Plot Why do the glowworm glow? (Repeat of 2230)
Air date July 12, 2010
Season 37


Picture Segment Description
Cold opening Wolle is eating spaghetti, when the boss asks him to start Sesamstrasse. Wolle replies that he doesn't have time for it now, then the boss mentions that there's 7 seconds until the show has to air. Wolle quickly clears the control panel and pushes the red button.
(First: Folge 2517)
Scene Finchen and Nils are watching the glowworms and they are both impressed by them. Finchen wonders why glowworms glow, Nils are not sure why but he does have a book on the subject that he will go and find. Just after Nils leaves Finchen hears someone complaining nearby, it turns out to be a glowworm by the name Gerlis, who have crashed and her lamp are so dirty that she can't glow. Finchen offers to help Gerlis clean the lamp.
Scene Nils have found the book, and strats to read outside the store, however he can't see anything in the book, so he decides to fetch a flashlight.
Scene Finchen have cleaned up the lamp, Gerlis test it right away, and it works. Finchen asks Gerlis if she can find her friends again, Gerlis says that's not a problem she will use her glow to find them. Finchen realizes that it means that glow worms use the glow to find each other. Gerlis starts to signal her friends, however there's no responds.
Scene Gerlis are sad that she don't get a responds from her glow. Finchen suggest that they sing a glowworm song that will surly help, and they begin to sing. At the end of the song they notice many glows on the sky, Gerlis thanks Finchen and joins her friends. Nils arrives and says he has the answer in the book and as he begins to read Finchen says that glowworms glow to find their friends, he tells Nils that her glowworm friend Gerlis told her all about glowworms.
Cartoon A boy talks about his big dog, that will be his best friend no matter what size it will have.
(EKA: Folge 2269)
Muppets Ernie conducts an experiment. He wants to see if Bert can sleep while Ernie sits at his drums and doesn't play them. Fortunately for him, Bert can't get to sleep that night, so Ernie drums away.
(EKA: Folge 2246)
Muppets Wolle is drinking bottled water when the boss asks him to start the next segment. He lets out a small burp and ducks under the table. The entire screen shakes as he burps again. Afterwards he pops up, says "on with the show!" and pushes the red button.
(First: Folge 2521)
Film Kids demonstrate various instruments.
Muppets The Martians sings "Martian Family".
Animation Bert and Ernie's Great Adventures: Ernie and Bert are magicians and are having difficulties pulling a rabbit out of the hat, they end up chasing it inside the magical land in the hat.
Film A high-speed film showing a demolishing of a house.
(EKA: Folge 2398)
Muppets Monsterpiece Theater: An early version of Merry Monster and Grover are worried because their rooster will not crow (he's sick). Merry decides to experiment to see if the sun will rise even if the rooster doesn't crow. It does, but all the animals are asleep -- so Merry crows.
(EKA: Folge 2479)
Muppets Wolle is eating bananas at the controls, but his boss tells him that he can't leave for the day before he has cleaned up after him. Wolle pushes the banana peels down on the floor and says he finished cleaning, and leaves. But on his way out he slips on the banana peels.
(First: Folge 2520)

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