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January 12, 2017
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6:30 am 
Independent Lens  "Containment/Excerpt from Uranium Drive-In"  Explore our attempts to plan for our radioactive future and the startling failure to manage waste in the present. Left over from the Cold War are a hundred million gallons of radioactive sludge, covering a vast amount of land. D

8:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL

9:00 am 
Reel South  "Soul City"  By Monica Berra, SheRea DelSol and Gini Richards. Learn the story of a group of civil rights activists who attempted to build a multiracial utopia - Soul City - in the heart of North Carolina's Klan Country in the 1970s. Rich archival material, interviews with former and current Soul City residents, animation and soulful rhythms of the era bring alive the vision of founder Floyd B. McKissick and his band of idealists who, though the odds were stacked against them, risked it all to build the city of their dreams. D

9:30 am 
Reel South  "Eat White Dirt"  By Adam Forrester. Discover the oddly spellbinding personal, cultural and scientific history of the deeply transgressive and often misunderstood practice of consuming earth, a phenomenon known as geophagy. The film collects and combines the experiences, processes and explanations of people who eat white dirt with information from the scientists who study the phenomenon. D

10:00 am 
Tavis Smiley   NULL

10:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   NULL

11:00 am 

11:30 am 
Second Opinion  "Pancreatic Cancer"  A diagnosis of pancreatic cancer is devastating for the patient and his/her family. Often the cancer is caught when it is at an advanced stage, and survival rates are lower than many cancers. Peter Suess is more than 5 years out from his pancreatic cancer diagnosis, and his story of his ongoing treatment and survival is one of hope and inspiration. D

12:00 pm 
Life on the Line  "Footsteps of the Unknown"  As the second poorest country in the world, Ethiopia sits as a crossroads of hope and despair. With overwhelming widespread poverty and disease, it's estimated that one in eight children are orphaned or abandoned. Yet in the western highlands, in a town called Gimbie, lies a hospital where non-profit workers take these lonely children under their wings. D

12:30 pm 
Independent Lens  "Containment/Excerpt from Uranium Drive-In"  Explore our attempts to plan for our radioactive future and the startling failure to manage waste in the present. Left over from the Cold War are a hundred million gallons of radioactive sludge, covering a vast amount of land. D

2:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Winter Solitude"  Outdoor Idaho skis into a Mongolian yurt; follows some expert alpine skiers as they helicopter into the remote Boulder Mountains; and meetsup with some mushers, whose sled dogs manage to win national races, even under less than ideal conditions. D

2:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich"  Historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich coined the phrase: "Well-behaved women seldom make history." The Harvard University professor grew up in Sugar City, Idaho, and won a Pulitzer Prize in 1991 for her book A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, which was adapted into a PBS American Experience documentary. Host Marcia Franklin talks with Ulrich about her latest book, A House Full of Females: Mormon Diaries, 1835-1870.G

3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

4:00 pm 

4:30 pm 
DW News   NULL

5:00 pm 
NOVA  "The Nuclear Option"  Five years after the earthquake and tsunami that triggered the unprecedented trio of meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, scientists and engineers are struggling to control an ongoing crisis at the wrecked plant. NOVA investigates how the realities of climate change, the inherent limitations of renewable energy sources, and the optimism and enthusiasm of a new generation of nuclear engineers is seeding a renaissance in nuclear technology, all while the most recent disaster is still being managed.G

6:00 pm 
Uranium - Twisting The Dragon's Tail   Join physicist Dr. Derek Muller to unlock the mysteries of uranium, one of Earth's most controversial elements. Uranium has brought hope, progress and destruction; revolutionized society, from medicine to warfare; and profoundly shaped the past. D

8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL

9:00 pm 

9:30 pm 

10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

11:00 pm 
Uranium - Twisting The Dragon's Tail   Join physicist Dr. Derek Muller to unlock the mysteries of uranium, one of Earth's most controversial elements. Uranium has brought hope, progress and destruction; revolutionized society, from medicine to warfare; and profoundly shaped the past. D

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January 12, 2017
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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