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Sea Otter Swim (#414H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

When the Wild Kratts take time out for a swim, Jimmy reveals that he's not that strong a swimmer. To help, Martin and Chris take him to his own personal swimming tutor - a Sea otter named Coach! Science Concept: How Objects Behave In Water.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 22, 2017 -- 3:00am

Red Panda Rescue (#415H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Chris finds a little lost Red panda, but before she can be reunited with her mother, Zach steals her as a Birthday present for Donita Donata. It's Wild Kratts to the rescue! Science Concept: Taxonomy - Red pandas are a unique species placed in their own unique family.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 22, 2017 -- 3:30am

Voyage of the Butterflier XT (#109H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 22, 2017 -- 7:30am
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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Spirit Bear (#416H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

When the Wild Kratts head out looking for Black bears, Aviva keeps seeing a fleeting glimpse of what she thinks is a ghostly white bear. The gang soon realizes that they have stumbled across the rare Spirit Bear of the Northern Pacific. But celebration turns to dismay when they encounter new villain, Ms. Paisley Paver, CEO of Pave Nature Incorporated, and discover her plans to turn the island into a Mega Storage facility. Science Concept: Generic differences.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 22, 2017 -- 7:00pm
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 23, 2017 -- 3:00am

Box Turtled In! (#418H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

When the Wild Kratts Tortuga is accidentally miniaturized and carried off by a coyote, the mothership's shell defense is finally put to the test. The gang embarks on a box turtle-style mission to get back to the Miniaturizer and restore the Tortuga back to normal size. Science Concept: Defense.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 22, 2017 -- 7:30pm
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 23, 2017 -- 3:30am

Honey Seekers (#110H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 23, 2017 -- 7:30am
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Animals Who Live to Be 100 Years Old (#419) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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! Science Concept: Extinction - different types of animals can go extinct and disappear from the planet in a number of ways - habitat loss, overhunting, etc. Once an animal goes extinct, it is lost forever.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 23, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Archerfish School (#420H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

When the Kratt Bros meet a school of Archerfish, they are taught the secret of "water droplet" archery from an Archerfish named Arrow. Soon, they are using this newly learned skill to infiltrate Donita Donata's yacht and rescue the baby animals she has ben capturing for her newest high-end fashion line. Science Concept: Physics of Motion.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 23, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Snowy Owl Invasion (#403H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Martin and Chris are hanging out in China with their Giant panda friend Stuffo, when they receive reports of Snowy owls showing up all over North America. Since these raptors live in the Arctic, it's up to the Wild Kratts to solve the Mystery of the Snowy Owl Invasion! Science Concept : Territoriality, population cycles, migration.

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 24, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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This Orca Likes Sharks (#421H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

The Kratt Bros discover a message in a bottle telling them about an old wily orca who only eats large sharks. They find this hard to believe, so with the help of Aviva's Dolphin Decoder, modified to speak Orca, the Wild Kratts go in search of the orca who likes sharks! Science Concept : Predator/Prey relationship.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 24, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Baby Tooth & Kid Musky (#422) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

When the Wild Kratts begin to talk about predator and prey, the Kratt Bros decide to split up to investigate the lives of being a predator and a prey. But when they each befriend a young member of their respective groups and the groups collide, the gang must struggle to figure out how they react in a true battle for survival . Science Concept: Predator/Prey relationship.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 24, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Pangolin Rescue (#404H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

After discovering a pangolin and its amazingly unique keratin scales, the Wild Kratts receive an alert from two Wild Kratt kids in China. The pangolins in their forest are in trouble! The gang responds, uncovering Chef Gourmand Gaston's latest plan to make Smoothies using pangolin scales. The Wild Kratts must tap into the real power of the pangolin's scales - as an incredible defense - to rescue this little-known creature. Science Concept: Specialization for Defence.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 25, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Octopus Wildkratticus (#115H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Aug 28, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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The Colors of China (#417H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

While hanging out with Golden pheasants in China, Martin and Chris wonder how important color is for creatures. But when Donita Donata begins to steal animals and remove their color, they soon discover just how critical it is for survival. It's a race to stop Donita and get color back into the creature world! Science Concept : Colors and patterns in social lives of animals.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 28, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 29, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Mystery of the North Pole Penguins? (#501H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

The Wild Kratts are hanging out with Emperor penguins at the South Pole and wondering why penguins don't live at the North Pole. All of a sudden, Koki gets a report from Wild Kratt Kid, Nua, that there are penguins stranded in the Arctic. What? They're not supposed to be there! The Wild Kratts spring into action to investigate this mystery and get the "lost" penguins back to their natural home. Science Concept : Geographical distribution of species.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 28, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 20, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Puffin Rescue (#407H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 29, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Temple of the Tigers (#502H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 29, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 1, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Mom of a Croc (#101) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

Chris and Martin are determined to prove to Aviva that there's more to crocodiles than their reputation as scary brutes. They use an egg disguise, created by Aviva, to infiltrate a crocodile nest for an insider's look at the challenging journey of the infant crocs and their mom. Science Concept: Heat can be produced in many ways, and can move from one object to another by a process called conduction.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 29, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Stars of the Tides (#408H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Aviva comes up with a creature power challenge for the Kratt brothers when she gets tired of their arguing over a shell they find - a race to survive one of the harshest habitats on earth,the rocky intertidal.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 30, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Aardvark Town (#103) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 30, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Flight of the Draco (#104) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 30, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Kickin' It with the Roos (#119H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 31, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Mystery of the Squirmy Wormy (#105H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 31, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 1, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Platypus Cafe (#106) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 31, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Falcon City (#121H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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!

