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October 24, 2013
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2:00 am 
African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross  "The Black Atlantic (1500-1800)"  This opening episode explores the truly global experiences that created the African American people. Beginning a full century before the first documented slaves arrived at Jamestown, Virginia, this segment portrays the earliest Africans, both slave and free, who arrived on these shores. Part 1 of 6G
3:00 am 
Teaching Channel Presents  "The New Teacher Experience"  The New Teacher Experience: Follow two teachers in Los Angeles, CA for an intimate look at what the experience is really like. Many beginning teachers in America are given keys to their classroom and left to sink or swim in isolation, but, with the support of mentors, these teachers persevere through the trials and tribulations of their first year of teaching. D
4:00 am 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Electric Battery"  Volta invents the electric battery using the internal properties of different metals. D
4:30 am 
Economics U$A  "U.S. Economic Growth"  This episode documents the GNP's greatest achievements and failures since its introduction in the 1930s. D
5:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
5:30 am 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Relaciones Estrechas (A Close Relationship)"  This episode covers words for family members and a brief history of Puerto Rico.G
6:00 am 
Power Yoga: Mind and Body  "Long Holds - Version Three"  With Side Plank, Charlie Chaplin, Supta Baddha Konasana, Camel. D
6:30 am 
Clifford The Big Red Dog  "Clifford Cleans His Room/Baby Makes Four"  Clifford's good friends come over to help him clean out his doghouse, determined to get rid of all the old junk he no longer uses. But before long Clifford realizes that each item holds a special memory and can't be parted with. Mac thinks this is nonsense, until he is reminded of a memory in which he was included. D
7:00 am 
Arthur  "Arthur Loses His Marbles/Friday The 13th"  When Arthur discovers that Grandma Thora is a marbles champion, he trains with her so he can beat all his friends. And though Thora teaches Arthur everything he knows, she doesn't teach him everything she knows. and it's Read versus Read in the first-ever Elwood City Marbles Tournament. D
7:30 am 
Martha Speaks  "Martha Speaks Martha Gets Spooked/Martha Changes Her Luck"  Martha Gets Spooked - Is someone fixing up the haunted house? If not, who ordered those flowers? Martha Changes Her Luck - Uh-oh. Martha walked under a ladder-and broke a mirror-so now she thinks she's jinxed.G
8:00 am 
Curious George  "The Clean, Perfect Yellow Hat/Bee Is for Bear"  Can George fix the hole in the yellow hat in time? No one believes that George has seen a bear.G
8:30 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Be Cool/Elephant Walk"  Be Cool - Phew, it's hot outside! How are Sally and Nick going to stay cool? Cat suggests that they should visit some friends in the Dizzle-dazzle Desert to learn how to keep cool. They learn that some animals are light coloured, some stay out of the sun, and some, like Tommy the coolest toad around, just mooove sloooow. Nick and Sally take their advice, but Cat has an even better idea - run through a sprinkler! Elephant Walk - When building a toy construction set, Nick and Sally wonder if there's such thing as a one-thing-does-it-all tool. D
9:00 am 
Peg + Cat  "The Messy Room Problem/The Golden Pyramid Problem"  The Messy Room Problem - Peg's Room. Peg and Cat sort through the mess in Peg's room just in time for company to come over and see Cat's masterpiece, "The Circles." Primary Content: Sorting; Secondary Content: Shapes. D
9:30 am 
Dinosaur Train  "The Forest Fire/The Lost Bird"  When a forest fire comes to woods not far from the family nest at Pteranodon Terrace, the family takes the Dinosaur Train to visit a nearby area where a fire has already been, and the Conductor leads the kids on a Nature Tracker hike through the woods to see how new life is growing back - even after the forest fire's devastation. Buddy and Tiny ride the Dinosaur Train for a playdate with their old friend Petey Peteinosaurus, and learn that the train has added a new Aviary Car, for their various flying passengers. Suddenly, they are joined by a lost bird named Judy Jehelornis, who was displaced by the recent forest fires, and can't remember where her home is. D
10:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Firefly Show"  Baby Bear and Telly have trouble trying to catch a firefly and must problem solve to figure it out. Educational Objectives: Cognitive Reasoning. D
11:00 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Daniel Uses His Words/All Aboard!"  Daniel Uses his Words: Daniel is playing "farm" today, but when Mom Tiger is cleaning up, she accidentally ruins Daniel's game. Grrr! Mom teaches Daniel to express his feelings so she can understand why he is upset. Once Daniel uses his words, Mom helps him rebuild his farm. D
11:30 am 
Sid The Science Kid  "The Big Cheese!"  While surfing the Internet on the computer with his Mom, Sid finds a funny picture showing that the moon is made of green, glowing, cheese! Sid thinks this is amazing, and when he goes to school, he relays his newfound moon information to his friends, who are equally enthralled. When they tell Susie what they learned, Susie explains something very important-not everything you find on the computer is true! And someone that really understands that notion is visiting today, it's Gabriela's Mom! Dr. Rosalinda Cordova is a marine biologist so she does lots of research on the computer, but it's not the only thing she uses. She tells the kids that when she does research, she reads books at the library, makes observations, asks experts, and looks at websites with good information. D
