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October 1, 2017
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8:00 am 
Dialogue  "Author Andrew Solomon: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  Author and professor Andrew Solomon relates how he went from being a bullied child suffering from depression to an award-winning journalist traveling the world. Solomon's 2001 book "The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression" won the National Book Award for Nonfiction and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. His most recent book, "Far From the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity," tells the stories of families raising exceptional children who not only learn to deal with their challenges but also find profound meaning in doing so.G
8:30 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Idaho Fairways"  OUTDOOR IDAHO cameras visit some of the state's golf courses that cater primarily to locals and are gathering places for the community. Some are on naturally challenging terrains, others are designed and created; some are built by farmers, others by a more formal process. From hillsides to canyons, from sharing space with an airport to links behind protective woods, Idaho's small courses offer unique experiences.G
9:00 am 
Oregon Field Guide  "Urban Youth & the Zen of Fly-fishing/Queen Bees/Snowcat Sculpting"  A U.S. Navy veteran deals with his PTSD through fly-fishing and is now bringing the art of fly-fishing to urban youth who lack access to nature and have their own issues to deal with.G
9:30 am 
Roadtrip Nation  "Boston - New York City"  Three college grads travel across the country to speak with Leaders who have defined their own Roads in life. The team lands at the doorstep of the MIT Media Lab, where they speak with a graduate assistant in the robotics department. Next, they talk with two women who created sOccket, a soccer ball that generates electricity, and the co-founder of Bamboo Bike Studio. D
10:00 am 
Craft In America  "Neighbors"  Travel to and from the U.S. and Mexico to explore the people, history, traditions and crafts, noting how aesthetics cross from one country to another and back again in an organic and ongoing cultural exchange. D
11:00 am 
Earthcaster   The film documents Thomas Sayre's evolution as an artist, and follows Sayre and his crew as they build two of his signature massive earthen sculptures. Working out of a repurposed warehouse in Raleigh, N.C, the internationally known sculptor and designer has been creating public art installations for decades in sites around the world. From Thailand to Turkey and in a number of U.S. cities, Sayre has been commissioned to reflect the distinctive identity and history of each place. "My artwork is also part of a larger spiritual pursuit of balance," Sayre explains. Through a process he calls "earthcasting," Sayre explores the differences between forms made by nature and those made by humans.G
12:00 pm 
Defying Gravity: A Historic Achievement In Glass Featuring Josh Simpson   DEFYING GRAVITY: A HISTORIC ACHIEVEMENT IN GLASS FEATURING JOSH SIMPSON follows renowned glass artist Josh Simpson as he crafts the largest glass object of his career: a luminous 100-pound "Megaplanet. " Cameras capture every step of the year-and-a-half process from commission to creation. The film features interviews with the makers of custom tools required for the project; Simpson's triumphs, disappointments, technical obstacles and inspiration, and the grand unveiling of the "Megaplanet" at the Corning Museum of Glass in New York. D
1:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Tough Trains: India's Independence Railroads"  In this episode of Tough Trains, Zay Harding takes on an epic journey across one of the world's biggest railway networks. These railways were built during the 19th century by the British to move troops and raw materials across the land, and ultimately played a role in the independence of the country a century later. The railway tracks are some of the oldest and longest you'll find anywhere in the world, and train travel doesn't get any tougher than this in a country with a population of over 1.2 billion. D
2:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Author Andrew Solomon: Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference"  Author and professor Andrew Solomon relates how he went from being a bullied child suffering from depression to an award-winning journalist traveling the world. Solomon's 2001 book "The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression" won the National Book Award for Nonfiction and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. His most recent book, "Far From the Tree: Parents, Children, and the Search for Identity," tells the stories of families raising exceptional children who not only learn to deal with their challenges but also find profound meaning in doing so.G
2:30 pm 
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3:00 pm 
Biz Kid$  "The Value of Money"  With many currencies around the world, what determines the value of money? What are the factors that raise or lower the value of the american dollar? Why is the dollar measured against the chinese yuan, the japanese yen, or the euro? Learn why the value of the dollar is important in your life. D
3:30 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Discovery On Mount St. Helens; Wilderness Healing"  Explorers brave rain and sleet during a five-day expedition into the crater of Mount St. Helens in search of unexplored glacier caves.G
4:00 pm 
Cook's Country  "Biting Into The Big Easy"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster reveals the secrets to making the ultimate pork grillades. Then, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of Creole seasoning. Next, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for slicing knives. D
4:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Normandy: War-Torn Yet Full of Life"  Rick explores the half-timbered charm of Rouen, reflects on Monet's lily ponds, peeks in on local artisans, and sees Honfleur's harbor with an easel. The adventure also includes composer Eric Satie's eccentric world, Normandy cuisine, a tour of the D-Day beaches and a visit to the abbey of Mont St. Michel.G
5:00 pm 
Grey Ambition   Grey Ambition is an inspirational documentary about Canadian seniors over sixty-five who are taking their brain power to new levels long after retirement. It includes seniors who are involved in the arts, volunteerism, education, entrepreneurship and those still working in the business world and proves that life begins at any age. D
5:30 pm 
Grey Glory   Grey Glory is a heartwarming and inspirational documentary about Canadian seniors who are pushing their bodies to the limit, redefining our perceptions of aging. It tells the story of three extraordinary athletes; Olga Kotelko, a ninety-four year old Masters Track and Field star who didn't start the sport until she was seventy-seven; Milos Kostic, a seventy-two year old runner and triathlete who has competed in over twenty IRONMAN triathlons; and sixty-eight year old Tom Heffner, who trains and competes in international bodybuilding competitions. These remarkable seniors take us through their workouts, tell us about the secrets to their success and prove that it is never too late to start exercising. D
6:00 pm 
Capturing Grace   It seems like two separate realms. One is occupied by acclaimed dancers from Brooklyn's world renowned Mark Morris Dance Group. The other by people with Parkinson's disease. D
7:00 pm 
Zoo Quest In Colour   First broadcast in December 1954, Zoo Quest was one of the most popular television series of its time. It changed the way viewers saw the world and launched the career of the young David Attenborough as a wildlife presenter. Broadcast 10 years before colour television, Zoo Quest was thought to have been filmed in black and white. D
8:00 pm 
Vietnam War  "Deja Vu"  After a long and brutal war, revolutionaries led by Ho Chi Minh end nearly a century of French colonial rule. With the Cold War intensifying, Vietnam is divided: communists hold the North, while America supports an untested regime in the South. 1 of 10G
9:30 pm 
Inside Peace   Inmates doing hard time in a Texas jail enroll in a Peace Class and struggle to discover their humanity and beat the odds as they put their lives back together from the inside out. Over the course of fours years, we follow three men who gradually begin to change the way they see themselves and their place in the world. Their road becomes even more treacherous when they leave prison and face a world that doesn't always say "Welcome home. D
10:30 pm 
Capturing Grace   It seems like two separate realms. One is occupied by acclaimed dancers from Brooklyn's world renowned Mark Morris Dance Group. The other by people with Parkinson's disease. D
11:30 pm 
Zoo Quest In Colour   First broadcast in December 1954, Zoo Quest was one of the most popular television series of its time. It changed the way viewers saw the world and launched the career of the young David Attenborough as a wildlife presenter. Broadcast 10 years before colour television, Zoo Quest was thought to have been filmed in black and white. D

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