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August 20, 2012
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12:00 am 
Globe Trekker  "Turkey"  After whirling dervishes and tranquil tea gardens, Adela Ucar treks along the Lycian Way, relaxes on the sun-kissed beaches of Myra, visits the Sabanci Mosque, and samples exquisite cuisine in Adana. She explores the bustling bazaars and caf? culture of Gaziantep and experiences Kurdish culture in the basalt-walled city of Divarbakr.G
1:00 am 
NOVA  "Rat Attack"  When the bamboo blooms every 48 years in the remote Indian state of Mizoram, it spurs an explosion in the rat population that feeds off the bamboo's fruit. NOVA follows this tale that includes destroyed crops and famine, and investigates why the bamboo flowers every half-century.G
2:00 am 
Powering The Planet - Earth: The Operators' Manual   This documentary travels to locations worldwide that are transitioning from fossil fuels to renewable or low-carbon sources of energy. The program is hosted by earth scientist Richard Alley, who goes bungy jumping in New Zealand to illustrate abrupt climate change and "tipping points.G
3:00 am 
Hands of Harvest   Hands of Harvest is a documentary film that chronicles the journey of migrant Mexican women who travel to fishing villages on Maryland's Eastern Shore to pick crabs in seafood plants scattered along its rural shores, offering a glimpse into a renowned American industry being kept afloat by foreign labor. Because of the unwillingness of the younger generation of local women to pick crabs for a living the picking houses on the Eastern Shore have relied on women on seasonal H2-B visas from Mexico to process the Atlantic blue crab. Blue crabs are not only a viable economic resource, but also a Maryland cultural icon and Hands of Harvest sets out to reveal the history and capture the struggle of the watermen who are fighting to keep their livelihood and culture intact in the face of imminent demise. D
4:00 am 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Vector Fields and Hydrodynamics"  Force fields have definite properties of their own suitable for scientific study. D
4:30 am 
Economics U$A  "Labor and Management"  The effects of labor unions are discussed with examples from the ILGWU, the New York Herald Tribune, and the UAW. D
5:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
5:30 am 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "La Carta (The Letter)"  This episode outlines the lesson format and story plot that will be followed in the series with the narrator explaining the three types of Spanish that will be spoken in the series.G
6:00 am 
Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique  "Strength and Flexibility to Your Core"  NULL
6:30 am 
Clifford The Big Red Dog  "Special T-Bone/Jetta's Sneak Peek"  Special T-Bone - Clifford's Big Idea: Believe in Yourself When Emily Elizabeth starts work on a project titled "What Makes Me Special," it gets all the dogs thinking about what makes them special. T-Bone isn't quite sure, but soon discovers that he has a special gift for making others feel good. Jetta's Sneak Peek - Clifford's Big Idea: Be Respectful Jetta can't resist reading Emily Elizabeth's journal, but soon learns that it's important to respect someone's privacy. D
7:00 am 
Arthur  "The Great Macgrady (Part 1 & 2)"  When Mrs. McGrady is diagnosed with cancer, Arthur and his friends all act differently to the news - Arthur and D.W. rush to her side with heaps of chicken soup and stuffed animals, Muffy tries to pretend that nothing in her life has changed, and Francine is so upset she can't even bring herself to visit Mrs. MacGrady. In this two-part episode, parents and kids learn how they can come together to support Mrs. MacGrady and each other - and Lance Armstrong makes a special appearance to show Francine and the Elwood City residents how they can take a stand, or ride a bike, for cancer survivors. D
7:30 am 
Martha Speaks  "Martha The Hero Maker/Starstruck Martha"  Martha the Hero Maker - Martha has an idea for a thrilling adventure story, so Truman, T.D., and Helen decide to draw it for her. Starstruck Martha - Martha is thrilled when she hears Courageous Collie Carlo is coming to town.G
8:00 am 
Curious George  "Junky Monkey/Jumpy Warms Up"  Junky Monkey - Steve is appointed head of Pretty City Committee Pod 7 on a mission to lead George, the Man with the Yellow Hat, Aunt Margaret, Betsy, and Charkie to clean up litter in their neighborhood. But where others see trash, George sees treasures hidden in alleys, sidewalk, and recycling bins. He takes his findings up to his apartment and sorts them by shape and size, transforming his collection into a masterpiece worthy to be hung at City Hall. D
8:30 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Digging The Deep/Puddle Puzzle"  Digging The Deep - Nick and Sally are exploring how deep they can dig in the sandbox. The Cat arrives to whisk them away to the deepest place he knows - the bottom of the Swirly Whirly Ocean! They meet up with Aurilia the Angler fish who guides them to the very bottom of the ocean floor. Now that they've gone as deep as deep can be, it's off to find the next adventure! Puddle Puzzle - Nick and Sally are excited to jump in the giant puddle in their backyard - but it's gone! Where did it go? With the help of Cat's Seussian camera, they see that the puddle has turned into water vapour. D
9:00 am 
Super Why!  "The Great Robot Race"  Ready.steady.splat! Whyatt and his puppy want to win the porridge race, but the bowl of breakfast cereal keeps falling off the puppy's back. D
9:30 am 
