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Curiosity Quest Previous Broadcasts

Corn Chips (Episode #707)

PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 15, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

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

Banjo Making (Episode #706)

PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 14, 2017 -- 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:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 15, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 15, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Tofu (Episode #709)

PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 12, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Have you ever wondered how tofu is made? Join host Joel Greene as he visits Oakland, California to learn how tofu is made. Greene gets to jump right into tasting the various types of tofu and tofu flavors.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 13, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 13, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Penguins (Episode #708)

PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 11, 2017 -- 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:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 12, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 12, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Corn Chips (Episode #707)

PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 10, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 11, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 11, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Banjo Making (Episode #706)

PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 9, 2017 -- 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:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 15, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 15, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 10, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 10, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Goat Farming (Episode #702)

PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 8, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Did you know that goats are great swimmers but hate to get wet? Join host Joel Greene on this entertaining quest to learn all about goat farming and how goat cheese is made. Be sure and keep an eye out for the sneaky goat that tried to eat our microphone!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 9, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Mirrors (Episode #701)

PBS Kids: Sat, Jan 7, 2017 -- 11:00 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:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 8, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 8, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Ice Sculpting (Episode #705)

PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 5, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Did you know that hot water freezes faster than cold water? Join host Joel Greene 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:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 6, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jan 6, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Race Car Building (Episode #703)

PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 4, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Have you ever wondered how race cars can go so fast? Or how they are built? Tune in as host Joel Greene ventures through the JR Motorsports facility in NC to experience what it's like to sit in a race car and learn all about the extensive process and testing they must go through in order to hit the track.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 5, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 5, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Goat Farming (Episode #702)

PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 3, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Did you know that goats are great swimmers but hate to get wet? Join host Joel Greene on this entertaining quest to learn all about goat farming and how goat cheese is made. Be sure and keep an eye out for the sneaky goat that tried to eat our microphone!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 9, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 4, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jan 4, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Mirrors (Episode #701)

PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 2, 2017 -- 11:00 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:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 8, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 8, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 3, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jan 3, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Race Car Building (Episode #703)

PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 1, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Have you ever wondered how race cars can go so fast? Or how they are built? Tune in as host Joel Greene ventures through the JR Motorsports facility in NC to experience what it's like to sit in a race car and learn all about the extensive process and testing they must go through in order to hit the track.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 5, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jan 5, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jan 2, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Pizza (Episode #410)

PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 1, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Join Joel on this flavorful quest as he learns how to make pizza from start to finish. Watch as Joel and the CQ crew designs their very own CQ pizza and offer it to patrons at John's Incredible Pizza.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jan 1, 2017 -- 4:00 PM
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