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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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    • Kids & Family
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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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Requires macOS 11.4 or higher

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

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

    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 fiction about CATS! (Originally aired 11/27/20)

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

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

    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 Raz, and Reggie as they head out to their favorite solar system spotting site on Earth, and explore this potential breakthrough discovery. It’s the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How and Wow in the World of life on other planets! (Originally aired 11/16/20)

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

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

    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 challenging you to find facts from fiction about the human body! And don't forget to preorder Wow in the World's new book, The How & Wow of the Human Body! Coming to you March 2nd, 2021. (Originally aired 11/20/20)

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

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

    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. Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they head to the wild forests of Indonesia in search of the world’s most adorable and venomous primates! Can they use what they discover to stop their friends from tearing each other apart over Boo Boo Beanie Boppers? It’s the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the world of the SLOW LORIS! (Originally aired 11/9/20)

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

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

    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 fiction of animal adaptations! And don't forget to check out the Two Whats!? And a Wow Think & Tinker Playbook! (originally aired 11/13/2020)

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    • 10 min
    Slingshot Spider (Encore - 9/6/21)

    Slingshot Spider (Encore - 9/6/21)

    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, the Slingshot Spider Catapult! Based off the Slingshot Spider's ability to accelerate itself 100 times faster than a cheetah, will Guy and Mindy be able to handle the g-forces!? (originally aired 11/2/20)

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    • 27 min

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