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2:00 am 
Connecting with the Arts: A Teaching Practices Library, 6-8  "Can Frogs Dance?"  A dance teacher and a science teacher ask seventh-graders to compare the anatomy of frogs and humans. Then a language arts teacher coaches the students in a lively debate about whether a frog should be allowed to join a ballet company. D
2:30 am 
Connecting with the Arts: A Teaching Practices Library, 6-8  "Finding Your Voice"  Drawing on themes of conflict and genocide that eighth-graders are studying in their World Cultures class, four arts teachers organize an interdisciplinary unit that encourages students to use their artwork as a form of protest. D
3:00 am 
Essential Science for Teachers: Earth and Space Science  "Session 7. Our Nearest Neighbor: The Moon"  Why is the Moon, our nearest neighbor in the solar system, so different from the Earth? In this session, participants explore the complex connections between the Earth and Moon, the origin of the Moon, and the roles played by gravity and collisions in the Earth. D
4:00 am 
Biography of America, A  "Fifties"  World War II is fought to its bitter end in the Pacific and the world lives with the legacy of its final moment: the atomic bomb. Professor Miller continues the story as veterans return from the war and create new lives for themselves in the '50s. The GI Bill, Levittown, civil rights, the Cold War, and rock 'n' roll are discussed. D
4:30 am 
Economics U$A  "Profits and Interest"  This program explains how banks, big business, and little entrepreneurs act to maximize profit. D
5:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
5:30 am 
Connect with English  "Dream Catcher/Gifts"  Alberto listens to the song his gift to Rebecca inspired her to write and Rebecca and Ramon celebrate Christmas together at a community center for the needy.G
6:00 am 
Functional Fitness with Suzanne Andrews  "Walk Your Way to a Healthy Heart 2"  NULL
6:30 am 
Clifford The Big Red Dog  "The Big Sleepover/Dog for a Day"  "The Big Sleepover"--Emily is going off the Island for a night and asks Charley to baby-sit for Clifford. The day goes pretty well, but when night falls, Clifford really misses Emily. The whole town bands together to get the big red dog through the night, discovering that they can accomplish anything if they put their minds to it! "Dog for a Day"--Fed up with his "responsibilities," Charley decides he would like to lead a dog's life -- no chores, no school, no problems. D
7:00 am 
Arthur  "Big Brother Binky, Parts I & II"  In this special two-part episode, Binky's family adopts a baby girl from China. Binky receives the news of getting a baby sister with great excitement, and he delights in helping prepare for her arrival and visiting China. Although at times Binky worries about how his life will change, and more importantly, whether his new sister will even like him! - Binky becomes the proudest big brother in Elwood City. D
7:30 am 
Martha Speaks  "My Mother The Dog/Martha's Must-Have"  My Mother the Dog - Inspired by Ronald's parrot, Martha starts doing impersonations. It turns out her imitation of Helen's mom is spot-on. But when she starts answering phone calls in Mariella's voice, she gets a bit more than she bargained for. D
8:00 am 
Curious George  "George's Home Run/Monkey On Ice"  George's Home Run - While Marco tries to hit his first Little League home run, George gets to play scorekeeper. Unfortunately, he can't remember the order of the numbers, so he isn't getting it quite right. Marco helps out by using a catchy song to teach George how to count from 1-10 and then George returns the favor by agreeing to be a pinch runner for an injured Marco. D
8:30 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "No Night Today/Fun in the Sun"  No Night Today - Nick and Sally want to keep playing, but it's getting dark. Why does nighttime have to come? The Cat knows someone who can answer that question - Astronaut Audrey! With a trip to her International Space Station and a large model of the solar system, the kids learn that it's the earth's spinning near the sun that makes it night or day. Fun in the Sun - Phew it's hot! Too hot to play outside. D
9:00 am 
Peg + Cat  "The Baby Problem/The Sparkling Sphere Problem"  The Baby Problem - Peg's Room. Babysitters Peg and Cat rescue the precocious Baby Fox from the top of his elaborate block tower. Primary Content: Solid shapes; Secondary Content: Diagrams. D
9:30 am 
Dinosaur Train  "Pteranodon Family World Tour/Gilbert The Junior Conductor"  Pteranodon Family World Tour - The entire Pteranodon family embarks on a roaring, exploring, World Tour adventure! They meet the Conductor's nephew, Gilbert, who takes them on a tour to meet Martin Amargasaurus, a spine spangled quadruped with an intimidating sail. Gilbert the Junior Conductor - The Pteranodon family is on a World Tour and get to sleep in a special Sleeping Car on the Dinosaur Train. During their first full day on the Train, the kids are super excited to play with Gilbert, the Conductor's nephew. D
10:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Firefly Show"  Baby Bear and Telly have trouble trying to catch a firefly and must problem solve to figure it out. Educational Objectives: Cognitive Reasoning. D
11:00 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Daniel Gets Frustrated/Frustration at School"  Daniel Gets Frustrated: Daniel is staying at home with Mom Tiger today. He really wants to play with Prince Wednesday, but he is visiting his cousin Chrissie. He asks Mom if they can go to Music Man Stan's shop, but they can't because it is closed. D
