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STEM Students Compete to Join Philippe Cousteau Jr. On an Underwater Expedition As Part of Xploration Station’s First Ever #StudentExplorer Contest

Xploration Station, Fox TV Stations’ three-hour block of STEM programming for teens and their families, has announced its first #StudentExplorer Contest, giving high school and college students across the U.S. the chance to explore the world with Philippe Cousteau Jr., grandson of legendary explorer Jacques Cousteau and host of the Xploration Station series Xploration Awesome Planet. The contest winner […]

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‘Xploration Station’, Fox’s Three-Hour Block of STEM Programming for Kids, Earns Seven Daytime Emmy Nominations

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has recognized four of the six series composing Xploration Station, the three-hour block of STEM programming for kids and teens airing weekend mornings on Fox TV Stations, with a total of seven nominations for the 44th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards. DIY Sci, Xploration Awesome Planet, Xploration Outer […]

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Exploring space on TV just as challenging

Imagine seeing our planet from space: An Earth without boundaries situated in the vastness of the universe. From the opening of her presentation earlier this month at NAU, Emily Calandrelli’s main point was clear: Space is more exciting today than ever before in history. “For most of us, we need a creative way to learn […]

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Tate Geological Museum hosts FOX’s Emily Calandrelli

Tate Geological Museum will host Emily Calandrelli, host of FOX’s “Xploration Outer Space,” as the second presenter during the Spring Lecturer Series on Thursday, March 16 at 7 p.m. Calandrelli will present  “More Than a TV Show: Space Exploration, Science Communication, and Social Media,” during her lecture. The talk is free and open to the public inside the Wheeler Concert […]

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Fox Station Group Extends STEM-Themed ‘Xploration Station’ TV Block through 2020

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 17 /CSRwire/ –  Xploration Station, a weekend morning block of live-action, educational and informational TV shows primarily airing on FOX TV stations around the country, has been extended by the Fox Station Group through 2020. The announcement was made today by Steve Rotfeld, president of Steve Rotfeld Productions (SRP), who produces and distributes […]

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Kraig Biocraft Laboratories Spider Silk Technology Featured in Episode of “Xploration Station: Nature Knows Best”

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Dec. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. (OTCQB:KBLB) (“Company”), the leading developer of spider silk based fibers, was featured in the broadcast television show “Nature Knows Best” aired on November 19th. “Nature Knows Best” is a nationally syndicated STEM series exploring how scientists and engineers mimic nature to create […]

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‘Xploration Outer Space,’ Fox’s STEM series for teens, wins big at Cynopsis Kids Awards

Xploration Outer Space, the space-themed educational series for kids and teens airing on Fox TV Stations nationwide, scored two major wins at the Cynopsis Kids !magination Awards on September 27. The half-hour series from Steve Rotfeld Productions was recognized by Cynopsis Media as the year’s Best Educational Series/Special on STEM subjects, and its #StudentAstronaut contest […]

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Nat Geo Kids’ Weird But True! Lands TV & Radio Shows

WASHINGTON, D.C.: National Geographic Kids is prepping the multiplatform launch of Weird But True!, the magazine’s most popular fun-facts feature and book series, via syndicated TV and SiriusXM radio this fall. Starting tomorrow, Weird But True! will premiere as a syndicated series airing on Saturday mornings primarily on FOX television stations. In addition, the strand will […]

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YouTube Star Steve Spangler to Host New Science Television Show

PHILADELPHIA — Steve Rotfeld Productions (SRP) announced today that YouTube star and Ellen Show regular Steve Spangler will be joining its 3-hour E/I (Educational and Informational) syndication block Xploration Station as the host of the new series DIY Sci. The do-it-yourself, pop- science show is set to debut this fall across the country on Fox […]

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09/01/16: ABC extends Oscars contract through 2028; CBS All Access adds commercial-free option; ABC has a Favorite

Weekend morning block Xploration Station, primarily airing on FOX TV stations around the country, kicks off season three next month with six half-hour shows, up from four. Newcomers to lineup, aimed at 13-16-year-olds and focusing on STEM fields, include Nat Geo Kids’ Weird But True and DIY Sci. All shows hail from producer and distributor […]

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