Kids Corner Book Club
14-year-old Carter Kane and his 12-year-old sister Sadie, have been living apart since their mother’s mysterious death. Then ancient forces are unleashed that threaten to destroy mankind. Check out the October selection, chosen by Kids Corner librarian Joe Hilton.
Explore Deep Space
Each month on Kids Corner our @CoolAstronomer Derrick Pitts of the Franklin Institute joins us to explore the fascinating expanse that is deep space ... from stars and planets to the great unknown. Each year scientists learn more about our solar system and beyond - click through and you'll learn more too - as well as what to see in the October night sky!
Ten years ago, NPR/ABC contributor Cokie Roberts published a book about the ways in which the wives, mothers, daughters and sisters of America's Founding Fathers helped forge the nation. Now Cokie Roberts is back with an illustrated version of that book aimed at kids and she joins Kathy in the Kids Corner studios to talk all about the Founding Mothers: Remembering The Ladies.
Did you know that you have a chemistry lab right in your own home? Join Dr. Lisa Chirlian each month on Science Thursday as she presents another Kitchen Chemistry experiment. These experiments use everyday materials and can be performed in an ordinary kitchen with adult supervision.