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Two Monarch Butterfly Activists Killed and Why It Matters

Two Monarch Butterfly Activists Killed and Why It Matters

Aaron Hsu, News Section Editor

February 13, 2020

Just this past month, two monarch conservation activists in Mexico were found dead. The deaths have drawn attention to the tangle of disputes and violence surrounding the Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve, which encompasses most of the overwintering sites of monarch butterflies.    The...

St. Paul Woman finds Missing Dog after 3 Years, All Thanks to a Beer Can

St. Paul Woman finds Missing Dog after 3 Years, All Thanks to a Beer Can

Avery Haney, News Staff

February 12, 2020

Monica Mathis, owner of lost pooch “Hazel” reported she had lost track of her dog 3 years ago while residing in Iowa. After years of dedicated search, her efforts were finally rewarded.  Currently living in Minnesota, Monica marveled at the incredible coincidence that led Hazel to be returning hom...

Why You Should Consider a Tarantula as a Pet

Why You Should Consider a Tarantula as a Pet

Aaron Hsu, News Section Editor

February 11, 2020

Many people don’t consider tarantulas when looking for an animal companion. They gravitate towards a goldfish or a hamster when tarantulas make just as great of an easy, affordable pet. Here are some of the reasons you should get a tarantula based on my experience.   Pros: There are very little upfront costs The cost of set...

Self-Driving UPS Delivery Trucks

Self-Driving UPS Delivery Trucks

Jimena Ruano, News Staff

February 6, 2020

UPS has ordered 10,000 electric delivery trucks to be tested in Atlanta, Georgia for the possibility of a faster and more efficient delivery service.   With these new electric delivery trucks, UPS would be able to pick up deliveries and drop them off during the night as well as in the aft...

‘1917’ Review: Last Man Standing

‘1917’ Review: Last Man Standing

Andrew Gu, Aaron Hsu, and Prateek Yadav

February 3, 2020

1917 is a cinematic masterpiece, not only through its revolutionary camera work but also for its soulful storytelling and incredible audio design. A multitude of factors justifies this film’s whopping 10 Oscar nominations.   Cinematography - Andrew:  Legendary cinematographer Roger...

Mrs. Langley Has Been Cancer Free For Five Years!

Mrs. Langley Has Been Cancer Free For Five Years!

Abby Settipani, Sports and Entertainment Staff

January 23, 2020

Lambert teacher and swim coach, Mrs. Langley, has been cancer-free for five years today! The students in her dramatic writing class surprised her with a party to celebrate. On behalf of the Lambert Post, congratulations to Mrs. Langley on five years of being cancer-free! ...

Lambert’s New Faculty Member: Duck!

Lambert’s New Faculty Member: Duck!

Livi Wold

January 17, 2020

A teacher by the name of Mary Nicoletti - who works as a teacher of exceptional students at Lambert and sponsors the equestrian team - owns the school’s therapy dog who turns frowns upside down!   Duck had been donated from Scott Rucker, the owner of Rucker dog training, and had been take...

All About the Fires in Australia and How You Can Help

All About the Fires in Australia and How You Can Help

Laney Halter

January 15, 2020

Australian forests have been burning since the middle of November, and this burning has led to the loss of a high amount of Australian wildlife. Many Hollywood stars have spoken up about the issue, and are encouraging their fans to donate to relief efforts.    The Australia bush fires began in the midd...

‘The Mandalorian’ Season 1 Review: This is the Way

‘The Mandalorian’ Season 1 Review: This is the Way

Andrew Gu, Opinion Staff

January 9, 2020

It has finally happened. The small-screen side of Star Wars has made its live-action debut with The Mandalorian, and what a first impression it has made. Spearheaded by Dave Filoni, who was the main man behind beloved shows like The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels, along with Jon Favreau, who directed...

Why Midterms Should Not Exist

Emily Weimer, News Staff

December 16, 2019

The week of anxiety-ridden insanity stemming from seven soul-crushing tests- also known as midterm week for high school students- should not exist.  Midterms are about memorization The school system is severely negligent as it promotes the belief that students can accurately display their intelligence...

Die Hard: The Perfect Christmas Movie

Die Hard: The Perfect Christmas Movie

Andrew Gu, Opinion Section Editor

December 13, 2019

When Christmastime rolls around, all of us commence our yuletide routine. We play the classic carols, light the fireplace, pour the hot chocolate, and of course, we all gather to watch our favorite Christmas movies. We all know the ones: Home Alone, A Christmas Story, Elf, It’s a Wonderful Life, among ...

Repticon is Slithering into Atlanta this Winter Break!

Repticon is Slithering into Atlanta this Winter Break!

Aaron Hsu, News Section Editor

December 13, 2019

The Repticon team is bringing yet another two-day show and sale of reptiles, invertebrates, and other exotic animals on January 4th and 5th, 2020. Repticon will be hosted at the Gwinnett County Fairground (2405 Sugarloaf Parkway Lawrenceville, GA 30045).   Repticon shows have been running acr...