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A History Podcast for Kids! Parents love us, Teachers love us, and most importantly, kids do too! History can be amazing, inspiring and relevant to anyone. We love to share the stories of Spies, funny foods, George Washington's foibles, early advancements in cartooning and ballooning and much more! A professional music score and important songs accompany nearly every themed episode. Proud Kids Listen Member @pastandcurious
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Calling all curious, brave, imaginative and silly explorers! Join Connie, the Chief Adventurer at Armchair Adventures Travel Agency and her trusty gang of adventurers, on a super fun journey for kids aged 6-10! Each episode is packed with join-in fun and whisks you away on a brand new adventure – like exploring a superhero's underground lair, going on a magical trip with an orchestra, or taking a trip into the past with a time machine! It’s made with real-life grannies and granddads and you’ ...
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Are you a kid or a grownup looking for awesome kids' podcasts? We LOVE kids' podcasts and are taking listeners behind the scenes with creators, writers, producers, and sound editors; some of the coolest folks in the world of kids' podcasting. In our first season, we talk with podcasters who take kids on adventures, solve some of the oldest mysteries of the world, answer kids’ toughest questions, provide daily affirmations, share stories about REBEL girls, rewrite fairy tales, teach history, ...
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Welcome to "Italy's History Mysteries," the ultimate kids' history podcast where each episode is a new adventure! Designed specifically for curious young detectives aged 7-10, this family-friendly podcast combines fun learning with exciting storytelling. Join Luca, our intrepid guide, as we travel back in time, unraveling the greatest art history mysteries and solving puzzles along the way. Each episode features interactive storytelling that encourages our young listeners to think and partic ...
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Can you guess what’s common between the following events? 1. India declaring its independence from the British 2. Birth of Napolean I 3. Bahrain declaring its independence from the British 4. Republic of Congo declaring its independence from France Well, we are sure you guessed it, these all happened on 15th August across the last few centuries. So if you are a curious history buff and like to know the importance of different days, then you are indeed at the right place. Let us fill the buck ...
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Episode 93: Milk has been a lot of things through the years, but it was often poisonous, spoiled or both. Learn about how far we've come in making milk safe, and who may or may not have helped us get to the root cause of what was making milk dangerous. From Dr. Anna Bixby and the mystery of Milk Sickness to Gail Borden who invented condensed milk, …
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Attention KIDS and their grownups!! Are you looking for amazing kids' podcasts? We LOVE kids' podcasts and are taking listeners behind the scenes with creators, writers, producers, and sound editors; some of the coolest folks in the world of kids' podcasting. In our eighth episode of season one, we are behind the scenes with the brains behind one o…
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Connie’s running out of time to write a play on the roman invasion of Britain for her drama class, so she asks Uncle Chris and his community theatre company to lend her a hand! ‘Silence! You’re forgetting one thing everyone…I am no longer Uncle Chris…I am the emperor of Rome, and emperors do whatever they like!’ 🏛️🏆🐎 Styling himself as the new empe…
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Are you a kid or a grownup looking for amazing kids' podcasts? We LOVE kids' podcasts and are taking listeners behind the scenes with creators, writers, producers, and sound editors; some of the coolest folks in the world of kids' podcasting. In the seventh episode of season one, we go behind the scenes with Joy Smith, Head of Digital Content at Re…
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Are you a kid or a grownup looking for amazing kids' podcasts? We LOVE kids' podcasts and are taking listeners behind the scenes with creators, writers, producers, and sound editors; some of the coolest folks in the world of kids' podcasting. In this sixth episode of season one, we go behind the scenes with Rebecca Cunningham, creator and host of G…
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Are you a kid or a grownup looking for amazing kids' podcasts? We LOVE kids' podcasts and are taking listeners behind the scenes with creators, writers, producers, and sound editors; some of the coolest folks in the world of kids' podcasting. In the fifth episode of season one, we go behind the scenes with Mick Sullivan, creator and host of The Pas…
