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A Deep Look Into the Shallows

A Deep Look Into the Shallows

February 27, 2019

As the tide retreats and the coast returns from submergence, the abundance of marine life becomes ap...

Diving In

Diving In

February 27, 2019

“Imagine you are under water, off of a secluded island in the middle of the Caribbean, and you are...

Thermohaline Circulation

Thermohaline Circulation

February 27, 2019

For something seldom mentioned, thermohaline circulation is massively important in climate regulation. T...

Standing on their shoulders

Calvin Yan

February 25, 2019

Filed under Findings, Volume 2 Issue 2

We at Veritas magazine try not to discern between STEM people — or those who pursue science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) — and non-STEM people. Our audience is the student body: not students taking AP science classes, not students with scientist parents, not even students who know what the four-letter acronym...

Eating Your Allergies

Eating Your Allergies

December 10, 2018

  "This is a peanut free zone!” We all remember the designated lunch tables in elementary school tha...

Don’t Scrimp on Sleep

Don’t Scrimp on Sleep

November 28, 2018

Senior Miguel Moreno describes his worst night of sleep ever. Once in his first semester of junior ye...

Starman

Starman

October 12, 2018

* Photography by Andrew Chalmers Surrounded by darkness, a camera suspended on a tripod separates h...

Astronomical Ambitions

Astronomical Ambitions

October 12, 2018

“We arrive at the launch site at about 6 p.m. And of course, nothing works when we get to the launch...

Beyond Space

Beyond Space

October 12, 2018

“What? Wait. What? You can see the ring. You can see the ring!” says Senior Maria Fletcher, one of 20 or ...

Turtles to Teaching

Turtles to Teaching

October 12, 2018

“We’d jump from the boat and grab them [green sea turtles], and you’d grab their flippers and ...

Galactic Garbage

Galactic Garbage

October 12, 2018

Consider this repeated storyline through human history: we gain access to a new, pristine place that...

Shooting For The Stars

Shooting For The Stars

October 12, 2018

The road to Alpine Inn in Portola Valley is winding, and seems especially so at 11 p.m. The Inn’s parking...