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

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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Why do we wear clothes?

Have you ever been threading one leg through a pair of pants in the morning and wondered…why do we wear... more

12 Jul 2024 · 24 minutes
Who invented pizza?

How is pizza dough made? How does gluten-free dough rise? Who invented pizza? Is there pizza in every country? Is... more

28 Jun 2024 · 26 minutes
Why do oranges have peels?

Why do oranges have peels? Why is the inside of an orange segmented? Why are lemons and limes so sour?... more

14 Jun 2024 · 24 minutes
Do people eat bugs?

Yes! In many parts of the world, insects are a regular part of people’s diets. Bugs are an efficient source... more

07 Jun 2024 · 14 minutes
Why do cicadas come out every 17 years?

This spring, trillions of periodical cicadas are emerging from the ground, where they’ve spent 13 or 17 years feeding on... more

31 May 2024 · 19 minutes
Where does the sky end?

Where is the border between sky and space? That's what 5-year-old Matthias of Durham, New Hampshire wants to know. Alesandra,... more

17 May 2024 · 23 minutes
What's cool about cockroaches?

That’s a question a lot of people have, honestly. But a kid named Rosie was bold enough to ask us... more

03 May 2024 · 29 minutes
How do crocodiles chomp?

Why do lizards have scales? Why are reptiles cold-blooded? Why do lizards have long tongues? How do lizards grow their... more

19 Apr 2024 · 32 minutes
Why do ballerinas wear ballet shoes?

Why do people dance? Where did ballet come from? How do you make pointe shoes for ballet? How does practice... more

05 Apr 2024 · 18 minutes
What is a solar eclipse?

A solar eclipse is coming to North America on April 8, 2024. The moon will line up perfectly between the... more

22 Mar 2024 · 29 minutes
But Why: A Podcast for Curious Kids
Why do we wear clothes?
But Why: A Podcast for Curious Kids