Stars are generally between 1 billion and 10 billion years old. Some stars may even be as old as 13.8 billion, having formed around the time of the observed universe. The sun is the nearest star to Earth, with the star P... More »

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Basic, fun insect facts for kids include the vast number of both individuals and species that inhabit the planet, as well as an insect's unusual anatomy, life cycle and social life. Kids should also be able to tell the d... More »

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Tiger sharks live in warm water, can grow to be more than 16 feet long and eat a wide range of food. For instance, tiger sharks aren't picky about their meals, eating birds and sea turtles or dolphins. More »

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Solar energy has been used by humans for 2,700 years. Originally, glass lenses were used to make fire with the sun's rays. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the first recorded use of a solar therma... More »

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A fun fact about dancing is that the world's longest Conga dance was held in Miami in 1988 and was set by 119,986 people. Another fun fact is that the late rapper, Tupac Shakur, used to be a ballet dancer, and was a memb... More »

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TV star Yasmin Canli is a German-Turkish actress who was born in 1984. She is primarily known for her role in the 2011 American comedy television series, "Xeno-Date." More »

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There are many fun math rap song for kids available to purchase or download online, such as the song "Do You Have Money?" on Songs for Teaching; applications can also be installed from Google Play or iTunes like the "Add... More »

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