Dinosaur Train  "An Apatosaurus Adventure/Nature Art"  The Pteranodon kids visit the Jurassic Time Period to meet Apollo Apatosaurus, a huge, long-necked, long-tailed dinosaur who likes adventure. Apollo loves to whip his long tail, and does so as he leads the kids on a pretend adventure to find a hard-to-reach tree with yummy, delicious leaves! Mrs. Pteranodon cleans out the clutter from the family nest and the kids are amazed at the pile of stuff - leaves, flower petals, pieces of wood, and shells. Tiny stops Mom from throwing out all the stuff, determined that she and Buddy, Tiny, and Don will find a use for it all. D
10:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Failure to Launch"  Hubert the Human Cannonball comes to Sesame Street to be launched out of a cannon, across the yard, and into a bucket of blue gelatin. He starts to set up all his stuff in the arbor and takes out a ruler so he can make sure the bucket is exactly five feet from the cannon. Baby Bear helps him measure it, Elmo and Telly help him into the cannon, and. D
11:00 am 
Sid The Science Kid  "Where Did The Water Go?"  While brushing his teeth, Sid wonders what happens to all the dirty water when it goes down the drain. At The Science Center, Sid and his friends explore how water travels in and out of our homes through pipes. And here's something Sid and his friends never realized: there's lots of water in the world, but you can't drink it all! We can only use fresh water, and there aren't a lot of fresh water sources in the world. D
11:30 am 
WordWorld  "Bit By Bit/Ride 'em Cowbear"  Bit by Bit: It is Monkey's birthday, and a sick Frog entrusts Duck and Bug to take his present-a banana-to Monkey's birthday party for him. In their enthusiasm to get to the party, Duck and Bug accidentally break the banana into letters.and they don't know how to rebuild it! It's just too big a word. D
12:00 pm 
Caillou  "Starry Night"  Things that go bump in the night, and others that light up the sky, are on everyone's mind today. A family corn roast dinner at Grandma and Grandpa's under the star-studded sky prompts Grandpa to bring out his telescope and introduce Caillou to the constellations, planets, and moon. Grandpa discovers a new planetarium is opening and there's a prize for the best space costume. D
12:30 pm 
Barney & Friends  "The Magic Caboose/Arts"  The Magic Caboose - Melanie is sad because she misses her friend who is visiting relatives in India. Barney shows his friends that it's fun to go to new places and see new things by taking them on an imaginary journey on the Magic Caboose! Arts - It's a special day in the park as Barney and the little dinosaurs enjoy an Art Festival. BJ and Riff share some "musical art" and Baby Bop shares a painting of a very special friend. D
1:00 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Digging The Deep/Puddle Puzzle"  Digging The Deep - Nick and Sally are exploring how deep they can dig in the sandbox. The Cat arrives to whisk them away to the deepest place he knows - the bottom of the Swirly Whirly Ocean! They meet up with Aurilia the Angler fish who guides them to the very bottom of the ocean floor. Now that they've gone as deep as deep can be, it's off to find the next adventure! Puddle Puzzle - Nick and Sally are excited to jump in the giant puddle in their backyard - but it's gone! Where did it go? With the help of Cat's Seussian camera, they see that the puddle has turned into water vapour. D
1:30 pm 
Thomas & Friends  "Busy Days"  Thomas' Crazy Day - Thomas promised to play hide and seek with his best friend Percy at the Steam Works. Sir Topham Hatt also asked him to show Bash, Dash and Ferdinand what it takes to be a Really Useful engine. Thomas decides that he has to do everything so he rushes back and forth helping the Logging Locos and playing a game of hide and seek with Percy. D
2:00 pm 
Curious George  "Junky Monkey/Jumpy Warms Up"  Junky Monkey - Steve is appointed head of Pretty City Committee Pod 7 on a mission to lead George, the Man with the Yellow Hat, Aunt Margaret, Betsy, and Charkie to clean up litter in their neighborhood. But where others see trash, George sees treasures hidden in alleys, sidewalk, and recycling bins. He takes his findings up to his apartment and sorts them by shape and size, transforming his collection into a masterpiece worthy to be hung at City Hall. D
2:30 pm 
Martha Speaks  "Martha The Hero Maker/Starstruck Martha"  Martha the Hero Maker - Martha has an idea for a thrilling adventure story, so Truman, T.D., and Helen decide to draw it for her. Starstruck Martha - Martha is thrilled when she hears Courageous Collie Carlo is coming to town.G
3:00 pm 
The Electric Company  "Franscent"  Francine ruins both her science project and Lisa's. The two rivals need find a way to work together on a new project or they'll both fail. D
3:30 pm 
WordGirl  "Bampy Battles Bots/Truth, Revision, and the Lexicon Way"  Bampy Battles Bots - The Botsfords couldn't be more excited to have Bampy, Becky and TJ's grandfather, visit! Becky is thrilled to see him until he tells her that he used to fight robots better than WordGirl. When Tobey invents the ultimate invincible robot, will Bampy be able to help WordGirl save the day? Truth, Revision, and the Lexicon Way - Mr. Big tries a new form of mind control by taking over the school's newspaper, the "Daily Rag". With his misleading articles and city-wide contests, Mr. Big threatens to reveal WordGirl's secret identity. D
4:00 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Mimic"  While exploring why some animals mimic the looks of others, Martin and Chris encounter a cheetah cub and its mom. But before they know it, evil fashion designer, Donita Donata, 'cat-naps' the startled mom right in front of their eyes. The Wild Kratts team springs into action on a rescue mission before Donita adds the momma cheetah to her new fall line. D
4:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "Of All The Luck"  (topic: Logic) - Convinced that his failure to defeat Motherboard is simply a result of bad luck, Hacker collects the Ten Lucky Charms of Cyberspace. The caper works. Hacker's luck changes, and good things begin happening to him. D
5:00 pm 
Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman  "Ruff Follows His Dream"  After Ruff has a dream where he's flying with an elephant, he decides to see if he can make his dream come true! He sends Marco off to Tennessee to the Elephant Sanctuary to learn what it takes to own and care for an elephant. He then sends Marc and Rubye to learn how to indoor skydive. D
5:30 pm 
5:56 pm 
NewsHour Promo   NULL
6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
7:00 pm 
Antiques Roadshow  "Tucson, Az - Hour 3"  Crowds brave 104-degree heat to bring in cool objects, including a collection of 1956 Olympics memorabilia saved by the owner's father, who was the trainer for the gold medal-winning American Basketball team, World War II propaganda posters and a trio of valuable French paintings. Part 3 of 3G
8:00 pm 
Market Warriors  "Antiquing In Adamstown, PA"  For this series' premiere, four treasure hunters head to Lancaster, Pennsylvania's indoor/outdoor flea market known as Renningers Adamstown. They are looking for mid-century modern items amid Pennsylvania Dutch antiques. Key finds include an Eames chair, Moss floor lamp and Tiffany jelly jar. Which find will bring the highest price at auction?G
9:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Turkey"  After whirling dervishes and tranquil tea gardens, Adela Ucar treks along the Lycian Way, relaxes on the sun-kissed beaches of Myra, visits the Sabanci Mosque, and samples exquisite cuisine in Adana. She explores the bustling bazaars and caf? culture of Gaziantep and experiences Kurdish culture in the basalt-walled city of Divarbakr.G
10:00 pm 
Homeland: Immigration In America  "Jobs"  The opening episode of this miniseries looks at the spectrum of immigrant jobs and the complex maze of rules, regulations, caps and quotas relating to immigrant policies. Featured are an American-educated Taiwanese scientist searching for an employer to sponsor her visa, and immigrant workers in an Ozark town who bring economic turnaround but also language barriers and culture clashes. Part 1 of 3G
11:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
12:30 am 
Architect Robert A.M. Stern: Presence of the Past   Head of a successful New York architectural firm with worldwide commissions, dean of architecture at Yale University and a prolific author, Stern bridges the divide in modern architecture - between the modernists and the traditionalists. The film explores Stern's work in the context of architects who reject the past, those who embrace it, and those who pick and choose as the context requires.G
1:00 am 
Antiques Roadshow  "Tucson, Az - Hour 2"  Experts uncover a vibrant 19th-century Navajo chief's blanket, a silver brooch made in the 1940s by sculptor Jose DeRivero, and a 1776 French Harp, worth up to $60,000. Part 2 of 3G
2:00 am 
Long Distance Warrior   His name was Bill McGowan, a modern-day David in a business suit, fighting Goliath on the corporate battlefield. He took on the most powerful monopoly of his time - AT&T, and its Bell System of local phone companies - and won against all odds. He helped usher in the Information Age by unleashing the forces of competition and change. D
3:00 am 
Dialogue  "Busted Bronco"  In 2003, former Boise State All-American defensive end and Montana State University college football coach Joe O'Brien faced a stunning downfall. He was arrested for his part in an illegal drug distribution scheme.Joan Cartan-Hansen talks with O'Brien and Boise writer Bob Evancho, co-author of O'Brien's life story "Busted Bronco: From Addiction to Redemption."G
3:30 am 
MotorWeek  "Hyundai Genesis Coupe"  Road Test: 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe. Road Test: 2012 Fiat 500 Abarth. Goss' Garage: TPMS Maintenance. D
4:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Amphibian Show"  Elmo and Abby are resting when suddenly it's time to play the game show, "Find that Amphibian." Elmo and Abby must find an amphibian before the game show's tadpole turns into a frog. They don't know what an amphibian is, but the announcer gives them a clue- an animal that starts out living in water. D
5:00 am 
Sid The Science Kid  "Sid The Weatherman"  Sid wants to be a weatherman so he can decide what the weather will be every day. Sid and friends investigate weather and learn that weathermen don't control the weather, but they do have to know all about rain, sun, wind, and hot and cold temperatures!. D
5:30 am 
Martha Speaks  "Martha The Hero Maker/Starstruck Martha"  Martha the Hero Maker - Martha has an idea for a thrilling adventure story, so Truman, T.D., and Helen decide to draw it for her. Starstruck Martha - Martha is thrilled when she hears Courageous Collie Carlo is coming to town.G
6:00 am 
NOVA  "Rat Attack"  When the bamboo blooms every 48 years in the remote Indian state of Mizoram, it spurs an explosion in the rat population that feeds off the bamboo's fruit. NOVA follows this tale that includes destroyed crops and famine, and investigates why the bamboo flowers every half-century.G
7:00 am 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Salzburg and Surroundings"  Rick finds Salzburg, the birthplace of Mozart, to be a baroque jewel of a town. The town is also the springboard for dozens of Alpine adventures, from summer bobsledding, to hikes around Hitler's old Eagles Nest hideout, to a boat ride on serene Lake Hallstatt.G
