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Iraq-Iran Earthquake

Iraq-Iran Earthquake

Ruth Martin, Reporter

November 29, 2017


Filed under Environment, Showcase, World News

On 12 November 2017, an earthquake occurred on the Iran-Iraq border, inside the Kermanshah Province, Iran to the city of Halabja, Iraqi Kurdistan, Iraq. A magnitude 7.3 earthquake struck the border region, and the distance was approximately 32 kilometers or 20 miles from the province of Iran to the ci...

A Guide to the Scottish Highlands

A Guide to the Scottish Highlands

Keana Saberi, Reporter

November 13, 2017


Filed under Environment, Showcase, Travel

The rolling Scottish moors are a natural phenomenon with its gorgeous hued hills, creme colored castles, and breaktaking crystal streams. The beauty is unparalleled, and though Scotland is relatively small, there is so much to explore from the captivating peaks and Fir forests.  Packing for the...

Another Crisis: Puerto Rico’s Ongoing Water Dilemma

Another Crisis: Puerto Rico’s Ongoing Water Dilemma

Keana Saberi, Reporter

October 27, 2017


Filed under Environment, Wellness, World News

Puerto Rico’s residents lay in the wake of the devastating storm, scattered , disheveled and low on hope. They are already facing another troubling problem, the chemical infused water supplies. Residents are struggling-- their water is diluted with deadly chemicals such as PCE and TCE that are risks t...

The Mayor of Paris Replacing Gas Cars by 2030

The Mayor of Paris Replacing Gas Cars by 2030

Margaux Deveze, Reporter

October 23, 2017


Filed under Environment, Showcase, World News

Anne Hidalgo is the mayor of Paris. She wants to reduce the number of gas using cars. Here is her plan: Anne Hidalgo was already involved in fights against air pollution and now she wants to act. "This is to protect your health and fight against global warming," Anne Hidalgo said. A lot of people a...

California Fires

California Fires

Austin Nguyen, Reporter

October 12, 2017


Filed under Environment, Showcase, World News

Fires in California are quite frequent, with many people already knowing what to expect. Fires always happen around California, so there are always safety precautions placed. But the fire blazing through California right now are a sign that even with so much preparation, no one can be 100% ready. This...

Chuseok: Korean Thanksgiving

Chuseok: Korean Thanksgiving

Erith Won, Reporter

October 5, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Environment, Events, Showcase, World News

In the United States, the month of thanks is November, but for Korea, it’s October. Korea’s Thanksgiving is called Chuseok(추석). Chuseok is on the 15th day of the 8th month in the lunar calendar and falls on a different date every year. This year, it’s on October 4th. Chuseok is a celebratio...

Rainy Day Photos

Rainy Day Photos

Oliver Barnfield, Rachel Iyer, and Sharanya Karanam

October 2, 2017


Filed under Environment, Just For Fun, Showcase, Technology

It was a cloudy, gloomy overcast day. The kind that most photographers would stay inside for. But not us. Rachel, Sharanya, and I ventured out to take pictures of this post pour down morning. Here is what we captured in all its unfiltered glory.  

Hurricane Season

Hurricane Season

September 29, 2017


Filed under Environment, World News

This year again the hurricane season is huge. Hurricane Harvey and Irma were records with devastating consequences. And the hurricane season is not yet over in the North Atlantic, because it runs generally from June to November. Here is some information on both Hurricanes: During hurricane Harvey :...

WeatherBug Weather Station

WeatherBug Weather Station

Keshav Laxminarasimhan, Reporter

September 29, 2017


Filed under Campus News, Community News, Environment, Showcase, Technology

With the combined efforts of PTA, Mrs. Hagerty, Physical Education, Athletics, and the Tennis Club, we were able to purchase our very own WeatherBug weather station.  It allows us to have real time weather statistics and monitor the weather even more closely.  It is mounted on top of the school and...

Should GMO Be Banned ?

Should GMO Be Banned ?

Margaux Deveze, Reporter

September 20, 2017


Filed under Environment, Opinion, Wellness, World News

You have probably heard about GMO before. You also probably heard some people say that they aren’t good for your health. Well after reading this you can make your own mind about if GMOs should be banned.  What are GMOs ? Gmo stands for ( Genetically Modified Organism ). GMO is an organism that has being genetical...

Wildlife Rescue Guide

Wildlife Rescue Guide

Margaux Deveze, Reporter

September 15, 2017


Filed under Environment, Videos