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April 4, 2017
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
12:30 am 
On Story  "Rodrigo Garcia On Writing Relationships"  Rodrigo Garcia, whose credits include Albert Nobbs, Nine Lives, Mother and Child, and most recently, Last Days in the Desert, contemplates the importance of writing honest relationships in his work, and the visceral connection audiences have with stories about family. Followed by a short film from Faraday Okoro about a father and son who agree to a 'winner takes all' blitz chess game in order to settle a bet. D

1:00 am 
PBS NewsHour   NULL

2:00 am 

2:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   NULL

3:00 am 
Turning The Tide   Louisiana's coastal marshes and wetlands cover 9,000 square miles, stretching 300 miles from east to west, and reaching 30 miles inland. Each year, hurricanes and other natural and manmade forces claim between 20 to 25 square miles of vulnerable coastline. Many believe these numbers constitute a national emergency, one which requires immediate scientific and public consensus to "turn the tide" on the problem. D

4:00 am 
Global 3000  "Taking Responsibility - Building Community"  Global 3000 visits a Greek refugee camp where residents are encouraged to use their skills - such as building a school for children. The camp coordinator hopes to turn the camp into a community. D

4:30 am 
Focus On Europe  "Protests In Belarus"  In Belarus, people demonstrate against the authoritarian government for the first time in years. Asylum seekers are not welcome in Hungary. D

5:00 am 
Newsroom Tokyo   NULL

5:45 am 
Direct Talk   Designer/artist Tokujin Yoshioka's creative identity is based on the themes of light and nature. What is the design philosophy behind his work, which is held in permanent museum collections worldwide?. D

6:00 am 
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

7:00 am 
America's First Forest: Carl Schenck and the Asheville Experiment   The pivotal role played by pioneering forestry educator Carl Schenck and his founding of America's first school of forestry - the Biltmore Forest School - is examined. The documentary recounts how Schenck, a German forester, came to America in 1895 to manage the forests at George Vanderbilt's Biltmore Estate in western North Carolina. With more than 100,000 acres of woodland to oversee and replant, Schenck began hiring young men to help with the work. After three years of answering their questions while on the job, the forester decided to teach them in a more formal setting and established the first forestry school in the United States.G

8:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL

9:00 am 
Secrets of the Dead  "After Stonehenge"  Explore the remains of a 3,000-year-old English settlement that's shedding new light on the ancient history of the western world. Working in secret inside a quarry, the experts have less than a year to save the site before the quarry drains. D

10:00 am 
Tavis Smiley   NULL

10:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   NULL

11:00 am 
Global 3000  "Taking Responsibility - Building Community"  Global 3000 visits a Greek refugee camp where residents are encouraged to use their skills - such as building a school for children. The camp coordinator hopes to turn the camp into a community. D

11:30 am 
Focus On Europe  "Protests In Belarus"  In Belarus, people demonstrate against the authoritarian government for the first time in years. Asylum seekers are not welcome in Hungary. 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 
Outdoor Idaho  "Cycling Idaho"  Whether you prefer the open road or steep mountains, Idaho is a bicyclist's paradise. We'll take you on some scenic bike trips around the state, from the Teton Valley in eastern Idaho, to the Trail of the Coeur d'Alenes in northern Idaho's Silver Valley, to epic mountain biking in the Boulder Mountains of central Idaho.G

1:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Pico Iyer, Travel Writer: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with the former Time magazine reporter and author at the Sun Valley Writers' Conference. Iyer, who has just completed a book on the Dalai Lama called The Open Road, talks about his travels and writings.G

2:00 pm 
Life on the Line  "Against All Odds"  For the Purcells, their fairy tale life came to a halt when the doctor diagnosed Pat with prostate cancer. As the second leading cause of cancer death, prostate cancer affects one in seven men. The Purcells are set to fight this deadly disease and explore every treatment option they could find. D

2:30 pm 
On Story  "Rodrigo Garcia On Writing Relationships"  Rodrigo Garcia, whose credits include Albert Nobbs, Nine Lives, Mother and Child, and most recently, Last Days in the Desert, contemplates the importance of writing honest relationships in his work, and the visceral connection audiences have with stories about family. Followed by a short film from Faraday Okoro about a father and son who agree to a 'winner takes all' blitz chess game in order to settle a bet. D

3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

4:00 pm 

4:30 pm 
DW News   NULL

5:00 pm 
Standing On Sacred Ground  "Pilgrims & Tourists"  Around the world, indigenous communities stand in the way of government megaprojects. In the Russian Republic of Altai, traditional native people create their own mountain parks to rein in tourism and resist a gas pipeline that would cut through a World Heritage Site. In northern California, Winnemem Wintu girls grind herbs on a sacred medicine rock, as elders protest U.S. D

6:00 pm 
Shifting Sands: On the Path to Sustainability   For more than a century, North America's giants in manufacturing (US Steel, Standard Oil and Bethlehem Steel) and preservationists battled over a 47-mile stretch of sandy shore along Lake Michigan that contains one of the most diverse ecosystems on the planet-the Indiana Dunes region. While the factories provided jobs and contributed to the community's economic growth, they also wiped out a tremendous amount of rare habitat, and polluted the waterways. In SHIFTING SANDS: ON THE PATH TO SUSTAINABILITY, the hour-long documentary takes a look at the decades-long effort to create the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore amid the presence of heavy industry along Lake Michigan. D

7:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Cycling Idaho"  Whether you prefer the open road or steep mountains, Idaho is a bicyclist's paradise. We'll take you on some scenic bike trips around the state, from the Teton Valley in eastern Idaho, to the Trail of the Coeur d'Alenes in northern Idaho's Silver Valley, to epic mountain biking in the Boulder Mountains of central Idaho.G

7:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Pico Iyer, Travel Writer: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  Host Marcia Franklin talks with the former Time magazine reporter and author at the Sun Valley Writers' Conference. Iyer, who has just completed a book on the Dalai Lama called The Open Road, talks about his travels and writings.G

8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL

9:00 pm 
Nightly Business Report   Tonight on Nightly Business Report, the controversial agenda items when President Trump meets with China's president later this week. Plus, some last minute tax tips with just two weeks left to file. D

9:30 pm 
Global 3000  "Taking Responsibility - Building Community"  Global 3000 visits a Greek refugee camp where residents are encouraged to use their skills - such as building a school for children. The camp coordinator hopes to turn the camp into a community. D

10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

11:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Cycling Idaho"  Whether you prefer the open road or steep mountains, Idaho is a bicyclist's paradise. We'll take you on some scenic bike trips around the state, from the Teton Valley in eastern Idaho, to the Trail of the Coeur d'Alenes in northern Idaho's Silver Valley, to epic mountain biking in the Boulder Mountains of central Idaho.G

11:30 pm 
Spectrum: A Story of the Mind   Imagine a world where words taste and thoughts feel, where sounds swell with color and leaves on trees change tones visible to the naked eye, where eye contact with another can cause physical pain. This world, both beautiful and overwhelming, exists for those in the film "Spectrum: A Story of the Mind." The first documentary to explore autism as sensory-based experiences, presenting the positive advantages and difficulties of perceiving the world differently. D

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Tuesday
April 4, 2017
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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