Explore Your Curiosity

These shows help curious kids discover, answer questions, and occasionally get grossed out!

by Kids Listen

    Explore Your Curiosity

    Aug 24 2019

  • Tumble Science Podcast for Kids / Tumble Presents: Earth Rangers

    What are Earth’s top ten biggest animals? You’ll find that out, and more, with the help of Earth Ranger Emma! We’re sharing our favorite episode from our friends at Earth Rangers. Earth Rangers is a podcast for anyone who loves to explore the mysteries of nature. If you love Tumble, we’re sure you’ll love this show. Want to hear more Earth Rangers? Subscribe to Earth Rangers wherever you listen to podcasts, or check out, where you’ll find more great Gen Z shows (including Tumb...more

  • KiDNuZ / 08.23.2019

      Good morning and welcome to KidNuz. I’m Tori. Today is Friday, August 23rd, 2019 and we begin with… .. a second disaster for the world’s most famous ship. New video from the floor of the Atlantic Ocean shows the historic wreckage of the Titanic in a shocking state of deterioration. Metal- eating bacteria, corrosion and currents have all but destroyed the entire starboard side, including the captain’s quarters and his legendary bath tub. The Titanic, which had been dubbed ‘unsinkable’, wa...more

  • Brains On! Science podcast for kids / What is dyslexia? And how do our brains read?

    Have you heard the word dyslexia before? It's a term used to describe when people have a hard time learning to read. It's actually very common because reading is a fairly new skill that humans have developed. In this episode we do a deep dive on dyslexia. We'll look at how our brains have cobbled together the ability to read by re-purposing parts of the brain that evolved for other functions. And we’ll learn what scientists think might be going on in the brains of people with dyslexia when they ...more

  • Wow in the World / Wow in the World + The Story Pirates in Do You SEE What I HEAR?

    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! Taste words, hear colors, feel sounds? What in the world is happening in the brain when senses are scrambled? How in the world did the story pirates find a Wowzer with this amazing condition? And where in the world is that new music coming from? Join Guy, Mindy, The Story Pirates, and an ...more

  • But Why: A Podcast for Curious Kids / What Do Mosquitoes Do In Winter?

    This episode is all about bugs! We've gotten a lot of questions from you about insects and other critters. So we're tackling them with the help of Jessica Honaker and Kristie Reddick, otherwise known as the Bug Chicks.

  • The Past and The Curious: A History Podcast for Kids and Families / Episode 34: Museum Tales!

    Isabella Stewart Gardner was a very unusual lady who created an incredible museum in Boston. Unfortunately some of her paintings have gone missing. Charles Wilson Peale painted people, but he also created America's first museum - right upstairs from where they signed the Declaration of Independence. Also features Quiztime, You Have 30 Seconds, "All of Me" and more. Written and produced by Mick Sullivan. Isabella's story read by Jason Lawrence.

  • Science is Fun E / My Grandfather puked on Mt Kilimanjaro

    Private and Skipper talk about the trials of climbing a very tall mountain.

  • So Get Me: the Alphabet Rockers’ podcast for families making change! / I'M A STAR

    In this episode, young rockstar Kali interviews Michaella, an 11-year-old transgender girl who has the support of both her parents. Michaella's advice is never to be afraid to be who you are! We hear from author Innosanto Nagara, author of A is for Activist about his new book and honor mixed heritage with Alphabet Rockers fans Kiante, Ajani, Kamalei and their parents. Episode 4 features the GRAMMY-nominated song, I'M A STAR!

  • Ear Snacks / More (More!) Roadtrip Mixtape Summer 2019

    There is just too much good music out there right now! We're back with a second installment of this summer's Ear Snacks Roadtrip Mixtape. Featuring: Little Bitta You by Andrew & Polly Una Gran Familia by Lucy Kalantari Little Bit Tough by Vered Where Do the Children Play by Renee & Friends feat. Ziggy Marley Why Why Why by Ants Ants Ants Coquinas by Alina Celeste Paletero Man by Lucky Diaz featuring Andrew & Polly Together by Dan Sacks of Noodleloaf Esta Lucesita by Elizabeth Mitchell & Suni Pa...more

  • Short & Curly / Is it ever okay to be a cannibal?

    Molly, Carl and Matt become lost at sea, they've run out of food and they lack basic survival skills. So, would it be okay for them to eat each other if they get really really really hungry? Maybe don't listen to this episode while you're eating!

  • The Show About Science / 068: “Do House-Elves Clean Your Brain While You Sleep?” with Ken Paller

    "Do House-Elves Clean Your Brain While You Sleep?" That's the title of an exciting new article featured in Frontiers for Young Minds by Ken Paller. Ken is a professor at Northwestern University where he designs experiments that can provide insights into memory and our conscious experiences. On this episode, he visits The Show About Science Studios to talk about his article, cognitive neuroscience, memory, and how sleep affects our brains.

  • Surgery ABCs / Why do I feel sad sometimes?

    In this episode we talk about why we feel different emotions and why it's important to talk about those feelings. We also meet a doctor who can help us if we are having a hard time understanding different feelings.