Inside issue 5

Exclusive reader interview with engineer and robot inventor MARITA CHENG • RAD GIRLS who make a difference • How to CHANGE THE WORLD in four simple steps • SAVING VELVET, Sophie goes out on a limb to help a furry friend in this sweet story written by Susanne Gervay and illustrated by Soolagna Majumdar • CONNECTION, a comic about finding the perfect escape by Amy Gallagher • GIVE IT A GO, get ommm with the yoga flow • HERO OF HISTORY Wangari Maathai, environmental pioneer and Nobel Prize winner, in an illustrated story by Madeleine Karutz • MAKE IT, perfect perfumes and powders • STAR SIGNS, what’s yours? • pull-out MINI POSTER by illustrator Iveta Vaicule

Plus regulars

DEBATE, should kids have homework? • CHANGE IT, the problem with palm oil • GROAN, readers share their most embarrassing moments • ASK CATHY problem page • PET PALS • COLOURING PAGE • QUIZ • PUZZLES + lots more!