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12:00 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "La Misma Sonrisa"  This episode features a look at the folk ballet of Mexico. Roberto rapidly recovers in the hospital and meets with Raquel and Arturo. [G]

12:30 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Entre La Espada Y La Pared"  This episode introduces some phrases one might use as a tourist. Fernando is transferred to a hospital in Guadalajara where he will see a specialist. [G]

1:00 AM 
Learning Science Through Inquiry  "Process Begins: Launching The Inquiry Exploration"  To inquire into specific scientific phenomena, students need to draw upon a foundation of experience. This program shows how you can encourage students to share and discuss what they already know, and to explore the materials and phenomena in an open-ended manner. [G]

2:00 AM 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "Brazil: The Sleeping Giant"  The sprawling mega-city of Sao Paulo is evidence that Latin America is among the most rapidly urbanizing regions. A Second Chance for Amazonia An American scientist discovers new possibilities for sustainable development in the Amazon basin. [G]

2:30 AM 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "Cityscapes, Suburban Sprawl"  Boston: Ethnic Mosaic - How has federal empowerment zone funding helped Boston's diverse but poor neighborhoods? Chicago: Farming on the Edge - As in many areas of the US, suburban Chicago just keeps expanding into the surrounding countryside. [P]

3:00 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Civil War"  As the Civil War rages, all eyes turn to Vicksburg, where limited war becomes total war. Professor Miller looks at the ferocity of the fighting, at Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, and at the bitter legacy of the battle -- and the war. [P]

3:30 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Reconstruction"  Professor Miller begins the program by evoking in word and picture the battlefield after the battle of Gettysburg. With the assassination of President Lincoln, one sad chapter of American history comes to a close. [P]

4:00 AM 
Curiosity Quest  "Plate Making"  Join Joel on this unique quest to learn how plastic and foam plates are made. We've all used and seen these products, now get a behind-the-scenes look at how they are transformed. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "Money Moves"  When money moves between individuals or groups it is called a transaction. Join the Biz Kids and you'll follow a single dollar bill as it moves from a depositor's hand across the counter, down to the vault, over to the Federal Reserve, and finally out to a project the bank is financing. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Waterwise Gardening - Simple Solutions To Reduce Water Usage & Manage Runoff"  San Diego, CA and Seattle, WA. Water is a precious and limited resource, and we are using it at unsustainable rates. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Quillber's Birthday Present"  It's Aviva's birthday, and Chris and Martin decide to collect shed porcupine quills to make a beautiful necklace as a gift. As they tag along with an African Crested Porcupine, they discover that animals have different ways and even some highly specialized features to defend themselves from predators. [P]

6:00 AM 
Chefs A' Field: Culinary Adventures That Begin On The Farm  "Seattle, Washington"  Forager Anna Hoffer and renowned Chef Johnathan Sundstrom of Seattle' s Earth & Ocean Restaurant roam the wilds of the Pacific Northwest in search of Mother Nature's finest ingredients. Chef Sundstrom is one of the only chefs anywhere to offer a daily menu sauvage, built entirely on wild ingredients gathered from the mountains and waters of the Northwest. [P]

6:30 AM 
Christina Cooks  "Men and a Good Tomato"  Lycopene - the antioxidant found in red tomatoes - is proven to reduce the risk of prostate cancer in men. Christina whips up some recipes high in lycopene, including Gingered Watermelon Salsa, and Spicy Tomato and Zucchini Sauce over Penne. [P]

7:00 AM 
Wild Nevada  "Great Basin National Park"  This trip features Great Basin National Park. Located in the eastern Nevada, the park offers a variety of activities and experiences. [P]

7:30 AM 
In The Americas with David Yetman  "The Pride of Guatemala: Tikal of the Mayas"  Yetman accompanies archaeologists who explain the unfolding of Tikal as new discoveries emerge in this large urban center that dates as far back as the 4th century BC and existed as an urban center for six centuries or more. [G]

8:00 AM 
The Woodwright's Shop  "The Case for Books"  So many books, so little space! Say goodbye to cinderblocks and sagging shelves as you see how to cut the essential dado and sliding joints to build this better bookcase. [P]

8:30 AM 
Woodsmith Shop  "Sawhorse Roundup"  Every shop needs a good pair of sawhorses. The Woodsmith editors present a couple of their favorites. They'll start with a traditional heavy-duty, trestle design with mortise and tenon joinery. Then, it's on to an all new stacking-style that locks together with tabs and notches. [G]

9:00 AM 
The Victory Garden  "New"  Host Jamie Durie visits Cornerstone Gardens, a premier collection of new garden design. Correspondent Paul Epsom follows the path from seed to retail sale. [G]

9:30 AM 
For Your Home  "Curb Appeal"  [P]

10:00 AM 
Martha's Sewing Room  "Whimsical Trims from a Stick"  Using Whimsy Sticks for creating trims and flowers; Sew Quick, Sew Easy roses for headbands, shoe clips; Heirloom Quilting segment on crazy quilting with the embroidery machine; Hand embroidered ribbon stitch. Guests: Kari Mecca, Nina McVeigh, Gloria McKinnon. [P]

10:30 AM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "At Dawn's Light"  Take a walk with Bob Ross and catch a glimpse of an early winter morning's light reflected in the misty stillness of forest waters. [P]

