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July 18, 2017
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7:30 am 
Ready Jet Go!  "Comet Fever/Asteroid Patrol"  Comet Fever - The neighborhood is having a star gazing party when Mindy discovers what may be a new comet. While Celery takes Jet, Sean, and Sydney out to space to get a close-up look at the comet, Carrot and Mindy decide to surprise the others and make their very own comet in the backyard using ingredients from home! Curriculum: A comet is an icy body that releases gas or dust. Comets are often compared to dirty snowballs. D
8:00 am 
Curious George  "George Meets Allie-Whoops!/Hundley's Great Escape"  George spends a full day showing Mrs. Renkins' granddaughter Allie what it's like to be a monkey.G
8:30 am 
Curious George  "The Inside Story/A Monkey, A Plan, A Canal"  George dreams that he and Gnocchi are chasing the germs that are giving him a cold out of his body.G
9:00 am 
Peg + Cat  "The Too Big Dog Problem/The Giant Baby Problem"  The Too Big Dog Problem - Peg's Yard. Big Dog is too big to play Little Red on Peg's stage, until an escaped elephant and mouse get into the act. Primary Content: Size and weight Secondary Content: Balance. D
9:30 am 
Splash and Bubbles  "Super Splash!/Pearlene"  While playing, Splash senses something is wrong and quickly swims out of Dunk's way as he comes in for a hard landing. The strange thing is that Splash wasn't even looking in Dunk's direction, so how did he know he was coming? Convinced that he has some sort of superpower, the kids begin testing Splash's limits in a series of sneak attacks, which never work. Gush soon explains that Splash isn't a superhero, but simply has a lateral line sense, which is common for fish. D
10:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Chicken Thunderstorms"  Elmo, Abby, Chris and Leela help to teach some chickens not to be afraid of thunderstorms. Also featuring Cookie Monster's Smart Cookies, and Elmo's World-weather. Brought to you by the letter W and the number 4,. D
10:30 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Hooray for Hair/Ice Is Nice"  Hooray for Hair - Sally and Nick are getting their hair cut today; maybe they should try new hairstyles! A trip to meet three of Cat's friends (and some styling help from the Wig-o-lator) will help them decide! Should they have Yak hair? No, too hot! How about hair like a fur seal? Not quite, too short. A porcupine? No way! How will they ever get a hug from their moms with hair that spiky? They decide that the hair they have is what's perfect for them! Ice is Nice - Nick and Sally want some nice cold lemonade, but there's no more ice cubes in Sally's fridge! A trip to Freeze-your-knees Snowland will fix that! They meet Cat's friend Polly the polar bear who introduces Sally and Nick to all the different kinds of ice that make up her home. After trying many types of ice, they find the kind that will be perfect for their lemonade!. D
11:00 am 
Dinosaur Train  "The Forest Fire/The Lost Bird"  When a forest fire comes to woods not far from the family nest at Pteranodon Terrace, the family takes the Dinosaur Train to visit a nearby area where a fire has already been, and the Conductor leads the kids on a Nature Tracker hike through the woods to see how new life is growing back - even after the forest fire's devastation. Buddy and Tiny ride the Dinosaur Train for a playdate with their old friend Petey Peteinosaurus, and learn that the train has added a new Aviary Car, for their various flying passengers. Suddenly, they are joined by a lost bird named Judy Jehelornis, who was displaced by the recent forest fires, and can't remember where her home is. 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!  "Jasper's Cowboy Wish"  Howdy Partner! Whyatt and his friends are playing cowboys, but Pig can't join in because he doesn't know what cowboys do. The super readers jump into the tale Jasper's Cowboy Wish and make the acquaintance of a cowpoke named Jasper who's desperate to become a rompin' stompin' cowboy if only he could get the hang of it! When Jasper must use his cowboy skills to save the day, will he be a hero. . D
12:30 pm 
Splash and Bubbles  "Guess Who?/Sleepless Sleepover"  Splash, Dunk and Bubbles try to help a fish that they've never seen before find out who it is and where its home is. / When Splash joins Bubbles, Dunk, and Ripple for a sleepover in the Sandy Bed, they discover that Splash doesn't sleep much; after unsuccessfully trying to help him, they learn that "schooling fish" don't need as much sleep. D
1:00 pm 
Thomas & Friends  "There's Always A Good Explanation"  Flatbeds of Fear - When a delivery of pipes is unloaded at Brendam Docks, the engines start to hear scary spooky noises. Salty convinces them that they're hearing the sound of the Flatbeds of Fear. Emily insists that there must be a sensible explanation, but then she hears the sound and becomes frightened too. D
1:30 pm 
Arthur  "Whip. Mix. Blend./Staycation"  When Rattles's mom starts dating Archie Vanderloo, Rattles finds himself spending lots of time with Archie's kids. The problem is, Rattles doesn't have anything in common with these twins! Can this blended family learn to get along? Educational Objective: Rattles learns how to adjust to life in a blended family. Arthur offers to babysit so that his parents can enjoy some peace and quiet in the backyard. D
2:00 pm 
Science Trek  "Birds of Prey"  Host Joan Cartan-Hansen discusses birds of prey with Bill Heinrich from the World Center for Birds of Prey and Greg Kaltenecker from the Intermountain Bird Observatory.G
2:30 pm 
Martha Speaks  "The Return of Ralph/Little Bo's Sheep"  The Return of Ralph - Buying a bigger TV usually means a better entertainment experience. For the Lorraine's, it means the return of Ralph, the conniving duck whose obsession with television has Helen's family desperate to be duck-free. But this time, Ralph has an even bigger surprise under his feathers. D
3:00 pm 
