Scientists find moon cave

Human colony or media hyperbole? On Oct. 19, the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency announced the discovery of a 50-kilometer-long cave formed by lava flows under the surface of the moon. According to...

Pride and Periods

Without menstruation, civilization as we know it would not exist. Yet, the very society that is built on female periods often shames this vital part of the reproductive cycle in innumerable ways. Here, The...

Julian vs. Julian: Snapstreaks

Since its introduction, the Snapstreak has become an integral part of TAS students’ lives. For those who send mass Snaps to maintain their streaks as part of their daily morning routine, the loss of...

YA spinoffs: more quantity than quality

Percy Jackson. The Hunger Games. Harry Potter. Divergent. For the past ten years, these prominent young adult series have captivated the minds and hearts of youths across the world. But lately, an alarming...

Bitcoin: worth more than just a bit

In the early hours of January 2, 2017, the value of the digital currency known as Bitcoin passed the 1,000 USD mark for the first time in over three years. This makes it more than 250 times more expensive than...

‘Tis the season to get fit

In a vibrant, modern city like Taipei, there is always an endless array of intriguing activities open to the public. Running events have recently become a hot trend, featuring fun, social media-friendly themes...