Inside this issue

Exclusive reader interview with brilliant scientist and inventor, MACINLEY BUTSON  •  Animal-loving RAD GIRLS  •  Top tips on fixing things and making do in our FIX IT! feature  •  Create your own terrarium in MAKE IT!  •  THE PRANK, a short story by Maria Parenti-Baldey, illustrated by Katrin Dreiling  •  Super-easy, extra-yummy energy ball RECIPES  •  DRESS CODE, a comic by Faye Simms (Emmie’s having a party – the question is, what to wear?)  •  Circus skills in GIVE IT A GO!  •  HERO OF HISTORY Maria Anna Mozart, a talented musician in her own right, in an illustrated life story by Madeleine Karutz  •  Pull-out POSTER by Tonia Composto …

Plus regulars

DEBATE, are exams a good way of testing what you know?  •  CHANGE IT, obsolescence – what is it and what can we do about it?  •  GROAN, readers share their most embarrassing moments  •  QUIZ, what’s your job?  •  ASK CATHY problem page  •  PET PALS  •  COLOURING PAGE  •  BOOK REVIEWS  •  PUZZLES + lots more!