Puerto Rico Experiences Island-wide Power Outage

Puerto Rico Experiences Island-wide Power Outage

IndyKids’ Staff   On Wednesday, April 18, the power grid across the entire island of Puerto Rico went dark. With the power grid already damaged by Hurricane Maria in September last year, leaving some residents without power for months, the prolonged power...

Stronger Storms in a Warming World

By HARLEM RENAISSANCE LEADERSHIP ACADEMY Hurricane Sandy caused power outages across New York City in October 2012. PHOTO: Augie Ray/Flickr Hurricane Sandy was a massive super storm that unleashed high winds and large-scale flooding in New York and New Jersey in...

Who Turned Out the Lights?

Photo Courtesy of 4ocima By ELIYA AHMAD, age 11 More than 650 million people, mostly in northern India, suffered from two massive power outages on August 13 and 14. People were stuck without electricity in stores, streets, elevators and trains. Two hundred miners were...