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12:00 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Bolivia: The Altiplano"  Bolivia's high plain is a land lost in time, rugged, remote and more lunar than earthly in appearance. Wolfe records the world's largest salt flat, an island of golden cactus, scarlet-tinted lakes, twin volcanoes and surreal skies.G

12:30 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Alaska: Glacier Bay"  Art embarks by boat on a voyage of discovery, encountering dramatic calving glaciers and Sitka spruce forests, breaching orcas and migrating humpbacks, eagles and barnacle-eating bears.G

1:00 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Patagonia: Torres Del Paine"  Art's images in the national park in the far southern Andes tell a story of nature at its wildest. This is a place of jagged peaks and icebergs, guanacos, pumas and Andean condors.G

1:30 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Alaska: Katmai Coast"  The largest intact stretch of uninhabited coastline left in North America also has the world's largest population of grizzly bears. Joining bear biologists, Wolfe captures a fresh look at grizzly behavior.G

2:00 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Africa: Madagascar"  Art documents some of the famous inhabitants of the island that split off from Africa 80 million years ago. He photographs dancing sifakas, rainbow-colored chameleons, a forest of upside-down trees and a spiny desert.G

2:30 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Alaska: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge"  Art rafts down the Kongakut River to document the untamed wilderness. He turns his lens on the delicate birds and animals for which the refuge is a vital habitat.G

3:00 am 
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

3:30 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Kenya: Masai Mara and El Karama"  Art goes eye-to-eye with thousands of wildebeest and zebra during the Great Migration of East Africa. An old friend and bush pilot helps him capture aerial patterns of the herds and flocks of flamingos.G

4:00 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "Patagonia: Mt. Fitz Roy"  Wolfe treks through an ancient forest, fords an icy river, goes under a glacier and traverses one of the largest ice caps in the world in search of a different view of the South American peak.G

4:30 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "The Southwest: Zion and Canyon De Chelly"  Wolfe explores surreal slot canyons carved by wind and water and encounters strange rock spires, called hoodoos, in Utah's Zion National Park. On the Navajo Reservation in Arizona, he goes by horseback with a Navajo guide to discover petroglyphs hidden in Canyon de Chelly.G

5:00 am 
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly   Kashmir - The province of Kashmir has been the trigger for three wars between India and Pakistan since the British partition that created Pakistan in 1947. Now there may be a new threat to the relative peace in Kashmir. As Fred de Sam Lazaro reports, India has announced plans to build new dams to produce hydroelectric power for its fast-growing economy, but those rivers also irrigate the breadbasket of Pakistan, where some warn that damming the rivers could be devastating to farmers. D

5:30 am 

6:00 am 
Second Opinion  "Pelvic Organ Prolapse"  An estimated 50% of women between the ages of 50 and 79 have some form of prolapse, yet most have never heard of it. Learn about a common problem many women may be too embarrassed to talk about. D

6:30 am 
Essential Pepin  "Sweets for My Sweet"  Tartelettes Aux Fruit Panaches; Tarte Tatin; Meme's Apple Tart; Individual Chocolate And Nut Pies. D

7:00 am 
Barbecue University with Steven Raichlen  "Fire and Water"  Fish is the "fear factor" in grilling: Will it stick? Will it fall apart? How do I know when it's done? In this show, Steven Raichlen gives you his favorite strategies for victory at sea. No tricky turning maneuvers needed for Cedar-Planked Salmon, a dramatic presentation with incomparable wood flavor. Grilled Tuna with a gutsy Fire-Charred Tomato Chipotle Salsa is seared directly over a mesquite fire. D

7:30 am 
Simply Ming  "Andre Chiang & Cooking with Our Senses"  We have all heard the saying " you eat with your eyes" - well on this week's episode of SIMPLY MING, Michelin Star Chef Andre Chiang of Singapore's famous Restaurant Andre, shows us what this really means. Shopping at one of the city's well-known wet markets, Ming and Andre find inspiration in pristine, fresh ingredients that they use to create two memorable culinary creations. D

8:00 am 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Avocado"  Pati shows viewers how to pick and prime the perfect avocado, then walks them through three great recipes: Avocado and Hearts of Palm Chop Chop Salad; Pepitos: Steak and Avocado Sandwich on Crusty Bread; Coconut and Avocado Ice Cream. D

8:30 am 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Two for One"  To truly save time in the kitchen, Sara's got a simple solution: cook once, eat two completely different meals. Her Grilled Lamb Chop with Steak Butter is fantastic on its own, but it makes a second meal special when the lamb is ground into Herbed Lamb and Feta Burgers. Peruvian Baked Chicken Thighs are going to be a hit with your family. D

9:00 am 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Everybody Loves Chocolate"  Bridget Lancaster shows host Christopher Kimball how to make classic chocolate cream cupcakes at home. next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of hot cocoa, and finally, Julia Collin Davison updates an American favorite, Texas sheet cake. D

9:30 am 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Go Nuts!"  Joanne goes "nuts" and makes for us her five-spice, ginger, and cayenne packed Asian Toasted Nuts. Then she encourages her student Geoff to do the same making stir-fried chicken, pine-nut lettuce wraps, and cardamom-scented rice with toasted almonds. Recipes: Asian Toasted Nuts, Stir-Fried Chicken and Mushroom Lettuce Wraps, and Cardamom-Scented Rice with Toasted Almonds. D

10:00 am 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Backyard Chicken Dinner"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to Grill-Smoked Chicken and serves it with Salt-Baked Potatoes. And finally, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his pick for the perfect cooler in the Equipment Corner. D

10:30 am 
Scrapbook Soup   Jenn Mason is featured in the first segment showing how to create a recycled pocket journal. Then, Kathy Kromer demonstrates a wall art project created with a special technique using packing tape to make a photo transfer. Then, Julie McGuffee shares ideas for personalizing coffee mugs, cell phones, electronic tablets, key chains, and other items. D

