El Estoque

Let’s address climate change

This image from NASA's terra satellite was able to capture the huge swath of smoke generated by the California wildfires.

Neysa Singh

September 11, 2020

Examining recent effects of climate change from Earth Overshoot Day to California’s current condition

The California wildfires impact the FUHSD community

This image from the NASA Earth Observatory demonstrates the extent of California's 2020 wildfires and the burn scars left on the state. Used with permission | NASA

Oishee Misra

August 30, 2020

Students and staff receive evacuation notices due to spreading wildfires

An Earth Day promise

An Earth Day promise

Stuti Upadhyay

April 22, 2020

COVID-19 presents an opportunity to pursue climate action with renewed vigor

Up in flames: Australian bushfires from July 2019 continue to devastate

Senior Isabelle Dingli, an Australian citizen, spent her winter break in Melbourne, about 100 miles away from the nearest fires, but she says the air quality impacted her.

Ishaani Dayal and Tina Low

February 11, 2020

Since late July 2019, Australian wildfires have ravaged over 26 million acres of land and destroyed over 3,000 homes. After the deaths of three American firefighters on Jan. 23, the fatality count rose to 34, while approximately one billion animals have been killed or displaced.  According to profess...

The Greta Thunberg hate train

Photo used courtesy of Creative Commons

Claire Yang

February 7, 2020

Why conservatives’ hatred for Greta Thunberg is ignorant and shameful

Meaningful Protesting

During March of 2018, MVHS students hosted a school walk-out in order to protest against gun violence in America.

Oishee Misra

September 25, 2019

Refuting my previous belief that protesting is ineffective

Positivity Podcast Ep. 1: Democratic debates

Graphic | Oishee Misra

Lakshanyaa Ganesh and Oishee Misra

September 22, 2019

t’s easy to resign to dismay while attempting to stay informed about the latest news around the globe. That’s why opinion editors Lakshanyaa Ganesh and Oishee Misra discuss the silver linings that emerge from the seemingly limitless “bad news” shared daily.  On episode one, they discuss the...