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Planet Overview - Jupiter

Jun 07, 2001

The largest planet is well known for its Great Red Spot. The colorful swirl of gases on Jupiter is actually a hurricane about the size of two Earths. Scared yet?

Wild Things :: Puffer Fish

May 24, 2001

These fish got their name because when they become alarmed they puff themselves up with air or water. They are also a delicacy in Japan even though people have died from eating them.

Dust Storm on the Loose

May 09, 2001

Dust storms aren't just something the Tasmanian Devil leaves behind. In fact they are larger and more serious than most people think. They block people's vision and cause major accidents.

Dinosaur - Apatosaurus (ah-PAT-oh-sawr-us)

Apr 23, 2001

Did you know that the so-called "brontosaurus" from the Flintstones never really existed? That's right. This dinosaur is actually an apatosaurus.

Protecting the Ecosystem or Animal Cruelty

Apr 19, 2001

Is hunting to control the population of animals OK or is it just animal cruelty? Here are some animals that are hunted in North America and around the world. Check it out before you make up your mind!

Planet Overview - Earth

Apr 18, 2001

Even though 70 per cent of our planet is covered in water, we can only use one percent of it. Earth is also the only planet that humans can live on because we have the most oxygen and water.

Wild Things :: Invasion of the Bot Fly

Apr 11, 2001

There's a reason the fly swatter was invented. The bot fly species invade living tissues or organs of animals and humans. They tunnel into the flesh and have to be surgically removed.

Biomes of the World - Desert (pg. 2 )

Apr 11, 2001

Biomes represent different geographical areas of the world with distinct and extreme weather patterns and climates. - Page 2

Gators in New York's Sewer

Mar 23, 2001

If you're a local or a visitor to New York, don't be surprised if you see a gator trying to come up through a manhole. They are also trying to make it out of the city's sewer through toilets.

Planet Overview - Mercury

Mar 19, 2001

Mercury has tall hills and high cliffs - perfect for rock climbing. Unfortunately, even with a ton of sunblock, you'd fry up there.

Our Sun

Mar 02, 2001

Did you know it takes light only 8 minutes to travel from the Sun to the Earth - but 176 years to drive the same distance?

Wild Things :: Beware of Fire Ants

Feb 27, 2001

Don’t let size fool you. Fire ants are not creatures to mess with. They will attack anything including pets, cows and even humans. And these guys are on the move across the United States.

Basics of Our Solar System

Feb 18, 2001

Our little corner of the universe is full of planets, moons, and a sun. How much do you know about our galactic neighborhood?

Weather - Clear Creek Fire

Dec 16, 2000

On July 8, 2000 lightning struck a dry area deep in Clear Creek on the Salmon-Challis National Forest in Idaho. Learn about the Bush Fire on Kidzworld.

Bush Fire

Dec 16, 2000

Bush fires have caused major damage around the world, but nowhere more than southern California. Every year the headlines read about thousands of houses lost. Find out about these dangerous fires here

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Your cell phone rings during an important discussion with your BF. What do you do?
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