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12:00 AM 
Rediscovering Biology: Molecular to Global Perspectives  "Session 3. Evolution and Phylogenetics"  The ability to compare DNA sequences from different organisms is refining our perspective on evolution. This session illustrates how molecular techniques are now combined with fossil evidence to explore relationships in organisms from whales to anthrax. [P]

12:30 AM 
Rediscovering Biology: Molecular to Global Perspectives  "Session 4. Microbial Diversity"  Microbial diversity far surpasses all other diversity on the planet. This session examines recent studies of microbes including extremophiles, the comparisons of Bacteria and Archaea, and the formation and life cycle of biofilMs.. [P]

1:00 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "Rivals and Friends"  Election of 1796, first contested presidential election, won by John Adams. His opponent, Thomas Jefferson becomes vice-president. Adam's difficult relationship with cabinet, congress, and Jefferson. Struggle with France on the high seas; the Alien and Sedition Acts set stage for election of 1800, won narrowly by Jefferson. Lame-duck Congress changes court structure; Adams appoints Federalists to new posts before he leaves office. Jefferson challenges appointments. Role of Chief Justice John Marshall and Marbury vs. Madison decision in strengthening Supreme Court. [G]

1:30 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "Best Laid Plans"  Republican desire to minimize national government and encourage small town/agrarian lifestyles overtaken during Jefferson's presidency by economic vitality and growth of cities, beginnings of industrialization, the Louisiana Purchase, expansion to the west. Jefferson's embargo in response to Napoleonic Wars hurts economy of northeast. Election of James Madison in 1808; Jefferson lifts embargo as he leaves office. The War of 1812. [G]

2:00 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Rise of Capitalism"  Individual enterprise merges with technological innovation to launch the Commercial Revolution -- the seedbed of American industry. The program features the ideas of Adam Smith, the efforts of entrepreneurs in New England and Chicago, the Lowell Mills Experiment, and the engineering feats involved in Chicago's early transformation from marsh to metropolis. [P]

2:30 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Reform Impulse"  The Industrial Revolution has its dark side, and the tumultuous events of the period touch off intense and often thrilling reform movements. Professor Masur presents the ideas and characters behind the Great Awakening, the abolitionist movement, the women's movement, and a powerful wave of religious fervor. [P]

3:00 AM 
SciGirls  "Pedal Power"  Best friends Angela, Olivia, Margaret and Rebecca don welding masks and rev up power tools to engineer an ice cream-maker that's powered by their bikes. [P]

3:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "How Do You Get Money?"  Join us and you'll explore many ways to make money. Follow a Biz Kid on a job hunt-reviewing help wanted ads, filling out the application, and going through the interview. [P]

4:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Backyard Composting (Winston Salem, NC)"  Compost is the single most important amendment for creating healthy soil. Yet, many gardeners are confused when it comes to making it at home, and why it's important. [P]

4:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Platypus Cafe"  While kayaking in Australia, Martin and Chris encounter one of the world's most unusual creatures, a platypus mother with her eggs. But unscrupulous endangered animal chef, Gourmand, plans on making the platypus eggs his next delicacy. [P]

5:00 AM 
Delicious Tv's Vegan Mashup  "Everything Mushrooms"  Delicious TV's Vegan Mashup is just mad about mushrooms! Chewy, hearty, and bursting with umami, mushrooms are a low-cal treat, rich with flavor and a perfect foundation for today's favorite creations! Terry Romero grills tender Oyster Mushrooms for easy Tacos smothered with Avocado salsa. Miyoko Schinner stirs up a delicate Farro Risotto bursting with Exotic MushrooMs. And Toni Fiore creates a deceptively and delectable Mushroom Tart tatin. [P]

5:30 AM 
Kevin Dundon's Modern Irish Food  "Simple Delights"  Kevin prepares a caramelized Dunmore East scallop tart served with a simple rocket salad; warm roasted garlic cottage pie; quick orzo pasta risotto; and sourdough bread. Finally, a heather-infused buttermilk pannacotta with honey. [P]

6:00 AM 
Smart Travels - Europe with Rudy Maxa  "Out of London"  Rudy stops at Hampton Court, gazes on Oxford's spires and browses in a real Alice in Wonderland's candy store. [G]

