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August 11, 2018
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Amanpour On PBS   NULL
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1:00 am 
POV  "Still Tomorrow"  A village woman without a high school diploma has become China's most famous poet. Meet the breakout writer Yu Xiuhua, a woman with cerebral palsy, poignantly weaving her personal story with that of an ascendant, urbanizing China.G
2:00 am 
Little League: A History   Narrated by legendary baseball broadcaster Vin Scully, LITTLE LEAGUE: A HISTORY traces the 75-year history of the world's largest organized youth sports program, from its humble beginnings in Williamsport, Penn. to its current status as a worldwide phenomenon. Past and present Little League players, administrators, coaches, umpires, and others reflect on the role Little League played on their lives. D
3:00 am 
Music for Life: The Story of New Horizons   Marion found respite during a time of trouble. George found his life partner. Marjorie found something she'd thought she'd lost forever. They all found more than they bargained for when they joined the New Horizons Music Program, a program for senior musicians whose skills range from novice to seasoned.G
4:00 am 
A Promise to My Father   Follow Israel "Izzy" Arbeiter as he returns to the sites of his darkest hours and relives the Holocaust's unimaginable horrors. Arbeiter's incredible story of survival unfolds in Nazi-occupied Poland, where the teenager lived with his family in the Jewish ghetto of Starachowice. Following his separation from his family, he endured life as a slave laborer in a German armaments factory and later, in numerous concentration camps. With his grandson in tow, Izzy travels to Treblinka, Auschwitz and Stuttof, and various Holocaust memorials, with the hope of bringing closure to this painful chapter of his life.G
5:00 am 
Wonders of Mexico  "Mountain Worlds"  Mexico is a vast country, dominated by a great chain of mountains, the Sierra Madre. Journey down this rocky spine and you'll discover an amazing diversity of life and culture. In the far north, secret mountains worlds provide a stronghold for Mexico's black bears, while a violent tectonic past has created the grandest canyon of them all -- the Copper Canyon. D
6:00 am 
Articulate with Jim Cotter   Making lemonade with Do Lab, Cheryl Boyce Taylor, and Julien Baker. D
6:30 am 
Closer to Truth  "Can Brain Alone Explain Consciousness?"  Can physical facts about the brain account for mental experiences of the mind? Has philosophy of mind made progress? We take a 15-year journey with John Searle and David Chalmers. D
7:00 am 
Second Opinion  "Down Syndrome"  Life expectancy for people with Down Syndrome has increased over the last 30 years - from 25 years old in 1983 to 60 years old today. While Down Syndrome carries certain health issues and risks, people with Down Syndrome and their families are moving beyond the limitations of this disability. Patient and Special Olympic medalist Frankie Antonelli and his mother Debbie share what their family has done to help Frankie reach his full potential. D
7:30 am 
Lidia's Kitchen  "Party Fixings"  Lidia says that the key to a great party is always the food, and in this episode she features some of her best party recipes from over the years. Barstow is always a great snack to pass around, and the combinations are endless. Her fig and prosciutto Barstow is a unique and delicious party item that she includes at almost any gathering. D
8:00 am 
Joanne Weir's Plates and Places  "Taste of Alsace"  Experience Alsace, France as Joanne explores the quaint and picturesque town of Riquewihr and learns about Alsatian tarts, pretzels and one of her favorite food wines, Riesling. Recipes: Maldon salt pretzels; Tarte flambe. D
8:30 am 
Steven Raichlen's Project Fire  "The Pac-Rim Grill"  The Pacific Rim extends from California and the Pacific Northwest to Korea, Japan, and Southeast Asia, where exotic herbs and spices, chiles, and umami-rich fish and soy sauce make for larger-than-life flavor. Look for big flavor grilled meats paired with a high proportion of vegetables-barbecue as health food. Steven begins with Vietnamese-inspired Jidori chicken skewered on fragrant lemongrass. D
9:00 am 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "Burning Water & Melted Butter"  In this episode, Niklas travels by horse sleigh into the mountainous region of Roros, where he enjoys the culinary treats and sites that this old mining town has to offer. D
9:30 am 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Pot Luck Party"  It's Pot Luck Party day at Pati's house! Today, she's having some friends over and this time everyone's contributing to the meal - no one shows up empty-handed. Pati also welcomes home design expert, Sabrina Soto, who is bringing along one of her favorite Cuban recipes. Recipe 1: Michelada Bar; Recipe 2: Crab, Cucumber & Jicama Salad; Recipe 3: Papa Rellenas with Avocado Sauce; Recipe 4: Beef Barbacoa Sliders; Recipe 5: Drunken Salsa. D
10:00 am 
Kevin Belton's New Orleans Kitchen  "Aunt Dorothy's Arsenal"  Cornish hens stuffed with Dot's special mix and dirty rice; Fried chicken livers with peach sauce; Banana pudding with sweet coffee glaze. D
10:30 am 
Martha Bakes  "Elegant Cookies"  Join Martha for recipes that turn humble cookies into art: "faux bois" vanilla and chocolate shortbread decorated with chocolate bark and pistachio moss, embellished wreath cookies with sugared flowers, and pretty-as-a-picture cherry blossom cookies. D
11:00 am 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Elegant Desserts"  In this episode, Julia and Bridget uncover the secrets to the most decadent bar cookie recipe: millionaire's shortbread. Equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top pick for serrated knives, and test cook Elle Simone makes Bridget the ultimate gateau Breton with apricot filling. D
11:30 am 
Cook's Country  "Bourbon and Broccoli Hit The Grill"  Julia Collin Davison shows Bridget Lancaster how to make the ultimate grilled bourbon steaks. Tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Bridget to a tasting of dill pickle spears. Equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top pick for instant-read thermometers for the budget conscious cook. D
12:00 pm 
Paint This With Jerry Yarnell  "Artful Refuge, Part 1"  Acrylic Medium on 18x24 stretched canvas. In this opening session, Jerry explains the size, format, and tint of the canvas. Then he explains the use of his reference material, and the importance of using artistic license. D
12:30 pm 
Outside with Greg Aiello  "Boundary Peak"  It's the highest land point in the state of Nevada and surrounded by scenic wonders in the desert below. Greg sets out to climb 13,000 foot Boundary Peak but as he learns, the summit isn't always the best part of the adventure. Hot springs, hidden waterfalls and a forgotten ghost town are discovered on the way to the mountain. D
1:00 pm 
This Old House  "Time for Trim"  Granite goes down for wood stove. Nathan installs the porch ceiling. Kevin visits a home in Rhode Island where the exterior trim is pine. D
1:30 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Silica Dust, Wobbly Toilet"  Mark tests out different tools that collect silica dust more efficiently; Richard shims a wobbly toilet; Kevin heads to the Catskills to build a wooden slice table with Jimmy Diresta, a maker who's famous online for his how-to videos. D
2:00 pm 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Rise of the Machines!"  Why do it by hand - when you can do it by foot? Roy Underhill gets caught up in up a bevy of century-old, foot-powered woodworking machines. D
2:30 pm 
Rough Cut with Fine Woodworking   What does it take to make a tilt-top table? This week on Rough Cut with Fine Woodworking, host Tom McLaughlin shares his design for a Shaker-inspired table made out of curly maple and takes a deep-dive into explaining the tilt-top mechanism that makes this piece so unique. The table has a pedestal base which attaches to the top with a turned column which Tom shapes at the lathe. He also uses the band saw to shape and refine the feet, making this project engaging in its use of numerous techniques. D
3:00 pm 
MotorWeek   NULL
3:30 pm 