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Connie and her customers have been asked to step in to perform for the UK in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest – but they don’t have a song, costumes, a dance routine, or anything, yet! “I really don’t want nil points!!” “Nobody wants nil points!” 🎤✨🌍 There’s no time to waste! Connie and her customers hop back on the magical tour bus to travel ac…
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Are you a kid or a grownup looking for amazing kids' podcasts? We LOVE kids' podcasts and are taking listeners behind the scenes with creators, writers, producers, and sound editors; some of the coolest folks in the world of kids' podcasting. In the fourth episode of season one, we go behind the scenes with Jennifer Swanson and Jeff Gonyea, the hos…
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Connie wants to help bring her squabbling school year group back together by preparing the most fantastic performance that will make the School’s Spring Song Contest an enormous success! “Good Evening Everybody! Let the Eurovision Song Contest 2024 commence!” 🎤✨🌍 Luckily, her Uncle Chris and troupe of trusty customers are super fans of The Eurovisi…
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Are you a kid or a grownup looking for awesome kids' podcasts? We LOVE kids' podcasts and are taking listeners behind the scenes with creators, writers, producers, and sound editors; some of the coolest folks in the world of kids' podcasting. In the second episode of our first season, we have a behind-the-scenes with a writer and producer of Armcha…
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Are you a kid or a grownup looking for amazing kids' podcasts? We LOVE kids' podcasts and are taking listeners behind the scenes with creators, writers, producers, and sound editors; some of the coolest folks in the world of kids' podcasting. In the third episode of season one, we go behind the scenes with Jane Lindholm, the Executive Producer and …
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Are you a kid or a grownup looking for awesome kids' podcasts? We LOVE kids' podcasts and are taking listeners behind the scenes with creators, writers, producers, and sound editors; some of the coolest folks in the world of kids' podcasting. We are kicking off our first season with a behind-the-scenes with the creator of By Kids For Kids Story Tim…
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Welcome to "Italy's History Mysteries," the ultimate kids history podcast where each episode is a new adventure! Designed specifically for curious young detectives aged 7-10, this family-friendly podcast combines fun learning with exciting storytelling. Join Luca, our intrepid guide, as we travel back in time, unraveling the greatest art history my…
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Hello, young time travelers! It’s Luca from Italy's History Mysteries, and today we’re stepping into our time machine to witness one of the most pivotal moments in history—the day the Roman Empire said 'goodbye'. Ready to discover how one of the mightiest empires, with its gladiators and emperors, slowly faded away? Let’s dive in! Rate, Review, & F…
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Unraveling the Mona Lisa Mystery: The Artful Adventure for Kids | Italy's History Mysteries Ep. 1 Hey there, young detectives! It's Luca here from "Italy's History Mysteries," and boy, do I have an exciting story for you in our very first episode, "The Case of the Missing Mona Lisa"! Can you imagine, one of the most famous paintings in the world ju…
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The Leaning Tower of Pisa: Italy's Tilted Wonder | Italy's History Mysteries Ep. 6 Hello there, super sleuths! It’s Luca, guiding you on another thrilling journey on Italy's History Mysteries. Today, we’re off to Tuscany to uncover the secrets of the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Ever wondered how this famous tower started leaning and why it’s still stand…
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The Etruscans: Italy's Lost Civilization | Italy's History Mysteries Ep. 7 Hello, young detectives! It's Luca here from Italy's History Mysteries, and today, we're stepping into our time machine to journey back over 2,500 years to the land of Etruria—now known as Tuscany. Here, we'll unravel the secrets of the Etruscans, a civilization whose artist…
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Pompeii: A City Frozen in Time | Italy's History Mysteries Ep. 8 Hey there, young detectives! It’s Luca from Italy's History Mysteries, and today we’re heading to a city frozen in time. Strap on your adventure hats because we’re exploring the secrets of Pompeii, a bustling ancient city that met a dramatic pause in AD 79. Rate, Review, & Follow If y…
