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Podcast Profile: Tumble Science Podcast for Kids

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238 episodes
2015 to 2024
Median: 18 minutes
Collection: Science


Description (podcaster-provided):

A Common Sense Selection! Exploring stories of science discovery. Tumble is a science podcast created to be enjoyed by the entire family. Hosted & produced by Lindsay Patterson (science journalist) & Marshall Escamilla (teacher). Visit www.tumblepodcast.com for educational content.


Themes and summary (AI-generated based on podcaster-provided show and episode descriptions):

➤ Kid-friendly science topics • Interviews with scientists • Fun facts • Real-life studies • Bonus content for patrons • Accessible for visually impaired • Seasonal encores • Interactive quizzes • STEM education

The "Tumble Science Podcast for Kids" is designed to engage both children and families with fascinating stories of scientific discovery. It is hosted and produced by Lindsay Patterson, a science journalist, and Marshall Escamilla, a teacher. The podcast spans a wide array of scientific topics presented in a narrative format that captures the imagination of young listeners.

The episodes cover diverse subjects, ranging from the mechanics behind everyday phenomena such as how toilets work, to the complexities of astronomical events like tracking black holes and the science of total eclipses. An underlying theme throughout the podcast is the way scientific inquiry is woven into real-world applications and natural phenomena. Listeners are invited to explore topics such as the evolution of human language, the psychological and biological facets of time travel, and the impact of asteroids on Earth.

The podcast also frequently features narratives about unusual scientific research and experiments, often led by guest scientists from various fields. For instance, listeners can learn about the mathematical studies of candy, how scientists study cicadas, and the implications of mind-controlling cat parasites. Each episode not only delves into the topics but also often includes additional resources and insights available through the podcast's blog and Patreon page.

The hosts bring in stories of historical scientific figures and modern-day researchers, making connections between past discoveries and current scientific endeavors. The episodes present science in an accessible way, often incorporating humor, storytelling, and even music to make the content engaging for its audience.

In essence, this podcast is a trove of storytelling that makes complex scientific concepts approachable and entertaining for children, fostering a sense of curiosity and wonder about the natural world and the advancements of human knowledge.


