Season 1: Ask Dr. Universe

With help from my friends at Washington State University and Northwest Public Broadcasting, I am able to answer your science questions in this new animation series. If you have a question of your own, head on over to askdruniverse.wsu.edu!

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Are We Always Growing?

We might not being growing taller every second, but parts of do grow - all the time!

Are We Always Growing?

Video thumbnail: Ask Dr. Universe Why Do We Need Blood?

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Why Do We Need Blood?

Like water and oxygen, our bodies need blood, but why is that? Find out the answer now!

Why Do We Need Blood?

Video thumbnail: Ask Dr. Universe How Does Snow Form?

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How Does Snow Form?

Learn about the science behind how snowflakes are formed.

How Does Snow Form?

Video thumbnail: Ask Dr. Universe Why So Lizards Lose Their Tails?

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Why So Lizards Lose Their Tails?

Lizards have the ability to lose their tails and grow one back. Find out why they do this!

Why So Lizards Lose Their Tails?

Video thumbnail: Ask Dr. Universe Can You Hear In Space?

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Can You Hear In Space?

Here on earth, molecules help sound travel but are their molecules in space?

Can You Hear In Space?

Video thumbnail: Ask Dr. Universe Do Bugs Have Hearts And Brains?

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Do Bugs Have Hearts And Brains?

Find out how many brains bugs have in this episode of Ask Dr. Universe.

Do Bugs Have Hearts And Brains?

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Where Do Bees Sleep?

In this episode, Ask Dr. Universe answers the question, "where do bees sleep?"

Where Do Bees Sleep?

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What Is Slime?

Did you know you can make slime at home? Figure out how.

What Is Slime?

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Why Are Apples Red?

Apples are delicious but what do bears have to do with it?

Why Are Apples Red?

Video thumbnail: Ask Dr. Universe Why Do Feet Smell?

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Why Do Feet Smell?

Feet: Smelly. Stinky. Gross. Why is that?

Why Do Feet Smell?

Video thumbnail: Ask Dr. Universe Why Do Animals Hibernate?

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Why Do Animals Hibernate?

Find out how some animals are able to survive winter.

Why Do Animals Hibernate?

Video thumbnail: Ask Dr. Universe Why Do We Have Earwax?

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Why Do We Have Earwax?

We have earwax for similar reasons we have boogers. Find out what those reasons are.

Why Do We Have Earwax?

Video thumbnail: Ask Dr. Universe How Many Suns Are In The Universe?

Ask Dr. Universe

How Many Suns Are In The Universe?

Did you know the sun is actually a star? Find out how many stars are in the universe.

How Many Suns Are In The Universe?

Video thumbnail: Ask Dr. Universe Why Is The Ocean Salty?

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Why Is The Ocean Salty?

Find out how rocks and dirt on land make the ocean so salty.

Why Is The Ocean Salty?

Video thumbnail: Ask Dr. Universe Do Plants Get Sunburns?

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Do Plants Get Sunburns?

We don't see too many plants with a sunburn, find out why that is.

Do Plants Get Sunburns?

Video thumbnail: Ask Dr. Universe How Do Bones Form?

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How Do Bones Form?

Most humans have 206 bones but are born with about 300. Find out how they fuse together.

How Do Bones Form?

Video thumbnail: Ask Dr. Universe Why Do Bees Make Hexagons In Their Hives?

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Why Do Bees Make Hexagons In Their Hives?

Find out why hexagons are the perfect shape for bee hives.

Why Do Bees Make Hexagons In Their Hives?