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Brain Factor!

Science-based game show. Finalists from X Factor 2014 - Stevi Ritchie, Betsy-Blue English and Parisa Tarjomani - take on two young teams.


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What happens when we smash some tomatoes?

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Will Guinea Pig float like a butterfly

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or fall like a sack of spuds on the Ultimate Brain skywalk?

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And just how bad does alien fish stew smell?

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No, it's not another cookery show,

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it's time for Ultimate Brain!

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Ah-ha-ha!

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My name is Dr Brain, and if you hadn't realised that already,

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you should know that David Attenborough is not about

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to make an appearance and give me an ikkle wikkle cuddle.

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No! This is a half-man, half-monkey.

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His goal is simple - he is looking for baffling brilliance,

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cracking cleverness and monumental mega-minds.

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Oh! Oh, oh-ho-ho!

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Too much brain for one dashing monkey scientist!

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This is Ultimate Brain. Giddy-up! Oh, I haven't got a horse.

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I'll have to walk then.

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Let's meet the canny contestants

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hoping they can be experts at experiments.

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First up, glowing in green and playing as a team,

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from Birmingham, it's...

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They're dressed in yellow,

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but they're in no mood to be mellow, from East Sussex...

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And now it's time for our celebrity team.

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In blue, from the X Factor...

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These folks are playing for pride, prestige, erm...

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pretzels or pizza or something.

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No, not pizza! Let's find out who they are.

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First we have the Green Team!

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How are you, Greens?

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-Hello!

-Good to meet you. Are you into science?

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-Yes!

-Are you good at it?

-YES!

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-You've got good brains?

-Yes.

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-Yes! You going to win?

-YES!

-Wow!

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I like your positivity, Greens.

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What's your team name?

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Fantastic! It's the Greens!

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APPLAUSE

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Look who I have here. It's the Yellow Team.

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-Are you good at science?

-Yes.

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Good at experiments and things?

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-Definitely.

-You've got the right kind of brains for this show?

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-Yes.

-You're up for it?

-Yes!

-You like a challenge?

-Yes!

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What's your team name?

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-It's the yellows!

-APPLAUSE

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-And now...

-X FACTOR THEME PLAYS

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..it's the X Factor!

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And here they are, the Blue Team!

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-Nice to meet you, Blues. How are you?

-All right.

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-IRISH ACCENT:

-I don't think you're going to do very well.

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Nobody's going to vote for you.

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You're not going to do very well at all.

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-AS SIMON COWELL:

-Now, Louis, just shut up...

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-NORMALLY:

-So, it's good to see you.

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-You must be exhausted!

-Pretty tired.

-Yeah, we're not long off tour.

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Done all your tours and all that sort of stuff?

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What did you get up to on the tour? Anything?

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-Well, all right, I'll be honest.

-Yes.

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-I got a stinkbomb and I put it under the stage.

-Yes?

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And I stamped on it and walked away, so all the artists went up

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and there was a big waft of a stinkbomb.

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How was it for the audience?

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The first four rows really panicked.

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They really thought that someone, you know, let one off,

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-so to say.

-You're sure it wasn't your singing?

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-ALL:

-Ooh!

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HE SINGS A TUNE

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Here they are. It's good to meet you. What's your team name?

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Only The Stevi on the Ultimate Brain!

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Remember, teams, you'll need to be at your brainy best

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to bring home the honour points so MIND how you go.

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Eh, mind? Mind!

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MIND!

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Cos mind is the brain which... And... Oh, forget it.

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Here we go with the first amazing round.

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These hands have amazing superpowers,

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but they can't bend a mouse's coat hanger back into shape.

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Ah-ha-ha, look at this.

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Look how I bend this with my incredible monkey strength.

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HE STRAINS

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You wouldn't have a go, would you?

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All right, show off!

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But I, Dr Brain, the greatest monkey mind to ever wear spandex to work

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will drop these pieces of nitinol wire -

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wire of different sizes, looks and shapes

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into this bowl of hot water.

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Now, the question is, what will happen to the wire

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when it hits the hot water?!

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Look at the confusion on their faces.

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You have four choices, count them, one, two, three, four.

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Now, listen up, everybody.

