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Curiosity Quest Previous Broadcasts

Toothpaste (Episode #604)

KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 30, 2013 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 30, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Alaskan Adventure (Episode #603)

KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 29, 2013 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 30, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 29, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Behind The Scenes (Episode #513)

KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 28, 2013 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 29, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 28, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Salmon Hatchery (Episode #512)

KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 27, 2013 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 28, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 27, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Behind The Scenes (Episode #513)

KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 -- 11:00 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:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 29, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 28, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 26, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Monterey Aquarium (Episode #602)

KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 -- 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.

Helicopter Making (Episode #601)

KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 24, 2013 -- 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?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 25, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 24, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Behind The Scenes (Episode #513)

KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 23, 2013 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 29, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 28, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 26, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 24, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 23, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Salmon Hatchery (Episode #512)

KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 22, 2013 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 28, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 27, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 23, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 22, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Mrs. Fields Cookies (Episode #509)

KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 21, 2013 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 22, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 21, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Gentle Giants Rescue (Episode #508)

KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 20, 2013 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 21, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 20, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Mrs. Fields Cookies (Episode #509)

KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 18, 2013 -- 11:00 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:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 22, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 21, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 19, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Bowling Balls (Episode #511)

KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 18, 2013 -- 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!

Plate Making (Episode #510)

KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 17, 2013 -- 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 18, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 17, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Mrs. Fields Cookies (Episode #509)

KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 16, 2013 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 22, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 21, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 19, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 17, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 16, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Gentle Giants Rescue (Episode #508)

KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 15, 2013 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 21, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 20, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 16, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 15, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Moonridge Animal Park (Episode #505)

KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 14, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel on this quest as he journeys through the Moonridge Animal Park in Big Bear, California. Watch as the CQ crew gets up close, and personal with deer and experiences a rare, and endangered snow leopard.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 15, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 14, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Cheerleading (Episode #504)

KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 13, 2013 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 14, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 13, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Rugby (Episode #104)

KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 12, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

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.

Moonridge Animal Park (Episode #505)

KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 11, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Join Joel on this quest as he journeys through the Moonridge Animal Park in Big Bear, California. Watch as the CQ crew gets up close, and personal with deer and experiences a rare, and endangered snow leopard.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 15, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 14, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 12, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Orange Packing (Episode #507)

KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 11, 2013 -- 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.

Movie Animatronics (Episode #506)

KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 10, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel on this life-like quest as he tours the Garner Holt Productions facility where movie animatronics are made. Get a sneak peak into all the hard work that goes into making creatures come to life.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 11, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 10, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Moonridge Animal Park (Episode #505)

KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 9, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel on this quest as he journeys through the Moonridge Animal Park in Big Bear, California. Watch as the CQ crew gets up close, and personal with deer and experiences a rare, and endangered snow leopard.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 15, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 14, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 12, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 10, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 9, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Cheerleading (Episode #504)

KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 8, 2013 -- 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:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 14, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 13, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 9, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 8, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Horseback Riding (Episode #501)

KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 7, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 8, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 7, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Cheeses (Episode #413)

KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 6, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel as learns about the variety of cheeses Wisconsin has to offer. Hold your breath as he makes his way through the only Limburger factory in the US, samples the creamy taste of gruyere, and crumbles feta cheese.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 7, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 6, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Horseback Riding (Episode #501)

KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 4, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 8, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 7, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 5, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Bike Making (Episode #503)

KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 4, 2013 -- 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.

Bakery (Episode #502)

KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 3, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel as he visits Zingerman's Bakery in Michigan to learn how different types of bread are made. Watch as he helps create black cherry, chocolate bread and brownies at this world famous bakery.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Apr 4, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 3, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Horseback Riding (Episode #501)

KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 2, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 8, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 7, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 5, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Apr 3, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 2, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Cheeses (Episode #413)

KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 1, 2013 -- 4:30 PM

Join Joel as learns about the variety of cheeses Wisconsin has to offer. Hold your breath as he makes his way through the only Limburger factory in the US, samples the creamy taste of gruyere, and crumbles feta cheese.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 7, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 6, 2013 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Apr 2, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 1, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Pizza (Episode #410)

KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 1, 2013 -- 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 Curiosity Quest pizza and offer it to patrons at John's Incredible Pizza.

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