The road to brain implants

November 13, 2012

New Super Earth discovered

New Super Earth discovered

November 12, 2012

Hurricane Sandy is nothing we’ve seen

Steve Aebersold, Entertainment Editor

November 5, 2012

The Jersey Shore and New York City experienced the landfall of late-season hurricane Sandy last week.  The storm that began as a mere afterthought is now responsible for the deaths of at least 90 Americans and the power outages...

Hurricane Sandy devestates

Courtney Grigsby, Staff Writer

November 2, 2012

Hurricane Sandy inflicted damage in the Caribbean and the Northeast, leaving behind immense wreckage. The deadly hurricane had transformed into an unusual hybrid combination of freezing snow, heavy rain, and fierce winds.  Although...

Felix Baumgartner sets new record

Steve Aebersold, Entertainment Editor

October 22, 2012

On October 14, 2012, Felix Baumgartner set a record that will stand for stand for a very long time as he jumped from 24 miles above the Earth, free-falling at over 830 miles per hour.  He became the first person ever to break...

No dinosaurs for you

Gabe Parker, Staff Writer

October 12, 2012

Scientists have recently confirmed the fears of many - that the cloning of dinosaurs from DNA found in fossils is impossible. Researchers in New Zealand have calculated that DNA has a half-life of 521 years. This means that after...

NASA launches SpaceX

Joey Pepe, Staff Writer

October 12, 2012

On Sunday, October 7, 2012, a commercial cargo ship was launched into orbit and was heading to the International Space Station. This was the second launch of the Dragon capsule to the orbiting lab by the California-based SpaceX...

First Presidential debate

Steve Aebersold, Entertainment Editor

October 8, 2012

The first presidential debate took place on October 3rd and Republican nominee Mitt Romney clearly emerged as the victor.   The 2012 presidential election saw its first debate on Wednesday, October 3rd.  President Barack Obam...

Clint Eastwood: RNC improvisation

Steve Aebersol, Entertainment Editor

September 7, 2012

The Republican National Convention is over, and the week’s most memorable moment goes to Clint Eastwood and his chair.   The week was going well; Paul Ryan was getting plenty of attention, and Republicans were wondering...

Reality TV shows aims to colonize Mars

Gabe Parker, Staff Writer

September 5, 2012

Mars One, a Dutch company whose goal is to land humans on Mars for a permanent colony by 2023, has officially received its first funding from sponsors. The amount of money they have received so far has not been released. The ambitious...

Private sector invades space

Jimmy Skaaland, Staff Writer

May 29, 2012

                  Now that the SpaceX's" Dragon,” a privately built and funded capsule, has been launched into space to deliver supplies and eventually astronauts to the International Space Station, many...