Tumble Science Podcast for Kids
About This Show
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 more information and educational content.
Most Recent Episode
The Case of the Sparkly Mineral
"How are minerals made?" "What makes rocks sparkly?" Mary Lou and Tilly are curious about minerals, the chemical compounds that make up rocks! Get ready for a behind-the-scenes tour of the Field Museum in Chicago! Collections manager Jim Holstein opens cabinets containing some of the most exceptional minerals in the world. Find out how scientists have classified minerals for hundreds of years, and why some minerals glow in the dark.
Do you have a rock collection? Or any kind of collection? How do you organize, or "classify" it?
Check out photos and videos from our tour on the blog at sciencepodcastforkids.com
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Rated 5 out of
Great science podcast for kids
This podcast explains how science works, starting with kids' own curiosity! Great to listen to in the car, at home, or in school.
Date published: 2016-10-19