Season 3

March 28, 2020

Curious About Coronavirus

In episode 78, we learn about coronavirus. Why does it have that name? Where did it come from? Why is it spreading so quickly? What happens if you get infected? How can you protect yourself from the virus? After learning...

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March 21, 2020

Curious About Color-Blindness

In episode 77, we read an e-mail from Anna of Kentucky who wants us to get curious about color-blindness for her grandpa, who is color-blind. We learn some interesting things about color-blindness and Olivia interviews Greg ...

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March 14, 2020

Curious About Rocks

In episode 76, we get curious about rocks. We learn the 3 major types of rocks and how they are formed. We also learn which rocks are the hardest and try to guess how hard diamonds are. We give lots …

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March 13, 2020

Presidential Mini-Episode: William McKinley

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our twenty-fifth president, William McKinley.

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March 7, 2020

Curious About Construction Trucks

In episode 75, thanks to an incredible suggestion from Zach from Philadelphia, PA, we get curious about construction trucks. Why are bulldozers called bulldozers? Can rollers crush a piano? Learn about construction trucks ...

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March 6, 2020

Presidential Mini-Episode: Benjamin Harrison

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our twenty-third president, Benjamin Harrison.

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Feb. 29, 2020

Curious About Telephones

In episode 74, we get curious about telephones. Why are telephones one of the most important inventions ever? How do telephones work? Are we obsessed with our phones? Find out lots about phones, past and present, in this ...

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Feb. 28, 2020

Presidential Mini-Episode: Grover Cleveland

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our twenty-second and twenty-fourth president, Grover Cleveland.

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Feb. 22, 2020

Curious About Choking

In episode 73, thanks to an awesome listener suggestion from Luke of Rockvale, Tennessee, we get curious about choking. How does choking work? What kinds of foods or objects make people choke? What are some good ways to pr...

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Feb. 21, 2020

Presidential Mini-Episode: Chester A. Arthur

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our twenty-first president, Chester A. Arthur.

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Feb. 15, 2020

Curious About Cheese

In episode 72, we learn how we make cheese from milk. We also learn why we have so many different types of cheese. Why does swiss cheese have holes? Do mice really eat cheese? Why do we say "cheese" when …

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Feb. 14, 2020

Presidential Mini-Episode: James Garfield

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our twentieth president, James Garfield

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Feb. 13, 2020

Bonus Episode - 100,000 Downloads Celebration And Special Announcement

Happy Valentine's Day! Thanks to all of our amazing listeners, we have a special announcement to share with you. We also want to thank you for all your support of the podcast. Tune in to find out more. Leave Us …

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Feb. 8, 2020

Curious About Oceans

In episode 71, thanks to an awesome suggestion from Jayden and Carter of Ontario, Canada, we get curious about oceans. Is the earth mostly land or oceans? Are there more animals on land or in the ocean? Why is ocean …

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Feb. 7, 2020

Presidential Mini-Episode: Rutherford B. Hayes

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our nineteenth president, Rutherford B. Hayes.

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Feb. 1, 2020

Curious About The Heart

In episode 70, we learn about the heart just in time for Valentine's Day. Why is the heart so important? How does it work to send blood and oxygen throughout the body? Do animals have hearts similar to humans? Send …

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Jan. 31, 2020

Presidential Mini-Episode: Ulysses S. Grant

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our eighteenth president, Ulysses S. Grant.

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Jan. 25, 2020

Curious About Bears

In episode 69, we get curious about bears thanks to a fantastic suggestion from Aneri of Los Angeles, California. There are 8 different bears out there and we learn about all of them. We also discuss an animal many people …

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Jan. 24, 2020

Presidential Mini-Episode: Andrew Johnson

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our seventeenth president, Andrew Johnson.

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Jan. 18, 2020

Curious About Fruit

In episode 68, we get curious about yummy yummy fruit. Do you know the difference between a fruit and a vegetable? You might be surprised by some of the facts we learn about in this episode. Send Us An E-mail …

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Jan. 17, 2020

Presidential Mini-Episode: Abraham Lincoln

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our sixteenth president, Abraham Lincoln.

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Jan. 16, 2020

Australian Wildfires: Special Current Events Episode

Today, we want to focus on the wildfires (bushfires) currently burning in Australia. Olivia will ask a really special guest how wildfires start, why some places get more wildfires than others, how wildfires are contained, an...

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Jan. 11, 2020

Curious About Planets

In episode 67, thanks to a fantastic suggestion from Ruby of Sydney, Australia and Olivia's cousin Abby, we get curious about planets. There were 9 planets when Olivia's daddy was her age and there are only 8 planets now. W...

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Jan. 10, 2020

Presidential Mini-Episode: James Buchanan

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our fifteenth president, James Buchanan.