11:00 am 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Mama's Pride, Part 2"  Having completed the background painting Jerry begins the highlighting process starting with the orange detail on the head. Next the body hairs are applied using the dry brush blending technique to the body by highlighting on the right side and following the contour of the body to create softness and roundness with each stroke. Next the baby is blocked in and detailed highlights are added with the understanding that the final step of adding the falling snow and wintry wind eliminates the need for great detail that might be normally be required. D

11:30 am 

12:00 pm 
This Old House  "Bedford Project, Part 5 of 16"  Host Kevin O'Connor meets with landscape designer Jenn Nawada Evans to see her plan for the rambling site. The first order of business is reclaiming a good percentage of the backyard from invasive vines and brambles that have been encroaching on the lawn for years. Landscape contractor Roger Cook and his crew make quick work of it, using a skid steer loader with a brush hog attachment. D

12:30 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Insulating a Wall; Repointing a Fieldstone Foundation"  Host Kevin O'Connor works with an insulation contractor to show the proper way to insulate a wall using fiberglass batts. Then Kevin, along with landscape contractor Roger Cook, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey and general contractor Tom Silva, asks "What is it?" Afterward, Tom helps a homeowner repoint a fieldstone foundation. D

1:00 pm 
American Woodshop  "Walnut Bathroom Cabinet and Accents"  Here's a cabinet that is perfectly sized to add storage to bathrooms. It also dresses up a room and adds Shaker grace to a small space. Highly figured wood hallmarks this design. D

1:30 pm 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Greene and Greene-Inspired Dressing Mirror"  In this episode of Rough Cut, Tommy tackles a Greene and Greene-Inspired Dressing Mirror, perfect for practically any room. To get inspiration for the mirror, Tommy heads out on a Rough Cut Road Trip to the magnificent Gamble House in Pasadena, California. There he finds brilliant Arts and Crafts examples by architects Charles and Henry Greene. D

2:00 pm 
MotorWeek  "Infiniti Jx"  Road Test: 2013 Infiniti JX. Road Test: 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8/Charger SRT8. Goss' Garage: Underhood & Undercar Gadgets. D

2:30 pm 
America's Heartland   Picking and packing sweet Georgia peaches. An Oregon brewery goes to the source for the right kinds of hops. A rural Tennessee community celebrates the heritage music of the mountain dulcimer. D

3:00 pm 
NOVA  "Smartest Machine On Earth"  This film profiles Watson, an IBM supercomputer, which competed against two "Jeopardy!" champions to prove its ability to mimic the human thought process. The film goes behind the scenes at IBM to provide a firsthand look at the technological feats and hurdles to develop Watson and the challenges artificial intelligence (AI) researchers face.G

4:00 pm 
Antiques Roadshow  "Atlanta, GA - Hour Three"  Host Mark L. Walberg joins appraiser Wes Cowan at a collector's home to examine extremely rare photographs of Sherman's 1864 March to the Sea and the burning of Atlanta. Highlights include a circa 1961 Willie Mays jersey and pants; and a circa 1861 Confederate officer's sword, originally belonging to the guest's great-great-great-grandfather, and valued at $50,000. Part 3 of 3G

5:00 pm 
Antiques Roadshow UK  "Aberdeen Music Hall"  Michael Aspel and the team make some surprising finds including a Scottish broadsword, bought with money a young boy saved from a paper route; the sword turns out to be older and rarer than its owner ever dreamed of. Plus a pair of bronzes that are considered ugly dust traps are given a golden valuation.G

5:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "France's Dordogne"  Rick takes a canoe ride, visits a goose farm and savors the foie gras, wanders through a lamp-lit castle, enjoys a country market, and visits the Sistine Chapel of the prehistoric world.G

6:00 pm 

6:30 pm 
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7:00 pm 
The Lawrence Welk Show  "Great Entertainers"  This 1981 show salutes George M. Cohan with a medley of his songs including "Yankee Doodle Dandy" and "You're a Grand Old Flag." Gail, Ron and Michael sing the Mills Brothers' hit "Glow Worm." The saxophone section recalls Duke Ellington's "Sophisticated Lady."G

8:00 pm 
Are You Being Served?  "Top Hat and Tails"  Mr. Grace decides that a team from Ladies' and Gentlemen's Wear will be entered in an inter-store ballroom dancing competition.G

8:30 pm 
Keeping Up Appearances - The Memoirs of Hyacinth Bucket   Hyacinth is appalled and worries about neighborhood property values when she sees a strange man next door at Liz's who appears to have spent the night.G

9:00 pm 
Last of the Summer Wine  "How Not to Cry at Weddings"  Everyone is getting ready for the wedding. Alvin flirts with Stella when she returns from the hairdressers. Pearl and Howard look back on their relationship. Clegg gets the last word.G

9:30 pm 
Outnumbered   Karen is on a sleepover, and Ben is away at adventure camp. Mum and Dad are left with a labrador to look after and a glimpse of what life will be like once the children have left home.G

10:00 pm 
The Red Green Show  "Town Services Contract"  Possum Lodge gets the contract to supply tow truck, snow plow and ambulance service to Possum Lake. Red turns a car into an exercise machine.G

10:30 pm 
Vicar of Dibley  "Winter"  With Christmas drawing closer, Geraldine casts the villagers in a live nativity, which involves rather unusual auditions and a cast that sometimes recasts a part to fit personal preferences.G

11:11 pm 
Doctor Who Series  "Flesh and Stone"  The Doctor and his friends must escape an army of Weeping Angels by going through the wreckage of a crashed space liner. Meanwhile in the forest vault, Amy finds herself facing an even deadlier attack.G

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