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WTIU's "The Friday Zone" gets up close and personal with Big Red II

TV program "The Friday Zone" gives area kids an insider's look at Big Red II

IU's powerful supercomputer Big Red II is featured on an episode of The Friday Zone, an Emmy-award-winning weekly children's television show produced by WTIU Public Television at IU Bloomington. UITS Research Technologies' Matt Link gives the grand tour, inspiring more area girls and boys to get excited about technology.

Watch the episode live Friday, April 11 at 4:30pm; it repeats Saturday, April 12 at 10am.

Every Friday afternoon on PBS television stations across Indiana, The Friday Zone offers kids and families an entertaining and educational half-hour of quality television featuring performances, guests, activities, and ideas for fun and exploration.

Watch the Big Red II segment here: