What a trip!

Juno traveled to the planet, Jupiter. Photo - NASA

Juno traveled to the planet, Jupiter.
Photo – NASA

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In August 2011, the United States sent a spacecraft to Jupiter. The spacecraft is called Juno.

Juno arrived safely!

In July 2016, Juno arrived at Jupiter.

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Story reprinted from The Westcoast Reader newspaper,  September / October 2016

The latest issue of The Westcoast Reader is out!

This issue of The Westcoast Reader newspaper is a double issue for both September and October combined! Instead of the usual four pages, it is eight pages of articles.

September / October 2016 is eight pages!

September / October 2016 is eight pages!

We are trying out a new layout. What do you think? Please send us your comments.

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Can we save the ocean?

Bryan Slat working on his idea in his bedroom office. Photo courtesy of The Ocean Clean Up

Boyan Slat working on his idea in his bedroom office.
Photo courtesy of The Ocean Clean Up

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Boyan Slat says, ”Yes, we can!”

Who is Boyan Slat?

Boyan Slat is 21 years old. He lives in the Netherlands.

Boyan started thinking about how to clean up the ocean when he was 16 years old. His family was on vacation near Greece. He liked to swim in the Mediterranean Sea.

He noticed a problem in the water

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Watch the project grow on this video, Ocean Cleanup – The Beginning
Go to the Ocean Cleanup website to learn more

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