11:30 am 
Sid The Science Kid  "Sid The Weatherman"  Sid wants to be a weatherman so he can decide what the weather will be every day. Sid and friends investigate weather and learn that weathermen don't control the weather, but they do have to know all about rain, sun, wind, and hot and cold temperatures!. D
12:00 pm 
Super Why!  "Cinderella"  Red doesn't feel like much of a Princess, so how will she fit in at Sleeping Beauty's princess party? The Super Readers magically leap into the book of Cinderella who has a party of her own to get to! When the clock strikes midnight, Red learns that she doesn't need the help of a fairy godmother to feel great about who she is!G
12:30 pm 
Caillou  "Caillou Helps Out"  Everyone's lending a helping hand today. Caillou plans a surprise birthday party for Grandpa with Grandma's help. He and Grandma get everything ready, and Grandpa is very surprised and very happy. D
1:00 pm 
Thomas & Friends  "Friends and Family"  It's the day of the Spring Party at the Duke and Duchess of Boxford's summer house. Cranky teases Thomas that he can only carry light loads. Thomas is outraged by this and determines to prove to Cranky that he is not "Tiny Thomas". D
1:30 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Daniel Gets Frustrated/Frustration at School"  Daniel Gets Frustrated: Daniel is staying at home with Mom Tiger today. He really wants to play with Prince Wednesday, but he is visiting his cousin Chrissie. He asks Mom if they can go to Music Man Stan's shop, but they can't because it is closed. D
2:00 pm 
Curious George  "George's Home Run/Monkey On Ice"  George's Home Run - While Marco tries to hit his first Little League home run, George gets to play scorekeeper. Unfortunately, he can't remember the order of the numbers, so he isn't getting it quite right. Marco helps out by using a catchy song to teach George how to count from 1-10 and then George returns the favor by agreeing to be a pinch runner for an injured Marco. D
2:30 pm 
Martha Speaks  "My Mother The Dog/Martha's Must-Have"  My Mother the Dog - Inspired by Ronald's parrot, Martha starts doing impersonations. It turns out her imitation of Helen's mom is spot-on. But when she starts answering phone calls in Mariella's voice, she gets a bit more than she bargained for. D
3:00 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Baby Problem/The Sparkling Sphere Problem"  The Baby Problem - Peg's Room. Babysitters Peg and Cat rescue the precocious Baby Fox from the top of his elaborate block tower. Primary Content: Solid shapes; Secondary Content: Diagrams. D
3:30 pm 
WordGirl  "Who's Your Granny?/Win A Day with Wordgirl"  WHO'S YOUR GRANNY? - Granny May decides to become more notorious by committing bigger crimes involving crazy contraptions. Meanwhile, Becky is frustrated that she does not appear in any yearbook photos since she always has to escape to fight crime as WordGirl. Will Becky/WordGirl ever be able to get her photo in the yearbook and find time to interact with the new, hi-tech Granny May? Vocabulary Words: Interact, Contraption. D
4:00 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Osprey"  Jimmy accidentally drops the keys to the Tortuga into the ocean. Chris, Martin and Aviva on are a race to develop osprey creature powers to find the keys before they disappear forever!. D
4:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "The Emperor Has Snow Clothes"  Hacker has crowned himself Emperor of Penguia and deposited the real emperor as a frozen statue in a distant corner of the site. The CyberSquad arrives just as a crippling snowstorm makes its way across Penguia in a path that seems destined to collide with their rescue. Digit uses updates on the storm's progress from cyberweathercaster Stormy Gale (Janice Huff) to help the kids track the storm. D
5:00 pm 
Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman  "Ruff Rocks The (Environmentally Sustainable) House!"  Ruff is excited about being invited to play rock music in South Carolina-that is, until he realizes that his Swedish environmentalist-rock-star-cousin Ruf Rufman was actually invited to perform instead. In order to convince Rf that he should play in the concert, Ruff sends Talia and Isaac to learn how to build a "green" doghouse. He then sends Sterling and Liza to rock n' roll band camp. D
5:30 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business, is the bull market still alive? After a wild week on Wall Street, see what one market watcher says you should do with your money now. And, shares of JPMorgan drop after a disappointing earnings report. Where does the stock head from here?. D
5:56 pm 
NewsHour Promo   NULL
6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
7:00 pm 
Washington Week   NULL
7:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Naomi Shihab Nye: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  The Palestinian-American poet, essayist, novelist and teacher talks with host Marcia Franklin. In her writing, she is inspired by her experiences as an Arab-American, as well as the richness and diversity of people and places she has encountered in the U.S. and abroad.G
8:00 pm 
Idaho Reports 2014   Co-hosts Melissa Davlin and Aaron Kunz and panelists examine the news of the week in Idaho.G
8:30 pm 
