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12:00 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Capital and Labor"  The making of money pits laborers against the forces of capital as the twentieth century opens. Professor Miller introduces the miner as the quintessential laborer of the period -- working under grinding conditions, organizing into unions, and making a stand against the reigning money man of the day, J. Pierpont Morgan. [P]

12:30 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Tr and Wilson"  Professor Brinkley compares the presidencies of Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson -- the Warrior and the Minister -- in the first decades of the twentieth century. Professor Miller discusses American socialism, Eugene Debs, international communism, and the roots of the Cold War with Professor Brinkley. [P]

1:00 AM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Derivatives"  The function of mathematics in physical science and the derivative as a practical tool. [P]

1:30 AM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Inertia"  Galileo risks his favored status to answer the questions of the universe with his law of inertia. [G]

2:00 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Remembering and Forgetting"  Takes a look at the complex process called memory: how images, ideas, language, even physical actions, sounds, and smells are translated into codes, represented in memory and retrieved when needed. [G]

2:30 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Cognitive Processes"  Explores the higher mental processes - reasoning, planning and problem solving - and the "cognitive revolution" that is attracting a diverse assortment of investigators, from philosophers to computer scientists. [G]

3:00 AM 
SciGirls  "Horsing Around"  SciGirl Zoe and her friends pony up some science to select the best horse for a riding competition. [P]

3:30 AM 
Curiosity Quest  "Mirrors"  Mirror mirror on the wall.please tell us how you are made. [P]

4:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Just Because It's Organic (St. Paul, Mn)"  Just because it's organic doesn't automatically make it a better option. Author and University of MN Assoc. [P]

4:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Bandito: The Black Footed Ferret"  Martin impulsively tries out Aviva's new Stone Digger before it is finished and flies out of control and crash lands into a hidden prairie where he is stranded, but encounters a lost colony of black footed ferrets. [P]

5:00 AM 
Martin Yan's Taste of Vietnam  "Imperial Hue"  For a hundred and fifty years, Hue served as the imperial capital of Vietnam. Much of its historical splendors are being restored. [P]

5:30 AM 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "Packed to Go"  A packed lunch is an important part of the Scandinavian food tradition and is taken just as seriously as dinner. In this episode, Andreas shares his favorite bread recipe, makes a healthy liver pate and creates a delicious honey crusted ham. [P]

6:00 AM 
Grannies On Safari  "India - The Golden Triangle"  The Grannies venture into this fascinating subcontinent to visit one of the world's most interesting countries - India. They explore part of what is called the Golden Triangle, beginning in the city of New Delhi and then on to Agra, home of the iconic Taj Mahal, and Jaipur, a cultural hub and glistening outpost of Indian arts, architecture and culture. [G]

6:30 AM 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "Cruising The Mediterranean"  Joseph steps aboard the Regent Seven Seas Mariner for a PTV at sea cruise experience - meeting, greeting and speaking with his public television viewers. Visits ashore include Venice, Croatia, Malta, Sicily and Tuscany. [G]

7:00 AM 
This Old House  "Antiques for An Antique House"  Framing begins on the front porch. HVAC expert Brian Palen solves the puzzle of snaking ductwork through a house designed in the age of coal. [P]

7:30 AM 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Bread Box"  Who doesn't want a beautiful natural bread box for their kitchen, especially if it features a fabulous tambour door? The tambour door has been around for hundreds of years, and though it looks like it would be hard to construct, it is made of just a few slats of wood stuck onto a canvas. [G]

8:00 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "It's Spooky"  Allen Smith is throwing a Halloween Bash! Learn how to keep your Jack-o-Lantern's fresh longer along with unique fall decorating designs. [P]

8:30 AM 
Craftsman's Legacy  "The Wood Turner"  Let the chips fly! Host Eric Gorges and master wood turner Alan Hollar turn a wooden bowl in the Appalachian Mountains. [P]

9:00 AM 
Quilting Arts  "Let's Take It Slow"  Let's take it slow. Lynn Krawczyk explores artful wool felt color studies with hand stitching. [P]

9:30 AM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Northern Lights Spectacle, Part 2"  In the second episode, Jerry shows the viewers how to take the soft gray undertones that he used in the previous episode and begin to lighten them -- and using the #10 bristle brush adds the shapes of the light formations. Then Jerry shows his viewers how to use specific blending techniques to add brighter colors by gradually layering them. [P]

10:00 AM 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Not Just for Kids"  Parents rejoice! Sara has two kid-friendly recipes, fast and easy for a weeknight, that will satisfy a picky palate but tasty and sophisticated enough to please an adult. First up: Beer Batter Shrimp, then Sara and the kids cook up Pasta Pizza. [P]

10:30 AM 
Kevin Dundon's Modern Irish Food  "Fish, Hunt and Harvest"  Kevin prepares smoked mackerel with a blackcurrant Jus, Skeaghanore duck breast with black cherries, pickled wild mushrooms, sauteed garlic potatoes and to finish, a spiced apple with Killowen yogurt. [P]

11:00 AM 
Connect with English  "A New Home/Meet The Discussion Group"  In the first segment, Rebecca arrives in San Francisco, and is surprised to discover that her godmother Nancy expects her to pay rent as well. [G]

