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Steve Rotfeld Productions Expands ‘Xploration Station’ Weekend TV Block to 3 hours for 2016-17

Xploration Station, a weekend morning block of live-action, educational TV shows airing primarily on FOX TV stations around the country, will kick-off its third season on Saturday, September 10, 2016, by increasing its content from four to six half-hour shows, according to Steve Rotfeld, president of Steve Rotfeld Productions (SRP), who produces and distributes all […]

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UNM robots to be featured on TV program

A crew from Xploration Station, a syndicated program for young adults that focuses on the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), visited The University of New Mexico on July 7 to film a segment on student-built robots. The crew spent time with Melanie Moses, associate professor of computer science, and several of her […]

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Microgravity contest takes students and experiments on the vomit comet

FOX’s “Xploration Outer Space” show is teaming up with Arlington, Va.-based ZERO-G Corporation, which operates weightless flights from U.S. airports. The reason they’re collaborating: to create the ultimate consolation prize for college students who were just too young to apply to NASA’s latest astronaut class. The show, a part of FOX’s “Xploration Station” series, which focuses on STEM education for youth, […]

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Students: Want to Experience Weightlessness?

SLATE– Are you, or do you know someone who is: Between 18 and 24 years old (on or before June 10, 2016)? In good physical health? A legal resident within the 50 United States? Enrolled at a learning institution? And most importantly, loves space exploration and wants a chance for a free ride on a […]

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04/04/16: Facebook pulls out of talks to live-stream NFL games; FTC schedules smart TV consumer privacy seminar; Amazon renews ‘Bosch’

Cynopsis Digital – Xploration Station, the STEM-oriented teen-and-family-friendly programming block that airs on Fox stations, is getting fan-interactive. As part of a contest being run through the Facebook page of the Xploration Station series Xploration Outer Space, students are being invited to submit videos explaining why they should be chosen as winners. (You can learn […]

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Xploration Station’s #StudentAstronaut Contest – Train like an Astronaut

Space Ref – Xploration Station, the country’s only E/I broadcast destination dedicated exclusively to STEM programming for teens and their families, announced the return of its #StudentAstronaut contest today. This will be the second iteration of the nationwide competition tied to the popular series Xploration Outer Space. Xploration Station is partnering with Zero Gravity Corporation […]

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Announcing Xploration Station’s #StudentAstronaut Contest, Giving STEM Students the Chance to Train like an Astronaut

PHILADELPHIA, PA, Apr. 01 /CSRwire/ –  Xploration Station, the country’s only E/I broadcast destination dedicated exclusively to STEM programming for teens and their families, announced the return of its #StudentAstronaut contest today. This will be the second iteration of the nationwide competition tied to the popular series Xploration Outer Space. Xploration Station is partnering with […]

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“Xploration Station,” Fox’s Two-Hour Block of STEM Programming for Kids, Earns Two Emmy Nominations

3BL Media- On March 24, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominees for the 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, and “Xploration Earth 2050” received two nominations, one for Outstanding Special Class Series and another for Outstanding Writing Special Class. The series, hosted by renowned artist and futurist Chuck Pell, is one of […]

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Science shows board Boat Rocker

C21 Media- Newly formed Boat Rocker Rights has acquired shows from the Xploration Station science block, which airs on Fox’s local stations in the US. Boat Rocker has picked up two programmes from Steve Rotfeld Productions, Xploration DIY Sci and Xploration Nature Knows Best.

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Fox’s Syndicated Science Block Xploration Station to Go Global

TVREAL.WS –TORONTO: Boat Rocker Rights has taken on worldwide distribution for programs in Fox’s syndicated science block Xploration Station. The pact includes Xploration Awesome Planet, hosted by Philippe Cousteau, grandson of the legendary Jacques Cousteau; Xploration DIY Sci, hosted by TV personality and science experimentalist Steve Spangler; and Xploration Nature Knows Best, hosted by marine […]

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