Episode 9: Why is the Sun So Hot? And What’s Up With Stars?

We’re back with all-new episodes of PodAsk! This week, we’re touching on the sun (not literally, it’s too hot!). You asked why is the sun so hot. We’ve got your answer! Plus, we’re tackling a bonus question all about the formation of new stars. Check it out!...
Inside the August 2019 Issue

Inside the August 2019 Issue

Here’s what you’ll find inside the August 2019 issue of Boys’ Life magazine. Remember, many articles are only available to subscribers and are not available online. Please visit boyslife.org/subscribe to subscribe to the print or digital editions of Boys’ Life...
How to Dispose of Dirty Water in the Backcountry

How to Dispose of Dirty Water in the Backcountry

After you’ve washed your dishes, scrubbed your face and hands, and maybe even done some laundry, there’s just one more task ahead of you: What do you do with the leftover soapy water? USE BIODEGRADABLE SOAP Use biodegradable soap for your cleaning in the outdoors. A...
How to Make a Model of the Solar System

How to Make a Model of the Solar System

Make a detailed model of Earth and all its neighboring planets with this quick STEM-focused project. WHAT YOU’LL NEED Paint (red, orange, yellow, green, bluegreen, dark blue, cobalt blue, light blue, white and black) 8 small Styrofoam balls (these will be the...