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Metamaterials: Shaping the Future

Metamaterials: Shaping the Future

Upon first glance, the word “metamaterials” seems like a made-up word out of a science fiction movie. Spell-check doesn’t even recognize it. On the contrary, however, metamaterials are quite real;…

New Hints about the Origin of Life

New Hints about the Origin of Life

Far away in the depths of space, more than 25,000 light-years removed from Earth, there is a cloud of dust and gas known as Sagittarius B2. Clouds of this sort are known…

Artificial Nature: The Silk Leaf

Artificial Nature: The Silk Leaf

Julian Melchiorri, a graduate student at the Royal College of Art in London, has just made a significant accomplishment: the fabrication of the first ever man-made leaf. Melchiorri created his…

Review: Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 2, Episodes 1 and 2

Review: Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 2, Episodes 1 and 2

Earlier this year, the finale of the first season of Golden Globe-winning comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine left viewers uncertain of what to expect upon the show’s return in September. Most assumed…

Dreadnoughtus, “Fearing Nothing”

Dreadnoughtus, “Fearing Nothing”

Dreadnoughtus schrani, a giant titanosaurian sauropod dinosaur discovered in southern Argentina, has been confirmed as the largest land animal whose mass can be calculated today. Said by paleontologists to have…

Life in Space?

Life in Space?

As of this summer, a finding by Russian scientists has added a new layer to millennia of speculation about the possibility of life in space. The scientists in question have…

TV Review: Community Season 4

TV Review: Community Season 4

On February 7th, the fourth season of NBC’s Community premiered to an audience of around four million viewers. Avid fans of the show had marked the day on their calendars…

Movie Review: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Movie Review: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey was released nationwide last week. For those few who don’t already know, The Hobbit is a film adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s novel of…

T.E.D.x Teen: A Day of Social Leadership in Soho

T.E.D.x Teen: A Day of Social Leadership in Soho

As a result of the terrorist attacks on 9/11/01 and the widespread use of technology, awareness of global problems seem ever more heightened for today’s youth—in America and around the…

Charlotte Bergmann Puts the “Lead” in Lunch & Lead

Charlotte Bergmann Puts the “Lead” in Lunch & Lead

On Wednesday, February 15th, a Lunch & Lead session took place in the Center for Leadership with Teri Wagner, the Senior Vice President of Programming and Development for ABC Sports/ESPN.…

SLS To Host Study Skills Workshop

SLS To Host Study Skills Workshop

Over three separate Sundays this winter, St. Luke’s School will be hosting Successful Study Skills 4 Students, or S4, on campus for the benefit of interested students throughout Fairfield county.…

Top Baby Names of 2011

Top Baby Names of 2011

Recently, BabyCenter.com, the Internet’s leading pregnancy and parenting resource, released its annual list of top 100 baby names for 2011. The actual Social Security list of the top 1,000 names for…