Stupid Genius with Emma Chamberlain

Latest Episodes

Why Are Some Animals Nocturnal?

August 15, 2019
Many animals are active during the day, but what about those that are busy at night? And would that be any fun? Emma is going to get to...

How Do Bioluminescent Animals Create Light?

August 8, 2019
From “Finding Nemo” to catching fireflies in your backyard, we’ve seen bioluminescent animals in all shapes and sizes. So strap in as...

Why Do We Get Goosebumps?

August 1, 2019
Goosebumps are those strange little bumps that form on our bodies whenever we get cold, scared, or excited. We've ALL gotten them. But...

About The Show

Stupid Genius is the brainchild of YouTuber, Emma Chamberlain. In every episode she takes a puzzling question, like "Why do onions make us cry?," and is given three guesses to try to solve it. Will she be able to do it? Listen every Thursday to find out!

More Episodes

Why Are Some Animals Nocturnal?

August 15, 2019
Many animals are active during the day, but what about those that are busy at night? And would that be any fun? Emma is going to get to...

How Do Bioluminescent Animals Create Light?

August 8, 2019
From “Finding Nemo” to catching fireflies in your backyard, we’ve seen bioluminescent animals in all shapes and sizes. So strap in as...

Why Do We Get Goosebumps?

August 1, 2019
Goosebumps are those strange little bumps that form on our bodies whenever we get cold, scared, or excited. We've ALL gotten them. But...

Why Do We Get Dizzy When We Spin?

July 25, 2019
You know the feeling - you spin, then stop, but the room doesn't. You're dizzy! Every wonder why that happens? Us too, and Emma is about...

What Causes a Rainbow?

July 18, 2019
Rainbows are beautiful and colorful, but why do they happen? Emma will try to find out, and she'll go into VidCon and her crazy nail story.

Why Do We Dream?

July 11, 2019
Emma's had some crazy dreams, and you've no doubt had some too. She's going to try to figure out their meaning, and why we even have them at all.