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Curiosity Quest Previous Broadcasts

Banjo Making (Episode #706)

KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 5, 2015 -- 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.

Corn Chips (Episode #707)

KQED Kids: Sat, Jul 4, 2015 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 5, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Tofu (Episode #709)

KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 2, 2015 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 3, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Jul 3, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Penguins (Episode #708)

KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 1, 2015 -- 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: Thu, Jul 2, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Jul 2, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

Corn Chips (Episode #707)

KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 1, 2015 -- 5:00 AM

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:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Jul 5, 2015 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Jul 1, 2015 -- 4:00 PM
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