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November 18, 2012
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11:00 am 
Death: A Personal Understanding  "Death Rituals"  To what degree do individual circumstances require spontaneous adaptation of traditional rites? A minister who lost her brother in the Lockerbie air disaster, and a father whose failing marriage affected his role in his young son's funeral, discuss their need to adapt traditional rituals to their own circumstances. A cancer patient planning her service in advance and a veteran at a Vietnam memorial provide a comparison of private and public rituals. D

11:30 am 
Death: A Personal Understanding  "Good Death"  Should we help people die, or force them to live? What constitutes a good death? Perspectives from native North American culture and urban medical ethicists provide background as we meet a woman facing death from breast cancer and a young family with a terminally ill infant. The special grief long-term caregivers can fall into is also discussed as we discover the ways that the dying can help to heal the living. D

12:00 pm 
Democracy In America  "Global Politics: U.S.A. and the World"  This program examines the need for the United States to use the tools of foreign policy in ways that recognize the growing interdependence of nations. D

12:30 pm 
Gallery: The National Museum of the American Indian   The grand opening of the new Smithsonian museum coincides with the First American Festival and the Native Nations Festival. Opening day begins with a Native Nations Procession, the largest gathering of Native peoples in modern history.G

1:00 pm 
In Search of the Novel  "Am I Getting Through?"  In this summary, teachers examine their effectiveness in helping students comprehend and appreciate novels and become lifelong readers. Teachers also discuss and demonstrate strategies for evaluation. D

2:00 pm 
Economics Classroom, The: A Workshop for Grade 9-12 Teachers  "Trading Globally"  Explore the global economy. D

3:00 pm 
Growing Old in a New Age  "Myths and Realities of Aging"  The common myths surrounding aging are compared with today's realities. Experts and elders describe how we learn about aging and how knowledge can help us debunk myths. D

4:00 pm 
Hands On Crafts for Kids  "China"  Today we visit the Far East. China is located in eastern Asia and has the largest population of any country in the world with over 1 billion people. We visit China for beautiful symbols of the Chinese New year and traditional Chinese designs. D

4:30 pm 
Hey Kids, Let's Cook  "Grilled Cheese Sandwiches"  Today we're making the ultimate rainy day comfort food: a grilled cheese sandwich. These sandwiches are the most sought after sandwiches in America and have been around for so long that the whole month of April is considered National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Month. Can you believe it? Yes, a month long celebration for grilled-to-perfection toasty bread with a melted, gooey cheesy center. D

5:00 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Light As Air"  NULL

5:30 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Gnocchi and Panzanella"  NULL

6:00 pm 
Cuisine Culture  "Pascal Aussignac, London"  Pascal Aussignac takes us on a culinary adventure in England and right through the backdoor of his Michelin-rated restaurant. This is a French-British invasion where we explore the explosion factor of cheeses and charcuterie. Viewers also get to recreate some of Pascal's recipes from his best selling cookbook, such as Red Mullet with Quinoa and "Gascon Mess," his ode to Meringue and Berries. D

6:30 pm 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Family-Style Breakfast"  NULL

7:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Installing a New Kitchen Sink and Faucet/Installing Insulated Sidelights on a Front Door"  Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey heads to Colorado Springs, Colorado, to install a brand new kitchen sink and faucet. Then, general contractor Tom Silva installs insulated sidelights on a front door. D

7:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "South Ireland: Waterford to the Ring of Kerry"  Along Ireland's south coast, Rick visits Waterford's crystal factory, the Kennedy family homestead and Kinsale's star-shaped fortresses.G

8:00 pm 
Grand View  "Devils Postpile National Monument"  This episode explores one of the most unique phenomena in geology; Hexagonal pillars of Basalt lava that were revealed during the last Ice Age. Located in the Eastern Sierra, this rare and beautiful feature ranks as one of the world's finest examples of columnar basalt. The region reveals a volatile geologic history, with reminders bubbling up from the valley floor. D

8:30 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Light As Air"  NULL

9:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Gnocchi and Panzanella"  NULL

9:30 pm 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Triple Torta-Thon"  Over a breakfast of tortas - Mexican sandwiches filled, in this case, with Rick's quick Mexican scrambled eggs, beans, and avocados - Rick and his daughter, Lanie, plan an all-day torta marathon in Mexico City. Their quest beings at the city's charming Sunday flea market, Lagunilla, where they check out some simple, yet mouthwatering tortas, with a succulent filling of salt cod bacalao. Next stop: Don Polo, a gleaming 1950s-style chrome and neon diner, famous for its menu of griddled tortas. D

10:00 pm 
Caprial and John's Kitchen: Cooking for Family and Friends  "Hand-Picked Sweet Corn"  The Pences pick some stalk fresh corn and use it to craft cheesy corn pudding and fried corn chowder.G

10:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "South Ireland: Waterford to the Ring of Kerry"  Along Ireland's south coast, Rick visits Waterford's crystal factory, the Kennedy family homestead and Kinsale's star-shaped fortresses.G

11:00 pm 
Theater Talk  "Star Quality: The World of Noel Coward"  A tour of the New York Public Library for The Performing Arts' exhibition "Star Quality: The World of Noel Coward" guided by historian Barry Day with Coward's long-time friend and colleague, Geoffrey Johnson. D

11:30 pm 
Closer to Truth  "How Is God The Creator?"  If God exists, did God create everything? Did God create out of literally "nothing"? Suppose there was no beginning to the cosmos, just the universe going through endless cycles, what then? And what about "abstract objects" like logic and numbers, which seem to exist without any cause and no creator?. D

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November 18, 2012
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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