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Weird But True! TV Series
Weird But True TV

Siblings and science lovers Charlie and Kirby explore the fun, strange, and surprising ways our world works in the TV series Weird But True!

Weird But True! airs during Xploration Station on most FOX broadcast stations. Check local listings for times.

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You Must Be Giraffe Tall To Ride - Ep. 9

How long do you think a can cobra grow?

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Going Ape - Ep. 10

What do you have in common with even the fiercest of apes?

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Animal Slumber Party - Ep. 2

Which animal sleeps the most?

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Animal High Jump - Ep. 1

Do you think all animals can jump?

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I Heart Animals - Ep. 7

Which creature has the most heart?

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All About Charlie!

5 Weird But True! facts about Charlie:

1. Charlie can identify any tree from the state of Michigan!

2. When he was younger, Charlie ran a button-making business.

3. Charlie has a pet snake named Lumpy.

4. The second heaviest instrument in the world is the carillon, and Charlie knows how to play it!

5. Charlie loves collecting glass bottles.

All About Kirby!

5 Weird But True! facts about Kirby:

1. Kirby is pretty good at the flying trapeze because she went to circus school.

2. An award-winning Irish dancer, Kirby is known for kicking up her heels!

3. Kirby can do a headstand on a surfboard.

4. Friends turn to Kirby when they can't find something - she can find anything that’s lost!

5. Kirby has six chickens!

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Petrified Forest National Park - Ep. 1

Join Charlie, Kirby, and Patrick on their adventure in the Petrified Forest National Park in this episode of "Nature Boom Time." Learn cool facts about petrified wood––like how it became fossilized and why it’s scattered in eastern Arizona.

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Coastal Redwoods vs. Giant Sequoias - Ep. 5

In this episode of "Nature Boom Time," Charlie has a hard time figuring out which is larger: a coastal redwood or giant sequoia. Explore with him to learn about the biggest tress in the world and what makes them different from each other.

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Sequoia National Park - Ep. 3

In this episode of "Nature Boom Time", Kirby climbs to the top of a giant sequoia and spends the night! Follow her to find out how scientists use special equipment to climb trees, plus learn fun facts about giant sequoias.

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Florida Everglades - Ep. 11

In this episode of "Nature Boom Time," follow Kirby and Charlie as they undertake a two-day canoe trip through the Florida everglades to find out about mangroves and their importance to this coastal ecosystem.

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