Month: February 2016

Rubik’s Cubes Do Not Puzzle Packard

Rubik’s Cubes have a combined total of over 43 quintillion different possible configurations. Many people all over the world have taken an interest to the idea of speed cubing, solving different positions of Rubik’s Cubes as fast as possible. The world record is currently 4.90 seconds. Sophomore Andrea […]

Varsity Sports Recap: Week of 2/15

Week of 2/15: Boys’ Basketball (6-10, 9-10): The boys’ basketball away game on Tuesday against Glenelg was cancelled due to snow. Mt. Hebron won 57-45 against Marriotts Ridge on Wednesday. Senior Lance Madden and sophomore Cleveland Horton led the team with 18 and 17 points, respectively. On Friday, […]

Zika Goes Viral

The Zika virus originally surfaced in Uganda in the mid-20th Century. Zika is usually spread through mosquito bites and thus is generally found in tropical regions. The most recent outbreak of the virus began in South America, namely in Brazil, where the insect has flourished. In order to […]

O.J. Simpson Possibly Suffering from CTE

In 2015, Dr. Bennet Omalu exposed a highly dangerous, degenerative brain disease, Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE). Now, more than 20 years after millions watched the controversial court decision where O.J. Simpson was found innocent, Dr. Omalu is willing to bet his medical license that Simpson is suffering from […]