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August 4, 2015
12:00 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Estoy Harta!"  In this episode, "Estoy Harta," Raquel's parents arrive in Mexico and Raquel confronts her mother about not letting her know of Luis's surprise arrival. Relations are strained since Arturo and Luis do not get along, Raquel's mother does not like Arturo, and Raquel becomes increasingly annoyed with her mother and Luis. [P]

12:00 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Estoy Harta!"  In this episode, Raquel's parents arrive in Mexico and Raquel confronts her mother about not letting her know of Luis's surprise arrival. [P]

12:30 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Las Empanadas"  This episode, "Las Empanadas," features Roberto discussing again with Angela the sale of her apartment in Puerto Rico and whether she is planning to give some of the money to Jorge, a meeting between Arturo and Raquel's father, Pancho, Raquel talking with her mother about Arturo, Luis returning to Los Angeles, and Raquel taking a stroll through Chapultapec Park with Arturo and her parents. [P]

12:30 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Las Empanadas"  This episode features Roberto discussing again with Angela the sale of her apartment in Puerto Rico. [P]

1:00 AM 
Looking at Learning....Again Part 2  "Critical and Creative Thinking"  With Dr. Robert Swartz. Teachers can help students become good thinkers. [P]

2:00 AM 
Western Tradition  "The Middle Ages"  This episode describes the advent of feudalism at the end of the middle ages. Revenue at the time came from war and not taxation. [P]

2:00 AM 
Western Tradition  "The Middle Ages"  In the midst of invasion and civil disorder, a military aristocracy dominates the kingdoms of Europe. [P]

2:30 AM 
Western Tradition  "The Feudal Order"  This episode deals with feudalism as an entity, which saw its birth from religious and social circumstances in the 6th century, and its death at the hands of much those same circumstances. Praying and fighting were regarded as higher values, while production and menial work was considered lowly. [P]

2:30 AM 
Western Tradition  "The Feudal Order"  Society divides itself into three parts: those who pray, those who fight, and those who work. [P]

3:00 AM 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "Down to Earth"  This introductory episode discussed various issues and phenomena which were to be covered throughout the program. It focused on the earth's "heat engines," based in the multiples layers of the planet; earthquakes; volcanoes; landslides, and the essential functions and characteristics of water and soil. [P]

3:00 AM 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "Down to Earth"  Introduces students to the vast field of geology, using striking visuals to help students begin to appreciate the wonders of Earth. [P]

3:30 AM 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "The Restless Planet"  Revisits the beginnings of our solar system and the evolving Earth. [P]

3:30 AM 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "The Restless Planet"  This episode focused on the ever-changing nature of the planet. It discusses Earth as an engine, and traces its functions back to the planet's formation. [P]

4:00 AM 
Design Squad  "Backyard Thrill Ride"  The teams bring the adrenaline rush of an amusement park ride to the backyard of 13-year-old Andreas Hoffman. D-Squad Pro File: What is more fun then riding a roller coaster? Mechanical engineer Chris Gray would say building one! At Great Coasters International, Chris applies his creativity and engineering know-how to build exhilarating (and safe!) roller coasters. [P]

4:00 AM 
Design Squad  "Backyard Thrill Ride"  The teams bring the adrenaline rush of an amusement park ride to the backyard of 13-year-old Andreas Hoffman. [P]

4:00 AM 
Design Squad  "Backyard Thrill Ride"  The teams bring the adrenaline rush of an amusement park ride to the backyard of 13-year-old kid. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "The Biz Kids Challenge"  The Biz Kids learn the world of marketing through the "Project Lemonade Challenge." Two teams, two identical lemonade stands. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "The Biz Kids Challenge"  It's up to the kids to decide the price and promotion strategy to sell the most lemonade. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "All About Seeds (Mount Airy, NC)"  We take the mystery out of starting plants from seed and cover what you need to know to start your plants from seed for a successful garden. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "All About Seeds (Mount Airy, NC)"  Discover all that you need to know to start your plants from seed for a successful garden. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Back In Creature Time - Go Dodo Go, Part 1"  The Wild Kratts crew lament the extinction of different animals in recent history and how they'll never ever be able to see them. Aviva decides that it's finally time to unveil her most secret invention yet - the Time Trampoline! Using the trampoline, the Wild Kratts jump back in time to meet the extinct Dodo Bird of Mauritius. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Back In Creature Time - Go Dodo Go, Part 1"  The team uses the Time Trampoline to jump back in time to meet the extinct Dodo Bird of Mauritius. [P]

6:00 AM 
Farm with Ian Knauer  "Produce"  Want to know the easiest way to support your local farmer? Ian meets with a CSA farmer who's growing amazing produce. Every dish in this episode comes straight from the garden. [P]