America's Heartland   Reporter Rob Stewart shares some unusual crops with you on this episode. Ever wonder where those sesame seeds come from that end up on your fast food hamburger bun? Meet an Oklahoma farmer developing new ways to meet a growing sesame seed demand worldwide. You may not be familiar with the term, Pulse Crops, but you've enjoyed the beans and peas that make up this segment of farm crops. D
4:00 pm 
The Great British Baking Show  "Bread"  See how 11 bakers make 24 flatbreads for the Signature bake. The Technical challenge has them in a twist as they attempt an eight-strand plaited loaf. To stay in the tent, they must produce 12 sweet and 12 savory bagels for the Showstopper. D
5:00 pm 
Antiques Roadshow  "Vintage San Francisco"  NULL
6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour Weekend  "Au Pairs Seek Workers' Rights"  Thousands of foreign workers, mostly college-aged women, are admitted each year to the U.S. as cultural exchange participants through the J-1 visa program, often to work as live-in domestic employees also known as au pairs. Now, a class-action lawsuit lodged by 90,000 current and former au pairs is alleging that sponsor agencies are keeping their wages artificially low, and that they have turned the au pair program into a source for cheap child care in America. D
6:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Bulgaria"  Bulgaria, so mysterious to most Americans, has a vivid identity as a crossroads of the Balkans. Rick traces the country's complex history, from ancient Thracian tombs to medieval Orthodox Christian monasteries to Soviet monuments. And he enjoys an intimate taste of contemporary culture: the yellow brick road of Sofia; the gregarious craftspeople of the medieval capital, Veliko Tarnovo; and the thriving pedestrian zones of cosmopolitan Plovdiv. D
7:00 pm 
The Lawrence Welk Show  "Can't Help Singing (1966)"  This program from 1966 is filled with memorable melodies. Natalie Nevins and Jimmy Roberts "Cuddle Up A Little Closer", JoAnn Castle plays a rousing "Bill Bailey", and Norma "Can't Help Singing". Myron Floren's expertise is on display in the "Spanish Samba" and violinist Joe Livoti plays the haunting "Intermezzo". D
8:00 pm 
Still Open All Hours  "S4 E2"  Mr. Newbold has decided to barricade his house against Mrs. Featherstone, but Granville is sure he wouldn't be so keen to avoid her if he knew all about her hidden exotic past. Meanwhile, a lycra-clad Eric and Cyril push the envelope of masculinity on their new tandem, Mavis takes Granville up on his offer of a tour of his Victorian cheese-slicer collection, and Leroy tries to make the most of having to dress up as a banana for business reasons.G
8:30 pm 
Are You Being Served?  "Change Is As Good As A Rest"  Mr. Grace plays musical chairs with the departments. Ladies' and Gentle-mens' Wear find themselves in the toy department.G
9:01 pm 
After You've Gone  "Let's Get Quizzical"  When Jimmy loses the weekly pub quiz for the millionth time, he asks Diana to become a partner. They win because Diana browbeats Bobby into conceding her a point. At home, she discovers she was wrong and is determined to return the prize money.G
9:31 pm 
Moone Boy   Martin decides to become an altar boy and is indoctrinated into a group of very cool and very corrupt young Catholics. As he rises through the ranks he discovers that the leader of them all is the earnest, keyboard-playing Dessie. And when his sister Fidelma falls for the corrupt young Don, Martin must face a decision.G
10:00 pm 
The Tunnel: Vengeance  "S3 E6"  Karl and Elise face a tense and gripping showdown with the Pied Piper. There is also closure at last for Charlie Moreau, as Karl and Olivier uncover the truth about his abduction. D
11:00 pm 
Doctor Who Classic: W Hartnell Movies  "The Romans"  The year is 64 AD and the Doctor and his friends take a holiday staying in a villa near Rome, but Barbara is sold as a slave and Ian is forced to fight in the arena as a gladiator.G
11:00 pm 
Dancing on the Edge   Chart the Louis Lester Band's ascent, with Stanley's help, from a downbeat jazz cellar to the Imperial Hotel and a party attended by an admiring prince and a moneyed American. Later, Louis helps smuggle an injured woman out of a hotel room. D
12:00 am 
Dancing on the Edge   Follow the band on a private train ride to a picnic arranged by Donaldson. Stanley and Pamela begin an affair, Julian becomes infatuated with Jessie and band manager Wesley is deported. The Prince of Wales hears the band and expresses his approval. D
1:00 am 
Homeless at the End   Where do the homeless go when suffering at the end, in the uneasy space between life and death? "Homeless at the End" offers a rare glimpse into the lives of formally homeless people as they struggle to come to terms with the end of their lives, and shows the need for a greater understanding and compassion for the terminally ill homeless as they face the end of life. Shot in a raw and intimate style, "Homeless at the End" tells the very personal stories of homeless residents' final months and days in a unique hospice setting, Utah's The INN Between. D
2:00 am 
Idaho Experience  "Titans"  There was a time when Joe Albertson had his first grocery store, when mining magnate Harry Magnuson was unsure about his future. Making it big in business means taking risks and putting everything on the line. But is success about more than just making money? These Idaho titans of industry are rags-to-riches stories that some people think they know - but there is more to them than you might think.G
2:30 am 
Dialogue  "Creating "Game of Thrones," Part Two"  Continuation of an interview with "Game of Thrones" co-creators and lead writers David Benioff and D. B. Weiss at the Sun Valley Writers' Conference.G
3:00 am 
Outback  "The Dry Season"  Watch the Outback come to life during the dry season, as turtles lay their eggs, cattle are prepared for rodeos, elite athletes dive for pearls and the mother to marsupials sets her babies free. D
4:00 am 
Wild!  "Baboon Bandits"  They steal handbags, open cars and have no respect for humans. The last baboons of the Table Mountain region have become a real plague. The resident population is split into sympathetic protectors and fierce opponents. D
5:00 am 
Brazil with Michael Palin  "Into Amazonia"  Palin travels rivers through the heart of Amazonia, meeting members of the Yanomami tribe. He visits Manaus Opera House and samples exotic foods in Belem at the mouth of the Amazon. Part 2 of 4G
6:00 am 
No Passport Required  "Chicago"  Chef Marcus Samuelsson visits the city's longstanding Mexican community - the second-largest in the U.S. - to learn about its heritage and cuisine. He tastes tacos de cecina and grilled nopales, and learns the secrets of mole sauce from a master. D
7:00 am 
10 Homes That Changed America   Visit homes that transformed residential living, from grand estates like Thomas Jefferson's Monticello and Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater to the pueblos of Taos, New Mexico, and the tenements of 19th-century New York. D
8:00 am 
Calculating Ada: The Countess of Computing   Victorian-era British socialite Ada Lovelace was one of the world's earliest - and unlikeliest - computer pioneers. The estranged daughter of the infamous eighteenth century British poet Lord Byron, Lovelace was both an imaginative writer and talented mathematician who foresaw the rise of the digital age more than a century before it became a reality. Dr. Hannah Fry tells the story of Ada's short yet remarkable life, from her early academic prowess to her famed collaborations with Charles Babbage, the man popularly known as the "father of computers."G
9:00 am 
Make48   Early in the morning the teams are taken on a one-hour hardware store dash to get supplies they may need for the creation of their prototype. Next the teams are given five minutes in front of a select group of industry experts. They pitch their initial product ideas and get feedback to put them on the right track. D
9:30 am 
Family Travel with Colleen Kelly  "Scotland - Loch Ness Monster, Highland Dancing & Games, and Achnagairn Castle"  Colleen and her family don their kilts and head to Scotland. Here, they try their hand at some Scottish games, get a taste of haggis, and learn how to dance traditional highland dances, complete with bagpipes. To get their fill of Scottish history, they also explore the ancient and beautiful Achnagairn Castle, and take a tour of Loch Ness. D
