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June 17, 2012
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12:08 am 
Nature  "Moment of Impact: Jungle"  The conclusion looks at the bio-engineering of jungle residents, both on the ground and in the forest canopy. Leaf-cutter ants carry materials 10 times their weight. Cuban crocodiles leap up to six feet out of the water to catch prey. Basilisk lizards walk on water. The show also looks at how ospreys dive for fish and how a bat "swims" through the air. Part 2 of 2G

1:00 am 
Frontline  "My Father, My Brother and Me"  In 2004, journalist Dave Iverson is told he has Parkinson's disease, the same degenerative neurological disorder that afflicted his father and brother. He undertakes a personal journey to understand the disease, meeting researchers and fellow sufferers, including Michael J. Fox and Michael Kinsley.G

2:00 am 
MI-5   The finale of the series begins with Harry facing deportation to the United States. Ruth and Section D decide to break Harry out of custody. Elena reveals attack plans designed to push Britain and Russia into war. Revelations and double-crosses place the safety of a passenger plane in doubt.G

3:00 am 
William and Mary   William's daughter, Julia, goes missing when his attention is concentrated on Mary. Meanwhile Mary is suspended from her midwife's duties for endangering a baby's life, and William makes a memorial service go with a bang.G

4:00 am 
Space Age: Nasa's Story  "To The Moon"  NASA's team masters previously unimagined tasks, and powers ahead to the most incredible climax in the history of human endeavor. When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walk on the moon and return safely to Earth, the whole planet throws them a party. Part 2 of 4G

5:00 am 
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood  "Feelings When People Laugh at Mistakes"  Mister Rogers helps children understand that everyone makes mistakes once in a while. Also, ventriloquist Susan Linn shows how she uses puppets to help people talk about their feelings. D

5:30 am 
Curious George  "Feeling Antsy/Maple Monkey Madness"  Feeling Antsy - George loves starting the day off with a big breakfast, but more food lands on the floor than in his mouth. As George cleans up his mess, he spots an army of ants, something the Man with the Yellow Hat warned his messy monkey about. With some help from his friend Hundley, can a monkey and dog come up with a plan to get rid of the unwelcome houseguests or does George have hundreds of new roommates? Maple Monkey Madness - George pours the last drop of maple syrup on his pancakes, leaving the Man with the Yellow Hat with a dry stack of flapjacks. D

6:00 am 
Wild Kratts  "A Huge Orange Problem"  While Chris and Martin are off searching for the endangered Orangutan in the deep forests of Borneo, back at the Tortuga HQ Aviva, Koki and Jimmy get carried away swinging on vines and their muscles so get incredibly sore that they can't do anything. The bros attempt to rush back with the first aid kit but a huge orangutan keeps tossing them back into the forest. Here they learn that orangutans use a special leaf and chew it into a lotion to ease muscle soreness, and return with this orangutan medicine to help their friends. D

6:30 am 
Peep and the Big Wide World/Pocoyo  "An Inconvenient Tooth, Part 1/An Inconvenient Tooth, Part II/Pocoyo - Not in my Backyard"  Beaver Boy needs some wood to gnaw. (He's got growing teeth!) Problem is, he's cutting down too many trees. The solution? Grow some new trees! Beaver Boy discovers that growing trees is hard. D

7:00 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Help with Kelp/Treetop Tom"  Help With Kelp - It's Fish's birthday and Nick and Sally want to get him a special present, but who can they ask for ideas? Cat's friend Gary the Garibaldi fish might have an idea! Off to the Briny Blue Sea where they meet a variety of creatures in a kelp forest who use the kelp for both food and protection. Back at home they make a picture of the kelp forest for Fish. It's the best present he could ever hope for! Treetop Tom - Nick and Sally are playing when their ball gets caught up high in the branches of a tree. D

7:30 am 
Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps  "Angelina and Super Polly/Angelina's Dance Like A Cake"  Angelina and Super Polly - Polly adores a book about a mouseling girl who acquires superhero powers when she hears a trumpet fanfare. Polly starts to think maybe she has superpowers, too! She gets a fanfare recording from her father, but after several failed attempts it becomes clear that Polly has no superpowers at all. Vici, Marco, and Angelina explain that everyone is super at something - like dance, or telling stories, or being a good friend. D

8:00 am 
Bob the Builder  "A Very Important Visitor"  Everybody is getting ready for the Big Summer Party in Bobland Bay and Bob and his team are going to build two shelter stops for Splasher's new ferry route. Splasher just can't wait for them to finish! He races around announcing his new route, but no timetable has been put in place yet. Despite what he thinks, Splasher can't be everywhere at once. D

8:30 am 
Franny's Feet  "Like Magic/Old Friends, New Friends"  A) Franny revisits the magic show and discovers that her friend, Jitters the rabbit, is upset because he thinks his boss, Magda, the magician, wants to replace him. Franny and Jitters learn that Magda is planning to hire someone new -- not to replace Jitters, but to work with him. In Franny's Treasures, viewers help Franny and Bobby identify and sort different shapes. D

9:00 am 
Thomas & Friends  "Marvelous Moments!"  Thomas is asked by Farmer Trotter to collect some straw for the piglets, which are soon to be born. But on the way, Thomas sees other things he thinks the piglets will like. He soon discovers all the piglets really need is straw and rushes off to correct his mistake in time for the piglets' arrival. D

