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An UnFROGettable Day At the Museum of Wow! (encore)
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Massachusetts on Sunday may seventeenth grownups for more INFO and tickets to any of these live performances. Just visit tigger cast dot com slash slash events. That's tinker cast dot com slash events. That's it and now let's get on with the show. The report battery Good morning friends and so glad you could join us first. Senior Citizen Day at CMO. Wow they mindy oh great. We invite you here today because humans over one hundred years old get in free and this is the first day of the museums. Exciting New Amphibian Exhibit Amphibian is the scientific name for a group of animals that begin their lives with Gills and tails in the water but later grow legs and lungs for a new life on land. In fact the word right and Vivian means double life like the double life of turning from a tadpole into abroad. Yes a process known as -morphosis versus are you. Are you sleeping. What no who was sleeping allergies? This is sure to be an UNCLOG gettable day. The museum promises some of the most wow worthy in riveting new scientific discoveries on all sorts of cold blooded vertebrates toads newts and salamanders years. But it's day we're going to focus on my personal favorite. Never sit the frogs or my favorite favorite. Now before we begin our day. I just want to take a quick roll-call to make sure we're all here so please wake up and just say present. Hasn't when I call your name. Okay Mindy Reggie Thomas fingerling whereas earns Graham Emma G. force fours catch you hear nothing. Okay okay before we go in. I should probably lay down some ground. Rules pouring ground pools talking about museum. Ever say rule number one we are operating on a buddy the system. Today everybody must stick with their partner at all times mindy that is a concrete statue of a bald old eagle. I'll be your buddy okay that Hamas fingerling grandma. I'm going to pair the two of you up as well. I see the Oh good looking athletes together. So what are we play badminton. Roz what about Reggie Reggie's GonNa be. We are chaperone for today he. He's most mature member of our group and the only one with a childcare degree. So if anyone gets lost or herder order needs to take a bathroom break you be sure to let Reggie No. Okay go to the bathroom. We haven't even gotten into the museum yet. Hurry threes fan even more. I'm wearing a diaper anyway. So no no one is going to pee their pants. Just go to the restroom Mimi at the ticket booth and five minutes Okay Award Oh boy. Welcome to senior citizens. The Museum of wow anyone over the age of one hundred gets free admissions. Uh looks like today's your Lucky Day sir. Who me he can't hear? Yes you my friend. Old Folks get in free two day. Will you be needing any special assistance as you move throughout the museum floor. Oh well I think you must be mistaken. I am not an all Croak. I'm practically practically a polygraph. I'm sorry my bad I guess it's just the student that elbow patches just kind of threw me off. My granddad wears the same out that the juniors department and look. This tie is a clip on. Don't tell anyone world this in a senior citizen and we have another one as well. He's right in the. Where's Thomas fingerling? Elaine look over there does not fingerling road run to old growth into poly walk and a pigeon He doesn't like to talk about his age weightman. The I just remembered Reggie's families one of the museums. Major donors an entire wing named after why there was a wing sticking out of the side of the building like that on our way. Oh cool. Major donors major donors get in free and so do all the fun you guys okay. So where should we start. I well looking at the map here. I think we should make our first stop at the hall. Call of mini frogs. Midi frogs. Manu of Basie was born. Never the way we would allow back leg. Yeah I was just reading about these mindy frogs. I mean many frogs. In fact three new species were just discovered on the island of Madagascar. A team of evolutionary biologists were the ones to find them an evolutionary evolutionary biologists scientists who studies how all different types of life on earth evolved from one common ancestor. Exactly right and isn't a species. Basically just a group of living things that have so much in common they can get together and reproduce or make more of themselves for example we humans belong to the Homo sapiens species right and so who were these evolutionary biologists who found these new frog species. Well there there was a whole team of them led by a scientist named Mark Shirts. And he's from Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich Germany. So what market sure is in his team of