Nature Cat  "Spring Hunter 3000/The Case of the Missing Moon"  Spring Hunter 3000 - Spring has sprung! And it's now time for Daisy's favorite online game: Spring Hunter 3000! The goal of the game is to try and find as many signs of spring as possible: birds, flowers, you name it. The more you find, the more points you get. And whoever gets the most points is deemed the Queen or King of spring! Oh yeah! Oh yeah! The Case of the Missing Moon - Hal is so so so sad! When he went to howl at the moon, like he does every night, the moon was? gone! But that's impossible! How does a moon just disappear? There has to be a logical explanation, right? Can Nature Cat and his pals find the missing moon? Or will Hal's nightly howls come to an end for good?. D
3:30 pm 
Nature Cat  "Gimme Shelter/Goin' Batty"  Gimme Shelter - The gang cannot wait to get to Lookout Point, the premiere spot to watch sunsets! It's supposed to be beautiful and colorful! They run on, nothing can stop them now! Uh oh, spoke to soon! A change in the weather does stop them, as it gets really cloudy and windy! Squeeks thinks it's going to rain! Can the gang find shelter before the dastardly downpour? Tally ho! Goin' Batty - Nature Cat can't wait to get to Cocono Cave! At dusk the bats fly out all together into the early evening sky! It's supposed to be an amazing nature sight! But getting there proves to be a big problem for Nature Cat, who has a series of mishaps, leaving him to question his love of nature. Gasp! Oh no, say it isn't so!. D
4:00 pm 
Ready Jet Go!  "Comet Fever/Asteroid Patrol"  Comet Fever - The neighborhood is having a star gazing party when Mindy discovers what may be a new comet. While Celery takes Jet, Sean, and Sydney out to space to get a close-up look at the comet, Carrot and Mindy decide to surprise the others and make their very own comet in the backyard using ingredients from home! Curriculum: A comet is an icy body that releases gas or dust. Comets are often compared to dirty snowballs. D
4:30 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Snowy Owl Invasion"  Martin and Chris are hanging out in China with their Giant panda friend Stuffo, when they receive reports of Snowy owls showing up all over North America. Since these raptors live in the Arctic, it's up to the Wild Kratts to solve the Mystery of the Snowy Owl Invasion! Science Concept : Territoriality, population cycles, migration. D
5:00 pm 
Odd Squad  "Orchid's Almost Half Hour Talent Show/The Perfect Score"  Orchid's Almost Half Hour Talent Show - All the agents want to be a part of Orchid's talent show. Curriculum: Fair sharing; Equi-partitioning. The Perfect Score - It's villain report card day at Odd Squad. D
5:30 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act are dead on arrival. Plus, with the major indexes either at or near record levels, is the market starting to top out?. D
5:56 pm 
NewsHour Promo   NULL
6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
7:00 pm 
Secrets of Great British Castles  "Leeds Castle"  Dan Jones is in the southeast of the country, at an idyllic castle owned once by six medieval Queens and an American heiress: Leeds Castle. He explores why Leeds Castle is nicknamed the "Ladies Castle" and through the castle's history discovers that it isn't quite as genteel as it sounds. Leeds Castle was originally the site of a royal Saxon family's manor. D
8:00 pm 
Weekend In Havana   Join Geoffrey Baer as he travels to Havana, where dancers, musicians, architects and writers invite him into their lives to experience the color, culture and history of a beautiful and seductive city only recently re-opened to Americans. D
9:00 pm 
RARE - Creatures of the Photo Ark  "1 of 3"  Join Joel Sartore as he travels to Madagascar and the Florida Keys on his mission to photograph beautiful and endangered animals for the Photo Ark. In Florida, he checks in on the key deer, a species that he first saw 20 years ago. Part 1 of 3G
10:00 pm 
Frontline  "Life On Parole"  Follow former prisoners through the challenges of their first year on parole. With unique access, the film goes inside the effort to change the way parole works in Connecticut and reduce the number of people returning to prison. D
11:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
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  "Argentina: Ancient Patagonia People"  Host David Yetman and Argentine archeologist Maria Jose Figuerero journey through the gorgeously diverse Patagonia landscape for a look at the Patagonian people from ancient to modern times. The travelers stop at the Cuerva de los Manos ("Cave of the Hands"), which features a lasting glimpse into the lives of early residents. The famous stenciled handprints were created by blowing through a straw-like instrument filled with paint, while the images of lizards, people and the hunting of huanacos (a relative of the llama) were painted by hand. D
8:30 am 
Lidia's Kitchen  "Agrodolce"  Sweet and sour is a classic combination of flavors that can be found in almost every cuisine around the world, and in Italy it's called agrodolce and produces delicious, balanced dishes of savory and sweet. Lidia demonstrates a marinated winter squash: fried and soaked in a sweet and tangy marinade made from vinegar, garlic and sugar; swordfish in sweet and sour sauce, showcasing a perfect balance between sweetness and acidity in each bite; sesame candy: a flavor packed sesame candy with citrus zest. D
9:00 am 
Destination Craft with Jim West  "Ireland"  Jim West explores the indigenous crafts of Ireland where master artisans teach dry felting, basket making, woodturning and creating the perfect Irish scones. Jim crafts an Irish rock wall, makes jewelry from Connemara marble, crochets Irish lace, and explores the traditions and culture of the enchanting Emerald Isle. D
9:30 am 
Ciao Italia  "Omelet Party/Festa Di Frittata"  Mary Ann returns to Azienda di Majo in Italy where vintner Alessio di Majo gives her quick tour of his farm's thousand acre field that's filled with tens of thousands of asparagus spears ready for harvest. They take what they need and go nella cucina del'Azienda to create three taste-tempting frittatas; Onion and Sweet Pepper, Asparagus, and Potato Frittata. Just as Alessio finishes, his father, Luigi arrives to prepare his famous Spaghetti Omelet Without Eggs. D
