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March 28, 2017

A Big Deal

The U.S. purchased Alaska 150 years ago.

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March 22, 2017

Seeds of Hope

Jane Goodall encourages kids to help save the planet.
March 15, 2017

Hot Shot

In Hawaii, lava has been gushing like a waterfall into the ocean since December.

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Hand-Raising Kash

A tiger cub gets the royal treatment.

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Solar Impulse Test Flight

Scholastic News takes to the skies to check out the first solar-powered plane.

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Sketch a Figure

Scholastic ART magazine demonstrates how to draw human figures.

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Exploring Mars

Scholastic News magazine attempts to uncover the secrets of the Red Planet.

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Dog Mayor

A video about a dog, who has been elected a town’s mayor