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Wow in the World

By NPR

Hosts Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz guide curious kids and their grown-ups on a journey into the wonders of the world around them. We'll go inside our brains, out into space and deep into the coolest new stories in science and technology.

  1. 1.
    Megalodon't Mess with this Monster!10/19/2020
    27:31
  2. 2.
    Two Whats!? And a Wow! - FINGERPRINTS!10/16/2020
    12:44
  3. 3.
    Growling Ghost-Crabs (encore)10/12/2020
    25:37
  4. 4.
    The Rise And Fall of Static Man (encore)10/05/2020
    28:54
  5. 5.
    Tinkerclass (Week 4 Day 5): Reflect & Share10/02/2020
    6:29
  6. 6.
    Tinkerclass (Week 4 Day 4): Improve & Retest10/01/2020
    2:48
  7. 7.
    Tinkerclass (Week 4 Day 3): Create & Test 09/30/2020
    3:22
  8. 8.
    Tinkerclass (Week 4 Day 2): Explore & Plan09/29/2020
    2:41
  1. 9.
    Tinkerclass (Week 4 Day 1): Getting Nosey About the Science of Smell09/28/2020
    32:15
  2. 10.
    Tinkerclass (Week 3 Day 5): Reflect & Share09/25/2020
    5:37
  3. 11.
    Tinkerclass (Week 3 Day 4): Improve & Retest09/24/2020
    3:22
  4. 12.
    Tinkerclass (Week 3 Day 3): Create & Test09/23/2020
    2:16
  5. 13.
    Tinkerclass (Week 3 Day 2): Explore & Plan 09/22/2020
    2:43
  6. 14.
    Tinkerclass (Week 3 Day 1): Good Habitat Keeping 09/21/2020
    25:27
  7. 15.
    Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 5): Reflect & Share09/18/2020
    4:57
  8. 16.
    Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 4): Improve & Retest 09/17/2020
    2:39
  9. 17.
    Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 3): Create & Test 09/16/2020
    2:48
  10. 18.
    Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 2): Explore & Plan 09/15/2020
    2:04
  11. 19.
    Tinkerclass (Week 2 Day 1): Rat Race!09/14/2020
    28:31
  12. 20.
    Tinkerclass (Week 1 Day 5): Reflect & Share09/11/2020
    4:00
  13. 21.
    Tinkerclass (Week 1 Day 4): Improve & Retest09/10/2020
    2:56
  14. 22.
    Tinkerclass (Week 1 Day 3): Create & Test09/09/2020
    2:53
  15. 23.
    Tinkerclass (Week 1 Day 2): Explore & Plan09/08/2020
    3:13
  16. 24.
    Tinkerclass (Week 1 Day 1): Hugomatic 3000 And The Future of Soft Robotics 09/07/2020
    26:27
  17. 25.
    A Sunbrella For The Planet (encore)08/31/2020
    28:42
  18. 26.
    Hey Baby Island, How'd You Get Here? - When Underwater Volcanoes Grow UP! (encore)08/24/2020
    31:57
  19. 27.
    Scaredy Sharks & The Science of Fear (encore)08/17/2020
    31:22
  20. 28.
    Getting Nosey About the Science of Smell (encore)08/10/2020
    30:09
  21. 29.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Peanut Butter Diamonds (encore)08/07/2020
    9:18
  22. 30.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - What's That Smell? (encore)08/06/2020
    9:19
  23. 31.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Sweat Like A Pig (encore)08/05/2020
    10:07
  24. 32.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Butt Bubble Breathing (encore)08/04/2020
    10:18
  25. 33.
    Here Comes The Sun-Powered Energy! (encore)08/03/2020
    34:49
  26. 34.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Cry-Thru (encore)07/31/2020
    9:38
  27. 35.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Kangaroo, How Do You Do? (encore)07/30/2020
    9:12
  28. 36.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Wildest Dreams (encore)07/29/2020
    9:37
  29. 37.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Metallic-wha?! (encore)07/28/2020
    9:56
  30. 38.
    Pull A Face! The Science Of Four-Legged Facial Mimicry (encore)07/27/2020
    33:38
  31. 39.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Blink and You'll Miss It! (encore)07/24/2020
    10:02
  32. 40.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Head in the Clouds (encore)07/23/2020
    10:32
  33. 41.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - You're Not That Bald, Eagles (encore)07/22/2020
    10:02
  34. 42.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - I Have A Need For Trees (encore)07/21/2020
    10:37
  35. 43.
