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May 16, 2017
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2:30 am 
SciGirls  "Star Power"  SciGirls Avianna and Miranda help cut light pollution in their neighborhood. D
3:00 am 
Hands On Crafts for Kids  "Playtime"  Every day is play time! Challenge your skills with an ice cream cone ball toss game. Design your own indoor miniature golf course with Franz, then put on a show with puppets Jenny shows how to make and decorate. Add some cardboard to the Family Craft Box to create a super mask and make your own superhero figure. D
3:30 am 
Hands On Crafts for Kids  "Let's Party"  There's a party going on and you are invited! Katie shows how to make a decorative chandelier to set the mood for your party theme and Franz draws a colorful and fun postcard invitation that will get all your guests to come. Jenny and Katie sculpt a hanging pinata bowl full of treats. Then reach into the Family Craft Box to make a party decoration from yarn and glue to stuff with favors. D
4:00 am 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Navigating In Space"  Voyages to other planets use the same laws that guide planets around the solar system. D
4:30 am 
Western Tradition  "The Enlightenment and Society"  Scientists and social reformers believe that they are finally learning lessons that will bring happiness to peoples throughout the world.G
5:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
5:30 am 
Connect with English  "The Pressure's On/Sharing Feelings"  Rebecca meets with her advisor to talk about catching up in her studies. The holidays are quickly approaching and she'll have to work extremely hard to pass her exams.G
6:00 am 
Power Yoga: Mind and Body  "Forward Folds - Version One"  With Paschimottanasana, Janu Sirasana, Ardha Baddhu Padma, and others. D
6:30 am 
Arthur  "Arthur's Numbers Nightmare/Brain Gets Hooked"  Arthur's Numbers Nightmare - When Arthur and friends discover what looks like a list of their class rankings in Principal Haney's office, they are all taken for a surprise. If Arthur's really Number Two, then he must be really smart! And is there anything Francine can do to move up rank? For Buster, Number Eleven is his new lucky number. for everything. D
7:00 am 
Odd Squad  "Three's Company/Behind Enemy Mimes"  Three's Company - Ms. O gets kicked out of her office due to odd infestations. Curriculum: Combining 3-D shapes. Behind Enemy Mimes - Ms. O needs the agents' help to track down her old partner, O'Donahue. D
7:30 am 
Ready Jet Go!  "A Kid's Guide to Mars/Jet 2"  "A Kid's Guide to Mars" - Celery and Carrot need to update their guidebook about Mars, and the kids join them on a trip to see how much things have changed on Mars in the last four billion years. Curriculum: Mars was once (4 billion years ago) a lot like Earth, with oceans, clouds and drinkable water. Something happened 3.7 billion years ago that turned Mars' atmosphere from warm and wet to dry and cold. D
8:00 am 
Nature Cat  "Playground-Palooza/Small But Big"  Playground-Palooza - When Nature Cat, Squeeks, Daisy and Hal learn that their city dog friend Sadie is sad because she really misses playing with her friends out in nature, Nature Cat has a great idea to make her feel better. They will bring the nature fun to Sadie right in the middle of the city! The gang loves the idea, but there is one small question: how are they going to bring nature into the city?! Small But Big - Squeeks is so excited because today is The Small But Big Art Fair, and she is making a small but big masterpiece for it! The others are excited to go see it, but getting there proves to be difficult because the directions are really for small creatures and will require Daisy, Nature Cat and Hal to use magnifying glasses to help them get there. D
8:30 am 
Curious George  "George-O-Matic/Curious George, Sheep Herder"  George-O-Matic - George is entranced by the museum's newest addition: a vending machine full of levers, wheels, springs, and healthy snacks! So when George is put in charge of making the dessert for an important dinner party, he can think of nothing better than creating his own dessert dispensing vending machine - the George-O-Matic. One tiny design flaw: George asks Gnocci the cat to motor the machine, causing it to go into overdrive. Curious George, Sheep Herder - George buys a cool new scarf at the Country Fair, but with one tug on a loose strand of wool, the entire scarf unravels! While searching for sheep that will give him some wool for another scarf, George accidentally whistles, which sends Bo the sheepdog and his flock of sheep on a wild adventure through the country. D
9:00 am 
Peg + Cat  "The Race Car Problem/The Big Gig Problem"  The Race Car Problem - Junk Yard/Race Track Stadium. Peg and Cat rebuild their homemade race car, "Hot Buttered Lightnin'," to compete in the Talla-peg-a 20 race. Primary Content: More than, less than; Secondary Content: Solid shapes. D
9:30 am 
Splash and Bubbles  "Here Comes The Hammerhead/Denny's New Shell"  When Splash and Bubbles hear that one of Ripple's Brothers has wandered off, they join Ripple's search, while enlisting the help of Zee and her new friend, Hamilton the hammerhead shark, to find him. / Maury discovers Denny's molted exoskeleton in the reef and assumes something must be wrong with "the real Denny," so he enlists the help of Splash and friends to find her, only to discover that she has simply molted. D
10:00 am 
Sesame Street  "To The Moon Elmo"  Rosita, Elmo and Abby pretend to be astronauts and use their imagination to go into space and with help from Chris, they figure out which 'space tool' to use to fix their ripped space ship. Also featuring Cookie Monster's Star Smores parody, and Elmo's World-sky. Brought to you by the letter A and the number 10. D
