Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

The white button mushroom is accesible for everyone. As pictured above the mushroom can be found in the backyard and the market. This is another reason why the white button mushroom is used during these trials.

White button mushroom tablets used to slow the advancement in prostate cancer

Yasmine Poot , Podcast Editor September 24, 2021

There are over 14,000 known species of mushrooms, many still unknown. Mushrooms hold a valuable place in our environment. These species hold a key to our future. However, can they do the same in modern medicine?  City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center that houses the Beckman Research institute...

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Fortnite Had the Largest Concert Ever Online

If you play Fortnite chances are you participated in world history.
February 6, 2019
Biggest game in the world Fortnite had a concert over the weekend with anyone with a connection to the world wide web able to attend.
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Image captured the X-rays by Hubble of the ring galaxy AM 0644 which is located in the lower right.

Neighboring Galaxies Collide Creating Black Holes

If one black hole is bad, what about a whole ring of them?
Jake Laurell, Tutor September 28, 2018

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...

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Rainbow Six Siege New Season Hot Breaches New Imagination Into it’s Already Pleasing Formula

Grim Skies is the calm before the storm of changes it is bringing.
Jake Laurell , Tutor September 8, 2018
The new season of Rainbow Six Siege Operation Grim Sky went live this week, Tuesday, introducing a rework of a launch map, two new operators, and a lineage of bug fixes that the community has long been asking for.
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Comcast, Reigning “Worst Company in America,” Seeks To Acquire Sky plc

Dante Lopez-Bennett, Copy Editor April 5, 2018

February 27, 2018- Comcast Telecommunication Company has submitted its bid for Sky plc, a London headquartered media, and telecommunications company despite opposition from other media giants and what is more than likely public disapproval. Solidifying its role as a challenger to media mogul Rupert Murdoch’s...

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Ph.D Candidate Captures Image of a Single Atom

Ph.D Candidate Captures Image of a Single Atom

Sabrina Torres, Editor-In-Chief February 26, 2018

“David Nadlinger, who traps atoms for his quantum computing research at the University of Oxford, captured this image on August 7 using a standard DSLR camera.” The image is of a positively charged atom suspended in an ion trap. Nadlinger took this long exposure photograph that not only grasped...

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Study Reveals Women Are More Likely to Lose Interest in Sex

Can women expect a decline in sexual desire? if so when?
Danielle Anzures, Reporter September 17, 2017

While men and women will with time lose the spark in the bedroom science finds women lose the interest quicker. The study, published in BMJ Open, conducted the study with 4,839 British men and 6,669 British women aged 16-74 through a survey. With the survey, it was found out that 15% of men and 34%...

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Yolanda Ramirez(center) honored with her Classified Employee Award alongside Teresa Dreyfuss (left)  and Board member Madeline Shapiro (right), April 12 at Rio Hondo College

Yolanda Ramirez Dedicates Award to All Classified Staff

Pete Escobar, A&E Editor May 10, 2017

The first ever Classified Employee Award was granted to Yolanda Ramirez, Secretary in the Math and Science Division, by President Teresa Dreyfuss and the Rio Hondo College Board of Trustees April 12, at Rio Hondo College. The award commends a person who is a shining example of professionalism in their...

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More than 8 Million Adults have Mental Health Issues

Danielle Anzures , Reporter April 25, 2017

More than 8 million adults, around 3.4 percent of the population in the US, have mental health issues and are 10 times more likely to struggle to pay for health care service. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC, conducted their annual national health survey where respondents were asked...

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Net Neutrality: Days are Numbered

Danielle Anzures, Reporter April 18, 2017

Chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, Ajit Pai, has quickly moved to remove all of previous President Barack Obama’s net neutrality rules, according to Reuters. Under Obama’s 2015 approved FCC rules, broadband providers were prohibited from giving or selling faster internet to certain...

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Bossland Loses $8 Million Lawsuit to Blizzard

Andrew Rudin , Science and Tech Editor April 17, 2017

As the competitive scene in video games continues to grow, the demand for “cheats” and “hacks” continue to skyrocket to “help” those combat against those with skill. A corporation that is at the forefront of cheating is the German company Bossland. Bossland has gained notoriety for creating...

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Mylan slapped with class-action racketeering lawsuit

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor April 17, 2017

Mylan, a global pharmaceutical company, was hit with a class-action racketeering lawsuit April 3. The company is charged with intentionally setting up an illegal scheme in which they’ve drastically increased the price of their EpiPen over the past ten years. Roughly a decade ago, consumers were...

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