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Deer Buckaroo (#604H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

The Wild Kratts team searches for a fawn - Buckaroo - they helped a few years ago to find out how he's doing now. In the process, they learn about deer society and the vital purpose of antlers.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jul 23, 2019 -- 2:30am
  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 24, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Hercules - The Giant Beetle (#516) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

While on a mission to investigate the exoskeletons of the Atlas and Hercules beetles, the Hercules beetle accidentally gets enlarged. Now the Wild Kratts are faced with a new mission. How to find a way to shrink the giant beetle before it demolishes everything in its path! Science Concept: Exoskeletons and their functionality.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jul 23, 2019 -- 3:00am
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 25, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

City Hoppers! (#510) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

While Aviva and Koki help two Wild Kratt kids make a catapult, Chris and Martin explore the world of grasshoppers. They soon realize that these mighty jumpers were really the first catapulters and the Kratt Brothers set off on a creature adventure to learn everything they can about the grasshopper's amazing jumping powers. Science Concept: How levers and catapults work.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 23, 2019 -- 8:00am

Eel-Lectric! (#412) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

When the Tortuga crashes somewhere in the middle of the Amazon rainforest, the electrical system of the ship is destroyed. Grounded and exposed to the elements and predators - like jaguars and crocodiles - the Wild Kratts must come up with a plan to restore the electrical systems before the creatures of the Amazon completely take over the Tortuga! Science Concept: Electricity.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jul 23, 2019 -- 11:00am
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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jul 24, 2019 -- 2:30am
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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, Jul 23, 2019 -- 7:00pm
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jul 24, 2019 -- 3:00am

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: Wed, Jul 24, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
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Archerfish School (#420) Duration: 28:55 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, Jul 24, 2019 -- 7:00pm 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: Thu, Jul 25, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
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The Erminator (#515) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

While on a mission to explore the creature powers of the chickadee - and to discover why such a little bird can make it through the toughest winters - Martin and Chris get separated. While Chris makes it back to the Tortuga with his chickadee findings, Martin encounters an ermine. With the help of this little weasel, Martin also learns what it takes to survive in this harsh environment. Science Concept: Animals use different strategies to survive in harsh environments.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jul 25, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Choose Your Swordfish (#512) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

Aviva challenges Martin and Chris to a fencing duel and tells them to choose their swords. The Bros can't decide, so she tells them if they pick their favorite billfish - swordfish, marlin or sailfish - she'll make them a Creature Power Suit. So they head out on a mission to explore the mysterious world of billfish. Science Concept: Hydrodynamics - the physics of motion and action of fluids.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Jul 26, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me
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The Mystery of the Two Horned Narwhal (#413) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

During an argument over what is better - horns or antlers - Martin and Chris decide to go on an adventure with the horned Narwhal of the Arctic. But once they get there, they soon discover sometimes a horn isn't a horn and soon are unraveling the mystery of this amazing creature. Science Concept : Differences between horns, antlers and tusks. Rare growth patterns.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jul 26, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Blue Heron (#511) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

The Tortuga is travelling down a dirt road when Martin spots something blue in the sky. It's a Blue heron! One of the largest birds in North America and the largest heron. Even though the bird is blue - and not green as Chris was hoping - Chris realizes that it doesn't matter. It's not the color of the creature, but the power within. And soon the Wild Kratts are off to discover the Blue heron's amazing abilities. Science Concept: Body form shaped by hunting strategy.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Jul 29, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Box Turtled In! (#418) Duration: 28:55 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: Mon, Jul 29, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jul 30, 2019 -- 2:30am 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."

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jul 29, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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The Fourth Bald Eagle (#514) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

The Kratt brothers set out to experience the life of the Bald eagle. Beginning as unhatched eggs in a nest, Martin and Chris grow with their eaglet sister, but when one of their siblings mysteriously disappears, the gang must also solve the mystery of what happened to the Fourth Bald eagle. Science Concept: The feather - its structure and function.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 30, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

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.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jul 30, 2019 -- 11:00am 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: Tue, Jul 30, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Road Runner (#217) Duration: 28:55 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: Wed, Jul 31, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me
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The Colors of China (#417) Duration: 28:55 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: Wed, Jul 31, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
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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.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jul 31, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Attack of the Tree Eating Aliens (#220H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

The Wild Kratts get an urgent call from a group of North American Wild Kratts kids telling them almost all of the trees in the forest are dying. It's a race against time to solve the mystery and help the forest and the creatures who live there.

