Going Bananas! November 26, 2019

Early in 2019, the government of Columbia announced that a banana-killing fungus called TR4 was attacking entire banana crops. The South American regi

Is Disney+ A Plus? November 15, 2019

When you want to watch your favorite movie or TV show, where do you go? Well, back in the day (yeah, we’re talking about when your parents were your

Loudest Bird Screams To Woo November 8, 2019

Have you ever fallen asleep to the peaceful hooting of owls or woken up to the sweet chirping of birds while camping? Animals make sounds as a way of

Brexit? Not Yet November 1, 2019

It looks like the Brexit saga hasn’t ended just yet, but the people of the United Kingdom (UK) will get their say as to which political party will h

Liar, Liar … Ads On Fire! October 26, 2019

Take a look at the advertisements around you. You know that their purpose is to sell you something, but how they each do that differs, right? Some mak

A Lively Tradition October 26, 2019

We love talking about traditions at Xyza because sharing different traditions is a great way of learning about different people and cultures. One of X

Making A Move? October 17, 2019

Earlier this year, the President of Indonesia, Joko Widodo, proposed that Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, be moved. Why? In addition to problems su

A Prizeworthy Battery October 12, 2019

Any idea what the size of the battery is that’s in your phone? Tiny! It’s actually around four inches long, although the exact size depends on the

Your Doll, Your Way October 4, 2019

Have you ever played with a doll and thought Why doesn’t this doll look like me? or Why can’t this doll have short hair? Well, Mattel, a company t