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April 17, 2014
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2:30 am 
Fathers & Daughters: Journeys of the Heart   Experts and father-daughter duos share their advice about and personal experiences with the powerful yet delicate father-daughter connection. The profiles and discussions illustrate how the relationship is evolving in today's world and how it changes as each child grows.G
3:00 am 
Teaching Channel Presents  "New Teacher Survival Guide"  We'll follow several new teachers and their mentors as they focus on essential first-year skills from lesson planning to classroom management to differentiation. This hour is filled with useful "do's and don'ts" for new teachers. D
4:00 am 
Biography of America, A  "New World Encounters"  Professor Miller introduces A Biography of America and its team of historians. The program looks at the beginnings of American history from west to east, following the first Ice Age migrations through the corn civilizations of Middle America, and the explorations of Columbus, DeSoto, and the Spanish. D
4:30 am 
Economics U$A  "International Trade"  This program discusses the effects of international trade, tariffs, and quotas versus free trade. Updated 2002. D
5:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
5:30 am 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Estimada Sra. Suarez (Dear Mrs. Suarez)"  This episode reviews the vocabulary and sights of Raquel's visit to Buenos Aires.G
6:00 am 
Power Yoga: Mind and Body  "Backbends - Version One"  With Ustrasana, Vinyasa to Sphinx, Cobra, Chakrasana, and others. 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  "The Chronicles of Buster/On This Spot"  The Chronicles of Buster - Buster is obsessed with the extended DVD version of the epic film "The Chronicles of Ahmayzzia," with 1001 hours of behind-the-scenes footage! In fact, he's so engrossed that he neglects his training for a class rock-climbing trip. After jeopardizing his relationship with best friend and climbing partner, Arthur, Buster finally learns that special effects can't take the place of hard work when conquering real mountains. On this Spot - Arthur is thrilled to learn that Sitting Bull once passed through Elwood City! He rallies the residents to mark the spot of the legend's visit with a monument - but is dismayed when his friends care more about celebrity sightings than local history. D
7:30 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
8:00 am 
Curious George  "Honey of a Monkey/Curious George's Egg Hunt"  Honey of a Monkey - George and Steve are in a sticky situation when they accidentally eat all of Betsy's honeycomb. Will their homemade beehive produce enough honeycomb in time for Betsy's Earth Day presentation, or will she be buzzing mad? Curious George's Egg Hunt - George and Allie have discovered an egg in the grass with no nest in sight. Where is the egg's mother? They search high and low to find the right bird's nest but no egg will match. D
8:30 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Surprise Surprise/A Howling Good Time"  Surprise Surprise - Try as they might, Nick and Sally just can't learn to do a somersault. Luckily Cat's friend Luis the Armadillo is the king of the roly polys! But when they find Luis, they learn that he only rolls when he gets surprised. They take turns trying to surprise him, and when they finally do, they're the ones surprised when they learn that not only can Luis roll, but he can even run underwater! Back at home, they follow Luis' advice and are now able to somersault! A Howling Good Time - Nick and Sally are pretending to be lost adventurers when Sally wonders what to do if you really do get lost. D
9:00 am 
Peg + Cat  "The Mega Mall Problem/The Cleopatra Problem"  The Mega Mall Problem - The Mega Mall. Peg and Cat search the enormous Mega Mall for the teens so they can all enter the Zebra Guy dance contest. Primary Content: Attributes of objects; Secondary Content: Maps. D
9:30 am 
Dinosaur Train  "New Neighbors /Don's Collection"  New Neighbors - Mr. Pteranodon is annoyed when a new hooting family moves in next door! The new neighbors are a family of Lambeosaurus. Through a bit of compromising, the Pteranodon and Lambeousaurus families agree on terms they can both live with and become fast friends. Don's Collection - Don and new neighbor, Lily Lambeosaurus, stay at Pteranodon Terrace when the other kids take a day trip to the Big Pond. D
10:00 am 
Sesame Street  "The Wedding Planner"  Elmo helps Zoe problem solve and pull together the final details of Rocco's wedding. Educational Objective: Self-Regulation (EF). D
11:00 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Daniel's Birthday/Daniel's Picnic"  Daniel's Birthday - It's Daniel's Birthday! Daniel is very excited to go to Baker Aker's Bakery with his mom to pick out a cake for his party. When they arrive home after a bumpy ride on Trolley, Daniel is disappointed to find that his cake is smushed. It turns out. D
11:30 am 