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 1, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 27, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
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This Orca Likes Sharks (#421) Duration: 28:55 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 1, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
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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: Thu, Aug 1, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 28, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Snow Runners (#219H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

On their way to return some Hispid hares to Asia, the Wild Kratts accidentally lose them in a wintery North American forest. Martin and Chris must use the amazing winter adaptations and strategies of the Snowshoe hare and lynx to locate the hares before it's too late.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 2, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me
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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 21, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Animals Who Live to Be 100 Years Old (#419) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

Martin is hanging out with his pet Fruit fly Juice, when Juice suddenly dies. Even though Juice was young, he was pretty old for a Fruit fly. Jimmy wants to know if any animals can live to be over 100 years old. Soon the Wild Kratts are on a mission to discover the oldest creatures on earth! Science: Aging : Life cycles.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 2, 2019 -- 11:00am 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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  • KQED 9: Mon, Aug 5, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Pangolin Rescue (#404) Duration: 28:55 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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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 5, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
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Skunked! (#222) Duration: 28:55 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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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 5, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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The Desert Elves (#224) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

When Koki and Jimmy get stranded in the desert, Aviva and the Kratt Brothers must rely on the eyes and ears of the Elf owl to help find their friends in the harsh habitat.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 6, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Rainforest Stew (#211) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

When Chris and Martin go in search of an obscure rainforest creature to add to their Life Lists, the Wild Kratts becomes embroiled in the complex relationships of a tropical rainforest.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 6, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
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Journey to the Subnivean Zone (#226) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

A miniaturized Chris and Martin get lost in a snowy field and uncover the secret underground world of the meadow vole.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 6, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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The Dhole Duplicator (#503H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

While visiting India, Martin and Chris go off on a creature adventure to explore the world of the Dhole - aka "The Red Dog". With the help of Wild Kratt Kid Mala, they manage to find this elusive and endangered creature and working together with the pack, the Kratt Bros are able to defeat one very hungry tiger! Science Concept: Social groups and hunting strategy.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 7, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

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 7, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Ground Hog Wake Up Call (#225H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Aviva tries to prove that groundhogs have amazing creature powers, but instead falls into a deep sleep, leaving the Kratt bros to discover all about hibernation.

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 8, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me
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Panda Power Up! (#402) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

While checking out the endangered Giant panda, the Wild Kratts gets stranded in the bamboo forests of China without power to any of their vehicles or equipment. They must figure out how to 'power up' in time to help save the pandas, who are being turned into roboticized stuffed toys by the nefarious villain, Zach Varmitech. An 'ancient panda secret' just might lead to the creature power that will restart their engines and save the pandas. Science Concept: Alternative energy.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 8, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
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Gila Monsters Under My House (#223) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

The Wild Kratts receive a call from Xavier, a Wild Kratt kid who lives in the Sororan Desert. A Gila monster has crawled under his house and he's scared! Martin and Chris go to check it out and Xavier soon learns about the amazing life of this creature.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 8, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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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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  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 9, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Tortuga Tune Up (#215) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

Aviva loves the Tortuga design, but feels there's something missing. Martin and Chris realize it can't really swim, so they decide to get some bio inspiration for this feature by exploring the world of the sea turtles.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 9, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Golden Snub Nosed Monkey Man (#410) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

The Wild Kratts go on an expedition into the Chinese mountains to find the amazing Snub nosed monkeys, a species of cold-adapted monkeys living in the snowy highlands. But when Martin becomes separated in an avalanche and his power suit malfunctions, it's a race against time for the Wild Kratts to find Martin, the Giant Snub-nosed Monkey Man! Science Concept: Animals need special adaptations to deal with cold mountain habitats.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 12, 2019 -- 11:00am 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, Aug 12, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Fire Salamander (#505H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

While exploring the Black Forest in Germany, Chris and Martin are amazed to discover a black and yellow salamander crawling out of the fire! They don't understand how this is possible, since salamanders need water - not fire - to live. It's a mystery that the Kratt Brothers are determined to solve and unravel the secret of the Fire Salamander. Science Concept: Salamander life cycle.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 13, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Octopus Wildkratticus (#115) Duration: 28:55 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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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 13, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Walk on the Wetside (#116H) Duration: 28:46 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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  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 14, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Sea Horse Rodeo (#212) Duration: 28:55 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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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 14, 2019 -- 11:00am 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, Aug 14, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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The Cobra King (#504H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

While searching for Martin's lost Creaturepod, the Kratt brothers encounter a Spectacled cobra. In a wild adventure to recover their prized gadget, the bros learn about the dual creature powers of the cobras - venom and a hooded defense. But when they encounter a King cobra, their newfound cobra powers are put to the ultimate test. Science Concept: Venom in nature. How it works and why animals have it.