biologists. What with finding a bunch of many frogs? I mean sounds like it would be a lot easier to find. Big Frogs toads even well. How how many are we talking here? Because I haven't even seen them yet in already. I can feel my cute gration kicking. It looks like we're at the hall of mini frogs. Now let's see ourselves book. Thank you very much. I took I think we've been duped what there's a big old query him with some plans inside inside but not seeing any frogs froggy brought froggy usually works mindy. If we can't find these mini frogs the museum of just imagine how difficult it must've been for this team of biologists to find them in the wild forests of Madagascar car. Well if they were tiny defined easily than how did these scientists even know that they were there. Well that's a good question you see. The scientists could appear different. Sounds of the mini frog. So they would try to follow in the direction of their calls. But I bet as soon as the frog detected the scientists coming up bon them. They leap up in hop away. Well it was like an interspecies game of Marco Polo and that was just the first obstacle. You see once. They were finally able to capture some of these frogs the biologists found that they were too tiny to even tell apart. Yeah ask so exactly. How tiny are we talking here? You Might WanNa take out your magnifying goggles. This one because the biggest one of the species. ABC's who the scientist named many actor small enough to fit on a human thumbnail largest mini frog concerned. Dollar heroin thumbnail. No I wish I still had human thumbnails. And if you think that's small you need to meet miniscule and mini mini. Mum Home Phone guys. Are you telling me that. These scientists name these new species mini adventure. Miniscule Excu all and many mum well you know. Scientists are known for being kind of funny so if many assure is small enough to fit on a thumbnail then how small are many. You'll in many many SC. You'll is actually a little smaller smaller than many actor so smaller than a thumbnail. Yup and many mom. The smallest of the new species is as small all is a staple or a grain of rice rice mini patties magnifying goggles. These tiny for myself who needed a little burst through this wall froggy in she fraud taking. We're now what is he doing. Only only what's in John Paul. How tiny little phrases you can quit on top of it and what are you doing black sleep in get in there? This is a disaster. Yeah sorry go candidate off to career in the Bronx. You're coming with us. Well now we need to squeegee the frog water off at the security early office. She'll be staying there so she can't damage anymore exhibits you can pick her up on your way out and stop singing. I think that's Excuse me everyone on. We're going to need you to move onto the next exhibit. This one is closed. So where do we go next. Mindy take the map a map. How many paces to the buried treasure Sherrit me? Timbers I'll be captain Captain Jack Russell terrier and Mindy can be Orlando Bloom. Where exactly do you think we are right now? Just next EXOO ribbit is going to be. So wow the whole thing takes place. In the pitch-black Darkness for added effect work garnered affect a Napping Ping. Did Not come here to NAP. The reason it takes place in the pitch-black darkness is because it's supposed to help us to see some unusual double feature of the frogs featured in it. Okay I'm intrigued. Let's go check it out. Mindy flashlight in your adventure. Toolkit by any chance. Oh No oh guy rose a flashlight would ruin the whole experience. What we'll need is my ultraviolet? You realize check this baby out. It's like a black light that makes things glow they're white or fluorescent. Follow me everyone to the Atlantic forest of eastern them long eastern Brazil. We just got to the museum and we promise Your Grandma G. Force that we'd be back to get rid of security soon. Be Fine G.. Three fourths went to Brazil last week. No no you guys. Were not leaving the museum. We're just going to the next ribbit it's modeled after the Atlantic forest dip eastern Brazil Brazil. My favorite time of year and how that my eyes are just into the dark like kind of amphibian are we actually looking for fell all. Describe it for you. It Kamala nickel bright orange like Pumpkin and look like a rock because it's brock. Oh Oh any of that. You need to work on your instructional clarity Mr Okay. I'm looking baller than a nickel bright orange Pumpkin and looks like a frog right. And according to the map he can be found hiding anywhere in this X.. Ribbons and the a strange feeling. We're not in the museum anymore. This is looking and feeling pretty lifelike. That's all part of the experience Skyros. Now let's lock arms wander through in search of this Bra. d'armes what are we playing