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January 29, 2019
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7:30 am 
Ready Jet Go!  "A Visit from Uncle Zucchini/Mindy's Weather Report"  A Visit from Uncle Zucchini - Celery's brother, Zucchini, and his pet, Moonbeam, decide to visit the Propulsions, but get lost along the way. The kids have to figure out where on Earth he is. As it turns out, Uncle Zucchini never made it to Earth, but has landed on a place that sort of resembles Earth - Titan, Saturn's largest moon! Titan has Earth-like features such as oceans, mountains, and an atmosphere. D
8:00 am 
Let's Go Luna!  "Bob The Plant/Aren't We A Pair?"  In Cairo, Leo's plant "Bob" isn't doing well. Leo must find out what's wrong and save Bob! / When Carmen chases after her hamster in Cairo, she makes friends with a girl who helps her see that Egypt is not as ancient or unfamiliar as she thought. D
8:30 am 
Pinkalicious & Peterrific  "Gnome More Nonsense/Space Dancing"  Pinkalicious and Peter are thrilled when they discover Norman the Garden Gnome living in their backyard. He is great at keeping the bunnies away from their flowers, but he's not so great at playing pretend. It's up to Pinkalicious to show Norman that using your imagination can be both helpful and fun! Pinkalicious and her friends are putting on a dance show, but Peter gets discouraged when he keeps making mistakes. D
9:00 am 
Peg + Cat  "The Peanut Problem/More Adventures of Robin Hood"  The Peanut Problem - George Washington Carver's Laboratory. George Washington Carver will have a total of one hundred peanut-based inventions - if Peg and Cat can catch the tiny tricksters who keep swiping them. Primary Content: Counting in the 90s Secondary Content: Counting by 10s. D
9:30 am 
Splash and Bubbles  "Gush's White Whale/Exreme Clean"  Gush travels with the kids to the Arctic Ocean to finally find the mysterious "horned whale," which has eluded him for a long time. As it turns out, what they see is not really a "horned whale," but a narwhal. / After hearing that a great white shark has a toothache, Splash and friends enlist Denny to help, not realizing that in the world of cleaner shrimp cleaning the teeth of the great white shark is a revered accomplishment. D
10:00 am 
Sesame Street  "The Wheel Deal"  Nina cleans out the bike shop and Oscar wants everything for his trash collection. The Three Pigs Movers figure out how to use wheels to help them move the heavy stuff over to Oscar's can. D
10:30 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Jump!/Slow Down for Sloths"  Jump! - Nick and Sally can't jump high enough to get their balloon that is stuck up in a tree. Good thing The Cat knows some of the best jumpers ever! Off they go to Jumpalaroo to learn how to jump from nature's masters: grasshoppers, a kangaroo, and even a flea! Slow Down for Sloths - Nick and Sally are trying to draw a picture of a butterfly but can't get close enough to see it. Cat takes them to meet Onslow the Sloth, who teaches the kids that when you slow down, the world comes to you. D
11:00 am 
Dinosaur Train  "What's at the Center of the Earth? Layers!/What's at the Center of the Earth? Fossils!"  "What's at the Center of the Earth? Layers!" -- The Conductor takes the Pteranodon family on a very special journey on a new invention - the Drill Engine Train - in search of the perfect spot for a new Underground Dinosaur Train Station! Don is THRILLED to be venturing into the BIGGEST HOLE THE EARTH HAS EVER KNOWN! Shiny is nervous to be underground, until they meet a new friend (a Mesozoic Mole named NATASHA NECROLESTES), who teaches them all about the different layers of the Earth. Story A Educational Objectives: The Earth has several layers - the crust (a thin, solid outermost layer), the mantle (the deeper, denser layer), and the core (the super dense center that's as hot as the sun). Also, a Necrolestes is a type of Mesozoic mole. D
11:30 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Daniel And Miss Elaina Play Rocketship/Daniel Plays At The Castle"  Daniel and Miss Elaina Play Rocketship - Daniel has come to play with Miss Elaina today! They decide to play "outer space," but Miss Elaina gets upset when her cardboard telescope and spaceship accidentally break. Lady Elaine helps the friends see that they can still have fun together, even without the toys - because they're friends! They use their imaginations to keep playing, which is just as much fun! Daniel Plays at the Castle - Daniel is visiting Prince Wednesday and the boys are excited to explore Prince Wednesday's rock collection. Daniel is saddened when Prince Wednesday tells him the rocks are too delicate to play with. D
12:00 pm 
Super Why!  "Tilden The Caterpillar"  Princess Pea has found a cocoon in her yard and can't wait for it to turn into a butterfly, but it's taking so long! To find out why, the Super Readers jump into the e-book Tilden the Caterpillar where they meet a little caterpillar in a big hurry. They'll have to help him prepare to transform into a butterfly. Educational Objectives: To learn that it's hard to be patient, but it's worth the wait. D
12:30 pm 
Splash and Bubbles  "Gush's White Whale/Exreme Clean"  Gush travels with the kids to the Arctic Ocean to finally find the mysterious "horned whale," which has eluded him for a long time. As it turns out, what they see is not really a "horned whale," but a narwhal. / After hearing that a great white shark has a toothache, Splash and friends enlist Denny to help, not realizing that in the world of cleaner shrimp cleaning the teeth of the great white shark is a revered accomplishment. D
1:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "The Wheel Deal"  Nina cleans out the bike shop and Oscar wants everything for his trash collection. The Three Pigs Movers figure out how to use wheels to help them move the heavy stuff over to Oscar's can. D
