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Five Questions with Dr. Mavel Marina on Teaching and Higher Education

Huiwen Jia Contributing Writer Dr. Mavel Marina is an educational specialist at UC Santa Barbara (UCSB), and runs the exchange program for International Academics and Researchers....

New Research on Quantum Computing Stems from UCSB Professors

Xander Apicella Science and Tech Editor A quantum revolution is coming, and UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) is leading the charge. In a talk at the Good...

Reality vs. Myth of Hangovers

Shelley Flores Writer There are many oft-quoted remedies that relate to the process of curing a hangover. But do you know the difference between myth and...

New App Will “FLIP” the Way You Study

Annie Huang As college students, we all have goals: study for our classes, get a workout in, develop our hobbies, or differentiate ourselves at our...

Three Questions with Professor Bob Anderson On the Joys of Accounting

Suchetha Reddy Contributing Writer A stigma surrounds economics because of its reputation as a difficult major. But how difficult is it really? In this interview with...

Geoguessr: A Pastime Passport

Matthew Lee Staff Writer Have you wanted to travel the world someday? I’m pretty sure many people have had the dream of flying across continents, hiking...

Top 5 Scholarship Websites

Ashley Golden Technology Editor It’s that time of year when students start looking and applying for scholarships, and with the increasing cost of tuition and decreasing...

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...

“FoxFi” App Provides a Solution for Android WiFi Sharing

Tomas Palpallatoc Staff Writer FoxFi is an often overlooked app that is available through the Google Play Store. Although it has recently lost its ability to...

Drone Use in the Entertainment Industry and Beyond

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor Ever since drone usage has increased in the military, they have been viewed as instruments that push the boundaries of science and...