Author Archives: Austin L

Capstone Project

 The Capstone project was a great learning experience for me. During the research stage of the project, I learned new information about China’s energy production. It was really interesting to study China’s renewable energies and fossil fuels energies. This project … Continue reading

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Very Interesting Catapult Challenge

This project required us to create a catapult that is able to fire a ping-pong ball at a consistent and accurate distance. We ended up making three prototypes, each having their own characteristics. The first prototype was a basic and simplistic … Continue reading

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Polymer Journal #4

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Polymer Journal #1

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The Power of Censorship

Book Picture by Austin Lu “IT WAS A PLEASURE TO BURN” (Bradbury, 1) In the society of Fahrenheit 451, firemen burn books rather than putting fires out. Montag, the main character, is a fireman. The people in this futuristic American … Continue reading

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Polymer Journal #3

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Polymer Journal #2

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Two Worlds Divided

The Karakoram Highway (23) Nature’s beauty is shrouded by human’s waste. The snowy mountain’s magnificence, hidden from our eyes. The sickening smog becomes an impenetrable barrier, blocking out the nature, never to be seen. The highway down below only sees … Continue reading

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Sacrifices

The Hunger Games: Mocking Jay by Austin Lu “To survive, sacrifices must be made” The entire trilogy of The Hunger Games is based on sacrifice, whether it is Katniss taking her sister’s place in the Hunger Games, or killing other … Continue reading

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Chinese Cultural Revolution

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