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October 15, 2013
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12:30 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
1:00 am 
Earthflight, A Nature Special Presentation  "Flying High"  The conclusion includes a behind-the-scenes look at how EARTHFLIGHT was made, including the extraordinary relationships between people and birds. Some of the footage was captured with the aid of microlights, paragliders, drones and camera-carrying birds. Part 6 of 6G
2:00 am 
Scientific American Frontiers  "Dead Men's Tales"  Alda meets scientists reconstructing mysterious past events from the evidence of excavated remains. Stories include the mysterious destruction of the Jamestown colony and the unconfirmed hanging of outlaw Wild Bill Longley. D
3:00 am 
NASA Sci Files  "The Case of Zany Animal Antics"  Concerned about an injured animal, the tree house detectives decide to learn more about animals and their care. They visit NASA Ken-nedy Space Center and its nearby Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge to meet biologists and ecologists to learn about endangered species, the classification and life cycles of animals, migratory patterns, habitats, and much more.G
4:00 am 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Kepler to Einstein"  From Kepler's laws and the theory of tides, to Einstein's general theory of relativity, into black holes, and beyond. D
4:30 am 
Economics U$A  "Reducing Poverty"  The causes of income inequality and the role of social welfare policy are examined. Updated 2003. D
5:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
5:30 am 
Connect with English  "Unexpected Offers/The Audition"  After an exam, Rebecca goes to the audition with her friend Bill and the studio manager invites Rebecca to sing - she performs "Dreamcatcher."G
6:00 am 
Power Yoga: Mind and Body  "Standing Forward Folds"  With Standing Camel, Padahastasana, Parsvokonasana. D
6:30 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
7:00 am 
Arthur  "Fifteen - Parts I & II"  How much can Arthur and his friends do in 15 minutes? Arthur tries to race home to find his report and get back to school before class starts. George gets his shot to win big bucks for his school on the radio show "15 minutes of Fame." Kate and Pal try to defeat the "Red Claw" and their mission of getting kids to play with cats by eliminating all imaginary friends. D
7:30 am 
Martha Speaks  "There Goes The Neighborhood/I Scream"  There Goes the Neighborhood - Martha can't believe that Helen and Alice are making such a fuss about a kitten. Ice Scream - Alice is shocked to discover that Truman has never actually tried ice cream.G
8:00 am 
Curious George  "Curious George and the Dam Builders/Curious George's Low High Score"  George helps a family of beavers and builds his own mini-golf course so he can practice.G
8:30 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Top of the Sky/Jiggle Bones"  Top of the Sky: Nick, Sally and Cat are playing with their toy rocket. Using the Cat's "Whoa-Look-At-It-Go-Launcher," he shoots the rocket up up and up! But now they need to go find it. Off to the top of the sky! They pass the treetops, and the mountains. D
9:00 am 
Peg + Cat  "The Messy Room Problem/The Golden Pyramid Problem"  The Messy Room Problem - Peg's Room. Peg and Cat sort through the mess in Peg's room just in time for company to come over and see Cat's masterpiece, "The Circles." Primary Content: Sorting; Secondary Content: Shapes. D
9:30 am 
Dinosaur Train  "The Call of the Wild Corythosaurus/Triceratops For Lunch"  The Call of the Wild Corythosaurus - The family surprises Mom for her birthday with a trip to a concert given by Cory and her family of Corythosaurus, who play music through the crests on their heads. Triceratops for Lunch - Our Pteranodon family eats lunch with their friend Tank Triceratops and discover that he and his family are all plant-eaters, with great leaf-eating teeth and giant appetites!. D
10:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Telly Gets Jealous"  Telly and Baby Bear are outside playing with their pets. Telly tries to get his hamster, Chuckie Sue, to make squeaky noises, eat out of his hand, run on her wheel, and play a shapes and colors game, but Chuckie Sue does not do any of those things. Telly becomes upset when he sees that Baby Bear's pet, Ralphie, can speak Spanish, make squeaky noises like a hamster, make his own snack, count, AND knows his shapes. D
11:00 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Something Special for Dad/I Love You, Mom"  Something Special for Dad - Daniel notices how happy Dad is to have received a letter from Grandpere. Daniel really loves Dad, so he decides to send him a letter that will make him glad too. He goes to the Post Office with Mom, where he learns how letters are sorted and mailed. D
11:30 am 
Sid The Science Kid  "I Have Muscles Where?"  When Sid's Dad tells him a really funny joke, Sid laughs so hard that his face hurts. Sid wonders why his face would hurt if the joke was funny? When Sid and his friends investigate at school, they learn that they have muscles all over their bodies, even in their faces!. D
12:00 pm 
