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Curiosity Quest Previous Broadcasts

Honeys (Episode #202)

KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Beekeepers are the unsung heroes for those of us who love honey. Join Joel and co-host Melissa as they dive hands first into honeybee hives.

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 28, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Glass Blowing (Episode #201)

KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 26, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Did you know that glass blowing is when you blow into a long tube to expand glass? Tune into this Curiosity Quest to find out more about glass blowing.

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Penguins (Episode #708)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 25, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Did you know that some penguins can live in warm weather? Join host Joel Greene as he visits the Aquarium of the Pacific to learn all about Magellenic Penguins. He gets to watch them swim and listen to the loud noises they make. He even gets to pet and feed them!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 26, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 26, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Harlem Globetrotters (Episode #411)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 25, 2014 -- 4:00 PM

Join the Curiosity Quest crew on this quest to learn what it takes to create each episode. This behind the scenes episode documents our journey through the challenges, bloopers and fun that we experienced during this season.

Corn Chips (Episode #707)

KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 24, 2014 -- 4:00 PM

Can you guess how many pieces of corn are in one corn chip? Join host Joel Greene on this tasty episode of Curiosity Quest as he visits a factory to learn how corn chips are made.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 25, 2014 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 24, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Habitat 4 Humanity/Diabetes Walk (Episode #111)

KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 23, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Ever wonder what you can do for your community? Whether you are a child or an adult, you can get involved! Joel explores various organizations where you can make a difference.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 24, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Harlem Globetrotters (Episode #411)

KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Join the Curiosity Quest crew on this quest to learn what it takes to create each episode. This behind the scenes episode documents our journey through the challenges, bloopers and fun that we experienced during this season.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 23, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Water Bottling (Episode #113)

KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Ever wonder where bottled water comes from? Joel pours through a water bottling company to get a refreshing view of the industry that wants to quench your thirst. Watch as Joel drinks more water on this episode that most people drink in one week!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Tiger Rescue (Episode #112)

KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Meet Michael Jackson's tiger, Thriller, as Tippy Hendren takes us on an excursion through her Tiger infested rescue facility. Come prowl with CURIOSITY QUEST on this adventure to unleash the world of big cats.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Habitat 4 Humanity/Diabetes Walk (Episode #111)

KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Ever wonder what you can do for your community? Whether you are a child or an adult, you can get involved! Joel explores various organizations where you can make a difference.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 24, 2014 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Corn Chips (Episode #707)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Can you guess how many pieces of corn are in one corn chip? Join host Joel Greene on this tasty episode of Curiosity Quest as he visits a factory to learn how corn chips are made.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 25, 2014 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 24, 2014 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Banjo Making (Episode #706)

KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 17, 2014 -- 4:00 PM

Did you know that banjos are made of three other instruments? Join host Joel Greene as he learns how banjos are made. Joel learns all about what gives the banjos that unique sound.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 17, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Home Building (Episode #108)

KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 16, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Most of us live in one, but do you know how it was built? Join Joel and J.D. Pierce as they lay down the blue prints for the home building process.

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  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 17, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Legoland (Episode #110)

KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

CURIOSITY QUEST pieces together the answers to how legos are constructed. Joel and author of the "Quest Letter", Andrew venture into the world of model building and enjoy the facinating rides at Legoland!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Money (Episode #109)

KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel as CURIOSITY QUEST withdraws a wealth of information from PFF Bank & Trust about protecting money. Travel with the armored car and explore the bank on this interest-laden episode.

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Home Building (Episode #108)

KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Most of us live in one, but do you know how it was built? Join Joel and J.D. Pierce as they lay down the blue prints for the home building process.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 17, 2014 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Banjo Making (Episode #706)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Did you know that banjos are made of three other instruments? Join host Joel Greene as he learns how banjos are made. Joel learns all about what gives the banjos that unique sound.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 17, 2014 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Ice Sculpting (Episode #705)

KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 10, 2014 -- 4:00 PM

Did you know that hot water freezes faster than cold water? Join host Joel Greene on this chilling episode of Curiosity Quest as he learns the art of ice sculpting. Experience the freezing temperatures that must be regulated in order to create these masterful creations.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 10, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Recycling (Episode #105)

KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 9, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Ever wonder what happens to your recyclables when you throw them away? CURIOSITY QUEST explores a Burrtec Waste Recycling plant to investigate.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 10, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Police Helicopter (Episode #107)

KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Fly high with Joel as CURIOSITY QUEST explores an aerial view of the Inland Empire with the Ontario Police Department. Sergeant Schneider and Corporal Weidner give us a glimpse into the life of a police helicopter pilot.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Pottery (Episode #106)

KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel and 7 year old, Breana as they mold together a masterpiece episode of CURIOSITY QUEST. While they shape, form, build and paint ceramics, co-host, Elizabeth ensures that Joel wears most of his work!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Recycling (Episode #105)

KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Ever wonder what happens to your recyclables when you throw them away? CURIOSITY QUEST explores a Burrtec Waste Recycling plant to investigate.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 10, 2014 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Ice Sculpting (Episode #705)

KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Did you know that hot water freezes faster than cold water? Join host Joel Greene on this chilling episode of Curiosity Quest as he learns the art of ice sculpting. Experience the freezing temperatures that must be regulated in order to create these masterful creations.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 10, 2014 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Mirrors (Episode #701)

KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 3, 2014 -- 4:00 PM

Mirror mirror on the wall...please tell us how you are made. Join Joel and contest winner, Genna on this unique episode to answer the winning quest letter about how mirrors are made. Greene and Genna travel to North Carolina to experience the fascinating process of mirror making.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 3, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Go Karts (Episode #102)

KQED Kids: Sat, Aug 2, 2014 -- 11:00 PM

Joel meets 7 year old, racing champ, Wyatt, at the California Speedway. He along with other racers rev Joel up on the stops and starts of go-kart racing.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Aug 3, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Rugby (Episode #104)

KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 5:00 AM

Rugby? Just think of a blend of football and soccer. Girls and boys, from 4 years old, run Joel ragged around the "pitch" and coach him about this fast-paced, exciting sport that is becoming more popular with America's youth.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
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