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Wild Kratts Previous Broadcasts

Little Howler (Episode #134H)

KQED 9: Wed, Oct 18, 2017 -- 7:30 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.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 18, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Flight of the Pollinators (Episode #132H)

KQED 9: Tue, Oct 17, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

When a miniaturized Chris gets covered with pollen and ends up sticking to a bee, he's off into the remarkable world of the pollinators. Martin, Aviva, and the rest of the creature explorers must find Chris in an adventure that uncovers the amazing delivery system of plants and their animal partners. They learn that plants use animals to help them make their seeds through a process called pollination.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 17, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Praying Mantis (Episode #323H)

KQED 9: Mon, Oct 16, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

Two Wild Kratts kids wake up to find the praying mantis cocoons they've been keeping in their room have hatched - they now have 200 babies! Sending out a Wild Kratts Alarm, the Tortuga rushes to help them, and return the baby mantises safely to the wild.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 16, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Hermit Crab Shell Exchange (Episode #301H)

KQED 9: Sun, Oct 15, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

Martin and Chris discover a hermit crab on the beach and soon the Wild Kratts team is exploring the amazing world of this shell changing creature.

Back In Creature Time - Tasmanian Tiger, Part 2 (Episode #326H)

KQED 9: Fri, Oct 13, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

After their encounter with the Dodo Bird, the Wild Kratts decide to try out Aviva's Time Trampoline again. This time to visit with the extinct Tasmanian Tiger. But their trip doesn't go as smoothly as they hoped. Not only do they run into the ancestors of Donita and Dabio - who are trying to get rid of all the Tasmanian tigers - but the Wild Kratts have to defeat Zach, who is hatching a plan to keep them trapped in the past forever!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 13, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Back In Creature Time - Go Dodo Go, Part 1 (Episode #325H)

KQED 9: Thu, Oct 12, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

The Wild Kratts crew lament the extinction of different animals in recent history and how they'll never ever be able to see them. Aviva decides that it's finally time to unveil her most secret invention yet - the Time Trampoline! Using the trampoline, the Wild Kratts jump back in time to meet the extinct Dodo Bird of Mauritius. But once there, they run into Gourmand's ancestor, who decides Dodos are definitely on the menu! It's Wild Kratts to the rescue!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 12, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Mosquito Dragon (Episode #304H)

KQED 9: Wed, Oct 11, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

When Koki and Jimmy get walloped by mosquitoes in the Cypress Swamp, Aviva, Martin, and Chris go on a fact-finding adventure to find out exactly why mosquitoes try to steal our blood in the first place!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 11, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Hermit Crab Shell Exchange (Episode #301H)

KQED 9: Tue, Oct 10, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

Martin and Chris discover a hermit crab on the beach and soon the Wild Kratts team is exploring the amazing world of this shell changing creature.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 10, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Prairie Who? (Episode #313H)

KQED 9: Mon, Oct 9, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

A twister surprises the Tortuga in flight - and all the gang abandons ship and gets separated out on the prairie. While searching for each other, the Wild Kratts Team discovers the amazing species that inhabit the Prairie.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 9, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Mystery on the Prairie (Episode #314H)

KQED 9: Sun, Oct 8, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

When Martin and Chris find an unusual thorn bush with "spiked" grasshoppers and beetles, they set out to solve a new creature mystery.

Crocogator Contest (Episode #311H)

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

A pop Creature Quiz challenge question, about what the differences are between a crocodile and an alligator, turns into a full-blown Crocogator contest to find out why these two very similar creatures are different at all.

Aye Aye (Episode #318H)

KQED 9: Fri, Oct 6, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

When the Wild Kratts team embarks on a pirate adventure in the Indian Ocean, they discover a very strange, other-worldly castaway.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 6, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Fossa Palooza (Episode #316H)

KQED 9: Thu, Oct 5, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

Chris, bummed that the gang must leave Madagascar without ever having seen amazing fossa, accidentally falls out the hatch of the Tortuga in mid-flight and lands deep in an island forest - amongst a group of the very creatures he longed to find!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 5, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Golden Bamboo Lemur (Episode #321H)

KQED 9: Wed, Oct 4, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

While in Madagascar, the Wild Kratts learn from Wild Kratts Kid, Patricia Ranomafana, that a Golden Bamboo lemur baby has been born. The Team decides to stay a bit longer to learn about this rare lemur.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 4, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Mystery on the Prairie (Episode #314H)

KQED 9: Tue, Oct 3, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

When Martin and Chris find an unusual thorn bush with "spiked" grasshoppers and beetles, they set out to solve a new creature mystery.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Oct 3, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Crocogator Contest (Episode #311H)

KQED 9: Mon, Oct 2, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

A pop Creature Quiz challenge question, about what the differences are between a crocodile and an alligator, turns into a full-blown Crocogator contest to find out why these two very similar creatures are different at all.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 2, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Seasquatch (Episode #129H)

KQED 9: Sun, Oct 1, 2017 -- 7:30 AM

The Kratt brothers' sub loses power while they are exploring the strange landscape of the ocean depths and they are trapped on the ocean floor of the deep sea. Aviva must figure out how to harness the energy from the deep sea's hydrothermal vents in order to save the brothers and return them to the surface. The Wild Kratts team learns all about the amazing process of chemosynthesis and how deep sea creatures transform toxic chemicals into energy. With a little help from the Yeti crab Martin and Chris are able to capture the this energy and use it to restart the amphi-sub and return to the surface.

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