10:00 am 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "A Spanish Affair"  Host Julia Collin Davison reveals the secrets to making the best paella on the grill with host Bridget Lancaster. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews paella pans in the Equipment Corner. Finally, test cook Dan Souza shows Julia how to make the ultimate patatas bravas at home. D
10:30 am 
GardenSMART   GardenSMART makes a return visit to a great garden, with a tremendous gardener. We discuss water in the garden, companion plants and shade loving plants. Something for every gardener; be sure to tune in. D
11:00 am 
Bluegrass Underground  "Michael Martin Murphey"  A multiple Grammy nominee with six gold albums and a long list of writing and recorded hits with more than 30 albums to his credit, Murphey has for four decades stirred up his own particular stew of folk, country-rock, pop and Western music. From his acclaimed "cosmic cowboy" debut album, Geronimo's Cadillac, to wildly popular hits "Wildfire" and "Carolina in the Pines" to recent Grammy nominations for Best Bluegrass Album for his collaboration with former New Grass Revival's Pat Flynn, Michael Martin Murphey's talents stretch as wide as the prairie sky. D
11:30 am 
Sun Studio Sessions  "Elizabeth Cook"  Elizabeth Cook is as, NPR notes a "treasure" of the Americana music scent. She's been nominated for multiple Americana Music Awards, including Song of the Year, Album of the Year and Artist of the Year. Rolling Stone magazine, who listed her 2010 record "Welder" in its 30 best albums for that year, describes her as "a traditionalist with a mountain howl and a taste for pure honky-tonk and gospel" and her most recent album was on Rolling Stone Country's most anticipated 2016 albums list. D
12:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "What I Love About Art"  Telly learns that by using his imagination and experimenting, he can make art in lots of different ways. Also featuring Murray had a little lamb, and Elmo's World-drawing. Brought to you by the letter A and the number 18. D
12:30 pm 
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
1:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "The Forest Fire/The Lost Bird"  When a forest fire comes to woods not far from the family nest at Pteranodon Terrace, the family takes the Dinosaur Train to visit a nearby area where a fire has already been, and the Conductor leads the kids on a Nature Tracker hike through the woods to see how new life is growing back - even after the forest fire's devastation. Buddy and Tiny ride the Dinosaur Train for a playdate with their old friend Petey Peteinosaurus, and learn that the train has added a new Aviary Car, for their various flying passengers. Suddenly, they are joined by a lost bird named Judy Jehelornis, who was displaced by the recent forest fires, and can't remember where her home is. D
1:30 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Poetry Problem/The Disappearing Art Problem"  The Poetry Problem - Amherst / Purple Planet / Peg's Pizza Place / Mega Mall. Peg and Cat lead Emily Dickinson far and wide in search of a rhyming pattern for her new poem. Primary Content: Patterns Secondary Content: One thousand Art Museum. D
2:00 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Hooray for Hair/Ice Is Nice"  Hooray for Hair - Sally and Nick are getting their hair cut today; maybe they should try new hairstyles! A trip to meet three of Cat's friends (and some styling help from the Wig-o-lator) will help them decide! Should they have Yak hair? No, too hot! How about hair like a fur seal? Not quite, too short. A porcupine? No way! How will they ever get a hug from their moms with hair that spiky? They decide that the hair they have is what's perfect for them! Ice is Nice - Nick and Sally want some nice cold lemonade, but there's no more ice cubes in Sally's fridge! A trip to Freeze-your-knees Snowland will fix that! They meet Cat's friend Polly the polar bear who introduces Sally and Nick to all the different kinds of ice that make up her home. After trying many types of ice, they find the kind that will be perfect for their lemonade!. D
2:30 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Panda Power Up!"  While checking out the endangered Giant panda, the Wild Kratts gets stranded in the bamboo forests of China without power to any of their vehicles or equipment. They must figure out how to 'power up' in time to help save the pandas, who are being turned into roboticized stuffed toys by the nefarious villain, Zach Varmitech. An 'ancient panda secret' just might lead to the creature power that will restart their engines and save the pandas. D
3:00 pm 
Wyland's Art Studio  "Moonlight Mermaid"  Art Lesson: Light, Shade, and Tone. In art, tone refers to the degree of lightness or darkness of an area. Tone varies from the bright white of a light source through shades of gray to the deepest black shadows. D
3:30 pm 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Mexico: It's (A) Wine Country"  Rick's got nothing against cerveza and margaritas, but in this episode he explores another side of Mexican drinking: Wine. Mexican wine. And no, that's not a misnomer. D
4:00 pm 
Secrets of Great British Castles  "Lancaster Castle"  Dan Jones is exploring one of the oldest - and most fearsome - castles ever built: Lancaster Castle. Dating back to Roman times, Lancaster Castle, owned by The Duchy of Lancaster, has witnessed scenes of historical, cultural and political significance throughout the centuries, including incidents of religious persecution, the trials of the 'Lancashire Witches' and two hundred executions. Until 2011 it was an HM Prison and it is still a working Crown Court. D
4:43 pm 
Idaho Science Journal  "Testing Lake Coeur d'Alene"  Scientific teams from the Coeur d'Alene Tribe and the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality use all the available tools to study the lake's water quality, including scuba diving.G
5:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
6:00 pm 
