Congress gives gold medals to police who defended the Capitol

Law enforcement officers fought off a crowd aiming to stop Congress from making the 2020 presidential election results official.
  • 12 hours ago

Kids’ art at the National Christmas Tree highlights beauty of the U.S.

Students from D.C., every state and territory, and several military bases designed the ornaments to hang on trees in the Pathway of Peace.
  • 22 hours ago

Nobel Prizes started when one scientist chose to honor other innovators

Alfred Nobel, chemist and inventor of dynamite, left most of his fortune to create prizes for work that helps humans worldwide.
  • 1 day ago

Sports all have flaws, but kids can still find ones that are good matches

If baseball is too slow, try watching hockey. Or follow the amazing athletes of the NBA. There’s a game for every kid to watch and play.

United Nations puts France’s baguette on cultural heritage list

Traditional bakeries, which have been selling the simple bread for a century, are disappearing. The organization wants to preserve the process of making baguettes.
  • 6 days ago

Fan-favorite book and animated characters on-screen this holiday season

Check out these five movies for kids released this holiday season.

‘A Rover’s Story’ grew out of a little girl’s empathy

Jasmine Warga watched launch of Mars rover Perseverance with her family. Daughter’s concern for the rover sparked an idea for the book.
  • Nov 29

Protesters in China demand end to country’s strict coronavirus rules

Demands that President Xi Jinping step down are very unusual in China, where protesters are often arrested for speaking out.
  • Nov 28

Supreme Court quiz was tough, but kids didn’t give up

3 randomly selected entrants who had all correct answers will receive a KidsPost prize package.

NASA capsule tackles last big step before lunar orbit

NASA’s Orion capsule reached the moon Monday, whipping around the far side and buzzing the lunar surface on its way to a record-breaking orbit.
  • Nov 24
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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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Preparations for Ganesh Chaturthi are in full swing

The Hindu festival that celebrates the annual arrival of the god Ganesha to earth will begin Wednesday.
  • Aug 30

Canines catch waves at the 2022 World Dog Surfing Championship

Check out these four-legged surfing photos!
  • Aug 9

A Hawaii national park is given Pohue Bay to protect and manage

Pohue Bay is home to endangered species and culturally significant sites.
  • Jul 15

In Kenya, almost 10 years of tending to mangroves pays off

The Mikoko Pamoja project restores and conserves mangrove in Gazi Bay, Kenya.
  • Jul 1

At the 2022 Westminster Dog Show, a bloodhound takes the top prize!

Trumpet the bloodhound may be top dog but he had some cute competitors.
  • Jun 24

What is a supermoon?

The June 14 'strawberry moon' was the 2nd of 4 supermoons this year.
  • Jun 17

Platinum Jubilee marks Queen Elizabeth II's 70-year reign

Britain celebrates the queen's milestone with a parade and a weekend of festivities.
  • Jun 2, 2022