1:30 pm 
Pinkalicious & Peterrific  "Gnome More Nonsense/Space Dancing"  Pinkalicious and Peter are thrilled when they discover Norman the Garden Gnome living in their backyard. He is great at keeping the bunnies away from their flowers, but he's not so great at playing pretend. It's up to Pinkalicious to show Norman that using your imagination can be both helpful and fun! Pinkalicious and her friends are putting on a dance show, but Peter gets discouraged when he keeps making mistakes. D
2:00 pm 
Let's Go Luna!  "Bob The Plant/Aren't We A Pair?"  In Cairo, Leo's plant "Bob" isn't doing well. Leo must find out what's wrong and save Bob! / When Carmen chases after her hamster in Cairo, she makes friends with a girl who helps her see that Egypt is not as ancient or unfamiliar as she thought. D
2:30 pm 
Curious George  "Mulch Ado About Nothing/What Goes Up"  Mulch Ado About Nothing - The secret to Bill's amazing garden is the compost he uses to feed his plants. George tries to make his own compost, but soon discovers that he's made a stinky mess! The Renkins teach George that proper compost consists of dirt, water, and air with only certain foods (no meat or dairy). In the city, George sees that the plants in the apartment need food. D
3:00 pm 
Ready Jet Go!  "A Visit from Uncle Zucchini/Mindy's Weather Report"  A Visit from Uncle Zucchini - Celery's brother, Zucchini, and his pet, Moonbeam, decide to visit the Propulsions, but get lost along the way. The kids have to figure out where on Earth he is. As it turns out, Uncle Zucchini never made it to Earth, but has landed on a place that sort of resembles Earth - Titan, Saturn's largest moon! Titan has Earth-like features such as oceans, mountains, and an atmosphere. D
3:30 pm 
Nature Cat  "Breezy Rider/Swamp Thing"  Breezy Rider - Nature Cat and his pals are enjoying a windy day by flying kites in the park. But the merriment takes a turn when a strong gust of wind blows Squeeks' kite up into the sky with Squeeks still holding onto it! Nature Cat, Daisy and Hal snap to action, chasing the kite to get Squeeks, tally ho! Swamp Thing - Daisy is determined to find out once and for all if the legendary creature, Swamp Thing, is real or not. Squeeks, Hal, Daisy and a terrified Nature Cat head out to the swamp to investigate the sights, sounds and smells to get actual proof if Swamp Thing really exists. D
4:00 pm 
Science Trek  "Weather"  Host Joan Cartan-Hansen discusses weather and climate with meteorologists Vin Crosby and Robyn Heffernan. She also takes students inside the National Weather Service office to see how meteorologists collect the data they need to predict the weather.G
4:30 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Stuck On Sharks"  Martin and Chris are on a mission to uncover the secret life of the mysterious Great White Shark. They use Aviva's incredible Remora Rocketsub to "stick with" a female shark and soon learn that the giant predator of the sea actually has lots of challenges to contend with and that she could help them discover something that no one has ever seen before - the birth of Great White shark pups. But when Gourmand sniffs around looking for ingredients for his Shark Fin Soup recipe, the Wild Kratts team must help rescue their new friend. D
5:00 pm 
Odd Squad  "6:00 to 6:05"  6:00 to 6:05 - In this half-hour episode, dinosaurs break out of the dinosaur room in headquarters and Olive and Otto must travel back in time to save the day. Curriculum: Measurement; telling time on an analog clock. D
5:30 pm 
5:56 pm 
NewsHour Promo   NULL
6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   PBS NEWSHOUR provides live coverage of President Trump's State of the Union Address.M
7:00 pm 
Finding Your Roots  "Dreaming of a New Land"  Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores with Marisa Tomei, Sheryl Sandberg and Kal Penn the tremendous challenges faced by their immigrant forebears. From Italy, Russia and India to America, their histories show success could take generations to achieve. D
8:00 pm 
Chaplains  "2 of 2"  CHAPLAINS takes the viewer into the dynamic world of chaplains - men and women who represent their own particular faith tradition, but are trained to be of comfort and support to everyone - religious or not. Part 2 of 2G
9:00 pm 
Surviving The Dust Bowl: American Experience   They were called "Black Blizzards," dark clouds reaching miles into the sky, churning millions of tons of dirt into torrents of destruction. For ten years beginning in 1930, dust storms ravaged the parched and overplowed southern plains, turning bountiful wheat fields into desert. Disease, hardship and death followed, yet the majority of people stayed on, steadfastly refusing to give up on the land and a way of life. D
10:00 pm 
Frontline  "The Gang Crackdown"  Investigate a slew of killings linked to the MS-13 gang and the crackdown that swept up immigrant teens. Some 25 bodies have surfaced since 2016. Law enforcement is trying to stop the gang, but some teens have been unlawfully detained in the process. D
11:00 pm 
Amanpour and Company   Tonight on Amanpour and Company: Bob Menendez, U.S. Senate Democrat; Francisco Sucre, Member, Venezuelan National Assembly; Barbara Res, Former Executive Vice President, Trump Organization and Mia Love, Former U.S. House Republican. D
7:30 am 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Queensland, Australia"  Sun-washed beaches, chic beachside towns, cliffs and rainforests and one of the seven natural wonders of the world, The Great Barrier Reef, Queensland is the ultimate outdoor adventure. We begin north of Brisbane along the sunshine coast, exploring sand dune covered islands, coastal towns and parks. Then we fly north to Cairns, the gateway to the coral, multicolored sea life and azure waters of the Great Barrier Reef. D
8:00 am 
