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May 30, 2015
12:00 AM 
Art of the Western World  "Early Renaissance"  Part I: The rebirth of classical themes and humanistic ideas marked the Renaissance in Italy, as seen in Florentines Brunelleschi, Masaccio, Ghiberti, and Botticelli. Part II: Glowing color. [P]

1:00 AM 
Democracy In America  "Civil Rights: Demanding Equality"  This program looks at the nature of the guarantees of political and social equality, and the roles that individuals and government have played in expanding these guarantees to less-protected segments of society, such as African Americans, women, and the disabled. [P]

1:28 AM 
Democracy In America  "Legislatures: Laying Down The Law"  This program explores the idea that legislatures, although contentious bodies, are institutions composed of men and women who make representative democracy work by reflecting and reconciling the wide diversity of views held by Americans. [P]

2:00 AM 
Essential Science for Teachers: Earth and Space Science  "Session 8. Order Out of Chaos: Our Solar System"  Why do all the planets orbit the Sun in the same direction and why are the planets closest to the Sun so different from the gas giants farther out? In this session, participants gain a better understanding of the nature of the solar system by examining its formation. [P]

3:00 AM 
Teaching Channel Presents  "The New Teacher Experience"  The New Teacher Experience: Follow two teachers in Los Angeles, CA for an intimate look at what the experience is really like. Many beginning teachers in America are given keys to their classroom and left to sink or swim in isolation, but, with the support of mentors, these teachers persevere through the trials and tribulations of their first year of teaching. [P]

3:00 AM 
Teaching Channel Presents  "The New Teacher Experience"  Follow two teachers in Los Angeles, CA for an intimate look at what the experience is really like. [P]

4:00 AM 
Growing Old in a New Age  "Learning, Memory, and Speed of Behavior"  Explores what happens to our mental capacities as we age. Techniques used to maintain and augment mental functioning are examined. [P]

5:00 AM 
Science Trek  "Soil"  Joan Cartan-Hansen and her guest scientists answer students' questions about soil. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Florida Everglades, Part 2"  Host and professional wildlife photographer Doug Gardner and nature photographer Jason Hahn continue their photographic expedition through the brackish water mangroves out into the saltwater estuaries of the Florida Everglades. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Florida Everglades, Part 2"  A photographic expedition through the water mangroves and saltwater estuaries of the Everglades. [P]

6:00 AM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Summer Wildflowers"  Host and professional wildlife photographer Doug Gardner explores the Great Smoky Mountains to photograph summer wildflowers with nature photographer Kevin AdaMs.. [P]

6:00 AM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Summer Wildflowers"  Doug Gardner explores the Great Smoky Mountains to photograph summer wildflowers with Kevin Adams. [P]

6:30 AM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Peru: Manu"  It's a place where clouds conceal rare birds, animals blend into the forest, predators hide in the shadows and native peoples are disappearing. Manu, in southern Peru, belongs to the largest area of protected rain forest in the Amazon. [P]

6:30 AM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Peru: Manu"  Art goes downriver and encounters spectacular birds, animals and peoples of the Amazon. [P]

6:30 AM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Peru: Manu"  In the largest area of protected rainforest in the Amazon, Art encounters spectacular birds, animals and peoples of the Amazon - all struggling to survive. [P]

7:00 AM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Atlantic Puffins"  Host and professional wildlife photographer Doug Gardner travels to Machias Seal Island off the coast of Maine to photograph Atlantic Puffins and Razorbills. [P]

7:00 AM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Atlantic Puffins"  Atlantic Puffins and Razorbills are photographed on Machias Seal Island off the coast of Maine. [P]

7:30 AM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Kenya: Masai Mara and El Karama"  East Africa is a vast stage on which the circular, never-ending journey known as the Great Migration has played out for millions of years. After going eye to eye with thousands of wildebeest and zebra, Art enlists an old friend and bush pilot to help him capture aerial patterns of migrating herds and flocks of flamingos. [P]

7:30 AM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Kenya: Masai Mara and El Karama"  A bush pilot helps Art capture aerial patterns of migrating herds and flocks of flamingos. [P]

