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Wild Kratts Previous Broadcasts

Skunked! (Episode #222H)

KQED 9: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

When a group of skunks take over the Tortuga and decide to make it their home, the Wild Kratts must find a way to try and reclaim their headquarters.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Kerhonk (Episode #124)

PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

When Martin's and Chris' Creature Power Suits unexpectedly get jammed in Proboscis monkey mode and the top monkey of the troop is injured protecting a youngster from a crocodile, the Kratt brothers find themselves stepping into the injured monkey's role. While Aviva nurses the monkey back to health, Chris and Martin must keep the troop together and soon discover the important communication function of the proboscis monkeys strangest feature - his huge, droopy, bulbous nose! They uncover some of the different methods animals utilize to communicate important information to each other.

Cheetah Racer (Episode #123H)

PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Chris and Martin announce that no creature or vehicle can travel as fast over the rough and tumble African savannah as the cheetah. Aviva takes the challenge and declares she will build a ground racer that can run even faster than a cheetah. Of course Zach wants to prove that he is a better inventor than Aviva and joins the race. The team, inspired by the cheetah, "revs up" to explore the different functions required for speed build a cheetah racer and win the race.

Kerhonk (Episode #124)

PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

When Martin's and Chris' Creature Power Suits unexpectedly get jammed in Proboscis monkey mode and the top monkey of the troop is injured protecting a youngster from a crocodile, the Kratt brothers find themselves stepping into the injured monkey's role. While Aviva nurses the monkey back to health, Chris and Martin must keep the troop together and soon discover the important communication function of the proboscis monkeys strangest feature - his huge, droopy, bulbous nose! They uncover some of the different methods animals utilize to communicate important information to each other.

Cheetah Racer (Episode #123H)

PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

Chris and Martin announce that no creature or vehicle can travel as fast over the rough and tumble African savannah as the cheetah. Aviva takes the challenge and declares she will build a ground racer that can run even faster than a cheetah. Of course Zach wants to prove that he is a better inventor than Aviva and joins the race. The team, inspired by the cheetah, "revs up" to explore the different functions required for speed build a cheetah racer and win the race.

Rattlesnake Crystal (Episode #221H)

KQED 9: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

After the Tortuga crash lands in the Sonoran Desert, Koki discovers that the Tellurium crystals have run out of power and they need a new supply. Martin and Chris volunteer to go out in the desert to find this important source of energy and discover more than they were expecting!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Sea Horse Rodeo (Episode #212H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 17, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

While exploring the world of the sea horse, Martin and Chris uncover a plot by Donita Donata to capture these amazing creatures and turn them into living jewelry.

To Touch A Hummingbird (Episode #210H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 16, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

Martin and Chris realize that the Hummingbird might be the ultimate flier in the Creature world and ask Aviva to create a new power disc with its powers. The only problem - it's not easy to touch Hummingbird!

Road Runner (Episode #217H)

KQED 9: Fri, Sep 15, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

Koki wants to leave the Sonoran Desert to resupply the Tortuga, but Chris and Martin don't want to go until they track down a mysterious lizard. But they'll need the help - and powers - of their friend the Road Runner.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 15, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Koala Balloon (Episode #122)

PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 15, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

Martin and Chris must protect a young koala stranded in the Australian Outback, and help him get back to his Eucalyptus forest habitat. On their quest to return the adorable animal home, the brothers discover lots of interesting facts about how animals are specialized to their own environment, and with some tips from an intrepid desert dweller called the thorny devil, they must survive the desert crossing and bring the koala home.

Falcon City (Episode #121H)

PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 15, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

The Kratt brothers are itching to fly with the world's fastest animal, the Peregrine falcon, which can hit top speeds of 240 mph. But their efforts are side-tracked when the rest of the Wild Kratts team challenges them to find the falcon in the city instead of in the wild, and Chris' Creature Power Suit is accidentally activated with Pigeon Powers ! But then they discover that Zach is sending his Zachbots to clean off a building that has a peregrine falcon nests with chicks! Martin and Chris must activate their Peregrine falcons powers and harness the force of gravity to pull off a high flying creature rescue!

Koala Balloon (Episode #122)

PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Martin and Chris must protect a young koala stranded in the Australian Outback, and help him get back to his Eucalyptus forest habitat. On their quest to return the adorable animal home, the brothers discover lots of interesting facts about how animals are specialized to their own environment, and with some tips from an intrepid desert dweller called the thorny devil, they must survive the desert crossing and bring the koala home.

