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  1. 18/04/2014

    Think you've had a tough week? Mel hears about the intricate work of a brain surgeon.

    First broadcast: 18 Apr 2014

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  2. 17/04/2014

    Homemade Greek-style yoghurt, and what to focus on if you want to be an astronaut.

    First broadcast: 17 Apr 2014

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  3. 16/04/2014

    The eye tracker that can tell what you're thinking before you even know it yourself.

    First broadcast: 16 Apr 2014

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  4. 15/04/2014

    Why go bird-watching in infrared? Plus Dame Kelly Holmes on her sporting life growing up.

    First broadcast: 15 Apr 2014

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  5. 14/04/2014

    Mel Giedroyc with a story about an Ethiopian slave who became a great Russian leader.

    First broadcast: 14 Apr 2014

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  6. 11/04/2014

    Mel Giedroyc hears about the farmer's wife who revolutionised resturants in Ireland.

    First broadcast: 11 Apr 2014

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  7. 10/04/2014

    In Questions Questions, Mel Giedroyc hears how horses love to swim.

    First broadcast: 10 Apr 2014

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  8. 09/04/2014

    Mel Giedroyc learns how to forage for food in the city, and how to make up bedtime stories

    First broadcast: 09 Apr 2014

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  9. 08/04/2014

    Mel Giedroyc marks the 13th anniversary of the launch of the Mars Odyssey spacecraft.

    First broadcast: 08 Apr 2014

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  10. 07/04/2014

    Join Mel Giedroyc for part one of an adventure on an island where a mysterious woman lives

    First broadcast: 07 Apr 2014

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  11. 28/03/2014

    Mel Giedroyc presents the final, thrilling chapter of The River Singers by Tom Moorhouse.

    First broadcast: 28 Mar 2014

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  12. 27/03/2014

    Mel Giedroyc is here on BBC News School Report Day with our final exclusive report.

    First broadcast: 27 Mar 2014

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  13. 26/03/2014

    Mel Giedroyc presents the Inheritance Tracks of acclaimed children's author Judith Kerr.

    First broadcast: 26 Mar 2014

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  14. 25/03/2014

    Mel Giedroyc fetes Tolkien Reading Day as Chris Riddell tells us why he loves The Hobbit.

    First broadcast: 25 Mar 2014

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  15. 24/03/2014

    Mel Giedroyc with an hour of tea-time entertainment.

    First broadcast: 24 Mar 2014

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  16. 21/03/2014

    Rounding off with the final of Sky Hawk by Gill Lewis, and another Magical Mystery Tour.

    First broadcast: 21 Mar 2014

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  17. 20/03/2014

    The next chapter of Sky Hawk by Gill Lewis, plus some curious Questions, Questions.

    First broadcast: 20 Mar 2014

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  18. 19/03/2014

    Annie Lennox shares her Inheritance Tracks plus the next chapter of the brilliant Sky Hawk

    First broadcast: 19 Mar 2014

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  19. 18/03/2014

    Mel Giedroyc celebrates the birthday of a very important person.

    First broadcast: 18 Mar 2014

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  20. 17/03/2014

    Mel Giedroyc starts the week's shows with the first part of Sky Hawk, by Gill Lewis.

    First broadcast: 17 Mar 2014

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  21. 14/03/2014

    The final episode of Junior Just a Minute, and the thrilling conclusion of Earthborn.

    First broadcast: 14 Mar 2014

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  22. 13/03/2014

    Mel Giedroyc finds out if an elevator to outer space will ever be possible.

    First broadcast: 13 Mar 2014

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  23. 12/03/2014

    Mel hears from award-winners Chris Riddell and Ben Burtt, light sabre whoosh creator.

    First broadcast: 12 Mar 2014

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  24. 11/03/2014

    Mel Giedroyc wishes a Happy Birthday to talented Scottish singer-songwriter Emeli Sande.

    First broadcast: 11 Mar 2014

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  25. 10/03/2014

    Wildlife cameraman John Aitchison struggles to film grey seals giving birth at night.

    First broadcast: 10 Mar 2014

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  26. 07/03/2014

    Mel Giedroyc gets a lesson in mathematics from a numeracy competition in Japan.

    First broadcast: 07 Mar 2014

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  27. 06/03/2014

    Mel Giedroyc raids the Questions Questions archive to explore why pirates wore earrings.

    First broadcast: 06 Mar 2014

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  28. 05/03/2014

    Meera Syal digs out her Inheritance Tracks, and Mark Williams reads the Terrible Times.

    First broadcast: 05 Mar 2014

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  29. 04/03/2014

    Mel Giedroyc says happy birthday Matt Lucas and hears about the funnyman's early years.

    First broadcast: 04 Mar 2014

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  30. 03/03/2014

    Mel Giedroyc gets green-fingered with a guide to an amazing plant, the edible samphire.

    First broadcast: 03 Mar 2014

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