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MAY 6, 2015

A Royal Arrival in Britain

Will and Kate have a daughter—Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

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May 4, 2015

Dino Eggs by the Dozen

A treasure trove of dinosaur eggs is uncovered in China

May 1, 2015

The Science of Puppy Love

Scientists in Japan discover why humans find puppy-dog eyes so adorable

April 29, 2015

A Volcano Erupts in Chile

The Calbuco volcano in Chile has erupted for the first time in more than four decades

April 27, 2015

Earthquake in Nepal

The Asian nation struggles to recover after being devastated by a powerful earthquake

April 24, 2015

Saving the Northern
White Rhino

Kenya takes strong measures to protect the world’s last living male northern white rhino

April 22, 2015

A Crash Landing on Mercury (Right on Schedule)

The MESSENGER space probe will soon crash into the planet’s surface


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The Long March to Freedom

Students gather at the United Nations to remember a painful legacy.

A Champion On and Off
the Court

Eighth-grade basketball star Maria Alvarez helps lead her team to a championship season.

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Flying on Sunlight

A solar-powered plane tries to circle the globe.

The Science of Sand Castles

How sand and water combine to form spectacular sand sculptures


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Back From Extinction?

Junior Scholastic explores the possibility of bring long-extinct animals back to life.

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Sculpt on a Large Scale

Learn how to make fantastic sculptures with Scholastic Art magazine.

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Sugar Secrets

Large amounts of sugar might be hiding in some of your favorite foods. Find out which ones with Scholastic News.

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Energy Options

Math magazine explores different ways we produce energy.

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Endangered Animals

Science World highlights animals in danger of dying out completely.