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The Week Junior Show takes you behind the scenes of the award-winning magazine for 8 to 14-year-olds. Each week, Bex from Fun Kids is joined by members of The Week Junior team to discuss their favourite stories, debate the week’s hot topic and discover whether the ‘Real or Rubbish?’ report is fake news or the real deal.

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The Week Junior Show takes you behind the scenes of the award-winning magazine for 8 to 14-year-olds. Each week, Bex from Fun Kids is joined by members of The Week Junior team to discuss their favourite stories, debate the week’s hot topic and discover whether the ‘Real or Rubbish?’ report is fake news or the real deal.

    Colourful penguins and the next pandemic

    Colourful penguins and the next pandemic

    A very colourful penguin, why ancient Egyptian mummies have been on the move, and a plan to protect the planet from future pandemics all star in this week's episode of The Week Junior Show. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about the Winter Olympics.

    Tell us what you think of the podcast, what your opinion on the Big Debate is, or what's happening in the world around you and we might use your messages in a future podcast episode:

    Website: https://theweekjunior.co.uk
    Popjam: @TheWeekJunior
    Email: hello@theweekjunior.co.uk

    Make sure you ask an adult before contacting people online and don't forget to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you're listening to this.

    The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine. There's a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week's issue.

    Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk

    And check out The Week Junior's new Science+Nature podcast, Mysteries of Science, wherever you're listening to this. 

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    • 25 min
    BONUS: Mysteries of Science from The Week Junior's Science+Nature magazine

    BONUS: Mysteries of Science from The Week Junior's Science+Nature magazine

    We've got a brand new podcast! It's called Mysteries of Science and is hosted by Dan and Ciaran from The Week Junior's Science+Nature magazine. 

    This first episode kicks off a brand new season of Mysteries of Science. Fortnightly episodes to come from May 31st. Find it wherever you're listening to this by searching for 'Mysteries of Science'. 

    In this first episode, is there a mysterious creature living in one of Scotland's largest lakes or could it all be an elaborate joke? Speaking with experts from Scotland and the rest of the UK, Dan and Ciaran go on a deep dive in their first investigation to check out theories around the Loch Ness Monster. 

    Get three copies of The Week Junior's Science+Nature magazine for just £5. sciencenature.theweekjunior.co.uk/podcast is the place to claim yours.

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    • 24 min
    Tokyo Olympics and four hidden planets

    Tokyo Olympics and four hidden planets

    This week we’ll be talking about the Tokyo Olympic Games, how two teenagers found four hidden planets, and the brand new banknote. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about history.

    Tell us what you think of the podcast, what your opinion on the Big Debate is, or what's happening in the world around you and we might use your messages in a future podcast episode:

    Website: https://theweekjunior.co.uk
    Popjam: @TheWeekJunior
    Email: hello@theweekjunior.co.uk

    Make sure you ask an adult before contacting people online and don't forget to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you're listening to this.

    The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine. There's a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week's issue.

    Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk

    And check out The Week Junior's new Science+Nature podcast, Mysteries of Science, wherever you're listening to this. 

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 28 min
    Digital art and rhinos in Yorkshire

    Digital art and rhinos in Yorkshire

    This week we’ll be talking about a day of reflection, why a rhino has left Yorkshire to find a new home, and an fascinating historical discovery. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about digital art.

    Tell us what you think of the podcast, what your opinion on the Big Debate is, or what's happening in the world around you and we might use your messages in a future podcast episode:

    Website: https://theweekjunior.co.uk
    Popjam: @TheWeekJunior
    Email: hello@theweekjunior.co.uk

    Make sure you ask an adult before contacting people online and don't forget to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you're listening to this.

    The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine. There's a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week's issue.

    Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 25 min
    Meteorites and what is a census?

    Meteorites and what is a census?

    This week we’ll be talking about underwater forests, a rock from outer space that landed in the UK, and why everyone in England and Wales has been answering questions about themselves this month. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about maths.

    Tell us what you think of the podcast, what your opinion on the Big Debate is, or what's happening in the world around you and we might use your messages in a future podcast episode:

    Website: https://theweekjunior.co.uk
    Popjam: @TheWeekJunior
    Email: hello@theweekjunior.co.uk

    Make sure you ask an adult before contacting people online and don't forget to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you're listening to this.

    The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine. There's a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week's issue.

    Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 20 min
    Flamingos and telly subtitles

    Flamingos and telly subtitles

    This week we’ll be talking about a discovery that changed history, some inspirational award winners, and a fantastic flock of flamingos. Plus, we’ll have a debate all about watching the TV with subtitles.

    Tell us what you think of the podcast, what your opinion on the Big Debate is, or what's happening in the world around you and we might use your messages in a future podcast episode:

    Website: https://theweekjunior.co.uk
    Popjam: @TheWeekJunior
    Email: hello@theweekjunior.co.uk

    Make sure you ask an adult before contacting people online and don't forget to rate, review, and subscribe wherever you're listening to this.

    The Week Junior Show is the award-nominated news show for kids from the team behind The Week Junior magazine. There's a new episode every Friday where writers and editors discuss and digest bits from that week's issue.

    Use code PODCAST for a six week free trial of The Week Junior magazine at theweekjunior.co.uk

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 25 min

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