US debt ceiling saga, killer whales rampage, k-leather debate, Spain’s cleaning app
US debt ceiling saga explained, Orca killer whales rampage, Australia’s k-leather debate, Spain’s household chores app
May 31, 2023 Episode 153
Centipede bot, highest bridge, 13-year-old hero, Japanese smile again
Georgia Tech’s centipede robot, world’s highest railway bridge, 13-year-old US hero, Japanese learn to smile again
May 24, 2023 Episode 152
Giraffes do math, cannibal fish, nonstop runner, conductor no duchess
Giraffes do math, Oregon twilight-zone fish wash ashore, Cambodian runner who didn’t stop, Welsh conductor not duchess in disguise
May 17, 2023 Episode 151
Bird drones, Napoli soccer stunner, new jellyfish, Spain’s lost map-makers
Bird drones take flight in New Mexico, Napoli soccer stunner, new box jellyfish in China and Spain’s lost map-makers
May 10, 2023 Episode 150
UK King crowned, “bananas” art vandal, naughty cat on the prowl
Two special reports on UK coronation, South Korea’s art destruction that’s just “bananas” and Derbyshire cat on the prowl
May 3, 2023 Episode 149
Most populous country, Starship’s explosion, Oz “Take 3 for Sea,” Belgium seagull imitations
India dethrones China as most populous country, SpaceX Starship explosion, Australia’s “Take 3 for the Sea,” Belgium’s screechy seagull...
Apr 26, 2023 Episode 148
Giant seaweed blob, JUICE rockets to Jupiter, NYC’s “rat czar,” Happy Vaisakhi
Giant seaweed blob – sargassum – head to Florida, JUICE rockets to Jupiter, Sikhs celebrate Vaisakhi and New York’s “rat czar”
Apr 19, 2023 Episode 147
Thailand’s Songkran, Europe’s sleeper trains, India’s vegan leather, Canada’s ancient furball
Thailand’s wacky water festival – Songkran, revival of Europe’s overnight sleeper trains, India’s vegan leather and Canada’s ancient...
Apr 12, 2023 Episode 146
Easter in Ethiopia and Spain, India’s turtle nesting, mammoth meatball
Unusual Easter traditions in Ethiopia and Spain, India’s Olive Ridley turtle nesting season, Netherland’s woolly mammoth meatball
Apr 5, 2023 Episode 145
Meta sued, “auto fashion,” 2400-year-old toilet, smelly art, snake cafe
Meta sued over social media addiction, “auto-fashion” revs up upcycling, China’s 2400-year-old toilet, “Pungent Paints” launched,...
Mar 29, 2023 Episode 144
Finland’s woody batteries, Taylor Swift concert, “fish-lizard” fossil, Autism Day
Finland’s forest of wood used to make batteries, Taylor Swift sings 44 songs in 3 hours, deciphering “fish-lizard” fossil and World Autism...
Mar 22, 2023 Episode 143
Nuclear submarines, Valentine asteroid, 95th Oscars, Fosbury Flopper dies
Nuclear-powered submarines, Valentine asteroid heads to Earth, 95th Oscars with no red carpet, Fosbury Flopper dies
Mar 15, 2023 Episode 142
What ozone hole, UN ozone game, UK museum space crunch, lippy whales
Ozone hole getting smaller, UN ozone video game, UK museums run out of space, whales have nosey lips
Mar 8, 2023 Episode 141
Chatbots and ChatGPT explained, Africa’s Goliath frog, Italy’s oily coffee
People go crazy for ChatGPT – we explain what chatbots are, Africa’s Goliath frog being saved, Italy’s oily coffee
Mar 1, 2023 Episode 140
Carnival & Lent, Kenya’s ancient tools, Australia’s new spiders, “Lord of the Ring” frog
Carnival season ends, Lent begins, Kenya’s 2.9-million-year-old tools, Australia’s new spiders, Ecuador’s “Lord of the Ring” frog
Feb 22, 2023 Episode 139
Sniffer squirrels, spy balloons, Turkey quake, seagulls-v-drones, bare Spaniard
Squirrels joins Chinese police force, spy balloons saga, quake update, seagulls-v-drones in Portugal and Spaniard bares all
Feb 15, 2023 Episode 138
Turkey earthquake, Chinese spy balloon, Beyoncé sweeps Grammys, naughty parrot
7.8 earthquake rocks Turkey & Syria, US shoots down Chinese spy balloon, Beyoncé sweeps Grammys, Taiwan’s naughty parrot
Feb 8, 2023 Episode 137
Chimp gestures, new dino, seaspider butt, Ticketmaster apologies, Lantern Festival, treasure hunt
Chimp gestures, new dino discovered, seaspider butts, Ticketmaster apologies to Taylor, Chinese Lantern Festival, Dutch treasure hunt
Feb 1, 2023 Episode 136
Woolly mammoth return, dinosaur discoveries, Avatar breaks records, Oz toadzilla
Resurrection of the woolly mammoth, dinosaur discoveries, Avatar breaks box office records, Australia’s toadzilla
Jan 25, 2023 Episode 135
Chinese New Year, Oz marathon marathoner, drone dog-saver, epic search for cat
Celebrating the Chinese New Year, Australia’s marathon marathoner, UK drone dog-saver, Bolivia’s epic search for missing cat
Jan 18, 2023 Episode 134
Retired pope passes, Mars gemstone crater, England plastic ban, Argentina peso art
Retired pope passes – now what, Mars crater full of opal gemstones, England’s plastic ban and Argentina’s peso art
Jan 11, 2023 Episode 133
Why we get colds, bad weather kindness, Australia’s acrylic nail ban, human hair recycled
Hear new study on why we get colds, US bad weather brings out heroic kindness, Australian students banned for acrylic nails and Belgium...
