April showers bring May flowers

Humboldt State’s campus is painted every color of the rainbow as flowers bloom to beckon in spring

Illuminating the dark

Professor Derek F. Jackson Kimball sheds some light on his research into dark matter

Dissecting the dead

Cadavers and animals specimens give HSU students a unique opportunity

Power Down HSU!

Help out and power down HSU on March 6!

Studying dinosaurs is dino-mite

Humans can learn from dinosaurs’ experiences with climate change Humans can learn from dinosaurs’ experience with global warming. Elliot Dabill, president of the board of directors for Friends of the Arcata Marsh, gave a lecture on Friday Feb. 15 on

Black excellence in science

Cellular and molecular biology major, Tanae Nichols, shows other black girls, anything is possible

Meet the professor: David Gwenzi

David Gwenzi is this month’s professor profile. We talk about his culture, his academic achievements and his contribution to HSU.

Astrology versus Astronomy

Similar origin stories don’t change the fact that one tends to be taken more seriously Astrology is the study of how the planet’s movements affect our human sphere. Astronomy is the study of celestial objects and these objects are said

Are birds real?

Investigating and debunking the internet trend claiming birds aren’t real

Snowy plovers fight for protection

Humans act as primary threat to the endangered bird species A snowy plover egg sits in a small burrow on Clam Beach. A raven creeps up on the lonely egg and pecks it in half. The scavenger slurps up the

Virtual reality comes to Humboldt

By James Wilde   Virtual reality has come to Humboldt, with VR headsets available in both the McKinleyville and Humboldt State University libraries. Reporter James Wilde went to both libraries to check out virtual reality… For real.