Features

Where neoliberlism stands in the globalised world

“Central Asia and Eastern Europe experienced post-communist extrication and the new international environment as independent states in very different manners. The Central Asian states were not transformed, as Eastern Europe was, by the forces of...

The research tug of war behind exoplanet k2-18b

Water vapour has been discovered in the atmosphere of exoplanet K2-18b, and while this major discovery may seem like positive news, tensions have arisen among researchers. This is namely because two separate studies were published, both of which...

Notes on the day of the Climate Strike

Blue sky, green field, smiles, chants, and discussions happening all around the beautiful Meadows in central Edinburgh.  It’s the 20th of September, the anticipated start of Climate week of Fall 2019, and thousands from across the city and...

Liberation in the era of the Second Amendment

The shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas this August were, despite their tragedy, unsurprising. The United States has averaged one mass shooting (at least four casualties) per day in 2019 alone and in most cases, including Dayton and El...

The Student Newspaper 2016