In The Americas with David Yetman  "Mexico City: 600 Years of Urban Glory"  Six centuries ago the Aztec capital city of Tenochtitl√ɬ°n, now Mexico City, was the world's grandest urban center and its market the world's busiest. Now home to more than 20 million souls, Mexico City's museums, monuments, galleries, public celebrations, and vast ethnic mix reflect its past and present glories, and make it Latin America's most vibrant city. D
8:30 am 
Lidia's Kitchen  "Starring Olive Oil"  Olive oil is an essential staple in every Italian home. It's the easiest way to add flavor to any soup, and Lidia shows you how when making cannellini bean and lentil soup. Olive oil is also used in desserts, and she makes olive oil cake. D
9:00 am 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "Christmas In Switzerland"  During visits to Lausanne, Montreau and Basel, Joseph goes to see a Christmas ornament artist, samples Swiss culinary specialties, journeys to old St. Nick's village, and has a close encounter with Father Christmas himself.G
9:30 am 
Ciao Italia  "Sunday Sauce"  The secret to Sunday Sauce is the sauce, of course, and Mary Ann starts hers off with garden-fresh plum tomatoes, planted, weeded, and harvested from Guy's garden. While the sauce simmers, she makes her grandmother's fork-tender braciole, then adds sausage and meatballs. The only thing left is time for friends to visit while the sauce cooks to perfection. D
10:00 am 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Summer Cookout"  Test cook Dan Souza makes Julia perfect spice-rubbed chicken drumsticks on the grill. Equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top pick for baking peels, and test cook Erin McMurrer makes the ultimate New England baked beans. D
10:30 am 
GardenSMART   Create balance and structure in your garden. Your garden should compliment your house but how do you go about doing that? Join us as GardenSMART addresses this question with garden and landscape experts. D
11:00 am 
Songs at the Center   Artists: Shaun Booker and Sean Carney, Matty Monk, Kate Klim, and hosted by songwriter Eric Gnezda. Artist Bio: Shaun Booker and Sean Carney are a Columbus, Ohio-based blues duo that tours the world. Shaun, a native of the South, has deep family roots in the civil rights movement, which contribute to her passionate, defiant vocals. D
11:30 am 
Sun Studio Sessions  "Don Bryant"  Don Bryant began his music career by singing in a Memphis church at age 5 and grew up to serve as a staff songwriter for the legendary Hi Records Don Bryant's biggest hit came when, in 1970, he was linked up with Hi Records artist Ann Peebles and the two penned the classic "I Can't Stand the Rain." In this episode, Don shows off his soulful pipes on several songs including, "Don't Give Up on Love" and "A Nickel and a Nail.". D
12:00 pm 
Jens Jensen The Living Green   Narrated by Jens Jensen's great-granddaughter, Jensen Wheeler Wolfe, the multi-award winning documentary JENS JENSEN THE LIVING GREEN profiles the unsung pioneering landscape architect who became one of America's most influential urban designers and early conservationists - shaping the Midwest's physical and cultural landscape in an enduring way. Danish-born Jensen rose from immigrant street sweeper in the 1880s to "dean of American landscape architects," as The New York Times called him upon his death in 1951. When Jensen arrived in Chicago in 1885, it was one of the fastest growing cities in human history, and one of the least livable, especially for the working poor. D
1:00 pm 
AfroPop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange  "An American Ascent"  AN AMERICAN ASCENT documents the first African-American expedition to tackle Denali (aka Mt. McKinley, North America's highest peak), while shedding light on the complex relationship many African-Americans have with the outdoors. D
2:00 pm 
My Louisiana Love   The relationship between the oil industry and Native Americans in the Mississippi Delta is explored.G
3:00 pm 
Wyland's Art Studio  "Reef Fish Coral"  Wyland uses complementary colors and the technique of glazing to create the vibrant deep colors of this tropical underwater scene. D
3:30 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
4:00 pm 
Music City Roots Live from the Factory   Derek Hoke of Nashville brings smooth throwback country music, followed by Canadian folk rocker Lee Harvey Osmond. Grammy winning fiddler Mark O'Connor leads a family band. D
5:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   PBS NEWSHOUR provides live coverage of President Trump's State of the Union Address.M
6:00 pm 
NOVA  "Kilauea: Hawai'i On Fire"  Journey to Hawai'i's Kilauea volcano, which sent rivers of lava through communities and into the sea when it erupted in 2018. Join a group of scientists and locals investigating the spike in volcano activity that turned paradise into an inferno. D
7:00 pm 
Roger Payne: A Life Among Whales   This film presents the life and passion of biologist Roger Payne, who has dedicated his time to the research and recording of whales. D
8:00 pm 
Genius By Stephen Hawking  "Where Are We?"  Renowned scientist Stephen Hawking challenges three ordinary people to think like a genius. Can they measure the earth, the solar system and even the universe - and find our true place in the cosmos? Part 6 of 6G
9:00 pm 
Make48   Times up. It's time to pitch and present the product ideas to the panel of real industry judges. The judges will then deliberate behind closed doors (with cameras of course) and the three winners will be announced. D
9:30 pm 
Make48   The three winning ideas begin the challenging road to market. Prototypes are fine-tuned with industry design firms. Bugs are worked out and features improved all under the pressure of manufacturing challenges and ultimate retail price point. D
10:00 pm 
