Netflix Orders New Episodes of “The Magic School Bus”
(NEW YORK) -- Netflix on Wednesday announced that it would debut all-new episodes of The Magic School Bus.
According to a report in The New York Times, the online streaming platform plans to begin airing half-hour episodes of the beloved series in 2016.
Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos told the Times that the animated adventure "teaches science in a way that transcends generations."
The new incarnation has been rechristened The Magic School Bus 360°.
The show was first broadcast on PBS in 1994.
Copyright 2014 ABC News Radio
See other Entertainment news:Watch the New Teaser Trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"
"Benched" Star Eliza Coupe Is Engaged
Watch the First Trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"
From "Roseanne" to "Real Housewives," Here Are Shows You Can Binge Watch This Weekend
The Scary Prank Jennifer Aniston's Fiance Pulls on Her Late at Night