Science & Technology

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Report says climate change hurting ocean life

A new report from the International Programme on the State of the Ocean (IPSO) warns that human activity is accelerating...

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IPCC report reveals strong evidence for human-caused climate change

The UN’s Climate Panel released a new, extensive report on Friday (Sept. 27), the fifth in a continuing series of clim...

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Curiosity uncovers surprising amount water in Martian soil

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has found water on Mars. Analysis by the rover Curiosity reveal...

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Valve announces SteamOS

On Monday, Sept. 23, Valve announced the impending release of SteamOS, an operating system that will deliver the ability...

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Observatory Corner: Sept. 26

Calvin College’s observatory will be open from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. this week. There is a possibility of clouds on Tuesd...

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Grand River cleanup event raises watershed pollution awareness

About 900 west Michigan residents combed around 30 miles of the Grand River and its tributaries’s banks last Saturday ...

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2013 Ig Nobel Prizes awarded for absurd achievements

The 2013 Ig Nobel prize winners were announced Thursday, Sept. 12 at Harvard University. Each year the magazine “T...

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Apple introduces new iPhones at California event

Apple Inc. introduced two new iPhone models at an event designed to showcase the next generation of its mobile phone har...

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Exploration finds cryptocurrency mining on campus infeasible

Nathan Menkveld, a senior computer science major, had an idea to harness Calvin’s computing power to generate extr...

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Microsoft announces $7.2 billion purchase of Nokia phones, patent

Redmond, meet Espoo. Microsoft announced a $7.17 billion purchase of Finnish telecom corporation Nokia’s Devices a...