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January 29, 2012
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4:00 am 
Inside Out  "The Magic of the Mind"  Psychology touches virtually every aspect of our lives. Many of its current themes can be traced back to questions that have confronted scholars throughout history. But today the study of behavior, thoughts and feelings is bolstered by new scientific tools and approaches. D

4:30 am 
Inside Out  "Endless Questions"  It's our nature to ask questions about ourselves and the world around us. But finding answers requires more than intuition and common sense. This lesson asks the question, Does happiness lead to good health? then probes for answers using the multiple methods at a researcher's disposal: case study, survey, naturalistic observation, correlational studies and controlled experiments. D

5:00 am 
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood  "Environment"  Marine botanist Sylvia Earle shows Mister Rogers some of the ocean's wonders as they snorkel together off the Florida Keyes. D

5:30 am 
Curious George  "Trader George/One in a Million Chameleon"  Trader George - George has a new hobby - collecting interestingly shaped sticks with his squeaky, rolling cart. When he encounters Allie selling fresh apple cider, he trades his cart for a gallon, but later regrets his decision. He offers to trade a jar of sauerkraut to Allie in return for the cart, but Allie already traded it to Vicki. D

6:00 am 
Wild Kratts  "Flight of the Draco"  While on a mission to discover the secret of the Draco lizard's gliding abilities, Martin and Chris uncover an evil plot by fashion designer, Donita Donata. She has been capturing these amazing creatures with a plan to make them part of her new Fall collection. It's the Wild Kratts team to the rescue! Science Concept: Gliding, Gravity. D

6:30 am 
Peep and the Big Wide World/Pocoyo  "Things That Go Peep in the Night/Mud Muddle"  Things that Go Peep in the Night - Was the thing that woke up Quack a monster . or was it a dream? Chirp stays up all night to see what she can see-or, rather, hear-in the dark. Mud Muddle - Beaver Boy is determined to surprise his parents by building a dam all by himself . D

7:00 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Minnie Meerkat/Leaves"  Minnie Meerkat - Sally and Nick are planning to camp out in the backyard, but there are some scary noises out there! Not to worry, The Cat's friend Minnie Meerkat can teach them all about camping safe. Off to Peekaboo Plains where a group of meerkats show them how they make their camp safe every night. Now Sally and Nick know what to do to feel safe in the backyard. D

7:30 am 
Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps  "Angelina and the Dragon Dance/Angelina's Opera"  Angelina and the Dragon Dance - Viki wants to perform a dragon dance with her partners for a school assignment. Her friends, however, have another idea and are too busy to listen to her. When Viki finally gets the chance to show them the celebratory dance from San Fran-cheese-co, her friends become inspired to perform the best dragon dance ever! Angelina's Opera - It's time for Chipping Cheddar's annual Cheese Day celebration and Angelina's class gets to present the cheese-related history to the whole town. D

8:00 am 
Bob the Builder  "Fun at Work"  Scoop the Artist - Today's job is to build a new wing on the museum, before the grand exhibition opening. At the museum, Scoop decides he wants to be a great artist too! Scoop asks David, the artist, to teach him how to paint! At the museum, Bob wonders where Scoop is - they really need his help to get finished before the grand opening! As it was getting dark, Scoop rushes to the Supplier's Yard only to find it shut! He wanted to be an artist as well as a digger, but he didn't actually paint anything! Back at the museum, Bob asks Scoop to dig some flowerbeds. Scoop works extra fast, to make up for being out so long! When they are done, Scoop and David survey the work. D

8:30 am 
Franny's Feet  "Jumbo Hi Jinx/Princess Tia"  A) Franny lands in the African savannah, where she meets Solly and Molly, two elephants who can't get along. When Franny falls into a hole, the elephants realize they must stop competing with each other, and they learn what cooperation is all about. In Franny's Treasures, viewers match animals with the sounds they make. D

9:00 am 
Thomas & Friends  "Happy Engines"  Henry's Happy Coal - Henry is given a special of taking a very important visitor around Sodor. When Henry visits the Steam Works he is teased by 'Arry and Bert for needing to use special coal. Henry wants be like the rest of the Steamies and use normal coal instead of his special coal. D

9:30 am 
Dialogue  "Reporters' Roundup 1/26/2012"  This week on Dialogue, host Joan Cartan-Hansen will be joined by two of the state's newspaper editorial writers for this month's Reporter Round up. The guests will look at what's making news in their parts of the state and how things in the state capitol are playing back home. Cartan-Hansen's guests this week are Kevin Richert, editorial page editor, The Idaho Statesman and Corey Taule, editorial page editor, The Idaho Falls Post Register. Greg Hahn, host of Idaho Reports will also join the panel.G

10:00 am 
Idaho Reports 2012   Idaho Public Television's weekly coverage of the Idaho Legislature with host Greg Hahn begins. The one-hour show continues through adjournment.G

11:00 am 
To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe   Hillary Clinton Wants Out Of Politics: Clinton says she is ready to step off "the high wire of American politics." New Regulations On School Lunches: First Lady Michelle Obama supports new regulations to offer healthy lunches in schools while opponents worry about the involvement of government in school food. Tammy Baldwin For Senate: Rep. D

11:30 am 

12:00 pm 
Closer to Truth  "What Is God Like?"  What can we know about God? The easy answer is "nothing": God is not like anything. But that's not good enough. If there is a God, God must have traits. D

