Wow in the World 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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Scientists have long known that different people experience different smells, well...differently! But Why? And How? Join Mindy and Guy Raz in their new backyard Ol’Factory of bottled up odors, as they explore the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the World of SMEL Wow in the World hide caption

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Getting Nosey About the Science of Smell (encore)

Scientists have long known that different people experience different smells, well...differently! But Why? And How? Join Mindy and Guy Raz in their new backyard Ol'Factory of bottled up odors, as they explore the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How, and Wow in the World of SMELL! Originally aired 5-20-19

Getting Nosey About the Science of Smell (encore)

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Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Peanut Butter Diamonds (encore)

In the season finale of Two Whats?! and A Wow! Mindy and Guy Raz are trying to turn peanut butter into... diamonds?! We've got answers AND challenges for you on today's sparkly round of Two Whats!? And A Wow!

Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Peanut Butter Diamonds (encore)

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Two Whats!? And A Wow! - What's That Smell? (encore)

Why are Mindy and Guy Raz investigating Mindy's Gingerbread Mansion? And what does this have to do with smells?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's smelly round of Two Whats!? And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about the sense of smell!

Two Whats!? And A Wow! - What's That Smell? (encore)

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Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Sweat Like A Pig (encore)

Why is Guy Raz confused about Mindy's latest opinion piece for Reggie's newsletter? And what does this have to do with pigs?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's oinking round of Two Whats!? And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about pigs!

Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Sweat Like A Pig (encore)

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Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Butt Bubble Breathing (encore)

Why does Mindy want Guy Raz to model his scuba gear after aquatic beetles? And what does this have to do with the science of breathing?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's breath-taking round of Two Whats!? And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about breathing!

Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Butt Bubble Breathing (encore)

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Here Comes The Sun-Powered Energy! (encore)

It's Cyber Funday on Wow in the World, and Mindy is taking full advantage of all the good deals! Sales on everything thing she's ever wanted and everything she never even knew she wanted! But is her online shopping spree a good deal for the planet? Guy Raz takes Mindy on a little time traveling fossil-fueled trip to the past to see how we can best protect the Earth for the future! It's the Who, What, When, Where, Why, How and Wow in the World of Fossil Fuels and the future health of planet Earth! Originally aired 4-22-19

Here Comes The Sun-Powered Energy! (encore)

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Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Cry-Thru (encore)

Why is Mindy selling puppy dog calendars from her window? And what does this have to do with the science of tears?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's tearful round of Two Whats!? And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about tears!

Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Cry-Thru (encore)

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Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Kangaroo, How Do You Do? (encore)

Why is Guy Raz worried that Mindy's ice cream will melt in her jeans?! And what does this have to do with kangaroos?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's hopping round of Two Whats!? And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about kangaroos!

Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Kangaroo, How Do You Do? (encore)

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Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Wildest Dreams (encore)

Why was Mindy a maple syrup donut last night?! And what does this have to do with the science of dreams?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's dreamy round of Two Whats!? And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about dreams!

Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Wildest Dreams (encore)

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Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Metallic-wha?! (encore)

Why does Guy Raz think Mindy is starting a heavy metal band? And what does this have to do with the science behind metals?! We've got the questions AND the answers on today's shiny round of Two Whats!? And A Wow! We're challenging you to find the facts from the fiction about metals!

Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Metallic-wha?! (encore)

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