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Tuesday
August 21, 2018
Full Day
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
11:00 pm 
Lost L.A.  "Building The Metropolis"  Adobe, wood, tin, steel, concrete - these are the materials that gave form to Los Angeles and shaped its identity in the national imagination. This episode also questions the cultural legacy and environmental costs of the city's relentless growth. D
11:30 pm 
Stories from the Stage  "Uh-Oh"  "It seemed like a good idea at the time." Storytellers explore those moments when best intentions led to disastrous results. Paul fears for his job after posting a saucy FAQ; Ken and his friends discover that staging a public fight can have hair-raising consequences; and Bruce reveals the thrills - and the ultimate downside - of a shoplifting spree. D
12:00 am 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
1:00 am 
1:30 am 
Amanpour On PBS   NULL
2:00 am 
Lost Bird Project   Follow sculptor Todd McGrain's efforts to memorialize five birds - the Great Auk, Carolina Parakeet, Labrador Duck, Passenger Pigeon and Heath Hen - driven to extinction in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The captivating nature documentary follows McGrain and his brother-in-law, Andy, as they embark on a road trip in search of the last-known locations of the birds and seek permission to install McGrain's six-foot-tall bronze sculptures on those sites. Travelling from the tropical swamps of Florida to the rocky coasts of Newfoundland to the shores of Martha's Vineyard, the men spend more than two years scouting locations, talking to park rangers, speaking at town meetings and battling bureaucracy in their effort to gather support for the project.G
3:00 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Winning Combination"  Guest: Joel Greenblatt, Managing Principal and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Gotham Index Plus Fund. This week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack features an interview with legendary value investor Joel Greenblatt discussing the greatest challenge facing investors, their own behavior, and his strategy of combining active with passive investing to overcome it. D
3:30 am 
Asia Insight   NULL
4:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NHK NEWSLINE delivers the latest news, business, and weather every hour with stories and analysis from Japan, the rest of Asia, and around the world. D
4:30 am 
Four Seasons In Japan   Japan's natural beauty is revealed as our cameras capture magnificent landscapes and hidden scenic spots. D
4:40 am 
Direct Talk   Seiji Yamamoto is the owner and chef of Ryugin in Tokyo. It's won 3 Michelin stars 7 years in a row. Yamamoto talks about his unconventional techniques, his career, and his approach to food. D
5:00 am 
Operation Wild   Witness extreme dentistry on a 5-ton elephant and keyhole surgery on a giant tortoise. Find out if a remarkable invention can help a dolphin swim again. Part 3 of 3G
6:00 am 
Life on the Reef  "3 of 3"  Human and animal residents of the reef prepare for a category five cyclone that brings destruction to the North Queensland coast. As cyclone season finally gives way to calm seas of the dry season, the reef begins to recover and thrive. Part 3 of 3G
7:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL
8:00 am 
Lost Bird Project   Follow sculptor Todd McGrain's efforts to memorialize five birds - the Great Auk, Carolina Parakeet, Labrador Duck, Passenger Pigeon and Heath Hen - driven to extinction in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The captivating nature documentary follows McGrain and his brother-in-law, Andy, as they embark on a road trip in search of the last-known locations of the birds and seek permission to install McGrain's six-foot-tall bronze sculptures on those sites. Travelling from the tropical swamps of Florida to the rocky coasts of Newfoundland to the shores of Martha's Vineyard, the men spend more than two years scouting locations, talking to park rangers, speaking at town meetings and battling bureaucracy in their effort to gather support for the project.G
9:00 am 
Amanpour On PBS   NULL
9:30 am 
Amanpour On PBS   NULL
10:00 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Winning Combination"  Guest: Joel Greenblatt, Managing Principal and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Gotham Index Plus Fund. This week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack features an interview with legendary value investor Joel Greenblatt discussing the greatest challenge facing investors, their own behavior, and his strategy of combining active with passive investing to overcome it. D
10:30 am 
Asia Insight   NULL
11:00 am 
Operation Wild   Witness extreme dentistry on a 5-ton elephant and keyhole surgery on a giant tortoise. Find out if a remarkable invention can help a dolphin swim again. Part 3 of 3G
12:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Vintage Idaho"  Idaho's wine industry, crushed by Prohibition, has been reborn during the last 35 years. This chronicle of a year in the vineyards visits wineries from Sandpiont to Glenns Ferry and meets people who are putting the "Potato State" on the wine trail map.G
12:30 pm 
Dialogue  "In The Spotlight: Walter Robinson"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with Walter Robinson, the editor of the Spotlight investigative team at the Boston Globe that won the Pulitzer Prize for its investigations of sexual abuse within the Catholic Church.G
1:00 pm 
Lost L.A.  "Building The Metropolis"  Adobe, wood, tin, steel, concrete - these are the materials that gave form to Los Angeles and shaped its identity in the national imagination. This episode also questions the cultural legacy and environmental costs of the city's relentless growth. D
1:30 pm 
Stories from the Stage  "Uh-Oh"  "It seemed like a good idea at the time." Storytellers explore those moments when best intentions led to disastrous results. Paul fears for his job after posting a saucy FAQ; Ken and his friends discover that staging a public fight can have hair-raising consequences; and Bruce reveals the thrills - and the ultimate downside - of a shoplifting spree. D
2:00 pm 
Asia Insight   NULL
2:30 pm 
DW News   NULL
3:00 pm 
3:30 pm 
DW News   NULL
4:00 pm 
Big Pacific  "Voracious"  There is plenty of food in the Pacific Ocean, but it is the challenge of finding that food that drives all life in the Pacific. In the voracious Pacific we meet a destructive army of mouths, a killer with a hundred mouths and the biggest mouth in the ocean. Part 3 of 3G
5:00 pm 
Mystery of the Mountain: Hidden In Plain View   Narrated by actor Memo Sauceda, MYSTERY OF THE MOUNTAIN: HIDDEN IN PLAIN VIEW chronicles a most intriguing and remarkable story, and explores the question: what if one of the world's largest pyramids is waiting to be unearthed in Mexico? For centuries, a rugged and venerated hilltop in Mexico has borne witness to the rise and fall of pre-Columbian societies, and to the creation and destruction of temples and pyramids. It is also the focal point of a most unlikely mystery, and a possible sacred structure lost to history. The program investigates one of the few clues that remains today: a 430-year-old map that was carefully redrawn and passed down from generation to generation. D
6:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Vintage Idaho"  Idaho's wine industry, crushed by Prohibition, has been reborn during the last 35 years. This chronicle of a year in the vineyards visits wineries from Sandpiont to Glenns Ferry and meets people who are putting the "Potato State" on the wine trail map.G
6:30 pm 
Dialogue  "In The Spotlight: Walter Robinson"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with Walter Robinson, the editor of the Spotlight investigative team at the Boston Globe that won the Pulitzer Prize for its investigations of sexual abuse within the Catholic Church.G
7:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
8:00 pm 
8:30 pm 
DW Global 3000   Civil war has ravaged the Central African Republic. Hundreds of thousands of people have fled their homes. It's a conflict over pastureland, gold and diamonds, but wild elephants are also being hunted for their highly sought-after ivory. D
9:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "City of Trees"  A deeply personal story about the fight for good jobs and safe parks in our nation's capital. With unemployment exceeding 25 percent in D.C.'s Ward 8 during the Great Recession, nonprofit Washington Parks & People receives a $2.7 million stimulus grant to put long-term unemployed residents back to work through a new green job training program. D
10:30 pm 
Changing Seas  "Toxic Algae: Complex Sources and Solutions"  Lake Okeechobee was once the blue heart of Florida, pumping fresh water down to the Everglades and beyond. But now that a dike and canal system control its flow, water releases from the lake periodically create putrid mats of blue green algae. Scientists think water pollution is to blame, and if something isn't done about it there could be irreparable damage to the environment, the local economy and people's health. D
11:00 pm 
Big Pacific  "Voracious"  There is plenty of food in the Pacific Ocean, but it is the challenge of finding that food that drives all life in the Pacific. In the voracious Pacific we meet a destructive army of mouths, a killer with a hundred mouths and the biggest mouth in the ocean. Part 3 of 3G

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Pacific Time
View Mountain     
Tuesday
August 21, 2018
Full Day
View Primetime
View Current
NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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