Climate Change: A closer look at the debate over the environment

November 16, 2017

Global warming affects the world, but how is the current president taking it into consideration? Environmental disasters have been devastating the country recently, and it has the potential to get much worse if the U.S. does not fix its environmental policies. Since the British Industrial Revolution in the 1750s, carbon dioxide has been the world’s No. 1 driver of climate change. Primarily, this excess carbon dioxide comes from burning fossil…


Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting TRAPPIST-1 Show Signs of Habitual Land

Researchers announced on Feb. 22 the findings of seven exoplanets orbiting the dwarf star, TRAPPIST-1, from NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope along with other telescopes based in Chile, Morocco and South Africa. This discovery marks the first time seven possible habitable planets have been found around the same star, offering a realistic opportunity to search for alien life outside of our solar system.

March 9, 2017