With Kids Stuck at Home, Authors Bring Stories…

Pure, distilled joy is hard to come by these days. But if you logged onto Instagram at around 2pm ET last week, you might have spotted children’s book author and illustrator Oliver Jeffers reading one…

If Robots Steal So Many Jobs, Why Arent…

Modern capitalism has never seen anything quite like the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. In a matter of months, the deadly contagious bug has spread around the world, hobbling any economy in its path. In the United…

An Ancient Magma Flood Offers Clues About Global…

Roughly 60 million years ago, circulation changes deep within our planet generated a hot current of rock—the Iceland plume—causing it to rise from the heart of Earth’s mantle. When the mantle rock pierced the bottom…

The Mom Who Took on Purdue Pharma for…

Twenty-nine-year-old Jill Carol Skolek was a single mom in Phillipsburg, New Jersey. April 29, 2002, was the first time her six-year-old son, Brian, had come back from school and not found her waiting for him…

Todays Cartoon: Night Terrors

Monday, March 23, 2020. By Andrew Hamm, with cartooncollections.com. Things can feel pretty scary right now, so here are some tips on how to talk to kids about Covid-19 and how to keep them entertained…