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Thank you for the questions. I think, I would help it but not by picking it up and taking it... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 21/12/19
Do you know if astronauts will ever be able to reach the end of space if you believe it is not infinite? Your chance to ask a space expert! 05/12/19
I think that most criminals are bad and horrible. They are bad because say there is a criminal... Going into detail... Part 1: Are criminals born or made? 27/1/19
But what if they don’t have parents? Or have run away from home. Just something to keep in mind. MY OPINION ON HOW TO REDUCE KNIFE CRIME IN THE UK 12/2/19
I think that there are lots of sounds in space but people may never hear them because that would... Is space silent 09/12/19
I just feel alone I feel like everyone is watching me and looking at me weirdly. Everyone has... Weekly Competition #17 16/1/19
I would ask him: if you could be a political leader for a year, which country would you be the... #18 - Question the Questioner - Winners Announced! 14/1/20
A single father has taken his son, who has cerebral palsy, to over 1,200 heavy metal concerts... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
Yes I have because when I think of gangs and young offenders I usually think of kids either... Youth Crime 21/1/19
i believe that this is a excellent idea BREAKING NEWS: new strategies to tackle knife crime 12/2/19
I heard recently that a 103-year-old Iranian lady won an amazing battle with the coronavirus... #28 - Good News Stories - Winners Announced! 20/3/20
What if aliens don't even want to attack earth? What if they are friendly? This is a... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 07/12/19
For some people, to say that Climate change is not taking place and proclaiming that it is not... Weekly Competition #40 10/7/19
thank you! It would be exciting and special, wouldn't it? Although the whole thing does sound a... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 09/12/19
Trumps: Wall or Enclosure? Weekly Competition #33 21/5/19
I am always sceptical of 'ethical' companies as I know it is incredibly hard to ensure a product... Do famous people have more of a responsibility to behave well? 14/1/20
People may want to commit crimes to do things like restoring wealth or getting revenge on... Is the media showing too much knife-crime? 27/1/19
Brexit is like cheese submarine because it is absolutely useless and it isn't worth the fuss... Weekly Competition #25 09/3/19
I wonder why crime has gone up by 11%? I would've expected it to go down with all the technology... The Ever Increasing Issue: Violent Crime 23/1/19
I agree because a 2 year old wouldn't start murdering adults or dealing drugs Going into detail... Part 1: Are criminals born or made? 28/1/19
I think police should focus on using technology to help them, but not become reliant on them.... Are the Police being Taken Over By Technology? 28/1/19
Before I begin, I would just like to clarify that I do not mean to hurt anyone's feelings, this... What is the greatest space-related achievement of the last 50 years? 09/12/19
I meant to put knife crime not just knife in my comment Are the police doing enough? 02/2/19
The community could do with making more youth clubs. And yes schools could also do with teaching... Do Drug Dealers use Mind-games to Draw in Teens? 09/2/19
I think that having all this on the news cetrainly does influence knife crime: people might... Is the media showing too much knife-crime? 21/1/19
Another issue with space travel being used as a capitalistic means to make money through tourism... Should Space Tourism be banned? 08/11/19
I agree everyone has there own opinion and I understand where you are coming from. Some people... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 10/12/19
If Brexit is all negative, can you give a reason why people would want to leave, and start... Brexit: Will it ever stop being a negative topic? 12/3/19
Real Or Fake, Well This Is The Way! Being able to recognise the difference between real of... #7 - Design a test - Winners Announced! 22/10/19
10/10. This quiz was really good to test people on what they have learned over the past couple of weeks. Try this quiz about borders! 21/5/19
I think that it is because some people REALLY want a no deal therefore they are trying really... What’s the best way to make decisions? 25/2/19
I can relate, I was just kind of comfortable with knowing that we live on Earth, in the... What is the universe expanding into? 05/12/19
I'm not specifically sure what our fate is but I think that in 20 years' time humanity will be... Should the government invest more money into space exploration? 09/12/19
I am going to answer the questions of which you asked at the end of your post. I believe that... Physical barriers, and invisible barriers... 03/5/19
Can you challenge yourself to imagine that it is the police’ s fault. If not I want to say your... Are the police doing enough? 02/2/19
This is a great post! It really made me think about how many problems face space exploration. ... Ban Space Exploration 09/12/19
I would like to ask Stephen Fry what he enjoys doing most: acting. comedy, writing,... Ask Stephen Fry! 08/6/20
