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Inspiring children into science with exciting experiments, articles & puzzles in a fun monthly science magazine for 6-11 year olds
Whizz Pop Bang is a new monthly magazine engaging 6-11 year olds with science! Inspire your child with hours of good clean (well, sometimes messy) science fun in a magazine delivered straight to your door. Sign up through our website...
Whizz Pop Bang is a new monthly magazine engaging 6-11 year olds with science! Inspire your child with hours of good clean (well, sometimes messy) science fun in a magazine delivered straight to your door. Sign up through our website...
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Our Kickstarter campaign has now been successfully funded and Whizz Pop Bang magazine is up and running - yay!

To sign up to this awesomely amazing science magazine for kids, simply head over to www.whizzpopbang.com where you can find out more and set up a subscription...

 Click here to sign up to our newsletter so that we can keep you up to date and send you FREE science activities to try at home.

You can follow us on Twitter @whizzpopbangmag and on Facebook.

It's been an amazing few weeks. Thanks so much to everyone who backed, supported, shared and encouraged us. We can’t wait to get Whizz Pop Bang sent out to all the budding young scientists out there! 

This brand new kids’ science magazine is all about making science fun for 6-11 year old children. Packed full of enticing articles and loads of ideas for hands-on experiments, Whizz Pop Bang will help inspire kids into science.

A Real, Printed Magazine
Whizz Pop Bang will be a proper printed magazine, with 36 full-colour pages. Each issue will be packed full of interesting articles, with plenty of fun experiments and activities that children can do at home with basic materials. There'll also be lots of tantalising puzzles, up-to-date science news, competitions and fascinating facts - all designed to ensure that kids are so absorbed that they won’t even realise they’re learning! This UK magazine will be sold via subscription and delivered through children's letterboxes on a monthly basis. Worldwide subscriptions are available with an extra postage cost.

For Inquisitive Girls & Boys Everywhere!
Whizz Pop Bang will be a completely gender neutral science magazine, because of course science is for girls, just as much as it is for boys. So expect to find plenty of strong female scientist role models and content that is just as likely to appeal to both sexes. The aim is to empower all children to feel that science can be within their grasp.

Links To Schoolwork
Whizz Pop Bang will be produced with a keen eye on the National Curriculum to ensure that the content of the magazine ties in with children’s learning at school. Primary schools are often unable to spend the time and resources they might like to on science, so Whizz Pop Bang offers parents an easy and inspirational way to help back up their child's education at home.

Budding Scientists
Children make excellent scientists – they’re inquisitive, keen to learn and have open minds. With your help to bring Whizz Pop Bang magazine to life, just imagine what all those mini-scientists might one day discover!

PLEASE HELP US TO ACHIEVE OUR FUNDING GOAL BY SHARING THIS CAMPAIGN WITH FRIENDS, FAMILIES, COLLEAGUES, NEIGHBOURS, VAGUE ACQUAINTANCES & COMPLETE STRANGERS :)

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Delivery Schedule
3rd July - Kickstarter campaign ends
4th July-3rd Aug - Issue 1 of Whizz Pop Bang magazine written, illustrated, designed and checked
3rd-7th Aug - Issue 1 printed
10-14th Aug - Issue 1 dispatched
7-11th Sept - Issue 2 dispatched
Future editions will be dispatched during the second week of each subsequent month. Delivery times will be 2-3 days for the UK and 5-7 days worldwide.

Risks and challenges

The editor, illustrator, designer, printer and distributor are all lined up and eager to get to work as soon as the project is funded. We already have some of the first issue ready (as you can see) and the remainder will be produced after the project is successfully funded. We are aiming to get the first issue out in the middle of August.

We are a very small team, so small delays might occur, for example, due to illness, but my career in publishing has made me very aware of timings and we will do our utmost to catch up any lost time and continue to meet deadlines. If there are any delays, we will keep in touch with all our funders and send out a revised delivery schedule.

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    Pledge £3 or more About $5

    DIGITAL VERSION OF ISSUE 1 of Whizz Pop Bang - Get a PDF version of the very first issue of the magazine emailed to you anywhere in the world, plus our effervescently grateful thanks for your support.

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    ISSUE 1 OF WHIZZ POP BANG - Get the very first issue of the magazine, including delivery within the UK, and our exothermically grateful thanks for your support.

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    Pledge £20 or more About $31

    6-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION - Get the first six issues of the magazine delivered to your door each month, plus our highly energetic thanks for your support.

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    Pledge £30 or more About $46

    EARLY BIRD 12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION - Limited to the first 100 subscribers only. Get the first twelve issues of Whizz Pop Bang delivered to your door each month for an extra special price, and our catalytically grateful thanks for your early support.

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    Pledge £35 or more About $53

    12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION - Get the first twelve issues of Whizz Pop Bang delivered to your door each month, plus our explosively grateful thanks for your support.

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    Pledge £40 or more About $61

    NAME CREDIT + 12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION - Get your child's name printed in a thank you page of the first issue of the magazine, plus you get the first twelve issues of Whizz Pop Bang delivered to your door each month, plus our turbo-charged thanks for your support.

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    Pledge £50 or more About $76

    PHOTO CREDIT + 12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION - Get one photo of your child (or children together) and their name(s) printed in a thank you page of the first issue of the magazine, plus you get the first twelve issues of Whizz Pop Bang delivered to your door each month, plus our super-sonically grateful thanks for your support.

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    Pledge £67 or more About $102

    2 x 12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION - perfect as gifts for children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews or godchildren - Get two annual subscriptions to Whizz Pop Bang - that's 2 x 12 magazines, delivered to your nominated address(es) each month, plus our rocket-fuelled grateful thanks for your support.

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    Pledge £99 or more About $151

    3 x 12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION - perfect as gifts for children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews or godchildren - Get three annual subscriptions to Whizz Pop Bang - that's 3 x 12 magazines, delivered to your nominated address(es) each month, plus our cosmically enormous thanks for your support.

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    Pledge £130 or more About $199

    4 x 12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION - perfect as gifts for children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews or godchildren - Get four annual subscriptions to Whizz Pop Bang - that's 4 x 12 magazines, delivered to your nominated address(es) each month, plus our interstellar thanks for your support.

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    Pledge £160 or more About $244

    5 x 12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION - perfect as gifts for children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews or godchildren - Get five annual subscriptions to Whizz Pop Bang - that's 5 x 12 magazines, delivered to your nominated address(es) each month, plus our intergalactically huge thanks for your support.

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Funding period

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