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Wild Kratts Previous Broadcasts

Elephant in the Room (Episode #117H)

KQED 9: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 5:28 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Octopus Wildkratticus (Episode #115H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 4:00 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.

Race for the Hippo Disc (Episode #202)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

When Chris and Martin accidentally lose a Power Disc on the African savannah, the Wild Kratts goes into crisis mode to find the disc before it gets into the hands of Zach Varmitech.

Bad Hair Day (Episode #201H)

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

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:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Tazzy Chris (Episode #114H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 2:30 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Bass Class (Episode #111H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 5:30 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.

Race for the Hippo Disc (Episode #202)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 -- 5:28 PM

When Chris and Martin accidentally lose a Power Disc on the African savannah, the Wild Kratts goes into crisis mode to find the disc before it gets into the hands of Zach Varmitech.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Bad Hair Day (Episode #201H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 -- 4:00 PM

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:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Walk on the Wetside (Episode #116H)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 5:28 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Tazzy Chris (Episode #114H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 4:00 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Octopus Wildkratticus (Episode #115H)

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 26, 2012 -- 5:28 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 27, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 26, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 26, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 26, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Raptor Roundup (Episode #140H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 26, 2012 -- 4:00 PM

Martin and Chris challenge themselves to ID as many hawks, eagles, owls, falcons and vultures as they can. But the evil endangered species chef, Gaston Gourmand has his own plan for the raptors and has been capturing them all in his quest to find the tastiest bird wing. Will the Wild Kratts team succeed in rescuing the raptors before they become Gourmand's next gourmet delicacy? They'll have to use everything they know about classification and birds of prey - to round up the raptors and return them to where they belong - living free and in the wild!

Bad Hair Day (Episode #201H)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 5:28 PM

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:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 26, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 26, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 26, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Mystery of the Weird Looking Walrus (Episode #113H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 4:00 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.

Tazzy Chris (Episode #114H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 6:00 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Raptor Roundup (Episode #140H)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Martin and Chris challenge themselves to ID as many hawks, eagles, owls, falcons and vultures as they can. But the evil endangered species chef, Gaston Gourmand has his own plan for the raptors and has been capturing them all in his quest to find the tastiest bird wing. Will the Wild Kratts team succeed in rescuing the raptors before they become Gourmand's next gourmet delicacy? They'll have to use everything they know about classification and birds of prey - to round up the raptors and return them to where they belong - living free and in the wild!

Bass Class (Episode #111H)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 2:30 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Voyage of the Butterflier XT (Episode #109H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 10:00 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: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 2:30 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Build It Beaver (Episode #108H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 5:30 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.

Raptor Roundup (Episode #140H)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 21, 2012 -- 5:28 PM

Martin and Chris challenge themselves to ID as many hawks, eagles, owls, falcons and vultures as they can. But the evil endangered species chef, Gaston Gourmand has his own plan for the raptors and has been capturing them all in his quest to find the tastiest bird wing. Will the Wild Kratts team succeed in rescuing the raptors before they become Gourmand's next gourmet delicacy? They'll have to use everything they know about classification and birds of prey - to round up the raptors and return them to where they belong - living free and in the wild!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 21, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 21, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Dec 21, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Bass Class (Episode #111H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Dec 21, 2012 -- 4:00 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Mystery of the Weird Looking Walrus (Episode #113H)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 5:28 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 21, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 21, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 21, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Honey Seekers (Episode #110H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 4:00 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Googly-Eye: The Night Guru (Episode #139H)

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 19, 2012 -- 5:28 PM

The Kratt brothers secretly "borrow" Aviva's half finished night vision goggles to go in search of a mysterious nocturnal creature. But when the unstable goggles stop working, the brothers find themselves taken in by the nocturnal society of the tarsier. As they investigate, the Wild Kratts team discovers that nocturnal creatures only come out at night and learn that eyes help a creature see by collecting the light that comes from objects all around. But when the tarsier troop is in danger of losing one of their own, Chris and Martin must tap into their newfound understanding of nocturnal living and help the troubled tarsier family.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 20, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 19, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 19, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Birds of a Feather (Episode #138H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 19, 2012 -- 4:00 PM

When Aviva reveals that dancing is just not her thing, Chris and Martin set out in the New Guinea forest to inspire her to give dancing a try by uncovering some of the greatest dancers in the creature world - the Birds of Paradise. They soon find that the male birds use their showy bright feathers and extraordinary dances to display to potential female mates that they are healthy and strong. But when the gang gets caught up in Donita's plan to capture these fashionable birds for her latest clothing line, Aviva must put her dancing skills on the line to save them.

