Wild Kratts joins the adventures of Chris and Martin Kratt as they encounter incredible wild animals, combining science education with fun and adventure as the duo travels to animal habitats around the globe. Each adventure explores an age-appropriate science concept central to an animal's life and showcases a rarely seen wildlife moment, all wrapped up in engaging stories of adventure, mystery, rescue, and the Kratt brothers' brand of laugh-out-loud-comedy that kids love.
The educational goals of Wild Kratts are to:
1) Teach six to eight-year-old viewers natural history and age-appropriate science by building on their natural interest in animals.
2) Develop and strengthen basic skills of observation and investigation that children will use increasingly as they continue their study of science.
3) Build excitement in science that will remain with them throughout their lives.
Join the Wild Kratts team as they discover the "sixth sense" that platypus's have: electroreception!
Join Chris and Martin and see the fast development of Monarch caterpillars into butterflies and get an inside look at this process!
Join Chris and Martin on their mission to unearth why rhinos are mysteriously disappearing from the African Savannah. Viewers learn about symbiotic relationships and how animals have different structures and behaviors that help them defend themselves.
Join Chris and Martin as the discover how mimicry is an important defense mechanism for many animals in nature such as the cheetah cubs who mimic the ferocious honey badger!
Come along with Chris and Martin as they discover the growth and survival skills of elephants when a lost baby elephant becomes more than they bargained for!
Join Chris and Martin as they meet up with a mob of Red Kangaroos, get their car keys stolen by a joey and then have to figure out how to get them back from the tricky little guy! Viewers learn how animals live in different kinds of social groups and have important behaviors that keep the group together and safe.
Join Chris and Martin in a hilarious competition to discover who is the best acorn planter -- Blue Jays or gray squirrels -- when a strange Creature Power Suit malfunction transforms Martin into an acorn and grows him into an Oak tree! Viewers learn the acorn-eating habits of Blue Jays and squirrels and the important relationship that animals share with oak trees.
Join Chris and Martin as they observe the impressive flying powers, hunting techniques and aerial maneuvers of Peregrine Falcons but also some extraordinary characteristics of the ordinary pigeon species.
Join Chris and Martin as they go on a Creature Adventure across the Australian Outback and find a stranded young koala. Learn some of the amazing features and abilities of animals that are specialized to their own environments.
Learn how the anatomy of a cheetah enables it to reach up to 70 mph with a flexible back bone for wider strides and long tail for balance, as well as the techniques it uses to catch its prey.
Join Chris and Martin as they leap into action with the caracal, an animal that can jump high enough to catch birds right out of the sky!
Join Chris and Martin as they learn the secrets of patterns in the creature world, and how patterns serve important functions to both predators and prey!
Join Chris and Martin as they hang with some pretty cool primates and learn what it takes for Orangutans to swing through the trees.
Join Chris and Martin as they learn about the ocean food chain, the characteristics of creatures such as the angler fish, and even how to build your own aquarium!
Watch as Chris and Martin try to immitate the Basilisk lizard and run on water. They quickly figure out that it is a combination of the Basilisk's qualities that allow it to have this ability!
Learn about the physical characteristics that allow the Basilisk lizard to run on water!
Join Chris and Martin and learn about an amazing creature that can walk on water — the Basilisk lizard!
Get a snapshot of the characteristics of the Sperm whale, the loudest animal in the world!
Set out on the ocean with Chris and Martin as they search for the fast-swimming, deep-diving sea creature: the whale!