Karine Jean-Pierre starts job as first Black White House press secretary

Jean-Pierre, also the first openly gay person in that role, hopes she will inspire kids to ‘dream big.’
  • 9 hours ago

Some birds are laying eggs earlier. Scientists are paying attention.

Climate change may be causing birds that migrate to travel earlier to nesting areas.
  • 17 hours ago

Covid deaths in United States officially hit 1 million

Actual number of deaths tied to disease caused by the coronavirus believed to be much higher.
  • 1 day ago

Class of KidsPost: Powell Bilingual Elementary third-graders

These kids like graphic novels, Michael Jackson, soccer and spicy foods.

How much do you really know about basketball?

Think you're an all-star when it comes to basketball trivia? Test your skills on this quiz as the 2022 National Basketball Association (NBA) playoffs are in full swing. 
  • 5 days ago

Maryland lacrosse has a shot at 2 national championships

Terrapins are Number 1 in men’s NCAA tournament bracket and Number 2 in women’s.

Almost all of Great Barrier Reef coral in Australia is bleached

More than 90 percent of the coral was found recently to be bleached, which is a response to heat.
  • 6 days ago

Bleaching continues to affect coral reefs

Another mass bleaching event plagues Australia?s Great Barrier Reef.
  • 6 days ago

On Eat What You Want Day, try something new

These 10 foods will probably not become regulars on your dinner table.
  • 6 days ago

Sweden and Finland consider joining NATO

War in Ukraine has made the two countries on Russia’s border seriously consider being part of the military and political alliance.
  • May 10
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Drawing up a storm

KidsPost weather art gallery

A showcase of daily weather illustrations created by KidsPost readers.
  • Jan 10, 2020
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Bleaching continues to affect coral reefs

Another mass bleaching event plagues Australia?s Great Barrier Reef.
  • 6 days ago

Hello, May flowers!

Check out these fun facts about flowers that bloom in spring, summer and fall.
  • May 5

A look at Earth Day around the world

Check out the global celebrations marking Earth Day.
  • Apr 23

The Smithsonian's National Zoo celebrates 50 years of pandas!

Check out the panda cubs that have been born at the zoo
  • Apr 8

After a record-breaking heat wave, an ice shelf breaks off in Antarctica

Temperatures soared more than 70 degrees above normal in the southern pole
  • Apr 1

Egypt displays recently discovered ancient tombs

The five tombs were discovered in the ancient city of Memphis.
  • Mar 28

American Kennel Club annual dog breed popularity rankings are out!

The most popular breeds in the United States are big, small and in between.
  • Mar 18