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12:00 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Vista Al Mar (A View of the Sea)"  This episode covers words for rooms in a home, words used when shopping for an apartment, and the Puerto Rican community in New York City. [G]

12:30 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "El Don Juan (The Don Juan)"  In this episode, there is no new vocabulary. Angela's boyfriend Jorge makes a verbal pass at Raquel. [G]

1:00 AM 
Unseen Life On Earth: An Introduction to Microbiology  "Microbial Control"  Microbial Control addresses the different levels of human intervention necessary to control microorganisms. These range from the processing and packaging of our food, to sterilization in hospitals to prevent potentially dangerous encounters with microbes to the use of antibiotics to control infections when they occur. [G]

1:30 AM 
Unseen Life On Earth: An Introduction to Microbiology  "Microbial Interactions"  This program examines the relationships between microbes and other life forms that are essential for most animal life. Although plant materials form the basic food-stuff of most herbivores, they require intestinal microbes to process that plant material into materials animals can use. [P]

2:00 AM 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "Northwest Contrast"  What challenges continue to face this Russian port in post-Soviet society? Vologda: Russian Farming in Flux - How have previously state-owned collective farms changed with privatization? [G]

2:30 AM 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "Holding The Hinterlands"  Dagestan: Caucuses Disconnect? The ethnically diverse, Islamic republic of Dagestan contrasts with neighboring Chechnya where rebels fight for independence.Bratsk: The Legacy of Central Planning - Communist ambitions create the world's largest hydroelectric project followed by a Russian city in the middle of Siberia. [G]

3:00 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Fifties"  World War II is fought to its bitter end in the Pacific and the world lives with the legacy of its final moment: the atomic bomb. Professor Miller continues the story as veterans return from the war and create new lives for themselves in the '50s. [P]

3:30 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Sixties"  Professor Scharff weaves the story of the Civil Rights movement with stories of the Vietnam War and Watergate to create a portrait of a decade. Lyndon Johnson emerges as a pivotal character, along with Stokely Carmichael, Fanny Lou Hamer, and other luminaries of the era. [P]

4:00 AM 
SciGirls  "Puppet Power"  SciGirl Anna and her friends engineer a giant pig puppet, complete with blinking eyes and a twirling tail, for a May Day parade. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "How to Make A Million Bucks!"  It is possible! If you start early and save consistently, you'll take advantage of the power of compound interest. You can make a million by working hard, spending less than you make, and saving, saving, saving. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Young Farmers (Atlanta, GA)"  There's a new wave of farmers emerging who are young, educated, hard working and extremely environmentally passionate. As traditional farmers are retiring, these young farmers are answering the call for a healthier tomorrow. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Let The Rhinos Roll!"  The Wild Kratts team is on an important mission to unearth why Rhinos are mysteriously disappearing from the African Savannah. They soon discover that Zach Varmitech has been kidnapping them to create a new super Rhino Dozers so the creature adventurers devise a plan to rescue them - and it just might work! Along the way, they explore the nature of symbiotic relationships and learn that animals have different structures and behaviors that help them defend themselves. [P]

6:00 AM 
Chefs A' Field: Culinary Adventures That Begin On The Farm  "Washington, Virginia - Apples"  Chef Patrick O'Connell is the winner of every major food award and is considered America's greatest chef. His secret? A bit of whimsy, and impeccable ingredients gathered from the countryside that surrounds his famous Inn at Little Washington. [P]

6:30 AM 
Christina Cooks  "Purity"  Everything eaten eventually becomes part of the blood, which feeds the body's organs and creates overall health. Christina wants viewers to think of your blood as "fuel" and to eat for healthy living. [P]

7:00 AM 
Rudy Maxa's World  "South Africa: Safari"  Rudy experiences the wildlife of South Africa - lions, giraffes, elephants and dozens of other animals in their natural habitat. Wildlife photographer Joe Pontecorvo films this episode to bring the excitement of the wild into the living room. [G]

7:30 AM 
In The Americas with David Yetman  "Brazil: The Diamond Range"  Yetman tours the Chapada Diamantina, once a rich source of diamonds. Now with its sheer cliffs and steep mountainsides, it is an increasingly popular recreational region. [G]

8:00 AM 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Corner Cupboard - Part 2"  Complete your corner cupboard with glass casement doors and molded crown. [P]

8:30 AM 
Woodsmith Shop  "Easy Cabinet Construction"  Looks can be deceiving. Editors from Woodsmith magazine show you how to put together a beautiful cabinet that's quick and easy to build. [P]

9:00 AM 
The Victory Garden  "Edible Gardens"  This week, the program is digging in and showing you how to prepare, grow and feast from a victory garden of your own. Gardening correspondent Paul Epsom shares tips from New York's finest - the edible gardens at the New York Botanical Garden. [P]

9:30 AM 
For Your Home  "Landscape Makeover"  [P]

10:00 AM 
Martha's Sewing Room  "Princess Pettiskirts"  Using a machine ruffler foot to create a pettiskirt; Sew Quick, Sew Easy techniques for embellishing baby knits; And Sew On segment on colorfast Presencia hand fibers; Hand embroidered hemstitched eyelet. Guests: Kari Mecca, Jeff Williams, Wendy Schoen. [P]

