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April 25, 2014
12:00 AM 
Great Conversations  "George Soros and John. D. Podesta"  George Soros (financial authority and author of The Age of Fallibility) and John. D. Podesta (Center for American Progress). [P]

12:00 AM 
Great Conversations  "George Soros and John. D. Podesta"  Financial authority George Soros and John. D. Podesta of the Center for American Progress appear. [P]

1:00 AM 
Private Universe Project In Mathematics  "Thinking Like A Mathematician"  What does a mathematician do? What does it mean to "think like a mathematician"? This program parallels what a mathematician does in real-life with the creative thinking of students. [P]

2:00 AM 
Western Tradition  "The First World War and the Rise of Fascism"  This episode covers World War I and the rise of fascism. The creation of the Great Powers had kept the peace for a very long time, but conflict was inevitable. [P]

2:00 AM 
Western Tradition  "The First World War and the Rise of Fascism"  As the old empires crumble in the war, totalitarian states arise throughout Europe. [P]

2:30 AM 
Western Tradition  "The Second World War"  This episode describes World War II. The war was far more destructive than any before it. [P]

2:30 AM 
Western Tradition  "The Second World War"  The war leaves Europe balanced between the first two superpowers: the Soviet Union and the United States. [P]

3:00 AM 
Biography of America, A  "America at Its Centennial"  As America celebrates its centennial, 5 million people descend on Philadelphia to celebrate America's technological achievements, but some of the early principles of the Republic remain unrealized. Professor Miller and his team of historians examine where America is in 1876 and discuss the question of race. [P]

3:30 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Industrial Supremacy"  Steel and stockyards are featured in this program as the mighty engine of industrialism thunders forward at the end of the nineteenth century. Professor Miller continues the story of the American Industrial Revolution in New York and Chicago, looking at the lives of Andrew Carnegie, Gustavus Swift, and the countless workers in the packinghouse and on the factory floor. [P]

4:00 AM 
Curiosity Quest Goes Green  "Organic Farming"  What exactly is "organic farming?" Many farmers in this country are working hard to keep their fruits and vegetables free of many chemicals and pesticides but on this episode, you will learn that this task is not as easy as it sounds. [P]

4:00 AM 
Curiosity Quest Goes Green  "Organic Farming"  Farmers working to keep their fruits and vegetables free of chemicals and pesticides are showcased. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "Taking Charge of Your Financial Future"  Join the Biz Kids as they figure out where they want to be financially and make plans on how to get there. You can work on your plans and meet some new kid entrepreneurs, too. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "Taking Charge of Your Financial Future"  The Biz Kids figure out where they want to be financially and make plans on how to get there. [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]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Waterwise Gardening - Simple Solutions To Reduce Water Usage & Manage Runoff"  The best ways to irrigate your garden and preserve the soil moisture you already have are explored. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Flight of the Pollinators"  When a miniaturized Chris gets covered with pollen and ends up sticking to a bee, he's off into the remarkable world of the pollinators. Martin, Aviva, and the rest of the creature explorers must find Chris in an adventure that uncovers the amazing delivery system of plants and their animal partners. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Flight of the Pollinators"  A miniaturized Chris gets covered with pollen and ends up sticking to a bee. [P]

6:00 AM 
Ciao Italia  "Exquisite Cakes/Le Torte Squisite"  Mary Ann and young friend Rachel Carew join forces nella cucina to satisfy their sweet tooths by preparing an Upside Down Peach Tart. But that's not all; there's still time to make a rich and creamy ricotta cheesecake in amaretti cookie crust to create, -- more importantly, to enjoy a tavola (at the table). [P]

6:00 AM 
Ciao Italia  "Exquisite Cakes/Le Torte Squisite"  Upside Down Peach Tart and a creamy Ricotta Cheesecake in Amaretti Cookie Crust are created. [P]

6:30 AM 
Great American Seafood Cook-Off Fires blazed and seafood sizzled as New Orleans hosted the fifth annual Great American Seafood Cook-Off in August 2008. During the two-day competition, 15 chefs from 14 different states prepared their best dishes using the seafood indigenous to their state. [P]

6:30 AM 
Great American Seafood Cook-Off Highlights from the event in New Orleans include Redfish Courtboullion and Striped Bass Panzanella. [P]

7:00 AM 
Richard Bangs' Adventures with Purpose Hong Kong: Quest for the Dragon In the eighth installment of his ADVENTURES WITH PURPOSE series, renowned adventurer Richard Bangs ventures into the heart of Hong Kong to discover what forces drive a city in which the spiritual concept of chi and the worldly concept of wealth coexist. Bangs begins by taking in one of the most dazzling festivals on earth, Chinese New Year. [P]