10:30 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Name That Sound/Fabulous Feathers"  Name That Sound - Sally and Nick are trying to stump each other by guessing the animal sounds they're making. But the Cat stumps them both when he tries to make the sound of a cricket! That didn't sound like a cricket. They all try but just can't figure out how a cricket makes its noise. D
11:00 am 
Dinosaur Train  "The Theropod Club/Surprise Party"  The Theropod Club - Buddy's Theropod Club meets with other dinosaurs that walk on two legs, eat meat, and have three toed feet. But Tiny feels left out until the Club invites her to join too! Surprise Party - Shiny, Tiny and Don throw a surprise party for Buddy on the Dinosaur Train and invite a whole caboose full of his friends!. D
11:30 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Prince Wednesday Finds A Way To Play/Finding A Way To Play On Backwards Day"  Prince Wednesday Finds a Way to Play - Daniel and Katerina Kittycat are playing "house" today at school. Prince Wednesday wants to play too, but he wants to be a loud dinosaur. Katerina tells him that loud dinosaurs are not allowed! Luckily, they find a way to play together with Prince Wednesday as a quiet, friendly dinosaur. D
12:00 pm 
Super Why!  "The Ant and the Grasshopper"  Littlest Pig is on a picnic and he is starving! Problem is, he didn't plan ahead and pack a snack! The Super Readers fly into the story of Ant and Grasshopper where the jovial grasshopper finds himself equally unprepared for the onset of winter. Will his responsible friend Ant teach him (and Pig) a lesson about planning ahead? Or will the two friends be left out in the cold?G
12:30 pm 
Splash and Bubbles  "Here Comes The Hammerhead/Denny's New Shell"  When Splash and Bubbles hear that one of Ripple's Brothers has wandered off, they join Ripple's search, while enlisting the help of Zee and her new friend, Hamilton the hammerhead shark, to find him. / Maury discovers Denny's molted exoskeleton in the reef and assumes something must be wrong with "the real Denny," so he enlists the help of Splash and friends to find her, only to discover that she has simply molted. D
1:00 pm 
Thomas & Friends  "Just Being You"  Express Coming Through - At Knapford Station, Dowager Hatt is having a welcome to Sodor party. Sir Topham Hatt asks Thomas to take the visitors on a tour of Sodor. Thomas asks the visitors to ride on the Express but it's too heavy for Thomas. D
1:30 pm 
Arthur  "Arthur's Numbers Nightmare/Brain Gets Hooked"  Arthur's Numbers Nightmare - When Arthur and friends discover what looks like a list of their class rankings in Principal Haney's office, they are all taken for a surprise. If Arthur's really Number Two, then he must be really smart! And is there anything Francine can do to move up rank? For Buster, Number Eleven is his new lucky number. for everything. D
2:00 pm 
Science Trek  "Sleep"  We spend about a third of our lives sleeping. All animals need sleep for good health. Sleep rejuvenates our body and help clean out our brain. D
2:30 pm 
Martha Speaks  "Mouse Patrol/The Big Knockover"  Mouse Patrol - Mice have invaded the neighborhood and Martha's here to help. Her rodent-ridding skills are superb, but once she gets to know these friendly, furry nomads the job gets complicated. Vocabulary: (E) invade, obstacle, predicament, relocate, soution. D
3:00 pm 
WordGirl  "A Few Words from Wordgirl/Ears to You"  A FEW WORDS FROM WORDGIRL - The school is gearing up for Inspiration Day, and since WordGirl's heroic actions always uplift the town's citizens, the Principal asks WordGirl to make the keynote speech at the event. WordGirl agrees but immediately begins to feel the pressure. People are expecting a lot from her speech, and even though she can always be counted on to provide a word's definition, can WordGirl really use her words to inspire people? Vocabulary Words: Dawdle, Inspiration. D
3:30 pm 
Nature Cat  "Playground-Palooza/Small But Big"  Playground-Palooza - When Nature Cat, Squeeks, Daisy and Hal learn that their city dog friend Sadie is sad because she really misses playing with her friends out in nature, Nature Cat has a great idea to make her feel better. They will bring the nature fun to Sadie right in the middle of the city! The gang loves the idea, but there is one small question: how are they going to bring nature into the city?! Small But Big - Squeeks is so excited because today is The Small But Big Art Fair, and she is making a small but big masterpiece for it! The others are excited to go see it, but getting there proves to be difficult because the directions are really for small creatures and will require Daisy, Nature Cat and Hal to use magnifying glasses to help them get there. D
4:00 pm 
Ready Jet Go!  "A Kid's Guide to Mars/Jet 2"  "A Kid's Guide to Mars" - Celery and Carrot need to update their guidebook about Mars, and the kids join them on a trip to see how much things have changed on Mars in the last four billion years. Curriculum: Mars was once (4 billion years ago) a lot like Earth, with oceans, clouds and drinkable water. Something happened 3.7 billion years ago that turned Mars' atmosphere from warm and wet to dry and cold. D
4:30 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Koala Balloon"  Martin and Chris must protect a young koala stranded in the Australian Outback, and help him get back to his Eucalyptus forest habitat. On their quest to return the adorable animal home, the brothers discover lots of interesting facts about how animals are specialized to their own environment, and with some tips from an intrepid desert dweller called the thorny devil, they must survive the desert crossing and bring the koala home. D
5:00 pm 
Odd Squad  "Drop Gadget Repeat/20 Questions"  Drop Gadget Repeat - The agents try to escape from a time loop. Curriculum: Addition. 20 Questions - A villain sets off a backwards bubble. D