Dalziel and Pascoe  "A Clubbable Woman Part 2 of 2"  It seems nearly everyone at the rugby club could have a motive for murder. As the two detectives unravel the world of open rivalries, jealousies and secret infidelities among the group, Pascoe meets up with an old flame, Ellie Soper, who has taken a job not far from Wetherton. Part 2 of 2G
9:30 pm 
Live From Lincoln Center  "Jason Isbell: Moving Forward"  The Alabama native showcases his new sound that is true to his roots and cuts close to the bone. Isbell gives an impassioned performance as part of the American Songbook series that emphasizes his exquisite songwriting and personal story of a bad boy saved by love.G
10:30 pm 
Breaking & Entering   Filmmaker Benjamin Fingerhut follows people determined to break a Guinness World Record, documenting what they do to get there and why they work so hard for something that has no monetary reward and little fame. In this mix of the profound and the absurd, a grape catcher, hula hooper and a joggler show how they train for and obtain a record.G
11:30 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
2:00 am 
The This Old House Hour   Fence contractor Mark Bushway installs a custom PVC fence and arbor. Tile contractor Eric Ferrante creates a marble herringbone pattern in the powder room, while his brother Mark presents the grout color options for the faux slate floor in the mudroom. Tom builds a sliding barn door using salvaged antique wood from the attic. D
3:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Seeking Refuge"  Nature's scenes and sounds are captured on film in Idaho's six natural wildlife refuges. Hundreds of thousands of migrating birds, plus more who find nesting sites in the refuges, also attract birdwatchers, scientists and others to these special places.G
3:30 am 
Dialogue  "Remembering The Holocaust"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with Marion Blumenthal Lazan, who works to educate people about Nazi Germany's Holocaust and her experiences as a survivor. She is the co-author of a young adult book about her experiences called Four Perfect Pebbles and the subject of the documentary Marion's Triumph: Surviving History's Nightmare. Lazan was imprisoned for more than six years in four camps, including the Bergen-Belsen camp, where Anne Frank died.G
4:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Help-O-Bots"  Telly, Rosita, and Elmo pretend to be robots to try and help Chris at Hooper's Store. Educational Objective: Cognitive Reasoning. D
5:00 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Duckling Goes Home/Daniel Feels Left Out"  Duckling Goes Home: Today at school, the children find out that Ducky has grown too big to be their classroom pet and it's time to take him back to the farm. This news is very upsetting, especially to Daniel and Miss Elaina. The children cope with their sadness in different ways and soon they feel a little bit better. D
5:30 am 
Martha Speaks  "My Mother The Dog/Martha's Must-Have"  My Mother the Dog - Inspired by Ronald's parrot, Martha starts doing impersonations. It turns out her imitation of Helen's mom is spot-on. But when she starts answering phone calls in Mariella's voice, she gets a bit more than she bargained for. D
6:00 am 
Nature  "My Bionic Pet"  Meet inspiring animals and the humans who have helped them live their lives when left disabled without fins, flippers, beaks or tails because of disease, accidents or even human cruelty. Amazing prosthetics made possible by the latest engineering and technology provide what these creatures need, and scientists are finding that innovations created in the process are now benefitting humans too.G
7:00 am 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Great Swiss Cities: Luzern, Bern, Zurich and Lausanne"  Rick enjoys Switzerland's urban charms in Luzern, Bern, Zurich and Lausanne where he explores artistic treasures and tries out local activities.G
7:30 am 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "A Music Lover's Europe"  For a totally different view of Europe, Rudy shows smart travelers how to organize a trip around a theme. Rudy discovers surprising and fresh takes on Europe as he sets out on a music lover's tour. Winning, live performances by the Sicilian folk band Diascouri, and by Groupo Emiliano, a zany, classically-trained quartet from Emilia Romagna, are the backbone of this offbeat trip. D
8:00 am 
The Desert Speaks  "Desert Treasures"  The desert can yield a bounty of treasures, but what does gold have in common with trees, fish and meteorites? To the right person, they all have a sentimental, if not monetary, value. Using the Tucson Gem and Mineral show as a launching pad for the quest, The Desert Speaks travels around the country's deserts to find out where exactly these items come from and who values these unusual treasures. The search begins with a hunt for fish fossils in the Red Desert of Wyoming and then a visit to the Painted Desert with the Bach family. D
8:30 am 
Hey Kids, Let's Cook  "White House - Healthy Lunchtime Challenge 2013"  We're taking you inside the White House for lunch today to see what the First Lady Michelle Obama has planned for kids all across America. The First Lady has made one of her very important goals to lower the obesity epidemic across our nation. This past summer Emma was invited right inside the White House to see the 2nd annual Healthy Lunchtime Challenge. D
9:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Backyard Beekeeping (Seattle, Atlanta)"  We look at why bees are important and how backyard beekeepers are helping the environment while reaping the benefits of these important pollinators. D
9:30 am 
