Science Adventure Stories For Kids

By Fact Finding Frog

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Amazing adventures hosted by Simon, the one and only Fact Finding Frog! Totally full of true facts, excellent sound effects, cool music, and Simon's jokes!

Episode Date
Simon's Bat Adventure

Yee-ha partner and saddle up, Simon's off to Texas for his biggest adventure ever!
Things get hot and sticky and a little bit gross, but it's totally worth it because you'll find out what's actually inside a real bat cave.
Hint: It's not just bats, be prepared to be surprised!


Apr 11, 2020
Simon's Shark Adventure 2

It's sharks, sharks and more sharks!
Simon's back for Shark Adventure number 2.
Get your sunscreen ready, this adventure starts off on Australia's Great Barrier Reef, and ends up in the middle of the Pacific Ocean.
We're going to a very famous cafe, but sorry, there won't be any coffee or cakes!
You'll meet one of the smallest sharks in the world and then, the shark everyone has seen in the movies.


Remember to visit Simon's Frog Blog for more fascinating facts and videos about sharks!

Feb 01, 2020
Simon's Christmas Adventure 2019

What happened to all of Santa's letters?
Why is Santa feeling a bit sad?
You'll be helping Simon get to the bottom of that mystery in his latest Christmas adventure.
Make sure you're rugged up, because it all happens in Simon's favourite Christmas spot, Finland!



Dec 23, 2019
Simon's Shark Adventure 1

"It's Shark Time!"
Simon's back under the ocean getting you very close to some very big sharks.
They're older than trees, they're tougher than dinosaurs and they're totally weird.
You'll never look at sharks the same way again!
(This is Shark Adventure 1, number 2 is coming soon!)


Remember to check out Simon's Frog Blog for more excellent shark facts.

Nov 17, 2019
Simon's Voyager Adventure

Simon is going Interstellar, and you're invited!

Get ready for the ride of your life on Simon's "Fact Finding Spacecraft".
You'll speed through the asteroid belt, wave at Jupiter and Saturn then imagine yourself floating in space, next to the fastest space probe ever!


Sep 16, 2019
Simon's Giraffe Adventure

I hope you're ready for a tall tale, because in Simon's latest adventure, you'll be meeting the tallest land animal on Earth!
It's all happening in one of the most famous National Parks in the world, in a country that's invented it's own version of hip-hop!
It might get a bit crowded though, because 3 million animals live here!


Jun 30, 2019
Simon's Atmosphere Adventure

Simon's latest adventure is up in the air, literally!
Come for a ride on his space elevator, and have a close look at everything between you and the darkness of space.
You'll find out when you shouldn't get on a helicopter, and why the Ozone layer is so cool.
This is also your free ticket to natures greatest show, lightning!


Remember to visit Simon's Frog Blog for more fascinating facts about the atmosphere and a super interesting video about clouds!

Apr 27, 2019
Simon's Tiger Adventure

It's a big adventure for an even Bigger animal!
Simon's latest adventure has to be huge because it's about the biggest wild cat in the world!
It may sound totally dangerous but don't worry, his friend Ruby will keep you safe.
You'll also meet a creature whose been around for 80 million years, but you've probably never heard of it.



Feb 24, 2019
Simon's Christmas Adventure 2018

Where would you find Santa, A Magic Elf, 6 Huskies and a Time Machine?
In Simon's latest Christmas Adventure, that's where!
You'll need to imagine your coziest jacket, because it's all happening in icy Finland.
Along the way you'll even find out what Santa wants for Christmas. (Hint: it's not just milk and cookies)
Come and join Simon in his biggest Christmas Adventure ever.


Remember to check out Simon's Frog Blog for more fascinating facts about the creatures you'll meet in this adventure, as well as lots of free colouring in pages to print.


Simon's Website


Dec 16, 2018
Simon's Koala Adventure

When is a bear not a bear? When it's a Koala! In this adventure you'll find out how Australia's cutest marsupial survives by eating poisonous Eucalyptus leaves. After listening though, you might think twice about pitching your tent near any Koalas, they can be seriously noisy!

