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In 2019, Magellan 5th grade student Andre Wilson founded the Magellan Student Newspaper with the vision of sharing student ideas and opinions with the Magellan Community and beyond. The Magellan Student Newspaper – The Navigant – is a student-run, student-led after-school club for students in 3rd grade and up. The Magellan Student Newspaper team identifies important and relevant topics to share with the Magellan Community and beyond.

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Bose-Einstein condensate

By Evan Chatterjee   The Bose-Einstein condensate is the 5th state of matter and also the most mysterious. It was created in laboratories in 1995. The Bose-Einstein condensate is a state of matter in which the atoms seem to expand and absorb each other. The...

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Addiction

By: Suhan Tumu    In this article, I will talk about how addiction is caused and the other stuff around it. First, addiction is caused by a person both physically and mentally doing something pleasing or fun. Then if it is pleasant or fun, a neurotransmitter...

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FIFA World Cup 2022

By Lucas donangelo Photo courtesy of https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/football/top-stories/fifa-world-cup-2022-qatar-braces-for-highly-anticipated-finals-draw-on-april-1/articleshow/90563085.cms   Soccer fans, the FIFA World Cup Qatar is starting on...

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A Class Pet

By: Alina Dohmes    You may have noticed that several schools have class pets. However,  Magellan does not. Many of you have probably asked your teacher about getting a class pet. I know because I was one of them. I bet all of you got the answer: either...

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Planting season

By Calliope League   In my neighborhood, all you see are lawns. You may think this is not so bad, but do you know how much water and care they take to remain pristine? A lot! So for me, the ideal thing for someone to think when they see your yard is: “Wow!...

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Bunnies around the world

By Nora J    Bunnies are very important for our ecosystem. For instance, bunnies help to keep plant life alive and provide food for carnivorous predators. There are many types of bunnies. But today, I will only tell you my top 3 favorite species of...

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F1 Championship 2022

Photo courtesy of https://thefutur.com/content/f1-formula-1-logo-review-critique   The One and Only Max Verstappen(from Red Bull Racing) won the F1 Championship in 2021. But this 2022 Season, Checo Perez won the two hardest GP (Grand Prix) in the F1 season:...

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Our Recess

By: Maya    For those who like being outside, it's safe to say that you will agree with this article when I say that our recess has a few faults. For starters, we can't go outside when it rains, sprinkles, and sometimes even wet. Also, we can't go outside...

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The Graveyard Trio

By Penelope Jimenez   Chapter 1: The Attack   I screamed as a firm hand grabbed my leg, and a sharp pain rippled. Suddenly out of nowhere, a shark came up to me and saw I was hurt, so he dragged me back to the beach. I heard someone say shark, and that's...

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The Inspirational Soccer Game

A few days ago, my friends Hudson, Harper, Barrett, and I were playing soccer. We won 17 to 14. We were playing against my brother, Jesse, and his team. We celebrated at a big party when we won because my team had never won a soccer game. I was a goalie, and I blocked...

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Magellan’s Forever Home

By Legion and Cole   We have a new school building where we will have many new things with it. The first new thing is that it’s 88,000 sq feet in total space. The new facilities will have a lot more extensive library, music rooms, and a big art room. There...

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How Bees Make Honey

By: Lyra Carr   Bees are essential to humans. They pollinate our plants and flowers. Without them, we could not grow food.   One of the bee's most important jobs is to make honey. Every bee has a job in a colony of bees, but there are only three things you...

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Allen Iverson

By: Taran Thota Alleen Ezail Iverson was born June 7, 1975. Iverson played in the NBA for 14 seasons and played both point guard and shooting guard positions, which had a significant influence on the league. His sense of style changed the way NBA players dress up over...

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The Importance of Flies

The Importance of Flies By: Chloe Reneau 4A Photo courtesy of https://ranartblog.com/blogarticle02.html   Most people think that flies are gross and icky, but every once in a while, you should be reminded of the gift that flies give us. It all starts with the...

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Walt Disney World: Present

Do you know what Walt Disney World is? It's truthfully been declared "The most magical place on earth," and today we will show you why (Walt Disney World is located in Orlando, Florida).   Magic Kingdom is the heart and soul of Walt Disney World. There's a...

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Plastic Problem

  By Avni Jain    When you drink a Coca-Cola or a Sprite, after you drink it, you probably would put it in a recycling bin, thinking it's going to get recycled. But, unfortunately, these things don't get recycled.     Photos courtesy of...

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Endangered Animals

By: Dermot   There are so many types of animals, but sadly, a few are on the verge of going extinct. There is the Mountain Gorilla, the Red Panda, the Blue Whale, the Javan Rhinoceros, and finally, the Giant Panda. The Javan rhinoceros is the #1 most endangered...

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Swamp People

By Alec Wilson   Starting in the 1980’s Burmese pythons began to invade the Everglades, Florida. I found this as something I should write about. The idea came to me after watching a Youtube series called Catching giant pythons in the Everglades (Swamp People). This...

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The Good and the Bad about Candy

Hello, I'm Andy, and I'm going to talk to you about candy!  Valentine's happened… And you give gifts on Valentine's Day... Like candy… But… There is terrible candy, believe it or not... It's so sad... but I'm going to tell you some sweets not to eat... and if you love...

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Different Types of Chocolate

By: Maya H. M. and Tessa F.   INTRODUCTION    There are all different types of chocolate: some light, some dark, and some with fruit. The ancient Maya tribe called it "the food of the gods," a name that still suits chocolate considering the creamy flavor of...

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Rare Planet Types

By Aidan G. Some planet types are uncommon in the universe. Either because they don't last long or require exotic conditions to form. Yet some of these rare types of planets are also really strange. For example, they can be shaped like an egg due to their parent star!...

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