7:30 AM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Kenya: Masai Mara and El Karama"  Art goes eye-to-eye with thousands of wildebeest and zebra during the Great Migration of East Africa. An old friend and bush pilot helps him capture aerial patterns of the herds and flocks of flamingos. [P]

8:00 AM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Florida Everglades, Part 1"  Host and professional wildlife photographer Doug Gardner and nature photographer Jason Hahn wade through mystical swamps and mangrove tunnels in the Florida Everglades in search of beautiful subjects to photograph. [P]

8:00 AM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Florida Everglades, Part 1"  Photographers wade through mystical swamps and mangrove tunnels in search of beautiful subjects. [P]

8:30 AM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Florida Everglades, Part 2"  Host and professional wildlife photographer Doug Gardner and nature photographer Jason Hahn continue their photographic expedition through the brackish water mangroves out into the saltwater estuaries of the Florida Everglades. [P]

8:30 AM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Florida Everglades, Part 2"  A photographic expedition through the water mangroves and saltwater estuaries of the Everglades. [P]

9:00 AM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "India - Varanasi to Bandhavgarh"  Allahabad and Varanasi are India's holiest river towns. Allahabad hosts the largest religious gathering on the planet at the confluence of its sacred rivers. [P]

9:00 AM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "India - Varanasi to Bandhavgarh"  Visit India's holiest river towns and home of the largest religious gathering on the planet. [P]

9:00 AM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "India - Varanasi to Bandhavgarh"  Wolfe joins nearly 20 million pilgrims for a dip in the Ganges and captures images of Hindu holy men who have renounced all worldly pursuits. Downstream, in ancient Varanasi, the sacred and the ordinary meet in a swirl of color, fire and ritual. [P]

9:30 AM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "The Southern Ocean: South Georgia Island"  Lying between wind-ravaged Cape Horn and Antarctica, South Georgia Island is an icy oasis with an abundance of wildlife. Stunningly beautiful and rugged, this island sanctuary protects thousands of sea birds and marine mammals. [P]

9:30 AM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "The Southern Ocean: South Georgia Island"  Explore the region's emerald bays & fjords & visit colonies of king penguins & elephant seals. [P]

9:30 AM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "The Southern Ocean: South Georgia Island"  Wolfe returns to his favorite place, lying between Cape Horn and Antarctica, an icy oasis with abundant wildlife. He explores the emerald bays and fjords and visits colonies of King penguins, wandering albatross and elephant seals. [P]

10:00 AM 
Cooking with Nick Stellino  "A Taste of Italy"  Scallops Mari e Monti; Chicken Milanese with Braised Artichoke; Old-Fashion Chocolate Pudding. [P]

10:00 AM 
Cooking with Nick Stellino  "A Taste of Italy"  Recipes include Scallops Mari e Monti and Chicken Milanese with Braised Artichoke. [P]

10:30 AM 
Simply Ming  "Shrimp & Garlic: Compass-Wide Comfort Combo"  MATT GOULDING/Gambas Al Ajilla. On this episode of Simply Ming, we explore a comfort food from the sea: shrimp. [P]

10:30 AM 
Simply Ming  "Shrimp & Garlic: Compass-Wide Comfort Combo"  Ming prepares Sauteed Shrimp with Garlic Black Pepper Sauce over rice and Gambas al Ajillo. [P]

11:00 AM 
Essential Pepin  "All Puffed Up"  Sugared Puff Paste Sticks; Fast Puff Pastry; Crystallized Puff Paste Of Orange; Choux A La Creme; Chocolate Paris-Brest Cake. [P]

11:00 AM 
Essential Pepin  "All Puffed Up"  Sugared Puff Paste Sticks, Fast Puff Pastry and Crystallized Puff Paste Of Orange are whipped up. [P]

11:30 AM 
Lidia's Kitchen  "A Light Summery Meal"  Today, Lidia serves a beautiful Striped Bass with Tomato Pesto over a bed of fennel as the star of the meal. She then creates a tasty dish of Mint String Beans. [P]

11:30 AM 
Lidia's Kitchen  "A Light Summery Meal"  Lidia serves a beautiful Striped Bass with Tomato Pesto over a bed of Fennel and Mint String Beans. [P]