Yes, this is true, it is unknown how many aliens there are and if they are even real at the moment. How would humans react if we really found aliens? 11/12/19
I believe that space exploration isn't as necessary as we make it out to be; instead of focusing... #10 - Brain-stand! Winners Announced 08/11/19
why didn't the government inform the public about what exactly what they were voting for. We need YOUR questions! 12/3/19
Threatening , Degenerate, pure. I chose these words because I think they describe space from... #8 - Three Words And Why 28/10/19
9/10 Try this quiz about borders! 21/5/19
I think that teenagers with bad parenting usually think that they are 'cool'. I think that act... Youth Crime 21/1/19
I believe that the witness should definitely, definitely speak up because I believe that if you... Witnesses: What can they do? 22/1/19
One opinion I feel about space is that the sun isn't what we think it is. This is because humans... #10 - Brain-stand! Winners Announced 12/11/19
Living in Pangaea is a very busy lifestyle because we have lots of other tourists from all... Weekly Competition #23 22/2/19
It's a good point but what if the crime is taking place in a remote area. If someone's being... Are the Police being Taken Over By Technology? 28/1/19
This is a hard subject to talk about as they are two clear points of view. It is human of us to... Should Britain help Hong Kong? 08/10/19
These are some interesting questions, I have answered some of them. I disagree because there is... What is the universe expanding into? 05/12/19
If I could make one change to politics in the UK, it would be that: a) Politicians should have... #20 - What One Change....? 28/1/20
I strongly agree we do need to solve climate change soon before it becomes an even more... Climate change or space travel? 05/12/19
I agree with you because many people have actually claimed to of seen aliens, but we also need... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 07/12/19
It depends on how far away that message is going. If it is far away, it would most probably... #12 - Message in a Rocket - Winners Announced! 27/11/19
On the one hand, I think we need to get our message across that climate change IS a potential... Weekly Competition #36 10/6/19
So are you saying that the police are almost to scared to do there job because there is to much... Are the police doing enough? 02/2/19
I got 7/8. I didn't realise that knife has gone up. I would've thought that it would've gone... Quiz! What have you learnt so far? 21/1/19
Why is it taking so long for a decision to be made, if we are leaving we might aswell do it... Do you have any questions about Brexit for a Member of Parliament? 29/1/19
Because they want to lure children in to the world of drugs and once the children are addicted... Do Gang Members Mean To Commit A Crime? 07/2/19
Thank you so much for the Comment Olivia, In future posts I will talk about how I think you ca... KNIFE CRIME IN ENGLAND AND WALES 05/2/19
Firstly thank you for these questions they have really encouraged me to think further about my... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 05/12/19
By the way I'm in the middle of making a part 2 of this which will hopefully be out in a few days Are the Police being Taken Over By Technology? 01/2/19
I think that Elon Musk is not a bad person. It is just what he does that may seem to be the... Elon Musk, what's going on ? 12/12/19
So are you to blame it on the government at all Are the police doing enough? 02/2/19
I believe that without walls or borders, the world would be chaos. For example, there is... Weekly Competition #32 11/5/19
Trump makes wall, Trump makes America worse Weekly Competition #33 22/5/19
I now think that the police are not being taken over by technology thanks to balanced_singer and... Are the Police being Taken Over By Technology? 07/2/19
It’s more grammar. Also, the word ‘baddies’ is very formal and make for KS1. Also ‘witch’ should... Are the police doing enough? 12/2/19
My chosen job is alien exploration. This could be developed in many areas, as this could cover... #14 - Space Job Skills - Winners Announced! 11/12/19
I think that they do still do it after a conviction because they might be addicted to committing... Weekly Competition #20 01/2/19
They are letting criminals what? Are the police doing enough? 02/2/19
I believe that the most important proposed development is the proposed solar storm warning... #13- Breaking News Reaction - Winners Announced! 05/12/19
I think that there are many ways that one could interpret what exactly is going on and what is... Weekly Competition #30 01/5/19
Wow thank you so muck for the new knowledge Violent crime 28/1/19
why lie about all the thousands of pounds that would have been given to the nhs We need YOUR questions! 12/3/19
In the session I enjoyed being an in because we got to do whatever we liked and we had a great... What happened in Session One? 08/5/19
‘The Teen who Mocked Native American’.The boy looked very smug when he was facing the Native... Weekly Competition #18 24/1/19
why is the process so slow Do you have any questions about Brexit for a Member of Parliament? 27/1/19
How can we stop people performing knife crime? Weekly Competition #20 06/2/19
