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Green technology a promising solution to global warming

Green technology a promising solution to global warming

Anika Bhatnagar, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

Families flee in horror while watching flames steal away their home. The sky's pleasant blue burns into a raging red. Gusting winds whip up the flames as they grasp onto anything to destroy. Flickering embers circle through the sky. The deep amber flames grow past the tips of the trees and release sm...

Queer Time Episode Five: Controversy and a New Global Campaign

Queer Time Episode Five: Controversy and a New Global Campaign

Maddy Ting, Zachary Khouri, and Mikayla Nguyen

February 25, 2019

Maddy and Zach discuss events surrounding controversy in the LGBTQ community and a new global campaign run by the Trump Administration regarding the decriminalization of homosexuality. Edited by Maddy Ting....

Opinion: Don’t worry about climate change

Opinion: Don’t worry about climate change

Nisha Marino, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019

As usual, no one has said it better than President Trump: Global warming, or "waming," as President Trump referred to it, has been discussed for well over a century. But scientists have discussed a lot of theories they can't prove, like evolution and heliocentrism, so there's no reason we should believe them now. It's time...

Electric cars: the future of road travel

Electric cars: the future of road travel

Miles Ozorio, Scot Scoop Editor

January 18, 2019

The ignition switches and the engine starts with a roar. A sheet of cold morning mist covers the air, and as you take a breath, steam escapes your mouth. Simultaneously, a dry smoke begins to leak out of the exhaust. Small drops of water drip out of the tailpipe, hitting the ground one by one. The car will take more than a few minutes to warm up, but still, the smoke and ...

U.S. Air Force performs missile tests on California coast

U.S. Air Force performs missile tests on California coast

Camille Dunning, Staff Writer

May 2, 2017

On Wednesday, April 26, the U.S. Air Force conducted an operational test of one its Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). The missile was launched 12:03 a.m. from California’s Vandenberg Air Force Base (VAFB), 130 miles northwest of Los Angeles.  The missile traveled more than 4...

America’s global dominance is collapsing

America’s global dominance is collapsing

Alexander Derhacobian, Staff Writer

January 25, 2017

It’s possible that the future of America’s global role is in the hands of one man, but he isn’t the president of the United States. This man resides 4,857 miles away from the White House. He is Russian President Vladimir Putin. Putin hasn’t hesitated with challenging the United States...

Real Talk: Global Warming

Real Talk: Global Warming

Becca Fradkin and Sonia Paulo, Multimedia Editor and Staff Writer

November 4, 2014

UC Berkeley study confirms that Global Warming exists

UC Berkeley study confirms that Global Warming exists

October 31, 2011

[media-credit name="Berkeley Earth Surface Temperture" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit] For decades, scientists have debated amongst each other whether global warming truly exists in the world. On Oct. 20, the Berkeley Earth Surface Temperature group, a U.C. Berkeley organization, relea...

How to reduce global warming

How to reduce global warming

May 13, 2011

Global warming has become one of the world's biggest problems today. Burning fossil fuels raises the carbon dioxide in the atmosphere which creates the greenhouse effect and global warming. The greenhouse effect is the enhancement of Earth's natural gases by the addition of these gases from the burning...

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