Articles by Andrew Pruim

Andrew Pruim

Andrew Pruim is a Chimes staff writer for the 2012-13 school year.

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Google transparency report reveals rising removal requests

With the growth of the Internet world wide, it is commonly thought that whether legally or illegally everything is avail...

The project brought back enough components to fashion displays of two full F-1 engines. Photo by Bezos Expeditions
Piece of space history recovered from ocean floor

On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 landed the first men on the moon, one of humanity’s greatest accomplishments. While most p...

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NASA’s Voyager 1 approaches the edge of our solar system

“Space: the final frontier…to boldly go where no man has gone before.”–Star Trek Original series opening...

Boeing Dreamliners grounded due to lithium-ion battery fires

Industry is always looking for ways to save money, and the airline industry is no exception. Two of the major factors in...

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$12.8 billion granted to European Space Agency

In a budgetary compromise last Wednesday, the European Space Agency (ESA) was granted 10-10.1 billion euros, the equival...

One of ORCA's functions was supposed to call citizens reminding them to vote on election day.  Wikimedia
ORCA vs. Narwhal offers lessons in campaign technology

This campaign season we saw the rise of memes and GIFs as political communicators. While it is unclear that they had any...

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Space X: The next generation of flight

“We choose to go to the moon. We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are...

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Asian carp threaten Great Lakes, Obama and Romney respond

Most people who have been living around the Great Lakes or the Mississippi waterways for the last few years know that we...