Lady Vocab is a talented singer who loves to sing about words.
Today's show is all about Earth Hour, an Aussie idea that's gone global! This time the focus is on climate change and how it's affecting some of our favourite foods.
Dick and Dom reveal the genius of the Wright Brothers, the men behind the first ever powered and controlled flight. Inspired by the Wright Brothers' genius idea, they come up with their own genius idea, which involves a terrifying flight in a stunt plane.
Sketches include: Vile Victorians, Rotten Romans, Gorgeous Georgians, Groovy Greeks, Potty Pioneers, HH Movie Pitch, Savage Stone Age and Putrid Pirates.
A misspelled text reveals Drake's favourite team, breaking news reveals a dog found the missing World Cup trophy, and a young tennis champ shows us how to nail an overhead smash.
A champion cheerleader shows us a base toss, we flashback to the incredible Olympic gold by Kieren Perkins, and a bizarre text reveals what Sam Kerr misses from back home.
Andy takes on the Dummy in a basketball trick shot challenge, we get a masterclass in high jump from rising star, our players sort the laundry for the AFL, then it's pinata putt-putt!
Our players try dino-soccer bowling, get a lesson in line-outs from the Queensland Reds, watch Andy and the Dummy race through an obstacle course, and one player is crowned Australia's No.1 junior all-rounder.
It’s been a terrible start to spring for many communities in NSW and Queensland where bushfires have destroyed homes and property. While fires aren’t unusual in Australia, experts say these ones have hit way earlier than usual, in places that aren’t usually affected by fire. We find out more about this terrible start to fire season and how some kids are getting ready for the hot weather to come.
A mass fish rescue is underway right now in the Darling River in NSW. Native species are being caught and relocated to other parts of the river or to fish hatcheries to try to prevent what the State’s environment minister has described as a potential fish “Armageddon”. Many are worried, when summer comes, we’ll see another mass fish die-off caused by blue green algae. We find out more about what’s happening to the health of Australia’s biggest river system.
Most young Aussies know about the dangers of smoking, but there are worries that there’s a growing number of young people using e-cigarettes or vaping. While they were originally marketed as being a safer alternative to cigarettes, recently there’ve been a few cases of people getting sick after vaping and even some deaths overseas. We find out more.
It’s not very often that 11-year-olds are asked to prevent wars and solve big economic, social and environmental crises, but this week that’s exactly what some South Australia kids are being asked to do. They’re taking part in the World Peace Game - a very different sort of board game developed by a US educator who’s on a mission to prove that kids can make great diplomats.
It’s that time of year again - when school yards and streets are menaced by swooping magpies! We find out why magpies attack and what you can do to protect yourself.
Based on a book by Jacqueline Wilson, Double Act weaves a charming, sensitive and often hilarious story about ten-year-old twins Ruby and Garnet growing up and finding their own identities.
This fascinating documentary analysis of Dahl's life and work shows how he drew upon his experience and vivid imagination to create stories. Today: The Greatest Secrets - How Dahl's life and experiences influenced his work.
This fascinating documentary analysis of Dahl's life and work shows how he drew upon his experience and vivid imagination to create stories: Today Heroes and Monsters - Dahl's characters.
Our players chase a world record for most high-fives in a minute, the Dummy takes on a champion horse in equestrian, then our players face off in the final challenge: motor-racing-table-tennis!
How do airplanes stay in the air? How do helicopters work? Do bats fly like birds? Kellyn, resident scientist Clare and the crew are joined (not live) by the Wright Brothers.
What can we use chemistry for? Why do we use detergent when we wash dishes? How do chemicals help our food grow? Kellyn, resident scientist Clare and the crew are joined (not live) by an atom to answer your chemist questions.
Where does water come from? Is all water the same? Why do we store water in dams? Kellyn, resident scientist Clare, and the Crew are joined (not live) by H2O himself, as they answer all your questions about wonderful water.
How does my TV work? Kellyn, resident scientist Clare and the crew are joined by the man who invented the toilet to answer all your questions about household science.
How do the gears on my bike work? What do we use levers for? How does a pulley work? Kellyn, resident scientist Clare, and the crew are joined (not live) by Archimedes to answer questions about simple machines.