Corporations to Mine Asteroids

IMAGE: FLICKR/WAULOK According to the 1967 Outer Space Treaty, no government has the right to claim land in outer space. However, on April 24, the private company Planetary Resources revealed their plans to mine asteroids of their precious metals (like gold and...

Alert, Pet Lovers!

Puppies in puppy mills are often kept in tiny cages. COURTESY OF FLICKR/CHASING DONGURI Rescued from a puppy mill, these dogs at a Humane Society shelter in Ft. Worth, Texas are waiting to be adopted. PHOTO: FLICKR/BUGGINOUT By KYLIE FREYMAN, age 9, USHNA KHAN, age 15...

Honeybee Mystery and Raw Honey Apple Recipe

By Kid Reporter KYLIE FREYMAN, age 9 PHOTO COURTESY OF: RACHAEL GORDON All around the world, honeybees have been mysteriously disappearing from their hives. They leave and they just don’t come back. Honeybees are extremely important. For instance, honeybees...

Opinion: Another View on Kony 2012

By ROSE MARSH, age 11 Uganda has been relatively peaceful since 2006 when Kony and his army left. These people returned home only to find themselves in land disputes. Here they meet to decide where to go next. PHOTO: Charles Akena/IRIN Millions of people watched the...