World Oceans Day June 1, 2017

What are you doing on June 8th? If you’re headed to the beach, you might find people participating in a beach cleanup, creating an art piece out of

Fresh Air For Sale? May 24, 2017

Air Pollution Drives People to Buy Bottled Air It’s a hot day and you open up a nice cold bottle of … air? It might sound a bit odd, but that’s

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

Wild Weather = Wild Flowers! April 30, 2017

There’s a saying, “April showers, bring May showers.” Well, it couldn’t be more true for California, except it wasn’t just April showers but

Earth Day Around the World April 23, 2017

Thousands of People Make Their Voices Heard on Earth Day Ah, Earth. It’s the planet that we call home. It’s the planet that provides for us, shelt

Then & Now: It’s Not That King’s Torso… April 17, 2017

WHAT HAPPENED: In March, a torso, head, and ear of a statue were unearthed in Cairo, Egypt. Given the size of the statue (just the torso itself weighe

Kids vs. The U.S. Government March 5, 2017

Who Says We Can’t Take You to Court? Around the globe, war is being waged. Not a war of army against army, but of humanity against the emerging

“Buzz the Bee” Goes Missing! March 5, 2017

WHAT HAPPENED: Last month, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service added the bumblebee to their endangered species list. NOW WHAT: The rapid disappearance

A First for NASA March 5, 2017

How does someone train for a trip to outer space, you might ask? Well, one of Jeanette’s training exercises was to wear a spacesuit for hours, get i