Can You Catch a Cold from Cold Weather?

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For years people have told their children to wrap up warm or they will fall ill, but is it really

8 Supermarket Tricks to Make Your Parents Spend More

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You might have noticed that many supermarkets have a similar layout. This is no coincidence. Researchers have spent many years working out

Is The Great Wall of China Visible from Space?

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The idea that the Great Wall of China can be seen from space has been around since at least 1938

12 Steps to Becoming a Self-Confident Kid

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Do you ever wish you were more confident? Do you watch other kids standing in front of the class, and presenting

What is Falcon 9?

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You may have heard a lot of people talking about the Falcon 9 rocket this week, but what is it

Do Carrots Help You See In The Dark?

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In the first of a fab new series called #factORfable, we take a look at some stubborn myths and find

The Indian Princess Suffragette – Sophia Duleep Singh

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  You’ve probably heard of the Suffragettes, who fought for women’s rights, but did you know that an Indian princess

I Love You Natty – A Siblings Introduction to Down’s Syndrome

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My name is Mia and I’m ten years old.  I’m the first person in my family to write a book.

Second Hand – Or Vintage Clothing?

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“Euuuuw, that is second hand!”  – if you have ever said this, then you could be missing out. Vintage clothing

6 Awesome Classic Books For Tweens

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  A book can transport the reader back in time. It is hard to imagine a time when we weren’t

Winter Wonderings – How Fast Does Santa Fly?

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  Continuing our series of #winterwonderings, Sam Gouldson asks the most important question – just HOW fast does Santa fly?

Get Cracking With Computer Coding for Kids

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Kids computing – there’s a lot of talk going on about it right now.  What do you learn about computing

Calling All (Reluctant) Bookworms

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    Em is a reader. A bookworm. She always has been, and always will be. Some people love to