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When we release the wires into the hot water,

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will they...

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..to escape the heat?

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Something that you have thought of,

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that I may have missed.

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Ooh! Is that even possible?

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OK, you brilliantly brainy bunch, decide amongst yourselves.

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Your thinking time starts...now!

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So, what will our pieces of special metal do in the hot water, eh?

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Intriguing!

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Four choices here. Consider carefully, teams.

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Have you thought of your answer?

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-ALARM SOUNDS

-OK, OK.

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Everyone, that's it, that's it.

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Your thinking time is done.

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Reveal your answers now!

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What have we got? Ah, we have a D...

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-We have D, we have a D, we have a...

-BEAT STARTS

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We could be a boy, girl and monkey band, couldn't we?

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Triple D!

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So, we'll go for Greens first. What is your something else?

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Float. We think they're going to float.

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They're going to float.

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Yellows?

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Er, we think it'll bend.

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-Bend?

-Bend.

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-Ooh.

-Like spaghetti in the water.

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As it goes in the water, it starts to bend.

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Ah. Blues?

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Personally, I think it'll sink,

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-but I'm going with the girls.

-I think it'll float.

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I have a feeling it's going to float.

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-Ah...

-I think so.

-Very interesting.

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Now, when dealing with a hot water experiment,

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you need something very,

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very special to make it a safe experiment.

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-Do we know what that is?

-Erm...

-An adult?

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An adult. A grown-up, as they're also known.

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-Right, here we go. You ready, everybody?

-Yes.

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Let's go it. Let's drop wire into water in the name of science.

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Three, two, one, go!

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Wow... Did you see that?

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Wow, indeed! They've turned into a spring and two paperclips!

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This is because nitinol is a special type of metal -

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a shape memory metal!

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So although you can stretch it out and bend it any way you like

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when it's cold, as soon as it is put into hot water,

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it turns back into its pre-set shape.

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Like the spring and the paperclips.

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Is it magic? Course it's not magic - it's science, folks!

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So, teams, you all said D, which was the right answer,

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and the Yellows, you were sort of closest.

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You were on the right lines with it bending,

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but nobody got the actual, exact right answer,

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which was that it would revert back to its pre-set shape.

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So I'm going to give you all two points.

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-Well done, everybody.

-Yay!

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And just to show I'm not fibbing, there they are.

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It's time now to tune your brains...

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..to a different thinking frequency.

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Which is harder to say than it sounds.

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Behold!

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We call this challenge the skywalk.

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Some people are late for school or late for work,

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depending on your age and financial responsibilities.

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So I've created this skywalk to help shorten your journey

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by manoeuvring over obstructive crowds.

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Now, as my skywalk can be adapted to all terrains,

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I made the walkway perilously narrow

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and placed several distractions en route - that's French, you know.

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Some Wellington boots, a bucket,

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my socks and vests on a washing line,

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and a terrible blasting wind machine,

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so that we can always be ready for the unexpected.

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Our teams were given two days,

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and a massive budget of £50 to design their challenge.

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Here, our teams have got to design an invention.

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To get Guinea Pig all the way across the skywalk,

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he must pass the obstacles without falling off.

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They need to think about centre of gravity and balance.

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If they can design a way to lower GP's centre of gravity,

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or to increase his contact with the skywalk,

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then he'll be more balanced

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and, hopefully, make it all the way to the end.

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And here he is...

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Yes, it's our willing walkway wanderer,

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destined to selflessly throw himself head first

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into all of my daring experiments

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and come out miraculously unscathed every time...

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I hope. It's Guinea Pig!

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Ah, hi, Guinea Pig. Are you nervous?

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No? Good! That's the spirit.

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That's what I love about Guinea Pig -

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he's always raring to go!

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I'm not just a guinea pig, I'm a human being too!

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Ah-ha-ha-ha!

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You're more than that, GP.

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# You're a man of steel

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# You're a force of nature... #

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And you're a fool as well. Only joking!

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So, let's see what our teams have come up with,

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and first, this is the Yellow creation.

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What's he got on his feet, then?

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-They are the balance boots.

-And what are they made of?

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Wood and Velcro.

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Is there anything underneath them, or...?