NOVA  "Kilauea: Hawai'i On Fire"  Journey to Hawai'i's Kilauea volcano, which sent rivers of lava through communities and into the sea when it erupted in 2018. Join a group of scientists and locals investigating the spike in volcano activity that turned paradise into an inferno. D
11:00 pm 
Roger Payne: A Life Among Whales   This film presents the life and passion of biologist Roger Payne, who has dedicated his time to the research and recording of whales. D
7:30 am 
Curious Traveler  "Curious San Miguel De Allende"  How did this UNESCO town in Mexico get such a curious name? And what do a duck and a dog have to do with it? Why are there so many grand mansions in such a small town? Why do postcards have to do with its soaring Gothic church? Why is there an art school in a former convent? And how did San Miguel de Allende become a magnet for retired American military on the G.I. Bill?. D
8:00 am 
A Craftsman's Legacy  "The Bicycle Maker"  Oh, the freedom of two wheels! Host Eric Gorges discovers how master bicycle maker, Stephen Bilenky, brazes bikes and has made a living for over 30 years doing exactly what he loves. D
8:30 am 
Woodsmith Shop  "Gentlemen's Dresser, Part 2"  The Craftsman storage piece wraps up with a detailed look at the doors, drawers, and the techniques for applying a great-looking finish. D
9:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Working with Nature for a Sustainable Landscape Design (Whidbey Island, WA)"  One designer's epic four-year project to create a stunning sustainable landscape that enhances the natural beauty of its island surroundings in Seattle's Puget Sound, all while leaving the lightest environmental footprint possible. D
9:30 am 
Make It Artsy  "The Space Around Us"  From wearables to home dec, the key to artful living is embellishing with art in every nook and cranny. Julie Fei Fan Balzer wears her art as translucent jewelry. Artist Kae Pea stretches her art skyward with a moonlight panel. D
10:00 am 
Best of Sewing with Nancy  "Fast and Fleecy Accessories, Part 2"  Learn how to make comfy fleece accessories using easy sewing techniques and simple pattern shapes. Accessories are made from various types of fleece and use a variety of seam finishes. Fleece has so many possibilities. D
10:30 am 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "A Spectacular View"  Bob Ross invites you to a quaint little mountain-top home with breathtaking view of distant snow-covered mountains. D
11:00 am 
Healthful Indian Flavors with Alamelu   Alamelu proves that "healthy can be delicious" as she makes salmon tikka kebabs, seasoned apple relish, vegetable quinoa, and bell peppers in lentil sauce. All of these recipes are gluten-free. D
11:30 am 
Julie Taboulie's Lebanese Kitchen  "Garden of Dreams"  In this sensational season opener of the series, Julie finds herself in a garden of dreams in Mama's Glorious Garden. This special place and special person, both serve as Julie's number one source of inspiration and ideas that influences her to create, cook and celebrate her impressive line-up of fresh, flavorful and fabulous Lebanese foods. From exquisite eggplant, vine-ripe ruby-red tomatoes and spectacular Swiss chard to bouquets of healthy herbs, perky peppers and purple potatoes, Julie showcases and shares some special Lebanese recipes in which all of the ingredients are sourced straight from Mama's home-grown garden. D
12:00 pm 
Connect with English  "True Love/Friendship"  Rebecca and Ramon exchange Christmas presents - and a kiss. Ramon suggests they spend New Year's together.G
12:30 pm 
Connect with English  "The Lost Boys/A Very Good Year"  Alex and Vincent go ice skating on their big night without telling anyone and Alex falls and hurts his ankle. The two boys go to a hospital whilst their families search everywhere for them.G
1:00 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "El Comienzo (The Beginning)"  This episode introduces numbers, how to ask directions, and basic phrases and questions one might use when getting to know someone.G
1:30 pm 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Perdido (Lost)"  This episode introduces school subjects, how the grading system works in Spanish secondary schools, and basic conversation about school, food, and traveling around Sevilla.G
2:00 pm 
Western Tradition  "The Death of the Old Regime"  In France, the old order collapses under the attacks of revolutionists and the burden of its own weaknesses.G
2:30 pm 
Western Tradition  "The French Revolution"  Liberty, fraternity, equality - must they be won by total war and revolutionary terror?G
3:00 pm 
Unfinished Nation  "Right Turn"  Politics and diplomacy after Watergate. The Ford custodianship. The trials of Jimmy Carter. Iranian hostage crisis. The rise of the new American right: the Sunbelt and its politics, religious revivalism, tax revolt. The campaign of 1980. The Reagan revolution: supply-side economics, fiscal crisis, international relations, election of 1984. Waning of the Cold War. The Bush presidency; the Gulf War.G
3:30 pm 
Unfinished Nation  "World of Uncertainty"  Launching the Clinton presidency; the Republican resurgence. Election of 1996. Clinton, triumphant and embattled; impeachment and acquittal. Contested election of 2000. Economic growth in the 1980s and 1990s, downturn in 2000s. Globalization and its perils. America's changing and more diverse society. The world scene. A new era?.G
4:00 pm 
SciGirls  "Butterfly Diaries"  Mimi and her friends explore a Minnesota milkweed patch, counting monarchs to help scientists track the butterfly population. These SciGirls then raise monarch caterpillars, and use a video diary to capture their metamorphosis into butterflies. D
4:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "Money Math - Who Needs It?"  Math is a true building block in the business of your life. Whether you are calculating the tip on the restaurant bill, making change at your lemonade stand, or figuring out how to quickly grow your savings, it's all about the math in money. Visit with a handbag designer and meet students who are helping to save the environment. D
