Wow in the World

Wow in the World

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Wow in the World is a podcast and a new way for families to connect, look up and discover the wonders in the world around them. Every episode, hosts Mindy and Guy guide curious kids and their grown-ups away from their screens and on a journey. Through a c
WAIT…WAIT…ARE THOSE MARSHMALLOWS? Why Kids Are Better At Waiting Than Adults
Sep 17 • 16 min
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 MARSHMALLOWS in the scientific…
Spit-Take! The Science Of Saliva And Those Bitter Bites
Sep 10 • 25 min
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 that the key savoring the bitter…
How To Sleep Your Way to Victory
Sep 3 • 24 min
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 Mindy as they snooze, snore, and put this new scientific discovery to the test! It’s the Who, What, When,…
The Dinosaur With Dandruff
Aug 27 • 24 min
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 oldest ever case of dandruff!
An Intergalactic Interloper!
Aug 20 • 27 min
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, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the World of alien asteroids!
An Eyebrow Evolution!
Aug 13 • 28 min
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 we’ve evolved flexible brows that can communicate our complex emotions. Evolutionary anthropologists are…
An Aurora Named Steve
Aug 6 • 26 min
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 the who, what, when, where, why, how…
Now Watch Me Drip Drip: The Science Of Slower Melting Ice Cream!
Jul 30 • 24 min
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 cream from turning into a sticky…
The Curious Case of the Everlasting Storm
Jul 23 • 27 min
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 electrifying Catatumbo Bay Lighting…
Exploding Ants!
Jul 16 • 23 min
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 and Guy Raz as they get up close -too…
Un-BEE-lievable Bees!
Jul 6 • 22 min
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, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the world…
Do Birds Of A Feather Flock Together?
Jul 2 • 28 min
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 such feats of endurance? Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they explore the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How and…
Samurai Vs. The Stink: The Science of Invasive Wildlife Species
Jun 25 • 30 min
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 Mindy and Guy Raz for The Who, What,…
Oh Knuck-Crackers! The Science of Poppin’ Knuckles
Jun 18 • 27 min
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 make some people so uncomfortable?…
EAR YE! EAR YE! How The Shape Of Our Ears Affects The Way We Hear!
Jun 11 • 25 min
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, how, and Wow in the World of auditory…
How To Talk To A Dog
Jun 4 • 27 min
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 world scientists figured out how to…
Wow in the World + The Story Pirates in Do You SEE What I HEAR?
May 28 • 40 min
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!
Somefin Smells Fishy In Here! (How Fish Oil Makes Us Smarter) Part 2
May 21 • 32 min
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 oil is made! Join us, as Guy and…
Somefin Smells Fishy In Here! (How Fish Oil Makes Us Smarter) Part 1
May 14 • 25 min
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? And who in the world was the first to discover this? Join Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz for the latest Who,…
The Very Hungry Black Hole
May 7 • 30 min
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 supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy! Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas as they explore the…
Your Crabby Pee Is Scaring Me!
Apr 30 • 32 min
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 Thomas for Who, What, When, Where, Why,…
Ladies & Germs, Meet The Supervillain Superbugs!
Apr 23 • 31 min
Almost 100 years ago Alexander Fleming discovered what would go on to become the world’s first antibiotic. Nearly a century later, the bacterial infections and diseases these antibiotics once treated are making a comeback. Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas as…
Operation Earth: How To Be Cool To A Planet That’s Hot
Apr 16 • 30 min
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, How, and Wow in the World of…
All-Natural Superheroes Part 2
Apr 9 • 30 min
Forget Spiderman, The Hulk and Captain America, there are already thousands of real superheroes already lurking among us; in nature. From heat vision to the immortality join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on their superhero recruitment drive as they discover…
All-Natural Superheroes Part 1
Apr 2 • 23 min
Forget Spiderman, The Hulk and Captain America, there are already thousands of real superheroes already lurking among us; in nature. From heat vision to the immortality join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on their superhero recruitment drive as they discover…
Smart-Bots
Mar 26 • 34 min
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, Where, Why, How and Wow in the World of…
Anti-Social Animals
Mar 19 • 33 min
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 effort to understand the Who, What, When,…
Spaced Out Pen Pal - Part 2
Mar 12 • 27 min
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 in the Who, What, When, Where, Why,…
Spaced Out Pen Pal - Part 1
Mar 5 • 28 min
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 Station?! You suit up of course! Spacesuit up! Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas on an out of this world…
Hey Mars! Put A Ring On It!
