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VIDEO: Rescuers trying to stop an avalanche
Watch how rescuers try and predict where an avalanche will happen so they can make mountains safe for people who want to use them.
VIDEO: Daredevil repair caught on camera
The fearless repairmen working at the top of a Cathedral spire have filmed their work - and it's amazing!
VIDEO: Our top news stories of 2014
2014 has been a momentous year in many ways - but what were our favourite stories that we covered? Watch our presenters' fave stories.
ISS astronauts print tool in 3D
Astronauts on the International Space Station have used a 3D printer to make a tool called a wrench in space.
Bangladesh oil spill clean-up
An oil spill still threatens part of the world's largest mangrove forest in Bangladesh.
Prince Harry's charity trip pics
Prince Harry has released some of his own photographs showing a recent trip to support a charity helping disadvantaged kids in southern Africa.
USA and Cuba call truce after 50 years
World leaders welcome a truce between the USA and Cuba to end more than 50 years of being enemies.
VIDEO: Somerset one year on from severe floods
In the run up to Christmas last year, severe storms, battering winds and tidal surges hit the UK.
VIDEO: Mass tango for Pope's birthday
Hundreds of mainly elderly couples have performed a Tango in St Peter's Square in Rome, Italy, to mark the seventy-eighth birthday of Pope Francis.
Malala receives joint Nobel Peace Prize
Pakistani schoolgirl education campaigner Malala Yousafzai has collected the Nobel Peace Prize, one of the world's most respected awards, at a ceremony in Norway.
VIDEO: Wingsuit pilot does ultimate "high five"
A wingsuit pilot has completed what's being claimed as the world's first air-to-ground "high five" in France.
VIDEO: Amazing device helping disabled people walk
The BBC's Nikki Fox went to test out the exoskeleton, which is an amazing device helping paralysed and disabled people to walk independently.
India sends largest rocket to space
India takes a step closer to sending astronauts to space after launching it's most powerful rocket to date.
VIDEO: Japan hit by heavy snow and gales
Japan hit by heavy snow and tidal surges. There have also been strong winds that have disrupted travel and made some buildings collapse.
Syrian kids tell us about their lives
Syrian kids talk about their hopes and aspirations and their lives before the war.
Cosmic bangs found in thunderstorms
Scientists have discovered that mysterious cosmic bangs are commonly found in thunderstorms on Earth.
VIDEO: Hologram of Santa in window of house
A hologram of Father Christmas is entertaining crowds outside a house in Derby.
VIDEO: Surfer rides 'weather bomb' wave
Surfer Garrett MacNamara has tried to repeat his performance of 2011 when he surfed the world's biggest wave at 30 metres high.
VIDEO: 'Ice pancakes' form on River Dee
Ice pancake formations, more commonly seen in the Antarctic, have been photographed on the River Dee in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.
VIDEO: Thousands of fake toys seized
Trading Standards have seized thousands of fake toys and other items, which are illegal.
VIDEO: Thousands of children are homeless
87,000 children in England are homeless - that means they don't have anywhere permanent to live. Hayley went to meet one girl in that situation.
Church appoints first female bishop
The first female bishop for the Church of England has been announced as vicar Reverend Libby Lane, just a month after the historic change to church law.
Egypt unveils Tutankhamun gallery
Four newly restored halls in the Tutankhamun gallery in the Egyptian Museum in Cairo have been unveiled.
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Watch: The week's weirdest news stories
Newsround takes a look at the top three weirdest news stories of the week!
Pictures: Stunning drone pictures from 2014
A selection of magnificent images taken with drones throughout 2014.
VIDEO: Chris Hadfield takes over Newsround
One of the world's most famous astronauts, Chris Hadfield took over Newsround for a space spectacular.
Am I a bully? Newsround's interactive guide
As part of anti-bullying week, Newsround has helped make an interactive guide to help everybody understand what bullying is.
Watch: Your Ebola questions answered
We speak to a virus expert to answer some of your questions you sent in on Ebola.