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12:00 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "El Rescate"  In Mexico, Raquel and Angela come to the aid of someone with a surprising connection to don Fernando. [G]

12:30 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Atrapados"  The Castillo family deals with a number of problems, including the hospitalization of don Fernando. [G]

1:00 AM 
In Search of the Novel  "Are Novels Real?"  Must a novel's setting and characters — and the characters' motivations and stories — bear some likeness to reality? This program explores how novels connect with readers. Teachers, students, and novelists probe the origins of stories. [P]

2:00 AM 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "One Earth, Many Scales Lost In Space? Geography Training for Astronauts"  Preparation for a NASA Shuttle mission provides context for introducing key issues in physical geography and human-environmental interaction. Globalization and Revolt - Why do the forces of globalization seem to draw some places closer together and cause others to pull farther apart? [G]

2:30 AM 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "Boundaries and Borderlands"  A single Mexican mother's daily struggle for survival introduces us to concepts of relative location and geographic regions. Operation Hold the Line - The U.S. [P]

3:00 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Sensation and Perception"  Reveals how visual information is gathered and processed and how our culture, past experience and personal interests influence our perceptions. [G]

3:30 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Learning"  Illustrates the basic principles of classical and operant conditioning and demonstrates how the research of Ivan Pavlov, John Watson, Edward Thorndike and B.F. Skinner has influenced today's thinking about the nature of animal and human learning. [G]

4:00 AM 
SciGirls  "Underwater Eco-Adventure"  SciGirls Elle and Meg scuba dive to protect the biodiversity of their favorite Catalina reefs. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "Movin' On Out"  Check out this kid's guide to the true cost of cutting the cord and being independent. This episode takes you through it all - budgeting, roommates, finding a place, and learning about all the hidden costs that Mom and Dad used to pay for you. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Veteran Farmers: Jacksonville, Fl"  As veterans return home from war, a troubled economy can make finding jobs in the private sector even harder. Combined with the difficulties of readjusting to "normal routines" many are finding careers in organic farming to be the perfect combination of mental therapy, healthy activity, and positive reinforcement as they re-enter the workforce, just at a time when organic farmers are needed more than ever. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Crocogator Contest"  A pop Creature Quiz challenge question, about what're the differences between a crocodile and an alligator, turns into a full-blown Crocogator contest to find out why these two very similar creatures are different at all. [P]

6:00 AM 
Dining with the Chef [P]

6:30 AM 
Christina Cooks  "Don't Fear The Carbs"  Carbs top many current diet "no" lists. But do foods high in carbohydrate really make people fat and ruin our health? Christina focuses on good carbs, like Quinoa Croquettes with Mango Salsa and Rice Pilaf with Caramelized Onions. [P]

7:00 AM 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Bangkok, Thailand"  Rudy visits the city's back streets, residential klongs and legendary food carts and markets. [G]

7:30 AM 
Rhythm Abroad  "Switzerland"  This episode has Brittany exploring traditional Swiss culture tucked away high in the Alps. She begins her journey in Nendaz where she takes part in the annual Alphorn Festival - a festival devoted to local folklore with the largest gathering of alphorns in the world. [P]

8:00 AM 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Fitting Brass"  Chris Schwarz shows how to fit brass corners and hardware flush with the surfaces of Campaign furniture. [P]

8:30 AM 
Woodturning Workshop  "Metal Spinning"  If you think the only thing you can turn on your lathe is wood, you are in for a surprise on this episode of Woodturning Workshop. Tim shows you how you can 'spin' metal on your lathe, creating beautiful projects. [P]

9:00 AM 
Victory Garden's EdibleFEAST  "Memphis"  Memphis, Tennessee, is this week's destination. Visit an organic garden in a tough South Memphis neighborhood that has become a source of community unity. [P]

9:30 AM 
For Your Home  "Behind The Walls"  We have all done it. You have an inspector go over every aspect of a house before you purchase. [P]

10:00 AM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Scarves"  Robyn will show how to make a Tunisian scarf designed by Kim Guzman and then Kristin shares a color work knit scarf by Irina Poludennko. Afghan square is crochet Pretty in Pink. [P]

10:30 AM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Wintertime Discovery"  A little cabin snuggled deep in the snow with radiant sky as the backdrop - join Bob Ross and his busy paint brushes today. [P]

11:00 AM 
Cooking with Nick Stellino  "A Shrimp Feast"  Nick visits the fish monger and guides the viewer though a series of tips and techniques on how to make incredibly flavorful shrimp recipes which are fool proof and look and taste like a million dollars. Chef Stellino prepares Shrimp with Garbanzo Beans, Arugula & Sun-dried Tomatoes in a Chardonnay Sauce and a Salad with Shrimp, Watermelon & Goat Cheese. [P]

11:30 AM 
George Hirsch Lifestyle  "Vintage Classics"  A home-style menu featuring America's favorite combination - a hearty tomato soup and grilled cheese sandwich - is topped off with George's classic brownie cookies. At the Mulford Farm Antiques Show in East Hampton, George learns tips on searching for antiques and later by a local antiques dealer in search of a vintage piece for his kitchen. [P]

12:00 PM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "El Rescate"  In Mexico, Raquel and Angela come to the aid of someone with a surprising connection to don Fernando. [G]

12:30 PM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Atrapados"  The Castillo family deals with a number of problems, including the hospitalization of don Fernando. [G]