Sid The Science Kid  "Sid's Super Kick!"  In his backyard, Sid is pretending to be "Super Sid!" To show his super strength, he kicks a soccer ball really hard and it sails across the yard. But when he tries to kick it to a nearby tree with the same might, the ball once again sails really far. On a special trip to the Science Center, Sid and his friends investigate how using lots of force makes something move really far and fast-just like kicking a soccer ball! (Educational objective - Force). D
12:00 pm 
Super Why!  "The Princess and the Pea"  It's the Annual Junior Princess Competition, and Princess Pea is worried she won't be able to pass the test and win her very own Golden Crown! The Super Readers soar into the fairytale adventure of the Princess and the Pea, and learn all about Princess Priscilla - Princess Pea's mother - and her Princess test. Princess Priscilla surprises everyone with her quick thinking, and inspires Princess Pea to follow in her mother's footsteps. Educational Objectives: To learn about thinking things through. D
12:30 pm 
Caillou  "Imagine!"  Today, Caillou discovers something inside him that makes ordinary things fun: imagination! Unable to fly his kite on a windless day, Caillou stares at the clouds and finds they're really wagons, balloons and dinosaurs, if you look at them just right. When rain grounds his kite another day, Caillou and Dad turn the living room into a pirate ship. Just like his Daddy, Caillou loves anything to do with cars, so he's very happy when Dad asks him to help wash the family car. 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  "Daniel's Birthday/Daniel's Picnic"  Daniel's Birthday - It's Daniel's Birthday! Daniel is very excited to go to Baker Aker's Bakery with his mom to pick out a cake for his party. When they arrive home after a bumpy ride on Trolley, Daniel is disappointed to find that his cake is smushed. It turns out. D
2:00 pm 
Curious George  "Honey of a Monkey/Curious George's Egg Hunt"  Honey of a Monkey - George and Steve are in a sticky situation when they accidentally eat all of Betsy's honeycomb. Will their homemade beehive produce enough honeycomb in time for Betsy's Earth Day presentation, or will she be buzzing mad? Curious George's Egg Hunt - George and Allie have discovered an egg in the grass with no nest in sight. Where is the egg's mother? They search high and low to find the right bird's nest but no egg will match. 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 
Peg + Cat  "The Mega Mall Problem/The Cleopatra Problem"  The Mega Mall Problem - The Mega Mall. Peg and Cat search the enormous Mega Mall for the teens so they can all enter the Zebra Guy dance contest. Primary Content: Attributes of objects; Secondary Content: Maps. D
3:30 pm 
WordGirl  "A Vote for Becky/Class Act"  A Vote for Becky: It's Election Day! Mrs. Botsford is running for D.A. and Becky is running for student council president. Tobey decides to run against Becky and uses his robots to distract WordGirl. D
4:00 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Hermit Crab Shell Exchange"  Martin and Chris discover a hermit crab on the beach and soon the Wild Kratts team is exploring the amazing world of this shell changing creature. D
4:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "Ecohaven Ooze"  When Hacker discovers that the liquid ooze that feeds the animals of EcoHaven also gives him a super energy boost, he decides to drain the pond and take the ooze home. He builds a fort around the pond, so the CyberSquad must figure out a way to get in without being noticed. They take inspiration from the Greek myth of the Trojan Horse and build a giant "Trojan Ducky. D
5:00 pm 
Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman  "Blossom Bawls While Ruff Has A Ball with Balls"  Ruff is trying to market "Ruffball," a brand new game that's supposed to sweep the nation! Unfortunately, Ruffball is interesting for only about six seconds. Ruff sends Talia and Liza to meet with a physics teacher to learn how to make Ruffball a little more exciting; and he sends Sterling to a stadium to learn how to broadcast a baseball game on the radio. D
5:30 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, what results from General Electric, Goldman Sachs and United Healthcare say about the health of three distinct parts of the American economy - industry, finance and healthcare. And, did you know that if you 'like' a General Mills product on Facebook or have downloaded its coupons, you may never be able to sue the company?. D
5:56 pm 
NewsHour Promo   NULL
6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
7:00 pm 
Doc Martin  "Departure"  Louisa has shocking news for Martin, Bert and Jennifer's party goes off with a bang, and Al has a business proposition for Ruth.G
8:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Xtreme Sports"  Idahoans take to the outdoors in extreme ways, pushing their limits and seeking new experiences. They leap from bridges, bicycle unusually tough courses, climb rocks, kayak on snow and fly with the birds.G
8:30 pm 
Oregon Experience  "Oystermen"  Oysters have played a distinctive role in Pacific Northwest history. This film explores how, as Euro-Americans settled in this region, the native oyster became one of the first natural resources to be exploited on a large scale - and one of the first to be depleted.G
