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Friday, March 1st, 2013

 

Sid the Science Kid: The Movie

 

Airs Monday, March 25th from 10:30 a.m.-Noon on WTVP-HD

Sid the Science Kid: The Movie

Everyone’s favorite young scientist is going big time … with his own feature length science adventure! Follow Sid and his friend Gabriela through their adventure in The Super Ultimate Science Museum. The fun starts Monday, March 25 from 10:30 a.m.-Noon.

After winning a science fair contest for creating an awesome science experiment, Sid and Gabriela are named “Junior Investigators” and get a special viewing of the new museum before it opens to the public. Once there, they meet quirky scientist Dr. Bonabodon, voiced by guest-star Christopher Lloyd (Back to the Future), who has designed robot tour guides of the future, including Bobbybot, his greatest creation.

When Sid and Gabriela are introduced to Yangyang and Niuniu, the impressive big-kid “Future Scientist” contest winners from China, they start to wonder if they really know their science stuff. Together the four pals observe giant honey bees, investigate robots, and even encounter a giant singing Tyrannosaurus Rex. But after their robot tour guide short circuits, Sid, Gabriela, Yangyang, and Niuniu have to work together and use science to try to save the day. Together, they learn that you can be a scientist at any age and that thinking like a kid is sometimes the best way to solve a problem!

The special will encore Friday, March 29 at 10:30am, and Sunday, March 31 at 9:00am.

 

 

 

 

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For further information contact Linda Miller, WTVP Vice President of Programming, at (309) 495-0591 or linda.miller@wtvp.org

 


 

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