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What is an earthquake?
Understanding Earthquakes: from the only Family Focused News, Entertainment and Enrichment channel: The Whiz Times.
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Chatting with an astronaut in space!
On 15 March, many lucky school students had a live Questions and Answer (Q&A) session with an astronaut from space!
Insect drones are coming!
It seems like US Air Force is developing 'Insect Drones'.
These are robots- but of the size of small birds or insects meant for spying and gathering i[...]
Woman claims to have a song stuck in head for three years.
She can't sleep sometimes due to the constant tune of this song. Which song is this, and is this medically possible?
A search team arrived at a frozen lake in the hill town in Russia where a meteorite crash landed on Friday 14th February. What are the search teams hoping to find after the Russia [...]
A meteor explodes over Russia and leaves 1000
A 10 tonne meteor flew across the sky and exploded over Russia's Ural Mountains with the power of an atomic bomb on[...]
A Sony Pillow that can read your mind!
News is that Sony, the company that brought us the Walkman- (the grandfather of the iPOD, in a way), is now getting into the pillow business[...]
Temple Run 2 has become the "fastest growing mobile
game" in history. How fast?
Exciting news for gaming enthusiasts.
iPhone, Android, and Kindle users- super news on one of t[...]
The first mammals
If you haven't seen anyone and have no clue about how they might have looked, could you draw a picture of them? Scientists recently recreated how the f[...]
Gamers, get ready for something new and exciting! It seems like you can expect two major consoles to be released by the end of the year! Watch pictures and read the short story on [...]
Would people use Facebook Gift?
Facebook users can now buy their friends something straight from Facebook for their birthdays or occasions.
Facebook recently launched[...]
Machines going to the outer space from earth, looking for asteroids with Gold and platinum deposits, catching them and bringing them back to earth.
No, this isn't science fictio[...]
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The DIY Spider
This is Home building in nature. A amazing time lapse video showing how to build a home, spider style.
This little guy is very busy indeed. With a whole web to f[...]
Now you see it, Now You Don't
How is that possible?
Its not magic and its not computer trickery, so what is it? These amazing optical illusions will leave you scratching you he[...]
Robot Boy Joins The Class
In New York, United States, a 7 year old boy cannot go to school because he is sick. A robot comes to the rescue.
Why would a robot need to go to scho[...]
World Wonders Project by Google Cultural Institute
Check out the 360-degree view of the breathtaking world wonders!
o you want to travel the world?[...]
Global Warming for kids and Climate change
The world is changing right before our eyes.
We all know a lot of the climate change has to do with what we know as "Global Warming".[...]
The storm of the century?
Just imagine the news headlines: “Millions affected”, “All transport systems shut down”, and “Hundreds of thousands to be evacuated”. You wou[...]
Early Christmas for Tech whizzes
Do you love tech gadgets? Are you on the lookout for the latest robotic toys and secretly eye your dad's iPad and your mum's smart-phone?
A comet left behind big rocks and ice chunks. They are
now falling on the Earth to produce a spectacular
fireshow. Watch the Orionid meteor showers coming
towards the earth.
The Whiz News This week video for the third Week of September 2012.
Fun and wholesome news for kids and the entire family!
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The Whiz News This week video for the last Week of August 2012. Fun and wholesome news for kids and the entire family!
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The first man ever to walk on the moon, died on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012
American Astronaut Neil Armstrong was one of the most famous astronauts ever. As the first man to s[...]
In The Whiz News This Week for 2nd week of August 2012, here are the Week's highlights for The Whiz News for Kids, Parents, Families and Schools:
Floods in Manila, the capital [...]
Tokyo has an international robot show every year.
his is the show that unveils the most technologically advanced toys- robots that are becoming more and more like the real thing[...]
Think about it. In the beginning of time, the Universe was a ball of gas with no mass.
how long back was the beginning of time?
13.7 Billion years ago! Yes that's[...]
A robot car, also called a Rover was sent by Space Research agency NASA into the space. There it captured beautiful panoramic images and sent them back to earth. Here's t[...]
Wouldn't it be amazing if you could go online by wearing a pair of glasses? That is what Google's Google Project Glass is about! Put on a pair of glasses and information will liter[...]
What's the adventure?
It took Chinese Air Force Major Liu Yang 11 years to finally become the first female Chinese astronaut. But she finally did it. And the whole world clapped[...]
One of the things The Whiz Times promotes is- thinking like an entrepreneur.
We have covered Mark Zuckerberg - co-founder of Facebook and explained What is an IPO in an earlier [...]
Asteroids rushing towards the Earth. Some 4700 Asteroids are coming towards the Earth.
Scientists found them with a telescope that orbits the earth.
But wait- if you do not kno[...]
They’ve almost gone, those lovely little Turtle Dove birds that coo and brr all across the UK and Africa are almost extinct- gone forever. There may not be any left in less than a [...]
The world is full of strange people. Or maybe they think OTHERS are strange.This video is a story of one such..well..strange person. How strange? Well, strange enough to build a [...]
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