Josh Barker

Opinion: Why the “Trump-Russia” probe is not important

Ever since Hillary Clinton lost the Presidential election in November of last year, Russia is all cable news channels are capable of talking about. Every day there is some new story connecting Russia and the Trump team. Simply put: what they are talking about (at least as of now) isn’t important. The fact that Donald […]

You May Have Missed the Most Technologically Advanced Automobile

There is a car company that many people have ignored and continue to not take seriously. In 2013, it won Motor Trend Magazine’s Car of the Year. Despite this, in 2015, a prominent Bank of American-Merrill Lynch predicted it to collapse. Since then, the company has gone on to produce the most technologically advanced automobiles […]

iOS 11: The Cool New Updates Expected To Come Out This Fall

This past summer marked the 10th anniversary of the iPhone’s original release. It certainly revolutionized the cellphone industry, Apple isn’t done revamping its masterpiece yet. Apple’s latest announcement of iOS 11 is the biggest leap forward since the iPhone 6 and iPad Pro. In fact, iOS 11, once released, will be available on both devices. […]

The History of the iPhone

January 9, 2007 is a day that has forever changed the technology industry. While I was alive and in kindergarten, like most, I don’t personally remember that day. The day itself wasn’t dramatic like 9/11, but without it, we certainly wouldn’t be where we are today. That was the day of Steve Job’s keynote address […]

The Diaries of Winter Part 1

It was early morning in New York. I was standing on the edge of one of the area’s many harbors, looking out over the bay. A ship was just pulling into the port. I watched as the crew untied the rigging, lowered the sails, and steered the large ship into the docking area. The year […]

Take Your Own Jedi Tests

Star Wars, from the first day it came out, was wildly successful and popular. The storyline was fantastic,and the graphics were unlike anything anyone had ever seen. What else drew the fans? Starships shooting their laser thingies at each other in epic battles, clone troopers in their full body armor, Hans Solo and the Wookie, […]

Mission Terraformation

Mission Terraformation

It’s just another day, you’re talking home from school, backpack slung over one shoulder. The birds are singing, the sun is overhead, the trees are swaying gently in the breeze. The neighborhood you are walking through has houses lining the street, and some people are milling about. You pass a man walking his dog, a […]