The Past and The Curious
Ep. 16 Up In The Air!
  • Mick Sullivan

We go up in the air with some remarkable ladies. You’ll learn about libraries, barnstorming, mysteries and more.

THROWBACK: 2016 Holiday Audio Short: Christmas Pickle
  • Mick Sullivan

Revisit our 2016 Holiday Short about Christmas Pickles!

Bonus Episode: Curious Names!
  • Mick Sullivan

A few of our favorite names from the past, and the stories they have to tell!

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Ep. 15 Cartoons!
  • Mick Sullivan

Gertie the Dinosaur, Boss Tweed vs. Tomas Nast, Sunnyside of the Street, quiz-time and more!

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Bonus Episode: Ghost Ships! A Kids Listen Halloween Sweep
  • Mick Sullivan

The Mary Celeste is the most famous ghost ship in history, and we wondered why. Also features an original performance of the classic song "Devil and the Deep Blue Sea."

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Ep. 14 Nature Pokers and Women of Science
  • Mick Sullivan

Women of Science! Join us for some 19th Century STEM stories. Heather Funk tells you about Mary Anning and the origins of “She Sells Sea Shells.” Mick Sullivan shares the story of Mary Somerville and the origin of the the word “scientist.” Both ladies did remarkable things in the science world at a time when […]

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Ep. 13: The Cheesiest
  • Mick Sullivan

Cheesy tales and a really cheesy song. Andrew Jackson's cheese wheel, Civil War soldiers groan about hardtack and sing the classic Stephen Foster Parody, "Hardtack Come Again No More."

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Ep. 12: Shaking Hands with Presidents
  • Mick Sullivan

Ever shaken a Presidential Hand?

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Ep. 11 Hitting the Road: Niagara – A Kids Listen Sweep Episode
  • Mick Sullivan

July Kids Listen Sweep Episode: Niagara in a barrel, how to build a bridge over the falls and "Don't Fence Me In."

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Ep. 10 Underwear!
  • Mick Sullivan

Tales of important people from history getting caught in their underwear!

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Ep. 9 On The Move: Nelly Bly, Henry Box Brown, All Around this World
  • Mick Sullivan

People on the move!

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Kids Listen Sweep Episode – Family Trees
  • Mick Sullivan

We're joining the party with our friends at KidsListen.org and everyone's created a show on the theme Family Trees. Listen to our chat with Rae Anne Sauer from the Sons of The American Revolution Genealogy Library.

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