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A new shape: the hemihelix

A new shape: the hemihelix

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May 2, 2014

[aesop_image img="https://hilite.org/core/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/hemihelix-1.jpg" caption="SEAS.HARVARD.EDU / SOURCE" align="left" captionposition="left" lightbox="off"]Researchers at Harvard recently discovered a new shape, which has been dubbed the "hemihelix." It was discovered as a team of researchers...

Artistic differences: Grant and Jacob have it out over how far we can push the boundaries of art

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April 28, 2014

Grant’s Take: Art can be anything, but not always enjoyed or understood by everyone. Judging art is about as subjective as it gets. I am no more qualified than anyone to decide what “art” is and what isn’t. But in movements such as Dadaism, the purpose or meaning of the art is not universal...

To rock and not to roll: Grant and Jacob share their opinions on the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

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April 13, 2014

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame recently announced its newest batch of inductees. Among the newly recognized hall-of-famers are Hall and Oates, KISS, Nirvana, Cat Stevens, the E Street band, Linda Ronstadt, Andrew Loog Oldham, Brian Epstein and Peter Gabriel. As time goes on and modern musical genres...

Gravitational waves: what do they tell us?

Gravitational waves: what do they tell us?

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March 24, 2014

[aesop_image img="https://hilite.org/core/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/bicep2.jpg" caption="BICEPKECK.ORG / SOURCE" align="left" captionposition="left" lightbox="off"]Most people have probably seen recent headlines touting that proof of the big bang has arrived in the form of gravitational waves, “ripples”...

HiLite earns Gold Medalist rating from CSPA

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September 4, 2009

The 2008-09 HiLite newspaper earned All-Columbian honors in each of four categories from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA) in its most recent assessment of the publication. Additionally, the anonymous judge awarded the paper a total of 972 points out of 1,000, which qualified it for t...

The HiLite, redefined.

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August 11, 2009

By Michelle Hu <[email protected]> Dear Reader, As you may have noticed, the HiLite you’re holding looks different than maybe you’re used to. Perhaps half different? About the middle of last semester, our staff decided to switch from a broadsheet (tall and narrow) to a tabloid (shorter an...

HiLite Online awarded NSPA All-American rating

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July 28, 2009

By Michelle Hu <[email protected]> Annually, the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) invites school publications to submit Web sites for critique. Sites are judged not only on their ease of use, but also substance. Judges seek out innovative ways to convey the story to viewers in the sch...