Episodes:
The Science of Candyland
2024-Jul-05
19 minutes
The Kid Scientists' Galapagos Adventure
2024-Jun-21
19 minutes
The Cave of the Underground Astronauts
2024-Jun-07
18 minutes
Episode Image Can We Time Travel?
2024-May-24
20 minutes
Episode Image Will An Asteroid Hit Earth?
2024-May-10
21 minutes
Episode Image Why Do Cicadas Live Underground for So Long?
2024-Apr-26
20 minutes
Episode Image The Alien Bacteria Abduction
2024-Apr-12
19 minutes
Episode Image Can We See Black Holes?
2024-Mar-29
20 minutes
Episode Image The Songs of Spiders
2024-Mar-15
18 minutes
Episode Image A Kid's Guide to the Total Eclipse
2024-Mar-01
22 minutes
Episode Image The Case of the Molecular Detective
2024-Feb-16
19 minutes
Episode Image The Swift Quake
2024-Feb-02
29 minutes
Episode Image How Did Humans Create Language?
2024-Jan-19
21 minutes
Episode Image Tumble's 150th Episode Quiz Show!
2024-Jan-05
23 minutes
Episode Image Do Dreams Have Meaning? [ENCORE]
2023-Dec-21
20 minutes
Episode Image Do Aliens Exist? [ENCORE]
2023-Dec-08
21 minutes
Episode Image How Do Toilets Work? [ENCORE]
2023-Nov-22
21 minutes
Episode Image What If There Were No Animals?
2023-Nov-10
21 minutes
Episode Image The Mind Control Cat Parasite
2023-Oct-27
22 minutes
Episode Image How Do We Read?
2023-Oct-13
27 minutes
Episode Image The Science of Fungi
2023-Sep-29
23 minutes
Episode Image Did Dinosaurs Burp?
2023-Sep-15
21 minutes
Episode Image Coming September 15th - Tumble Season 9!
2023-Sep-12
2 minutes
Episode Image The Great Cave Road Trip
2023-Sep-01
54 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Presents Girl Tales
2023-Aug-18
31 minutes
Episode Image The Cave of the Neanderthal Tools [ENCORE]
2023-Aug-04
19 minutes
Episode Image Tumble is Bilingual! “The Dinosaur Asteroid” & “El Asteroide Que Mató Los Dinosaurios”
2023-Jul-21
38 minutes
Episode Image Presenting The Ten News: Making Changes to Major League Baseball ⚾
2023-Jul-07
20 minutes
Episode Image Special Road Trip - Life Lab
2023-Jun-30
91 minutes
Episode Image Tumble's Summer Quiz Show!
2023-Jun-23
17 minutes
Episode Image What If Oceans Didn't Exist? [ENCORE]
2023-Jun-09
18 minutes
Episode Image What Do Dogs Think?
2023-May-26
22 minutes
Episode Image Hearing the Stars
2023-May-12
23 minutes
Episode Image Was T-Rex Smart?
2023-Apr-28
24 minutes
Episode Image What's That Bird Song?
2023-Apr-14
22 minutes
Episode Image How Big is the Universe?
2023-Mar-31
21 minutes
Episode Image Why Do Cats Purr? (ENCORE)
2023-Mar-17
23 minutes
Episode Image Why Are Sloths Slow?
2023-Mar-03
24 minutes
Episode Image The Science of Ocean Sounds
2023-Feb-17
22 minutes
Episode Image The Hidden Histories of Plant Science
2023-Feb-03
21 minutes
Episode Image The Polar Bear Adventure
2023-Jan-20
20 minutes
Episode Image The Science of Butts [ENCORE]
2023-Jan-06
20 minutes
Episode Image Winter Road Trip Adventure!
2022-Dec-23
60 minutes
Episode Image Do Aliens Exist?
2022-Dec-09
21 minutes
Episode Image Thanksgiving Road Trip - Making a Difference
2022-Nov-23
49 minutes
Episode Image How Do Toilets Work?
2022-Nov-11
21 minutes
Episode Image The Tomb of the Animal Mummies
2022-Oct-28
22 minutes
Episode Image Gas Busters - Life Lab, Pt. 5
2022-Oct-14
20 minutes
Episode Image Fashion's New Spider Sense - Life Lab, Pt. 4
2022-Oct-07
18 minutes
Episode Image “Is This a Good Idea?” - Life Lab, Pt. 3
2022-Sep-30
21 minutes
Episode Image Moving to Mars? - Life Lab, Pt 2
2022-Sep-23
21 minutes
Episode Image More Cheese, Please - Life Lab Pt. 1
2022-Sep-16
23 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Season 8 Starts September 16!
