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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"!

Wow in the World Tinkercast

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.5 • 58 Ratings

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"!

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

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

    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 about SPECIES FECES! (originally aired 11/6/20)

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

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

    When Mindy awakes the whole neighborhood for some morning mindfulness, Guy Raz and the gang find themselves stuck in a stomach-churning guided meditation that offers only one way out...of a FROG. It’s the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How and Wow in the World of how to be eaten by a frog and live to tell the tale! (originally aired 10/26/2020)

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    • 26 min
    Back to School WeWow Day 5

    Back to School WeWow Day 5

    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 fellow tinkering scientists around the world, and don't forget to share your tinkerings with us at tinkercast.com/share!

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