Falcon City (Episode #121H)

PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

The Kratt brothers are itching to fly with the world's fastest animal, the Peregrine falcon, which can hit top speeds of 240 mph. But their efforts are side-tracked when the rest of the Wild Kratts team challenges them to find the falcon in the city instead of in the wild, and Chris' Creature Power Suit is accidentally activated with Pigeon Powers ! But then they discover that Zach is sending his Zachbots to clean off a building that has a peregrine falcon nests with chicks! Martin and Chris must activate their Peregrine falcons powers and harness the force of gravity to pull off a high flying creature rescue!

Rocket Jaw: Rescuer of the Reef (Episode #218H)

KQED 9: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

While checking out how coral reefs are formed, the Wild Kratts discover that Zach and Donita have sent robotic Parrotfish to collect coral to make jewelry. Martin and Chris must use the power of the greatest hunters of the reef to stop this evil plot.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

The Blue and the Gray (Episode #120)

PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

Martin and Chris are absorbed in a hilarious competition to discover who is the best acorn planter, blue jays or gray squirrels, when a strange Creature Power Suit malfunction transforms Martin into an acorn and grows him into an Oak tree! Chris activates the squirrel powers of his Creature Power Suit, but gets waylaid by a bobcat and goshawk, and the Aviva, Koki, and Jimmy can't find them. It'll take some animal-loving Wild Kratts kids to get them out of this mess.

Kickin' It with the Roos (Episode #119H)

PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

When Chris and Martin meet up with a mob of Red kangaroos, they get their car keys stolen by a joey and have to figure out how to get them back from the tricky little guy. As they jump into the life of the roos to search for the missing keys, the brothers realize that animals live in different kinds of social groups and they have important behaviors that keep the group together and safe. But everybody wonders just how safe this search has become, when Chris and Martin get tangled up in a kickboxing match with the dominant male and caught in the middle of a dingo attack.

The Blue and the Gray (Episode #120)

PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Martin and Chris are absorbed in a hilarious competition to discover who is the best acorn planter, blue jays or gray squirrels, when a strange Creature Power Suit malfunction transforms Martin into an acorn and grows him into an Oak tree! Chris activates the squirrel powers of his Creature Power Suit, but gets waylaid by a bobcat and goshawk, and the Aviva, Koki, and Jimmy can't find them. It'll take some animal-loving Wild Kratts kids to get them out of this mess.

Kickin' It with the Roos (Episode #119H)

PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

When Chris and Martin meet up with a mob of Red kangaroos, they get their car keys stolen by a joey and have to figure out how to get them back from the tricky little guy. As they jump into the life of the roos to search for the missing keys, the brothers realize that animals live in different kinds of social groups and they have important behaviors that keep the group together and safe. But everybody wonders just how safe this search has become, when Chris and Martin get tangled up in a kickboxing match with the dominant male and caught in the middle of a dingo attack.

Aqua Frog (Episode #214H)

KQED 9: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

While the Wild Kratts explore the life cycle of the Bull Frog, they uncover a plot by Zach Varmitech to destroy the frogs' habitat. With the help of some Wild Kratts kids, the team moves quickly to stop Zach.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Let The Rhinos Roll! (Episode #118)

PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

The Wild Kratts team is on an important mission to unearth why Rhinos are mysteriously disappearing from the African Savannah. They soon discover that Zach Varmitech has been kidnapping them to create a new super Rhino Dozers so the creature adventurers devise a plan to rescue them - and it just might work! Along the way, they explore the nature of symbiotic relationships and learn that animals have different structures and behaviors that help them defend themselves. Rhinos use their size, sharp horn, mud bathing and their relationship with a small bird for defense.

Elephant in the Room (Episode #117)

PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

The brothers come across a lone baby elephant and bring him back to the Tortuga HQ for safety until they can find his mom. But they learn how mischievous baby elephants can be and get more than they bargained for when it almost destroys the Tortuga! As they rush to get the baby elephant home, the WildKratts team realizes that animals have different structures that serve various functions in growth and survival. And an elephant's trunk is like the multipurpose tool of "creature features" with hundreds of uses, including: showering, blasting water, grabbing, lifting, communicating, "hearing", pushing and pulling.