Bass Class (Episode #111H)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 5:28 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 19, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 19, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 19, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Voyage of the Butterflier XT (Episode #109H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 4:00 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.

Honey Seekers (Episode #110H)

KQED 9: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 5:28 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Stuck On Sharks (Episode #137H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 4:00 PM

Martin and Chris are on a mission to uncover the secret life of the mysterious Great White Shark. They use Aviva's incredible Remora Rocketsub to "stick with" a female shark and soon learn that the giant predator of the sea actually has lots of challenges to contend with and that she could help them discover something that no one has ever seen before - the birth of Great White shark pups. But when Gourmand sniffs around looking for ingredients for his Shark Fin Soup recipe, the Wild Kratts team must help rescue their new friend.

Birds of a Feather (Episode #138H)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

When Aviva reveals that dancing is just not her thing, Chris and Martin set out in the New Guinea forest to inspire her to give dancing a try by uncovering some of the greatest dancers in the creature world - the Birds of Paradise. They soon find that the male birds use their showy bright feathers and extraordinary dances to display to potential female mates that they are healthy and strong. But when the gang gets caught up in Donita's plan to capture these fashionable birds for her latest clothing line, Aviva must put her dancing skills on the line to save them.

Build It Beaver (Episode #108H)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 2:30 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Quillber's Birthday Present (Episode #135H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 10:00 AM

It's Aviva's birthday, and Chris and Martin decide to collect shed porcupine quills to make a beautiful necklace as a gift. As they tag along with an African Crested Porcupine, they discover that animals have different ways and even some highly specialized features to defend themselves from predators. For example, porcupine quills are modified hairs, designed by nature into a deadly defense. The Kratt brothers must use this amazing defense to protect the porcupines from Zach's latest animal collection scheme.

A Bat in the Brownies (Episode #136H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

When a little brown bat crashlands into a plate of Jimmy Z's famous brownies, Martin and Chris out set out to convince Aviva, Jimmy Z and Koki that bats are nothing to be afraid of. With bat activated Creature Power Suits, the bros follow join their new friend on a nocturnal fly about, and the entire crew must come to the rescue when the bat colony's roost is destroyed by a lightning bolt. In the end the Wild Kratts crew "goes batty," as they gain a new appreciation for bat ecology, predators and insects and echolocation, and learn to love bats.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Little Howler (Episode #134H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 5:30 AM

Chris and Martin are unpacking from an adventure and are surprised when a Wolf pup pops out of their bags. They have no idea where the little guy came from and must retrace their steps in order to return him back to his pack. They experience that wolves are a very social animal with a close pack structure and frequent visual and audio communication among individual members. With this knowledge and wolf-powered Creature Power Suits the bros are able to fend off a hungry cougar and finally return the pup to his wolf pack.

Birds of a Feather (Episode #138H)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 14, 2012 -- 5:28 PM

When Aviva reveals that dancing is just not her thing, Chris and Martin set out in the New Guinea forest to inspire her to give dancing a try by uncovering some of the greatest dancers in the creature world - the Birds of Paradise. They soon find that the male birds use their showy bright feathers and extraordinary dances to display to potential female mates that they are healthy and strong. But when the gang gets caught up in Donita's plan to capture these fashionable birds for her latest clothing line, Aviva must put her dancing skills on the line to save them.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 14, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 14, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Dec 14, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Build It Beaver (Episode #108H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Dec 14, 2012 -- 4:00 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Voyage of the Butterflier XT (Episode #109H)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 5:28 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 14, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 14, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 14, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

A Bat in the Brownies (Episode #136H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 4:00 PM

When a little brown bat crashlands into a plate of Jimmy Z's famous brownies, Martin and Chris out set out to convince Aviva, Jimmy Z and Koki that bats are nothing to be afraid of. With bat activated Creature Power Suits, the bros follow join their new friend on a nocturnal fly about, and the entire crew must come to the rescue when the bat colony's roost is destroyed by a lightning bolt. In the end the Wild Kratts crew "goes batty," as they gain a new appreciation for bat ecology, predators and insects and echolocation, and learn to love bats.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Stuck On Sharks (Episode #137H)

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 5:28 PM

Martin and Chris are on a mission to uncover the secret life of the mysterious Great White Shark. They use Aviva's incredible Remora Rocketsub to "stick with" a female shark and soon learn that the giant predator of the sea actually has lots of challenges to contend with and that she could help them discover something that no one has ever seen before - the birth of Great White shark pups. But when Gourmand sniffs around looking for ingredients for his Shark Fin Soup recipe, the Wild Kratts team must help rescue their new friend.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Polar Bears Don't Dance (Episode #107H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 4:00 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.

