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Nic Bishop's written a great book about mammals categorized as Marsupials (oh, that’s the name of the book, too). Here’s some of the info you’ll find inside …
Ocean acidification is more proof that we humans have really screwed up when it comes to taking care of the ecosystem.
LEGO is holding an essay contest for kids called the LEGO CLICK Awards. Share your inventive ideas and have a chance at winning a $5,000 savings bond.
Floating in the waters of the North Pacific Ocean is one lasting human legacy we can’t be proud of at all – a giant floating island of garbage.
In case you haven’t heard of them or never seen one in real life, a “doodle” is a dog that has the poodle breed mixed with a second breed.
An elephant and a dog; a kitten and a crow; a turtle and a hippo – these are some of the oddest – and cutest – animal couples you ever did see!
She’s only 14 but she’s the fastest texter in Canada.
The United States is a great country, built on a solid foundation of basic legal rights and responsibilities for every citizen. But among America’s many laws and regulations are some of the weirdest rules we’ve ever heard of! Check 'em out and see if
We want all you kids out there to always remember to drink a lot of water and stay hydrated. However, if you mainly drink your water out of plastic water bottles, we want you to stop sipping for a moment and think about WHY you do it.
People are seeing change all over the world. Arctic sea ice is melting earlier and forming later. Glaciers are disappearing. Heat waves, storms and floods are becoming more extreme. Insects are emerging sooner and flowers are blooming earlier. In some pla
If you’ve ever watched the show Friends, you probably remember that Chandler and Joey kept a chicken and a duck as pets in their New York apartment. Now, the city is NOT the place for a duck – ducks prefer to be waddling around inside, sleeping in the
When the first settlers arrived from Europe, they settled on the East Coast of America because it reminded them of home. But, if they thought everything in this new land would be familiar, they were very wrong. Once the new Americans had their independenc
Many sayings, images, animals and even plants are highly symbolic of the United States of America. One of the most famous American symbols is a bird – the bald eagle. The proud eagle has been a symbol of the country since the American Revolution, when e
A huge cleanup is underway after two earthquakes shook eastern Afghanistan on Friday.
Tijana is a baby kangaroo who is being looked after by zookeepers in the European country of Serbia after being abandoned by her mother.
Four men who founded an online file-sharing website have been sentenced to a year in prison.
Most of us have good intentions when it comes to the environment. But when Earth Day comes around, how many people actually do something special to honour, celebrate and protect the world?
President Obama and his family have a new pet! A Portuguese Water Dog puppy named Bo.
A lifeguard dog that was banned from a British beach will be back on duty this summer after hundreds of people signed a petition to get him back.
A horse is having to be kept covered up because it has become allergic to grass.