9:00 pm 
Midsomer Murders  "Dead in the Water, Part 1"  The body of Guy Sweetman is found in the river on the day of the annual Midsomer Regatta. Guy was a ladies man with many enemies, so Barnaby has his work cut out for him. Part 1 of 2G
10:00 pm 
Death In Paradise   DI Humphrey Goodman and the team are faced with the seemingly impossible murder of an air stewardess found poisoned in her hotel bedroom.G
11:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
2:00 am 
Nature  "Touching The Wild"  Joe Hutto's idea of research is anything but normal, dedicating seven years of his life to becoming a wild mule deer. The herd would ordinarily run from any human but, incredibly, these keenly intelligent animals come to regard this stranger as one of their own.G
3:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Seeking Refuge"  Nature's scenes and sounds are captured on film in Idaho's six natural wildlife refuges. Hundreds of thousands of migrating birds, plus more who find nesting sites in the refuges, also attract birdwatchers, scientists and others to these special places.G
3:30 am 
Dialogue  "Naomi Shihab Nye: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  The Palestinian-American poet, essayist, novelist and teacher talks with host Marcia Franklin. In her writing, she is inspired by her experiences as an Arab-American, as well as the richness and diversity of people and places she has encountered in the U.S. and abroad.G
4:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Frankly It's A Habitat"  Big Bird is eating a hot bowl of soup on a cold day outside Hooper's store. Freddy Flapman, from Flychert Real Estate finds Big Bird and tries to convince him to migrate somewhere warm. Freddy Flapman tells him that he might like living in a new habitat. D
5:00 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Someone Else's Feelings/Empathy at School"  Someone Else's Feelings: Daniel and O the Owl are pretending to be handymen, using their toy tools to make "repairs" to Daniel's playhouse. Daniel is having lots of fun hammering loudly, but it's upsetting O, who would rather do something quieter. Daniel loves hammering so much that it's hard for him to see why it upsets O. Mom helps Daniel be empathetic and think about how O is feeling: Daniel remembers a time when he was upset because Miss Elaina was being way too loud for him. 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 
NOVA  "Inside Animal Minds: Dogs & Super Senses"  Humans rely on smell, sight, taste, touch and sound; other animals have super-powered versions of these senses, and a few have extra senses we don't have at all. This episode follows some of the scientists who study the animals with these super senses. Part 2 of 3G
7:00 am 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Greece's Peloponnese"  On the Peloponnese Peninsula, Rick visits the old port town of Nafplio, time-trips through the ruins of Olympia, and takes center stage at the preserved theater at Epidauros.G
7:30 am 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Seattle"  A hip, happening urban center surrounded by natural beauty, Seattle combines city life with the great outdoors. Rudy explores the vibrant downtown, samples microbrews and lattes, noses around Seattle's neighborhoods and hops aboard a ferry. Excursions take us hiking at magnificent Mount Rainier and boating through the San Juan Islands in search of whales. D
8:00 am 
The Desert Speaks  "Medieval Drought in the Southwest"  Between roughly 900 and 1260 AD there was a massive drought that severely impacted the plants, animals and people of the Southwest. Now referred to as the Medieval Drought, the best records of this phenomenon can be found within the trees that lived through this difficult time period. Host David Yetman hikes with Tom Swetnam from the University of Arizona's Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research through the White Mountains of California and Sequoia National Park to observe how scientists use tree rings to gather evidence of climate conditions from thousands of years ago. D
8:30 am 
Kevin Dundon's Modern Irish Food  "Fish, Hunt and Harvest"  Kevin prepares smoked mackerel with a blackcurrant Jus, Skeaghanore duck breast with black cherries, pickled wild mushrooms, sauteed garlic potatoes and to finish, a spiced apple with Killowen yogurt. D
9:00 am 
Taste of History  "The First Three Seasons"  In our first retrospective, "A Taste of History" tells the story of America's founding through excerpts from the first 38 episodes of our series. This story weaves together the key places, personalities and events we have showcased to tell the incredible tale which is America. From Mount Vernon to Washington's Crossing, from Lafayette to Dolley Madison, it's all in this episode. D
9:30 am 
Simply Ming  "Rakutaian-Kobe"  Anyone who goes to Japan knows about Kobe beef, that wonderful marbled beef found in only one small region in Japan. In this episode of Simply Ming, Chef Ming Tsai goes on the road to find out why this beef is so special - and then cooks at one of the best beef restaurants in Osaka, Rakutaian. D
