What’s New at Little News Ears?

January 25, 2022: Andrew’s interview with author Greg Howard is available to watch without subscribing to LNE for an entire week. Don’t miss it!

January 24, 2022: Little News Ears is proud of Morgan Tarrant’s (of Chooki and Pleep) interview on Comic Crusaders about her new series, DarkTyme

December 5, 2021: Veronica Fans, PhD student at Michigan State University writes: “How cute! Our #NewZealand #sealion story is in #LittleNewsEars. News for #kids! Short, fun, & spreading awareness. Thanks @WorldWithPaxton. Original tweet.

November 28, 2021: Special Hanukkah Podcast: Today’s Wild News with Jonathan.

November 27, 2021: Rachelle Donley, daughter of WW2 veteran Martin Adler (profiled in BoxerBlu and Bram, S3E2) posts: “Best thing ever! The children’s show Little News Ears shared my dad Martin Adler’s WWII story about hunting for Nazis and nearly shooting three children with his buddy John Bronsky. The characters loved that they reunited with the Naldi children after 77 years. Original post.  

November 24, 2021: Michael Ian Black said it was ‘cool’ that we were teaching kids about his book. Original tweet.  

November 19, 2021: The Little News Ears YouTube channel reaches 5,000 views.

November 18, 2021: Chooki and Pleep – Science and Sports: Featured in a Medium article about Kids Listen and hiking! National Hiking Day was yesterday! 

November 10, 2021:  Little News Ears’s upcoming show, AJ News was featured in the Blog, ‘A Parent is Born.‘ Check out Annabella and John getting their Covid-19 vaccination here.

November 9, 2021: Little News Ears is teaming up for a special mashup podcast with Andrew & Polly of Ear Snacks!

November 2, 2021: “Oh, this is lovely!” – Jewel Kiriungi, CNN. Original Tweet

October 22, 2021: Dr. Cynthia Greenlee tweets: ‘Thanks for doing what you do, [Temba’s Kidlines]’ Original Tweet.

June 23, 2021 – Dorie Chevlen, writer at the NYT tweets: ”What a wonderful installment! Flattered to have been a part of it :)” about the final episode of Season 2, BoxerBlu and Bram. Original tweet.

June 17, 2021 – “[Kiki’s Kidlines is] for ones who want kids to watch fun cartoon science” – Dr. Lining Yao, Mechanical Engineer at Carnegie Mellon University. Original tweet.

June 16, 2021 – Quinn’s Kidlines made the cut on a podcast playlist for celebrating pride.

June 5, 2021 – Nigella Lawson likes our tweet about tomorrow’s Cherry, Bird, Cow show about eating banana peels!

May 21, 2021 – Check out this Kids Listen playlist all about cicadas! We’re featured in it too. In fact, it’s in one of our most downloaded episodes: ‘This Church Will Remain Open

April 25, 2021 – The numbers are in. We helped raise approximately $1,500 for the Children’s Defense Fund last month!

April 21, 2021 – Meet the newest member of Little News Ears: Danielle Shepherd, who consults us on our brand new show, Quinn’s News, LGBT News for Kids.

April 19, 2021 – All hail Queen Zina! She’s the number one downloaded podcast at LNE.news. Check it out on the Kids Listen app.

April 16, 2021: Little News Ears is seeking a Di

April 9, 2021 – ‘It’s an honor to be featured in the cartoonized news!’ – Serenitie Wang, CNN. Original tweet.

March 29, 2021 – Interview with Michelle Voice, the talent behind Weird and Gross News with Queen Zina, tonight at 9 pm EDT on Instagram, as part of The Children’s Defense Fund / LNE fundraiser.

March 26, 2021 – Our live event is tonight! Come laugh and hear 1400+ items of kids news celebrating one year of Little News Ears. And check out the video that the CDF just launched.

March 25, 2021 – The Children’s Defense Fund / Little News Ears link has launched. See you tomorrow at 8 pm on Instagram.

