Planet

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Scientists alarmed by discovery after sending robot under the ‘Doomsday Glacier’

The Thwaites Glacier, referred to as the ‘Doomsday Glacier’ due to the catastrophic consequences its collapse would bring upon humanity, is rapidly melting. Every year, the glacier loses billions of tons of ice, contributing to an annual increase of about four percent in sea levels. Unfortunately, this news isn’t the most uplifting to hear. A […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer

 · 3 min read

Why You Should Consider A Prairie-Style Yard—And How to Start One

Are you tired of the hassle and expense of maintaining a traditional lawn? Then a prairie yard may be the perfect solution for you! Benjamin Vogt, a renowned gardener, and author, advocates for prairie planting, a landscaping philosophy that involves replacing traditional lawns with native grasses and wildflowers. Vogt believes that prairie-style yards are not […]

Sean Cate

Sean Cate

Freelance Writer

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Super-size trapdoor spider discovered in Australia

Australia is known for its many dangerous creatures, from snakes to crocodiles to spiders. But in Central Queensland, researchers have discovered a new venomous arachnid: an over-sized species of trapdoor spiders. It’s been called Euoplos dignitas, which scientists with the Queensland Museum explained as being “derived from the Latin ‘dignitas,’ meaning ‘dignity’ or ‘greatness’” to […]

Sarah Biren

Sarah Biren

Freelance Writer

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Amateurs discovered an ancient grave that rewrites history

How much do you know about the Roman Occupation in British history? With a long history of war, conquest, and triumph buried deep beneath British soil, there is a lot to learn. Sue and Mick Washington were taking leisurely stroll through the British countryside with their metal detectors when an alarming amount of chirping led […]

Chantel Brink

Chantel Brink

Freelance Writer

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Planet Killer Asteroid Has Just Been Found Hidden In The Sun’s Glare

Astronomers have recently detected three near-Earth asteroids. All of them had been moving under the Sun’s glare. Two of them are considered planet killers- an asteroid large enough to end human civilization and much of life on earth. The asteroids are located within the orbits of Venus and Earth. So while they are not as […]

Mayukh Saha

Mayukh Saha

Freelance Writer

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Retailers Pull Lobster from Menus After “Red List” Warning

Seafood is a delicacy and it is a protein staple in many places around the world. Lobster in particular is pricey and is often consumed on special occasions. However, in an effort to regulate sea life and protect the environment, lobster has been added to the “red list”.  Protectors of the Ecosystem.  Seafood Watch is […]

Leah Berenson

Leah Berenson

Freelance Writer

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Rooftop Wind System Delivers 150% Of The Energy Of Solar Per Dollar

The world around us currently requires substitutes for non-renewable sources of energy that would be inexhaustible. AeroMINE, a company specializing in wind power, has made a unique claim. They say their rooftop wind generators can deliver the most surreal of promises. The company states that its generators are motionless and can provide around 50% more […]

Mayukh Saha

Mayukh Saha

Freelance Writer

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Boxelder bugs: A Household Pest You Should Never Squish

March 20th, 2024, is the first day of Spring in the Northern Hemisphere. That means that although beautiful flowers and lovely warm days are just around the corner, pesky bugs will soon also appear. Most people either deal with these pests by squishing or releasing them outside. However, experts warn that this should not be […]

Leah Berenson

Leah Berenson

Freelance Writer