10:00 am 
New Scandinavian Cooking with Claus Meyer  "Ice Water Cooking"  Claus journeys to Greenland to fish for shrimp and ice fjord halibut, which he prepares with capers, crabmeat and potatoes. He transforms musk ox meat into tartar and concocts a vodka-based drink made with Greenlandic angelica and ice.G
10:30 am 
Barbecue University with Steven Raichlen  "New England"  Raichen grills clams with sambuca and Italian sausage. Swordfish is married with a summer salsa. A Thanksgiving turkey is prepared with a maple syrup brine.G
11:00 am 
Austin City Limits  "Gary Clark Jr./Alabama Shakes"  Modern blues and soul are featured in the two performances. Clark showcases his major label debut, while Alabama Shakes spotlight their critically acclaimed Boys & Girls.G
12:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "The Wedding Planner"  Elmo helps Zoe problem solve and pull together the final details of Rocco's wedding. Educational Objective: Self-Regulation (EF). D
1:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "New Neighbors /Don's Collection"  New Neighbors - Mr. Pteranodon is annoyed when a new hooting family moves in next door! The new neighbors are a family of Lambeosaurus. Through a bit of compromising, the Pteranodon and Lambeousaurus families agree on terms they can both live with and become fast friends. Don's Collection - Don and new neighbor, Lily Lambeosaurus, stay at Pteranodon Terrace when the other kids take a day trip to the Big Pond. D
1:30 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Blockette Problem/The Tulip Problem"  The Blockette Problem - Radio City Music Hall. When their demanding pal Richard is directing the Radio City Music Hall Blockettes, Peg and Cat find a way to make the set perfectly symmetrical. Primary Content: Symmetry; Secondary Content: Associate events with hot and cold temperatures, height. D
2:00 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Surprise Surprise/A Howling Good Time"  Surprise Surprise - Try as they might, Nick and Sally just can't learn to do a somersault. Luckily Cat's friend Luis the Armadillo is the king of the roly polys! But when they find Luis, they learn that he only rolls when he gets surprised. They take turns trying to surprise him, and when they finally do, they're the ones surprised when they learn that not only can Luis roll, but he can even run underwater! Back at home, they follow Luis' advice and are now able to somersault! A Howling Good Time - Nick and Sally are pretending to be lost adventurers when Sally wonders what to do if you really do get lost. D
2:30 pm 
WordGirl  "Dr. Three Brains/Bongo Rock"  Dr. Three Brains - Glen Furlblam is back on the scene and this time he's posing as Dr. 3Brains. He steals Dr. 2Brain's blackout ray and he's on a mission to outdo his evil idol. D
3:00 pm 
Science Trek  "The Earth"  Host Joan Cartan-Hansen and her guest scientists, Virginia Gillerman, a geologist with the Idaho Geological Survey and Jeffrey Johnson, an Assistant Research Professor of Geophysics at Boise State University, will answer students' questions about the Earth.G
3:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Burgundy: Profound France"  Rick takes time to enjoy the region's edible, drinkable, scenic and floatable delights. He travels on a canal barge, visits a medieval hospice and a modern monastery, builds a barrel, appreciates fine Burgundy wine, slurps escargot and eats well.G
4:00 pm 
Song of the Mountains   Johnny Possum Band; Special Consensus. D
5:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
6:00 pm 
Last of the Summer Wine  "Next Kiss Please"  Compo unwisely bets Foggy that Nora Batty will, of her own free will, kiss him.G
6:30 pm 
As Time Goes By  "Getting Rid of Gwen"  Lionel's chattering secretary still offers helpful suggestions. Jean devises a plan to give Lionel some relief.G
7:00 pm 
Keeping Up Appearances - The Memoirs of Hyacinth Bucket  "Early Retirement"  Richard has no hiding place from Hyacinth now that early retirement has been thrust upon him.G
7:30 pm 
The Red Green Show  "Y2 Cans"  As a fund raiser, the men sell rusty unlabeled food cans left over from the Y2K scare. Then, Red uses a toilet plunger to build a riding lawnmower.G
8:00 pm 
May to December  "The Crying Game"  Zoe is finding it difficult to get her life back to normal after the miscarriage. In the hope of cheering her up, Alec brings home Arnold, a loveable dog.G
8:30 pm 
My Family  "Dog Dazed"  Ben overhears Susan talking about adoption and is relieved when he realizes she is talking about a dog. However, Ben is still unsure, but Susan talks him into looking at the puppies she has in mind. First their home must be vetted to see if it is suitable for the dog.G
9:00 pm 
Hebburn  "Stairway to Hebburn"  Joe shows romantic signs of recovery. Pauline's new cupcake business is on the upswing. Sarah and Jack receive an unexpected visit from Sarah's dad, Ben, who drops a bombshell.G
9:30 pm 
Spy  "Codename: Grades"  A therapy session exercise highlights Tim's anger issues. The computer-hacking assignment at MI5 proves a breeze, but Tim goes one step beyond - into Marcus' school records.G