12:00 PM 
Art of the Western World  "Early Renaissance"  Part I: The rebirth of classical themes and humanistic ideas marked the Renaissance in Italy, as seen in Florentines Brunelleschi, Masaccio, Ghiberti, and Botticelli. Part II: Glowing color. [P]

1:00 PM 
Democracy In America  "Civil Rights: Demanding Equality"  This program looks at the nature of the guarantees of political and social equality, and the roles that individuals and government have played in expanding these guarantees to less-protected segments of society, such as African Americans, women, and the disabled. [P]

1:28 PM 
Democracy In America  "Legislatures: Laying Down The Law"  This program explores the idea that legislatures, although contentious bodies, are institutions composed of men and women who make representative democracy work by reflecting and reconciling the wide diversity of views held by Americans. [P]

2:00 PM 
Essential Science for Teachers: Earth and Space Science  "Session 8. Order Out of Chaos: Our Solar System"  Why do all the planets orbit the Sun in the same direction and why are the planets closest to the Sun so different from the gas giants farther out? In this session, participants gain a better understanding of the nature of the solar system by examining its formation. [P]

3:00 PM 
Teaching Channel Presents  "The New Teacher Experience"  The New Teacher Experience: Follow two teachers in Los Angeles, CA for an intimate look at what the experience is really like. Many beginning teachers in America are given keys to their classroom and left to sink or swim in isolation, but, with the support of mentors, these teachers persevere through the trials and tribulations of their first year of teaching. [P]

3:00 PM 
Teaching Channel Presents  "The New Teacher Experience"  Follow two teachers in Los Angeles, CA for an intimate look at what the experience is really like. [P]

4:00 PM 
Growing Old in a New Age  "Learning, Memory, and Speed of Behavior"  Explores what happens to our mental capacities as we age. Techniques used to maintain and augment mental functioning are examined. [P]

5:00 PM 
Science Trek  "Soil"  Joan Cartan-Hansen and her guest scientists answer students' questions about soil. [P]

5:30 PM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Florida Everglades, Part 2"  Host and professional wildlife photographer Doug Gardner and nature photographer Jason Hahn continue their photographic expedition through the brackish water mangroves out into the saltwater estuaries of the Florida Everglades. [P]

5:30 PM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Florida Everglades, Part 2"  A photographic expedition through the water mangroves and saltwater estuaries of the Everglades. [P]

6:00 PM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Summer Wildflowers"  Host and professional wildlife photographer Doug Gardner explores the Great Smoky Mountains to photograph summer wildflowers with nature photographer Kevin AdaMs.. [P]

6:00 PM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Summer Wildflowers"  Doug Gardner explores the Great Smoky Mountains to photograph summer wildflowers with Kevin Adams. [P]

6:30 PM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Peru: Manu"  It's a place where clouds conceal rare birds, animals blend into the forest, predators hide in the shadows and native peoples are disappearing. Manu, in southern Peru, belongs to the largest area of protected rain forest in the Amazon. [P]

6:30 PM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Peru: Manu"  Art goes downriver and encounters spectacular birds, animals and peoples of the Amazon. [P]

6:30 PM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Peru: Manu"  In the largest area of protected rainforest in the Amazon, Art encounters spectacular birds, animals and peoples of the Amazon - all struggling to survive. [P]

7:00 PM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Atlantic Puffins"  Host and professional wildlife photographer Doug Gardner travels to Machias Seal Island off the coast of Maine to photograph Atlantic Puffins and Razorbills. [P]

7:00 PM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Atlantic Puffins"  Atlantic Puffins and Razorbills are photographed on Machias Seal Island off the coast of Maine. [P]

7:30 PM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Kenya: Masai Mara and El Karama"  East Africa is a vast stage on which the circular, never-ending journey known as the Great Migration has played out for millions of years. After going eye to eye with thousands of wildebeest and zebra, Art enlists an old friend and bush pilot to help him capture aerial patterns of migrating herds and flocks of flamingos. [P]

7:30 PM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Kenya: Masai Mara and El Karama"  A bush pilot helps Art capture aerial patterns of migrating herds and flocks of flamingos. [P]

