An Olympics-Sized Ban December 8, 2017

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) issued its most severe punishment recently, banning the country of Russia from participating in the 2018 Win

Making More Than Just a Move? December 8, 2017

A single move can say a lot. Just think of the game of chess and how one move influences not only your next move but your opponent’s as well. No

No Snow, No Problem! December 8, 2017

How do you compete in a winter sport if you’ve never even seen snow? Well, three women from Nigeria are going to make history by being the first wom

A President Is Forced to Say Goodbye December 1, 2017

Thirty-seven years—that’s how long Robert Mugabe ruled the country of Zimbabwe before a took place earlier this month, forcing him to resign a

A Volcano Awakens December 1, 2017

It wasn’t a question of if, but when Mount Agung would erupt again. The last time that Mount Agung, a volcano on the Indonesian island of Bali,

Smog, Smog, Go Away … Don’t Come Back Another Day November 16, 2017

What happens when there is so much pollution, or smog, in the air that it makes people sick? Governments will take certain actions to try and keep peo

World Kindness Day November 13, 2017

What does it mean to be kind? Is it helping a friend with homework? Offering mom or dad the last cookie? How about participating in a local beach clea

You’re Out … Cause I Said So November 10, 2017

Less than two months ago, the country of Saudi Arabia made history by announcing via Twitter: “Saudi Arabia allows women to drive.” Let

Chinese President Xi Jinping Makes History November 3, 2017

What does it mean to be written into the constitution? Well, in China it means that you have A LOT of power! Very few leaders have been written into C


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