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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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Welcome to Wow in the World

May 5th, 2017

4:05

On May 15 2017, NPR launched its first podcast for kids and families, Wow in the World. Hosted by Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas, this weekly show invites curious kids and their grown-ups on a journey away from their screens, …

The Search For Planet 9 And Our Sushi-Powered Brains

May 15th, 2017

23:23

Where in the world is the mysterious ninth planet? What in the world did early humans eat to make them so smart? How in the world does saying "thank you" make you healthier? Find out this week's who, what, where, when …

Corn Your Toes And Blast-Off To The Moon!

May 22nd, 2017

19:40

Why in the world would we wear corn on our feet? When in the world will humans vacation in space? Join Guy and Mindy for this week's who, what, when, …

Your Shoelaces On G-Force And Bubble Gulpies of the Future?

May 29th, 2017

21:40

Why in the world do our shoelaces always come untied? How in the world do we solve the problem of all those disposable water bottles we toss? Join …

A Hermit Crab Housing Crisis And The Great Human Vs. Rabbit Race

June 5th, 2017

22:27

What motivates hermit crabs to fight for the ultimate dream shell? How would the fastest runner in the universe fare in a running race with a rabbit? …

Pokemon Go Make Some Friends & The Noisy Sounds of Silence

June 12th, 2017

18:53

How in the world can playing Pokémon Go can help us make new friends? What in the world is up with all of that noise polluting our wildlife habitats? …

Dinosaurs' Puzzling Backbones

June 15th, 2017

13:09

How in the world did 170,000 pound dinosaurs walk around without collapsing under their own weight? What in YOUR world is wowing you? Join Guy Raz …

Bag O' Worms & The Velocity Of Poop

June 19th, 2017

20:48

What in the world do wax worms eat? How in the world has it taken us six episodes to talk about poop? Join Guy Raz and Mindy as they wax-poetic about waxworms and referee the stinkiest race imaginable! It's all …

Let's Flamingle!

June 22nd, 2017

19:33

How in the world can studying flamingos help humans? What in YOUR world is wowing you? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas for this week's Thursday Edition …

Dogs Vs. Two-Year Olds, Tooting Cows, And Crickets For Breakfast

June 26th, 2017

18:06

What in the world do dogs and two-year olds have in common? Why in the world are tooting, burping cows harming the planet, and How in the world can …

Comets, Ice Age, And Human Civilization

June 29th, 2017

19:44

Why was North America once covered in ice? How could a comet strike have helped to shape our planet as we know it? And What did stone carvings teach …

Invite Yourself To Dinner And How Pandas Got Their Spots

July 3rd, 2017

18:07

What in the world happens when you eat in front of a mirror? How in the world did pandas get their spots? Join Mindy, Mindy, AND Guy Raz as they take on this week's Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and WOW in the World!

The Fish With The Killer Kiss

July 6th, 2017

11:03

How in the world does a fish attack its prey with a deadly kiss? Join Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz as they explore the grosser than gross fishy business of this killer underwater smooch! It's all happening in this week's …

A Tasty Looking Moon And Sharing Caring Chimpanzees

July 10th, 2017

22:28

Why in the world does Saturn have a moon that looks good enough to eat? What in the world can chimpanzees teach us about kindness? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas for the latest Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and WOW …

It's A Bird! It's A Plane! It's A....FLYING TAXI?!

July 13th, 2017

13:00

Where in the world will we see the first flying taxis? What in the world will they look like? Who in the world will operate them? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas for the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How and WOW on the …

Mosquitoes, Stinky Socks, And Bread....Oh MY!

July 17th, 2017

17:18

What in the world is up with mosquitoes attacking some people but not others? And how in the world could stinky socks hold the clue? Also why in the …

Hot Buttered Popcorn...PEE?!?

July 20th, 2017

16:45

How in the world does hot buttered popcorn smell so good? Where in the world can we find that smell in the wild? And what in the world does PEE have to do with it? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on an epic adventure to …

Brain Freeze!

July 24th, 2017

13:41

What in the world is Brain Freeze? Why in the world does it happen when we're enjoying a cold, tasty treat? And how in the world do we get rid of …

Cuckoo For Cocoa: Journey To The Chocolate Forests Of South America

July 27th, 2017

17:54

Where in the world does chocolate come from? And what in the world does eating it have to do with memory? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas as they go …

Astronauts, Clean Up Your Outer Space!

July 31st, 2017

20:47

What in the world is all that junk floating around in Low Earth Orbit? And how in the world can gecko feet possibly help to clean it up? Join Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz as they take us on an out-of-this-world quest, to …

Chill Out(side)!

August 3rd, 2017

11:48

Where in the world can we find sounds that will help us chill out? Why in the world do our brains react differently to noises in nature versus noises made by humans? And how in the world can we add a little peace and …

A Case FOR The Giggles

August 7th, 2017

13:54

Why in the world do they say that "laughter is the best medicine?" How in the world do you catch a case of the giggles? And what in the world is a Laughing Yogi?! Try not to LOL, as Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas guffaw their …

If You're Happy & You Know It...

August 10th, 2017

14:47

Where in the world can you find a Museum of Happiness!? What in the world is the happiest place on Earth? How in the world can we pump up the jam on our own happiness? Happiness Week continues as Mindy Thomas and Guy …

The Total Solar Eclipse (When the Moon Photobombs the Sun)

August 14th, 2017

21:21

What in the world is a Total Solar Eclipse? Why in the world is it so rare? When and Where in the world can we watch it happen? And how in the world …

Stick It Right Here, Sluggo!

August 17th, 2017

22:37

How in the world could a slug help doctors to perform surgery on humans? Where in the world can you find the slug with the stickiest slime? Join …

Back-To-School: Recess 101

August 21st, 2017

19:31

How in the world does recess make us smarter? Where in the world do kids enjoy the most of it? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on an expedition to better understand the science of taking a break! It's the Who, What, When, …

Two-Headed Space Worms

August 24th, 2017

21:47

What in the world are Planarian Flatworms? Why in the world did scientists send them on a mission to outer space? And where in the world are their mouths if not on their heads?! Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas for a tale …

Invasion Of The Sea Pickles

August 28th, 2017

15:47

What in the world is a Sea Pickle? Where in the world can you find them? And Why in the world do scientists refer to them as the 'Unicorn of the Sea?' Join Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz for latest Who, What, When, Where, …

Where Did We Come From?

August 31st, 2017

29:02

Where in in the world did we come from? How in the world did we get here? Who in the world were our ancient ancestors? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas as they travel back in time to discover the history of our big Homo …

It's Raining Diamonds!

September 4th, 2017

18:23

Where in the world is it raining diamonds? What in the world are diamonds made of anyway? And how in the world can we forecast the "weather" on Neptune and Uranus? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas for our most most sparkly …

Mucus Mansions & Pooping Plastic

September 7th, 2017

22:30

What the the world can be done about the plastic junking up our oceans? How in the world can a tiny pooping sea creature help to solve the problem? …

Thank You! Thank You!

September 11th, 2017

13:22

Welp, that's a wrap on the first season of Wow in the World! Thank you so much for joining us on this big adventure! We're giving Reggie a short break to rest his wings while we search the globe for more Wow in the …

A Hermit Crab Housing Crisis And The Great Human Vs. Rabbit Race (Encore: 09/18/2017)

September 18th, 2017

22:27

What in the world motivates hermit crabs to fight for the ultimate dream shell? How in the world would the fastest runner in the universe fare in a …

Bag O' Worms & The Velocity Of Poop (Encore - 9/25/17)

September 25th, 2017

20:47

What in the world do wax worms eat? How in the world has it taken us this long to talk about poop science? Join Guy Raz and Mindy as they wax-poetic about waxworms and referee the stinkiest race imaginable! It's all …

Let's Flamingle! (Encore - 10/2/17)

October 2nd, 2017

19:33

How in the world can studying flamingos help humans? And Why in the world are flamingos pink anyway? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas for the Who, What, When, Where Why, How and Wow in the world of fancy flamingos! …

Hot Buttered Popcorn...PEE?!? (Encore - 10/9/17)

October 9th, 2017

16:45

How in the world does hot buttered popcorn smell so good? Where in the world can we find that smell in the wild? And what in the world does PEE have to do with it? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on an epic adventure to …

Brain Freeze! (Encore - 10/16/17)

October 16th, 2017

13:41

What in the world is Brain Freeze? Why in the world does it happen when we're enjoying a cold, tasty treat? And how in the world do we get rid of …

A Case FOR The Giggles (Encore: 10/23/2017)

October 23rd, 2017

13:55

Why in the world do they say that "laughter is the best medicine?" How in the world do you catch a case of the giggles? And what in the world is a Laughing Yogi?! Try not to LOL, as Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas guffaw their …

Stick it Right Here, Sluggo! (Encore - 10/30/17)

October 30th, 2017

22:37

How in the world could a slug help doctors to perform surgery on humans? Where in the world can you find the slug with the stickiest slime? Join …

Hey Onion! You're Makin' Me Cry!

November 6th, 2017

18:29

*NEW EPISODE!* Why in the world do onions make us cry? How in the world does it even work? And what in the world would happen if onions were to lose …

That's NUTS!

November 13th, 2017

20:21

Where in the world do squirrels hide their nuts? And how in the world do they remember where to find them again? Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they get up close and personal with the organizational habits of SQUIRRELS! Who, …

Why Horses Can't Wear Flip Flops

November 20th, 2017

23:22

How in the world did horses get their hooves? What in the world is the difference between their feet and ours? And when in the world did tiny dog-sized horses roam the earth? Join Guy Raz and Mindy for a little trot …

WANTED: Giant Rat For Cracking Coconuts

November 27th, 2017

17:01

Why in the world are coconuts so tough to crack? Where in the world can you find a giant rodent to do it for you? And what in the world did scientists finally discover after 90 years of waiting? Join Guy Raz and Mindy …

Oh My Bleach! Save Our Reef!

December 4th, 2017

28:10

What in the world is coral bleaching? Where in the world is it happening? And how the world are starfish involved? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on …

Totally Spiced Out!

December 11th, 2017

27:20

What in the world makes chili peppers hot? How in the world do we measure their spiciness? And where in the world are kids least likely to get spiced out? Get ready to be SPICED OUT with Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz in our …

3D Printing the Future!

December 18th, 2017

22:27

What in the world can you create with a 3D printer? How in the world does it work? Where in the world is it being used OUT of this world? And WHY in the world is Mindy pouring pancake batter into a laser printer?! Join …

A Dog's Nose Always Knows

December 25th, 2017

24:31

What in the world is a dog's secret sniffing power? How in the world do their noses know more than ours? And why are we putting these noses to work? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas as they explore latest Who, What, When, …

Homegrown Genome

January 1st, 2018

22:05

What in the world is gene editing technology? How in the world could it help certain humans? And why in the world would we use it to bring the past …

BANG! Where'd This Universe Come From?!