10:00 pm 
Last of the Summer Wine  "Next Kiss Please"  Compo unwisely bets Foggy that Nora Batty will, of her own free will, kiss him.G
10:30 pm 
As Time Goes By  "Getting Rid of Gwen"  Lionel's chattering secretary still offers helpful suggestions. Jean devises a plan to give Lionel some relief.G
11:00 pm 
Keeping Up Appearances - The Memoirs of Hyacinth Bucket  "Early Retirement"  Richard has no hiding place from Hyacinth now that early retirement has been thrust upon him.G
11:30 pm 
The Red Green Show  "Y2 Cans"  As a fund raiser, the men sell rusty unlabeled food cans left over from the Y2K scare. Then, Red uses a toilet plunger to build a riding lawnmower.G
2:00 am 
Unfinished Nation  "A Precarious Experiment"  Peace Treaty (1783) with Great Britain negotiated by Richard Oswald, John Jay, and Benjamin Franklin. Uncertainties facing young country. Effects of war on new nation's people, politics, and economy. Difficulty of functioning as "nation" under Articles of Confederation. Partial resolution of controversies related to western lands, but not problem of mounting national debt. Annapolis Convention to modify Articles of Confederation fails to attract enough delegates.G
2:30 am 
Unfinished Nation  "Vision for a Nation"  Delegates meet in Philadelphia, May 1787 to create a government with sufficient power to govern vast territory. The convention, closed to public, chaired by George Washington. Controversy over basis for representation in House of Representatives and slavery issues; over sovereignty and limiting national power. Ground rules for ratification process. Debate between Federalists and Anti-federalists; winning approval. George Washington, first elected president, puts plan to work. Different philosophies within cabinet, Federalist vs. Republican. Washington declines to run for third term.G
3:00 am 
Biography of America, A  "New World Encounters"  Professor Miller introduces A Biography of America and its team of historians. The program looks at the beginnings of American history from west to east, following the first Ice Age migrations through the corn civilizations of Middle America, and the explorations of Columbus, DeSoto, and the Spanish. D
3:30 am 
Biography of America, A  "English Settlement"  As the American character begins to take shape in the early seventeenth century, English settlements develop in New England and Virginia. Their personalities are dramatically different. Professor Miller explores the origins of values, cultures, and economies that have collided in the North and South throughout the American story. D
4:00 am 
Curiosity Quest  "Drum Sticks"  Join in this episode as Joel and professional child drummer Cole Marcus travel through the Vic Firth manufacturing facility to learn how drum sticks are made. Watch as Cole tries to teach Joel drumming tips and technique. D
4:30 am 
Biz Kid$  "All in the Family"  Does your family talk marketing over meatloaf? Do you know someone who tracks revenue at the family reunion? Family-run businesses come in all shapes and sizes whether you're a mom-and-pop shop or the Ford Motor Corporation. Learn how families work, grow, and fight their way to profits. D
5:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Recycling Horticulture Waste - Making Better Choices One Pot at a Time"  St. Louis, MO. - Each year, millions of plastic plant containers are not recycled. D
5:30 am 
Wild Kratts  "Hermit Crab Shell Exchange"  Martin and Chris discover a hermit crab on the beach and soon the Wild Kratts team is exploring the amazing world of this shell changing creature. D
6:00 am 
Chefs A' Field: Culinary Adventures That Begin On The Farm  "Chef Holly Smith-Cafe Juanita: Kirkland, Wa"  Rising star Holly Smith complements flavorful organic vegetables provided by Andrew Stout of Full Circle Farms with sausage she makes by hand with Armandino Batali. Recipes: Octopus with Green Sauce & Olive Oil-Poached Potato; Armandino's Winter Sausage. D
6:30 am 
The Jazzy Vegetarian  "Bountiful Brunch Buffet"  Host Laura Theodore prepares her healthy, delicious, and budget friendly brunch. "Blueberry Mini Biscuits," are served along side authentic tasting "No Egg Scramble." Crispy "Cashew French Toast" served with warmed organic maple syrup is next up on the menu. D
7:00 am 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Milan and Lake Como"  Rudy explores an extravagantly decorated Gothic cathedral, looks at famous paintings and goes shopping.G
7:30 am 
Family Travel with Colleen Kelly  "Los Angeles - Hollywood & The Beach (Lights...Camera...Vacation!)"  Join Colleen Kelly as she explores Los Angeles, California from outdoor adventures to the Hollywood glitz and glam. We start off this vacation with a visit to Griffith Park, one of the largest urban parks in North America and Colleen joins a local family to hike the paths near the Griffith Observatory. Chug along the tracks at Travel Town Train Museum and pan for gold at the Autry Museum, dedicated to the adventures of the wild, wild, west. D
8:00 am 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Rachell's Standing Desk"  Give your butt joints a break with the tenons and dovetails that connect this pine standing desk from Pennsylvania. D
