Just for Kids

Check out these articles written with the younger set in mind. (Caution: Adults may find them interesting, too!)


 

Saint Nicholas

The real man behind Santa Claus focused on helping people in need.


 

Is There a Doctor in the House?

Meet Dr. Jason Wiles, a “pediatric resident.” (In other words, he’s a doctor-in-training who cares for kids.)


 

The physics of fright

Roller coasters may look dangerous, but they’re carefully designed to keep you safe.


 

CSI: Louisville

Crime scene investigations make good television, but how accurate are TV’s tales of forensic detectives? George spent some time with the Louisville Police Department to find out.


 

A Tiger’s Tale

Sparky is a big pussycat–very big! Tipping the scales at 200 pounds, he’s one of three Sumatran Tigers at the Louisville Zoo.


 

Recycling in Louisville

Bad news: Some of your trash can take one million years to decompose in a landfill. Good news: Much of your garbage can be recycled!


 

Make room for mushrooms

Edible fungus is a real taste treat. But what, exactly, is a fungus?