January 8th, 2018

31:30

Where in the world did our universe come from? How in the world was it formed? And what in the world happened to ALL of us on August 17th 2017 without any of us even realizing? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on a time …

Stick it Right Here, Sluggo! (Encore - 1/15/18)

January 15th, 2018

22:36

How in the world could a slug help doctors to perform surgery on humans? Where in the world can you find the slug with the stickiest slime? Join …

Recess 101

January 22nd, 2018

19:31

How in the world does recess make us smarter? Where in the world do kids enjoy the most of it? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on an expedition to better understand the science of taking a break! It's the Who, What, When, …

The Total Solar Eclipse (When the Moon Photobombs the Sun) (Encore - 1/29/18)

January 29th, 2018

21:21

What in the world is a Total Solar Eclipse? Why in the world is it so rare? When and Where in the world can we watch it happen? And how in the world …

Invasion of the Sea Pickles (Encore - 2/5/18)

February 5th, 2018

15:48

What in the world is a Sea Pickle? Where in the world can you find them? And Why in the world do scientists refer to them as the 'Unicorn of the Sea?' Join Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz for latest Who, What, When, Where, …

Where Did We Come From? (Encore - 2/12/18)

February 12th, 2018

29:01

Where in in the world did we come from? How in the world did we get here? Who in the world were our ancient ancestors? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas as they travel back in time to discover the history of our big Homo …

Two-Headed Space Worms (Encore - 2/19/18)

February 19th, 2018

21:44

What in the world are Planarian Flatworms? Why in the world did scientists send them on a mission to outer space? And where in the world are their mouths if not on their heads?! Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas for a tale …

Hey Mars! Put A Ring On It!

February 26th, 2018

23:44

One of Mars' moons is on a collision course with the red planet! But don't worry, it won't happen for another 5 million years or so. Join Guy Raz and …

Spaced Out Pen Pal - Part 1

March 5th, 2018

27:21

E-mail is great, but nothing beats a nice, old fashioned, hand written letter. But what do you do when your pen pal lives on the International Space …

Spaced Out Pen Pal - Part 2

March 12th, 2018

26:04

So you're going to visit your pen pal on the the International Space Station. You've got your spacesuit, and now, all you need now is a way to get there! Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on an out of this world adventure …

Anti-Social Animals

March 19th, 2018

31:48

Guy Raz and Mindy look at the social structures of different animal species and see how being antisocial might be a good thing ... if you're a marmot! Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas as they go hike the Alps all in an …

Smart-Bots

March 26th, 2018

32:54

From self-driving cars to chess-playing robots, oh my! Artificial intelligence is all around us, and it's only getting smarter. Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on a computational quest to discover the Who, What, When, …

All-Natural Superheroes Part 1

April 2nd, 2018

22:31

Forget Spiderman, The Hulk and Captain America, there are already thousands of real superheroes already lurking among us; in nature. From heat vision …

All-Natural Superheroes Part 2

April 9th, 2018

28:18

Forget Spiderman, The Hulk and Captain America, there are already thousands of real superheroes already lurking among us; in nature. From heat vision …

Operation Earth: How To Be Cool To A Planet That's Hot

April 16th, 2018

29:15

We've all heard of Climate Change, but what is it, and why is it bad news for planet Earth? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas as they go back in time in an effort to protect our future! It's the Who, What, When, Where, Why, …

Ladies & Germs, Meet The Supervillain Superbugs!

April 23rd, 2018

30:07

Almost 100 years ago Alexander Fleming discovered what would go on to become the world's first antibiotic. Nearly a century later, the bacterial …

Your Crabby Pee Is Scaring Me!

April 30th, 2018

30:25

What's that scent wafting through the murky waters off the coast of Georgia? Well if you're a mud crab, you'll know that it's the smell of fear. But where does it come from? And how do we know? Join Guy Raz & Mindy …

The Very Hungry Black Hole

May 7th, 2018

28:43

Mindy's going to need a few tips if she's going to win the local eating competition. Lucky for her, Guy Raz knows the best eater in the universe! The …

Somefin Smells Fishy In Here! (How Fish Oil Makes Us Smarter) Part 1

May 14th, 2018

23:38

What in the World is that fishy smell coming from Guy Raz's refrigerator? And how in the world could it's contents help us to learn and sleep better? …

Somefin Smells Fishy In Here! (How Fish Oil Makes Us Smarter) Part 2

May 21st, 2018

30:40

After discovering on last week's episode that fish oil contains offishoily fintastic benefits for our brains, Guy Raz and Mindy decide to take the plunge on a wild aquatic adventure to experience HOW in the world fish …

Wow in the World + The Story Pirates in Do You SEE What I HEAR?

May 28th, 2018

38:53

This week, it's a double scoop of our first ever, Wow in the World Podcast Scrambler! In this episode, Guy Raz and Mindy team up with the Story Pirates Podcast to explore the latest science behind SYNESTHESIA!

See …

How To Talk To A Dog

June 4th, 2018

22:22

Is that dog wearing glasses?! Guy Raz has a new four-legged friend, but he's having trouble bonding with him. Good thing Mindy knows the scientifically-proven very best way to talk to dogs! This week learn HOW in the …

EAR YE! EAR YE! How The Shape Of Our Ears Affects The Way We Hear!

June 11th, 2018

23:26

Get ready and prepare those two fleshy little sea shells on the side of your head for the science of sound! That's right, we're talking ear science! Join Guy and Mindy as they explore the who, what, when, where, why, …

Oh Knuck-Crackers! The Science of Poppin' Knuckles

June 18th, 2018

26:11

It's finger poppin' time on Wow in the World, and this week, Mindy and Guy explore the science behind the SNAP, CRACKLE, AND POP of our knuckles! Where in the world is that sound coming from?! Why in the world does it …

Samurai Vs. The Stink: The Science of Invasive Wildlife Species

June 25th, 2018

28:30

Where in the world did all of these hungry stink bugs come from? How in the world can we stop the invasion in time to save our crops? And why in the world are scientists looking at the Samurai Wasp for the answer? Join …

Do Birds Of A Feather Flock Together?

July 2nd, 2018

27:31

Reggie is away on his migration vacation! He's been all over the place; China, Hawaii, New Zealand! But how in the world do our avian friends pull of …

Un-BEE-lievable Bees!

July 6th, 2018

20:10

You won't bee-lieve your ears! Join Detective Mindy and Inspector Raz, an un-bee-table crime fighting duo, as they try to crack the case of the missing bees! It's all in this episode as we explore the Who, What, When, …

Exploding Ants!

July 16th, 2018

21:57

You ant gonna believe this! A new ant species has been discovered in the jungles of Southeast Asia! And while these tiny insects may look similar to the ants we know, they are literally BURSTING surprises! Join Mindy …

The Curious Case of the Everlasting Storm

July 23rd, 2018

25:12

Crash! Crack! Boom! No need to duck and cover during this incredible thunderstorm! It's been going on for hundreds of years! Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they make there way out to Venezuela to hunt down the mysterious and …

Now Watch Me Drip Drip: The Science Of Slower Melting Ice Cream!

July 30th, 2018

21:25

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! But what's up with all the melting on hot summer days? Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they scour the globe in search of a special new ingredient, that's said to prevent ice …

An Aurora Named Steve

August 6th, 2018

24:00

There's a new natural phenomenon in town and he's putting on a light show! Scientists are learning more and more about this mysterious new aurora and have even given it a name! So join Mindy and Guy Raz as they explore …

An Eyebrow Evolution!

August 13th, 2018

26:17

Once upon a time, our earliest human ancestors all had a permanent case of 'angry face' due to the big bony ridges on their foreheads. Over time …

An Intergalactic Interloper!

August 20th, 2018

25:55

It came from another solar system! No, it's not the latest sci-fi summer blockbuster; it's science! Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they explore the Who, …

The Dinosaur With Dandruff

August 27th, 2018

21:59

Don't scritch scratch that itchy, flaky scalp! Take it from the Beipiaosaurus, it doesn't help! Join Mindy and Guy Raz, and a tiny T-Rex as they explore the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the World of the …

How To Sleep Your Way to Victory

September 3rd, 2018

22:43

We all know a good night's sleep is good for our bodies, but did you know it could also increase your odds of winning the big race? Join Guy Raz and …

Spit-Take! The Science Of Saliva And Those Bitter Bites

September 10th, 2018

24:08

Having trouble breaking through the bitter bites of nature's leafiest greens and cocoa beans? Well before you do that spit-take, you may want to chew on this nature's candy just a little longer! New research suggests …

WAIT...WAIT...ARE THOSE MARSHMALLOWS? Why Kids Are Better At Waiting Than Adults

September 17th, 2018

23:46

New scientific research suggests that kids these days are better than grownups when it comes to waiting. WHAT?! Join Mindy and Guy Raz in the waiting room of the dentist's office, as they explore how scientists used …

Totally Spiced Out! (Encore - 9/24/18)

September 24th, 2018

27:19

What in the world makes chili peppers hot? How in the world do we measure their spiciness? And where in the world are kids least likely to get spiced out? Get ready to be SPICED OUT with Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz in our …

3D Printing the Future! (Encore - 10/1/18)

October 1st, 2018

22:28

What in the world can you create with a 3D printer? How in the world does it work? Where in the world is it being used OUT of this world? And WHY in the world is Mindy pouring pancake batter into a laser printer?! Join …

BANG! Where'd this universe come from?! (Encore - 10/8/18)

October 8th, 2018

31:30

What in the world can you create with a 3D printer? How in the world does it work? Where in the world is it being used OUT of this world? And WHY in the world is Mindy pouring pancake batter into a laser printer?! Join …

Your Crabby Pee Is Scaring Me! (Encore - 10/15/18)

October 15th, 2018

30:25

What's that scent wafting through the murky waters off the coast of Georgia? Well if you're a mud crab, you'll know that it's the smell of fear. But where does it come from? And how do we know? Join Guy Raz & Mindy …

EAR YE! EAR YE! How The Shape Of Our Ears Affects The Way We Hear! (Encore - 10/22/18)

October 22nd, 2018

23:27

Get ready and prepare those two fleshy little sea shells on the side of your head for the science of sound! That's right, we're talking ear science! Join Guy and Mindy as they explore the who, what, when, where, why, …

Ladies & Germs, Meet The Supervillain Superbugs! (Encore - 10/29/18)

October 29th, 2018

30:07

Almost 100 years ago, Alexander Fleming discovered what would go on to become the world's first antibiotic. Nearly a century later, the bacterial …

Why Horses Can't Wear Flip Flops (Encore - 11/5/18)

November 5th, 2018

23:23

How in the world did horses get their hooves? What in the world is the difference between their feet and ours? And when in the world did tiny dog-sized horses roam the earth? Join Guy Raz and Mindy for a little trot …

Exploding Ants! (Encore - 11/12/18)

November 12th, 2018

21:57

You ant gonna believe this! A new ant species has been discovered in the jungles of Southeast Asia! And while these tiny insects may look similar to the ants we know, they are literally BURSTING surprises! Join Mindy …

The Very Hungry Black Hole (Encore - 11/19/18)

November 19th, 2018

28:44

Mindy's going to need a few tips if she's going to win the local eating competition, lucky for her, Guy Raz knows the best eater in the universe! The …

A Dog's Nose Always Knows (Encore - 11/26/18)

November 26th, 2018

24:33

What in the world is a dog's secret sniffing power? How in the world do their noses know more than ours? And why are we putting these noses to work? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas as they explore latest Who, What, When, …

Extreme Makeover: Spider Edition

December 3rd, 2018

27:27

Lights, Camera and Action! Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they go behind the scenes on the hottest new matchmaking show in the animal kingdom; "Date or …

The Karate Kickin' Cockroach

December 10th, 2018

22:20

Mindy signs Guy Raz and herself up for a karate lesson! But when she starts talking about cockroaches, jewel wasps, and zombies, Guy Raz quickly realizes that this is not going to be your typical karate class. What in …

An Elevator To The Stars!

December 17th, 2018

26:38

Welcome to another toe tapping episode of Wow in the World! Guy Raz is off to listen to the latest and greatest in world of elevator music and Mindy tags along for the ride! But this music isn't just for any elevator. …

The Cubic Scoop on Wombat Poop!