10:30 AM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Barn In Snow Oval"  Big ol' country barn snuggled in the snow, here's a Bob Ross oval scene with fun checkered background. [P]

11:00 AM 
New Scandinavian Cooking with Andreas Viestad  "The Pearl of Fjords"  Andreas fishes a small stream at Geiranger Fjord and demonstrates uses for nettle plants. He also provides a glimpse into historic farming practices. [G]

11:30 AM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Class  "Tomato & Mozzarella Farfalle & Crispy Cracker Bread"  Joanne raises the curtain on her student Bob's cooking skills as she shows him how to make a tangy cheese pasta dish and roll dough for the crispiest cracker bread. Recipes: (1) FARFALLE WITH OLIVES, CAPERS, TOMATOES AND MOZZARELLA, (2) CRISPY CRACKER BREAD. [P]

12:00 PM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Vista Al Mar (A View of the Sea)"  This episode covers words for rooms in a home, words used when shopping for an apartment, and the Puerto Rican community in New York City. [G]

12:30 PM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "El Don Juan (The Don Juan)"  In this episode, there is no new vocabulary. Angela's boyfriend Jorge makes a verbal pass at Raquel. [G]

1:00 PM 
Unseen Life On Earth: An Introduction to Microbiology  "Microbial Control"  Microbial Control addresses the different levels of human intervention necessary to control microorganisms. These range from the processing and packaging of our food, to sterilization in hospitals to prevent potentially dangerous encounters with microbes to the use of antibiotics to control infections when they occur. [G]

1:30 PM 
Unseen Life On Earth: An Introduction to Microbiology  "Microbial Interactions"  This program examines the relationships between microbes and other life forms that are essential for most animal life. Although plant materials form the basic food-stuff of most herbivores, they require intestinal microbes to process that plant material into materials animals can use. [P]

2:00 PM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "From Atoms to Quarks"  Electron waves attracted to the nucleus of an atom help account for the periodic table of the elements and ultimately lead to the search forquarks. [P]

2:30 PM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Quantum Mechanical Universe"  A last look at where we've been and a peek into the future. [P]

3:00 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Fifties"  World War II is fought to its bitter end in the Pacific and the world lives with the legacy of its final moment: the atomic bomb. Professor Miller continues the story as veterans return from the war and create new lives for themselves in the '50s. [P]

3:30 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Sixties"  Professor Scharff weaves the story of the Civil Rights movement with stories of the Vietnam War and Watergate to create a portrait of a decade. Lyndon Johnson emerges as a pivotal character, along with Stokely Carmichael, Fanny Lou Hamer, and other luminaries of the era. [P]

4:00 PM 
SciGirls  "Puppet Power"  SciGirl Anna and her friends engineer a giant pig puppet, complete with blinking eyes and a twirling tail, for a May Day parade. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "How to Make A Million Bucks!"  It is possible! If you start early and save consistently, you'll take advantage of the power of compound interest. You can make a million by working hard, spending less than you make, and saving, saving, saving. [P]

5:00 PM 
The Electric Company  "Off Target"  A neighborhood kid, Marcus Barnes, has just found out he has the wordball power.well, kind of. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "Mother's Day"  Special Holiday Episode!" It's Mother's Day in cyberspace - and Hacker is determined to ruin it for everyone, especially Motherboard, by derailing the train that picks up the rare and colorful Madre Bonitas. This beautiful flower symbolizes Mother's Day, and it must be harvested on this one day only. [P]

6:00 PM 
Essential Pepin  "Ocean Options"  [P]

6:30 PM 

7:00 PM 
Primal Grill with Steven Raichlen  "Fired Up, Down Under"  Ozzies (Australians) and Kiwis (New Zealanders) may live half a world away, but they're every bit as grilling-obsessed as we North Americans are. Case in point: an Australian favorite, the proverbial "shrimp on the barbie," grilled here with basil and prosciutto and flambeed with Pernod. [P]

7:30 PM 
Clodagh's Irish Food Trails  "Aran Islands and Galway"  [P]

8:00 PM 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Corner Cupboard - Part 2"  Complete your corner cupboard with glass casement doors and molded crown. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Dubrovnik and Balkan Side-Trips"  From Dubrovnik, a remarkably preserved medieval fortress city, Rick ventures into less-visited corners of the former Yugoslavia. In Bosnia, he visits Mostar. In Montenegro, he sails the fjord-like Bay of Kotor. [G]

9:00 PM 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Connecting The Dots In America"  [P]

9:30 PM 
Essential Pepin  "Ocean Options"  [P]

10:00 PM 

10:30 PM 
Burt Wolf: What We Eat  "Milk's Leap Toward Immortality: The Story of Cheese"  Columbus brought the first cows to the Western hemisphere. Burt traces the history of cheese making in the Americas. [G]

11:00 PM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Simply Elegant"  [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Dubrovnik and Balkan Side-Trips"  From Dubrovnik, a remarkably preserved medieval fortress city, Rick ventures into less-visited corners of the former Yugoslavia. In Bosnia, he visits Mostar. In Montenegro, he sails the fjord-like Bay of Kotor. [G]


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