Binge-watch Is a Real Word! May 17, 2017

It’s Saturday night and you’re happily playing Scrabble with your family. It’s your turn and you have three s’s and a bunch of vowels. “What

What’s Going on in Outer Space? May 16, 2017

About two months ago, NASA announced the discovery of seven new planets circling TRAPPIST-1 (a red dwarf star that’s about 40 light years away)—an

Football to Golf: A Natural Transition? May 11, 2017

What happens after you’ve had a successful career as a professional football player? Well, if you’re National Football League Hall of Famer Dan Ma

MTV Awards: Who Was the Belle of the Ball? May 8, 2017

If you’re looking for the latest Lady Gaga video, you might search for it on YouTube, but ask your parents where they looked for their favorite musi

Who is Making All that Noise? May 5, 2017

A little girl is making a lot of noise, but she can’t speak, is only four feet tall, and quite frankly doesn’t physically do anything. In fact, sh

Happy Thai New Year! April 17, 2017

It’s April 13th and you’re walking around the city of Bangkok, Thailand when all of sudden you feel a sprinkling of water on you. “Oh, I must ha

Then & Now: Look Who Showed Up April 17, 2017

WHAT HAPPENED: About a year ago, Xyza wrote an article about Julia, a new character who would be joining Elmo and his friends on Sesame Street. She is

Then & Now: NCAA Basketball Champions April 17, 2017

WHAT HAPPENED: It was all about March Madness last month, a time when a flurry of college basketball games are played until a champion is determined.

Then & Now: Free Money in Canada Too! April 17, 2017

WHAT HAPPENED: It’s an idea that cities like San Francisco and countries like Finland are experimenting with: giving away money for free. By giving