Laura Grace Weldon is the author of a poetry collection titled Tending as well as Free Range Learning, a handbook of natural learning. She lives on a small farm with her family where she's working on her new project, Subversive and blogging optimistically.

Is Your Garden Poisoning Honeybees?

Are your "bee-friendly" plants actually harmful to pollinators? Find out how this is happening, plus 7 choices you can make to help out honeybees.

Poetry Geeks Suggest Poetry-Infused Movies

Celebrate National Poetry Month with our poetry-infused movie suggestions.

Mold Smell in Washing Machine: Solved

GeekMom Laura happened upon the solution to that pesky moldy smell present in many front-loading washers.

Advanced Math Is Child’s Play: An Interview With Maria Droujkova and Yelena McManaman

Math is an enticing adventure of discovery-based play. Find out how to start out that way and keep it that way via open-sourced ideas.

Rap Contest: Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Raven”

Rap, sing, or recite Poe's "The Raven" to win cash prizes. You have until March 20th to submit youth and adult entries.

Good Deal on a Martian Crater

For the price of a latte, you can name a crater on Mars.

WildLeaks: Empowering Everyone To Save Wildlife

Become a whistleblower, save endangered wildlife and their habitat, all thanks to the secure platform offered by

The Man Behind <em>The Man Who Is Not My Mother</em>

Isaac Bloom's hilarious Tumblr shows a baby's-eye view of life with dad.

Stock Photo Bias: Kid Version

How are young people perceived? Check stock photos.

Hack Your Candy Conversation Hearts

Six ways to upgrade those candy conversation hearts into a more expressive Valentine experience.