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Smart Girls At The Party: Amy Poehler, Funny Ladies Highlight Innovative Kids

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Watch "Smart Girls At The Party" and it'll take you a few minutes to figure out if it's all a joke or dead serious. It's actually somewhere in between. Amy Poehler's podcast profiles young women who are excelling at school in science, writing or other subjects.

The tagline: Amy Poehler, Meredith Walker and Amy Miles celebrate girls who are changing the world by being themselves.

In the following episode, Poehler interviews 12-year-old Rachel, an exceptional student that builds robots. She shows Poehler and cast how normal kids can become engineers, starting with Legos, and moving their way up to functional robots.

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