Leading Finland At Thirty-Four December 26, 2019

To you, our young readers, thirty-four years old might seem old. After all, it might be the age of your mom or dad! Gasp, we know! But all kidding asi

They Won! December 21, 2019

We love words here at Xyza, especially when there’s a story behind them, which is why we’re a bit nerdy about Word of the Year announcements. Well

Farewell, Mr. Spinney December 14, 2019

“Bad days happen to everyone, but when one happens to you, just keep doing your best and never let a bad day make you feel bad about yourself.” Wa

Long Live The Tweet! December 13, 2019

How do you say goodbye to a social media account? Some don’t care to say goodbye. Some don’t get a chance to before their account is deactivated.

Is Russia Banned From The Olympics? December 13, 2019

Two words that got the International Olympic Committee buzzing this month were Russia and doping. Doping is when athletes take illegal substances that

Skin Needed After New Zealand Volcano Erupts? December 13, 2019

White Island, a popular tourist destination off the coast of New Zealand, is one of the few active volcano sites in the world that allows tourists to

Youth Spotlight: Xyza Junior Reporter Celeste M. December 7, 2019

In this week’s Youth Spotlight series, we’re featuring our very own Junior Reporter Celeste M. Check out what she had to say about the new

Burton Brought Snowboarding To Life December 7, 2019

If you’ve ever been to a ski resort, you’ve probably seen the word “Burton” written on a snowboard, clothing, or some other snow gear. That’

Fighting Climate Change … Still Doing It! December 7, 2019

Last month, the Trump administration officially began the United States’ withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement. What is the Paris Climate Agre