5:30 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, can the largest home improvement chain stand up to the world's largest online retailer? Plus, why it's proving difficult for home builders to build the houses millennials want. D
5:56 pm 
NewsHour Promo   NULL
6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
7:00 pm 
8:00 pm 
Victorian Slum House  "The 1880s"  Despite high unemployment and intolerable conditions, people flock to London, desperate for work. When curious upper-class visitors are permitted to visit the slum as tourists, the participants realize how precarious their situation truly is. Part 3 of 5G
9:00 pm 
American Epic  "The Big Bang"  Travel to 1920s Tennessee as the Carter Family, Jimmie Rodgers and the Memphis Jug Band make their first records with producer Ralph Peer on a revolutionary portable electronic recording system, creating the first R&B songs and modern country music. Part 1 of 3G
10:00 pm 
Frontline  "American Patriot"  See how one family's fight against the government invigorated armed militias and "patriot" groups. Inside the Bundy family's standoffs over land in the West, and the groups aligned with them that have grown to levels not seen in decades.G
11:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
3:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "The Foothills"  The backdrop for Idaho's Statehouse and the city of Boise is also the instant getaway for people in the Treasure Valley with more than 10,000 acres set aside through a voter-approved levy and more than 135 miles of trails. Runners, walkers, mountain bikers, wildflower hunters, wildlife watchers and more make year around use of the Foothills, which merge into the Boise Ridge, topped by Bogus Basin Ski Resort.G
3:30 am 
MotorWeek   NULL
4:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Saved By Super Foods"  The SuperFood Super Foods fly onto Sesame Street to help their friends try new foods, find a healthy snack, and explain the importance of eating breakfast.Also featuring Orange is the New Snack parody, and Elmo the Musical-Tomato. Brought to you by the letter H and the number 10. D
4:30 am 
Clifford The Big Red Dog  "Mac's Secret Dog Club/The Dog Park"  Mac's Secret Dog Club - Mac starts a club and tries to exclude T-Bone. When Cleo and Clifford refuse to join without T-Bone, Mac gets lonely being the only member of such an "exclusive" club. Mac soon realizes that it's not fun to be left out and he opens the club to everyone. D
5:00 am 
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
5:30 am 
Martha Speaks  "Mouse Patrol/The Big Knockover"  Mouse Patrol - Mice have invaded the neighborhood and Martha's here to help. Her rodent-ridding skills are superb, but once she gets to know these friendly, furry nomads the job gets complicated. Vocabulary: (E) invade, obstacle, predicament, relocate, soution. D
6:00 am 
Nature  "Dolphins: Spy in the Pod, Part 2"  The Spy Creatures continue to reveal the world of dolphins as never before, their mysteries of communication and strategies. Go undercover to meet the Orca, the largest dolphins, and race the Dall's porpoises, the fastest dolphins in the world. Part 2 of 2G
7:00 am 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Germany's Frankfurt and Nurnberg"  Skyscraper-studded Frankfurt - with so much commerce it's nicknamed "Bankfurt" - has a delightful-to-explore old center. Rick also visits Nurnberg, a capital for both the First Reich (the Holy Roman Empire) and the Third. From its towering castle and playful fountains to its Nazi Documentation Center and maze of underground bomb shelters, Nurnberg is a fascinating study in contrasts. D
7:30 am 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Out of London"  Rudy stops at Hampton Court, gazes on Oxford's spires and browses in a real Alice in Wonderland's candy store.G
8:00 am 
The Desert Speaks  "Sea to Sky: Along An Incan Road"  Sandwiched between the Pacific Ocean and the Andes are enigmatic remains of pre-Incan cultures, with vast rock art sites, colossal effigies etched into the nearly lifeless desert and burial sites that lay forgotten under the arid land for centuries. Examine these ruins and remains before venturing to the skies for a bird's-eye view of the famed Nazca lines. These mysterious drawings in the desert floor are astonishing in their creativity and size, with images of hummingbirds, monkeys and parrots hundreds of feet long and perfectly proportioned and geometric shapes that extend for miles. D
8:30 am 
Lidia's Kitchen  "Salt"  Salting your food is an important step in any kitchen, and the type of salt used can make a huge difference in your meal. Today's menu includes: salted cod fritters: crispy chunky cod fritters made for the perfect salty snack; penne rigate in vodka sauce: an iconic Italian pasta dish with penne rigate in a creamy pink vodka sauce; beef chuck and beer; a rick and flavorful braise that will beckon everyone to the table. D
9:00 am 
Natural Health Breakthroughs with Brenda Watson  "Fermentation"  What is it, and why is it making a comeback? - Sandor Katz: Fermentation Revivalist and author, The Art of Fermentation. Fermentation's place in a healthy, natural-foods diet - Sally Fallon Morrell: Founder, The Weston A. Price Foundation and author of Wise Traditions in Food, Farming and the Healing Arts. Medical uses of fermented foods - David Berger, MD: Tampa pediatrician who recommends fermented foods for kids with GI problems. D
9:30 am 
Ciao Italia  "Eat Like A Neapolitan/Mangiare Come Un Napoletano"  Chef, cookbook author and radio talk show personality Arthur Schwartz, leaves his New York City microphone to travel to Mary Ann's kitchen where they prepare a bountiful Neapolitan meal together starting with Zucchini "Pyramids", then a Cod Fish and Potato Casserole to warm your soul and a finally a dessert called Baba to soothe your sweet tooth. D
