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Design Squad

DESIGN SQUAD, a series aimed at 9 to 12-year-olds, borrows from the reality competition format and intends to get its viewers excited about engineering. Two teams of high school students (ages 16-19) design, build and test whimsical machines and innovative products -- everything from a wireless light and dance show to an automatic pancake maker -- for real clients. Guided by two young engineer hosts, the teams are scored for their ability to think outside the box and meet (or surpass) the demands of the challenge at hand. In the final episode, the top two scorers battle for the grand . . .

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Wednesday, Oct 23, 2013 - 4:00 AM    "Gravity Bikes" The DESIGN SQUAD teams go head-to-head as they compete to build high-speed gravity bikes for Gravity Sports International champion Tom Whalen. D-Squad Pro File: Gael Force Team 126 from Clinton, Massachusetts, is one of more than 1,300 teams that compete each year at the annual FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics competition. Teams had just six weeks to design, build and test a robot that raced around a track to move a 40-inch inflatable ball. D
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Wednesday, Oct 23, 2013 - 4:00 AM "Gravity Bikes" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Oct 24, 2013 - 4:00 AM "Water Dancing" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Oct 24, 2013 - 4:00 PM "Water Dancing" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Oct 25, 2013 - 4:00 AM "Backyard Thrill Ride" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Oct 25, 2013 - 4:00 PM "Backyard Thrill Ride" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Oct 28, 2013 - 4:00 AM "Big Bugs" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Oct 29, 2013 - 4:00 AM "Aquatic Robots" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Oct 29, 2013 - 4:00 PM "Aquatic Robots" (LEARN/CREATE)
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