Super Why!  "The Swan Maiden"  Red really, really doesn't want her playdate with Little Boy Blue to end so she hides his horn. Super Why, Wonder Red, Princess Presto, and Alpha Pig fly into the story upon which the ballet "Swan Lake" was based, where they encounter a fair maiden who is having a similar problem with a prince! Will Super Why and his friends be able to help the Swan Maiden get her feathers back so she can return home before the sun sets? Educational Objectives: To learn strategies for ending a playdate, catch the alphabet using an alphabet net, identify the letters D,R,O, P, practice the magic of spelling, and use the power to read to change the story. D
12:30 pm 
Caillou  "Caillou Shows Responsibility"  Borrowed Book: Miss Martin agrees to loan Caillou a preschool book, as long as he promises to take good care of it. Caillou agrees, but when he returns home he soon realizes the book is gone. Oh no! He lost it! Feeling badly, Caillou goes to great lengths to recreate the book - only to find out he left it in the preschool's playground. D
1:00 pm 
Thomas & Friends  "Helpful Friends"  Charlie & Eddie - Edward wants to show Charlie that he is a really fun engine instead of doing his job. Edward races off to the tracks telling Charlie jokes. A big mistake occurs when Edward takes Sir Topham Hatt's car to the Steam Works by mistake, but Kevin doesn't know how to fix cars, only steam engines. D
1:30 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Something Special for Dad/I Love You, Mom"  Something Special for Dad - Daniel notices how happy Dad is to have received a letter from Grandpere. Daniel really loves Dad, so he decides to send him a letter that will make him glad too. He goes to the Post Office with Mom, where he learns how letters are sorted and mailed. D
2:00 pm 
Science Trek  "Salmon"  Salmon are a keystone species. They play a very important role in the health of an ecosystem. Some swim as much as 900 miles to return to the stream in which they were born to spawn. Why they do it remains a mystery. Joan Cartan-Hansen and her guests Jeff Heindel, Fish Hatcheries Supervisor, and Adare Evans, Wildlife Educator, both from Idaho Department of Fish and Game, answer students' questions about salmon.G
2:30 pm 
Martha Speaks  "There Goes The Neighborhood/I Scream"  There Goes the Neighborhood - Martha can't believe that Helen and Alice are making such a fuss about a kitten. Ice Scream - Alice is shocked to discover that Truman has never actually tried ice cream.G
3:00 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Messy Room Problem/The Golden Pyramid Problem"  The Messy Room Problem - Peg's Room. Peg and Cat sort through the mess in Peg's room just in time for company to come over and see Cat's masterpiece, "The Circles." Primary Content: Sorting; Secondary Content: Shapes. D
3:30 pm 
WordGirl  "The Birthday Girl's Monstrous Gift/Hal The Haggler"  THE BIRTHDAY GIRL'S MONSTROUS GIFT - After being captured by WordGirl and locked safely in a jar on the hottest day of the year, The Energy Monster convinces Eileen to free and feed him so that he is able to continue terrorizing the city and ruin the Summer Winter Carnival. WordGirl must recapture The Energy Monster but will she be able to do so when an angry Eileen turns into The Birthday Girl after her new pet is taken from her? Vocabulary Words: Guzzle, Monstrous. HAL THE HAGGLER - While doing chores to save money for a new unicorn figurine, WordGirl must stop Granny May from stealing Cleopatra's Bed out of the museum. D
4:00 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Bass Class"  Martin and Chris are in the middle of a friendly competition to find Small-mouth and Large-mouth Bass when they meet Wild Kratts Kid, Gavin, who is fishing. Before they can join him, Zach Varmitech arrives and challenges them to a fishing contest. The Wild Kratts team must use their knowledge of bass biology to win the tournament fair and square. D
4:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "Penguin Tears"  Hacker's secret quest continues, with the nefarious `borg on the hunt for the next piece of his mysterious machine. His search for the legendary Prism of Penguia takes him to snowy Cyberia. While trying to stop Hacker, Digit and the kids are trapped in an icy cave and must master the principles of bouncing in order to break out. D
5:00 pm 
Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman  "The Ruffmeal Needs More Roughage"  In order to be a huge success, all Ruff's new "Ruff Meal" needs is a good jingle and about 50 pounds less packaging. He deploys Talia, Isaac, and Liza to work with a chef to come up with a healthier, more sustainable lunch. He then sends Bethany to meet with Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops to master "Stars and Stripes Forever" for his jingle. D
5:30 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, stocks sink, short term yields spike as competing budget proposals cloud the prospects for a deal. Evercore's Roger Altman shares his advice for investors and lawmakers. And, what are the key companies to watch as the biggest names in technology release their quarterly report cards?. D
5:56 pm 
NewsHour Promo   NULL
6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
7:00 pm 
Great Plains: America's Lingering Wild  "We Live with the Land"  The conclusion visits places grappling with major issues such as water scarcity, climate change, food production, energy development and pipelines. The team visits Chico Basin Ranch in Colorado, Cheyenne River Ranch in South Dakota, The Nature Conservancy's Platte River Prairies in Nebraska, and Broken Kettle Preserve in Iowa. Part 2 of 2G