10:00 am 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Baked Alaska Showstopper"  Hosts Julia Collin Davison and Bridget Lancaster head into the test kitchen to uncover the secrets to making the ultimate baked Alaska at home. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews ice cream machines in the Equipment Corner. Next, science expert Dan Souza reveals the science of insulation and thermodynamics at work in baked Alaska. D
10:30 am 
GardenSMART   In this episode, GardenSMART visits a garden that's undergoing a dramatic restoration. How do they deal with older plants, and how do they mix in the new? Good questions and a lot of interesting answers. Be sure to tune in. D
11:00 am 
Bluegrass Underground  "Dave Eggar with Amy Lee & Hammerstep"  One genre-breaking standout performer this season is the ever-amazing virtuoso cellist Dave Eggar. A phenomenal innovator in his own right, Eggar is joined in the Underground by singer Amy Lee (of multi-platinum selling artists Evanescence fame) and the innovative dance troupe Hammerstep ("American Idol"), mixing traditional Irish step dance with hip-hop and tap. The sum is an electrifying, cross-cultural event born in the crucible of the caverns. D
11:30 am 
Sun Studio Sessions  "The Bo-Keys"  NPR's All Songs Considered describes The Bo-Keys as a "Memphis tour de force" that "breathes new life into classic sounds." Featuring legendary singer Percy Wiggins and led by Grammy nominated producer-bassist Scott Bomar, the group also includes legendary session musicians from the Stax and Hi Records studio bands. In this episode, the soulful band performs multiple fan favorites, including the title track from their latest record "Heartache by the Numbers. D
12:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "To The Moon Elmo"  Rosita, Elmo and Abby pretend to be astronauts and use their imagination to go into space and with help from Chris, they figure out which 'space tool' to use to fix their ripped space ship. Also featuring Cookie Monster's Star Smores parody, and Elmo's World-sky. Brought to you by the letter A and the number 10. D
12:30 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Daniel And Miss Elaina Play Rocketship/Daniel Plays At The Castle"  Daniel and Miss Elaina Play Rocketship - Daniel has come to play with Miss Elaina today! They decide to play "outer space," but Miss Elaina gets upset when her cardboard telescope and spaceship accidentally break. Lady Elaine helps the friends see that they can still have fun together, even without the toys - because they're friends! They use their imaginations to keep playing, which is just as much fun! Daniel Plays at the Castle - Daniel is visiting Prince Wednesday and the boys are excited to explore Prince Wednesday's rock collection. Daniel is saddened when Prince Wednesday tells him the rocks are too delicate to play with. D
1:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "The Theropod Club/Surprise Party"  The Theropod Club - Buddy's Theropod Club meets with other dinosaurs that walk on two legs, eat meat, and have three toed feet. But Tiny feels left out until the Club invites her to join too! Surprise Party - Shiny, Tiny and Don throw a surprise party for Buddy on the Dinosaur Train and invite a whole caboose full of his friends!. D
1:30 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Slop Problem/The Birthday Present Problem"  The Slop Problem - The Farm. Peg and Cat enlist the Teens to help them figure out how to clean filthy farm animals of various sizes. Primary Content: More, less; Secondary Content: Counting by fives up to 25. D
2:00 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Name That Sound/Fabulous Feathers"  Name That Sound - Sally and Nick are trying to stump each other by guessing the animal sounds they're making. But the Cat stumps them both when he tries to make the sound of a cricket! That didn't sound like a cricket. They all try but just can't figure out how a cricket makes its noise. D
2:30 pm 
WordGirl  "A Few Words from Wordgirl/Ears to You"  A FEW WORDS FROM WORDGIRL - The school is gearing up for Inspiration Day, and since WordGirl's heroic actions always uplift the town's citizens, the Principal asks WordGirl to make the keynote speech at the event. WordGirl agrees but immediately begins to feel the pressure. People are expecting a lot from her speech, and even though she can always be counted on to provide a word's definition, can WordGirl really use her words to inspire people? Vocabulary Words: Dawdle, Inspiration. D
3:00 pm 
Science Trek  "Sleep"  We spend about a third of our lives sleeping. All animals need sleep for good health. Sleep rejuvenates our body and help clean out our brain. D
3:30 pm 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "A Place of Deeply Rooted Innovation"  If you could define the singular challenge facing Yucatecan chefs, it's about honoring the past while pushing forward. Perhaps no one is more emblematic of the effort than Pedro Evia, co-owner of Ku'uk, a molecular fine dining palace housed in a restored Merida mansion. Rick and Pedro start their day talking tradition over tacos at Wayan'e, a busy family-run taco stand in Merida. D
4:00 pm 
5:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
6:00 pm 
NOVA  "Arctic Ghost Ship"  Unravel the greatest mystery in Arctic Exploration. The Franklin Expedition vanished 160 years ago while attempting to chart the Northwest Passage. A Canadian team discovers one of Franklin's lost ships - a vital clue to the fate of the ill-starred expedition.G
7:00 pm 
