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I'm a celebrity

Recently TV celebrities have been taken out to the jungle to see how well they survive. In this activity the children will think about what th...

Bone Detectives

Identifying and Classifying
Jake McGowen-Lowe is a teenage bone collector from Scotland. He has been collecting skulls and bones since he was six. He has recently been i...

Elephant Bird Egg

Animals including humans
A huge rare Elephant Bird Egg is going up for auction in London. The egg is believed to be around 400 years old. At 30 cm tall and 24cm in dia...

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New Earth

5E Earth, Sun and Moon
A newly discovered planet is the most stunning evidence that life might be out there. It has the same climate as Earth, plus water and gravity...

Help the Hedgehog

4B Habitats
The number of endangered animals in the UK has doubled over the past 10 years according to wildlife experts. Hedgehogs, house sparrows and har...

Fuelling the Flight

5C Gases around us
The first manned, hydrogen-powered plane has been successfully tested in the skies above Spain. It was powered by hydrogen fuel cells, which p...

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