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July 8, 2012
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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.
3:00 am 
Learning Science Through Inquiry  "Inquiry Continues: Collecting Data"  This program explores ways that inquirers collect and record first-hand data, just as scientists do, and observe, raise questions, make predictions, test hypotheses, and develop understanding. It also examines how other resources and outside expertise can help your students formulate patterns and relationships.G

4:00 am 
Learning Math: Measurement  "Video 3. The Metric System"  Learn about the relationships between units in the metric system and how to represent quantities using different units. Estimate and measure quantities of length, mass, and capacity, and solve measurement probleMs.. D

4:30 am 
Learning Math: Measurement  "Video 4. Angle Measurement"  Review appropriate notation for angle measurement, and describe angles in terms of the amount of turn. Use reasoning to determine the measures of angles in polygons based on the idea that there are 360 degrees in a complete turn. Learn about the relationships among angles within shapes, and generalize a formula for finding the sum of the angles in any n-gon. D

5:00 am 
Nick Stellino Cooking with Friends  "Kent Rathbun, Easy Chocolate Mousse"  Time for dessert! Nick shows us how to make Easy Chocolate Mousse. Then Chef Kent Rathbun from Abacus and Jasper's in Dallas reveals the secret to Dried Cherry White-Chocolate Bread Pudding. D

5:30 am 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Carnivores Unite!"  We get it: most of America runs on beef, pork and chicken. So today, Sara's got meat and lots of it. Sara marries the juicy burger marries with Korean barbecue for her special Korean Burgers. D

6:00 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "The Making of Travels to the Edge"  Ever wondered what it would be like to travel the world with a renowned photographer? In episode eleven, take a behind-the-scenes peek and go along on one of Art Wolfe's adventures. Meet the small, intrepid Travels crew as they venture through the remote kingdom of Bhutan and Nepal's lowland wilderness. Follow along on their perilous drive over a high mountain pass; track unpredictable sloth bears; and keep pace with Art at a frenetic Buddhist festival. D

6:30 am 
Music Voyager  "Tennessee Special - Round"  The singer-songwriter embodies the unique and profitable symbiotic relationship between the stars of country music and the artists responsible for crafting the words and melodies. Music Voyager invites four of Nashville's most prolific and successful songwriters for an intimate and rare performance at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Featured artists include revered singer-songwriters Buddy Miller, Darrel Scott, Elizabeth Cook and Guy Clark. D

7:00 am 
Ask This Old House  "Installing a Solid Oak Front Door; Driving Rebar Into the Ground"  General contractor Tom Silva heads to Atlanta to help a homeowner install a solid oak front door. Then Tom, along with host Kevin O'Connor, landscape contractor Roger Cook, and plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, asks, "What is it?" Afterward, Roger shares several tips for driving rebar into the ground. D

7:30 am 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Serving Tray"  Though the Serving Tray in this episode may look simple, it involves a complicated compound angle that defeats many woodworkers. But, Tommy has an answer for you - a trick that makes compound angles easy.G

8:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Composting 101 and Beyond"  Seattle, WA. - Healthy plants start with healthy soil, and the single best amendment you can add to any soil is compost. It's full of the primary nutrients your plants need, along with beneficial microorganisms no manufactured product can provide. D

8:30 am 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Easter"  Chef Chris Paulk creates stuffing from leftover bread, a Cornish hen with mushroom sauce and fruitopia skewers. She decorates the table for Easter.G

9:00 am 
P. Allen Smith's Garden to Table  "Crazy for Berries"  Allen visits a you-pick-em strawberry operation and then demonstrates how to put the bounty to use in the kitchen in strawberry lemonade. He provides a short history of the "Indian Series" of blackberries and how they were developed and offers ideas for using blueberries in landscaping.G

9:30 am 
Chefs A' Field: Culinary Adventures That Begin On The Farm  "Portland, Oregon - Berries"  Serving 95% organic, 100% locally produced cuisine at his Portland restaurant, Wildwood, Chef Cory Schreiber has his hands and his heart in the soil of the Pacific Northwest. Chef Schreiber's obsession with all things local and seasonal takes us in search of the perfect summer berry at West Union Gardens, on the urban fringe of Hillsboro, OR. Recipes: Sauteed Summer Squash with Wild Salmon; Summer Salad with Shallots and Berries. D

10:00 am 
Barbecue University with Steven Raichlen  "The Mid-Atlantic"  Raichlen presents grilled soft-shell crabs, Baltimore pit beef, split-roasted lamb and grilled blueberry crumble.G

10:30 am 
Baking with Julia   Chef Julia Child observes as pastry chef and owner of Seattle's Macrina Bakery Leslie Mackie bakes an assortment of tarts and pies. First, Leslie demonstrates how to make the classic pie dough that will form the base of these desserts; some of the dough is used raw, while other crusts are pre-baked in order to avoid a soggy crust. This dough can be frozen for up to a month. D

11:00 am 
Ethics In America  "To Defend A Killer"  What rights do the guilty have? Ethical dilemmas of our criminal justice system are discussed by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, defense attorney Jack Litman, and philosopher John Smith of Yale.G

12:00 pm 
Mathematics Illuminated  "Making Sense of Randomness"  Probability is the mathematical study of randomness, or events in which the outcome is uncertain. This unit examines probability, tracing its evolution from a way to improve chances at the gaming table to modern applications of understanding traffic flow and financial markets. D

