Wow in the World podcast

Wow in the World

The #1 science 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. Listen 1-week early and to all episodes ad-free with Wondery+, Wondery+ Kids on Apple Podcasts, or Amazon Music with a Prime membership or Amazon Music Unlimited subscription.

The #1 science 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. Listen 1-week early and to all episodes ad-free with Wondery+, Wondery+ Kids on Apple Podcasts, or Amazon Music with a Prime membership or Amazon Music Unlimited subscription.

 

#725

RoboFish: A Mindy and Guy Raz Production (2/26/24)

Lights... Camera... Action!! Mindy is making a movie based on new research from the University of Western Australia starring Guy Raz as... Robofish, a robotic fish that fights off invasive predators! It's the who, what, when, where, how and WOW of robotic fish! Originally aired 5/2/22. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

13 hrs Ago

24 MINS

24:28

13 hrs Ago


#724

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - In The Spotlight (2/23/24)

Why did Mindy overload the power grid? And what does that have to do with light?! We've got the questions AND answers in this illuminating round of Two Whats?! And a Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about LIGHT! Originally aired 6/30/23. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

23 Feb 2024

15 MINS

15:45

23 Feb 2024


#723

DNA Sculptures (2/19/24)

Art is in Reggie's DNA… literally! Join Mindy, Guy Raz, and the WOW Crew to discover the art of DNA at Reggie's Art Exhibit opening! It's the who, what, when, where, how and WOW of DNA structure! Originally aired 4/10/23. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

19 Feb 2024

22 MINS

22:31

19 Feb 2024


#722

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Medical Marvels (2/16/24)

Guy Raz is showing off his latest addition to his first aid kit, but what does this have to do with medical marvels? We've got the WHATs and the WOWs about medical marvels, and it's up to you to guess the winning WOW! Originally aired 9/2/22. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

16 Feb 2024

16 MINS

16:10

16 Feb 2024


#721

Not Our First Rodeo: The Science of Why Robots Can't Use Bullwhips (2/12/24)

Welcome to Southern Mama's Big Fancy Steakhouse! The waiters are serving some delicious milkshakes and Mindy is serving up some science with her licorice bullwhip. But what does a bullwhip have to teach us about the way way human brains work?... And why can't robots learn how to use a bullwhip? It's the who, what, when, where, how and WOW of biomechanics! Originally aired 11/28/22. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

12 Feb 2024

20 MINS

20:28

12 Feb 2024


#720

WeWow On The Weekend (2/11/24)

Reggie asks Dennis questions and Dennis hosts a cooking segment. Plus an encore episode, “Spiced Out!” If you have a question for Dennis, leave him a voicemail at 1-888-7WOW-WOW. Your question might just end up on WeWow on the Weekend! For more WeWow visit https://bit.ly/3nkbEuo. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

11 Feb 2024

28 MINS

28:42

11 Feb 2024


#719

WeWow On The Weekend (2/10/24)

Dennis and Reggie hang out and read reviewsies from their devoted listeners. Plus an encore episode, “Oh My Bleach! Save Our Reef!” If you have a question for Dennis, leave him a voicemail at 1-888-7WOW-WOW. Your question might just end up on WeWow on the Weekend! For more WeWow visit https://bit.ly/3nkbEuo. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

10 Feb 2024

31 MINS

31:12

10 Feb 2024


#718

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Vroom Vroom (2/9/24)

Why is Mindy carpooling in a pool?! We've got the questions AND answers in this electric round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about CARS! Originally aired 11/18/22. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

09 Feb 2024

15 MINS

15:40

09 Feb 2024


#717

Snoop & Seek Robot (2/5/24)

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! Originally aired 2/14/22. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

05 Feb 2024

24 MINS

24:51

05 Feb 2024


#716

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Let's Have Some Fungus! (2/2/24)

This week, we’re having fun with fungi! This brand new episode of Two Whats?! And a Wow! will put your toad on a stool and ring your port-o-bell-o! Visit https://bit.ly/3owDW5a to learn more. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

02 Feb 2024

12 MINS

12:50

02 Feb 2024


#715

Yay For Octo-Moms! (1/29/24)

What's better than one Octo-mom? 20,000 Octo-moms! Mindy and Guy take the Wow Machine down the Californian coast to find an underwater volcano and the Octo-moms and Octo-babies that call it home! It's the who, when, why, how and WOW of Octopuses! Check out Wow in the World activities at [https://bit.ly/3V5YCgw.] (https://bit.ly/3V5YCgw.) See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

29 Jan 2024

18 MINS

18:35

29 Jan 2024


#714

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Rat's All, Folks! (1/26/24)

The next episode of Two Whats?! And a Wow will either make you squeak or say “Eeeek!”-- depending upon how you feel about… Rodents! Guy & Mindy will give you the 411 on rats, mice and some other amazing critters. Visit https://bit.ly/3owDW5a for more details. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

26 Jan 2024

12 MINS

12:57

26 Jan 2024


#713

Invasion of the Zombie Ants (1/22/24)

Mindy and the gang sit around the crackling campfire exchanging scary stories. But these aren't you're average scary stories; this one involves a liver parasite, a scientific study and cow! It's the who, when, why, how and WOW of the parasitic Lancet Liver Fluke! See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

22 Jan 2024

24 MINS

24:17

22 Jan 2024


#712

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Life Size (1/19/24)

