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But Why: A Podcast for Curious Kids
But Why: A Podcast for Curious Kids
Vermont Public Radio

But Why is a show led by kids. They ask the questions and we find the answers. It’s a big interesting world... more

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What is climate change?

What is climate change? What is causing climate change? How do you cool down the earth? How is climate change... more

20 May 2022 · 26 minutes
Why do flowers bloom?

Why do flowers bloom? How do flowers grow? Why are flowers different colors? Why do people find flowers beautiful? How... more

06 May 2022 · 21 minutes
Why are some people left-handed?

Why are some people right-handed and some are left-handed? And what’s up with some people being ambidextrous (equally good with... more

22 Apr 2022 · 27 minutes
Why do pigs oink?

Why do pigs snort? And why do we call their snorts “oink” in English? We’re taking our exploration of animal... more

08 Apr 2022 · 31 minutes
How much does the moon weigh?

We’re bringing back an episode from the archives, all about the moon: Why does the moon change shape? How much... more

25 Mar 2022 · 20 minutes
Why is Russia invading Ukraine?

The invasion of Ukraine has been the top story in the news for the last few weeks, and kids around... more

11 Mar 2022 · 24 minutes
How did people keep food cold in olden times?

Violet, 5, wants to know: what was life like before refrigerators? And Ellinor, 6, asks: how did they make ice... more

25 Feb 2022 · 23 minutes
Why is the heart a symbol of love?

Why is the heart a symbol of love? Why do people draw hearts when they love someone? Why do we... more

11 Feb 2022 · 17 minutes
How are images chosen for coins?

The U.S. Mint is producing a new series of quarters featuring American women. The first one, featuring poet Maya Angelou,... more

28 Jan 2022 · 26 minutes
Why does the wind blow?

What causes wind? How is wind created?  Why does the wind blow in different ways? How does the wind start... more

14 Jan 2022 · 30 minutes
But Why: A Podcast for Curious Kids
What is climate change?
But Why: A Podcast for Curious Kids