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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
10/21/2022 Billions of snow crabs have disappeared from the waters around Alaska. Scientists say overfishing is not the cause CNN 10/16/2022 12.6 View
9/23/2022 Bingo, Lite-Brite, Nerf among Toy Hall of Fame finalists KCRA TV (NBC) 9/14/2022 8.2 View
10/4/2022 Bizarre ancient critter has spines but no anus Science News Explores 9/27/2022 7.0 View
12/5/2022 Bomb-sniffing dogs are in short supply across the U.S. NPR 11/29/2022 9.5 View
2/23/2022 Brazil Mudslide death toll is at 117 ABC News 2/17/2022 9.9 View
6/1/2022 Brittney Griner's wife to U.S. government: 'You say she's top priority, but I want to see it' Yahoo Sports 5/25/2022 9.5 View
9/12/2022 California asks residents not to charge electric vehicles, days after announcing gas car ban. mystateline.com 8/31/2022 14.1 View
3/24/2022 California city may declare Chick-fil-A a "public nuisance" CBS News (msn.com) 3/15/2022 12.0 View
3/28/2022 California college professor sues students after midterm and final exams are posted online NBC news 3/17/2022 11.8 View
4/5/2022 California groundbreaking set for largest wildlife crossing AP News 3/24/2022 11.1 View
12/6/2022 California looks to ban all gas and diesel truck fleets SFgate 11/22/2022 12.5 View
8/31/2022 California went big on rooftop solar. Now that's a problem for landfills The Los Angeles Times (via Yahoo) 7/14/2022 13.3 View
12/15/2022 Can tiny homes combat homelessness in Chicago? The Chicago Tribune 12/5/2022 11.7 View
12/12/2022 Cars hit more deer in the week after daylight saving time ends Science News Explores 12/6/2022 6.9 View