On The Spot
19:39

On The Spot: Science, People, Animals

Season 1 Episode 16 Discovery Kids December 12, 2014

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From naked mole rats to the animals of 1492, the real reason it's called America to Civil War surgeries, and Charles Lindbergh to Jackie Robinson.

From naked mole rats to the animals of 1492, the real reason it's called America to Civil War surgeries, and Charles Lindbergh to Jackie Robinson.

On The Spot
19:50

On The Spot: Technology, Travel, Music

Season 1 Episode 17 Discovery Kids December 15, 2014

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From the first photograph to the creation of the Internet, the wonders of the world to death by lightning, and platinum albums to 5 year-old composers.

From the first photograph to the creation of the Internet, the wonders of the world to death by lightning, and platinum albums to 5 year-old composers.

On The Spot
19:49

On The Spot: Geography, Culture, History

Season 1 Episode 18 Discovery Kids December 16, 2014

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From the first Academy Awards to the eastern-most state, pirates to the discovery of Antarctica, and unfurnished German apartments to politely sticking out your tongue.

From the first Academy Awards to the eastern-most state, pirates to the discovery of Antarctica, and unfurnished German apartments to politely sticking out your tongue.

On The Spot
19:34

On The Spot: Health, History, Science

Season 1 Episode 19 Discovery Kids December 17, 2014

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From the world's happiest job to the happiest country, to the secret behind the word 'robot' and predictions from Jules Verne, Business Week, and Warner Brothers.

From the world's happiest job to the happiest country, to the secret behind the word 'robot' and predictions from Jules Verne, Business Week, and Warner Brothers.

On The Spot
19:52

On The Spot: Geography, Science, Health

Season 1 Episode 21 Discovery Kids December 19, 2014

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From the reason North is up to the fight over the number of oceans, the history of climate change to the truth about vegetables, to the medical benefit of hugs.

From the reason North is up to the fight over the number of oceans, the history of climate change to the truth about vegetables, to the medical benefit of hugs.

On The Spot
19:51

On The Spot: Animals, History, People

Season 1 Episode 20 Discovery Kids December 20, 2014

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From naked mole rats to the animals of 1492, the real reason it's called America to Civil War surgeries, and Charles Lindbergh to Jackie Robinson.

From naked mole rats to the animals of 1492, the real reason it's called America to Civil War surgeries, and Charles Lindbergh to Jackie Robinson.

On The Spot
20:12

On The Spot: Science, History, The Arts

Season 1 Episode 22 Discovery Kids December 22, 2014

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From the reason cheese tastes good to the air pressure on Everest, the first pencil to the poleaxe, and Harry Houdini to Charlie Chaplin.

From the reason cheese tastes good to the air pressure on Everest, the first pencil to the poleaxe, and Harry Houdini to Charlie Chaplin.

On The Spot
19:49

On The Spot: What It's Worth, Problem And Solution, Globetrotting

Season 2 Episode 1 Discovery Kids December 23, 2014

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From the value of a first edition of the Bible to a 1943 penny, the breakfast food that can kill ants and the world's most dangerous pool to its most dangerous beach.

From the value of a first edition of the Bible to a 1943 penny, the breakfast food that can kill ants and the world's most dangerous pool to its most dangerous beach.

On The Spot
19:58

On The Spot: Globetrotting, Now And Then, What It's Worth

Season 3 Episode 5 Discovery Kids March 9, 2015

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From the world's most expensive bridges, to the fastest way to get from country to country, to the cost of a first-class parlor suite ticket on the infamous Titanic.

From the world's most expensive bridges, to the fastest way to get from country to country, to the cost of a first-class parlor suite ticket on the infamous Titanic.

On The Spot
20:04

On The Spot: What's In A Name, Untold History, In Sickness and In Health

Season 3 Episode 6 Discovery Kids March 10, 2015

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From the history behind mall-loving teenage valley girls, to the invention that might have saved President Willam McKinley's life.

From the history behind mall-loving teenage valley girls, to the invention that might have saved President Willam McKinley's life.

On The Spot
19:42

On The Spot: Supernatural, Bad Ideas, On The Menu

Season 3 Episode 7 Discovery Kids March 11, 2015

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From close encounters with aliens, to traditions involving rolling cheese down hills, to the history behind one of the most beloved menu items: the sandwich.

From close encounters with aliens, to traditions involving rolling cheese down hills, to the history behind one of the most beloved menu items: the sandwich.

On The Spot
20:02

On The Spot: What Might Have Been, Oddities, Myths

Season 3 Episode 8 Discovery Kids March 12, 2015

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From what might have occurred if certain events in history hadn't happened, to busting some of the most outrageous myths about sleep, earthquakes and the speed of light.

From what might have occurred if certain events in history hadn't happened, to busting some of the most outrageous myths about sleep, earthquakes and the speed of light.

On The Spot
19:03

On The Spot: Globetrotting, Get Creative, Identify This!

Season 3 Episode 9 Discovery Kids March 13, 2015

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From skydiving in some of the world's most exoctic places, to exploring artistic residences from around the globe, to identifying treasures from unexpected places.

From skydiving in some of the world's most exoctic places, to exploring artistic residences from around the globe, to identifying treasures from unexpected places.

On The Spot
20:00

On The Spot: Ridiculous Theories, Mystery Solved, Problem And Solution

Season 3 Episode 11 Discovery Kids March 17, 2015

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From theories involving King Tut and a hippo, to discovering the mystery behind the aurora borealis, to solutions that any camper or survival expert should know about.

From theories involving King Tut and a hippo, to discovering the mystery behind the aurora borealis, to solutions that any camper or survival expert should know about.

On The Spot
20:21

On The Spot: Myths, Record Breakers, Surprising Stats

Season 3 Episode 12 Discovery Kids March 18, 2015

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From famous myths about a pen and the Space Race, to some jaw-dropping records for the world's most expensive book and fastest ascent of Mt. Everest.

From famous myths about a pen and the Space Race, to some jaw-dropping records for the world's most expensive book and fastest ascent of Mt. Everest.

On The Spot
20:23

On The Spot: Now And Then, Identify This, Into The Wild

Season 3 Episode 13 Discovery Kids March 19, 2015

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From finding out who has it better: young people now, or those from 40 years ago, to adventuring into the wild to put a name on some strange animals.

From finding out who has it better: young people now, or those from 40 years ago, to adventuring into the wild to put a name on some strange animals.

On The Spot
20:04

On The Spot: What Could Have Been, What It's Worth, Globetrotting

Season 3 Episode 14 Discovery Kids March 21, 2015

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From the world's most expensive bridges, to the fastest way to get from country to country, to the cost of a first-class parlor suite ticket on the infamous Titanic.

From the world's most expensive bridges, to the fastest way to get from country to country, to the cost of a first-class parlor suite ticket on the infamous Titanic.

On The Spot
19:56

On The Spot: Mad Science, Claim To Fame, Oddities

Season 3 Episode 10 Discovery Kids March 21, 2015

History

Geography

Science

Critical thinking

5-6
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From what a jackalope and goat-sheep might look like, to well-known explorers claims to fame, to some unexplained oddities that you might not want to know about.

From what a jackalope and goat-sheep might look like, to well-known explorers claims to fame, to some unexplained oddities that you might not want to know about.