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The Epic Origin of Rome: Romulus and Remus' Tale | Italy's History Mysteries Ep. 3 Hey there, young explorers! It’s your pal Luca from "Italy's History Mysteries," ready to take you on another time-traveling trip! Today, we're diving into the legendary tale of two brothers who shaped history – Romulus and Remus. Their story isn't just about sibling…
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Spartacus: The Gladiator Hero of Rome | Italy's History Mysteries Ep. 4 Hey there, young detectives! It’s Luca from Italy's History Mysteries, ready to whisk you away on another heart-pounding journey back in time. Today, we’re zipping back to ancient Rome to meet a real-life hero, a gladiator named Spartacus. He's not just any warrior; he’s a lege…
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Spooky Secrets of Colobraro: Curse Tales & Beetlejuice Magic | Italy's History Mysteries Ep. 2 Hello there, young explorers! It’s Luca, your guide through the mysterious and the magical, and today on Italy's History Mysteries, we're venturing into the town of Colobraro. Known for its spine-tingling curse, this town's story is as intriguing as the B…
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Unlocking the Secrets of Gaiola Island: Italy's Enchanted Curse | Italy's History Mysteries Ep. 5 Hello there, super sleuths! It’s Luca from Italy's History Mysteries, ready to take you on a magical journey to one of Italy’s hidden treasures—Gaiola Island, nestled in the sunny Bay of Naples. This isn't just any island; it's a mysterious, enchanting…
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Hello, young historians! It’s Luca here from Italy's History Mysteries, ready to whisk you away to a time of palaces, princes, and pasta! Today, we’re diving into the lavish and dramatic world of Italy’s royal family, the House of Savoy. Get ready for a tale filled with battles, crowns, and a little royal intrigue! Rate, Review, & Follow If you lov…
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Are you a kid or a grownup looking for awesome kids' podcasts? We LOVE kids' podcasts and are taking listeners behind the scenes with creators, writers, producers, and sound editors; some of the coolest folks in the world of kids' podcasting. In our first season, we talk with podcasters who take kids on adventures, solve some of the oldest mysterie…
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Uncle Chris and his community theatre company are on the run from some vicious guards in Elizabethan England! ‘What on earth do you think you’re doing here? How dare you interrupt my play…’ 👑⚔🪶 In their quest to find out the facts about Shakespeare for Connie, and the queens guards hot on their heels, the gang crash head first into a performance of…
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Connie needs help with her Shakespeare essay, so she asks Uncle Chris and his community theatre company to lend her a hand! ‘It feels quite royal in here, almost like we are at the Tudor court…’ 🫅📜✨ A bit rusty on their Shakespearean knowledge, Uncle Chris takes his theatre company back in time to Tudor, England, to gather the facts as they happen.…
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Episode 91 is about Anne Carrol Moore and The Western Library! Anne Carroll Moore is one of history's most important children's librarians, but not everyone is in love with her legacy. She still changed the world, and mostly for the better. And Louisville, Kentucky's Western Library is the first library in America built for, and staffed by African-…
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Welcome to the prestigious Armchair Adventures Grammy Awards, or AAGA's for short, where Uncle Chris picks out his favourite musical moments from the episodes so far! 🎶🏆👩‍🎤 "First up is the AAGA for 'Best Use Of A Musical Instrument To Represent An Animal!" 🐦🎵 While Connie makes her way back from Mrs Maestro's 'Musical Extravaganza Adventure', she'…
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“Strap yourself in, everybody; this last bit of the journey will be quite the ride.” 🚌🎻🎵 In the third part of this musical trio, Mrs Maestro’s rickety old bus has to go through some tricky and slightly bonkers terrain, including a long dark tunnel, a sticky and slimy swamp, and a wiggly windy road. With the whole orchestra safely onboard the bus, t…
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In The Meatshower Part 2 (Electric Burgoo) the saga continues. Originally we aired a segment in 2019 to coincide with Mick's book "The Meatshower: The Mostly True Tale of an Odd and (Somewhat) Edible Occurrence," and since then, new information has come to light. A man named Frank Reiser has come into possession of a new specimen from the unusual 1…
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The next stop is the string family from the ice cream parlour! Mrs Maestro's journey to get the musicians in the orchestra to the super-duper concert on time continues. Mrs Maestro gets confused when it's time to pay for all those delicious ice creams, and Connie and her customers come to her aid. 🚌🎻🍦 “Don’t worry Mrs Maestro, let’s do it together.…
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