Inside this issue

Exclusive reader interview with wildlife biologist and TV presenter LIZ BONNIN  •  Record-breaking RAD GIRLS  •  Adventures in CREATIVE WRITING  •  PERFECT PRUE, a short story by Dimity Powell, illustrated by Emma Reynolds  •  THE HEARTSMITH, a comic by Queenie Chan  •  GIVE IT A GO, with wonderful wushu!  •  HERO OF HISTORY Hypatia, pioneering mathematician of ancient Alexandria, in an illustrated life story by Madeleine Karutz  •  MAKE IT, perfect paper pompoms are easy as 1-2-3  •  QUIZ, can you understand body language?  •  Pull-out MINI POSTER by illustrator Iveta Vaicule …

Plus regulars

DEBATE, can girls and boys be BFFs?  •  CHANGE IT, what can we do about climate change?  •  GROAN, readers share their most embarrassing moments  •  ASK CATHY problem page  •  PET PALS  •  COLOURING PAGE  •  BOOKS  •  PUZZLES + lots more!