There’s something strange about the elephants in Mozambique’s Gorongosa National Park. Fewer elephants have tusks. And more elephants are females.
In November, world leaders met at the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow, Scotland. The purpose of the two-week conference was to work out how to combat climate change.
Joseph Novak has a chest full of medals. He earned them 76 years ago in the Second World War. On October 20, the 98-year-old veteran added another medal to his collection.
Bruce (Xiaoyu) Liu has lots of hobbies. Go-carting. Swimming. Oh, and he plays the piano, too.
When the phone rang at 2 a.m. on October 11, David Card thought it was a prank. But it wasn’t. The long-distance caller from Sweden told the economics professor he’d just won a Nobel Prize.
Some of the world’s best-known orcas live off the west coast of B.C. Tourists from around the world come to see these orcas. Scientists study them. Conservationists try to protect them.
Scientists think they’ve found the oldest human footprints in the Americas. How old are they? About 23,000 years old.
Two years ago, Vladimir Matusevitch took his family on a vacation. They went to the Rybachy Peninsula. It’s tucked up in the northwestern corner of Russia, right on the Arctic Ocean.
On September 20, Canada held a federal election. People across the country voted for the person and party they wanted to have represent them in Ottawa.
Not many 11-year-olds can say they are published authors. But Addy Newman-Ting can. The Victoria girl entered a UNESCO writing competition. And her book won!