12:30 pm 
Mathematics Illuminated  "Geometries Beyond Euclid"  Our first exposure to geometry is that of Euclid, in which all triangles have 180 degrees. As it turns out, triangles can have more or less than 180 degrees. This unit explores these curved spaces that are at once otherwordly and firmly of this world. D

1:00 pm 
Invitation to World Literature  "Odyssey"  Odysseus must travel the known and unknown world before he can return home to his beloved island kingdom of Ithaca. What does this ancient story say to readers today? In this program, Odysseus's story is given ancient and modern historical and philosophical context, and illustrated with centuries of art. Featured are theater director Mary Zimmerman, actor-director Tim Blake-Nelson, and psychologist/author Jonathan Shay. D

1:30 pm 
Invitation to World Literature  "The Bacchae"  The city of Thebes is torn apart by the conflicting demands of reason and religion, as the disguised god Dionysus returns to his home town demanding to be worshipped. Opposing him is the young king Pentheus, who is doomed to suffer the ultimate punishment for his disbelief. Featured speakers include world-renowned playwright/author Wole Soyinka, actor Alan Cummings, and Daniel Mendelsohn of Bard College. D

2:00 pm 
In Search of Shakespeare  "For All Time"  Michael Wood examines Shakespeare's life in the era of King James I and unearths Shakespeare's neighborhood in London. Shakespeare's world is transformed in 1605 by the Gunpowder Plot and he wrote Macbeth, about the murder of a king. Part 4 of 4G

3:00 pm 
Learning Science Through Inquiry  "Inquiry Continues: Collecting Data"  This program explores ways that inquirers collect and record first-hand data, just as scientists do, and observe, raise questions, make predictions, test hypotheses, and develop understanding. It also examines how other resources and outside expertise can help your students formulate patterns and relationships.G

4:00 pm 
Learning Math: Measurement  "Video 3. The Metric System"  Learn about the relationships between units in the metric system and how to represent quantities using different units. Estimate and measure quantities of length, mass, and capacity, and solve measurement probleMs.. D

4:30 pm 
Learning Math: Measurement  "Video 4. Angle Measurement"  Review appropriate notation for angle measurement, and describe angles in terms of the amount of turn. Use reasoning to determine the measures of angles in polygons based on the idea that there are 360 degrees in a complete turn. Learn about the relationships among angles within shapes, and generalize a formula for finding the sum of the angles in any n-gon. D

5:00 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Shell-Ebration"  NULL

5:30 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Easier Italian Favorites"  NULL

6:00 pm 
Primal Grill with Steven Raichlen  "In The Wild"  Back before there were supermarkets (or barbecue grills), grill masters hunted, fished, gathered, and grilled in the wild. This show celebrates the primal pleasures of cooking wild foods with live fire. It starts with-what else? Wwild salmon from the Pacific Northwest grilled on cedar planks with a juniper and wild berry glaze. D

6:30 pm 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Passport to Sardinia"  NULL

7:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Installing a Solid Oak Front Door; Driving Rebar Into the Ground"  General contractor Tom Silva heads to Atlanta to help a homeowner install a solid oak front door. Then Tom, along with host Kevin O'Connor, landscape contractor Roger Cook, and plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, asks, "What is it?" Afterward, Roger shares several tips for driving rebar into the ground. D

7:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Germany's Black Forest and Cologne"  Rick and his family dip into a classy mineral spa, devour chocolate-cherry cake and explore Germany's most romantic forest.G

8:00 pm 
Equitrekking  "Great American Ranches"  Equitrekking takes a look at how geography and history of ranches in Wyoming, Colorado, Arizona, Alberta, Texas, Maui and the Big Island influence their present workings. Interviewing ranch owners and cowboys who have chosen to hold fast to their traditions and Western culture, Darley learns about running a ranch, while also seeing some of the beautiful wild terrain. D

8:30 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Shell-Ebration"  NULL

9:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Easier Italian Favorites"  NULL

9:30 pm 
Tommy Tang's Easy Thai Cooking  "The Art of Making Mud Meethai Silk/E-Saan"  Tommy visits a silk cottage industry and cooks Larb, Papaya Pok Pok Salad and Thai BBQ Chicken.G

10:00 pm 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Confessions of a Carnita-Vore"  Carnitas - chunks of pork cooked slowly in lard until they're golden and crisp on the outside and meltingly tender inside - are a weekend family tradition in Mexico. At the Medellin Market in Mexico City, Rick gives us an insider's look at how they're made every Saturday and Sunday in a huge copper cauldron, and served up with fresh corn tortillas and crispy chicharron (pork cracklings). But what if a carnitas craving strikes and you're not in Mexico on a weekend? No worries. D

10:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Germany's Black Forest and Cologne"  Rick and his family dip into a classy mineral spa, devour chocolate-cherry cake and explore Germany's most romantic forest.G

11:00 pm 
Theater Talk   A classic interview with the late Simon Gray, taped in 2006 when he was in New York to work on the Broadway revival of his acclaimed play Butley. The prolific British playwright, memoirist and wit wryly discussed the inspiration for the "darkly comic" perspective in his work (including The Common Pursuit and The Smoking Diaries) that made him one of the most revered writers of his generation. D

11:30 pm 
Closer to Truth  "Does The Brain Abolish Free Will?"  Who's the boss, me or my brain? Data from the brain, by itself, does not favor free will. But is there more to me than my brain? How to judge among the vast and competing claims about free will?. D

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Sunday
July 8, 2012
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