7:30 am 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Renaissance Europe"  Rudy follows Western Europe's transition from medieval to modern times in Florence, Milan and Venice.G
8:00 am 
The Desert Speaks  "Royal Road to the Final Outpost"  The third installment of the trip along El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro includes a visit to Hildago del Parral, and its monument to the famous soldier of Mexican independence, Pancho Villa. Nearby Santa Barbara, also along the original route, is a festive sight with deep, proud roots to the ancient Royal Road. El Paso del Norte marks the passage of the route across the border into the U.S. D
8:30 am 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans   Crab Maison, Chicken and Dumplings, and Peach Upside-Down Cake. D
9:00 am 
Lidia's Italy In America  "New York: New York Pizza"  Lidia shows viewers a typical New York pizza and then pays a visit to Eataly, where Sal at the cheese counter shows viewers how to make fresh mozzarella. Lidia makes traditional Italian Pizza Margherita from scratch, a Sausage and Spinach Calzone, and is joined in the kitchen by Grandma, who performs the official taste test. D
9:30 am 
GardenSMART   For most of us, it's hot out there. However, some parts of the country aren't cooking this time of year. What's it like to garden in a cooler climate? Tune in as GardenSMART provides a break from the heat. D
10:00 am 
The Jazzy Vegetarian  "Breakfast Favorites"  Host Laura Theodore prepares breakfast recipes, beginning with a quick and refreshing "Raspberry-Banana Green Dream Smoothie." If baked treats are more like your style, then "Apple Muffins with Pumpkin Seeds" are sure to please. Want to change your morning fare up a bit? Try delectable "Rocky Mountain Toast. D
10:30 am 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Grilling"  Bridget shows Chris how to make Grilled Thin-Cut Pork Chops and Grilled Potato Hobo Packs. Then, Adam reveals his top picks for grill tongs. Next, Chris shares the test kitchen's top new gadgets, and finally, Julia uncovers the secrets to Grilled Lemon Chicken. D
11:00 am 
Austin City Limits  "Allen Toussaint"  Legendary New Orleans songwriter Allen Toussaint hits the stage with songs from this latest album, The Bright Mississippi, and classic hits like "Southern Nights."G
12:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Failure to Launch"  Hubert the Human Cannonball comes to Sesame Street to be launched out of a cannon, across the yard, and into a bucket of blue gelatin. He starts to set up all his stuff in the arbor and takes out a ruler so he can make sure the bucket is exactly five feet from the cannon. Baby Bear helps him measure it, Elmo and Telly help him into the cannon, and. D
1:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "An Apatosaurus Adventure/Nature Art"  The Pteranodon kids visit the Jurassic Time Period to meet Apollo Apatosaurus, a huge, long-necked, long-tailed dinosaur who likes adventure. Apollo loves to whip his long tail, and does so as he leads the kids on a pretend adventure to find a hard-to-reach tree with yummy, delicious leaves! Mrs. Pteranodon cleans out the clutter from the family nest and the kids are amazed at the pile of stuff - leaves, flower petals, pieces of wood, and shells. Tiny stops Mom from throwing out all the stuff, determined that she and Buddy, Tiny, and Don will find a use for it all. D
1:30 pm 
Super Why!  "Princess Gwennie Saves The Day"  Princess Pea is feeling dramatic (as usual) and she and Red are staging a play. Princess is pretending she's a queen but Red doesn't know what to be! The super readers fly into the story of a princess with a silly sense of humor and a big job to do. They help Gwennie use her talents to save the day, and Red discovers her own special gifts. D
2:00 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Digging The Deep/Puddle Puzzle"  Digging The Deep - Nick and Sally are exploring how deep they can dig in the sandbox. The Cat arrives to whisk them away to the deepest place he knows - the bottom of the Swirly Whirly Ocean! They meet up with Aurilia the Angler fish who guides them to the very bottom of the ocean floor. Now that they've gone as deep as deep can be, it's off to find the next adventure! Puddle Puzzle - Nick and Sally are excited to jump in the giant puddle in their backyard - but it's gone! Where did it go? With the help of Cat's Seussian camera, they see that the puddle has turned into water vapour. D
2:30 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Masked Bandits"  As they prepare for a creature costume party, the Wild Kratts team begins to notice all sorts of strange things happening in the Tortuga HQ. Jimmy is sure there is a ghost or monster living with them, but the Kratt brothers are convinced it's some kind of creature. When the gang sets out to discover who is causing all the trouble, they discover that certain animals gravitate towards human habitation because it provides food and protection from predators. D
3:00 pm 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Gone Fishin' with David Pasternack"  Seafood expert David Pasternack, from New York's fish temple Esca, shows why he loves food with fins with three favorite recipes from his arsenal: Fettuccine with Rock Shrimp, Corn and Jalapeno; Grilled Mahi Mahi with Panella and Chickpeas and Salt-Baked Pesce per Due with Braised Greens. Cooking fish this way makes it easy and accessible. D
3:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Salzburg and Surroundings"  Rick finds Salzburg, the birthplace of Mozart, to be a baroque jewel of a town. The town is also the springboard for dozens of Alpine adventures, from summer bobsledding, to hikes around Hitler's old Eagles Nest hideout, to a boat ride on serene Lake Hallstatt.G