    And the winner is...RICEQUAKE! (encore)07/20/2020
    27:17
  36. 44.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - The Stars of Space (encore)07/17/2020
    9:22
  37. 45.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Strut It! (encore)07/16/2020
    8:44
  38. 46.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Like No Otter (encore)07/15/2020
    9:24
  39. 47.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Larger Than Life (encore)07/14/2020
    9:17
  40. 48.
    Dinosaurs Take Flight! How Birds Evolved To Fly (encore)07/13/2020
    33:57
  41. 49.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Volcan-OH NO! (encore)07/10/2020
    8:28
  42. 50.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Penguin Take-Off (encore)07/09/2020
    9:18
  43. 51.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Taste Bud Retirement (encore)07/08/2020
    8:59
  44. 52.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Full Moon Rising (encore)07/07/2020
    8:21
  45. 53.
    1+2=3? Just Ask A BEE! - The Scientific Buzz On Bees & Math (encore)07/06/2020
    26:00
  46. 54.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Just Joking Around (encore)07/03/2020
    9:55
  47. 55.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - It's All Slang to Me! (encore)07/02/2020
    9:23
  48. 56.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Do The Math! (encore)07/01/2020
    10:24
  49. 57.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Can You Dig It (encore)06/30/2020
    8:47
  50. 58.
    Heeeere Foodie Foodie Foodie! (encore)06/29/2020
    31:05
  51. 59.
    TED Radio Wow-er06/27/2020
    51:47
  52. 60.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Breakfast With The Continents (encore)06/26/2020
    10:48
  53. 61.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Worm is the Word (encore)06/25/2020
    9:18
  54. 62.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Vegetable Interrogation (encore)06/24/2020
    10:26
  55. 63.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Coronavirus (encore)06/23/2020
    9:10
  56. 64.
    Gaming Your Way to Zen (encore)06/22/2020
    29:43
  57. 65.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Heart Beatz (encore)06/19/2020
    9:00
  58. 66.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Sssnakes! (encore)06/18/2020
    9:20
  59. 67.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Don't Sweat It! (encore)06/17/2020
    8:41
  60. 68.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Metamorphosis Gym (encore)06/16/2020
    9:02
  61. 69.
    An Elevator to the Stars! (encore)06/15/2020
    30:45
  62. 70.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Inventoritos (encore)06/12/2020
    8:54
  63. 71.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Save It For A Rainy Day (encore)06/11/2020
    9:33
  64. 72.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Hair We Go! (encore)06/10/2020
    8:39
  65. 73.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Colorful Wows (encore)06/09/2020
    8:22
  66. 74.
    The Karate Kickin' Cockroach (encore)06/08/2020
    27:07
  67. 75.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow!: Crustacean Station (encore)06/05/2020
    9:30
  68. 76.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow!: Out Of This World (encore)06/04/2020
    9:21
  69. 77.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow!: Ear, There, And Everywhere (encore)06/03/2020
    8:34
  70. 78.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow!: Freezing Factoids And Fallacies06/02/2020
    8:49
  71. 79.
    Extreme Makeover: Spider Edition (encore)06/01/2020
    28:05
  72. 80.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Peanut Butter Diamonds05/29/2020
    8:12
  73. 81.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - What's That Smell?05/28/2020
    8:34
  74. 82.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Sweat Like A Pig05/27/2020
    9:33
  75. 83.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Butt Bubble Breathing05/26/2020
    9:59
  76. 84.
    What in the Wow?! The Science of Awe05/25/2020
    29:23
  77. 85.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Cry-Thru05/22/2020
    9:42
  78. 86.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Kangaroo, How Do You Do?05/21/2020
    9:24
  79. 87.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Wildest Dreams05/20/2020
    9:54
  80. 88.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Metallic-wha?!05/19/2020
    9:54
  81. 89.
    The Early Bird Gets The...Bag Of Chips?!05/18/2020
    28:59
  82. 90.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Blink and You'll Miss It!05/15/2020
    9:44
  83. 91.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Head in the Clouds 05/14/2020
    9:52
  84. 92.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - You're Not That Bald, Eagles05/13/2020
    9:29
  85. 93.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - I Have A Need For Trees05/12/2020
    10:06
  86. 94.
    Oobleck! Make Up Your Mind!05/11/2020
    28:51
  87. 95.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - The Stars of Space05/08/2020
    9:32
  88. 96.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Strut It!05/07/2020
    9:50
  89. 97.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Like No Otter 05/06/2020
    10:22
  90. 98.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Larger Than Life05/05/2020
    10:05
  91. 99.
    Are You Smarter Than A Toilet?05/04/2020
    27:36
  92. 100.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Volcan-OH NO!05/01/2020
    9:17
  93. 101.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Penguin Take-Off04/30/2020
    9:57
  94. 102.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Taste Bud Retirement 04/29/2020
    10:00
  95. 103.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Full Moon Rising04/28/2020
    9:24
  96. 104.
