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  1. 01/08/2014

    Mel's celebrity guest is presenter and action girl Helen Skelton.

    First broadcast: 01 Aug 2014

  2. 31/07/2014

    Mel is at the Commonwealth Games with Olympic Champion Katherine Grainger.

    First broadcast: 31 Jul 2014

  3. 30/07/2014

    Mel's guest is Lauren Child, author of the Charlie and Lola and Clarice Bean books.

    First broadcast: 30 Jul 2014

  4. 29/07/2014

    Mel's guest is CBBC presenter and comedian, Iain Stirling.

    First broadcast: 29 Jul 2014

  5. 28/07/2014

    Mel Giedroyc is at the Commonwealth Games with Judy Murray.

    First broadcast: 28 Jul 2014

  6. 25/07/2014

    Mel hears from a man who tastes words.

    First broadcast: 25 Jul 2014

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  7. 24/07/2014

    Mel finds out if church bells can be heard underwater.

    First broadcast: 24 Jul 2014

  8. 23/07/2014

    Mel is in conversation with author Anthony Horowitz.

    First broadcast: 23 Jul 2014

  9. 22/07/2014

    Mel wishes actor Daniel Radcliffe happy birthday.

    First broadcast: 22 Jul 2014

  10. 21/07/2014

    Mel Giedroyc looks forward to the Commonwealth Games.

    First broadcast: 21 Jul 2014

  11. 18/07/2014

    On Nelson Mandela Day, Mel hears about a song that became South Africa's national anthem.

    First broadcast: 18 Jul 2014

  12. 17/07/2014

    Mel hears about a cloak made from the silk of a million spiders.

    First broadcast: 17 Jul 2014

  13. 16/07/2014

    Penelope Wilton reads The Wild Swans by Hans Christian Andersen.

    First broadcast: 16 Jul 2014

  14. 15/07/2014

    Sir Derek Jacobi reads the funny Emperor's New Clothes by Hans Christian Andersen.

    First broadcast: 15 Jul 2014

  15. 14/07/2014

    Featuring a fairy story by Hans Christian Andersen. Mel Giedroyc presents.

    First broadcast: 14 Jul 2014

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  16. How to peel 100 tonnes of onions

    Mel hears about the village where babies are given their own songs, as well as a name.

    First broadcast: 11 Jul 2014

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  17. Sticky songs, Hadrian's Wall and Hollywood's scientific advisers

    Why is there a spooky disembodied train whistle echoing through the forests of Scotland?

    First broadcast: 10 Jul 2014

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  18. The story behind the creation of Mario

    Mel Giedroyc presents the next part in the true story of Abraham Hannibal.

    First broadcast: 09 Jul 2014

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  19. Patrick Stewart on Shakespeare, a robotic gut and the piano playing Thai elephant

    Mel Giedroyc speaks to birthday boy, the X-Man himself, Patrick Stewart.

    First broadcast: 08 Jul 2014

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  20. Tracking Penguins and the Music of Hawaii

    Mel Giedroyc on the science behind tracking penguins and the soothing twang of the Ukulele

    First broadcast: 07 Jul 2014

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  21. 27/06/2014

    Mel finds out how to train a dog to be a Hollywood star.

    First broadcast: 27 Jun 2014

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  22. 26/06/2014

    Mel Giedroyc finds out how to make fake bananas from cookery doyenne Marguerite Patten.

    First broadcast: 26 Jun 2014

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  23. 25/06/2014

    Mel asks, why did elephants help with ploughing during World War One?

    First broadcast: 25 Jun 2014

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  24. 24/06/2014

    Mel wishes Scottish singer-songwriter KT Tunstall a very Happy Birthday... week.

    First broadcast: 24 Jun 2014

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  25. 23/06/2014

    The last in the series A Guide to Garden Wildlife, and we're off to Wimbledon.

    First broadcast: 23 Jun 2014

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  26. 20/06/2014

    Mel gets in gear with a celebration of the famous Beetle car.

    First broadcast: 20 Jun 2014

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  27. 19/06/2014

    Mel Giedroyc goes under the waves to dicover what whales can hear.

    First broadcast: 19 Jun 2014

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  28. 18/06/2014

    Mel Giedroyc rummages around in the record collection of comedian Jack Whitehall.

    First broadcast: 18 Jun 2014

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  29. 17/06/2014

    Sir Paul McCartney reveals his early memories of meeting John Lennon for the first time.

    First broadcast: 17 Jun 2014

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  30. 16/06/2014

    Mel gets her gloves on and goes looking more signs of life in A Guide to Garden Wildlife.

    First broadcast: 16 Jun 2014

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