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Project Mc² Ultimate Lab Kit Review

Netflix’s Project Mc²  is still one of Eliza’s favourite television series. Set in the fictional city of Maywood Glen, California, the show revolves around the fields of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths). The series follows the adventures of McKeyla McAlister and her best friends, who work for a government organisation called NOV8 (pronounced “innovate”), a highly secretive group of teenage female government operatives who are trying to protect the world. These super-smart girls become secret agents who use their science and tech skills to save the day. We have reviewed a couple of items from the accompanying toy range, including the Project Mc² …

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Project Mc2 Pixel Purse Review

Netflix’s Project Mc2  is one of Eliza’s favourite television series. It is set in a fictional city called Maywood Glen, California, and revolves around the fields of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths). The series follows the adventures of McKeyla McAlister and her best friends, who work for a government organisation called NOV8 (pronounced “innovate”), a highly secretive group of teenage female government operatives who are trying to protect the world. These super-smart girls become secret agents who use their science and tech skills to save the day. In a word where women are severely underrepresented in STEM careers and perceive them …

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The Netflix Quandary

We are big fans of Netflix in our house and have ditched cable TV in favour of using it. My mum lives in rural Dorset and just before Christmas a faster broadband service became available, so they had a new router installed, which gave me the chance to introduce them Netflix too. Over her birthday my Mum dropped numerous hints that she wanted to watch The Crown, a Netflix original series that follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign and the events that shaped the second half of the 20th century. Instead of buying a boxset, …

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What we are watching October 2017 #NetflixStreamTeam

The nights are drawing in, its getting colder but Netflix is here to save the day. We always find the summer months a struggle TV wise, as the shows we love on terrestrial channels dry up, so Netflix was our TV saviour. One series that was recommended to me was Sense8, where eight people can telepathically experience each other’s lives. The thing I love about Netflix is that: It has no adverts You can binge watch an entire series, or two We did binge watch Sense8 and I will admit that the first couple of episodes where they set up …

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Birthdays on Demand from Netflix!

According to The Office for National Statistics, the most popular birthday in the UK over the last 20 years falls on 26th September. To rejoice this celebration of love and festivities, Netflix have released their brand-new Birthday’s On-Demand feature. Netflix can reveal that two thirds (64%) of children’s parties are themed after their favourite TV shows and movies, so have decided to take matters one step further by creating a feature, where parents can simply press play anytime and anywhere, and their little one’s favourite cartoon characters will sing them a special birthday greeting. With 70% of parents recently admitting to finding …

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