How to read minds
Mysteries of Science
by Fun Kids
6d ago
Stevie and Michael dive into the topic of telepathy – the (supposed) strange ability to transmit thoughts or read minds! Joining the team to probe the psychic powers of the human mind are emeritus professor Chris French, and journalist and author Kathryn Hulick.  We chat about Elon Musk's futuristic Neuralink project, which claims to be able to harness the power of the brain, and hear the story of a clever horse. Are you ready for things to get weird? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information ..read more
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The Big Bang theory
Mysteries of Science
by Fun Kids
3w ago
Hosts Dan and Michael kick off this new season of Mysteries of Science with a Big Bang: the theory that explains the origin of the universe. Fred Hoyle coined the term to mock a theory he didn't believe in. Now, expert guests Dr. Maggie Lieu and Ethan Siegel shed light on the Big Bang theory and its evidence – and what might happen next... See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information ..read more
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Your Mysteries
Mysteries of Science
by Fun Kids
1M ago
It's a Mysteries of Science season finale! In this episode, Michael and Dan tackle some of your biggest mysteries including ones about intelligent species and the first ever living organisms. We even have an answer from the one and only Professor Brian Cox! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information ..read more
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Octopuses
Mysteries of Science
by Fun Kids
2M ago
We're going under the sea and chatting to top tentacle geniuses in the form of Chris Packham and friends as we investigate the mystery of octopuses... There's something incredibly unique about these eight-legged creatures that's got us suckered. Can Dan and Michael get to the bottom of it? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information ..read more
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Dark Matter
Mysteries of Science
by Fun Kids
2M ago
Jenny and Michael venture into the cosmos to unravel the secrets of dark matter. As astronomers observe stars and galaxies moving under the influence of an unseen force, we ask: What is dark matter? Why can't we see it? And just how much of the universe does it comprise? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information ..read more
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Time Machines
Mysteries of Science
by Fun Kids
3M ago
We're going back to the future in a brand new episode of Mysteries of Science, investigating the antikythera mechanism – a strange artefact from the past that looks like it could be made today! Plus, we're telling you how to add to the Fun Kids Time Capsule. Enter online at https://funkidslive.com/timemachine  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information ..read more
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BONUS: Mysteries of Science Christmas Cracker
Mysteries of Science
by Fun Kids
4M ago
It's a Christmas special of Mysteries of Science! We're recapping the best bits of 2023 and diving into the archive, playing some previously unheard bits from past interviews. Thanks for spending the year with us. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information ..read more
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Ötzi the Iceman
Mysteries of Science
by Fun Kids
4M ago
Two hikers stumble upon something in the ice: a mummy. Over the next few days, the mummy's extracted and examined by experts. It turns out to be 5,000 years old. Who was this person? How did they get there? And what can we learn from the body in the ice?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information ..read more
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Immortality
Mysteries of Science
by Fun Kids
5M ago
Is it possible to live forever? Expert guests author Ross Welford and biologist María Pascual Torner unlock the secrets to turning back time. Could a jellyfish hold the key to anti-aging? What would the world be like if nobody died? We find out. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information ..read more
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Teleportation
Mysteries of Science
by Fun Kids
5M ago
Cartoonist Dr. Jorge Cham and author Kathryn Hulick investigate the mystery of teleportation. Is it possible to travel somewhere else in the blink of an eye? Dan and Michael investigate what might be possible, from robots in other cities to 3D printing people and even ferrying information across the universe in a flash. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information ..read more
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