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September 19, 2017
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5:00 pm 
Nature Cat  "There's Gold in Them Thar Hills/Nature Cat and Mr. Hide"  There's Gold in Them Thar Hills - Squeeks accidentally finds a small nugget of gold in the park stream, but then she inadvertently loses it! To make her feel better, Nature Cat ventures back to the stream to do all he can to try and find another piece of gold for Squeeks. Nature Cat and Mr. Hide - Nature Cat hopes to finally beat Ronald at the Neighborhood Hide 'N' Seek Championship - Cat Edition. His chances for victory improve when his pals introduce him to what a lot of animals use in the wild: camouflage. D
5:30 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Toys R Us files for bankruptcy as the former toy powerhouse becomes the latest victim of the upheaval in the retail industry. Plus, rebuilding Houston after Hurricane Harvey. D
5:56 pm 
NewsHour Promo   NULL
6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
7:00 pm 
Coming of Age In Aging America   It's widely accepted that most Americans are living decades longer than any generation in human history. This longevity has far-reaching implications for society, and experts, policy makers and the general population are only just beginning to grapple with how to reframe our thoughts on aging. What does it mean for communities, programs and policies, and how we live and work? This penetrating documentary probes these questions. It suggests that America's social and economic institutions will - and must - change to adapt to a staggering demographic transformation where more than half of the world's population will eventually be over the age of fifty.G
8:00 pm 
Vietnam War  "The River Styx"  With South Vietnam in chaos, Hanoi accelerates the insurgency, sending combat troops to the South. Fearing Saigon's collapse, President Johnson escalates, authorizing sustained bombing of the North and deploying ground troops in the South. 3 of 10G
10:00 pm 
Nothing Left to Lose   Nothing Left to Lose is a documentary which tells the story of approximately 100 Vietnamese refugees who have each lived in hiding for 25 years hoping to one day reclaim the dignity of being recognized as a person. While the Vietnam War slowly fades away in our collective memory, there remains a group of Vietnamese in Thailand who are still searching for a new place to call home. These refugees escaped Vietnam after the end of the war, but were rejected by all countries in which they sought asylum. D
11:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
5:00 pm 
NOVA  "Death Dive to Saturn"  For over a decade, the Cassini space probe has been sending dazzling images of Saturn's breathtaking rings and mysterious moons. Join NOVA on a suspenseful ride during Cassini's final hours as it dives into Saturn's atmosphere. D
6:00 pm 
The Brain with David Eagleman  "How Do I Decide?"  Eagleman shows how the brain navigates the tens of thousands of conscious decisions an individual makes every day and the even more unconscious ones, such as whom one finds attractive and how one perceives the surrounding world. Part 4 of 6G
7:00 pm 
Music for Life: The Story of New Horizons   Marion found respite during a time of trouble. George found his life partner. Marjorie found something she'd thought she'd lost forever. They all found more than they bargained for when they joined the New Horizons Music Program, a program for senior musicians whose skills range from novice to seasoned.G
8:00 pm 
How We Got to Now with Steven Johnson  "Time"  The story of getting a grip on time is full of curious garage tinkerers. One of them, railway clerk William F. Allen, was so exasperated by the chaos caused by the 8,000 local times zones in the U.S. that he fought tirelessly to standardize time into four zones. Learn how advancements in navigation, the way we work, technology and travel would have been impossible without the unsung heroes of time. Part 2 of 6G
9:00 pm 
NOVA  "Death Dive to Saturn"  For over a decade, the Cassini space probe has been sending dazzling images of Saturn's breathtaking rings and mysterious moons. Join NOVA on a suspenseful ride during Cassini's final hours as it dives into Saturn's atmosphere. D
10:00 pm 
The Brain with David Eagleman  "How Do I Decide?"  Eagleman shows how the brain navigates the tens of thousands of conscious decisions an individual makes every day and the even more unconscious ones, such as whom one finds attractive and how one perceives the surrounding world. Part 4 of 6G
11:00 pm 
