Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

NASA has recorded powerful gamma rays and X-rays coming from space. They believed the rays are coming from a star that has just died and the birth of a black hole. The dying star produced some of the most powerful GRBs NASA has ever recorded.

A Dying Star Went Out in Style

Written by Jonathon Carmona, Science & Technology Editor
Nov 30, 2022

Oct. 9, telescopes worldwide, and a few more around the solar system, detected X-rays and gamma rays flying through space. Telescopes all around detected...

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Extreme Weather Changes

Written by Jonathon Carmona, Science & Technology Editor
Nov 30, 2022

Climate change is a real and serious matter. Our planet, as a whole, is warming up at a speed that has increased over time. You may ask, “Why?” There...

Twitter is currently one of the most used social networks globally.

Twitter Blue: A Total Failure?

Written by Beatriz A. Martinez, Print Editor-in-Chief
Nov 14, 2022

Last Wednesday, a new Twitter Blue update was released causing a great disaster in the app. But what is Twitter Blue? Twitter Blue is a subscription...

Observatory Nights at Rio Hondo

Observatory Nights at Rio Hondo

Written by Jonathon Carmona, Science & Technology Editor
Nov 9, 2022

If you are looking for a date night, a way to see the stars, or simply a way to spend your Friday night, look no further. The Observatory at Rio Hondo...

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A meteoroid landed on Mars last Dec. The impact caused a crater to form and chunks of ice were released from under the crust. Scientists could use these chunks in future missions to Mars.

A Fresh Crater Detected by InSight

Written by Jonathon Carmona, Science & Technology Editor
Nov 2, 2022

A fresh, new crater has been detected on Mars by NASA’s InSight lander. A meteoroid that landed on Mars last year was the cause of this new crater.  The...

Apples iPhone 14 Line

Apple’s iPhone 14 Line

What did Apple bring to the table with its September releases?
Written by Luis Martinez, Opinion Editor
Oct 26, 2022

Just a few weeks ago on September 16, Apple released their long-awaited iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Pro, and Pro Max. While the last product of this line is yet...

New Images of Europa

New Images of Europa

Written by Jonathon Carmona, Science & Technology Editor
Oct 14, 2022

NASA's spacecraft Juno provided new images of Jupiter’s icy moon. Juno has been orbiting Jupiter since 2016.  Providing the Goods Juno captures images...

Researchers have Grown Plants in Gathered Moon Soil

Written by Jonathon Carmona, Science & Technology Editor
May 22, 2022

A new breakthrough in space survival is upon humankind. One that could possibly affect the way we travel through space for years to come.  Horticulture...

Plastic-Eating Enzyme Could Regulate Plastic Pollution Problem

Written by Jonathon Carmona, Science & Technology Editor
May 22, 2022

Every day humans throw trash on the floor. Whether it is you or not, it happens. The bad part is the effects of such acts have only been detrimental to...

Blood Moon Rising in May

Written by Jonathon Carmona, Science & Technology Editor
May 22, 2022

Throughout human history, people have looked toward the sky often asking themselves the tougher questions. Questions about themselves, questions about...

Why Do We Stutter?

Written by Jonathon Carmona, Science & Technology Editor
May 22, 2022

A child’s brain is a very sensitive piece of elaborate hardware. There are too many factors to count that could affect a child’s brain development....

Mega Comet the size of Rhode Island heading toward Earth

Written by Jonathon Carmona, Science & Technology Editor
May 22, 2022

A “mega comet” with an estimated diameter of 80 miles wide, bigger than Rhode Island, is heading toward the direction Earth is in. For those who watched...

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