Jan 4, 2023 Episode 132
Best big news stories of 2022!
A look back at 2022’s big news from Russia-Ukraine war to unusual protests in Iran and China and the end of an epic royal reign!
Dec 28, 2022 Episode 131
Best oddball stories of 2022!
Best of oddballs – sea-sponge snot, deep-sea blue goo, Spain’s ghost village, HK’s dumb thieves, plane snakes, strong shoulders and...
Dec 21, 2022 Episode 130
Best nature stories of 2022!
Best nature stories of 2022 from Indian cheetahs to Australia’s endangered koalas, Bangladesh oyster reef, carp to copi, Florida manatees and...
Dec 14, 2022 Episode 129
Meteor material (remade!), Earthshot prizes, Word of the Year, Taylor-V-frogs, epic gingerbread house
Out of this world material is made in a lab (!), Earthshot prizes, Word of the Year, Taylor-V-frogs, epic gingerbread house
Dec 7, 2022 Episode 128
China protests, 3D printer plastic recycler, spring early in UK, NZ rat-catchers
Growing protests in China, two young inventors create plastic recycler, spring comes early in UK, New Zealand’s kid rat-catchers
Nov 30, 2022 Episode 127
World Cup, Artemis rocket, Taylor’s tickets, Taiwan panda, message in a bottle
World Cup 2022 kicks off, Artemis 1 rocket takes off, Taylor’s ticket woes, Taiwan’s peace panda dies, message in a bottle
Nov 23, 2022 Episode 126
8 billion earthlings, longest train, Banksy in Ukraine, Swift sweep, longest beard
There are now 8 billion earthlings, Switzerland’s longest train, Banksy’s art in Ukraine, Taylor’s MTV Europe sweep and longest beard
Nov 16, 2022 Episode 125
Playful busy bees, bee bus stops, Iran climber, COP 27, green funeral procession
Busy bees like to play too, UK’s bumblebee bus stop, Iran climber ditches hijab, COP 27 explained, French green funeral procession
Nov 9, 2022 Episode 124
Hear Earth’s magnetic field, Taylor tops the pops, candy inflation, nose picking primates
Hear Earth’s magnetic field, sad stampede and bridge collapse, Taylor tops the pops, candy inflation and nose picking primates
Nov 2, 2022 Episode 123
Hungry Ghost, Day of the Dead, Diwali, Guy Fawkes and more!
From the Hungry Ghost Festival, Halloween, the Day of the Dead to Diwali, Guru Nanak, Bonfire Night and Thanksgiving!
Oct 26, 2022 Episode 122
Mushrooms “talk,” dancing powers a nightclub, new tennis era, dog cafe
Chatty mushrooms, disco fever used to power Scottish nightclub, tennis greats gone from the court and San Fran cafe dishes up dog’s...
Oct 19, 2022 Episode 121
Nobel Prizes explained, Iran’s protests, “plastic piranha,” India’s temple crocodile
Nobel Prizes and history explained, why Iran’s protests matter, California’s “plastic piranha,” India’s mystic temple crocodile
Oct 12, 2022 Episode 120
Stink bug & spider crab invasion, electric scrap car, candy news, dogs smell stress
“Invasion” of stink bugs & spider crabs, India’s electric car built from scrap, M&M and Quality Street candy news, plus dogs smell...
Oct 5, 2022 Episode 119
Festive India, NASA crashes asteroid, fish name-change, TikTok trouble, ukulele flight
Festive season in India is underway, NASA crashes asteroid, fish called carp changes name, TikTok in trouble, ukulele flight
Sep 28, 2022 Episode 118
NASA’s rocket, Queen’s funeral, Harry Potter coin, deep-sea blue goo, running doc
Artemis-1 moon rocket, Queen Elizabeth’s funeral, Harry Potter coin, India’s running doctor and deep-sea blue goo in the Caribbean
Sep 21, 2022 Episode 117
UK mourns queen, chimps drum, Taylor’s album, new “sus” dictionary words
Kid News This Week: UK mourns Queen Elizabeth II, chimps drum-talk, Taylor Swift’s release date, Cali’s electric call-to-action and new...
