Thirteen year-old Sicily Kolbeck can now proudly state that she is the owner and chief architect of her own tiny home. Inhabitots was thrilled to find the Marietta, Georgia student hard at work on her
Although aging is inevitable, maturing is clearly optional. English mechanic, John Bitmead knows that nostalgic toys have the potential of becoming even more sentimental and valuable as an adult.
Every year during the monsoon season, the rivers and streams of Bangladesh swell and inundate much of the country. Up to two-thirds of the nation experiences extreme flooding, cutting off transportation
After a full day of radiation and chemotherapy, the very last thing a cancer patient wants to do is dwell on pain. Yet, in order for doctors to accurately assess a sufferer’s treatment, pain
Struggling schools may find the remedy to their financial woes in a line from a song: “the answer, my friend, is blowing in the wind” — as the wind is a new source of huge revenue for
Toy blocks are a favorite among adults and children alike. While the puzzles are wonderful for learning spacial relationships, geometry, and balance, they are often a pain to store when not in play. (Who
Photo by Shutterstock Children, dogs, and cats love to romp around the house together, snuggle for a nap, and play in the yard. Fleas are never welcome guests to the party, but the pesticide-laden collars
10 Year-Old Environmentalist Hannah Alper Encourages Others to Change the World in Her Inspiring TED Talk
Watching the news each night can be frustrating and disheartening. With all of the political gridlock, social conflicts, and environmental destruction, it is frightening to imagine what kind of future our
The modern world runs on the binary brains of computer technology. Just like a foreign language, children who learn the foundations of information communication early develop a crucial advantage. To
Photo by Shutterstock Science has a curious way of turning long-held assumptions into subjects for reevaluation. For example, who knew that letting kids as young as two years-old serve themselves meals
Camp H is a design and building camp for girls ages 9-12 that’s run through REALM Charter School in Berkeley, California. Founded by Emily Pilloton, the curriculum includes Science, Technology,
Choosing the perfect crib for your baby can be a challenge given all of the options now available, from hammocks and co-sleepers to cribs galore. Since a newborn will be spending a large portion of his
There are currently two billion children in the world. To the founders of TED-Ed Clubs, that translates into billions of creative minds bursting with potential to change the globe. TED Talks, famous for
So much of children’s furniture is flimsy, cartoonish, and all too often discarded once kids have outgrown it. Designer Thomas Laurens believes that a key aspect of sustainability lies in the
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