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Jan. 4, 2020

Curious About The Last Decade

In episode 66, we discuss the last decade. We will learn about some of the biggest events of the last decade and some interesting and unusual things that happened in those years. Send Us An E-mail - curiouskidpodcast@gmail.c...

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Jan. 3, 2020

Presidential Mini-Episode: Franklin Pierce

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our fourteenth president, Franklin Pierce.

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Dec. 28, 2019

Curious About Twins

In episode 65, we get curious about twins thanks to a fantastic suggestion from twins Henry and James, and their little brother George, from California. How do twins happen? Do twins run in families? We learn so much about...

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Dec. 27, 2019

Presidential Mini-Episode: Millard Fillmore

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our thirteenth president, Millard Fillmore.

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Dec. 21, 2019

Curious About Waterfalls

In episode 64, we learn about beautiful and majestic waterfalls. How do waterfalls work? What makes a waterfall a waterfall? Can a waterfall be turned off? What are some of the most amazing waterfalls in the world and why...

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Dec. 20, 2019

Presidential Mini-Episode: Zachary Taylor

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our twelfth president, Zachary Taylor.

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Dec. 14, 2019

Curious About Money

In episode 63, we learn all about money. Many of us handle money often but don't know much about the money we're using. Money is really interesting! Olivia also interviews financial advisor Brett to get his tips on saving ...

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Dec. 13, 2019

Presidential Mini-Episode: James K. Polk

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our eleventh president, James K. Polk.

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Dec. 7, 2019

Curious About Bridges

In episode 62, we learn about bridges and how they work. We learn about the different types of bridges and how they are able to hold up so much weight. We also read some recent reviews of the podcast. Send …

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Dec. 6, 2019

Presidential Mini-Episode: John Tyler

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our tenth president, John Tyler.

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Nov. 30, 2019

Curious About Hair

In episode 61, we learn about hair. What is hair made out of? How strong is hair? How many hairs are on the average head? What is the record for the longest hair in the world? What is the plural …

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Nov. 29, 2019

Presidential Mini-Episode: William Henry Harrison

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our ninth president, William Henry Harrison.

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Nov. 23, 2019

Curious About Cars

In episode 60, thanks to a fantastic suggestion from Henry of Sydney, Australia, we get curious about cars this week. We discuss the history of cars and how cars work. Send Us An E-mail - Support ...

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Nov. 22, 2019

Presidential Mini-Episode: Martin Van Buren

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our eighth president, Martin Van Buren.

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Nov. 16, 2019

Curious About Thanksgiving

In episode 59, we learn the story about the first Thanksgiving. Was turkey eaten at the first thanksgiving? How about potatoes and pumpkin pie? Who had the idea to turn Thanksgiving into a national holiday? You may be sho...

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Nov. 15, 2019

Presidential Mini-Episode: Andrew Jackson

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our seventh president, Andrew Jackson.

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Nov. 9, 2019

Curious About Cleanliness

In episode 58, we explore how humans and other animals stay clean. We learn more about soap, shampoo, and hand sanitizer. We answer questions like "can soap get dirty" and "do hand sanitizers really kill 99.9% of bacteria"?...

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Nov. 8, 2019

Presidential Mini-Episode: John Quincy Adams

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our sixth president, John Quincy Adams.

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Nov. 2, 2019

Curious About Disney World

In episode 57, Olivia and her dad learn about Disney World. We learn about the history of Disney World and we discuss our favorite attractions at each of the 4 major parks. Olivia also interviews Frankie, a Disney World cas...

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Nov. 1, 2019

Presidential Mini-Episode: James Monroe

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our fifth president, James Monroe.

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Oct. 26, 2019

Curious About Bats

In episode 56, we learn why bats are the halloween animal. Are bats really that scary? What do bats eat? Do any animals eat bats? What is guano? You may be surprised by some of the answers. Send Us An …

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Oct. 25, 2019

Presidential Mini-Episode: James Madison

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our fourth president, James Madison.

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Oct. 19, 2019

Curious About Yawning

In episode 55, we get curious about yawning for Gabriella and Dominic of Campbell, California. What exactly is yawning? Why do we yawn? Do animals yawn? Is yawning really contagious? Send Us An E-mail - curiouskidpodcast@...

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Oct. 18, 2019

Presidential Mini-Episode: Thomas Jefferson

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our third president, Thomas Jefferson.

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Oct. 12, 2019

Curious About Fall Leaves

In episode 54, we learn why leaves change color in the fall and then fall off of trees. The fall foliage is so breathtaking and beautiful in some parts of the world, that millions of people travel to fall foliage …

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Oct. 11, 2019

Presidential Mini-Episode: John Adams

Olivia's mommy teaches us about our second president, John Adams.

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