Let The Rhinos Roll! (Episode #118)

PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

The Wild Kratts team is on an important mission to unearth why Rhinos are mysteriously disappearing from the African Savannah. They soon discover that Zach Varmitech has been kidnapping them to create a new super Rhino Dozers so the creature adventurers devise a plan to rescue them - and it just might work! Along the way, they explore the nature of symbiotic relationships and learn that animals have different structures and behaviors that help them defend themselves. Rhinos use their size, sharp horn, mud bathing and their relationship with a small bird for defense.

Elephant in the Room (Episode #117)

PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

The brothers come across a lone baby elephant and bring him back to the Tortuga HQ for safety until they can find his mom. But they learn how mischievous baby elephants can be and get more than they bargained for when it almost destroys the Tortuga! As they rush to get the baby elephant home, the WildKratts team realizes that animals have different structures that serve various functions in growth and survival. And an elephant's trunk is like the multipurpose tool of "creature features" with hundreds of uses, including: showering, blasting water, grabbing, lifting, communicating, "hearing", pushing and pulling.

Sea Horse Rodeo (Episode #212H)

KQED 9: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

While exploring the world of the sea horse, Martin and Chris uncover a plot by Donita Donata to capture these amazing creatures and turn them into living jewelry.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Walk on the Wetside (Episode #116)

PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

When Chris and Martin locate an amazing water-walking Basilisk lizard in Costa Rica, they try to replicate its actions in order to learn how this rare lizard is able to walk on water. They discover that by using its wide feet, churning its legs to create water pockets and keeping up a certain speed, the Basilisk is able to run on water in order to escape from predators. And when Donita Donata begins capturing basilisks, Martin and Chris us their new water walking powers to rescue these rare lizards.

Octopus Wildkratticus (Episode #115H)

PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

When Martin accidentally knocks Aviva's creature power suits into a deep Arctic trench, the Martin and Chris dive down in search of them in Aviva's newly invented Octopod submarine. Science Concepts: An Octopus can use ink, jet propulsion, tentacle regeneration, and camouflage in order to escape or hide when in danger. Each feature has an important function for survival.

Walk on the Wetside (Episode #116)

PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

When Chris and Martin locate an amazing water-walking Basilisk lizard in Costa Rica, they try to replicate its actions in order to learn how this rare lizard is able to walk on water. They discover that by using its wide feet, churning its legs to create water pockets and keeping up a certain speed, the Basilisk is able to run on water in order to escape from predators. And when Donita Donata begins capturing basilisks, Martin and Chris us their new water walking powers to rescue these rare lizards.

Octopus Wildkratticus (Episode #115H)

PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

When Martin accidentally knocks Aviva's creature power suits into a deep Arctic trench, the Martin and Chris dive down in search of them in Aviva's newly invented Octopod submarine. Science Concepts: An Octopus can use ink, jet propulsion, tentacle regeneration, and camouflage in order to escape or hide when in danger. Each feature has an important function for survival.

To Touch A Hummingbird (Episode #210H)

KQED 9: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

Martin and Chris realize that the Hummingbird might be the ultimate flier in the Creature world and ask Aviva to create a new power disc with its powers. The only problem - it's not easy to touch Hummingbird!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Bad Hair Day (Episode #201H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 10, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

Chris and Martin try to help a lion named "He who breathes fire" get past obstacles and back to his pride, who are under siege from two intruder lions

Falcon City (Episode #121H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

The Kratt brothers are itching to fly with the world's fastest animal, the Peregrine falcon, which can hit top speeds of 240 mph. But their efforts are side-tracked when the rest of the Wild Kratts team challenges them to find the falcon in the city instead of in the wild, and Chris' Creature Power Suit is accidentally activated with Pigeon Powers ! But then they discover that Zach is sending his Zachbots to clean off a building that has a peregrine falcon nests with chicks! Martin and Chris must activate their Peregrine falcons powers and harness the force of gravity to pull off a high flying creature rescue!

Neck and Neck (Episode #206H)

KQED 9: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

As Chris and Martin search for the answer to why giraffes have long necks, a mischievous giraffe begins secretly taking Creature Power Suit parts and supplies from the Tortuga.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Tazzy Chris (Episode #114)

PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

When Martin and Chris assist the Tasmanian Wildlife Service in tagging endangered Tasmanian Devils, they discover that Zach Varmitech has been kidnapping them to create a ferocious new Zachbot. Science Concepts: A healthy ecosystem has both predators and scavengers. Scavengers are animals that eat mostly other dead animals.

