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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.

Please Note: Current Events lessons are archived for ONE YEAR. A year after posting, the article link and questions will be automatically DELETED from our archive. If you like a lesson and want to use it again in the future, SAVE it to your computer, or print it.

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
2/22/2022 No, organic molecules alone don’t point to life on Mars Science News For Students 2/9/2022 6.9 View
4/7/2022 There’s never been such a shortage of homes in the US. Here’s why. npr.org 3/29/2022 6.9 View
10/4/2022 Bizarre ancient critter has spines but no anus Science News Explores 9/27/2022 7.0 View
2/7/2022 The ‘Doomsday’ glacier may soon trigger a dramatic sea-level rise Science News For Students 1/24/2022 7.0 View
2/15/2022 Nodding off may turn your creativity on Science News For Students 1/26/2022 7.0 View
3/29/2022 Scientists Say: Machine learning Science News For Students 3/21/2022 7.0 View
6/3/2022 Teen Babysitters Are Charging $30 an Hour—Because They Can The Wall Street Journal 5/19/2022 7.0 View
1/2/2023 Some young fruit flies’ eyeballs literally pop out of their heads Science News Explores 12/16/2022 7.1 View
12/19/2022 71 years after starting college, a 90-year-old woman is graduating CNN 12/11/2022 7.1 View
10/27/2022 A shocking way to eliminate weeds Herald & Review 10/13/2022 7.1 View
4/6/2022 Man finds ‘alien’ that looks like ‘dehaired possum’ with claws washed up on Australia beach USA Today 3/31/2022 7.1 View
4/26/2022 In an emergency, you may want to see Dr. Dog Science News For Students 4/13/2022 7.1 View
2/2/2022 Why are bird eggs in cold climates darker colored? Science News For Students 12/6/2021 7.2 View