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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…

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Egypt

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!
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General Geography

Explore volcanoes with the new LEGO® City range!

Brace yourself for tons of explosive fun with the awesome new LEGO® City Volcano Explorers range!
General Animals

10 Hippo Facts!

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

    Which big cat is recognisable thanks to its rosette markings?
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?

Being chased or falling off a high place are the two most common dreams.

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…
General Animals

Amazing animals who battled back from injury

Meet some amazing pet survivors!
General History

10 eye-opening facts about World War 2

Learn about this hugely important event in British history…
Space

10 Facts about Space!

They’re out of this world, gang!

Did you know?

Black bears can sleep for up to seven months without eating or drinking.

More about bears
Space

Female astronaut sets super space records!

US astronaut Peggy Whitson is one cosmic woman…
Prehistoric Animals

Scientists discover feathered dinosaur tail preserved in amber!

A feathery tail once belonging to a dinosaur has been discovered perfectly preserved…
General Animals

Watch ancient baby cave ‘dragons’ hatching!

It seems dragons really do exist!
Sea Life

Cheeky seal hitches a ride on a kayak!

What do you do if you’re a seal and you fancy a rest, while swimming out at sea? Well, hitch a lift of course!
Egypt

10 facts about Ancient Egypt!

Discover the secrets of this ancient civilisation…
Physical Geography

Structure of the Earth!

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

30 cool facts about China!

Join us on a voyage to the Orient…
Greece

10 facts about the Ancient Greeks

Learn all about this super-cool civilisation!

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