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Antibiotic Resistance

By Henry Shi The rise of antibiotic resistance has made treatment more difficult. Patients are now dying from diseases that were once treatable 5 years ago (PBS). Antibiotics used to cure patients of diseases, but at a cost: their rampant usage caused bacterial populations to evolve drug resistance. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus…

Ask the Science Editor

By Henry Shi   Grace Raskopf: What is photosynthesis? Photosynthesis is a process by which plants harness the energy of the sun to produce food. It takes place inside the chloroplasts of plant cells. First, sunlight is absorbed by green chlorophyll molecules, exciting an electron to be carried. The electron’s…

A New Competitor on the Commercial Space Scene

By Alexander Kosyakov Last year, at the 67th International Astronautical Congress, SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk unveiled his plans for the “BFR”, a massive new reusable rocket that would have been capable of putting heavy payloads into space and travel to the moon and beyond. The rocket was planned to…

Equifax Hack

Equifax Hack By Noah Kim   It seems like over the past month or so it’s been impossible to avoid a headline on the recent Equifax breach. The average student perhaps hasn’t been too invested in the storyline, and understandably so, as we are probably not the ones most directly…

Improv Night

By: Aubrey Dyckman On September 15 GHS theater came out with their first production of the year. The show had no script, the cast spent little time rehearsing, and the act was as much of a surprise for them as it was for the audience. Yes, it was Comedy Improv…

Murder Mystery Club

By: Cynthia Chen   The television shows, “Forensic Files” and “Bones” are likely very familiar to you. The qualities that make these shows so successful and captivating are their ability to entrap and enhance the interests of viewers, as well as pique the curiosities of people of all different backgrounds…

New School Start Times: Good or Bad?

By: Lindsay Kinsella The later school start time is the biggest change this year at GHS; many people love getting more beauty sleep, while others have been complaining about getting out of school an hour later. Most of the students against the new school start time are particularly negative towards…

Hurricane Relief at Greenwich High School

By Emma Burstiner In the past 6 weeks, three calamitous natural disasters have impacted millions of people. First, the longest storm in history, Hurricane Harvey tore through Belize, Honduras, Texas, and Louisiana starting on August 17, 2017, and ending on September 3, 2017. There was a death toll of at…

Disculpa

Fiorella Motta, Staff Writer   Que escena más cómica, lo que empezó como tres amigos terminó en el desamparo de mi corazón. Como de niños huíamos del futuro que nos aterraba. Como nos escapabamos de la realidad para vivir en nuestro reino de felicidad falsa. El héroe que derrotaba al dragón…