Remember to visit Simon's New Frog Blog for more fascinating facts about these incredible animals. There's even a link to download some free Koala pictures you can print and colour in!


Simons Website


Oct 25, 2018
Simon's Three-Toed Sloth Adventure

Look out South America, here we come!

We're going deep into the Amazon Rainforest where the famous Three-Toed Sloth lives! They're slow but they're good at hiding. You'll also see one of Simon's frog relatives, if you look really closely, because it's even better at hiding than the Sloths.

Be sure to visit Simon's New Blog for even more fascinating facts about the worlds slowest animal!
There's also a link to a fantastic page where you can download lots of Sloth pictures to colour in.


Simon's Website

Jul 26, 2018
Simon's Honey Bee Adventure

If you already thought bees were amazing, wait until you've been on this adventure. Find out why they love to dance, and what their super-power is!

You'll also be surprised when you find out who owns these 200,000 bees, and where they live.

Be sure to visit Simon's New Blog for even more facinating facts about the worlds smartest insect!

There's even links to some fantastic pages where you can download lots of bee pictures to colour in.


 Simon's Website

May 16, 2018
Simon's African Elephant Adventure

Simon says this adventure is totally huge! We're back in the hottest continent, with the longest river and the worlds fastest and tallest animals. You're sure to find out some things you never knew about African Elephants, as well as meeting the only insect on the planet that can navigate by the stars!

Be sure to visit Simon's New Blog for even more facinating facts about the worlds biggest land animal!
There's also a link to a fantastic page where you can download lots of pictures to colour in.


Simon's Website


Mar 25, 2018
Simon's Mars Adventure

This adventure is faster than a speeding bullet! You can imagine traveling to Mars in Simon's Mindful Frog Spaceship, and when you get there, you'll meet the most famous robot ever. Of course we're talking about Curiosity, NASA's amazing Mars Rover. Get your imagination ready, this one is totally "Out of this world"!

Be sure to visit Simon's New Blog for more facinating facts about the Mars Rover. There's a link to download a picture of Curiosity you can colour in, and even a link to send her a postcard!


Simons Website


Jan 29, 2018
Simon's Christmas Adventure

Come and join Simon on his Mindful Christmas Adventure. You can meet a Reindeer In Training, a Magical Elf and even find out if you're on the Naughty or Nice list!

Merry Christmas from A Mindful Frog!

Simon's Website


Dec 22, 2017
Simon's Echidna Adventure

On Simon's latest adventure he's gone in search of another "Aussie Icon".

A sharp looking creature that only lives in Australia.

To make it really interesting, it all takes place in the oldest rain forest in the world, 12o million years old to be exact!

If you don't like getting wet you might want to imagine an umbrella, they're not called rain forests for nothing.

Simon's Website


Dec 07, 2017
Simon's Dinosaur Adventure

On this adventure you'll get a close up look at two of the most famous dinosaurs ever. Maybe not too close though, they are absolutely enormous! It's all happening 65 million years in the past, so make sure your imagination is fit and healthy, it's going to get a real workout.

Simon's Website


Oct 26, 2017
Simon's Kangaroo and Lizard Adventure

On this adventure you can imagine spotting one of Australia's most
famous lizards enjoying an afternoon snack, and then have an
evening picnic with a mob of Red Kangaroos. This time it's all
happening in the Red Centre of Australia.
You won't need a four-wheel drive, just your imagination!

Simon's Website


Aug 26, 2017
Simon's Deep Sea Adventure

Join Simon as he heads into the deep, dark depths of the sea. You'll find out why it's night time, all the time, in some parts of the ocean, and meet a creature that's not only older than the dinosaurs, but maybe a bit magical. There's even a visit to the world's most famous shipwreck! 