12:00 pm 
Super Why!  "George and the Dragon"  FE FI FO FUM! The Giant has stepped on Pig's toy, and he's scared to ask for it back! The super readers venture into a classic tale to meet intrepid Knight George, who is about to face his own fears and battle a dragon to rescue a princess! But it turns out that George isn't quite so brave, and needs a little help.from an unexpected source! Educational Objectives: To learn to appreciate where you're from. Kids will experiment with the alphabet, celebrate spelling and use the power to read to change the story. D
12:30 pm 
Caillou  "Surprise Caillou!"  Butterfly Surprise: Caillou is disappointed to learn his class trip to the fire station is cancelled.and they're going to a butterfly conservatory instead. Caillou thinks butterflies are boring. D
1:00 pm 
Thomas & Friends  "Sounds and Smells"  O the Indignity - Gordon is horrified when Sir Topham Hatt announces that he is to take charge of Whiff's Waste Dump for the day. Gordon arrives at the Waste Dump and decides that the only thing for him to do is to hide when other engines arrive at the dump. Gordon just cannot be seen at such a smelly place! As the day progresses, Gordon hides from Spencer, Diesel and Thomas. D
1:30 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Daniel Uses His Words/All Aboard!"  Daniel Uses his Words: Daniel is playing "farm" today, but when Mom Tiger is cleaning up, she accidentally ruins Daniel's game. Grrr! Mom teaches Daniel to express his feelings so she can understand why he is upset. Once Daniel uses his words, Mom helps him rebuild his farm. D
2:00 pm 
Curious George  "The Clean, Perfect Yellow Hat/Bee Is for Bear"  Can George fix the hole in the yellow hat in time? No one believes that George has seen a bear.G
2:30 pm 
Martha Speaks  "Martha Speaks Martha Gets Spooked/Martha Changes Her Luck"  Martha Gets Spooked - Is someone fixing up the haunted house? If not, who ordered those flowers? Martha Changes Her Luck - Uh-oh. Martha walked under a ladder-and broke a mirror-so now she thinks she's jinxed.G
3:00 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Messy Room Problem/The Golden Pyramid Problem"  The Messy Room Problem - Peg's Room. Peg and Cat sort through the mess in Peg's room just in time for company to come over and see Cat's masterpiece, "The Circles." Primary Content: Sorting; Secondary Content: Shapes. D
3:30 pm 
WordGirl  "Of Two Minds/Yes Monkey"  OF TWO MINDS - It looks as though Dr. Two Brains has given up his cheese-stealing ways and decided to go straight. It's true, he's not stealing cheese anymore because he's discovered a giant cheese asteroid and has used his cheese seizer to redirect its path straight towards Earth! Will WordGirl convince him to change his mind in time to save Earth from being covered in cheese? Vocabulary Words: Waver, Vast. YES MONKEY - When Leslie resigns as Mr. Big's assistant, he goes out in search of a new one. D
4:00 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Attack of the Tree Eating Aliens"  The Wild Kratts get an urgent call from a group of North American Wild Kratts kids telling them almost all of the trees in the forest are dying. It's a race against time to solve the mystery and help the forest and the creatures who live there. D
4:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "R-Fair City"  (topic: Probability and Chance) - Disguised as a gypsy, Hacker lures Digit to a fantastic cyber amusement park and holds him captive. When the kids arrive, they analyze the games of chance, figuring out which games are fair and which ones are not, and use what they learn to find Hacker and beat him at his own game before it's too late! The Big Idea: A game of chance is fair when nobody can tell who will win, but everyone has the same chance of being a winner. D
5:00 pm 
Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman  "Finding Eight-Legged Tights Isn't Easy"  It turns out that Ruff has two phobias: spiders and.ballet! Ruff sends Sterling and Bethany (someone else who shares his fear of spiders) out to meet an arachnologist to work in a spider lab, and gives Brian another daunting assignment-to become a ballet dancer!. D
5:30 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, who's really at fault for the botched rollout of the new health exchanges? Developers pointed fingers on Capitol Hill and tonight NBR will ask a former White House Health Care Advisor if he thinks the problems can be fixed. And, NBR will meet Wall Street's new sheriff, responsible for numerous new bank fines and find out how he's changing the way some big institutions do business. D
5:56 pm 
NewsHour Promo   NULL
6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
7:00 pm 
Doc Martin  "Uneasy Lies The Head"  Louisa is hired to teach at the local school while Martin still struggles with the news of her pregnancy. The school's headmaster comes to Martin for medical assistance, and Louisa discovers that Edith is to be her doctor.G
8:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Summit Idaho"  Cameras capture four groups of mountain climbers who reach the summits of four Idaho mountain peaks - Vienna Peak in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area, Gilmore Peak in the Lemhi Mountain Range, He Devil in the Seven Devils Mountains, and Scotchman Peak in Scotchman Peaks of the Panhandle. The steep assents in winter and summer culminate in magnificent views of four different Idaho terrains.G
8:30 pm 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Peru: Manu"  In the largest area of protected rainforest in the Amazon, Art encounters spectacular birds, animals and peoples of the Amazon - all struggling to survive.G
9:00 pm 
Midsomer Murders  "Worm in the Bud, Part 1"  When the body of a farmer's wife is discovered in Setwale Wood, villagers assume she committed suicide due to her inability to have a child. But when Barnaby discovers the timestamp on her suicide is from seven hours after her death, the case morphs into a hunt for a killer. Part 1 of 2G
10:00 pm 
Death In Paradise   With a hurricane approaching, the team is called to investigate the murder of a young meteorologist. Suspects conveniently have photographic data to back up their alibis. A rubber duck at the scene, no evidence of the scientist's work, and the timed photographs are the only clues.G
11:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
2:00 am 
Scott & Bailey   Janet checks on the home of an elderly couple where she discovers the woman murdered and her husband in a dreadful state. The pair's daughter seems uninterested. Rachel struggles to cope with married life. Janet and Adrian deal with the details of divorce.G
3:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Home on the Range"  The real heyday of the American cowboy has come and gone; but in Idaho, the hard-scrabble hero of so many of our nation's legends can still be found, riding the range on the West's public lands. It seems there will always be a place for cowboys, wherever there are cattle to be rounded up and wild horses to be tamed, and wherever there are people who love the cowboy lifestyle. As cowboy poet Rudy Gonzales reminds us, "People want to be cowboys!"G
3:30 am 
Dialogue  "Historian Nathaniel Philbrick"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with the author about his book Bunker Hill: A City, a Siege, a Revolution. They also discuss his earlier book In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex, which tells the true story behind Herman Melville's Moby-Dick.G
4:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Camping Show"  Chris and Elmo are excited to be camping in the woods! They unpack their camping supplies and take out two sleeping bags and two canteens. One sleeping bag and canteen for each of them. Next, they take out four hotdogs and marshmallows. D
5:00 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Prince Wednesday Goes to the Potty/Daniel Goes To The Potty"  Prince Wednesday Goes to the Potty - Prince Wednesday is in the block corner at school building the "tallest tower in the world!" Even though he needs to go to the bathroom, he doesn't want to stop what he is doing. He learns how important it is to stop and go right away. Daniel Goes to the Potty - Dad's trumpet is broken, so he takes Daniel along to Music Man Stan's Shop to get it fixed. D
5:30 am 
Martha Speaks  "Martha Speaks Martha Gets Spooked/Martha Changes Her Luck"  Martha Gets Spooked - Is someone fixing up the haunted house? If not, who ordered those flowers? Martha Changes Her Luck - Uh-oh. Martha walked under a ladder-and broke a mirror-so now she thinks she's jinxed.G
6:00 am 
NOVA  "Making Stuff: Wilder"  New York Times technology correspondent and best-selling author David Pogue takes a wild ride through the cutting-edge science that is powering the next wave of technological innovation. He meets the scientists and engineers who are at the forefront of making new "stuff."G
7:00 am 
Rick Steves' Europe  "European Travel Skills, Part 3"  As Rick brings his 3,000-mile trek to its finish, he reinforces the skill he calls the most rewarding of all - connecting with the locals, not forgetting essential skills such as eating and sleeping well and packing light. Part 3 of 3G
7:30 am 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Four Great Cities of Asia"  Only three per cent of the world's population lived in cities in 1800s, but that number will swell to 70% by 2050. Cities in Asia underwent rapid growth in the past century, and "Four Great Cities of Asia" examines the remarkable evolution of the mega-city. From the world's largest city, Tokyo, to the colorful chaos of Delhi, and from the modern miracle of Seoul to the teeming streets of Bangkok, "Four Great Cities of Asia" is a passport to the high-tech marvels and back-street secrets of four of the world's most amazing cities. D
8:00 am 
The Desert Speaks  "Ecuador's Fog Forest: Mists Over The Desert"  Host David Yetman travels to the agrarian community of Loma Alta, Ecuador. This city lives in symbiosis with a cloud forest nature preserve situated in the mountains above the city. Before the area was protected, local residents exploited and decimated the forest with little regard for its ecosystem. D
8:30 am 
Baking Made Easy  "Stuffed Brownies and Buzzed Blondies"  Brownie lovers will adore these 3 tantalizing brownie recipes. Midnight brownies with a Peanut Butter Pocket, Buzzed Blondies or Chocolate Cream Cheese Brownies. D
9:00 am 
Taste of History  "Engineering A Revolution"  Chef Walter Staib cooks favorite European specialities: Hungarian Goulash, Cabbage Potato Stew with Kielbasa and Strawberry Tarte in honor of Polish hero, Thaddeus Kosciuszko, the 'architect' of West Point. D