I LOVE Ikea meatballs. I had them yesterday actually when I went shopping. What a coincidence! :) Welcome to our new schools! 24/4/19
My sources: https://www.spacex.com/falcon-heavy https://www.spacex.com/missions May 1987... Can Space Technology & Exploration Be Eco-Friendly? 08/11/19
In answer to your question, I think that we cannot settle on a planet that is not earth.... Send robots into space, not humans 10/12/19
I meant to put American dream not Mexican dream ;( Weekly Competition #30 01/5/19
It would end the confusing debate and would put a stop to questions not having answers How would humans react if we really found aliens? 11/12/19
I think People in the public eye have an immense responsibility to behave well because they... Do famous people have more of a responsibility to behave well? 14/1/20
Yes. The Earth has been the victim (in a way) because the horrific problems occuring aren't... What have we actually gained from space exploration? Has it gone too far? 18/12/19
I glad that you like it. What have we actually gained from space exploration? Has it gone too far? 17/1/20
Is it ok if I answer this question also? I think the government could act in multiple ways if... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 11/12/19
I thoroughly agree. I always used to think that for sure criminals are made however I have come... Going into detail... Part 1: Are criminals born or made? 22/1/19
This is exactly how I would react. How would humans react if we really found aliens? 09/12/19
When will this be? BNC LIVE 2019: 1st February! 27/1/19
Our school is closed(due to some annoying snow)so what will we do... are we able to do it at home? BNC LIVE 2019: 1st February! 01/2/19
I am sorry to hear. Yes, I agree with you if the police were on time, the police might have been... Are the police doing enough? 30/1/19
Also, I am loving_quince and I live in England. My school is in Reading and it is called... Welcome to our new schools! 24/4/19
If you fail and continue failing, you should continue to try because while it is building... If you know you’re unlikely to succeed, should you still try? 08/11/19
I strongly agree. We must trust scientists as they are the professionals. I don't think they... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 09/12/19
It seems to be just big nuisance in all of our lives that is really unnecessary and we would... Why I Believe in that we should stay in the EU 25/2/19
I also believe this. We must fight for our future. It is better to try and to fail than to not... Should the government invest more money into space exploration? 10/12/19
I don't think that they should be looking over the wall because people have their own rights to... Weekly Competition #30 28/4/19
Do you believe that it is partly the governments fault. Are the police doing enough? 02/2/19
brexit is like a pomegranate because all the littlw seeds inside it represent all the problems... Weekly Competition #25 12/3/19
I agree with you, that people should be more aware of mental barriers/ walls. Even though it is... Is It All In My Head? 06/5/19
This is a great post, it is a great idea for a discussion starter because everyone has different... Elon Musk, what's going on ? 12/12/19
"Fragmented Earth" I chose to give this picture the corresponding name as visually you can see... #32 - Give it a title! 21/4/20
Question for Abbie: What college/university did you go to, what degree did you get: was it... Your chance to ask a space expert! 08/11/19
My chosen job is a robotics engineer. Their jobs seem so exciting as they get to create many new... #14 - Space Job Skills - Winners Announced! 07/12/19
Personally, I think that we should not stop space exploration because it could give us a planet... Should the government invest more money into space exploration? 09/12/19
Why are we leaving in the first place? I think that we are fine as we are. Do you have any questions about Brexit for a Member of Parliament? 30/1/19
Yes. Once peopled are influenced into criminal activity then they share it with others then they... Youth Crime 21/1/19
Earth In Progress This is because the cracks represent all the flaws of the human race, like... #32 - Give it a title! 20/4/20
However, some people love the thrill of being a police officer so what can you say to them? Can... Are the police doing enough? 02/2/19
I think that we should stay because it means that are lives can continue as we already are. It... WHAT DO YOU THINK ?? 27/2/19
I agree. With movies that have aliens in, many of them portray this extraterrestrial life as... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 11/12/19
Thank you! I have 9 stars. What have we actually gained from space exploration? Has it gone too far? 17/12/19
True, do you think some people after seeing the aliens, would still think there fake? Many... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 13/12/19
I would have a blindly-judged art competition. All the artists would keep their artwork a... #41 - Ideas to Include 23/6/20
Personally I feel that the idea of the UK Space Agency helping us understand Climate Change... #13- Breaking News Reaction - Winners Announced! 04/12/19
The Unhelpful Witnesses might feel as though it is not their problem, which isn't right. If they... Witnesses: What can they do? 28/1/19