6:00 AM 
Farm with Ian Knauer  "Produce"  A CSA farmer grows amazing produce. Every dish in this episode comes straight from the garden. [P]

6:30 AM 
Christina Cooks  "Your Skin Makeover"  Women! We're obsessed with our skin! And why not? It's the first thing we notice. Problem is, we spend too much time worrying about the outside. [P]

6:30 AM 
Christina Cooks  "Your Skin Makeover"  If we took care of the inside, our skin would be as perfect as what we see in magazines, naturally. [P]

7:00 AM 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Venice, Italy"  Burt is joined by travel expert, Steve Perillo for a tour of Venice, Italy. They take a water taxi through the canals, visit the Basilica of San Marco, the Doge's Palace and the Bell Tower. [P]

7:00 AM 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Venice, Italy"  Burt takes a water taxi through the canals and visits the Basilica of San Marco and the Bell Tower. [P]

7:30 AM 
Mineral Explorers  "Colombia"  Every day millions of dollars of emeralds are traded on the streets of Bogota, Colombia's thriving capital city, but few people ever venture to the source of these elusive geMs. In this episode, Nagin leads us over treacherous mountain roads deep in the Andes Mountains to explore Colombia's gorgeous but rugged countryside, the lives of its people, and the amazing world of emeralds. Then, it's back to the big city to visit to the hustle of the world's largest emerald district. [P]

7:30 AM 
Mineral Explorers  "Colombia"  Colombia's rugged countryside, the lives of its people and the world of emeralds are explored. [P]

8:00 AM 
Hometime  "Creekside Home Central Vac"  Discover how to streamline the cleaning of a house on all three levels with a single system. [P]

8:00 AM 
Hometime  "Creekside Home Central Vac"  Discover how to streamline the cleaning of a house on all three levels with a single system. [P]

8:30 AM 
Woodsmith Shop  "Demilune Table"  Classic details and elegant curves take center stage as the editors of Woodsmith magazine build an heirloom demilune table. [P]

8:30 AM 
Woodsmith Shop  "Demilune Table"  Classic details and elegant curves take center stage as an heirloom demilune table is built. [P]

9:00 AM 
Victory Garden's EdibleFEAST  "Madison"  In Madison, Wisconsin, stop by the home of vegetable gardener Megan Cain and learn to make an herb spiral using repurposed bricks. Watch Chef Christine Inthachith and her mother Bounyoung of Lao Laan-Xang restaurant (the first Laotian restaurant in Madison) cook up chicken laarp and fall squash curry. [P]

9:00 AM 
Victory Garden's EdibleFEAST  "Madison"  Vegetable gardener Megan Cain makes an herb spiral using repurposed bricks in Madison, Wisconsin. [P]

9:30 AM 
For Your Home  "Make Mine A Spa"  A busy realtor spends her days showing buyers new and used homes. She knows what buyers want when it comes to master bathrooMs. She also knows that her bathroom really impacts the value of her home. [P]

9:30 AM 
For Your Home  "Make Mine A Spa"  Vicki transforms an out-of- date, cramped bathroom with a new layout, tiles, fixtures and cabinets. [P]

10:00 AM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Terrific T-Shirts"  The Butterfly Tee is up next, with Lena showing you how to knit this special project, and lastly the Stripes and Short Rows scarf. [P]

10:00 AM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Terrific T-Shirts"  Lena demonstrates how to knit the The Butterfly Tee and the Stripes and Short Rows scarf. [P]

10:30 AM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "After The Rain"  Take a walk through the thick dense forest with Bob Ross; enjoy the crisp rain-fresh air, but don't get your feet wet. [P]

10:30 AM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "After The Rain"  Take a walk through the thick dense forest and enjoy the crisp rain-fresh air with Bob Ross. [P]

11:00 AM 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans Stuffed Crab Shells, Breaded Red Snapper with Shrimp, Fennel and Oranges, and Hollandaise Sauce. [P]

11:00 AM 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans Stuffed Crab Shells, Breaded Red Snapper with Shrimp, Fennel and Oranges and Hollandaise Sauce. [P]

11:30 AM 
George Hirsch Lifestyle  "Layering with Seasoning"  George plans the perfect outdoor cookout, complete with flavor-packed tasting plates, grilled steak and spice-rubbed salmon, and a decadent chocolate mousse. George visits Captain Pete who shares tips on making the perfect smoked salmon. [P]

11:30 AM 
George Hirsch Lifestyle  "Layering with Seasoning"  Sliced Steak with Garlic Butter Sauce and Asparagus and Spice Rubbed Planked Salmon are prepared. [P]