We've got the questions AND answers in this larger than life round of Two Whats?! And a Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about ANIMAL SIZES! Visit https://bit.ly/3owDW5a for more. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

19 Jan 2024

13 MINS

13:00

19 Jan 2024


#711

Mummified Bees! (1/15/24)

When you think of Mummies you might think of the ancient Egyptians and their sarcophagi, but these 300 year old mummified bees have just as much a right to be remembered alongside Tutankhamun as anyone else! It's the who, when, why, how and WOW of Mum-bees! Check Wow in the World activities at [https://bit.ly/3V5YCgw] (https://bit.ly/3V5YCgw) . See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

15 Jan 2024

20 MINS

20:46

15 Jan 2024


#710

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Berry Nice (1/12/24)

We've got the questions AND answers in this berry nice round of Two Whats?! And a Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about BERRIES! Visit [https://bit.ly/3owDW5a] (https://bit.ly/3owDW5a) for more. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

12 Jan 2024

13 MINS

13:11

12 Jan 2024


#709

Cellular Tattoos For Science! (1/8/24)

Mindy and the gang are off to get their first tattoos! But these aren't your average inkings; these tattoos are made of gold, invisible to the human eye and, most importantly, for science! It's the who, when, why, how and WOW of cellular tattooing! Check Wow in the World activities at [https://bit.ly/3V5YCgw] (https://bit.ly/3V5YCgw) . See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

08 Jan 2024

19 MINS

19:50

08 Jan 2024


#708

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - Say Cheese (1/5/24)

It’s an extra cheesy edition of Two Whats?! And a Wow! Guy & Mindy will test your knowledge of all things cheddar etc. Play along and find out if your brie-brain is gouda enough! See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

05 Jan 2024

13 MINS

13:34

05 Jan 2024


#707

Trumpet Fish Tag (1/1/24)

Hello and welcome back to the World Series of Tag! Mindy and Guy Raz here coming to you live from Taggy Nichols arena where some of the best Tag players in the world are vying for the title of champion. The front runner - The Trumpeter; a top tier player who has a top secret technique that he derived from the hunting tactics of the trumpet fish! It’s the Who, What, When, Where, How and WOW of TAG! Check Wow in the World activities at [https://bit.ly/3V5YCgw.] (https://bit.ly/3V5YCgw.) See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

01 Jan 2024

23 MINS

23:30

01 Jan 2024


#706

WeWow The Great Indoors 2023: Day 5 (12/29/23)

It’s Day 5 of WeWow The Great Indoors! Today, Mindy and Guy Raz play a game of Dennis Says with Dennis! Plus, an encore episode, “Reggie and the Chocolate Factory!” To get warm and cozy with Mindy and Guy Raz, head to [https://bit.ly/3nkbEuo.] (https://bit.ly/3nkbEuo.) See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

29 Dec 2023

32 MINS

32:08

29 Dec 2023


#705

WeWow The Great Indoors 2023: Day 4 (12/28/23)

It’s Day 4 of WeWow The Great Indoors! Today, Mindy wants to play in the snow in the comfort of her own gingerbread living room! Plus, an encore of, “Stick It Right Here, Sluggo!” To get warm and cozy with Mindy and Guy Raz, head to [https://bit.ly/3nkbEuo] (https://bit.ly/3nkbEuo) . See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

28 Dec 2023

25 MINS

25:39

28 Dec 2023


#704

WeWow The Great Indoors 2023: Day 3 (12/27/23)

It’s Day 3 of WeWow The Great Indoors! Today, Mindy makes a liiiiiiittle too much popcorn! Plus, an encore episode, “And the Winner is … Ricequake!” To get warm and cozy with Mindy and Guy Raz, head to [https://bit.ly/3nkbEuo] (https://bit.ly/3nkbEuo) . See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

27 Dec 2023

23 MINS

23:52

27 Dec 2023


#703

WeWow The Great Indoors 2023: Day 2 (12/26/23)

It’s Day 2 of WeWow The Great Indoors! Mindy and Reggie ask Guy Raz to help redecorate their indoor space! Plus, an encore episode, “Constructing Creativity: How Science and Art Aren’t so Far Apart”. To get warm and cozy with Mindy and Guy Raz, head to [https://bit.ly/3nkbEuo] (https://bit.ly/3nkbEuo) . See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

26 Dec 2023

31 MINS

31:47

26 Dec 2023


#702

WeWow The Great Indoors 2023: Day 1 (12/25/23)

Welcome to WeWow The Great Indoors Week! Mindy and Guy Raz get extra indoorsy with a house inside of a house inside of a house! Plus, an encore episode, “Home Tweet Home: Which Nest is Best?” To get warm and cozy with Mindy and Guy Raz, head to [https://bit.ly/3nkbEuo.] (https://bit.ly/3nkbEuo.) See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

25 Dec 2023

30 MINS

30:23

25 Dec 2023


#701

Two Whats?! And A Wow! - What on Earth?! (12/22/23)

Why is Guy Raz covered in corn syrup? And what does it have to do with the Earth?! We've got the questions AND answers in this out-of-this-world round of Two Whats?! And A Wow! It's up to you to find the WOWs from the WHATs about EARTH! Originally aired 3/3/22. See Privacy Policy at [https://art19.com/privacy] (https://art19.com/privacy) and California Privacy Notice at [https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info] (https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info) . ... Read more

22 Dec 2023

14 MINS

14:29

22 Dec 2023