The Cub Reporter

As our planet battles climate change and other environmental hazards, Earth Day Everyday is more important to heed to.

The History of Earth Day

Noelle W., Editor June 7, 2022

In 1970, Earth, the most prized asset to humankind, became nationally recognized through its own holiday. April 22 became known as Earth Day, a day to embrace green living and confront the climate crisis....

Hydropower is very beneficial

Is Hydropower better or worse than other forms of renewable energy?

Nisha A., Editor June 7, 2022

Energy is a very big part of everyone's life, whether for cooking, cleaning, or just entertainment. The U.S., along with many other nations, uses many different sources of energy, but fossil fuel is one...

A long row of hangers with clothes in a store

Is Fast Fashion Contributing To World Pollution?

Phoebe R. , Reporter May 18, 2022

Many people may find interest in quality over quantity, while others find interest in quantity over quality. However, people who are interested in quality over quantity could be looking for a variety of...

Sunflowers are not only a sight for sore eyes, but also are helpful in absorbing damaging metals.

Why were sunflower seeds planted in the shadows of nuclear disasters?

Aaden A., Reporter May 9, 2022

As pretty as sunflowers are, they actually have a useful purpose when planted in places where nuclear disasters occurred. Sunflowers can absorb toxic metals and the radiation that is in the soil. For example,...

Clothing in a store

Fast Fashion – Why is it a Problem?

Amy S., Reporter January 4, 2022

Within the last few decades, fashion trends have come and gone faster and faster. Now entering present-day 2021, clothes are cheaper than ever, and shopping occurs an average of once a week. Fast fashion...

Water bottle which is half full so it shouldnt be wasted .

Wild Bees Found Recycling Plastic

Darrius H., Editor in Chief February 12, 2020

Most of the time, human consumption ends in plastic waste. With plastic building up in ecosystems around the world, it has proven to be detrimental to wildlife. However, a few animals such as bowerbirds...

A beach covered in litter

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...

Electric cars might not be as good for the environment as one would expect.

Why Electric Cars Are Bad

Julius Y., Reporter May 9, 2017

  Ever since the Nissan Leaf came out (the first mass produced Battery Electric Vehicle), many have rushed to buy an electric vehicle. Now there is the Tesla, BMW, General Motors, Toyota, Ford,...

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