Every Little Thing


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Who invented pants? How did ‘pink for girls’ and ‘blue for boys’ happen? What do dogs say when they bark? ELT is here to answer your burning questions. If you have a question that needs answering, call the ELT Help Line at 833-RING-ELT or send an aud...Show More

32:33 | Jun 3rd, 2019

Through the 1800s, babies in the U.S. were dressed in gender neutral clothing — you couldn’t tell the girls from the boys based on their outfits. So why did parents start color-coding their kids in pi...Show More

29:58 | Aug 19th, 2019

An earworm expert explains how to unstick that song that’s stuck in your head, and why it got lodged there in the first place. Plus, your earwormholes — the songs that transport you through time and s...Show More

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I never knew the second way to get rid of an ear worm. I will not spoil it so you have to listen.

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25:24 | Aug 12th, 2019

Caller Jeremy has a problem: fruit flies have swarmed his apartment, and he needs to know where they came from. ELT finds out how Jeremy’s red-eyed roommates landed in his life. Plus, please help call...Show More

shaalee recommended:

Fruit flies don't eat fruit - they eat the mold and other things that grow on top of fruit. Worst yet they lay eggs on the fruit...yum

30:45 | Jun 10th, 2019

Does swearing make you more powerful? Caller Mark’s dad thinks a well-timed “word of power” is the key to efficient yardwork. ELT asks a swearing expert about that theory. Plus, we talk to someone who...Show More

27:35 | Feb 12th, 2018

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