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Curiosity Quest Previous Broadcasts

Dog Sledding (Episode #610)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Have you ever wondered how dog sled teams practice in the summertime? Venture through this episode as we visit a dog sled camp as they demonstrate how these incredible creatures stay fit in between dog sled races.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Mushrooms (Episode #607)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Have you ever wondered how mushrooms are grown? Follow Joel Greene and the CQ crew as they travel through the Monterey Mushrooms facility to learn how these fungi are grown.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Drum Sticks (Episode #606)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join in this episode as Joel and professional child drummer Cole Marcus travel through the Vic Firth manufacturing facility to learn how drum sticks are made. Watch as Cole tries to teach Joel drumming tips and technique.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Mushrooms (Episode #607)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Have you ever wondered how mushrooms are grown? Follow Joel Greene and the CQ crew as they travel through the Monterey Mushrooms facility to learn how these fungi are grown.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 -- 5:00 AM

Bed Making (Episode #609)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Most of us sleep on one every night, but have you ever wondered how beds are made? Follow the CQ crew and Joel Greene as the venture through the Banner Mattress facility to learn how beds are stitched and sewn together one by one.

Braille Publisher (Episode #608)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 26, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Did you know that Braille is a form of print that helps blind people read? Join Joel Greene as he learns how a Braille publisher makes Braille books.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 26, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Mushrooms (Episode #607)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Have you ever wondered how mushrooms are grown? Follow Joel Greene and the CQ crew as they travel through the Monterey Mushrooms facility to learn how these fungi are grown.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 26, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Drum Sticks (Episode #606)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join in this episode as Joel and professional child drummer Cole Marcus travel through the Vic Firth manufacturing facility to learn how drum sticks are made. Watch as Cole tries to teach Joel drumming tips and technique.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Alaskan Adventure (Episode #603)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Travel with Joel Greene and the crew to Alaska for this adventure. Watch as Joel learns about a massive glacier, gets up close to a real black bear, and spots humpback and killer whales off the shore.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Monterey Aquarium (Episode #602)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel Greene and the crew as they float through the Monterey Aquarium. Watch as Joel gets a chance to feed interesting mana fish while balancing over a massive fish tank.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Alaskan Adventure (Episode #603)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Travel with Joel Greene and the crew to Alaska for this adventure. Watch as Joel learns about a massive glacier, gets up close to a real black bear, and spots humpback and killer whales off the shore.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 21, 2012 -- 5:00 AM

Dig This Construction Fun (Episode #605)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Have you ever wanted to operate a bulldozer or excavator? Dig This in Las Vegas allows Joel to hop in the driver seat to dig trenches, teeter on the top of dirt mounds, and even play basketball with these awesome machines.

Toothpaste (Episode #604)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 19, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Have you ever wondered how toothpaste helps fight cavities? Join Joel Greene as he ventures through the Tom's of Maine facility to learn how toothpaste is made.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 19, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Alaskan Adventure (Episode #603)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Travel with Joel Greene and the crew to Alaska for this adventure. Watch as Joel learns about a massive glacier, gets up close to a real black bear, and spots humpback and killer whales off the shore.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 21, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 19, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Monterey Aquarium (Episode #602)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel Greene and the crew as they float through the Monterey Aquarium. Watch as Joel gets a chance to feed interesting mana fish while balancing over a massive fish tank.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Salmon Hatchery (Episode #512)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel and the CQ crew as they venture to beautiful Alaska to learn all about Salmon. Get all the answers to your burning questions about this amazing species of fish.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Bowling Balls (Episode #511)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join the CQ crew on this quest to learn how bowling balls are made. And, not just any bowling balls - but scented bowling balls!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Salmon Hatchery (Episode #512)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel and the CQ crew as they venture to beautiful Alaska to learn all about Salmon. Get all the answers to your burning questions about this amazing species of fish.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 14, 2012 -- 5:00 AM

Helicopter Making (Episode #601)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Fly through the Robinson Helicopter warehouse with host Joel Greene. Follow him as he learns all of the important steps it takes to put together these incredible machines - and then take them apart?

Behind The Scenes (Episode #513)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join the CQ crew for this special "behind the scenes" episode created just for the fans. You will experience a fun and more personal look into what it's like to create this show. Hop in as we travel the US to answer your letters of curiosity.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Salmon Hatchery (Episode #512)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel and the CQ crew as they venture to beautiful Alaska to learn all about Salmon. Get all the answers to your burning questions about this amazing species of fish.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 14, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Bowling Balls (Episode #511)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join the CQ crew on this quest to learn how bowling balls are made. And, not just any bowling balls - but scented bowling balls!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Gentle Giants Rescue (Episode #508)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel on this giant adventure as he visits the Gentle Giants Rescue and Adoptions to learn all about large-breed dogs. These dogs may tower over Joel, but they are full of kindness and sloppy kisses.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Orange Packing (Episode #507)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel on this tasty quest as he learns how Oranges are grown, sorted and packaged to be shipped across the world. Watch as Joel takes on the duty of orange picking with a 50 pound bag strapped to him.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Gentle Giants Rescue (Episode #508)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel on this giant adventure as he visits the Gentle Giants Rescue and Adoptions to learn all about large-breed dogs. These dogs may tower over Joel, but they are full of kindness and sloppy kisses.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 7, 2012 -- 5:00 AM

Plate Making (Episode #510)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel on this unique quest to learn how plastic and foam plates are made. We've all used and seen these products, now get a behind-the-scenes look at how they are transformed.

Mrs. Fields Cookies (Episode #509)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel on this sweet quest to the Mrs. Fields cookie gifting facility in Utah to learn how they make their famous, and delicious cookies. Watch as Joel displays his lack of skill when it comes to the fine art of baking.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Gentle Giants Rescue (Episode #508)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel on this giant adventure as he visits the Gentle Giants Rescue and Adoptions to learn all about large-breed dogs. These dogs may tower over Joel, but they are full of kindness and sloppy kisses.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 7, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Orange Packing (Episode #507)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 3, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel on this tasty quest as he learns how Oranges are grown, sorted and packaged to be shipped across the world. Watch as Joel takes on the duty of orange picking with a 50 pound bag strapped to him.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 3, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Cheerleading (Episode #504)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 2, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel on this quest as he learns what it's like to be a cheerleader from the co-ed cheer squad at Brigham Young University. Hold your breath as Joel attempts to safely complete a backflip.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 3, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 2, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Bike Making (Episode #503)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 1, 2012 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel on this sporty quest as he learns how BMX Bikes are made with Fit Bikes. Put your math skills to use for this intricate journey through the bike making world.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 2, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 1, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
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