We’ve heard of Gold, Frankincense and Myrrh from the Christmas story in the Bible. What has the ancient Greek, Herodotus to tell us about these wondrous gifts?
Donkeys are famous for being stubborn. These three funny fables show you how humans get on with their asinine friends.
Cambyses, King of Persia, invaded Egypt. The conqueror showed no respect for Egyptian customs. For example, he threw a spear at the Egyptian bull-god, Apis. Herodotus says this proves he was crazy. What do you think?
Mice and cats have been enemies since the time of Aesop. In this updated fable, a mouse suggests tying a bell to the cat’s tale. Great idea! But who is going to put it into practice? And if you live in the USA, check out our new sponsor, Little Passports Promo Code Story for a great way to learn about the world from home. Sponsored by Little Passports Promo Code “Story”
Introducing Flip & Mozi’s Guide to How to be an Earthling, the intergalactic musical podcast that brings
conservation into the conversation for kids and their grown-ups.
A vegan tiger? That’s sound pretty unusual. Jana tells this story from India that includes lots about food!
Our spooky series continues. The Dutch Hotel is close to opening, and it’s time for some publicity photos and video. Will the ghosts draw in or scare away the guests?
So how would you feel about spending your first night in a reputedly haunted hotel? Would you be excited – or just a bit frightened? Listen on to find out!
Welcome to Melon’s House Party! Did you know that the objects in your house sing and speak all day long? They just do so in a key only dogs can hear. A sponsored preview of a brand new podcast from Wondery.
Welcome to the start of a spooky new series just in time for Halloween. It follows the fortunes of a London family who take over the running of an old hotel.