Sep 14, 2022 Episode 116
Oysters to the rescue, spiders dream, Dubai’s deepest pool, weird UK ice cream
Oyster reefs to the rescue in Bangladesh, spiders dream, the world’s deepest pool in Dubai, baked beans and soy sauce ice cream
Sep 7, 2022 Episode 115
Floods & droughts, treasures revealed, power of sleep & sweat, wearables for pets
Floods & droughts create global havoc but reveal treasures too, power of sleep, sweat recharges wearables and wearable fans keep pets cool
Aug 31, 2022 Episode 114
China’s rain seeds, Japan’s goat-bot, water from asteroids, sea-sponge snot
China seeds rain to fight drought, Japan builds robot goat, Earth’s water thought to come from asteroids and sea sponges sneeze snot
Aug 24, 2022 Episode 113
India turns 75, Olympic chess, smart moths and pigeon poo
World’s largest democracy turns 75, Olympiad chess champs, moths smarter than we thought and Pac-Man hawk challenges pigeon poo
Aug 17, 2022 Episode 112
China-Taiwan tensions, dog surfing, satellite girls, “kidpreneurs,” Little Miss memes
China-Taiwan tensions explained, surf’s pup – dog surfing, India’s satellite-making girls, “kidpreneurs” take off, Little Miss...
Aug 10, 2022 Episode 111
Saudi’s skyscraper city, dog wagging deciphered, India cheetahs, dancing Belgium pigs
Saudi Arabia’s skyscraper city plans revealed, dog wagging deciphered, cheetahs return to India, dancing Belgium pigs
Aug 3, 2022 Episode 110
All about poo – Newsy Pooloozi’s Poo News Capsule!
All about poo (ok, ok, “excrement”) – Newsy Pooloozi’s Poo News Capsule!
Jul 27, 2022 Episode 109
All about insects, spiders and more – Newsy Pooloozi’s Creepy Crawlies Capsule!
All about insects, spiders and more – Newsy Pooloozi’s Creepy Crawlies Capsule!
Jul 20, 2022 Episode 108
All about space – Newsy Pooloozi’s space capsule!
All about space – our special space capsule with over 45 minutes of the whippiest, wackiest, most factual and fun space news from the last two...
Jul 13, 2022 Episode 107
All about corona – Newsy Pooloozi’s Corona Capsule!
Newsy Pooloozi’s Corona Capsule – from the silly to the serious here are our COVID-19 stories
Jul 6, 2022 Episode 106
Quick Dip of world news and REACH: A Space Podcast for Kids
This week, we cover the US protests on the Supreme Court ruling affecting women’s rights. We’ll also talk about a massive plastic...
Jun 29, 2022 Episode 105
Quick Dip of world news and Jack to the Future Podcast swap
This week’s Quick Dip of world news begins with scorching heatwaves in the US and wildfires in Europe — parts of Spain, Germany, France,...
Jun 22, 2022 Episode 104
Quick Dip of world news and Dorktales Storytime Podcast episode swap
Quick Dip of world news and Dorktales Storytime Podcast Hidden Histories episode swap
Jun 15, 2022 Episode 103
Quick Dip of world news and Cool Facts About Animals episode swap
Quick Dip of world news and Cool Facts About Animals episode swap
Jun 8, 2022 Episode 102
Gun debate, sprouting moon soil, robot surgeons, football microchips, sinkhole oasis
This week, Newsy Pooloozi gently decodes the US gun debate by exploring the various sides involved — the gun lobby led by the NRA, legislators...
Jun 1, 2022 Episode 101
Looking back and forward for 100th episode with special guest Mindy Thomas!
Looking back and forward for our 100th episode with super-duper special guest Mindy Thomas of Wow in the World helping us celebrate!
May 25, 2022 Episode 100
NATO woes decoded, UK’s post-drone, microchip in footballs, jail for dumbest thieves
Russia furious at NATO’s Nordic expansion, UK’s post-drones take off, possible microchip in Aussie footballs, jail for Hong Kong’s...
