sid the science kid
I Want to Be A Scientist!

In his backyard, Sid is intently observing squirrels and really wants to know why they make funny squeaking sounds. It makes him wonder what kind of scientist investigates animals? Fortunately for Sid, today his class is going on a field trip to the Science Center, where a special guest greets them-it's Gabriela's Mom, Dr. Rosalinda Cordova! She is a marine biologist, and tells the kids about her exciting job SCUBA diving with whales. Completely enthralled, Sid wants to know if scientists investigate other kinds of animals too? Dr. Cordova uses a video connection so we can meet a real wildlife biologist studying pandas at the San Diego Zoo! This leads the rest of the kids to ask about science fields they're interested in. We meet a robotics engineer working on a 20-foot tall robot at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, a chemist investigating stretchy ice cream in a kitchen lab, and a marine biologist at The Scripps Institute helping to keep the oceans healthy.

Episode Duration: 28 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 216

Future Broadcast times for "Sid The Science Kid": (show all)

Wed, Jan 20 8:00 A.M. Shadow Smile!     NHPBS KIDS
Thu, Jan 21 8:00 A.M. Enough with the Seashells     NHPBS KIDS
Fri, Jan 22 8:00 A.M. The Sticker Chart     NHPBS KIDS
Sat, Jan 23 8:00 A.M. The Whale Episode     NHPBS KIDS
Sun, Jan 24 8:00 A.M. Enough with the Seashells     NHPBS KIDS
Mon, Jan 25 8:00 A.M. My Mushy Banana     NHPBS KIDS
Tue, Jan 26 8:00 A.M. My Ice Pops     NHPBS KIDS
Wed, Jan 27 8:00 A.M. The Perfect Pancake     NHPBS KIDS
Thu, Jan 28 8:00 A.M. No More Changes     NHPBS KIDS
Fri, Jan 29 8:00 A.M. My Shrinking Shoes     NHPBS KIDS
Sat, Jan 30 8:00 A.M. My Mushy Banana     NHPBS KIDS
Sun, Jan 31 8:00 A.M. The Perfect Pancake     NHPBS KIDS
Mon, Feb 1 8:00 A.M. The Itchy Tag     NHPBS KIDS
Tue, Feb 2 8:00 A.M. Slide to the Side!     NHPBS KIDS
Wed, Feb 3 8:00 A.M. Where Did The Water Go?     NHPBS KIDS

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