10:00 am 
Pacific Heartbeat  "Visions in the Dark: The Life of Pinky Thompson"  Visions in the Dark: The Life of Pinky Thompson is a Hawaiian story of pain and promise, of challenge and triumph and a story of leadership. Sustaining a serious eye wound in Normandy during WWII that left him in the dark for two years, Myron "Pinky" Thompson emerged with a clear vision of his purpose in life. Thompson would go on to be a social worker, mentor and revered leader in the Native Hawaiian community who left a legacy of positive social change, pride in Pacific heritage and a strong sense of native identity among Hawaiians that flourishes today. D
11:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Wooden Boats, Wondrous Lakes"  We follow the wake of classic boats, with their graceful lines, across Idaho's big lakes, and we meet the people who have made the restoration of wooden boats their passion. The hour-long program visits wooden boat shows in McCall, Coeur d'Alene and Sandpoint, and explores the character of these wooden works of art.G
12:00 pm 
Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking  "Dijon, France"  Join host Pete Evans for the most opulent feast Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking has thrown. At the Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc in Burgundy, the Renaissance-style surroundings of one of France's finest estates, we showcase equally exquisite cuisine prepared by star chefs Jean-Michel Lorain and Nicolas Isnard. From a visit to Dijon's fully in-bloom mustard flower fields with Nicolas to a trip to an escargot farm with Jean-Michel, this episode contrasts classic French ingredients with innovative techniques. Jean-Michel serves up escargot bonbons and Burgundy roast chicken while Nicolas prepares classic escargots and quinoa with mustard vinaigrette. This feast is truly magnifique.G
12:30 pm 
Paint This With Jerry Yarnell  "Whisper of Wilderness, Part 1"  Acrylic Medium on 16x20 stretched canvas. In this opening episode, Jerry explains to his viewers what a monochromatic color scheme is. He explains why the canvas is tinted in a medium olive green instead of the traditional medium gray. D
1:00 pm 
Dining with the Chef  "Goko-Yaki Seared Tuna with Five Aroma Sauce"  The theme this episode is grilling. Tuna is very popular served as sashimi, but it's also delicious cooked. Chef Saito and Yu Hayami make goko-yaki, seared rare tuna with plenty of sesame seeds, and named for its "five aroma" sauce. D
1:30 pm 
On Story  "A Conversation with Courtney Kemp"  In this episode, creator, showrunner, and producer Courtney A. Kemp discusses the power dynamics in the television industry, the writers room, and a well-crafted story. With credits that includes The Good Wife, The Bernie Mac Show, Justice, and creating the critically acclaimed gritty New York drama Power, Kemp knows her way around a successful TV show. D
2:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Creating "Game of Thrones," Part Two"  Continuation of an interview with "Game of Thrones" co-creators and lead writers David Benioff and D. B. Weiss at the Sun Valley Writers' Conference.G
2:30 pm 
MotorWeek   NULL
3:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Grown Up Comfort Classics"  Hosts Bridget Lancaster and Julia Collin Davison unlock the secrets to simple stovetop macaroni and cheese. In the Equipment Corner, expert Adam Ried reveals his top pick for large saucepans, and gadget critic Lisa McManus reviews lid holders. Science expert Dan Souza explains the proper way to use a whisk, and test cook Becky Hays makes host Julia Collin Davison the perfect turkey meatloaf with ketchup-brown sugar glaze. D
3:30 pm 
Expeditions with Patrick McMillan  "The Longleaf Empire - Apalachicola National Forest"  The once vast Longleaf Pine woodlands once dominated the South with their green, open and grassy expanses. Today this is one of the rarest habitats on the planet reduced to just two percent of its historic extent. Join Patrick as he explores a land filled with some of the strangest plants and animals anywhere in the Apalchicola National Forest, a land kissed by fire. D
4:00 pm 
All Gardens Great and Small   Dee meets Mona, who is anticipating a visit from the Austrian Alan Titchmarsh; and she spends time with her nephew Tom. D
5:00 pm 
Front and Center  "Beth Hart"  Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Beth Hart treats fans to an intimate performance at New York's Iridium performing some material from her latest album, Fire On the Floor, including "Jazz Man," "Let's Get Together," and "Fat Man.". D
6:00 pm 
Austin City Limits  "Angelique Kidjo"  Revel in the high-energy performance of African singer/songwriter Angelique Kidjo. The Grammy-winning Benin native and her four-piece band raise the roof with songs from her recent LP, Eve. D
7:00 pm 
Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival  "Jeff Johnston & Friends"  Jeff Johnston is a Canadian based composer of music for film and media. With musical beginnings as a jazz pianist and recording artist his works are infused with alluring harmonies, lush textures, rhythmic inventiveness and spontaneity. Chuck Berg of Jazz Times Magazine wrote "This is music that while at the contemporary cutting edge, is both immediately and immensely satisfying. D
8:00 pm 
Great Performances  "Chicago Voices"  Celebrate Chicago's vibrant music culture with performances by Renee Fleming, Broadway's Jessie Mueller, rap artist Lupe Fiasco, folk legend John Prine, pop and gospel singer Michelle Williams and world-renowned tenor Matthew Polezani. D
9:00 pm 
Front and Center  "Beth Hart"  Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Beth Hart treats fans to an intimate performance at New York's Iridium performing some material from her latest album, Fire On the Floor, including "Jazz Man," "Let's Get Together," and "Fat Man.". D
10:00 pm 
Austin City Limits  "Angelique Kidjo"  Revel in the high-energy performance of African singer/songwriter Angelique Kidjo. The Grammy-winning Benin native and her four-piece band raise the roof with songs from her recent LP, Eve. D
11:00 pm 
Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival  "Jeff Johnston & Friends"  Jeff Johnston is a Canadian based composer of music for film and media. With musical beginnings as a jazz pianist and recording artist his works are infused with alluring harmonies, lush textures, rhythmic inventiveness and spontaneity. Chuck Berg of Jazz Times Magazine wrote "This is music that while at the contemporary cutting edge, is both immediately and immensely satisfying. D
11:00 pm 
Artifacts & Fiction: Workshop In American Literature  "Workshop 3. Social History"  The discipline of social history focuses on the lives of ordinary people. Diaries, photos, music, and clothing all contain clues to these personal histories. This session illustrates how literature can be more fully understood when paired with social history artifacts that reflect the cultural norms of the time. D
12:00 am 
Essential Science for Teachers: Earth and Space Science  "Session 5. When Continents Collide"  How is it possible that marine fossils are found on Mount Everest, the world's highest continental mountain? In this session, participants learn what happens when continents collide and how this process shapes the surface of the Earth. D
1:00 am 
Democracy In America  "Modern Presidency: Tools of Power"  This program shows that the American Presidency has been transformed since the 1930s. Today, presidents are overtly active in the legislative process: they use the media to appeal directly to the people and they exercise leadership over an "institutional presidency" with thousands of aides. D
1:30 am 
Democracy In America  "Bureaucracy: A Controversial Necessity"  This program reveals how the American bureaucracy delivers significant services directly to the people, how it has expanded in response to citizen demands for increased government services, and how bureaucrats sometimes face contradictory expectations that are difficult to satisfy. D
2:00 am 
Ethics In America  "To Defend A Killer"  What rights do the guilty have? Ethical dilemmas of our criminal justice system are discussed by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, defense attorney Jack Litman, and philosopher John Smith of Yale.G
3:00 am 
