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May 21, 2017
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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.
5:30 am 
Life on the Line  "Last Chance"  For many, the difference between life and death depends on the country they were born in. Like 14-year-old Holman and 8-year-old Eva, who were both born with heart disease in Nicaragua. In their country, even if children survive the surgery, they run a high risk of dying from infection in the intensive care unit afterward. D
6:00 am 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "Innovative and Old Fashioned"  The UNESCO-listed mountain town of Roros is the backdrop for today's episode, where Andreas investigates how this isolated town has become a culinary attraction. He makes crispy sour cream waffles, homemade cloudberry ice cream, and he learns the secret behind the local fermented sausage. For main course he serves Norwegian meatballs in delicious gravy, with potatoes and lingonberries. D
6:30 am 
Healthful Indian Flavors with Alamelu   Alamelu explores the "power of the plate" when she makes chicken in coconut almond sauce, spinach with lentils (which can also be made into spinach and lentil rice), and sweet potatoes with coconut. All of these recipes are gluten-free. D
7:00 am 
Pedal America  "Y'all Pedal and Eat Now! - Savannah, Georgia"  Ira David tours southern Americana in historic Savannah, Georgia. Pedal around the city's architectural squares and visit The Wormsloe Historic Site, Bonaventure Cemetery, and Mrs. Wilkes Dining Room for authentic southern fare; plus, a look at the city's initiatives that helped to earn itself "bicycle-friendly" status from the League of American Bicyclists. D
7:30 am 
Journeys In Japan  "Uchikawa: A Retro River Townscape"  This neighborhood lying alongside the Uchikawa River in Imizu City, Toyoma Prefecture has been a thriving fishing port for more than 1, 000 years. Because of its proximity to the water and its unified townscape, it has been nicknamed the "Venice of Japan." Through the centuries, people in this district have lived alongside the river, protecting and handing down their traditional lifestyle to the next generation. D
8:00 am 
Ask This Old House  "Build It, Future House, Surge"  See Tom and Kevin use western red cedar to create a planter box in Build It. Watch home technology expert Ross Trethewey feature a tablet attachment that makes 3D scans of home interiors in Future House. Scott explains the need for surge protection. D
8:30 am 
American Woodshop   Making Electric Guitars with Hard Maple Bodies. D
9:00 am 
GardenSMART   Container gardening is more popular every year. It's a great way to get that "pop" of color in just the right spot. It can be helpful to get another person's perspective on container design. D
9:30 am 
For Your Home  "All About The Surfaces"  New spaces take shape as drywall, hardwood floors and vinyl siding transform the interior and exterior of the bungalow while new doors and windows provide beauty and energy saving advantages. Homeowner, Liz Lowry, works with Ron, the finish carpenter, to recycle two old wooden doors into headboards for two of her three children's bedrooms. D
10:00 am 
Richard Bangs' Adventures With Purpose Assam India: Quest for the One-Horned Rhinoceros   The adventurer treks through the state of Assam - a region of rushing rivers, strapping monsoons, expanses of unspoiled land and a staggering array of wildlife, including the one-horned rhinoceros. Bangs investigates the story of the rare rhinos to discover what the elusive creatures represent to the people of Assam - and the world.G
11:00 am 
Wild Photo Adventures  "Wild Horses"  Host and professional wildlife photographer Doug Gardner discovers Spanish wild horses to photograph along the remote beaches on the Outer Banks of North Carolina with nature photographer Jared Lloyd. D
11:30 am 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "Land without Limits - The Cariboo-Chilcotin-Coast Region of British Columbia, Canada"  In this little-known region of British Columbia, travelers find a world of adventures. As Joseph crosses the region, he encounters First Nations Nuxalk people smoking salmon, a fisherman seeking prawns and a wilderness hike with Canada's third highest waterfall on the route.G
12:00 pm 
iQ: smartparent  "Tots + Tech"  This episode of iQ: smartparent discusses the current research and practical considerations of exposing children to media during the early childhood years. What should parents know about "screen time" for children under age 8? Guests include Lisa Guernsey, New America Foundation and author of Screen Time; Deborah Linebarger, University of Iowa; and Michael Robb, Fred Rogers Center. D
1:00 pm 
Looking at Learning....Again Part 1  "The Many Faces of Learning"  In this introductory workshop, you will meet the guest educators featured in the series and hear why they think it is important to continually examine the learning process. You will also have an opportunity to reflect on your own personal beliefs about learning and see clips of classrooms that will be presented in more detail in later workshops. D
2:00 pm 
Mathematics Illuminated  "How Big Is Infinity?"  Throughout the ages, the notion of infinity has been a source of mystery and paradox, a philosophical question to ponder. As a mathematical concept, infinity is at the heart of calculus, the notion of irrational numbers. D
2:30 pm 
Mathematics Illuminated  "Topology's Twists and Turns"  Topology, known as "rubber sheet math," is a field of mathematics that concerns those properties of an object that remain the same even when the object is stretched and squashed. In this unit we investigate topology's seminal relationship to network theory, the study of connectedness, and its critical function in understanding the shape of the universe in which we live. D
3:00 pm 
