Mike Risinit

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Queso Fundido

Queso Fundido is everywhere. It’s taking over the world. It’s sweeping the nation! My friend Gaby made it a couple of days ago, my friend Adrianna …

Ask a Science Teacher

• <b>Author:</b> Larry Scheckel<p><b>Fun and fascinating science is everywhere, and it’s a cinch to learn—just ask a science teacher!</b><p>We’ve all grown so used to living in a world filled with wonders that we sometimes forget to wonder about them: What creates the wind? Do fish sleep? Why do we blink? These are …

Homicide

• <b>Author:</b> David Simon<p><b>From the creator of HBO's The Wire, the classic book about homicide investigation that became the basis for the hit television show</b><p>The scene is Baltimore. Twice every three days another citizen is shot, stabbed, or bludgeoned to death. At the center of this hurricane of crime is …

Johnstown Flood

• <b>Author:</b> David McCullough<p>The stunning story of one of America’s great disasters, a preventable tragedy of Gilded Age America, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough.<p>At the end of the nineteenth century, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, was a booming coal-and-steel town filled with hardworking …