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April 13, 2014
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8:00 am 
Dialogue  "Naomi Shihab Nye"  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

8:30 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Seeking Refuge"  Where the wild things are; chances are that's where you'll find our nation's wildlife refuges. National wildlife refuges are part of a grand success story that dates back more than a century. We explore the six national refuges in Idaho: Deer Flat, Kootenai, Minidoka, Bear Lake, Grays Lake, and Camas. They are a remarkable attempt to resist the encroachments of civilization.G

9:00 am 
Oregon Field Guide  "Invasive Species: The View from China, ODOT Troubleshooters, Reptile Fossils"  A number of invasive species in Oregon come from China; the show meets with experts who are working on global solutions to this growing problem. Two significant fossil finds in Oregon happened thanks to amateurs; now they are hunting for dinosaurs.G

9:30 am 
Roadtrip Nation   Meet Antoine, Hannah, and Nika of team Crazy, Babbling, Sunshine. Antoine has never left Southern California, but feels that he's ready to get out and explore. Hannah left her job as a weather broadcaster in South Korea to move back to the U.S. D

10:00 am 
Scientific American Frontiers  "Superpeople"  Imagine someone holding his breath for seven-and-a-half minutes or memorizing a series of 500 random numbers. From extreme deep diving and extraordinary memory feats to prolonged space travel, people are pushing themselves to the limits of human performance. In this episode, Alda visits with former NASA/Mir astronaut and record- setting space traveler Jerry Linenger, goes head-to-head with competitors in a national memory contest and meets a group of champion deep-divers who will leave viewers breathless. D

11:00 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

12:00 pm 
Ocean Frontiers: The Dawn of a New Era In Ocean Stewardship   How can the United States meet its ever-expanding demands on the ocean without destroying it? To answer this question, OCEAN FRONTIERS introduces the unlikely allies joining forces to improve conditions in the waters off America's coasts. OCEAN FRONTIERS: THE DAWN OF A NEW ERA IN OCEAN STEWARDSHIP travels to four seaports and watersheds to observe new, long-term approaches to ocean management- from the busy shipping lanes of Boston Harbor to a small fishing community in the Pacific Northwest; from coral reefs in the Florida Keys to the nation's premier seafood nursery in the Mississippi Delta. Along the way, OCEAN FRONTIERS captures inspiring stories of scientists, businesses, farmers, sport and commercial fishermen, governments and citizens coming together to save the seas that sustain them. D

1:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Myanmar"  From Yangon, Megan McCormick visits Inle Lake and heads to the Shan Palace in the town of Hsipaw where she uncovers a centuries-old tribal rivalry. She travels by train to Mandalay to visit the golden Mahamuni Buddha and to try her hand at puppetry.G

2:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Naomi Shihab Nye"  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

2:30 pm 

3:00 pm 
Biz Kid$  "What Can You Do with Money?"  Decisions, decisions! Join the Biz Kids and you'll ponder the merits of spending, saving, donating, and investing money. Visit the New York Stock Exchange, get tips from the author of Not Buying It, and learn to avoid compulsive shopping. You can also learn how to create a financial diary and track spending. D

3:30 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Big Wave Surf, Plover Habitat, Return to Opal Creek"  European beach grass is invading Oregon's coastal dunes, decimating the habitat for Western Snowy Plovers. Biologists work to beat back the grass and save the birds.G

4:00 pm 
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

4:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "France's Dordogne"  Rick takes a canoe ride, visits a goose farm and savors the foie gras, wanders through a lamp-lit castle, enjoys a country market, and visits the Sistine Chapel of the prehistoric world.G

5:00 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

6:00 pm 
Fake Or Fortune?  "Spoils of War"  The finale focuses on a possible Rembrandt painting that's being sold by a South African auction house. The terms of the sale trigger an investigation into whether the painting may have been stolen by the Nazis during World War II.G

7:00 pm 
Spies Beneath Berlin   Personal accounts combined with new scientific and historical analysis piece together the full story of a remarkable top-secret mission that CIA Chief Alan Dulles would later describe as "one of the most valuable and daring operations ever undertaken." The mission is to construct a spy tunnel into the heavily guarded Soviet sector of the German city during the Cold War.G

8:00 pm 
In Time of War: The Japanese American Experience Of WWII   Actress and North Idaho resident Patty Duke narrates this documentary that goes beyond internment camp life and into the impact of Japanese-Americans' outsider status during the World War II in the Pacific Northwest. Historians, historical footage and former internees consider the themes of civil liberties, freedom and patriotism.G

9:00 pm 
Rebels with a Cause   Narrated by Oscar-winning actress Frances McDormand, this film spotlights a group of dedicated conservationists who fought to preserve open space, protect agriculture and wildlife, and establish public parks near San Francisco.G

10:00 pm 
Fake Or Fortune?  "Spoils of War"  The finale focuses on a possible Rembrandt painting that's being sold by a South African auction house. The terms of the sale trigger an investigation into whether the painting may have been stolen by the Nazis during World War II.G

11:00 pm 
Spies Beneath Berlin   Personal accounts combined with new scientific and historical analysis piece together the full story of a remarkable top-secret mission that CIA Chief Alan Dulles would later describe as "one of the most valuable and daring operations ever undertaken." The mission is to construct a spy tunnel into the heavily guarded Soviet sector of the German city during the Cold War.G

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