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Wow in the World

Kids & Family Podcasts

New episodes come out every Monday for free, with 1-week early access for Wondery+ Kids subscribers. The #1 podcast for kids and their grown-ups. Hosts Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz share stories about the latest news in science, technology, and innovation. Stories that give kids hope, agency and make us all say "WOW"!

New episodes come out every Monday for free, with 1-week early access for Wondery+ Kids subscribers. 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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United States

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New episodes come out every Monday for free, with 1-week early access for Wondery+ Kids subscribers. 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"!

Language:

English


Episodes

This Or That? How Babies’ Picks Become Preferences (Encore - 3/28/22)

3/28/2022
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… for science!! What could possibly go wrong?! Join Mindy, Guy Raz, and a group of tiny decision makers as they recreate a scientific study that shows how random choices we make as babies become our preferences! It’s the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How and Wow in the world of why we like what we like! (Originally aired 12/7/20) See Privacy Policy...

Duration:00:27:14

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Are You Up For-Est?!

3/25/2022
Dennis has a new role and Mindy has a new... crane?! What in the WOW does this have to do with trees?! In today's round of Two Whats?! And A Wow, we're separating the facts from the fiction about TREES! It's up to you to find the WHATs from the WOWs! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:20:02

Mystery Mammoth Tusk

3/21/2022
Detective Guy Raz and Detective Mindy are back on the case! This time, they're tasked with solving an underwater mystery... why in the world is there a mammoth tusk at the bottom of the ocean?! Grab your snorkles and join Mindy and Guy Raz as they get to the bottom of this case (and the ocean!) See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:30:05

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - A Show of Hands

3/18/2022
Two Whats?! And A Wow! is back and with more Dennis than ever!! With a brand new studio, Mindy and Guy Raz are back with more WHAT's and WOW's! This week, it's now up to you to find the WOW's from the WHAT's about animals! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:19:33

SpiderMindy to the Rescue: How Spider Silk Can Help the Planet!

3/14/2022
Mindy is up on her roof dressed as a... 9 legged spider?! Learn what she has spinning up her sleeves as Mindy, Guy Raz, and the gang discover the WOWs of spiderwebs. Find out how these webs might just help our planet! It's the who, what, when, why, how, and WOW of vegan spider silk! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:27:09

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Making Sound Waves

3/11/2022
Why is Mindy doing some spring cleaning?! And what does this have to do with sound waves?! We've got the questions and the answers for you in today's round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the fact in the fiction about SOUND! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:12:52

What Happened to the Dinosaurs?!

3/7/2022
Mindy and Guy Raz are getting to the bottom of what happened to all the dinosaurs on their trip to the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico, when they discover they've traveled back in time 66 million years! What will they discover about the meteoric event that altered life on this planet forever?! It's the Who, What, When, Where, How, and WOW of dinosaurs!! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:23:50

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Monkey Business

3/4/2022
Why is Mindy thinking of starting a new business?! And what does it have to do with primates?! We've got the questions AND answers in this bananas round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about MONKEYS! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:12:21

Lucy The Space Archaeologist

2/28/2022
Mindy and Guy Raz have their heads in the stars! Join them on an intergalactic adventure as they dig into the latest NASA satellite, Lucy! Learn how Lucy adds the WOW out of this world. It's the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How and WOW of satellites! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:26:07

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - When Pigs Fly

2/25/2022
Why is Mindy flying outside her gingerbread mansion?! And what does this have to do with PIGS?! We've got the questions AND answers in this round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about flying animals! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:13:46

Birds of a Feather Learn Together

2/21/2022
Mindy and Guy Raz are dropping off Reggie at the University of Clever Birds, where they learn about a new class all about opening... trash cans?! Discover how the Sulfur-Crested Cockatoo can break into any trash can! It's the who, what, when, where, why, how and WOW of Bird Beaks! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:26:35

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Time After Time

2/18/2022
Why are Mindy and Guy counting down on a broken clock? And what does that have to do with time?! We've got the questions AND answers in this round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from fiction about TIME! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:12:41

Snoop & Seek Robot

2/14/2022
Mindy, Guy Raz, Dennis and the gang are kicking off the 35th annual Sneak and Snoop Championship Games! When things take a turn for chaos in Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion, how will Mindy and Guy Raz find Dennis underneath piles of candy?! With a little help from a robot from MIT, perhaps! It's the who, what, when, where, why, how and WOW of robots! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:27:43

WeWow Day 5: Let's Meet Inventor, Lewis Latimer

2/11/2022
Mindy and Guy Raz are back on the road in the Wowmobile! Today, they're learning about Lewis Latimer, a Black inventor behind some of the greatest inventions of his time, while listening to one of their favorite podcasts, "Who, When, Wow!" And don't forget to stock up your inventor's supply lab by heading to tinkercast.com/wewow. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:33:25

WeWow Day 4: Let's Meet Explorer, Matthew Henson

2/10/2022
Mindy and Guy Raz are back on the road in the Wowmobile! Today, they're learning about Matthew Henson, a Black explorer who co-discovered the North Pole, while listening to one of their favorite podcasts, "Who, When, Wow!" Make your own adventure toolkit by heading to tinkercast.com/wewow See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:22:05

WeWow Day 3: Let's Meet Explorer, Matthew Henson

2/9/2022
Mindy and Guy Raz are back on the road in the Wowmobile! Today, they're learning about Matthew Henson, a Black explorer who co-discovered the North Pole, while listening to one of their favorite podcasts, "Who, When, Wow!" Stay tuned to hear more of Matthew's adventures tomorrow. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:18:41

WeWow Day 2: Let's Meet Entrepreneur, Madam CJ Walker

2/8/2022
Mindy and Guy Raz are back on the road in the Wowmobile! Today they're finishing up an episode of one of their favorite podcasts, "Who, When Wow!" Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they learn about the amazing Madam CJ Walker who WOWed the world with her hair care products for Black women! Don't forget to make your own soap like Mindy and Guy Raz. Head to tinkercast.com/wewow for more! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at...

Duration:00:18:44

WeWow Day 1: Let's Meet Entrepreneur, Madam CJ Walker

2/7/2022
Mindy and Guy Raz are back on the road in the Wowmobile! Today they're listening to an episode of one of their favorite podcasts, "Who, When Wow!" In this episode, join Mindy and Guy Raz as they learn about the amazing Madam CJ Walker who WOWed the world with her for hair care products for Black women! Come back tomorrow for even more of her WOWs! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:15:23

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - What's Buzzin? (Encore - 2/4/22)

2/4/2022
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 facts from fiction about BUGS! (Originally aired 5/7/21) See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration:00:12:41

Need to Settle A Dispute? Try Venom! (Encore - 1/31/22)

1/31/2022
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,...

Duration:00:31:34