NOVA  "Mystery of Easter Island"  Rapa Nui, the bleak speck of rock in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, known as Easter Island, has been a place of mystery since Europeans first arrived in 1722. How did ancient islanders build and move nearly 900 giant statues weighing up to 86 tons each. A NOVA team uses a 15-ton replica statue to test out controversial recent claims on how the statues might have been moved.G
7:00 pm 
Nature's Great Race  "Elephants"  Follow the annual gathering of a thousand elephants in northern Kenya. From magnificent bulls to vulnerable orphans, they face deadly threats from both predators and poachers. Part 1 of 3G
8:00 pm 
Time Scanners  "Egyptian Pyramids"  Structural engineer and architect Steve Burrows and his team of laser scanner experts take their cutting-edge portable scanning equipment to Egypt to uncover secrets among the pyramids. They are able to track the evolution of pyramid engineering, which enables the ancient builders to reach pyramid perfection within a century, and pinpoint the King's Burial Chamber in the Great Pyramid. Part 1 of 6G
9:00 pm 
Wonderful World of Blood   Each of us carries within us eight pints of an extraordinary liquid - blood. It makes up 10% of our bodyweight and is vital to our survival. But how much do we really know about this sticky, red substance and its mysterious, life-giving force? This fascinating film sees Michael Mosley put himself through some extreme challenges to discover how our blood protects us from infection, heals us when we're wounded, and powers our lives. D
10:00 pm 
NOVA  "Mystery of Easter Island"  Rapa Nui, the bleak speck of rock in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, known as Easter Island, has been a place of mystery since Europeans first arrived in 1722. How did ancient islanders build and move nearly 900 giant statues weighing up to 86 tons each. A NOVA team uses a 15-ton replica statue to test out controversial recent claims on how the statues might have been moved.G
11:00 pm 
Nature's Great Race  "Elephants"  Follow the annual gathering of a thousand elephants in northern Kenya. From magnificent bulls to vulnerable orphans, they face deadly threats from both predators and poachers. Part 1 of 3G
7:30 am 
In The Americas with David Yetman  "From Vaquejada to Jangada: Into Rural Ceara, Brazil"  In the country's dry northeast, Ceara is home to cowboys and an odd rodeo, while the coast supports fishermen, whose wooden boats are little changed over the last several centuries.G
8:00 am 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Hollows & Rounds"  These most basic molding planes also prove the most versatile as we look at making and using wooden hollows and rounds. D
8:30 am 
Woodsmith Shop  "Layout & Measuring Tips & Tricks"  The editors of Woodsmith show you some great tips, tricks, and techniques for accurate layout and measuring. D
9:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Natural Pest and Disease Control - Greener Solutions to Common Gardening Challenges"  Beyond the popular beneficial lady beetle, lies a host of not so well known insects and organic products that are surprisingly efficient at keeping pest populations and plant diseases in check. This episode looks at using natural predators and insects to keeps pests in check. We'll also explore natural remedies for dealing with some common plant diseases in the home garden. D
9:30 am 
A Craftsman's Legacy  "The Master Penman"  Host Eric Gorges meets the celebrated Jake Weidmann, the youngest ever master penman and one of only 12 in the world. Together they make a pen and explore the fascinating world of lettering. D
10:00 am 
Sewing with Nancy  "Best Sweatshirt Makeovers, Part 2"  Join the restyling trend as Nancy and her guest, Mary Mulari, revisit some of their favorite designs and share creative ways to makeover sweatshirts with stunning results. With creative cutting and stitching, you'll twist, turn, and topstitch a sweatshirt into your own personal style statement. D
10:30 am 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Wooded Stream Oval"  Watch, delight and learn as Bob Ross paints a novel twist in his beautiful wooded scene. D
11:00 am 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Company: Hooks, Lies & Alibis  "Garfish/Caviar - Bayou Dularge, LA"  In this episode, John travel to south Louisiana and visits the Houma Native American Nation, and learns about the Houma's fishing culture and techniques for making alligator gar tasso. John is then joined by Rick Tramanto from Cafe Revolution and cooks coushatta garfish stew. John Burke from Cajun Caviar tells John how caviar is farmed using local fish, and Rick Tramanto creates a caviar staircase to show off this tasty treat. D
11:30 am 
Joanne Weir Gets Fresh  "Alliums"  If Joanne were stranded on a desert island and could only choose one vegetable, it would be onions. She would be literally lost without them! Today she's visiting McEvoy Olive Ranch in Western Marin County, and with her student Bridget, they'll make grilled coriander and cardamom dusted scallops, and farro risotto with caramelized onions and crisp shallots. Join them as they celebrate Alliums. D
12:00 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Llevando Cuentas"  Arturo arrives from Argentina and meets some members of the Castillo family.G
12:30 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Ocultanso La Verdad"  This episode covers more terms used in financial matters. Raquel's mother does not approve of Raquel spending so much time with Arturo.G
1:00 pm 
Whole Child, The: A Caregiver's Guide to the First Five Years  "Babies Are Children, Too"  The special concerns when caring for infants in groups and the importance of nurturing care. D
1:30 pm 
Whole Child, The: A Caregiver's Guide to the First Five Years  "Dealing with Feelings"  Activities that promote emotional health in family relations, self-expression, and dealing with frustration and stress. D
2:00 pm 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "The Transforming Industrial Heartland"  G
2:30 pm 
