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April 16, 2017
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5:00 am 
Sid The Science Kid  "Sid's Pet Project"  Sid is very excited because he's going to babysit Grandma's dog Philbert for the weekend. This is a great way for Sid to show his parents that he's ready to take care of his own puppy. But there's only one problem. D
5:30 am 
Peg + Cat  "The Claymation Problem/The Grumpy Judge Problem"  The Claymation Problem - Peg's Yard. Temperamental director Richard finally finds performers he can totally control, shape, and mold: they're made of clay. Primary Content: Comparing height. D
6:00 am 
Austin City Limits  "Spoon/White Denim"  Austin's best alternative rock shines with the two groups. Spoon highlights the album They Want My Soul while White Denim features songs from Corsicana Lemonade.G
7:00 am 
Counting from Infinity: Yitang Zhang and the Twin Prime Conjecture   In April, 2013 Yitang "Tom" Zhang, a virtually unknown mathematician working as an adjunct professor at the University of New Hampshire, submitted a paper to the Annals of Mathematics. Zhang had made an important breakthrough in Number Theory by solving the Twin Prime Conjecture (pairs of prime numbers that differ by two). His work, Small Gaps Between Primes, was immediately recognized as an important mathematical break- through, and Zhang became an instant celebrity - a role for which he was unprepared. The film documents Zhang's quiet perseverance amidst adversity, and his preference for thinking and working in solitude. Zhang's story is interwoven with a history of the Twin Prime Conjecture as told by several mathematicians.G
8:00 am 
Dialogue  "Creating Virtual Reality: Nonny de la Pena"  Marcia Franklin talks with Nonny de la Pena about "immersive journalism."G
8:30 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "State of Our Parks"  The story of Idaho can be told in her state parks. They provide windows into the political and social development of Idaho and the West while offering stunning scenery and recreational opportunities for the whole family. This special also explores the history of the state parks movement in Idaho, how the system is faring in today's economy, and examines the value of state parks to Idaho residents.G
9:30 am 
Roadtrip Nation  "Rounding The Bend"  The road-trippers reach Long Island, NY, home of writer Beverly Donofrio. Beverly recounts a long list of personal failures ? getting put in remedial English, a failed thesis, a lost job ? between bouts of reflective laughter. You have to laugh, she tells the road-trippers, and thrive from adversity; take a real look at the opportunities that are presented to you, and say yes as often as you can. D
10:00 am 
Dead Reckoning: War, Crime, and Justice from WW2 To The War On Terror  "In Our Time"  See how postwar justice has been revitalized over the past two decades, but is limited in confronting the exponential rise in civilian tolls-sexual violence and genocide-occurring in the Balkans, Rwanda, Congo, Syria, Sri Lanka and other countries. D
11:00 am 
Counting from Infinity: Yitang Zhang and the Twin Prime Conjecture   In April, 2013 Yitang "Tom" Zhang, a virtually unknown mathematician working as an adjunct professor at the University of New Hampshire, submitted a paper to the Annals of Mathematics. Zhang had made an important breakthrough in Number Theory by solving the Twin Prime Conjecture (pairs of prime numbers that differ by two). His work, Small Gaps Between Primes, was immediately recognized as an important mathematical break- through, and Zhang became an instant celebrity - a role for which he was unprepared. The film documents Zhang's quiet perseverance amidst adversity, and his preference for thinking and working in solitude. Zhang's story is interwoven with a history of the Twin Prime Conjecture as told by several mathematicians.G
12:00 pm 
Let There Be Light   Follow the grand masters of stained glass art, artist Rowan LeCompte and craftsman Dieter Goldkuhle, as they create their last great series of windows for Washington National Cathedral. Rowan began making stained glass windows at the age of 14 and designed his first window for Washington National Cathedral (the sixth largest cathedral in the world, with more than 200 stained glass windows), at the age of 16. He spent almost 70 years studying, drawing and creating architectural stained glass and mosaics for a multitude of locations.G
1:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Road Trip: Rust Belt Highway 2, USA"  Megan McCormick spans the American Midwest and its Great Lake states in search of the innovations that ignited an industrial revolution and united America after the divisive conflict of a bloody civil war. The so-called "Rust Belt" region was coined back in 1984 by former Vice President Walter Mondale to describe a hinterland of collapsed industrial manufacturing. But on her travels, Megan discovers that this is also a region bristling with life, for as young people are moving in, regenerating the once monumental metropolises of America's gilded age with their enterprise and zeal.G
2:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Creating Virtual Reality: Nonny de la Pena"  Marcia Franklin talks with Nonny de la Pena about "immersive journalism."G
2:30 pm 
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3:00 pm 
Biz Kid$  "Money Math - Who Needs It?"  Math is a true building block in the business of your life. Whether you are calculating the tip on the restaurant bill, making change at your lemonade stand, or figuring out how to quickly grow your savings, it's all about the math in money. Visit with a handbag designer and meet students who are helping to save the environment. D
3:30 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Cattle Drives, Gorge Weeds, Timberline 75th"  Cameras join a modern cattle drive, which is compared to those of the 1950s by a man who has found a film of a drive he joined as a boy.G
4:00 pm 
Cook's Country  "Big Flavors from Little Italy"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to making zeppoles at home. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for splatter screens. Next, test cook Ashley Moore shares the steps for the best slow-cooker chicken stock. D
4:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Germany's Dresden and Leipzig"  Saxony, part of the former East Germany, remains a secret to most travelers. Rick visits the two great cities of the region: the capital city of Dresden, with the opulent palaces and art treasures of the Wettin dynasty, and Leipzig, with its Bach heritage, a massive monument to the day Europe beat Napoleon, and museums remembering its communist heritage. D
5:00 pm 
Counting from Infinity: Yitang Zhang and the Twin Prime Conjecture   In April, 2013 Yitang "Tom" Zhang, a virtually unknown mathematician working as an adjunct professor at the University of New Hampshire, submitted a paper to the Annals of Mathematics. Zhang had made an important breakthrough in Number Theory by solving the Twin Prime Conjecture (pairs of prime numbers that differ by two). His work, Small Gaps Between Primes, was immediately recognized as an important mathematical break- through, and Zhang became an instant celebrity - a role for which he was unprepared. The film documents Zhang's quiet perseverance amidst adversity, and his preference for thinking and working in solitude. Zhang's story is interwoven with a history of the Twin Prime Conjecture as told by several mathematicians.G
6:00 pm 
The Great War: American Experience  "Part 1"  Explore America's tortured, nearly three-year journey to war. Reports of German atrocities and submarine attacks on American ships erode neutrality, finally leading to Wilson's proclamation that "the world must be made safe for democracy.". D
8:00 pm 
Attenborough's Birds of Paradise   David Attenborough offers his own personal take on the mystery and discovery, obsession and scientific revelation surrounding these elusive birds. He himself has spent a lifetime filming their displays - many for the first time - and researching these birds both in their remote forest homes and in the museums and collections of Europe. He reveals the passion that birds of paradise have brought about in so many human hearts, from collectors and painters to wildlife cameramen. D
9:00 pm 
First Peoples  "Asia/Australia"  This episode begins by looking at what happened when humans expanded out of Africa and into Asia - where they went and whom they met. The latest evidence suggests the expansion happened far earlier than previously thought and that humans interbred with a newly discovered type of ancient human - the Denisovans. Parts 3 and 4 of 5G
10:00 pm 
The Great War: American Experience  "Part 1"  Explore America's tortured, nearly three-year journey to war. Reports of German atrocities and submarine attacks on American ships erode neutrality, finally leading to Wilson's proclamation that "the world must be made safe for democracy.". D

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