The Oracle

Along with potential benefits, athletic turf poses possible hazards

Ryan Li, News Editor

March 1, 2019

  In 2007, the Palo Alto Unified School District (PAUSD) accepted an anonymous $2.6 million donation to install new synthetic turf fields at both Gunn and Palo Alto High Schools. The contractor hired to install the fields, O....


December 7, 2018

Adidas was founded in Herzogenaurach, Germany in 1949 by Adolf Dassler who began by producing shoes. Nowadays, Adidas is a widely worn brand, known for its athletic and casual wear, and its lines have become popular among peopl...

Gymshark Athleisure Review

December 7, 2018

Gymshark is an online store popular brand for athleisure. There are, however, some pros and cons that should be taken into consideration before clicking that “confirm purchase” button.  Let’s start by reviewing the pros: pr...


Devon Lee, Tech Editor

December 7, 2018

Nike is statistically the strongest sports brand in the world. Today it's net worth sits at over $28 billion, nearly double that of its next biggest competitor, Adidas. However, this successful company came from humble beginnings,...

Basketball Q & A

Noa Rapoport, Lifestyle Editor

December 7, 2018

The Oracle: What position do you play on the basketball team? Mollie Keulker: I play point guard. It’s challenging because you have to run the floor, and you have to think about what’s best for your team and get the whole team involve...

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