12:30 pm 
Sewing with Nancy  "Fast and Fleecy Accessories, Part 2"  Warm and cozy projects for your home are quick to stitch-and no fitting! Accessorize your home with fleecy projects, creating fast-to-sew blankets, pillows, and much more. These projects, which can easily be made in an evening, are ideal for first time sewists and stitchers. D

1:00 pm 
Quilting Arts  "New Styles for Quilt Designs"  Art quilting can take on so many forms, from an emphasis on mixed-media to embellishments or unusual piecing. This episode explores two different styles for making contemporary quilts. First up are piecing techniques from Jean Wells, who shows how to achieve gentle curves, narrow inserts, and detail piecing in your art quilts. D

1:30 pm 
Hometime  "Exterior Harmony: Siding"  The new landscape bridge is ready for railings and a beautiful set of steps as the new home gets a complete system of siding, soffits, fascia and trim. D

2:00 pm 
Woodsmith Shop  "Table Saw Secrets: Box Joints"  Master this classic joinery technique. We fire up the table saw to show you the step-by-step techniques to building perfect box joint boxes - from making your own thin stock to cutting flawless-fitting joints on the table saw. D

2:30 pm 
This Old House  "Barrington Project, Part 1 of 10"  The THIS OLD HOUSE crew opens the Barrington, Rhode Island, project aboard the motor sailor Liberty bound for the Ocean State via scenic Narragansett Bay. On Barrington Beach, homeowner Geoff Allen shows master carpenter Norm Abram and host Kevin O'Connor why they bought their 1925 modified cape - not for its 1950s and 1970s-era additions, but for the outstanding location. Inside, his wife, Michelle Forcier, shows Kevin that the kitchen has not been remodeled in decades, and how they hope to remove everything that is outdated and open up the new space to the beautiful water views. D

3:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Reusing Water from a Washing Machine; Maintaining Small Gasoline Engines"  Host Kevin O'Connor and landscape contractor Roger Cook examine ways to save water when irrigating. Meanwhile, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey heads to San Francisco to install an irrigation system that reuses water from a washing machine. Back in the loft, Richard shows Kevin some toilets that are also designed for hand washing. D

3:30 pm 
Growing a Greener World  "Gardening in a Waterwise Way"  With climate change and a global water crisis, conserving this precious resource is more important than ever. Gardeners typically waste over 50% of what water they use for outdoor irrigation. In this episode we meet author and waterwise expert, Nan Sterman in her own backyard to learn how to use less and still have a beautiful garden and landscape, no matter where you live. D

4:00 pm 
Moyers & Company   For years, high-ranking administration officials have spun through the revolving door between the White House and American big business. But how have they influenced the regulation of industries from which they came -- and American democracy as a result? This weekend, continuing our sharp multi-episode focus on the intersection of money and politics, Moyers & Company explores the tight connection between Wall Street and the White House with David Stockman, former budget director for President Reagan. Currently a businessman who says he was "taken to the woodshed" for telling the truth about the administration's tax policies, Stockman speaks candidly with Bill Moyers about how money dominates politics, distorting free markets and endangering democracy. D

5:00 pm 
William and Mary   Rick tries to find the right opportunity to tell Mary about his relationship with Molly. William's mother dies and he is shocked to discover the extent of her wealth. And Mary's ex-partner unexpectedly turns up on her doorstep.G

6:00 pm 
NOVA  "Mystery of a Masterpiece"  In October 2009, a striking portrait of a young woman in Renaissance dress makes world news headlines. Originally sold two years before for around $20,000, the portrait is now thought to be an undiscovered masterwork by Leonardo da Vinci worth more than $100 million. NOVA meets a new breed of experts who are approaching "cold case" art mysteries as they deploy new techniques to combat the multi-billion dollar criminal market in stolen and fraudulent art.G

7:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Winter Survival"  The Idaho Mountain Search and Rescue Unit makes a dramatic rescue of a hypothermic skier. Then, the program demonstrates how to build snow shelters and fires in winter conditions.G

7:30 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Zumwalt Cooperation, Nature Sound Recordings, Silver Falls State Park"  John Hartog heads into the countryside with a microphone and recording deck to capture the natural sounds of wild Oregon. Studies at the Nature Conservancy's Zumwalt Prairie Preserve show low to moderate grazing does not harm survival of ground nesting birds.G

8:00 pm 
Himalaya with Michael Palin  "Roof of the World"  Taking the high road to Lhasa, Palin seeks to see for himself what the Chinese have done to Tibet. From the Potala Palace to the great monasteries of Tashi Lhunpo and Sera, he sees religion is once again tolerated, while the old Tibetan centre of the city is being torn down to be replaced with shopping malls and nightclubs. He also learns how to milk a yak, makes cheese with a nomad family, and travels to the summer horse festival in Yushu. Part 4 of 6G

9:00 pm 
Masterpiece Classic  "Downton Abbey (S2 E4)"  In the climactic battle of the war, Matthew and William go over the top to an uncertain fate. Vera plays a cruel endgame with Bates and Anna, forcing Lady Mary to consider using her connection with Sir Richard Carlisle to save her family from dishonor. Daisy faces the severest test of her life. Part 4 of 7G

10:00 pm 
New Tricks  "End of the Line"  DNA tests on a man arrested in connection with a warehouse robbery establish his innocence but link him directly to an unnamed vagrant who was strangled on a subway train 15 years earlier, causing UCOS to reopen the original case.G

11:00 pm 
Stephen Tompkinson Australian Balloon Adventure   The competition reaches its conclusion at Canowindra's Balloon Challenge, but for crew members, the weeks of training could count for nothing if the wind isn't on their side.G

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