Mystery of the Weird Looking Walrus (Episode #113)

PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Chris and Martin are on a mission to discover why walrus look so weird, but discover that Zach Varmitech has kidnapped a herd to mine precious pearls for Donita Donata's fashion line. The Wild Kratts team must use the walrus features against Zach to save the creatures and return them to their Arctic domain. Science Concepts: Suction.

Tazzy Chris (Episode #114)

PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

When Martin and Chris assist the Tasmanian Wildlife Service in tagging endangered Tasmanian Devils, they discover that Zach Varmitech has been kidnapping them to create a ferocious new Zachbot. Science Concepts: A healthy ecosystem has both predators and scavengers. Scavengers are animals that eat mostly other dead animals.

Mystery of the Weird Looking Walrus (Episode #113)

PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

Chris and Martin are on a mission to discover why walrus look so weird, but discover that Zach Varmitech has kidnapped a herd to mine precious pearls for Donita Donata's fashion line. The Wild Kratts team must use the walrus features against Zach to save the creatures and return them to their Arctic domain. Science Concepts: Suction.

Bugs Or Monkeys? (Episode #207H)

KQED 9: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

A miniaturized Martin wants to check out insects in the rainforest, but Chris wants to investigate the world of the Spider monkey. Chris wins when he puts "mini" Martin in his backpack and heads off through the treetops.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Fireflies (Episode #112H)

PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

It's time for the annual Wild Kratt Firefly picnic. Martin and Chris head off into the forest to find some fireflies to join in the fun, but fashion designer, Donita Donata, has been capturing all the fireflies to use in the making of a sparkly, one-of-a-kind dress. The Wild Kratts team has to save the firefly population! Science Concepts: Bioluminescence, Cold light.

Bass Class (Episode #111)

PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Martin and Chris are in the middle of a friendly competition to find Small-mouth and Large-mouth Bass when they meet Wild Kratts Kid, Gavin, who is fishing. Before they can join him, Zach Varmitech arrives and challenges them to a fishing contest. The Wild Kratts team must use their knowledge of bass biology to win the tournament fair and square. Science Concepts: Species differentiation.

Fireflies (Episode #112H)

PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

It's time for the annual Wild Kratt Firefly picnic. Martin and Chris head off into the forest to find some fireflies to join in the fun, but fashion designer, Donita Donata, has been capturing all the fireflies to use in the making of a sparkly, one-of-a-kind dress. The Wild Kratts team has to save the firefly population! Science Concepts: Bioluminescence, Cold light.

Bass Class (Episode #111)

PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

Martin and Chris are in the middle of a friendly competition to find Small-mouth and Large-mouth Bass when they meet Wild Kratts Kid, Gavin, who is fishing. Before they can join him, Zach Varmitech arrives and challenges them to a fishing contest. The Wild Kratts team must use their knowledge of bass biology to win the tournament fair and square. Science Concepts: Species differentiation.

Creature Power Challenge (Episode #203H)

KQED 9: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

After getting caught in the middle of a tussle between a grumpy rhino and an outraged elephant, Martin and Chris decide to have a contest to decide what's stronger - elephant or rhino powers.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Honey Seekers (Episode #110H)

PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

While on an adventure to discover the toughest animal in Africa, Martin and Chris uncover the amazing relationship between the Honey guide bird and Honey badger. A relationship that the Wild Kratt team uses to foil the evil plans of Chef Gourmand. Science Concepts: Symbiotic relationships.

Voyage of the Butterflier XT (Episode #109H)

PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Using Aviva's newly invented Butterflier XT, the miniaturized Kratt Brothers embark on the most incredible insect voyage in the world - the Monarch butterfly's 2,000 mile migration. Science Concepts: Life cycles.

Honey Seekers (Episode #110H)

PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

While on an adventure to discover the toughest animal in Africa, Martin and Chris uncover the amazing relationship between the Honey guide bird and Honey badger. A relationship that the Wild Kratt team uses to foil the evil plans of Chef Gourmand. Science Concepts: Symbiotic relationships.

Voyage of the Butterflier XT (Episode #109H)

PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

Using Aviva's newly invented Butterflier XT, the miniaturized Kratt Brothers embark on the most incredible insect voyage in the world - the Monarch butterfly's 2,000 mile migration. Science Concepts: Life cycles.

