Speaking of space, READY JET GO!, a new series for children ages 3-8, airs at 3 p.m. on LPB HD.

The animated series helps children learn astronomy and Earth science concepts. The series follows two neighborhood children: Sean, who has an all-consuming drive for science facts, and Sydney, who has a passion for science fiction and imagination. They both befriend the new kid on their street, Jet Propulsion, whose family members happen to be aliens from the planet Bortron 7. Together they explore the solar system and the effects it has on the science of our planet, while learning about friendship and teamwork along the