Feb 26 • 24 min
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 Mindy Thomas on an extraterrestrial adventure, as they learn all about gravity, orbits and all the Who,…
Two-Headed Space Worms
Feb 19 • 23 min
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 of two worms….in one body. It’s the…
Where Did We Come From?
Feb 12 • 31 min
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 sapien family! Also, how in the world…
Invasion of the Sea Pickles
Feb 5 • 16 min
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, Why, How, and WOW in the world of Sea…
The Total Solar Eclipse (When the Moon Photobombs the Sun)
Jan 29 • 22 min
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 can we view it without hurting our eyeballs? That’s a lot of questions! And we’ve got answers. Join Guy…
Recess 101
Jan 22 • 20 min
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, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the…
Stick it Right Here, Sluggo!
Jan 15 • 23 min
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 Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz on their the slimiest and “tiniest” adventure yet! It’s all the latest Who, What,…
BANG! Where’d This Universe Come From?!
Jan 8 • 31 min
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 traveling adventure through the Who,…
Homegrown Genome
Jan 1 • 23 min
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 to the future? Join Guy Raz & Mindy Thomas as they explore the technology that could change the modern…
A Dog’s Nose Always Knows
Dec 25, 2017 • 25 min
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, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the…
3D Printing the Future!
Dec 18, 2017 • 23 min
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 Guy Raz & Mindy Thomas as they share…
Totally Spiced Out!
Dec 11, 2017 • 28 min
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 hottest episode of Wow in the World…
Oh My Bleach! Save Our Reef!
Dec 4, 2017 • 30 min
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 an underwater adventure to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef as they set out to explore the Who, What, When,…
WANTED: Giant Rat For Cracking Coconuts
Nov 27, 2017 • 18 min
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 as they travel far and wide, to…
Why Horses Can’t Wear Flip Flops
Nov 20, 2017 • 25 min
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 through the latest Who, What, When,…
That’s NUTS!
Nov 13, 2017 • 22 min
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, What, When, Where, Why, How and Wow…
Hey Onion! You’re Makin’ Me Cry!
Nov 6, 2017 • 20 min
*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 this special power? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas as they pull back the layers on your breath’s best…
Stick it Right Here, Sluggo!
Oct 30, 2017 • 24 min
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 Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz on their the slimiest and “tiniest” adventure yet! It’s all the latest Who, What,…
A Case FOR The Giggles
Oct 23, 2017 • 15 min
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 way through the science of…
Kidcast Sampler (Bonus Episode)
Oct 17, 2017 • 21 min
Did you hear!? Wow in the World Season 2 will begin on Monday, November 6th! YAYAYAYAYA! In the meantime, we hope you’ll enjoy this little snack plate smorgasbord of some of OUR favorite podcasts for kids and fams! To find any of the shows sampled here,…
Brain Freeze!
Oct 16, 2017 • 15 min
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 it?! Grab an ice-cold refreshing drink, and get ready to explore the who, what, and WOW in the world of BRAIN…
Hot Buttered Popcorn…PEE?!?
Oct 9, 2017 • 20 min
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 Southeast Asia for the latest WOW in…
Let’s Flamingle!
Oct 2, 2017 • 21 min
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! Originally Aired June 22nd 2017
Bag O’ Worms & The Velocity Of Poop
Sep 25, 2017 • 22 min
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 happening in this week’s Wow in the…
A Hermit Crab Housing Crisis And The Great Human Vs. Rabbit Race
Sep 18, 2017 • 24 min
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 running race with a rabbit? Join Mindy and Guy Raz for hermit crab wrestlemania and a race through history…
Thank You! Thank You!
Sep 11, 2017 • 14 min
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 World! In the meantime, be sure to sign…
Mucus Mansions & Pooping Plastic
Sep 7, 2017 • 24 min
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? And how in the world can you get a good deal on a four-story “Mucus Mansion?” (Hint: You can’t. But we’ll…
It’s Raining Diamonds!
Sep 4, 2017 • 19 min
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 episode yet! It’s the latest Who,…
Where Did We Come From?