Simon's Website



Jun 25, 2017
Simon's Platypus and Kookaburra Adventure

Come and join Simon on his first Night-Time adventure!
You can imagine using your Detail Detective skills to search out the famous Duck-Billed Platypus.
You'll never believe how they find their food.
Along the way, you'll also find out what those Kookaburras are laughing at all the time!

Simon's Website


May 07, 2017
Simon's Camel And Pyramid Adventure

This time you can travel in your imagination with Simon to the biggest, hottest desert in the world. There's exotic music to hear, pyramids to touch and camels to feed. (You'll never guess what they like to eat).

Simon's Website



Apr 08, 2017
Simon's Mountain Gorilla Adventure

Do you know what the connection is between volcanoes and gorillas?
How about the number one rule when you're looking for gorillas in the jungle?
You'll know the answer to both of those questions after you've joined Simon in his latest "Mountain Gorilla Adventure"!

Simon's Website


Mar 10, 2017
Simon's Clever Caterpillar Adventure

In this adventure with Simon you get to imagine being so tiny, you can hide under a mushroom or look inside a snails mouth! You'll also meet the smartest caterpillar on earth, or maybe it's the sneakiest, you decide! 


Feb 12, 2017
Simon's Panda Adventure

Is a Red Panda really a Panda, and what's interesting about a Giant Pandas eyes? Simon answers both of these questions by taking you on an imaginary adventure to the bamboo forests in the middle of China.


Jan 28, 2017
Simon's Hot Air Balloon Adventure

Get ready for a Sky-High Adventure when Simon invites you to ride in his amazing hot air balloon. Float high above the trees and use your Detail Detective binoculars to check out the yummy treats they have for breakfast in France. See you up there!

Simon's website


Jan 14, 2017
Simon's Whale Adventure

Get your scarves and gloves out, because in this adventure Simon is taking you to the coldest place on earth! You'll find out why penguins seem to stand around a lot and why whales don't need phones to talk to each other. As Simon says, "Let's chill"


Dec 15, 2016
Simon's Dog and Duck Adventure

In this episode we meet Simon's favourite four legged friend. He's Mr MacDonald's best sheepdog ever, and he's super smart. We'll also have a close look at the ducks who live in Mr MacDonald's pond, and find out something very interesting about their eyes!


Dec 01, 2016
Simon's Farmyard Pig Adventure

Get ready for another visit to Simon's favourite farm! This time you can imagine splashing about in some serious puddles, and then you'll have a close up look at one of the smartest animals on the farm. There's plenty of grunting and squealing in this episode, and it all happens in Mr MacDonald's pig-pen!



Nov 16, 2016
Simon's Farmyard Cow Adventure
Relax with Simon on the Magical Tree Stump before he whisks you off on the next adventure. 
This time you'll be using your Detail Detective binoculars to have a close up look at cows, calves and bulls!
Bring your imagination and your funny bone, because Simon always makes mindfulness fun!
See you soon for another Mindful Frog Audio Adventure.
Nov 01, 2016
Simon's Farmyard Sheep Adventure

Simon is back in the rain forest and ready for a new adventure.

If you thought you knew a lot about sheep before, wait until Simon turns you into a Detail Detective!
A great workout for everyone's imagination in this visit to the farmyard.
Come back soon for another Mindful Frog Audio Adventure!
Oct 17, 2016
Simon's Farmyard Chicken Adventure
Join Simon in his rain forest where we launch off into another mindful adventure.
There might be some farmyard animals to have a mindful look at this time, but you never know where that Magical Tree Stump will take us!  
Come back soon for another Mindful Frog Audio Adventure!
Oct 16, 2016
Simon's Beach Adventure
The very first Mindful Frog Adventure.
Simon, an Australian green tree frog, is ready to share everything he knows about being mindful, and he's a noticing expert!
You'll spend some time with Simon in his rain forest and he'll take you on an imaginary adventure, to the beach, all in your own mind.
He'll help you to imagine how things look, taste, feel, sound or smell so you can be a Detail Detective, just like him.
Imagination training for ages 4-7!
Oct 16, 2016