Art of the Western World  "In Our Own Time"  Part I: The Abstract Expressionist movement established New York as a center for the visual arts. Works by Pollock, Warhol, Lichtenstein, and the sculptor Oldenburg are examined. Part II: With many of the rules tested and discarded, the art world has become international. D
4:00 am 
Science Trek  "Soil"  Joan Cartan-Hansen and her guest scientists answer students' questions about soil.G
4:30 am 
Roadtrip Nation  "No More What If's"  Leaving Houston, the team takes a brief hiatus from interviews with a 2-day drive to Chicago that allows them to reflect on the experience thus far. Once in the Windy City, they find themselves speaking with Zach Kaplan, the CEO and Co-founder of Inventables, a company that connects product developers with novel materials. Zach recounts the many rejections he's been dealt over the years, emphasizing perseverance in the face of challenge. D
5:00 am 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Switzerland's Jungfrau Region: Best of the Alps"  Rick is in the sky-high corner of the Swiss Alps, with cows on breathtaking ridges. He settles into a traditional village where locals scythe hay by hand. He hikes, bikes and parasails, then blasts an alphorn.G
5:30 am 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "A Taste of Winter"  In preparation for a hike, Tina packs a lunch made of grilled flatbread, cabbage salad and smoked salmon. After a day of winter activities, Tina prepares a soup with meatballs and a chocolate dessert. D
6:00 am 
In The Americas with David Yetman  "Winter in the Caldera: January in the Yellowstone Hotspot"  Winter access is limited into the national park, and visitors and wildlife are challenged by deep snow and fierce cold, which transforms the landscape.G
6:30 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Patagonia: Mt. Fitz Roy"  Wolfe treks through an ancient forest, fords an icy river, goes under a glacier and traverses one of the largest ice caps in the world in search of a different view of the South American peak.G
7:00 am 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Stockholm & Sweden"  Sweden is a natural-born beauty, winning us over with luxuriant landscapes and sleek Scandinavian style. We cruise through Stockholm' s sun-dappled archipelago, visit a designer hotel and sip cocktails in the trendy Ice Bar (a lounge built completely of ice!). We stroll through the Karl Milles sculpture garden, and admire the world's best-preserved 17th century warship, the Vasa. D
7:30 am 
Travelscope  "Churchill's Beluga Whales and Polar Bears"  Joseph sees beluga whales frolicking in the Churchill River in the summer and the winter polar bear migration to the shores of the Hudson Bay.G
8:00 am 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Winter Mountain"  In this painting, Bob Ross' icy blue mountains capture the mood of a cold winter's day. D
8:30 am 
Weekends With Yankee  "Winter In New England"  Winter in New England is a season of sparkling snow, deep-blue skies, sleigh rides, skiing, and vibrant cities where you can escape the cold for indoor delights. This week on Weekends with Yankee, we slide along the snow in a horse-drawn sleigh in beautiful Jackson, New Hampshire. Then we're off to Boston for a food lover's tour with one of the country's top chefs, Barbara Lynch. D
9:00 am 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Lessons from the Past"  Culture is created in everyday life by all of us in our various communities. In this episode of Garden Home, P. Allen Smith explores heritage activities from days past. D
9:30 am 
Growing a Greener World  "The Compost Pedallers (Austin, TX)"  Using the clean energy of pedal power, this small, eco-minded company, The Compost Pedallers, will bike to your door, pick up your weekly collection of compost ingredients, and haul it off to a nearby farm to do the dirty work for you. It's a winning recipe and a growing business model that's as green as it. D
10:00 am 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Holiday Sides"  The winter is full of big family meals where you really have to be on your game to get food on the table all at once. Sara shows a little love to the unsung heroes of the big meal, the sides. She's got delicious winter vegetables like shredded butternut squash with dates, Brussels sprouts with panko breadcrumbs and a creamy tahini sauce, plus a creamy root vegetable soup that can stand on its own as a main course or serve as a first course. D
10:30 am 
Lidia's Kitchen  "All About Chicken"  This episode features a "Best of Chicken" with some of Lidia's favorite dishes from the oven to the stovetop. Recipes include a succulent roasted chicken; a simple and earthy seared chicken breast with mushrooms; and finally a dish with a little kick - paprika drumsticks with peppers. D
11:00 am 
Artifacts & Fiction: Workshop In American Literature  "Workshop 3. Social History"  The discipline of social history focuses on the lives of ordinary people. Diaries, photos, music, and clothing all contain clues to these personal histories. This session illustrates how literature can be more fully understood when paired with social history artifacts that reflect the cultural norms of the time. D
12:00 pm 
Essential Science for Teachers: Earth and Space Science  "Session 5. When Continents Collide"  How is it possible that marine fossils are found on Mount Everest, the world's highest continental mountain? In this session, participants learn what happens when continents collide and how this process shapes the surface of the Earth. D
1:00 pm 
Democracy In America  "Modern Presidency: Tools of Power"  This program shows that the American Presidency has been transformed since the 1930s. Today, presidents are overtly active in the legislative process: they use the media to appeal directly to the people and they exercise leadership over an "institutional presidency" with thousands of aides. D
1:30 pm 
Democracy In America  "Bureaucracy: A Controversial Necessity"  This program reveals how the American bureaucracy delivers significant services directly to the people, how it has expanded in response to citizen demands for increased government services, and how bureaucrats sometimes face contradictory expectations that are difficult to satisfy. D
2:00 pm 
Ethics In America  "To Defend A Killer"  What rights do the guilty have? Ethical dilemmas of our criminal justice system are discussed by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, defense attorney Jack Litman, and philosopher John Smith of Yale.G
3:00 pm 
Art of the Western World  "In Our Own Time"  Part I: The Abstract Expressionist movement established New York as a center for the visual arts. Works by Pollock, Warhol, Lichtenstein, and the sculptor Oldenburg are examined. Part II: With many of the rules tested and discarded, the art world has become international. D
4:00 pm 
Science Trek  "Soil"  Joan Cartan-Hansen and her guest scientists answer students' questions about soil.G
4:30 pm 
Roadtrip Nation  "No More What If's"  Leaving Houston, the team takes a brief hiatus from interviews with a 2-day drive to Chicago that allows them to reflect on the experience thus far. Once in the Windy City, they find themselves speaking with Zach Kaplan, the CEO and Co-founder of Inventables, a company that connects product developers with novel materials. Zach recounts the many rejections he's been dealt over the years, emphasizing perseverance in the face of challenge. D
5:00 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Switzerland's Jungfrau Region: Best of the Alps"  Rick is in the sky-high corner of the Swiss Alps, with cows on breathtaking ridges. He settles into a traditional village where locals scythe hay by hand. He hikes, bikes and parasails, then blasts an alphorn.G
5:30 pm 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "A Taste of Winter"  In preparation for a hike, Tina packs a lunch made of grilled flatbread, cabbage salad and smoked salmon. After a day of winter activities, Tina prepares a soup with meatballs and a chocolate dessert. D
6:00 pm 
In The Americas with David Yetman  "Winter in the Caldera: January in the Yellowstone Hotspot"  Winter access is limited into the national park, and visitors and wildlife are challenged by deep snow and fierce cold, which transforms the landscape.G
