Category: Local

Stocks fall, trade gap rises

America’s economy is taking hits from all sides, as the impact of reckless federal policies is being felt. Stocks declined by about 750 points in trading measured by the Dow Jones Industrial Index, bringing two day losses up to 1500…

Picturing early Mars

By Leah Burrows | SEAS Communications Robin Wordsworth of SEAS explains why just-announced landing site excites researchers It’s been an exciting week for Red Planet developments: One robot successfully landed on Mars and another got its long-awaited landing spot, the…

Hanukkah recalls story of the Maccabees

Tonight is the beginning of the celebration of Hanukkah, the Jewish holiday that celebrates dedication, resilience, and identity. While this is not ordinarily a solemn holiday in the modern Jewish faith, and usually is marked by festivities for children, latkes,…