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Many of us know Ruth Bader Ginsburg as one of the strong Supreme Court Justice. She faced a lot of challenges in becoming a lawyer. So let’s look at some interesting Ruth Bader Ginsburg facts for kids. 1. Ruth Bader Ginsburg was one of nine women studying at Harvard Law School. Harvard Law School has 500 students; nine of them are women. The female classmates were not allowed to use one of the libraries on…

Aren’t sea otters the cutest members of the weasel family? So today, we are going to discuss some interesting sea otter facts for kids. 1. Otter has diverse relatives that one will find interesting. Did you know that otters are part of the Mustelidae family? Well, now you know! This family includes carnivorous mammals like badgers, wolverines, weasels, and skunks. Apart from this, sea otters are the largest member of the weasel family. However, it…

Keystone XL – is a proposed pipeline of approx 1,179 miles that would join the existing channel to improve oil flow and save on transportation costs. This pipeline project is supposed to connect oil sands in Alberta, Canada, to different cities, including Nebraska, Steele, and Gulf Coast. An astonishing number of people in America are unaware of different keystone pipeline facts and myths. However, this project is seeing protests by environmentalists and American due to…

“Would you rather…?” questions for small children and middle schoolers are fun and quick ways to get the kids to get their brains running. Aren’t they? So in this read, we exclusively have brought to you 101 good, funny and kid-friendly would you rather questions middle school games. 101 Would You Rather Questions Middle School We have scorched the internet and found the best 101 would you rather questions middle school you can ask. These questions will help…

What Are Lemmings? Lemmings are actually small rodents that live in the Arctic, in the tundra biomes.  Lemmings are about 13-18 cm in length and they weigh around 23-24 gm.  They generally have a round body structure with a mixture of brown and black fur. The fur is quite long and soft.  You will find lemmings with a very short tail and short legs. They also have a flattened claw on the first digit of…

Who Was Harriet Tubman? Harriet Tubman was an African-American anti-slavery worker and humanitarian who escaped from slavery in the southern United States. She helped many other enslaved people to achieve freedom and also served the Union during the American civil war.  She was the Union spy and was the first-ever black woman to lead an American mission during the American civil war.  Throughout her life, she achieved 13 missions and eventually rescued more than 70…

Who Was Dr Seuss? Theodor Suess Geisel was an immensely popular American writer, cartoonist, poet, illustrator, and filmmaker, born in Springfield, Massachusetts. He was better known by his pen name, Dr Seuss. He is a renowned artist for having more than 60 books under his pen name. His work includes many of the most popular children’s books of all time, selling over 600 million copies and being translated into more than 20 languages by the…

Where Is Ecuador? Located in South America, Ecuador is a small country along the equator with diverse landscapes filled with forests and mountains.  The country has its capital in Quito which is at a high altitude. The biggest city in Ecuador is Guayaquil which is on the coast.  Two ranges of the Andes mountains run from north to south through central Ecuador. The highest peak is Chimborazo which is at 20702 feet. Ecuador generally has…

What Is The Holocaust? Regarded as the most horrific incident in human history, Holocaust occurred in 1941 – 1945 during World War 1 when Hitler was the leader of Germany. More than 6 million Jews were murdered by the Nazis at the command of Adolf Hitler.  Millions of other people that Hitler didn’t like were killed along with the Jews including the Polish people, Catholics, Serbs, and even handicapped people.  It is believed that more…

What Is Liberty Bell? Liberty Bell is hung in the Liberty Bell centre in Philadelphia where it was rung to announce the independence of the United States from Great Britain.  This bell, made up of copper and tin, is 3 feet high and 12 feet around the bottom and weighs about 943 kilograms.  A verse from the bible is inscribed on the bell: “Proclaim liberty throughout all the land unto all the inhabitants thereof.”This line…