December 24th, 2018

28:12

Poop to the power of 3? Rubik's Poop? Poop cubed?! We're talking wombats and the unusually shaped blocks of scat they leave behind! But HOW? And WHY? Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they travel to an Australian "Pooseum" to …

The Zen of Video Games

December 31st, 2018

25:42

Stressed? Anxious? Is your life going bonkerballs?! May we suggest ... video games! A recent study has shown that certain video games may help alleviate stress in times of high anxiety. To test out this theory Mindy and …

Exploding Ants! (Encore - 1/7/19)

January 7th, 2019

21:57

You ANT gonna believe this! A new ant species has been discovered in the jungles of Southeast Asia! And while these tiny insects may look similar to the ants we know, they are literally BURSTING surprises! Join Mindy …

Now Watch Me Drip Drip: The Science Of Slower Melting Ice Cream! (Encore - 1/14/19)

January 14th, 2019

21:25

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! But what's up with all the melting on hot summer days? Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they scour the globe in search of a special new ingredient, that's said to prevent ice …

Two-Headed Space Worms (Encore - 1/21/19)

January 21st, 2019

21:44

What in the world are Planarian Flatworms? Why in the world did scientists send them on a mission to outer space? And where in the world are their mouths if not on their heads?! Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas for a tale …

Back-To-School: Recess 101 (Encore - 1/28/19)

January 28th, 2019

19:31

How in the world does recess make us smarter? Where in the world do kids enjoy the most of it? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on an expedition to better understand the science of taking a break! It's the Who, What, When, …

Duck Duck Poop - A Tale Of Symbiosis

February 4th, 2019

26:31

It's time for the regional library Story Slam Potluck & Pajama Party, and the gang's all here! First up, it's Mindy, with a non-fiction story …

Long Live Lonesome George! - The Mysterious Genome Of A Giant Tortoise

February 11th, 2019

26:48

80 years old? 100 years old? 400 years old?! Some animals live for a really long time, which means that things are getting pretty crowded at Reggie's …

Heeeere Foodie Foodie Foodie! - Edible Insects Are On The Menu!

February 18th, 2019

25:14

It's that time of year! The annual public radio food truck festival! Mindy has slapped a new logo on her dilapidated ice cream truck and joins in the festivities with a new twist on Gramma G-Force's famous "Sloppy G's!" …

So Cute You Can't Even! - The Science Of Cute Aggression

February 25th, 2019

27:34

Do you have a face so cute that people want to pinch your cheeks? Does the sight of a baby piglet snuggling up to a newborn baby make you want to kick down a door and run away screaming? Have you ever uttered the words, …

1+2=3? Just Ask A BEE! - The Scientific Buzz On Bees & Math

March 4th, 2019

21:38

What in the world is a Fibonacci Sequence? Where in the world can you spot one in the wild? And why in the world is that BEE adding and subtracting at the lightening speed of a child?! Join Guy Raz and Mindy as they …

Bored Out Of Your Bonkerballs? - Why Having Nothing To Do Can Be Good For You!

March 11th, 2019

25:49

Bored out of your bonkerballs with nothing to do? Turns out, being bored can be good for you! A new study from the United Kingdom suggests that periods of boredom are crucial for anyone looking to get their creativity …

Horsefly Don't Bother Me! - The Dazzling Mystery Of Zebra Stripes

March 18th, 2019

27:26

Guy Raz and his horse Bucky just got back from a frustrating riding lesson. Mindy is on the roof of her gingerbread mansion dressed as a horsefly. And Dennis is, well....just being Dennis. And before this episode is …

Hey Baby Island, How'd You Get Here? - When Underwater Volcanoes Grow UP!

March 25th, 2019

31:18

If you could take one item to a desert island what would it be? A pacifier? A rattle? How about a diaper? Well that might be just what you need if …

Song Of The Singing Mouse

April 1st, 2019

27:28

What do humans, bottlenose dolphins, and the singing mice of the Costa Rican cloud forests have in common? Well according to a new scientific study, …

And The Winner Is...RICEQUAKE!

April 8th, 2019

21:29

You might think that rice krispies belong in the kitchen, but as Guy Raz and Mindy find out at the Annual Nom Nom Foodie Awards, they also belong on the big screen and in the lab! Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they discover …

MY ASTEROID IS BLOWING UP!

April 15th, 2019

27:22

Imagine a giant asteroid is out in space and headed on a collision course with planet Earth. Your mission, is to annihilate this giant mass of space …

Here Comes The Sun-Powered Energy!

April 22nd, 2019

28:17

It's Cyber Funday on Wow in the World, and Mindy is taking full advantage of all the good deals! Sales on everything thing she's ever wanted and …

Drop That Beat and Cut The Cheese...For Science!

April 29th, 2019

26:46

Would you care for a little brie marinated in hip hop? How about some cheddar dipped in rock and roll? Swiss serenaded by an up-beat pop classic! …

Pull A Face! The Science Of Four-Legged Facial Mimicry

May 6th, 2019

28:05

Hook your fingers in your cheeks, push your nose up with your thumb and strap yourselves in as Mindy and Guy head to the Interspecies Face Pulling …

An UnFROGettable Day At the Museum of Wow!

May 13th, 2019

26:46

The Museum of Wow just opened its new amphibian exhibit, and everyone from pollywogs to old croaks agree that the new discoveries featured there are …

Getting Nosey About the Science of Smell: Why Different Sniffs Get Different Whiffs!

May 20th, 2019

29:30

Scientists have long known that different people experience different smells, well...differently! But Why? And How? Join Mindy and Guy Raz in their new backyard Ol'Factory of bottled up odors, as they explore the Who, …

Scaredy Sharks & The Science of Fear

May 27th, 2019

26:06

Darkness? Orcas? Turns out, everyone's afraid of something! Even the Great White Shark, the most fearsome predator in the seven seas! But afraid of what? And why? And how can this fear impact the rest of the ocean? Join …

Dinosaurs Take Flight! How Birds Evolved To Fly

June 3rd, 2019

29:15

What in the world can a giant ostrich and a prehistoric dinosaur tell us about the evolution of flight? Join Mindy, Guy Raz, a dino robot, and …

A Sunbrella For The Planet

June 10th, 2019

23:31

Summer days are getting hotter and hotter! For us humans, it's as easy as drinking a cool glass of water, lathering ourselves in sunscreen and …

G-Force Vs. Wasabi: How The Brain Registers Pain

June 17th, 2019

23:34

It's time for another spicy smack down in the world of Wow, and this time Gramma G-Force and a Naked Mole Rat go head to head in a battle …

An Eyebrow Evolution! (Encore - 6/24/19)

June 24th, 2019

26:17

Once upon a time, our earliest human ancestors all had a permanent case of 'angry face' due to the big bony ridges on their foreheads. Over time …

Brain Freeze! (Encore - 7/1/19)

July 1st, 2019

13:41

What in the world is Brain Freeze? Why in the world does it happen when we're enjoying a cold, tasty treat? And how in the world do we get rid of …

Un-BEE-lievable Bees! (Encore - 7/8/19)

July 8th, 2019

20:10

You won't bee-lieve your ears! Join Detective Mindy and Inspector Raz, an un-bee-table crime fighting duo, as they try to crack the case of the missing bees! It's all in this episode as we explore the Who, What, When, …

Now Watch Me Drip Drip: The Science Of Slower Melting Ice Cream

July 15th, 2019

21:29

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! But what's up with all the melting on hot summer days? Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they scour the globe in search of a special new ingredient, that's said to prevent ice …

Your Crabby Pee Is Scaring Me! (Encore - 7/22/19)

July 22nd, 2019

30:25

What's that scent wafting through the murky waters off the coast of Georgia? Well if you're a mud crab, you'll know that it's the smell of fear. But where does it come from? And how do we know? Join Guy Raz & Mindy …

WAIT...WAIT...ARE THOSE MARSHMALLOWS? Why Kids Are Better At Waiting Than Adults (Encore - 7/29/19)

July 29th, 2019

23:46

New scientific research suggests that kids these days are better than grownups when it comes to waiting. WHAT?! Join Mindy and Guy Raz in the waiting room of the dentist's office, as they explore how scientists used …

How To Talk To A Dog (Encore - 8/5/19)

August 5th, 2019

22:22

Is that dog wearing glasses?! Guy Raz has a new four-legged friend, but he's having trouble bonding with him. Good thing Mindy knows the scientifically-proven very best way to talk to dogs! This week learn HOW in the …

Spit-Take! The Science Of Saliva And Those Bitter Bites (Encore - 8/12/19)

August 12th, 2019

24:09

Having trouble breaking through the bitter bites of nature's leafiest greens and cocoa beans? Well before you do that spit-take, you may want to chew on this nature's candy just a little longer! New research suggests …

Wow in the World + The Story Pirates in Do You SEE What I HEAR? (Encore - 8/19/19)

August 19th, 2019

38:54

This week, it's a double scoop of our first ever, Wow in the World Podcast Scrambler! In this episode, Guy Raz and Mindy team up with the Story Pirates Podcast to explore the latest science behind SYNESTHESIA! Taste …

Smart-Bots (Encore - 8/26/19)

August 26th, 2019

32:54

From self-driving cars to chess playing robots, oh my! Artificial intelligence is all around us, and it's only getting smarter. Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on a computational quest to discover the Who, What, When, …

Heeeere Foodie Foodie Foodie! - Edible Insects Are On The Menu! (Encore - 9/2/19)

September 2nd, 2019

25:14

It's that time of year! The annual public radio food truck festival! Mindy has slapped a new logo on her dilapidated ice cream truck and joins in the festivities with a new twist on Gramma G-Force's famous "Sloppy G's!" …

The Very Hungry Black Hole (Encore - 9/9/19)

September 9th, 2019

28:44

Mindy's going to need a few tips if she's going to win the local eating competition, lucky for her, Guy Raz knows the best eater in the universe! The …

Back-To-School: Recess 101 (Encore - 9/16/19)

September 16th, 2019

19:31

How in the world does recess make us smarter? Where in the world do kids enjoy the most of it? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on an expedition to better understand the science of taking a break! It's the Who, What, When, …

Operation Earth: How to Be Cool To A Planet That's Hot (Encore - 9/23/19)

September 23rd, 2019

29:16

We've all heard of Climate Change, but what is it, and why is it bad news for planet Earth? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas as they go back in time in an effort to protect our future! It's the Who, What, When, Where, Why, …

The Karate Kickin' Cockroach (Encore - 9/30/19)

September 30th, 2019

22:19

Mindy signs Guy Raz and herself up for a karate lesson! But when she starts talking about cockroaches, jewel wasps, and zombies, Guy Raz quickly realizes that this is not going to be your typical karate class. What in …

An Elevator to the Stars! (Encore - 10/7/19)

October 7th, 2019

26:40

Welcome to another toe tapping episode of Wow in the World! Guy Raz is off to listen to the latest and greatest in world of elevator music and Mindy tags along for the ride! But this music isn't just for any elevator. …

Hey Onion! You're Makin' Me Cry! (Encore - 10/14/19)

October 14th, 2019

18:30

Why in the world do onions make us cry? How in the world does it even work? And what in the world would happen if onions were to lose this special …

Two-Headed Space Worms (Encore - 10/21/19)

October 21st, 2019

21:45

What in the world are Planarian Flatworms? Why in the world did scientists send them on a mission to outer space? And where in the world are their mouths if not on their heads?! Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas for a tale …

Extreme Makeover: Spider Edition (Encore - 10/28/19)

October 28th, 2019

27:27

Lights, Camera and Action! Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they go behind the scenes on the hottest new matchmaking show in the animal kingdom; "Date or …

The Cubic Scoop on Wombat Poop! (Encore - 11/4/19)

November 4th, 2019

28:12

Poop to the power of 3? Rubik's Poop? Poop cubed?! We're talking wombats and the unusually shaped blocks of scat they leave behind! But HOW? And WHY? Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they travel to an Australian "Pooseum" to …

So Cute You Can't Even! - The Science Of Cute Aggression (Encore - 11/11/19)

November 11th, 2019

27:34

Do you have a face so cute that people want to pinch your cheeks? Does the sight of a baby piglet snuggling up to a newborn baby make you want to kick down a door and run away screaming? Have you ever uttered the words, …

Horsefly Don't Bother Me! - The Dazzling Mystery Of Zebra Stripes (Encore - 11/18/19)

November 18th, 2019

26:22

Guy Raz and his horse Bucky just got back from a frustrating riding lesson. Mindy is on the roof of her gingerbread mansion dressed as a horsefly. And Dennis is, well....just being Dennis. And before this episode is …

Drop That Beat and Cut The Cheese...For Science! (Encore - 11/25/19)

November 25th, 2019

26:46

Would you care for a little brie marinated in hip hop? How about some cheddar dipped in rock and roll? Swiss serenaded by an up-beat pop classic! …

Growling Ghost-Crabs

December 2nd, 2019

22:49

Are you spooked by things that go bump, eeek and growl in the middle of the night? Have no fear! Mindy and the 'Ghost-Catchers' are here! What starts out as a paranormal phenomenon slowly turns into a scientific …

Rat Race!