2022-Sep-09
2 minutes
Episode Image The Biggest Space Telescope in the Universe (UPDATE!)
2022-Sep-02
21 minutes
Episode Image Dinosaur Road Trip Adventure
2022-Aug-19
71 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Presents: Cereal
2022-Aug-05
24 minutes
Episode Image Road Trip: Journey to the Center of Your Brain
2022-Jul-22
67 minutes
Episode Image TUMBLE PRESENTS: Tai Asks Why
2022-Jul-08
31 minutes
Episode Image A Special Culinary Road Trip Adventure!
2022-Jun-24
83 minutes
Episode Image What If Oceans Didn't Exist?
2022-Jun-10
19 minutes
Episode Image The Science of Bubbles
2022-May-27
19 minutes
Episode Image The Seed Treasure Map [UPDATE!]
2022-May-13
24 minutes
Episode Image Why Do Colors Exist?
2022-Apr-29
23 minutes
Episode Image What to Do About Trash?
2022-Apr-15
21 minutes
Episode Image The Dinosaur Asteroid
2022-Apr-01
21 minutes
Episode Image Do Dreams Have Meaning?
2022-Mar-18
20 minutes
Episode Image Why Do Cats Purr?
2022-Mar-04
24 minutes
Episode Image Do Bugs Have Elbows?
2022-Feb-18
20 minutes
Episode Image The Science of Butts
2022-Feb-04
19 minutes
Episode Image The Great Seal Count
2022-Jan-21
18 minutes
Episode Image Dinopoop Series Part 2 [ENCORE]
2022-Jan-07
19 minutes
Episode Image A Big Announcement and Dinopoop Series Part 1 [ENCORE]
2021-Dec-24
18 minutes
Episode Image The Biggest Space Telescope in the Universe
2021-Dec-10
20 minutes
Episode Image Kids’ Vaccines Tackle COVID-19
2021-Nov-26
18 minutes
Episode Image The Cave of The Neanderthal Tools
2021-Nov-12
18 minutes
Episode Image The Jack O'Lantern Science Mystery
2021-Oct-29
20 minutes
Episode Image Where Does Laughter Come From?
2021-Oct-15
17 minutes
Episode Image How to Be an Ocean Explorer
2021-Oct-01
15 minutes
Episode Image The Worst Sounds in the World
2021-Sep-17
18 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Season 7 Starts September 17!
2021-Sep-13
1 minute
Episode Image What's Inside of An Atom? [ENCORE]
2021-Sep-03
18 minutes
Episode Image The Poop Collector [ENCORE]
2021-Aug-20
19 minutes
Episode Image Science Pirates Road Trip
2021-Aug-06
79 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Presents: Yoga Kids Adventure
2021-Jul-23
17 minutes
Episode Image Yoga Kids Adventure - A new yoga podcast from Tumble Media!
2021-Jul-16
2 minutes
Episode Image Time Machine Animal Safari
2021-Jul-09
79 minutes
Episode Image The Volcano Eruption Adventure [ENCORE]
2021-Jun-25
17 minutes
Episode Image How To Be a Helping Scientist
2021-Jun-11
20 minutes
Episode Image The Science of Your Favorite Foods
2021-May-28
21 minutes
Episode Image The Seed Treasure Map
2021-May-14
22 minutes
Episode Image The Hunt for the Alien Viruses
2021-Apr-30
19 minutes
Episode Image How To Name A Galaxy
2021-Apr-16
18 minutes
Episode Image What If Fish Had Legs?
2021-Apr-02
16 minutes
Episode Image Whooo Are Owls?
2021-Mar-19
19 minutes
Episode Image Music Meets Science
2021-Mar-05
17 minutes
Episode Image The Bird and The Balloon Telescope
2021-Feb-19
18 minutes
Episode Image Do Trees Fart?
2021-Feb-05
19 minutes
Episode Image How To Be a Fossil Fixer
2021-Jan-22
16 minutes
Episode Image The Tale of The Hungry Koala [ENCORE]
2021-Jan-08
23 minutes
Episode Image Our Favorite Holiday Tradition (with The Secret Life of Plants ENCORE)
2020-Dec-25
18 minutes
Episode Image The Coronavirus Vaccine Race
2020-Dec-11
18 minutes
Episode Image The Bacteria Cookbook
2020-Nov-27
17 minutes
Episode Image What’s Inside of an Atom?
2020-Nov-13
17 minutes
Episode Image The Science of Candy Land
2020-Oct-30
17 minutes
