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Kids Want to Know

Kids Want To Know: Why Do We Live Longer Now?

Kids Want To Know: Why Do We Live Longer Now?Babies born in 1900 had life expectancy of 46 if male. 48 if female.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Kids Want To Know: Do Animals Feel Love?

Kids Want To Know: Do Animals Feel Love?Love can be hard to describe, but we know the feeling. So, do animals show love?
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
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Kids Want To Know: What Planets Have Ice

Kids Want To Know: What Planets Have IceKids Want To Know: Which planets have ice on them?
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Kids Want To Know: How Chocolate Goes From Bean To Bar

Kids Want To Know: How Chocolate Goes From Bean To BarMoney may not grow on trees, but chocolate does!
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Kids Want To Know: Why Do Some Animals Hibernate?

Kids Want To Know: Why Do Some Animals Hibernate?Some animals do, some don't. Why?
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Kids Want To Know: Why Do Geese Fly South?

Kids Want To Know: Why Do Geese Fly South?Not all geese migrate. Which ones don't?
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Kids Want to Know: Why Don't Leaves Turn Blue?

Kids Want to Know: Why Don't Leaves Turn Blue?There are chemicals in the leaves that cause four different colors but blue is not one of them!
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
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Kids Want To Know: How Do Tigers Roar?

Kids Want To Know: How Do Tigers Roar?The key to a big cat's roar is in their vocal folds.
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  • 5 months, 1 week ago
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Kids Want To Know: How Anemometers Work

Kids Want To Know: How Anemometers WorkToday Raina asked how anemometers work to measure the wind!
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  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
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Kids & Anxiety

Kids & AnxietyWhew! You made it through the first week. Now what?
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  • 6 months, 1 week ago
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Kids Want To Know: How Colors Affect Mood

Kids Want To Know: How Colors Affect MoodColor not only affects mood but how we feel and act about food!
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  • 6 months, 1 week ago
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How Your Lottery Tickets End Up As Toilet Paper

How Your Lottery Tickets End Up As Toilet PaperIt is interesting what you learn when kids ask questions...
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Kids Want to Know: How Do Diamonds Form?

Kids Want to Know: How Do Diamonds Form?Diamonds are not nature's hardest material but they are 1 to 3+ billion years old.
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  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago
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Kids Want To Know: What Happens To a Balloon When It Floats?

Kids Want To Know: What Happens To a Balloon When It Floats?Many a meltdown has happened when a kid lets go of a balloon. Now you can tell them where it went....
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  • 7 months ago
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Kids Want To Know: How and Why Does The Earth Spin?

Kids Want To Know: How and Why Does The Earth Spin?This week on Kids Want To Know we answer how and why the earth spins.
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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How Fast Are You Moving?

How Fast Are You Moving?Did you know you're moving three tenths of a mile every second? Yep, even when you're just sitting on the couch!
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Kids Want To Know: Does Blood Turn Blue In Space?

Kids Want To Know: Does Blood Turn Blue In Space?Did you know your blood travels 12,000 miles a day in your body?
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  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
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Kids Want To Know: How Fireworks Work

Kids Want To Know: How Fireworks WorkSee how a squib, a "cake" and a fuse all work together.
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  • 8 months ago
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Kids Want To Know: What Causes Thunder?

Kids Want To Know: What Causes Thunder?Meteorologist Tim Buckley answered Anthony's question: What causes thunder?
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  • 8 months, 1 week ago
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Why Can't Horses Be Pink?

Why Can't Horses Be Pink?Kids have a great imagination. You can tell by the pictures on your fridge, where the kid's face is as big as the sun.
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  • 8 months, 2 weeks ago
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Kids Want To Know: What's Inside Acorns?

