CURIOUS ABOUT CAREERS Interstitials

NOLA Code:
CACR 0500H1
Number of Episodes/Length:
1 / Filler
Genre:
Collections:
Rights End:
8/27/2026
Producer
WKAR
Presenter
WKAR
TV-G
CC
sIX
Stereo
Year Produced:
2021
Version:
Base
Curious kid reporters explore careers with women working in STEM-related fields!

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#501 Curious About Careers: Astronomer :60 / 2:00
Short Description:
Genesis is over-the-moon to learn astronomy with Jillian Bellovary!

Long Description:
Genesis is over-the-moon to learn about astronomy with Jillian Bellovary! Jillian explains to Genesis what black holes are, how they form, and how she studies them using computer simulations.

#502 Curious About Careers: Neuroscientist :60 / 2:00
Short Description:
Genesis hears from neuroscientist Dr. Liz McCullagh how sound impacts different animal brains!

Long Description:
Genesis hears from neuroscientist Dr. Liz McCullagh how sound impacts different animal brains! Liz explains to Genesis how sound affects the way humans and other animals process information. This can vary through environment, techniques, and conditions including autism.

#503 Curious About Careers: Firefighter :60 / 2:00
Short Description:
Genesis ignites her passion for firefighting with Dr. Teresa Robinson!

Long Description:
Genesis ignites her passion for firefighting with Teresa Robinson! Teresa and her team demonstrate putting on gear, climbing up ladders, and driving a firetruck.

#504 Curious About Careers: Health Geographer :60 / 2:00
Short Description:
Janellyn maps out the world of health geography with Dr. Dee Jordan!

Long Description:
Janellyn maps out the world of health geography with Dr. Dee Jordan! Health geography is looking at the places and people in a region and examining the health of its population. Dee studies the regions of sub-Saharan Africa and explains her scientific methods to Janellyn.

#505 Curious About Careers: STEM Radio Host :60 / 2:00
Short Description:
Tune into Janellyn’s interview with STEM radio host Chelsie Boodoo!

Long Description:
Tune into Janellyn’s interview with STEM radio host Chelsie Boodoo! STEM host meets STEM host in this unique episode. Chelsie and Janellyn have a conversation about what it’s like to interview women working in a variety of STEM-related careers, both for radio and for television.

#506 Curious About Careers: Sustainable Finance Expert :60 / 2:00
Short Description:
Janellyn invests in learning about climate change with Marilyn Waite!

Long Description:
Janellyn invests in learning about climate change with Marilyn Waite! Marilyn explains to Janellyn how she works with corporations to finance climate change efforts. Marilyn stresses the importance of helping prevent climate change as in individual, from taking public buses to opening a climate-friendly bank account.

#507 Curious About Careers: Chemical Oceanographer :60 / 2:00
Short Description:
Genesis makes some waves learning about chemical oceanography with Dr. Ashanti Johnson!

Long Description:
Genesis makes some waves learning about chemical oceanography with Dr. Ashanti Johnson! Dr. Johnson explains the different fields of oceanography, and how studying different chemicals in run-off affect water and water flow.

#508 Curious About Careers: Technical Sales Representative :60 / 2:00
Short Description:
Janellyn talks with Candee Williams about the science of rust prevention!

Long Description:
Janellyn talks with Candee Williams about the science of rust prevention! Rust causes millions of dollars of damage to metal parts during shipping. Candee explains to Janellyn how she works with companies to prevent rust in car parts, airplanes, and farming equipment.

#509 Curious About Careers: Astronaut :60 / 2:00
Short Description:
Janellyn’s knowledge about space blasts off with NASA astronaut Jessica Meir!

Long Description:
Janellyn’s knowledge about space blasts off with NASA astronaut Jessica Meir! Jessica launches into her experience of what it’s like to be in outer space, including being a part of the first all-female spacewalk. Janellyn learns how Jessica’s love of biology led to her passion to become an astronaut with NASA.

#510 Curious About Careers: Marine Archaeologist :60 / 2:00
Short Description:
Genesis dives into exploring marine archaeology with Melanie Damour!

Long Description: Genesis dives into exploring marine archaeology with Melanie Damour! Melanie explains what it’s like to scuba dive to historic shipwrecks to study ancient artifacts and bring history back to the surface.

Program Rights

Broadcast Rights:
Unlimited
Rights Dates:
8/28/2021 - 8/27/2026
School Rights:
3YR
V.O.D. Rights:
Yes
V.O.D. Rights Type:
Concurrent w/broadcast rights
Linear Live Streaming:
Yes
Non-Commercial Cable Rights:
Yes