Ever wonder why the sky is blue
? How some of the more endearing bodily functions
happen? How a cat
produces a purr
"Beakman's World" answers these questions and more by taking kids of all ages on exciting half-hour adventures revealing how nature, science and the world work. Through all the Beakman zaniness, these principles are connected to daily life in meaningful and revealing ways.
Beakman is the irreverent and inquisitive scientist who has dedicated himself to answering kids' questions. He is joined in his eclectic laboratory by a handful of denizens who help with, and sometimes hinder, Beakman's why do onions make your eyes water? experiments.