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1:00 pm 
Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting  "Williamsburg Basket Wall Quilt"  Fons and Porter demonstrate two methods for making half-square triangles and how to trim points for perfect patchwork.G
1:30 pm 
Hometime  "Town Home: Ready to Paint"  Dean, Miriam and the team wrap up the carpentry and tiling and turn the painters loose.G
2:00 pm 
The New Yankee Workshop  "Cowboy Sideboard"  In Wyoming, Norm learns about 1930s dude ranch-style furniture made by Thomas Molesworth. At home, he makes a Molesworth-style sideboard for his own collection.G
2:30 pm 
This Old House  "New Orleans Project, Part 3"  Norm Abram works on the side porch while homeowner Rashida Ferdinand strips paint from the historic windows. Norm and Kevin O'Connor join Branford Marsalis and volunteers at Musicians' Village to help raise walls, lay decking and install windows, one house at a time in flood-ravaged New Orleans.G
3:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Low Voltage Landscape Lighting/Replacing Old Faucet"  Tom Silva shows a homeowner how to save energy and money by increasing insulation in his attic.G
3:30 pm 
The Victory Garden   Correspondent Adrian Bloom is in South Africa's wine-growing valley, Stellenbosch, to visit Vergelegen Estate, with its garden vistas, 50-foot perennial borders, 300-year-old camphor trees and white garden.G
4:00 pm 
Barbara Morgan: No Limits   Producer Marcia Franklin traces Barbara Morgan's 23-year odyssey from McCall elementary teacher to space-veteran astronaut. Vintage footage, photos and interviews with friends, colleagues, students and family weave a tale of perseverance and resolve.G
5:00 pm 
Monarch of the Glen   An awkward atmosphere lingers between Paul and Lexie. Ewan enjoys his independence at Glenbogle House. Duncan shows potential as a DJ. Donald and Molly reveal their secret history.G
6:00 pm 
NOVA  "Dimming Sun"  Even as the planet heats up, researchers discover that increasing air pollution in earth's atmosphere allows less and less sunlight to reach the surface, a global dimming that is linked to severe droughts. NOVA examines how this effect might also be slowing down global warming, creating a climate conundrum.G
7:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Idaho's Centennial Trail"  From the Nevada border all the way to the Canadian border, the state's Centennial Trail winds through every kind of terrain Idaho has to offer and passes by many of the state's scenic highlights. We'll meet the duo who helped create the trail and journey along the route with several who are following in their footsteps, including a young couple who tried to make the entire trek on foot in only a few months.G
8:00 pm 
Nature  "The Dolphin Defender"  For more than 25 years, filmmaker Hardy Jones has been on the trail of the world's dolphins to gather everything he could learn about them in the wild. This is the story of his personal journey into the world of dolphins and the sometimes dangerous waters into which they have led him.G
9:00 pm 
Masterpiece Mystery!  "The Inspector Lynley Mysteries, Series VII - Limbo"  In the first of their final two cases for television, Thomas Lynley is drowning (and drowning in) his sorrows following the death of his wife. His family draws him back in to the 15-year-old unsolved abduction of his godson. In the face of a second tragedy while in Rome, Lynley and his sidekick, Barbara Havers, must act quickly.G
10:30 pm 
Anatomy of a Hurricane   Inside the National Hurricane Center in Miami, Florida, during the 2004 hurricane season, the program reveals the stressful work staff members face throughout the season.G
11:00 pm 
Doc Martin  "Going Bodmin"  In his sharp suits and flashy car, Martin is a fish out of water in a Cornish village. A series of mishaps and mismatches convinces the former surgeon who has developed an aversion to blood that he may not be cut out for GP duties outside London either.G
1:01 pm 
Social Studies In Action: A Teaching Practices Library, K-12  "California Missions"  Osvaldo Rubio is a bilingual fourth–grade social studies teacher at Sherman Oaks Community Charter School in San Jose, California. Mr. Rubio. D
1:30 pm 
Social Studies In Action: A Teaching Practices Library, K-12  "State Government and the Role of the Citizen"  Diane Kerr is a fourth–grade teacher at Butcher Greene Elementary School in the ethnically diverse community of Grandview, Missouri, a few miles outside Kansas City. Ms. Kerr presents a lesson on the state of Missouri and its three branches of government. Students work in groups and create posters that represent the legislative, executive, and judicial branches of government. D