Power of Place: Geography for the 21st Century  "Challenges in the Hinterlands"  Andalucia: Developments in the Hinterlands - Spanish Andalucia struggles to move beyond tourism and agriculture to integrate with the Europe's heartland. Iceland: Edge of the Habitable World - At the borders of the habitableworld, Iceland must balance sustainable fish harvests with social costs. D
3:00 pm 
Unfinished Nation  "From Days Before Time"  Early human habitation of the North American continent. The civilizations of the North and South and tribal cultures. The journeys of Christopher Columbus. Exploration and exploitation of the west by the Spanish; impact on native population. Early slave trade. Biological and cultural exchanges between the Spanish and native cultures.G
3:30 pm 
Unfinished Nation  "Turbulent Virginia"  Incentives for English colonization. French and Dutch presence in North America. British attempts to establish a base at Roanoke and the outcome. Subsequent Virginia Company settlement at Jamestown. The people who come; the struggle to survive; the response of Native Americans. Establishing the royal colony in 1619.G
4:00 pm 
DragonflyTV  "Surface Area/Stained Glass"  After discovering that ordinary flour dust can be explosive, Lara and Anushua explore the importance of surface to area to volume ratio. Alettie and Yvonne learn that nanoparticles are responsible for the colors in some medieval stained glass.G
4:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "Business Structures"  What structure is right for your future business? It's not just "incorporated" anymore. Join us and learn about LLCs, sole proprietorships, partnerships, and more. Examine the pros and cons of each business structure and discover which one could be right for you. D
5:00 pm 
On Story   NULL
5:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "Castleblanca"  Dr. Marbles is captured by Hacker and taken to Castleblanca, a cyberspace version of Transylvania. Hacker's goal: transfer Marbles' brainpower into his newly-built robot named Megabyte! Summoned by Motherboard, the kids and Digit arrive with the knowledge that Hacker has taken Marbles to a castle - but which one? There are hundreds and hundreds of castles. To find Marbles, the kids must master the art of properly collecting data, organizing it and graphing the results - which are sometimes surprising!G
6:00 pm 
Sewing with Nancy  "Best Sweatshirt Makeovers, Part 2"  Join the restyling trend as Nancy and her guest, Mary Mulari, revisit some of their favorite designs and share creative ways to makeover sweatshirts with stunning results. With creative cutting and stitching, you'll twist, turn, and topstitch a sweatshirt into your own personal style statement. D
6:30 pm 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Wooded Stream Oval"  Watch, delight and learn as Bob Ross paints a novel twist in his beautiful wooded scene. D
7:00 pm 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Examining the Yucatan's Abundant Natural Resources"  The salt marshes of Celestun and a seaside octopus farm are unlikely places for a chef to get inspired. But Chef Roberto Solis' approach to food has always been a little different - just see the menu of his revered restaurant Nectar in Merida, which continues to charm and dazzle. In Nectar's kitchen, Roberto shows Rick how to make three of his restaurant's favorite dishes: cebollas negras, poc chuc de pulpo and deeply satisfying crispy, seared pork belly with grilled pineapple and tomatillo. D
7:30 pm 
Julie Taboulie's Lebanese Kitchen  "It's Taboulie Time"  Join the "Queen of Lebanese Cuisine", Julie Taboulie, as she pays a special tribute to her namesake dish and her culinary traditions. Throughout this visually vibrant show, Julie takes viewers back to memory lane of her Lebanese heritage and the dishes that she grew up eating ever since she was a young girl at her family's Lebanese table. It's tart, it's tangy and it's tasty. D
8:00 pm 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Hollows & Rounds"  These most basic molding planes also prove the most versatile as we look at making and using wooden hollows and rounds. D
8:30 pm 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "Hungary, Austria and Germany - Sampling the Danube's Delights"  Joseph samples the delights along the banks of Europe's second-longest river when he travels from Budapest, Hungary through Austria to Nuremberg, Germany on the Danube. The river is a watery avenue that rivals Paris' Champs-Elysees in offering a never-ending array of fascinating and eye-catching treasures. Along its course a mosaic of magnificent cities, quaint villages, fields and forests unfold and each stop along the way reveals a piece of Europe's ongoing cultural tale. D
9:00 pm 
Travels with Darley  "Little Rock, Arkansas"  Explore the best of Little Rock, the capital of the state of Arkansas. Darley joins locals to enjoy top BBQ, tasty, artisanal ice cream and baked sweets in various neighborhoods foodies will love. She explores the River Trail by Segway, marveling at public art in the Vogel Schwartz Sculpture Garden. D
9:30 pm 
Martha Stewart's Cooking School  "Kebabs"  Get grilling with Martha as she introduces exotic flavors to your next cookout. Learn four techniques for four grilled recipes: fish in banana leaves, date-glazed lamb chops, sea bass fillets with okra kebabs, and spatchcocked saffron chicken. D
10:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Pork and Pears"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster reveals the secrets to making the best milk-braised pork loin. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of apricot preserves. Next, gadget guru Lisa McManus uncovers the best apple corers. D
10:30 pm 
New Orleans Cooking with Kevin Belton  "French Beginnings"  Daube, spaghetti bordelaise, lemon creme brulee. D
11:00 pm 
Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Company: Hooks, Lies & Alibis  "Garfish/Caviar - Bayou Dularge, LA"  In this episode, John travel to south Louisiana and visits the Houma Native American Nation, and learns about the Houma's fishing culture and techniques for making alligator gar tasso. John is then joined by Rick Tramanto from Cafe Revolution and cooks coushatta garfish stew. John Burke from Cajun Caviar tells John how caviar is farmed using local fish, and Rick Tramanto creates a caviar staircase to show off this tasty treat. D