7:00 AM 
Richard Bangs' Adventures with Purpose Hong Kong: Quest for the Dragon Explore the dazzling Chinese New Year festival and streets beneath the Central District skyscrapers. [P]

7:00 AM 
Richard Bangs' Adventures with Purpose Hong Kong: Quest for the Dragon In the eighth installment of his series, traveler Richard Bangs ventures into the heart of Hong Kong. He begins by taking in one of the most dazzling festivals on Earth, Chinese New Year. [P]

8:00 AM 
This Old House  "Arlington Italianate Project 2014/Decorative Details"  Paul Grothouse installs a teak island top in the kitchen, while Jim Snyder installs a solid surface vanity top in the master bath. Designer Christine Tuttle reviews how the vision for the house evolved from fabric, paint and light fixture choices. [P]

8:00 AM 
This Old House  "Arlington Italianate Project 2014/Decorative Details"  A teak island top in the kitchen and a solid surface vanity top in the master bath are showcased. [P]

8:30 AM 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Demilune Table"  [P]

9:00 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "The Unusual"  [P]

9:30 AM 
b organic with Michele Beschen  "Kids and Nature"  [P]

10:00 AM 
Quilting Arts  "Functional Quilting"  [P]

10:30 AM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "My Girl, Part 1"  [P]

11:00 AM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Spanish Fiesta"  [P]

11:30 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden to Table  "Salad Greens"  P. Allen Smith demonstrates the ease of growing your own salad greens. [P]

11:30 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden to Table  "Salad Greens"  P. Allen Smith demonstrates the ease of growing your own salad greens and shows his favorites. [P]

11:30 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden to Table  "Salad Greens"  Smith demonstrates how easy it is to grow salad greens, explores the vocabulary and range of leafy greens, and shows off his favorites. The kitchen demonstration is a Nicoise salad. [P]

12:00 PM 
Connect with English  "Casey at the Bat/The Art Gallery"  In the first segment, Rebecca is a hit teaching softball and gets a full time job at Alexs after-school program. Alberto send flowers, and asks her to a gallery opening Saturday evening. [P]

12:00 PM 
Connect with English  "Casey at the Bat/The Art Gallery"  Rebecca is a hit teaching softball and gets a full time job at Alex's after-school program and on her date with Alberto, she discovers that a photograph of her in the canyon is on display at the gallery. [P]

12:30 PM 
Connect with English  "The Picnic/Prejudice"  In the first segment, Ramon and Rebecca have a nice chat at a picnic for the after-school program, but are interrupted when some racist kids taunt Vincent Wang for being Chinese. Alex tries to defend him, but some of the other children in the program dont take the incident seriously. [P]

12:30 PM 
Connect with English  "The Picnic/Prejudice"  Ramon and Rebecca have a nice chat at a picnic for the after-school program, but are interrupted when some racist kids taunt Vincent Wang for being Chinese. [P]

1:00 PM 
Private Universe Project In Mathematics  "Thinking Like A Mathematician"  What does a mathematician do? What does it mean to "think like a mathematician"? This program parallels what a mathematician does in real-life with the creative thinking of students. [P]

2:00 PM 
Western Tradition  "The First World War and the Rise of Fascism"  This episode covers World War I and the rise of fascism. The creation of the Great Powers had kept the peace for a very long time, but conflict was inevitable. [P]

2:00 PM 
Western Tradition  "The First World War and the Rise of Fascism"  As the old empires crumble in the war, totalitarian states arise throughout Europe. [P]

2:30 PM 
Western Tradition  "The Second World War"  This episode describes World War II. The war was far more destructive than any before it. [P]

2:30 PM 
Western Tradition  "The Second World War"  The war leaves Europe balanced between the first two superpowers: the Soviet Union and the United States. [P]

3:00 PM 
Biography of America, A  "America at Its Centennial"  As America celebrates its centennial, 5 million people descend on Philadelphia to celebrate America's technological achievements, but some of the early principles of the Republic remain unrealized. Professor Miller and his team of historians examine where America is in 1876 and discuss the question of race. [P]

3:30 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Industrial Supremacy"  Steel and stockyards are featured in this program as the mighty engine of industrialism thunders forward at the end of the nineteenth century. Professor Miller continues the story of the American Industrial Revolution in New York and Chicago, looking at the lives of Andrew Carnegie, Gustavus Swift, and the countless workers in the packinghouse and on the factory floor. [P]

