For this issue, we asked our contributors, “What have you learned lately?” Click on the pictures for their answers and links to their websites.


Kris Carlson

After helping my daughter with her first-grade science fair project, I learned that no matter how much you want mold to grow, sometimes it won’t happen. In fact, sometimes you need to buy sketchy-looking strawberries to satisfy the “eww” factor for fellow classmates. What is with six-year-olds and grossing each other out?