8:00 pm 
Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle  "Truth, Justice, and the American Way (1938-1958)"  Host and narrator Liev Schreiber explores the comic book genre, its characters' evolutions, and ongoing cultural impacts. The special follows superheroes from the Depression through Superman's television debut; looks at how superheroes affect and reflect relevant social mores; and tracks the enthusiasm for superheroes as they are embraced by media and populations. Parts 1-3 of 3G
11:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
12:00 am 
Oregon Field Guide  "Pronghorn Antelope, Freeriding, Kayak Surfing"  The pronghorn population has rebounded at Hart Mountain refuge. Biologists are surprised by what's causing the resurgence.G
12:30 am 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "Hong Kong - A City of Festivals"  Hong Kong may be Asia's World City, yet its people still cherish their tradition and the richness it brings their lives. In this new Hong Kong episode, Joseph returns for the annual Dragon Boat Festival. He discovers the festival is more than a race as it honors the integrity and devotion of poet, Qu Yuan, who sacrificed himself rather than live in a corrupt world. D
1:00 am 
How to Travel The World for Free  "Totally Exhausted"  After difficult times in Bolivia, Wigge travels to Chile without any money. From there, he hitchhikes to Buenos Aires in Argentina. But rather than dancing the Tango, he has to find food and a means to travel on. D
1:30 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Africa: Madagascar"  Art documents some of the famous inhabitants of the island that split off from Africa 80 million years ago. He photographs dancing sifakas, rainbow-colored chameleons, a forest of upside-down trees and a spiny desert.G
2:00 am 
Quilted Conscience   THE QUILTED CONSCIENCE documents the beautiful and important story of a group of sixteen Sudanese-American girls - refugees from the genocide in their troubled homeland - who are thrust into a new life in Grand Island, Nebraska. It's a story of a quilters' guild of local white women, some of whom have had little previous contact with ethnic or racial minorities. It's a story of a famed African-American quilt maker who travels a thousand miles to help "stitch" the groups together by means of a culture-blend fabric-art project. D
3:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Writers at Harriman"  Thirty-five teens from throughout Idaho gather at Harriman State Park in eastern Idaho for the six-day Writers at Harriman camp experience. In the tranquil setting surrounded by wildlife the students attend class with expert teachers and write.G
3:30 am 
MotorWeek   Road Tests: 2014 Cadillac CTS, 2014 Hyundai Sante FE. D
4:00 am 
Sesame Street  "The Flood"  Gordon and Susan are getting ready to go to sleep after a long day when they suddenly hear water gushing. When they look out the window, they see Ernie and Bert float by on their beds. While Susan rushes off to tell Maria and Luis about the flood, Gordon brings Bert and Ernie inside their apartment. D
5:00 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Safety Patrol/Safety at the Beach"  Safety Patrol: Today at school, the children are learning about traffic signs. Prince Tuesday comes for a special visit, wearing his crossing guard uniform. He takes the class on a walk through the Neighborhood and they practice their safety rules all along the way. D
5:30 am 
Martha Speaks  "There Goes The Neighborhood/I Scream"  There Goes the Neighborhood - Martha can't believe that Helen and Alice are making such a fuss about a kitten. Ice Scream - Alice is shocked to discover that Truman has never actually tried ice cream.G
6:00 am 
Earthflight, A Nature Special Presentation  "Flying High"  The conclusion includes a behind-the-scenes look at how EARTHFLIGHT was made, including the extraordinary relationships between people and birds. Some of the footage was captured with the aid of microlights, paragliders, drones and camera-carrying birds. Part 6 of 6G
7:00 am 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Paris: Embracing Life and Art"  Rick rides a unicorn into the Middle Ages at the Cluny Museum, takes a midnight Paris joyride in a classic car, and gets an extreme close-up look at heavenly stained glass in Sainte-Chapelle. He goes on a Tombstone pilgrimage at P?re Lachaise Cemetery, and then savors the Parisian caf? scene.G
7:30 am 
Rudy Maxa's World  "South Africa: Garden Route & Wine Country"  Rudy explores the wild, rugged coastline, known as the Garden Route, named for the astounding variety of plant species found there. The coastal scene includes surfers on enormous waves, exotic birds and seaside resort towns.G
8:00 am 
The Desert Speaks  "Giants on a Galapagos Island"  This program visits one of the few inhabited islands in the Galapagos. Host David Yetman and ecologist Yar Petryszyn explore the people and culture of the island of Santa Cruz with a stroll through the market at Puerto Ayora. Then it's off to visit the Darwin Research Station and its famous saddle back tortoises, which are being reintroduced to the area after being hunted close to extinction. D
8:30 am 
