Actress tells kids that “different is good”

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Presidential hopefuls kick off 2016 campaigns
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In Puerto Rico, a push to save culture from long ago
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Would planes be safer without pilots?
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Space station supply ship delivers espresso
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Dogs bond with owners just by looking
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Can plants communicate?
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Glee makes unlikely stars of a cappella singers
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Group on mission to “save the soap”
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Jackie Robinson Day celebrated in space
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Exhibit a tribute to African-American mass migration
Where does space begin?
You asked us, where does space begin? Amazingly enough, there isn't an answer to that question. At least not one that's internationally agreed upon and legally binding. Which makes sense. Th...
You asked us, where does space begin? Amazingly enough, there isn't an answer to that question. At least not one that's internationally agreed upon and legally binding. Which makes sense. Th...
You asked us, where does space begin? Amazingly enough, there isn't an answer to that question. At least not o...
- Posted on April 15, 2015
NFL gets first female official
The NFL has its first full-time female game official. Sarah Thomas, who has worked exhibition games, will be a line judge for the 2015 season, the league announced. The 41-year-old Thomas wa...
The NFL has its first full-time female game official. Sarah Thomas, who has worked exhibition games, will be a line judge for the 2015 season, the league announced. The 41-year-old Thomas wa...
The NFL has its first full-time female game official. Sarah Thomas, who has worked exhibition games, will be a...
- Posted on April 14, 2015
“First Daughter” gets drivers license
Some teenagers get driving lessons from their parents. Other teens are taught by licensed instructors. But Malia Obama isn't your average 16-year-old. Her driving lessons were provided by th...
Some teenagers get driving lessons from their parents. Other teens are taught by licensed instructors. But Malia Obama isn't your average 16-year-old. Her driving lessons were provided by th...
Some teenagers get driving lessons from their parents. Other teens are taught by licensed instructors. But Mal...
- Posted on April 14, 2015
What would you do if you found a bag of money?
A Utah man got a surprise when he stopped to pull a large orange bag off the highway. He feared that it would become a traffic hazard. The Deseret News newspaper reports the 75-pound bag tum...
A Utah man got a surprise when he stopped to pull a large orange bag off the highway. He feared that it would become a traffic hazard. The Deseret News newspaper reports the 75-pound bag tum...
A Utah man got a surprise when he stopped to pull a large orange bag off the highway. He feared that it would become ...
- Posted on April 13, 2015
“Price is Right” model makes $21,960 mistake
This was one expensive mistake. It was so big that "The Price is Right" model Manuela Arbelaez thought she might lose her job. What did she do? She mistakenly revealed the price of a ...
This was one expensive mistake. It was so big that "The Price is Right" model Manuela Arbelaez thought she might lose her job. What did she do? She mistakenly revealed the price of a ...
This was one expensive mistake. It was so big that "The Price is Right" model Manuela Arbelaez thought she mig...
- Posted on April 13, 2015
12-year-old ties for 1st in ESPN bracket challenge
A sixth-grade boy from suburban Chicago completed a near-perfect bracket predicting the NCAA men's basketball tournament. It was good enough to finish in a tie for first in ESPN's massive annual co...
A sixth-grade boy from suburban Chicago completed a near-perfect bracket predicting the NCAA men's basketball tournament. It was good enough to finish in a tie for first in ESPN's massive annual co...
A sixth-grade boy from suburban Chicago completed a near-perfect bracket predicting the NCAA men's basketball tournam...
- Posted on April 10, 2015
Navajo nation to get first junk food tax in U.S.
How should governments govern sales of soda? Should they ban the large sugary drinks? Should they make them more expensive? Or should they just leave soda alone? And let consumers decide. W...
How should governments govern sales of soda? Should they ban the large sugary drinks? Should they make them more expensive? Or should they just leave soda alone? And let consumers decide. W...
How should governments govern sales of soda? Should they ban the large sugary drinks? Should they make them more expe...
