Author Archives: Ava Foley

Events and Things to do This Summer

With summer break right around the corner, here is a list of things you can do this summer! Go to the beach: What’s summer break without going to the beach! The nearest beaches to get your tan on are Holmes Beach, North Lido Beach, Indian Beach, Coquina Beach, Beer Can Island Beach, Longboat Key Beach,

Ordinary Comet or Alien Drone?

On Oct. 19, 2017, the first interstellar object ever known to visit our solar system soared past Earth at a whopping 196,000 miles per hour. The interstellar “object” was thought to be a comet, but scientists and skeptics are unsure. The object, officially named ‘Oumuamua, Hawaiian for “a messenger from afar arriving first,” has origins

Farmers: The Backbone of Our Society

Brenda Schoepp wrote, “Once in your life you may need a doctor, a lawyer, a policeman, and a preacher but every day, three times a day, you need a farmer.” ‘Three times a day, you need a farmer’ – a phrase that says a lot. It’s easy to forget where what we consume comes from.

Look to the Night Sky to Catch a Rare Sight: A Green Comet

When we look up to the dark night sky and see a streak of light dance across, we can’t help but feel awed by the wonders of this universe. If these wonders intrigue you, keep your eyes peeled as you might see something truly spectacular. Feb. 2, you may be able to catch a glimpse

This VR Headset Kills You When You Die In-Game

Palmer Luckey, founder of the Oculus Rift, brought popular anime series Sword Art Online to life by creating a VR headset that kills you when you die in-game. Luckey announced this in a blog on November 6, 2022, the same day in Sword Art Online that all players became stuck in the virtual reality world.

The TikTok Reverse AI Filter Trend

This week, on the sharing-platform TikTok, users found the next new viral trend, a filter that turns images into artistic masterpieces with just a quick tap. Users show the art version of the image first, then follow it along with the original image, showing how it changed. With AI art growing on social media, this