I don't quite understand, if aliens were discovered by the government who would they sell their... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 07/12/19
I can't wait for this. A day to look forward to! :) BNC LIVE 2019: 1st February! 21/1/19
I think this is right, we can rebuild humans much quicker than humans. Robots are also... Send robots into space, not humans 11/12/19
Morally a Politician can never be too honest, in a perfect world there would never be a thing as... Can politicians be too honest? 28/1/20
Can you think of ways to get more police do you think higher pay could ba an option? Are the police doing enough? 02/2/19
Haidilao: Robots staff China's top hotpot chain China's biggest hotpot restaurant chain by... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
I believe one country two systems would never work, at least one of the countries is always... #6 Poll - Winners Announced! 13/10/19
Many countries have a voting age of 16 including Scotland, Brazil and Wales(I think). Iran HAD... What Should be the Lowest Age to Vote? 11/3/19
I agree that it isn't a very good idea that knife crime is being shown on media and on tv.... Is the media showing too much knife-crime? 28/1/19
I reckon that they would probably have a greater chance of joining a gang. These aren't... MY OPINION ON HOW TO REDUCE KNIFE CRIME IN THE UK 13/2/19
I got 13/15, thank you for the quiz. It has filled me in a bit on sessions I have missed :) Politicians and Power Knowledge Quiz! 28/1/20
This is a great post, it really got me thinking about how much space travel happens. With what... Should there be a limit how much times we can go into space 10/12/19
This is exactly what I am confused about because we here about the small things that space but... What have we actually gained from space exploration? Has it gone too far? 18/12/19
my first words would be: Wow. And all this time I thought Antarctica was the most serene,... #9 - Time-Travel Challenge - Winners Announced! 06/11/19
i think a lot of people who were in gangs and have looked back on it could relate to this post Do Gang Members Mean To Commit A Crime? 27/1/19
Why is Brexit taking so long? Surely we can just say deal or no deal and then it is done. We need YOUR questions! 27/2/19
I think criminals are made because even if you were born into a criminal family, it is your... Going into detail... Part 1: Are criminals born or made? 27/1/19
yeah, I agree. I think the media and the internet has become a possibly dangerous place which... Is everything on the internet true? 28/1/19
It's more important to try and find more discoveries on Earth, especially because as our planet... It more important to make discoveries on Earth or in space? 11/11/19
Yay! 6/10 :) The Good News Quiz! 13/4/20
Oof. 6/10 Brexit Quiz: Give it a go! 08/3/19
i think the way to stop people getting in to gangs is by teaching them about drugs and thing not... How can we stop this? 06/2/19
In different circumstances, the 'one country, two systems' could have worked. But possibly the... #6 Poll - Winners Announced! 15/10/19
If you see someone drop £50 and keep it, it could be bad or good. Bad because you are being... Forgivable Or Unforgivable? 06/2/19
Which words were spelt incorrectly? Are the police doing enough? 02/2/19
I agree scientists might have more time to prepare themselves for the discovery if they have... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 16/12/19
I think that schools should allow students to go to protests and miss school. I believe this... Weekly Competition #36 12/6/19
Our time on earth is limited because humans are wrecking it and its natural resources. The... Should the government invest more money into space exploration? 10/12/19
Hockey Player Revives Teammate Who Didn't Have A Pulse For 5 Minutes. This is a very positive... Weekly Competition #21 11/2/19
Don't worry. We're hopefully going to do a separate one that isn't live BNC LIVE 2019: 1st February! 06/2/19
6,694 gun crime offences. (Accidentally posted first comment separately) Violent crime 27/1/19
if we keep mining in space, will some planets ever start to disappear, could we be faced with... Your chance to ask a space expert! 05/12/19
Phew. That's quite a relief. But still I think that all crime should of gone down. The Ever Increasing Issue: Violent Crime 28/1/19
My virtual festival would have a futuristic theme to link with the virtual-ness of the festival.... #39 - Your Virtual Festival 08/6/20
My seven word answer is... It gives people information and connection globally. I think the... #31 - Say it in Seven! 13/4/20
This is one where i'm in the middle because people should have the right to vote and should be... Should all major decisions go to a public referendum? 05/2/20
Can you expand on the ways of which the police force could try harder? Are the police doing enough? 01/2/19
I think B because then once they are let out after their sentence then they will hopefully be a... Weekly competition #19 27/1/19
This is a great post where you have looked at all sides of the argument and have come up with... How to break the Brexit deadlock 12/3/19
is the earth flat? Your chance to ask a space expert! 06/11/19
Exactly, what words am I spelling wrong. Are the police doing enough? 02/2/19
