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September 23, 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.
7:30 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Japan: Hokkaido and Honshu"  The Seattle-based photographer travels to northern Japan to view iconic red-crested cranes, then heads south to the mountains to take a dip in Nagano's hot springs with mischievous macaque snow monkeys. His photographic pilgrimage also includes the temples of Mt. Fugi and Koyosan.G
8:00 am 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Kyoto, Japan"  Rudy explores the spiritual heart of Japan for a glimpse of Japanese life as it used to be.G
8:30 am 
Music Voyager  "Tohoku: Japan Rising"  From bedazzling Tokyo, host Jacob Edgar journeys to the region of Tohoku, an area devastated by the earthquake and tsunami of 2011. Yoshihide Otomo and Riuchi Sakamoto, two of Japan's most respected and cutting-edge composers, invite Jacob to experience a concert for healing and hope featuring an ensemble of local high-school students. Later, he explores the coastline near Sendai, visiting with fisherman, students, musicians and even local surfers, whose words of resilience and optimism offers inspiration and confirms the indomitable spirit of the Japanese people. D
9:00 am 
9:30 am 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Tokyo, Japan"  Rudy explores the city that is an urban marriage of high tech and age-old customs.G
10:00 am 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "The Best of Garden Home: Cooking"  Join P. Allen Smith for a trip down memory lane as he revisits his favorite cooking segments from seasons past. D
10:30 am 
Growing a Greener World  "A Year in the Life of the Garden Farm, Part II (Atlanta, GA)"  Part II of this series picks up with the tomato season waning and a brand-new season of cool season edibles ready to plant. Host, Joe Lamp'l takes you on his gardening journey in the GGW garden set through the fall and into winter, complete with challenges and takeaways anyone can apply. D
11:00 am 
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef  "Hawaiian Island Lunch"  A fan of Hawaiian cuisine, Chef Keller prepares a tasty island lunch. First it's a grilled octopus salad with hearts of palm, sea beans and a chipotle aioli. Then he makes the popular musubi sandwich with sushi rice, nori seaweed, and pork belly. D
11:30 am 
Lidia's Kitchen  "More Italian American Favorites"  Italian American classics have always been favorites at the family table and in this episode, there is reason to celebrate. Today's recipes include the most iconic Italian American dish, spaghetti and meatballs; a broccoli rabe with garlic; and a holiday must - zeppole. D
12:00 pm 
Habitable Planet, The  "Many Planets, One Earth"  The early Earth was a much different planet than the one we know today. Ancient rocks provide evidence of the emergence of oxygen in the atmosphere and of a frozen Snowball Earth. Scientists Paul Hoffman and Andrew Knoll look at these clues to help explain the rise of complex animal life. D
12:30 pm 
Habitable Planet, The  "Atmosphere"  The atmosphere is what makes the Earth habitable. Heat-trapping gases allow ecosystems to flourish. While the NOAA Global Monitoring Project documents the fluctuations in greenhouse gases worldwide, MIT's Kerry Emanuel looks at the role of hurricanes in regulating global climate.G
1:00 pm 
Learning Math: Patterns, Functions & Algebra  "Algebraic Thinking"  Begin to explore what it means to think algebraically and learn to use algebraic thinking skills to make sense of different situations. This session covers describing situations through pictures, charts, graphs, and words; interpreting and drawing conclusions from graphs; and creating graphs to match written descriptions of real-life situations.G
1:30 pm 
Learning Math: Patterns, Functions & Algebra  "Patterns In Context"  Explore the processes of finding, describing, explaining, and predicting using patterns. Topics covered include how to determine if patterns in tables are uniquely described and how to distinguish between closed and recursive descriptions. This session also introduces the idea that there are many different conceptions of what algebra is.G
2:00 pm 
Learning Science Through Inquiry  "Focus The Inquiry: Designing The Exploration"  Students' open exploration leads to a range of interests and questions that lead in turn to deeper investigation. This program looks at the design process - how you can guide students to plan and begin their investigations.G
3:00 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
4:00 pm 
Growing Old in a New Age  "Learning, Memory, and Speed of Behavior"  Explores what happens to our mental capacities as we age. Techniques used to maintain and augment mental functioning are examined. Elders explain why lifelong learning is crucial. D