8:30 am 
Woodsmith Shop  "Classic Sideboard"  The editors of Woodsmith magazine build a classic sideboard with tapered legs, dovetailed drawers, and highly figured veneer. D
9:00 am 
Victory Garden's EdibleFEAST   Sail a small boat off the coast of Louisiana, harvest local shrimp and fish, and prepare an amazing lunch onboard, complete with fresh herbs from a local garden. After that, set off to the canyons of Utah to learn how two brothers farm in a truly sustainable way in one of the most remote areas of the country. In the Victory Garden, Roger plants his own corn and beans; then Chef Marian sautes bok choi fresh from the garden. D
9:30 am 
For Your Home  "I Designed It Myself"  NULL
10:00 am 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Lace Collar and Cuffs"  NULL
10:30 am 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "In The Stillness of the Morning"  Take a walk with Bob Ross and see the quiet motionless beauty of a river as the morning fog hangs onto the distant shore. D
11:00 am 
Coastal Cooking with John Shields  "Down on the Bayou"  What's cooking down on the Bayou? New Orleans celebrity chef Susan Spicer sautes some Blackfish with Crayfish Rice. John gives his Seafood Gumbo secrets away and gets fired up for Bananas Foster with Kitchen Goddess Andrea. D
11:30 am 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co.: Our Food Heritage  "Foods of Africa"  Foods such as yams, red beans, rice, melons, okra and eggplant are indigenous to West Africa, the ancestral homeland of most of Louisiana's African-Americans. Dr. Gwendolyn Midlo Hall and Professor Eileen Julian give audiences an insight on the roots of much of Louisiana's African-American cuisine. Chef Leah Chase gives Chef Folse a lesson on making Gumbo Des Herbes, a traditional Holy Thursday dish. D
12:00 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Reunidos"  Arturo arrives from Argentina and meets some members of the Castillo family.G
12:30 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Que Estaran Haciendo?"  The Castillo family deals with a number of problems, including the hospitalization of don Fernando.G
1:00 pm 
Looking at Learning....Again Part 2  "Children's Ways of Knowing"  With Dr. Herbert Ginsburg. Children know a good deal of informal mathematics before they enter school. Clinical interviews help teachers understand what children know. D
2:00 pm 
Unfinished Nation  "A Precarious Experiment"  Peace Treaty (1783) with Great Britain negotiated by Richard Oswald, John Jay, and Benjamin Franklin. Uncertainties facing young country. Effects of war on new nation's people, politics, and economy. Difficulty of functioning as "nation" under Articles of Confederation. Partial resolution of controversies related to western lands, but not problem of mounting national debt. Annapolis Convention to modify Articles of Confederation fails to attract enough delegates.G
2:30 pm 
Unfinished Nation  "Vision for a Nation"  Delegates meet in Philadelphia, May 1787 to create a government with sufficient power to govern vast territory. The convention, closed to public, chaired by George Washington. Controversy over basis for representation in House of Representatives and slavery issues; over sovereignty and limiting national power. Ground rules for ratification process. Debate between Federalists and Anti-federalists; winning approval. George Washington, first elected president, puts plan to work. Different philosophies within cabinet, Federalist vs. Republican. Washington declines to run for third term.G
3:00 pm 
Biography of America, A  "New World Encounters"  Professor Miller introduces A Biography of America and its team of historians. The program looks at the beginnings of American history from west to east, following the first Ice Age migrations through the corn civilizations of Middle America, and the explorations of Columbus, DeSoto, and the Spanish. D
3:30 pm 
Biography of America, A  "English Settlement"  As the American character begins to take shape in the early seventeenth century, English settlements develop in New England and Virginia. Their personalities are dramatically different. Professor Miller explores the origins of values, cultures, and economies that have collided in the North and South throughout the American story. D
4:00 pm 
Curiosity Quest  "Drum Sticks"  Join in this episode as Joel and professional child drummer Cole Marcus travel through the Vic Firth manufacturing facility to learn how drum sticks are made. Watch as Cole tries to teach Joel drumming tips and technique. D
4:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "All in the Family"  Does your family talk marketing over meatloaf? Do you know someone who tracks revenue at the family reunion? Family-run businesses come in all shapes and sizes whether you're a mom-and-pop shop or the Ford Motor Corporation. Learn how families work, grow, and fight their way to profits. D
5:00 pm 
Wishbone  "Terrified Terrier"  NULL
5:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "Ecohaven Ooze"  When Hacker discovers that the liquid ooze that feeds the animals of EcoHaven also gives him a super energy boost, he decides to drain the pond and take the ooze home. He builds a fort around the pond, so the CyberSquad must figure out a way to get in without being noticed. They take inspiration from the Greek myth of the Trojan Horse and build a giant "Trojan Ducky. D
6:00 pm 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Lace Collar and Cuffs"  NULL
6:30 pm 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "In The Stillness of the Morning"  Take a walk with Bob Ross and see the quiet motionless beauty of a river as the morning fog hangs onto the distant shore. D
7:00 pm 
Chef John Besh's Family Table   Creamy Anything Cauliflower Soup; Sloppy Joe Sliders; Yogurt Fruit Pops. D
7:30 pm 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Brunch at the Jinich House"  Breakfast is Mexico's favorite meal, and it's also the Jinich family's favorite! It's Sunday, and Pati is up early in the kitchen as the rest of the family sleeps in. She's hard at work creating a full, three-course menu of some of her family's preferred Mexican breakfast dishes to enjoy 'round the table on a lazy morning. Recipe 1: Cafe de Olla: Spiced Sweet Mexican Coffee; Recipe 2: Mexican-Style Gravlax with Cilantro and Tequila; Recipe 3: Huevos Rancheros with Calabacitas (Zucchini); Recipe 4: Caballeros Pobres: Yucatan-Style French Toast. D
8:00 pm 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Rachell's Standing Desk"  Give your butt joints a break with the tenons and dovetails that connect this pine standing desk from Pennsylvania. D
8:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Prague and the Czech Republic"  Rick visits newly energized Prague with side trips to Kutna Hora to descend into a medieval mine.G
9:00 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Luzern, Switzerland"  Burt takes a lake steamer to the foot of Mount Pilatus and rides the steepest cogwheel railway in the world to the top of a 7,000 foot peak for some of the most impressive views of Switzerland. The he visits the Lion Monument that honors the Swiss Guards who died defending the King of France in 1792. Mark Twain described the monument as the saddest and most moving piece of rock in the world. D
9:30 pm 
Lidia's Italy In America  "Comfort Foods for Your Table"  Lidia makes three different types of pasta: Stuffed Shells, Pasta Alla Primavera and Macaroni and Cheese. In Pennsylvania she takes viewers to The Macaroni Company, a 4th generation Italian supermarket and goes to Eataly to enjoy an Italian-American picnic. D
10:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Classic Italian Fare"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to the Best Chicken Parmesan. Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus reviews her favorite kitchen gadgets. And finally, test cook Bryan Roof uncovers the secrets to foolproof Pasta alla Norcina. D
10:30 pm 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Sandwich Night"  Who doesn't love a sandwich? Sara's are hearty and juicy and a snap to prepare and serve. Make your own easy Beer Bread, then stuff it with super easy cheaters like Pulled Chicken Barbecue and Pickled Cucumbers you make yourself. Fried Catfish BLTs bulk up the traditional sandwich with some crunchy fish filets and tricked-up basil mayonnaise. D
11:00 pm 
Coastal Cooking with John Shields  "Down on the Bayou"  What's cooking down on the Bayou? New Orleans celebrity chef Susan Spicer sautes some Blackfish with Crayfish Rice. John gives his Seafood Gumbo secrets away and gets fired up for Bananas Foster with Kitchen Goddess Andrea. D
11:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Prague and the Czech Republic"  Rick visits newly energized Prague with side trips to Kutna Hora to descend into a medieval mine.G
2:00 am 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report. Stocks rallied and stayed there after Fed Chief Janet Yellen spoke. What did she say that the market seems to like? And, why the usually staid and slow-moving utility sector is leading the way on Wall Street this year. D
2:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Rosanne Cash (singer/songwriter). D
3:00 am 
Pacific Heartbeat  "The Illness & The Odyssey"  A cure for Alzheimer's. A Nobel Prize. An honored place in medical history. D
4:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
4:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Ed Catmull (President, Disney & Pixar Animation Studios)/Tatiana Maslany (actress). D
5:00 am 
5:30 am 
Second Opinion  "Whooping Cough"  Patient Story: Whooping cough (pertussis) is a highly contagious illness that can cause many complications. It's also a disease that can be prevented. Cheri Rae shares the heartbreaking story of how her son's bout with pertussis changed his life. D
6:00 am 
One Night In March   ONE NIGHT IN MARCH tells the story of a historic college basketball game that captured the national imagination, influenced a state and helped redefine a sport. Interviews, rare footage and archival photos transport viewers back to a tumultuous time in United States history, just as the Civil Rights movement began gaining momentum throughout the South.G