For some reason I can't find any happy news. Are we able to make our own up? Weekly Competition #21 08/2/19
Threatening , Degenerate, pure. I chose these words because I think they describe space from... #8 - Three Words And Why 28/10/19
but why ask a child to deliver a package for you? Do Gang Members Mean To Commit A Crime? 28/1/19
This is an interesting thought and one that could be true. There is no way of knowing where... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 21/12/19
we should not stay silent as we could make a change. allowing are voice to be heard Weekly Competition #20 06/2/19
This is a great post but I do have some reasons why space exploration isn't good. Personally I... 5 reasons space exploration is more important than ever!!!! 12/12/19
Great post! Here is what I think... Robots in space are still quite a new thing(especially ones... Send robots into space, not humans 10/12/19
I think its great that this post is in no way pressuring, it makes people feel more comfortable... Is Veganism The Climate Revolution? 02/10/19
I got 10/10 Brexit Quiz: Give it a go! 08/3/19
By the way this is based on the comment, not the actual post but it you want me to I'll do it... Are the Police being Taken Over By Technology? 09/2/19
I like how you focused on the element gangs. What do you think the short-term and long-term... Final post! 13/2/19
I am sceptical about B. This is because in 2018 Greta Thunberg protested about Climate Change,... #5 Questionable Quotes - Winners Announced! 08/10/19
? Are the police doing enough? 02/2/19
Personally, I feel that the idea of the idea of the UK Space Agency creating new technology such... #13- Breaking News Reaction - Winners Announced! 04/12/19
I'm currently doing Spanish in my school and I always look forward to it. How much can you say... Welcome to our new schools! 28/4/19
There are so many things existing within our earth, within our planet and amongst us as people... #12 - Message in a Rocket - Winners Announced! 23/11/19
NASA Reports the Earth has more trees Than 20 years ago and It’s Thanks to China, India. Also... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
Donald trump is building his wall between Mexico and America and someone is being stopped and... Weekly Competition #29 24/4/19
Hi powerful robin, I think your'e post was really insightful on this topic. Well done. I... Going into detail... Part 1: Are criminals born or made? 16/1/19
Thank you. I was having some trouble understanding it all and when i formed my thoughts i wanted... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 09/12/19
You have gone into great detail on the fact of brexit that I wasn’t very aware of. I believe... Brexit - Britains most controversial vote 12/3/19
I agree. These are the statistics from this time last year: 68,968 robbery offences; 37,443... Violent crime 27/1/19
Do think aliens can feel awkwardness? How would humans react if we really found aliens? 13/12/19
9/10. It is good to know that loads of people know about democracy. This quiz was very helpful. Brexit Quiz: Give it a go! 08/3/19
I strongly agree, all the money and time spent on space exploration will be wasted if our planet... How much are we actually wasting? 15/12/19
Keller Sutherland, a first grade teacher at Ellen Woodside Elementary in South Carolina, was... Weekly Competition #21 14/2/19
And here's the link to a website with happy news stories: https://www.sunnyskyz.com/good-news Weekly Competition #21 11/2/19
Motto: "NASA: Re-writing the textbooks, every step of the way." Reason: I would use this as... #11 - Make a Motto for NASA 20/11/19
I think 16 and older should be allowed to vote because you are allowed to join the army (with... Do you think children should be allowed to vote? 14/1/20
I would lean more to the side that thinks that space exploration is worth it. This is because I... What have we actually gained from space exploration? Has it gone too far? 18/12/19
I agree humanity would be shocked. We have spent quite a lot of time on space exploration and we... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 09/12/19
Brexit is like liquorice because some people hate it but other like it. it can have a bitter... Weekly Competition #25 08/3/19
hi jocular_dragonfruit! can you expand on some of the consequences that leave might mean and why? What does leave mean in Brexit? 27/3/19
Ok Are the Police being Taken Over By Technology? Part 2 07/2/19
I agree that police are quite reliant on technology but I think that with out the technology... Are the Police being Taken Over By Technology? 30/1/19
Brexit is like life, (this may sound dramatic) because you don't know what will happen ( we... Weekly Competition #25 08/3/19
I understand, I myself don't think aliens are necessarily are real. I just wanted to ask exactly... How would humans react if we really found aliens? 09/12/19
I think this is what balanced_volcano meant Are the police doing enough? 12/2/19
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/nasa-says-earth-is-greener-than-ever-thanks-to-china-and-india/... Weekly Competition #21 13/2/19
I think non-peaceful protests are okay if the issue violates your human rights because it is... Are non-peaceful protests okay if the issue you are protesting againts violates your human rights? 28/10/19