Skunks

Podcast: Play in new windowSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS This episode of The Children’s Hour is going to stink, as we learn all about skunks with the founder and director of The Dragoo Institute for the Betterment of Skunks and Skunk Reputations, Dr. Jerry...

Just Look Up

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Coyotes

https://media.blubrry.com/childrenshour/content.blubrry.com/childrenshour/TCH_Podcast-Coyotes.mp3Podcast: Play in new windowSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS This time on The Children’s Hour, we learn about a canine that is thriving across North America: coyotes....

Dating Trees

Podcast: Play in new windowSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS Trees have birthdays too, and scientists find out when they are by studying tree rings. This week on The Children’s Hour, we learn how to date trees, using dendrochronology with Dr. Peter M. Brown from Rocky...

Sloths

Podcast: Play in new windowSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS Learn all about sloths with author Georgeanne Irvine from the San Diego Zoo, and biologist Sam Trull from the Sloth Institute in Manuel Antonio Costa Rica. Find out how we can all help protect sloths. This...

Ballooning

Podcast: Play in new windowSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS Coming up on The Children’s Hour get blown away with us as we learn all about balloons. We begin with the history of hot air balloons, and we end up in the air on a real balloon. Then we explore latex balloon...

Fossils

Podcast: Play in new windowSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS Learn about fossils in a Kids Crew field trip to a secret fossil quarry in the mountains outside of Albuquerque, as well as in a chat with New Mexico Natural History Museum educator Mike Sanchez. Will we...

Falling Into Autumn

Podcast: Play in new windowSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS This time on The Children’s Hour we are falling into autumn in the northern hemisphere. We learn the science about equinox, and hear from 5th graders on learning different perspectives about the fall...

Understanding Vaccines

Podcast: Play in new windowSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS The Kids Crew learn the science, history, and current schedule of vaccination from Newberry Honor winning author Dr. Rajani Larocca, and from the Center for Disease Control’s Dr. Georgina Peacock. Plus...