5:00 pm 
On Story  "A Conversation with Marta Kauffman"  Marta Kauffman takes viewers into that unforgettable New York apartment and talks about how the phenomenon of Friends came to be, the universal appeal of Grace and Frankie, and working with the network versus Netflix. D
5:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "A Perfect Score"  While enjoying a little R & R in Solaria, Hacker is delighted to see Wicked, who is also on vacation-but she's not alone! She's partnered with Nug Grommet, the handsome cyber-surfing champion in a dance contest. Turning even greener with jealousy, Hacker enters the contest to prove his superiority. Only there's one small problem-who can he coerce into being his partner? Enter the CyberSquad. D
6:00 pm 
Best of Sewing with Nancy  "Fast and Fleecy Accessories, Part 2"  Learn how to make comfy fleece accessories using easy sewing techniques and simple pattern shapes. Accessories are made from various types of fleece and use a variety of seam finishes. Fleece has so many possibilities. D
6:30 pm 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "A Spectacular View"  Bob Ross invites you to a quaint little mountain-top home with breathtaking view of distant snow-covered mountains. D
7:00 pm 
Food Flirts  "Pastrami Meets Ramen"  Join the sisters as they learn how artisan pastrami is crafted, take a ramen noodle and broth-making lesson, teach viewers about the Jewish comfort food noodle kugel and then give birth to the pastrami ramen noodle kugel.G
7:30 pm 
Kevin Belton's New Orleans Kitchen  "Java Jive"  Coffee marinated beef roast with red eye gravy; BBQ ribs with a sweet coffee rub; Coffee ice cream. D
8:00 pm 
A Craftsman's Legacy  "The Bicycle Maker"  Oh, the freedom of two wheels! Host Eric Gorges discovers how master bicycle maker, Stephen Bilenky, brazes bikes and has made a living for over 30 years doing exactly what he loves. D
8:30 pm 
Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope  "Taiwan Naturally"  From its serpentine coastline and towering mountains to its verdant forests and remote offshore islands, Taiwan's natural beauty is surprising. Yet, while it may be far from what the casual visitors expects, Taiwan's nine national parks and 13 national scenic areas have much to attract and mesmerize the nature lover. In this Taiwan adventure Joseph climbs into the mountains to explore the country's forested sanctuaries replete with soothing hot springs, he harvests the riches of the seas with a local chef and joins Taiwanese and foreigners alike at a great bird watching contest. D
9:00 pm 
Beyond Your Backyard  "Colonial Williamsburg, VA"  Beyond Your Backyard goes back in time and learns about American life in Colonial Williamsburg. Erik The Travel Guy steps into the shoes of an early American settler in this historic triangle where he takes up arms and learns all about the proper way to fire a musket, ax-throwing, the honest slave story, and how to make delicious ginger biscuits. D
9:30 pm 
Martha Bakes  "Magnificent Meringues"  Learn the foundation for three different meringue-based desserts: meringue wreath with jewel-like sugared berries, chocolate angel food cake with a decadent milk chocolate frosting, and almond dacquoise bombes. D
10:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Mexican Dinner Party"  In this episode, Bridget and Julia uncover the secrets to the ultimate tamales with red chicken chili, and then, test cook Dan Souza makes Julia perfect chorizo and potato tacos. D
10:30 pm 
No Passport Required  "Chicago"  Chef Marcus Samuelsson visits the city's longstanding Mexican community - the second-largest in the U.S. - to learn about its heritage and cuisine. He tastes tacos de cecina and grilled nopales, and learns the secrets of mole sauce from a master. D
11:30 pm 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Uzbekistan"  Rudy travels the Silk Road in this country that is an emerging economy in Central Asia. He finds eye-popping centuries-old mosques that were restored during Soviet occupation of the country. He joins friends for the preparation of the national dish, plov, and visits a family in a yurt on a desert plain.G
8:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL
9:00 am 
Glaciers of the Winds   Glaciers of the Winds is a one-hour documentary on the science, exploration, and retreat of the glaciers in the Wind River Mountains of Wyoming. WyomingPBS looks at the big picture of how receding alpine glaciers will affect the ecosystem, municipalities, farmers, and ranchers downstream. D
10:00 am 
Amanpour and Company   Tonight on Amanpour and Company: Sean McFate, author, The New Rules of War and Gen. Stanley McChrystal, Former Commander of NATO/U.S. D
11:00 am 
Great Decisions In Foreign Policy  "Walled Off: Global Migration"  Migration has become a hot political issue in Europe and the U.S. as hundreds of thousands of people fleeing conflict and poverty try to find sanctuary in more stable nations. Despite the heated rhetoric, migration is nothing new - previous migration waves have helped shape the world we live in. D
11:30 am 
Asia Insight   NULL
12:00 pm 
In Money We Trust?   In Money We Trust? is a one-hour documentary answering the question, "what is money?" In Money We Trust? explains how money provides a shared measure of value that facilitates trade and cooperation between strangers. Throughout history, trustworthy money has fueled human achievement-from the emergence of philosophy to the high-tech revolution. Also explored is the devastation that can occur when inflation or other instability causes money not to be trusted. D
1:00 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
1:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Jim Lehrer"  NULL
