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SciGirls Previous Broadcasts

Star Power (Episode #112H)

PBS Kids: Sun, Aug 31, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirls Avianna and Miranda help cut light pollution in their neighborhood.

Going Green (Episode #111H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Aug 30, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirl Mackenzie and her friends put a lid on school trash by inventing a new use for recycled yogurt cups.

Habitat Havoc (Episode #203H)

PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 29, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Budding naturalist Lea and her SciGirls pals investigate what the non-native Canary Island Palm does to San Diego habitats, comparing the palms to native trees.

Mother Nature's Shoes (Episode #202H)

PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 28, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Nature's designs, from polar bear paws to penguin flippers, inspire Elin and her best friends to design a safer shoe for walking on Minnesota's icy winter streets.

Aquabots (Episode #201H)

PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Akina and friends dive into underwater robotics at the U.S. Naval Academy, building a "Sea Perch" ROV to investigate artificial oyster reefs in the Chesapeake Bay.

Star Power (Episode #112H)

PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 26, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirls Avianna and Miranda help cut light pollution in their neighborhood.

Going Green (Episode #111H)

PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 25, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirl Mackenzie and her friends put a lid on school trash by inventing a new use for recycled yogurt cups.

High-Tech Fashion (Episode #107H)

PBS Kids: Sun, Aug 24, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

With "Project Runway" fashion designer Diana Eng, SciGirl Hallie and her friends wire up an electrifying gown.

Blowin' in the Wind (Episode #106H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Aug 23, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirl Hannah and her friends design and build their own working miniature wind farm.

Robots to the Rescue! (Episode #110H)

PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirl Abby and her friends give a rescue robot a personality makeover so it can do a better job when disaster strikes.

Underwater Eco-Adventure (Episode #109H)

PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirls Elle and Meg scuba dive to protect the biodiversity of their favorite Catalina reefs.

Science Cooks! (Episode #108H)

PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirl Claire and her friends make comfort foods more nutritious (without sacrificing the delicious).

High-Tech Fashion (Episode #107H)

PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 19, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

With "Project Runway" fashion designer Diana Eng, SciGirl Hallie and her friends wire up an electrifying gown.

Blowin' in the Wind (Episode #106H)

PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirl Hannah and her friends design and build their own working miniature wind farm.

Puppet Power (Episode #102H)

PBS Kids: Sun, Aug 17, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirl Anna and her friends engineer a giant pig puppet, complete with blinking eyes and a twirling tail, for a May Day parade.

Turtle Mania (Episode #101H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Aug 16, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirl Annie and her friends make a local wetland more attractive to turtles.

Horsing Around (Episode #105H)

PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 15, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirl Zoe and her friends pony up some science to select the best horse for a riding competition.

Digging Archaeology (Episode #104H)

PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 14, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirls Jazzy and Gates unearth the past, uncovering thousand-year-old Native American artifacts at a Utah dig site.

Dolphin Dive (Episode #103H)

PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirls Serena and Ceci bond with bottlenosed dolphins, exploring their behavior at the Dolphins Plus Research Center.

Puppet Power (Episode #102H)

PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 12, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirl Anna and her friends engineer a giant pig puppet, complete with blinking eyes and a twirling tail, for a May Day parade.

Turtle Mania (Episode #101H)

PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirl Annie and her friends make a local wetland more attractive to turtles.

Pedal Power (Episode #209H)

PBS Kids: Sun, Aug 10, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Best friends Angela, Olivia, Margaret and Rebecca don welding masks and rev up power tools to engineer an ice cream-maker that's powered by their bikes.

Bee Haven (Episode #208H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Aug 9, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

What's the buzz in urban gardens? The SciGirls use math, mapping and data visualization to help a colony of bees thrive in a downtown Phoenix neighborhood.

Puppet Power (Episode #102H)

PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 8, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirl Anna and her friends engineer a giant pig puppet, complete with blinking eyes and a twirling tail, for a May Day parade.

Turtle Mania (Episode #101H)

PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 7, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

SciGirl Annie and her friends make a local wetland more attractive to turtles.

Super Sleuths (Episode #210H)

PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

At a forensics summer camp, super sleuths Emi and friends team up with real forensic scientists to solve the mysterious theft of the priceless "Queen of the Forest" ceremonial mask.

Pedal Power (Episode #209H)

PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 5, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Best friends Angela, Olivia, Margaret and Rebecca don welding masks and rev up power tools to engineer an ice cream-maker that's powered by their bikes.

Bee Haven (Episode #208H)

PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

What's the buzz in urban gardens? The SciGirls use math, mapping and data visualization to help a colony of bees thrive in a downtown Phoenix neighborhood.

The Awesome App Race (Episode #204H)

PBS Kids: Sun, Aug 3, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

San Francisco SciGirls shake things up, programming their own smartphone app to highlight the history and geoscience of the 1989 San Francisco Earthquake.

Habitat Havoc (Episode #203H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Aug 2, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Budding naturalist Lea and her SciGirls pals investigate what the non-native Canary Island Palm does to San Diego habitats, comparing the palms to native trees.

Workin' It Out (Episode #207H)

PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 -- 5:30 PM

Jekima and friends break a sweat in steamy South Carolina hiking, playing soccer, dancing and doing yoga -- all to find out, "what's the best exercise for me?"

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