Find out how Rafał Biros got involved in the hunt for comets and became the youngest known finder of one.
Read about the different holidays celebrated this time of year by people all over the world.
Skim through these questions and answers about the new COVID vaccine.
Stories rooted in different traditions, time periods, and experiences appeal to families this holiday season.
Read about what these students have achieved through their continued activism.
Malala Yousafzai almost lost her life for her advocacy of girls’ education. Watch this short video to learn how she grew up to became a social activist and what she has accomplished.
Is the curse surrounding King Tut’s tomb real? Some people think so— read about why.
Ricardo Pimentel opened his home to about 300 dogs who, otherwise, may not have survived Hurricane Delta last month.
Leaving for the International Space Station won’t stop NASA astronaut Kate Rubins from doing her civic duty. Read about how elections work in space.
Consider what you’ve learned about Thanksgiving over the years. How does it compare to what is said in this video?
Tapi Yawalapiti is one of the remaining two people who know the Yawalapiti language. He’s doing all he can to to ensure it’s not completely lost one day.
Sesame Street is teaching children to stand up against racism in some of their newest episodes.
Check out this extensive virtual tour of the Museum of the American Revolution! Move through different rooms and click on artifacts to learn about an important part of American history.
How can relationships between law enforcement and communities begin to improve? Watch as author Dwayne Bryant offers his perspective.
Café owners in Uganda encourage their customers to learn sign language to interact with their staff. Choose the Quick Read text option to get the basic story or the Deep Read text option for more details.
A slave ship’s logbook was recently found and sent to Georgetown University for preservation. Its record of enslaved lives lost during the ship’s voyage is both tragic and telling.
Hurricanes, cyclones, and storms—oh, my! Read about all of the records being broken this hurricane season.
The recently released Mulan movie is actually based on an ancient ballad. Many debate whether this ballad is fact or fiction…
While COVID-19 continues to challenge us physically and emotionally, online chess is here to challenge us mentally. With limitations on what we can do in-person, more and more people are flocking to join the online chess community.
Read about often forgotten icon Wyomia Tyus and her quest for Olympic gold.