Aug 31, 2017 • 30 min
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 sapien family! Also, how in the world…
Invasion Of The Sea Pickles
Aug 28, 2017 • 17 min
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, Why, How, and WOW in the world of Sea…
Two-Headed Space Worms
Aug 24, 2017 • 23 min
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 of two worms….in one body. It’s the…
Back-To-School: Recess 101
Aug 21, 2017 • 21 min
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, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the…
Stick It Right Here, Sluggo!
Aug 17, 2017 • 24 min
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 Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz on their the slimiest and “tiniest” adventure yet! It’s all the latest Who, What,…
The Total Solar Eclipse (When the Moon Photobombs the Sun)
Aug 14, 2017 • 23 min
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 can we view it without hurting our eyeballs? That’s a lot of questions! And we’ve got answers. Join Guy…
If You’re Happy & You Know It…
Aug 10, 2017 • 15 min
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 Raz discover big joy in the latest…
A Case FOR The Giggles
Aug 7, 2017 • 15 min
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 way through the science of…
Chill Out(side)!
Aug 3, 2017 • 13 min
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 quiet to our loud and busy…
Astronauts, Clean Up Your Outer Space!
Jul 31, 2017 • 22 min
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 solve one of the messiest problems in…
Cuckoo For Cocoa: Journey To The Chocolate Forests Of South America
Jul 27, 2017 • 18 min
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 cuckoo for cocoa on a wild expedition to a “chocolate forest” in South America! It’s the latest in who,…
Brain Freeze!
Jul 24, 2017 • 15 min
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 it?! Grab an ice-cold refreshing drink, and get ready to explore the who, what, when, where, why how and WOW…
Hot Buttered Popcorn…PEE?!?
Jul 20, 2017 • 17 min
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 Southeast Asia for the latest who,…
Mosquitoes, Stinky Socks, And Bread….Oh MY!
Jul 17, 2017 • 19 min
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 world should we stop feeding bread to the ducks? Join Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas for the latest who, what,…
It’s A Bird! It’s A Plane! It’s A….FLYING TAXI?!
Jul 13, 2017 • 14 min
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 world’s first flying taxi cabs!
A Tasty Looking Moon And Sharing Caring Chimpanzees
Jul 10, 2017 • 23 min
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 in the World!
The Fish With The Killer Kiss
Jul 6, 2017 • 12 min
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 Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and…
Invite Yourself To Dinner And How Pandas Got Their Spots
Jul 3, 2017 • 19 min
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!
Comets, Ice Age, And Human Civilization
Jun 29, 2017 • 20 min
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 us about our early human ancestors? Join Guy Raz & Mindy Thomas as they take you on a time traveling…
Dogs Vs. Two-Year Olds, Tooting Cows, And Crickets For Breakfast
Jun 26, 2017 • 19 min
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 eating insects help the solve the problem? Join Guy Raz & Mindy Thomas as they take you on an adventure…
Let’s Flamingle!
Jun 22, 2017 • 20 min
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 of Wow in the World!
Bag O’ Worms & The Velocity Of Poop
Jun 19, 2017 • 22 min
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 happening in this week’s who, what, when,…
Dinosaurs’ Puzzling Backbones
Jun 15, 2017 • 14 min
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 and Mindy Thomas for our first ever Thursday Edition of Wow in the World!
Pokemon Go Make Some Friends & The Noisy Sounds of Silence
Jun 12, 2017 • 20 min
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? Join Guy Raz and Mindy as they capture Pokémon, battle shyness, and take you on the noisiest nature hike…
A Hermit Crab Housing Crisis And The Great Human Vs. Rabbit Race
Jun 5, 2017 • 23 min
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? Join Mindy and Guy Raz for hermit crab wrestlemania and a race through history to find out why we humans…
Your Shoelaces On G-Force And Bubble Gulpies of the Future?
May 29, 2017 • 23 min
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 Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas for a wild roller coaster ride and a unusual water balloon fight as they set out to…
Corn Your Toes And Blast-Off To The Moon!
May 22, 2017 • 20 min
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, where, why, how, and Wow in the World - Episode 2!
The Search For Planet 9 And Our Sushi-Powered Brains
May 15, 2017 • 24 min
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 and how on Wow in the World Episode 1!
Welcome to Wow in the World
May 5, 2017 • 3 min
On May 15, NPR launches 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, inside their brains and into the most…