What if your playground was made of ice?

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Soprano seeks to go where no singer has gone before
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For archaeologists, ancient bones are like Christmas
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Baseball pitcher excels with only one hand
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17-year-old picked to create new “Tom Sawyer”
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Wild horses may save threatened butterflies
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Ancient salamander was as long as a car!
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Young scientists impress Obama at White House
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Americans love an underdog
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King Richard III gets funeral, 530 years after death
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Serbian women want to save magic carpets
Would you hang out with cats, rabbits – or owls?
In the U.S., hanging out in a cafe with animals is an unusual concept. People can't get enough of it. A cat cafe in New York last year had lines down the block. Online reservations for another Manh...
In the U.S., hanging out in a cafe with animals is an unusual concept. People can't get enough of it. A cat cafe in New York last year had lines down the block. Online reservations for another Manh...
In the U.S., hanging out in a cafe with animals is an unusual concept. People can't get enough of it. A cat cafe in N...
- Posted on February 4, 2015
Teen pushes recognition for Idaho giant salamander
Idaho lawmakers have rejected a grade school student's request. She wants a giant salamander to be named the state amphibian. The House State Affairs Committee voted against 14-year-old Ilah...
Idaho lawmakers have rejected a grade school student's request. She wants a giant salamander to be named the state amphibian. The House State Affairs Committee voted against 14-year-old Ilah...
Idaho lawmakers have rejected a grade school student's request. She wants a giant salamander to be named the state am...
- Posted on February 4, 2015
Groundhog says six more weeks of winter
Be prepared for more winter. So said the handlers of Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog. He's Punxsutawney Phil. His handlers say the furry rodent has made his annual forecast. And we're ...
Be prepared for more winter. So said the handlers of Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog. He's Punxsutawney Phil. His handlers say the furry rodent has made his annual forecast. And we're ...
Be prepared for more winter. So said the handlers of Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog. He's Punxsutawney P...
- Posted on February 3, 2015
How would you prepare to spend a year in space?
Would you want to go into space for 12 months? An American astronaut and Russian cosmonaut are two months shy of doing just that. They will be launching to the International Space Station ...
Would you want to go into space for 12 months? An American astronaut and Russian cosmonaut are two months shy of doing just that. They will be launching to the International Space Station ...
Would you want to go into space for 12 months? An American astronaut and Russian cosmonaut are two months shy of doi...
- Posted on February 3, 2015
Wanna a better selfie? Get a selfie stick
Selfies are nothing new. But until recently, if you wanted a picture of yourself with a landmark in the background, you might have asked a passer-by to take the photo. Now, though, gadgets c...
Selfies are nothing new. But until recently, if you wanted a picture of yourself with a landmark in the background, you might have asked a passer-by to take the photo. Now, though, gadgets c...
Selfies are nothing new. But until recently, if you wanted a picture of yourself with a landmark in the background, y...
- Posted on February 2, 2015
100 years ago, calling coast-to-coast was costly
The first coast-to-coast phone call was made 100 years ago this week. And oh, how far we have come! This time, smartphones were used to snap pictures of the phone that was used to make that ...
The first coast-to-coast phone call was made 100 years ago this week. And oh, how far we have come! This time, smartphones were used to snap pictures of the phone that was used to make that ...
The first coast-to-coast phone call was made 100 years ago this week. And oh, how far we have come! This time,...
- Posted on February 2, 2015
Ballooning across the ocean like camping in the sky
An international team is piloting the helium-filled, Two Eagles balloon across the Pacific Ocean. The pilots want to break a pair of major ballooning records. The balloon pilots are Troy Bra...
An international team is piloting the helium-filled, Two Eagles balloon across the Pacific Ocean. The pilots want to break a pair of major ballooning records. The balloon pilots are Troy Bra...
An international team is piloting the helium-filled, Two Eagles balloon across the Pacific Ocean. The pilots want to ...
