This Week on batteryPOP-January 5, 2015

Monday, January 05 2015 @ 11:21 AM

This Week on batteryPOP-January 5, 2015

New This Week: THE DIGITS

This Thursday, get ready to rock when the Digits ask YOU to join them as they compete in the intergalactic battle of the bands! Can you help them defeat Doomfinger? Check out there weekly series and keep a lookout for special guests including Cody Chestnutt, Emily V. Gordon, and Jonathan Coulton!


New This Week: HONKBARN

From the wacky world of Yetifarm and animator Todd Ramsay comes the musically maniacal monsters of Honkbarn! Get ready to honk, quack, squeak, la-la-la and boogie down to these brand new tuneful toons! Watch it HERE!


Short of the Week: GULP

In this larger than life stop-motion short, a fisherman's average day takes a turn for the worse when he gets eaten by a giant fish. Grab your fishing gear, because this is a trip you don't want to miss! Watch it HERE


Kids' News of the Week: THE NOSE KNOWS

This week, a 23-year-old named Mohammad Hussain broke the world record for typing quickly with his nose. He typed a 103-word sentence is 47.44 seconds, using nothing but his schnoz. This is Mohammad's second world record-- the first was set for typing the alphabet (with his fingers) in 3.43 seconds. 


This Week's Trivia: What author/illustrator duo met each other while taking out the trash?


Last Week's Trivia:  "Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire" was written during which season?

Answer: It was written in the summer in Southern California as an attempt for the songwriters to trick themselves into feeling colder.