Artwork for podcast The Wild Life
SHORT | Why Do Worms Come Out When It Rains?
26th June 2023 • The Wild Life • The Wild Life
00:00:00 00:06:40

Share Episode


Unfortunately, we can’t ask the worms directly, but it turns out that plenty of scientists have been asking this very question for, well, a very long time. Today, we explore the leading hypotheses for what drives worms to the surface for these rainy-day adventures.

Have a question you want answered on the show? Send them over to!

Have your voice featured on the show when you send a voice memo recorded directly on your phone!

Support the creation of The Wild Life for as little as $1 per month at