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New episodes come out every Monday for free, with 1-week early access for Wondery+ Kids subscribers. The #1 podcast for kids and their grown-ups. Hosts Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz share stories about the latest news in science, technology, and innovation. Stories that give kids hope, agency and make us all say "WOW"!

New episodes come out every Monday for free, with 1-week early access for Wondery+ Kids subscribers. The #1 podcast for kids and their grown-ups. Hosts Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz share stories about the latest news in science, technology, and innovation. Stories that give kids hope, agency and make us all say "WOW"!

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United States

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New episodes come out every Monday for free, with 1-week early access for Wondery+ Kids subscribers. The #1 podcast for kids and their grown-ups. Hosts Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz share stories about the latest news in science, technology, and innovation. Stories that give kids hope, agency and make us all say "WOW"!

Language:

English


Episodes

Painting the Town Cool (10/3/22)

10/3/2022
You might have heard of the phrase ‘Paint the Town Red’ but how about ‘Paint the Town Cool’?! Join Mindy and Guy as they attend an art exhibition showcasing the whitest paint ever created. It might not sound like much, but this paint is set to fight climate change and help us all keep our cool! It’s the who, what, where, why, how and wow of PAINT SCIENCE! Originally aired 4/12/21. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at...

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Part Animal, All Wow (9/30/22)

9/30/2022
What do koalas and Mindy have in common? And why are Mindy and Guy Raz comparing themselves to animals anyway?! We've got the questions AND answers in this paw-some round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about animal similarities! Originally aired 10/8/21. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:12:45

What Happened to the Dinosaurs?! (9/26/22)

9/26/2022
Mindy and Guy Raz are getting to the bottom of what happened to all the dinosaurs on their trip to the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico, when they discover they've traveled back in time 66 million years! What will they discover about the meteoric event that altered life on this planet forever?! It's the Who, What, When, Where, How, and WOW of dinosaurs!! Originally aired 3/7/22. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at...

Duration:00:25:06

WeWow Back to School - Day 5: The Science of Awe

9/23/2022
Welcome back to Back to School Week at WeWow! Today, we're listening to "The Science of Awe" and making egg shells disappear right before our eyes! Tinker with today's tinkering challenge and share your findings with us at tinkercast.com/share! Want to catch up on other daily tinkering challenges? Head over to the WeWow podcast feed where you get your podcasts and click subscribe! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at...

Duration:00:36:19

WeWow Back to School - Day 1: Constructing Creativity!

9/19/2022
It's Back to School week at WeWow! This week, we'll listen to some of your favorite episodes of Wow in the World and give you tinkering challenges to try at home. Today, we're listening to "Constructing Creativity: How Science and Art Aren't So Far Apart" and building towers with cups and popsicle sticks! Grownups, share photos of your Wowzer's towers with us at tinkercast.com/share. Head over to the WeWow podcast feed to tune in for new challenges all week long! See Privacy Policy at...

Duration:00:36:52

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Show Your Colors (9/16/22)

9/16/2022
Why is the whiteboard blue?! And what does that have to do with the WOWs of color! It's another colorful round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We've got the WHATs and the WOWs about colors, and now it's up to you to guess the winning WOW! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:20:06

Toothbrushing Microbots: Coming to a Mouth Near You? (9/12/22)

9/12/2022
When Thomas Fingerling loses a tooth, Mindy puts her knowledge of dentistry and robotics TOOTH the test! Get up close and personal with Thomas Fingerling's mouth – and the tiny robots working to keep it clean. It's the who, what, when, where, how, and WOW of dental microbots! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:30:00

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Word is the Word (9/9/22)

9/9/2022
Why are Mindy and Guy Raz sorting their fan mail, and what does it have to do with language? We've got the WHATs and the WOWs about words, and it's up to you to guess the winning WOW! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:20:03

Nose-Picking Friends (9/5/22)

9/5/2022
Mindy is throwing a nose picking party... to test friendship, of course! Learn the HOW and WOW of why researchers think the way you smell may affect who you want to be friends with! It's the who, what, when, where, how, and WOW of your signature scent! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:33:46

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Medical Marvels (9/2/22)

9/2/2022
Guy Raz is showing off his latest addition to his first aid kit, but what does this have to do with medical marvels? We've got the WHATs and the WOWs about medical marvels, and it's up to you to guess the winning WOW! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:20:31

Skydiving Salamander (8/29/22)

8/29/2022
Is it a bird? Is it a Reggie? Is it a Plane?! No, it's a salamander?! Learn about the salamander that flies from the highest heights of the trees in the California Redwoods. Join Mindy, Guy, Dennis, Gramma G-Force as they go on a skydiving adventure. It's who, when, where, how and WOW of salamanders! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:26:13

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Don't Let It Go To Waste! (8/26/22)

8/26/2022
Why are Mindy and Guy Raz serving up old bad ideas?! And what does this have to do with recycling?! We've got questions AND answers on this eco-friendly round of Two Whats?! And a Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about RECYCLING! Originally aired 10/1/21. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:13:24

Rat-A-Tat Tickle Attack: Do Rats Even Like Being Tickled? (8/22/22)

8/22/2022
Mindy and Reggie are on the top of the Gingerbread Mansion fishing... for rats!? But will they be tickled pink when the rats come to tickle them?! Learn with Mindy and Guy Raz all about a recent study that suggests that, just like us, some rats giggle when they get tickled! It's the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How and WOW in the world of RAT TICKLIN'! Originally aired 4/5/21. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at...

Duration:00:28:14

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - How Hairrific!

8/19/2022
Why is Mindy bringing out her super glue?! And what does this have to do with hair?! We've got the WOWs and the WHATS for this hair-raising round of Two Whats And A Wow! It's up to you to find the true WOW about HAIR! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:20:41

Drive-Thru Dolphin Spa

8/15/2022
Why is Mindy lassoing a drive thru car wash?! And what does this have to do with dolphins?! Find out the WOW of how coral mucus can help keep the skin of dolphins happy and healthy! It's the who, what, when, where, how, and WOW of coral mucus! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:29:04

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Spaced Out

8/12/2022
What is Guy Raz's fish doing in his water bottle? And what does this have to do with the milky way?! We've got the questions AND answers for you in this stellar round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! It's up to you to find the WOWs from the WHATs about the Milky Way! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:17:03

Dance Dance Defence-olution!

8/8/2022
Mindy and Guy Raz are going to dance class... with fish?! Learn the how and the WOW of the dance moves of Sulfur Mollies, a type of Mexican fish that performs dance moves in a pack to confuse predators. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:22:45

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Tree's Company

8/5/2022
Why is Mindy celebrating Earth Day in August?! Today's round of Two Whats!? And A Wow! is all about TREES! We've got the questions AND the answers, but it's up to YOU to guess the WOW from the WHAT about trees! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:19:54

Home Tweet Home - Which Nest Is Best?

8/1/2022
Are pigeons real?! I think we all know the answer to that one... well maybe except Dennis! Discover why in the world you may not have seen a baby pigeon and uncover the truth about pigeon nests once and for all in this BIRD-riffic episode of Wow in the World! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:31:25

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Body Building

7/29/2022
Why are Mindy and Guy searching through the lost and found?! And what does it have to do with Dennis?! Today's round of Two Whats And A Wow is all about body parts! We've got the questions AND the answers, it's up to you to guess the WOW from the WHAT about body parts! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:18:25