World Response To COVID-19: US July 10, 2020

We’ve looked at how New Zealand, South Korea, Singapore, and Sweden have dealt with COVID-19; now, we’re turning to the US. The United States curr

Junior Reporter Stories: Asian Hornets June 26, 2020

Junior Reporter Sophia F. was inspired by Xyza’s article, What Would We Do Without Bees? and decided to do some research on a kind of bee that&

Civil Rights Act Protects LGBTQ Community June 26, 2020

In 1964, US President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act, a piece of history-changing legislation that made
it illegal to discriminate ag

What Is Juneteenth? June 19, 2020

Many historical moments are worth commemorating. June 19th is one of these dates because it marks the anniversary of a very important declaration in t

The NBA’s Back! June 15, 2020

When the NBA suspended all games in mid-March because of the COVID-19 pandemic, no one knew when they’d return or if they’d return to close out th

Can A Virus Impact Elections? June 12, 2020

Did you know that more than twenty countries will hold elections in 2020? The COVID-19 pandemic is undoubtedly affecting sporting and business events,

What Role Does Social Media Play In Fact-Checking? June 12, 2020

Remember when we talked about how Instagram decided to hide the number of likes a post receives? That was one way for a huge social media company to c

Why Is June Pride Month In The US? June 8, 2020

Countries around the world celebrate the LGBTQ community during different times of the year. In the United Kingdom, for example, Pride Month is celebr

Update: Let’s Go! From The US To Outer Space June 7, 2020

Update: June 7th, 2020 On May 30th, 2020, NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken took a historic mission to the International Space Station (ISS)