Egyptian Pharaoh Amasis made friends with powerful Greeks of his time. We include a famous story about the Greek ruler, Polycrates of Samos, and his golden ring.
In part two of our space adventure, Astropup puts on the Virtual Reality Goggles and climbs the seventh mountain of Genius which is dedicated to food.
Here they are! The three winners to our How to Spot a Robot Competition and we read out all the replies.
Astropup is Back! The Parrot normally disdains video games, but when he hears about one called The Seven Mountains of Genius he tries it and is soon hooked.
Storynory Competition! Win a signed copy of Bertie’s new book, Undercover Robot. “If there was a super-intelligent and life-like robot in your class at school, what do you think would be the tell-tale sign that he/she was not human?” Send us your answer in a couple of sentences to @storynory on Twitter/FB or [email protected] by August 7 2020. Get thinking!
A new book by Bertie and his friend David Edmonds! If super-high-tech android Dotty can spend a year passing as a twelve-year-old schoolgirl, she could win a multi-million-pound prize. It’s available now on amazon.co.uk! David and Bertie explain what it’s all about.
Herodotus tells us that ancient Egyptians worshiped cows and bulls. How and why did they do that? Bertie investigates…
Fall asleep to a soothing lullaby sung by Jana
Gilgamesh has travelled across the world in search of immortality. Finally he picks a plant from the bottom of the ocean that gives everlasting youth – but a thief is not far away.
A delightful poem to celebrate the start of May written by the Canadian poet, Bliss Carman, and read by Jana in honour of her Mother whose birthday is on May 1st.