9:30 am 
Simply Ming  "Poaching with Guest Jasper White"  This week on Simply Ming it's all about Poaching - a technique that is often forgotten in today's kitchens. To help bring poaching back into favor, Ming teams up with friend and celebrated chef, Jasper White. Together they demonstrate how poaching preserves moisture and texture while adding flavor and no fat. D
10:00 am 
The Jazzy Vegetarian  "Easy Paella Dinner"  Host Laura Theodore prepares "Easy Vegan Paella," a Spanish inspired rice-dish combined with a variety of jazzy vegetables like onions, peas, artichoke hearts and tomatoes. A festive array of "Tasty Tapas" starts the meal with pizazz. For dessert, Laura bakes moist "Pineapple-Pecan Cake," made with sweet fresh pineapple and crunchy pecans. D
10:30 am 
Chef's Life  "Cracklin' Kitchen"  Vivian goes about christening the restaurant's new "whole animal, no waste" program with two little pigs from Warren Brothers' farm. She uses everything - including the skin - and, on her father's recommendation, demonstrates how to make sweet potatoes with cracklins. D
11:00 am 
Austin City Limits  "The Lumineers/Shovels & Rope"  The groups bring the best in Americana to the stage. Denver's Lumineers perform their hits "Ho Hey" and "Stubborn Love," while South Carolina's Shovels & Rope rocks from the recording O' Be Joyful.G
12:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Firefly Show"  Baby Bear and Telly have trouble trying to catch a firefly and must problem solve to figure it out. Educational Objectives: Cognitive Reasoning. D
1:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "The Forest Fire/The Lost Bird"  When a forest fire comes to woods not far from the family nest at Pteranodon Terrace, the family takes the Dinosaur Train to visit a nearby area where a fire has already been, and the Conductor leads the kids on a Nature Tracker hike through the woods to see how new life is growing back - even after the forest fire's devastation. Buddy and Tiny ride the Dinosaur Train for a playdate with their old friend Petey Peteinosaurus, and learn that the train has added a new Aviary Car, for their various flying passengers. Suddenly, they are joined by a lost bird named Judy Jehelornis, who was displaced by the recent forest fires, and can't remember where her home is. D
1:30 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Chicken Problem/The Space Creature Problem"  The Chicken Problem - The Farm. Peg and Cat have to get 100 chickens back in the coop before the farmer sees. Primary Content: Size correspondence; Secondary Content: The number 100. D
2:00 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Be Cool/Elephant Walk"  Be Cool - Phew, it's hot outside! How are Sally and Nick going to stay cool? Cat suggests that they should visit some friends in the Dizzle-dazzle Desert to learn how to keep cool. They learn that some animals are light coloured, some stay out of the sun, and some, like Tommy the coolest toad around, just mooove sloooow. Nick and Sally take their advice, but Cat has an even better idea - run through a sprinkler! Elephant Walk - When building a toy construction set, Nick and Sally wonder if there's such thing as a one-thing-does-it-all tool. D
2:30 pm 
WordGirl  "High-Five Sandwich/The Robot Problem"  HIGH-FIVE SANDWICH - Chuck has won the prestigious "Sandwich of the Year" competition, but when his story in the Big City Times is overshadowed by the new High Five Sandwich trend that Becky, Scoops and Violet came up with, he goes out in to the city to seek revenge. He won't stop until he figures out who is responsible for this new and trendy "sandwich". Vocabulary Words: Trendy(y), Eager. D
3:00 pm 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Burgers and Fries"  America's favorite food just gets better as Sara pursues the ultimate burger. First, a trip to the butcher for a lesson on the best grind of meat, which Sara uses in her Spanish Burgers. Sara takes a side trip to taste triple beef tallow cooked French fries at Philly's Dandelion Restaurant. D
3:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Switzerland's Jungfrau Region: Best of the Alps"  Rick is in the sky-high corner of the Swiss Alps, with cows on breathtaking ridges. He settles into a traditional village where locals scythe hay by hand. He hikes, bikes and parasails, then blasts an alphorn.G
4:00 pm 
Song of the Mountains   Hollow Ground; Chuck Wagon Gang. D
5:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
6:00 pm 
My Hero  "Night Fever"  George is having nightmares, something unknown to an Ultronian. Things become increasingly weird when George announces he is leaving Janet for Mrs. Raven.G
6:30 pm 
Last of the Summer Wine  "Once in a Moonlit Junkyard"  When a stranger on a motorbike rides into town looking for Compo, it can only mean the return of his old girlfriend Babs.G
7:00 pm 
As Time Goes By  "Relationships"  Relations remain frosty between Lionel and Jean. Alistair, Lionel's agent, is keen on Jean and she responds.G
7:30 pm 
The Cafe  "Mum's The Word"  Plans for Richard and Ava's wedding are escalating. Ava confides her concerns about the plans to Sarah but Sarah has trouble responding. Chloe also has a crisis that she needs Sarah's help with.G
8:00 pm 
The Red Green Show  "The Cement Load"  When the submarine pen project is cancelled, the men of Possum Lodge contend with 15 truckloads of cement. Red converts a boat into a hovercraft.G
8:30 pm 
