Kids Stories, Science & Secrets – Podcast

Kids Stories, Science & Secrets – Podcast by Rockford's Rock Opera

Rockford's Rock Opera

Inspiring Kids' Stories, Extraordinary Children's Science, and Incredible Secrets in one brilliant, fun kids podcast adventure. "An award-winning, life-enhancing, journey into storytelling, music, and the natural world." For ALL ages (mum and dad too!) Join Steve Punt, Elaine and Matthew Sweetapple for an award-winning mix of audio adventure, fun, facts, and wonder. “Magical” THE OBSERVER “Amazing” THE TIMES “Ingenious” THE GUARDIAN “Impressive” WIRED Stories, Science & Secrets tells the story of a boy called Moog and his dog, Rockford, and their journey to a land of extinct creatures. But the show also delves into the true facts behind the story – how nature is inspiring incredible inventions in the real world, about horrid history, awesome engineering, miraculous medicine, and loads more. A positive, life-enhancing, dive into life, music, and the natural world. We’re asking for your help to answer some of the world's biggest mysteries too, all while enjoying a brilliant musical adventure. If you've any questions about our story or any of the science and secrets we talk about, please email us at: (please remember to get your parent's permission first). To find out more about us and our stories visit: KS 2 Lesson Plans covering all syllabus topics are available at: Thanks for listening!

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Welcome to our special Festive Episode where you'll discover Christmas Morning (Rockford's Christmas Song) and how it was the beginning of all our stories.

We'll also be meeting Tyrone McDaid from Battersea Dog's and Cat's Home in London, hearing how fireflies are inspiring more sustainable Christmasses, more about Christmas socks, plus a spidery Christmas legend and a strange Christmas dream...

Happy Christmas to you all!

To watch Rockford's Christmas Video and get lots of free Rockford-themed Christmas activities CLICK HERE.

For lots of FREE materials, songs, educational resources, and links, visit the Rockford's Rock Opera Hub here:

And, to see Kenny the Cat up the Christmas tree, join Rockford's Rock Opera on Instagram Lost on Infinity

The first 14 episodes of Stories, Science & Secrets feature our award-winning story, 'Lost on Infinity', which is available as a children's audiobook on Apple Music, Spotify, and Amazon Music. Go back to Stories, Science & Secrets to enjoy the story from the beginning.

To follow Rockford's Rock Opera on Instagram for lots more about our stories, science & secrets too:

To find out more about us and our stories visit:

The Rockford's Rock Opera songs featured in this episode are:

  1. Christmas Morning (Rockford's Christmas Song)

You can hear full versions of all of our songs on Apple Music, Spotify, and on our website too.

If you've any questions about our story or any of the science and secrets we talk about, please email us at: (if you’d like us to include your questions in an upcoming episode of the podcast then please do ask your parents to give their permission in the email).


  • 16 - Xmas Special. Christmas Songs, Fireflies & Battersea Dog's Home. 
    Sun, 17 Dec 2023 - 0h
  • 15 - Ep14. 'New World Dawning'. Ideas, Geniuses & World Changing. 
    Sun, 10 Dec 2023 - 0h
  • 14 - Ep13. 'Return'. Ugly Animal Stories, Mole Rats, Teasels & Magic. 
    Sun, 03 Dec 2023 - 0h
  • 13 - Ep12. 'Blast Off!'. Loud Stuff, Talking Animals & Shrewbot. 
    Sun, 26 Nov 2023 - 0h
  • 12 - Ep11. 'Surprises'. Deep Down, Purring Cats, DNA & Reappearances. 
    Sun, 19 Nov 2023 - 0h