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November 1, 2019

Ship ahoy! We’re taking you on an expedition at sea, to do science on a research ship! With the help of geochemist Jeanine Ash, we’re climbing on board the JOIDES Resolution, a one-of-a-kind vessel that travels the seven seas, exploring what lies beneath the seafloor. The sh...

September 3, 2018

Put a science podcast for kids together with music, mix in some ocean creatures, a trampoline, and a crowd of Tumble fans on the day before school starts, and what do you get? Tumble's Back-to-School Splash Jam! 

On August 19 at the Scottish Rite Theater in Austin, Texas, we...

February 9, 2018

Sea stars are known for their tight grips. But what's their secret? Scientists have long suspected it has to do with their tube feet, which protrude along the undersides of sea stars arms. Depending on the species, sea stars can have thousands of tube feet. 

We traveled to th...

March 24, 2017

In this episode, we explain how we adopted a whale shark! 

You would think that adopting a whale shark would be a big responsibility. After all, whale sharks are as large as a bus! Plus, they're endangered animals - you have to be careful with them. But our lives didn't chang...

July 1, 2016

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is a vast, swirling soup of trash, twice the size of Texas. Can we ever clean it up? That’s what 8 year old Ila wants to know. She lives in Hawaii and likes to pick up trash whenever she goes to the beach. She lives closer to the garbage patch...

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