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Auntie SparkNotes: Can I Ask My Friend About His Gender Identity?

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 22, 2015
Dear Auntie, For the sake of tradition: I have a boy problem. Or rather, I potentially have a boy problem, but it could... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Can I Ask My Friend About His Gender Identity?

Auntie SparkNotes: I Want to Tell People I'm Asexual

By kat_rosenfieldJune 15, 2015
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, This is probably a really weird thing to ask, but I'm a little confused about what to do. A few... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Want to Tell People I'm Asexual

Your Avengers: Age of Ultron Primer

By KathApril 28, 2015
Avengers: Age of Ultron is happening this week. REPEAT: AGE OF ULTRON IS HAPPENING THIS WEEK. How did it come to this?... More  →
Your <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i> Primer

True or False: Can You Really Read Someone's Eyes?!

By Jason SaenzFebruary 16, 2015
People say the eyes are the windows to the soul. But what if the windows are dirty and covered in drapes? It... More  →
True or False: Can You Really Read Someone's Eyes?!

100 Questions You'll Have to Answer as a Grownup: START ANSWERING THEM NOW!

By Ashley Brooke RobertsJuly 15, 2014
IN FOLKLORE, growing up is all rollercoaster rides and funnel cake 24/7 (which it is, to some degree), but there’s actually a... More  →
100 Questions You'll Have to Answer as a Grownup: START ANSWERING THEM NOW!

It's Da Newz With H. Alan!

By H. Alan ScottApril 22, 2014
Hey Sparklers! I'm gonna lay down all the news from this week that you'll need to know in order to sound smarter... More  →
It's Da Newz With H. Alan!

53 Answers to the Self-Directed Question: "WHO AM I?"

By Janet ManleyOctober 17, 2013
An existential crisis attached to a pair of balled-up fists. Maybe a monotreme? A miracle of cell division. A carbon-based lifeform. A thing painfully aware of... More  →
53 Answers to the Self-Directed Question: "WHO AM I?"

21 Answers to Give When You Don't Know the Answer

By Kathryn_WilliamsFebruary 21, 2013
It has happened or will happen to all of us (some more than others): you’re asked a question in class, and you... More  →
21 Answers to Give When You Don't Know the Answer

Ask a Teacher Is Back!

By Emily WinterSeptember 21, 2012
Attention, Pudding Faces. (We mean that with love. We're starving.) After a summer hiatus, SparkLife's Ask a Teacher column is BACK IN... More  →
Ask a Teacher Is Back!