ABC KIDS News Time

ABC KIDS News Time

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Every Friday, join Ruby for News Time as she counts down the week’s most interesting news stories for kids. From amazing animals to special events, the natural world to outer space, News Time is made especially for children to help them understand the world around them.

Radio: ABC Classic FM

Categories: Kids & Family

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Today's web of stories starts with some spider's webs, catching more than just flies. We'll hang loose and surf with the best at big swells, and then travel to the other side of the solar system to hear about a very different kind of ocean. Then, we'll learn about International Mother Language Day, before plodding over to our Wow of the Week! Quiz Questions 1. What's the thing that scientists can test the spider webs for? Hint: It's three letters 2. What score did Molly get for her amazing wave at Pipeline? 3. Mimas is a moon with water under it's surface... but which planet is it a moon of? 4. How many Aussies speak a language other than English at home? 5. Which island is the Aldabra Giant Tortoise being reintroduced to? Bonus Tricky Question What is 'megafauna dependent germination'? Answers 1. DNA 2. 10/10 - Perfect score 3. Saturn 4. One in Five 5. Madagascar Bonus Tricky Answer Animals eat fruit and seeds, walk along, poo out the seeds and a new plant grows somewhere else.

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