Episode Image The Snot and the Whale
2020-Oct-16
17 minutes
Episode Image The Case of the Sleeping Trees (Interactive Episode)
2020-Oct-02
16 minutes
Episode Image The Poop Collector
2020-Sep-18
17 minutes
Episode Image Season 6 Starts September 18! + How To Keep Kids Engaged in Online Learning (For Parents!)
2020-Sep-04
19 minutes
Episode Image The Rise of the Dinosaurs [ENCORE]
2020-Aug-21
18 minutes
Episode Image How to Become an Astronaut [ENCORE]
2020-Aug-07
17 minutes
Episode Image The Wildlife of Your Home Podcourse: The First Suspect
2020-Jul-24
11 minutes
Episode Image Announcing The Wildlife Of Your Home Podcourse!
2020-Jul-17
2 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Presents: Mystery Recipe
2020-Jun-26
17 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Presents: Stoopkids Stories
2020-Jun-13
21 minutes
Episode Image Reinventing The Wheel
2020-May-29
15 minutes
Episode Image The Volcanic Eruption Adventure
2020-May-16
16 minutes
Episode Image The Tale of the Interstellar Visitor
2020-May-01
14 minutes
Episode Image Answering More Kids’ Coronavirus Questions
2020-Apr-24
21 minutes
Episode Image The Science of Smell
2020-Apr-17
14 minutes
Episode Image ¿De Dónde Vienen Los Virus?
2020-Apr-09
15 minutes
Episode Image Where Do Viruses Come From?
2020-Mar-25
15 minutes
Episode Image Coronavirus: Preguntas y Respuestas Para Niños
2020-Mar-19
14 minutes
Episode Image Answering Kids’ Coronavirus Questions
2020-Mar-13
20 minutes
Episode Image The Physics of Basketball
2020-Mar-06
14 minutes
Episode Image The Kid Scientists' Galapagos Adventure
2020-Feb-21
16 minutes
Episode Image Decoding Dog DNA
2020-Feb-07
15 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Double Pack: Our Award-Winning Episodes!
2020-Jan-24
30 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Presents: But Why?
2020-Jan-10
18 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Presents: Fun Kids Science Weekly
2019-Dec-27
54 minutes
Episode Image How to Become an Astronaut
2019-Dec-13
16 minutes
Episode Image The Science of Snot
2019-Nov-29
16 minutes
Episode Image The Rise of the Dinosaurs
2019-Nov-15
17 minutes
Episode Image The Expedition of the Science Ship
2019-Nov-01
14 minutes
Episode Image The Science of Peregrines' Fast Flight
2019-Oct-18
17 minutes
Episode Image The Tale of the Hungry Koala
2019-Oct-04
22 minutes
Episode Image What Would Happen If There Was No Moon? [ENCORE]
2019-Sep-20
14 minutes
Episode Image The Secret Senses of Plants [ENCORE]
2019-Sep-06
15 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Presents: Earth Rangers
2019-Aug-23
18 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Presents: The Past & The Curious
2019-Aug-09
27 minutes
Episode Image The Explorer's Road Trip
2019-Jul-12
85 minutes
Episode Image Science of Poop with Mary Roach [EXTENDED CUT]
2019-Jun-28
14 minutes
Episode Image The Voyage of the Ocean Trash with Jenni Brandon [EXTENDED CUT]
2019-Jun-14
14 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Season 4 Favorites with The Show About Science!
2019-May-31
19 minutes
Episode Image The Butterflies of Paris
2019-May-17
14 minutes
Episode Image The Hurricane of the Future
2019-May-03
15 minutes
Episode Image The Launch of the Irish Satellite
2019-Apr-19
14 minutes
Episode Image The Science of Whiskers
2019-Apr-05
14 minutes
Episode Image The Tale of the High School Astronomer
2019-Mar-22
15 minutes
Episode Image The Secret to Cheetahs’ Super Speed
2019-Mar-08
14 minutes
Episode Image The Search at Edge of the Solar System
2019-Feb-22
18 minutes