May 18, 2022 Episode 99
Reptiles at risk, rocket catch-and-carry, lunar art, longest glass-bottom bridge
20% of reptile species risk extinction, rocket booster caught mid-air, heartful art heads to the moon, Vietnam’s glass-bottom bridge
May 11, 2022 Episode 98
Indian heatwave, Mother’s Day backstory, 10-armed octopus, whisky biofuel
Subcontinent heatwave, Mama mia! Mother’s Day history, 10-armed octopus fossil found, whisky waste becomes biofuel
May 4, 2022 Episode 97
Celebrating Eid, ants repair trees, Japan’s salty chopsticks, Spain’s smelly art
Celebrating Eid around the world, ants repair “trumpetrees” in Panama, Japan’s latest taste-tech, Spain’s smelly high art
Apr 27, 2022 Episode 96
Earth Day, India’s seaweed machine, UK’s forest eye, eco-bouncy castle
Earth Day history, how to celebrate it, India’s seaweed harvester, UK’s forest art keeps “eye on climate,” eco-bouncy castle
Apr 20, 2022 Episode 95
Easter lowdown, digitally unwrapped mummy, swimming dinos, rickshaw garden
The lowdown on Easter, digitally unwrapped mummy, swimming Spinosaurus, rickshaw rooftop garden and stuck temple thief
Apr 13, 2022 Episode 94
Saturn loses its rings, who is Ketanji, Finnish treasure hunters, Spain’s ghost village
How Saturn’s losing its rings, who’s Ketanji B Jackson, Finnish treasure hunters get ready, ghost village appears in Spain
Apr 6, 2022 Episode 93
Five wacky world news stories – one that will fool you
Take our April Fool’s challenge – hear five wacky, world news stories and guess which one is April Foolin’ you!
Mar 30, 2022 Episode 92
Sahara Desert dust storm, lost Amazon boys, UK solar tunnel, otter escort
Kid News This Week: Sahara dust storm darkens Spain, Ukraine’s “wonder woman,” boys lost in Amazon found, UK solar tunnel, special escort...
Mar 23, 2022 Episode 91
Happy St Paddy’s, latest on Ukraine, help Florida manatees, slithery smuggler
Find out how St Patrick’s day began, the latest on Ukraine, Florida manatees in trouble and story of slithery smuggler
Mar 16, 2022 Episode 90
Butterfly challenge, Ukraine update and happy take, world’s oldest pants
Western Monarch butterfly challenge, India’s crimson rose butterfly pit-stop, Ukraine update and happy take, world’s oldest pants
Mar 9, 2022 Episode 89
The war in Ukraine explained and tips on coping with distressing news
The war in Ukraine explained, the glossary game of confusing words and phrases about the war and tips on coping with distressing news
Mar 2, 2022 Episode 88
Russia deploys troops, Indian chess prodigy, slithery fright on flight, DIY giveaway
Russia deploys troops to eastern Ukraine, Indian chess prodigy makes history, slithery fright on flight and DIY.org giveaway
Feb 23, 2022 Episode 87
Black History Month, Valentine’s Day, endangered koalas, crazy expensive shoes
History of Black History Month and Valentine’s Day, koalas on Australia’s endangered list, crazy rich people buy crazy expensive Nike...
Feb 16, 2022 Episode 86
ISS splashdown, Bezos-v-Bridge, Barcelona bike bus, shoulder-blade power
ISS splashdown set, Jeff Bezos’s takes on “De Hef” Dutch bridge, Barcelona bicibus, Guinness Record breaking shoulder power
Feb 9, 2022 Episode 85
Ukraine crisis, Wordle brain-game craze, space-junk lunar crash
We breakdown the crisis in Ukraine and explain why Russian soldiers are at its border, also NYT buys Wordle and space-junk will crash into the...
Feb 2, 2022 Episode 84
Happy Year of the Tiger, new coral reef found, animal rescue false alarms
Happy Chinese New Year of the Tiger, deep coral reef discovered near Tahiti, funny animal rescue false alarms
Jan 26, 2022 Episode 83
Fake plastic trees, zoo poo and “Run Like a Girl” book series
Fake plastic trees could save the world, zoo uses animal poo for fuel and “Run Like a Girl” book series launches
Jan 19, 2022 Episode 82
It’s an animalistic start to 2022!
From pig heart transplant to goldfish learning to drive, from camel pageant to Antarctica’s foreign fish
Jan 12, 2022 Episode 81
Start 2022 with a laugh – time for the best of our Oddball stories!
Start the new year with a laugh – it’s time for the best of Newsy Pooloozi’s Oddball stories from 2021!
Jan 5, 2022 Episode 80
Time to look back at the big news stories on Newsy Pooloozi this year!
As the year closes, it’s time to look back at the big news stories on Newsy Pooloozi this year!
Dec 29, 2021 Episode 79
Christmas around the world!
Hear how Christmas is celebrated around the world, from beach barbecues to pooping Yuletide logs, nativity scenes to Santa’s on camels.
Dec 22, 2021 Episode 78
Looking back at the best tech news on Newsy Pooloozi this year!
As part of our holiday specials, we look back at the best technology news on Newsy Pooloozi this year!