This American Land  "Prairie Chickens and Bog Turtles, Watershed Filtering, Bycatch Survival"  Maintaining extensive tracts of open, well-managed prairie is critical to the conservation of greater prairie chickens, a species of grouse found in parts of 10 states. In Kansas, where 97 percent of the land is privately owned, ranchers are the most important stewards of the prairies, and they get assistance from the Natural Resources Conservation Service to clear their land of invasive trees like the eastern red cedar, improving grassland habitat for prairie chickens as well as for cattle. A similar program helps landowners protect wetland habitat for threatened bog turtles in Delaware and other areas on the East Coast. D
10:00 am 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Italian Favorites Revisited"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the ultimate Slow-Cooker Meatballs and Marinara. Then, Chris answers questions from viewers. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for garlic peelers. D
10:30 am 
Aviators   Aircraft Mods: A look at how aerodynamic tweaks can improve performance and increase speed. Soaring: Anthony tries to keep his cool while flying without the reassuring sound of a roaring engine. D
11:00 am 
Song of the Mountains   The Boxcars; ETSU Bluegrass Pride Band. D
12:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Firefly Show"  Baby Bear and Telly have trouble trying to catch a firefly and must problem solve to figure it out. Educational Objectives: Cognitive Reasoning. D
1:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "Pteranodon Family World Tour/Gilbert The Junior Conductor"  Pteranodon Family World Tour - The entire Pteranodon family embarks on a roaring, exploring, World Tour adventure! They meet the Conductor's nephew, Gilbert, who takes them on a tour to meet Martin Amargasaurus, a spine spangled quadruped with an intimidating sail. Gilbert the Junior Conductor - The Pteranodon family is on a World Tour and get to sleep in a special Sleeping Car on the Dinosaur Train. During their first full day on the Train, the kids are super excited to play with Gilbert, the Conductor's nephew. D
1:30 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Slop Problem/The Birthday Present Problem"  The Slop Problem - The Farm. Peg and Cat enlist the Teens to help them figure out how to clean filthy farm animals of various sizes. Primary Content: More, less; Secondary Content: Counting by fives up to 25. D
2:00 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "No Night Today/Fun in the Sun"  No Night Today - Nick and Sally want to keep playing, but it's getting dark. Why does nighttime have to come? The Cat knows someone who can answer that question - Astronaut Audrey! With a trip to her International Space Station and a large model of the solar system, the kids learn that it's the earth's spinning near the sun that makes it night or day. Fun in the Sun - Phew it's hot! Too hot to play outside. D
2:30 pm 
WordGirl  "The Good, The Bad, and the Chucky/Granny's Pet Plan"  THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE CHUCKY - Chuck is finally fulfilling is dream and selling grilled cheese sandwiches out of the back of his station wagon -- a totally legitimate, non-villainous plan. But when Dr. Two-Brains smells cheese, he can't resist. Will Chuck be able to pursue his dream or will it be foiled by Dr. Two-Brains? Vocabulary Words: Pursue, Yearn. D
3:00 pm 
Wyland's Art Studio  "Tropical Island"  Wyland creates the illusion of three-dimensional imagery in this painting of a tropical island. D
3:30 pm 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Cooking on the Sea of Cortez"  Rick is always up for a cooking challenge. After a day spent boating and kayaking on the Sea of Cortez with a local ecotourism group, Rick grills dinner for the group on the beach at Espiritu Santo Island - one of the most biologically diverse marine areas in the world. The waters surrounding the island support coral reefs, colonies of sea lions and more than 500 species of fish. D
4:00 pm 
Wild!  "Lions Behaving Badly"  Instead of ambushing their prey and quickly despatching with a clean bite to the throat, these lions wrestle their victim to the ground and tuck in before the hapless beast is dead, meaning a slow and painful death. Are these lions behaving badly, or is it simply that this is what lions do?. D
5:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
6:00 pm 
Nature  "My Bionic Pet"  Meet inspiring animals and the humans who have helped them live their lives when left disabled without fins, flippers, beaks or tails because of disease, accidents or even human cruelty. Amazing prosthetics made possible by the latest engineering and technology provide what these creatures need, and scientists are finding that innovations created in the process are now benefitting humans too.G
7:00 pm 
Earthflight, A Nature Special Presentation  "Europe"  Cranes and geese rise over Venice, Dover, Edinburgh and the monkey-guarded Rock of Gibraltar. In Rome, the Loire Valley, Holland and Hungary, birds gather by the millions to breed and raise their families. Part 3 of 6G
8:00 pm 
Wild!  "Lions Behaving Badly"  Instead of ambushing their prey and quickly despatching with a clean bite to the throat, these lions wrestle their victim to the ground and tuck in before the hapless beast is dead, meaning a slow and painful death. Are these lions behaving badly, or is it simply that this is what lions do?. D
9:00 pm 