6:30 AM 
In The Americas with David Yetman  "Lake Superior: Circling The Sweet Water Ocean"  Straddling the U.S.-Canadian border, the largest lake in the world supports thousands of residents along its forested shores. The icy waters also harbor a remote national park, Isle Royale. [G]

7:00 AM 
Hometime  "Creekside Home Garage Doors"  See how the custom garage doors blend in with the rest of the new home's architecture as the installers overcome a challenging roof line. [P]

7:30 AM 
Woodsmith Shop  "Book Rack and Mantel Clock"  Watch the editors of Woodsmith demonstrate how to create a stylish book rack or an elegant mantel clock in a weekend. [P]

8:00 AM 
Victory Garden's EdibleFEAST It's a good and full day on sea and land, first to harvest crab and sea urchin off the California coast. Then, with the catch in hand, prepare a feast with local farm workers who strive to maintain their traditions and culture while doing the hard labor of sustainable farming. [P]

8:30 AM 
For Your Home  "Music & Little Black Dresses"  Inspired by original black and white paintings of little black dresses and a baby grand piano, Vicki and Sloan decorate the music salon and create a warm and welcoming formal dining room that sets the perfect stage for mellow music and entertaining. [P]

9:00 AM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Colorful Throws"  Amy Herzog shows you how to make the Shadowbox Afghan with knitted mitered Squares, while Marly Bird demonstrates the crochet motifs that makeup the Blueberry Parfait Afghan. Brett Bara demonstrates Broomstick Lace for a skinny scarf. [P]

9:30 AM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Desert Hues"  Take a drive deep into the desert with Bob Ross and enjoy a springtime cactus surprise. [P]

10:00 AM 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans Chilled Tomato Soup with Tapenade, Trout Amandine, and Buttermilk Panna Cotta. [P]

10:30 AM 
George Hirsch Lifestyle  "Country Made"  George prepares a selection of simple comfort recipes, including fried chicken and waffles and his favorite creamy rice pudding. George visits Shady Lady Root Beer, a small-batch brewer of handcrafted soda, and then stops in at an artisanal producer of pastries in Sag Harbor. [P]

11:00 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Llevando Cuentas"  Arturo arrives from Argentina and meets some members of the Castillo family. [G]

11:30 AM 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Ocultanso La Verdad"  This episode covers more terms used in financial matters. Raquel's mother does not approve of Raquel spending so much time with Arturo. [G]

12:00 PM 
Rediscovering Biology: Molecular to Global Perspectives  "Session 3. Evolution and Phylogenetics"  The ability to compare DNA sequences from different organisms is refining our perspective on evolution. This session illustrates how molecular techniques are now combined with fossil evidence to explore relationships in organisms from whales to anthrax. [P]

12:30 PM 
Rediscovering Biology: Molecular to Global Perspectives  "Session 4. Microbial Diversity"  Microbial diversity far surpasses all other diversity on the planet. This session examines recent studies of microbes including extremophiles, the comparisons of Bacteria and Archaea, and the formation and life cycle of biofilMs.. [P]

1:00 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "Rivals and Friends"  Election of 1796, first contested presidential election, won by John Adams. His opponent, Thomas Jefferson becomes vice-president. Adam's difficult relationship with cabinet, congress, and Jefferson. Struggle with France on the high seas; the Alien and Sedition Acts set stage for election of 1800, won narrowly by Jefferson. Lame-duck Congress changes court structure; Adams appoints Federalists to new posts before he leaves office. Jefferson challenges appointments. Role of Chief Justice John Marshall and Marbury vs. Madison decision in strengthening Supreme Court. [G]

1:30 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "Best Laid Plans"  Republican desire to minimize national government and encourage small town/agrarian lifestyles overtaken during Jefferson's presidency by economic vitality and growth of cities, beginnings of industrialization, the Louisiana Purchase, expansion to the west. Jefferson's embargo in response to Napoleonic Wars hurts economy of northeast. Election of James Madison in 1808; Jefferson lifts embargo as he leaves office. The War of 1812. [G]

2:00 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Rise of Capitalism"  Individual enterprise merges with technological innovation to launch the Commercial Revolution -- the seedbed of American industry. The program features the ideas of Adam Smith, the efforts of entrepreneurs in New England and Chicago, the Lowell Mills Experiment, and the engineering feats involved in Chicago's early transformation from marsh to metropolis. [P]