The Crowd & The Cloud  "Citizens + Scientists"  Citizen scientists track air and water pollution at fracking sites in windswept Wyoming and five other states, using simple but science-based techniques developed by the "Bucket Brigade." On idyllic East Coast trout streams, volunteers from Trout Unlimited monitor water quality regularly, generating baseline data that will prove invaluable in the event of future pollution events. Community members connected with professional researchers to tackle Flint's drinking water crisis and now the same is happening in Philadelphia and other cities. In China, citizens use government data and a unique mobile app to report environmental crimes. When citizens and scientists partner, it's a win-win for all concerned. Part 2 of 4G
8:00 pm 
Plants Behaving Badly  "Sex & Lies"  Revel in the ethereal beauty of orchids and examine their exotic flowers, which are shaped for one purpose - to attract pollinators. Many use sex as a lure, impersonating a female bee or wasp. 2 of 2G
9:00 pm 
Victorian Slum House  "The 1870s"  Witness a dire economic depression heightened by the arrival of Irish migrants seeking work. Daily, the slum dwellers toil to fulfill clothing orders and make artificial flowers for factories. Some won't be able to settle their debts. Part 2 of 5G
10:00 pm 
NOVA  "Arctic Ghost Ship"  Unravel the greatest mystery in Arctic Exploration. The Franklin Expedition vanished 160 years ago while attempting to chart the Northwest Passage. A Canadian team discovers one of Franklin's lost ships - a vital clue to the fate of the ill-starred expedition.G
11:00 pm 
The Crowd & The Cloud  "Citizens + Scientists"  Citizen scientists track air and water pollution at fracking sites in windswept Wyoming and five other states, using simple but science-based techniques developed by the "Bucket Brigade." On idyllic East Coast trout streams, volunteers from Trout Unlimited monitor water quality regularly, generating baseline data that will prove invaluable in the event of future pollution events. Community members connected with professional researchers to tackle Flint's drinking water crisis and now the same is happening in Philadelphia and other cities. In China, citizens use government data and a unique mobile app to report environmental crimes. When citizens and scientists partner, it's a win-win for all concerned. Part 2 of 4G
2:30 am 
Western Tradition  "Cities and Cathedrals of the Middle Ages"  As Europe's cities come back to life, the great churches embody the material and spiritual ambitions of the age.G
3:00 am 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "Weathering and Soils"  Demonstrates how minerals and rocks change when subjected to the physical and chemical conditions that exist at Earth's surface.G
3:30 am 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "Mass Wasting"  Demonstrates how minerals and rocks change when subjected to the physical and chemical conditions that exist at Earth's surface.G
4:00 am 
SciGirls  "Terrific Pacific"  Anchors aweigh! Junior lifeguard Chloe and her friends set sail on a SoCal citizen science cruise, working with marine scientists to collect data on the health of the Pacific Ocean and create a splashy conservation video for beach visitors. D
4:30 am 
Biz Kid$  "Cash and Credit"  You'll learn about the power and pitfalls of credit, which is essentially using someone else's money temporarily (for a price). Meet a young entrepreneur who used credit to start a successful bath salts business and another who launched a successful design firm. And, as a cautionary tale, we talk to a young woman who had fun buying with credit until she found herself in bankruptcy. D
5:00 am 
On Story  "The Left and Write: Politically Driven Narratives"  Beau Willimon (creator House of Cards) and Eli Attie (writer The West Wing) debate politically-driven narratives, power struggles, and dramatizing the truths and fictions that comprise ideologically-charged stories. Accompanied by Topher Field's short film, The Hustle, offering a glimpse inside a swindler's artful technique and deception. D
5:30 am 
Wild Kratts  "Koala Balloon"  Martin and Chris must protect a young koala stranded in the Australian Outback, and help him get back to his Eucalyptus forest habitat. On their quest to return the adorable animal home, the brothers discover lots of interesting facts about how animals are specialized to their own environment, and with some tips from an intrepid desert dweller called the thorny devil, they must survive the desert crossing and bring the koala home. D
6:00 am 
Dining with the Chef  "Ground Meat Cutlet (Menchi Katsu)"  The theme this episode is deep-frying. Chef Saito and Yu Hayami make menchi katsu, a western-style dish born in Japan. Chef Saito's family recipe for menchi katsu adds shiitake mushrooms to the standard onion for a healthy blend of meat and vegetables in the filling. D
6:30 am 
Family Ingredients  "California-Pipi Kaula"  Hawaiian cowboys, who were considered among the best in the world, made tender beef jerky called pipi kaula. Trace the origins of the Hawaiian cowboy lifestyle to the adobes of California, and see how the traditions are still enjoyed today. D
7:00 am 
Bare Feet with Mickela Mallozzi  "Music City (Nashville, Tennessee - USA)"  Nashville, Tennessee isn't coined "Music City" for nothing - Mickela discovers the traditions of American music & dance in this vibrant southern city, from line dancing to modern ballet to old-time buck dancing. D
7:30 am 
In The Americas with David Yetman  "Colombia: Cartagena and a Hidden Palenque"  Colombia's Caribbean coast was once a source of the wealth of the Caribbean. The city of Cartagena was the most important city in the entire region. Now a home to monuments a half millennium old, the city and coast are home to a wide variety of cultures, including a palenque, or village founded by escaped slaves. They continue to practice a self-sufficient way of life.G
8:00 am 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Tapered Tail Tripod Table 2"  A walnut burl top and some tricky turning makes tapered dovetails for our three-legged table. D
8:30 am 
