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WSU’s HARBOR program prepares for balloon launch

As spring solidifies its grasp on Utah, and seniors across the state prepare to launch their graduation caps jubilantly into the air, a small group of Weber State University students are making adjustments, finalizing calculations and preparing for a launch of their own. On April 19, the High-Altitude Reconnaissance Balloon for Outreach and Research (HARBOR) […]

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Sci-Fi Heroine: Top 5 nerdy ways to beat the heat this summer

The final push of spring semester has begun. Graduates are posing for awkward pictures and feeling like dorks in their caps and gowns that they don mostly for family and friends. As graduates and those of us who will still follow the grind of school come wind down the semester, the promise of warmth and […]

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Sci-Fi Heroine: The oddest inventions on the Internet

We’ve all been perusing the Internet in all its vast glory and come across something we are unsure is actually real. We do a double take, squint at the screen and constantly ask, “What? Why?!” I’m sure most of you have had this happen. I had that experience this week, so I thought I would […]

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Do you have an account on a website? If so, then you probably need to change your password. On which site, you ask? Well, all of them. As modern-day college students, it’s pretty much required that we use some form of the Internet. Even if you’ve refrained from making accounts on time-drains like Facebook and […]

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Kickstarter offers new ways to fund ideas

In a new wave of ideas, businesses and projects are being funded through websites like Kickstarter.com. Kickstarter allows the public to view projects and businesses that need help with funding in order to get them off the ground through pledges to donate. Since Kickstarter.com launched in 2009, over $1 billion has been pledged by more […]

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An 8-bit Conversation: ‘Elder Scrolls Online’ provides welcome break

As another long and grueling semester winds to an end, many students at Weber State University look dreamily toward the sun-filled days of summer and a much-needed escape from academia. For some, the salty breeze and swaying palms of more tropical climes await. For others, the laughter and memories of more local hotspots beckon. And […]

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