Orangutan Diary   Meet Noddy, top of the class at nursery but nervous about his first day at school. Massive male Hercules, the hairiest orangutan you will ever meet, heads off for his annual leave on a river island. The confiscation team sets off on their most demanding rescue yet, and one of the technicians risks his life in a death-defying climb to get Bonny back where she belongs. D
10:00 pm 
Nature  "My Bionic Pet"  Meet inspiring animals and the humans who have helped them live their lives when left disabled without fins, flippers, beaks or tails because of disease, accidents or even human cruelty. Amazing prosthetics made possible by the latest engineering and technology provide what these creatures need, and scientists are finding that innovations created in the process are now benefitting humans too.G
11:00 pm 
Earthflight, A Nature Special Presentation  "Europe"  Cranes and geese rise over Venice, Dover, Edinburgh and the monkey-guarded Rock of Gibraltar. In Rome, the Loire Valley, Holland and Hungary, birds gather by the millions to breed and raise their families. Part 3 of 6G
2:00 am 
Western Tradition  "The Enlightenment and Society"  Scientists and social reformers believe that they are finally learning lessons that will bring happiness to peoples throughout the world.G
2:30 am 
Western Tradition  "The Modern Philosophers"  Freedom of -thought and expression are the great engines that are supposed to bring virtue, happiness and enlightenment to the whole world.G
3:00 am 
Biography of America, A  "Vital Progressivism"  Professor Martin offers a fresh perspective on Progressivism, arguing that its spirit can be best seen in the daily struggles of ordinary people. In a discussion with Professors Scharff and Miller, the struggles of Native Americans, Asian Americans, and African Americans are placed in the context of the traditional white Progressive movement. D
3:30 am 
Biography of America, A  "Twenties"  The Roaring Twenties take to the road in Henry Ford's landscape-altering invention -- the Model T. Ford's moving assembly line, the emergence of a consumer culture, and the culmination of forces let loose by these entities in Los Angeles are all explored by Professor Miller. D
4:00 am 
Curiosity Quest  "Monterey Aquarium"  Join Joel Greene and the Curiosity Quest crew as they float through the Monterey Aquarium. Watch as Joel gets a chance to feed interesting mana fish while balancing over a massive fish tank. D
4:30 am 
Biz Kid$  "It's A Job to Get A Job!"  It's a job getting a job and Biz Kid$ is here to help. Learn tips and tricks for writing a great resume, dressing for success, and nailing the interview. Get the inside scoop on what employers look for from a young entrepreneur who manages 200 employees. D
5:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Fetzer: The Most Earth-Friendly Winery In America"  Mendocino, CA. - Fetzer winery has won numerous awards for its quality wines and commitment to the environment. Fetzer not only produces wines in a very sustainable, responsible way, but also shares its knowledge openly with others in the industry in the hopes of shifting them to more environmental practices. D
5:30 am 
Wild Kratts  "Osprey"  Jimmy accidentally drops the keys to the Tortuga into the ocean. Chris, Martin and Aviva on are a race to develop osprey creature powers to find the keys before they disappear forever!. D
6:00 am 
Ciao Italia  "More Than Pizza/Piu' Della Pizza"  Mary Ann says goodbye to ordinary, everyday pizza and uses its dough to create a mouthwatering Spinach and Cheese Tart in a savory pumpkin seed Crust. Then she turns heads - and dough - to put a new twist on an old favorite by making Pepperoni Pizza Pretzels. Don't order take out. D
6:30 am 
The Great American Seafood Cook-Off III   America's finest chefs showcase their seafood-preparation skills in THE GREAT AMERICAN SEAFOOD COOK-OFF III. In 2010, 14 accomplished and up-and-coming chefs from throughout the United States gathered in New Orleans to compete in the Great American Seafood Cook-Off. The event emphasizes the importance of cooking with local, domestic seafood and encourages the use of products from sustainable fisheries. D
7:00 am 
Richard Bangs' Adventures With Purpose Basel and Lucerne: Quest for the Crossroad   In the 12th installment of his Emmy-winning ADVENTURES WITH PURPOSE series, renowned adventurer Richard Bangs follows the ancient trade routes from the Gotthard pass into central Switzerland, along Lake Lucerne, with a final stop at the port city of Basel. On his quest, Richard aims to uncover what turned landlocked Switzerland, the most mountainous country in Europe, into the crossroads of the continent, a hub for commerce, ideas, medicines and people. D
8:00 am 
This Old House  "Arlington Italianate Project 2014/Soapstone, Marble, Oval Picture"  Countertop contractor Michael Parodi creates final edge detail for soapstone countertops. Tile contractor Mark Ferrante cuts down 12-inch marble tiles to make a crisp-looking wainscoting. Norm visits the oldest continuously operated mill site in America where David Graf makes an oval mirror frame for the Arlington house using 150-year-old power tools. D
8:30 am 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Steam Bent Chair"  NULL
9:00 am 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Making A Difference"  Nobody can do everything, but everyone can do something. That's the theme of this episode. Watch as P. Allen Smith talks to people making a difference in their communities and also the world. D
9:30 am 
