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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
9/6/2022 Travelers spotted a bald eagle at the airport — but this isn't his first TSA line NPR 8/28/2022 7.7 View
8/26/2022 Shaquille O’Neal Pays Tab of Over $25,000 for Entire Restaurant While on Date Yahoo 6/15/2022 7.7 View
11/23/2021 Here’s how some sea-loving trees ended up far from the coast Science News For Students 11/17/2021 7.8 View
3/21/2022 Rare Pokémon Charizard card sells for $336,000 CNN 3/13/2022 7.8 View
3/22/2022 Instagram influencers promote more unhealthy foods than other celebs Science News For Students 3/15/2022 7.8 View
5/24/2022 Kansas man finds a mythical-looking ax with a root for a handle in his front yard NPR 5/13/2022 7.8 View
8/22/2022 Killer whales are 'attacking' sailboats near Europe's coast. Scientists don't know why NPR 8/20/2022 7.9 View
10/29/2021 Freewheelin' Community Bikes gives kids and teens opportunity to earn a bicycle ABC News (WRTV, Indianapolis) 10/22/2021 7.9 View
11/1/2021 Decades after polio, Martha is among the last to still rely on an iron lung to breathe NPR 10/25/2021 7.9 View
3/11/2022 Titans fans raise funds, offer refuge to fan in Ukraine WKRN.com (Nashville) 2/28/2022 8.0 View
4/19/2022 Kitchen sponges are bacteria’s dream home Science News For Students 4/11/2022 8.0 View
11/15/2021 An original Apple-1 computer sells for $400,000 NPR 11/9/2021 8.1 View
11/30/2021 Someday soon, smartwatches may know you’re sick before you do Science News For Students 11/22/2021 8.1 View
2/1/2022 Recycling a climate-warming gas could make 'greener' farmed fish Science News For Students 1/19/2022 8.1 View