December 9th, 2019

25:51

Lab rats, start your engines! What in the world happened when scientists created tiny rodent-sized cars and taught rats how to drive? And why in the world are these four-legged creatures using their newfound freedom to …

Hugomatic 3000 And The Future of Soft Robotics

December 16th, 2019

23:33

Sometimes, the cold, metallic touch of a robot doesn't quite cut it; whether that be when studying small, delicate jellyfish in the wild ... or …

100th Episode! A Scientific Songtacular

December 23rd, 2019

30:58

From pop to hip-hop and from disco to techno, humans love music! Monkeys on the other hand...well, that's a completely different question! Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they experiment with their new invention that turns …

The Rise And Fall of Static Man

December 30th, 2019

26:55

A 2,500 year old mystery solved! Scientists have finally answered the age-old question of how friction leads to static electricity. But it's not all …

Totally Spiced Out! (encore)

January 6th, 2020

27:20

What in the world makes chili peppers hot? How in the world do we measure their spiciness? And where in the world are kids least likely to get spiced out? Get ready to be SPICED OUT with Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz in our …

Duck Duck Poop! - A Tale Of Symbiosis (encore)

January 13th, 2020

26:31

It's time for the regional library Story Slam Potluck & Pajama Party, and the gang's all here! First up, it's Mindy, with a non-fiction story …

Bored Out Of Your Bonkerballs? (encore)

January 20th, 2020

25:49

Bored out of your bonkerballs with nothing to do? Turns out, being bored can be good for you! A new study from the United Kingdom suggests that periods of boredom are crucial for anyone looking to get their creativity …

Song Of The Singing Mouse (encore)

January 27th, 2020

27:28

What do humans, bottlenose dolphins, and the singing mice of the Costa Rican cloud forests have in common? Well according to a new scientific study, …

MY ASTEROID IS BLOWING UP! (encore)

February 3rd, 2020

27:22

Imagine a giant asteroid is out in space and headed on a collision course with planet Earth. Your mission, is to annihilate this giant mass of space …

An UnFROGettable Day At the Museum of Wow! (encore)

February 10th, 2020

26:47

The Museum of Wow just opened its new amphibian exhibit and everyone from pollywogs to old croaks agree that the new discoveries featured there are …

Good Habitat Keeping

February 17th, 2020

22:49

Guy and Mindy go on a home tour of some of the strangest homes and habitats in the animal kingdom. And the one that stops them in their tracks was …

Betelgeuse! Betelgeuse! Betelgeuse! An Outer Space SUPERNOVA

February 24th, 2020

24:18

One of the brightest stars in the sky, Betelgeuse, has been getting dimmer and dimmer. Could this be a sign that the young star is about to explode? …

Underwater Nit-Pickin': Cleaner Shrimp And Why Big Fish Won't Eat Them

March 2nd, 2020

27:48

Mindy is feeling the entrepreneurial spirit as she opens up a "Nit-Pickin'" stand to pluck the lice from her neighbors' heads. When Guy Raz asks her about her business model for this new enterprise, she replies by …

The Buzz on Bee Barf! Sticky Science Behind Bumblebee Vomit

March 16th, 2020

28:27

Once upon a time, scientists believed that bees chose plants with the sweetest nectar. But new research shows that there's actually more to the story. Join Mindy and Guy Raz for an epic tale of one Gramma BEE-Force, and …

INTRODUCING Two Whats?! And A Wow!

March 23rd, 2020

6:32

Why is Mindy stacking on ALL of her sweaters at the same time? And what does it have to do with GIRAFFES? We've got questions AND answers on this brand new game show, where we challenge YOU to spot the fact from the …

Listen To Your Mummy!

March 23rd, 2020

23:23

A voice is calling from beyond the grave! Scientists from England have used computer modeling, a couple of CAT scans and a 3D printer to recreate the …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Freezing Factoids

March 24th, 2020

8:26

Why is Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion covered in an anti-dandruff hair conditioner? And what does this have to do with ANTARCTICA? We've got questions and AND answers on today's chilly round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! It's …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Ear, There, And Everywhere

March 25th, 2020

7:48

Why is there an ear-wax statue of Guy Raz hanging out in Mindy's Gingerbread house? And what does this have to do with pigeon and grasshopper EARS? We've got questions AND answers on today's ear-riffic round of Two …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Out Of This World

March 26th, 2020

8:58

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz throwing the Solar System a tea party? And why won't Mercury sit still!? Find out what in the world this has to do with the …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Crustacean Station

March 27th, 2020

8:51

Why is Mindy using her lobster claw machine to try to get a plush crayfish? And what can this possibly have to do with the science of CRUSTACEANS? We've got questions AND answers on today's fishy round of Two Whats?! …

Laughter In A Can: How Our Brains Interpret Funny Business

March 30th, 2020

22:35

What in the wow is "canned laughter" and how in the world does it work? Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they explore the funny business of our brains on canned laughs! It's the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Colorful Wows

March 31st, 2020

8:11

Why is Mindy squeezing beets into her frosting for her gingerbread walls? And what does this have to do with the science of COLORS? We've got …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Hair We Go!

April 1st, 2020

8:12

Why is Mindy playing basketball with a ball covered in hair? And what does that have to do with the science of HAIR? We've got questions AND answers on today's hair-raising round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Save It For A Rainy Day

April 2nd, 2020

9:22

Why is Guy Raz's meteorologist audition disrupted by a rainstorm inside Mindy's gingerbread mansion? And what does this have to do with the science …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Inventoritos

April 3rd, 2020

8:27

Why does Mindy have toenail clipping shoes? And what does this have to do with the science of INVENTIONS? We've got questions AND answers on today's inventive round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to …

Mini-Moon!

April 6th, 2020

22:11

It's a Bird! It's A Plane! It's a....MINI MOON orbiting around Planet Earth!? That's right! For the past year or more, we here on earth, have had TWO moons! Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they go galaxy gazing to witness …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Metamorphosis Gym

April 7th, 2020

8:49

Why are there caterpillars running on treadmills in Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion? And what does this have to do with science behind METAMORPHOSIS? …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Don't Sweat It!

April 8th, 2020

8:13

Why is Mindy rollerblading around her Gingerbread Mansion wearing a trash bag? And what does this have to do with the science behind SWEAT? We've got …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Sssnakes!

April 9th, 2020

9:08

Who did Mindy just hire to be her new librarian of her library? And what does it have to do with the science of SNAKES? We've got questions AND answers on today's sssensational round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Heart Beatz

April 10th, 2020

8:31

Why does Guy Raz love a hit song written by Gramma G-Force? And what does it have to do with the science of HEARTS? We've got questions AND answers on today's heart-racing round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Nice-Off! Cats Vs. Dogs

April 13th, 2020

24:15

It's a rivalry that goes back as far as time itself; Cats vs. Dogs! For the past 10,000 years dogs have held the title of "Man's Best Friend," but scientifically speaking, are dogs any more friendlier than your average …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Coronavirus

April 14th, 2020

8:57

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz playing imaginary games? And what does this have to do with the CORONAVIRUS? We've got questions AND answers on today's informative round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Vegetable Interrogation

April 15th, 2020

9:58

Why is Mindy interrogating a zucchini? And what does this have to do with the science of VEGETABLES? We've got questions AND answers on today's informative round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Worm is the Word

April 16th, 2020

8:49

Why is there a worm dance competition happening in Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion? And what does this have to do with the science of WORMS? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's wiggly round of Two Whats?! And …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Breakfast With The Continents

April 17th, 2020

8:59

Why are all seven continents eating breakfast at Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion? And what does this have to do with the science of the CONTINENTS? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's earth-shattering round …

Ah, BATS!

April 20th, 2020

27:25

What in the world does Guy Raz's new micro house have in common with a tree hollow for vampire bats? And how in the world can humans learn about …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Can You Dig It

April 21st, 2020

8:22

Why is Mindy talking with a 90 million year old lizard fish fossil about feelings? And what does this have to do with the science of FOSSILS? We've …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Do The Math!

April 22nd, 2020

9:49

Why are there buzzing bees getting ready to compete in Mindy's Math Bee? And what does this have to do with MATH!? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's ground-breaking round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - It's All Slang to Me!

April 23rd, 2020

9:10

Why does Mindy's language Machine keep talking nonsense? And what does this have to do with the science of LANGUAGE? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's ground-breaking round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Just Joking Around

April 24th, 2020

9:21

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz telling jokes to make a cake? And what does this have to do with the science of COMEDY? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's ground-breaking round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

What's Slower Than Slow?

April 27th, 2020

28:11

Sloths, snails and salamanders, when it comes to slow animals there's a bunch of different animals to choose from. But there's one animal that stands out above all the rest when it comes to being very ... very ... slow. …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Full Moon Rising

April 28th, 2020

8:08

Why is Mindy inviting the moon to a party? And what does this have to do with the science of FULL MOONS? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's bright round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Taste Bud Retirement

April 29th, 2020

8:31

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz celebrating their taste buds' retirement? And what does this have to do with the science of TASTE BUDS? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's delicious round of Two Whats?! And A …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Penguin Take-Off

April 30th, 2020

9:05

Why is there a plane in Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion?! And what does that have to do with PENGUINS?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's waddlin' round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Volcan-OH NO!

May 1st, 2020

8:00

Why is there orange soda exploding all over Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion?! And what does that have to do with VOLCANOES?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's eruptive round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Are You Smarter Than A Toilet?

May 4th, 2020

24:52

Are you tired of the same old toilet? Mindy is! And thanks to a team of engineers at Stanford University, a newer, smarter, toilet is on the horizon! …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Larger Than Life

May 5th, 2020

8:46

Why is the huge ball of quinoa in Mindy's Gingerbread house? And what does that have to do with the World's Largest rubber duck and organism? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's gigantic round of Two …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Like No Otter

May 6th, 2020

8:52

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz preparing to eat 15 pounds of food? And what does that have to do with otters?! We've got the questions AND the answers on an-otter round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Strut It!

May 7th, 2020

8:30

Why is there an ostrich on Mindy's catwalk? And what does that have to do with animal movement?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's wiggling round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - The Stars of Space

May 8th, 2020

8:50

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz filling out job applications? And what does that have to do with astronauts?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's galactic round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you …

Oobleck! Make Up Your Mind!

