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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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Matter, Matter Everywhere/Family Feud

MATTER, MATTER EVERYWHERE: Inside a hollow meteorite, the ZPers find the treasure map of Long John Jupiter, notorious rhyming Space Pirate. Following the clues, they learn all about matter, and find a surprising treasure. FAMILY FEUD: Earth's water has disappeared! Part one of the molecular mystery is soon solved when Multo discovers that all of Earth's water molecules have separated into their individual atoms of Hydrogen and Oxygen. When Bula and Zeeter shrink to atom-size they find the reason for the separation is a family feud.

  • 2018-07-21T00:00:00-07:00
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Round and Round We Go/The Go'er-Slower Motion

ROUND AND ROUND WE GO: Dark Truder comes up with a scheme to trap the Zula Patrol on a huge inflatable planet he has placed in orbit around the Sun. It is up to Zeeter, who is off taking part in an orbital space race around the planets of our Solar System, to come to their rescue. THE GO'ER-SLOWER MOTION: Dark Truder builds a Go'er-Slower Motion Machine, which puts The Zula Patrol in super slow motion. With The ZPers too slow to stop him, Truder easily turns the entire galaxy into one huge tribute to himself. However The ZPers are slow, but not out.

  • 2018-07-21T00:30:00-07:00
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Club Mars/The Outsider

CLUB MARS: Dark Truder must get the Zula Patrol off Zula so he can drill for Zulanium under their headquarters. He tricks them into going to Earth for a vacation. However, when there are no vacancies on Earth, Truder decides to pass Mars off as Earth. But it's hard work making two very different planets appear similar -- and Traxie's no help. THE OUTSIDER: The other Planets hurt Pluto's feelings and he refuses to orbit. It's up to The Zula Patrol to bolster his spirits and get him to resume his interplanetary duty.



  • 2018-07-22T00:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-07-28T00:00:00-07:00
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The In and Outs of Planets/Young at Heart

THE INS AND OUTS OF PLANETS: Bula sends the Zula Patrol on a teamwork-building treasure hunt through the Solar System. Truder gets wind of the plan and tries to steal the treasure, but his harebrained scheme is no match for the ZP team. YOUNG AT HEART: When Dark Truder's latest scheme turns Bula, Multo and Gorga into toddlers, the rest of the Zula Patrol does double-duty. They must resort to babysitting, while searching the different planets of the Solar System for an age-appropriate cure.



  • 2018-07-22T00:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-07-28T00:30:00-07:00
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The Big Mess/Telescooped

THE BIG MESSA sticky mess in Wizzy's & Wigg's room spawns a microscopic city. But when Wizzy's & Wigg's vacuuming threatens to destroy the micro-world, the other ZPers are ZAPPED into the tiny city by its resident microscopic Mad Scientist. TELESCOOPED: When all the telescopes on Zula begin disappearing, the Zula Patrol investigates and learns a lot about telescopes. They even shrink down to get inside one, just as it's stolen.

  • 2018-07-29T00:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-08-04T00:00:00-07:00
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Show of Force/Adventures In Pet Sitting

SHOW OF FORCE: The ZPers hold a race to see who can use clever variations of force to win. Hoping to buck astronomical villainous odds, Dark Truder also enters the race, intent on winning it on behalf of villains everywhere -- for as we've all seen, no bad guy ever wins a race - ever. Dark Truder, to his amazement, does win -- only to learn that the ZPers were more interested in having fun and learning about force, rather than achieving victory. Dark Truder is so angry he forfeits the race to our heroes -- setting a new record low for villains everywhere.

  • 2018-07-29T00:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-08-04T00:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-08-05T00:00:00-07:00
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  • 2018-08-11T00:00:00-07:00
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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.

  • 2018-08-05T00:30:00-07:00
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  • 2018-08-11T00:30:00-07:00
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Fly Us to the Moon/Castaway Asteroid

FLY US TO THE MOON: Wizzy and Wigg want to go to the Moon to see the moon-ball championship game. But when their rocket-powered scooter breaks down, and the other ZPers are too busy to give them a ride, the industrious twins try to find a new way to go to space. Their failed attempts frustrate them, but amuse their not-so-friendly friend, Larvi. However it's the imperfect Larvi who inadvertently gives them the pieces needed to build a rocket - the only true way to get to space.

  • 2018-08-12T00:00:00-07:00
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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.

  • 2018-08-12T00:30:00-07:00
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