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This index lists the title, publication, and publication date for past articles posted to izzit.org, along with the full text of the accompanying discussion questions. Due to copyright restrictions, we do not archive articles on izzit.org. In most cases it is possible to retrieve articles by doing a web search for the title of the article. Please email currentevents@izzit.org if you need assistance.

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izzit.org Post Date Article Title Publisher Date Published Readablility Discussion Questions
12/12/2022 Cars hit more deer in the week after daylight saving time ends Science News Explores 12/6/2022 6.9 View
12/6/2022 Insect swarms might electrify the air as much as storm clouds do Science News Explores 11/22/2022 8.0 View
11/28/2022 If mosquitoes vanished, would we miss them? Vampire spiders might Science News Explores 11/17/2022 7.6 View
11/22/2022 Some seabirds survive typhoons by flying into them Science News Explores 11/17/2022 7.4 View
11/15/2022 Some spikes in malaria cases may be tied to amphibian die-offs Science News Explores 11/7/2022 8.5 View
11/8/2022 Check out the first direct look at Neptune’s rings since the ’80s Science News Explores 10/25/2022 7.4 View
11/1/2022 Sea creatures’ fishy scent protects them from deep-sea high pressures Science News Explores 10/21/2022 7.5 View
10/25/2022 NASA’s DART spacecraft successfully bumped an asteroid onto a new path Science News Explores 10/18/2022 7.9 View
10/17/2022 For some kids, their rock-star hair comes naturally Science News Explores 10/7/2022 7.5 View
10/11/2022 Examining Neandertal and Denisovan DNA wins a 2022 Nobel Prize Science News Explores 10/4/2022 9.0 View
10/4/2022 Bizarre ancient critter has spines but no anus Science News Explores 9/27/2022 7.0 View
9/27/2022 How boa constrictors squeeze their prey without strangling themselves Science News Explores 9/16/2022 6.6 View
9/13/2022 News stories about spiders are unfairly negative Science News Explores 9/2/2022 8.2 View
6/13/2022 Bees are legally fish in California, court rules. Here’s why and what led to it Sacramento Bee 6/3/2022 14.2 View