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The Children's Hour
1:30 pm
Thu July 17, 2014

The Rio Grande, Past, Present & Future

The Rio Grande is the heart of New Mexico
Credit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rio_Grande

Sat. 7/19, 9am:  The Rio Grande is the heart of New Mexico. We'll learn how the river looked in the past, what it's doing now, and what we can expect for the future. The Rio Grande stretches a magical 2,401 miles, from its source in Colorado, all the way to the far southern border of the United States. Joining us is Jennifer Scheutz from the Bosque Ecosystem Monitoring Project.  Plus, the cast of James and the Giant Peach will roll through the studio.

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The Children's Hour
8:58 am
Thu March 6, 2014

States of Matter & Nanotechnology Explained

In the not-so-distant future, nanotechnology could be used to treat cancer
Credit http://www.wonderwhizkids.com/index.php/nanotechnology

  Sat. 3/8, 9am:  Nanotechnology is transforming medicine, but what is it exactly? We'll learn all about the amazing blend of chemistry, biology and technology that makes nanotechnology a reality.

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The Children's Hour
7:50 pm
Fri February 7, 2014

Media Literacy for Kids

Credit http://medialiteracy.org

2/8, 9am: Kids will learn media literacy skills this Saturday with the lessons brought to us by the Media Literacy Project. 

Public Health New Mexico
6:40 pm
Tue January 21, 2014

New Mexico in Last Place for Child Well-Being

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UPDATE Feb. 19, 2014, at 1 p.m.: SJR 12 is stuck in committee. A measure that would tie the state's minimum wage to inflation passed the Senate and is awaiting a vote in the House.

Today marked the start of the legislative session and Celebrating Children and Youth Day at the Roundhouse.

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The Children's Hour
9:23 pm
Sun December 1, 2013

Safety Tips for Kids in Public Places

12/7 9am:  How can kids stay safe in public places?  We'll be joined by  Albuquerque Police Department's Officer Steve Sink who will talk with us being street smart and safe.  And, kids from the Outpost's Homeschool Opera will give us a live performance in our studio. Plus, we'll have the history of the day, great music, a family events calendar and the KUNM Kids Birthday Club. 

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