Lights, Camera, Distraction!

Have you seen children being addicted to social media rather than looking up to life? Well, social media is actually dangerous for children and they shouldn’t be using it if they can’t manage their time and be responsible. This article will let you experience the side effects as well as the advantages of social media…

SciTech: Good Fats vs Bad Fats

Most people probably think that the best way to stay healthy or lose weight would be cut down on the amount of fat you take into your body. Although this might sound reasonable, it is actually not the case. There are good fats that your body cannot produce on its own, so they must come…

SciTech: Mars…Not the Chocolate but the Planet (Pt. 2)

Welcome back to another article about the planet Mars! Last time, in part 1, we learned about the geographic features of Mars as well as the possibility of finding water on Mars. This time, we are going to focus on the actual discovery of the water and the possibility of finding traces of living organisms…

SciTech: Mars… Not the Chocolate but the Planet

Welcome back to SciTech – KISToday’s science and technology column! I’m sure you’ve had a relaxing summer and that you’re pumped up and ready for school again! Over the summer there have been some new revelations in terms of space discoveries… I will talk about those in this 2-part article. This is part 1 of…

Instagram or Snapchat?

Instagram or Snapchat? A question that is very popular these days. Instagram and Snapchat share some very common features, but at the end of the day, which of the two is better? Stay tuned and read the comparison.

How does Google Earth work?

The last time you got lost, how did you get home? Did you text a friend? Did you call a taxi? Most people would just use Google Maps. But how many know how it works? Google Maps was developed by two Danish brothers Jens and Lars Rasmussen and was launched on February 8, 2005. It…

SciTech: Air Pollution Pt. 2

In the previous article, we talked about the greenhouse effect, greenhouses gases, as well as how they contribute to global warming and climate change. This time, we’ll look more closely at the different types of air pollution and recent situations around the world. Sources of Greenhouse Gases First, we should begin by understanding how and…

Sci&Tech: Air Pollution Pt.1

Hi there! In this week’s news and science update, I’ll be writing only the first part of this topic: air pollution. Part 1 will be about the causes of air pollution while part 2 will focus on the effects of air pollution on humans and the environment. Hopefully, splitting it up like this will help…

SciTech: Inkjet Printers

What’s one of the most common devices you use in your daily life? If you’re a student or a teacher, that surely the answer to that would be this: printers! From printing homework sheets to making test papers, printers are handy for all sorts of jobs! What are inkjet printers like? After being introduced in…