Ciao Italia  "Cooking of Liguria/La Cucina Ligure"  Mary Ann travels with her students to the stunning coastline of Liguria to enjoy the sights and sounds of the "Italian Riviera", and to teach them the fine art of Ligurian cuisine, starting with artisanal, coin-shaped Corzetti pasta, a complex, pesto-based Minestrone, Genoa Style, red wine infused Rabbit, Ligurian Style and for dessert, unique Jam Filled Tarts from Rapallo, called Gobelletti. D
9:00 am 
Expeditions with Patrick McMillan  "The Rite of Spring"  Every spring, thousands of species participate in rituals with a single goal in mind: breeding. Birds migrate huge distances from wintering grounds. Frogs, each with their own unique voice, call from wetlands. D
9:30 am 
Ciao Italia  "Pizza On Parade/Una Parata Della Pizza"  Mary Ann fires up the oven and calls in the kitchen troops to help her turn out a dizzying array of pizzas in no time flat, starting with spicy Asparagus, Sausage and Peppers Pizza, a classic Prosciutto and Pine Nut Pizza, Sun Dried Tomato and Cheese Pizza, and winds up the parade with a Mixed Mushroom Pizza. Grab your knife and fork and don't forget your appetite. D
10:00 am 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Big, Bold Chicken Braises"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster updates the recipe for a Silver Palette classic, Chicken Marbella. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of whole roasted chickens. Next, Man on the Street John "Doc" Willoughby learns about authentic Filipino cooking at the Purple Yam in Brooklyn. D
10:30 am 
GardenSMART   Join GardenSMART as we take you on a garden tour that features some of the finest and most exquisite gardens. It's not only a feast for the eyes but a real learning experience as well. We enjoyed it and think you will too. D
11:00 am 
Infinity Hall Live  "Wilson Phillips"  Wilson Phillips, one of the biggest selling all-female groups in music history hits the Infinity Hall stage for an unforgettable night of nostalgia and chart-topping songs. The group, made up of Chynna Phillips, Wendy Wilson and Carnie Wilson, first reached the top of the Billboard charts in 1991 and have seen a resurgence in the past year with their appearance in the hit film Bridesmaids and their new reality series, Wilson Phillips: Still Holding On. Another reason for their return to center stage? They have a hit record! Their new CD, Dedicated, - which has topped the Amazon contemporary pop vocal charts - is a tribute to the music of their iconic parents; Chynna is the daughter of Michelle and John Phillips of the Mamas and the Papas and Wendy and Carnie are the daughters of the Beach Boys' Brian Wilson. D
12:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Telly Gets Jealous"  Telly and Baby Bear are outside playing with their pets. Telly tries to get his hamster, Chuckie Sue, to make squeaky noises, eat out of his hand, run on her wheel, and play a shapes and colors game, but Chuckie Sue does not do any of those things. Telly becomes upset when he sees that Baby Bear's pet, Ralphie, can speak Spanish, make squeaky noises like a hamster, make his own snack, count, AND knows his shapes. D
1:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "The Call of the Wild Corythosaurus/Triceratops For Lunch"  The Call of the Wild Corythosaurus - The family surprises Mom for her birthday with a trip to a concert given by Cory and her family of Corythosaurus, who play music through the crests on their heads. Triceratops for Lunch - Our Pteranodon family eats lunch with their friend Tank Triceratops and discover that he and his family are all plant-eaters, with great leaf-eating teeth and giant appetites!. D
1:30 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Tree Problem/Another Tree Problem"  The Tree Problem - Peg's Neighborhood. When Cat is stuck in a tree, Peg needs to figure out how to get him down using three giant gifts. Primary Content: Spatial sense, solving a puzzle; Secondary Content: Direction, position. D
2:00 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Top of the Sky/Jiggle Bones"  Top of the Sky: Nick, Sally and Cat are playing with their toy rocket. Using the Cat's "Whoa-Look-At-It-Go-Launcher," he shoots the rocket up up and up! But now they need to go find it. Off to the top of the sky! They pass the treetops, and the mountains. D
2:30 pm 
WordGirl  "The Two-Brains Boogie/Field Day Fun with Robo-Tobey"  The Two Brains Boogie - Dr. Two Brains is at it again-this time he's threatening to turn all the town's buildings into cheese. When he traps WordGirl outside the city limits she has to figure out how to stop his cheesy plan and get to the Boogie Oogie Oogie dance contest on time! Vocabulary Words: Shimmy, Indestructible. Field Day Fund with Robo-Tobey - Becky's really excited about the big field day competition at school. D
3:00 pm 
Wyland's Art Studio  "Full Moon Seascape"  Wyland demonstrates linear perspective. D
3:30 pm 
Chefs A' Field  "Old Salts, Young Guns"  Chesapeake Bay Oysters Bubble Back from Virtual Extinction. Chef Jason Alley: Comfort Restaurant - Portsmouth and Richmond, VA Virginia chef Jason Alley and his children join Chesapeake Bay oyster farmers Ryan and Travis Croxton to harvest oysters and learn how the once-endangered bivalves are helping to clean up pollution in the bay. In the kitchen, Chef Alley and his children prepare dishes featuring their prized catch. D
4:00 pm 