May 11th, 2020

27:40

It's swim time in the neighborhood, and Mindy is getting ready to fill her pool! Will she fill it with a liquid, a solid, or both?! Join Mindy, Guy …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - I Have A Need For Trees

May 12th, 2020

9:45

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz in the forest with a microphone? And what does that have to do with the science of trees?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's tall round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - You're Not That Bald, Eagles

May 13th, 2020

8:42

Why is Mindy cutting off her eyebrows? And what does that have to do with eagles?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's soaring round of Two Whats!? And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Head in the Clouds

May 14th, 2020

9:23

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz binge-watching the sky?! And what does this have to do with the science of clouds?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's fluffy round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Blink and You'll Miss It!

May 15th, 2020

8:55

Why is Guy Raz wearing a new pair of glasses Mindy made? And what does this have to do with the science of blinking?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's eye-opening round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

The Early Bird Gets The...Bag Of Chips?!

May 18th, 2020

26:34

Why in the world are birds eating sugar packets and bags of chips? And what in the world does it mean for their survival as a species? Join Mindy, Guy Raz, and Reggie at the Flock of Feathers Forum as they learn all …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Metallic-wha?!

May 19th, 2020

9:30

Why does Guy Raz think Mindy is starting a heavy metal band? And what does this have to do with the science behind metals?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's shiny round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Wildest Dreams

May 20th, 2020

9:05

Why was Mindy a maple syrup donut last night?! And what does this have to do with the science of dreams?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's dreamy round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Kangaroo, How Do You Do?

May 21st, 2020

8:58

Why is Guy Raz worried that Mindy's ice cream will melt in her jeans?! And what does this have to do with kangaroos?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's hopping round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Cry-Thru

May 22nd, 2020

8:54

Why is Mindy selling puppy dog calendars from her window? And what does this have to do with the science of tears?! We've got the questions AND the …

What in the Wow?! The Science of Awe

May 25th, 2020

27:11

It's the season 4 finale! Why in the world has Mindy has turned her old ice cream truck into a mini museum of Wow on Wheels? And how in the world …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Butt Bubble Breathing

May 26th, 2020

9:28

Why does Mindy want Guy Raz to model his scuba gear after aquatic beetles? And what does this have to do with the science of breathing?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's breath-taking round of Two …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Sweat Like A Pig

May 27th, 2020

8:47

Why is Guy Raz confused about Mindy's latest opinion piece for Reggie's newsletter? And what does this have to do with pigs?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's oinking round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - What's That Smell?

May 28th, 2020

8:09

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz investigating Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion? And what does this have to do with smells?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's smelly round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Peanut Butter Diamonds

May 29th, 2020

7:30

In the season finale of Two Whats?! and A Wow! Mindy and Guy Raz are trying to turn peanut butter into... diamonds?! We've got answers AND challenges for you on today's sparkly round of Two Whats?! And A Wow!

See Privacy …

Extreme Makeover: Spider Edition (encore)

June 1st, 2020

27:25

Lights, Camera and Action! Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they go behind the scenes on the hottest new matchmaking show in the animal kingdom; "Date or …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Freezing Factoids And Fallacies

June 2nd, 2020

8:26

Why is Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion covered in an anti-dandruff hair conditioner? And what does this have to do with ANTARCTICA? We've got questions and AND answers on today's chilly round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! It's …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Ear, There, And Everywhere (encore)

June 3rd, 2020

7:47

Why is there an ear-wax statue of Guy Raz hanging out in Mindy's Gingerbread house? And what does this have to do with pigeon and grasshopper EARS? We've got questions AND answers on today's ear-riffic round of Two …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Out Of This World (encore)

June 4th, 2020

8:57

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz throwing the Solar System a tea party? And why won't Mercury sit still!? Find out what in the world this has to do with the …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Crustacean Station (encore)

June 5th, 2020

8:51

Why is Mindy using her lobster claw machine to try to get a plush crayfish? And what can this possibly have to do with the science of CRUSTACEANS? We've got questions AND answers on today's fishy round of Two Whats?! …

The Karate Kickin' Cockroach (encore)

June 8th, 2020

26:28

Mindy signs Guy Raz and herself up for a karate lesson! But when she starts talking about cockroaches, jewel wasps, and zombies, Guy Raz quickly realizes that this is not going to be your typical karate class. What in …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Colorful Wows (encore)

June 9th, 2020

8:10

Why is Mindy squeezing beets into her frosting for her gingerbread walls? And what does this have to do with the science of COLORS? We've got …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Hair We Go! (encore)

June 10th, 2020

8:12

Why is Mindy playing basketball with a ball covered in hair? And what does that have to do with the science of HAIR? We've got questions AND answers on today's hair-raising round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow!- Save It For A Rainy Day (encore)

June 11th, 2020

9:21

Why is Guy Raz's meteorologist audition disrupted by a rainstorm inside Mindy's gingerbread mansion? And what does this have to do with the science …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Inventoritos (encore)

June 12th, 2020

8:26

Why does Mindy have toenail clipping shoes? And what does this have to do with the science of INVENTIONS? We've got questions AND answers on today's inventive round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to …

An Elevator to the Stars! (encore)

June 15th, 2020

30:11

Welcome to another toe tapping episode of Wow in the World! Guy Raz is off to listen to the latest and greatest in world of elevator music and Mindy tags along for the ride! But this music isn't just for any elevator. …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Metamorphosis Gym (encore)

June 16th, 2020

8:48

Why are there caterpillars running on treadmills in Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion? And what does this have to do with science behind METAMORPHOSIS? …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Don't Sweat It! (encore)

June 17th, 2020

8:11

Why is Mindy rollerblading around her Gingerbread Mansion wearing a trash bag? And what does this have to do with the science behind SWEAT? We've got …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Sssnakes! (encore)

June 18th, 2020

9:07

Who did Mindy just hire to be her new librarian of her library? And what does it have to do with the science of SNAKES? We've got questions AND answers on today's sssensational round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Heart Beatz (encore)

June 19th, 2020

8:30

Why does Guy Raz love a hit song written by Gramma G-Force? And what does it have to do with the science of HEARTS? We've got questions AND answers on today's heart-racing round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Gaming Your Way to Zen (encore)

June 22nd, 2020

25:40

Stressed? Anxious? Is your life going bonkerballs?! May we suggest ... video games! A recent study has shown that certain video games may help alleviate stress in times of high anxiety. To test out this theory Mindy and …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Coronavirus (encore)

June 23rd, 2020

8:57

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz playing imaginary games? And what does this have to do with the CORONAVIRUS? We've got questions AND answers on today's informative round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Vegetable Interrogation (encore)

June 24th, 2020

9:57

Why is Mindy interrogating a zucchini? And what does this have to do with the science of VEGETABLES? We've got questions AND answers on today's informative round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Worm is the Word (encore)

June 25th, 2020

9:07

Why is there a worm dance competition happening in Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion? And what does this have to do with the science of WORMS? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's wiggly round of Two Whats?! And …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Breakfast With The Continents (encore)

June 26th, 2020

8:57

Why are all seven continents eating breakfast at Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion? And what does this have to do with the science of the CONTINENTS? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's earth-shattering round …

Heeeere Foodie Foodie Foodie! (encore)

June 29th, 2020

30:01

It's that time of year! The annual public radio food truck festival! Mindy has slapped a new logo on her dilapidated ice cream truck and joins in the festivities with a new twist on Gramma G-Force's famous "Sloppy G's!" …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Can You Dig It (encore)

June 30th, 2020

8:21

Why is Mindy talking with a 90 million year old lizard fish fossil about feelings? And what does this have to do with the science of FOSSILS? We've …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Do The Math! (encore)

July 1st, 2020

9:49

Why are there buzzing bees getting ready to compete in Mindy's Math Bee? And what does this have to do with MATH!? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's ground-breaking round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - It's All Slang to Me! (encore)

July 2nd, 2020

9:09

Why does Mindy's Slanguage Machine keep talking nonsense? And what does this have to do with the science of LANGUAGE? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's ground-breaking round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Just Joking Around (encore)

July 3rd, 2020

9:21

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz telling jokes to make a cake? And what does this have to do with the science of COMEDY? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's ground-breaking round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

1+2=3? Just Ask A BEE! - The Scientific Buzz On Bees & Math (encore)

July 6th, 2020

25:23

What in the world is a Fibonacci Sequence? Where in the world can you spot one in the wild? And why in the world is that BEE adding and subtracting at the lightening speed of a child?! Join Guy Raz and Mindy as they …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Full Moon Rising (encore)

July 7th, 2020

8:08

Why is Mindy inviting the moon to a party? And what does this have to do with the science of FULL MOONS? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's bright round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Taste Bud Retirement (encore)

July 8th, 2020

8:31

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz celebrating their taste buds' retirement? And what does this have to do with the science of TASTE BUDS? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's delicious round of Two Whats?! And A …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Penguin Take-Off (encore)

July 9th, 2020

9:05

Why is there a plane in Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion?! And what does that have to do with PENGUINS?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's waddlin' round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Volcan-OH NO! (encore)

July 10th, 2020

7:59

Why is there orange soda exploding all over Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion?! And what does that have to do with VOLCANOES?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's eruptive round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Dinosaurs Take Flight! How Birds Evolved To Fly (encore)

July 13th, 2020

32:54

What in the world can a giant ostrich and a prehistoric dinosaur tell us about the evolution of flight? Join Mindy, Guy Raz, a dino robot, and …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Larger Than Life (encore)

July 14th, 2020

8:45

Why is the huge ball of quinoa in Mindy's Gingerbread house? And what does that have to do with the World's Largest rubber duck and organism? We've got the questions AND the answers on today's gigantic round of Two …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Like No Otter (encore)

July 15th, 2020

8:51

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz preparing to eat 15 pounds of food? And what does that have to do with otters?! We've got the questions AND the answers on an-otter round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Strut It! (encore)

July 16th, 2020

8:30

Why is there an ostrich on Mindy's catwalk? And what does that have to do with animal movement?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's wiggling round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - The Stars of Space (encore)

July 17th, 2020

8:50

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz filling out job applications? And what does that have to do with astronauts?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's galactic round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you …

And the winner is...RICEQUAKE! (encore)

July 20th, 2020

21:28

You might think that rice krispies belong in the kitchen, but as Guy Raz and Mindy find out at the Annual Nom Nom Foodie Awards, they also belong on the big screen and in the lab! Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they discover …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - I Have A Need For Trees (encore)

July 21st, 2020

9:40

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz in the forest with a microphone? And what does that have to do with the science of trees?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's tall round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - You're Not That Bald, Eagles (encore)

July 22nd, 2020

8:42

Why is Mindy cutting off her eyebrows? And what does that have to do with eagles?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's soaring round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Head in the Clouds (encore)

July 23rd, 2020

9:23

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz binge-watching the sky?! And what does this have to do with the science of clouds?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's fluffy round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Blink and You'll Miss It! (encore)

July 24th, 2020

8:55

Why is Guy Raz wearing a new pair of glasses Mindy made? And what does this have to do with the science of blinking?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's eye-opening round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Pull A Face! The Science Of Four-Legged Facial Mimicry (encore)

July 27th, 2020

28:05

Hook your fingers in your cheeks, push your nose up with your thumb and strap yourselves in as Mindy and Guy head to the Interspecies Face Pulling …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Metallic-wha?! (encore)

July 28th, 2020

9:30

Why does Guy Raz think Mindy is starting a heavy metal band? And what does this have to do with the science behind metals?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's shiny round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Wildest Dreams (encore)

July 29th, 2020

9:05

Why was Mindy a maple syrup donut last night?! And what does this have to do with the science of dreams?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's dreamy round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Kangaroo, How Do You Do? (encore)

July 30th, 2020

8:58

Why is Guy Raz worried that Mindy's ice cream will melt in her jeans?! And what does this have to do with kangaroos?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's hopping round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Cry-Thru (encore)

July 31st, 2020

8:53

Why is Mindy selling puppy dog calendars from her window? And what does this have to do with the science of tears?! We've got the questions AND the …

Here Comes The Sun-Powered Energy! (encore)

August 3rd, 2020

32:11

It's Cyber Funday on Wow in the World, and Mindy is taking full advantage of all the good deals! Sales on everything thing she's ever wanted and …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Butt Bubble Breathing (encore)

August 4th, 2020

9:27

Why does Mindy want Guy Raz to model his scuba gear after aquatic beetles? And what does this have to do with the science of breathing?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's breath-taking round of Two …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Sweat Like A Pig (encore)

August 5th, 2020

8:47

Why is Guy Raz confused about Mindy's latest opinion piece for Reggie's newsletter? And what does this have to do with pigs?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's oinking round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - What's That Smell? (encore)

August 6th, 2020

8:09

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz investigating Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion? And what does this have to do with smells?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's smelly round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Peanut Butter Diamonds (encore)

August 7th, 2020

7:30

In the season finale of Two Whats?! and A Wow! Mindy and Guy Raz are trying to turn peanut butter into... diamonds?! We've got answers AND challenges for you on today's sparkly round of Two Whats?! And A Wow!