4:00 pm 
Joanna Lumley: Greek Odyssey  "Greece's Borderlands"  In the northernmost regions of Greece, Joanna travels from the western Ionian island of Corfu to the turbulent eastern border shared with Turkey and Bulgaria. Then she retraces Lord Byron's journey through the western highlands by horseback, and explores the port city of Kavala. Part 2 of 4G
5:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
6:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Turkey"  After whirling dervishes and tranquil tea gardens, Adela Ucar treks along the Lycian Way, relaxes on the sun-kissed beaches of Myra, visits the Sabanci Mosque, and samples exquisite cuisine in Adana. She explores the bustling bazaars and caf? culture of Gaziantep and experiences Kurdish culture in the basalt-walled city of Divarbakr.G
7:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "River of No Return: Idaho's Scenic Salmon"  The show profiles the river and the people who live, work and visit there. The Hog Heaven Muzzleloaders of Moscow attempt to run the Salmon River in a dug-out canoeG
8:00 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Whiteheaded Woodpeckers/Broken Top Winter"  The changing ecosystem of central Oregon's high Cascades spells trouble for some bird species. Adventurers head to Broken Top Mountain in the heart of the Three Sister's Wilderness by dogsled and skis.G
8:30 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Wild Fire"  Idaho's wildland fires have become increasingly large, violent and intense in the years since 2000, demonstrated by the summer of 2007. OUTDOOR IDAHO follows the flames to Yellow Pine, Ketchum and the Salmon River to capture the competition between fire and firefighter and talks with homeowners, business people and fire-fighting commanders.G
9:00 pm 
Joanna Lumley: Greek Odyssey  "Greece's Borderlands"  In the northernmost regions of Greece, Joanna travels from the western Ionian island of Corfu to the turbulent eastern border shared with Turkey and Bulgaria. Then she retraces Lord Byron's journey through the western highlands by horseback, and explores the port city of Kavala. Part 2 of 4G
10:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Turkey"  After whirling dervishes and tranquil tea gardens, Adela Ucar treks along the Lycian Way, relaxes on the sun-kissed beaches of Myra, visits the Sabanci Mosque, and samples exquisite cuisine in Adana. She explores the bustling bazaars and caf? culture of Gaziantep and experiences Kurdish culture in the basalt-walled city of Divarbakr.G
11:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "River of No Return: Idaho's Scenic Salmon"  The show profiles the river and the people who live, work and visit there. The Hog Heaven Muzzleloaders of Moscow attempt to run the Salmon River in a dug-out canoeG
12:00 am 
Theater Talk  "Sir Tim Rice"  Our favorite knight, the lyricist and librettist Sir Tim Rice joins us to discuss his celebrated shows Jesus Christ Superstar and Evita, both of which are currently being revived on Broadway. Rice also talks about his new show, From Here to Eternity, a musical adaptation of James Jones' World War II novel, and shares a few dry observations about Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber's new reality TV show in Britain, on which the public will pick "Jesus" for an upcoming UK stadium tour of Superstar (not to be confused with the critically celebrated version directed by Des McAnuff, playing in NYC now). D
12:30 am 
Closer to Truth  "Are There Extra Dimensions?"  Extra dimensions-beyond length, width, height-seem the stuff of science fiction. What would extra dimensions be like? Is time the fourth dimension? Could deep reality be so strange? And, anyway, why would we care?. D
1:00 am 
French In Action  "Vacation In Brittany I"  Mireille, her sisters, and cousins are playing a game of portraits when their game is interrupted by snack time, and by a minor accident.G
1:30 am 
French In Action  "Vacation In Brittany II"  On a rainy day, Mireille, her sisters, and cousins are passing the time. As they check to see what's playing at the movies, Cecile gets a surprise invitation for a sail.G
2:00 am 
Western Tradition  "Revolution and the Romantics"  Art, literature, and political theory all agree: people will never lead decent lives until they have freed themselves from the tyranny of other nations or ruling classes.G
2:30 am 
Western Tradition  "The Age of the Nation-States"  Throughout Europe, nations struggle against foreign oppression or to expand their own power at the expense of others.G
3:00 am 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Power of the Situation"  Reveals how social psychologists attempt to understand behavior within its broader social context and how our beliefs and behavior can be influenced and manipulated by other people and by subtle situational forces.G
3:30 am 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Constructing Social Reality"  Investigates the factors that contribute to our interpretation of reality and how understanding the psychological processes that govern our behavior can help us become more empathetic and independent members of society.G
4:00 am 
Saddle Club  "Facing The Music"  The boys are so impressed by Stevie's rough ride during the District Interclub Competition that they invite her to be the third rider on their team.G
4:30 am 
Biz Kid$  "Sell, Sell, Sell (The Science of Sales)"  All sales final. Join the Biz Kids in sales training as they explore philosophy and sales techniques. Discover the traits common to all good salespeople. D
5:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Raising Backyard Chickens"  The surge in popularity for raising backyard chickens has turned many an urban executive into weekend urban farmer. With plenty of new information in books and online, there's still no substitute for truly showing the ABC's of raising chickens at home. Todd Brock, Co-author of "Building Chicken Coops for Dummies" shows us everything that we need to know. D
5:30 am 
Wild Kratts  "Mimic"  While exploring why some animals mimic the looks of others, Martin and Chris encounter a cheetah cub and its mom. But before they know it, evil fashion designer, Donita Donata, 'cat-naps' the startled mom right in front of their eyes. The Wild Kratts team springs into action on a rescue mission before Donita adds the momma cheetah to her new fall line. D
6:00 am 
Ciao Italia  "Shrimp and Gamberoni/Scampi E Gamberoni"  Seafood distributor Chris Porter of Patriot Lobster and Shrimp Company brings the biggest prawns you've ever seen nella cucina, where he teaches Mary Ann the finer points of shellfish, and then they join forces to create three fantastic dishes; Pan-fried Prawns Antipasto served over breadcrumb-crusted tomato slices, Quinoa and Pan-cooked Shrimp, and topped off with Roasted Prawns Oregenata. D
6:30 am 
Rachel's Favorite Food at Home  "Big Family Get-Together"  Rachel provides dishes suitable for serving a large extended family and accommodating a wide range of ages. Her go-to recipes include: chicken pie with ham, peas and puff pastry; winter broth with haricot verts and chorizo; gratin of fish; and toffee, apple and almond crumble. D
7:00 am 
Globe Trekker  "West Texas"  In the state capital of Austin, Zay Harding explores everything from rattlesnake hotdogs to bingo with chickens. He checks out the Alamo at San Antonio, spends a night in a haunted hotel and travels to El Paso where he treks into the desert along the old Butterfield trail. He follows Route 66 in a 1960s Mustang and competes in Amarillo's steak-eating challenge.G
8:00 am 
This Old House  "Barrington Project, Part 4 of 10"  With the exterior shingles going up on the house, builder Andy Tiplady shows host Kevin O'Connor why he's using red cedar instead of white, and how he is creating the signature flair on the building between the first and second floors. Inside, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey shows Kevin how he's heating and cooling the house using a hydronic system that is integrated with a solar hot water system on the roof. Solar contractor Kevin Price also helps with solar panels for electricity, now that the price of the panels has come down 50 percent in the last four years. D
8:30 am 
American Woodshop  "Spice Cabinets"  These table top cabinets held one of the most precious Colonial commodities: spices. Spices added flavor but also were valued for their medicinal healing qualities. See how a dovetailed case houses specially band-sawn drawers. D
9:00 am 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Keeping It Local"  In this episode, Allen discusses the importance of buying locally in your community or growing your own. He shares tips on planting gourds and when to harvest garlic. Plus, instead of using an artificial tree, we talk to an expert about buying from a local Christmas Tree Farm. D
9:30 am 
Glass with Vicki Payne  "Curb Appeal"  Add colorful curb appeal to your front yard with this unique stained glass house number plaque. Discover tips for personalizing this project to feature your own house and address numbers. Today's tip features how and why you need pattern shears when creating stained glass projects. D
10:00 am 
Sewing with Nancy  "Serger Workshop, Part 3"  Expand your serger knowledge beyond the basics with this serger workshop class. Nancy and serger specialist Pam Mahshie focus on cover and chain stitches in this serger workshop. Follow along, making samples for your workbook. D
10:30 am 
Scheewe Art Workshop  "Flutterby Butterfly"  Pen and Ink can be a wonderful accent when using watercolor or acrylic, in this beautiful butterfly painting. Watercolor or acrylic. D
11:00 am 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "Costal Express"  Starting in the Sami territories of the Arctic, Andreas makes reindeer burgers with wild mushrooms, king crab cocktail and Arctic char with lamb-flavored potato gratin, all using produce he finds along the coast. D
11:30 am 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans   Oyster Stew, Jaeqerschnitzel, and Pear Tart. D
12:00 pm 
Great Conversations  "Stephen Breyer and Pete Williams"  Stephen Breyer (Supreme Court Justice, author of Active Liberty: Interpreting Our Democratic Constitution) and Pete Williams (NBC News Justice Correspondent). D
1:00 pm 
French In Action  "Vacation In Brittany I"  Mireille, her sisters, and cousins are playing a game of portraits when their game is interrupted by snack time, and by a minor accident.G
1:30 pm 
French In Action  "Vacation In Brittany II"  On a rainy day, Mireille, her sisters, and cousins are passing the time. As they check to see what's playing at the movies, Cecile gets a surprise invitation for a sail.G
2:00 pm 
Western Tradition  "Revolution and the Romantics"  Art, literature, and political theory all agree: people will never lead decent lives until they have freed themselves from the tyranny of other nations or ruling classes.G
2:30 pm 
Western Tradition  "The Age of the Nation-States"  Throughout Europe, nations struggle against foreign oppression or to expand their own power at the expense of others.G
