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In the particle of me that cares for this, I betrayed those little atoms with a kiss

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Enjoy some bank holiday reading and listening with this week's Little Atoms

Words

As April Fools' Day comes to a close, we’ve picked out the best of this year's pranks and practical jokes 

Words

Our readers' desires are...unconventional

Here's our weekly round-up from Little Atoms HQ

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To mark the 2015 solar eclipse, Little Atoms has teamed up with Penned In The Margins to bring you a new poem by Simon Barraclough

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The week started with angry Ed Sheeran fans and ended with sad Terry Pratchett fans

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This week on Little Atoms, featuring democracy in Africa, reform in the Gulf, drugs in Europe, and odd childhood stories from everywhere

Africa's new democratic revolution

Paul Melly says the fall of Burkina Faso's Blaise Compaoré suggests the days of the "Big Man" leader are over

Words

We asked some people to tell us what strange things they thought were true when they were young. Here are the findings of our deeply scientific survey

Science

Follow our live blog of Channel 4's Drugs Live, including Q&A with Paul Birch, founder of CISTA, who is campaigning for drug law reform in the UK

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