See Privacy …

Getting Nosey About the Science of Smell (encore)

August 10th, 2020

29:30

Scientists have long known that different people experience different smells, well...differently! But Why? And How? Join Mindy and Guy Raz in their new backyard Ol'Factory of bottled up odors, as they explore the Who, …

Scaredy Sharks & The Science of Fear (encore)

August 17th, 2020

30:37

Heights? Darkness? Orcas? Turns out, everyone's afraid of something! Even the Great White Shark, the most fearsome predator in the seven seas! But afraid of what? And why? And how can this fear impact the rest of the …

Hey Baby Island, How'd You Get Here? - When Underwater Volcanoes Grow UP! (encore)

August 24th, 2020

31:18

If you could take one item to a desert island what would it be? A pacifier? A rattle? How about a diaper? Well that might be just what you need if …

A Sunbrella For The Planet (encore)

August 31st, 2020

28:08

Summer days are getting hotter and hotter! For us humans, it's as easy as drinking a cool glass of water, lathering ourselves in sunscreen and …

Tinkerclass (Week 1 Day 1): Hugomatic 3000 And The Future of Soft Robotics

September 7th, 2020

25:47

Sometimes, the cold, metallic touch of a robot doesn't quite cut it; whether that be when studying small, delicate jellyfish in the wild ... or …

Tinkerclass (Week 1 Day 2): Explore & Plan

September 8th, 2020

3:13

It's day 2 of TINKERCLASS--the explore and plan phase. Look around your home for a problem you'd like to solve. This week's project features the Wow …

Tinkerclass (Week 1 Day 3): Create & Test

September 9th, 2020

2:53

It's day 3 of TINKERCLASS--the create and test phase. Look around your home for to build out your plan from yesterday. This week's project features …

Tinkerclass (Week 1 Day 4): Improve & Retest

September 10th, 2020

2:56

It's day 4 of TINKERCLASS--the improve and retest phase. See if you can improve your invention from yesterday, test it again, and then share your …

Tinkerclass (Week 1 Day 5): Reflect & Share

September 11th, 2020

4:00

It's day 5 of TINKERCLASS--the reflect and share phase. Today we share your reflections from this week's project inspired from the episode, Hugomatic …

Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 1): Rat Race!

September 14th, 2020

27:45

Lab rats, start your engines! What in the world happened when scientists created tiny rodent-sized cars and taught rats how to drive? And why in the world are these four-legged creatures using their newfound freedom to …

Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 2): Explore & Plan

September 15th, 2020

2:03

It's day 2 of TINKERCLASS--Explore & Plan. Look around your home for a problem you'd like to solve. This week's project features the Wow in the …

Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 3): Create & Test

September 16th, 2020

2:48

It's day 3 of TINKERCLASS--the create and test phase. Look around your home to build out your plan from yesterday. This week's project features the …

Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 4): Improve & Retest

September 17th, 2020

2:39

It's day 4 of TINKERCLASS--the improve and retest phase. See if you can improve your invention from yesterday, test it again, and then share your …

Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 5): Reflect & Share

September 18th, 2020

4:57

It's day 5 of TINKERCLASS--the reflect and share phase. Today we share your reflections from this week's project inspired from the episode, Rat Race!

Tinkerclass (Week 3 Day 1): Good Habitat Keeping

September 21st, 2020

24:49

Guy and Mindy go on a home tour of some of the scientifically strangest homes and habitats in the animal kingdom. But the one that stops them in their tracks, was built with pee bubbles and butt breathing?! What …

Tinkerclass (Week 3 Day 2): Explore & Plan

September 22nd, 2020

2:43

It's day 2 of TINKERCLASS--Explore & Plan. This week we're building habitats, but not for spittlebugs. Explore your imagination for a creature of your own design. What does it look like? How big or small? What does …

Tinkerclass (Week 3 Day 3): Create & Test

September 23rd, 2020

2:16

It's day 3 of TINKERCLASS--the create and test phase. Using your imaginary creature from yesterday, it's time to design a habitat for it! This week's project features the Wow in the World episode, Good Habitat Keeping!

Tinkerclass (Week 3 Day 4): Improve & Retest

September 24th, 2020

3:22

It's day 4 of TINKERCLASS--the improve and retest phase. Using your creature's habitat design from yesterday, build a model of it. Once you've built …

Tinkerclass (Week 3 Day 5): Reflect & Share

September 25th, 2020

5:37

It's day 5 of TINKERCLASS--the reflect and share phase. Today we share your reflections from this week's project inspired from the episode, Good …

Tinkerclass (Week 4 Day 1): Getting Nosey About the Science of Smell

September 28th, 2020

31:35

Scientists have long known that different people experience different smells, well...differently! But Why? And How? Join Mindy and Guy Raz in their new backyard Ol'Factory of bottled up odors, as they explore the Who, …

Tinkerclass (Week 4 Day 2): Explore & Plan

September 29th, 2020

2:41

It's day 2 of TINKERCLASS--Explore & Plan. It's time to get nosey about SMELLS! This week's project features the Wow in the World episode, …

Tinkerclass (Week 4 Day 3): Create & Test

September 30th, 2020

3:22

It's day 3 of TINKERCLASS--Time to create and test. Use your good smells from yesterday's Tinkerclass to create your "Jar of Smells". This week's project features the Wow in the World episode, Getting Nosey About the …

Tinkerclass (Week 4 Day 4): Improve & Retest

October 1st, 2020

2:48

It's day 4 of TINKERCLASS--Time to improve and retest your creation. Using the data you collected on your whiffs, improve the sniffs in your "Jar of …

Tinkerclass (Week 4 Day 5): Reflect & Share

October 2nd, 2020

6:29

It's day 5 of TINKERCLASS--the reflect and share phase. Today we share your reflections from this week's project inspired from the episode, Getting …

The Rise And Fall of Static Man (encore)

October 5th, 2020

26:54

A 2,500 year old mystery solved! Scientists have finally answered the age-old question of how friction leads to static electricity. But it's not all …

Growling Ghost-Crabs (encore)

October 12th, 2020

22:48

Are you spooked by things that go bump, eeek and growl in the middle of the night? Have no fear! Mindy and the 'Ghost-Catchers' are here! What starts out as a paranormal phenomenon slowly turns into a scientific …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - FINGERPRINTS!

October 16th, 2020

9:19

Why is Guy Raz locked out of Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion? And what does this have to do with fingerprints? We've got questions AND answers on the Season 2 premiere of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find …

Megalodon't Mess With This Monster!

October 19th, 2020

25:11

When you think of the most ferocious and terrifying predators to roam the seven seas, you might think of the fearsome, 10ft, 2 ton, Great White Shark! But that big fish ain't nothing compared to the sharks that used to …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Facts For Foodies!

October 23rd, 2020

10:39

What's Mindy doing with all this food in her house and what does it have to do with the bee charging after Guy Raz?! The answer to those two questions and more in this foodie episode of Two Whats?! And A Wow!

See Privacy …

So, You've Been Swallowed By A Frog...

October 26th, 2020

26:41

When Mindy awakes the whole neighborhood for some morning mindfulness, Guy Raz and the gang find themselves stuck in a stomach-churning guided …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Lighten Up!

October 30th, 2020

10:13

Why is Mindy tip-toeing around? And can we please turn on a light?! We've got questions AND answers on today's illuminating round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find facts from fiction about LIGHT!

Slingshot Spider

November 2nd, 2020

27:29

The carnivals in town! But this is a carnival with a special twist; each ride is based on a special animal ability! There's Bombardier Beetle Blasters, The Mantis Shrimp Punching Bag and, the scariest ride of them all, …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Species Feces!

November 6th, 2020

9:25

What is Guy Raz's Elephant book made from? And what does it have to do with animal poop?! We've got questions AND answers on this smelly round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find facts from fiction …

Need to Settle A Dispute? Try Venom!

November 9th, 2020

27:14

A new toy craze has taken over the neighborhood, with friends turning into foes over rare "Boo Boo Beanie Boppers." Mindy is reminded of a new study that explores the interesting dispute settling tactic of slow lorises. …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Animal Talent Show

November 13th, 2020

10:33

Why is Mindy hosting an animal talent show? And which animal has a talent for sweating? We've got questions AND answers on today's wild round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging YOU to find the fact from the …

Is There Life on Venus?

November 16th, 2020

26:01

Sci-Fi Drive-in movie night has Guy Raz and Mindy dreaming about life on other planets. And it just so happens that a team of researchers may (or may not) have discovered evidence of life on...VENUS? Join Mindy, Guy …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Some Body To Love

November 20th, 2020

10:03

Why are Mindy and Guy so excited to stare at their fingers and toes?! And isn't it what's on the inside that counts?! We've got questions AND answers on today's SKINcredible round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Eyes On The Behind: The Science of Optical Illusions and Ambush Predators

November 23rd, 2020

22:48

Just when you thought the world of wow couldn't get any weirder, Mindy and Dennis are painting eyes on cows' butts...for science! But WHY? Join Guy …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - The Cat's Meow!