Digital Media: New Learners of the 21st Century   This film explores how instructors use digital media and interactive practices to ignite students' curiosity and ingenuity. It also looks at cutting-edge educational and cognitive research to see how increasingly powerful forms of digital media impact today's learners.G
5:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
6:00 pm 
NOVA  "Megastorm Aftermath"  One year after Hurricane Sandy, this new investigation asks: Are hurricanes increasing in intensity? How can people prepare for these storms and are urban areas responding to the threat? The show travels to other low-lying urban areas where engineering, natural landscape restoration and a smarter, more flexible power grid are combined for protection.G
7:00 pm 
Curiosity Quest Goes Green  "Plastic Bottle Cap Recycling"  Did you know that plastic bottles caps are now being separated out and made into new products? Join Joel as he rides a new environmental wave of recycling water bottle caps and tours several facilities to find out how this is done. D
7:30 pm 
EcoSense for Living  "Green Jobs"  In post-Katrina New Orleans, there's a shining example of real-life results of green job training. At-risk young people get hands-on training on how to fortify and weatherize homes in The Big Easy. Then EcoSense takes you to Spartanburg, S.C. D
8:00 pm 
Scientific American Frontiers  "Games Machines Play"  Alan Alda attends contests between machines and humans, mostly students who build them. He watches robots play soccer; visits a human-powered submarine contest; and observes small machines that must prove their efficiency at lowering a beam.G
9:00 pm 
Digital Media: New Learners of the 21st Century   This film explores how instructors use digital media and interactive practices to ignite students' curiosity and ingenuity. It also looks at cutting-edge educational and cognitive research to see how increasingly powerful forms of digital media impact today's learners.G
10:00 pm 
NOVA  "Megastorm Aftermath"  One year after Hurricane Sandy, this new investigation asks: Are hurricanes increasing in intensity? How can people prepare for these storms and are urban areas responding to the threat? The show travels to other low-lying urban areas where engineering, natural landscape restoration and a smarter, more flexible power grid are combined for protection.G
11:00 pm 
Curiosity Quest Goes Green  "Plastic Bottle Cap Recycling"  Did you know that plastic bottles caps are now being separated out and made into new products? Join Joel as he rides a new environmental wave of recycling water bottle caps and tours several facilities to find out how this is done. D
11:30 pm 
EcoSense for Living  "Green Jobs"  In post-Katrina New Orleans, there's a shining example of real-life results of green job training. At-risk young people get hands-on training on how to fortify and weatherize homes in The Big Easy. Then EcoSense takes you to Spartanburg, S.C. D
12:00 am 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Si Supieras...."  In Mexico, Raquel and Angela come to the aid of someone with a surprising connection to Don Fernando.G
12:30 am 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Exito"  The Castillo family deals with a number of problems, including the hospitalization of don Fernando.G
1:00 am 
Whole Child, The: A Caregiver's Guide to the First Five Years  "Babies Are Children, Too"  The special concerns when caring for infants in groups and the importance of nurturing care. D
1:30 am 
Whole Child, The: A Caregiver's Guide to the First Five Years  "Dealing with Feelings"  Activities that promote emotional health in family relations, self-expression, and dealing with frustration and stress. D
2:00 am 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Vectors"  Physics must explain not only why and how much, but also where and which way. D
2:30 am 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Newton's Laws"  Newton lays down the laws of force, mass, and acceleration. D
3:00 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
3:30 am 
Biography of America, A  "Sixties"  Professor Scharff weaves the story of the Civil Rights movement with stories of the Vietnam War and Watergate to create a portrait of a decade. Lyndon Johnson emerges as a pivotal character, along with Stokely Carmichael, Fanny Lou Hamer, and other luminaries of the era. D
4:00 am 
Design Squad  "Blowin' in the Wind"  The teams compete to design and build wind-powered kinetic art from recycled materials. The winning sculpture is put on display in a Massachusetts sculpture park.G
4:30 am 
Biz Kid$  "What to Do with a Windfall"  Congratulations - you have a windfall! Now what? Take a look at some investment alternatives and how to evaluate them based on time, risk, and rate of return. Meet several young entrepreneurs who were faced with a financial opportunity and see where they decided to invest their money. D
5:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Moss Gardens (Raleigh, NC)"  In this episode, we learn how moss is an incredible eco-friendly plant that needs very little water, no fertilizers, clipping or mowing and yet, it stays green all year long! We cover all the basics and make a miniature tabletop landscape that will give years of enjoyment. D
5:30 am 