6:30 pm 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Patagonia: Mt. Fitz Roy"  Wolfe treks through an ancient forest, fords an icy river, goes under a glacier and traverses one of the largest ice caps in the world in search of a different view of the South American peak.G
7:00 pm 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Stockholm & Sweden"  Sweden is a natural-born beauty, winning us over with luxuriant landscapes and sleek Scandinavian style. We cruise through Stockholm' s sun-dappled archipelago, visit a designer hotel and sip cocktails in the trendy Ice Bar (a lounge built completely of ice!). We stroll through the Karl Milles sculpture garden, and admire the world's best-preserved 17th century warship, the Vasa. D
7:30 pm 
Travelscope  "Churchill's Beluga Whales and Polar Bears"  Joseph sees beluga whales frolicking in the Churchill River in the summer and the winter polar bear migration to the shores of the Hudson Bay.G
8:00 pm 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Winter Mountain"  In this painting, Bob Ross' icy blue mountains capture the mood of a cold winter's day. D
8:30 pm 
Weekends With Yankee  "Winter In New England"  Winter in New England is a season of sparkling snow, deep-blue skies, sleigh rides, skiing, and vibrant cities where you can escape the cold for indoor delights. This week on Weekends with Yankee, we slide along the snow in a horse-drawn sleigh in beautiful Jackson, New Hampshire. Then we're off to Boston for a food lover's tour with one of the country's top chefs, Barbara Lynch. D
9:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Ultimate Italian"  Test cook Dan Souza makes host Bridget Lancaster an Italian classic-porchetta. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Julia Collin Davison to a tasting of ricotta. Gadget critic Lisa McManus reviews wine coolers, and test cook Erin McMurrer uncovers the secrets to parmesan farrotto. D
9:30 pm 
Growing a Greener World  "The Compost Pedallers (Austin, TX)"  Using the clean energy of pedal power, this small, eco-minded company, The Compost Pedallers, will bike to your door, pick up your weekly collection of compost ingredients, and haul it off to a nearby farm to do the dirty work for you. It's a winning recipe and a growing business model that's as green as it. D
10:00 pm 
Primal Grill with Steven Raichlen  "In The Fire"  The first "grills" possessed neither grates nor burners. The grilling was done right in the embers. The march towards barbecue enlightenment hasn't completely eliminated this primal method of grilling. D
10:30 pm 
Islands Without Cars  "France's Isle of Porquerolles"  Hesser visits the island of Porquerolles. Just 20 minutes by boat from France's famed Cote d'Azur, the island is dotted with five small ranges of hills, lined with cliffs and beaches and is renowned for the best weather in France with 275 sunny days per year.G
11:00 pm 
iQ: smartparent  "The Family Fun Guide"  On this episode of iQ: smartparent, discover family past times that do double-duty: they're fun and educational. Experts from Adventure Outdoors and the after-school program Brashear Kids demonstrate how to turn an ordinary scavenger hunt into a high-tech adventure with the hot new hobby called geocaching and they show how geocaching and GPS technology can be used in the classroom to support STEM learning. Two young people from Brashear Kids provide a demonstration of geocaching in the studio. D
11:30 pm 
iQ: smartparent  "Celebrating Different Learning Styles"  In this episode of iQ: smartparent, experts reveal strategies to help children who have atypical learning styles. The focus is on appreciating each child's distinctive learning style and experts explain learning strategies to capitalize on a child's unique strengths. Child psychologist John Carosso explains the term "neurodiversity" and the movement, led nationally by the Autism community, to end stigmas and limitations that come with a diagnosis of a learning disability. D
11:00 pm 
Animals with Cameras, A Nature Miniseries  "2 of 3"  Witness the secret lives of animals as never before, as this three-part series uncovers truly unprecedented behavior. See a side of the animal kingdom where human cameramen can't go when animals become the cinematographers. D
12:00 am 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
1:00 am 
1:30 am 
Amanpour On PBS   NULL
2:00 am 
Reel South  "See The Keepers"  Produced and Directed by: Sara Kaye Larson & Joann Self Selvidge. With unprecedented behind-the-scenes access at the Memphis Zoo, See the Keepers gets up close and personal with big cats, penguins, snakes, Komodo dragons, and their human caretakers. When Kofi the giraffe faces an uncertain future, the film bears witness to the complexity of caring for animals in captivity, and the love and fortitude of the keepers that care for them. D
3:00 am 
Second Opinion  "Lupus"  Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease that is known as the "great imitator" because many of its symptoms can mask themselves as other disorders. Patient Shanelle Gabriel thought her symptoms were a result of her busy college schedule-until a moment of vanity took her to see her doctor. D
3:30 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Transformational Technology"  Guest: Matt Hougan. Global Head of Research, Bitwise Asset Management. On this week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack, ETF expert Matt Hougan explains why he has made the leap to cryptos. D
4:00 am 
4:30 am 
Washington Week   NULL
5:00 am 
Forces of Nature  "Color"  Earth is painted in stunning colors. By understanding how these colors are created and the energy they carry, we can learn the secret language of the planet. D
6:00 am 
Forces of Nature  "Motion"  The forces of nature have kept Earth on the move since it was formed billions of years ago. Though we can't feel the motion, we experience the consequences - from tidal bores surging through the Amazon rainforest to the ruinous power of hurricanes. D
7:00 am 
Animals with Cameras, A Nature Miniseries  "2 of 3"  Witness the secret lives of animals as never before, as this three-part series uncovers truly unprecedented behavior. See a side of the animal kingdom where human cameramen can't go when animals become the cinematographers. D
8:00 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Transformational Technology"  Guest: Matt Hougan. Global Head of Research, Bitwise Asset Management. On this week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack, ETF expert Matt Hougan explains why he has made the leap to cryptos. D
8:30 am 
Second Opinion  "Lupus"  Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease that is known as the "great imitator" because many of its symptoms can mask themselves as other disorders. Patient Shanelle Gabriel thought her symptoms were a result of her busy college schedule-until a moment of vanity took her to see her doctor. D
9:00 am 
POV  "Still Tomorrow"  A village woman without a high school diploma has become China's most famous poet. Meet the breakout writer Yu Xiuhua, a woman with cerebral palsy, poignantly weaving her personal story with that of an ascendant, urbanizing China.G
10:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "War of the Weeds"  Like it or not, we are fighting a war that may not be winnable. Invaders with strange sounding names -- rush skeletonweed, Eurasian water milfoil, leafy spurge, spotted knapweed -- are costing Americans billions of dollars each year, and the end is nowhere in sight. These invasive species will change the way we work and play in the outdoors.G
10:30 am 
Dialogue  "Creating "Game of Thrones," Part Two"  Continuation of an interview with "Game of Thrones" co-creators and lead writers David Benioff and D. B. Weiss at the Sun Valley Writers' Conference.G
11:00 am 
Forces of Nature  "Color"  Earth is painted in stunning colors. By understanding how these colors are created and the energy they carry, we can learn the secret language of the planet. D
12:00 pm 
Forces of Nature  "Motion"  The forces of nature have kept Earth on the move since it was formed billions of years ago. Though we can't feel the motion, we experience the consequences - from tidal bores surging through the Amazon rainforest to the ruinous power of hurricanes. D
1:00 pm 
