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   Holocaust Memorial Day: What can we learn?
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   Holocaust victims to be remembered with light
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   Your Planet: This week's news about the environment
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   Ice is melting across the globe at a faster rate
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Mental health

   
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   How to look after your wellbeing right now
   5 Jan 20215 January 2021
   
   
   Michael Rosen
   1:51

   'How drawing helped me to talk about my feelings'
   27 Mar 201727 March 2017
   
   
   Mindfulness
   2:49

   Five top tips to tackle anxiety
   5 Feb 20205 February 2020
   

   
   poetry-books.

   'Poetry has definitely helped me during lockdown'
   27 May 202027 May 2020
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   Mental Health Awareness Week 2020: Kindness
   18 May 202018 May 2020
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   katie and de'gaft
   1:31

   'Mental health is more important than anything else'
   3 Feb 20203 February 2020
   

   
   trainers.
   1:21

   How running can help your mental health
   19 Aug 201919 August 2019
   

   
   Dr Radha
   2:31

   Your mental health questions answered
   27 Mar 201727 March 2017
   

   
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   0:23

   What is a mental health problem?
   10 Oct 201910 October 2019
   

   
   Michael Rosen
   1:16

   Why is it important to talk about how we feel?
   27 Mar 201727 March 2017
   

   
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   Lifebabble's guide to feeling good
   27 Mar 201727 March 2017
   

   
   Cartoon

   What is anxiety?
   15 Feb 201915 February 2019
   

   
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   What is depression?
   24 Nov 201624 November 2016
   

   
   Kids tell us what makes them happy
   0:45

   What makes you happy?
   20 Mar 201720 March 2017
   

   
   katie-thistleton-talks-about-anxiety
   1:53

   What is it like living with a mental health problem?
   3 Feb 20203 February 2020
   

   
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   DanTDM, Surfaceldn and other celebs: 'It's OK for boys to cry'
   21 May 202021 May 2020
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   1:07

   The Vamps' Connor Ball: Anxiety makes my body go numb
   22 May 202022 May 2020
   

   
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   Inside My Head: What is an anxiety disorder?
   4 Feb 20204 February 2020
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   Illustration from Michael Rosen's book

   Why is it hard to talk about mental health problems?
   4 Dec 20184 December 2018
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   Ariana: 'If you are hurting, you can push through and are not alone'
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Your Big Questions

   
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   The Big Question: How deep is lava on Venus?
   5 Jan 20215 January 2021
   
   
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   1:30

   When did humans first discover dinosaurs?
   2 May 20192 May 2019
   

   
   Shark teeth
   1:12

   The Big Question: Why do sharks have sharp teeth?
   9 Sep 20199 September 2019
   

   
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   1:16

   The Big Question: How do butterflies get their patterns?
   21 Jun 201821 June 2018
   

   
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   1:30

   Why do sloths move so slowly?
   18 Jun 201918 June 2019
   

   
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   How was the Earth made?
   31 Jul 201931 July 2019
   

   
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   0:47

   The Big Question: Do sharks have tongues?
   9 Oct 20199 October 2019
   

   
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   1:05

   Why does the Earth spin?
   21 Aug 201921 August 2019
   

   
   Dinosuars in cartoon form
   1:58

   What's the difference between all the dinosaur periods?
   23 Apr 201923 April 2019
   

   
   Earth from space
   1:39

   How do we know the Earth is four billion years old?
   31 May 201931 May 2019
   

   
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   How do planes fly?
   25 Mar 201925 March 2019
   

   
   Kangaroo
   0:56

   Why do kangaroos only live in Australia?
   23 Nov 201823 November 2018
   

   
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   0:57

   Why can't dogs chew with their mouths closed?
   2 Nov 20182 November 2018
   

   
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   How does a thunderstorm start?
   15 Oct 201815 October 2018
   

   
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   What was the first ever emoji?
   21 Sep 201821 September 2018
   

   
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   How do we burp?
   14 Sep 201814 September 2018
   

   
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   Why do animals have tails?
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   Why do we have different colour eyes?
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   How long would a tortoise take to go around the world?
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   Why is blood red?
   13 Aug 201813 August 2018
   

