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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Daily Science Webcasts

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Strokes - Collaterals
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-- Feb 12, 2016

Strokes - Surviving
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-- Feb 11, 2016

Owl Inspired - Dynamics of Collaboration
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-- Feb 10, 2016

Owl Inspired - Quieter Blade
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-- Feb 9, 2016

Owl Inspired - Silent Flyers
An owl's wings are designed for stealth flying. But just how the design works is still a bit of a mystery.
-- Feb 8, 2016