teens can handle the truth

Djibouti is a tiny country of huge importance




Papua New Guinea abandons death penalty




flicks

‘Lions for Lambs’ raises questions on duty and politics




Facts about electricity production and consumption




Metaverse platforms will build on today’s gaming




Teens wanted for trucker jobs in US




Background on possible global conflict in Ukraine




China’s falling births threaten country’s stability




Why some stuff can be annoying, bugging and irritating




kabul chronicle

‘It’s too cold so we need to wait for Spring’




It's too soon to call Covid endemic, WHO says




Earth is setting new heat records more frequently




Tips to help you fight distraction




Nuclear war has no winners, say China, Russia and US




Drop in birth rates is accelerating




Crypto firms are paying more to persuade politicians




More Africans are leading world organizations




flicks

‘Good Kill’ is a timely film after ‘Casualty Files’ report




More research is needed on Black youth suicide




Pipelines crisscross the world




books

’Poet X’ is gorgeous and inspiring




‘Squid Game’ shows Korea’s growing soft power




Inflation has become the No 1 threat




Covid fight requires more than vaccines




Reading is best in print, not on screen




Why Russia may invade Ukraine




flicks

‘Fifth Estate’ about Assange and WikiLeaks




kabul chronicle

'I don’t know what’s going to happen'




Brazil shows how to drop fossil fuels




Success – a definition




Data is the oil of this century




French nonbinary pronoun sparks debate




Christmas is made in China




Covid’s Greek names aim to avoid confusion




History’s fake news rhyme




Covid mutations causing concern




Oil prices lead to emergency measure by Biden




Sweden gets its first woman prime minister, kind of




Right-wing radicalism rises among UK youth




Cryptos continue march towards mainstream




Testosterone is key in debate on transgender athletes




Women’s tennis stands up to China




Gen Z’s income will surpass Millennials’




You’re tougher than you think




Life and work will move to the metaverse




flicks

This is Earth after global warming




Money talk nowadays is all about ‘tapering’




Lagos to become world’s biggest city




Universities fail to counter sexual misconduct




Tips for academic success




Africa will suffer most from global warming




Countries are bringing back the military draft




Attention shoppers! Expect higher prices and shortages




Insects as food is a growing market




Europe fears winter is coming




Haiti’s misfortunes began with slavery and colonialism




books

‘World According to Xi’ gives an intro to China




Investigation shows how politicians hide their money




The Moon is Moving Away From Earth




Wall Street banker says we must protect nature




Germany enters uncertain future after elections




‘Default’ is a word making headlines




Climate may be changing birds’ bodies




UK faces storm of economic troubles




Evergrande’s debt troubles burden the world




EU left with tough choices after US submarine deal




Food prices become global threat




Facebook knows Instagram can hurt teens




CO2 capturing station opens in Iceland




Israel prosecutes children in military courts




China gets stronger in international law




Language evolves instead of deteriorates, tbh




El Salvador is first to adopt Bitcoin as currency




More Americans identify as multiracial




How to fight procrastination




North Africa’s press freedom is hurting




Covid mutations may become new Deltas




A person could live up to 150 years




China extends limits to minors’ gaming time




Cryptocurrency addiction is growing




McDonald’s runs out of milkshakes due to Brexit




Europe follows US military lead




Ikea starts selling renewable energy




Tips for better Internet search results




change makers

Teens are creating platform for paid internships




Coffee’s history has been bumpy




Amazon makes money everywhere




Malala documentary shows Taliban horrors




July 2021 was Earth’s hottest month on record




Covid delta outbreak hurts shipping




Future of Earth’s climate is in humans’ hands




New York is getting its first woman governor




flicks

‘The Road’ helps visualize a post-apocalyptic world




The Taliban are taking back Afghanistan




opinion

Uber is failing its own non-discrimination policy




Natural gas causes friction between US and Europe




Plastic waste’s alarming numbers




flicks

‘Tyrant’ documentary gives a cheat sheet to politics




Music as a drug




Mexico wants US to keep out




Victoria’s Secret seeks to redefine what sexy is




How you react is what matters




teenwork

‘Sevan’ by teen author Derek Schmitz: An excerpt




Borrowing cash helps the superrich avoid taxes




change makers

Teens Paris and Avril team up to end exclusion




WhyFI Matter$

Netflix vs Blockbuster teaches valuable lesson




South Asia’s monsoons to become more extreme




Google to suggest gender-neutral language




Color psychology plays key role in sneaker design




Getting closer to making ecocide a crime




Follow your interests and do what motivates you




Five megatrends shaping the world




Spanish Civil War teen fighter dies




Twenty companies make half the plastic waste




Some facts on menstruation




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