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Opinion: Reduce, reuse, recycle … food?

Opinion: Reduce, reuse, recycle … food?

Goal 12 of the UN’s Envision2030 initiative is responsible consumption and production. One of the targets of the UN’s goal is to reduce waste “through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse.” Food waste in America is an epidemic and one large area of the economy...

The science behind California’s orange skies

The science behind California’s orange skies

Orange skies and smoke blew in from the El Dorado Fire in the San Bernardino Mountains, started by a gender reveal party gone wrong, and the Bobcat Fire in Angeles National Forest greeted Orange County residents after Labor Day weekend. Smoke advisories have been...

Opinion: Vote like your school depends on it

Opinion: Vote like your school depends on it

I attended my first drive-in movie theater the other day. Who knew those still existed? As I seek extraneous activities to keep me sane during quarantine, I continue to reflect on both past and present events of this pandemic. In March I thought I’d be back in school...

Column: My house made of paper products

Column: My house made of paper products

What teenager’s life isn’t busy? I’m a planner, and I had something on my calendar every weekend through the end of the semester. I had academic plans, with study schedules timed out for the AP exams in the spring. I had travel plans to look at colleges and see...

Opinion: The sleep deprivation epidemic among teens

Opinion: The sleep deprivation epidemic among teens

Across the United States and the world, teens are not getting enough sleep on a daily basis. Doctors typically recommend that high schoolers should be getting at least nine hours of sleep every day to stay healthy. But this clearly isn't the case. I, along with a...