- Posted on April 10, 2015
A tiny bird and a marathon migration
A tiny songbird that summers in the forests of northern North America has been tracked on a 1,700-mile journey. It was tracked from the northeastern United States and eastern Canada to the Caribbe...
A tiny songbird that summers in the forests of northern North America has been tracked on a 1,700-mile journey. It was tracked from the northeastern United States and eastern Canada to the Caribbe...
A tiny songbird that summers in the forests of northern North America has been tracked on a 1,700-mile journey. It w...
- Posted on April 9, 2015
Walking, made 7% easier
Engineers have come up with a motor-free device to make walking more efficient and easier. It's something scientists once thought couldn't be done. The prototype exoskeleton boot runs from j...
Engineers have come up with a motor-free device to make walking more efficient and easier. It's something scientists once thought couldn't be done. The prototype exoskeleton boot runs from j...
Engineers have come up with a motor-free device to make walking more efficient and easier. It's something scientists ...
- Posted on April 9, 2015
Milwaukee fans are crazy for Hank the Dog
The fascination with Hank the dog continues. Last year, the stray pup wandered into the Milwaukee Brewers' baseball spring training facility. It is in Arizona. The dog later was adopted by a...
The fascination with Hank the dog continues. Last year, the stray pup wandered into the Milwaukee Brewers' baseball spring training facility. It is in Arizona. The dog later was adopted by a...
The fascination with Hank the dog continues. Last year, the stray pup wandered into the Milwaukee Brewers' bas...
- Posted on April 8, 2015
How do taste buds work?
NARRATOR 1: You asked us, how do taste buds work? Taste buds are arranged like the inside of an orange. Fifty to 150 cells are all lined up next to each other. Each of those cells has what's...
NARRATOR 1: You asked us, how do taste buds work? Taste buds are arranged like the inside of an orange. Fifty to 150 cells are all lined up next to each other. Each of those cells has what's...
NARRATOR 1: You asked us, how do taste buds work? Taste buds are arranged like the inside of an orange. Fifty ...
- Posted on April 8, 2015
State beans and state tartans! Too many symbols?
Whoopie pies, the K4s steam locomotive, the Carolina Shag and Harney silt loam. They all share a common bond: Each is a treasured member of what some say is an out-of-control state symbol club....
Whoopie pies, the K4s steam locomotive, the Carolina Shag and Harney silt loam. They all share a common bond: Each is a treasured member of what some say is an out-of-control state symbol club....
Whoopie pies, the K4s steam locomotive, the Carolina Shag and Harney silt loam. They all share a common bond: Each is...
- Posted on April 7, 2015
7-year-old girl gets new hand from 3-D printer
Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought much about putting an artificial, or prosthetic, limb where her missing left hand had once been. Not until the little girl learned she could design ...
Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought much about putting an artificial, or prosthetic, limb where her missing left hand had once been. Not until the little girl learned she could design ...
Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought much about putting an artificial, or prosthetic, limb where her missing lef...
- Posted on April 7, 2015
A crystal the size of a school bus?
In South Dakota, miners found a crystal of a mineral. It is called spodumene. It was 42 feet long and weighed 90 tons. While it's an extreme example, the massive crystal showcased one of the incred...
In South Dakota, miners found a crystal of a mineral. It is called spodumene. It was 42 feet long and weighed 90 tons. While it's an extreme example, the massive crystal showcased one of the incred...
In South Dakota, miners found a crystal of a mineral. It is called spodumene. It was 42 feet long and weighed 90 tons...
- Posted on April 6, 2015
Actress tells kids that “different is good”
The traditional green slime flowed at the Kids' Choice Awards. But it was Angelina Jolie's message of empowerment for youngsters that stuck. Jolie has sought to inspire women with public can...
The traditional green slime flowed at the Kids' Choice Awards. But it was Angelina Jolie's message of empowerment for youngsters that stuck. Jolie has sought to inspire women with public can...
The traditional green slime flowed at the Kids' Choice Awards. But it was Angelina Jolie's message of empowerment for...
- Posted on April 6, 2015