Keeping Up Appearances - The Memoirs of Hyacinth Bucket  "Country Estate"  Hyacinth plans to attend a country house sale to mingle with the aristocracy. Richard loses sleep over what she might buy.G
9:00 pm 
May to December  "Send in the Clowns"  Alec and Zoe are both anxiously awaiting their first date, a visit to the theatre to see a current musical. Alec decides to deck himself in trendy gear for their big night out.G
9:30 pm 
My Family  "Can't Get No Satisfaction"  Michael and Alfie's internet dating does not go quite according to plan. Kenzo's piano-playing may leave a lot to be desired, but will Ben's attempt to get his old band together prove a bigger hit?G
10:00 pm 
My Hero  "Night Fever"  George is having nightmares, something unknown to an Ultronian. Things become increasingly weird when George announces he is leaving Janet for Mrs. Raven.G
10:30 pm 
Last of the Summer Wine  "Once in a Moonlit Junkyard"  When a stranger on a motorbike rides into town looking for Compo, it can only mean the return of his old girlfriend Babs.G
11:00 pm 
As Time Goes By  "Relationships"  Relations remain frosty between Lionel and Jean. Alistair, Lionel's agent, is keen on Jean and she responds.G
11:30 pm 
The Cafe  "Mum's The Word"  Plans for Richard and Ava's wedding are escalating. Ava confides her concerns about the plans to Sarah but Sarah has trouble responding. Chloe also has a crisis that she needs Sarah's help with.G
2:00 am 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Gravity, Electricity, Magnetism"  Shedding light on the mathematical form of the gravitational, electric, and magnetic forces. D
2:30 am 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Millikan Experiment"  A dramatic recreation of Millikan's classic oil-drop experiment to determine the charge of a single electron. D
3:00 am 
Biography of America, A  "Civil War"  As the Civil War rages, all eyes turn to Vicksburg, where limited war becomes total war. Professor Miller looks at the ferocity of the fighting, at Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, and at the bitter legacy of the battle -- and the war. D
3:30 am 
Biography of America, A  "Reconstruction"  Professor Miller begins the program by evoking in word and picture the battlefield after the battle of Gettysburg. With the assassination of President Lincoln, one sad chapter of American history comes to a close. In the fatigue and cynicism of the Civil War's aftermath, Reconstructionism becomes a promise unfulfilled. D
4:00 am 
Design Squad  "Water Dancing"  Dancer and performance artist Lisa Bufano, a bilateral leg and finger amputee, challenges the teams to build specialized prostheses for an underwater performance.G
4:30 am 
Biz Kid$  "Money Moves"  When money moves between individuals or groups it is called a transaction. Join the Biz Kids and you'll follow a single dollar bill as it moves from a depositor's hand across the counter, down to the vault, over to the Federal Reserve, and finally out to a project the bank is financing. Visit the branch of a real credit union inside a high school where the students are the tellers. D
5:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Behind The Scenes with Growing A Greener World"  With nearly 75 episodes over three seasons, a lot has gone into the planning of each and every one. But who are the people behind scenes, how does the show come together and what gets left on the cutting room floor that we'd love to have back? From the voices our own producers and production team, this episode provides a behind the scenes look at how the series is made, from how we chose our topics and locations, the highlights and lowlights and our some of our favorite scenes you didn't see. D
5:30 am 
Wild Kratts  "Attack of the Tree Eating Aliens"  The Wild Kratts get an urgent call from a group of North American Wild Kratts kids telling them almost all of the trees in the forest are dying. It's a race against time to solve the mystery and help the forest and the creatures who live there. D
6:00 am 
The Jazzy Vegetarian  "Super Party Menu"  Host Laura Theodore prepares a crowd-pleasing menu to serve at a fun-filled gathering. Easy "Oven-Baked Two-Bean Chili" satisfies big appetites with spicy heat and hearty flavor. "Jazzy Potato Skins" are a delicious vegan version of a classic American nosh and "Sweet and Salty Snack Almonds" satisfy when munchies strike. D
6:30 am 
Christina Cooks  "Tailgate Party Makeover"  What better reason to get off the sofa, out of the house and down to the stadium for the big game than a tailgate party? Rooting for the team works up a hearty appetite. In this episode, you'll learn how to make hearty food, heart healthy!. D
7:00 am 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "France's Normandy"  Maxa finds apple orchards, enchanting villages, stunning abbeys and sparkling seaports. At Givermy, Rouen and Honflleur, he finds the birth of impressionism. On the beaches, he remembers D-day and World War II.G
7:30 am 
Travel with Kids  "London"  London is world-renowned for its history rich attractions and fast-paced activity, but how will it do entertaining two young boys. The family finds out as they traverse the city by tube and double-decker bus learning all about its royal history at Buckingham Palace, its military past at the Cabinet War Rooms and its colonial ambitions at the British Museum. The host-family takes part in London tradition at a formal afternoon tea, a sun-soak in Hyde Park and hanging out with punks in Piccadilly Circus before heading to West End for a play. D
8:00 am 
Hometime  "Creekside Home Stone"  Dean, Miriam and the HOMETIME team use natural stone for durability and beauty. D