12:00 PM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Estoy Harta!"  In this episode, "Estoy Harta," Raquel's parents arrive in Mexico and Raquel confronts her mother about not letting her know of Luis's surprise arrival. Relations are strained since Arturo and Luis do not get along, Raquel's mother does not like Arturo, and Raquel becomes increasingly annoyed with her mother and Luis. [P]

12:00 PM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Estoy Harta!"  In this episode, Raquel's parents arrive in Mexico and Raquel confronts her mother about not letting her know of Luis's surprise arrival. [P]

12:30 PM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Las Empanadas"  This episode, "Las Empanadas," features Roberto discussing again with Angela the sale of her apartment in Puerto Rico and whether she is planning to give some of the money to Jorge, a meeting between Arturo and Raquel's father, Pancho, Raquel talking with her mother about Arturo, Luis returning to Los Angeles, and Raquel taking a stroll through Chapultapec Park with Arturo and her parents. [P]

12:30 PM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Las Empanadas"  This episode features Roberto discussing again with Angela the sale of her apartment in Puerto Rico. [P]

1:00 PM 
Looking at Learning....Again Part 2  "Critical and Creative Thinking"  With Dr. Robert Swartz. Teachers can help students become good thinkers. [P]

2:00 PM 
Western Tradition  "The Middle Ages"  This episode describes the advent of feudalism at the end of the middle ages. Revenue at the time came from war and not taxation. [P]

2:00 PM 
Western Tradition  "The Middle Ages"  In the midst of invasion and civil disorder, a military aristocracy dominates the kingdoms of Europe. [P]

2:30 PM 
Western Tradition  "The Feudal Order"  This episode deals with feudalism as an entity, which saw its birth from religious and social circumstances in the 6th century, and its death at the hands of much those same circumstances. Praying and fighting were regarded as higher values, while production and menial work was considered lowly. [P]

2:30 PM 
Western Tradition  "The Feudal Order"  Society divides itself into three parts: those who pray, those who fight, and those who work. [P]

3:00 PM 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "Down to Earth"  This introductory episode discussed various issues and phenomena which were to be covered throughout the program. It focused on the earth's "heat engines," based in the multiples layers of the planet; earthquakes; volcanoes; landslides, and the essential functions and characteristics of water and soil. [P]

3:00 PM 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "Down to Earth"  Introduces students to the vast field of geology, using striking visuals to help students begin to appreciate the wonders of Earth. [P]

3:30 PM 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "The Restless Planet"  Revisits the beginnings of our solar system and the evolving Earth. [P]

3:30 PM 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "The Restless Planet"  This episode focused on the ever-changing nature of the planet. It discusses Earth as an engine, and traces its functions back to the planet's formation. [P]

4:00 PM 
Design Squad  "Backyard Thrill Ride"  The teams bring the adrenaline rush of an amusement park ride to the backyard of 13-year-old Andreas Hoffman. D-Squad Pro File: What is more fun then riding a roller coaster? Mechanical engineer Chris Gray would say building one! At Great Coasters International, Chris applies his creativity and engineering know-how to build exhilarating (and safe!) roller coasters. [P]

4:00 PM 
Design Squad  "Backyard Thrill Ride"  The teams bring the adrenaline rush of an amusement park ride to the backyard of 13-year-old Andreas Hoffman. [P]

4:00 PM 
Design Squad  "Backyard Thrill Ride"  The teams bring the adrenaline rush of an amusement park ride to the backyard of 13-year-old kid. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "The Biz Kids Challenge"  The Biz Kids learn the world of marketing through the "Project Lemonade Challenge." Two teams, two identical lemonade stands. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "The Biz Kids Challenge"  It's up to the kids to decide the price and promotion strategy to sell the most lemonade. [P]

5:00 PM 
Growing a Greener World  "All About Seeds (Mount Airy, NC)"  We take the mystery out of starting plants from seed and cover what you need to know to start your plants from seed for a successful garden. [P]

5:00 PM 
Growing a Greener World  "All About Seeds (Mount Airy, NC)"  Discover all that you need to know to start your plants from seed for a successful garden. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "The Poddleville Case"  (topic: Patterns) - The diabolical Hacker wreaks havoc when he steals the power pods of Poddleville, a cybercity filled with patterns. Our heroes must use math and logic to crack the double pattern that unlocks the Poddles' cyberpower vault before Hacker and his henchmen do! The Big Idea: Patterns are sequences that repeat or change in an orderly way. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "The Poddleville Case"  Our heroes use math and logic to crack a pattern when Hacker steals the power pods of a cybercity. [P]

6:00 PM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Terrific T-Shirts"  The Butterfly Tee is up next, with Lena showing you how to knit this special project, and lastly the Stripes and Short Rows scarf. [P]

6:00 PM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Terrific T-Shirts"  Lena demonstrates how to knit the The Butterfly Tee and the Stripes and Short Rows scarf. [P]