Bad Hair Day (Episode #201H)

KQED 9: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

Chris and Martin try to help a lion named "He who breathes fire" get past obstacles and back to his pride, who are under siege from two intruder lions

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Build It Beaver (Episode #108)

PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

The Wild Kratts team must lend a hand to help a beaver rebuild its damaged lodge and restore the ecosystem for all the creatures who live there. Science Concepts: Beavers make dams that block the flow of water down a stream. Through building dams, the beaver single-handedly transforms the landscape, creating homes for a variety of wildlife.

Polar Bears Don't Dance (Episode #107)

PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

While in the Arctic, Martin and Chris are on a mission to discover how animals move around in different environments. Their new knowledge comes in handy when they discover that Zach Varmitech has kidnapped a Walrus calf and a Polar bear cub. The Wild Kratts team must do what it takes to return the baby animals to their mothers. Science Concepts: Buoyancy, Traction.

Build It Beaver (Episode #108)

PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

The Wild Kratts team must lend a hand to help a beaver rebuild its damaged lodge and restore the ecosystem for all the creatures who live there. Science Concepts: Beavers make dams that block the flow of water down a stream. Through building dams, the beaver single-handedly transforms the landscape, creating homes for a variety of wildlife.

Polar Bears Don't Dance (Episode #107)

PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

While in the Arctic, Martin and Chris are on a mission to discover how animals move around in different environments. Their new knowledge comes in handy when they discover that Zach Varmitech has kidnapped a Walrus calf and a Polar bear cub. The Wild Kratts team must do what it takes to return the baby animals to their mothers. Science Concepts: Buoyancy, Traction.

Falcon City (Episode #121H)

KQED 9: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

The Kratt brothers are itching to fly with the world's fastest animal, the Peregrine falcon, which can hit top speeds of 240 mph. But their efforts are side-tracked when the rest of the Wild Kratts team challenges them to find the falcon in the city instead of in the wild, and Chris' Creature Power Suit is accidentally activated with Pigeon Powers ! But then they discover that Zach is sending his Zachbots to clean off a building that has a peregrine falcon nests with chicks! Martin and Chris must activate their Peregrine falcons powers and harness the force of gravity to pull off a high flying creature rescue!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Puffin Rescue (Episode #407H)

KQED 9: Sun, Sep 3, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

When a rogue wave crashes into the Tortuga, the Wild Kratts get separated. Jimmy and Aviva end up on rafts in the middle of the ocean. Koki is trapped on a sinking Tortuga. While Chris and Martin end up on two islands. Chris is alone on his island, but Martin isn't. He soon discovers a creature friend - a Puffin! Martin begins to devise a plan to use the powers of this little bird to get off the island and rescue his friends. Science Concept : Adaptation.

Octopus Wildkratticus (Episode #115H)

KQED 9: Sat, Sep 2, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

When Martin accidentally knocks Aviva's creature power suits into a deep Arctic trench, the Martin and Chris dive down in search of them in Aviva's newly invented Octopod submarine. Science Concepts: An Octopus can use ink, jet propulsion, tentacle regeneration, and camouflage in order to escape or hide when in danger. Each feature has an important function for survival.

Temple of the Tigers (Episode #502H)

KQED 9: Fri, Sep 1, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

After Aviva successfully sneaks up on and surprises the creature adventuring Kratt Brothers, they worry that they've somehow lost their signature 'creature sense'. Chris and Martin go off in search of the stealthiest, most powerful wildcat in the world - the tiger - on a quest to prove to themselves that they're still in tune with the creature world. Science Concept: Camouflage.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 1, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Platypus Cafe (Episode #106)

PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 1, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

While kayaking in Australia, Martin and Chris encounter one of the world's most unusual creatures, a platypus mother with her eggs. But unscrupulous endangered animal chef, Gourmand, plans on making the platypus eggs his next delicacy. The Wild Kratts team must use the special "sixth sense" of the platypus to save the eggs. Science Concept: Organisms use their senses to find out about their surroundings and themselves. Different senses give different information. Platypus have a special electromagnetic sense that detects objects, like food.

Mystery of the Squirmy Wormy (Episode #105H)

PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 1, 2017 -- 3:00 AM

Aviva miniaturizes Chris and Martin for an underground mission with earthworms, in search of the answer to the mystery "Why do worms come above ground when it rains?" But they have to hurry, as they soon discover that life as a worm is full of dangers at every turn. Science Concept: Wet objects can be changed by heating and cooling. If a worm is left in the hot sun, their skin will dry up and they will die. Worms need to stay wet and their environment helps keep them that way.

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