Red Rover. Oh Ooh let me put on my Red Rover and Jews those away all right. Give me your here. We go inclusion include Nichols frogs. Hello there it from welcome to senior day at the Museum of. Wow how many groups do we have here today. Well highly. Hi polly walk. We're trying to find the nickel-sized pumpkin frogs. Yes you're looking for the PUMPKIN toilet. Well L. Look no further. I happen to have one right here. Eighteen no grants but I can tell you all about it. We're all ears. Well the Pumpkin told his not all ears in fact because of its underdeveloped ears it is completely deaf which means it can't even hear the mating calls of its own species. Well if it can't hear the mating calls of its own species than how is the Pumpkin toilet. Suppose to find a mate and reproduce to make more pumpkin toilets. Yeah or the mail told the Post to show off for the ladies like other frogs do if the ladies can't even hear their sweet cokes. Yeah explain that one smarty smarty pants well according to a recent study led by scientists Sandra goot from NYU Abu Dhabi. The answer to that question chicken is just under the frog's skin under the skin. What do you mean well? Can I borrow that ultraviolet flashlight you got their what. Oh yeah sure thank you okay. Now Watch what happens when I shine this. Ultraviolet light on the PUMPKIN toilets skin skin glowing they seem to be glowing glowing or bright blue color. Those bones are progressing through with bright orange. Skin shame that you'd be laid on me on a C. N. I can get my bones to glow. Yeah yeah it almost looks like a blue light is coming from the tiny bony plate in its head and the bones in the back of its. It's lags it's like a fluorescent skeleton. If the pumpkin totaling can't hear a don't call much less the calls a mother pumpkin toilets. Then scientists think that maybe it uses its glowing bones to find mates instead you know like as a way of keeping of light on well. That's one theory as to why these frogs might have glowing bones but we still don't know for sure if the Pumpkin toilets can see the glow. Well then what's the point of having glowing glowing bones if you can't even show them up to your froggy friends good airbase. I'm sorry Sir Sir Sir do you have a frog. Believe you're supposed to taste like what are you doing. I mean I know that some burns at the ability to leap lessons with their own eyes and definitely don't have you realize the frogs are not for eating to try everything once I always say and I also know that birds are natural predators two frogs so may be eighty eight the pumpkin total in his mouth. I I can see a glowing GCA. were very long while Sir. According to a study published in the journal scientific reports one of the reasons the pumpkin total it might glow is to signal to would be predators that they are in fact. Talk Sick Ling that Pumpkin is. This is a disaster spin out Out Spit it out. Trying to sell me. Poison buys hot dogs online. The money back. You know what we were actually just getting ready to head out before we go. Just WanNa make sure I I got this straight okay. So the pumpkin toilet is a tiny toxic frog that can not here has newly discovered glowing allowing bones and scientists have a few theories. There's still on a quest figure out. Why Yeah Great? Well thank you very much for your tour to this amazing eggs. Yeah we're really sorry. Our friend who tried to eat it blew learn. Now do you think you could point us to the security slammer. I need to pick up my grandma G. force. She's in for setting all the many dogs free. was you people. I should call security. Oh Boy Boston out your way security. They're here in the PUMPKIN bumpkins spite. I mean the Pumpkin toilet exhibit. Hold on a second Yes how can I help you there Mr Pigeon. Oh you're the chaperone known for these people. 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Two Whats!? And A Wow! - Sweat Like A Pig
"Don Carpet Mindy. What's so perfect? I just published another opinion piece for Reggie's Daily newsletter. Ho that's great. I loved your last piece on the importance of Ponchos. Can I read it now okay? Let's see here if you're sweating like a pig. You're not really sweating. What is about? Well when someone's sweats a lot they always say something. Like I'm sweating lock pig. Oh Yeah of course. I read this article about pigs and it turns out that pigs. Don't even have that many sweat glands to begin with so they physically can't Wurley sweat it all at least not much huck. That's so interesting. Well I guess that would explain why they use mud to cool themselves down right exactly skyros want to try and see if it works on humans to maybe after the game show the game show why to prepare for takeoff and wheels in three do and now for everyone's second favourite game