   
   White fluffy clouds against a blue sky
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   How are clouds made?
   19 Jul 201819 July 2018
   

   
   The Sun
   1:20

   Why are some countries hot and others cold?
   6 Jul 20186 July 2018
   

   
   Icebergs drift in the sea in Cierva Cove, on the coast of the Antarctic Peninsula in Antarctica.
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   How far under water do icebergs go?
   16 Jul 201816 July 2018
   

   
   The night sky above Galloway Forest park in southern Scotland
   0:54

   How old is the universe?
   15 Jun 201815 June 2018
   

   
   Penguin
   1:15

   Why can't penguins fly?
   8 Jun 20188 June 2018
   

   
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   Why do we get goosebumps?
   18 May 201818 May 2018
   

   
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   1:06

   Why do volcanoes erupt?
   14 May 201814 May 2018
   

   
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   Why do feet smell?
   4 May 20184 May 2018
   

   
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   How are bricks made?
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   Stars
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   How do you count the stars?
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   Why do onions make you cry?
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   What was the first dinosaur?
   22 Mar 201822 March 2018
   

   
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   How is a banana a berry but a strawberry isn't?
   15 Mar 201815 March 2018
   

   
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   How are roads named?
   28 Feb 201828 February 2018
   

   
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   How are fireworks made?
   16 Feb 201816 February 2018
   

   
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   1:57

   Who invented Valentine's Day?
   9 Feb 20189 February 2018
   

   
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   1:43

   Who invented Lego?
   31 Jan 201831 January 2018
   

   
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   1:34

   Who invented the selfie?
   18 Jan 201818 January 2018
   

   
   Artwork of a Tyrannosaurus rex dinosaur
   0:57

   Can we bring dinosaurs back?
   11 Jan 201811 January 2018
   

   
   Man struggling to open umbrella during stormy weather
   1:50

   How do we predict the weather?
   14 Dec 201714 December 2017
   

   
   Fossil ammonites. Ammonites are extinct cephalopod molluscs that lived in the oceans during the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods.
   1:52

   How does carbon dating work?
   6 Dec 20176 December 2017
   

   
   Red Bull F1 cars
   1:27

   How is a Formula 1 car different to a family car?
   30 Nov 201730 November 2017
   

   
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   2:40

   How do you measure a mountain?
   19 Oct 201719 October 2017
   

   
   Tangerines
   0:42

   What's the fruity difference?
   6 Sep 20176 September 2017
   

   
   Keyframe #6
   1:27

   How big is space?
   7 Mar 20187 March 2018
   

   
   astronaut in space
   0:50

   Does the sound of your voice change in space?
   4 Jan 20184 January 2018
   

   
   Rocket
   1:37

   When will we be able to travel at warp speed?
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Coronavirus

   
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   Coronavirus and lockdowns: What is the latest?
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   Supermarkets are making rules on face masks stricter
   12 Jan 202112 January 2021
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   child home learning

   Schools in Scotland to remain closed until mid Feb
   19 Jan 202119 January 2021
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   girl-at-laptop.

   Lockdown and schools: YOUR questions answered
   6 Jan 20216 January 2021
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   Third Covid-19 vaccine approved for use in the UK
   8 Jan 20218 January 2021
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   What are the coronavirus rules where you live?
   30 Dec 202030 December 2020
   

   
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   First people get Oxford vaccine jab
   4 Jan 20214 January 2021
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   New lockdowns for England and Scotland
   4 Jan 20214 January 2021
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   Scientist working on the vaccine

   Why Oxford vaccine approval is a BIG deal
   30 Dec 202030 December 2020
   70
   

   
   Empty streets in Belfast

   Northern Ireland to have new lockdown from 26 December
   18 Dec 202018 December 2020
   15
   

   
   girl doing stem
   1:46

   Will vaccine success inspire more kids to get into science?
   16 Dec 202016 December 2020
   

   
   Margaret from Northern Ireland became the first person to receive a vaccination against the coronavirus

   Northern Irish granny is first to get coronavirus vaccine
   8 Dec 20208 December 2020
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   Child-getting-a-vaccine.

