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How much sleep teenagers actually need

How much sleep teenagers actually need

Does having a good sleep sound good right now? Snuggled into a warm blanket on top of a pillow that feels like a cloud of marshmallows. However, you wake up feeling like it has only been 10 minutes and it’s time for school again. That is how most teenagers in this...

A conversation with Dr. Jessica Gold on mental health

A conversation with Dr. Jessica Gold on mental health

Jessica (“Jessi”) Gold, MD, MS, is an Assistant Professor and the Director of Wellness, Engagement, and Outreach in the Department of Psychiatry at Washington University in Saint Louis School of Medicine. In addition to juggling her role as a professor, she works...

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...

All about FVHS’ new marine biology course

All about FVHS’ new marine biology course

There are many different science courses offered at Fountain Valley High School, ranging from chemistry to physics to computer science. Now with the introduction of Marine Biology, students have another option of science classes to choose from. Marine Biology is a...

Scientist say life could exist on Venus

Scientist say life could exist on Venus

Scientists have recently discovered compounds on Venus that support life back on Earth, bringing up the question of whether life exists on other planets. The compound that was found on Venus is phosphine gas, typically made by microorganisms on Earth, which suggests...