Astronomers have recently discovered the solar system’s most distant object, thus far, which they creatively nicknamed “FarFarOut.” It is 3.5 times more distant than Pluto (140 times farther away than the Earth from the sun). The proposed distance for Planet 9, according to Greg Laughlin, an astronomer at Yale University is, “[the] best estimate for its [planet 9’s] current position and brightness put it about 950 times farther than Earth from the Sun.” For now, Planet 9 remains an elusive possibility as we continue to explore what lies on the fringes of our own solar system and galaxy.
Junior year is stressful, and that stress stretches into the first semester of senior year as students struggle to prepare for standardized testing and college applications. Here are some tips on how to prepare for the college application season and be prepared for your senior year of high school.
As you step behind the white line on the running track, adrenaline runs through your veins as you get yourself ready for the race of your life. You jump up and down and try some breathing exercises, anything to get that gold medal. And for some athletes, they really would do anything to get that gold medal, like cheating with more oxygen. That’s where blood doping comes in.