EU Says No Thanks To Plastic Straws June 9, 2018

Like Malibu, California, the EU (European Union) is hoping to get rid of those pesky little plastic straws! What did plastic straws ever do to the EU,

Green Promises Around The World May 25, 2018

Some good news for those interested in making the world a greener place: Governments and companies around the world have big goals to help reduce poll

Clean Up On Aisle Pacific Ocean … May 4, 2018

Remember the story about millions of pieces of garbage in the Pacific Ocean? Well, there’s a plan to clean it up run by a company called The Ocean C

Complaints Curb Fee Hikes … For Now April 27, 2018

Last year, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke proposed raising the entrance fee for seventeen of the most popular national parks—and we’re not talking

Challenge Accepted: What’s Being Banned? March 16, 2018

Hey Kids! This is a brand new section of Xyza called, “Challenge Accepted!” What’s this section all about? We’re sharing some

Can Animals Get Homesick? March 9, 2018

The answer: absolutely. Similar to humans, animals can get homesick. Humans can feel sad and express a yearning to go home. Animals, on the other hand

Plastic Straws—You’re Not Welcome March 2, 2018

No more single-use plastic straws, stirrers, or cutlery! That’s right. Many environmental groups have been talking about the negative impact of stra

You’re Banned! March 2, 2018

This week, a top court in Germany issued a ruling that allowed cities to ban the use of diesel cars. Wait, ban an entire category of cars? What exactl

A Signature Shrinks a Bear and a Staircase … Now What? December 8, 2017

With the stroke of a pen, President Trump shrunk the size of Bear Ears National Monument by over eighty percent and Grand Staircase-Escalante National

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