8:30 am 
Woodsmith Shop  "5 Cool Tools"  The Woodsmith editors talk about five tools that transform the way they work in the shop. D
9:00 am 
The Victory Garden  "Hybrid 2: Discover A Colorful Variety of Gardening Tips"  Host Jamie Durie offers tips to create an outdoor room. Correspondent Paul Epsom tours Brimfield Antiques Fair to select affordable items for garden planters and accessories.G
9:30 am 
For Your Home  "Fixing It Up"  We're putting the accent on "UP"! We demonstrate some fabulous ideas, new looks and how better use of space can go a long way to enhance the way you think and function in your home. Vicki discusses the value homeowners can add to a home's exterior by adding an outdoor living area or upgrading their roof. Moving indoors, Vicki demonstrates how flipping rooms and revitalizing the master bedroom can also make a big change in how you live in your home. D
10:00 am 
Martha's Sewing Room  "Basic Heirloom"  Serger to machine technique comparisons for basic heirloom sewing; Sew Quick, Sew Easy linen tea towel with spaghetti bias shaping; Two-piece tab button bodice Designer Technique; Sew Easy Stabilizing segment on precision embroidery placement. Guests: Missy Billingsley, Kathy Barnard, Kay Brooks. D
10:30 am 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Wilderness Falls"  Relish the mountain wilderness and the tranquility of falling valley waters with Bob Ross. D
11:00 am 
Taste This!  "Mixing Food with Designs"  Chef Joseph heads to the Architectural Design Show at Pier 94 in New York City. Here he creates a delicious grilled steak sandwich using a custom countertop grill. Chef Joe heads back to the test kitchen to experiment with more steak sandwiches that are grilled to perfection!. D
11:30 am 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans   Buttermilk Fried Quail with Honey, Grandmother's Rabbit, and Bourbon Pecan Pie. D
12:00 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "La Misma Sonrisa"  This episode features a look at the folk ballet of Mexico. Roberto rapidly recovers in the hospital and meets with Raquel and Arturo.G
12:30 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Entre La Espada Y La Pared"  This episode introduces some phrases one might use as a tourist. Fernando is transferred to a hospital in Guadalajara where he will see a specialist.G
1:00 pm 
Primary Sources: Workshops In American History  "The Census: Who We Think We Are"  Every 10 years, American citizens get a new view of who they are. In this workshop, a selection of Census forms over the past 200 years shows how categories of race and ethnicity not only reflect, but can shape and sometimes obscure, America's ideas of racial identity. Onscreen participants attempt to "find" themselves in evolving racial categorizations from 1830 to 1990 and, using recent Census results, formulate appropriation priorities for a Midwestern community.G
2:00 pm 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Gravity, Electricity, Magnetism"  Shedding light on the mathematical form of the gravitational, electric, and magnetic forces. D
2:30 pm 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Millikan Experiment"  A dramatic recreation of Millikan's classic oil-drop experiment to determine the charge of a single electron. D
3:00 pm 
Biography of America, A  "Civil War"  As the Civil War rages, all eyes turn to Vicksburg, where limited war becomes total war. Professor Miller looks at the ferocity of the fighting, at Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, and at the bitter legacy of the battle -- and the war. D
3:30 pm 
Biography of America, A  "Reconstruction"  Professor Miller begins the program by evoking in word and picture the battlefield after the battle of Gettysburg. With the assassination of President Lincoln, one sad chapter of American history comes to a close. In the fatigue and cynicism of the Civil War's aftermath, Reconstructionism becomes a promise unfulfilled. D
4:00 pm 
Design Squad  "Water Dancing"  Dancer and performance artist Lisa Bufano, a bilateral leg and finger amputee, challenges the teams to build specialized prostheses for an underwater performance.G
4:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "Money Moves"  When money moves between individuals or groups it is called a transaction. Join the Biz Kids and you'll follow a single dollar bill as it moves from a depositor's hand across the counter, down to the vault, over to the Federal Reserve, and finally out to a project the bank is financing. Visit the branch of a real credit union inside a high school where the students are the tellers. D
5:00 pm 
Wishbone  "Rosie, Oh, Rosie, Oh!"  This live-action program follows the exploits of Wishbone the dog and his human friends, Joe, David and Samantha through their adventures in their hometown of Oakdale. Wishbone's everyday experiences trigger his imagination and he finds himself in scenes from classic works of literature. In this episode, faulty communication separates Wishbone and Samantha from a beagle they both love. D
5:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "R-Fair City"  (topic: Probability and Chance) - Disguised as a gypsy, Hacker lures Digit to a fantastic cyber amusement park and holds him captive. When the kids arrive, they analyze the games of chance, figuring out which games are fair and which ones are not, and use what they learn to find Hacker and beat him at his own game before it's too late! The Big Idea: A game of chance is fair when nobody can tell who will win, but everyone has the same chance of being a winner. D