6:30 am 
Independent Lens  "The Trials of Muhammad Ali"  This film covers Muhammad Ali's toughest bout: his battle to overturn the five-year prison sentence he received for refusing U.S. military service. It explores Ali's exile years when he was banned from boxing and found himself in the crosshairs of conflicts concerning race, religion, and wartime dissent.G
8:00 am 
Coexist   Coexist examines Rwanda's social experiment in government-mandated reconciliation following the 1994 genocide of more than half a million Tutsi and moderate Hutu. Released from prison in 2003, thousands of Hutus responsible for the slaughter faced little choice but to return to the villages where they once terrorized their neighbors. To weaken the impulse toward retaliation, the Rwandan government sponsored workshops, seminars and healing groups in the hopes of ending the cycle of violence and beginning the process of rehumanization. D
9:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL
10:00 am 
Tavis Smiley   Ed Catmull (President, Disney & Pixar Animation Studios)/Tatiana Maslany (actress). D
10:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Rosanne Cash (singer/songwriter). D
11:00 am 
11:30 am 
Second Opinion  "Whooping Cough"  Patient Story: Whooping cough (pertussis) is a highly contagious illness that can cause many complications. It's also a disease that can be prevented. Cheri Rae shares the heartbreaking story of how her son's bout with pertussis changed his life. D
12:00 pm 
One Night In March   ONE NIGHT IN MARCH tells the story of a historic college basketball game that captured the national imagination, influenced a state and helped redefine a sport. Interviews, rare footage and archival photos transport viewers back to a tumultuous time in United States history, just as the Civil Rights movement began gaining momentum throughout the South.G
12:30 pm 
Independent Lens  "The Trials of Muhammad Ali"  This film covers Muhammad Ali's toughest bout: his battle to overturn the five-year prison sentence he received for refusing U.S. military service. It explores Ali's exile years when he was banned from boxing and found himself in the crosshairs of conflicts concerning race, religion, and wartime dissent.G
2:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Living Legends"  Profiles include: a 79-year-old riverboat captain, an 87-year-old hat maker, a 92-year-old wilderness photographer, and a 75-year-old horsepacker.G
2:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Naomi Shihab Nye: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  The Palestinian-American poet, essayist, novelist and teacher talks with host Marcia Franklin. In her writing, she is inspired by her experiences as an Arab-American, as well as the richness and diversity of people and places she has encountered in the U.S. and abroad.G
3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
4:00 pm 
4:30 pm 
Journal   NULL
5:00 pm 
NOVA  "Inside Animal Minds: Dogs & Super Senses"  Humans rely on smell, sight, taste, touch and sound; other animals have super-powered versions of these senses, and a few have extra senses we don't have at all. This episode follows some of the scientists who study the animals with these super senses. Part 2 of 3G
6:00 pm 
Your Inner Fish  "Your Inner Reptile"  A key moment in our evolutionary saga occurred 200 million years ago, when the ferocious reptile-like animals that roamed the Earth were in the process of evolving into shrew-like mammals. But our reptilian ancestors left their mark on many parts of the human body, including our skin, teeth and ears. Part 2 of 3G
7:00 pm 
Secrets of the Dead  "Cavemen Cold Case"  A tomb of 49,000 year-old Neanderthal bones discovered in El Sidron, a remote, mountainous region of northern Spain, leads to a compelling investigation to solve a double mystery: How did this group of Neanderthals die? And could the fate of this group help explain Neanderthal extinction? Scientists examine the bones and discover signs that tell a shocking story of how this group may have met their deaths. Some bones bear distinct signs of cannibalism. Was it a result of ritual or hunger? Neanderthal experts are adamant that they were not bloodthirsty brutes. D
8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
9:00 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, what results from General Electric, Goldman Sachs and United Healthcare say about the health of three distinct parts of the American economy - industry, finance and healthcare. And, did you know that if you 'like' a General Mills product on Facebook or have downloaded its coupons, you may never be able to sue the company?. D
9:30 pm 
Journal   NULL
10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
11:00 pm 
Your Inner Fish  "Your Inner Reptile"  A key moment in our evolutionary saga occurred 200 million years ago, when the ferocious reptile-like animals that roamed the Earth were in the process of evolving into shrew-like mammals. But our reptilian ancestors left their mark on many parts of the human body, including our skin, teeth and ears. Part 2 of 3G

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