Yak’s Corner
A print and online children’s news magazine published on 30 Thursdays from September through May for Michigan kids ages 6-13. Each eight-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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Large Numbers
As consumers, are we unconsciously influenced by the size of a number?
-- Dec 18, 2014

Numerosity
Are we unconsciously influenced by the size of a number?
-- Dec 17, 2014

Seeing Red
Some of the selling messages in a department store may be subliminal, including the background colors.
-- Dec 16, 2014

Hidden Persuaders
Could colors affect our willingness to purchase a product?
-- Dec 15, 2014

Santa Lucia - Waking Up
Serving sweet bread and wearing a crown of candles, young Swedish girls represent Saint Lucia in an early morning ritual.
-- Dec 12, 2014