6:00 pm 
Martha's Sewing Room  "Basic Heirloom"  Serger to machine technique comparisons for basic heirloom sewing; Sew Quick, Sew Easy linen tea towel with spaghetti bias shaping; Two-piece tab button bodice Designer Technique; Sew Easy Stabilizing segment on precision embroidery placement. Guests: Missy Billingsley, Kathy Barnard, Kay Brooks. D
6:30 pm 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Wilderness Falls"  Relish the mountain wilderness and the tranquility of falling valley waters with Bob Ross. D
7:00 pm 
Martha Stewart's Cooking School  "Stocks"  Making stock is an exercise in building flavors and, as such, one of the first lessons in any culinary course. Having a steady supply of homemade stock in the freezer will elevate anyone's home cooking. In this episode, Martha shares recipes and techniques for the three most common stocks - chicken (including a time-saving pressure-cooker version), beef and vegetable - as well as useful cooking and storage tips. D
7:30 pm 
Cooking with Nick Stellino  "It's All About Pasta!"  Chef Stellino makes traditional Italian pasta dishes with the elegance and panache. Nick visits the butcher and the cheese monger and prepares Pasta with Sausage & Butternut Squash and Pasta with Sweet Sausage Ragu. D
8:00 pm 
Hometime  "Creekside Home Stone"  Dean, Miriam and the HOMETIME team use natural stone for durability and beauty. D
8:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Galicia and the Camino De Santiago"  Rick follows a centuries-old pilgrim trail, from the French border to Santiago de Compostela in Spain's northwest corner. He stops in Pamplona for the running of the bulls and dives into the unique Celtic culture of Galicia where Riverdance meets flamenco.G
9:00 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Napa Valley, California"  Napa Valley is the home to some of our most innovative chefs. Burt tours the valley and introduces us to some of the signature dishes at the best restaurants. We find out why California is the nation's leading dairy state, meet one of the most successful wine makers and find out how prohibition saved the business. D
9:30 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Cattle Call"  Grilled Steak With Lemon-Thyme Butter; Spicy Rib Roast; Veal Chops With Caper Sauce; Braised Beef In Red Wine. D
10:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Company's Coming"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison shows host Christopher Kimball how to make the Best Prime Rib and perfectly Roasted Brussels Sprouts at home. Finally, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of premium butters. D
10:30 pm 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "I'm Cheating On You"  How does Sara get great food on the table every night with no effort at all? She cheats! Lucky for you. she'll reveal all her tricks and secrets in this episode. She'll show you fast Sticky Buns without the yeast, a way to bake risotto instead of stirring it with Baked Risotto with Red Wine, Sweet Potatoes and Duck Confit and cheaters Wonton Ravioli stuffed with spinach, ricotta and mozzarella. D
11:00 pm 
Taste This!  "Mixing Food with Designs"  Chef Joseph heads to the Architectural Design Show at Pier 94 in New York City. Here he creates a delicious grilled steak sandwich using a custom countertop grill. Chef Joe heads back to the test kitchen to experiment with more steak sandwiches that are grilled to perfection!. D
11:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Galicia and the Camino De Santiago"  Rick follows a centuries-old pilgrim trail, from the French border to Santiago de Compostela in Spain's northwest corner. He stops in Pamplona for the running of the bulls and dives into the unique Celtic culture of Galicia where Riverdance meets flamenco.G
2:00 am 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, a tale of two blue chips. Why is Boeing climbing to record highs while Caterpillar sees rough roads ahead? And, Detroit officially makes its case for bankruptcy - but not without a fight from retirees and pensioners. D
2:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Dr. Patrick McCarthy (Annie E. Casey Foundation)/Greg Kaufmann (The Nation). D
3:00 am 
Nature  "Cloud: Challenge of the Stallions"  Cloud, the wild, nearly white stallion of the Arrowhead Mountains of Montana, is now a confident band stallion in his prime. He has two maturing sons: Bolder, his by birth but raised in a rival stallion's band, and Flint, sired by another stallion but raised by Cloud. Bolder has gathered some mares; Flint has joined a bachelor group of young guns. Who will rise to challenge Cloud?G
4:00 am 
NHK Newsline   NULL
4:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Herb Alpert (musician). D
5:00 am 
5:30 am 
Second Opinion  "Foodborne Illness"  E. Coli is one of several dangerous foodborne pathogens that can cause severe illness and even death. Learn from experts how to protect yourself from foodborne illness, which is often referred to as food poisoning. D
6:00 am 
Living Courageously: The Spirit of Women   This celebration of courage profiles three women whose lives are transformed by challenging circumstances - a mountain climber, a lawyer/self-esteem coach and a photographer working with at-risk teens. Actress Jane Seymour provides insights as their stories unfold.G
6:30 am 
