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Wow in the World

Kids & Family Podcasts

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. Listen 1-week early and to all episodes ad-free with Wondery+, Wondery+ Kids on Apple Podcasts, or Amazon Music with a Prime membership or Amazon Music Unlimited subscription.

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United States

Description:

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. Listen 1-week early and to all episodes ad-free with Wondery+, Wondery+ Kids on Apple Podcasts, or Amazon Music with a Prime membership or Amazon Music Unlimited subscription.

Language:

English


Episodes

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Who Wants To Be A Million-Bear? (1/27/23)

1/27/2023
Why is Guy Raz napping?! And what does this have to do with bears?! We've got the questions AND answers for you in this BEAR-y round of Two Whats?! And a Wow! It's up to you to guess the WOWs from the WHATs about BEARS! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:13:32

Octopus Punch (1/23/23)

1/23/2023
Pack your snorkel because Mindy is surprising Guy Raz with a giant aquarium—and the best part?! It's made out of his Microhouse! When two of the Wow Crew show up in octopus costumes, discover why octopus tend to keep to themselves... and what they do when another octopus gets too close. It's the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How and WOW of solitary cephalopods! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:28:13

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - The Name of the Game (1/20/23)

1/20/2023
What's a floor sweater?! And what does that have to do with a planet called George?! We've got the questions AND the answers for you in today's round of Two Whats and A Wow! It's up to you to guess the WOWs from the WHATs about NAMES! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:15:07

Love on Lizard Island (1/16/23)

1/16/2023
Grab some popcorn! It's time to watch the hottest new reality show about cold blooded creatures—Lizard Island! Join Mindy, Guy Raz, Dennis, and the WOW Crew for a watch party, and meet two monogamous lizards who have been together for over 27 years! It's truly a tail as old as time. It's the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and WOW of lizard love! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:26:10

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - The Scientific Method (1/13/23)

1/13/2023
Why is Gramma G-Force freaking out in the elevator?! And what does it have to do with the scientific method?! We've got the questions AND the answers for you in today's round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! It's up to you to guess the WOWs from the WHATs about EXPERIMENTS! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:15:25

How To Talk To A Cat (1/9/23)

1/9/2023
Mindy is herding cats—or sleigh cats that is! But why aren't the sleigh cats listening to Mindy and Guy Raz? Well... Science suggests a different tone may help your cat understand you better! It's the Who, What, When, Where, How and WOW of talking to cats! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:25:29

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Fake It 'Til You Make It (1/6/22)

1/6/2023
Why is Reggie stuck in the broom closet?! And what does this have to do fakes?! We've got the questions AND the answers for you in this real round of Two What's And A Wow! It's up to you to guess the WOWs from the WHATS! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:14:48

Creepy Crawly Fest: Who Eats Spiders the Best?! (1/2/23)

1/2/2023
Mindy and Guy Raz are heading to Creepy Crawling Fest, but why are they bringing their food truck? To eat spider webs for science, of course!! Join them as they meet the incredible Alligator Lizard that is able to eat one of the most venomous spiders on Earth—without getting sick! It's the who, what, when, where, HOW and WOW of the Alligator Lizard! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:22:43

WeWow The Great Indoors 2022 – Day 5: Dance Dance Defence-olution (12/30/22)

12/30/2022
It's Day 5 of Great Indoors Week! While you stay warm inside, we'll play some fan favorite episodes, like Dance Dance Defence-olution! Plus, Mindy and Guy Raz challenge you to try out an experiment to learn how fish breathe! For instructions, visit tinkercast.com/wewow. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:25:28

Introducing: Who, When, Wow!: Mystery Edition

12/28/2022
Join Carly Q (host Carly Ciarrocchi) on adventures through space and time as she uncovers history's greatest mysteries. Listen to the first episode of Who, When, Wow Mystery Edition now wherever you get your podcasts, and tune in for the new season with episodes every Wednesday starting February 8th, 2023. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:05:21

WeWow The Great Indoors 2022 – Day 1: Dennis and Reggie's Wild Ride (12/26/22)

12/26/2022
Welcome back to WeWow! This week, we're celebrating the great indoors! While you stay warm inside, we'll play some of our fan-favorite episodes of Wow in the World, like Dennis and Reggie's Wild Ride. Plus, learn about sound with our Cup Phone experiment! For instructions on today's activity, head to tinkercast.com/wewow. We'll be back tomorrow with more activities and WOW! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at...

Duration:00:37:14

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Pigeon Party (12/23/22)

12/23/2022
Why does Mindy have 100 friends over?! And why do they all have wings?! We've got the questions AND answers for you in this soaring round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! It's up to you to find the WOWs from the WHATs about PIGEONS! Originally aired 11/26/21. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:10:03

Tell Me How You Really Eel (12/19/22)

12/19/2022
Guy Raz has always wanted a fully electric vehicle, and thanks to Mindy, he now has one! But instead of being powered by an electric battery, his car is now powered by... electric EELS?! Join Mindy, Guy Raz, and the WOW Crew as they learn how eels work together, while they work together to bring the eels back to where they belong! It's the who, what, when, where, why, how and WOW of ELECTRIC EELS! Originally aired 5/24/21. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California...

Duration:00:26:33

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Best Foot Forward (12/16/22)

12/16/2022
Why is Mindy filling Guy Raz's slippers with lotion?! And what does it have to do with animal feet?! We've got the questions AND answers in this foot-tastic round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from fiction about feet! Originally aired 11/12/21. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:10:01

Sea Slug Style: Chop Off Your Head And Grow A New Body! (12/12/22)

12/12/2022
Ever felt like a sea slug with its head popped off?! Mindy and Guy Raz haven't either! Join the WOW crew as they wrap their brains around the mind-boggling, self-decapitating Elysia marginata! It's the who, what, when, where, why, how, and wow of SEA SLUGS! Originally aired 5/17/21. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:25:45

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Pick Your Poison (12/9/22)

12/9/2022
Why did Dennis go to the woods before the show?! And what does this have to do with venom?! We've got the questions AND answers for you in this round of Two Whats And A Wow! It's time to find the fact from the fiction about VENOM! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:14:23

Smile Like You Mean It!: The Science of Smiling (12/5/22)

12/5/2022
Mindy's putting on a happy face for her photoshoot at Smile Shots Photography Studio. But can even a fake smile have the same effect on your happiness than that of a real smile?! Say cheese and join the Mindy, Guy Raz, and the rest of the WOW crew on a trip to the mall. It's the who, what, when, where, how and WOW of the science of SMILES! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:29:28

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Hive Minds (12/2/22)

12/2/2022
Mindy's got a new set of buzzers for today's round... but what does this have to do with bees?! We've got the questions and the answers in this buzzing new round of Two Whats and A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about BEES! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:15:48

Not Our First Rodeo: The Science of Why Robots Can't Use Bullwhips (11/28/22)

11/28/2022
Welcome to Southern Mama's Big Fancy Steakhouse! The waiters are serving some delicious milkshakes and Mindy is serving up some science with her licorice bullwhip. But what does a bullwhip have to teach us about the way way human brains work?... And why can't robots learn how to use a bullwhip? It's the who, what, when, where, how and WOW of biomechanics! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:21:56

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - The Art of the Fart (11/25/22)

11/25/2022
What's that smell... and who dealt it?! We've got the questions AND answers in this gassy round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about TOOTS! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:16:26