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Five Questions with Dr. Simon Thornton: Art in the Age of COVID-19

Ethan Yu Contributing Writer Dr. Simon Thornton is a postdoctoral scholar and lecturer in the Humanities...

Testing Animals for COVID-19

Aiyana Fraas Staff Writer Getting test kits for COVID-19 has been difficult and costly, yet places...

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...

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...

The Pumpkin-Feeding Tradition at American Zoos

Annie Huang Zoos across the nation are capitalizing on the United States' affinity for Halloween by hosting Halloween-themed events. While zoos primarily design these events...

UCSB Postdoc Explores Uncharted Territory in Women’s Health

Carmiya Baskin Staff Writer  Sex hormones aid in the physiological transformation of the human body during various life stages such as puberty, pregnancy, and menopause. While...

Sprague Butterfly Pavilion Presents “Butterflies Alive!” Exhibit

Kyle Dent Incoming A.S. Beat Reporter The Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History has brought back its “Butterflies Alive!” exhibit, where visitors can explore a garden...

Effects of LSD on Brain

Kin Ho For centuries, people have been using substances to alter their state of mind. For the first time in history, scientists have developed a...

Taking the Lap Out of Laptop

The heat from your laptops on your legs could have potential health risks

The Top 5 Useful Math Alternatives to a Scientific Calculator

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