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Chat: Have you spotted any spiders?

As the summer comes to an end, our eight-legged friends often head indoors to escape the chilly weather. We want you to tell us about the spiders that you've spotted...

VIDEO: Are there more spiders this autumn?

According to experts, we can expect to see more spiders in our homes than usual this autumn. Jenny went to visit one family to investigate.

GBBO: Nadiya's most fantastic faces

Great British Bake Off finalist Nadiya pulls the best faces on TV - we pick out our favourites.

VIDEO: Dazzling balloons fill US skies

The 44th annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is under way, with thousands of visitors expected.

VIDEO: Smog closes schools in Malaysia

Schools in Malaysia have been closed for two days because the government says there's too much pollution in the air.

VIDEO: Tiny dog scares away three bears

Jewel the French Bulldog may be on the small side, but that didn't stop her scaring off three bears that entered her owner's garden in California, US.

Facebook to beam internet from space

Facebook has announced plans to launch a satellite into space that will provide internet access to remote parts of Africa.

'Hog-nosed rat' found in Indonesia

Scientists working in a jungle on Sulawesi island in Indonesia say they've discovered a new species of rat.

VIDEO: England fans 'won't support home nations'

After the England rugby team crashed out of the Rugby World Cup this weekend, we asked their young fans who they'll support now.

VIDEO: How to tell your Birch from your Oak

Kids in Gloucestershire have been learning about different British trees, and how to tell them apart.

Top 3 contenders for Liverpool manager?

The hunt for the next Liverpool manager begins after Brendan Rodgers was sacked. We look at the top three favourites for the job.

JK Rowling dismisses Potter theories

Harry Potter author, JK Rowling, shuts down theories about Ron and Dumbledore put forward by fans.

VIDEO: Plastic bag fee introduced in England

A 5p charge for plastic bags has been introduced in shops across England to try to cut down on waste and help the environment.

One Direction write kids' book

One Direction have teamed up with a host of other stars to write a children's book for Children in Need.

Rodent-like creature outlived dinosaurs

Scientists have discovered a species of ancient mammal that survived the event that led to dinosaurs dying out.

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Spiders - five amazing facts

Spiders - love em or hate em, there's a good chance there's a few in your house this autumn. But how well do you now our eight-legged friends? Check out these top facts.

Great British Bake Off: Top five bakes

The Great British Bake Off final is nearly here! Before we find out the winner, we pick this year's top five bakes.

VIDEO: The week's weirdest news stories

Here are the week's weirdest news stories in Strange, Stranger, Strangest.

VIDEO: Brothers and sisters: send us your videos

We need your videos for a Newsround Special about what it's like to grow up as a brothers or a sister.

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