Solve Problems Using Math
Friday, December 11, 2020, 7:40pm
The members of "Odd Squad", an investigation agency run by kids, spend their days looking into weird, strange and especially odd mysteries. Alyssa Hidalgo ("Agent Orla"), Jayce Alexander ("Agent Omar") and Millie Davis ("The Big O") are here to tell us all about what it’s like to be a professional actor and their favorite things about working on the set of the PBS Kids show “Odd Squad.”
Learn to Draw with Cartoonist Raina Telgemeier
Friday, December 11, 2020, 7:10pm
Raina Telgemeier is a cartoonist and the author of multiple bestselling graphic novels for kids, including "Smile", "Guts" and "Sisters". She tells us all about writing stories based on your own life and how you can get started making cartoons.
Solve Mysteries And Tell Stories With Natasha Tarpley
Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 11:25am
Natasha Tarpley is an author. You might know her from her book, “I Love My Hair!,” about a little girl who learns to love her hair exactly the way it is. Natasha joined us on Explorer’s Club to talk about loving yourself, writing and more.
Dig For Dinosaur Fossils With Emily Graslie
Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 11:05am
On this edition of The Explorer’s Club, we tag along with Emily Graslie, host of the PBS show "Prehistoric Road Trip." We learn about the ancient history of places like South Dakota, Montana and Wyoming by discovering fossils, clams, dinosaur bones and more!
Solve Science Mysteries With 'Mystery Doug'
Friday, September 4, 2020, 6:30pm
The world is full of mysteries, and Doug Peltz knows it. In fact, he named himself "Mystery Doug" for just that reason. In his videos, he answers kids' questions about the mysteries of the world. On this episode, Doug does his best to solve the mysteries Wisconsin kids are wondering about.
Get Spooked With R.L. Stine
Friday, September 4, 2020, 6:00pm
We're telling scary stories on this episode of the "Explorer's Club." "Goosebumps" — heard of that? Author R.L. Stine, the king of children's horror and the man who brought us cursed coffins, evil cheerleaders and headless ghosts, joins "Explorer’s Club" to make our blood run cold.
Ologize With Alie Ward
Friday, September 4, 2020, 5:30pm
Did you know that when someone says ology, it means "the study of"? Alie Ward is a professional science nerd and has a podcast called " Ologies " where she talks to people who study everything under the sun. On this episode, she shares her favorite things to learn.
Walk Through Nature With Chris Kratt
Friday, September 4, 2020, 5:00pm
On this episode of "Explorer's Club," we're talking about animals. But not just cats and dogs ... think rats, chinchillas, lizards and turtles. We talk to three animal experts, including Chris Kratt of the PBS show " Wild Kratts ."
Listen To Music With Andrew & Polly
Friday, September 4, 2020, 4:00pm
Andrew Barkan and Polly Hall met in college and bonded over their love of music. Years later, they're married with children — and a band and a podcast. Their band? It’s called Andrew & Polly, of course. They have a podcast about all their favorite sounds, too, called "Ear Snacks." We learn all about music-making on this episode of the "Explorer's Club" ... with two very fun musicians.
Welcome To 'Explorer's Club'
Thursday, August 20, 2020, 6:00pm
Welcome to "Explorer's Club," a new podcast from Wisconsin Public Radio. Join host Kate Archer Kent as she meets interesting people who teach us how to play instruments, tell a scary story, answer questions about germs and introduce us to wild animals. Listen to the trailer and stay tuned for short episodes intended to educate and delight children ages five through 12.