• Fire Tornado In California

    Fire Tornado In California

    Karlie Dibell, Contributor

    August 13, 2018

    It all started with the Carr wildfire. The gusty winds and hot temperatures, eventually grew and began to form into "firenadoes".  In California, many people were devastated by a fire tornado forming at speeds of more than 143 mph. This occurrence was captured on video as the city of Redding, California...

  • The Last Straw

    The Last Straw

    Gunnar Strom, Contributor

    August 13, 2018

    Many places have begun to step away from using plastic straws in all recreational areas and businesses because they want to "save the turtles" however these anti-straw laws seem to be achieving the opposite goal. This movement began in 2015 when a video was released of a sea turtle with a straw stuck...

  • Under the Gun – the 3D Printed One, That Is

    Under the Gun – the 3D Printed One, That Is

    Jacob Pieczynski, Contributor

    August 13, 2018

    In 2013, Cody Wilson successfully test fired the world's first 3D printed gun. He posted the design online, and after just a few days, the link was taken down by law enforcement officials, but not after being viewed more than half a million times and downloaded more than 100,000. In 2015, Wilson and...

  • How Hauling Icebergs Can Save the World’s Thirstiest Regions

    How Hauling Icebergs Can Save the World’s Thirstiest Regions

    Sydney Fish, Contributor

    August 13, 2018

    Some of the world's largest cities face a shortage of drinking water. The main regions in need of water are India, South Africa, and Saudi Arabia.  This idea of towing icebergs thousands of miles from Antarctica to starving regions, and producing fresh water has been discussed since the 1970's. Abdulla...

  • Maggie Yellen, Feature Editor

    May 21, 2018

      Palestinian Israeli Conflict- Bloodshed in Gaza Recently, President Donald Trump decided to open the United States embassy in Jerusalem, making Jerusalem the official capital of Israel. This decision has caused a huge uproar between Israel and the parts of Israel occupied by Palestinians. ...

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