Survivalist competition is about teamwork and being smart.
Hip British science show is informative and fun.
Treehouse-building business is mild fun for families.
Science reality competition stresses teamwork, innovation.
Enthusiastic host may lure tweens, but expect swearing.
Fascinating look at forensic evidence -- without the gore.
Fascinating butcher show with rough-around-the-edges guys.
Survival docu has good message, scary moments.
This wilderness survival show teaches kids about being resourceful, trusting your instincts, and keeping a cool head.
Glitz overshadows good information. Tweens and up.
Science newsmagazine is educational, if a bit bland.
Science demystified; best for bigger kids.