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Hypothesis and Investigation: The MARC Program

Hypothesis and Investigation: The MARC Program

Helena P. '24, Copy Editor and Writer, Community, Entertainment, STEM | August 19, 2022
Microglia, echinoderm, microbiomes, mealworms, exoplanets. These terms may spark some sort of familiarity to you, perhaps you have taken a course, listened to a presentation, or are intrigued by your own research in regards to them. All of these terms may have been, are currently, or will be the basis for a hypothesis in the MARC Program.
Ongoing Drought in Marin

Ongoing Drought in Marin

Gigi M. '25, Writer, Science and Community | February 14, 2022
The worst drought that Marin County has faced was the drought in 1976-77. Creeks and rivers were dried up and the Marin Municipal Water District had only 120 days of running water left. So what saved Marin County from completely running out of water? Water was pumped from the East Bay through a 6-mile pipeline over the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge. Jack Gibson, the director of Marin Municipal Water District since 1994 says that “The water district had done little preparation for a drought.”
What’s New in iOS 15?

What’s New in iOS 15?

Daniel M. '24, Writer, STEM | December 16, 2021
As is usual along with the release of the new iPhone for the next year Apple released a new software update, iOS 15. Given how most students at MA use iPhones, you might have a notification from System Preferences telling you to update your phone to iOS 15 or maybe you have already. There are many features that come with this new version of iOS, but here’s a rundown of each of them.
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