Episode Image Hamster Versus Bacteria
2019-Feb-08
14 minutes
Episode Image The Superpower of the Secret Names
2019-Jan-25
15 minutes
Episode Image The Cave of the Underground Astronauts
2019-Jan-11
15 minutes
Episode Image The Animal Road Trip Adventure
2018-Dec-21
131 minutes
Episode Image Discover the Wildlife of Your Home
2018-Dec-07
17 minutes
Episode Image Inside the Bat Cave (BONUS EPISODE)
2018-Nov-23
9 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Presents: Becoming Mother Nature
2018-Nov-09
36 minutes
Episode Image The Mask of the Crow Scientist
2018-Oct-26
13 minutes
Episode Image Pluto and the Planetary Pandemonium
2018-Oct-12
14 minutes
Episode Image What Would Earth Be Like If Volcanoes Didn’t Exist?
2018-Sep-28
12 minutes
Episode Image The Journey to the Bat Cave
2018-Sep-14
16 minutes
Episode Image The Science Splash Jam! Live
2018-Aug-31
11 minutes
Episode Image The Case of the Shrinking Laboratory
2018-Aug-17
12 minutes
Episode Image The Girl Who Spoke Science
2018-Aug-03
13 minutes
Episode Image The Snapdragon Hunt
2018-Jul-20
17 minutes
Episode Image Mailbag Episode With Joe Hanson!
2018-Jul-06
14 minutes
Episode Image The Road Trip to Outer Space
2018-Jun-22
72 minutes
Episode Image Tumble Presents: Young Ben Franklin
2018-Jun-08
17 minutes
Episode Image The Barcelona Supercomputer Adventure
2018-Jun-01
15 minutes
Episode Image The Sleep Camp Experiment
2018-May-18
17 minutes
Episode Image What Would Happen If There Was No Moon?
2018-May-04
17 minutes
Episode Image The Power of Pika Scientists
2018-Apr-20
15 minutes
Episode Image The Weather Balloon, the Girl Scouts, and the Unicorn
2018-Apr-06
13 minutes
Episode Image Dinosaur Poop Part 2: The Coprolite Queen
2018-Mar-23
16 minutes
Episode Image Dinosaur Poop Part 1: Who Dung It?
2018-Mar-09
16 minutes
Episode Image Marshall's Mailbag: The Sequel
2018-Feb-23
13 minutes
Episode Image The Surprising Story of Sea Stars' Sticky Feet
2018-Feb-09
17 minutes
Episode Image The Secret Senses of Plants
2018-Jan-26
15 minutes
Episode Image How to Build a Robotic Eel
2017-Dec-22
14 minutes
Episode Image The Case of the Sparkly Mineral
2017-Dec-08
19 minutes
Episode Image Mission CO2 to Mars
2017-Nov-24
19 minutes
Episode Image Marshall's Mailbag Episode!
2017-Nov-10
17 minutes
Episode Image We Ain't Afraid of No Ghosts: A Tumble Halloween
2017-Oct-27
15 minutes
Episode Image BONUS EPISODE: Kidcast Sampler!
2017-Oct-25
23 minutes
Episode Image Why Words?! How We Learn Language
2017-Oct-20
17 minutes
Episode Image The Electric Detectives
2017-Oct-06
17 minutes
Episode Image The Solar System’s Wild Ride
2017-Sep-22
14 minutes
Episode Image The Magic Memory Molecule
2017-Sep-08
21 minutes
Episode Image Season 3 Starts September 8!
2017-Aug-21
1 minute
Episode Image The Science of Poop with Mary Roach
2017-Jun-16
18 minutes
Episode Image The Call of the Antarctic Dinosaur with Julia Clarke
2017-Jun-02
19 minutes
Episode Image The Quest of the Alien Hunter with Seth Shostak
2017-May-19
19 minutes
Episode Image The Sign of the Ninja Virus with Jasdave Chahal and Omar Khan
2017-May-05
17 minutes
Episode Image The Skull of the Ancient Primate with Chris Kirk
2017-Apr-21
18 minutes
Episode Image The Puzzle of the Flipping Cats with Greg Gbur
2017-Apr-07
17 minutes
Episode Image The Case of the Whale Shark Party with Rafael de la Parra
2017-Mar-24
18 minutes
Episode Image A Year on Mars with Sheyna Gifford
2017-Mar-10
16 minutes
Episode Image The People of the Snow with Kelly Elder
2017-Feb-24
17 minutes
Episode Image The Secret Life of Your Shower with Noah Fierer
2017-Feb-10