Woodsmith Shop  "Fundamentals of Woodworking"  No matter what you want to build, the Woodsmith editors show you the best solutions for gluing up a perfect panel. D
9:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Dominica: Island Ingenuity in Sustainability (Island of Dominica, The Caribbean)"  It's been said that necessity is the mother of invention. And when your resources are limited, you quickly learn to make the most of them, while protecting what you have. That's the way of life on one tiny Caribbean island. D
9:30 am 
Craftsman's Legacy  "The Goldsmith"  Host Eric Gorges visits goldsmith Susan McDonough, who works in a small studio on her family's farm in the mountains. Eric makes a silver ring using a 3,000-year-old technique. The conversation turns to the paths craftspeople take in their journey. D
10:00 am 
Sewing with Nancy  "Tried and True Sewing & Quilting Tips, Part 2"  Enjoy tried and true tips from a variety of sewing and quilting personalities. Sewing and quilting specialists took time from their busy teaching schedule, at Nancy's Notions Sewing Weekend in Beaver Dam, WI, to record some of their favorite sewing and quilting techniques. You'll love the plethora of tips!. D
10:30 am 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Secluded Mountain"  Spend a relaxing half-hour with artist Bob Ross as he treats us to a beautiful East Coast mountain scene. D
11:00 am 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Company: Hooks, Lies & Alibis  "Bass/Crappie - Toledo Bend Reservoir"  In this episode, John goes to the world-famous Toledo Bend Reservoir to tangle with hard-fighting large mouth bass and the delicious white perch, locally called crappie. Local chef and restaurant owner, Randy Ziegler whips up a mouth-watering herb-baked bass on the pier. John meets local bass legend Harold Allen who talks about his time as a fishing rodeo champion. D
11:30 am 
Joanne Weir Gets Fresh  "Brassicas"  Joanne shines a light on winter vegetables, which often take a back seat to their summertime counterparts. She'll also take us to a butcher chop called Thistle Meats, and stop by a quintessential Italian market. With her student, she'll show how to make Broccoli Soup with Prosciutto Crisps, Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Anchoiade, and Herb Grilled Lamb Chops. D
12:00 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "La Carta (The Letter)"  This episode outlines the lesson format and story plot that will be followed in the series with the narrator explaining the three types of Spanish that will be spoken in the series.G
12:30 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "El Secreto (The Secret)"  This episode continues to introduce basic words and sentences of the Spanish language.G
1:00 pm 
Learning Science Through Inquiry  "What Is Inquiry & Why Do It"  This introductory workshop presents an overview of why inquiry is such a powerful approach to teaching and learning science - how it enables you to assess and meet the needs of a wide range of learners, how it taps children's natural curiosity, and how it deepens their understanding of science.G
2:00 pm 
Western Tradition  "Common Life in the Middle Ages"  Society divides itself into three parts: those who pray, those who fight, and those who work.G
2:30 pm 
Western Tradition  "Cities and Cathedrals of the Middle Ages"  As Europe's cities come back to life, the great churches embody the material and spiritual ambitions of the age.G
3:00 pm 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "Weathering and Soils"  Demonstrates how minerals and rocks change when subjected to the physical and chemical conditions that exist at Earth's surface.G
3:30 pm 
Earth Revealed: Introductory Geology  "Mass Wasting"  Demonstrates how minerals and rocks change when subjected to the physical and chemical conditions that exist at Earth's surface.G
4:00 pm 
SciGirls  "Terrific Pacific"  Anchors aweigh! Junior lifeguard Chloe and her friends set sail on a SoCal citizen science cruise, working with marine scientists to collect data on the health of the Pacific Ocean and create a splashy conservation video for beach visitors. D
4:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "Cash and Credit"  You'll learn about the power and pitfalls of credit, which is essentially using someone else's money temporarily (for a price). Meet a young entrepreneur who used credit to start a successful bath salts business and another who launched a successful design firm. And, as a cautionary tale, we talk to a young woman who had fun buying with credit until she found herself in bankruptcy. D
5:00 pm 
On Story  "The Left and Write: Politically Driven Narratives"  Beau Willimon (creator House of Cards) and Eli Attie (writer The West Wing) debate politically-driven narratives, power struggles, and dramatizing the truths and fictions that comprise ideologically-charged stories. Accompanied by Topher Field's short film, The Hustle, offering a glimpse inside a swindler's artful technique and deception. D
5:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "The Wedding Scammer"  Believing that the Wicked Witch is really the long lost daughter of a powerful king, Hacker agrees to marry her, convinced that their union will double his power and Motherboard will never be able to defeat him. What Hacker doesn't know is that Wicked has secretly hidden away the REAL long-lost daughter of the king and stolen her identity. The kids must think their way through an intricate series of puzzles to free the real daughter. D
6:00 pm 
Sewing with Nancy  "Tried and True Sewing & Quilting Tips, Part 2"  Enjoy tried and true tips from a variety of sewing and quilting personalities. Sewing and quilting specialists took time from their busy teaching schedule, at Nancy's Notions Sewing Weekend in Beaver Dam, WI, to record some of their favorite sewing and quilting techniques. You'll love the plethora of tips!. D
