On September 28, Indonesia suffered from an earthquake followed by a tsunami with a current death toll of over 1,200 people. The earthquake was a 7.5-magnitude and the tsunami reached as high as twenty feet. These natural disasters greatly affected Palu as well as Sulawesi, Dongala, and other locations inContinue Reading

Flash flooding in Port Jefferson last Tuesday night left the local theatre, Theatre Three, with extensive damage.   According to an article by Newsday, executive director Jeffrey Sanzel estimates about $50,000 worth of damage; most of which will not be covered by insurance.   Marci Bing, the theatre’s Educational TouringContinue Reading

With a plethora of new technologies arising within the 21st century, there have been numerous propositions to shut down the establishment of libraries. This idea sprouted because people are now able to obtain e-books and get all the resources they need on Google. However, libraries allow for an abundance ofContinue Reading

Poo. Feces. Or guano, in scientific terms. That is what professor Heather Lynch of Stony Brook University and Matthew Schwaller from NASA had found when they analyzed satellite images of the Danger Islands near the Antarctic Peninsula in 2014. If a space satellite could capture these guano stains, then thereContinue Reading

A gunman, later identified as Nikolas Cruz (19), waged terror in his former high-school, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, slaughtering 17 unknowing victims both students and adults alike, leaving a question in the nations mind as to why this happened again. Cruz, began his rampage at aroundContinue Reading

The 2018 Winter Olympics began on Thursday February, 8th 2018 in PyeongChang Country, South Korea. With 15 different events, the USA has the opportunity to compete with multiple Olympic athletes who have trained years for this moment of a lifetime. February 11th, only a few days into the Winter Olympics,Continue Reading

A 17-year old runs away from a California home on Sunday, January 14, 2018.  It was the great escape, two years in the making. She finds the nearest telephone and dials 911. The 17-year old is the daughter of a happy couple and sister to twelve other children. In photos,Continue Reading

On Thursday afternoon the Federal Communications Commission voted to approve a plan to repeal net neutrality protections previously put in place by the Obama administration. The controversial plan led to several protests from the tech industry, consumer advocacy groups and even some Republican members of Congress who advised the FCCContinue Reading

“Anything one man can imagine, other men can make real.”Jules Verne, Around the World in Eighty Days Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver traveled the miniature world in 1726. Nearly 150 years later, Phileas Fogg bets the Bank of England that he can travel the world in a mere 80 days. The taskContinue Reading

With the advances of technology and medicine doctors are now able to predict if you will have Alzheimer’s in the next 10 years with 86% accuracy. Do you know where you’ll be in 10 years? Will you have a family, have your dream career, have grand kids, retire, travel, whoContinue Reading