Happy 100th, Grand Canyon! March 1, 2019

In 1903, President Theodore Roosevelt visited this place and said, “It is beyond comparison—beyond description; absolutely unparalleled throughout

Man’s Best Friend Gets A New Home February 15, 2019

Here at Xyza, we love museums, but do you know what we love just as much? Dogs! That’s why when we heard that the American Kennel Club Museum of the

Not The Perfect Mate February 15, 2019

How do you help an endangered species thrive once again? Some might fight for policies to prevent people from poaching (or illegally killing wild anim

George Is Dead. Who Was George? February 7, 2019

A shy Hawaiian snail made news recently for being the last of its species. George, named after Lonesome George (the last surviving Galapagos tortoise)

Where In The World Is … The North Pole? February 7, 2019

If we tallied up interesting facts we shared this month at Xyza, this one would most definitely top the chart! You probably know of the north pole and

Is It Freezing, Or Is It Just Me? February 1, 2019

What’s colder than freezing? Because that’s what a lot of people in the Midwestern parts of the United States felt this week. Meteorologists predi

Goodbye, Boo. January 25, 2019

With his sweet teddy bear-like face, and tiny fuzzball frame, it’s no surprise that those who encountered him often said, “Awe … how cute!” Li

Welcome To The Dark Side … January 19, 2019

Of the moon that is! The start of 2019 has been an exciting one for space scientists and space enthusiasts alike! First it was the confirmed discoveri

TESS-ting, TESS-ting, 1, 2, 3 January 11, 2019

It launched last April and only started surveying the sky and space around it since July, but TESS, otherwise known as the Transiting Exoplanet Survey