Texas school shooting causes renewed calls for tougher gun laws

Deadly shooting in Uvalde, Texas, killed 19 students and 2 adults.
  • 1 hour ago

Trailblazing woman helped create 100-year-old Lincoln Memorial

Two men often get the credit for the iconic memorial. But the famous speeches carved inside are Evelyn Longman’s design.

Giving endangered American eels a hand

Researchers catch and count young eels in the Hudson River then move them closer to their new home.
  • 1 day ago

How much do you know about different types of governments around the world?

Test your knowledge on how countries around the world govern themselves.
  • 5 days ago

U.S. Soccer makes pay equal for men’s and women’s national teams

After extensive negotiations, the Women’s National Soccer Team will be paid as much as the men’s team.
  • May 18

Diversity is at the heart of magic school in ‘The Marvellers’

In Dhonielle Clayton’s school in the sky, students come from around the world.
  • May 18

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.’
  • May 17

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

Climate change may be causing birds that migrate to travel earlier to nesting areas.
  • May 17
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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.
  • May 11

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