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Erm, it's a hole that's the width of the beam.

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It's just a hole that's the exact width,

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hopefully, of the beam itself.

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With the provided stick, if, let's say, he loses his balance as he goes

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over the obstacles, he could put that down and keep himself steady.

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-Ah!

-And then carry on moving.

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So you're sort of spreading the weight of him

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as well a little bit, aren't you? And balancing him out.

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The Super Geeks have gone for a two-pronged attack.

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Balance boots to catch on the side of the beam

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to stop Guinea Pig from falling

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and a balance stick to increase GP's contact with the skywalk.

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But will this cumbersome boots and stick combo

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slide through the challenge?

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Shall we see if it works?

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-ALL:

-Yes.

-Let's see it. Are you ready, Guinea Pig?

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-No.

-In three, two, one!

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Go!

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Now, you can shout encouragement to him.

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Tell him what to do. If you see him doing anything wrong.

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Use the stick and move the washing line up over your head.

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Now, this is going to be the tricky bit, isn't it?

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How does he get his leg...?

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Take your time! Don't try and rush it.

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Retrieve the other leg. Ah, there goes a shoe. There goes his shoe.

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Stick your foot back into the Velcro.

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Running out of time, I'm afraid, Guinea Pig.

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Yes. Knock the boots off!

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-KLAXON

-And that's time up.

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That's time up, Guinea Pig.

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Well, at least you didn't fall off.

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Yay! Success...ish.

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GP was balanced even over the obstacles,

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but the heavy boots and stick just made it very slow going...

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Zzzzzz!

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Well, I think you did pretty well.

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Let's find out how the other teams do.

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-Tell them, Dr Morgan!

-Next up, the Blue Team!

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Whoo!

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What's it all about, Blues?

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-It's a fruit kebab.

-A fruit kebab?!

-Yeah!

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What's the idea behind it?

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It's a balancing beam,

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but we've put some fruit on the end of it to kind of, like, keep

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the weight down so it's not just a flimsy pole and to keep it balanced.

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Ah, so you've got balance

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and also you're lowering his centre of gravity.

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Normally, Guinea Pig's centre of gravity

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is about where his belly button is, where he keeps his fluff collection.

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But, with the amazing fruit kebab, this will be lowered,

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and a lower centre of gravity means more balance,

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and a fruit kebab, of course, means a better balanced diet,

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but will he be balanced enough?

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-Shall we see your plan in action?

-Yes!

-Let's do it.

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Are you ready, Guinea Pig?

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I feel like I'm about to become a fruit salad.

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Here we go - three, two, one, go!

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Go on, Guinea Pig! Nice and slow, there.

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-Nearly at the end of the first beam.

-Yeah!

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-Over the washing.

-Kick them out the way!

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-Kick 'em.

-Yeah!

-Oh, he's kicked the boots.

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He's given those boots the boot.

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Watch your foot behind it. Yes!

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-Just walk over the bucket.

-Yes!

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Oh, he's kicked the bucket!

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-You've got to try and go under.

-Limbo, limbo, limbo!

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Ah, now, what's he going to do?

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Bring your stick with you underneath.

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-Is he going to try and vault over?

-Come on! Come on, you can do this.

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Go on, GP. Come on.

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-You're still trapped.

-Come on!

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That's it. Keep it up.

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-Oh, look at that.

-Whoo!

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-Yes!

-All the way!

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He's done it!

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THEY CHEER

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Caramba!

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With this new lower centre of gravity, GP was on fire!

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Not literally, don't worry. He was giving boots the boot,

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kicking the bucket, and doing some awesome lift-y, throw-y,

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catchy thingy with his fruity kebab-y.

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Only The Stevi's design was a roaring success.

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Let's toast an extra banana smoothie to victory!

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Well done, you Blues.

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Let's see how the Greens get on.

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You've gone to town a bit here. What have you got here?

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-They're wings for balance.

-And on his shoes, he has...

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A special spike for grips.

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-Ah, I see.

-We named them Grippy Shoes.

-Grippy Shoes!

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Team Brilliant Brains hope to hold GP's feet onto the pole with their

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Grippy Shoes, and they reckon their wings will give him extra balance.

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We'll see, won't we?