- Posted on January 30, 2015
Teen uses Legos to build braille printer
It's never too early to create your own business. Just ask 13-year-old Shubham Banerjee. The eighth-grader from California's Silicon Valley has launched a company. He wants to develop low-co...
It's never too early to create your own business. Just ask 13-year-old Shubham Banerjee. The eighth-grader from California's Silicon Valley has launched a company. He wants to develop low-co...
It's never too early to create your own business. Just ask 13-year-old Shubham Banerjee. The eighth-grader fro...
- Posted on January 30, 2015
Have drones gone too far?
A small drone flying low to the ground crashed onto the White House grounds. It triggered a major emergency response. And it raised fresh questions about security at the presidential mansion. ...
A small drone flying low to the ground crashed onto the White House grounds. It triggered a major emergency response. And it raised fresh questions about security at the presidential mansion. ...
A small drone flying low to the ground crashed onto the White House grounds. It triggered a major emergency response....
- Posted on January 29, 2015
Bikes can make your home look wheely cool
Bicycles have become part of hipster culture. Today there are bicycle-themed dining, drinking and shopping establishments. You can find them across America. The rides themselves are often tr...
Bicycles have become part of hipster culture. Today there are bicycle-themed dining, drinking and shopping establishments. You can find them across America. The rides themselves are often tr...
Bicycles have become part of hipster culture. Today there are bicycle-themed dining, drinking and shopping establishm...
- Posted on January 29, 2015
What makes the Super Bowl so super?
The Super Bowl determines the NFL championship. But it has become so much more. The first Super Bowl game was played in 1967. Super Bowl Sunday has become an unofficial holiday in the...
The Super Bowl determines the NFL championship. But it has become so much more. The first Super Bowl game was played in 1967. Super Bowl Sunday has become an unofficial holiday in the...
The Super Bowl determines the NFL championship. But it has become so much more. The first Super Bowl game was ...
- Posted on January 28, 2015
Teen creates business out of used shoes
A 16-year-old and his dad have opened a pawnshop. The store uses athletic shoes as collateral. Chase Reed and his father, Troy Reed, opened Sneaker Pawn on Lenox Avenue in New York City's Ha...
A 16-year-old and his dad have opened a pawnshop. The store uses athletic shoes as collateral. Chase Reed and his father, Troy Reed, opened Sneaker Pawn on Lenox Avenue in New York City's Ha...
A 16-year-old and his dad have opened a pawnshop. The store uses athletic shoes as collateral. Chase Reed and ...
- Posted on January 28, 2015
Pooches prepare for top dog show
Eleven-year-old Emma Rogers is only six years older than her great Dane. She also is half the dog's size. But she's set to handle her dog in the ring at this year's Westminster Kennel Club show....
Eleven-year-old Emma Rogers is only six years older than her great Dane. She also is half the dog's size. But she's set to handle her dog in the ring at this year's Westminster Kennel Club show....
Eleven-year-old Emma Rogers is only six years older than her great Dane. She also is half the dog's size. But she's s...
- Posted on January 27, 2015
Movie about civil rights will draw visitors to Selma
History was made 50 years ago. Now, the civil rights marches in Selma, Alabama, are being remembered, just as they are each year. But this year, a new movie is also telling the story. So ...
History was made 50 years ago. Now, the civil rights marches in Selma, Alabama, are being remembered, just as they are each year. But this year, a new movie is also telling the story. So ...
History was made 50 years ago. Now, the civil rights marches in Selma, Alabama, are being remembered, just as...
- Posted on January 27, 2015
What if your playground was made of ice?
Workers are building an ice playground in a city in Alaska. It will include a pirate ship slide made from 65 refrigerator-sized blocks of ice. It will even have mazes. The work began at the ...
Workers are building an ice playground in a city in Alaska. It will include a pirate ship slide made from 65 refrigerator-sized blocks of ice. It will even have mazes. The work began at the ...
Workers are building an ice playground in a city in Alaska. It will include a pirate ship slide made from 65 refriger...
- Posted on January 26, 2015