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Robotics State Competition

First off, congratulations to team #6635 for gaining the Rookie Award! The Rookie Award allowed the team to go to FRC’s States Competition in Michigan and present. They presented a sponsoring video (3 minutes long) about the team, a Google Slides presentation, and a written (or typed) Rookie All-Star Award submission. They are allowed to […]

Delta Kicks Family off Plane

Airlines overbook planes all the time, most airlines make up for the overbooking with compensation. Airplanes always overbook flights, it’s no secret that they want the plane full. Staff are a huge impact on telling people to get off the flight, and how they approach the situation is a big key to how the people […]

Fun New Fun Night!

        Jackson Preparatory and Early College on Friday, April 28th hosted another Fun Night for College Preparatory students! These nights have always been fun ways for students to unwind after a hard week at school, and students love to hang out with their friends and play games at these events. Fun nights are always interesting because […]

Wikipedia Cofounder Jimmy Wales, Aims to Launch a News Website

Jimmy Wales, Wikipedia’s cofounder has set out to combat fake news; his strategy? To create an entirely new approach to the news.   Articles on WikiTribune, the name of Jimmy Wales news publication site, will be written by professional journalist. However, the articles will be edited by volunteer fact-checkers and paid for by readers who […]

Speaking Two Languages is Better For your Brain Than Sudoku

More than half of the world’s population is bilingual. New research reveals that being bilingual has a great effect in the person’s brain. One in four Americans speaks two or more languages. And one-third of people who speak more than one language are 100% bilingual.  Bilinguals are constantly switching between languages since each language is […]

One of The Key Components of Life Has Been Detected on Enceladus’s Surface

According to the findings of NASA, many elements needed for life are present on Enceladus; Saturn’s 6th largest moon.   The Cassini spacecraft has been orbiting Saturn for over two decades. In 2015 it was found that 0.4 to 1.4 percent of the plumes jet constituents which erupted from Enceladus’s icy core contained hydrogen.   […]

Having Pets as an Infant Lowers Risk to Allergies and Obesity

According to Medical News Today, exposing babies to pets at a young age will lower the child’s risk to allergies and obesity. This is because pets provide two beneficial bacteria, Ruminococcus and Oscillospira that have been linked to decreasing the likelihood of obesity and allergies. The effects will be active if the baby is exposed […]

LGBTQ+ Concentration Camps in Checnya

Early April 2017, the Republic of Chechnya had been accused of illegally detaining, beating, and torturing those believed to be gay with electric shocks, according to Snopes News. Other news reports outside Russia have suggested that the secret prisons in Chechnya are concentration camps, comparing to the holocaust age. Mirror says that there have been […]

Electronic Flight Ban

The United States government is currently banning passengers from having certain electronics on nonstop bound flights from eight Middle Eastern and North African Countries. The government have banned any electronics bigger than a cellphone such as laptops, kindles, ipads, cameras, and many other electronics. This ban only applies to ten airports in the United States. […]