash Cars’ Windshields

Wild Turkeys Smash Cars’ Windshields

Tori P., Editor

June 5, 2018

Shockingly all over America, there have been many occurrences of turkeys smashing vehicle's windshields when in motion. Apparently, turkeys enjoy running in the middle of the freeway and running into moving cars. One incident happened in Northwest Indiana towards the end of March. A New Jersey f...

Unique Customs From Asia

Unique Customs From Asia

Elliot K., Reporter

June 5, 2018

Everywhere in the world, there are unique customs that may seem strange to Americans. All countries have traditions that have been passed down from their ancestors and are still kept. These customs are very important to the people’s daily life and make the country unique. Some customs include festivals,...

Places That Defy Gravity

Places That Defy Gravity

William S., Reporter

May 22, 2018

There are many interesting places on Earth, but not many are as mysterious or intriguing as places where gravity does not seem to work. These places are called gravity hills and it has been proven by scientists that places that defy gravity are actually optical illusions. Although these places are optic...

The Corpse Flower

The Corpse Flower

Alexandra S., Reporter

May 22, 2018

The Corpse Flower, also known as, Amorphophallus titanum, blooms every 3 to 10 years. Not too long ago, the Corpse Flower was set to bloom in Tucson, Arizona. On April 23, 2018, the corpse was finally in full bloom. About a year ago, on July 9, 2017, the corpse flower was starting its first bloom. This yea...

World’s Deadliest Animal: Mosquitoes?

World’s Deadliest Animal: Mosquitoes?

Young K., Editor

May 22, 2018

When many think of the world’s deadliest animal, animals such as sharks, snakes, or even humans come to mind. What many don’t realize is that there is an even greater animal to fear that has proven to be even more dangerous than humans. This mysterious creature is the tiny insect known as mosqui...

Pizza Hut’s Pie-Ordering Shoes

Pizza Hut’s Pie-Ordering Shoes

Nathan L., Reporter

May 11, 2018

Throughout history, there has been many methods to order your favorite pizza, and innovation has made ordering the perfect pizza even easier. Methods have started from calling-in to your favorite local pizzeria, to having them deliver it directly to yourself, and then evolving to online-order and cu...

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