Yak’s Corner
A print and online children’s news magazine published once each month from September through May for Michigan kids ages 6-13. Each 12-page issue is filled with educational and entertaining stories about places, people and events in Michigan and around the world. The Yak’s Corner online page also includes “Yaktivities” for each issue, a Yak Art Gallery, student writing and more.


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Natchez Pow-Wow
At the annual Natchez Pow-Wow, Native Americans are dancing in the footsteps of their ancestors.
-- Aug 28, 2015

Caterpillars - Stingers
The sting of a caterpillar can keep predators, and human researchers, at bay.
-- Aug 27, 2015

Caterpillars - Importance of Diversity
Virtually every organism in a rainforest ecosystem is part of an interdependent web of life.
-- Aug 26, 2015

Caterpillars - Interactions
Tinker with the micro-ecology of just one plant, and you risk altering an entire ecosystem.
-- Aug 25, 2015

Caterpillars - Microcosm
A diverse ecoysystem can be found within the leaves of one rainforest plant.
-- Aug 24, 2015