9:30 am 
Dialogue  "Idaho Wildlife Summit"  NULL

10:00 am 
BBC Newsnight   NULL

10:30 am 
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack  "Investing In America"  Guests: Richard Bernstein, Chief Executive Officer, Richard Bernstein Advisors Bill Wilby, Private Investor, Former Portfolio Manager, Oppenheimer Global Fund. This week on Consuelo Mack WealthTrack, "Financial Thought Leader" Richard Bernstein, one of Wall Street's top ranked strategists for years, and "Great Investor" Bill Wilby, former portfolio manager of the number one-ranked Oppenheimer Global Fund, discuss why they believe the U.S. is the best place in the world to invest right now and for years to come. D

11:00 am 
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe   Division of Labor: A recent study shows that 56% of women still do the majority of household chores, despite their gains in the workplace. Panelists discuss the consequences of this, salary and gender inequalities on women's stress. Baby Boxes: In Europe, safe and anonymous drop-off locations for unwanted newborns are gaining popularity. D

11:30 am 

12:00 pm 
Closer to Truth  "Why Is Free Will A Mystery?"  Our human sense is that our will is fully free. Our scientific sense is that every action is determined by a prior action. Free will versus determinism is a big question, affecting morality, responsibility, even consciousness. D

12:30 pm 
Sew It All  "Plush Pillows, Lucy Blaire"  Create funky velvet patchwork pillows with tips and tricks for mastering velvet-sewing techniques. D

1:00 pm 
Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting  "Scrappy Stars"  Mary and Kari Carr share with you how to perfectly piece a simple scrappy unit and how to make center stars using special quick pieced sashing. D

1:30 pm 
Hometime  "Stone Cottage - Lower Level"  The HOMETIME crew finishes the gas fireplace, wet bar tile and workshop walls and ceiling. D

2:00 pm 
Woodsmith Shop  "Router Jigs & Accessories"  A router is one of the hardest working tools in the Woodsmith Shop. The Woodsmith editors share some of their favorite jigs and accessories that will make your router work faster, safer, and more accurately.G

2:30 pm 
This Old House  "Bedford Project, Part 11 of 16"  Landscape contractor Roger Cook installs a 3,000-pound slab of reclaimed granite for the front step. Meanwhile, general contractor Tom Silva installs new wood windows in the addition that come with exterior trim already attached and finished in the factory. In the next town over, in Concord, Massachusetts, master carpenter Norm Abram stops in to see the progress on the period restoration of the Colonel James Barrett house, a little known house that played a big role in the American Revolution. D

3:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Installing A Front Porch Light; Splitting Firewood"  Host Kevin O'Connor works with an electrician in Atlanta to install a front porch light. Then Kevin, along with general contractor Tom Silva, landscape contractor Roger Cook and plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, asks, "What Is It?" Afterward, Roger shares with Kevin a tip for efficiently splitting firewood. And Richard helps a homeowner who has hot water coming from his cold water faucet. D

3:30 pm 
Growing a Greener World  "Composting in the Twenty-First Century"  Although basic composting happens naturally, with the advent of some scientific know-how, we can still enhance the best soil amendment on earth: compost. Some companies, run by avid gardeners, have made it their life's work to make a good thing even better. In this episode, we dig deeper into some of this work to find out how modern science has improved on perfection and how we can apply this information to our own gardens for even better results. D

4:00 pm 
Moyers & Company  "Dark Money In Politics"  "Let's face it," the founder of a super PAC recently told Mother Jones magazine. "Politics in this country is coin-operated." True enough, as evidenced by the billions projected to be spent in this year's elections -- untold amounts of it unleashed by the Supreme Court's 2010 Citizens United decision. D

5:00 pm 
William and Mary   Molly steps up her bid to get back her home. William falls victim to a bereaved father's anger. Mary gets her job back.G

6:00 pm 
NOVA  "Crash of Flight 447"  A team of seasoned pilots, engineers and safety experts examine the evidence that emerges in the weeks following the disappearance of the Rio de Janeiro to Paris flight that flew straight into a towering thunderstorm. Expert testimony, messages from the plane's computer system, CGI weather reconstructions and an airbus simulator provides a forensic view of events.G

7:00 pm 
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

7:30 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Newberry Crater Geothermal"  A geothermal experiment outside Newberry Crater aims to get hot water out of a dry well with the hope of creating massive reservoirs two miles underground. The earth would heat the cold water injected into fissures in the rocks and pumps would bring the hot water back above ground for energy production.G

8:00 pm 
Garrow's Law   Garrow is spurred by his nemesis Silvester to defend a man accused of raping a servant girl. Garrow wins the controversial case, and the detestable man is acquitted. Garrow's close friendship with Lady Sarah is complicating his professional life.G

9:01 pm 
Masterpiece Mystery!  "Zen: Cabal"  A disgraced aristocrat jumps off a bridge. Or was he pushed? Zen gets mixed signals from his scheming bosses. The Ministry of Justice wants a ruling of suicide. A powerful and beautiful female prosecutor hints that Zen had better start looking for the murderer. Additionally, it appears the victim may have been trying to inform on a group called the Cabal.G

10:30 pm 
New Tricks  "Tiger, Tiger"  When Harefield Zoo refurbishes the former lodgings of its zookeeper believed to have been mauled to death by a tiger a few years before, there is evidence that suggests he was killed before being found in the enclosure. The UCOS team reopens the case and learns there was another side to the quiet zookeeper.G

11:30 pm 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "Riding The Range In Southern Alberta, Canada"  Joseph visits ancient, sacred and historic native sites. He celebrates the rich heritage of the Blackfoot First Nations people. Then he saddles up and rides into the Alberta foothills in search of strays with Lucas family members on their ranch.G

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