March 24, 2021 – Little News Ears valued at $4 million by Zoominfo

March 23, 2021 – Dr. Ben Carson, Lou Dobbs, and Tomi Lahren vote for a message about an upcoming episode of Kiki’s Kidlines featuring news about Stacey Abrams, Andrew Cuomo, Oprah, Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, Joe Biden, Billy Eilish, and Bill Gates. Original parley.

March 22, 2021 – “Thank you, what an honor! I’ll definitely tune in” – Charlie Wood, writer for Quanta Magazine. Original tweet.

March 20, 2021 – Little News Ears partners with The Children’s Defense Fund on a campaign to help raise $100,000 for books for deserving children on LNE’s upcoming 1-Year Anniversary / Journey to California.

March 19, 2021 – The countdown to the Little News Ears 1-year anniversary / journey to California begins! Tune in to Instagram on Friday, 3/26/2021 at 8 pm eastern.

March 16, 2021 – LNE is featured on a Kids Listen blog about kids’ podcasts celebrating women and girls.

March 8, 2021 – “Wonderful” – Clay Risen, NYT. Original tweet.

March 5, 2021 – “This is wonderful! I was such a news hound when I was younger. Started reading newspapers at age 3, (according to my mother anyway)” – Stephanie Busari, Supervising Editor, CNN Original tweet

March 3, 2021 – Dan Buck, voice of BoxerBlu and Bram, behind the scenes, talking about how to get a potato out of a toilet.

February 26, 2021 – Lara Jakes, NYT reporter, tweets a heck of a nice compliment about Little News Ears.

February 4, 2021 – Queen Zina’s Weird and Gross News for Kids debuts with the talented Michelle Voice.

December 16, 2020 – The talented David Beach shows us a behind-the-scenes look at his voicing of Enzo on Cherry, Bird, Cow.

December 7, 2020 – Kiki’s Kidlines, the podcast in French, is proud to be a part of Keeku.co.

December 1, 2020 – BoxerBlu and Bram are back with a new look.

September 7, 2020 – Hello Jasper and Jarvis! Our new show focuses on the interpretation of news and encouraging moms (and dads) to vote.

September 2, 2020 – Mensa Norway publishes an article about Little News Ears (in English)

August 31, 2020 – Hello, Cherry, Bird, Cow! Our new show focuses on news for kids 4 year-old and up.

August 4, 2020 – The Mensa Bulletin publishes ‘Why I Teach My 5 Year-Old about Hitler

July 31, 2020 – Foxy Brown posts an endorsement about Little News Ears on Instagram.

July 13, 2020 – Little News Ears has a Kickstarter campaign for a powerful search engine for kids’ news.

July 12, 2020 – Hello Milo! Milo gives us news for 2 year-old kids (and 2 year-olds at heart). Learn more about him here.

July 11, 2020 – Hello Chooki and Pleep! Chooki and Pleep ‘kidify’ headlines about sports and science. Learn more about them here.

July 10, 2020 – Little News Ears is now on Kids Listen.

June 19, 2020 – Hello Kiki! Kiki ‘kidifies’ the headlines once in a while. Learn more about Kiki here.

June 8, 2020 – The latest episode of Little News Ears can be seen without registration right here. Just want to see the George Floyd segment? Click here. Just want to see the audio/video about the petition? It’s here.  Please encourage a child to sign this petition imploring Donald Trump to take a stand against violence and racism.

May 18, 2020

We were just featured on Mental Floss!

May 15, 2020

Elizabeth Carlen, PhD candidate in the Biological Sciences department at Fordham University and recent subject of Season 1, Episode 71 of Little News Ears, has invited Little News Ears listeners and watchers to contact her with questions about her research with pigeons.  Please encourage your children or students to send your questions to her at Twitter and mention BoxerBlu and Bram or Little News Ears

May 12, 2020

Our podcast is now on iHeartRadio.

May 8, 2020

We are being talked about. Thanks, Destination Imagination!

May 7, 2020

We have been listed as a Distance Learning Resource on the Marshall Memo and The Cult of Pedagogy.

April 20, 2020

Our podcast is now on Apple Podcasts.