Meet the Dugong!

By KANONI WILDER, Kid Reporter, age 9 Ever heard of a sea animal that is related to Elephants? Well there is. Its called a Dugong. Here’s some fact about this uncommon animal: Fact: Dugongs are the inspiration for mermaids. Fact: They can grow up to 10 feet tall!...

Who Am I?

By JANAYA WILDER, Kid Reporter, age 12 PHOTO: Martin Rowe 1. I was born in Kenya on April 1, 1940 and died on September 25, 2011. 2. I was an environmental and political activist. 3. I founded the Green Belt Movement, an environmental, non-governmental organization...

Book Review: One World Kids Cookbook

By Kid Reporter AMELIA LOEFFLER, age 9 IMAGE: InterlinkBooks.com The One World Kids Cookbook is a cookbook for children and their families. It was written by Sean Mendez, and includes recipes from 19 different countries including China, Brazil, Russia and Ghana. It...

Seeking: A Job

By AMANDA VENDER PHOTO: Jonathan Wade Candidates for president in 2012 are lining up to talk about jobs, including President Obama, who hit the road on a bus tour in October to promote a jobs bill. If passed, the bill would allow people and businesses to pay less...

Earth's Lost Moon

Photo: flickr.com/Bluedharma By ALEXIA ALMONTE, Kid Reporter, age 11 Astronomers from the University of California at Santa Cruz think our moon once had a smaller sibling. Their theory is that the smaller moon was demolished when it crashed into its “big sister.” This...