2:01 pm 
Rural Communities: Legacy & Change  "Economic Base"  Explores the shifting economic base of rural communities. Illustrating this trend, the history ofnfour diverse rural areas - Irwin, Iowa; Mammoth Lakes, California; Eatonton, Georgia; andnMcDowell County, West Virginia - is juxtaposed with their current economic transitions.nn. D
3:01 pm 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century, The  "Transforming Industrial Heartland"  Liverpool: A Tale of Two Cities. D
3:29 pm 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century, The  "Challenges in the Hinterlands"  Andalucia: Developments in the Hinterlands. D
4:01 pm 
World of Abnormal Psychology, The  "Looking at Abnormal Behavior"  The program visits the Jackson Memorial Hospital Crisis Center in Miami, where suicidal,ndepressed, and schizophrenic patients meet with psychologists, psychiatrists, and social workersnto assess the nature and seriousness of their problems. It also introduces the various theoriesnused to explain and treat abnormal behavior.n. D
5:00 pm 
Made In Spain  "Red Red Wine"  Andr�s makes a tapa of apples in red wine syrup. He visits a Rioja winemaker, then cooks his version of the region's classic dish: potato and chorizo sausage.G
5:30 pm 
Everyday Food  "Everyday Elegance"  Allie serves steak with wine sauce and potato gratin. Sarah cooks scallops with hazelnut brown butter and a side dish of crisp lemon green beans.G
6:00 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "North Wales: Feisty and Poetic"  Rick takes in Mount Snowdon, medieval castles and Victorian promenades. He learns a bit of Welsh, follows a miner deep into a slate mine, and herds sheep with a clever dog.G
6:30 pm 
Travelscope  "South Africa"  Joseph heads out on safari at the Shamwari Wildlife Preserve then visits the town of Alicedale - where people power is thriving. Along the way he visits a Capetown area winery for some rest, relaxation and wine tasting. D
7:00 pm 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "From The Outside In"  Smith visits a New York chef in Harlem who specializes in fresh home cooking, visits a potpourri manufacturer and shares tips for fresh flower arrangements.G
7:30 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Low Voltage Landscape Lighting/Replacing Old Faucet"  Tom Silva shows a homeowner how to save energy and money by increasing insulation in his attic.G
8:00 pm 
For Your Home  "Tuscan Terrace"  Transform a sunbaked plain patio into a sunbathed Tuscan terrace. Dwayne Williams creates a shady canopy, while Vicki and Sloan build a wonderful water feature and plant a kitchen herb garden in terra-cotta pots. D
8:30 pm 
Cultivating Life  "Chanticleer"  This episode visits an innovative garden in Philadelphia and provides lessons in planting gravel gardens and making Rietveld-inspired garden furniture.G
9:00 pm 
Beads, Baubles and Jewels  "Vintage and Reproductions"  Linda Augsburg is our first guest with a nod to the glamour days and a jet necklace and bracelet set. Then its time for Katie Hacker and today's beading lesson on the herringbone stitch - it's a design that's been popular for a long time. Next we're joined by Louise McClure - she's going to teach us how to make a mold from vintage pieces. D
9:30 pm 
Scheewe Art Workshop  "Shifting Sand"  NULL
10:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Chicken and Stuffing"  Kitchen experts present roast-stuffed chicken and saut#ed spinach.G
10:30 pm 
Lidia's Italy  "Farro The Story"  Lidia celebrates Puglia-Italy's horn of plenty with a menu filled with the region's grains: fresh tagliatelle pasta, tagliatelle with chickpeas, and a salad of tomatoes, mozzarella and faro.G
11:00 pm 
Reactions In Chemistry  "Workshop 8. Chemistry at the Interface"  In the last program, cutting–edge technologies are presented, where chemistry is at the interface with other disciplines: tissue engineering, deciphering of the human genome, and agricultural resources for new materials. The future of technology is incorporated into the chemistry classroom, motivating the students with exciting real–world applications and contributing to teaching. The workshop ends with a discussion: What is quality in teaching and how does it influence chemistry students and teachers?. D