November 27th, 2020

9:12

Why is Mindy's new album up for a Grammy G-Force Award? And what does that have to do with CATS?! We've got questions AND answers on this purrfect round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find facts from …

The Trouble With Pterosaurs

November 30th, 2020

23:43

After taking Reggie to the mall for a sleek new feather-cut, Guy and Mindy start to reminisce about other ancient creatures that also had feathers and those that didn't! A trip to the cinemas reveals a heated debate …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Bugging Out

December 4th, 2020

10:06

Mindy's new game show, Are You Smarter Than a Dung Beetle, will help us find out if Guy Raz is the strongest animal on this planet or if the dung beetle will reign supreme! And on our real game show, Two Whats?! And A …

This Or That? How Babies' Picks Become Preferences

December 7th, 2020

25:18

Things are getting out of control as Mindy offers free babysitting in the Laboratory of Bad Ideas! Little does Guy Raz know that she's babysitting... …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Sleep On It

December 11th, 2020

10:12

Guy Raz is making a schedule for the perfect slumber, and while Mindy might find his color-coded snoozing chart unusual, it's not half as unusual as …

Masking For A Friend: The Science of How Wearing A Mask Helps Us And Our Neighbors

December 14th, 2020

28:30

It's 2020's hottest fashion statement! But it's not just a great looking addition to your face, it's also a vitally important tool for keeping you …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Oldie But a Goodie

December 18th, 2020

9:21

Why is Gramma G-Force donating some of her old items to the Unnatural History Museum? And what does this have to do with ANCIENT INNOVATIONS? We've …

Chugga Chugga CHEW CHEW! The Science of Misophonia

December 21st, 2020

26:28

It's game night at Mindy's gingerbread mansion, and a rip roaring round of "What's that Sound" is on the menu. All goes well until Guy Raz begs to end the game as the "sounds" are more than his ears can handle! Why is …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Holiday Wrap Battle

December 25th, 2020

9:57

Why does Guy Raz think Mindy wants to throw a rap battle? And what does this have to do with the HOLIDAYS?! We've got questions AND answers on this …

Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 1): Rat Race! (encore)

December 28th, 2020

27:46

Lab rats, start your engines! What in the world happened when scientists created tiny rodent-sized cars and taught rats how to drive? And why in the world are these four-legged creatures using their newfound freedom to …

Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 2): Explore & Plan (encore)

December 29th, 2020

2:03

It's day 2 of TINKERCLASS--Explore & Plan. You won't need to collect your own mischief of rats to explore and plan your project. Just your …

Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 3): Create & Test (encore)

December 30th, 2020

2:48

It's day 3 of TINKERCLASS--the create and test phase. Using your plan from yesterday, it's time to bring your idea to life! This week's project …

Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 4): Improve & Retest (encore)

December 31st, 2020

2:39

It's day 4 of TINKERCLASS--the improve and retest phase. See what you need to improve your speed! Then, test it again, and again and again and share …

Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 5): Reflect & Share (encore)

January 1st, 2021

4:57

It's day 5 of TINKERCLASS--the reflect and share phase. Today we share your reflections from this week's project inspired from the episode, Rat Race!

A Scientific Songtacular (Encore)

January 4th, 2021

30:57

From pop to hip-hop and from disco to techno, humans love music! Monkey's on the other hand ... well that's a completely different question! Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they experiment with their new invention that turns …

Underwater Nit-Pickin': Cleaner Shrimp And Why Big Fish Won't Eat Them (Encore)

January 11th, 2021

27:47

Mindy is feeling the entrepreneurial spirit as she opens up a "Nit-Pickin'" stand to pluck the lice from her neighbors' heads. When Guy Raz asks her about her business model for this new enterprise, she replies by …

The Buzz on Bee Barf! (encore)

January 18th, 2021

28:28

Once upon a time, scientists believed that bees chose plants with the sweetest nectar. But new research shows that there's actually more to the story. Join Mindy and Guy Raz for an epic tale of one Gramma BEE-Force, and …

Listen To Your Mummy! (encore)

January 25th, 2021

23:23

A voice is calling from beyond the grave! Scientists from England have used computer modeling, a couple of CAT scans and a 3D printer to recreate the …

Laughter In A Can: How Our Brains Interpret Funny Business (encore)

February 1st, 2021

22:34

What in the wow is "canned laughter" and how in the world does it work? Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they explore the funny business of our brains on canned laughs! It's the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the …

Nice-Off! Cats Vs Dogs (encore)

February 8th, 2021

24:14

It's a rivalry that goes back as far as time itself; Cats vs Dogs! For the past 10,000 years dogs have held the title of 'Man's Best Friend', but scientifically speaking, are dogs any more friendlier than your average …

Ah, BATS! (encore)

February 15th, 2021

27:24

What in the world does Guy Raz's new micro house have in common with a tree hollow for vampire bats? And how in the world can humans learn about …

What's Slower Than Slow? (encore)

February 22nd, 2021

28:11

Sloths, snails and salamanders, when it comes to slow animals there's a bunch of different animals to choose from. But there's one animal that stands out above all the rest when it comes to being very ... very ... slow. …

Are You Smarter Than A Toilet? (encore)

March 1st, 2021

24:53

Are you tired of the same old toilet? Mindy is! And thanks to a team of engineers at Stanford University, a newer, smarter, toilet is on the horizon! …

Spit-Take! The Science Of Saliva And Those Bitter Bites (encore)

March 8th, 2021

24:08

Having trouble breaking through the bitter bites of nature's leafiest greens and cocoa beans? Well before you do that spit-take, you may want to chew on this nature's candy just a little longer! New research suggests …

An Eyebrow Evolution! (encore)

March 15th, 2021

26:18

Once upon a time, our earliest human ancestors all had a permanent case of 'angry face' due to the big bony ridges on their foreheads. Over time …

G-Force Vs. Wasabi: How The Brain Registers Pain (encore)

March 22nd, 2021

23:34

It’s time for another spicy smack down in the world of Wow, and this time Gramma G-Force and a Naked Mole Rat go head to head in a battle …

Constructing Creativity: How Science And Art Aren't So Far Apart

March 29th, 2021

29:37

After months of hard work, sweat, and cake tiers, Mindy is now ready to unveil her newly remodeled Gingerbread Palace! But when creativity leads to catastophe, it's up to Mindy, Guy, and their friends to fix this …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Lightning Bug Lighting

April 2nd, 2021

9:53

Mindy and Guy Raz are trying to be more eco-friendly, so Guy is showing off his compost bin. Mindy also had a BRIGHT idea of how she can conserve energy… but what does this have to do with INSECTS?! We’ve got questions …

Rat-A-Tat Tickle Attack: Do Rats Even Like Being Tickled?

April 5th, 2021

23:47

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 …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - What's in an Age?

April 9th, 2021

8:54

How is Mindy going to guess Guy Raz’s age just by looking at his teeth and toenails? We’ve got the answers you need on this age defying round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We’re challenging you to find the facts from the …

Painting the Town Cool

April 12th, 2021

25:09

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 …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Astounding Sounding

April 16th, 2021

10:04

What’s Mindy doing lying on the floor? And how does she think that’s going to help her hear anything?! We’ve got questions AND answers on this ear-resistible round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We’re challenging you to find …

WeWow Earth Week Day 1: A Sunbrella For The Planet

April 19th, 2021

25:07

It's time for WeWow! Join Guy and Mindy on a staycation to the beach and explore the who, what, where, why, how and wow of Geo-Solar-Engineering, a …

WeWow Earth Week Day 2: Explore & Plan

April 20th, 2021

7:55

It's day 2 of WeWow--Time to explore and plan our Earth Week Podject

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WeWow Earth Week Day 3: Create & Test

April 21st, 2021

10:27

It's day 3 of WeWow--Time to create and experiment our Earth Week Podject

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WeWow Earth Week Day 4: Improve & Retest

April 22nd, 2021

6:35

It's day 4 of WeWow--Time to improve and retest our Earth Week Podject

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WeWow Earth Week Day 5: Reflect & Share

April 23rd, 2021

8:12

It's day 5 of WeWow--Time to reflect and share our Earth Week Podject

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The Mysterious Case of the Missing Salmon

April 26th, 2021

25:06

There's a mysterious salmon killer on the loose, and who better to crack the case than Detectives Guy Raz and Mindy!? Join Mindy, Guy Raz, and the …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Are You Smarter Than a Goldfish?

April 30th, 2021

10:09

Mindy and Guy Raz are filming a fake commercial to show Mindy’s groundbreaking way of opening pickle jars… but what does this have to do with an octopus? We’ve got questions AND answers in this round Two Whats?! And A …

Zoo Zoom Famous: Life Hacks From A Professional Cricket

May 3rd, 2021

22:47

Mindy wants to take the internet by storm with her Zoo Zoom animal life hack videos. For this video demonstration, Mindy is showing off how crickets …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - What's Buzzin'?!

May 7th, 2021

8:10

Why is Mindy listening for quacks and searching for butt breathers? And what does this have to do with insects?! We’ve got questions AND answers in this round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We’re challenging you to find the …

Needs More Seashell! An Ancient Seashell Sings A New Song

May 10th, 2021

28:09

Mindy and Guy Raz are facing the music and forming band! All they need is just a little more... seashell? Join Mindy, Guy Raz, and the rest of WOW …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Creature Feature Talent Show

May 14th, 2021

9:40

Why does Mindy have so many bugs? And how are they rehearsing for...a talent show?! We’ve got questions AND answers on this creepy crawly round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We’re challenging you to find the facts from …

Sea Slug Style: Chop Off Your Head And Grow A New Body!

May 17th, 2021

25:06

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, …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - How to Train Your Potty

May 21st, 2021

10:23

Why in the world would Mindy invite Guy Raz to Potty Training?! And why are Mindy’s toilets doing “The Wave?” We’ve got questions AND answers for you …

Tell Me How You Really Eel

May 24th, 2021

24:55

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 …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - To the Moon and Back

May 28th, 2021

9:29

Why is Mindy gluing her cardboard box together with bubblegum? And what in the world does this have to do with space?! We’ve got questions AND answers for you in this out of this world round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! …

Orange is the New Bat

May 31st, 2021

24:42

Mindy and Guy Raz are heading to a bat convention, but why did Mindy make a bright orange bat costume for Guy Raz?! It's time to meet the newly discovered species, MYOTIS NIMBAENSIS! It's the who, what, when, where, …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Gene Machine

June 4th, 2021

8:58

What is Guy Raz doing with that big ladder? And what does that have to do with genes? We’ve got questions AND answers on this relatively relatable round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We’re challenging you to find the facts …

Tooth Ache Tooth Cake

June 7th, 2021

21:42

Guy Raz is eating some of his famous Guy's Cream, but he gets a chilly surprise that leads him to the dentist! Can new dental student Mindy chip away at the mystery of Guy Raz's tooth freeze?! It's the who, what, when, …

Two Whats?! And a Wow! - Water Jellyfish Made Of?

June 11th, 2021

8:17

Guy Raz is asking for a glass of water, but Mindy’s got other plans! What does she have up her sleeve?! We’ve got questions AND answers in this flopping round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We’re challenging you to find the …

Camp WeWow Under the Sea Week Day 1: Underwater Nit-Pickin'

June 14th, 2021

29:48

It's opening day of Camp WeWow! Today, we're listening to one of our favorite episodes of Wow in the World, "Underwater Nit Pickin!" We'll be learning and exploring the underwater world all week, so check back tomorrow …

Camp WeWow Under the Sea Week Day 2

June 15th, 2021

7:51

It's Under the Sea Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're exploring our imaginations and writing our own original sea stories! Visit …

Camp WeWow Under the Sea Week Day 3

June 16th, 2021

7:49

It's Under the Sea Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're crafting our very own ocean in a jar! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/activity-create-an-ocean-in-a-bottle for directions to today's activity! Then, you can share what …

Camp WeWow Under the Sea Week Day 4

June 17th, 2021

9:46

It's Under the Sea Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're playing a round of Nautical Names and researching some nautical names ourselves! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/activity-nautical-names for more directions about …

Camp WeWow Under the Sea Week Day 5

June 18th, 2021

10:00

It's the last day of Under the Sea Week here at Camp WeWow! Today, we're featuring your camper call-ins around the Camp WeWow campfire! We'll see you back next week with brand new crafts, activties, experiments and …

Camp WeWow Space Week Day 1: Hey Mars, Put a Ring On It!