Dec 15, 2021 Episode 77
Time for the best Newsy Pooloozi animal stories this year!
Kid News This Week: As the holiday season begins, it’s time to look back on 2021. First up, we present the best Newsy Pooloozi animal...
Dec 8, 2021 Episode 76
Invasion of Joro spiders, omicron arrives, plants talk, maple syrup crisis
Joro spiders invade Georgia, new COVID variant omicron arrives, plants talk to humans and Canada’s maple syrup crisis
Dec 1, 2021 Episode 75
“Quick Dip” of news this Thanksgiving week
Happy Thanksgiving and happy Hanukkah! Since it’s a holiday week, we’re giving you a “quick dip” of the news this...
Nov 24, 2021 Episode 74
India’s toxic air, Florida space launch, Sikhs celebrate, locusts on EU menu
Toxic air shuts schools in Delhi, special report from space launch, Sikhs celebrate Gurpurab and locusts on EU “novel food” list
Nov 17, 2021 Episode 73
Global eco summit, India’s floating power station, bad sportsmen, blue bananas
Will COP26 help save the planet? Indian’s floating solar power station, California high school’s bad win and the blue banana
Nov 10, 2021 Episode 72
Diwali around the world, AI and Beethoven’s 10th, Ireland’s microplastic sucker
“Festival of Lights” explained, Diwali around the world, artificial intelligence and Beethoven’s 10th, Ireland’s microplastic...
Nov 3, 2021 Episode 71
Honeybees scare, Spain’s cursed village, shadow scientists, Mexico’s doll island
Scary honeybee and candy news, Halloween’s history, Spain’s witchy village, shadow scientists in deep space, Mexico’s doll island
Oct 27, 2021 Episode 70
Flying microchips, Kerala exodus, California “snake-mare,” airport pig patrol
Microchip smaller than an ant can fly! Kerala’s floods cause exodus, California’s under-house snake pit, “pig patrol” foils...
Oct 20, 2021 Episode 69
Battle against mosquitoes, beavers are back, clean cling-film, cow-poo zapper
Mosquitoes – should swat or swap them? Britain’s beavers are back, cleaner cling-film and cow-poo zapper
Oct 13, 2021 Episode 68
Mega comet coming, Hollywood ups and downs, UK petrol crisis, taxi-top gardens
Mega comet near sun in 10 years, box office highs but threat of workers strike, UK petrol crisis and Thailand’s taxi-top gardens
Oct 6, 2021 Episode 67
Newsy gets a new name, cricket’s “batsman” change, new spider app
Goodbye Newsy Jacuzzi hello Newsy Pooloozi! Cricket also gets name-change, UK spends millions on carbon suckers and new spider app
Sep 29, 2021 Episode 66
Everyday astronauts, AI helps art, Spain’s volcano, Germany’s Moo-Loo
Private citizens spend three days in space, artificial intelligence lends a helping hand, Spain’s spewing volcano, Germany’s Moo-Loo
Sep 22, 2021 Episode 65
India’s festive season, “fan-plastic” food wrap, tennis wonder, Ig Nobel prizes
India’s four-month festival season starts, “fan-plastic” biodegradable food wrap, Emma Raducanu wows world and Ig Nobel prizes
Sep 15, 2021 Episode 64
Flash floods, tuna is back, Asian Marvel, “out of the box” art
US flash flood havoc, tuna back from brink of extinction, first Asian superhero “marvels” box office, Japanese artist “out of the box”
Sep 8, 2021 Episode 63
Four-legged whale, hurricane explainer, new baseball, flying cows, hearty sheep
Ancient “god of death” whale fossil found, hurricane explainer, new spit-free baseball, flying cows and hearty sheep
Sep 1, 2021 Episode 62
Predicting lightning, new kids vaccine, Int’l Dog Day, bumblebee “Bee-FF” pet
Know when and where lightning strikes, new vaccine for kids on the block, longest vaccination trek, Int’l Dog Day, bumblebee pet
Aug 25, 2021 Episode 61
Beyond the blimp – Airship 2.0, Afghan turmoil, well-mannered apes
Move over Zeppelins – airships get a rebirth, turmoil as Taliban takes over Afghanistan and apes like to mind their manners
Aug 18, 2021 Episode 60
Olympic joys, India hockey triumph, coral lifesaver, underwater museum
Olympic joy and good sportsmanship, India’s hockey triumphs, medicine for diseased coral and underwater sculpture museum
Aug 11, 2021 Episode 59
Smart mouth-guards, new Olympic sports, Int’l Cat Day, two-headed turtle
High tech mouth-guards for impact sports, surfing and skateboarding Olympic-style, new app for International Cat Day and the two-headed...
