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Searching the stars for a new home

Searching the stars for a new home

Denton Silfvast, Staff Writer
February 21, 2017
Filed under Features, Top News

The colonization of distant planets is often dismissed as science fiction. However, NASA’s Kepler Space Observatory is working nonstop in order to discover planets that may act as a second home for humanity. Kepler Space Telescope is currently whizzing around the earth at 13,180 miles per hour...

The stars behind the curtain

The stars behind the curtain

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer
February 8, 2017
Filed under Features, Top News

The show is about to begin. The audience takes their seats as adrenaline runs through the performers’ veins as they take their places. But the performers are not the only ones feeling nervous. “Before the show, I always feel nervous but excited to see what magic will happen on the stage and ho...

‘The Little Prince’ shoots for the asteroids, lands amongst the stars

‘The Little Prince’ shoots for the asteroids, lands amongst the stars

Holly Chen, Staff Writer
December 7, 2015
Filed under A&E

"Growing up isn't the problem, but forgetting is." Letting go of childhood wonder is hard to do. Oftentimes these remnants of the past are held tightly, yet the importance fades with wear. "The Little Prince" explores this transition from youth to adulthood and the difficulties that come with it. Meet...

All-Star rosters overlook the stars

All-Star rosters overlook the stars

Bijan Khalili, Staff Writer
February 5, 2015
Filed under Sports Talk

You had a good season, you're definitely All-Star material, but your name doesn't get called for the ballot. Then you realize the All-Star game is not about your skill, but rather a popularity contest. For the East, some notable players who should have made the cut include Kevin Love, Derrick...

Track stars say goodbye

Track stars say goodbye

Tara Shahrvini, Staff Writer
May 23, 2014
Filed under Sports

As this year's track season ends, seniors say goodbye to their high school friends and team. After four years as a track athlete, senior Franklin Rice said, "I could not have asked for a better team. I have grown so much as a student and athlete because of track. Team sports give students the opportunity...

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