How Did Lucy Die? September 11, 2016

Lucy the Australopithecus is the oldest known human ancestor. When her bones were discovered in a shallow stream in the country of Ethiopia 42 years a

How Cool Is This? A Drone for Pope September 11, 2016

Earlier this month, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan visited Pope Francis at the Vatican. During their visit, they gave him a model of the

How Cool Is This? Burning Man September 11, 2016

Tens of thousands of people headed to Black Rock Desert, Nevada for an event called, “Burning Man” earlier this month. Burning, what? Burning Man

Is It Possible…to Create a Wind Farm in the Ocean? September 11, 2016

Yes and it has been done! Wind turbines are large windmill-like objects that create electricity from wind. Wind turns the large blades of the wind tur

Is It Possible…for an Animal to Come off an Endangered List? September 11, 2016

Yes! This month, animal-lovers had a reason to celebrate: the beloved giant panda was removed from the endangered species list! How did this happen? W

Is It Possible…for Parks to Get Bigger? September 11, 2016

Yes! Yosemite National Park recently grew, 400-acres bigger actually — that’s the size of over 333 football fields! Earlier this year, an organiza

A Sunken Ship Worth Exploring! August 24, 2016

The Titanic is one of the most famous sunken ships — at least a dozen movies have been made about it! But there’s one ship that’s also getti

Do You Know These Sports Words? August 17, 2016

Some say sports is its own language — we’d have to agree, given all of the sports-related phrases that we’ve been hearing throughout the Olympic

What Does It Take? August 16, 2016

If takes a lot of hard work and dedication to get to the Olympics, but did you know that it also takes a lot of hard work to get a sport into the Olym

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