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Right now!

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-Shall we see it in action?

-Yes!

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Let's try it. Here he goes. You ready, Guinea Pig?

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I'm ready to take off, Dr Brain.

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Let's do it. Three, two, one!

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Go!

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Step over it. Step over it, cos that's what bosses do.

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Kick the boots because they are unnecessary.

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Ooh, the wind seems to be catching those colourful wings.

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Step over it!

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Come on.

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Kick the bucket!

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Kick it!

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And then... Oh, gosh!

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Put your wings down and try and crouch under.

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Put your wings down and try and crouch under!

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-No!

-Oh, oh!

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Oh, down he goes. Bad luck!

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-Oh, he was so nearly there!

-He never listens!

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Oh, dear.

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Apart from the wings trying to take off,

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it seemed to be going so well.

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If only GP had listened.

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And maybe if those Brilliant Brains had given him

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more devices to help him balance, and generally a better design,

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that would have helped, too.

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Well, unlucky there, Greens.

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And, of course, to the Yellows, but the Blues,

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you got all the way to the end - you get ten points.

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APPLAUSE

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Two, two...whoo - 12!

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Now, when I'm not working away in the science lab, I like to relax.

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Either with a spot of skydiving over the planet Mars,

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bobbing for fire-breathing robot piranhas,

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or a bit of cooking. Crazy, I know.

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A monkey cooking, who'd have thunk it?

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I've arranged for three team members to rest their giant science brains

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and help me make some lovely tomato sauce

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for our spaghetti dinner later.

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Only difference is, I've replaced the passata food blender

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with a nice wooden mallet.

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What can possibly go wrong?

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You say tomato, I say tom-messy.

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So, when the random sound of Dr Brain goes...

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"WHACK!", all three team members must hit their tomatoes

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as fast as they can. BOSH!

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We will then play it back in slow motion

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and the first person to strike their tomatoes wins.

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Here we go!

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Ready?

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Whack!

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Oh...

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Eurgh!

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Lovely.

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Whoppa-lotta action there in the kitchen.

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Look at them go! But whose mashing mallet was fastest?

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It's impossible to tell.

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Well, there's only one way to be sure.

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Activate the slow-monizer!

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Three cracking cooks, but who will be the Masterchef?

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Ah, look, Dr Parisa definitely reacts the quickest there.

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Her marvellous mallet action

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leaving Doctors Nia and Nathan in the cold.

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So close but we can see that the winner was...

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Blue!

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Yes, Blue, you literally smashed it.

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Ha-ha-ha! Ten points for you.

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It's the final of Monkeychef,

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and Dr Brain is making Hagian Fish Stew,

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with fish bits, other fish bits and a fishy jus.

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Now, when I'm on my holidays on the Planet Hag,

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I do like a spot of camping, but the water there is very polluted

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on account of the trumping fish

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making the rivers and the streams all very trumpy.

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So, I need to find scientific ways of making the water more

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refreshing-tasting and less toilet-flushy.

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So, can the teams come up with ingenious ways to filter

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the water using the various objects on their tables?

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Our water is polluted with medium,

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small and tiny impurities.

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With paper, ribbons, glitter

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and food colouring, which is the closest thing we could find

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to Hagian fish trumps.

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Kind of like an arts and crafts nappy explosion.

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So, teams, you need to choose three materials

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to form three different layers for your filter.

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And you will have three minutes to design and build your filters,

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and then we'll see which of the three teams' recurring theme

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can make our water the cleanest.

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Right, well, you guys had better get building.

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-Are you ready?

-Yes!

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Your time starts...now!

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THEY CONFER

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The teams need to think about which three materials

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will be best for their filter.

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Because I've just made a big hole down there, so I've pushed it in.

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The best materials are those that will trap the impurities

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but not the water.

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And our teams need to be careful that their filters don't get blocked

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and stop the water from flowing at all.

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Let's hope their brain juices are flowing in the right direction.

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A-ha-ha! You see what I did there? O-ho-ho!

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THEY CONFER

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And that's time up, everybody, that's time up.

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Stop building, stop thinking, stop planning, stop designing.

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So, you all think you've come up with a great plan to make

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your coloured water emerge all clear and pure, do you?