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 15, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Liturgusa Krattorum (#401) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

The Kratt Bros. are hanging out with Shadow, the Black jaguar cub, when they receive news that a scientist has just named a newly discovered praying mantis species after them - Liturgusa krattorum. It's time to celebrate. But Zach Varmitech, Donita Donata and Chef Gaston Gourmand are not happy. They feel the species should have been named after them. So they hatch a plan to capture all the Liturgusa krattorum. It's now up to the Wild Kratts to rescue their namesake and return them safely to their jungle home. Science Concept : Taxonomy and classification.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 15, 2019 -- 11:00am 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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Let The Rhinos Roll! (#118H) Duration: 28:46 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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  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 16, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Rocket Jaw: Rescuer of the Reef (#218) Duration: 28:55 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 16, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Mystery of the Flamingo's Pink (#602H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

When Aviva makes a Flamingo Creature Power Suit, the color doesn't work. The suits are completely white, and the gang can't figure out why. All of the DNA is correct. There's nothing wrong. So where does the flamingo's pink come from? The gang is on a quest to solve the Mystery of the Flamingo's Pink.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Aug 19, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Speaking Dolphinese (#213) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

The Wild Kratts are on a mission to decode the secret language of one of the smartest creatures on Earth - Dolphins!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 19, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 19, 2019 -- 6:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 20, 2019 -- 2:30am 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 19, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 20, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me

The Blue and the Gray (#120H) Duration: 28:46 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 20, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Snowy Owl Invasion (#403) Duration: 28:55 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 20, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 20, 2019 -- 6:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 21, 2019 -- 2:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 28, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 28, 2019 -- 6:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 29, 2019 -- 2:30am Remind me

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 20, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 21, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me

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!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 22, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Blowfish Blowout (#216) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

When the miniaturized Kratt Brothers get swept up and lost in a current of plankton, they become part of a crowd of fish larva all headed to the most populated and diverse habitat on Earth - the coral reef.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 22, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 22, 2019 -- 6:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 23, 2019 -- 2:30am Remind me

Rattlesnake Crystal (#221) Duration: 28:55 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!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 22, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 23, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me

Spots in the Desert (#603H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

Chris is in the middle of organizing his creature power discs when they get a call from Wild Kratts kid Manuel, who lives in the Sonoran Desert. He says he has spotted an ocelot in his backyard. An ocelot in the desert? That's so rare, since these wild cats usually live in rainforests. Their Creature Mission - to "spot" an ocelot in the desert.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 23, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Mystery of the Squirmy Wormy (#105) Duration: 28:55 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 23, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 23, 2019 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Sloth Bear Suction (#509H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

While in India, the Wild Kratts try to figure out if a Sloth bear is a bear or a sloth? They soon discover some unique creature powers of this animal, including special features that enable it to harness the power of suction to acquire food. Science Concept: Physics - suction.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Aug 26, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Aqua Frog (#214) Duration: 28:55 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 26, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 26, 2019 -- 6:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 27, 2019 -- 2:30am Remind me

Stars of the Tides (#408) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

When Martin and Chris argue about who gets to keep a prized creature souvenir, Aviva unveils a new Creature Power Challenge that should settle things. This time, Martin and Chris must make it through the day in one of the harshest habitats on Earth, the rocky intertidal. The Kratt Bros. must use the creature powers of the intertidal to outlast each other and win the prize. Science Concept: Adaptation. Life usually finds a way to survive in even the harshest of environments.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Mon, Aug 26, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 27, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me

Cheeks The Hamster (#506H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

While doing an overhaul of the Creature Power Suits over Germany, Aviva loses the all-important MicroXT Power Chips that power the suits. The gang must try to find the lost chips, spread out somewhere across a huge field.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 27, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Honey Seekers (#110) Duration: 28:55 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Tue, Aug 27, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 28, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me

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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Wed, Aug 28, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 29, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me

Wild Ponies (#507H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

While creature adventuring on the sand dunes, Martin and Chris discover a band of Wild Ponies. An excited Aviva and Koki rush over to meet their "favorite creature", but before they can get acquainted, a rogue wave hits the shore, separating a young foal from his mother. It's up to Martin and Chris to rescue the foal and reunite him with his mother. Science Concept: Social organization.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 29, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Fireflies (#112) Duration: 28:55 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 29, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 29, 2019 -- 6:30pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 30, 2019 -- 2:30am Remind me

Voyage of the Butterflier XT (#109) Duration: 28:55 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.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Thu, Aug 29, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 30, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me

Elephant Brains! (#508H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY

The Wild Kratts are on a mission to figure out the differences between African and Asian elephants. They soon discover that despite their differences, all elephants have lots in common. Like feelings, emotions and real intelligence. Science Concept: Elephants have feelings, emotions and real intelligence.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 30, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

The Last Largest Lobster (#409) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY

The Wild Kratts are having a picnic when a seagull steals one of their creature power discs and drops it into the ocean. The Kratt Bros dive in to retrieve the disc and encounter an enormous lobster. Could this be the "Last Largest Lobster"? Martin and Chris begin to follow him to investigate the life of a lobster. But there's someone else on the lobster's trail. It's Chef Gourmand Gaston, who plans to catch him and "cook him up". It's up to Martin and Chris to stop Gourmand and save "the last largest lobster". Science Concept: Life cycle.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • PBS Kids: Fri, Aug 30, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

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KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

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KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.