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The Effect of Finals Flu

Dillon Huselton, Staff Writer

May 23, 2019

The evil sickness that engulfs the school in a myriad of stressed coughing kids. The important thing is why we get sick during finals. The answer is more complicated than expected. Now we get sick due to an auto-immune r...

The use of autonomous vehicles in urban plant health analysis

Dillon Huselton, Staff Writer

May 22, 2019

The issue of urban pollution is an ever-present problem, but fortunately, innovators have created means to mitigate urban pollution using small airborne vehicles commonly referred to as UAS (Unmanned Aerial System). The advancement...

Designer Babies

Jaxon Higgins, Staff Writer

April 26, 2019

Our world is changing faster than we can keep up with, science and technology have been in a constant state of revolution for the last three decades. And for the biology community, the next big step appears to be in the realm of genetics. The day humans are able to alter our own genetic instructions is one that is coming rapidly. So the question must be asked, do we - or rather should we - have the right to genetically engineer a “more superior” breed of humans.

A Morbid Curiosity

Jaxon Higgins, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019

            Science is based on the idea that knowledge will never fully be obtained, that there is a perpetual search for truth. This, unfortunately, often becomes the bane of scientists around the globe, in every culture. This search for truth has a tendency to blind researchers to both the practicality, and morality of the means by which they acquire it. When a scientist’s curiosity is peaked, it will, more often than not, outweigh any other factors associated with the subject, no matter how vital.

How to Get to the Center of the Earth (Theoretically)

Dillon Huselton, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018

    What is under the surface of the Earth? This question has been asked for lifetimes, and science has a pretty good idea, but we have never actually seen the center of our planet. So let’s go to the center...

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