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Polar Bears Don't Dance (#107) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Build It Beaver (#108) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Bad Hair Day (#201H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Creature Power Challenge (#203H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Bass Class (#111) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Fireflies (#112H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Bugs Or Monkeys? (#207H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Mystery of the Weird Looking Walrus (#113) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Tazzy Chris (#114) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Neck and Neck (#206H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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To Touch A Hummingbird (#210H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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!

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 16, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Walk on the Wetside (#116) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Sea Horse Rodeo (#212H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Elephant in the Room (#117) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Let The Rhinos Roll! (#118) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Aqua Frog (#214H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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The Blue and the Gray (#120) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Rocket Jaw: Rescuer of the Reef (#218H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Koala Balloon (#122) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Road Runner (#217H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 15, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Rattlesnake Crystal (#221H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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!

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 23, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Cheetah Racer (#123) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Kerhonk (#124) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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Skunked! (#222H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

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.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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Mimic (#125) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

While exploring why some animals mimic the looks of others, Martin and Chris encounter a cheetah cub and its mom. But before they know it, evil fashion designer, Donita Donata, 'cat-naps' the startled mom right in front of their eyes. The Wild Kratts team springs into action on a rescue mission before Donita adds the momma cheetah to her new fall line. Martin discovers that the cheetah cub has unexpected powers of mimicry, and it's ability to mimic the ferocious honey badger - is the key to foiling Donita and protecting the cheetah.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Caracal-Minton (#126) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

The Wild Kratts crew is are playing badminton on the African savannah when a high jumping wildcat called a caracal steals the birdie. And this is no ordinary birdie - it is Aviva's precious family heirloom. As they rush to get back the treasure from an elusive, leaping Caracal cat, they learn how the caracal's musculature is specifically designed stalking and leaping- a perfect example of the concept of "form for function." Inspired by this Aviva perfects the caracal power for the Creature Power Suit and leaps off to retrieve Aviva's special birdie and rescue some caracal kittens who get into trouble along the way.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 20, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me

Zig-Zagged (#127) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

Chris and Martin get caught in the middle of a Zebra stampede, and when the dust clears, a lone baby Zebra is left behind. The Wild Kratts must find the young zebra's herd and return him to his mom. Along the way, they learn the secrets of patterns in the creature world and how the zebra's stripes are critical to a special defense called "confusion camouflage."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 20, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Mon, Sep 25, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Sat, Sep 30, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

A Huge Orange Problem (#128) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

While Chris and Martin are off searching for the endangered Orangutan in the deep forests of Borneo, back at the Tortuga HQ Aviva, Koki and Jimmy get carried away swinging on vines and their muscles so get incredibly sore that they can't do anything. The bros attempt to rush back with the first aid kit but a huge orangutan keeps tossing them back into the forest. Here they learn that orangutans use a special leaf and chew it into a lotion to ease muscle soreness, and return with this orangutan medicine to help their friends. But Zach has sent his Zachbots to fell the trees of the orangutan forest, and Martin and Chris activate the orangutan powers of the Creature Power Suit to rid the forest of saw-armed Zachbots, and save the orangutans rainforest home.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 20, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me

Seasquatch (#129) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 22, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Masked Bandits (#131) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 22, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me

Flight of the Pollinators (#132) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 25, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

The Gecko Effect (#133) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Sep 25, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me

The Food Chain Game (#130) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

Aviva wants to build a food web for the African savannah, so she devises a game and Martin and Chris accept her challenge! They will each start as a blade of grass and climb to the top of the food web in a game of "Power Suit Creature Tag." As they play, the brothers boost their knowledge of the complex relationships between predators and prey as well as the differences between herbivores and carnivores.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Quillber's Birthday Present (#135) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me

Under Frozen Pond (#305H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

The Wild Kratts and Wild Kratts kids go on an underwater adventure to discover how pond animals survive in the winter.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Little Howler (#134) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Stuck On Sharks (#137) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me

Osprey (#307H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Jimmy accidentally drops the keys to the Tortuga into the ocean. Chris, Martin and Aviva on are a race to develop osprey creature powers to find the keys before they disappear forever!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Birds of a Feather (#138) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 29, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Googly-Eye: The Night Guru (#139) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Sep 29, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me

Bandito: The Black Footed Ferret (#309H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Martin impulsively tries out Aviva's new Stone Digger before it is finished and flies out of control and crash lands into a hidden prairie where he is stranded, but encounters a lost colony of black footed ferrets.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 29, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
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    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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