14 minutes
Episode Image The Tower of the Vomiting Robot with Anna Rothschild
2017-Jan-27
14 minutes
Episode Image Journey to the Center of the Earth with Ta-Shana Taylor
2017-Jan-13
18 minutes
Episode Image Season 2 Coming Soon!
2017-Jan-06
2 minutes
Episode Image The Voyage of the Ocean Trash with Jenni Brandon [ENCORE]
2016-Dec-16
19 minutes
Episode Image The Secrets of Bugs and Bats [BONUS EPISODE]
2016-Dec-09
12 minutes
Episode Image The Case of the Invisibility Cloak with Andrea Alu [ENCORE]
2016-Dec-02
18 minutes
Episode Image The Quest for the Hidden Planets with Joel Green [ENCORE]
2016-Nov-18
16 minutes
Episode Image The Puzzle of the Friendly Dog with Mia Cobb and Krista McPherson [ENCORE]
2016-Nov-04
17 minutes
Episode Image The Laboratory of the Haunted House with Margee Kerr
2016-Oct-31
15 minutes
Episode Image The Hunt for Black Holes with Karl Gebhardt [ENCORE]
2016-Oct-21
17 minutes
Episode Image How to Interview a Scientist [BONUS EPISODE]
2016-Oct-19
14 minutes
Episode Image The Tale of the Bacteria Farmer with Sarah Richardson [ENCORE]
2016-Oct-07
14 minutes
Episode Image The Journey to the Deepest Part of the Ocean with Gaelin Rosenwaks [ENCORE]
2016-Sep-23
16 minutes
Episode Image The Charge of the Everlasting Battery with Mya Le Thai
2016-Sep-12
16 minutes
Episode Image The Tale of How Ants Conquered the Earth with Corrie Moreau
2016-Aug-26
14 minutes
Episode Image The Meow of the Misunderstood Cat with Brains On
2016-Aug-13
14 minutes
Episode Image The Code of the Flashing Firefly with Sara Lewis
2016-Jul-29
14 minutes
Episode Image The Tale of Darwin and the Beagle with Áki Jarl Láruson
2016-Jul-15
10 minutes
Episode Image The Voyage of the Ocean Trash with Jenni Brandon
2016-Jul-01
16 minutes
Episode Image The Case of the Invisibility Cloak with Andrea Alu
2016-Jun-17
16 minutes
Episode Image The Journey to the Deepest Part of the Ocean with Gaelin Rosenwaks
2016-Jun-01
15 minutes
Episode Image The Hunt for Black Holes with Karl Gebhardt
2016-May-18
16 minutes
Episode Image The Mystery of When Brains and Sports Collide with Kiki Sanford
2016-May-04
14 minutes
Episode Image The Adventure of The Explorers Club with Richard Garriott
2016-Apr-13
13 minutes
Episode Image The Quest for the Edge of the Universe with Katie Mack
2016-Mar-30
13 minutes
Episode Image The Puzzle of the Friendly Dog with Mia Cobb and Krista Macpherson
2016-Mar-17
15 minutes
Episode Image The Cave of the Upside Down Bat with Micaela Jemison
2016-Mar-02
16 minutes
Episode Image The Tale of the Bacteria Farmer with Sarah Richardson
2016-Feb-10
14 minutes
Episode Image The World Without Parasites with Carl Zimmer
2016-Jan-06
14 minutes
Episode Image [UPDATE] The Night of the Decoy Spider with Joe Hanson
2015-Dec-16
11 minutes
Episode Image The Secret of Dark Energy with Jeff Silverman
2015-Nov-16
13 minutes
Episode Image The Tale of The Brain Scoop with Emily Graslie
2015-Oct-19
12 minutes
Episode Image The Case of the Living Dinosaurs with Riley Black
2015-Sep-03
15 minutes
Episode Image The Mystery of the Exploding Star with Jeffrey Silverman
2015-Jul-16
13 minutes
Episode Image The Tale Of The Giant Toad with Sheril Kirshenbaum
2015-May-14
17 minutes
Episode Image The Night Of The Decoy Spider with Joe Hanson
2015-Apr-26
16 minutes
Episode Image The Quest for the Hidden Planets with Dr. Joel Green
2015-Apr-10
14 minutes
Episode Image The Case of the Missing Brains with Dr. Rachel Berman
2015-Feb-24
15 minutes
Episode Image The Mystery of the Barton Springs Salamander with Dr. Hayley Gillespie
2015-Feb-24
19 minutes