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A Mask That Can Detect COVID? July 9, 2021

Background It’s been over a year since the novel coronavirus was discovered in Wuhan, China. While it has long overstayed its “welcome,

A Contest Fit For A Queen July 9, 2021

Why Should You Care? It’s a contest to design an emblem for Queen Elizabeth’s Platinum Jubilee. If you win, you’ll be a part of the

France Goes Against World Rugby Ban July 1, 2021

Background: Last year, World Rugby announced that transgender women (or those assigned male at birth who later transition to being female) would be ba

A Bridge Made Of Grass? July 1, 2021

The Q’eswachaka Bridge: A bridge made of woven grass is one of the few remaining relics of the Inca road system. The Q’eswachaka bridge hangs sixt

New Space Mission Equals New Spacesuit! July 1, 2021

Ever Wonder … … what it would be like to don a spacesuit, blast off to the International Space Station (or to the moon!), and take a spacewalk? Ba

No More Dogs Flying In? July 1, 2021

What’s Happening: The United States imports almost one million dogs a year from around the world, because more and more people want to adopt a p

El Salvador Says Yes To Bitcoin June 25, 2021

Have you heard of Bitcoin before? If not, here’s a quick explanation. Bitcoin is a type of cryptocurrency, or digital currency that can only be

Harris Is The First June 25, 2021

During Pride Month, cities across the United States celebrate the LGBTQ community by hosting events and parties. One of Pride Month’s signature

There’s More Than One Statue Of Liberty? June 25, 2021

Shocking, right? The Statue of Liberty was created by Frédéric-Auguste Bartholdi and stands proudly on Liberty Island off the coast of New York City