4:00 PM 
Curiosity Quest Goes Green  "Organic Farming"  What exactly is "organic farming?" Many farmers in this country are working hard to keep their fruits and vegetables free of many chemicals and pesticides but on this episode, you will learn that this task is not as easy as it sounds. [P]

4:00 PM 
Curiosity Quest Goes Green  "Organic Farming"  Farmers working to keep their fruits and vegetables free of chemicals and pesticides are showcased. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "Taking Charge of Your Financial Future"  Join the Biz Kids as they figure out where they want to be financially and make plans on how to get there. You can work on your plans and meet some new kid entrepreneurs, too. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "Taking Charge of Your Financial Future"  The Biz Kids figure out where they want to be financially and make plans on how to get there. [P]

5:00 PM 
The Electric Company  "Oh Danny Boy"  Hector and Danny join forces in a doubles ping pong tournament. Will they find friendship in victory?. [P]

5:00 PM 
The Electric Company  "Oh Danny Boy"  Hector and Danny team up for a doubles ping pong tournament. Will they find friendship in victory?. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "Trash Creep"  Perfectamundo isn't so perfect anymore - the trash is out of control! A giant garbage heap threatens to break through the cybersite's dome, and the CyberSquad must become garbologists in order to reduce the rubbish. Hacker, meanwhile, is digging through the very same heap for some mistakenly discarded seeds that will allow him to grow an army of monster plants to take over Cyberspace. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "Trash Creep"  The Cybersquad take action when a giant garbage heap threatens to break the cybersite's dome. [P]

6:00 PM 
Quilting Arts  "Functional Quilting"  We all love to quilt - but not every piece belongs on the wall. It's fun to include quilting in the items we use every day. [P]

6:00 PM 
Quilting Arts  "Functional Quilting"  A triangular shaped carry all pouch featuring piping is made that is perfect for carrying makeup. [P]

6:30 PM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "My Girl, Part 1"  (18 x 24 stretched canvas; Acrylic Medium) First begins with a rough basic sketch of the basic land masses and brief discussion about the ocean. Then under-paints a late evening sunset and talks about leveling the horizon line. [P]

6:30 PM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "My Girl, Part 1"  Jerry begins with a rough basic sketch of the basic land masses and a discussion about the ocean. [P]

7:00 PM 
Chef's Life  "Muscadine Time"  Ben, Vivian and the twins pick muscadine grapes at a small local vineyard while learning the history of this native grape. Vivian visits Mike and Gator, her grape suppliers, and makes homemade wine. [P]

7:00 PM 
Chef's Life  "Muscadine Time"  Vivian picks muscadine grapes at a small local vineyard and makes a pizza with mulled muscadines. [P]

7:30 PM 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Meals in a Minute"  [P]

8:00 PM 
This Old House  "Arlington Italianate Project 2014/Decorative Details"  Paul Grothouse installs a teak island top in the kitchen, while Jim Snyder installs a solid surface vanity top in the master bath. Designer Christine Tuttle reviews how the vision for the house evolved from fabric, paint and light fixture choices. [P]

8:00 PM 
This Old House  "Arlington Italianate Project 2014/Decorative Details"  A teak island top in the kitchen and a solid surface vanity top in the master bath are showcased. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Munich and the Foothills of the Alps"  [P]

9:00 PM 
Travelscope  "Swiss Roots"  Joseph joins his producer and wife, Julie, on her search for her Swiss roots in and around Lucerne, Switzerland. Their hunt takes Travelscope atop Mount Pilatus where they scale the local peaks, try their hand at cheese making and then travel across Lake Lucerne to historic alp horn and handoergeli (Swiss accordion) shops in the village of Schwyz. [P]

9:00 PM 
Travelscope  "Swiss Roots"  Joseph's wife Julie searches for her roots in Lucerne. Mount Pilatus and Lake Lucerne are explored. [P]

9:30 PM 
Lidia's Kitchen  "Crostini to Parmigiana"  [P]

10:00 PM 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Old-Fashioned Sweet Endings"  [P]

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Todd English & Quick Pan Sauce"  On this episode of Simply Ming, we look at the key to infusing (sometimes boring) pasta noodles with maximum flavor. Pasta master Todd English whips up a creative quick pan sauce with lobster. [P]

11:00 PM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Spanish Fiesta"  [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Munich and the Foothills of the Alps"  [P]


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