Aug 4, 2021 Episode 58
World news “Quick Dip” plus guest episode
Last of our slim summer “quick dips” into world news, followed by a guest episode from the
“Quick Dip” of world news plus guest episode
We slim down for summer this July with our “quick dip” of world news, followed by a guest episode from the Cool Facts About Animals...
Jul 21, 2021 Episode 56
July’s “Quick Dip” of world news and guest podcast
Hear our “quick dip” of world news, as we slim down for summer, followed by a guest episode from The Dorktales Storytime (Hidden...
Jul 14, 2021 Episode 55
TOP FIVE stories of Newsy Pooloozi’s first year!
Hear the top five stories our loyal listers nominated as their favorite covered on Newsy Pooloozi during our first year!
Jul 7, 2021 Episode 54
Newsy Pooloozi is one year old – hear our bloopers and top stories!
Hear our bloopers and the countdown of our top ten stories this year!
Jun 30, 2021 Episode 53
Trees talk, new bamboo bat, calling all Bo-Peeps, Swedish embrace rain
Movie planned about “tree talk” pioneer, new cricket bamboo bat, Spanish shepherdess school, Swedish city embraces its...
Jun 23, 2021 Episode 52
Hangry fruit flies, clean air breakthrough, Spain’s robot chef, “sky pool” scares
Fruit flies get hangry, Delhi teen creates affordable air purifier, Spain’s robot chef creates a stir, London’s sky-pool gives...
Jun 16, 2021 Episode 51
Mega space news, Sri Lanka plastic spill, EV breakthrough, “Hero Rat” retires
Venus mission, Jupiter moon, worms in space, kites on Mars, Sri Lanka ship disaster, EV battery break-through, mine-sniffing rat retires
Jun 9, 2021 Episode 50
Floating island city, TV space race, cicadas stink, slimy soap
Maldives floating city to combat rising seas, Russia and US race to get dramatic in space, cicada update (they stink!), snail snot soap
Jun 2, 2021 Episode 49
UFOs are official, burger day for earthlings, dramarama craze, crazy word dispute
US openly investigate UFOs, burger journey sums up humanity, online drama workshops all the rage, crazy croquet word dispute
May 26, 2021 Episode 48
Taiwan drought, gas hack, UK hugs, Oz mice plague, “centibutt” sea worm
Taiwan needs rain, US gas ransom hack explained, UK trade stiff-upper-lip for hugs, Australia overrun by mice, many-butted worm
May 19, 2021 Episode 47
Happy Eid, COVID kindness, biggest plane, butterfly back, sheep-V-lawnmowers
Muslims celebrates Eid, COVID making us kinder, plane on path to rocket launch, Duke of Burgundy butterfly, sheep V lawnmowers
May 12, 2021 Episode 46
Swarming cicadas, germ warrior, cookie meltdown, book club craze, ugly fish
Cicadas coming, bacteria fights microplastic, Girl Scout cookie meltdown, craze for book clubs, bloodsucker fish fights...
May 5, 2021 Episode 45
India’s COVID crisis, world dance day, virtual Olympics, Asian dog holiday
COVID coping – an episode full of distraction hacks – let’s dance, let’s “game” for gold, let’s learn and get ready for...
Apr 28, 2021 Episode 44
Epic US verdict, NASA makes history, soccer Super League, spider talk
Historic police brutality verdict, first flight on Mars, soccer Super League skirmish, spider “talk” translated
Apr 21, 2021 Episode 43
Ancient city found, Georgia voting, baguette love, Lego thieves, Candy Land
Egypt’s lost “golden city” discovered, Georgia’s democracy debate, French-bread love, Lego larceny, real Candy Land
Apr 14, 2021 Episode 42
Shipping chaos, portable space center, Mississippi mud and mummy march
Cargo ship troubles, space center on-the-go, how The Mississippi got clean, Nat’l Poetry Month and march of the mummies
Apr 7, 2021 Episode 41
Five crazy spring stories – Easter to candy to Mars – one will April Fool you!
Spring celebrations, Spain’s 4-day week, pollution eating plant, NASA’s breath box and crazy candy! Which story will fool...
Mar 31, 2021 Episode 40
Pandemic pet craze, happiest country, sushi name-change, Rubik’s Cube shock
Craze for pets takes effect! Find out which country is happiest, what people will do for free sushi and stunning Rubik’s Cube moves in...
Mar 24, 2021 Episode 39
Clean wings, ice music, singing ban lifted, lost walrus, self-beheading snail
Water and solar powered planes, instruments made from ice, Afghan girls singing ban lifted, lost walrus and self-beheading...
Mar 17, 2021 Episode 38
Women’s day, cashier-free shop, electric oranges, cat rescue
How did Women’s Day begin and where’s it going, Amazon shakes up shopping, oranges spark electricity and a “purr”fect rescue
Mar 10, 2021 Episode 37
Clever plastic solutions, “spider slug,” new Van Gogh, snoring Imam
From bricks to clothes – plastic solutions, slug dangles like spider, new Van Gogh painting surfaces, world’s most expensive video and...