11:30 pm 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Bordeaux and the Dordogne"  The world's finest wines, sweeping vineyards and fine food couple with a river valley dotted with castles. We sample the best Bordeaux then cruise the lovely Dordogne and Lot rivers with stops at chateaux, ancient watermills, and perched villages. Cooking classes and an underground adventure to see pre-historic cave paintings round out the trip. D
8:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL
9:00 am 
Beyond The Mirage: The Future of Water in the West   A prolonged drought in the West has put increased water pressure on the Colorado River and has fostered a unique blend of competition and collaboration among Western states. The search for solutions, some homegrown and some found abroad, will illuminate the path forward for the entire Colorado Basin and quite possibly the entire nation. BEYOND THE MIRAGE explores the West's water crisis in detail, including how Americans arrived at this situation. D
10:00 am 
Tavis Smiley   NULL
10:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   NULL
11:00 am 
DW Global 3000  "America's Opioid Epidemic"  Corruption is a global problem. Over 6 billion people around the world are affected by it. What can be done to fight it? More in the latest edition of Global 3000. D
11:30 am 
DW Focus On Europe  "Britain: Belfast Facing Brexit"  French prisons may be turning into hotbeds of Jihadism. Medical associations in Spain are lobbying to roll back the boom in older mothers. D
12:00 pm 
We Are Superman   Kansas City has suffered from hyper-segregation for over 60 years. We Are Superman chronicles the story of Troost Avenue, which lies in the heart of KC. Troost draws a geographic line between black and white, rich and poor. D
1:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Idaho: The Whitewater State"  Cameras catch the excitement of Idaho's rivers, world famous for prime whitewater adventures. The program travels rivers throughout the state, meets river outfitters, and features archival footage of 70 years of whitewater challenge.G
1:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Creating "Game of Thrones," Part Two"  Continuation of an interview with "Game of Thrones" co-creators and lead writers David Benioff and D. B. Weiss at the Sun Valley Writers' Conference.G
2:00 pm 
Local USA   NULL
2:30 pm 
On Story  "Writing Dumb: A Conversation with Bobby Farrelly"  The Bobby half of the Farrelly brothers team that brought us There's Something About Mary, Kingpin, and Dumb and Dumber talks about improv, keeping the material fresh, and what makes comedy funny. D
3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
4:00 pm 
4:30 pm 
DW News   NULL
5:00 pm 
POV  "The Overnighters"  In a North Dakota town where the oil business is booming, busloads of newcomers find slim work prospects and a severe housing shortage. Pastor Jay Reinke converts his church into a makeshift dorm, allowing hundreds of job-seekers, some with checkered pasts, to stay despite the congregation's objections and neighbors' fears. When opposition to the "overnighters" reaches a boiling point, Pastor Jay makes a decision with shattering consequences.G
7:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Idaho: The Whitewater State"  Cameras catch the excitement of Idaho's rivers, world famous for prime whitewater adventures. The program travels rivers throughout the state, meets river outfitters, and features archival footage of 70 years of whitewater challenge.G
7:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Creating "Game of Thrones," Part Two"  Continuation of an interview with "Game of Thrones" co-creators and lead writers David Benioff and D. B. Weiss at the Sun Valley Writers' Conference.G
8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
9:00 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act are dead on arrival. Plus, with the major indexes either at or near record levels, is the market starting to top out?. D
9:30 pm 
DW Global 3000  "America's Opioid Epidemic"  Corruption is a global problem. Over 6 billion people around the world are affected by it. What can be done to fight it? More in the latest edition of Global 3000. D
10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
11:00 pm 
John Portman Visits Fallingwater   John Portman - one of America's most daring and influential living architects - brings colleagues from his firm to visit Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater in southwestern Pennsylvania, for an informal master class and case study. Together, the architects explore the commissioning, design and construction of the house, marvel at its distinctive architectural features, and ruminate about Wright's passion and vision. The architects speak candidly about their chosen field while contemporary and archival footage reveals the celebrated features of this iconic structure - its cantilevered design, covered walkways, numerous hearths, glass "corners" and natural building materials.G
11:30 pm 
A Daring Journey: From Immigration to Education   Narrated by actor Peter Coyote, the program details the challenges and risks four individuals are willing to take as they cross the border from Mexico to the United States in search of the "American Dream." It shows the human element to the often-debated and polarizing issue of immigration and offers a first-hand account of the struggles each of four illegal immigrants face as they try to earn a living, seek a higher education for themselves and their children, and attempt to achieve a better way of life.G
7:30 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
8:00 am 
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
8:30 am 
Splash and Bubbles  "Super Splash!/Pearlene"  While playing, Splash senses something is wrong and quickly swims out of Dunk's way as he comes in for a hard landing. The strange thing is that Splash wasn't even looking in Dunk's direction, so how did he know he was coming? Convinced that he has some sort of superpower, the kids begin testing Splash's limits in a series of sneak attacks, which never work. Gush soon explains that Splash isn't a superhero, but simply has a lateral line sense, which is common for fish. D