June 21st, 2021

24:20

It's Space Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're listening to one of our favorite episodes of Wow in the World, "Hey Mars, Put a Ring On It!" We'll be learning and exploring our galaxy all week, so check back tomorrow for …

Camp WeWow Space Week Day 2

June 22nd, 2021

8:01

It's Space Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're keeping our eyes up as we recreate the craters on our moon!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/activity-make-some-moon-craters for directions to today's activity and share what …

Camp WeWow Space Week Day 3

June 23rd, 2021

7:53

It's Space Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're cooking up some snacks that are out of this world!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/recipe-galactic-space-snack-mix for directions to today's activity and share what you're …

Camp WeWow Space Week Day 4

June 24th, 2021

8:50

It's Space Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're playing a round of "Wow'd You Rather!" !! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/game-wowd-you-rather-the-outer-space-edition for directions to today's game and share what you're …

Camp WeWow Space Week Day 5

June 25th, 2021

9:43

It's the last day of Space Week here at Camp WeWow! Today, we're featuring your camper call-ins around the Camp WeWow campfire! We'll see you back next week with brand new crafts, activities, experiments and more! But …

Camp WeWow Music Week Day 1: Drop the Beat and Cut the Cheese

June 28th, 2021

28:40

It's Music Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're listening to one of our favorite episodes of Wow in the World, "Drop the Beat and Cut the Cheese" We'll be singing and dancing all week, so check back tomorrow for activities, …

Camp WeWow Music Week Day 2

June 29th, 2021

8:06

It's Music Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're building our own musical instruments!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/craft-build-your-own-instruments for directions to today's activity and share what you're tinkering with …

Camp WeWow Music Week Day 3

June 30th, 2021

8:48

It's Music Week at Camp WeWow! Grab your pencils Campers, because today, we're writing our own song lyrics! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/activity-write-your-own-song for directions to today's activity and share what …

Camp WeWow Music Week Day 4

July 1st, 2021

9:20

It's Music Week at Camp WeWow! Warm up those vocals Campers, because today, we're praciting our animal sounds! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/game-the-who-made-that-sound-game for directions to today's activity and share …

Camp WeWow Music Week Day 5

July 2nd, 2021

10:02

It's the last day of Music Week here at Camp WeWow! Today, we're featuring your camper call-ins around the Camp WeWow campfire! We'll see you back next week with brand new crafts, activties, experiments and more! But …

Camp WeWow Weather Week Day 1: Curious Case of the Everlasting Storm

July 5th, 2021

26:47

It's Weather Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're listening to one of our favorite episodes of Wow in the World, "Curious Case of an Everlasting Storm!" This week, we've got crafts, activities, and games up a storm for you, …

Camp WeWow Weather Week Day 2

July 6th, 2021

10:08

It's Weather Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're making our own rain clouds!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/experiment-make-your-own-rain-cloud for directions to today's activity and share what you're tinkering with at …

Camp WeWow Weather Week Day 3

July 7th, 2021

9:03

It's Weather Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're creating our own rainbow light shows!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/activity-create-a-rainbow-lightshow for directions to today's activity and share what you're tinkering …

Camp WeWow Weather Week Day 4

July 8th, 2021

11:06

It's Weather Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're playing a lightning round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/game-lets-play-two-whats-and-a-wow-the-weather-edition to create your own version and share …

Camp WeWow Weather Week Day 5

July 9th, 2021

9:54

It's the last day of Weather Week here at Camp WeWow! Today, we're featuring your camper call-ins around the Camp WeWow campfire! We'll see you back next week with brand new crafts, activties, experiments and more! But …

Camp WeWow Bug Week Day 1: Kickin' Karate Cockroach

July 12th, 2021

23:50

It's Bug Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're listening to one of our favorite episodes of Wow in the World, "Kickin' Karate Cockroach!" This week, we've got crafts, activities, and games up a storm for you, so be sure to …

Camp WeWow Bug Week Day 2

July 13th, 2021

11:51

It's Weather Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're building our own bugs!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/craft-build-a-bug for directions to today's activity and share what you're tinkering with at tinkercast.com/share! Do …

Camp WeWow Bug Week Day 3

July 14th, 2021

9:36

It's Weather Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're making snail snacks!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/recipe-snail-snacks for directions to today's activity and share what you're tinkering with at tinkercast.com/share! Do …

Camp WeWow Bug Week Day 4

July 15th, 2021

8:44

It's Weather Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're playing a round of Two Whats and A Wow!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/game-two-whats-and-a-wow-the-bug-edition for directions to today's activity and share what you're …

Camp WeWow Bug Week Day 5

July 16th, 2021

9:49

It's the last day of Bug Week here at Camp WeWow! Today, we're featuring your camper call-ins around the Camp WeWow campfire! We'll see you back next week with brand new crafts, activties, experiments and more! But …

Camp WeWow Shark Week Day 1: Scaredy Sharks and The Science of Fear

July 19th, 2021

27:48

It's Shark Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're listening to one of our favorite episodes of Wow in the World, "Scaredy Sharks and The Science of Fear!" This week, we're swimming with crafts, activities, and games for you, …

Camp WeWow Shark Week Day 2

July 20th, 2021

12:47

It's Shark Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're learning about shark buoyance!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/experiment-how-in-the-wow-do-sharks-float-2 for directions to today's activity and share what you're tinkering …

Camp WeWow Shark Week Day 3

July 21st, 2021

9:47

It's Shark Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're playing Sharks and Minnows!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/game-sharks-minnows for directions to today's activity and share what you're tinkering with at tinkercast.com/share! …

Camp WeWow Shark Week Day 4

July 22nd, 2021

9:17

It's Shark Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're playing a round of Two Whats and A Wow!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/game-two-whats-and-a-wow-the-shark-edition for directions to today's activity and share what you're …

Camp WeWow Shark Week Day 5

July 23rd, 2021

11:12

It's the last day of Shark Week here at Camp WeWow! Today, we're featuring your camper call-ins around the Camp WeWow campfire! We'll see you back next week with brand new crafts, activties, experiments and more! But …

Camp WeWow Magic Week Day 1: Eyes on the Behind

July 26th, 2021

24:43

It's Magic Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're listening to one of our favorite episodes of Wow in the World, "Eyes on the Behind!" This week, we've got a few tricks up our sleeve with crafts, activities, and games for …

Camp WeWow Magic Week Day 2

July 27th, 2021

10:17

It's Magic Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're making our own invisible ink!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/activity-create-your-own-invisible-ink for directions to today's activity and share what you're tinkering with at …

Camp WeWow Magic Week Day 3

July 28th, 2021

11:08

It's Magic Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're learning about refraction!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/activity-magic-drawing for directions to today's activity and share what you're tinkering with at …

Camp WeWow Magic Week Day 4

July 29th, 2021

9:38

It's Magic Week at Camp WeWow! Today, we're using science to magically stick a straw through a potato!! Visit tinkercast.com/resource/experiment-stick-a-straw-through-a-potato for directions to today's activity and …

Camp WeWow Magic Week Day 5

July 30th, 2021

9:25

It's the last day of camp here at Camp WeWow! Today, we're featuring your camper call-ins around the Camp WeWow campfire! You can redeem your Magic Week badge at tinkercast.com/camp, and share what you discovered with …

Oobleck! Make Up Your Mind! (Encore - 8/2/21)

August 2nd, 2021

27:40

It’s swim time in the neighborhood, and Mindy is getting ready to fill her pool! Will she fill it with a liquid, a solid, or both?! Join Mindy, Guy …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Fingerprints! (Encore - 8/6/21)

August 6th, 2021

9:19

Why is Guy Raz locked out of Mindy’s Gingerbread Mansion? And what does this have to do with fingerprints? We’ve got questions AND answers on the Season 2 premiere of Two Whats!? & A Wow! We’re challenging you to …

What in the Wow?! The Science of Awe (Encore - 8/9/21)

August 9th, 2021

27:11

Why in the world has Mindy has turned her old ice cream truck into a mini museum of Wow on Wheels? And how in the world will this “rolling thunder of …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Facts For Foodies! (Encore - 8/13/21)

August 13th, 2021

10:39

What’s Mindy doing with all this food in her house and what does it have to do with the bee charging after Guy Raz?! The answer to those two questions and more in this foodie episode of Two Whats?! & A Wow! …

Megalodon't Mess With This Monster! (Encore: 08/16/2021)

August 16th, 2021

25:11

When you think of the most ferocious and terrifying predators to roam the seven seas, you might think of the fearsome, 10ft, 2 ton, Great White Shark! But that big fish ain’t nothing compared to the sharks that used to …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Lighten Up! (Encore - 8/20/21)

August 20th, 2021

10:13

Why is Mindy tip-toeing around? And can we please turn on a light?! We’ve got questions AND answers on today’s illuminating round of Two Whats?! & A Wow! We’re challenging you to find facts from fiction about LIGHT! …

Back to School WeWow Day 1: Recess 101

August 23rd, 2021

22:06

It's Day 1 of our special Back to School Edition of WeWow! Today, we're looking back at one of our favorite school themed episodes of Wow in the …

Back to School WeWow Day 2

August 24th, 2021

6:31

It's Day 2 of our special Back to School Edition of WeWow! Bring your critical thinking skills to the Laboratory of Bad Ideas, because today we're …

Back to School WeWow Day 3

August 25th, 2021

12:33

It's Day 3 of our special Back to School Edition of WeWow! Put on your tinkering caps, because today we're planning, testing, and creating! Call us …

Back to School WeWow Day 4

August 26th, 2021

9:11

It's Day 4 of our special Back to School Edition of WeWow! Now that we've already planned and tested our ideas, it's time to use our new knowledge …

Back to School WeWow Day 5

August 27th, 2021

7:35

It's Day 5 of our special Back to School Edition of WeWow! To wrap up the week, we're sharing out our discoveries! Listen to all the discoveries from …

So You've Been Swallowed By A Frog (Encore - 8/30/21)

August 30th, 2021

26:41

When Mindy awakes the whole neighborhood for some morning mindfulness, Guy Raz and the gang find themselves stuck in a stomach-churning guided …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Species Feces! (Encore - 9/3/21)

September 3rd, 2021

9:26

What is Guy Raz’s Elephant book made from? And what does it have to do with animal poop?! We’ve got questions AND answers on this smelly round of Two Whats!? & A Wow! We’re challenging you to find facts from fiction …

Slingshot Spider (Encore - 9/6/21)

September 6th, 2021

27:25

The carnivals in town! But this is a carnival with a special twist; each ride is based on a special animal ability! There's Bombardier Beetle Blasters, The Mantis Shrimp Punching Bag and, the scariest ride of them all, …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Animal Talent Show (Encore - 9/10/21)

September 10th, 2021

10:33

Why is Mindy hosting an animal talent show? And which animal has a talent for sweating? We've got questions AND answers on today's wild round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging YOU to find the fact from the …

Need to Settle A Dispute? Try Venom! (Encore - 9/13/21)

September 13th, 2021

27:14

A new toy craze has taken over the neighborhood, with friends turning into foes over rare “Boo Boo Beanie Boppers.” Mindy is reminded of a new study that explores the interesting dispute settling tactic of slow lorises. …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Some Body To Love (Encore - 9/17/21)

September 17th, 2021

10:04

Why are Mindy and Guy so excited to stare at their fingers and toes?! And isn't it what's on the inside that counts?! We've got questions AND answers on today's SKINcredible round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're …

Is There Life on Venus? (Encore - 9/20/21)

September 20th, 2021

25:57

Sci-Fi Drive-in movie night has Guy Raz and Mindy dreaming about life on other planets. And it just so happens that a team of researchers may (or may not) have discovered evidence of life on...VENUS? Join Mindy, Guy …

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - The Cat's Meow! (Encore - 9/24/21)

September 24th, 2021

9:19

Why is Mindy's new album up for a Grammy G-Force Award? And what does that have to do with CATS?! We've got questions AND answers on this purrfect round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find facts from …

Pop-Up Pasta Party

September 27th, 2021

26:05

Pop the... pasta?! Join Mindy, Guy Raz, and the rest of the crew in Mindy's Noodle Caboodle as they discover the HOWs and WOWs of a new kind of …

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