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Wild Things :: Endangered Species Even Closer to Extinction

Jul 12, 2002

Many animals on the endangered species list are there because of lost habitat or pollution. Read on as Kidzworld takes a look at a case of human carelessness when dealing with our plants and animals.

Meteor Hunting at Lake Louise, Canada

Jun 26, 2002

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's none of the above... A meteor that hit Earth in October 2001 had people rushing to call the local authorities, not quite sure what it was they were witnessing.

New Planet Discovered

Jun 19, 2002

A pair of astronomers from the US has found a planet that closely resembles Jupiter. Other planets have been found in the vast universe, but have never resembled the planets of our solar system.

Wild Things :: Endangered Species of Fish

May 30, 2002

Fish are one of the hardest animals to keep track of. They migrate from streams to rivers to the ocean and we're never quite sure where they are, which makes it hard for us to protect 'em.

Wild Things :: Endangered Species of Birds

May 24, 2002

There are about 403 endangered birds in the world today. And despite increased government protection, many bird species are still at dangerously low numbers and on the verge of extinction.

Biomes of the World :: Forests

May 22, 2002

Forests play an important role in all our lives and cover one third of Earth's surface. Rainforests alone are home to half of the planets 5 to 10 million species. Read on for more cool forest facts!

Hubble Space Telescope

May 08, 2002

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has captured colliding spiral galaxies, another colliding galaxy and other close-ups of space we'd never see with the human eye. Check out how this telescope works.

Comets

Mar 30, 2002

Have you ever wished upon a shooting star? Are you sure it was a shooting star? Next time you catch a glimpse of a falling object in the night sky, you might be witnessing the passing of a comet.

World Geography Facts - Water

Feb 01, 2002

Grab a pen and piece of paper cuz Kidzworld has done some homework for you. Here's a list of records that have to do with water, like largest ocean, smallest lake... That sorta stuff.

Poisonous Poinsettia Plants

Dec 07, 2001

If someone told you a popular Christmas plant was poisonous, how far would you be willing to go to prove them wrong? Would you rub it all over your body? You won't believe what this guy does.

Planet Overview - Venus

Nov 23, 2001

Venus has mountains, valleys and volcanoes just like Earth. But before you pack your bags, read on...

When Alligators Attack

Oct 22, 2001

Looking for an excuse to get a dog? This heartwarming story might convince your parents. If not, they should have a word with 85 year-old Ruth Gay who�s cattle dog, Blue, saved her life.

Neptune the Windy Planet

Oct 18, 2001

What planet hasn't made an entire circle around the sun since it was discovered? That'd be Neptune but you already knew that didn't you. Now can you tell me why the planet is such a deep blue?

Hydro Energy

Oct 11, 2001

It's hard to imagine that water can be used to create electricity. The two are a dangerous combination that should never mix, right. True, so never bring your stereo in the shower with you.

When Eagles Attack

Oct 01, 2001

Beware of attacking eagles in Hampton Beach, New Hampshire. As long as you don't wave your grub around, you probably won't get dive-bombed. But the eagles might join your football game...

What Are Clouds Continued

Sep 27, 2001

Clouds Continued | Weather | Cirrus | Cumulus | Stratus | Wind

When Seals Attack

Aug 30, 2001

What happens when seals attack? 16 year-old Tyrone knows all about that. He was attacked by a seal and dragged under water and then eventually let go. He wasn't the only one attacked.

Flying Snakes

Aug 22, 2001

Can snakes really fly? No, but there's a group of snakes called flying snakes that live in trees. They leap off branches, suck in their gut, whip their tail around and 'fly' through the air.

Extreme Climates 2: Wettest Place

Aug 17, 2001

If the lost city of Atlantis was found it would be considered the wettest place on earth. Right now it's Cherrapunji, India. Despite being the wettest, there's still a demand for water there.

Facts About the Clown Fish (pg. 2)

Aug 15, 2001

The Disney movie, Finding Nemo has people going crazy for clown fish. Find out more about this cool sea creature. - Page 2

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Quiz! Which Beyblade Bladebreaker Are You?

You're having lunch in the cafeteria when a couple of peeps nearby start getting rowdy. What do you do?
  • Step in and break up the argument so nobody gets hurt.
  • Move to a new table so they don't spill your lunch.
  • Talk to them and see if you can calm them down.
  • Find out what the problem is and tell them how to solve it.