Colossal Questions

Colossal Questions

Kids3 SeasonsTVY7
Answering life's most pressing questions.
  • What's the Deadliest Animal on Earth?
    What's the Deadliest Animal on Earth?
    Episode 11 mins
    Tons of creatures that can do all kinds of damage, but what's the most dangerous of them all?
  • Why Is the Ocean Salty?
    Why Is the Ocean Salty?
    Episode 22 mins
    Water! Water everywhere, but it's too salty to drink! Why are all the oceans so salty?
  • Why Do We Fart?
    Why Do We Fart?
    Episode 32 mins
    There's nothing funnier than a fart! Have you ever thought about why we get gas in the first place?
  • Who Invented Toys?
    Who Invented Toys?
    Episode 42 mins
    Have you ever stopped to wonder: who invented toys?
  • Why Do Body Parts "Fall Asleep"?
    Why Do Body Parts "Fall Asleep"?
    Episode 51 mins
    Why do our limbs just "fall asleep" and what causes it to happen?
  • Is Sugar Bad For You?
    Is Sugar Bad For You?
    Episode 62 mins
    There's no doubt that sugar makes things taste delicious! But is it really all that bad for you?
  • Are Boys Stronger Than Girls?
    Are Boys Stronger Than Girls?
    Episode 72 mins
    Let's answer a nagging question that can hopefully be put to rest: are boys stronger than girls?
  • Who Invented Fries?
    Who Invented Fries?
    Episode 82 mins
    We've all had our fair share of French fries, but what's the story behind our favorite fried snack?
  • Why Do We Have Different Blood Types?
    Why Do We Have Different Blood Types?
    Episode 93 mins
    Everyone has blood in their veins, but it's not all exactly the same. Why is that?
  • Why Do Dogs Sniff Butts?
    Why Do Dogs Sniff Butts?
    Episode 101 mins
    Dogs are faithful and friendly, but they also have a habit of sniffing each other's butts! Why?
  • Are Leprechauns Real?
    Are Leprechauns Real?
    Episode 112 mins
    Could the little troublemakers who hide gold at the end of rainbows actually be real?
  • Why Do We Cry?
    Why Do We Cry?
    Episode 122 mins
    Everybody cries sometimes, but have you ever stopped to wonder why our eyes get wet?
  • Who Invented Superheroes?
    Who Invented Superheroes?
    Episode 132 mins
    Ever hidden behind a car while heroes battle to save the city and thought: who invented superheroes?
  • Why Do We Get Headaches?
    Why Do We Get Headaches?
    Episode 142 mins
    Throbbing headaches sure can ruin a good day! Why do we get headaches, and how can we prevent them?
  • Why Do We Forget Things?
    Why Do We Forget Things?
    Episode 152 mins
    No matter how good a memory is, everyone is bound to forget lots of things in life; exploring why people forget.
  • What Would Happen if the Ice Caps Melted?
    What Would Happen if the Ice Caps Melted?
    Episode 162 mins
    We've heard about ice caps melting; but why? What would happen if all the ice really melted away?
  • Why Do We Sleepwalk?
    Why Do We Sleepwalk?
    Episode 172 mins
    Almost 15% of kids sleepwalk on a regular basis! Have you ever wondered why?
  • How Do Muscles Grow?
    How Do Muscles Grow?
    Episode 182 mins
    Exercising helps your muscles grow, but have you ever wondered how they actually grow?
  • Who Invented the Internet?
    Who Invented the Internet?
    Episode 192 mins
    It wasn't too long ago that the "world wide web" was just a dream! Who invented the Internet?
  • How Are Rainbows Made?
    How Are Rainbows Made?
    Episode 202 mins
    The best part of a rainstorm is the rainbow that follow! But where do rainbows really come from?
  • How Old Can You Get?
    How Old Can You Get?
    Episode 212 mins
    Have you ever stopped to wonder just how old a person can actually get?
  • Why Does Skin Wrinkle in Water?
    Why Does Skin Wrinkle in Water?
    Episode 222 mins
    Ever notice your fingertips shrivel up like prunes after a long swim? What causes that to happen?
  • Who Invented Donuts?
    Who Invented Donuts?
    Episode 232 mins
    There's no dessert quite like a delicious donut. What's the story behind donuts?
  • How Do Chameleons Change Color??
    How Do Chameleons Change Color??
    Episode 242 mins