    What's Slower Than Slow? 04/27/2020
    30:12
  97. 105.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Just Joking Around04/24/2020
    10:02
  98. 106.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - It's All Slang to Me!04/23/2020
    9:35
  99. 107.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Do The Math!04/22/2020
    10:35
  100. 108.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Can You Dig It04/21/2020
    8:46
  101. 109.
    Ah, BATS!04/20/2020
    28:04
  102. 110.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Breakfast With The Continents04/17/2020
    9:45
  103. 111.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Worm is the Word04/16/2020
    9:01
  104. 112.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Vegetable Interrogation04/15/2020
    10:30
  105. 113.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Coronavirus04/14/2020
    9:09
  106. 114.
    Nice-Off! Cats Vs. Dogs04/13/2020
    24:36
  107. 115.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Heart Beatz 04/10/2020
    9:05
  108. 116.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Sssnakes!04/09/2020
    9:20
  109. 117.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Don't Sweat It!04/08/2020
    8:44
  110. 118.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Metamorphosis Gym04/07/2020
    9:02
  111. 119.
    Mini-Moon! 04/06/2020
    22:33
  112. 120.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Inventoritos04/03/2020
    9:03
  113. 121.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Save It For A Rainy Day04/02/2020
    9:59
  114. 122.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Hair We Go!04/01/2020
    8:49
  115. 123.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Colorful Wows03/31/2020
    8:43
  116. 124.
    Laughter In A Can: How Our Brains Interpret Funny Business03/30/2020
    24:48
  117. 125.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow!: Crustacean Station03/27/2020
    9:03
  118. 126.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow!: Out Of This World03/26/2020
    9:09
  119. 127.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow!: Ear, There, And Everywhere03/25/2020
    8:21
  120. 128.
    Two Whats!? And A Wow! Freezing Factoids03/24/2020
    9:01
  121. 129.
    Listen To Your Mummy! 03/23/2020
    27:12
  122. 130.
    INTRODUCING Two Whats!? And A Wow!03/23/2020
    6:34
  123. 131.
    The Buzz on Bee Barf! Sticky Science Behind Bumblebee Vomit03/16/2020
    34:43
  124. 132.
    Underwater Nit-Pickin': Cleaner Shrimp And Why Big Fish Won't Eat Them 03/02/2020
    30:33
  125. 133.
    Betelgeuse! Betelgeuse! Betelgeuse! An Outer Space SUPERNOVA02/24/2020
    26:43
  126. 134.
    Good Habitat Keeping02/17/2020
    26:23
  127. 135.
    An UnFROGettable Day At the Museum of Wow! (encore)02/10/2020
    30:32
  128. 136.
    MY ASTEROID IS BLOWING UP! (encore)02/03/2020
    30:43
  129. 137.
    Song Of The Singing Mouse (encore)01/27/2020
    31:08
  130. 138.
    Bored Out Of Your Bonkerballs? (encore)01/20/2020
    29:40
  131. 139.
    Duck Duck Poop! - A Tale Of Symbiosis (encore)01/13/2020
    28:17
  132. 140.
    Totally Spiced Out! (encore)01/06/2020
    27:00
  133. 141.
    The Rise And Fall of Static Man12/30/2019
    29:43
  134. 142.
    100th Episode! A Scientific Songtacular12/23/2019
    33:52
  135. 143.
    Hugomatic 3000 And The Future of Soft Robotics12/16/2019
    26:25
  136. 144.
    Rat Race!12/09/2019
    27:28
  137. 145.
    Growling Ghost-Crabs12/02/2019
    25:44
  138. 146.
    Drop That Beat and Cut The Cheese...For Science!11/25/2019
    28:46
  139. 147.
    Horsefly Don't Bother Me! - The Dazzling Mystery Of Zebra Stripes11/18/2019
    28:10
  140. 148.
    So Cute You Can't Even! - The Science Of Cute Aggression11/11/2019
    30:12
  141. 149.
    The Cubic Scoop on Wombat Poop!11/04/2019
    29:34
  142. 150.
    Wow in the World Presents: 'Circle Round: The Chattering Clams'11/01/2019
    16:40
  143. 151.
    Extreme Makeover: Spider Edition10/28/2019
    27:35
  144. 152.
    Two-Headed Space Worms10/21/2019
    25:18
  145. 153.
    Hey Onion! You're Makin' Me Cry!10/14/2019
    20:23
  146. 154.
    An Elevator to the Stars!10/07/2019
    28:15
  147. 155.
    The Karate Kickin' Cockroach09/30/2019
    24:56
  148. 156.
