Friday, November 22nd 2019

NASA Unveils Plan to Send Humans to Mars in 20 Years

Peter Crump Staff Writer Illustration by Robert Perez NASA has recently released an outline of their plan to send humans to Mars by the 2030s in a report...

AI Machine Takes IQ Test: Scores Similar to a 4-year-old

Peter Crump Staff Writer Advances in computer technology inevitably raise questions about the intelligence of machines compared to humans. In an attempt to answer some of...

Genetically Engineered Mini Pigs Allow People to Bring Home the Bacon

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer Illustration by April Gau, Staff Illustrator People in Shenzhen, China can soon bring home the bacon, in the form of dinner or a...

New ‘Samsung Pay’ App Coins a Different Way to Pay

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer Illustration By Silvia Quach, Staff Illustrator Samsung may be late to the mobile wallet party, but it sure made a head-turning entrance. Samsung’s new...

96% of Deceased NFL Players Test Positive for Brain Disease

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer Illustration by Silvia Quach, Staff Illustrator Researchers at Boston University and the Department of Veterans Affairs have found chronic traumatic encephalopathy in 87...

Cancer Patient Receives First 3D Printed Rib Cage Implant

Peter Crump Staff Writer A cancer patient has recently undergone the world’s first operation to implant a 3D printed titanium rib cage and sternum, proving the...

iPhone 6s: Bigger, Better, Beautiful—But Worth It?

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer Apple has recently unveiled its newest addition to the iPhone family: the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. Since the release of the...

Windows 10: The Breakdown

By Gwendolyn Wu AS Beat Reporter For most PC users of Windows 7, 8, or 8.1, a small Windows icon hovered in their desktop windows tray for...

Takata Recalls 34 Million Vehicles with Defective Airbags

Peter Crump Staff Writer In one of the largest automotive recalls in history, Japanese car parts manufacturer Takata has agreed to recall nearly 34 million defective...

Ebola Lingers in Eye of Recovered Patient, Changing Eye Color

Kristie Chairil Dr. Ian Crozier’s blood was free of Ebola when he was discharged from Emory University Hospital in October 2014 after a dangerous struggle...