The best gifts you can give your children are those that challenge and inspire them to be their best. We believe stories have the power to do that.
The cover story features Science Advocate & Corporate Scientist Jayshree Seth a science advocate who moved across continents alone as a young engineer, took on new challenges, overcame self-doubt, and kept moving forward to reach where she is today- a Corporate Scientist and Chief Science Advocate for 3M, the multinational company that has given you everything from Post-its to Scotch Tape and more.
Can one person change the world? The story of Wangari Maathai, the woman who dedicated her life to working on environmental issues and women’s rights is proof that it is possible.
If you have a kid who dreams of a future career involving animals, then the story of Dierdre Ousterhout, an animal keeper at the Atlanta Zoo will be especially fascinating. She shares what’s it like to care for the animals and which ones are her favorite.
Also in this issue:
– The latest in science news – fireflies light up in space? What’s this news about life on Venus?
– Why do astronomers believe spaceships need to be built like sailboats?
– About the thrilling discovery scientists have made about the universe but they just can’t explain it…yet!
– How to use the power of visualization to ride the wave of emotions
– Animal Migrations Poster
This issue has lots of fun activities to do as a family and create those happy holiday memories. Grow your own crystal snowflake ornaments or whip up a batch of delicious dinner rolls together, solve crosswords, host science trivia night or defrost your vocabulary and learn new words like Firn or Flakelet 🙂
Whether you are traveling or staying home for the holidays, we hope this 56-page issue gives every child what they may need the most- inspiration, joy, or a fun read by the warm fireplace.
This could be the best gift you give your children this year.
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