1:00 pm 
Nature  "Horse and Rider"  The bond between human and horse is examined in three different arenas: cutting (separating a cow from the herd), dressage (using minute body movements to guide horses through complex maneuvers) and the sport of polo.G
2:00 pm 
History Detectives  "Japanese Balloon Bomb/Society Circus Program/Camp David Letter"  Is this scrap of fabric evidence of a secret wartime attack on the United States' mainland? Why are some of New York's wealthiest planning a high society circus at the very depth of the Great Depression? Could a box found in a dumpster hold information about the founding of a top-secret Presidential retreat?G
3:00 pm 
History Detectives  "China Marine Jacket/Airstream Caravan/Lincoln Forgery"  A jacket decorated with Marine regalia leads co-host Gwen Wright to the inside story of the "Chinese Marines," a regiment that protected pre-WWII American regional interests. Tukufu Zuberi investigates an Airstream trailer that might have been part of the Wally Byam Club's 1959 Cape Town to Cairo Caravan.G
4:00 pm 
Churchill  "The Last Prize"  Explore the later life of Winston Churchill, the embodiment of Britain and the age of imperial grandeur. Part 3 of 3G
5:00 pm 
NOW on PBS  "Inside Pakistan"  When Pakistani filmmaker Sabiha Sumar chose to make a film about democracy in her country, she didn't just request a traditional interview with President Musharraf: she insisted on a formal dinner. To her surprise, the man who ran Pakistan for nearly eight years agreed, and Sumar spent the evening grilling Musharraf about the state of affairs in their sharply polarized culture. Sumar's documentary "My Dinner with the President," intercuts the dinner discourse with candid interviews with a wide range Pakistanis, from religious fundamentalists to partiers on a Pakistani beach. D
5:30 pm 
6:00 pm 
Bill Moyers Journal  "Exploiting Poverty"  As more companies view low-income Americans as opportunities for profit, the "poverty business" is booming. Bill Moyers Journal and Expose: America's Investigative Reports follow a team of BusinessWeek reporters as they track new corporate practices among auto dealers, banks, and even nonprofit hospitals that some say exploit the working poor. D
7:00 pm 
Global Voices  "A Lion's Trail"  In the 1920s, Zulu singer Solomon Linda composed "Mbube," a hit melody in his native South Africa. Decades later, it skyrocketed to the top of the international pop charts as "The Lion Sleeps Tonight." This program follows the beloved song's rocky history, from South Africa to Brooklyn and back, asking why Linda died penniless - while American artists made millions from his music. D
8:00 pm 
Barbara Morgan: No Limits   Producer Marcia Franklin traces Barbara Morgan's 23-year odyssey from McCall elementary teacher to space-veteran astronaut. Vintage footage, photos and interviews with friends, colleagues, students and family weave a tale of perseverance and resolve.G
9:00 pm 
NOW on PBS  "Inside Pakistan"  When Pakistani filmmaker Sabiha Sumar chose to make a film about democracy in her country, she didn't just request a traditional interview with President Musharraf: she insisted on a formal dinner. To her surprise, the man who ran Pakistan for nearly eight years agreed, and Sumar spent the evening grilling Musharraf about the state of affairs in their sharply polarized culture. Sumar's documentary "My Dinner with the President," intercuts the dinner discourse with candid interviews with a wide range Pakistanis, from religious fundamentalists to partiers on a Pakistani beach. D
9:30 pm 
10:00 pm 
Bill Moyers Journal  "Exploiting Poverty"  As more companies view low-income Americans as opportunities for profit, the "poverty business" is booming. Bill Moyers Journal and Expose: America's Investigative Reports follow a team of BusinessWeek reporters as they track new corporate practices among auto dealers, banks, and even nonprofit hospitals that some say exploit the working poor. D
11:00 pm 
Global Voices  "A Lion's Trail"  In the 1920s, Zulu singer Solomon Linda composed "Mbube," a hit melody in his native South Africa. Decades later, it skyrocketed to the top of the international pop charts as "The Lion Sleeps Tonight." This program follows the beloved song's rocky history, from South Africa to Brooklyn and back, asking why Linda died penniless - while American artists made millions from his music. D

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