6:30 pm 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Secluded Mountain"  Spend a relaxing half-hour with artist Bob Ross as he treats us to a beautiful East Coast mountain scene. D
7:00 pm 
New Orleans Cooking with Kevin Belton  "Irish New Orleans"  Irish stew, Creole cottage pie, Irish channel soda bread. D
7:30 pm 
Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen  "Bacon Or Pancetta"  Chef Stellino attempts to answer the question - which one is more delicious - incredible, salty bacon or aged, spiced pancetta? The answer still eludes him as he explores each versatile ingredient's unique flavor and texture contribution to a variety of recipes. Dishes include: Ragu' di gamberetti (shrimp, bacon, asparagus and red peppers) / shrimp amatriciana with pasta (from the town of Amatriciana, made with pancetta) / insalata del sogno (dream salad with pancetta, parmesan cheese, vinaigrette dressing) / watermelon salad with tomato and bacon. D
8:00 pm 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Tapered Tail Tripod Table 2"  A walnut burl top and some tricky turning makes tapered dovetails for our three-legged table. D
8:30 pm 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "Armenia - Ancient History and Modern Traditions, Part 2"  In Part 2, Joseph visits ancient burial sites, historic churches as well as the markets and homes of present-day Armenians. He joins in religious and communal celebrations which offer a view into the Armenian heart and soul. Every archeological site offers viewers insights into how the Armenians of the distant and near past lived - and what we discover together are mirrors which reflect on the present. D
9:00 pm 
Travels with Darley  "Martinique Adventures"  Explore the French Caribbean on the island of Martinique, combining beautiful beaches with lush rainforests and quiet fishing villages with vibrant cultural sites. Host Darley Newman meets local guides to take a deeper dive into the top places to sun, sail, snorkel, eat, drink and enjoy eco-friendly nature and fascinating Creole culture. D
9:30 pm 
Martha Bakes  "Never Enough Cookies"  Learn to make the perfect cookie for every occasion. Bake giant fruit-and-nut filled kitchen sink cookies, vanilla sugar cookie sorbet sandwiches, maple-pecan shortbread squares and decadent double-chocolate sandwich cookies. D
10:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Braised to Perfection"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the ultimate braised halibut with leeks and mustard at home. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of smoked salmon. Then, gadget guru Lisa McManus uncovers the best warming trays. D
10:30 pm 
Joanne Weir Gets Fresh  "Herbs"  Joanne grew her first garden when she was a freshmen in college. All she had room for was a tiny herb garden on her windowsill, but boy, did that little garden inspire her to cook. Today she's going to Taku Inlet in Alaska where they'll fish for sockeye salmon, and with her student Santosh, they are going to make a slow roasted side of salmon, paired with a fresh herb salad with basil, arugula, parsley, mint, and cilantro, with a lemon vinaigrette. D
11:00 pm 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Company: Hooks, Lies & Alibis  "Bass/Crappie - Toledo Bend Reservoir"  In this episode, John goes to the world-famous Toledo Bend Reservoir to tangle with hard-fighting large mouth bass and the delicious white perch, locally called crappie. Local chef and restaurant owner, Randy Ziegler whips up a mouth-watering herb-baked bass on the pier. John meets local bass legend Harold Allen who talks about his time as a fishing rodeo champion. D
11:30 pm 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Ireland's West Coast"  Maxa starts in Galway, shopping for Irish crystal and Celtic jewelry. He takes a salt-sprayed boat to the Aran Islands to scale the heights of a Stone Age fort. To the south, he passes through the eerie landscape of the Burren.G
2:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   NULL
3:00 am 
POV  "Fallen City"  In today's China, an old city destroyed by a devastating earthquake can be rebuilt - boasting new and improved civic amenities - in an astoundingly quick two years. But, as this film reveals, the journey from the ruined old city of Bichuan to the new Bichuan nearby is long and heartbreaking for the survivors.G
4:00 am 
Global 3000  "Travails of Modern Migrant Workers"  There are 150m migrant workers around the world. They make huge sacrifices to go abroad to earn money for their families. They're often helpless against exploitation and mistreatment, and very few migrant workers lead a decent life. D
4:30 am 
Focus On Europe  "France: A Nation at the Crossroads"  Presidential elections in France. A nation at the crossroads between democracy and far-right extremism. Three years ago in Ukraine over 40 people were killed after building burned down in the port city of Odessa. D
5:00 am 
Newsroom Tokyo   NULL
5:45 am 
Direct Talk   Trend Micro is a major computer security firm. How can we defend against the hackers attacking businesses, governments, and even home appliances? We asked Eva Chen, Trend Micro's CEO and co-founder. D
6:00 am 
Stateless   Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Duc H. Nguyen follows the stories of Vietnamese refugees who have been living in a condition of statelessness in the Philippines for 16 years while awaiting a rare opportunity for resettlement in the United States. Many may be familiar with the mass exodus of Vietnamese refugees following the 1975 fall of Saigon, but most do not know that there are still Vietnamese refugees seeking asylum today. STATELESS follows the stories of refugees such as Nguyen Phuc Trong, who has unsuccessfully attempted to escape from Vietnam numerous times since 1975. D
7:00 am 