2:00 pm 
Life on the Line  "Love for Lexi"  Sixteen-year-old Alexis never woke up for school one morning. Weeks earlier she was added to the heart transplant list when doctors diagnosed her with a rare form of heart disease. But Alexis's heart stopped much sooner than doctors anticipated and now her family woke up to a living nightmare. D
2:30 pm 
Stories from the Stage  "Stand Up"  Tonight's tellers share those moments when they stood up, spoke out, and changed everything. Andy Vargas takes his political activism door-to-door. Katie Liesener discovers how compassion can cross the language barrier. D
3:00 pm 
Amanpour and Company   Tonight on Amanpour and Company: Sean McFate, author, The New Rules of War and Gen. Stanley McChrystal, Former Commander of NATO/U.S. D
4:00 pm 
4:30 pm 
DW News   NULL
5:00 pm 
The Salinas Project   One hour south of the wealthy Silicon Valley, and 20 minutes east of the affluent Carmel area, sits the city of Salinas. On the east side of Salinas, in the predominantly Latino neighborhood known as Alisal, poverty, deplorable housing conditions and gang violence are a part of daily life.The film shines a light on the problems in East Salinas and highlights the successes of this often marginalized community. In the face of adversity, the young people of Salinas strive to improve their social and economic realities by educating themselves and changing their lives, one generation at a time.G
6:00 pm 
Heart of the World: Colorado's National Parks  "Episode Three"  Humans are an important part of the story of Colorado's National Parks. Some used the abundant natural resources to make it home. Others used ingenious methods to adapt to the harsh environments. Still others recognized the wonder of these places and sought to preserve them for future generations. The common denominator for humans across cultures - and through time - is the power the National Parks of Colorado have on the human spirit. Part 3 of 3G
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 
Dialogue  "Jim Lehrer"  NULL
8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   PBS NEWSHOUR provides live coverage of President Trump's State of the Union Address.M
9:00 pm 
9:30 pm 
The Day   NULL
10:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "Detroit 48202"  Examines the rise, demise, and contested resurgence of the City of Detroit through the lens of African-American mail carrier, Wendell Watkins, and the committed community he faithfully served for thirty years. The films listen in on his conversations with his customers - the resilient Detroiters who share stories of resistance: pushing back against racial segregation in housing; challenging industrial and political disinvestment; and living on reduced pensions as a result of the 2014 municipal bankruptcy. The Detroiters also share stories of hope and propose creative ways to re-imagine an inclusive, productive, equitable and re-invigorated city. D
11:30 pm 
Grooming A Generation   A reading program run by a small group of African-American barbers near Detroit in Ypsilanti, Michigan encourages their young customers to read to them during a haircut. For their efforts the boys get a two dollar refund, and the barbers get the satisfaction of improving their clients' reading skills. D
7:30 am 
Arthur  "Postcards from Buster, Parts I & II"  Postcards from Buster, Part I - Buster's going to New York City to meet his dad Bo, and the Reads are coming with him! He's thrilled . but won't his mom cry day and night, missing him? Luckily, Bitzi gives Buster a special present at the airport that will let him share his exciting trip with her -- a video camera! Postcards from Buster, Part II - In this special episode combining live-action and animation, the gang goes on a whirlwind tour of New York. As D.W. D
8:00 am 
Martha Speaks  "Dogs In Space/Dogs from Space"  Dogs in Space - Mrs. Clusky asks the class to present projects on the solar system, but TD finds himself distracted by comic books. Can he save the Planet of the Dogs from evil space cats and still get his homework in on time? Vocabulary: (E) planet, star, solar system, constellation, orbit (I) sun, moon, earth, space, spaceship. Dogs from Space - Inspired by TD's comic about the Planet of the Dogs, Martha has a dream about what life would be like as an alien space dog. D
8:30 am 
Peg + Cat  "Richard The Third/The Lemonade Problem"  Richard The Third - The Purple Planet. At Richard's family's highly competitive annual picnic, Peg and Cat try to help Richard achieve his dream of not coming in third in every single event. The Lemonade Problem - Peg's Neighborhood. D
9:00 am 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Flower Power/Snowman's Land"  Flower Power - Sally's mom has a cold, so Sally wants to pick her some colorful flowers to make her feel better. The Cat in the Hat takes Nick and Sally to the forest of Flora-Fah-Zoom where they meet three different creatures that all depend on flowers to live. Sally decides to make her mother a picture of their adventure in Flora-Fah-Zoom instead of picking a flower that animals need in order to survive. D
9:30 am 
Splash and Bubbles  "The Sand Is Grand/The Treasure Trove"  When Splash and his friends are playing at the sandy bed, they find a parrotfish munching on some coral and helping to create the sandy bed on which they're playing, because parrotfish produce sand from their bodies after they eat. / When Bubbles gets trapped in a treasure chest, Splash and his friends can't get her out. Luckily she's not alone when they discover Wave in there, who they think is also stuck until he show that being an invertebrate means he can squeeze even tiny spaces. D
10:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Martian Mission"  Martians have landed on Sesame Street to find out what Earth people are like. Elmo shows them around and helps them learn that people come in lots of sizes, their skin comes in lots of colors, and people speak lots of languages. The Martians also learn that even though there are many kinds of people, anyone can be friends!. D
10:30 am 
Super Why!  "The Princess and the Pea"  It's the Annual Junior Princess Competition, and Princess Pea is worried she won't be able to pass the test and win her very own Golden Crown! The Super Readers soar into the fairytale adventure of the Princess and the Pea, and learn all about Princess Priscilla - Princess Pea's mother - and her Princess test. Princess Priscilla surprises everyone with her quick thinking, and inspires Princess Pea to follow in her mother's footsteps. Educational Objectives: To learn about thinking things through. D
11:00 am 
Clifford The Big Red Dog  "Leaf of Absence/Nobody's Perfect"  Leaf of Absence - T-Bone asks Clifford to keep an eye on a pile of leaves he has collected, but Clifford simply can't resist jumping into them. When the wind picks up, Clifford realizes he hasn't taken his responsibility seriously enough. Clifford spends the afternoon re-collecting the pile, and T-Bone is truly grateful when he returns to see his leaves are okay. D
11:30 am 
Caillou  "Caillou The Brave"  Caillou's Camel Ride: Caillou is afraid to go on a camel ride after Leo tells him camels are mean and they like to spit! At the zoo, Caillou tries everything he can think of to avoid the camels. When Mommy and Daddy finally catch on to Caillou's hesitation, they insist he doesn't have to ride a camel, but should at least see a real camel and decide for himself. As Caillou learns about the camel from its trainer, he feels better and finally decides to take that camel ride. D
12:00 pm 
Sid The Science Kid  "The Perfect Pancake"  Sid wants to know how his Grandma always makes perfect pancakes. They're never too squishy or burnt. At school, Sid makes an important discovery -- heat changes things! This lesson reveals the secret of Grandma's pancakes: she heats them on the stove for the perfect amount of time . D
12:30 pm 
WordWorld  "Think in the Rink/X Marks The Spot"  Think in the Rink - Duck and Dog want to join Sheep and Frog in their ice skating show. Although Frog warns Duck and Dog to be careful as they practice, the enthusiastic duo gets carried away and carelessly break the ice skating rink. Will Duck and Dog think up a good solution to the problem before the show begins? X Marks the Spot - Duck must search high and low for his letter X that has gone missing. D
1:00 pm 
Peep and the Big Wide World (Apt)  "Save It for Later/The Red Ballmoon"  NULL
1:30 pm 
Splash and Bubbles  "The Sand Is Grand/The Treasure Trove"  When Splash and his friends are playing at the sandy bed, they find a parrotfish munching on some coral and helping to create the sandy bed on which they're playing, because parrotfish produce sand from their bodies after they eat. / When Bubbles gets trapped in a treasure chest, Splash and his friends can't get her out. Luckily she's not alone when they discover Wave in there, who they think is also stuck until he show that being an invertebrate means he can squeeze even tiny spaces. D
2:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Martian Mission"  Martians have landed on Sesame Street to find out what Earth people are like. Elmo shows them around and helps them learn that people come in lots of sizes, their skin comes in lots of colors, and people speak lots of languages. The Martians also learn that even though there are many kinds of people, anyone can be friends!. D
2:30 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Line Leader Daniel/Neighborhood Jobs"  Line Leader Daniel: The children are getting new classroom jobs at school. Daniel really wants to be line leader! When he doesn't get the job he wanted, Daniel is disappointed. Soon he learns that all of the jobs are necessary to keep the classroom running smoothly. D
3:00 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Duckling Goes Home/Daniel Feels Left Out"  Duckling Goes Home: Today at school, the children find out that Ducky has grown too big to be their classroom pet and it's time to take him back to the farm. This news is very upsetting, especially to Daniel and Miss Elaina. The children cope with their sadness in different ways and soon they feel a little bit better. D
3:30 pm 
Pinkalicious & Peterrific  "Dancing Shoe/ No Honking"  Pinkalicious tries on a mysterious pair of shoes. After she puts them on, she can't stop tap dancing! / Peter has a new song to share with his family, but no one seems interested. Maybe it's because his song uses his really loud scooter horn. D
4:00 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Flower Power/Snowman's Land"  Flower Power - Sally's mom has a cold, so Sally wants to pick her some colorful flowers to make her feel better. The Cat in the Hat takes Nick and Sally to the forest of Flora-Fah-Zoom where they meet three different creatures that all depend on flowers to live. Sally decides to make her mother a picture of their adventure in Flora-Fah-Zoom instead of picking a flower that animals need in order to survive. D
4:30 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "Dinos A to Z, Part 3, Classification/Dinos A to Z, Part 4, A To Z Picnic"  The Pteranodon family rides the Dinosaur Train - now with extra cars attached -- as it continues picking up more dinosaurs that are in the `Dinosaurs A to Z' song. The Pteranodon family reunites with some dinosaurs they've met before, and are introduced to species they've never met! The Pteranodon kids also learn about classification, and Don leads the way organizing the dinosaurs on the Train by their species, features, and size. The Pteranodon family is on the Dinosaur Train, now very crowded with all 26 dinosaurs mentioned in the `Dinosaurs A to Z' song. D
5:00 pm 