Music for Life: The Story of New Horizons   Marion found respite during a time of trouble. George found his life partner. Marjorie found something she'd thought she'd lost forever. They all found more than they bargained for when they joined the New Horizons Music Program, a program for senior musicians whose skills range from novice to seasoned.G
5:00 pm 
Sewing with Nancy  "Doodle Stitching, Part 1"  We've all doodled, sketching with short pencil strokes or shapes in the margins of notes or homework. Nancy teaches you to translate those doodles onto fabric with your sewing machine to create small works of fiber art. The sewing is fast, and the end result - satisfying. D
5:30 pm 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Mountain Exhibition"  The mountains and the sky sing in harmony as Bob Ross' brushes tell a story of breathtaking hue and depth. D
6:00 pm 
Julie Taboulie's Lebanese Kitchen  "It's a Magnificent IT'S A MAGNIFICENT MORNING WITH MANOUSH & MAMA"  Rise and shine by starting your day the Lebanese way. Magnificent, mesmerizing and memorable as can be, it can only be Julie making manoush, Lebanese breakfast dough pies with her Mama in the morning. As soon as the thought of manoush comes to mind, Julie immediately envisions her mother. D
6:30 pm 
Steven Raichlen's Project Smoke  "Fire Birds"  Poultry is one of the most versatile meats to cook over live fire, popular in grill cultures across planet barbecue. From the Republic of Georgia comes tabaka, citrusy butterflied chickens grilled under a press to compact the meat and crisp the skin. On the side? A piquant rhubarb tkemali sauce. D
7:00 pm 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Rocky Bentwood Cradle Show"  Roy rives, shapes and bends the ash wood bows for a rocking cradle based on one spotted in the Grand Bazaar of Istanbul. D
7:30 pm 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "Northwest Ontario - Lake Superior and Beyond"  Joseph takes off for Northwest Ontario, a region distinguished by Canada's great outdoors. On the 300-mile drive along the Trans-Canada Highway from Thunder Bay, on Northwest Ontario's eastern edge, to Kenora, near its Western border with Manitoba, the granite outcroppings of the Canadian Shield are revealed and the boreal forest covers the landscape. And there's water, water everywhere. D
8:00 pm 
Two for the Road  "Journey to the End of the World"  Nik and Dusty leave their home in Texas and set out for the "city at the end of the world," where they hop on board a Russian research ship bound for Antarctica. Part 1 of 2. D
8:30 pm 
Martha Bakes  "Extraordinary Fruits"  Some of Martha's favorite desserts have something in common: fruit - nature's sweetest gift. Learn step-by-step how-tos for a souffle with intensely fragrant passion fruit, biscuit-topped raspberry-rhubarb cobblers and other fruity delights. D
9:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Chinese Takeout, Revised"  Host Bridget Lancaster goes into the test kitchen with host Julia Collin Davison to learn how to make the best beef stir-fry with bell peppers and black pepper sauce at home. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Bridget to a tasting of soy sauce. Next, test cook Keith Dresser shows Julia how to make the ultimate scallion pancakes with dipping sauce. D
9:30 pm 
New Orleans Cooking with Kevin Belton  "Egg Dishes"  Eggs Benedict, eggs sardou, clean-out-the-fridge frittata. D
10:00 pm 
Chef John Besh's Family Table   Creamy Heirloom Tomato Soup; The Perfect Frittata; Warm Any Fruit Crumble. D
10:30 pm 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "India - Varanasi to Bandhavgarh"  Wolfe joins nearly 20 million pilgrims for a dip in the Ganges and captures images of Hindu holy men who have renounced all worldly pursuits. Downstream, in ancient Varanasi, the sacred and the ordinary meet in a swirl of color, fire and ritual.G
11:00 pm 
Ethics In America  "Does Doctor Know Best?"  Should you save the mother at the risk of losing the baby? Doctors from the National Cancer Institute and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center discuss controversies created by modern medicine with C. Everett Koop, journalist Ellen Goodman, and others.G
5:00 pm 
World War II: Saving The Reality   Over the course of five decades, Kenneth W. Rendell amassed the largest and most comprehensive private collection of original World War II memorabilia in the world. Narrated by Dan Aykroyd, WORLD WAR II: SAVING THE REALITY opens the doors to this private museum located outside Boston. Rendell provides a guided tour of the museum's 30 exhibits, which chronicle the end of World War I and the rise of Nazism to the start of World War II and the fight in Europe and the Pacific. D
6:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Riding The Rails"  In Idaho as in the rest of the West, the Iron Horse helped carve a civilization out of a wilderness. Today, many of the smaller roads have been vacated by the railroads but inventive Idahoans find new ways to enjoy them from modern rail bikes to model trains.G
6:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Investigative Journalist Jane Mayer: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  "New Yorker" investigative journalist Jane Mayer delves into the links between the Koch brothers and "dark money," which she uncovers in her latest book, "Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right." Mayer worked for more than three years on the book, an expansion of an article she wrote on Charles and David Koch for "The New Yorker" in 2010. The two brothers, the scions of Koch Industries, have spent decades funding conservative candidates and causes.G
7:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
8:00 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Toys R Us files for bankruptcy as the former toy powerhouse becomes the latest victim of the upheaval in the retail industry. Plus, rebuilding Houston after Hurricane Harvey. D
8:30 pm 
Global 3000  "Working Women Worldwide"  Working women around the globe. We visit a textiles factory in Saudi Arabia giving Saudi women a rare experience of freedom and independence. D
9:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
10:00 pm 
Opera Reimagined: Animating The Cunning Little Vixen   In 2014, The Cleveland Orchestra staged a unique production of Leos Janacek's The Cunning Little Vixen that blended traditional opera with technology and animation. This film follows the journey of this innovative approach to opera from conception to tech rehearsals and, finally, to opening night. Through rehearsal footage, production meetings, and interviews with director Yuval Sharon, Cleveland Orchestra music director Franz Welser-Most, animators at Walter Robot, and others, the documentary reveals how the opera comes together piece-by-piece, providing a fascinating view of all the creative elements featured in this unique performance.G
10:30 pm 
Losing Lambert: A Journey Through Survival & Hope   Kathy O'Hern Fowler, who lost her 16-year-old son to suicide in 1995, spent years struggling with the loss and grief. However, the life-altering experience led her to advocate for other parents who tragically find themselves in the same position. The touching and insightful film explores the heart-rending questions left in the wake of suicide, interviews parents struggling to cope with the pain and stigma, and offers hope for the future of suicide prevention.G
11:00 pm 
Robert Bly: A Thousand Years of Joy   A moving portrait of one of America's most celebrated and revolutionary poets of the last half-century, the film showcases Robert Bly's development as a writer with an unswerving belief in the importance of poetry both to his own life and to American culture in general. It charts Bly's singular path from a mid-western farmer's son to radical anti-Vietnam War activist to "wild man" of the 1990s men's movement and author of The New York Times best-seller Iron John: A Book About Men.G
5:00 pm 
Odd Squad  "Three's Company/Behind Enemy Mimes"  Three's Company - Ms. O gets kicked out of her office due to odd infestations. Curriculum: Combining 3-D shapes. Behind Enemy Mimes - Ms. O needs the agents' help to track down her old partner, O'Donahue. D
5:30 pm 
Odd Squad  "Drop Gadget Repeat/20 Questions"  Drop Gadget Repeat - The agents try to escape from a time loop. Curriculum: Addition. 20 Questions - A villain sets off a backwards bubble. D
6:00 pm 
Arthur  "Buster Isnt Buying It/One Ornery Critter"  Aliens, conspiracy theories, the megatoad.Buster believes in everything! That is until his favorite show gets cancelled for false reporting. Now the new Buster isn't buying anything! Can Arthur and friends convince him to have a little faith? Educational Objective: Mr. Morris reminds Buster that the world's more interesting when there's a little mystery in it. D
6:30 pm 
Arthur  "Maria Speaks/Postcards from Binky"  Maria has always been a silent fixture in Mr. Ratburn's third-grade class. But her time to speak has finally come. There's just one problem: how do you solve a stutter like Maria's? Educational Objective: Maria learns to have confidence in herself, and her speech. D
7:00 pm 