Independent Lens  "The Waiting Room/Let Me Down Easy"  Highland Hospital, a vital part of the city of Oakland, California and the surrounding county, is stretched to the breaking point. It is the primary care facility for 250,000 patients of nearly every nationality, race, and religion, with 250 patients crowding its emergency room every day. This remarkably diverse population -- and the hospital staff charged with caring for them -- is battling its way through seismic shifts in the nation's healthcare system, while weathering the storm of a national recession. D
8:00 am 
Frontline  "Hunting The Nightmare Bacteria"  Reporter David Hoffman investigates the rise of untreatable infections and profiles several cases. He looks at an uncontrollable outbreak at a prestigious hospital, where 18 patients were mysteriously infected and six died despite frantic efforts to contain the killer bacteria.G
9:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL
10:00 am 
Tavis Smiley   Herb Alpert (musician). D
10:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   Dr. Patrick McCarthy (Annie E. Casey Foundation)/Greg Kaufmann (The Nation). D
11:00 am 
11:30 am 
Second Opinion  "Foodborne Illness"  E. Coli is one of several dangerous foodborne pathogens that can cause severe illness and even death. Learn from experts how to protect yourself from foodborne illness, which is often referred to as food poisoning. D
12:00 pm 
Living Courageously: The Spirit of Women   This celebration of courage profiles three women whose lives are transformed by challenging circumstances - a mountain climber, a lawyer/self-esteem coach and a photographer working with at-risk teens. Actress Jane Seymour provides insights as their stories unfold.G
12:30 pm 
Independent Lens  "The Waiting Room/Let Me Down Easy"  Highland Hospital, a vital part of the city of Oakland, California and the surrounding county, is stretched to the breaking point. It is the primary care facility for 250,000 patients of nearly every nationality, race, and religion, with 250 patients crowding its emergency room every day. This remarkably diverse population -- and the hospital staff charged with caring for them -- is battling its way through seismic shifts in the nation's healthcare system, while weathering the storm of a national recession. D
2:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Home on the Range"  The real heyday of the American cowboy has come and gone; but in Idaho, the hard-scrabble hero of so many of our nation's legends can still be found, riding the range on the West's public lands. It seems there will always be a place for cowboys, wherever there are cattle to be rounded up and wild horses to be tamed, and wherever there are people who love the cowboy lifestyle. As cowboy poet Rudy Gonzales reminds us, "People want to be cowboys!"G
2:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Historian Nathaniel Philbrick"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with the author about his book Bunker Hill: A City, a Siege, a Revolution. They also discuss his earlier book In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex, which tells the true story behind Herman Melville's Moby-Dick.G
3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
4:00 pm 
4:30 pm 
Journal   NULL
5:00 pm 
NOVA  "Making Stuff: Wilder"  In this mini-series, New York Times' technology correspondent and best-selling author David Pogue takes a wild ride through the cutting-edge science that is powering a next wave of technological innovation. With his humor and zest for discovery, Pogue meets the scientists and engineers who are plunging to the bottom of the temperature scale, finding design inspiration in nature, and breaking every speed limit to make tomorrow's "stuff" colder, faster, wilder and safer. What happens when engineers open up nature's toolbox? David Pogue explores bold innovations inspired by the Earth's greatest inventor, life itself. D
6:00 pm 
Raw to Ready  "Bentley"  It's a century-old obsession to find the right raw materials to build a car that is fit for both king and race car driver - perfectly luxurious and perfectly fast. The Bentley Motor Company has built common raw ingredients into their signature Mulsanne, an engineering achievement made possible by aluminum, leather, iron, wood and pigment. D
7:00 pm 
Life On Fire  "Phoenix Temple"  Around the Masaya Volcano in Nicaragua, life has struggled for thousands of years to re-emerge from the ashes. Underground, vampire and other bat species have colonized the miles of tunnels created by hot flowing magma. In the crater, parakeets and vultures have made nests on cliffs exposed to toxic gases. D
8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL
9:00 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, who's really at fault for the botched rollout of the new health exchanges? Developers pointed fingers on Capitol Hill and tonight NBR will ask a former White House Health Care Advisor if he thinks the problems can be fixed. And, NBR will meet Wall Street's new sheriff, responsible for numerous new bank fines and find out how he's changing the way some big institutions do business. D
9:30 pm 
Journal   NULL
10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL
11:00 pm 
Raw to Ready  "Bentley"  It's a century-old obsession to find the right raw materials to build a car that is fit for both king and race car driver - perfectly luxurious and perfectly fast. The Bentley Motor Company has built common raw ingredients into their signature Mulsanne, an engineering achievement made possible by aluminum, leather, iron, wood and pigment. D

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