The Cub Reporter

Why Fake Spider Webs Aren’t Such a Good Idea

Why Fake Spider Webs Aren’t Such a Good Idea

Samuel T., Reporter

November 21, 2019

Halloween is a truly fabulous holiday, and with awesome and creative costumes, loads of candy, as well as the amazing Halloween decorations for houses. Some popular decorations include fake spiders, tombstone sets, and also pumpkins, an iconic figure in the Halloween world. Another large decoration that p...

NASA is Developing a New Spacesuit

NASA is Developing a New Spacesuit

Ryan S., Reporter

November 5, 2019

In the wake of an age that strives for equality, NASA is creating a spacesuit appropriate for both men and women. NASA’s project has proven to be a major step in equalizing their suits’ capabilities towards both genders. Most of the outfits previously manufactured by them have been directed towa...

SpaceX Presentation: Starship and BFR

SpaceX Presentation: Starship and BFR

Tyler K., Editor

November 5, 2019

It’s that time of year again… Yup another starship presentation from Elon Musk himself. If handling Tesla and SolarCity wasn’t enough, get a load of this. Recently on September 28, 2019, SpaceX held a presentation on their newest thing a ma jig, Star Ship, and BFR (Big Falcon Rocket). The SUPER ...

Sending Internet into Space

Sending Internet into Space

Lauren N., Reporter

October 29, 2019

Even the thought of people going into space was impossible in the 1950s, but that all changed the moment that Yuri Gagarin went into space. From there, satellites and spacecraft have only gotten better and better as the years went by. Many spacecraft organizations have been created, such as SpaceX, N...

Issues with the Boeing 737-MAX

Issues with the Boeing 737-MAX

Ben V., Reporter

October 29, 2019

Boeing and Airbus, the two most popular airplane brands, have rivalries just like any other competing companies. This escalated the most when Airbus released a newer version of their already popular A320, which was called the A320neo. This new plane rivaled Boeing’s famous jet, the 737-8. With the...

Chemicals in Food Grade Plastic

Chemicals in Food Grade Plastic

Hannah M., Editor

October 28, 2019

The Earth is overwhelmed with plastic. It is in oceans, soil, and even food. When people eat or drink out of plastic cups, containers, straws, and plates, they are consuming plastic. This is because small particles of plastic can come off and into food. Researchers studied everything from yogurt cups to ...

Is Planet 9 a Black Hole?

Is Planet 9 a Black Hole?

Caden S., Editor

October 28, 2019

Recently, there have been many groundbreaking discoveries and breakthroughs in the field of astronomy; among these breakthroughs are the recent photographs of black holes. Until April 10th, 2019, astronomers had never taken any pictures of these celestial beings. After the elusive black hole was fina...

Why People Are Left Handed

Why People Are Left Handed

Chase K., Reporter

October 8, 2019

There have been more right-handed people than left-handed since the beginning of recorded time. In many cultures throughout the world, left-handed people have been forced to give up what is natural and use their right hands instead of the left. With that knowledge, people might wonder what makes a person...

Turtle Tunnel Saves Lives

Turtle Tunnel Saves Lives

Ethan Y., Editor

October 8, 2019

In the world, there are many bustling, busy streets and roads always with vehicles roaring past at vicious speeds. Especially on highways and railroads, they are hazards to many small animals intending to cross them, and, unfortunately, the outcome tends to be death. However, scientists and engineers have c...

A New Material Could Replace Plastic

A New Material Could Replace Plastic

Darrius H., Editor in Chief

October 8, 2019

Since the use of plastic has been popularized in the 1960s, it's expected that more plastic will be in the ocean the fish by 2050. Because of this, environmentalists are urging to replace plastic with a truly biodegradable alternative. Plastic is made of carbon-based polymers and petroleum. Because ...

What is Plant Blindness?

What is Plant Blindness?

Darrius H., Reporter

June 5, 2019

Usually, when someone takes a walk in the woods and spots a deer or a squirrel, that will be the highlight of their walk. Even with all the flowers, plants, and trees, people see while hiking, there's a good chance they paid minimal attention to the greenery they pass by. This is what researchers ca...

How does pollution affect the world?

How does pollution affect the world?

London G., Reporter

June 4, 2019

Air pollution is something the world has big problems about. It affects many lifestyles of the world because it has put living things in danger, like animals and humans. Even plants are affected. There are different types of pollution, like water and air pollution. Both have made a big impact on the w...

The student news site of Kraemer Middle School
Science & Technology