9:00 am 
Splash and Bubbles  "Guess Who?/Sleepless Sleepover"  Splash, Dunk and Bubbles try to help a fish that they've never seen before find out who it is and where its home is. / When Splash joins Bubbles, Dunk, and Ripple for a sleepover in the Sandy Bed, they discover that Splash doesn't sleep much; after unsuccessfully trying to help him, they learn that "schooling fish" don't need as much sleep. D
9:30 am 
Sesame Street  "Chicken Thunderstorms"  Elmo, Abby, Chris and Leela help to teach some chickens not to be afraid of thunderstorms. Also featuring Cookie Monster's Smart Cookies, and Elmo's World-weather. Brought to you by the letter W and the number 4,. D
10:00 am 
Sesame Street  "What I Love About Art"  Telly learns that by using his imagination and experimenting, he can make art in lots of different ways. Also featuring Murray had a little lamb, and Elmo's World-drawing. Brought to you by the letter A and the number 18. D
10:30 am 
Super Why!  "Jasper's Cowboy Wish"  Howdy Partner! Whyatt and his friends are playing cowboys, but Pig can't join in because he doesn't know what cowboys do. The super readers jump into the tale Jasper's Cowboy Wish and make the acquaintance of a cowpoke named Jasper who's desperate to become a rompin' stompin' cowboy if only he could get the hang of it! When Jasper must use his cowboy skills to save the day, will he be a hero. . D
11:00 am 
Peg + Cat  "The Poetry Problem/The Disappearing Art Problem"  The Poetry Problem - Amherst / Purple Planet / Peg's Pizza Place / Mega Mall. Peg and Cat lead Emily Dickinson far and wide in search of a rhyming pattern for her new poem. Primary Content: Patterns Secondary Content: One thousand Art Museum. D
11:30 am 
Dinosaur Train  "Dry Times at Pteranodon Terrace/Big Misty Sea Fishing Contest"  When the weather has been extremely dry for several weeks, all the water holes at Pteranodon Terrace dry up. The Lambeosaurus family decides to move away in search of water, which upsets the kids. Dad and Mom decide to take the kids to the Big Pond on a camping trip, where they will wait out the drought and return home when it rains again. D
12:00 pm 
Ready Jet Go!  "Comet Fever/Asteroid Patrol"  Comet Fever - The neighborhood is having a star gazing party when Mindy discovers what may be a new comet. While Celery takes Jet, Sean, and Sydney out to space to get a close-up look at the comet, Carrot and Mindy decide to surprise the others and make their very own comet in the backyard using ingredients from home! Curriculum: A comet is an icy body that releases gas or dust. Comets are often compared to dirty snowballs. D
12:30 pm 
Nature Cat  "Spring Hunter 3000/The Case of the Missing Moon"  Spring Hunter 3000 - Spring has sprung! And it's now time for Daisy's favorite online game: Spring Hunter 3000! The goal of the game is to try and find as many signs of spring as possible: birds, flowers, you name it. The more you find, the more points you get. And whoever gets the most points is deemed the Queen or King of spring! Oh yeah! Oh yeah! The Case of the Missing Moon - Hal is so so so sad! When he went to howl at the moon, like he does every night, the moon was? gone! But that's impossible! How does a moon just disappear? There has to be a logical explanation, right? Can Nature Cat and his pals find the missing moon? Or will Hal's nightly howls come to an end for good?. D
1:00 pm 
Nature Cat  "Gimme Shelter/Goin' Batty"  Gimme Shelter - The gang cannot wait to get to Lookout Point, the premiere spot to watch sunsets! It's supposed to be beautiful and colorful! They run on, nothing can stop them now! Uh oh, spoke to soon! A change in the weather does stop them, as it gets really cloudy and windy! Squeeks thinks it's going to rain! Can the gang find shelter before the dastardly downpour? Tally ho! Goin' Batty - Nature Cat can't wait to get to Cocono Cave! At dusk the bats fly out all together into the early evening sky! It's supposed to be an amazing nature sight! But getting there proves to be a big problem for Nature Cat, who has a series of mishaps, leaving him to question his love of nature. Gasp! Oh no, say it isn't so!. D
1:30 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Snowy Owl Invasion"  Martin and Chris are hanging out in China with their Giant panda friend Stuffo, when they receive reports of Snowy owls showing up all over North America. Since these raptors live in the Arctic, it's up to the Wild Kratts to solve the Mystery of the Snowy Owl Invasion! Science Concept : Territoriality, population cycles, migration. D
2:00 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Panda Power Up!"  While checking out the endangered Giant panda, the Wild Kratts gets stranded in the bamboo forests of China without power to any of their vehicles or equipment. They must figure out how to 'power up' in time to help save the pandas, who are being turned into roboticized stuffed toys by the nefarious villain, Zach Varmitech. An 'ancient panda secret' just might lead to the creature power that will restart their engines and save the pandas. D
2:30 pm 
Odd Squad  "The Voice/Problem Partners"  The Voice - A villain steals Ms. O's voice. Curriculum: Understanding wholes and halves. Problem Partners - The agents are called in to help when Ohlm and Orchid have problems working together. D
3:00 pm 
Odd Squad  "Orchid's Almost Half Hour Talent Show/The Perfect Score"  Orchid's Almost Half Hour Talent Show - All the agents want to be a part of Orchid's talent show. Curriculum: Fair sharing; Equi-partitioning. The Perfect Score - It's villain report card day at Odd Squad. D
3:30 pm 
Arthur  "Arthur Read: Super Saver!/Tibbles to the Rescue!"  Business is slow for Mr. and Mrs. Read, and Arthur is concerned. Can this "super saver" find ways to keep his family in the green? Educational Objective: Arthur learns how his family can work together to save money. When D.W. D
4:00 pm 
