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Tesla Introduces Semi, New Roadster

Tesla Introduces Semi, New Roadster
December 11, 2017 No Comments »

By Margaret Tseng On Thursday, November 16, Tesla unveiled its brand-new Semi truck and next-generation Roadster. Both vehicles have attracted attention in the media and from devoted Tesla fans. But skeptics question Tesla’s potential, and the market has reacted with ... Read More »

Chores Help Allergies

May 17, 2017 Comments Off on Chores Help Allergies

Nobody likes doing the dishes, but it turns out that doing this mundane task might pay off in an unexpected way. According to a new study published in the Journal of Pediatrics, washing dishes by hand instead of using a ... Read More »

Vice Documentary review: North Korean Labor Camps

Vice Documentary review: North Korean Labor Camps
April 29, 2016 Comments Off on Vice Documentary review: North Korean Labor Camps

By Victoria Standeven Are you interested in documentaries, like to watch the news, like hearing stories that aren’t covered in the news that much, and want to become a journalist? Then you may be interested in Vice, a news agency that has ... Read More »

Medford High School Robotics Come Back With Three Awards

Medford High School Robotics Come Back With Three Awards
April 14, 2015 Comments Off on Medford High School Robotics Come Back With Three Awards

by Saima Ghaswala The Medford High Robotics Team participated in the Botball New England Regional Robotics Tournament at the University of Massachusetts Lowell.  They brought their two robots named “Scooby-doo” and “Shaggy”, and the team performed remarkably.  Medford finished SECOND overall out of ... Read More »

Pluto: A Planet Again?

Pluto: A Planet Again?
October 16, 2014 Comments Off on Pluto: A Planet Again?

No. Or at least, not yet. A few weeks ago, the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics hosted a debate about what it truly means to be a planet. At the forefront of the debate was updating the nomenclature for the poster ... Read More »