Build It Beaver (Episode #108H)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 5:28 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Quillber's Birthday Present (Episode #135H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 4:00 PM

It's Aviva's birthday, and Chris and Martin decide to collect shed porcupine quills to make a beautiful necklace as a gift. As they tag along with an African Crested Porcupine, they discover that animals have different ways and even some highly specialized features to defend themselves from predators. For example, porcupine quills are modified hairs, designed by nature into a deadly defense. The Kratt brothers must use this amazing defense to protect the porcupines from Zach's latest animal collection scheme.

A Bat in the Brownies (Episode #136H)

KQED 9: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 5:28 PM

When a little brown bat crashlands into a plate of Jimmy Z's famous brownies, Martin and Chris out set out to convince Aviva, Jimmy Z and Koki that bats are nothing to be afraid of. With bat activated Creature Power Suits, the bros follow join their new friend on a nocturnal fly about, and the entire crew must come to the rescue when the bat colony's roost is destroyed by a lightning bolt. In the end the Wild Kratts crew "goes batty," as they gain a new appreciation for bat ecology, predators and insects and echolocation, and learn to love bats.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Platypus Cafe (Episode #106H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 4:00 PM

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.

Polar Bears Don't Dance (Episode #107H)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 2:30 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.

Little Howler (Episode #134H)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Chris and Martin are unpacking from an adventure and are surprised when a Wolf pup pops out of their bags. They have no idea where the little guy came from and must retrace their steps in order to return him back to his pack. They experience that wolves are a very social animal with a close pack structure and frequent visual and audio communication among individual members. With this knowledge and wolf-powered Creature Power Suits the bros are able to fend off a hungry cougar and finally return the pup to his wolf pack.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

The Gecko Effect (Episode #133H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 10:00 AM

There's a mystery to be solved, as the Wild Kratts team wonders how a Gecko lizard climbs up smooth surfaces and can even climb upside down. The gang uses their Miniaturizer to shrink down and discover it's all about physics: all objects have electrical charges that attract one another and the gecko's marvelous toe pad structure charges so much that they can walk on surfaces as smooth as glass. But in the meantime Zach has stolen their Miniaturizer and now imprisons them in a glass terrarium. Martin and Chris activate the new Gecko Powers of their Creature Power Suits and must retrieve the Miniaturizer before Zach shrinks all the animals in the creature world.

Mystery of the Squirmy Wormy (Episode #105H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Aardvark Town (Episode #103H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 10:00 AM

When a young aardvark accidentally becomes a stowaway in Chris's backpack, the Wild Kratts team sets off on a "door to door" search to return him to his home burrow. Along the way, they discover the incredible (and valuable) service the aardvark provides to all the burrow-living creatures of Africa. Science Concept: Aardvarks manipulate earth materials and alter landscapes.

Masked Bandits (Episode #131H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 5:30 AM

As they prepare for a creature costume party, the Wild Kratts team begins to notice all sorts of strange things happening in the Tortuga HQ. Jimmy is sure there is a ghost or monster living with them, but the Kratt brothers are convinced it's some kind of creature. When the gang sets out to discover who is causing all the trouble, they discover that certain animals gravitate towards human habitation because it provides food and protection from predators.

Polar Bears Don't Dance (Episode #107H)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 7, 2012 -- 5:28 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 7, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 7, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Dec 7, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Little Howler (Episode #134H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Dec 7, 2012 -- 4:00 PM

Chris and Martin are unpacking from an adventure and are surprised when a Wolf pup pops out of their bags. They have no idea where the little guy came from and must retrace their steps in order to return him back to his pack. They experience that wolves are a very social animal with a close pack structure and frequent visual and audio communication among individual members. With this knowledge and wolf-powered Creature Power Suits the bros are able to fend off a hungry cougar and finally return the pup to his wolf pack.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Quillber's Birthday Present (Episode #135H)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 5:28 PM

It's Aviva's birthday, and Chris and Martin decide to collect shed porcupine quills to make a beautiful necklace as a gift. As they tag along with an African Crested Porcupine, they discover that animals have different ways and even some highly specialized features to defend themselves from predators. For example, porcupine quills are modified hairs, designed by nature into a deadly defense. The Kratt brothers must use this amazing defense to protect the porcupines from Zach's latest animal collection scheme.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 7, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 7, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 7, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Mystery of the Squirmy Wormy (Episode #105H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 4:00 PM

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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Platypus Cafe (Episode #106H)

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 -- 5:28 PM

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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 6, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Flight of the Draco (Episode #104H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 -- 4:00 PM

While on a mission to discover the secret of the Draco lizard's gliding abilities, Martin and Chris uncover an evil plot by fashion designer, Donita Donata. She has been capturing these amazing creatures with a plan to make them part of her new Fall collection. It's the Wild Kratts team to the rescue! Science Concept: Gliding, Gravity.

