Project Possible October 31, 2019

If you’ve ever thought that climbing Mount Everest in the Himalayas is difficult, you’d be absolutely right. Climbers practice for months and even

Underdogs? Nah … Call Us The Champions! October 31, 2019

It was the first time in eighty-six years that a baseball team from Washington, D.C. advanced to the World Series, but the Washington Nationals broke

Junior Reporter Interview: 3M Young Scientist Challenge Winner October 31, 2019

Earlier this year, 3M, the company known for making things like Post-Its and tape, asked young people attending 5th through 8th grades to share their

Book Review: The Secret Spiral Of Swamp Kid October 30, 2019

Xyza Junior Reporters Evan W. and Insha M.  had the chance to review a brand new DC graphic novel called The Secret Spiral of Swamp Kid by writer and

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

Trudeau Wins Re-Election October 26, 2019

This week, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s liberal party was re-elected to lead the country. Was it a landslide win like it was four years

They Came, They Saw, They Conquered! October 26, 2019

Have you ever watched your parents replace a lightbulb? It might have involved climbing up and balancing on a ladder to remove the dead bulb in order

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

Are You Prepared? October 18, 2019

It’s been thirty years since the people in the Bay Area of California witnessed what a 6.9 magnitude earthquake can do to a city. On October 17th, 1