1:00 PM 
In Search of the Novel  "Are Novels Real?"  Must a novel's setting and characters — and the characters' motivations and stories — bear some likeness to reality? This program explores how novels connect with readers. Teachers, students, and novelists probe the origins of stories. [P]

2:00 PM 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "One Earth, Many Scales Lost In Space? Geography Training for Astronauts"  Preparation for a NASA Shuttle mission provides context for introducing key issues in physical geography and human-environmental interaction. Globalization and Revolt - Why do the forces of globalization seem to draw some places closer together and cause others to pull farther apart? [G]

2:30 PM 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "Boundaries and Borderlands"  A single Mexican mother's daily struggle for survival introduces us to concepts of relative location and geographic regions. Operation Hold the Line - The U.S. [P]

3:00 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Sensation and Perception"  Reveals how visual information is gathered and processed and how our culture, past experience and personal interests influence our perceptions. [G]

3:30 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Learning"  Illustrates the basic principles of classical and operant conditioning and demonstrates how the research of Ivan Pavlov, John Watson, Edward Thorndike and B.F. Skinner has influenced today's thinking about the nature of animal and human learning. [G]

4:00 PM 
SciGirls  "Underwater Eco-Adventure"  SciGirls Elle and Meg scuba dive to protect the biodiversity of their favorite Catalina reefs. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "Movin' On Out"  Check out this kid's guide to the true cost of cutting the cord and being independent. This episode takes you through it all - budgeting, roommates, finding a place, and learning about all the hidden costs that Mom and Dad used to pay for you. [P]

5:00 PM 
Growing a Greener World  "Veteran Farmers: Jacksonville, Fl"  As veterans return home from war, a troubled economy can make finding jobs in the private sector even harder. Combined with the difficulties of readjusting to "normal routines" many are finding careers in organic farming to be the perfect combination of mental therapy, healthy activity, and positive reinforcement as they re-enter the workforce, just at a time when organic farmers are needed more than ever. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "Hugs and Witches"  It's Valentine's Day, and Hacker captures Doctor Marbles and Lady Ada Lovelace (Jane Curtin), placing them inside a time machine invented by the mathematically-minded Lovelace. The kids and Digit must decipher a series of poems left behind by Lady L, and free them from the time machine before it time travels to the nether world of cyberspace - never to return! Will the kids get there in time, or will Valentine's Day bring nothing but broken hearts?. [P]

6:00 PM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Scarves"  Robyn will show how to make a Tunisian scarf designed by Kim Guzman and then Kristin shares a color work knit scarf by Irina Poludennko. Afghan square is crochet Pretty in Pink. [P]

6:30 PM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Wintertime Discovery"  A little cabin snuggled deep in the snow with radiant sky as the backdrop - join Bob Ross and his busy paint brushes today. [P]

7:00 PM 
Chef's Life  "Turnips - The Roots"  Rainy winters can yield some dull vegetable varieties, few more unglamorous than the turnip. Nevertheless, Vivian is determined to showcase this root vegetable. [P]

7:30 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]

8:00 PM 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Fitting Brass"  Chris Schwarz shows how to fit brass corners and hardware flush with the surfaces of Campaign furniture. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Milan and Lake Como"  Rick peeks at Italy's highest fashion, fanciest delis, grandest cemetery and greatest opera house in Milan, plus takes in Leonardo da Vinci's painting of The Last Supper. [G]

9:00 PM 
In The Americas with David Yetman  "Ice, Rock, and Water: The Sierra Nevada"  California's Sierra Nevada is the largest and highest mountain range in the continental United States and, until recently a geological puzzle. The source of colossal wealth in the form of gold, and now water, it once presented a roadblock to settlement in the state. Yetman visits the range with tectonic specialist Eldridge Moores. [G]

9:30 PM 
Martha Bakes  "Spiked"  With good reason, many desserts include alcohol in the list of ingredients. Learn how Martha spikes four longtime favorites for an incomparable depth of flavor: a traditional fruitcake loaded with candied fruits and nuts to share with family and friends; an easy plum-and-port crostata made with a flavorful port wine; rum raisin pie with a silken vanilla-rum custard and plump golden raisins; and tiramisu, everyone's favorite Italian dessert. [P]

10:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Pizza and Cookies Go Gluten-Free"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to The Best Gluten-Free Pizza. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of gluten-free spaghetti. [P]

10:30 PM 
Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking  "Rancho Bella Sante"  On this episode of Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking, host Pete Evans travels to the southern mountains of Temecula, California where he is joined by chefs Susan Feninger and Mary Sue Miliken of Santa Monica's famous Border Grill. Together they create a Latin inspired feast that features delectable avocadoes. [P]

11:00 PM 
Cooking with Nick Stellino  "A Shrimp Feast"  Nick visits the fish monger and guides the viewer though a series of tips and techniques on how to make incredibly flavorful shrimp recipes which are fool proof and look and taste like a million dollars. Chef Stellino prepares Shrimp with Garbanzo Beans, Arugula & Sun-dried Tomatoes in a Chardonnay Sauce and a Salad with Shrimp, Watermelon & Goat Cheese. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Milan and Lake Como"  Rick peeks at Italy's highest fashion, fanciest delis, grandest cemetery and greatest opera house in Milan, plus takes in Leonardo da Vinci's painting of The Last Supper. [G]


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