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Staff Editorial: Climate change is a ticking time bomb

October 15, 2020

The clock counts down on the Metronome in Manhattan, a physical representation of the time we have left until the effects of global warming are irreversible. Currently, we have a little over seven years. Climate change is a real issue. Decades and decades of damage done by greenhouse gases and burning...

Is Greenland becoming more green than ice?

Is Greenland becoming more green than ice?

Dakota McLean, Staff Writer

October 15, 2020

Ice sheets from all over the world are melting as a result of rising global temperatures. According to NASA’s climate webpage, Greenland lost 532 billion tons of ice in 2019. This was the most lost since 2012, when Greenland lost 464 billion tons. In 2019 we also saw less snowfall compared to 2017...

News in Brief

Nicole Zelniker, World & Nation Editor

December 4, 2015

China Beijing is experiencing an “orange level” alert, meaning the amount of smog is so high that all major factories must be required to either shut down or reduce pollution. Over the past few weeks the city reached pollution readings 17 times what the World Health Organization considers safe....