Wild Kratts  "Bass Class"  Martin and Chris are in the middle of a friendly competition to find Small-mouth and Large-mouth Bass when they meet Wild Kratts Kid, Gavin, who is fishing. Before they can join him, Zach Varmitech arrives and challenges them to a fishing contest. The Wild Kratts team must use their knowledge of bass biology to win the tournament fair and square. D
6:00 am 
The Jazzy Vegetarian  "Wheatloaf and Potatoes"  Host Laura Theodore prepares a favorite family supper with a twist. Meat-free "Savory Seitan Loaf with Tomato-Mushroom Gravy" satisfies big appetites paired with appetizing "Twice Baked Potatoes." Maple sugar adds a welcome pop of flavor to "Broccoli with Sweet Tamari-Onion Sauce," while creamy "Dreamy Banana Pie" rounds out this appealing menu. D
6:30 am 
Christina Cooks  "Burgers and Fried Makeover"  Have you ever benched the man in your life and put his barbecue out of bounds because it doesn't play well with your healthy lifestyle? Cut the fat with these yummy burgers and get him back in the game!. D
7:00 am 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Stockholm & Sweden"  Rudy visits a designer hotel and sips cocktails in a lounge built completely of ice. He tours the studios of glass artists and visits a medieval castle.G
7:30 am 
Travel with Kids  "The Florida Keys"  The Florida Keys has been the subject of mystery and intrigue for many decades. Closer to Cuba than to the other United States, Key West is known for its independent spirit. Check it out by train in a tour of the sites, by boat at sunset and by bike. D
8:00 am 
Hometime  "Creekside Home Framing"  The new home's walls are pre-built at a factory, trucked out to the site sequentially and quickly set in place with a crane. D
8:30 am 
Woodsmith Shop  "Top Shop Tips"  In the Woodsmith Shop, we're always looking for ways to make woodworking faster, safer, and more accurate. See some of our favorite shop tips and techniques from the pages of Woodsmith magazine. D
9:00 am 
The Victory Garden  "Soft"  Correspondent Paul Epsom visits a specialty grass nursery in New Hampshire. Host Jamie Durie heads to the Filoli gardens in northern California for plant ideas.G
9:30 am 
For Your Home  "Newbie Gardening"  NULL
10:00 am 
Quilting Arts  "Stitch Designs In Quilting"  Whether by hand or machine, there is an endless array of patterns and designs to enhance your quilts. Laura Wasilowski starts out with tips for adding hand stitches to abstract quilt blocks for texture and style. Then, Angela Walters introduces the "tiles" quilt design in free motion. D
10:30 am 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Peaks of Majesty"  Bob Ross paints a still lake capturing the reflection of some trees as rugged mountains stand guard in the background. D
11:00 am 
Taste This!  "Pub Comfort Food"  Chef Joe stays in the kitchen preparing some of his favorite comfort foods. One the menu for today Chef Joe prepares a Beef and Pork Chile, Sauteed Pork with onions and Asian pears, as well as Breaded Pork Chops. For this menu Chef Joe uses some great products you'll want to try! Take notes!. D
11:30 am 
P. Allen Smith's Garden to Table  "Celebrating New Beginnings"  Allen shows viewers it's never too late to eat healthy and delicious with homegrown food. He'll show us how to start tomato plants early, share tips on growing sweet peas and prepare delicious and healthy recipes. For dessert, Allen makes super soy cookies!. D
12:00 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Si Supieras...."  In Mexico, Raquel and Angela come to the aid of someone with a surprising connection to Don Fernando.G
12:30 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Exito"  The Castillo family deals with a number of problems, including the hospitalization of don Fernando.G
1:00 pm 
Whole Child, The: A Caregiver's Guide to the First Five Years  "Babies Are Children, Too"  The special concerns when caring for infants in groups and the importance of nurturing care. D
1:30 pm 
Whole Child, The: A Caregiver's Guide to the First Five Years  "Dealing with Feelings"  Activities that promote emotional health in family relations, self-expression, and dealing with frustration and stress. D
2:00 pm 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Vectors"  Physics must explain not only why and how much, but also where and which way. D
2:30 pm 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Newton's Laws"  Newton lays down the laws of force, mass, and acceleration. D
3:00 pm 
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
3:30 pm 
Biography of America, A  "Sixties"  Professor Scharff weaves the story of the Civil Rights movement with stories of the Vietnam War and Watergate to create a portrait of a decade. Lyndon Johnson emerges as a pivotal character, along with Stokely Carmichael, Fanny Lou Hamer, and other luminaries of the era. D
4:00 pm 
Design Squad  "Blowin' in the Wind"  The teams compete to design and build wind-powered kinetic art from recycled materials. The winning sculpture is put on display in a Massachusetts sculpture park.G
4:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "What to Do with a Windfall"  Congratulations - you have a windfall! Now what? Take a look at some investment alternatives and how to evaluate them based on time, risk, and rate of return. Meet several young entrepreneurs who were faced with a financial opportunity and see where they decided to invest their money. D
5:00 pm 
