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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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Flying through Space

Forces and magnets
Austrian Felix Baumgartner has become the first skydiver to go faster than the speed of sound, reaching a maximum velocity of 833.9mph (1,342k...

Pesky Potholes

3D Rocks and soils
Recent snow and ice has caused more potholes to form on the country's roads forcing councils to spend more time and money on fixing them. Pot...

Rabbit Care

Humans & animals
Rabbit Awareness Week is in May. It aims to raise awareness of the needs of rabbits and the owner's responsibility in caring for them. In t...

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