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Spoon-billed sandpiper. Image: kenSave Spoonie!
The tiny spoon-billed sandpiper is critically endangered because of what people are doing along its migration route between Russia, via China to Bangladesh. But 500 children from schools along the little birds' flyway got together and did something rather wonderful to help 'spoonie'.


Penguin Watch: Join over 6,000 people helping scientists understand the lives of penguins. Its easy and fun! Just mark any penguins, chicks and eggs you see on photos of nesting sites around Antarctica.


Paraguay's famous slum orchestra. Image: US Embassy in ParaguayThe Recycled Orchestra: these amazing kids make music from trash. They live in a slum in Paraguay (South America) next to a huge garbage dump, the source of the trash they use to make musical instruments. As they learn to play their instruments, they join their own orchestra. They are so good that they now give concerts in many different countries. Click here for video So could you make music from trash?


Pollution Solutions by Khartoum kidsPollution Solutions: a video from kids in Khartoum, May 2016