11:00 AM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Guilty Pleasures"  Joanne confesses to her student Kyle that her favorite food is potato chips, but gives him a healthier oven "fried" version. They are so good, it's hard to save a few to go with their bruschetta blue cheese burgers and blueberry nectarine sangria. [P]

11:30 AM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Class  "Shellfish Orzo Stew & Orange, Avocado Salad"  Joanne shows her student Leigh techniques and pointers for working with and selecting the freshest seafood for a hearty, healthy stew, and how to segment citrus and prepare vinaigrette for a refreshing salad. Recipes: (1) SHELLFISH STEW WITH ORZO, (2) ORANGE, AVOCADO AND GREEN PICHOLINE SALAD. [P]

12:00 PM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "La Misma Sonrisa"  This episode features a look at the folk ballet of Mexico. Roberto rapidly recovers in the hospital and meets with Raquel and Arturo. [G]

12:30 PM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Entre La Espada Y La Pared"  This episode introduces some phrases one might use as a tourist. Fernando is transferred to a hospital in Guadalajara where he will see a specialist. [G]

1:00 PM 
Learning Science Through Inquiry  "Process Begins: Launching The Inquiry Exploration"  To inquire into specific scientific phenomena, students need to draw upon a foundation of experience. This program shows how you can encourage students to share and discuss what they already know, and to explore the materials and phenomena in an open-ended manner. [G]

2:00 PM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Conservation of Momentum"  What keeps the universe ticking away until the end of time?. [P]

2:30 PM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Harmonic Motion"  The music and mathematics of periodic motion. [P]

3:00 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Civil War"  As the Civil War rages, all eyes turn to Vicksburg, where limited war becomes total war. Professor Miller looks at the ferocity of the fighting, at Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, and at the bitter legacy of the battle -- and the war. [P]

3:30 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Reconstruction"  Professor Miller begins the program by evoking in word and picture the battlefield after the battle of Gettysburg. With the assassination of President Lincoln, one sad chapter of American history comes to a close. [P]

4:00 PM 
Curiosity Quest  "Plate Making"  Join Joel on this unique quest to learn how plastic and foam plates are made. We've all used and seen these products, now get a behind-the-scenes look at how they are transformed. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "Money Moves"  When money moves between individuals or groups it is called a transaction. Join the Biz Kids and you'll follow a single dollar bill as it moves from a depositor's hand across the counter, down to the vault, over to the Federal Reserve, and finally out to a project the bank is financing. [P]

5:00 PM 
The Electric Company  "Skills"  Keith is invited to join the Electric Company, but before he can take the oath, Francine swoops in and steals his special skill. Can the Electric Company help him get it back, or will Keith be powerless forever?. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "Spheres of Fears"  In his latest and possibly maddest scheme ever, Hacker traps Digit and the kids in one of the dreaded Spheres of Fears, a mini-galaxy of orbs populated by eerie creatures called Creepers. He wants them out of the way so that Delete, in a diva star turn, can impersonate Motherboard and convince everyone in Cyberspace to cause chaos everywhere. [P]

6:00 PM 
Essential Pepin  "Cattle Call"  Grilled Steak With Lemon-Thyme Butter; Spicy Rib Roast; Veal Chops With Caper Sauce; Braised Beef In Red Wine. [P]

6:30 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Crepes and Croissants"  [P]

7:00 PM 
Winemakers  "Marketing and Label Design"  The four remaining contestants are getting close to the final round. In this challenge they must establish a wine style and also come up with a label design, branding image and business plan for that wine. [P]

7:30 PM 
Clodagh's Irish Food Trails  "Dingle, Co Kerry - Part 2"  [P]

8:00 PM 
The Woodwright's Shop  "The Case for Books"  So many books, so little space! Say goodbye to cinderblocks and sagging shelves as you see how to cut the essential dado and sliding joints to build this better bookcase. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Heart of England and South Wales"  After King Arthur country at Glastonbury, Rick goes to prehistoric Stonehenge. He meets an eccentric lord in the Cotswolds, and visits an evocative ruined abbey in South Wales. [G]

9:00 PM 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Belgium"  Burt takes a look at Belgium and tours the capital city of Brussels. We'll find out why beer is the national drink and sample one flavored with cherries. [P]

9:30 PM 
Essential Pepin  "Cattle Call"  Grilled Steak With Lemon-Thyme Butter; Spicy Rib Roast; Veal Chops With Caper Sauce; Braised Beef In Red Wine. [P]

10:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Crepes and Croissants"  [P]

10:30 PM 
Burt Wolf: What We Eat  "Some Like It Hot: The Story of Chili Peppers"  Burt looks at how the hot pepper spread around the world and changed cooking in China and India. [G]

11:00 PM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Eat Your Vegetables"  Joanne eases the anxiety that can sometimes set in when a vegetarian is coming to dinner. Working with her fitness specialist student Randy she prepares a satisfying bulgur and feta salad and fried potato and spiced red pepper frittata that would satisfy vegetarians and meat-eaters alike. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Heart of England and South Wales"  After King Arthur country at Glastonbury, Rick goes to prehistoric Stonehenge. He meets an eccentric lord in the Cotswolds, and visits an evocative ruined abbey in South Wales. [G]


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