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Everybody thinks they've done well.

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Well, shall we give it a go? Greens, you're up first.

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-So, that's cotton wool. That is sand.

-Yeah, sand.

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-And...

-That's a sieve.

-..a sieve.

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So you've only got quite small amounts of cotton wool

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and sand there. Do you think that's going to be enough?

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-You're hoping so.

-Hopefully.

-No, we know so.

-You know so.

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He thinks he knows so, but I'm...

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-He think he knows so.

-Yeah.

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You think you know that he knows

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what you know, I think he knows you think so.

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-Yeah.

-There you go, that's clear, isn't it?

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This is the original liquid

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and that's what we've got to use to compare with.

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Now, this is what is known in scientific terms as a control.

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Now I'm going to take some of the Hagian fish water

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from here, like this, and here we go.

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I'm going to use your filter and see what happens to the water.

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Ya-da-da-da-da-da-da.

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Oh, there is stuff coming through, though.

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It's just starting to filter through.

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I think that's probably enough.

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Now what we're going to do is dispense your water into your glass.

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You see, it's not really about amount either, that's fine,

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it's all about the purity. So, let's have a look.

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Now, then, can you see in your glass

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any of the medium items?

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-The paper, ribbon and stuff like that?

-No.

-No?

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Tick!

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Can you see any of the smaller items?

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-The glitter, stuff like that?

-No.

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Tick!

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And then when it comes to the colour,

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I guess we'll only really know when we see how the other teams do.

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So why don't we? Let's see how the Blues do.

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-Get in.

-Talk me through it.

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So, we have put the coffee filters at the bottom.

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-Yes.

-All three of them.

-All three of them?

-Yeah.

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We've put some sand in there

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and then we've used this as kind of like a sieve for all of them.

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-Ah.

-So, like, the big and little things.

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Actify the filtration - no, hang on...

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-Shall we see it in action?

-Let's do it.

-Yes.

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Let's try placing your filter on top of the dispensing jar,

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here, like so.

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Now the water is going in.

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-There's something coming through the bottom, there...

-Oh, my God!

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-..which means it's working.

-Look at that! Get in!

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Stevi's getting very excited about this.

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-That is really...

-It started off clear.

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-It did start off clear.

-It did, yeah.

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It's coming out quite quick as well.

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To be fair, that's actually not bad.

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-You're pretty pleased with yourself, aren't you?

-Yeah.

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Control with compare... Oh, you know what I mean.

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Let's now dispense into the glass...

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That is a lot clearer than theirs. Not being funny.

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Now, it's all about comparing with the control here, you see.

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Now, are there any bits of paper, etc, in there?

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-Nothing in there.

-Nothing at all.

-Nuffink, mate!

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-Is there any glitter, ribbon, any of that sort of...?

-Nothing, no.

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Nuffink, mate!

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When it comes to the colour of the water, we'll only know

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when the Yellows have played. Let's see 'em!

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Access les materiels!

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And what have you made for me?

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A filter, like you asked us to.

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Ha! Good, well done. You win!

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No. But how does it work?

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Well, we've got, like,

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the cotton wool to get rid of the food colouring...

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-Yes?

-Then, we've got this cloth for the glitter,

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and the sieve for the ribbon and the paper bits.

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Activez la filtration!

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We are going to give the water a good, vigorous stir.

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Smells of trumpy fish water, doesn't it? Absolutely disgusting.

0:23:240:23:28

Get my jug...

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That's pretty much a litre, isn't it?

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Right, here we go.

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-HE HUMS A TUNE

-In it goes.

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Now, that's coming out very quickly through the bottom, isn't it?

0:23:370:23:41

Very nicely. It's a quick working filter.

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Ah, interesting!

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Pretty much all the water has gone through there very, very quickly.

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Comparez avec controle!

0:23:510:23:54

Now, the moment of truth, folks. Let's pour this in...

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Da-ta-da-ta-da-ta-da...

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That's enough, I don't want to overfill it, do we?

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There we go. So, having a look.

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-Now then. Any paper?

-No.

-No.

0:24:090:24:13

Any ribbons, any glitter, any stuff like that?

0:24:130:24:15

-Um...

