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The Pfizer and Moderna Vaccines

In the past weeks, Moderna and Pfizer both announced effective candidates for the COVID-19 vaccine. As cases in the United States continue to spike, the need for a vaccine is increasingly more apparent.
November 21, 2020

After an exhausting eight months stuck in a pandemic and the recent spike of COVID-19 cases, everyone around the nation is desperately awaiting the release of a vaccine. Fortunately, two companies, Pfizer...

Potential New Records for Voting

This year it is highly likely that there will be a new record in voter turnout.
November 17, 2020

This year many people are left anxiously waiting for election day. The events that 2020 brought such as the pandemic response, a strong push for racial equality, the condition of the economy, and much...

Will a Vaccine be Enough?

Many people are relying on a vaccine to stop the spread of COVID-19, but a vaccine may not be enough to stop the spread.
November 17, 2020

As COVID-19 continues to spread throughout the United States without any signs of a full recovery in the near future, many people have set their hopes on a potential vaccine to stop the spread of the pandemic....

COVID 19 and Indigenous People

Tapi Yawalapiti (far right) spoke about endangered languages due to COVID 19 in Belgium on May 17, 2019.
November 16, 2020

“Awiri nuhã” (“Take care of the people. Take care of the land. Take care of the forest”) - these were the last words spoken in the language of Yawalapiti by Aritana Yawalapiti, the former chief...

2020 US Presidential Election: Joe Biden Wins

Short after receiving the news of his presidential victory, Joe Biden addressed the nation in his hometown of Wilmington, Delaware, explaining his intentions for the next four years to come.
November 10, 2020

After four long days of waiting for the 2020 US presidential election results to be finalized, it has become evident that Joe Biden has secured the spot of the 46th president of the United States. Since...

Everything You Should Know About Amy Coney Barrett

Amy Coney Barrett being sworn in as a US Supreme Court Associate Justice at the White House in Washington, DC.
November 6, 2020

On Tuesday morning, October 27th, Justice Amy Coney Barrett recited the judicial oath, officially confirming her seat in the Supreme Court.    While Barrett was serving on the 74th Circuit...

Blue Ridge Fire Flames in Yorba Linda

View from Mrs. Shay's Corona Home as the fire glows from the distance.
October 27, 2020

This past weekend, many of us began to get very excited about the cooler weather, but little did we know that with cool weather, we would soon be hit with the Santa Ana winds. A lot of us woke...

Tween Genius: Caleb Anderson

Caleb Anderson at his desk studying for his Calculus class at Chattahoochee Technical College.
October 24, 2020

This fall, 12-year-old Caleb Anderson is expected to gain admission into the prestigious university, Georgia Tech. He plans on pursuing his dreams in aerospace engineering.  This tween has everybody’s...

Inglewood Sisters in Search of Blood Marrow Transplant

Despite the horrific pain Kimora and Kylie Van Sciver undergo as they fight sickle cell disease, the two show their bravery with their bright, infectious smiles.
October 24, 2020

Recently, news outlets have been infested with topics such as the deadly virus plaguing the world, COVID-19, and the presidential election that will soon take place in November. Sammy Baloch (12) agrees...

A Loss of Color

Rising ocean temperatures has led to an increase in coral bleaching in the Great Barrier Reef.
October 24, 2020

Over the last 25 years, the Great Barrier Reef in Australia has lost half of its coral to coral bleaching. This is extremely shocking given the massive size of the reef. In fact, the loss of habit in the...

iPhone 12: New Features to Look Forward To

The upcoming iPhone 12 will feature a number of many new and exciting features.
October 23, 2020

By now, you have probably heard about the upcoming iPhone 12. At first glance, you would probably notice the many similarities between the iPhone 11 and the iPhone 12. In fact, many people are wondering...

Slow Down on Fast Fashion

Fast fashion is causing harm to the planet and consumers should look to other alternatives when buying clothes.
October 18, 2020

The term “fast fashion” has been circulating in the media recently, but do we know what it really is? According to Investopedia, “Fast fashion is the term used to describe clothing designs that move...

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