Wilderness Kids

Wilderness Kids

This week on The Children’s Hour, what happens when the wilderness is the classroom? Teacher Jen Chavez Miller and her 8th graders from Albuquerque’s South Valley Academy explored the wilderness of New Mexico together on day trips, overnight, and for […]

Roadrunners

Roadrunners

  New Mexico’s state bird is famous as a cartoon character, but what’s the real deal with roadrunners?  The Children’s Hour kids crew interview Dr. Christopher Witt from the Museum of Southwestern Biology about our the legendary roadrunner. We also […]

Live From The Fantasy Garden

Live From The Fantasy Garden

The Children’s Hour broadcasted live from the Fantasy Garden at the ABQ Botanic Gardens. “The Bug Guy” Jason Schaller, brought critters from the Bugarium, seed specialist Anne Scott, and Biopark horticulturalist Sarah Gendron talked about seeds and what to plant right […]

Looking For Nature

Looking For Nature

Do you love looking for nature? Then you’re ready for the City Nature Challenge which is happening around the world April 26 – 29, 2019! Laurel Ladwig explains how citizen scientists just like you help collect the data we need […]

Live At The Aquarium

Live At The Aquarium

Broadcasting from the ABQBiopark’s Aquarium in front of the shark tank with about 100 people in our audience, The Children’s Hour kids interviewed the aquarist Damien about what it’s like to dive with the sharks. Otter keeper Ashley taught us about our […]

Kids and Vaccinations

Kids and Vaccinations

Tis the season for the flu and colds, but some of the sicknesses that kids get can be prevented with vaccinations. Dr. William Dehority from UNM Pediatrics Division of Infectious Diseases educates us all about vaccinations. Why do we use […]

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