Passing Poston: An American Story   Between 1942 and 1945, The Poston Relocation Center in Arizona housed more than 18,000 Japanese and Japanese-Americans, who worked as laborers to construct schools, farm the land and construct an irrigation system. PASSING POSTON: AN AMERICAN STORY recounts the moving and haunting stories of four former detainees. A tragic past haunts each person, now in the last chapter of their lives, as they struggle to reconcile the trauma of their youth. D
8:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL
9:00 am 
POV  "Fallen City"  In today's China, an old city destroyed by a devastating earthquake can be rebuilt - boasting new and improved civic amenities - in an astoundingly quick two years. But, as this film reveals, the journey from the ruined old city of Bichuan to the new Bichuan nearby is long and heartbreaking for the survivors.G
10:00 am 
Tavis Smiley   NULL
10:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   NULL
11:00 am 
Global 3000  "Travails of Modern Migrant Workers"  There are 150m migrant workers around the world. They make huge sacrifices to go abroad to earn money for their families. They're often helpless against exploitation and mistreatment, and very few migrant workers lead a decent life. D
11:30 am 
Focus On Europe  "France: A Nation at the Crossroads"  Presidential elections in France. A nation at the crossroads between democracy and far-right extremism. Three years ago in Ukraine over 40 people were killed after building burned down in the port city of Odessa. D
12:00 pm 
Stateless   Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Duc H. Nguyen follows the stories of Vietnamese refugees who have been living in a condition of statelessness in the Philippines for 16 years while awaiting a rare opportunity for resettlement in the United States. Many may be familiar with the mass exodus of Vietnamese refugees following the 1975 fall of Saigon, but most do not know that there are still Vietnamese refugees seeking asylum today. STATELESS follows the stories of refugees such as Nguyen Phuc Trong, who has unsuccessfully attempted to escape from Vietnam numerous times since 1975. D
1:00 pm 
Pacific Heartbeat  "Next Goal Wins"  In 2001, the tiny Pacific island of American Samoa suffered a world record 31-0 defeat at the hands of Australia, garnering headlines across the world as the worst football team on the planet. Next Goal Wins is an inspirational story about the power of hope in the face of seemingly insurmountable odds, and an object lesson in what it really means to be a winner in life. D
2:30 pm 
Local USA  "Roots of 'ulu"  The Roots of 'Ulu will transport the viewer from the Polynesian voyaging canoes that brought 'ulu from Tahiti to Hawai'i, up through the present day efforts of native practitioners, medical specialists and agricultural experts who have a shared vision of the 'ulu (breadfruit) tree playing an important role in cultural preservation, health restoration and food sustainability for Hawai'i's future. The Roots of 'Ulu is a recipient of R&D, Production, and Completion funding from PIC's Media Fund. D
3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
4:00 pm 
4:30 pm 
DW News   NULL
5:00 pm 
E Haku Inoa: to Weave A Name   Filmmaker Christen Marquez's drive to learn the meaning of her enigmatic Hawaiian name impels her to unite her scattered family and come to terms with her estranged, mentally ill mother, who is the only person in the world who knows the meaning of her name. D
6:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "Unbroken Glass"  When he was six years old, Dinesh Sabu's parents died. Raised by his siblings, he had little idea who his parents were or where he came from. Now as an adult with a burning curiosity, Dinesh sets out on a journey across the United States and India to piece together their story. Uncovering a silenced family history of mental illness, Dinesh confronts the legacy of having a schizophrenic mother who died by suicide, the reality of growing up an orphaned immigrant, and the trauma of these events. Can he reconcile these truths all while living in the specter of mental illness?G
7:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Gems & Geology"  Incredible heat and pressure have conspired to make Idaho the Gem State. Outdoor Idaho explores the state's fascinating geology.and searches for hidden treasures with folks as interesting as the rocks they find. D
7:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Olympian Kristin Armstrong"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with cyclist and three-time Olympic gold medalist Kristin Armstrong.G
8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
9:00 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, can the largest home improvement chain stand up to the world's largest online retailer? Plus, why it's proving difficult for home builders to build the houses millennials want. D
9:30 pm 
Global 3000  "Travails of Modern Migrant Workers"  There are 150m migrant workers around the world. They make huge sacrifices to go abroad to earn money for their families. They're often helpless against exploitation and mistreatment, and very few migrant workers lead a decent life. D
10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
11:00 pm 
I Am   What would you do if you found out that your child is gay? Having lost the opportunity to come out to her own mother, an Indian lesbian filmmaker, now living in the US, travels across India to meet with parents of other gay and lesbian South Asians. I AM is a personal and revealing film that journeys to a country where being gay was until very recently a criminal and punishable offence. With daring determination and humor, parents in India share untold stories of their gay and lesbian children that have thus far remained in the realm of secrecy and silence. D

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