6:30 PM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "After The Rain"  Take a walk through the thick dense forest with Bob Ross; enjoy the crisp rain-fresh air, but don't get your feet wet. [P]

6:30 PM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "After The Rain"  Take a walk through the thick dense forest and enjoy the crisp rain-fresh air with Bob Ross. [P]

7:00 PM 
Chef's Life  "Ramp-Ing Up to Spring"  Vivian hunts for ramps - Appalachian wild leeks - with renowned bacon purveyor Alan Benton near his home in the Tennessee countryside. Vivian's "ramp dealer" brings her his freshest stash, foraged from the North Carolina mountains. [P]

7:00 PM 
Chef's Life  "Ramp-Ing Up to Spring"  Vivian hunts for ramps, Appalachian wild leeks, with bacon purveyor Alan Benton in Tennessee. [P]

7:30 PM 
BBQ with Franklin  "Sausage"  Sausage, often a BBQ afterthought, is now finding reason to take center plate. Aaron makes sausage from scratch and visits some folks who are pushing the boundaries of artisan sausage-making. [P]

7:30 PM 
BBQ with Franklin  "Sausage"  Aaron makes sausage from scratch and visits some folks who are interested in artisan sausage-making. [P]

8:00 PM 
Hometime  "Creekside Home Central Vac"  Discover how to streamline the cleaning of a house on all three levels with a single system. [P]

8:00 PM 
Hometime  "Creekside Home Central Vac"  Discover how to streamline the cleaning of a house on all three levels with a single system. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "North England's Lake District and Durham"  Hiking through the Cumbrian Lake District-England's green and pristine mountain playground-we admire idyllic lakes, discover misty waterfalls, tour a slate mine, and conquer stony summits. And we'll meet the locals-and their beloved dogs and sheep-everywhere. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "North England's Lake District and Durham"  Admire idyllic lakes, waterfalls and stony summits while hiking through the Cumbrian Lake District. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "North England's Lake District and Durham"  Rick hikes through the green mountain playground of the Cumbrian Lake District. He tours a slate mine and conquers stony summits. [P]

9:00 PM 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "The Great Rivers of Europe: Nuremberg to Linz"  Burt starts off in Nuremberg with visits to the 900 year old Imperial Castle, the open farmers' market and his favorite spice cookie shop. Then he sails to Regensburg to visit the remains of an ancient Roman fort. [P]

9:00 PM 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "The Great Rivers of Europe: Nuremberg to Linz"  Burt visits a 900 year old Imperial Castle and cruises on the Danube Gorge to Weltenburg Abbey. [P]

9:30 PM 
Martha Bakes  "Citrus"  In this lesson, Martha shares her love of citrus with four favorite recipes: a light and airy orange chiffon cake bursting with flavor, Shaker lemon pie with a three-ingredient filling, mouthwatering lime squares with pistachio graham-cracker crust and an upside-down cake made with three kinds of citrus. [P]

9:30 PM 
Martha Bakes  "Citrus"  A light and airy Orange Chiffon Cake and Lime Squares with Pistachio Graham-Cracker Crust are made. [P]

10:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Hearty Spanish and Italian Soups, Revamped"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make homemade Italian Wedding Soup. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of chicken broth. [P]

10:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Hearty Spanish and Italian Soups, Revamped"  Homemade Italian Wedding Soup and hearty Spanish-Style Lentil and Chorizo Soup are prepared. [P]

10:30 PM 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Middle Eastern Mashup"  Lamb is the go-to meat of the Middle East and in this episode, Sara combines two favorite lamb dishes with recipes she learned on a recent trip to Turkey. She's got Lamb Chops with a Turkish Pear Salsa, plus Herbed Lamb and Feta Burgers. [P]

10:30 PM 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Middle Eastern Mashup"  Lamb Chops with a Turkish Pear Salsa and Herbed Lamb and Feta Burgers are prepared. [P]

11:00 PM 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans Stuffed Crab Shells, Breaded Red Snapper with Shrimp, Fennel and Oranges, and Hollandaise Sauce. [P]

11:00 PM 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans Stuffed Crab Shells, Breaded Red Snapper with Shrimp, Fennel and Oranges and Hollandaise Sauce. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "North England's Lake District and Durham"  Hiking through the Cumbrian Lake District-England's green and pristine mountain playground-we admire idyllic lakes, discover misty waterfalls, tour a slate mine, and conquer stony summits. And we'll meet the locals-and their beloved dogs and sheep-everywhere. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "North England's Lake District and Durham"  Admire idyllic lakes, waterfalls and stony summits while hiking through the Cumbrian Lake District. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "North England's Lake District and Durham"  Rick hikes through the green mountain playground of the Cumbrian Lake District. He tours a slate mine and conquers stony summits. [P]


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