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Do you dream of becoming an astronaut, engineer or naturalist? Then you’re in the right place! Our science for kids section is bursting with incredible science facts about the way our world works.

From biology, chemistry, physics and natural history, you’ll discover some incredible secrets, awesome theories and explore some bonkers experiments in our super science for kids.

Journey with us through the natural world, the workings of the human body and even to the deepest, darkest depths of outer space.

Ready for blast off? Click about to start your journey of scientific discovery!

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Nature

15 fascinating facts about Sir David Attenborough

Check out some fascinating David Attenborough facts, from his very first documentary to his least favourite animal, below…
Nature

11-year-old campaigns for Mary Anning statue

Evie wants to see her palaeontology hero recognised…
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General Science

Human digestive system

You eat a meal. And then a bit later… you do a poo! But what happens in between?
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    What is the largest species of bird?
Space

Facts about the Earth

Learn all about our amazing planet…
Space

Facts about Mars

How much do you know about the Red Planet?

Did you know?

Apples float but pears sink.

Nature

Five Top Conservation Tips!

How can you help save our planet?
Space

Satellites set to track animals from space!

Scientists want to understand more about migratory animals…
Nature

Science with Dr Karl: Why is it dark at night?

Night and dark with Dr Karl…
Nature

Science with Dr Karl: A wee fact about asparagus!

Asparagus and wee with Dr Karl…
Space

10 Facts about Space!

They’re out of this world, gang!
General Science

Follow your food!

We take a juicy journey through your digestive system!
General Science

15 Facts About The Human Body!

Cool things about our bodies…
Nature

The Water Cycle!

Earth has been recycling water for over 4 billion years…
Nature

15 fascinating facts about Sir David Attenborough

Check out some fascinating David Attenborough facts, from his very first documentary to his least favourite animal, below…
Nature

The life cycle of flowering plants

Flower power! Discover how flowering plants reproduce…
Space

Universe Facts

Check out 10 top facts about our universe!
General Science

Your Amazing Brain!

Discover the fascinating world of the human brain!
General Science

Charles Darwin and the Mystery of Life!

Find out about Charles Darwin and his theory of evolution.
Space

Space Junk!

20 seriously strange things you’ll find in space…
Space

Facts about the Earth

Learn all about our amazing planet…
General Science

7 steps to surviving an apocalypse (according to science!)

What would YOU do if the world was ending?
Nature

Five Top Conservation Tips!

How can you help save our planet?
Space

Facts about the Moon!

Ready for a night time adventure? Then 3, 2, 1… Liftoff!
General Science

Your Amazing Eyes!

Learn all about the human eye…
General Science

10 facts about Stephen Hawking

Learn about one of the most influential scientists of our time…
Nature

10 Top Tomato Facts!

How much do you know about this fab fruit?
Space

Facts about Mars

How much do you know about the Red Planet?
Space

NASA’s Curiosity Rover spots a ‘mouse’ on Mars!

Are there really rodents on the red planet?
Space

The Phases of the Moon

Why does the Moon ‘change shape’ each night?
Space

Female astronaut sets super space records!

US astronaut Peggy Whitson is one cosmic woman…
General Science

Human digestive system

You eat a meal. And then a bit later… you do a poo! But what happens in between?
Nature

Scavenger Hunt!

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