3:00 pm 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "The Power of the Situation"  Reveals how social psychologists attempt to understand behavior within its broader social context and how our beliefs and behavior can be influenced and manipulated by other people and by subtle situational forces.G
3:30 pm 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Constructing Social Reality"  Investigates the factors that contribute to our interpretation of reality and how understanding the psychological processes that govern our behavior can help us become more empathetic and independent members of society.G
4:00 pm 
Saddle Club  "Facing The Music"  The boys are so impressed by Stevie's rough ride during the District Interclub Competition that they invite her to be the third rider on their team.G
4:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "Sell, Sell, Sell (The Science of Sales)"  All sales final. Join the Biz Kids in sales training as they explore philosophy and sales techniques. Discover the traits common to all good salespeople. D
5:00 pm 
The Electric Company  "Franscent"  Francine ruins both her science project and Lisa's. The two rivals need find a way to work together on a new project or they'll both fail. D
5:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "Of All The Luck"  (topic: Logic) - Convinced that his failure to defeat Motherboard is simply a result of bad luck, Hacker collects the Ten Lucky Charms of Cyberspace. The caper works. Hacker's luck changes, and good things begin happening to him. D
6:00 pm 
Lidia's Italy In America  "New York City and New Jersey: An Italian-American Picnic in NYC"  NULL
6:30 pm 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "St. Louis Cooking"  Bridget uncovers the secrets to the ultimate St. Louis Pizza. Then, Jack challenges Chris to a tasting of sliced pepperoni. D
7:00 pm 
Barbecue University with Steven Raichlen  "The Mid-Atlantic"  Raichlen presents grilled soft-shell crabs, Baltimore pit beef, split-roasted lamb and grilled blueberry crumble.G
7:30 pm 
8:00 pm 
This Old House  "Barrington Project, Part 4 of 10"  With the exterior shingles going up on the house, builder Andy Tiplady shows host Kevin O'Connor why he's using red cedar instead of white, and how he is creating the signature flair on the building between the first and second floors. Inside, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey shows Kevin how he's heating and cooling the house using a hydronic system that is integrated with a solar hot water system on the roof. Solar contractor Kevin Price also helps with solar panels for electricity, now that the price of the panels has come down 50 percent in the last four years. D
8:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Lisbon and the Algarve"  Rick explores Lisbon, a mix of glorious old and fun-loving new. He finds salty sailors' quarters and wistful Fado singers mixed with ornate architecture recalling the days when Portugal was a world power. On the coast, Rick visits the Algarve, explores Cape Sagres and savors pristine beaches.G
9:00 pm 
Travelscope  "Port Aransas, Texas - Fun on the Texas' Coa"  Joseph breaks away from heat for a cooling and relaxing stay among the gentle gulf breezes of the South Texas Coast. In every season the pleasures are easy in this laid back Southern town where often the best thing to do is nothing. The active visitor has plenty to keep them busy and Joseph tries his hand at swimming, fishing, kayaking, crawfish shucking and dancing a two step or three. D
9:30 pm 
Lidia's Italy In America  "New York City and New Jersey: An Italian-American Picnic in NYC"  NULL
10:00 pm 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "St. Louis Cooking"  Bridget uncovers the secrets to the ultimate St. Louis Pizza. Then, Jack challenges Chris to a tasting of sliced pepperoni. D
10:30 pm 
Simply Ming  "Damian D'silva & Authentic Singapore Cuisine"  This episode of SIMPLY MING is simply like no other. Ming is granted privileged access to the home kitchen of Singapore Chef Damian D'Silva. Damian is a fixture on the Singapore culinary scene, where he is bringing back centuries old culinary traditions. D
11:00 pm 
Lidia's Italy  "From The Shores of Molise"  NULL
11:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Lisbon and the Algarve"  Rick explores Lisbon, a mix of glorious old and fun-loving new. He finds salty sailors' quarters and wistful Fado singers mixed with ornate architecture recalling the days when Portugal was a world power. On the coast, Rick visits the Algarve, explores Cape Sagres and savors pristine beaches.G
1:00 am 
Global Voices  "Waiting for the Revolution"  For over 500 years the indigenous people of the Andes have had to endure racism and discrimination. Now, with democracy on their side, the time has come for a change. Following two newly elected indigenous leaders from the campaign trail to their first year in office, filmmaker Rodrigo Vasquez journeys into the heart of the democratic revolution in Bolivia. D
1:49 am 
My Goal - Gold for My Country  "Medal Quest"  MEDAL QUEST kicks off with an introduction to "the best athletes in the world" -- the elite athletes of the Paralympic Games. Competing in sports as different as wheelchair basketball, archery, judo, cycling, and more, these American athletes personify the grit, the strategy, and the skill it takes to go for the gold. Watch the video, hear these athletes' stories, and see them compete around the world, as they prepare for the London Games, starting August 29, 2012. D
2:00 am 
Global Voices  "Abc Colombia"  This portrait of a small rural community in a part of Colombia controlled entirely by paramilitary forces is rendered through the eyes of the children who grow up there and are often forced into very difficult choices. The documentary follows the young protagonists in this problematic setting through an entire school year, exploring some of the realities that nurture and perpetuate the violence in Colombia. D
