The Guilfordian

Ivory trade declared illegal in the largest consuming country

Laura Hay, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018

The animal rights movement secured a major victory on Dec. 31 when the Chinese government declared ivory trade and sales illegal within the country. Imports of all ivory, regardless of source, and all domestic sales are no longer allowed. According to National Geographic, China has been the world’s...

History in the making: new discoveries that change everything

Josh Barker, Staff Writer

April 12, 2013

There is a lot left to learn about this world. Over the last year, there have been a number of highly important scientific and historic discoveries made. Among these discoveries is the world’s oldest sundial, a lost microcontinent off of the coast of Africa and stone spearheads dating back 250,000...