Welcome to Tiny Bytes, a look at some of today’s news for little minds.
Name a white Koala baby
A rare white koala bear has been born at a famous zoo in Queensland. Tourism Australia is welcoming suggestions for a name, sending social media abuzz.
World’s largest samosa
A samosa weighing 153 kilos has set the Guinness World Record for the largest samosa ever made. A charity organisation in London called Muslim Aid UK were responsible for this massive food creation. Read more
Robot priests in Japan
A new humanoid robot named Pepper in Japan, has been trained to perform Buddhist funeral rites. Pepper is trained to chant sutras in a computerised voice while tapping a drum.
Mongoose hair brushes seized
The mongoose is a protected animal under India’s Wildlife Protection Act and some merchants in Kolkata have now been arrested for selling hair brushes made of mongoose hair.
Well, That’s it for today, kids. Thank you for listening. I hope you’ll watch out for me at 5pm tomorrow too. Remember it’s so important to know what’s going on in the world around you.