3:00 am 
Rosenblatt: The Final Inning   For over half a century, college baseball teams from across the country have dreamt of finishing their season at Omaha's Rosenblatt Stadium. No other city has become as synonymous with a championship event. In 2010, The College World Series took its last "at bat" in Omaha's Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium. D
4:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
4:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Eddie Levert (singer). D
5:00 am 
Linkasia   NULL
5:30 am 
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly  "Cats & Dogs"  India Surrogates - In what has become a lucrative industry, clinics in India recruit impoverished women and pay them as much as $7,000 to be implanted with embryos and bear children for infertile clients. As Fred de Sam Lazaro reports, some clinics implant four or five embryos to maximize the chance of pregnancy, and in cases where multiple embryos become viable pregnancies, some are aborted. University of Pennsylvania ethicist Arthur Caplan worries about where this could lead. D
6:00 am 
In Search of Shakespeare  "The Duty of Poets"  Shakespeare rises to fame. Plunged into mid-life crisis by the death of his son, he falls in love with a teenage nobleman, has an affair with a mysterious married woman and is charged with assault. The Globe Theatre is caught up in the rebellion against the Queen. Part 3 of 4G
7:00 am 
In Search of Shakespeare  "For All Time"  Michael Wood examines Shakespeare's life in the era of King James I and unearths Shakespeare's neighborhood in London. Shakespeare's world is transformed in 1605 by the Gunpowder Plot and he wrote Macbeth, about the murder of a king. Part 4 of 4G
8:00 am 
History Detectives   Tukufu Zuberi investigates a pair of Woolworth signs that might have been part of the 1960 lunch-counter sit-ins. The owner of a set of toy soldiers still wonders if the father of his childhood friend was a Nazi spy. Another man has a journal of liquor recipes that makes him wonder if his uncle was a Prohibition bootlegger.G
9:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL
10:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "River of No Return: Idaho's Scenic Salmon"  The show profiles the river and the people who live, work and visit there. The Hog Heaven Muzzleloaders of Moscow attempt to run the Salmon River in a dug-out canoeG
11:00 am 
Linkasia   NULL
11:30 am 
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly  "Cats & Dogs"  India Surrogates - In what has become a lucrative industry, clinics in India recruit impoverished women and pay them as much as $7,000 to be implanted with embryos and bear children for infertile clients. As Fred de Sam Lazaro reports, some clinics implant four or five embryos to maximize the chance of pregnancy, and in cases where multiple embryos become viable pregnancies, some are aborted. University of Pennsylvania ethicist Arthur Caplan worries about where this could lead. D
12:00 pm 
In Search of Shakespeare  "The Duty of Poets"  Shakespeare rises to fame. Plunged into mid-life crisis by the death of his son, he falls in love with a teenage nobleman, has an affair with a mysterious married woman and is charged with assault. The Globe Theatre is caught up in the rebellion against the Queen. Part 3 of 4G
1:00 pm 
In Search of Shakespeare  "For All Time"  Michael Wood examines Shakespeare's life in the era of King James I and unearths Shakespeare's neighborhood in London. Shakespeare's world is transformed in 1605 by the Gunpowder Plot and he wrote Macbeth, about the murder of a king. Part 4 of 4G
2:00 pm 
History Detectives   Tukufu Zuberi investigates a pair of Woolworth signs that might have been part of the 1960 lunch-counter sit-ins. The owner of a set of toy soldiers still wonders if the father of his childhood friend was a Nazi spy. Another man has a journal of liquor recipes that makes him wonder if his uncle was a Prohibition bootlegger.G
3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
4:00 pm 
4:30 pm 
Journal   NULL
5:00 pm 
In Search of Shakespeare  "The Duty of Poets"  Shakespeare rises to fame. Plunged into mid-life crisis by the death of his son, he falls in love with a teenage nobleman, has an affair with a mysterious married woman and is charged with assault. The Globe Theatre is caught up in the rebellion against the Queen. Part 3 of 4G
6:00 pm 
In Search of Shakespeare  "For All Time"  Michael Wood examines Shakespeare's life in the era of King James I and unearths Shakespeare's neighborhood in London. Shakespeare's world is transformed in 1605 by the Gunpowder Plot and he wrote Macbeth, about the murder of a king. Part 4 of 4G
7:00 pm 
History Detectives   Tukufu Zuberi investigates a pair of Woolworth signs that might have been part of the 1960 lunch-counter sit-ins. The owner of a set of toy soldiers still wonders if the father of his childhood friend was a Nazi spy. Another man has a journal of liquor recipes that makes him wonder if his uncle was a Prohibition bootlegger.G
8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
9:00 pm 
9:30 pm 
Journal   NULL
10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
11:00 pm 
In Search of Shakespeare  "For All Time"  Michael Wood examines Shakespeare's life in the era of King James I and unearths Shakespeare's neighborhood in London. Shakespeare's world is transformed in 1605 by the Gunpowder Plot and he wrote Macbeth, about the murder of a king. Part 4 of 4G

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