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Tesla Model 3

Tesla Model 3

London G., Reporter

October 24, 2018


Filed under Science & Technology

Elon Musk is one of the founders of Tesla and has come out with many stunning car models such as Model S, Model X, and the Roadster, and the new Model 3. It was the top-selling American car in September. Tesla has sold about 14,300 cars in about less in a year. The Tesla Model 3 has many technological fea...

Phobias and the Science Behind Them

Phobias and the Science Behind Them

Colin M., Editor

October 24, 2018


Filed under Science & Technology

All around the world people suffer from phobias, a type of anxiety disorder towards various things. Contrary to most people’s belief, phobias are a diagnosable mental condition. Some of the most well-known phobias are arachnophobia, the fear of spiders, and claustrophobia, the fear of tight spaces. There...

The Truth about Bees

The Truth about Bees

Bryan W., Reporter

October 24, 2018


Filed under Science & Technology

Many know bees for only their honey, but in reality, bees are responsible for many different foods that people enjoy. Also, many think there are only 1 or 2 kinds of bees, most commonly the honey bee, but there are many other bee species. Bees have two antennae, a stinger, and a black and yellow stripe p...

What is Synesthesia

What is Synesthesia

Alyssa W., Reporter

October 24, 2018


Filed under Science & Technology

Everyone has been taught the five senses when we were young.  Sight, touch, taste, hearing, and smelling. These five all operate by themselves,but what happens if the senses intertwine? The result is a stunning, rare phenomenon called Synesthesia- a colorful condition that causes some people to tast...

NASA’s New Satellite

NASA’s New Satellite

Mia R., Editor

October 9, 2018


Filed under Science & Technology

Around the world, Earth’s ice is melting and as the climate gradually gets warmer, sea levels rise. How can people find out how much ice is left? NASA has all the data, with their new satellite technology that can pinpoint how and where ice is melting just by using lasers. Although this satellite...

A.I., Fiction or Reality?

A.I., Fiction or Reality?

Joseph P, Reporter

October 9, 2018


Filed under Science & Technology

A.I. has been around for some time, and today it can come in many different forms. There is AI that can answer simple yes or no questions, as well as AI that is capable of playing a game against an opponent. Even though people have come far with A.I., will it ever be as intelligent as a human being? S...

Why Hasn’t Humanity Seen Aliens Yet?

Why Hasn’t Humanity Seen Aliens Yet?

Darrius H., Reporter

October 9, 2018


Filed under Science & Technology, Showcase

For only 61 years, people have been exploring space. During that time people have found billions of planets and stars. Out of all those star systems, they still haven’t found one definite planet that contains life, but astronomers have found a few planets that could have once held life and might s...

Latest Iphone Models

Latest Iphone Models

Jason M., Editor

October 9, 2018


Filed under Science & Technology

On September 12, Apple announced three new iPhones, the iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and the iPhone XS Max at the Steve Jobs Theatre. These new phones all have the edge to edge style screen with the notch at the top. The iPhone XR is the cheapest of the three new phones, starting at $750. It has a 6.1 i...

Cancer Healing Nanoparticles

Cancer Healing Nanoparticles

Colin M., Reporter

June 6, 2018


Filed under Science & Technology

For years cancer has been one of the most deadly diseases known by mankind. Even worse, while we have ways to treat cancer, we have no idea how to cure it. That's where nanoparticles and nanotechnology might save the day. Nanotechnology is around one hundred to ten thousand times smaller than human cells....

NASA Space X Mission

NASA Space X Mission

Kevin R., Reporter

June 6, 2018


Filed under Science & Technology

NASA Space X is an advanced rocket manufacturer. They make many space stations and rockets. One of the rockets was launched on May 11, 2018. This rocket is called the Falcon 9 which releases a small spacecraft called the Dragon that delivers cargo and people to orbiting destinations such as space stat...

What is a Space Pen?

What is a Space Pen?

Aaron K., Reporter

June 6, 2018


Filed under Science & Technology

The Fisher Pen Company was founded in 1948 by a retired astronaut, Paul C. Fisher. The fisher space pen, also known as the zero gravity pen, is a special pen that allows people to write in outer space, underwater, and in extreme temperatures. The Fisher Space Pen has a lot of uses in many occupations...

Are Robots Taking Over?

Are Robots Taking Over?

Jayden L., Reporter

June 5, 2018


Filed under Science & Technology

We use machines and experience the differences robots and automatons have made in our daily lives. We can see the obvious effects of automation in our everyday lives, from robots in factories, to landing airplanes. These robots are slowly becoming more and more sophisticated. Robots used to work in factories, doing repe...

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