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“I Was Wrong Not to Wear a Mask”- Chris Christie

Sarah Sehgal, Staff Writer November 13, 2020

On October 15, 2020 former governor of New Jersey, Chris Christie, revealed that he spent 7 days in the ICU recovering from COVID-19. He now warns Americans to wear masks and take the pandemic very seriously....

Out of sight, Out of Mind: Japan’s Plan to Dump Radioactive Water into the Sea

Members of the IAEA fact-finding team in Japan visited the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant to assess first-hand the extent of the tsunami damage and gather nuclear safety lessons that could be learned from the accident, 27 May 2011.
Analise Draghi, Editor-in-Chief November 4, 2020

Japan has a decision to make: what should be done with the radioactive wastewater left over from the Fukushima disaster? The government is expressing a desire to dump it into the ocean. According to the...

Trump’s COVID-19 Diagnosis

Trump waves at fans standing outside Walter Reed by CNN
Hailey Onweller, World/US News Editor October 16, 2020

On Friday, October 2 the White House reported that Donald Trump was infected with the coronavirus. While this infection is not surprising considering the lack of precautions being taken at the Trump Rallies,...

Trump and Nobel Peace Prize

Image from the signing of the Peace Deal with leaders from United Arab Emirates, Israel, and Bahrain from UPI.com
Hailey Onweller, World/US News Editor October 14, 2020

dHailey Onweller Too soon to call: does Trump deserve the Nobel Prize for peace? Just a few weeks after the first all-Israeli plane landed safely in the United Arab Emirates, Donald Trump was nominated...

Zombie (fire) Apocalypse

Fires in the siberian tundra
Analise Draghi, Editor-in-Chief September 25, 2020

California. The Amazon. Australia. And now the Arctic. The newest edition to the list of unprecedented wildfires is this polar region. The type of fires that are burning in the Arctic are aptly named...

What COVID-19 Tells us About Climate Change

Smog thins in Los Angeles. National Geographic
Analise Draghi, World News Editor April 14, 2020

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s likely that most people have heard of its impact on the environment as more and more populations are required to quarantine: posts of dolphins returning to the...

How has Covid-19 Affected Schooling Worldwide?

A classroom is seen empty ahead of the state-wide school closures in Ohio, in an effort to curb the spread of the coronavirus, inside West Milton Exempted Village School District in West Milton, Ohio, U.S., March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Kyle Grillot
Analise Draghi, World News Editor April 6, 2020

“Do we demand the kids still master the same amount of content? Do we add additional time to the (next) school year? Start two or three weeks early to try to recoup some of that time?” Sarah Woodward,...

Earth’s New Mini-Moon

A view of 2020 CD3 as seen from the Gemini Observatory in Hawaii. Gemini Observatory/NSF’s National Optical-Infrared Astronomy Research Laboratory/AURA/G. Fedorets
Analise Draghi, World News Editor March 19, 2020

Earth has a new mini-moon: a car-sized asteroid has been discovered orbiting the globe on February 15, according to Smithsonian Magazine.  The mini-moon, which is officially named  2020 CD3, was discovered...

“Stay low and do not make any loud noises”: a Look Inside the Thailand Shooting

“Stay low and do not make any loud noises”: a Look Inside the Thailand Shooting
Analise Draghi, World News Editor February 26, 2020

Thailand is reeling from its deadliest mass shooting in recent history. An event that seems so common in the United States, Thai people are struggling to come to terms with the shooting, which lasted 18...

Bushfires in Australia Strengthen the Country’s Climate Movement

Bushfires in Australia Strengthen the Country's Climate Movement
Shannon DelGuercio February 20, 2020

  According to CNN, on November 12, 2019, a catastrophic fire danger was declared in Sydney, Australia. By early December, the city found that the air quality was eleven times worse than the...

Harvey Weinstein Trial

Harvey Weinstein Trial
Sarah Sehgal, Layout Editor February 20, 2020

In early January, the rape trial of Harvey Weinstein commenced in a Manhattan courthouse. Weinstein has been accused of five felonies and if charged could be sentenced to life in prison. Over 90 women...

Survivors Return to Death Camp After 75 years

Survivors Return to Death Camp After 75 years
Tiffany Blanchard, Layout Editor February 13, 2020

On Monday, January 27th, more than 200 survivors of the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp gathered to mark 75 years of the camp’s liberation, and many will do so for the last time. Elderly survivors from...

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