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Animal Science presents habitat solutions for zoo

Watching aquatic life through a fisheye-like window sophomore Madi Holm explores the zoo. Animal Science classes went to the zoo to present enrichment items for animals.

Rahul Kumar, Staff Writer

May 24, 2016

Pointing to a picture of a bird at the Des Moines Zoo, junior Maddie Gregurek eventually had the chance to hold two birds with her hand. " I really liked those birds and also being able to feed the alpacas," she said. These are some of the things Animal Science teacher Kyla Burns's class got to see...

Microsoft Hololens: The Future of Computing

Microsoft Hololens: The Future of Computing

Rahul Kumar, Staff Writer

February 3, 2016

This year at E-3, Microsoft displayed the future of computing, the Microsoft Hololens. The Microsoft Hololens is a wearable device that displays holograms that the user can manipulate through touch and voice. The possibilities include data visualization, evolution of pedagogy in STEM, medical, design education...

A ride in a self-driving car

A ride in a self-driving car

Rahul Kumar, Staff Writer

December 16, 2015

Waiting in traffic and commuting is a pain. But what if one could text and read a book at the same time and not even look at the road. This could be a possible future for next-gen kids because of Google’s interest in cars that can self-drive. These google- self driving cars look like Volkswagen beetles wit...