7:30 PM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Kenya: Masai Mara and El Karama"  Art goes eye-to-eye with thousands of wildebeest and zebra during the Great Migration of East Africa. An old friend and bush pilot helps him capture aerial patterns of the herds and flocks of flamingos. [P]

8:00 PM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Florida Everglades, Part 1"  Host and professional wildlife photographer Doug Gardner and nature photographer Jason Hahn wade through mystical swamps and mangrove tunnels in the Florida Everglades in search of beautiful subjects to photograph. [P]

8:00 PM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Florida Everglades, Part 1"  Photographers wade through mystical swamps and mangrove tunnels in search of beautiful subjects. [P]

8:30 PM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Florida Everglades, Part 2"  Host and professional wildlife photographer Doug Gardner and nature photographer Jason Hahn continue their photographic expedition through the brackish water mangroves out into the saltwater estuaries of the Florida Everglades. [P]

8:30 PM 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Florida Everglades, Part 2"  A photographic expedition through the water mangroves and saltwater estuaries of the Everglades. [P]

9:00 PM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "India - Varanasi to Bandhavgarh"  Allahabad and Varanasi are India's holiest river towns. Allahabad hosts the largest religious gathering on the planet at the confluence of its sacred rivers. [P]

9:00 PM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "India - Varanasi to Bandhavgarh"  Visit India's holiest river towns and home of the largest religious gathering on the planet. [P]

9:00 PM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "India - Varanasi to Bandhavgarh"  Wolfe joins nearly 20 million pilgrims for a dip in the Ganges and captures images of Hindu holy men who have renounced all worldly pursuits. Downstream, in ancient Varanasi, the sacred and the ordinary meet in a swirl of color, fire and ritual. [P]

9:30 PM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "The Southern Ocean: South Georgia Island"  Lying between wind-ravaged Cape Horn and Antarctica, South Georgia Island is an icy oasis with an abundance of wildlife. Stunningly beautiful and rugged, this island sanctuary protects thousands of sea birds and marine mammals. [P]

9:30 PM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "The Southern Ocean: South Georgia Island"  Explore the region's emerald bays & fjords & visit colonies of king penguins & elephant seals. [P]

9:30 PM 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "The Southern Ocean: South Georgia Island"  Wolfe returns to his favorite place, lying between Cape Horn and Antarctica, an icy oasis with abundant wildlife. He explores the emerald bays and fjords and visits colonies of King penguins, wandering albatross and elephant seals. [P]

10:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Special-Occasion Roasts"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to making the best Pepper-Crusted Beef Tenderloin Roast. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top pick for pepper grinders in the Equipment Corner. [P]

10:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Special-Occasion Roasts"  Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to making the best Pepper-Crusted Beef Tenderloin Roast. [P]

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Shrimp & Garlic: Compass-Wide Comfort Combo"  MATT GOULDING/Gambas Al Ajilla. On this episode of Simply Ming, we explore a comfort food from the sea: shrimp. [P]

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Shrimp & Garlic: Compass-Wide Comfort Combo"  Ming prepares Sauteed Shrimp with Garlic Black Pepper Sauce over rice and Gambas al Ajillo. [P]

11:00 PM 
Chef John Besh's Family Table Almost Anything Risotto; Simple Meat Ragout; Curried Anything Shrimp. [P]

11:00 PM 
Chef John Besh's Family Table Almost Anything Risotto, a simple Meat Ragout and Curried Anything Shrimp are featured. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Belgium: Bruges and Brussels"  Belgium is a land of contrasts. From the powerhouse headquarters of the European Union and Europe's grandest square in big-city Brussels, we go quaint with delicate lace and back lane bike rides in small- town Bruges. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Belgium: Bruges and Brussels"  Visit the European Union, a medieval hospital, a carillon concert and Europe's grandest square. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Belgium: Bruges and Brussels"  Rick explores this land of contrasts from the powerhouse headquarters of the European Union and Europe's grandest square in Belgium to small-town Bruges with its back-land bicycle rides. He checks into a medieval hospital, savors exquisite art and climbs a bell tower. [P]


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