5:00 pm 
Science Trek  "Water"  Joan Cartan-Hansen and her guest scientists answer students' questions about water.G
5:30 pm 
Roadtrip Nation  "Get The Ball Rolling"  The road-trippers take a much-needed meditative break in Yosemite National Park before continuing on to DEF CON, a Las Vegas conference that dispels some of their misconceptions about "hackers." Then it's off to Denver, where the team lets loose at Sphero, a robotics company that puts an emphasis on fun. In Chicago, 3D printer Dima Elissa encourages the team to embrace their unique identities. D
6:00 pm 
Journeys In Japan  "Taisetsuzan: Summer Alpine Discoveries"  Taisetsuzan, also called Daisetsuzan, is a mountain range home to Hokkaido's highest peak. In addition to its excellent hiking trails, Taisetsuzan is popular for its clusters of alpine flowers that blossom all the way up to the summit in late July, when summer is in full swing. The primeval woodlands at the base of the mountain range are a habitat of the higuma brown bear. D
6:30 pm 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "Tokyo, Japan - Celebrating The Past and Present"  Like every other first time visitor, Tokyo's idiosyncratic pop culture, flashy neon-lights, garish billboards and hoards of people threaten to overwhelm Joseph's sensibilities, yet it doesn't take long for this episode to find its cultural center. Ancient temples, revered practices, natural beauty and graceful personal exchanges take the lead as this episode unfolds. On his Tokyo journey Joseph learns that while the glitz and glamor of modern Tokyo excites the senses, the heart and soul of the Japanese is found in their ancient customs and honored traditions. D
7:00 pm 
Lucky Chow  "Trending Japanese"  Japan has mesmerized American foodies for generations and a new wave of Japanese culinary culture continues to intoxicate us. Exploring American manifestations of otaku, the Japanese trope that combines cutting-edge pop culture with fetishistic obsession, Danielle visits New York's first cat cafe; a Brooklyn izakaya run by a Frenchman in thrall to Japanese anime and manga; and a California suburban mom who's a star on the international bento-box circuit. On a more traditional note, Danielle gets in the sumo ring with a 600-pound opponent and then helps him make chanko nabe, the sumo wrestler's staple meal. D
7:30 pm 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Japan: Hokkaido and Honshu"  The Seattle-based photographer travels to northern Japan to view iconic red-crested cranes, then heads south to the mountains to take a dip in Nagano's hot springs with mischievous macaque snow monkeys. His photographic pilgrimage also includes the temples of Mt. Fugi and Koyosan.G
8:00 pm 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Kyoto, Japan"  Rudy explores the spiritual heart of Japan for a glimpse of Japanese life as it used to be.G
8:30 pm 
Music Voyager  "Tohoku: Japan Rising"  From bedazzling Tokyo, host Jacob Edgar journeys to the region of Tohoku, an area devastated by the earthquake and tsunami of 2011. Yoshihide Otomo and Riuchi Sakamoto, two of Japan's most respected and cutting-edge composers, invite Jacob to experience a concert for healing and hope featuring an ensemble of local high-school students. Later, he explores the coastline near Sendai, visiting with fisherman, students, musicians and even local surfers, whose words of resilience and optimism offers inspiration and confirms the indomitable spirit of the Japanese people. D
9:00 pm 
9:30 pm 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Tokyo, Japan"  Rudy explores the city that is an urban marriage of high tech and age-old customs.G
10:00 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
10:30 pm 
Growing a Greener World  "A Year in the Life of the Garden Farm, Part II (Atlanta, GA)"  Part II of this series picks up with the tomato season waning and a brand-new season of cool season edibles ready to plant. Host, Joe Lamp'l takes you on his gardening journey in the GGW garden set through the fall and into winter, complete with challenges and takeaways anyone can apply. D
11:00 pm 
Chef John Besh's Family Table   Potato Chip-Crusted Drum Fish with Sambal Mayo; Cauliflower Mac and Cheese; Oatmeal-Chocolate Chip Cookies. D
11:30 pm 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Ethiopia: The Omo Valley"  Wolfe makes his way through muddy roads and swollen rivers to the Harner, Karo and Surma tribes to document their unique body painting, elaborate adornments and timeless ceremonies.G

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Saturday
September 23, 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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