show after putting your shoes on the wrong feet and dancing the Charleston to what's worked welcome back. It's time for another round of to what's and I mean. Wow the scientific game show that separates the house from though now before we begin today's round let's review where we left off yesterday. We gave you three scientific statements about breathing and challenged you to guess which one was the one true a a guerilla learned how to use an inhaler to help with its asthma or was it be. Some turtles can breathe out of their butts or was it. See there's a type of fish that doesn't need to breathe oxygen to live and to answer yesterday's question joining us by phone. It's Allie from Massachusetts Elliott. What's The while I'm Indian guy? Rose my name is sally and I am eight years old. I live in Massachusetts and my while in the world. Is that rose of their butts when they hibernate. This is local respiration say hi to Reggie Grandma G. Force Thomas fingerling Dennis and Bucky by Ellie. That is correct contestants. If you guessed the answer be that some turtles breathe out of their butts when they hibernate. You've found the winning. Wow congratulations welders. Linked Turtles Hibernate take in oxygen from water and move it through the parts of their bodies with a lot of blood vessels like their butts. This way they don't need to break through frozen lake surface to breathe air with their lungs. Their butts are all they need now if a or C. You weren't too far off while guerrillas might not be using it hailers. There is a sea otter in the Seattle Aquarium who is the Sea Otter has learned to use a special inhaler to help treat her asthma. And if you chose see it turns out that there is only one animal that has been proven to not need oxygen to live. And it's not a fish. It's actually a jellyfish like parasite arrows winning. Wyler's what they want Wilmington today. All of our winning contestants will be taking home their very own invisible a can of warning breath what you won't want to open this one. This emptied out soup. Ken Now contains the worst morning breath. You've ever never smelled been. Are you sure this is a prize? Of course I'm not sure this is a guy. Well congratulations to all of our winning wilders. We're GONNA take a quick break but when we get back it's another round of to what's the wow what's allow. We'll be right back. Grownups Bush messages for you support for this. Podcast and the following message for parents come from cliff. Kid Makers of Z-bar the organic energy bar made for playtime fuel many at cliff for parents to and cliff kids salutes. All the parents and kids working together to make the best of this time staying active and using their imaginations while they play cliff. Kid is here for you and with you for every adventure. Hello I'm Susan Steinberg one of NPR's founding mothers to stay connected. I am reading books with my son and his young girls. Virtually tune into storytime with Zuzu at facebook dot com slash. Npr Thursday at four thirty PM eastern time. That's now back to the show where back it's time for. Today's round of to what's category Mindy. Why don't you refresh our contestants on how the game works you wiser as we are about to present with three scientific statements about him but and this is a big bite? Only one of those statements will be a true. Wow the other two. Just a couple of made up all right. Let's get started. Which of the following statements about pigs is a true scientific? Wow is it. A there are twice as many pigs in Iceland as there are people or is it be. Pigs are physically unable to see the sky. War Is it see. Gigs can learn how to play. Video Games. One more time is it. There are twice as many pigs in Iceland as there are people or is it be. Pigs are physically unable to see the sky or is it see. Pigs can learn how to play video games when you think you have the correct answer. Write it down on the sheet of paper and text it to GRANDPA and be sure to check back tomorrow to see if your wow is the winning. Wow but before we go we have a little scientific challenge for you. Call it operation side although pigs have an excellent sense of smell? They don't have an excellent sense of sight today. We challenge you to test your peripheral vision. This is everything you see outside of what you're directly looking at stare at an object in your house then ask one of your family members to move around you. You'll likely see your family member even though you're not looking at them but keep your eyes on the object no matter where your family member moves and when you finally can't see them anymore let them know. And take a video of your experiment grownups. You can send those to us at tinker cash dot com slash share. 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