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September 20, 2012
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12:00 pm 
Unseen Life On Earth: An Introduction to Microbiology  "Microbial Diversity"  This program addresses the relationship between the bacteria, archaea, and eukaryotic branches of the tree of life, with their startling variety of organisMs. Students see comparisons of organisms in their natural habitats and learn how organisms are studied in natural habitats and the laboratory. D

12:30 pm 
Unseen Life On Earth: An Introduction to Microbiology  "Microbial Ecosystems"  All life forms depend on microbes as the essential processors of oxygen, mineral nutrients for plant and animal growth, and our waste materials. This episode investigates some of the important environments dominated by microbes and how their presence is essential for human life. D

1:00 pm 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Entropy"  The Carnot engine, part two, with profound implications for the behavior of matter and the flow of time through the universe. D

1:30 pm 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Low Temperatures"  With the quest for low temperatures came the discovery that all elements can exist in each of the basic states of matter. D

2:00 pm 
Biography of America, A  "America at Its Centennial"  As America celebrates its centennial, 5 million people descend on Philadelphia to celebrate America's technological achievements, but some of the early principles of the Republic remain unrealized. Professor Miller and his team of historians examine where America is in 1876 and discuss the question of race. D

2:30 pm 
Biography of America, A  "Industrial Supremacy"  Steel and stockyards are featured in this program as the mighty engine of industrialism thunders forward at the end of the nineteenth century. Professor Miller continues the story of the American Industrial Revolution in New York and Chicago, looking at the lives of Andrew Carnegie, Gustavus Swift, and the countless workers in the packinghouse and on the factory floor. D

3:00 pm 
Curiosity Quest  "Plate Making"  Join Joel on this unique quest to learn how plastic and foam plates are made. We've all used and seen these products, now get a behind-the-scenes look at how they are transformed. D

3:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "A World Without Taxes"  Explore how taxes impact your life. Find out about the importance of federal, state, and local taxes and learn what they pay for. Meet young business owners who sell lacrosse socks and others who serve as swimming instructors and hear how they handle taxes. D

4:00 pm 
The Electric Company  "A Whole New Francine"  Francine decides to be a nicer person, but is it just a ploy to get invited into The Electric Company?. D

4:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "Cool It"  (topic: Liquid Volume) - Determined to destroy Motherboard in any way possible, Hacker cleverly clogs up her cooling system. Digit brings the kids into cyberspace to help fix her, but the special coolant Motherboard needs, cryoxide, is found only in Castleblanca - and the supply is closely monitored! To bring back exactly enough cryoxide for Motherboard, the kids have to figure out the exact volume of Motherboard's tank. In the process, they discover the importance of a standard unit of measure - and fill a most unusual container with the precious cryoxide. D

5:00 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Good Catch!"  Grilled Swordfish With Spicy Yogurt Sauce; Baked Mackerel With Potatoes And Onions; Seafood With "Handkerchiefs"; Poached Trout In Vegetable Broth. D

5:30 pm 

6:00 pm 
Primal Grill with Steven Raichlen  "Spanish Smoke"  Long before Spanish culinary mad scientist Ferran Adria stunned the world with his foams, infusions, and molecular cuisine, grill masters from the Iberian peninsula were setting the world of barbecue, well, on fire. Like Basque grill master, Victor Arguinzoniz, whose grilled shrimp calls for olive oil and txakoli wine misted from spray bottles. Or Matias Gorrochatequi, whose salt-grilled steaks are a masterpiece of fiery simplicity. D

6:30 pm 
Clodagh's Irish Food Trails  "Tipperary"  NULL

7:00 pm 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Brian Boggs, Chairmaker"  An Asheville artisan shows the secrets of the steam-bent green-wood chair. D

7:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Denmark: Beyond Copenhagen"  Rick visits Aarhus with its ruddy affluence, charming open-air museum and well-preserved ancient bog man. Roskilde is impressive with its royal burial church and the best Viking ship museum anywhere.G

8:00 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Taiwan - A Sense of Place - Part Three"  NULL

8:30 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Good Catch!"  Grilled Swordfish With Spicy Yogurt Sauce; Baked Mackerel With Potatoes And Onions; Seafood With "Handkerchiefs"; Poached Trout In Vegetable Broth. D

9:00 pm 

9:30 pm 
Burt Wolf: What We Eat  "This Spud's for You: How The Potato Changed The World"  A native of South America, the potato fed the great Inca Empire and in Europe, nourished the expanding population that powered the Industrial Revolution.G

10:00 pm 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Food Memories"  NULL

10:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Denmark: Beyond Copenhagen"  Rick visits Aarhus with its ruddy affluence, charming open-air museum and well-preserved ancient bog man. Roskilde is impressive with its royal burial church and the best Viking ship museum anywhere.G

11:00 pm 
Great Conversations  "Margaret Atwood and Ira Flatow"  Margaret Atwood (acclaimed novelist, poet, and critic) and Ira Flatow (National Public Radio). D

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September 20, 2012
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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