The Electric Company  "Oh Danny Boy"  Hector and Danny join forces in a doubles ping pong tournament. Will they find friendship in victory?. D
5:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "Penguin Tears"  Hacker's secret quest continues, with the nefarious `borg on the hunt for the next piece of his mysterious machine. His search for the legendary Prism of Penguia takes him to snowy Cyberia. While trying to stop Hacker, Digit and the kids are trapped in an icy cave and must master the principles of bouncing in order to break out. D
6:00 pm 
Quilting Arts  "Stitch Designs In Quilting"  Whether by hand or machine, there is an endless array of patterns and designs to enhance your quilts. Laura Wasilowski starts out with tips for adding hand stitches to abstract quilt blocks for texture and style. Then, Angela Walters introduces the "tiles" quilt design in free motion. D
6:30 pm 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Peaks of Majesty"  Bob Ross paints a still lake capturing the reflection of some trees as rugged mountains stand guard in the background. D
7:00 pm 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans   Oyster Dressing, Cornbread and Crawfish Dressing, and Shrimp and Mirliton Dressing. D
7:30 pm 
Cooking with Nick Stellino  "Elegant Veal Chops & A Delectable Cheesecake"  Cooking the perfect chop and preparing the ultimate sauce with port and Gorgonzola is a easy as 1-2-3! Making the perfect dessert is even easier. Nick visits the cheese monger and the butcher and prepares Veal Chops with Port & Gorgonzola and a Ricotta Cheesecake with Coffee & Chocolate. D
8:00 pm 
Hometime  "Creekside Home Framing"  The new home's walls are pre-built at a factory, trucked out to the site sequentially and quickly set in place with a crane. D
8:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "The Best of Slovenia"  In the little-visited and underrated alpine country, Rick begins in the capital city of Ljubljana, enjoys the mountain resort of Lake Bled, ventures into the Julian Alps, goes spelunking in a gigantic cave, and swims with Slavs in a charming Adriatic port.G
9:00 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "New York City"  New York City is the world epicenter for money, creativity and culture. Burt takes a bite of the Big Apple, tells you how it came to be and takes you from the tip of the island to Central Park. Learn about the city's architectural heritage and how a nation of immigrants contributed to the gastronomy of the island. D
9:30 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Economical Offal"  Pork Liver Pate; Roast Sausage With Potatoes; Braised Sweetbreads In Mirepoix; Braised Tongue With Lentils. D
10:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Irish Comfort Classics"  Host Christopher Kimball heads into the test kitchen with test cook Julia Collin Davison to update a classic recipe for Shepherd's Pie. Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus reveals her favorite quirky kitchen gadgets. Then, Chris answers questions from viewers. D
10:30 pm 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Winter Comfort Food"  Sara gets tons of winter veggies from a farm where her nephew works and learns how they are grown in the winter months. And she uses them for Root Vegetable Latkes paired with Smoked Fish Chowder - perfect for a cold and rainy day. D
11:00 pm 
Taste This!  "Pub Comfort Food"  Chef Joe stays in the kitchen preparing some of his favorite comfort foods. One the menu for today Chef Joe prepares a Beef and Pork Chile, Sauteed Pork with onions and Asian pears, as well as Breaded Pork Chops. For this menu Chef Joe uses some great products you'll want to try! Take notes!. D
11:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "The Best of Slovenia"  In the little-visited and underrated alpine country, Rick begins in the capital city of Ljubljana, enjoys the mountain resort of Lake Bled, ventures into the Julian Alps, goes spelunking in a gigantic cave, and swims with Slavs in a charming Adriatic port.G
12:00 am 
Immigrant Nation! The Battle for the Dream   Immigrant Nation! is a feature documentary film about the modern immigrant rights movement. In particular, it is the story of the struggle of Elvira Arellano, a single mother from Chicago, who fought her deportation. The film also interweaves the stories of individuals, organizations, activists and community leaders united by passion and a concern for justice. D
1:00 am 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
2:00 am 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report. The world warns the U.S. to get its fiscal house in order and China, the largest holder of U.S. D
2:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Eric Schlosser (author). D
3:00 am 
Global Voices  "Garbage Dreams"  The world's largest garbage village is just outside Cairo. The "Zabaleen" (Arabic for "garbage people") recycle 80 percent of the trash they collect, but now multinational corporations threaten their livelihood. D
4:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
4:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Edwidge Danticat (author)/Rick Najera (comedian/author). D
5:00 am 
Asia This Week   NULL
5:30 am 
