Moment of Um

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Moment of Um is your daily answer to those questions that pop up out of nowhere and make you go… ummmmmmm. Brought to you by your friends at Brains On at APM Studios.

Episode Date
Do flowers fall in love?
Dec 05, 2023
How do plant roots suck up water?
Dec 04, 2023
Why is salmon meat pink?
Dec 01, 2023
Why is milk white?
Nov 30, 2023
Are there clouds in space?
Nov 29, 2023
Are the galaxies in Star Wars based on real science?
Nov 28, 2023
Why are the primary colors different from the colors of light?
Nov 27, 2023
How do people freeze-dry food?
Nov 24, 2023
Why does cotton candy dissolve in your mouth?
Nov 23, 2023
How does popcorn pop?
Nov 22, 2023
How does cheese get its color?
Nov 21, 2023
If you took enough vitamins everyday, could you live without food?
Nov 20, 2023
Is the sun the hottest thing in the universe?
Nov 17, 2023
Why are so many planets named after Roman gods?
Nov 16, 2023
Why do grown-ups give more attention to babies than kids?
Nov 15, 2023
What are planets made of?
Nov 14, 2023
How do snails make their shells?
Nov 13, 2023
What is inside a cactus?
Nov 10, 2023
How are red, yellow, and blue made for paint?
Nov 09, 2023
Why do we like shiny things?
Nov 08, 2023
How many planets are in space?
Nov 07, 2023
How do animals become endangered?
Nov 06, 2023
Do snails pee, poop, or fart?
Nov 03, 2023
What would happen to Earth if the moon disappeared?
Nov 02, 2023
Why do we like screen time so much?
Nov 01, 2023
How many colors can we see?
Oct 31, 2023
Why are apples different colors?
Oct 30, 2023
What would happen if the Earth were flat?
Oct 27, 2023
How do fish handle pressure at the bottom of the ocean?
Oct 26, 2023
Do you control your emotions or do your emotions control you?
Oct 25, 2023
Could a bird or fish live on the International Space Station?
Oct 24, 2023
Why do apples turn brown after we cut them?
Oct 23, 2023
What is the universe made of?
Oct 20, 2023
What causes growing pains?
Oct 19, 2023
What determines the type of vitamins in each food?
Oct 18, 2023
Why do we get cranky when we get tired?
Oct 17, 2023
Do flies get itchy?
Oct 16, 2023
Can we visit the farthest parts of our solar system?
Oct 13, 2023
What type of fuel powers rockets?
Oct 12, 2023
How do rockets fly?
Oct 11, 2023
Is hyperdrive possible?
Oct 10, 2023
How do planes fly?
Oct 09, 2023
Why did snakes lose their legs?
Oct 06, 2023
Why do we blush?
Oct 05, 2023
Do whales drink and if so, how?
Oct 04, 2023
Why are video games addictive?
Oct 03, 2023
What is a supervolcano?
Oct 02, 2023
Why do cupcakes have wrapping on the bottom?
Sep 29, 2023
Why do we burp?
Sep 28, 2023
Is a train engine stronger than a plane engine?
Sep 27, 2023
How does an engine work?
Sep 26, 2023
Do flies get eaten by anything besides frogs?
Sep 25, 2023
Why do we sneeze when it's sunny?
Sep 22, 2023
Why are there so many shapes of pasta?
Sep 21, 2023
Why are willow trees leaves so long and floppy?
Sep 20, 2023
How do jumbo jets fly when they’re so heavy?
Sep 19, 2023
Do bugs poop?
Sep 18, 2023
Do sharks have tongues?
Sep 15, 2023
Do flies blink?
Sep 14, 2023
Are musicians smarter than others?
Sep 13, 2023
How did colors get their names?
Sep 12, 2023
Why are people scared of sharks?
Sep 11, 2023
Join us at the Big Dig!
Sep 08, 2023
Is stuff that is microscopic to us also microscopic to bees?
Sep 08, 2023
Why do bees sting?
Sep 07, 2023
If there is a queen bee, why isn’t there a king bee?
Sep 06, 2023
Do bees have noses?
Sep 05, 2023
What is a bee's favorite flower?
Sep 04, 2023
Why does my voice sound different on a recording?
Aug 18, 2023
What’s the difference between mice and rats?
Aug 17, 2023
If a bug fell, would it hurt them?
Aug 16, 2023
How do fireflies glow?
Aug 15, 2023
How do our voices get louder?
Aug 14, 2023
How do sharks smell blood?
Aug 11, 2023
Why don't ducks have teeth?
Aug 10, 2023
Where does food go after you swallow it?
Aug 09, 2023
Why do stars twinkle?
Aug 08, 2023
Do all animals sleep?
Aug 07, 2023
When you plug your nose, can you still smell?
Aug 04, 2023
How do people breathe in the desert?
Aug 03, 2023
‍Why can’t we breathe underwater?
Aug 02, 2023
How do we breathe out carbon dioxide?
Aug 01, 2023
Why do we need oxygen to breathe?
Jul 31, 2023
How do birds know when it’s time to migrate?
Jul 28, 2023
Why are red, yellow and blue primary colors?
Jul 27, 2023
How did animals get domesticated?
Jul 26, 2023
Why does food expire?
Jul 25, 2023
Why do cats like chasing lights?
Jul 24, 2023
How does hair dye work?
Jul 21, 2023
How do tattoos stay forever?
Jul 20, 2023
Why do horses need horseshoes?
Jul 19, 2023
Why do different flowers have different smells?
Jul 18, 2023
How far can an owl turn its head?
Jul 17, 2023
Do birds get tired of flapping their wings?
Jul 14, 2023
What happens when we get sunburned?
Jul 13, 2023
How do hot air balloons fly?
Jul 12, 2023
Why do raccoons like trash?
Jul 11, 2023
Why don't we like bitter foods?
Jul 10, 2023
Can you have two caterpillars in one chrysalis?
Jul 07, 2023
What are butterfly wings made of?
Jul 06, 2023