Queen Elizabeth II: 65 Years and Counting! February 12, 2017

On February 6th, 1952, Queen Elizabeth II’s father, King George VI passed away. At the young age of 25 years old, Elizabeth II took over the throne

Then & Now: Shamu January 17, 2017

  WHAT HAPPENED: Last year, SeaWorld announced that after 60 years of orcas (or killer whales) flying into the air and splashing happy families i

Five Facts About the Oscars January 12, 2017

On February 26th, millions of people from around the world will be watching the 89th Annual Academy Awards, or what is commonly known as the Oscars. T

Then & Now: Flint’s Water Situation January 12, 2017

Flint Water Crisis WHAT HAPPENED: A year ago, the people of Flint, Michigan discovered that they were using and drinking water that had been contamina

Will Emojis Come to Life? January 12, 2017

Well, it really depends on what you vote for. That’s right — Hasbro, Inc., the company who makes the iconic Monopoly board game, is asking people

Why Does the POTUS Pardon a Turkey? November 22, 2016

Well first of all, what does it mean to pardon a turkey? Simply put, it means that that particular turkey won’t get gobbled up on Thanksgiving day!

Who Was Gwen Ifil? November 21, 2016

  A journalist is someone who reports on things that are happening around the world. But what makes a journalist groundbreaking? It’s someone w

A Super, Supermoon! November 12, 2016

Does a full moon ever grab your attention? You may have seen a really large one last month. That was a supermoon, which is a full moon that is closer

Trivia: Are You Celebrating Halloween or Samhain? October 30, 2016

It’s a trick question because historians believe that Halloween actually originated from the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain. Why? Well people ce

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