The student news site of Stillwater Area High School

The Pony Express

‘Hidden figures’ brings untold true story to life

‘Hidden figures’ brings untold true story to life

Maya Aflakpi, Copy Editor
February 14, 2017
Filed under Arts, TV & Film Reviews

The movie Hidden Figures is a truly inspiring story for people of all ages. It is directed by Theodore Melfi and was at the top of the box office for two weeks. Hidden Figures was released on Dec. 25 and was a big hit. It is an untold true story, that took place in the 1960s, about three African America...

Hillary Clinton could expand space potential

Hillary Clinton could expand space potential

Megan Ramberg, Online Editor
November 5, 2016
Filed under Political Opinion

America has been one of the top countries in the world when it comes to sending astronomers into space and collecting information. The argument of space, with intersections of climate change has been an issue for countless years. In early 2015, former Republican candidate Ted Cruz proposed that c...

New zodiac sign leaves astrology followers confused

New zodiac sign leaves astrology followers confused

Ava De Jonge, In Studio Photo Editor
October 13, 2016
Filed under Student Life

Sorry to all of the Scorpios who have persistent passion for what they believe in, the headstrong Aries or the stubborn Leo's who will not believe that there might be a new zodiac sign. NASA released a statement at the beginning of the year saying that 3,000 years ago, the Babylonians creat...

NASA develops new space suit design

Natalie Gjermo
May 22, 2014
Filed under Health and Science

NASA has developed three new space suit designs to replace the current one which is starting to become outdated. The three new designs are named “Biomimicry,” “Technology” and “Trends in Society.”  All of the designs are functionally similar, but are different in what they look like.  The f...

NASA grossly underfunded

NASA grossly underfunded

Chase Lau
February 28, 2014
Filed under Political Opinion

“To be sure, we are behind, and will be behind for some time in manned flight. But we do not intend to stay behind, and in this decade, we shall make up and move ahead.” On Sept. 12, 1962, president John F. Kennedy presented his famous speech encouraging America to reach for new heights. Over the next decade, the National Aeronautics and Space...

Voyager 1 soars through the solar system

Katie Beedle
October 16, 2013
Filed under Health and Science

The Voyager Spacecraft program, initially launched in Sept. 1977, recently left the solar system. This is the first human made product ever to leave the heliosphere. The Voyager 1 of NASA’s Voyager Spacecraft program was recorded to have left our solar system as of Thursday, Sept. 12. It is recorded...

The student news site of Stillwater Area High School
NASA