Let's Go Luna!  "Speaking Wigglewalker/London Frog"  In London, Andy and friends are sent on an important shopping trip for the Circo, but the simple task becomes confusing due to differences between British and American English. / When thick fog hides London's Big Ben, Luna helps Andy realize that the sounds of the city can provide the necessary clues to find their way and solve a mystery. D
5:30 pm 
Ready Jet Go!  "How We Found Your Sun/Treehouse Observatory"  "How We Found Your Sun" - Jet explains how his family, the Propulsions, found Earth by way of the Sun, a star in the Milky Way galaxy. Celery takes the kids out into space and shows them how the Sun looks huge, or small like other stars, depending on your perspective. Curriculum: The sun is a star. D
6:00 pm 
Nature Cat  "Moth Frolic-Fest/Dune Patrol"  Moth Frolic-Fest - Hal can't believe it! While he was at the groomers, Hal missed out on a Full-Out, Butterfly Frolic- Fest, and now he has a frolic itch that just needs to be scratched! Trouble is it's dusk and butterflies are only active during the day. There are no butterflies around? Say it isn't so! But don't worry because the gang has a sweet idea! Moths come out at night and they frolic! Maybe they can find a moth for Hal to frolic with. Onward and mothward! Dune Patrol - Nature Cat and his pals are at the beach playing a game of catch when their flying disk accidentally lands on top of a sandy hill. D
6:30 pm 
Nature Cat  "Cave Conundrum/Daisy's Colossal Fossil"  Cave Conundrum - While playing catch, Hal's beloved flying disc Harold is accidentally flung into a cave. Oh no! Hal is so worried for his toy! Nature Cat, Squeeks, Daisy and Hal must venture into the cave to find Harold, and along the way learn a little bit about cave exploration. Daisy's Colossal Fossil - While digging in her garden, Daisy unearths a giant fossil, which belonged to a Wooly Mammoth! Wondering about what life was like back then leads Daisy's imagination to take over as she and her pals go back to explore prehistoric times!. D
7:00 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Zig-Zagged"  Chris and Martin get caught in the middle of a Zebra stampede, and when the dust clears, a lone baby Zebra is left behind. The Wild Kratts must find the young zebra's herd and return him to his mom. Along the way, they learn the secrets of patterns in the creature world and how the zebra's stripes are critical to a special defense called "confusion camouflage. D
7:30 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Hercules - The Giant Beetle"  While on a mission to investigate the exoskeletons of the Atlas and Hercules beetles, the Hercules beetle accidentally gets enlarged. Now the Wild Kratts are faced with a new mission. How to find a way to shrink the giant beetle before it demolishes everything in its path! Science Concept: Exoskeletons and their functionality. D
8:00 pm 
Odd Squad  "Rookie Night/Who Let The Doug Out?"  Rookie Night - It's party time for all the new agents at Odd Squad. Curriculum: Temperature: Using a thermometer; Associating different climates/seasons with degrees. Who Let The Doug Out? - Delivery Doug needs help with an egg situation. D
8:30 pm 
Odd Squad  "The Cherry-On-Top-Inator/Sir"  The Cherry-On-Top-Inator - Agents recall how a beloved gadget helped them. Curriculum: Prediction and probability. Sir - The agents bring someone with an odd problem back to headquarters. D
9:00 pm 
Arthur  "Postcards from Buster, Parts I & II"  Postcards from Buster, Part I - Buster's going to New York City to meet his dad Bo, and the Reads are coming with him! He's thrilled . but won't his mom cry day and night, missing him? Luckily, Bitzi gives Buster a special present at the airport that will let him share his exciting trip with her -- a video camera! Postcards from Buster, Part II - In this special episode combining live-action and animation, the gang goes on a whirlwind tour of New York. As D.W. D
9:30 pm 
Arthur  "Desk Wars/Desperately Seeking Stanley"  Desk Wars - It's the hottest school day of the year, and tempers are even hotter. To keep the peace, Mr. Ratburn moves Brain and Arthur away from their usual desks . and sets off a chain reaction resulting in the most explosive desk war in third grade history! Desperately Seeking Stanley - On his third birthday, Arthur's favoritepresent was Stanley, his teddy bear. D
10:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Martian Mission"  Martians have landed on Sesame Street to find out what Earth people are like. Elmo shows them around and helps them learn that people come in lots of sizes, their skin comes in lots of colors, and people speak lots of languages. The Martians also learn that even though there are many kinds of people, anyone can be friends!. D
10:30 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Line Leader Daniel/Neighborhood Jobs"  Line Leader Daniel: The children are getting new classroom jobs at school. Daniel really wants to be line leader! When he doesn't get the job he wanted, Daniel is disappointed. Soon he learns that all of the jobs are necessary to keep the classroom running smoothly. D
11:00 pm 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Duckling Goes Home/Daniel Feels Left Out"  Duckling Goes Home: Today at school, the children find out that Ducky has grown too big to be their classroom pet and it's time to take him back to the farm. This news is very upsetting, especially to Daniel and Miss Elaina. The children cope with their sadness in different ways and soon they feel a little bit better. D
11:30 pm 
Pinkalicious & Peterrific  "Dancing Shoe/ No Honking"  Pinkalicious tries on a mysterious pair of shoes. After she puts them on, she can't stop tap dancing! / Peter has a new song to share with his family, but no one seems interested. Maybe it's because his song uses his really loud scooter horn. D

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