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May 24, 2017

Celebrating America in Sand

The United States is the subject of this year’s sand sculpture festival at the Sand Museum in Tottori, Japan.

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May 17, 2017

Twister Trouble

Could 2017 be one of the worst years ever for tornadoes?
May 10, 2017

A Boost for Bees

An endangered bumblebee gets new protection.

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Baby Steps Toward Survival

Meet two small animals making a big difference.

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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