-Um...

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Tiny, tiny little bits of something in there, isn't there?

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Ah, unfortunate!

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And when it comes to the colour,

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we won't find out until we look at all three.

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So, let's have a look at how all three teams did!

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So, of course, everybody got all the paper out, well done,

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all the big items.

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Yellows, unfortunately, of course, some glitter slipped through,

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so I'm afraid that puts you out of the running.

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And on closer inspection, Blues, I'm afraid some glitter got

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through yours as well, we didn't notice it at first,

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because it was all spinning around, but now that it's settled,

0:24:490:24:52

some has floated to the top, some glitter came through, and in

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terms of colour, the clearest and lightest

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is quite clearly the Greens'.

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Their filter of tightly packed cotton wool, sand

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and a sieve trapped the impurities and resulted in the cleanest water.

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While some food colouring seeped through,

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the Greens managed to block the glitter, paper and ribbon.

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Great job!

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Which means the Greens get 10 points and are the winners, well done!

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-Yes!

-Yes!

0:25:170:25:19

So, the Brilliant Brains are getting

0:25:190:25:22

closer to Only The Stevi's colossal 22 points.

0:25:220:25:24

Anyone can still win, although I think maybe the Super Geeks

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might struggle with their little, itsy-bitsy 2.

0:25:270:25:30

Think of the honour, team!

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-Ready, GP?

-Ready, DB!

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Hands on the desks. Two points for each correct answer.

0:25:380:25:40

Nothing, not even a mouldy biscuit, for an incorrect one. Let's do this!

0:25:400:25:46

The words, "Houston, we have a problem,"

0:25:460:25:48

were famously spoken on which NASA mission?

0:25:480:25:50

Blue!

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-Apollo 13.

-Correct!

0:25:520:25:54

Where is the South Pole - Antarctica or Iceland?

0:25:540:25:58

-Green!

-Um... Antarctica.

0:25:580:26:01

-Correct!

-How many legs, in total, does a penguin and a fly have?

0:26:010:26:07

-Blue!

-Eight.

0:26:070:26:08

Correct! A typical adult human has 206 what in their body?

0:26:080:26:13

-Yellow!

-Bones.

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Is correct.

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What term is given to a piece of rock or metal from space

0:26:160:26:19

that reaches the surface of the Earth?

0:26:190:26:21

-Green!

-Meteorite.

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That's correct.

0:26:230:26:24

The kiwi bird is native to which country?

0:26:240:26:27

-Yellow.

-New Zealand.

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Is correct.

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We are out of time!

0:26:300:26:32

There we go.

0:26:320:26:34

That was incredible, folks. What speed, what dexterity!

0:26:340:26:37

Your minds were buzzing and bursting, but who was the fastest?

0:26:370:26:41

Who was the best? Let's find out. It's the results!

0:26:410:26:45

I'm nervous, aren't you, GP?

0:26:450:26:47

-I'm very nervous.

-Oh-ho-ho!

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In third place, with six points,

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it's the Yellow Team!

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-CHEERING

-Well played!

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Well played. In second place, with 18 points,

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it's the Green Team!

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-CHEERING

-18, pretty good there,

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but our Ultimate Brain winners,

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with a massive 24 points,

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from the X Factor, it's the Blues!

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CHEERING

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They did a great job, didn't they, Dr Brain?

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Yeah, they all did a fantastic job, GP.

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Especially well done to our winners,

0:27:240:27:26

who cleverly fought their way to victory.

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If it's honour you're after,

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then it's Ultimate Brain honour you've won.

0:27:300:27:32

Salute your victors, teams!

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See you next time for more brain-expanding,

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excellent experiments on...

0:27:350:27:37

Ultimate Brain!

0:27:370:27:40

Science-based game show in which science-monkey superhero Dr Brain pits children and CBBC celebrities against one another in a series of scientific tasks and conundrums designed to discover the ultimate brain.

Finalists from X Factor 2014 - Stevi Ritchie, Betsy-Blue English and Parisa Tarjomani - take on two young teams in a mash-up of science, entertainment and insanity. Guinea Pig tries to walk across some balancing beams while dodging a washing line, buckets and a giant fan - but has he got the S Factor?