Animals with Cameras, A Nature Miniseries  "2 of 3"  Witness the secret lives of animals as never before, as this three-part series uncovers truly unprecedented behavior. See a side of the animal kingdom where human cameramen can't go when animals become the cinematographers. D
2:00 pm 
2:30 pm 
Washington Week   NULL
3:00 pm 
DW Focus On Europe   Denmark has banned full-face veils. Some Muslim women say they now feel discriminated against. Plans to move the mortal remains of Spanish dictator General Francisco Franco cause controversy. D
3:30 pm 
Firing Line with Margaret Hoover   Gretchen Carlson, journalist, author and advocate. Gretchen Carlson, journalist, author and advocate, discusses what's next for the #MeToo movement, the resurrection of the ERA and the changing rules for Miss America. D
4:00 pm 
Breaking Big  "Roxane Gay"  See how Gay, child of Haitian immigrants, transcended expectations to become a leading voice in the feminist movement with her essay collection Bad Feminist. How did she convert a painful childhood into a career that helped women around the world?. D
4:30 pm 
Poetry In America  "Harlem - Langston Hughes"  President Bill Clinton, pianist and composer Herbie Hancock, poet Sonia Sanchez, and students from the Harlem Children's Zone interpret Langston Hughes's most iconic poem, "Harlem" with series host Elisa New. D
5:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "War of the Weeds"  Like it or not, we are fighting a war that may not be winnable. Invaders with strange sounding names -- rush skeletonweed, Eurasian water milfoil, leafy spurge, spotted knapweed -- are costing Americans billions of dollars each year, and the end is nowhere in sight. These invasive species will change the way we work and play in the outdoors.G
5:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Creating "Game of Thrones," Part Two"  Continuation of an interview with "Game of Thrones" co-creators and lead writers David Benioff and D. B. Weiss at the Sun Valley Writers' Conference.G
6:00 pm 
Soundbreaking  "Going Electric"  From the electric guitar to synthesized music, learn how innovators used electricity to unleash new sounds. Evaluate the power of technology to continuously redefine music, from Delta blues to the Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Wonder and Devo. Part 4 of 8G
7:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "Children of the Arctic"  Children of the Arctic is a year-in-the-life portrait of Native Alaskan teenagers coming of age in Barrow, Alaska - the northern-most community of the United States. For these teenagers growing up has become a little more complicated than it was for their ancestors who originally named this place "Ukpiagvik" ("where we hunt snowy owls"). They are the twenty-first century descendants of a culture that has endured for millennia on this isolated, but rapidly changing tundra. D
9:00 pm 
Soundbreaking  "The Human Instrument"  Celebrate the most essential part of a song and the most challenging to capture--the vocal track. Consider the ineffable emotional quality that makes a vocal track truly great; with Adele, Amy Winehouse and Christina Aguilera. Part 3 of 8G
10:00 pm 
Soundbreaking  "Going Electric"  From the electric guitar to synthesized music, learn how innovators used electricity to unleash new sounds. Evaluate the power of technology to continuously redefine music, from Delta blues to the Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Wonder and Devo. Part 4 of 8G
11:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "Children of the Arctic"  Children of the Arctic is a year-in-the-life portrait of Native Alaskan teenagers coming of age in Barrow, Alaska - the northern-most community of the United States. For these teenagers growing up has become a little more complicated than it was for their ancestors who originally named this place "Ukpiagvik" ("where we hunt snowy owls"). They are the twenty-first century descendants of a culture that has endured for millennia on this isolated, but rapidly changing tundra. D
11:00 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Daniel Learns About Lizards/Daniel Wonders About Trolley"  Daniel Learns About Lizards - Daniel and Prince Wednesday discover a small lizard in Daniel's backyard. They have a lot of questions about the lizard. When they wonder and explore, they learn so many new things. D
11:30 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Tiger Family Trip"  The Tiger Family is heading out on a road trip to Grandpere's house! At first, Daniel doesn't know what to expect on the ride, but when Mom Tiger gives him a helpful map, he learns that there are so many exciting things to do and see when you're on a trip with your family. Strategy: There are so many things to do and see, when you're on a trip with your family. D
12:00 am 
Pinkalicious & Peterrific  "School Rules/Scooterboy"  When Pinkalicious brings her pet unicorn, Goldie, to school, she discovers that even imaginary unicorns have to follow the rules. Peter is ready to save the day as Scooterboy, superhero extraordinaire! But he can't find anyone who needs rescuing. Maybe his sidekick, Twirl-a-whirl Girl, can help. D
12:30 am 
Ready Jet Go!  "Souped-Up Saucer/Pet Sounds"  Celery has souped-up the family saucer, adding new features for the kids to use, including a robot arm. They test drive it with a trip to the Moon. / Jet takes care of Mitchell's dog Cody for the weekend, and attempts to teach him some new tricks. D
1:00 am 
Nature Cat  "Flamingo-A-Go-Go/What A Tangled Web"  Flamingo-a-go-go - While playing a game of nature I-spy, Squeeks spies something. pink?! Pink? What in nature is pink? Upon a closer look, the gang finds the source of the pink color, Lola, a flamingo who lost her flock while they were on their way to a new home. Lola doesn't remember where their new home was going to be! It's up to Nature Cat and his pals to find Lola's new home, while learning a little bit about flamingos along the way. D
1:30 am 
Nature Cat  "The Shellersons/Only The Shadow Knows"  The Shellersons - On a trip to Barrel Cactus National Park to enjoy nature in all its glorious splendor, Nature Cat and his pals encounter Shelby, a very sad desert tortoise. Today is Shelby's Shellerson Family Reunion party, but none of the other Shellerson members have shown up! Nature Cat vows to help Shelby and find his family members, "The Shellerson Family Reunion will go on!" Only The Shadow Knows - As Daisy, Hal and Squeeks are having a blast making shadow puppets, Nature Cat is just sitting in a tree, watching and waiting, waiting and watching. For what? It seems that yesterday, Norman the Squirrel appeared in the same tree Nature Cat sits in now, took a look at the ground, and said that if Nature Cat wants to see something "unbelievably incredibly amazingly Nature Cat-y!" he has to be in the same spot at the same time tomorrow. D
2:00 am 
Splash and Bubbles: Pole-To-Pole   Narwhales and penguins and humpbacks, oh my! The Reeftown Rangers set off on a migratory adventure from the Antarctic to the Arctic in this SPLASH AND BUBBLES event. D
3:00 am 
Splash and Bubbles  "Seal Sitters/from Ray to Zee"  Splash and Bubbles stop to visit Tidy for the day, but find him exhausted from constantly cleaning up behind the new kelp forest resident, Tyke, a young female Pacific harbor seal pup. Splash and Bubbles try to help Tidy by seal-sitting the young seal pup, and quickly learn how hard it is to keep track of their curious and fearless new mammal friend. / Splash and Bubbles realize that Zee is alone on the reef as the only shark, but when they learn that she has a distant relative in Reeftown, Zee is excited to discover who it is. D
3:30 am 
Splash and Bubbles  "The Sea Sparkles/Tyke and Seek"  While camping, Splash and Bubbles admire all of the beautiful sparkles in the sky. The kids soon think that those sparkles may have fallen from the sky into the sea when they see a brand new light show in Reeftown. / Splash, Bubbles, Dunk and Ripple play a big game of hide and seek with Tyke, the Pacific harbor seal in the Kelp Forest. D
4:00 am 
Splash and Bubbles: Pole-To-Pole   Narwhales and penguins and humpbacks, oh my! The Reeftown Rangers set off on a migratory adventure from the Antarctic to the Arctic in this SPLASH AND BUBBLES event. D
5:00 am 
Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman  "Mission Improbable"  Ruff sends the FETCHers to Washington D.C. for training to become secret agents. D
