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Thursday, July 9th 2020

Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger: The Evolution of Pro Football Training

Coleman Gray Staff Writer Like many people, I spend my Sundays watching football…and my Saturdays, and my Mondays, and also my Thursdays too. And also, like...

Internet-connected Telescopes at Las Cumbres Observatory Allow for Celestial Discoveries Around the Globe

Hannah Maerowitz Science & Tech Editor The first network of Internet-enabled telescopes is virtually in our backyard, with the Las Cumbres Observatory (LCO) situated only 2.3...

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,...

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...

Data Science Club Hosts Annual Project Showcase

Jeremy Levine Staff Writer Does the phrase “machine learning” make you quiver in confusion? Do you look at a spreadsheet of data and feel brooding terror?...

Self-Cloning Crayfish Undergoes Population Explosion

Jessica Gang At first glance, it reads like the plotline of a bad horror movie: a ten-legged mutant creature is born with the ability to...

Cancer-Fighting Vaccine Tested on Mice

Victoria Penate A new discovery has been made regarding a particular type of stem cell which has proven effective in reducing or eliminating cancer cells...

Four Quirky Home Remedies to Replace Your Cold Medicine

Aryana Sherzai The endless midterm season at UCSB has commenced, and getting sick is not on any student’s agenda. Those who have already contracted the...

Company Tries to Convince FDA that its Vape is Healthier than Cigarettes

Alexandra Thurber Philip Morris International, Marlboro's parent company, met with the FDA’s Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee on Jan. 24 to seek clearance to distribute...

New Developments in 3D Printing Promise to Create Human Organs

Peter Crump Staff Writer Illustration by April Gau, Staff Illustrator In addition to creating plastic and metal replacements for internal organs, new developments in 3D printing by...