NASA – Helical Engine

Kshin Patel - 1A Biomedical

Dr. David M. Burns who works for NASA at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama, USA, is the mind behind the idea that it may be possible to create an engine that has the capacity to travel at close to 99% the speed of light; that’s nearly 296,794,533 metres every second. Burns states in his […]

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Everything Facebook

Ratan Varghese - 3B Computer

Facebook. It’s the social network with more users than any nation, and the company with more controversies than most politicians other than Trump. Keeping track of all the frustrating things Facebook does is exhausting, so we at the Iron Warrior have read about them so you don’t have to. Now, without further ado, a summary […]

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Should Remembrance Day be a Holiday: Point

Gabrielle Klemt - 4A Geological

Remembrance Day should be a holiday. See, Remembrance Day is not a day like any other. The importance of this day is not one of glorifying war, it’s about recognizing the peace we have, it’s about nostalgia, and it’s about loss. When the armistice to end hostilities was signed at the end of World War […]

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Remembrance Day PCP – Counterpoint

Kirsten Ehlers - 2A Biomedical

Remembrance Day should not be a holiday. My peers in Alberta and New Brunswick will disagree with that statement. However, the provinces of Quebec, Ontario, Nova Scotia, and Manitoba, and the Canadian Legion all share the same opinion as me. Firstly, consider the meaning of Remembrance Day. Remembrance Day is not a celebration; it is […]

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Leafy Thoughts: “Shift Zero” Waterloo

Gabrielle Klemt - 4A Geological

One popular saying of the Zero Waste movement has long been that the planet doesn’t need a handful of people living perfectly sustainable lives, it needs everyone to try their best. It was reading a similar sentiment in an Instagram post last year that made me realize I had weird resentment towards the Zero Waste […]

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Editorial – Issue 4

Kirsten Ehlers - 2A Biomedical Engineering

We’ve got a great issue for you inside. We’ve got more design teams for you; Midnight Sun, ProtoMD and WatSub will be rounding off our final design team spotlight. Any other interested teams can contact iwarrior@engsoc.uwaterloo.ca. We would be happy to hear more about your team. The crossword is Prof-themed. I would highly recommend checking […]

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