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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

Baby fox. Photo by Sarah Mosteller.

Human activities prove detrimental to environment, increase risk of infectious diseases

Audrey Novinger April 14, 2020

Opinion Amidst the global COVID-19 pandemic that has claimed thousands of lives and spurred restrictions that affect more than one third of the world’s population, environmental sustainability may...

Political action, youth involvement necessary to protect environment

Political action, youth involvement necessary to protect environment

Bailey Stover April 10, 2020

[penci_text_block block_title_align="style-title-left"]In 1892, Scottish-American preservationist John Muir founded the Sierra Club. The environmental protection organization now has roughly 750,000 members...

Day 17

Day 17

Bailey Stover April 3, 2020

There’s no rest for the weary. Today is April 3. My body and I have different ideas of how much sleep is necessary to function. It seems 8 ½ hours just isn’t enough. As much as I wished I could have...

Photo illustration of single-use plastics by Sophie Froese.

Plastic pollution ruinous to environment, requires immediate action

Multiple Authors February 17, 2020

Earlier this year, a Sperm Whale was found dead on a beach in Scotland with a 100kg “‘Huge ball’ of nets, ropes, plastic cups, bags, gloves, packing straps, tubing” in its stomach, according to...

Climate change presents hazards for Missouri agriculture

Climate change presents hazards for Missouri agriculture

William Yoo February 3, 2020

Since he began walking, senior Evan Diehls has worked on his family’s Missouri beef farm. Just last year, he started taking on managerial tasks: checking the feed, sorting cattle, working sale dates...

Photo by Sarah Mosteller.

Invasive species threaten Missouri wildlife

Isabella Perkins January 16, 2020

Little decisions like burning coal, using non renewable resources and damaging the planet to dig up oil are all little decisions that contribute to climate change slowly killing off ecosystems, animal...

Where the sea meets the sand. photo by Maddie Orr

Is it too late?

Bailey Stover November 22, 2019

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