Mining In Society Requirements Released
You may not know it, but mining is kind of a big deal. From communications, transportation, power, construction, agriculture, and medicine to education, entertainment, and recreation, nearly every aspect of society relies on mining. Learn more by earning your Mining in Society merit badge.
Video of a day at the West Point Camporee
The West Point Camporee is held one weekend each spring near Lake Frederick, N.Y., not far from the United States Military Academy. Actual West Point cadets -- most of them former Scouts -- put the thousands of Scouts, Venturers and Girl Scouts through some basic training at dozens of stations.
Eagle Tells How Town Has Recovered From Tornado
In the March issue of Boys' Life we told the story of Scouts from across the country rushing to help the community of Moore, Okla., after a devastating tornado ripped through the town last summer. Now, almost a year later, Eagle Scout Davin Ferren offers the following update on the recovery in his hometown.
These West Virginia Scouts Know What To Do In Winter
Put on your winter jacket before you watch this video of a winter camping trip with Troop 289 in Madison, W.Va., and Troop 31 from Charleston, W.Va.
There Are At Least Two Eagle Scout Olympians
A couple of Eagle Scouts are representing the United States in the 2014 Winter Olympics.