Can't Stop, Won't Stop: Hip Hop Inventor Fights for Healthcare

“Now if that ain’t science I don’t know what is / The ingenuity of these young black kids” -MURS, “The Science” By N. HAVLIN and JOHN GERGELY Who played the first guitar chord? Who composed the first melody? It is difficult to point to the moment when a new form of...

Your Turn: Why Do You Wear a Headscarf?

Many Muslim women and girls wear a headscarf, call a “hijab.” “Hijab” is an Arabic word that means “cover.” IndyKids asked these girls in the Bronx, New York City, why they wear a hijab and what it is like to wear one. I wear it because it is part of my religion....

Meet…Sari from The Philippines

Name: Sari Aguilar Labrador Age: 11 years old Hometown: Quezon City (former capital) Languages spoken: English, Filipino, some Spanish and a little Japanese Family: Dad Albert, mom Pia and Older sister Gita Parents’ Work: Dad is a photographer and mom is a full-time...

Prepare To Bee Amazed!

Photo: Rachael Gordon Kids from Blackawton Primary School in the United Kingdom have proven that you are never too young to be a scientist. The students, ages eight through ten, conducted experiments to see how bees learn to graze for food. Published in the...

Letters to the Editor

I just finished reading about the four new species of octopi that were found living in Antarctica. I find it amazing that the two octopi that contain venom can be a cure for cancer, but the other octopi were not described in the article. I would like to know what the...