European Journal  "Gambling Priests Bankrupt Archdiocese"  Slovenia: When priests gamble - Since the fall of Communism, Slovenia's Catholic Church had built up a business empire. But it collapsed like a house of cards when the financial crisis struck. Sweden: A register for Roma - The Swedish police drew up illegal lists of Roma. D
6:00 am 
Latino Americans  "Pride and Prejudice/Peril and Promise"  Witness the creation of the proud "Chicano" identity as labor leaders organize farm workers in California, and as activists push for better education opportunities for Latinos. Then examine the growing Latino influence as a second wave of Cubans and thousands of Salvadorans, Nicaraguans and Guatemalans flee to the U.S., leading to calls for tightened borders. Parts 5 and 6 of 6G
8:00 am 
Immigrant Nation! The Battle for the Dream   Immigrant Nation! is a feature documentary film about the modern immigrant rights movement. In particular, it is the story of the struggle of Elvira Arellano, a single mother from Chicago, who fought her deportation. The film also interweaves the stories of individuals, organizations, activists and community leaders united by passion and a concern for justice. D
9:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL
10:00 am 
Tavis Smiley   Edwidge Danticat (author)/Rick Najera (comedian/author). D
10:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Eric Schlosser (author). D
11:00 am 
Asia This Week   NULL
11:30 am 
European Journal  "Gambling Priests Bankrupt Archdiocese"  Slovenia: When priests gamble - Since the fall of Communism, Slovenia's Catholic Church had built up a business empire. But it collapsed like a house of cards when the financial crisis struck. Sweden: A register for Roma - The Swedish police drew up illegal lists of Roma. D
12:00 pm 
Latino Americans  "Pride and Prejudice/Peril and Promise"  Witness the creation of the proud "Chicano" identity as labor leaders organize farm workers in California, and as activists push for better education opportunities for Latinos. Then examine the growing Latino influence as a second wave of Cubans and thousands of Salvadorans, Nicaraguans and Guatemalans flee to the U.S., leading to calls for tightened borders. Parts 5 and 6 of 6G
2:00 pm 
Immigrant Nation! The Battle for the Dream   Immigrant Nation! is a feature documentary film about the modern immigrant rights movement. In particular, it is the story of the struggle of Elvira Arellano, a single mother from Chicago, who fought her deportation. The film also interweaves the stories of individuals, organizations, activists and community leaders united by passion and a concern for justice. D
3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
4:00 pm 
4:30 pm 
Journal   NULL
4:59 pm 
Global Voices  "Garbage Dreams"  The world's largest garbage village is just outside Cairo. The "Zabaleen" (Arabic for "garbage people") recycle 80 percent of the trash they collect, but now multinational corporations threaten their livelihood. D
6:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea"  Once known as the California Riviera, the Salton Sea is now called one of America's worst ecological disasters: a fetid, stagnant, salty lake, that coughs up dead fish and birds by the thousands in frequent die-offs that occur. However, amongst the ruins of this man-made mistake, a few remaining eccentrics (a roadside nudist, a religious folk artist, a Hungarian revolutionary, and real estate speculators) struggle to keep a remodeled version of the original Salton Sea dream alive. Accidentally created by an engineering error in 1905, reworked in the 50's as a world class vacation destination for the rich and famous, suddenly abandoned after a series of hurricanes, floods, and fish die-offs, and finally almost saved by Congressman Sonny Bono, the Salton Sea has a bittersweet past. D
7:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill"  Thirty years after the premiere of MACNEIL/LEHRER NEWSHOUR the nightly news program, now PBS NEWSHOUR, has two new main anchors - Woodruff and Ifill. Host Marcia Franklin talks with them about their careers and goals for the show.G
8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
9:00 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, stocks sink, short term yields spike as competing budget proposals cloud the prospects for a deal. Evercore's Roger Altman shares his advice for investors and lawmakers. And, what are the key companies to watch as the biggest names in technology release their quarterly report cards?. D
9:30 pm 
Journal   NULL
10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
11:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea"  Once known as the California Riviera, the Salton Sea is now called one of America's worst ecological disasters: a fetid, stagnant, salty lake, that coughs up dead fish and birds by the thousands in frequent die-offs that occur. However, amongst the ruins of this man-made mistake, a few remaining eccentrics (a roadside nudist, a religious folk artist, a Hungarian revolutionary, and real estate speculators) struggle to keep a remodeled version of the original Salton Sea dream alive. Accidentally created by an engineering error in 1905, reworked in the 50's as a world class vacation destination for the rich and famous, suddenly abandoned after a series of hurricanes, floods, and fish die-offs, and finally almost saved by Congressman Sonny Bono, the Salton Sea has a bittersweet past. D

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