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Lyme Disease Awareness

May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month. It is also the month in which most tick infections occur.

News Bytes 05/23/2017 15
Fidget Spinner Craze

Stores can’t keep them in stock. Parents scramble to find them. And some schools ban them.

News Bytes 05/22/2017 22
My Sick Little Pony

For 14 years, Panda, the fuzzy black-and-white service horse, has led Ann Edie across busy streets.

News Bytes 05/19/2017 11
Circus Final Show

The March-April issue of WORLDteen included a story about the closing of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.

News Bytes 05/19/2017 8
Yemen Cholera Outbreak

Cairo (Egypt) International Airport is introducing emergency measures.

News Bytes 05/18/2017 12
The Trip of the Iceberg

Icebergs in the Arabian Sea? If a Dubai company has its way, yes. The firm dreams of towing icebergs from the Antarctic to the Arabian Peninsula.

News Bytes 05/17/2017 11
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Time Traveler 04/28/2017
Have Theater, Will Travel

What do balloons, plastic chairs, and a piece of carpet have to do with Romeo and Juliet?

Globe Trek 04/28/2017
Charcoal’s Bright Side

Pungent wood smoke wafts across southern Haiti. Villagers stack wood under mounds of dirt and straw.

Law N' Order 04/28/2017
Released Time: School Secret

At California’s Lincoln Elementary School, the bell rings for lunch. Kids rush to the cafeteria. Some run to the playground.

Pop Smart 04/28/2017
Is Jet Lag a Game-Changer?

Ever wonder why major league baseball players sometimes slump? Studies show the culprit might be simple jet lag.

People Mover 04/28/2017
A Lost Twain Tale

A man sits in a Paris hotel room with his daughters. It is 1879. The little girls beg for a story.

Pie in the Sky 04/28/2017
Flying Cars: Just around the Corner?

Long before Flubber or Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang, humans dreamed of flying car

Explain IT 04/28/2017
Warning! Tsunami Imminent!

In 2004, tragedy struck Indonesia. An underwater earthquake triggered multiple tsunamis, or giant ocean waves.

Mud Room 04/28/2017
Defeating Malaria with Smell

Mosquitoes smell out their human victims.

Ka-Ching 04/28/2017
Chicken Soup for Charity

The owners of a profitable doughnuts-and-fried-chicken chain found a valuable use for spare chicken parts: making soup to fund chari

Taste Test 04/28/2017
Music for Afghanistan

Imagine never hearing music.

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Explain-IT trains you to understand the how’s and why’s of man-made inventions and ideas.

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Pop! SMART provides tools that equip teenagers with the kinds of insights they need to wisely navigate today’s popular culture in a way that’s fun and engaging.

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Taste Test prompts you to embrace culture and the arts by demonstrating all that’s positive about artistic expression.

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Pie in the Sky

Everyone daydreams, and as it should be. Good dreams aside, our culture is a natural enemy of serenity and hope. God has equipped you for great things.

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True stories are incredibly powerful. They bring meaning to our lives—communicating the truths we can’t afford to live without.

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