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Chat: Who should win Bake Off?

Just three bakes remain for Ian, Nadiya and Tamal in the GBBO tent. They've beaten off the competition to claim their place in the final. Who do you think should win?

VIDEO: GBBO's Nadiya an 'inspiration' to girls

Nadiya is through to the final of Great British Bake Off. She's one of the few women on TV who wears the Hijab. Newsround went to meet young Muslim girls in Manchester to see what they think.

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: Dazzling balloons fill US skies

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

VIDEO: Whales play under the Northern Lights

A pod of whales have been filmed playing under the Northern Lights, off the coast of Tromso in Norway.

VIDEO: World's first 'glowing' turtle found

The world's first known glow-in-the-dark reptile, a hawksbill turtle, has been spotted near the Solomon Islands.

VIDEO: Kids to get 'character' lessons at school

The government want more schools to teach skills like speaking in front of people and building self-confidence.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Comments: Your super spider stories

As the summer comes to an end, our eight-legged friends often head indoors to escape the chilly weather. You've been telling us about the spiders that you've been spotting...

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.

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Nadiya's most fantastic GBBO faces

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

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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