Welcome to our Discover section! This is where you can discover some of the coolest facts for kids from around our planet. From animals and geography to science, nature and history, there are so many amazing facts for kids just waiting to be discovered by young explorers like you!

Uncover curious creatures from both land and sea, ancient mysteries and civilisations, incredible destinations and natural wonders – prepare to be wowed by our wonderful world.

Ready to explore, gang? Start your voyage of discovery by clicking around below. Beware! You’re about to unearth some pretty awesome stuff. Who knows what you might discover…



10 facts about Ancient Egypt!

Discover the secrets of this ancient civilisation…
General Science

Your Amazing Brain!

Discover the fascinating world of the human brain!
General Animals

10 Hippo Facts!

They’re big, bulky and can deliver one serious chomp!
  • QUIZ

    What is your favourite reptile?
Physical Geography

Tsunami facts: check out the mighty wave!

Learn all about these mammoth forces of nature!
General Geography

10 facts about the Arctic!

Get ready for a chill!

Did you know?

A nine-banded armadillo can jump up to 1.2m vertically off the ground.

General Animals

Zebra facts!

How much do you know about these black and white beauties?
Sea Life

Seahorse facts!

Grab your snorkels and join us as we get up close to these colourful critters…
Sea Life

Starfish facts!

Find out all about these incredible invertebrates!
Sea Life

Octopus facts

Discover the secrets of one of the ocean’s most fascinating creatures…
Sea Life

Killer Whale Facts!

We get the lowdown one these magnificent marine mammals…

Did you know?

A head of broccoli is made up of hundreds of small flower buds.

General History

10 eye-opening facts about World War 2

Learn about this hugely important event in British history…

10 Facts about Space!

They’re out of this world, gang!

Female astronaut sets super space records!

US astronaut Peggy Whitson is one cosmic woman…
General History

10 Facts about the Tudors!

NG Kids discovers ten fast facts about the Tudors!

10 facts about Ancient Egypt!

Discover the secrets of this ancient civilisation…

30 cool facts about China!

Join us on a voyage to the Orient…
Physical Geography

Structure of the Earth!

Join us on our journey to the centre of the Earth!

10 facts about the Ancient Greeks

Learn all about this super-cool civilisation!

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