Resurrection of the woolly mammoth, dinosaur discoveries, Avatar breaks box office records, Australia’s toadzilla
Jan 25, 2023 Episode 135
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 – now what, Mars crater full of opal gemstones, England’s plastic ban and Argentina’s peso art
Jan 11, 2023 Episode 133
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
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 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
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 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
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
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, sad stampede and bridge collapse, Taylor tops the pops, candy inflation and nose picking primates
Nov 2, 2022 Episode 123
From the Hungry Ghost Festival, Halloween, the Day of the Dead to Diwali, Guru Nanak, Bonfire Night and Thanksgiving!
Oct 26, 2022 Episode 122
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 and history explained, why Iran’s protests matter, California’s “plastic piranha,” India’s mystic temple crocodile
Oct 12, 2022 Episode 120
“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 season in India is underway, NASA crashes asteroid, fish called carp changes name, TikTok in trouble, ukulele flight
Sep 28, 2022 Episode 118
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
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
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 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 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
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 explained, surf’s pup – dog surfing, India’s satellite-making girls, “kidpreneurs” take off, Little Miss...
Aug 10, 2022 Episode 111
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 (ok, ok, “excrement”) – Newsy Pooloozi’s Poo News Capsule!
Jul 27, 2022 Episode 109
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
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
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 Hidden Histories episode swap
Jun 15, 2022 Episode 103
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 our 100th episode with super-duper special guest Mindy Thomas of Wow in the World helping us celebrate!
May 25, 2022 Episode 100
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
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
Subcontinent heatwave, Mama mia! Mother’s Day history, 10-armed octopus fossil found, whisky waste becomes biofuel
May 4, 2022 Episode 97
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 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
The lowdown on Easter, digitally unwrapped mummy, swimming Spinosaurus, rickshaw rooftop garden and stuck temple thief
Apr 13, 2022 Episode 94
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
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
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
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, 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 to eastern Ukraine, Indian chess prodigy makes history, slithery fright on flight and DIY.org giveaway
Feb 23, 2022 Episode 87
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 set, Jeff Bezos’s takes on “De Hef” Dutch bridge, Barcelona bicibus, Guinness Record breaking shoulder power
Feb 9, 2022 Episode 85
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 Chinese New Year of the Tiger, deep coral reef discovered near Tahiti, funny animal rescue false alarms
Jan 26, 2022 Episode 83
From pig heart transplant to goldfish learning to drive, from camel pageant to Antarctica’s foreign fish
Jan 12, 2022 Episode 81
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
As part of our holiday specials, we look back at the best technology news on Newsy Pooloozi this year!
Dec 15, 2021 Episode 77
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
Joro spiders invade Georgia, new COVID variant omicron arrives, plants talk to humans and Canada’s maple syrup crisis
Dec 1, 2021 Episode 75
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
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
“Festival of Lights” explained, Diwali around the world, artificial intelligence and Beethoven’s 10th, Ireland’s microplastic...
Nov 3, 2021 Episode 71
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
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
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 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
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
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 four-month festival season starts, “fan-plastic” biodegradable food wrap, Emma Raducanu wows world and Ig Nobel prizes
Sep 15, 2021 Episode 64
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
Ancient “god of death” whale fossil found, hurricane explainer, new spit-free baseball, flying cows and hearty sheep
Sep 1, 2021 Episode 62
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
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 joy and good sportsmanship, India’s hockey triumphs, medicine for diseased coral and underwater sculpture museum
Aug 11, 2021 Episode 59
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
Last of our slim summer “quick dips” into world news, followed by a guest episode from the
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
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
Hear our bloopers and the countdown of our top ten stories this year!
Jun 30, 2021 Episode 53
Movie planned about “tree talk” pioneer, new cricket bamboo bat, Spanish shepherdess school, Swedish city embraces its...
Jun 23, 2021 Episode 52
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
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
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
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 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
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
Cicadas coming, bacteria fights microplastic, Girl Scout cookie meltdown, craze for book clubs, bloodsucker fish fights...
May 5, 2021 Episode 45
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
Historic police brutality verdict, first flight on Mars, soccer Super League skirmish, spider “talk” translated
Apr 21, 2021 Episode 43
Egypt’s lost “golden city” discovered, Georgia’s democracy debate, French-bread love, Lego larceny, real Candy Land
Apr 14, 2021 Episode 42
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
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
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
Water and solar powered planes, instruments made from ice, Afghan girls singing ban lifted, lost walrus and self-beheading...
Mar 17, 2021 Episode 38
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
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
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
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
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
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
Electric vehicles, driverless cars, solar motorbikes are here, plus warty pig cave drawing and wheelchair man climbs skyscraper!
Jan 27, 2021 Episode 31
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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