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An Exploding Ant and Stone Age Poop!

What is sweat made of? Why did Pangea separate? In the news this week we hear about the worlds biggest plant, robotic hospitals and the food fight of the Megalodon. In Dangerous Dan it’s all about the exploding carpenter ant and we are joined by Profes…

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Vote of No Confidence and reading for fun

On this week’s episode of The Week Junior Show we’ll find out about a special vote about the Prime Minister, the winner of the UK City of Culture award and what charity Save the Children has said about the generosity of young people. Plus, …

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Percy the Puffed Up Pigeon

Percy the pigeon was a bit of a show off, well except that he didn’t know he was.
That is until an even more annoying peacock entered his life and made him notice how much he enjoyed boasting…See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Bletchley Park and WWII food

Robyn’s breaking codes at the famous Bletchley Park and Meg’s here cooking up some WWII recipes. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Secrets of Pompeii and Skincare for Dolphins!

Scientists Gertrud and Angela join us this week to discuss their study on how Dolphins are using their own skincare in coral reefs and we answer your questions on why drinking glasses make music and what actually happens in a black hole! A dangerous st…

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The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, Downing Street Parties and World Environment Day

In this week’s The Week Junior Show…
We’re finding out about the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.
A final report into the Downing Street Parties.
And World Environment Day.
Plus, we’ll have a debate about whether E-scooters should remain banned.
Use co…

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The Monster on Top of the Bed

Caz has just moved into a new house…but she’s absolutely convinced the creaking she hears at night is a MONSTER under her bed!
Or, is SHE the monster on top of the bed?!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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An Anthony Horowitz Classic Returns, and James Acaster Eats Mice with Rice?!

Author legend Anthony Horowitz joins us this week to chat about his hilarious new book in the Diamond Brothers series, Where Seagulls Dare. And we hear Roald Dahl classics coming to life through some of Britain’s most loved comedians.. this week we hea…

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JUBILEE SPECIAL: Westminster Abbey and making food

The Jubilee is this weekend! In this week’s episode, Sean’s taking a wander around Westminster Abbey and Meg’s cooking up some common street food treats. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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Why Do We Have WEIRD Cravings?

In this weeks Science Weekly we hear about a humungous hurricane season and why NASA are listening to Marsquakes. We also answer the questions Why is Water See-through and Why do We Yawn? In Dangerous Dan this week its about one of the fieriest and dea…

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