Primary Sources: Workshops In American History  "The Virginia Company: America's Corporate Beginning"  How can primary sources illuminate historical events? This workshop tells the story of Jamestown, a less-than-successful example of America's capitalist beginnings and a colony as a business operation. Drawing on contemporary accounts, workshop participants assume the roles of colonists and shareholders to argue the future of the Virginia Company's settlement at Jamestown.G
4:00 pm 
Growing Old in a New Age  "Dying, Death, and Bereavement"  Discusses the services older people need to deal with dying and death. Elders describe their views on widowhood and management of grief. Experts examine the ethical dilemmas posed by terminal illness. D
5:00 pm 
Family Travel with Colleen Kelly  "Pittsburgh - Heinz History, Awesome Aviary & Incline Views"  Colleen, her daughters, and niece start their adventure with a bird's eye view of the city from the Duquesne Incline. They explore a hometown favorite, Sr. John Heinz History Center, get a pierogi-making lesson at Pierogi Plus, and even take a class in glass firing at the Pittsburgh Glass Center, where they make one of-a-kind souvenirs. D
5:30 pm 
Life on the Line  "Last Chance"  For many, the difference between life and death depends on the country they were born in. Like 14-year-old Holman and 8-year-old Eva, who were both born with heart disease in Nicaragua. In their country, even if children survive the surgery, they run a high risk of dying from infection in the intensive care unit afterward. D
6:00 pm 
Martha Bakes  "One-Bowl Desserts"  Don't want to create a mess in the kitchen? Look no further than Martha's one-bowl desserts: brown-butter coconut cashew blondies, skillet baked plum cake, single-serving size brownie sundaes and Scottish oatcakes, best served with cheese or jam. D
6:30 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Dinner In Cuba"  Man on the street Doc Willoughby learns all about Cuban cuisine at La Carreta in Miami, Florida. Then, host Christopher Kimball goes into the test kitchen with test cook Dan Souza to learn how to make the best Cuban braised shredded beef at home. Next, test cook Becky Hays uncovers the secrets to making fried sweet plantains. D
7:00 pm 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "The Hunt for Caribbean Lobster"  Deep in the Sian Ka'an nature reserve, there's a seriously remote village called Punta Allen, where a team from the local sustainable lobster fishing cooperative brings Rick and chef Juan Pablo Loza out for an afternoon at sea. The day's catch? A Caribbean lobster, simply prepared in coconut soup. Back at the ultra-luxe Rosewood Mayakoba resort, Juan Pablo showcases the tranquil resort gardens before preparing a feast of grilled lobster zarandeado with adobo mayo and sweet corn puree in the kitchen of La Ceiba, an outdoor garden party area. D
7:30 pm 
Nick Stellino: Storyteller in the Kitchen  "The Great Outdoorsman"  Chef Stellino recalls the joys of pastoral Italy and delivers rustic recipes as the perfect end to a day of outdoor adventures. Dishes include: Pollo alla cacciatore (chicken, pearled onions, rosemary) / pork chop alla Milanese (breaded fried pork chop "Milanese Style") / Macedonia di frutta (marinated fruit salad in liquor and sugar). D
8:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Build It, Future House, Surge"  See Tom and Kevin use western red cedar to create a planter box in Build It. Watch home technology expert Ross Trethewey feature a tablet attachment that makes 3D scans of home interiors in Future House. Scott explains the need for surge protection. D
8:30 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
9:00 pm 
Travel with Kids  "Beijing China & The Great Wall"  Experience the ancient and modern center of Chinese culture in the huge city of Beijing. Wander the massive open squares and tiny back alleys of the Forbidden City. Experience Tian An Men Square, take a rickshaw bike through the back Hutong streets where traditional Chinese homes and markets still stand. D
9:30 pm 
Martha Bakes  "One-Bowl Desserts"  Don't want to create a mess in the kitchen? Look no further than Martha's one-bowl desserts: brown-butter coconut cashew blondies, skillet baked plum cake, single-serving size brownie sundaes and Scottish oatcakes, best served with cheese or jam. D
10:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Dinner In Cuba"  Man on the street Doc Willoughby learns all about Cuban cuisine at La Carreta in Miami, Florida. Then, host Christopher Kimball goes into the test kitchen with test cook Dan Souza to learn how to make the best Cuban braised shredded beef at home. Next, test cook Becky Hays uncovers the secrets to making fried sweet plantains. D
10:30 pm 
Chef's Life  "Cabbage's Last Stand"  Vivian can't resist the opportunity to romp around the city before firing up the BBQ cabbage at Feast Portland. The crisp Oregon air and thousands of patient festival patrons make hiccups with her cooking equipment easier to overcome. D
11:00 pm 
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef  "Romance at the Table"  Chef Keller shows how to whip up a romantic dinner for that special someone. He starts with a rich tasting beef tartare that has some surprise ingredients. After demonstrating a fool-proof method for cooking lobster, he transforms it into lobster thermidor. D
11:30 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Coming to America"  The final decades of the 1800s found much of Europe in a losing battle with over-population. Many people felt that their only hope for survival was to immigrate to The United States. They soon discovered that the streets were not paved with gold. D

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Sunday
May 21, 2017
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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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