Saturday, October 19th 2019

Researchers Discover New Planet

Miguel Rodriguez Staff Writer Many of us grew up knowing that there were nine planets. We all had some mnemonic device to remember them, my personal favorite...

NASA Developments Can Save Airlines $250 Billion

Peter Crump Staff Writer Illustration by Silvia Quach, Staff Illustrator New developments in NASA’s Environmentally Responsible Aviation (ERA) project could help commercial airlines reduce their fuel consumption...

Three UCSB Students Awarded Prestigious Barry Goldwater Scholarship

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer Three University of California, Santa Barbara students have been selected as the recipients of a scholarship as part of the Barry Goldwater Scholarship...

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...

Record Breaking U.S. Astronaut Improves Understanding of Human Reactions to Spaceflight

Hollie Jinks Illustration by Allie Sullberg On October 16, 2015, U.S. astronaut Scott Kelly began his 383 days in space and broke the record for the...

Birth Control Without a Prescription: California’s New Law

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer As of April 1, California became the third state to pass a law allowing women to receive birth control from their local...

Pay with Amazon Expands to Other E-Commerce Platforms

Samantha Stopol Amazon announced on April 4 the expansion of Amazon Payments to more third-party websites, a move that puts their payment services in direct...