Cool Facts About Animals
Cool Facts About Animals Podcast
This is a podcast by and for kids giving you the coolest facts about the coolest animals. We research our episodes carefully, distilling the information into manageable segments, focusing on the things that really make these animals unusual. Thanks for listening!
Monday 12 April 2021
: In this special double episode, we learn all about herons. First, we are joined by Patreon supporter and friend Meryl to learn all about the...
Just for Fun: Jaguar & Corduroy Present Laughtown - The Trash Debacle
Sunday 21 March 2021
: Jaguar wants to cover the world in trash. Can Corduroy stop him? (No animal facts in this one - this is just for fun!)
Sunday 07 March 2021
: Horseshoe crabs have been around since before the age of dinosaurs! During the time, they've seen a lot of changes in the world. We talk...
Dragons with Mr. Eric and Dracomax of What If World
Sunday 14 February 2021
: Dragons are one of the most amazing animals in the world - but it's hard to get the facts about them when they are so rare. Luckily, we were...
Toads, Alligators and Turtles with Gina Zwicky
Friday 29 January 2021
: We have a really cool special episode for you today. In this one, we interview Gina Zwicky. Gina is a graduate student at the University...
Sunday 10 January 2021
: This is one tough animal. Smart, recklessly aggressive, equipped with tough skin, stink bombs and sharp claws - even lions run from the...
Sea Star Holiday Activity Video!
Monday 28 December 2020
: Learn more about sea stars (aka starfish) while playing along with the Cool Facts About Animals and At Your Level podcasts. During this...
Starfish aka Sea Star
Thursday 24 December 2020
: Grady, Clara, Teddy and mom Ali sit down to talk about the starfish (or is it a sea star?). You'll learn that this festive-shaped star can...
Gross Facts About Animals
Sunday 13 December 2020
: In this episode, the crew shares a whole bunch of really, really gross animal facts. If you do not like being grossed out, DO NOT listen to...
Thursday 26 November 2020
: In this episode, we get pretty confused talking about opossums v. possums - because they sound the same! We sort it out with the help of...
Episode Swap: Nature Nerds
Thursday 12 November 2020
: Hi Listeners! We are trying out something new this episode, and swapping an episode with our friend Laine at Nature Nerds, a podcast in the...
Crows - Halloween Episode!
Monday 26 October 2020
: Do you think crows are scary? In this episode, we learn that crows are scary – scary smart! Did you know that crows can solve 8-step...
Monday 05 October 2020
: On this episode, we talk all about peafowl! New fact for me, only the male peafowl is called a peacock. Who knew! We also give lots of info...
Dragonflies with Dr. Jessica Ware
Tuesday 08 September 2020
: In this episode, we talk to dragonfly and damselfly expert Dr. Jessica Ware about what makes these insects so cool. And there's a lot! Like...
"The Naughty Crew" Music Video
Thursday 03 September 2020
: Big news, listeners! Jaguar and Corduroy have made their first music video. Now, I'm not sure about the message, but you know Jaguar. Check...
Pink River Dolphins
Monday 17 August 2020
: We're back! With an episode about the pink river dolphin/aka Amazon River Dolphin/ aka Boto. In this episode we learn about why they might...
Spider Monkeys, Part II: Interview with Dr. Michelle Rodrigues
Thursday 30 July 2020
: On this second part to our spider monkey episodes, we have the opportunity to speak with Dr. Michelle Rodrigues, who has Jaguar's dream job...
Bonus: Corduroy's Origin Story
Tuesday 14 July 2020
: It's Corduroy turn to share his origin story! Learn about how he found his corduroys and how he got his name. It involves a very famous...
Bonus: Jaguar's Origin Story
Sunday 12 July 2020
: Did you ever wonder how Jaguar became Jaguar? In this bonus episode, Jaguar explains how he became the cat he is today. Don't forget to...
Sunday 28 June 2020
: The day has finally come, listeners. Jaguar learns all about spider monkeys. Now, the question is - will he learn to love them so much that...
Elephants Pt. 2: Interview with Dr. Josh Plotnik
Friday 12 June 2020
: What animal is so big it takes to podcast episodes to cover it? The elephant! In this follow-up to our first elephant podcast, we interview...
Tuesday 26 May 2020
: We have been wanting to do elephants for SO long. Just recently, we got a slide show presentation from listener Emily that really inspired...
Blue Tailed Day Geckos with Dr. Travis Hagey
Friday 15 May 2020
: Back at what seems like the dawn of time (i.e., two months ago when the kids were still at school), Clara was working on a pollinator...
Just for Fun: Jaguar and Corduroy Present Laugh Town
Saturday 25 April 2020
: This one is just for fun, definitely no learning here. Join in Jaguar's adventures as he travels from Transylvania to Washington to the moon...
Earth Day Episode! Cool Animal Facts!
Wednesday 22 April 2020
: In this special Earth Day episode, the CFAA gangs bring you lots of cool facts about a whole bunch of different animals, including the brown...