Kids Want To Know: What's Inside Acorns?You can thank the heavy pollen for next year's nuts production.
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  • 9 months, 3 weeks ago
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Kids Want To Know: How Bridges Are Built

Kids Want To Know: How Bridges Are BuiltJaden asked how bridges are built so they don't fall in.
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  • 10 months ago
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What Will The Answer Be? A Kid Asks Other Kids Why They Bully Others

What Will The Answer Be? A Kid Asks Other Kids Why They Bully OthersGrab your kid and watch the Kids Want To Know Segment at 5:30pm.
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  • 11 months, 2 weeks ago
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Kids Want To Know: A Look Inside The International Space Station

Kids Want To Know: A Look Inside The International Space StationDid you know the International Space Station is the 3rd brightest light in the sky? Only the sun & moon beat it out.
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  • 11 months, 3 weeks ago
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Why Do Dentists Fill Teeth With Mercury?

Why Do Dentists Fill Teeth With Mercury?2WTK answers kids questions every Friday.
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  • 12 months ago
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Kids Want To Know: Why Is The Earth Round?

Kids Want To Know: Why Is The Earth Round?Why wasn't the earth shaped like a square? Why isn't it flat? 2WTK!
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  • 1 year ago
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How Your Lottery Tickets End Up As Toilet Paper

How Your Lottery Tickets End Up As Toilet PaperThis Kids Want to Know Question led us to look at a product we use everyday in a whole new light.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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WEB EXTRA! Can You Tell Real From Fake?

WEB EXTRA! Can You Tell Real From Fake?Our diamond expert says three of these are diamonds, one is not. Can you tell which is which?
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  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago
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Kids Want to Know: How Do Diamonds Form?

Kids Want to Know: How Do Diamonds Form?kwtk-how-do-diamonds-form
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  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago
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Kids Want To Know: How and Why Does The Earth Spin?

Kids Want To Know: How and Why Does The Earth Spin?It's something kids grow up just knowing: the Earth is round. Although the Earth is not perfectly round... it is slightly flattened at the north and south poles. What else is there about the Earth that you *think* you think you know?
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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How Fast Are You Moving

How Fast Are You MovingAs usual, with any Kids Want To Know question, the adults learn a little something! Did you the earth spins at 1,000 miles an hour?
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  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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KWTK Is Blood Blue In Space

KWTK Is Blood Blue In SpaceSciWorks In Winston-Salem answered the question for us. Did you know that your blood travels 12,000 miles a day in your body? That's like going coast to coast 4 times.
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  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
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Kids Want To Know How The Brain Learn

Kids Want To Know How The Brain LearnTristen asked hw the brain learns and Elon Professor Amy Overman gave us the cliff notes version!
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  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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How Your Brain Learns

How Your Brain LearnsElon Professor Amy Overman shows how your brain learns and re-learns and processes information
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  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
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Kids Want To Know: Why Does My Breath Smell?

Kids Want To Know: Why Does My Breath Smell?Dr. Scott Cashion explains how parents can help kids brush their teeth using "Wiggle, Jiggle, 1,2, 3"
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  • 11 months, 1 week ago
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A Kid Asks Other Kids About Why They Bully Others

A Kid Asks Other Kids About Why They Bully OthersEvery Friday, 2WTK has a Kids Want To Know segment. This question is not a fact finding mission, but more of an emotional plea for bullying to stop. What would your kid say? Grab your child and watch at 5:30pm.
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  • 11 months, 2 weeks ago
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Chickens Have Earlobes And Their Earlobes Determine The Egg Color

Chickens Have Earlobes And Their Earlobes Determine The Egg ColorThe KWTK question taught us a whole bunch more about chickens and their eggs than we ever thought about. Did you know chickens have earlobes and their earlobe color determines the color of their eggs.
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  • 1 year ago
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KWTK: Why Are Planets Round?

KWTK: Why Are Planets Round?For a long time, explorers thought the earth was flat. We know it's not, but why is it round? Roger Joyner from the Greensboro Science Center says it all has to deal with gravity.
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  • 1 year ago
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