Mar 3, 2021 Episode 36
Rover on Mars, cloned ferret, flying car, Stonehenge moved, foul fatberg
Perseverance on Mars, endangered ferret cloned, flying cars ready for take-off, second-hand Stonehenge, rowing teacher and foul fatberg!
Feb 24, 2021 Episode 35
Year of the Ox, US snow storms, Finnish snowflake art, ancient conch
What the Year of the Ox means and how it’s celebrated, winter storms grip US, Finnish artist makes huge snowflake and 17,000-year-old conch is...
Feb 17, 2021 Episode 34
Space tourism, sea-grass balls, purple island and cactus smuggler
Tourism to the cosmos takes off, Spain’s sea-grass balls eat plastic, South Korea paints an island purple and New Zealand’s cactus smuggler...
Feb 10, 2021 Episode 33
Dog news, bubblicious concert, wombat poo, Prince’s earth charter
How dogs went from predators to pets, app translates dog-talk, Flaming Lips bubble gig, wombat poo mystery solved, terra carter
Feb 3, 2021 Episode 32
EVs, solar motorbikes, driverless cars, cave pig, wheelchair climber
Electric vehicles, driverless cars, solar motorbikes are here, plus warty pig cave drawing and wheelchair man climbs skyscraper!
Jan 27, 2021 Episode 31
Cricket history, microplastics, fungi footwear, yummy mealworms
In this week’s podcast the big news story is how India’s cricket team made cricket history while playing against...
Jan 20, 2021 Episode 30
US democracy tested, Pompeii’s “dhaba,” chopstick art, rice ATM
The big news story of this week’s podcast is the storming of US Capitol, which tests the foundations of democracy. Plus, hear all about an...
Jan 13, 2021 Episode 29
Vaccine relief, kids for parks, real magic wands and space sounds
Happy new year – the vaccines are here! Plus kids speak for parks, magic wands are real and space sort of makes sounds!
Jan 6, 2021 Episode 28
Best of Newsy Pooloozi 2020 Animal Stories – ruff-ruff-meoooow!
It’s the end of the year, so time to reflect back on the best of the best. Yes, there were some good stories that really made us happy....
Dec 30, 2020 Episode 27
Best of Newsy Pooloozi 2020 Oddball Stories and… it’s Xmas!!!
It’s Christmas! Find out what that means for our reporters around the world. Plus, it’s that time of the year when we take stock of the last...
Dec 23, 2020 Episode 26
Best of Newsy Pooloozi 2020 Tech Stories!
It’s that time of the year when we take stock of everything that’s happened throughout the last twelve months. This week we feature...
Dec 17, 2020 Episode 25
Real face of St Nick revealed! Also Hanukkah explained, gaming good for you, India kicks plastic cups
Updated face of Saint Nicholas revealed, why Hanukkah is 8 days, study says video games good for you, India Rail gets rid of plastic cups and...
Dec 9, 2020 Episode 24
Mysterious monolith, decking the halls, Guru Nanak, White House pets and Oz’s innovative kick
It’s beginning to look like… an alien left something in the Utah desert? Hear about the mysterious monolith, White House pets, big holiday...
Dec 2, 2020 Episode 23
Thankful for vaccines, violins and the super squid bot, plus India’s excess sugar and US Thanksgiving
Gratitude for COVID-19 vaccines, but what’s it really mean? Plus hear about the violin thank you, the virus survivor who got bit by a cobra,...
Nov 25, 2020 Episode 22
Hyperloop swooshes, broom goes “vroom,” robot monster wolf, leopard pest, baseball’s...
Buckle up and hear how future travel will swoosh thanks to Virgin’s Hyperloop, how brooms go “vroom” in Brazil, Japan’s monster wolf...
Nov 18, 2020 Episode 21
India’s Diwali, England’s Bonfire Night, H&M recycling, Finland’s Dirty Daycare
Festival season is underway in India – Happy Diwali! Meanwhile, England’s bonfire night marks a big explosion that never happened. And in...
Nov 11, 2020 Episode 20
US election record turnout, windy “traffic turbines,” city of champions, odd animal election
Hear reports across the US as voters show up in record numbers, about dirty cars creating clean energy, the city of angels becoming the city of...
Nov 4, 2020 Episode 19
Hungry Ghosts Festival, Halloween and Day of the Dead plus the mystery of the killer whales and more!
On our Spooky Special episode, hear about Asia’s Hungry Ghost Festival, America’s Halloween and Mexico’s Day of the Dead, which all have...
Oct 28, 2020 Episode 18
Weird voting, suffrajitsus, detect pet’s mood and make cats smile, Starman and space nugget
US election fight enters last the round, but voting will be weird. Find out who the suffrajitsus were. Also, can you tell what your pooch or...