5:30 am 
Cyberchase  "A Seedy Business"  The citizens of Factoria have been put back to work at a toy factory where they get free meals. The problem? The benefactor is none other than Hacker, and the meals all come from vending machines. The CyberSquad and their new friend--a little Factorian girl named Zoreen--suspect Hacker is up to no good, and they discover he's not making toys, but spy planes! To get the Factorians out of Hacker's clutches, the CyberSquad must show them how to grow their own food. D
6:00 am 
Cyberchase  "The Eye of Rom"  With special guest star Bebe Neuwirth. Hacker steals the powerful Eye of Rom from Binky the Cat's pyramid, placing the Ancient Egypt cybersite in jeopardy. The kids and Digit set out to retrieve the Eye from Hacker, but the journey is packed with a maze of exciting, action-filled gambits that force them to first do and undo a series of complicated steps. D
6:30 am 
WordGirl  "My Dad, My Teacher, My Dad, My Teacher/Castle! Dungeon! Fortress! So?"  MY DAD, MY TEACHER, MY DAD, MY TEACHER - Mr. Botsford gets a job as Becky's substitute teacher, and even though Becky's classmates love the change, Becky feels picked on by her father, er, teacher? After a tough day at school, WordGirl must stop The Butcher and his father Kid Potato from robbing the bank, and she realizes she isn't the only one feeling frustrated by a parent. Can WordGirl figure out how to stop the crime and repair The Butcher and Kid Potato's relationship. or at least just stop the crime? Vocabulary Words: Faculty, Expect. D
7:00 am 
Arthur  "Muffy's Classy Classics Club/Best Enemies"  Muffy's Classy Classics Club - Muffy buys all of the pretty books and pretty dolls in the Pretty Pioneers series, and invites her friends to join a pretty book club. But she can't take their criticisms that the books are, well, rather poorly written. Will the book club disband or can Muffy open up to new literary experiences? Best Enemies - Mom has new clients coming over and they have a daughter who is D.W. D
7:30 am 
Arthur  "Arthur Vs. The Piano/The Big Blow-Up"  Arthur gets stage fright during a rehearsal. Will he be able to get through his recital without any mistakes? In the second story, can Francine and the Brain put aside their differences for the good of the soccer team? Probably not -- so Arthur and Buster decide to "write" some wrongs. D
8:00 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Pick Your Friends/ Finola's Farm"  Pick Your Friends - It's Valentine's Day and Nick and Sally disagree hotly on how to decorate the card they're making for the Cat. Does this mean they aren't really best friends? The Cat takes them to meet Sheldon, a tortoise who knows all about friendship. They learn that Sheldon's best friend is completely different from him and that being best friends doesn't mean you always have to agree. D
8:30 am 
Sesame Street  "Cinderella's Slippery Slippers"  Cinderella (Lucy Liu) doesn't want to open her new shoe store and be a princess anymore, she just wants to play. She meets Rosita who would love to play with her but Cinderella's fancy shoes make it difficult. Rosita suggests that she get a pair of sneakers like hers from the new shoe store. D
9:00 am 
Peg + Cat  "The Roxanne Problem/The Girl Group Problem"  The Roxanne Problem - Pirate Island. Cat longs to impress the savvy Roxanne with his knowledge of solid shapes. So he moves his lips as his hidden friend Peg speaks for him. D
9:30 am 
Super Why!  "Tilden The Caterpillar"  Princess Pea has found a cocoon in her yard and can't wait for it to turn into a butterfly, but it's taking so long! To find out why, the Super Readers jump into the e-book Tilden the Caterpillar where they meet a little caterpillar in a big hurry. They'll have to help him prepare to transform into a butterfly. Educational Objectives: To learn that it's hard to be patient, but it's worth the wait. D
10:00 am 
Clifford The Big Red Dog  "New Dog In Town/Get Well"  "New Dog in Town"--In a heartwarming flashback story, we learn how Clifford's enormous size frightened T-Bone when they first met. T- Bone learns that "you can't judge a book by its cover" -- friends come in all shapes and sizes. "Get Well"--Emily Elizabeth comes down with a bad cold, and Clifford and friends want to help her feel better. D
10:30 am 
Caillou  "Caillou's Surprise"  Caillou's Surprise - When Caillou accidentally breaks Mommy's favourite cup, Grandma suggests they make her a new one. Caillou goes to Grandma's pottery class where he learns how to make a cup, paint it with glaze and fire it. He's a little impatient about waiting overnight for it to be ready, but the final result is worth the wait. D
11:00 am 
Sid The Science Kid  "The Big Cheese!"  While surfing the Internet on the computer with his Mom, Sid finds a funny picture showing that the moon is made of green, glowing, cheese! Sid thinks this is amazing, and when he goes to school, he relays his newfound moon information to his friends, who are equally enthralled. When they tell Susie what they learned, Susie explains something very important-not everything you find on the computer is true! And someone that really understands that notion is visiting today, it's Gabriela's Mom! Dr. Rosalinda Cordova is a marine biologist so she does lots of research on the computer, but it's not the only thing she uses. She tells the kids that when she does research, she reads books at the library, makes observations, asks experts, and looks at websites with good information. D
11:30 am 
WordWorld  "Get Well Soon Soup/Mmm-Mmm-Milk!"  Get Well Soon Soup - When Ant gets sick, Pig tries to take care of him by making his special Get-Well-Soon Soup. It has all the letters in the alphabet in it, so Pig can build any word that Ant needs to feel better. Pig just has to figure out what that word is! Mmm-mmm-milk! - When Ant comes over to Pig's house to eat cookies, Pig tries to get him to drink some milk. D
12:00 pm 
Peep and the Big Wide World (Apt)  "Bedtime Story / The Deep Duck Woods"  NULL
12:30 pm 
Super Why!  "Tilden The Caterpillar"  Princess Pea has found a cocoon in her yard and can't wait for it to turn into a butterfly, but it's taking so long! To find out why, the Super Readers jump into the e-book Tilden the Caterpillar where they meet a little caterpillar in a big hurry. They'll have to help him prepare to transform into a butterfly. Educational Objectives: To learn that it's hard to be patient, but it's worth the wait. D
1:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Cinderella's Slippery Slippers"  Cinderella (Lucy Liu) doesn't want to open her new shoe store and be a princess anymore, she just wants to play. She meets Rosita who would love to play with her but Cinderella's fancy shoes make it difficult. Rosita suggests that she get a pair of sneakers like hers from the new shoe store. D
1:30 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "What's at the Center of the Earth? Layers!/What's at the Center of the Earth? Fossils!"  "What's at the Center of the Earth? Layers!" -- The Conductor takes the Pteranodon family on a very special journey on a new invention - the Drill Engine Train - in search of the perfect spot for a new Underground Dinosaur Train Station! Don is THRILLED to be venturing into the BIGGEST HOLE THE EARTH HAS EVER KNOWN! Shiny is nervous to be underground, until they meet a new friend (a Mesozoic Mole named NATASHA NECROLESTES), who teaches them all about the different layers of the Earth. Story A Educational Objectives: The Earth has several layers - the crust (a thin, solid outermost layer), the mantle (the deeper, denser layer), and the core (the super dense center that's as hot as the sun). Also, a Necrolestes is a type of Mesozoic mole. D
2:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "What's at the Center of the Earth Troglobites!/Minerals!"  "What's at the Center of the Earth? Troglobites!" - The Drill Engine Train burrows into an underground limestone cave, where the Pteranodon Family meets some strange creatures without eyes called "troglobites." In a contest to see who would make the best troglobite, Buddy, Tiny, Shiny, and Don participate in a treasure hunt - with their eyes closed! The kids have to rely on their other senses (with some guidance from the actual troglobites) to navigate the cave and find the prize. Story A Educational Objectives: A speleologist is someone who studies caves. D
