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What a Bummer

Pop culture is very prominent in making predictions about technology in the ways of books, movies, TV, etc. the turn of the millennium made predictions about the future that has now come and gone. Some could be dead wrong while others can be [...]

Battle of the 7’s

    With the Apple iPhone 7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 and Note 7 now official, choosing a new smartphone could be tougher than ever before. As usual, each device comes with its own new features, as well as new problems.   Jesse Walling, [...]

Scientists invent first light-driven nano-machine

At the Max-Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, the world’s first light-operated nanoscopic machine (machine one the scale of few hundred billionths of a meter) has the potential to revolutionize nanoscopic technology, and begin a new [...]

We could have company

  On 3 May 2016, a team of professors and students at the University of Liège in Belgium discovered three potentially habitable planets orbiting around an ultracool dwarf star about forty light years away from Earth. Even though forty [...]

NASA is planning party on Mars

  NASA has recently shortlisted several projects they wish to pursue in order to attain the eventual goal of getting humans to Mars. These projects vary greatly from increased cryogenics funding to extremely expensive habitats. They are [...]

A Go bot and a racist bot walk into a bar

While humanoid androids aren’t commonplace in 2016, as it has been predicted in classic science fiction, artificial intelligence has had major milestones and controversies in the first four months of this year. One of the major milestones [...]

Move over, Pluto!

The recent discovery of a KBO (Kuiper Belt Object, large asteroids and dwarf planets that orbit the sun in the Kuiper Belt region,) called “2012 GB174”  has lead to new mathematical predictions for a possible location of the ninth planet. In [...]

The environmental disaster no one’s talking about

Phytoplankton–an abstract word for a simple concept. Plainly put, phytoplankton are the wide variety of plant-like organisms that make up the very bottom rung of the oceans’ ecological ladder. Unfortunately for the oceans (and for us), [...]

RAHS videogame community welcomes exciting new XCOM game

Video games are a cornerstone of student culture at RAHS, and the recent release of XCOM 2, the newest game in an extremely popular and long-spanning series, has many eager to experience the next chapter in the game’s rich story. Veteran [...]

New helmet technology overdue response to dangers of football

In the wake of Kenney Bui’s passing after receiving injuries from his football game last October, more and more parents are pressuring high schools to spend the time and money necessary to ensure their children’s safety on the field. [...]

Atoms take the printing stage

3D printers have revolutionized the manufacturing industry, and now the newest competitor is in development. DARPA, or the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, has posted a challenge to companies to make a device that can assemble structures [...]