Oct 21, 2020 Episode 17
Toxic air, pollution solution, turtle spies, dumb art thieves and swearing parrots
India’s pollution menace returns, but scientists brew up a pollution solution, high tech helps track turtle thieves in Costa Rica, Hong Kong...
Oct 14, 2020 Episode 16
Martian lakes, $23 million titanium toilet, longest highway tunnel, Solely Sunshine girl, COVID-19 dogs
Do lakes on Mars mean there’s Martian life? Also, find out why NASA sends an expensive titanium toilet to space, why India built the longest...
Oct 7, 2020 Episode 15
US election fight, McDonald’s fancy cups, a good Spanish sport, a heroic rat and int’l...
We jump into the ring of the US presidential election. We also hear about McDonald’s embrace of the “re-use” cup culture in Britain, the...
Sep 30, 2020 Episode 14
Notorious RBG, data at sea, Delhi’s ballet dream, the master gobblefunker and a leopard in the house
Who was the supreme rebel girl, RBG? Also hear the story of the data center sunk at sea, the success of the boy who learned ballet at 17, a...
Sep 23, 2020 Episode 13
Wildfires explained, our “Connected” world, rooftop alphorns, loneliest elephant, shocking fly trap
Why are fires tearing across the West Coast of America? We break it down. We also shout from the rooftops about our fav science show,...
Sep 16, 2020 Episode 12
Flying cars, jetpack flyers, delivery drones, poo fighters triumph and game-on for cricket
It’s a bird… it’s a plane… it’s FLYING CARS! In this week’s episode, hear all about how the skies...
Sep 9, 2020 Episode 11
US race tensions, mysterious blue holes at sea, Nigeria’s ballet boy and the anti-lion head butt
Hear about race tensions in the US and the Black Lives Matter movement from special guests Jackson and Avery Ausmer, who co-host the “Hey...
Sep 2, 2020 Episode 10
Glacier gloom, pencil power, drive-in fright, US crazy league season and Switzerland’s cocoa snow
Hear what Greenland’s melting glaciers means for you, the high-tech power of low-tech pencils, Japan’s answer to socially distanced...
Aug 26, 2020 Episode 09
Storm season chaos, clever hand-washing contraption and the story of the sly fox and cat thief
The storm season is creating heavy monsoon rain in Asia and whipping up hurricanes in the Americas, also hear about a Kenyan boy’s clever...
Aug 20, 2020 Episode 08
OCEAN SPECIAL: spectacular sea station, SOS sailors, microbes awakened, packed beaches and a blue lobster
In our special Ocean Episode hear the spectacular plans for an underground sea station, what woke up after being asleep at sea for a 100 million...
Aug 12, 2020 Episode 07
New covid school rules, SpaceX landing, Indian asteroid discovery, Salzburg music festival, and 3D...
We explore the likely “Covid Code of Conduct” when school reopens, hear the show goes on in Austria, how private space travel is making...
Aug 5, 2020 Episode 06
Back to school (or not!), Facebook’s TikTok, Olympic hope, digital chicken nuggets and fart-free...
Hear us volley (with a real tennis ball!) the pros and cons about going back to school or not, muse over the cotton candy iPhone Photo Awards...
Jul 29, 2020 Episode 05
Promising vaccine, college sports on hold, NEOWISE comet, no noisy windows, Canada’s drive-in...
Hear about the race to find a COVID19 vaccine and how US college sports are on hold, also how to spot the biggest comet of your lifetime, never...
Jul 22, 2020 Episode 04
Brink of extinction, mapping Mars, gaming console wars, France’s floating cinema and cycling’s...
Find out why some lemurs and whales are almost extinct, why NASA needs your help, the big fight in video game consoles, the best socially...
Jul 15, 2020 Episode 03
Corona Poo Fighters, New Dog Years, Liverpool FC, Green Melodies and Monkey Menace
This week’s big news story is about the new frontline fighters in the battle against coronavirus. Hint: the secret lies with...
Jul 8, 2020 Episode 02
Corona resurgence, Japanese taste pops, glacier mice, Baby Shark and baseball!
It’s a whirlpool of news for kids at Newsy Pooloozi! Welcome to the first-ever episode of our family-friendly news and information podcast...
Jul 1, 2020 Episode 01
Newsy Pooloozi Trailer!
Newsy Pooloozi is a weekly world kids news podcast for smart children and curious adults – it’s a whirlpool of news and information!...
Jun 30, 2020 Trailer
Newsy Pooloozi – The Beginning!
Newsy Pooloozi is a news and information podcast for kids like host Leela Sivasankar Prickitt. The half-Indian, half-American eight-year-old is...
Jun 28, 2020 Trailer