It's April 1, 2021. Chooki and Pleep 'kidify' science and sports headlines about roundworms and blue, American baseball players that can't play in Japan, the moon having a tail, the Iowa Hawkeyes wrestling team, and sea slugs being able to regrow their heads. Cartoon video version of this episode. Kids news from this week.
On June 12, 2021, Dan Buck will be recording the final episode of BoxerBlu and Bram LIVE on Instagram (@littlenewsears) around 1pm, EST. It will be recorded at the Jazz Age Lawn Party on Governor's Island in NYC. Check it out with mom and dad or whomever! We'll be teaching kids about parents who made their own Disneyland ride, the life of Eric Carle, how SpongeBob costs your parents money, a new type of therapy called Woebot, and the science behind one day controlling your dreams!
It's April 22, 2021. Quinn 'kidifies' headlines related to the LGBTQ+ community, including about Bethany Christian Services, gay marriage decisions in Japan and the Catholic Church, transgender medical services in Arkansas, and British transgender comedians standing up for transgender rights. The cartoon video version of this show can be seen here https://youtu.be/AHNo-RdoBb8
It's the end of the season for Little News. Please listen for a sneak preview of all the exciting things coming up!
It's March 30, 2021. Cherry, Bird, and Cow teach us about World Bipolar Day, a Dutch inventor who has created a place to scream in order to test for Covid-19, a South Carolina scientist who wants us to eat sea beans, the winners of the Guthman Musical Instrument Competition, the life and death of Lou Ottens, and a new map that aims to help us see a less distorted map of our world.
It's March 27 2021. Paxton 'kidifies' world headlines about Super Nintendo World in Japan; the new president of Tanzania, Samia Suluhu Hassan; meatless lunches in Lyon; an Egyptian activist named Sanaa Seif going to jail; and volcano ash in Guatemala causing problems.
It's March 24, 2021. Kiki 'kidifies' headlines about claims of racism in Georgia, Stacey Abrams, Joe Biden, Anthony Cuomo, Billie Eilish, Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, Oprah, and Bill Gates.
It's March 23, 2021. BoxerBlu and Bram teach us about the Junior Iditarod, how Dove products will no longer say 'normal,' how people might become happier, how imaginary numbers might be used to understand quantum physics, and how the pandemic has caused pizzerias to make better pizza boxes.
LNE.news - World Kidlines with Paxton - 3-20-2021: Dangers of Diving for Sea Cucumbers, Baikal Bling
It's March 20, 2021. Paxton 'kidifies' world headlines about Russians showing off at Lake Baikal, the dangers for Liberian fisherman getting sea cucumbers for Chinese diners, Sheikh Mohamed Hamad Mohamed Al Khalifa's gift to Nepal of ~2,000 vaccine doses, Heidelberg's quest for zero cars, and China is the first country to use digital currency. The cartoon video version of this podcast can be seen at https://youtu.be/blkq_iGsIL4
LNE.news -Cherry, Bird, Cow!- S1E12- Digidog, Playing Ice Instruments, New Rights for Women Soldiers
It's March 17, 2021. Cherry, Bird, and Cow teach us about a robotic dog used by the police called Digidog, a Norwegian artist who makes and plays instruments made of nice, new rules for women soldiers in the US army about their hair, a Chinese divorce court making a man pay his ex for housework, and batteries being used in Salt Lake City for a better environment. The cartoon video of this episode can be seen at https://youtu.be/JjpDQ7V5SdY