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In THE ZULA PATROL, a group of animated aliens travel the galaxies to learn new and exciting things about science and space exploration. The series, targeted to pre-kindergarteners through third-graders, delivers both astronomy-based science education (orbits, eclipses, moon phases, asteroids, comets, gravity), as well as character- building lessons. The Zula Patrol, stationed in the far reaches of outer space on the bright orange planet Zula. The group, always on the lookout for the villain Dark Truder & his toupee-wearing sidekick Traxie, includes: Bula, the fearless captain and intrepid explorer; his co-pilot Zeeter, a wild space jockey in her own right; Multo, an intergalactic absent-minded professor; Gorga, a loyal puppy-sized pet with amazing tranformative abilities, and Wizzy & Wigg, a cosmic pair of flying dictionaries. THE ZULA PATROL provides a dynamic, focused and fun learning experience for children, while encouraging them to think innovatively and approach problems evenhandedly.

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A Comet's Tale/This Looks Like A Job for the Zula Dudes

A COMET'S TALE: When a comet passes near Zula, Zeeter decides she wants to race it. But when Zeeter, Wizzy and Wigg get too close, their Space Ship starts to freeze and they are forced to land on the comet. Bula, Multo, and Gorga's mission is to assist their Team in returning safely home to Zula. THIS LOOKS LIKE A JOB FOR THE ZULA DUDES: In his latest attempt to take over the Universe, Dark Truder empties out the Asteroid Belt, sending all the asteroids in the direction of Planet Zula.

  • 2016-07-27T01:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Bula's Spin Party/Day for Night

BULA'S SPIN PARTY: The Zpers learn about rotation as they practice a dance routine to compete in Bula's Zula Spin Party dance contest. Meanwhile Dark Truder, who wasn't invited, crashes the party disguised as a mysterious dancing planet so he can ruin it for everyone else. DAY FOR NIGHT: Dark Truder has somehow stolen daytime from the planet Zula, and won't give it back till the Zuleans accept him as Master Of The Universe. The Zula Patrollers assume he has hijacked the Sun, and go looking for it.

  • 2016-07-28T01:00:49-07:00
    KCET-HD

Shadow Play/The Jealous Moon

SHADOW PLAY: Gorga sees a large shadow and runs back to the ZP team. Bula notifies them that a Space Monster has landed on Zula, sent from none other than the nefarious Dark Truder. His plot: to have the monster eat the Zula Patrol ship, thus incapacitating the ZP. But the Patrollers use a shadow of their space ship from a distance to distract the monster from its original intention, thus foiling Truder's plan. THE JEALOUS MOON: An unscheduled Total Solar Eclipse threatens to shroud Zula in darkness forever.

  • 2016-07-29T01:00:29-07:00
    KCET-HD

The Things In Rings/How The Rust Was Won

After the Zula Patrol warns Deliria and Cloid about their factory rejects floating in space, the villainous duo decide to dump the junk into Saturn's rings. When Wizzy and Wigg learn about the rings and the different types of natural debris that should make up the rings, they stumble upon Deliria's debris and report it to the others. This is a job for The Zula Patrol! Becoming a cowpoke, Dark Truder rustles up an evil scheme that's stripping Mars of its surface rust. He's raising rust-eating Nefarian Battle Cattle on Mars that he'll use to conquer the Universe.

  • 2016-07-29T23:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Dueling Space Stations/Don't Look Now

While the Zula Patrol is staying on Zulean Space Station ZIR, Dark Truder is on his own space station, building a giant robot to help him take over the galaxy. As our heroes learn what goes on inside the weightless world of space stations, Truder and Traxie are completely unprepared for the challenges and effects of micro-gravity. Something's blocking the view of the Zula Patrol's space telescope. It's Deliria, assuming a variety of shapes to keep the Patrol from seeing that she's got a space telescope of her own and is up to no good.

  • 2016-08-06T23:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2016-08-12T23:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Rock and Patrol/Support Your Neighborhood Volcano

When famous rock group The Bowlin' Stones have a falling out and refuse to play at a big benefit concert, Bula and Zeeter must find them and convince them to change their minds. Meanwhile, to fill in, Multo must overcome his stage-fright to be the front man of the Zula Patrol's own rock band. It's the Zula Patrol to the rescue when Voop's volcanic cousin Fielding holds back from erupting. Fielding's in denial about his condition, but if he builds up too much pressure, the results could be disastrous for the residents of Volcano Valley.

  • 2016-08-13T23:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2016-08-19T23:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD

Down Under/Singin' in the Rain Forest

The Zula Patrol comes to the aid of Zulean insects whose entire neighborhood (a lush green field with rich topsoil) has been bulldozed away by Bruce and Sheila Mole, who are building an above-ground winter home to get away from those chilly months "down under" the ground. Wizzy and Wigg are taking care of Iris' orchid, but when it wilts, they decide to replace it - by going to where most orchids come from: Earth's Amazon rain forest.

  • 2016-08-20T23:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD
  • 2016-08-26T23:00:00-07:00
    KCET-HD