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The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.

Scot Scoop News

The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.

Scot Scoop News

Tymofiy Kornyeyev

Tymofiy Kornyeyev, Staff Writer

Tymofiy is a sophomore and staff writer in Carlmont's journalism program making cartoons for the publication. He is interested in movies, video games, technology, and the sciences.

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Is the amount of time spent on screens too much? The average teen spends over three hours a day on a device, an action that can have consequences for mental and physical health and well-being.

The dark side of screen time

May 2, 2022

Humans have gone from using crude, makeshift tools in their daily endeavors to using some of the most astounding modern developments in the world, all within only the last millennium. What would seem like...

With the conclusion of

Cartoon: Super Bowl Snub

February 16, 2022

A smart device is a portal to an extremely connected network of people. Unfortunately, many of the interactions a teen can have with people online can be toxic and negative, which causes problems if the teen isnt taught how to handle them or disengage properly.

[Photo] Harmful interactions

May 2, 2022

A smart device is a portal to an extremely connected network of people. Unfortunately, many of the interactions a teen can have with people online can be toxic and negative, which causes problems if the...

Dopamine pathways in the brain greatly affect how an adolescent feels on a daily basis. However, these dopamine rushes can be negative if triggered by the wrong thing, which can often be the case with teens who use social media. This can lead them to seek validation by doing unadvisable things, or think more negatively about themselves after not getting many likes or positive comments.

[Photo] Constant media usage and desire for validation

May 2, 2022

Dopamine pathways in the brain greatly affect how an adolescent feels on a daily basis. However, these dopamine rushes can be negative if triggered by the wrong thing, which can often be the case with...

Usage of devices and compulsive eating have been shown to directly relate through several studies examining BMI growth over time and calories consumed while engaging with a device compared to when not.

[Photo] Obesity and Body Dysmorphia

May 2, 2022

Usage of devices and compulsive eating have been shown to directly relate through several studies examining BMI growth over time and calories consumed while engaging with a device compared to when not.

Blue light emitted by screens confuses our bodys natural sleep schedules, and excessive device use right before bed can lead to issues like insomnia and sleeplessness, as well as degrade the quality of sleep.

[Photo] Insomnia and Sleep Difficulties 

May 2, 2022

Blue light emitted by screens confuses our body's natural sleep schedules, and excessive device use right before bed can lead to issues like insomnia and sleeplessness, as well as degrade the quality of...

Sophomore Skylar Cottell prepares to kick the ball down the field.

Scots tie with Knights in first game of the season

November 25, 2021

After spending most of the match in a locked 1-0 stalemate, the Scots tied it up by running one last-minute ball past Hillsdale’s goalie to end the match with a 1-1 draw. This tie is something that...

Students are excited for winter sports like basketball and soccer, to finally arrive.

Student interest in winter sports snowball as tryouts begin

November 2, 2021

Now that the winter sports season is just around the corner, student excitement is ever-rising over the prospects of new sports experiences.  With tryouts having begun on Nov. 1, Carlmont coaches have...

Calico Przybyszewski, Isabelle Won, and Kianna Young stand ready to receive an incoming serve.

Scots shoot down Ravens in an overwhelming victory

October 13, 2021

Carlmont's JV girls volleyball team pinned the Sequoia Ravens in a decisive 2-0 match, thanks to several impressive aces and unwavering serving pressure. Starting strong in the first set, the Scots...

Two hitters for the Scots form a double-block to shut down an opposing play.

Bearcats defeat Scots in a close match

September 22, 2021

A particularly tough second set led the Scots to drop an away game to the Bearcats with a 2-1 final score. This undermined the promising precedent put in place by a breezy first set. As a league game,...

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