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13 year-old Ashima Shiraishi is one of the best rock climbers in the world

13 year-old Ashima Shiraishi is one of the best rock climbers in the world

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Father-son duo build gigantic Transformers using recycled scrap metal and car parts

Father-son duo build gigantic Transformers using recycled scrap metal and car parts

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VIDEO: 6 year-old inventors charm President Obama with their LEGO robot at the White House science fair

VIDEO: 6 year-old inventors charm President Obama with their LEGO robot at the White House science fair

While making his rounds at the annual White House Science Fair, President Obama ran into just about the cutest group of young inventors ever, and luckily, it was caught on tape. Five adorable

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Sao Paulo will now fine people who shame breastfeeding moms

Sao Paulo will now fine people who shame breastfeeding moms

Even though research shows time and time again that breast milk is the healthiest meal choice for babies, people all over the world still discriminate against breastfeeding moms. In fact, recent research

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WHO declares that the active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup, “probably” causes cancer

WHO declares that the active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup, “probably” causes cancer

The World Health Organization has now publicly classified glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s herbicide Roundup, the world’s most widely-used weed killer, as “probably

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8 year-old campaigns for dinosaur-themed shoes for girls and receives amazing show of support from women in science

8 year-old campaigns for dinosaur-themed shoes for girls and receives amazing show of support from women in science

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France bans WiFi in childcare facilities that cater to children under age 3

France bans WiFi in childcare facilities that cater to children under age 3

We’re disappointed that big news in France hasn’t made its way to the top of U.S. headlines: the French National Assembly recently passed a law that will help to limit young children’s

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8th graders create a ‘Frozen’ inspired 3D printed robotic hand for a 6 year-old girl

8th graders create a ‘Frozen’ inspired 3D printed robotic hand for a 6 year-old girl

Six year-old Ariah, a student in California, has received a new prosthetic hand inspired by a Disney movie, and amazingly designed and created by a group of eighth-graders. Students at the Deer Creek

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LEGO Club Magazine is doling out beauty advice to young girls and parents are rightfully outraged

LEGO Club Magazine is doling out beauty advice to young girls and parents are rightfully outraged

LEGO is now offering beauty advice to young girls, and attempting to teach them about getting the “right” haircut for the shape of their face. How did “a toy for a girl, a toy for a boy” become

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Father photographs daughter dressed-up as heroic black women after they study their lives and stories

Father photographs daughter dressed-up as heroic black women after they study their lives and stories

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LEGO pledges $8.2 million to UNICEF in support of children’s rights and better business practices

LEGO pledges $8.2 million to UNICEF in support of children’s rights and better business practices

Promoting the importance of early learning through play is one of the LEGO company’s tenets, and The LEGO Foundation just stepped up their philanthropic game with an $8.2 million dollar pledge to

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Money talks: Peanut industry funds new study suggesting parents feed infants peanuts to stave off allergies

Money talks: Peanut industry funds new study suggesting parents feed infants peanuts to stave off allergies

Nut allergies have more than quadrupled in the past 13 years. According to Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE), peanut allergy is one of the most common food allergies and such an allergy can

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Tylenol maker guilty of federal criminal charge, will pay $25 million dollars for selling drugs contaminated with metals

Tylenol maker guilty of federal criminal charge, will pay $25 million dollars for selling drugs contaminated with metals

McNeil Consumer Healthcare, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson and maker of medicines including Infants’ Tylenol and Children’s Motrin, was fined $25 million dollars by the U.S. Department

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Engineering students use a 3D printer to create affordable bionic arms for kids

Engineering students use a 3D printer to create affordable bionic arms for kids

A team of engineering students and graduates at the University of Central Florida is making a difference in the lives of children — one bionic arm at a time. Using a 3D printer and lots of ingenuity

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Vodafone rolls out stellar global policy, giving moms 16 weeks maternity leave with full pay –  even in the U.S.A.

Vodafone rolls out stellar global policy, giving moms 16 weeks maternity leave with full pay – even in the U.S.A.

The telecoms group Vodafone is currently in the process of initiating an awesome global policy on maternity benefits, even in places they’re not required to do so legally, such as the United States.

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Study finds link between Autism Spectrum Disorder and BPA

Study finds link between Autism Spectrum Disorder and BPA

BPA is under constant scrutiny for its role in numerous health issues. It is best known for being an endocrine disruptor, and the FDA recommends that children under age three and pregnant women should

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‘Under the Dome’: A mother’s documentary about China’s deadly air quality is taking the world by storm

‘Under the Dome’: A mother’s documentary about China’s deadly air quality is taking the world by storm

Becoming a parent can be one of the most powerful catalysts for being an environmental activist. After all, this new life certainly inspires most of us to want a better, safer world for our children.

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8 year-old girl forms friendship with crows, and they bestow gifts upon her

8 year-old girl forms friendship with crows, and they bestow gifts upon her

Some people think crows are a bad omen, associating the dark birds with their long-held reputation of thievery. But an 8 year-old girl in Seattle has been cultivating a relationship with local crows for

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