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Tesla Aims to Have 20,000 Employees at Gigafactory 1

Gilberto Espana, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Gigafactory 1 in Nevada that is the world’s largest battery factory, wants to expand it even more. Tesla Gigafactory 1 is a lithium-ion battery factory in Storey County, Nevada. It became the biggest battery factory in the world having an output of 20 gigawatt hours per year. Based on the ...

Cancer Immunotherapy wins the 2018 Nobel Prize in Medicine

Daniel Gomez, Online Editor-in-Chief

October 11, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech, Top Stories

Nobel Prize in Medicine goes to Cancer Research On October 1st, two doctors were awarded this years Nobel Prize in Medicine. James Allison of the University of Texas at Austin and Tasuku Honjo of Kyoto University accepted the prize together for their research in cancer treatment. The focus of their ...

8 Year Old Little Girl Found a Sword Over 1500 Years Old in a Lake

Jake Laurell, Staff Writer

October 8, 2018


Filed under News, Science & Tech

Eight year old Saga Vanecek little girl from Minneapolis at a Swedish lake found a sword over 1500 years old. She was having a normal day at Lake Vidöstern during a typical summer day when she stated the following to local Swedish news site: “I picked it up and was going to drop it back in the water, but it had a handle, an...

“Bark” an App That Sees All Your Kid’s Texts

“Bark” an App That Sees All Your Kid’s Texts

Gilberto Espana, Staff Writer

October 6, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech, Top Stories

Most children from ages 15 and above have some type of social media application that allows them to interact with people from around the world. Parents unaware that these connections can lead to bullying, talking to predators, and other dangers. An app called Bark claims it has saved more than a b...

Red Dead Redemption 2 Trailer Break Down

Red Dead Redemption 2 Trailer Break Down

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director

October 2, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech, Top Stories

Saddle up outlaws because October 26 can’t come here fast enough! RockStar the company behind the massive hit of GTA, Max Payne, and Red Dead 1 are finally giving us another great treat. That being the long awaited Red Dead Redemption 2, a prequel to the 1st Red Dead. It’s been 8 years since the f...

Fortnite Season 6 Update Brings a Spooky Theme and Treats

Fortnite Season 6 Update Brings a Spooky Theme and Treats

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director

September 28, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech

The long anticipated season 6 is finally here! There was a lot of people guessing what the cube would do once it landed into Loot Lake and we finally have an answer along with new content for this season. The theme of this is a bit of a no-brainer. It's Halloween. For starters, one of the biggest...

Neighboring Galaxies Collide Creating Black Holes

Neighboring Galaxies Collide Creating Black Holes

Jake Laurell, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech

Space remains a wild and violent frontier to this day that continues to leave mankind scratching their heads. Scientists have discovered a huge ring of black holes in a far away galaxy, giving insight on what happens when two giants cosmos collide. There are many fantastic places in space, but...

NASA Will Be Using Moon Dust To Build Structures

NASA Will Be Using Moon Dust To Build Structures

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director

September 28, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech

NASA's new focus is going back to the moon and this time they’re not interested in leaving a flag behind. NASA administrator said “This time when we go, we’re going to go to stay.” Which are some pretty bold claims. It seems to be that the moon has more supplies to offer. Scientist are fai...

Can A Giant Pool Noodle Save Our Precious Ocean?

Can A Giant Pool Noodle Save Our Precious Ocean?

Leo Villanueva, Staff Writer

September 24, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech

Have you ever considered, as an individual, your role in the destruction of our precious planet? On Sept. 8th, The Ocean Clean Up, a foundation dedicated to developing technologies for cleaning up for us, deployed a giant pool noodle that will passively collect plastic from a floating island of waste...

Dead Rising Studio Capcom Vancouver Shuts Down

Dead Rising Studio Capcom Vancouver Shuts Down

September 20, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech

Capcom is shutting down one of it’s biggest studios, Capcom Vancouver. Capcom Game Studio Vancouver worked mainly on the latest Dead Rising games. They were already facing troubles having to lay off a number of people this year, and on Sept 18th 2018 they announced that they would be closing the studi...

Powerhouse Twitch TV Streamer Said Someone Shot His House Twice in A Week

Powerhouse Twitch TV Streamer Said Someone Shot His House Twice in A Week

Jake Laurell, Staff Writer

September 19, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech

Famous Twitch streamer known for his antics and top notch production quality with over 92 million total views, Dr. Disrespect stopped his stream around 10:30 PST, September 11, because he stated that he was being shot at, reported by The Verge. The news came from his stream, Dr. Disrespect, o...

Ads May Appear in Space Next

Ads May Appear in Space Next

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director

September 14, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech

Ads are everywhere and there is almost no way of escaping from them. You go on Instagram, you see them. Youtube, you see them. Now we'll be seeing ads floating around in space soon. Back in August, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said to peers that he’d be forming a new committee. To help them...

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