2:30 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Reform Impulse"  The Industrial Revolution has its dark side, and the tumultuous events of the period touch off intense and often thrilling reform movements. Professor Masur presents the ideas and characters behind the Great Awakening, the abolitionist movement, the women's movement, and a powerful wave of religious fervor. [P]

3:00 PM 
SciGirls  "Pedal Power"  Best friends Angela, Olivia, Margaret and Rebecca don welding masks and rev up power tools to engineer an ice cream-maker that's powered by their bikes. [P]

3:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "How Do You Get Money?"  Join us and you'll explore many ways to make money. Follow a Biz Kid on a job hunt-reviewing help wanted ads, filling out the application, and going through the interview. [P]

4:00 PM 
Growing a Greener World  "Backyard Composting (Winston Salem, NC)"  Compost is the single most important amendment for creating healthy soil. Yet, many gardeners are confused when it comes to making it at home, and why it's important. [P]

4:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "Totally Rad"  The dastardly Hacker (Christopher Lloyd) takes over the Radopolis cybersite, declaring himself King in "Totally Rad," the season premiere of CYBERCHASE. In an effort to dethrone him, the kids challenge the Hacker's extreme team to a winner-take-all skate-off. [P]

5:00 PM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Colorful Throws"  Amy Herzog shows you how to make the Shadowbox Afghan with knitted mitered Squares, while Marly Bird demonstrates the crochet motifs that makeup the Blueberry Parfait Afghan. Brett Bara demonstrates Broomstick Lace for a skinny scarf. [P]

5:30 PM 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "Desert Hues"  Take a drive deep into the desert with Bob Ross and enjoy a springtime cactus surprise. [P]

6:00 PM 
Nick Stellino Cooking with Friends  "Laurent Manrique, Seafood"  Chef Stellino prepares Sole with Orange Ginger Sauce and Sauteed Spinach. Nick welcomes Chef Laurent Manrique from San Francisco's Aqua who prepares Hamachi and Grapefruit Basil Salad. [P]

6:30 PM 
Mike Colameco's Real Food [P]

7:00 PM 
Hometime  "Creekside Home Garage Doors"  See how the custom garage doors blend in with the rest of the new home's architecture as the installers overcome a challenging roof line. [P]

7:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Istanbul"  Rick loses his way in the Grand Bazaar, munches through the famously fragrant Spice Market and follows the fall of the ancient capital of Byzantium and the rise of Islam at the city's wall. [G]

8:00 PM 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "Krakow, Poland"  Burt visits the city's ancient castle and cathedral, discovers the origin of the croissant, looks at art treasures, checks out what is cooking and visits the Jewish quarter. [G]

8:30 PM 
Chef's Life  "A Road Trip for Rice"  Vivian travels to Columbia, South Carolina, to meet with Glenn Roberts of Anson Mills and learns about Carolina heirloom rice growing in fields on the Savannah River. Glenn explains Anson Mills' efforts to save heirloom grains and discusses the importance of ingredient biodiversity. [P]

9:00 PM 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Quick and Easy Rib Dinner"  Test cook Bridget Lancaster uncovers the secrets to Grilled Glazed Baby Back Ribs. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reviews charcoal grills in the Equipment Corner. [P]

9:30 PM 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Cook Once, Eat Twice"  Sara's easy strategy for quick meals is to cook once, eat twice. Spicy Roast Pork is a simple and delicious meal any night, but a visit with her brother to a Vietnamese food joint inspires Sara to turn that pork into delectable pork Banh Mi Sandwiches later in the week. [P]

10:00 PM 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans Chilled Tomato Soup with Tapenade, Trout Amandine, and Buttermilk Panna Cotta. [P]

10:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Istanbul"  Rick loses his way in the Grand Bazaar, munches through the famously fragrant Spice Market and follows the fall of the ancient capital of Byzantium and the rise of Islam at the city's wall. [G]

11:00 PM 
In Search of the Novel  "What's In It for Me?"  A novel can transport readers to other places and times, real or imaginary, allowing the readers to meet people and experience life in many different ways. In this program, teachers explore ways to help students respond to novels on deeply personal levels. [P]


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