Little Howler (Episode #134H)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 5:28 PM

Chris and Martin are unpacking from an adventure and are surprised when a Wolf pup pops out of their bags. They have no idea where the little guy came from and must retrace their steps in order to return him back to his pack. They experience that wolves are a very social animal with a close pack structure and frequent visual and audio communication among individual members. With this knowledge and wolf-powered Creature Power Suits the bros are able to fend off a hungry cougar and finally return the pup to his wolf pack.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

The Gecko Effect (Episode #133H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 4:00 PM

There's a mystery to be solved, as the Wild Kratts team wonders how a Gecko lizard climbs up smooth surfaces and can even climb upside down. The gang uses their Miniaturizer to shrink down and discover it's all about physics: all objects have electrical charges that attract one another and the gecko's marvelous toe pad structure charges so much that they can walk on surfaces as smooth as glass. But in the meantime Zach has stolen their Miniaturizer and now imprisons them in a glass terrarium. Martin and Chris activate the new Gecko Powers of their Creature Power Suits and must retrieve the Miniaturizer before Zach shrinks all the animals in the creature world.

Mystery of the Squirmy Wormy (Episode #105H)

KQED 9: Mon, Dec 3, 2012 -- 5:28 PM

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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 3, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 3, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 3, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Aardvark Town (Episode #103H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 3, 2012 -- 4:00 PM

When a young aardvark accidentally becomes a stowaway in Chris's backpack, the Wild Kratts team sets off on a "door to door" search to return him to his home burrow. Along the way, they discover the incredible (and valuable) service the aardvark provides to all the burrow-living creatures of Africa. Science Concept: Aardvarks manipulate earth materials and alter landscapes.

Flight of the Draco (Episode #104H)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 3, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

While on a mission to discover the secret of the Draco lizard's gliding abilities, Martin and Chris uncover an evil plot by fashion designer, Donita Donata. She has been capturing these amazing creatures with a plan to make them part of her new Fall collection. It's the Wild Kratts team to the rescue! Science Concept: Gliding, Gravity.

Masked Bandits (Episode #131H)

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

As they prepare for a creature costume party, the Wild Kratts team begins to notice all sorts of strange things happening in the Tortuga HQ. Jimmy is sure there is a ghost or monster living with them, but the Kratt brothers are convinced it's some kind of creature. When the gang sets out to discover who is causing all the trouble, they discover that certain animals gravitate towards human habitation because it provides food and protection from predators.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 3, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 3, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 2, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 2, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Whale of a Squid (Episode #102H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 1, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Chris and Martin are taking Aviva's sub prototype out for a test drive when it gets sucked into a battle between a Sperm whale and Giant squid, spiraling down into the depths. The brothers want to follow, but their damaged sub can't take that kind of pressure. Aviva develops whale and squid Creature Power Suits, so the brothers can go where no sub has gone before. Science Concept: Pressure is force applied to an area.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 2, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 2, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 1, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 1, 2012 -- 7:00 PM

Stuck On Sharks (Episode #137H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 1, 2012 -- 5:30 AM

Martin and Chris are on a mission to uncover the secret life of the mysterious Great White Shark. They use Aviva's incredible Remora Rocketsub to "stick with" a female shark and soon learn that the giant predator of the sea actually has lots of challenges to contend with and that she could help them discover something that no one has ever seen before - the birth of Great White shark pups. But when Gourmand sniffs around looking for ingredients for his Shark Fin Soup recipe, the Wild Kratts team must help rescue their new friend.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 5:30 AM
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 13, 2012 -- 1:00 AM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 11:30 PM
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Dec 12, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Flight of the Draco (Episode #104H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 1, 2012 -- 1:00 AM

While on a mission to discover the secret of the Draco lizard's gliding abilities, Martin and Chris uncover an evil plot by fashion designer, Donita Donata. She has been capturing these amazing creatures with a plan to make them part of her new Fall collection. It's the Wild Kratts team to the rescue! Science Concept: Gliding, Gravity.

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