Super Why!  "Webby In Bathland"  Red is practicing her soccer moves and kicking up dirt, when Grandma tells her it's time for lunch. Red gives her hands a quick rinse and gets ready to chow down, but Grandma says her hands aren't clean. The super readers zoom into the story Webby in Bathland and help a brave little penguin save his beloved town from the evil Squirmy Germies who are fighting down and dirty! Red finds out it takes more than water to wash away germs Educational Objectives: To learn about good hygiene. D
7:30 pm 
Sesame Street  "The Kindness Kid"  The Kindness Kid (Zachary Levi) visits Sesame Street to spread kindness and Grover wants to be a Kindness Kid too but every time he tries to do something kind, he fails. Chris helps Grover realize that just trying to help someone is actually being kind. D
8:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Be Kind to Your Worm"  Oscar participates in the Be Kind to Your Worm day activities because he knows it'll make his best friend Slimey happy. D
8:30 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "Solar Train/Birdwatching"  Our Pteranodon family accompanies Mr. Conductor to the Troodon Town Roundhouse to meet up with Thurston Troodon, the Rocket Train's conductor. They all soon learn that Tricia Troodon, a young hotshot conductor, actually invited everyone there to see her new train - the Solar Train! The kids learn that it's powered by the sun! To test the train's performance, the three Conductors, along with the help of Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don, race the Dinosaur Train, Thurston's Rocket Train and Tricia's new Solar Train to the Triassic! Buddy and Tiny give Elliot Enantiornithine, a first timer on the Dinosaur Train, a tour of the Train. When they go through Laura Giganotosaurus' car, she explains to them that today is her bird watching/drawing day, but she hasn't found a single bird to watch. D
9:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "Rocket Train Surprise Party/Cloudy with a Chance Of Fun"  After Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don learn that it's Mr. Conductor's birthday, they decide to throw him a surprise party in his favorite place - the Dinosaur Train! The whole family plans the party, secretly riding the Rocket Train to pick up friends from all around the Mesozoic and gather ginkgo leaves for a special birthday cake. The party is a huge success - the Conductor is surprised and moved, and loves his tasty ginkgo leaf birthday cake. As the Pteranodon kids play in their family nest, Buddy stares at a sky full of clouds and asks the group, "What are clouds?" Mr. Pteranodon and his neighbor, Mr. Lambeosaurus, have different opinions. D
9:30 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Daniel Loves Tigey/Daniel Needs Tigey at School"  Daniel Loves Tigey - Daniel gets upset when Margaret spills juice on his favorite stuffed animal, Tigey. Daniel learns how he can make himself feel better when he's upset. Daniel Needs Tigey at School - Daniel is having a hard day at school, but he knows just how to make himself feel better: by hugging his Tigey! Strategy: When you're upset you can find a way to feel better. D
10:00 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
10:30 pm 
Splash and Bubbles  "Here Comes The Hammerhead/Denny's New Shell"  When Splash and Bubbles hear that one of Ripple's Brothers has wandered off, they join Ripple's search, while enlisting the help of Zee and her new friend, Hamilton the hammerhead shark, to find him. / Maury discovers Denny's molted exoskeleton in the reef and assumes something must be wrong with "the real Denny," so he enlists the help of Splash and friends to find her, only to discover that she has simply molted. D
11:00 pm 
Nature Cat  "Flamingo-A-Go-Go/What A Tangled Web"  Flamingo-a-go-go - While playing a game of nature I-spy, Squeeks spies something. pink?! Pink? What in nature is pink? Upon a closer look, the gang finds the source of the pink color, Lola, a flamingo who lost her flock while they were on their way to a new home. Lola doesn't remember where their new home was going to be! It's up to Nature Cat and his pals to find Lola's new home, while learning a little bit about flamingos along the way. D
11:30 pm 
Ready Jet Go!  "Mission to the Moon/Mindy's Moon Bounce House"  "Mission to the Moon" - Sean tells Jet, Sydney, and Mindy about the Apollo 11 mission, and the kids decide to do a real-life reenactment of man's first mission landing on the Moon! Curriculum: The first manned mission to the Moon took place on July 20, 1969, and the first two humans on the Moon were Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin. The astronauts were launched from a Saturn V rocket on the Apollo 11 mission. "Mindy's Moon Bounce House" - Jet gives a special birthday gift to Mindy that allows her to defy gravity. D

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