Innovations Combating Climate Change

Author: Nicole Reed Floating Solar Panels Large solar panel installations are difficult to build on uneven terrain and in urban areas. Floating solar panel installations on hydroelectric dams utilize the unused water surface near hydropower. By building the installations near hydropower it minimally disrupts aquatic environments and the hydropower can subsidize the solar panels. Globally … Continue reading Innovations Combating Climate Change

Evgeny’s Food Reviews December 2021

Author: Evgeny Stolyarov Question: Where in Vienna do you find the most rainbow flags per square meter? Answer: Spittelberg If you’ve never heard of Spittelberg, Spittelberg is Vienna’s fun and quirky neighborhood. Do you need Japanese stationery? Spittelberg has a shop for that. Do you want a local art show about the intersection of race … Continue reading Evgeny’s Food Reviews December 2021

TKC: Take out edition

You know, there's more to Viennese restaurants than just Fabios: A Series –– Take-Out Edition Of the over 8,000 restaurants and cafés in Vienna, many may be shutting down due to the numerous lockdowns. What can you do to aid the situation? Buy take-out! But, as you know, not all take-out is created equal. Finally, … Continue reading TKC: Take out edition

Founder of IB Tutor Austria

The Tutor Austria service, staffed by recent graduates of the IB Programme - including alumni of AIS - is a tutoring service that aims to assist international Austrian students. In an exclusive interview with Robin Morgan, co-founder, he delves further into the service, and how it specifically caters to the unique needs of an IB … Continue reading Founder of IB Tutor Austria

Wandavision Marvels the Screen

The widespread success and critical acclaim of WandaVision, Marvel’s first Disney+ show to grace our television screens, was by no means beginner’s luck. By: Alex Kennedy Officially announced in April of 2019 and released on January 15 of this year, this nine-episode limited series has left this reporter enamored and longing for more.  Following the … Continue reading Wandavision Marvels the Screen

The Science of Quarantine Hobbies

Well, here we are again… another few weeks under a quarantine that stretches on unpredictably into the future. If you’re like me, being forced to spend so much time at home has put you into a state of such boredom that you’ve kind of realized how it feels to be a goldfish: swimming around in … Continue reading The Science of Quarantine Hobbies

Online Volunteering

It’s difficult to find an opportunity to volunteer, especially during covid. Online volunteering makes it easier and safer to donate your time to important causes. Nicole Reed Finding places online to do this can be difficult -- it's hard to judge the workload before you actually accept it and the online aspect makes it hard … Continue reading Online Volunteering