    Operation Earth: How to Be Cool To A Planet That's Hot09/23/2019
    31:39
  149. 157.
    Back-To-School: Recess 10109/16/2019
    22:29
  150. 158.
    The Very Hungry Black Hole09/09/2019
    29:26
  151. 159.
    Heeeere Foodie Foodie Foodie! - Edible Insects Are On The Menu!09/02/2019
    28:14
  152. 160.
    Smart-Bots08/26/2019
    34:03
  153. 161.
    Wow in the World + The Story Pirates in Do You SEE What I HEAR?08/19/2019
    38:59
  154. 162.
    Spit-Take! The Science Of Saliva And Those Bitter Bites08/12/2019
    26:18
  155. 163.
    How To Talk To A Dog08/05/2019
    24:21
  156. 164.
    WAIT...WAIT...ARE THOSE MARSHMALLOWS? Why Kids Are Better At Waiting Than Adults07/29/2019
    25:53
  157. 165.
    Your Crabby Pee Is Scaring Me!07/22/2019
    33:50
  158. 166.
    Now Watch Me Drip Drip: The Science Of Slower Melting Ice Cream 07/15/2019
    22:28
  159. 167.
    Un-BEE-lievable Bees!07/08/2019
    21:51
  160. 168.
    Brain Freeze!07/01/2019
    17:13
  161. 169.
    An Eyebrow Evolution!06/24/2019
    28:06
  162. 170.
    G-Force Vs. Wasabi: How The Brain Registers Pain06/17/2019
    26:37
  163. 171.
    A Sunbrella For The Planet06/10/2019
    24:59
  164. 172.
    Dinosaurs Take Flight! How Birds Evolved To Fly 06/03/2019
    31:21
  165. 173.
    Scaredy Sharks & The Science of Fear05/27/2019
    28:53
  166. 174.
    Getting Nosey About the Science of Smell: Why Different Sniffs Get Different Whiffs!05/20/2019
    31:23
  167. 175.
    An UnFROGettable Day At the Museum of Wow!05/13/2019
    28:48
  168. 176.
    Pull A Face! The Science Of Four-Legged Facial Mimicry05/06/2019
    31:36
  169. 177.
    Drop That Beat and Cut The Cheese...For Science!04/29/2019
    28:08
  170. 178.
    Here Comes The Sun-Powered Energy!04/22/2019
    29:46
  171. 179.
    MY ASTEROID IS BLOWING UP!04/15/2019
    29:04
  172. 180.
    And The Winner Is...RICEQUAKE! 04/08/2019
    23:41
  173. 181.
    Song Of The Singing Mouse04/01/2019
    29:34
  174. 182.
    Hey Baby Island, How'd You Get Here? - When Underwater Volcanoes Grow UP!03/25/2019
    29:23
  175. 183.
    Horsefly Don't Bother Me! - The Dazzling Mystery Of Zebra Stripes03/18/2019
    29:28
  176. 184.
    Bored Out Of Your Bonkerballs? - Why Having Nothing To Do Can Be Good For You!03/11/2019
    27:22
  177. 185.
    1+2=3? Just Ask A BEE! - The Scientific Buzz On Bees & Math03/04/2019
    23:58
  178. 186.
    So Cute You Can't Even! - The Science Of Cute Aggression02/25/2019
    30:06
  179. 187.
    Heeeere Foodie Foodie Foodie! - Edible Insects Are On The Menu! 02/18/2019
    26:28
  180. 188.
    Long Live Lonesome George! - The Mysterious Genome Of A Giant Tortoise02/11/2019
    28:07
  181. 189.
    Duck Duck Poop - A Tale Of Symbiosis02/04/2019
    28:19
  182. 190.
    Back-To-School: Recess 10101/28/2019
    20:07
  183. 191.
    Two-Headed Space Worms01/21/2019
    23:33
  184. 192.
    Now Watch Me Drip Drip: The Science Of Slower Melting Ice Cream!01/14/2019
    23:09
  185. 193.
    Exploding Ants!01/07/2019
    22:33
  186. 194.
    The Zen of Video Games12/31/2018
    27:18
  187. 195.
    The Cubic Scoop on Wombat Poop!12/24/2018
    29:50
  188. 196.
    An Elevator To The Stars!12/17/2018
    29:09
  189. 197.
    The Karate Kickin' Cockroach12/10/2018
    24:26
  190. 198.
    Extreme Makeover: Spider Edition12/03/2018
    30:23
  191. 199.
    A Dog's Nose Always Knows11/26/2018
    26:24
  192. 200.
    The Very Hungry Black Hole11/19/2018
    30:22

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