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Solve It! for Kids

The science podcast for curious & creative kids and their families.

Peek into the world of real-life scientists, engineers, and experts as they solve problems in their every day jobs. Kids and families are then invited to take on a challenge and solve a problem themselves! Join Jennifer Swanson and Jedlie as they ask questions, solve problems, and offer challenges that take curiosity and creativity to a whole new level.
be sure to visit our web site, to participate in our weekly challenges! If you do, you can be entered to win a free book. (Different book every month!)

Sep 15, 2020

This is so cool. Today we speak with Lego Artist Jonathan Lopes. Yes, you read that correctly, Jonathan is an artist who makes his living creating magnificent sculptures made out of Legos. Jonathan reveals what inspires his art, how he solves the problems he encounters and how kids can start creating their own Lego art.

Sep 8, 2020

Sea Turtles are amazing creatures. Marine Scientist Carlee Jackson is an expert when it comes to Sea Turtles. She is on the show to tell us how kids can help protect Sea Turtle Nests. She also tells us a fun challenge kids and parents will want to take on together.

Sep 1, 2020

Our guest today is Rocket Scientist and Children's author Susan Slade. Susan tells us about her days testing rockets used to deliver satellites to Space


Aug 25, 2020

Retired US Navy Captain & former astronaut Wendy Lawrence tells us how to fix a helicopter using dippidy doo. In this fun episode Capt Wendy tells us how she is able to keep from being overwhelmed when presented with a problem. She also gives kids a fun challenge.

Aug 18, 2020

Dr Kristen Lear LOVES Bats. You might even say she is batty for bats. She has worked with bats in central Texas pecan orchards (studying the pest control services of bats to pecan farmers) and in Naracoorte Caves, South Australia (conducting population studies on the critically endangered Southern Bent-wing Bat) She is...