11:30 AM 
Connect with English  "Job Hunting/A Bad Day"  At school, Rebecca learns that her work-study program has been canceled so she goes on a job search - and meets some interesting prospects. [G]

12:00 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Capital and Labor"  The making of money pits laborers against the forces of capital as the twentieth century opens. Professor Miller introduces the miner as the quintessential laborer of the period -- working under grinding conditions, organizing into unions, and making a stand against the reigning money man of the day, J. Pierpont Morgan. [P]

12:30 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Tr and Wilson"  Professor Brinkley compares the presidencies of Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson -- the Warrior and the Minister -- in the first decades of the twentieth century. Professor Miller discusses American socialism, Eugene Debs, international communism, and the roots of the Cold War with Professor Brinkley. [P]

1:00 PM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Derivatives"  The function of mathematics in physical science and the derivative as a practical tool. [P]

1:30 PM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Inertia"  Galileo risks his favored status to answer the questions of the universe with his law of inertia. [G]

2:00 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Remembering and Forgetting"  Takes a look at the complex process called memory: how images, ideas, language, even physical actions, sounds, and smells are translated into codes, represented in memory and retrieved when needed. [G]

2:30 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Cognitive Processes"  Explores the higher mental processes - reasoning, planning and problem solving - and the "cognitive revolution" that is attracting a diverse assortment of investigators, from philosophers to computer scientists. [G]

3:00 PM 
SciGirls  "Horsing Around"  SciGirl Zoe and her friends pony up some science to select the best horse for a riding competition. [P]

3:30 PM 
Curiosity Quest  "Mirrors"  Mirror mirror on the wall.please tell us how you are made. [P]

4:00 PM 
Growing a Greener World  "Just Because It's Organic (St. Paul, Mn)"  Just because it's organic doesn't automatically make it a better option. Author and University of MN Assoc. [P]

4:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "Starlight Night"  It's Starlight Night, the annual holiday when all the stars in Cyberspace are refreshed for the new year. But Hacker concocts a scheme to darken the stars forever. [P]

5:00 PM 
Quilting Arts  "Let's Take It Slow"  Let's take it slow. Lynn Krawczyk explores artful wool felt color studies with hand stitching. [P]

5:30 PM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Northern Lights Spectacle, Part 2"  In the second episode, Jerry shows the viewers how to take the soft gray undertones that he used in the previous episode and begin to lighten them -- and using the #10 bristle brush adds the shapes of the light formations. Then Jerry shows his viewers how to use specific blending techniques to add brighter colors by gradually layering them. [P]

6:00 PM 
Steven Raichlen's Project Smoke  "You Can Smoke What?! Extreme Smoking"  By now you're comfortable smoking ribs and barbecuing brisket. (We hope. [P]

6:30 PM 
Annabel Langbein: The Free Range Cook  "The Ultimate Cookout"  Annabel Langbein jetboats across Lake Wanaka to pick luscious raspberries, then returns to her cabin to cook a glorious dinner of grilled chicken and vegetables from her garden. Her silky lemon tart is a show-stopping finish to the ultimate summer meal. [P]

7:00 PM 
This Old House  "Antiques for An Antique House"  Framing begins on the front porch. HVAC expert Brian Palen solves the puzzle of snaking ductwork through a house designed in the age of coal. [P]

7:30 PM 
Globe Trekker  "Globe Trekker Road Trip: Patagonia"  Zay continues down Ruta 40, passing through the Lake District in San Carlos de Bariloche. He heads to the former hippie colony of El Bolson, boards the La Trochita steam train, and searches for Butch Cassidy's hideout in Cholila. The final stop on Ruta 40 is the Cabo Virgenes lighthouse. [G]

8:30 PM 
Lidia's Kitchen  "Sweetest of Sweets"  Today's episode features a collection of the best of Italian dolce or sweets - from cookies to cake to pudding. Lidia begins this episode with Anise Cookies, then prepares a Mint Granita, a light and heavenly Angel Cake with Fresh Berries, and lastly a Rice Pudding with a Blessing, inspired by one of the convents in Italy. [P]

9:00 PM 
Cook's Country  "Fried Chicken and Grilled Peppers"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make latin fried chicken at home. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for deep-fry/candy thermometers. [P]

9:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Rakutaian-Kobe"  Anyone who goes to Japan knows about Kobe beef, that wonderful marbled beef found in only one small region in Japan. In this episode of Simply Ming, Chef Ming Tsai goes on the road to find out why this beef is so special - and then cooks at one of the best beef restaurants in Osaka, Rakutaian. [P]

10:00 PM 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Not Just for Kids"  Parents rejoice! Sara has two kid-friendly recipes, fast and easy for a weeknight, that will satisfy a picky palate but tasty and sophisticated enough to please an adult. First up: Beer Batter Shrimp, then Sara and the kids cook up Pasta Pizza. [P]

10:30 PM 
Equitrekking  "Alberta"  Equitrekking host Darley Newman travels to Alberta, Canada to experience Western adventure and stunning natural scenery. In Kananaskis, Darley treks amid the beautiful snow-capped Canadian Rockies with a longtime Alberta cowboy, conquering high altitudes and an August hailstorm. [P]

11:00 PM 
Principles for Principals  "Changing Pedagogy"  Education reform in math and science implies changing teaching and learning strategies in the classroom. Principals discuss how they can foster effective pedagogy. [G]


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