Monthly Archives: February 2017

Thailand Down the Hill

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Bang! Bang! the sounds of pots and pans dance like angels in the air, the smell of paprika and broth rush into your nostrils. Are you in Thailand or a cocoon-like restaurant at the bottom of the hill? Originality doesn’t come easy, especially when you’re a restaurant in New York City. If you have ever […]

NBA All-Star 2017: Let the Good Times Ball

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The All-Star Game roster, jam-packed with star power.

It’s that time of year again! With the end of the first half of the NBA season right around the corner, it’s time for the players and fans to celebrate and rejoice. A part of All-Star Weekend that generates interest is the All-Star Game itself. This imminent game has the chance to be a very […]

New Year, New Me, New Gym

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With the beginning of the New Year many people make the resolution to lose weight. Many people would join a gym to address this issue, but that’s not the only way or place to lose weight. The most common place that a person will go to is a gym. There are many different types of […]

Hidden Figures Beneath the Stars

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Hidden Figures Poster

Women have always been doubted of their abilities since the beginning of time. Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson are three women who faced discrimination, but in the end came together to accomplish one of NASA’s biggest achievements, John Glenn’s launch into the orbit. The highly anticipated movie Hidden Figures topped Martin Luther King […]

Virtual Reality, The Game Changer

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Zafar Seenauth demonstrating his Virtual Reality Glasses during a SkillsUSA event.

If your five senses can be used to describe what is real or not, then reality is simply electrical signals interpreted by your brain. Virtual reality is a new art form of technology that plays with your sensory and motor organs to provide a near perfect representation of reality. This new breed of technology can […]

Symbiotic Robotics

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The Vex Robotics team's work on the internal components of their creation.

A future that lies in a topology mapped through code and embedded in the cortex of robots is one that awaits our generation and the ones of the future. Throughout the years, technology has moved from basic desktop, to handheld devices, and now to technology with the ability to move on its own through programming. […]

Early Bird Catches the Cold

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7:00 AM and it’s the usual morning lineup students still seem to be ignoring the “open at 7:30 AM only” rule and are coming to school before the doors open, which leaves them waiting in the cold. Before the 2015-2016 school year, students were allowed to enter the building before 7:30 AM, but now have […]

Hands Up, Guns Down

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Promotional Poster Uploaded from 50 Cent on Instagram showcasing both Soulja Boy (left) and Chris Brown (Right)

The viral feud that started with one Instagram “like”, that captured our hearts and minds, a battle between two megastars: Soulja Boy and Chris Brown. A showdown for the ages. Soulja Boy is no stranger to starting feuds, but now he has taken a regular “beef” into a full-fledged boxing match. The fight ignited after […]

The NBA Makes Improvements To The All-star Voting System

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Official logo of the 2017 All-star game in New Orleans.

This year’s All-Star game in New Orleans is set to be on February 19. As the event is fast approaching, the NBA has announced a new voting system, hoping to end the previous, rather controversial, way of selecting players that would eventually start in the game. For many years now, the NBA, players and some […]

Edison’s 4th Annual Karaoke Night

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Kevin Baidal (Left) and Martha Hache (Right) who were MC"s of Karaoke Night

Edison’s very own Karaoke Night event took place on Friday, January 13th, 2017. Hosted by National Honor Society, the event brought in a large crowd eager to sing along and watch their friends sing on stage. With over 20 performances, the audience had a fun time engaging in song and music. Lead by two MC’s, […]