This Week on batteryPOP-November 3, 2014

Monday, November 03 2014 @ 12:47 PM

This Week on batteryPOP-November 3, 2014


Ever wanted to learn how to ZOMBIFY yourself? Or how exactly a book is made? Now you can! With Harper Collins' Awesome Books Channel, you can see amazing book trailers, how-to videos, and behind-the-scenes footage featuring your favorite authors! Book it to the Awesome Book Channel  HERE on battteryPOP today! 



Are you an aspiring cook who's been aching to try your hand at veggie burgers, donuts, or granola bars? Now's your chance! Join Tristin and Tyler HERE as they invite guest chefs to teach everything you need to know. They have their aprons on. Do you? 


Short of the Week: CAST MY VOTE

This week, people all over the U.S. are voting for senators, judges, and mayors, but how does the democratic process work? Learn how HERE in this rocking video from They Might Be Giants' very own Danny Weinkauf!


Kids' News of the Week: CHAT WITH YOUR DOG

Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a hi-tech backpack that, when put on a dog, allows the animals to communicate with humans. The backpack has sensors that report how a dog is feeling based on its body language. Researchers think this will be especially helpful with search and rescue dogs and guide dogs. So now, you don't have to be Dr. Doolittle to talk to your animals!


This Week's Trivia: In honor of Election Day, how old was the youngest elected mayor in U.S. history? 

Last Week's Trivia: What were the first Jack-O-Lanterns made out of?

Answer: Turnips!