   Why won't children get the coronavirus vaccine?
   7 Dec 20207 December 2020
   36
   

   
   Scientist in a lab

   Who will get the coronavirus vaccine - and when?
   2 Dec 20202 December 2020
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   Vaccine

   Who? When? how? BBC expert takes on a vaccine Q&A
   3 Dec 20203 December 2020
   19
   

   
   Prof-Sarah-Gilbert.

   Meet the woman who designed the Oxford coronavirus vaccine
   25 Nov 202025 November 2020
   47
   

   
   Scientist working on the vaccine

   Five great things about the Oxford University vaccine
   24 Nov 202024 November 2020
   7
   

   
   A small bottle labeled with a "Vaccine" sticker is held near a medical syringe

   Coronavirus: How do vaccines work?
   19 Nov 202019 November 2020
   13
   

   
   Girl getting vaccine

   Why don't some people want to take vaccines?
   24 Nov 202024 November 2020
   

   
   What is a vaccine and how do they fight a virus?
   1:54

   What are vaccines and how can they help fight Covid-19?
   19 Nov 202019 November 2020
   

   
   pedestrian-walks-past-paintings-wearing-masks-in-glasgow

   New coronavirus lockdown levels for Scotland
   11 Nov 202011 November 2020
   10
   

   
   Letter-r.

   Coronavirus: What is the R number?
   18 Jun 202018 June 2020
   37
   

   
   coronavirus-masks.

   What are the rules on face coverings in the UK?
   6 Nov 20206 November 2020
   351
   

   
   how to wash your hands.
   0:43

   How to wash your hands
   5 May 20205 May 2020
   

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Animals

   
   blue-whale

   New population of blue whales found
   4 Jan 20214 January 2021
   26
   
   
   dog in the snow.

   Animals in the cold: top safety tips
   7 Jan 20217 January 2021
   55
   

   
   cat.

   International Cat Day: Which cat are you?
   7 Aug 20207 August 2020
   16
   

   
   dog-quiz

   Quiz: Which dog are you?
   26 Aug 201926 August 2019
   

   
   hidden-owl.

   Can you see the owl in this photo? Not many can!
   6 Aug 20196 August 2019
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   Border-collie-puppy.

   Quiz: Do you know how clever animals can be?
   18 Jul 201918 July 2019
   10
   

   
   Cow
   1:35

   Why do cows have spots?
   16 Sep 201916 September 2019
   

   
   Baby elephant following mother

   World Elephant Day: Nine reasons why we love elephants
   12 Aug 201912 August 2019
   1
   

   
   lion-roaring.

   World Lion Day: Why big cats make terrible dinner guests
   10 Aug 201910 August 2019
   2
   

   
   Dolphin flipping jellyfish

   The jellyfish-juggling dolphin and other amazing animals
   12 Aug 201912 August 2019
   1
   

   
   Kingfisher.

   Nine beautiful birds to spot around Britain
   16 Aug 201916 August 2019
   

   
   Cocker spaniel with head stuck in wall

   Meet the pets rescued after getting stuck
   17 Aug 201917 August 2019
   

   
   white bellbird

   How loud is the world's loudest bird?!
   23 Oct 201923 October 2019
   3
   

   
   standoff-tibetan-fox-marmot.

   Check out the winners of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year
   16 Oct 201916 October 2019
   

   
   humpback-whale.

   Humpback whales return after almost becoming extinct
   16 Oct 201916 October 2019
   

   
   penguin-on-beach.

   Penguin's epic journey from New Zealand to Australia
   9 Oct 20199 October 2019
   

   
   Earthworms in soil

   Why plastic is causing big problems for worms
   4 Oct 20194 October 2019
   1
   

   
   hurricane-dog-pdsa-award.

   Heroic hounds winning medals
   5 Oct 20195 October 2019
   

   
   Labradoodle

   Inventing the labradoodle was a 'mistake'
   26 Sep 201926 September 2019
   

   
   Double Dave the two-headed snake

   Meet 'Double Dave', the two-headed snake
   6 Sep 20196 September 2019
   3
   

   
   Giraffe getting close to the dog

   A 'tail' of friendship between a dog and giraffe
   23 Nov 201923 November 2019
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