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This podcast is intended for kids 10 years and above. It offers highly curated, unbiased, informative, entertaining news from all over the world just for kids. Brought to you by the creator of Leela Kids Podcast App Sandeep Jain and Prachi Gangwal (children's author, photographer, wellness enthusiast, podcaster and storyteller). Feedback very welcome! kidsnews@leelalabs.com.

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    • Kids & Family
    • 4.8, 4 Ratings

This podcast is intended for kids 10 years and above. It offers highly curated, unbiased, informative, entertaining news from all over the world just for kids. Brought to you by the creator of Leela Kids Podcast App Sandeep Jain and Prachi Gangwal (children's author, photographer, wellness enthusiast, podcaster and storyteller). Feedback very welcome! kidsnews@leelalabs.com.

    Feb 15, 2018: Details

    Feb 15, 2018: Details

     
    1. Music Therapy
    Science Magazine: How our mind is affected by music
    CNN: Music Therapy
    NPR: Music Therapy for Kids
    2. Chinese New Year
    Statista: Largest annual human migrations
    The Sun: Chinese Zodiac
    Forbes: Largest human migration
    3. Olympics update
    4. Plastic pollution
    BBC: Plastic pollution
    TheBalance.com: Time taken for garbage to decompose
    Grist.org: Dump vs Burn for plastic
    BioCollection: The company that makes bio-decomposable coffee cups 
    5. "Super Wood"
    DailyMail: Good coverage on "super wood"
    Wikipedia: US President Limo, "The Beast"
    WorldSteel.org: Facts about steel
    6. Cancer linked to consumption of ultra-processed foods
    BMJ: The research
    Health.com: Ultra-processed foods to throw out
    CNN: Coverage on the report
    7. RocketLab adds to space debris problem
    TheVerge: Coverage of Launch
    SpaceSafetyMagazine: Good explanation of Kessler Syndrome
     
     

    • 12 min
    Feb 15, 2018: Headlines

    Feb 15, 2018: Headlines

     
    1. Music Therapy
    2. Chinese New Year
    3. Olympics update
    4. Plastic pollution
    5. "Super Wood"
    6. Cancer linked to consumption of ultra-processed foods
    7. RocketLab adds to space debris problem
     
     

    • 2 min
    Feb 13: Astronomy, Odd News, Sports/Olympics, Inspiration

    Feb 13: Astronomy, Odd News, Sports/Olympics, Inspiration

    1. Astronomy: At an annual meeting of the American Astronomical Society, astronomers talked about challenges arising from from space debris, light pollution and radio waves in monitoring deep space from Earth. 
    3. Sports: Winter Olympics
    4. Inspiration: Nick Vuijcic was born without any limbs and now at 35-years old, is  a motivational speaker doing activities like swimming and surfing. He is also the CEO of non-profit “Life without Limbs”and spreads the message of hope and love throughout the wo

    • 8 min
    Feb 11, 2018: Film, Ocean, History, Inspiration

    Feb 11, 2018: Film, Ocean, History, Inspiration

    1. Film: Nintendo announces new Mario film (animation) to be released in 2020
    2. Ocean: Female Killer Whale Says Human Words like "Hello".
    3. History: Scientists take care of 5300 year old mummy so that he doesn't decay.
    4. Inpsiration: Mikalia converts her fear into a roaring business

    For details/following hyperlinks, listen to the episode in Leela Kids Podcast App. https://b76rr.app.goo.gl/vXkM

    • 8 min
    Feb 8, 2018: Sports, Space, Maths, Health

    Feb 8, 2018: Sports, Space, Maths, Health

    News from Sports, Space, Maths & Health
    1. Sports: Winter Olympics Start in South Korea
    Forbes: Schedule, odds of winning etc.
    ABC Australia: Photos, nice coverage of opening ceremony
    2. Space: Flacon Heavy & Space X Launch
    The company
    Techcrunch: Good coverage of the launch
    3. Maths: Largest Mersenne Prime Number Discovered 
    GIMPS:  (If you want to become a volunteer)
    From BBC (Listen on Leela Kids App): One of the best podcast episodes from BBC on prime numbers & mathematicians behind them 
    From Scientific American: Not for the faint-hearted. How a mathematician found an interesting way to find prime numbers:  
    Different types of prime numbers
    4. Health: Lack of Sleep linked to obesity & cancer in kids
    The Study
    Music courtesy: www.bensound.com

    • 6 min
    Intro: Why a News Podcast for Kids?

    Intro: Why a News Podcast for Kids?

    Quick overview on why we launched a podcast news channel just for kids!

    • 1 min

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