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Meet Cool People

These shows feature interviews with amazing artists, authors, musicians, scientists and more!

by Kids Listen

    Meet Cool People

    Nov 17 2019

  • Good Stuff Kids / Episode #228 – Pointed Man Band

    Ooooh yeah. I loved talking to Dan Elliott from Pointed Man Band about his music and specifically the brand new record ‘Amongst the Tall Trees’. You’ve got to hear the song ‘Go!’. It’s awesome. A blast of energy and fun that will make you want to get outside and play. It’s just an appetizer too. The whole album is awesome. Enjoy this convo with Dan!

  • Dream Big Podcast / DB 163: Lori Harder On Overcoming Bullying And Finding Bliss

    We always look for guests with inspiring life stories -- those who overcame struggles that would have caused most to quit but instead chose to transform their lives to achieve their Big Dreams.   Lori Harder is the epitome of the ideal guest. In her discussion with Eva, Lori shares an emotional story of being bullied as a child because of her weight. Rather than let the bullies destroy her life, Lori embodied the idea that “the greatest revenge is success” and transformed her body (and life) thr...more

  • Wow in the World / So Cute You Can't Even! - The Science Of Cute Aggression

    Do you have a face so cute that people want to pinch your cheeks? Does the sight of a baby piglet snuggling up to a newborn baby make you want to kick down a door and run away screaming? Have you ever uttered the words, "You're so cute I could EAT YOU UP!?" Well then you may suffer from a scientific phenomenon known as "Cute Aggression." And in this episode, Mindy and Guy Raz take you through a recent scientific study that explores what causes it, and why? It's the latest Who, What, When, Where,...more

  • Go With Nugget for Kids / Brazil for Kids: Explore Gems and Minerals, Rivers and Wildlife

    In this episode, we’re headed to a city called Belo Horizonte in Brazil. 🇧🇷 You’ll get to meet 12-year-old Theo, who will take us on an exciting tour of the unique wildlife of his home country. We’ll learn about adorable monkeys, scary piranhas, tropical birds and the largest rodent in the world. We’ll also learn about the impact humans have on some of these animals and what we can do to help protect them. Theo’s home state, Minas Gerais, is also known for its minerals and gems. So, if you lov...more

  • KidLit RADIO / KidLit RADIO: StoryMakers with Brian Biggs

    Listen up as Rocco and Brian Biggs, creator of Tinyville Town, chat about the eighth book in that series, AT THE FIREHOUSE, on this podcast episode of StoryMakers. Brian tells us how, when writing the book, he toured a real firehouse. Listen to find out what goes on behind the scenes when firefighters aren’t battling blazes!Watch Brian’s STORYMAKERS!ABOUT the Book IN TINYVILLE TOWN: AT THE FIREHOUSE, join Dexter and Firefighter Charlie on a guided tour of the Tinyville Town firehouse. See where ...more

  • So Get Me: the Alphabet Rockers’ podcast for families making change! / Call to Action: THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT

    Young activists share their idea about making butterflies to symbolize the 15,000 children in detention centers in the US. What does it mean to be an activist? Kaia and Lily will tell you in this episode. Find out what inspired them and hear their interview with CultureStrike artist/activist Kat Evasco. Learn how your family can be involved in The Butterfly Effect: Migration is Beautiful movement at www.butterflyeffectmigration.org This episode features the song, “Until You’re Free” from the new...more

  • Nik Lettuce Clubhouse / The Mike Mason episode + Flo has a rumbly tummy

    This month we were going to record a really interesting documentary about fluff, but Flo was so hungry it was ruining the podcast! Instead Flo opens a can of worms and our guest Mike Mason teaches us all about Kindie music! Thank you to our special guest Mike Mason from the Good Stuff Kids Podcast (goodstuffpod.com or @goodstuffpod). Remember to subscribe and drop us a message on @niklettucech or niklettucech@gmail.com!

  • The App Fairy Podcast / Episode 7: Toca Boca

    Children's app superstars, Toca Boca chat with the App Fairy about play, their deep underlying philosophies for developing excellent apps for kids, and how to use cut paper to design an app.