Walter Sterling is about to take off. Sitting in a harness at the top of a giant hill, all he can see ahead of him is foggy air and the zip line that will take him down the hill, over a lake and, hopefully, into a safe landing area. He’s about to go from zero […]
Bioluminescence is a wild light show in nature. Check out these naturally glowing plants and animals.
More commemorative America the Beautiful Quarters are on the way.
It’s true: The White House can be a real zoo at times!
Pedro loves New Year's Resolutions, but he can't think of a good one.
Looking for a unique gift for mom, dad or anyone special in your life? Check out homemade gift ideas in the BL Workshop.
Throughout November, we polled our readers on boyslife.org to get their thoughts on Thanksgiving. Here's what we learned.
If you were a Thanksgiving food, what would you be? Find out!
See photos from Winterfest, an annual event that brings together 3,000 Venturers and Explorers in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
When done right, an igloo can keep you nice and cozy – even on the coldest winter night.
Every November, Troop 1015 invites almost everyone they know to attend their Turkey Feed. Here are the recipes they use to feed 100 people.
Check out the hottest toys for this holiday season.
The jamboree was scheduled to start at midnight. Reason to worry? Naaaahh.
You've heard of the Loch Ness Monster of Scotland and the abominable snowman of the Himalayas, but the U.S. also has its own "monsters." Here are some of the most popular.
Your mateys will yo ho ho with these funny pirate jokes sent in by Boys' Life readers.
Little does Evan Forrester know, but the spooky old Grady house holds the secret to his future. Read the latest fiction from the pages of Boys' Life.
For almost one year, Life Scout Quinn Schneider and his family had a black Lab puppy named Kajsa. They helped to raise her and train her to become a guide dog and help others. Then they had to say goodbye.
See photos of Troop 136's canoeing trek through Canada's Bowron Lake Provincial Park, where they found majestic mountains, remarkable rivers and lovely lakes. And plenty of paddling.
Here's the lowdown from an expert caver on the best places to get started caving.
Light the funny fuse on your Fourth of July celebration with these hilarious jokes from Boys' Life readers.