    Chameleons are the best at hiding in plain sight! Have you ever wondered how they do it?
  • Why Do People Have Allergies?
    Why Do People Have Allergies?
    Episode 252 mins
    Humans are plagued by allergies, but why? What causes them and why do we have them?
  • Why Do Countries Have Flags?
    Why Do Countries Have Flags?
    Episode 263 mins
    Have you ever looked up at a beautiful flag and wondered: why do countries have flags?
  • Who Invented Fast Food?
    Who Invented Fast Food?
    Episode 272 mins
    Fast food restaurants seem to be on every corner! But why? Who actually invented fast food?
  • Why Do You Get Sunburns?
    Why Do You Get Sunburns?
    Episode 282 mins
    You can ruin a sunny afternoon with a gnarly sunburn! What causes sunburns in the first place?
  • Why Do Cats Purr?
    Why Do Cats Purr?
    Episode 292 mins
    Few things are more pleasant than a cat purring. Why do cats purr, and what does it mean?
  • Why Do We Snore?
    Why Do We Snore?
    Episode 302 mins
    What actually causes us to snore, and is there anything we can do to stop it?
  • Who Invented Chocolate?
    Who Invented Chocolate?
    Episode 312 mins
    We can't seem to get enough chocolate! So, who actually invented it?
  • Why Do We Eat Popcorn at the Movies?
    Why Do We Eat Popcorn at the Movies?
    Episode 322 mins
    If you go to see movies, you know popcorn's a popular snack; but why? Why eat popcorn at the movies?
  • Why Do We Blush?
    Why Do We Blush?
    Episode 331 mins
    When you get embarrassed, you turn red like a tomato! What makes us blush?
  • Who Invented Cheese?
    Who Invented Cheese?
    Episode 342 mins
    Have you ever stopped and wondered who actually discovered cheese?
  • Why Do Zebras Have Stripes?
    Why Do Zebras Have Stripes?
    Episode 352 mins
    Zebras look like something out of a fantasy land. Why do they have such distinct stripes?
  • Why Do We Have Eyebrows?
    Why Do We Have Eyebrows?
    Episode 362 mins
    Eyebrows are kind of weird! What do our eyebrows do, and why do we have them?
  • Who Invented Soda?
    Who Invented Soda?
    Episode 372 mins
    It's bubbly, crisp, and we drink a ton of it! So, who actually invented soda in the first place?
  • Why Does Your Belly Growl?
    Why Does Your Belly Growl?
    Episode 382 mins
    When you're extra hungry, your belly tends to rumble. What makes this happen?
  • Why Do We Sweat?
    Why Do We Sweat?
    Episode 392 mins
    Scorching hot days make us all sweaty, but why does that happen? Do we really need to sweat?
  • Who Invented Books?
    Who Invented Books?
    Episode 403 mins
    We all love to curl up with a good book, but who actually invented books in the first place?
  • Why Do Bats Sleep Upside Down?
    Why Do Bats Sleep Upside Down?
    Episode 412 mins
    There's nothing scarier than a bat swooping from its perch! But why do bats hang upside down?
  • Why Are Spiders So Scary?
    Why Are Spiders So Scary?
    Episode 422 mins
    The fear of spiders is super real, but why? What is it about spiders that we find so scary?
  • Why Do You Get Nosebleeds?
    Why Do You Get Nosebleeds?
    Episode 432 mins
    Why are nosebleeds a thing? What causes our noses to randomly bleed?
  • Who Invented Comic Books?
    Who Invented Comic Books?
    Episode 442 mins
    Comic books have become a defining American art form, but where did they get their start?
  • How Do Mirrors Work?
    How Do Mirrors Work?
    Episode 452 mins
    Have you ever caught your own reflection and wondered: how do mirrors actually work?
  • Where Did Santa Get His Name?
    Where Did Santa Get His Name?
    Episode 462 mins
    Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, Jolly Saint Nick, Santa Claus... where did these names come from?!
  • Who Invented Candy Canes?
    Who Invented Candy Canes?
    Episode 472 mins
    Who actually invented this amazing peppermint treat, and why is it shaped like that?
  • Is It Bad To Crack Your Knuckles?
    Is It Bad To Crack Your Knuckles?
    Episode 482 mins
    Is it just a myth that cracking your knuckles is bad for you?

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