Monday, September 25th 2017

Siddhartha Mukherjee Talks Genes at Campbell Hall

Amariyanna Anderson Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee is a professor, physician, biological scientist, and a renowned author. Mukherjee attended Stanford University, University of Oxford, Harvard Medical School,...

Going Over the Environmental and Financial Wall Costs

Kayli Walker Staff Writer In addition to the social issues surrounding immigration reform, President Donald Trump’s wall will have massive environmental and economic impacts if constructed....

House Science Committee’s Climate Change Denial is a Red Flag

Tanner Walker Staff Writer The United States Committee on Science, Space, and Technology continued the current presidential administration’s denial of climate change last Sunday when it...

Soda Fizzles Out: Water Bottle Consumption Surpasses Soda Bottles

Quincy Lee Science & Tech Editor Consumer trends reflect the priorities of the population. With purchasing power, people have been electing for healthier items in their...

U.S. Army: Calling All Biodegradable Bullet Builders

Nadean Hurtado Ever wanted to try something new to help save the environment but never known how to go about doing it? The Department of...

Bureau of Land Management Wrestles with Potential Legislation

Tanner Walker Staff Writer Just over a week after Utah Congressman Jason Chaffetz introduced a bill that would dispose of more than three million acres of...

Why the California Drought Isn’t Over

Quincy Lee Science & Tech Editor Puddles filling intersections and bike paths, cliffs eroding, and students skipping class are all signs of the large amounts of rainfall...

Badlands National Park Goes Rogue, Sparks Controversy

Chelsea Viola National Beat Reporter On Jan. 24, the Trump administration implemented a ‘media blackout’ on the Environmental Protection Agency, prohibiting staff from releasing “news releases,...

Under New Administration, Keystone XL and DAPL Return

Chris Nguyen After his first week in office, President Donald Trump has signed a slew of directives aimed at undermining policies created under the Obama...

Douglas Brinkley Brings the Role of Presidents in Conservation to UCSB

Andrew Melese Staff Writer Presidential historian Douglas Brinkley addressed a lively audience at Campbell Hall Thursday night. Brinkley dazzled his audience with the remarkable story of how...