b organic with Michele Beschen  "Natural Pets"  Three Dog Bakery Owner, Diana Emehiser joins Michele in the kitchen to share how easy it is to prepare organic home-cooked meals and treats for our pets using the same every day ingredients we use to cook for ourselves. D
10:00 am 
Quilting Arts  "The Quilting Lifestyle"  Quilting can become an everyday activity. Surround yourself with quilting, including your studio. Up first is Lynn Krawcyk. D
10:30 am 
Paint This With Jerry Yarnell  "Wine & Roses (Still Life), Part 1"  (16x20 Canvas Board: Acrylic Medium). Preparing the canvas and blocking in the wood table base. Then with white conte pencil lightly sketch out composition. D
11:00 am 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Dinner Time Sizzle"  Joanne toasts up a tasty starter of Grilled Bread with Tomatoes and Prosciutto di Parma and then shows her student Sarina, how a splash of sherry gives shrimp some sizzle! Together they roast red peppers to perfection for a delicious basmati rice dish with green peas. Recipes: Grilled Bread with Tomatoes and Prosciutto di Parma, Sizzling Shrimp with Pimenton and Sherry, Basmati Rice with Roasted Red Peppers and Green Peas. Student: Sarina Crivello. D
11:30 am 
P. Allen Smith's Garden to Table  "Tomato Festival"  At the height of tomato season, Chef Josh Smith joins Allen to make a tomato gazpacho and explain how to properly cook heritage poultry. There is also a tomato tasting in Allen's vegetable garden where guests sample and vote on their favorite heirloom tomato.G
12:00 pm 
Connect with English  "Negotiations/Photos and Farewells"  While Rebecca and Alberto have breakfast, the garage has towed the car and and tell her the repairs will cost $800, so she sells the car to the garage for $550, and plans to take the bus all the way to San Francisco.G
12:30 pm 
Connect with English  "A New Home/Meet The Discussion Group"  In the first segment, Rebecca arrives in San Francisco, and is surprised to discover that her godmother Nancy expects her to pay rent as well.G
1:00 pm 
Private Universe Project In Mathematics  "Are You Convinced?"  Proof making is one of the key ideas in mathematics. Looking at teachers and students grappling with the same probability problem, we see how two kinds of proof � proof by cases and proof by induction � naturally grow out of the need to justify and convince others.G
2:00 pm 
Western Tradition  "The Enlightenment and Society"  Scientists and social reformers believe that they are finally learning lessons that will bring happiness to peoples throughout the world.G
2:30 pm 
Western Tradition  "The Modern Philosophers"  Freedom of -thought and expression are the great engines that are supposed to bring virtue, happiness and enlightenment to the whole world.G
3:00 pm 
Biography of America, A  "Vital Progressivism"  Professor Martin offers a fresh perspective on Progressivism, arguing that its spirit can be best seen in the daily struggles of ordinary people. In a discussion with Professors Scharff and Miller, the struggles of Native Americans, Asian Americans, and African Americans are placed in the context of the traditional white Progressive movement. D
3:30 pm 
Biography of America, A  "Twenties"  The Roaring Twenties take to the road in Henry Ford's landscape-altering invention -- the Model T. Ford's moving assembly line, the emergence of a consumer culture, and the culmination of forces let loose by these entities in Los Angeles are all explored by Professor Miller. D
4:00 pm 
Curiosity Quest  "Monterey Aquarium"  Join Joel Greene and the Curiosity Quest crew as they float through the Monterey Aquarium. Watch as Joel gets a chance to feed interesting mana fish while balancing over a massive fish tank. D
4:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "It's A Job to Get A Job!"  It's a job getting a job and Biz Kid$ is here to help. Learn tips and tricks for writing a great resume, dressing for success, and nailing the interview. Get the inside scoop on what employers look for from a young entrepreneur who manages 200 employees. D
5:00 pm 
The Electric Company  "Franscent"  Francine ruins both her science project and Lisa's. The two rivals need find a way to work together on a new project or they'll both fail. D
5:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "The Emperor Has Snow Clothes"  Hacker has crowned himself Emperor of Penguia and deposited the real emperor as a frozen statue in a distant corner of the site. The CyberSquad arrives just as a crippling snowstorm makes its way across Penguia in a path that seems destined to collide with their rescue. Digit uses updates on the storm's progress from cyberweathercaster Stormy Gale (Janice Huff) to help the kids track the storm. D
6:00 pm 
Quilting Arts  "The Quilting Lifestyle"  Quilting can become an everyday activity. Surround yourself with quilting, including your studio. Up first is Lynn Krawcyk. D
6:30 pm 
Paint This With Jerry Yarnell  "Wine & Roses (Still Life), Part 1"  (16x20 Canvas Board: Acrylic Medium). Preparing the canvas and blocking in the wood table base. Then with white conte pencil lightly sketch out composition. D
7:00 pm 
Chef's Life  "Sweet Corn & Expensive Tea"  Chef Vivian and her husband, Ben, leave New York to open a restaurant in her small North Carolina hometown. Vivian revisits the Southern tradition of "putting up" corn and shares her method for making smoked corn relish. As the episode concludes, a devastating setback threatens their new life. D
