The Spill: Perseverance on the Red Planet

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Perseverance Pays Off NASA has made history in space exploration again. The 2020 Perseverance Mars rover… Continue Reading

Presidents’ Day 2021: Remembering the Strange Ones

Politics has seemed strange lately, but that’s nothing new.
Presidents’ Day is a time to remember and honor all the presidents of the past and… Continue Reading

The Spill: Breaking Ties

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Rigors of The Position of Vice President The vice president's job in the United States isn’t… Continue Reading

America Gets a New President

Joe Biden took the oath of office on Inauguration Day.
On January 20, the U.S. inaugurated its 46th president – Joe Biden. Biden took the oath… Continue Reading

How Did Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Become a Holiday?

It took 18 years and a lot of work to make it happen.
On the third Monday of January, the federal government observes Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. This… Continue Reading

President Trump Impeached Again

Why was Trump impeached for a second time?
President Trump is the first U.S. president to be impeached twice. The House of Representatives impeached… Continue Reading

The Spill: The Star-Spangled Mavericks

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Star-Spangled Banner in Sports The national anthem has been protested in sports for a long time,… Continue Reading

This Presidents’ Day, Let’s Remember the Weird

For those thinking the 2020 election was bad, here’s blast from the past.
It’s Presidents’ Day, a time to remember and honor past and present commanders in chief. In… Continue Reading

The Spill: Literally Literacy

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Handwriting Is Literally Important for Literacy – And Other Things! Writing is something that we do… Continue Reading

The Spill: A Whale of a Tale

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A New Whale? Wow Researchers with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration believe they have found… Continue Reading

The Spill: National Guard Gets the Boot?

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The National Guard and the New Administration National Guard troops were ordered to leave the Capitol… Continue Reading

Biden Sworn-In as New US President

Joe Biden is now the 46th president of the United States.
On January 20, 2021, the U.S. inaugurated its 46th president – Joe Biden. Biden took the… Continue Reading

The Spill: New COVID Strains Causing Trouble

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What About the Latest COVID Discoveries? Just as the vaccine for COVID-19 begins to be distributed,… Continue Reading

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: A Holiday That Almost Never Was

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day wasn’t honored nationally until 18 years after his death.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is one of America's most recognized historical figures. Through his work… Continue Reading

President Trump Impeached – Twice

Why has President Trump been impeached again?
On January 13, 2021, President Trump became the first U.S. president to be impeached twice. The… Continue Reading

The Spill: Waterfall of Fire

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Horsetail Falls Transforms to Fire On the eastern edge of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park… Continue Reading

Presidents’ Day: A Time to Examine the Presidents, Old and New

There’s nothing new about political drama from the White House.
It’s Presidents’ Day, a day set aside each year to remember and honor past and present… Continue Reading

The Spill: A Country Turned Upside Down

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Myanmar – What’s Going On? Myanmar, officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, is on the… Continue Reading

Joe Biden Inaugurated as 46th President

The United States has a new president.
On January 20, 2021, the U.S. swore-in its 46th president – Joe Biden. Biden took the… Continue Reading

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: The Long Road to Honor

Those who wanted Martin Luther King, Jr. honored struggled for years to make it happen.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is one of America's most recognized historical figures. Through his work… Continue Reading

President Trump Impeached For Second Time

President Trump impeached again after Capitol protest.
On January 13, 2021, President Trump became the first U.S. president to be impeached twice. The… Continue Reading