2:30 pm 
Splash and Bubbles  "Lights Out!/Catching Some Zzzs"  When Lu's light goes out, Lu has trouble attracting food and seeing down in the Deep, so the kids decide to show her a world filled with light - the reef. There they realize that Lu's light didn't go out, it's just covered with mud. / On a sleepover with Zee, Bubbles is fascinated to learn that Zee is nocturnal. D
3:00 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Looking for Snowball/Daniel's Neighbors Help"  Looking for Snowball - Oh no! Snowball, the class pet, has gone missing! As all the neighbors band together to search for Snowball, Daniel realizes how good it feels to be part of a neighborhood. But will they find Snowball? Daniel's Neighbors Help - Achoo! The Tiger Family is under the weather! Daniel is sent home from school because he doesn't feel well, and Mom Tiger is couch-bound! Lucky for them, their neighbors are at the ready to bring them soup, books and encouragement to help them feel better. Strategy: A neighbor is here to help!. D
3:30 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "The Lemonade Stand/Mad at the Beach"  The Lemonade Stand - Daniel and Prince Wednesday are making a lemonade stand together. But when they don't agree about how to hand out the lemonade, they need to learn to express their mad feelings so they can find a solution.and provide lemonade for their neighbors! Mad at the Beach - Daniel is at the beach with Miss Elaina and they're building a sandcastle. D
4:00 pm 
Pinkalicious & Peterrific  "School Rules/Scooterboy"  When Pinkalicious brings her pet unicorn, Goldie, to school, she discovers that even imaginary unicorns have to follow the rules. Peter is ready to save the day as Scooterboy, superhero extraordinaire! But he can't find anyone who needs rescuing. Maybe his sidekick, Twirl-a-whirl Girl, can help. D
4:30 pm 
Ready Jet Go!  "Souped-Up Saucer/Pet Sounds"  Celery has souped-up the family saucer, adding new features for the kids to use, including a robot arm. They test drive it with a trip to the Moon. / Jet takes care of Mitchell's dog Cody for the weekend, and attempts to teach him some new tricks. D
5:00 pm 
Nature Cat  "Mighty Mountain Climbers/Bug Eating Plants!"  Mighty Mountain Climbers - On a dare from Ronald, Nature Cat and his pals try to climb all the way up to The Mighty Mountain Peak. They get all the supplies they need, and head out, led by Nature Cat. But they soon find out that hiking up a mountain is hard, and poses many problems no matter how prepared you are. D
5:30 pm 
Nature Cat  "The Glow Games/Have A Grape Day"  The Glow Games - Here we go again, Ronald! Tonight Ronald challenges Nature Cat and his friends to compete in the Glow Games! The first team to find three bioluminescent creatures wins the game as well as the Golden Glow Trophy! Nature Cat and his pals are ready to compete; they are not scared of Ronald! But they have one question first, what is bioluminescence? Have a Grape Day - Man-oh-man-oh-man! It's Grape Day! Hooray! Led by Squeeks, the gang is on their way to the grape patch because today the grapes will finally be ripe and ready to eat! Squeeks cannot wait for grape tacos, grape fricassee, grape suzette, grape flambe! But all their excitement comes screeching to a halt when the gang sees the sight before them: the whole grape patch has been overtaken by weeds, everywhere! How could this have happened? Ronald!?!?!. D
6:00 pm 
Splash and Bubbles: Pole-To-Pole   Narwhales and penguins and humpbacks, oh my! The Reeftown Rangers set off on a migratory adventure from the Antarctic to the Arctic in this SPLASH AND BUBBLES event. D
7:00 pm 
Splash and Bubbles  "Seal Sitters/from Ray to Zee"  Splash and Bubbles stop to visit Tidy for the day, but find him exhausted from constantly cleaning up behind the new kelp forest resident, Tyke, a young female Pacific harbor seal pup. Splash and Bubbles try to help Tidy by seal-sitting the young seal pup, and quickly learn how hard it is to keep track of their curious and fearless new mammal friend. / Splash and Bubbles realize that Zee is alone on the reef as the only shark, but when they learn that she has a distant relative in Reeftown, Zee is excited to discover who it is. D
7:30 pm 
Splash and Bubbles  "The Sea Sparkles/Tyke and Seek"  While camping, Splash and Bubbles admire all of the beautiful sparkles in the sky. The kids soon think that those sparkles may have fallen from the sky into the sea when they see a brand new light show in Reeftown. / Splash, Bubbles, Dunk and Ripple play a big game of hide and seek with Tyke, the Pacific harbor seal in the Kelp Forest. D
8:00 pm 
Splash and Bubbles: Pole-To-Pole   Narwhales and penguins and humpbacks, oh my! The Reeftown Rangers set off on a migratory adventure from the Antarctic to the Arctic in this SPLASH AND BUBBLES event. D
9:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Cinderella's Slippery Slippers"  Cinderella (Lucy Liu) doesn't want to open her new shoe store and be a princess anymore, she just wants to play. She meets Rosita who would love to play with her but Cinderella's fancy shoes make it difficult. Rosita suggests that she get a pair of sneakers like hers from the new shoe store. D
9:30 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "What's at the Center of the Earth? Layers!/What's at the Center of the Earth? Fossils!"  "What's at the Center of the Earth? Layers!" -- The Conductor takes the Pteranodon family on a very special journey on a new invention - the Drill Engine Train - in search of the perfect spot for a new Underground Dinosaur Train Station! Don is THRILLED to be venturing into the BIGGEST HOLE THE EARTH HAS EVER KNOWN! Shiny is nervous to be underground, until they meet a new friend (a Mesozoic Mole named NATASHA NECROLESTES), who teaches them all about the different layers of the Earth. Story A Educational Objectives: The Earth has several layers - the crust (a thin, solid outermost layer), the mantle (the deeper, denser layer), and the core (the super dense center that's as hot as the sun). Also, a Necrolestes is a type of Mesozoic mole. D
10:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "What's at the Center of the Earth Troglobites!/Minerals!"  "What's at the Center of the Earth? Troglobites!" - The Drill Engine Train burrows into an underground limestone cave, where the Pteranodon Family meets some strange creatures without eyes called "troglobites." In a contest to see who would make the best troglobite, Buddy, Tiny, Shiny, and Don participate in a treasure hunt - with their eyes closed! The kids have to rely on their other senses (with some guidance from the actual troglobites) to navigate the cave and find the prize. Story A Educational Objectives: A speleologist is someone who studies caves. D
10:30 pm 
Splash and Bubbles  "Lights Out!/Catching Some Zzzs"  When Lu's light goes out, Lu has trouble attracting food and seeing down in the Deep, so the kids decide to show her a world filled with light - the reef. There they realize that Lu's light didn't go out, it's just covered with mud. / On a sleepover with Zee, Bubbles is fascinated to learn that Zee is nocturnal. D
11:00 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Looking for Snowball/Daniel's Neighbors Help"  Looking for Snowball - Oh no! Snowball, the class pet, has gone missing! As all the neighbors band together to search for Snowball, Daniel realizes how good it feels to be part of a neighborhood. But will they find Snowball? Daniel's Neighbors Help - Achoo! The Tiger Family is under the weather! Daniel is sent home from school because he doesn't feel well, and Mom Tiger is couch-bound! Lucky for them, their neighbors are at the ready to bring them soup, books and encouragement to help them feel better. Strategy: A neighbor is here to help!. D
11:30 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "The Lemonade Stand/Mad at the Beach"  The Lemonade Stand - Daniel and Prince Wednesday are making a lemonade stand together. But when they don't agree about how to hand out the lemonade, they need to learn to express their mad feelings so they can find a solution.and provide lemonade for their neighbors! Mad at the Beach - Daniel is at the beach with Miss Elaina and they're building a sandcastle. D

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