7:30 pm 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Family Fiesta"  Everyone knows that Mexican food is great for a party. In this episode, Pati invites a few of her son's friends (and their parents) over to her house and makes some of her popular fiesta dishes - perfect for any party! In Mexico, she travels to the town of Quiroga, known as the Carnitas Capital of the World, where she'll show us one of her absolute favorite treats: The REAL Mexican Gazpacho! Recipe 1: Carnitas; Recipe 2: Salsa Verde with Avocad; Recipe 3: Morelia-Style Gazpacho Salad; Recipe 4: Grilled Pineapple Margarita. D
8:00 pm 
This Old House  "Arlington Italianate Project 2014/Soapstone, Marble, Oval Picture"  Countertop contractor Michael Parodi creates final edge detail for soapstone countertops. Tile contractor Mark Ferrante cuts down 12-inch marble tiles to make a crisp-looking wainscoting. Norm visits the oldest continuously operated mill site in America where David Graf makes an oval mirror frame for the Arlington house using 150-year-old power tools. D
8:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Venice Sidetrips"  Rick puts on hip boots to wade into the muck of Venice and takes a speedboat tour of the lagoon. He visits Padua, Vicenza, Verona and Ravenna on the mainland.G
9:00 pm 
Travelscope  "Rwanda - In Search of Chimpanzees"  Joseph continues his Rwanda adventure and turns his attention to the region's other primate populations. Chimpanzee, Olive Baboons, Mona, Blue and Black and White Colobus Monkeys are just a few of the thirteen primate species that populate the Nyungwe National Park. The rest of the area's flora and fauna is equally impressive with more than 140 orchid species and 275 bird species, dozens of them found only in the highlands of Central Africa. D
9:30 pm 
Lidia's Kitchen  "Under The Sea"  NULL
10:00 pm 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Super-Easy Comfort Food"  NULL
10:30 pm 
Simply Ming  "Jody Adams & Cooking Greens"  We're all supposed to eat more greens, but how do you cook them? Well, Chef Jody Adams knows her foliage and she's going to help Ming make it tasty on the fly on this episode of Simply Ming. D
11:00 pm 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Dinner Time Sizzle"  Joanne toasts up a tasty starter of Grilled Bread with Tomatoes and Prosciutto di Parma and then shows her student Sarina, how a splash of sherry gives shrimp some sizzle! Together they roast red peppers to perfection for a delicious basmati rice dish with green peas. Recipes: Grilled Bread with Tomatoes and Prosciutto di Parma, Sizzling Shrimp with Pimenton and Sherry, Basmati Rice with Roasted Red Peppers and Green Peas. Student: Sarina Crivello. D
11:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Venice Sidetrips"  Rick puts on hip boots to wade into the muck of Venice and takes a speedboat tour of the lagoon. He visits Padua, Vicenza, Verona and Ravenna on the mainland.G
2:00 am 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, a sea of red. Stocks sell off led lower again by the Nasdaq. What you need to know. D
2:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Frank Langella (actor). D
3:00 am 
Local USA  "Hunger In America"  Food insecurities and portraits of the hungry in America; the ironic story of Californian farmers who don?t have enough to eat; a suburban Chicago family feeling the economic pinch at the dinner table; and big city food deserts. D
3:30 am 
Local USA  "Beehive Spirits"  Utah is not exactly the first place you think of when talking about alcohol & liquor. But since the early days of prohibition, "The Beehive State" has a unique foray into distilling spirits. We retrace Utah's fight for and against alcohol with a look at the characters keeping it alive today. D
4:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
4:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Dr. Katherine Newman (author)/Hafez Nazeri (composer). D
5:00 am 
Well Read  "Elizabeth George, Just One Evil Act"  Inspector Thomas Lynley and Sgt. Barbara Havers pursue a case of child abduction and murder from England to Italy and back. D
5:30 am 
Closer to Truth  "Can Philosophy of Religion Find God?"  Does God exist? What are God's attributes and traits? How to examine such questions about God? Philosophy enables analysis and provokes insight. D
6:00 am 
NOVA  "Inside Animal Minds: Bird Genius"  Researchers are discovering that some creatures master skills purportedly restricted to humans. Many are bird brains. Meet a cockatoo with a talent for picking locks. See a wild crow on a mission to solve an eight-step puzzle box so quickly his performance has to be captured with high-speed photography. NOVA examines whether these are skills revealing high intelligence, or just parlor tricks and the result of training and instinct. Part 3 of 3G
7:00 am 
Your Inner Fish  "Your Inner Fish"  This scientific adventure examines the legacy of creatures that lived hundreds of millions of years ago that is hidden within the human body. Based on the best-selling book by Neil Shubin, the mini-series begins with how humans' arms, legs, necks and lungs were bequeathed by a fish that lumbered onto land some 375 million years ago. The genetic legacy can be seen today in human DNA, including the genes used to build hands and limbs. Part 1 of 3G
8:00 am 
NOVA scienceNOW  "What Are Animals Thinking?"  Have you ever wondered what's going on inside an Animal's head? How do they see the world -- and us? Is your dog really feeling guilty when it gives you that famous "guilty look?" Do pigeon brains possess "superpowers" that allow them to find their way home across hundreds of unfamiliar miles? David Pogue meets -- and competes -- with a menagerie of smart critters that challenge preconceived notions about what makes "us" different from "them" expanding our understanding of how animals really think. D
9:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL
10:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Living Legends"  Profiles include: a 79-year-old riverboat captain, an 87-year-old hat maker, a 92-year-old wilderness photographer, and a 75-year-old horsepacker.G
10:30 am 
Dialogue  "Remembering The Holocaust"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with Marion Blumenthal Lazan, who works to educate people about Nazi Germany's Holocaust and her experiences as a survivor. She is the co-author of a young adult book about her experiences called Four Perfect Pebbles and the subject of the documentary Marion's Triumph: Surviving History's Nightmare. Lazan was imprisoned for more than six years in four camps, including the Bergen-Belsen camp, where Anne Frank died.G
11:00 am 
Well Read  "Elizabeth George, Just One Evil Act"  Inspector Thomas Lynley and Sgt. Barbara Havers pursue a case of child abduction and murder from England to Italy and back. D
11:30 am 
Closer to Truth  "Can Philosophy of Religion Find God?"  Does God exist? What are God's attributes and traits? How to examine such questions about God? Philosophy enables analysis and provokes insight. D
12:00 pm 
NOVA  "Inside Animal Minds: Bird Genius"  Researchers are discovering that some creatures master skills purportedly restricted to humans. Many are bird brains. Meet a cockatoo with a talent for picking locks. See a wild crow on a mission to solve an eight-step puzzle box so quickly his performance has to be captured with high-speed photography. NOVA examines whether these are skills revealing high intelligence, or just parlor tricks and the result of training and instinct. Part 3 of 3G
1:00 pm 
Your Inner Fish  "Your Inner Fish"  This scientific adventure examines the legacy of creatures that lived hundreds of millions of years ago that is hidden within the human body. Based on the best-selling book by Neil Shubin, the mini-series begins with how humans' arms, legs, necks and lungs were bequeathed by a fish that lumbered onto land some 375 million years ago. The genetic legacy can be seen today in human DNA, including the genes used to build hands and limbs. Part 1 of 3G
2:00 pm 
NOVA scienceNOW  "What Are Animals Thinking?"  Have you ever wondered what's going on inside an Animal's head? How do they see the world -- and us? Is your dog really feeling guilty when it gives you that famous "guilty look?" Do pigeon brains possess "superpowers" that allow them to find their way home across hundreds of unfamiliar miles? David Pogue meets -- and competes -- with a menagerie of smart critters that challenge preconceived notions about what makes "us" different from "them" expanding our understanding of how animals really think. D
3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
4:00 pm 
4:30 pm 
Journal   NULL
5:00 pm 
Survival: Lives in the Balance  "The Plant That Cures Malaria (Uganda)"  Too late to save his daughter, who died from contracting malaria, Clovis learns that the Artemisia plant can be cultivated on his farm in Uganda. A chemical extracted from Artemisia is the main ingredient of a drug that can cure malaria in the early stages of the disease. Clovis organizes other farmers into a cooperative to grow the plant only to run into a new company policy that may stand in the way of their efforts.G
6:00 pm 
Survival: Lives in the Balance  "Fit for Life (Bangladesh)"  The episode chronicles two births. One mother has her baby at home in rural Bangladesh with a traditional midwife with no medical training. Another young woman gives birth in a clinic with the aid of medical professionals and has been coached through her pregnancy by a health specialist. Part 4 of 4G
7:00 pm 
Life on the Line  "End It Now"  Child abuse is much more common than we think. The statistics are staggering, with one in four girls and one in six boys molested by the age of 18.Three individuals uncover their childhood secrets of abuse while clinicians share the dramatic the dramatic effect it has one a person's life. D
7:30 pm 
Life on the Line  "Baby Blue"  Each year in Egypt alone, 20,000 children are diagnosed with congenital heart disease. Roukaia, a 2-year old girl from Alexandria, Egypt, received her death sentence the day she was born. Watch as doctors from opposite sides of the globe work together to save thousands of cyanotic children who are waiting in a line that is ultimately longer than their lifetimes. D
8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
9:00 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business, is the bull market still alive? After a wild week on Wall Street, see what one market watcher says you should do with your money now. And, shares of JPMorgan drop after a disappointing earnings report. Where does the stock head from here?. D
9:30 pm 
Journal   NULL
10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
11:00 pm 
Survival: Lives in the Balance  "Fit for Life (Bangladesh)"  The episode chronicles two births. One mother has her baby at home in rural Bangladesh with a traditional midwife with no medical training. Another young woman gives birth in a clinic with the aid of medical professionals and has been coached through her pregnancy by a health specialist. Part 4 of 4G

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