Joe DiMaggio’s hitting streak still a record 80 years later

New York Yankees’ star DiMaggio got a hit for 56 games in a row. No one has come close to beating his record.

Jay-Z, Foo Fighters and Go-Go’s elected into Rock Hall of Fame on first try

The hall hopes to have a large in-person audience for the October induction ceremony.
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Crows are often thought of as scavengers. But they are also smart and playful.

Crows are very social, have terrific memories and can use tools.
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Siblings’ love of music and science help them deal with family problems

Mary Winn Heider’s “The Losers at the Center of the Galaxy” features a dad who has disappeared.
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Lafayette Square, across from White House, reopens almost 1 year after protests

Park across from White House was the site of protests after George Floyd’s death.
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How much do you know about the executive branch of the U.S. government?

As President Joe Biden passes the 100-day mark as president, test your knowledge of the executive branch, or the branch of government headed by the president.
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Trees and flowers sprout leaves at different times in the spring. Why is that?

An expert explains why springtime is a bit like Aesop’s fable of the tortoise and the hare.
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It’s cicada time! Brood X is back after 17 years underground.

Although they arrive in huge numbers, cicadas will not hurt you.
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Baseball has become a pitchers’ game, and MLB needs to fix that

With strikeouts on the rise, MLB should consider moving the mound back.

Rare California condor egg hatches in Northern California’s wild

Another condor is born as the endangered species makes a comeback in the wild.
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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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It’s cicada time! Brood X is back after 17 years underground.

Although they arrive in huge numbers, cicadas will not hurt you.
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Celebrating the life of Michael Collins, Apollo 11 astronaut

Collins, who passed away April 28, was the command module pilot on the first human spaceflight to the moon.
  • Apr 29

Artist Yayoi Kusama adds colorful shapes and patterns to the New York Botanical Garden

Her signature polka dots are featured in the mostly outdoor exhibit.
  • Apr 15

It's lit! Olympic torch-lighting ceremonies through the years.

With a little over 100 days until the start of the Tokyo Olympics, check out photos from over the years of this special tradition.
  • Apr 9

HiRISE highlights the beauty of Mars

A powerful camera called High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) has been taking photos of Mars since 2006.
  • Mar 29

One year later: These photos of the pandemic inspired hope during a difficult time

On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus had spread worldwide.
  • Mar 11

With no crowds, the Louvre gets rare chance to refurbish

Usually hosting 10 million visitors a year, the museum is jumping on this opportunity.
  • Feb 26