Nanogirl’s Great Science Adventures Podcast
Why do stars twinkle? Is all bacteria bad? How high can birds fly? Join Nanogirl and CLAIR for an exciting science-filled podcast to find out the answers to these questions and more!
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Why do bees buzz?
Nanogirl is blasting off in her Jetvolt, heading to Hamilton to find the answer to this buzzing question.
How do planes fly?
Nanogirl crash lands at Whenuapai Airforce Base with Juanita and some friends from Papakura Intermediate, to find out how planes fly. Handy information for keeping her Jetvolt in the air...
Where does electricity come from?
Hold onto your hats - Nanogirl discovers where some of our electricity comes from and it's blowing a gale.
Can we make plastic that's better for the environment?
Nanogirl finds out if we can make plastic that's not so bad for the environment.
What's the smartest animal?
Join Nanogirl as she takes a trip to Auckland Zoo to find out what the smartest animal is.
What would happen if you got sucked into a black hole?
Nanogirl goes on an adventure to find out what would happen if a person got sucked into a black hole.
How fast does Santa's sleigh have to go?
Nanogirl visits Orakei School to discover how fast Santa's sleigh would have to go to deliver all his Christmas presents in one day.
Nanogirl's new adventures
Nanogirl and her nanobot CLAIR are getting ready for their latest science adventures... Drop into the lab and see what they're up to - it's noisy and explosive!
What is the slimiest creature in the world?
Nanogirl takes some students from St Thomas's School in Auckland to Kelly Tarlton’s to meet a very slippery creature and find out what a hagfish is and why it’s so slimey.
How high can birds fly?
Nanogirl blasts off in her jetvolt with Jasper and his friends from Mt Cook School as they seek to find out how high birds can fly. Luckily, Gary Miskelly from Te Papa is all aflutter to help them find the answer.
How does microplastic get into the sea?
Nanogirl, Emma and her friends from Breens Intermediate visit ESR in Christchurch where they meet expert Olga Pantos and find out all about microplastics.
Do all animals get goosebumps?
Nanogirl and some friends find out what goosebumps are and whether all animals get them - especially animals that live in very, very, very cold places.
Is all bacteria bad?
Nanogirl visits a superbugs lab in Auckland to discover whether all bacteria is bad.
Can we bring dinosaurs back to life?
Nanogirl visits Te Papa and finds out whether we could bring dinosaurs back to life... And whether we would actually want to.
What happens if Antarctica melts?
Join Nanogirl and some students from Casebrook Intermediate as they brave a blizzard and discover what would happen if Antarctica melted.