Arthur  "The Pageant Pickle/Some Assembly Required"  School is almost out and Arthur can hardly wait for those lazy summer days by Muffy's pool. Nothing could ruin such a happy time of year. except maybe-D. D
4:30 pm 
Martha Speaks  "Tomato, You Say/Martha Questions"  Tomato, You Say: Why is there a tomato on T.D.'s shirt? Helen's eager to know. Unfortunately, she'd have an easier time getting Martha to skip breakfast than getting a straight answer from T.D. D
5:00 pm 
Odd Squad  "Orchid's Almost Half Hour Talent Show/The Perfect Score"  Orchid's Almost Half Hour Talent Show - All the agents want to be a part of Orchid's talent show. Curriculum: Fair sharing; Equi-partitioning. The Perfect Score - It's villain report card day at Odd Squad. D
5:30 pm 
Ready Jet Go!  "Comet Fever/Asteroid Patrol"  Comet Fever - The neighborhood is having a star gazing party when Mindy discovers what may be a new comet. While Celery takes Jet, Sean, and Sydney out to space to get a close-up look at the comet, Carrot and Mindy decide to surprise the others and make their very own comet in the backyard using ingredients from home! Curriculum: A comet is an icy body that releases gas or dust. Comets are often compared to dirty snowballs. D
6:00 pm 
Curious George  "George Meets Allie-Whoops!/Hundley's Great Escape"  George spends a full day showing Mrs. Renkins' granddaughter Allie what it's like to be a monkey.G
6:30 pm 
Curious George  "The Inside Story/A Monkey, A Plan, A Canal"  George dreams that he and Gnocchi are chasing the germs that are giving him a cold out of his body.G
7:00 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Too Big Dog Problem/The Giant Baby Problem"  The Too Big Dog Problem - Peg's Yard. Big Dog is too big to play Little Red on Peg's stage, until an escaped elephant and mouse get into the act. Primary Content: Size and weight Secondary Content: Balance. D
7:30 pm 
Splash and Bubbles  "Super Splash!/Pearlene"  While playing, Splash senses something is wrong and quickly swims out of Dunk's way as he comes in for a hard landing. The strange thing is that Splash wasn't even looking in Dunk's direction, so how did he know he was coming? Convinced that he has some sort of superpower, the kids begin testing Splash's limits in a series of sneak attacks, which never work. Gush soon explains that Splash isn't a superhero, but simply has a lateral line sense, which is common for fish. D
8:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Chicken Thunderstorms"  Elmo, Abby, Chris and Leela help to teach some chickens not to be afraid of thunderstorms. Also featuring Cookie Monster's Smart Cookies, and Elmo's World-weather. Brought to you by the letter W and the number 4,. D
8:30 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Hooray for Hair/Ice Is Nice"  Hooray for Hair - Sally and Nick are getting their hair cut today; maybe they should try new hairstyles! A trip to meet three of Cat's friends (and some styling help from the Wig-o-lator) will help them decide! Should they have Yak hair? No, too hot! How about hair like a fur seal? Not quite, too short. A porcupine? No way! How will they ever get a hug from their moms with hair that spiky? They decide that the hair they have is what's perfect for them! Ice is Nice - Nick and Sally want some nice cold lemonade, but there's no more ice cubes in Sally's fridge! A trip to Freeze-your-knees Snowland will fix that! They meet Cat's friend Polly the polar bear who introduces Sally and Nick to all the different kinds of ice that make up her home. After trying many types of ice, they find the kind that will be perfect for their lemonade!. D
9:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "The Forest Fire/The Lost Bird"  When a forest fire comes to woods not far from the family nest at Pteranodon Terrace, the family takes the Dinosaur Train to visit a nearby area where a fire has already been, and the Conductor leads the kids on a Nature Tracker hike through the woods to see how new life is growing back - even after the forest fire's devastation. Buddy and Tiny ride the Dinosaur Train for a playdate with their old friend Petey Peteinosaurus, and learn that the train has added a new Aviary Car, for their various flying passengers. Suddenly, they are joined by a lost bird named Judy Jehelornis, who was displaced by the recent forest fires, and can't remember where her home is. D
9:30 pm 
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
10:00 pm 
Super Why!  "Jasper's Cowboy Wish"  Howdy Partner! Whyatt and his friends are playing cowboys, but Pig can't join in because he doesn't know what cowboys do. The super readers jump into the tale Jasper's Cowboy Wish and make the acquaintance of a cowpoke named Jasper who's desperate to become a rompin' stompin' cowboy if only he could get the hang of it! When Jasper must use his cowboy skills to save the day, will he be a hero. . D
10:30 pm 
Splash and Bubbles  "Guess Who?/Sleepless Sleepover"  Splash, Dunk and Bubbles try to help a fish that they've never seen before find out who it is and where its home is. / When Splash joins Bubbles, Dunk, and Ripple for a sleepover in the Sandy Bed, they discover that Splash doesn't sleep much; after unsuccessfully trying to help him, they learn that "schooling fish" don't need as much sleep. D
11:00 pm 
Thomas & Friends  "There's Always A Good Explanation"  Flatbeds of Fear - When a delivery of pipes is unloaded at Brendam Docks, the engines start to hear scary spooky noises. Salty convinces them that they're hearing the sound of the Flatbeds of Fear. Emily insists that there must be a sensible explanation, but then she hears the sound and becomes frightened too. D
11:30 pm 
Arthur  "Whip. Mix. Blend./Staycation"  When Rattles's mom starts dating Archie Vanderloo, Rattles finds himself spending lots of time with Archie's kids. The problem is, Rattles doesn't have anything in common with these twins! Can this blended family learn to get along? Educational Objective: Rattles learns how to adjust to life in a blended family. Arthur offers to babysit so that his parents can enjoy some peace and quiet in the backyard. D

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