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Curious Crew

Website: http://video.wkar.org/show/curious-crew/
Next Airing: Sun, Jul 22nd, 2018 at 9:30 AM on UEN-TV

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Rob Stephenson and inquisitive kids take a hands-on approach to scientific exploration.

Episodes:

  • Torque

    Candle see-saws, balanced meter sticks, 'getting a grip' and more! The Curious Crew explores how the force of torque helps us turn and leverage things. STEM Challenge: Design a One-Handed Spoon Catapult. Curious About Careers: Robotics Engineer Sid Mosley.

    Next Airing: Sun, Jul 22nd, 2018 at 9:30 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 5/23/2018 to 5/22/2021
  • Sense of Hearing

    Echo location, tympanic membranes, radio teeth and more! The Curious Crew learns how our ears are designed to capture incoming sounds. STEM Challenge: Designing a pair of 'Ear Defenders.' Curious About Careers: Audiologist Dr. Brooke Tudor.

    Next Airing: Wed, Jul 25th, 2018 at 4:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 5/23/2018 to 5/22/2021
  • Chocolate Chemistry

    Sliding chocolate, curious cocoa, sweet textures and more! The Curious Crew learns how modern day chocolate chemistry has become one sweet science. STEM Challenge: Designing edible Chocolate Bowls. Curious About Careers: Health Educator Bethany Thayer.

    Next Airing: Wed, Aug 1st, 2018 at 4:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 5/23/2018 to 5/22/2021
  • Electrical Circuits

    Human conductivity, electrical resistance, series & parallel circuits and more! The Curious Crew learns how all circuits have three things: a power source, a conductor and a load. STEM Challenge: Designing an Electrical Switch. Curious About Careers: Electrical Engineer Shanelle Foster.

    Next Airing: Wed, Aug 8th, 2018 at 4:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 5/23/2018 to 5/22/2021
  • Matter

    Lava lamps, slo-motion balls, clouds in bottles and more! The Curious Crew discovers that solids, liquids and gasses take up space, has mass and are all made of matter. STEM Challenge: Making Sculpting Putty. Curious About Careers: Energy Troubleshooter Adel Pascaris.

    Next Airing: Wed, Aug 15th, 2018 at 4:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 5/23/2018 to 5/22/2021
  • Center of Gravity

    Quirky corks, leaning towers, defying gravity and more! The Curious Crew explores different centers of gravity. STEM Challenge: Making a balanced sculpture. Curious About Careers: Physical Therapist Jill Marlan.

    Next Airing: Wed, Aug 22nd, 2018 at 4:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 5/23/2018 to 5/22/2021
  • Pulleys

    Hoist a grown-up, a tug of war, compound pulleys and more! The Curious Crew hoists Dr. Rob off the ground as they explore how pulleys make physical work easier. STEM Challenge: Design a miniature crane. Curious About Careers: Equine Diagnostician Dr. Stephanie Valberg.

    Next Airing: Wed, Aug 29th, 2018 at 4:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 5/23/2018 to 5/22/2021
  • Kinetic Energy

    Stubborn cans, racing spools, yo-yos and more! The Curious Crew learns when something moves, it has kinetic energy. STEM Challenge: Designing a marble rollercoaster. Curious About Careers: Orthopedic Researcher LeeAnn Kaiser.

    Next Airing: Wed, Sep 5th, 2018 at 4:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 5/23/2018 to 5/22/2021
  • Central Nervous System

    Uncontrollable hands, knee-jerk reflex, reaction times and more! The Curious Crew explores how our body's system of nerves help us make quick decisions. STEM Challenge: Designing a sensory fidget toy. Curious About Careers: Kinesiologist Dr. Janet Hauck.

    Next Airing: Wed, Sep 12th, 2018 at 4:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 5/23/2018 to 5/22/2021
  • Basketball Science

    Lay-up angles, curvy bounce passes, delightful dribbling and more! The Curious Crew learns how simple scientific principals improve the game of basketball. STEM Challenge: Designing a mini-free throw machine. Curious About Careers (2): Ophthalmologist Dr. Sonia Rana and Computer Coder Hillary Lewandowski.

    Next Airing: Wed, Sep 19th, 2018 at 4:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 5/23/2018 to 5/22/2021
  • Electric Batteries

    Human batteries, electric lemon, potato possibilities and more! The Curious Crew learns that batteries are used to change chemical energy into electrical energy. STEM Challenge: Designing a better battery. Curious About Careers: Scientist Tonya Matthews and Nuclear physicist Artemis Spyrou.

    Length: 00:26:45
    Usage rights: 5/19/2017 to 5/18/2020
  • Inertia

    Spinning eggs and more! Explore how an object that is still or at rest will stay at rest, while an object in motion will keep moving unless another force acts on it. STEM Challenge: Making 'eggciting' safety restraints. Curious About Careers: Technology coordinator Michelle Massey and pediatrician Mona Hanna-Attisha.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 5/19/2017 to 5/18/2020

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