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Meteors: Diamonds in the Sky

Small pieces of space debris, and sometimes even larger ones, enter Earth’s atmosphere. These rocks travel more than eight miles per second, which causes them to rub against the air and burn. This shows a streak of light called a meteor, or shooting star. When debris is in space, it is a meteoroid, but when it hits Earth, it is called a meteorite. [Read More...]


¿Te dan miedo la tormentas eléctricas cuando pasan? Las tormentas eléctricas son peligrosas y es importante saber cómo se forman.

Las tormentas eléctricas se forman cuando el aire humedo y caliente se mezcla con el aire frio. El cielo se pone negro y el viento aumenta. Junto con la lluvia, puede caer granizo. [Leer Más...]

Insects Construct Complex Colonies

Insect colonies are much more intricate than you might think. Many insect species work together to build their colonies.

One example of this is the Paper wasp. These insects build nests made of chewed fiber, otherwise known as paper. These nests are beautiful and complex. Termites can also build paper nests, which can be up to 20 feet high. [Read More...]

¿Que tan saludables son las bananas?

¿Te gustan las bananas? ¿Por qué? ¿El sabor? ¿La fibra? Todos pensamos que bananas son saludables. ¿Pero es cierto?

Bananas tienen, mucha azúcar. Hay 14 gramos de azúcar en una sola banana. Pero no son las únicas frutas que tienen mucha azúcar. También las manzanas y fresas contienen una gran cantidad de azúcar. Las bananas verdes tienen menos azúcar que las amarillas, aunque muchas personas prefieren las amarillas. Las bananas verdes tienen 30 de 100 puntos en el índice glucémico, mientras las bananas amarillas tienen 50 puntos.

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