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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.
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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 amazing new invention, as they explore the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the World of Synesthesia! Originally aired May 28th 2018.
Having trouble breaking through the bitter bites of nature's leafiest greens and cocoa beans? Well before you do that spit-take, you may want to chew on this nature's candy just a little longer! New research suggests that the key savoring the bitter flavors of Brussels sprouts, kale, and even coffee, can be found in your spit! Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they explore the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the World of SALIVA! Originally Aired September 10th 2018.
How To Talk To A Dog

How To Talk To A Dog

2019-08-0500:24:287

Is that dog wearing glasses?! Guy Raz has a new four-legged friend, but he's having trouble bonding with him. Good thing Mindy knows the scientifically-proven very best way to talk to dogs! This week learn HOW in the world scientists figured out how to speak to dogs and WHAT in the world is the best way to say "Who's a good boy"? Join Mindy and Guy Raz to learn the Who, What, When Where, Why, How, and Wow in the World of canine communication! Originally aired June 4th, 2018.
New scientific research suggests that kids these days are better than grownups when it comes to waiting. WHAT?! Join Mindy and Guy Raz in the waiting room of the dentist's office, as they explore how scientists used MARSHMALLOWS in the scientific experiment that lead to this discovery! It's the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the World of Waiting! Originally Aired September 17th 2018.
What's that scent wafting through the murky waters off the coast of Georgia? Well if you're a mud crab, you'll know that it's the smell of fear. But where does it come from? And how do we know? Join Guy Raz & Mindy Thomas for Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the World of secret signals of the animal world. (And stick around as they potty-train a Blue crab. Trust us on this one.) Originally Aired April 30th 2018.
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! But what's up with all the melting on hot summer days? Join Mindy and Guy Raz as they scour the globe in search of a special new ingredient, that's said to prevent ice cream from turning into a sticky situation! It's the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the World of slower melting ice cream! Originally aired July 30th, 2018.
Un-BEE-lievable Bees!

Un-BEE-lievable Bees!

2019-07-0800:21:585

You won't bee-lieve your ears! Join Detective Mindy and Inspector Raz, an un-bee-table crime fighting duo, as they try to crack the case of the missing bees! It's all in this episode as we explore the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the world of buzzing bees! Originally Aired July 9th 2018.
Brain Freeze!

Brain Freeze!

2019-07-0100:17:219

What in the world is Brain Freeze? Why in the world does it happen when we're enjoying a cold, tasty treat? And how in the world do we get rid of it?! Grab an ice-cold refreshing drink, and get ready to explore the who, what, when, where, why how and WOW in the world of BRAIN FREEZE! Originally Aired July 24th 2017.
An Eyebrow Evolution!

An Eyebrow Evolution!

2019-06-2400:28:068

Once upon a time, our earliest human ancestors all had a permanent case of 'angry face' due to the big bony ridges on their foreheads. Over time we've evolved flexible brows that can communicate our complex emotions. Evolutionary anthropologists are trying to figure out why. Join Mindy and Guy Raz for an ancient family reunion, and discover the who, what, when, where, why, how and WOW in the world of eyebrows! Originally Aired August 13th 2018.
It's time for another spicy smack down in the world of Wow, and this time Gramma G-Force and a Naked Mole Rat go head to head in a battle of...Wasabi?! How will our fearless competitors handle the heat? And what does their brain have to do with it? A new scientific study just might have what it takes to predict the results before the competition even begins! It's The Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the World of the brain on pain!
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Jul 28th
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Lillian Thomas

hi Reggie mini gyros Thomas fingerling and Grandma G-Force I love you show is so amazing and so sciency

Jul 12th
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Ayla Murane

not wat i was expecting

Jul 2nd
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Ayla Murane

i did not remember this after listining to every episode

Jul 1st
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Ayla Murane

huh 2 hours ago

Jul 1st
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Ashley Gilfoil

I listen to this podcast every possible time!!!!!

Jun 28th
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Megan Long

Love you very much I love your show

Jun 21st
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Megan Long

I love you very much and I love your show

Jun 21st
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Armita

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Jun 21st
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Karen Armstrong

I love your show โค๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’“

Jun 16th
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roger chou

great

Jun 13th
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Charley Brunclik

I'm not a fan of dogs Katie Stevens.

Jun 6th
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Jenna Teddy

So inspired by mindy and guyraz

Jun 5th
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Jenna Teddy

This is

Jun 5th
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Megan Long

I Hart ๐Ÿ’Ÿ๐Ÿ’ž๐Ÿ’—๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ–ค๐Ÿฆ‹โฃ๏ธ๐Ÿ˜‡๐Ÿ˜๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ’๐ŸŒธ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿต๏ธ๐ŸŒน๐Ÿฅ€๐ŸŒบ๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒผ๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒฒ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒด๐ŸŒต๐ŸŒพ๐ŸŒฟโ˜˜๏ธ๐Ÿ€๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿญ๐ŸŒ๐ŸŒŽ๐ŸŒโฒ๏ธ๐Ÿ•ฐ๏ธ๐Ÿ•›๐Ÿ•ง๐Ÿ•๐Ÿ•œ๐Ÿ•‘๐Ÿ•๐Ÿ•’๐Ÿ•ž๐Ÿ•“๐Ÿ•Ÿ๐Ÿ•”๐Ÿ• ๐Ÿ••๐Ÿ•ก๐Ÿ•–๐Ÿ•ข๐Ÿ•—๐Ÿ•ฃ๐Ÿ•˜๐ŸŽƒ๐ŸŽ„๐ŸŽ†๐ŸŽ‡โœจ๐ŸŽˆ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽ‹๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ‘๐ŸŽ€๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ—๏ธ๐ŸŽŸ๏ธ๐ŸŽซ๐Ÿ†๐ŸŽซ๐Ÿ†๐ŸŽ–๏ธ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†

May 24th
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Megan Long

I love your show it is awesome and cool I love it !

May 24th
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roger chou

great

May 23rd
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Carly Young

hi wow in the world love your show!

May 14th
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