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Good day to play outside? Learn about air pollution to find out.

(Kate Patterson / For The Washington Post)

  • Good day to play outside? Learn about air pollution to find out.

    Good day to play outside? Learn about air pollution to find out.

    Changing behaviors can lead to fewer code red (or worse) days in the D.C. area.

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  • Killing of African lion is nothing rare

    Killing of African lion is nothing rare

    Animal lovers worldwide are outraged over Cecil’s death. But big-game hunting is big business.

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  • What’s the next toy trend? These kids hope it’s their inventions.

    What’s the next toy trend? These kids hope it’s their inventions.

    Nine kids and teens compete in KID Museum’s Toy 2.0 Challenge.

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Drawing up a storm

KidsPost weather art

KidsPost weather art

A showcase of daily weather art illustrations from KidsPost readers.

Fred Bowen's The Score

With a ball or a hoop, you’ve got the makings of summer fun

With a ball or a hoop, you’ve got the makings of summer fun

Kids have been playing games such as kickball, badminton and running bases for decades.

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