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12:00 AM 
Theater Talk  "Matilda"  We devote this episode to Matilda, Broadway's new musical (nominated for 12 TONY Awards). Taped the day after the show's Broadway gala opening in April, our guests are librettist Dennis Kelly, composer/lyricist Tim Minchin and actor Bertie Carvel, who plays the terrifying Ms. Trunchbull. [P]

12:30 AM 
Closer to Truth  "Marvels of Space-Time?"  Einstein showed that space and time are essentially the same thing-a single entity, space-time. But space and time seem so radically different. [P]

1:00 AM 
French In Action  "Families"  Our two characters get names: Mireille and Robert. Mireille has two sisters. Robert is an only child; his mother is French. His parents are divorced. [G]

1:30 AM 
French In Action  "Portraits I"  Mireille is petite, but healthy, athletic, strong, with long blond hair, and blue eyes. She's quick and has a certain fondness for poking fun. [G]

2:00 AM 
Western Tradition  "The Rise of Rome"  A small city in central Italy builds an empire that will shape the whole of the Western tradition. [G]

2:30 AM 
Western Tradition  "The Roman Empire"  Building an empire, Rome begins to destroy its own greatness. [G]

3:00 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Remembering and Forgetting"  Takes a look at the complex process called memory: how images, ideas, language, even physical actions, sounds, and smells are translated into codes, represented in memory and retrieved when needed. [G]

3:30 AM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Cognitive Processes"  Explores the higher mental processes - reasoning, planning and problem solving - and the "cognitive revolution" that is attracting a diverse assortment of investigators, from philosophers to computer scientists. [G]

4:00 AM 
Design Squad  "Hockey Net Target"  Boston Bruins defenseman Matt Lashoff challenges the teams to build remote-controlled hockey-net targets. [G]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "Understanding Business Ethics"  Do the right thing! You'll learn with the Biz Kids as they examine several aspects of ethics in business. You'll also see the downside of not following ethical business practices. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Growing Power - Will Allen's Story of Inspiration through a Garden"  Milwaukee, WI. - In 1993, Growing Power was an organization with teens that needed a place to work. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Speaking Dolphinese"  The Wild Kratts are on a mission to decode the secret language of one of the smartest creatures on Earth - Dolphins!. [P]

6:00 AM 
Ciao Italia  "Exquisite Plums/Susine Squisite"  The plums are ripe for the picking at Butternut Farm, and Mary Ann takes to the ladder to gather a bushel full for her kitchen, where she creates a moist and tender Fresh Plum Tart topped with a dizzying spiral of sliced prunes and then creates a moist and tender Dried Prune Cake that melts in your mouth. [P]

6:30 AM 
The Jazzy Vegetarian  "Italian Flair"  Host Laura Theodore prepares a delicious and hearty Italian-style meal. The menu features "Quick Lasagna Rolls" and savory side dishes such as: "Basil Roasted Peppers" and "Broccoli Rabe with Garlic. [P]

7:00 AM 
Richard Bangs' Adventures with Purpose Switzerland: Quest for the Sublime Bangs sets off for old-world Europe to explore the origins of adventure travel. He searches for what philosophers and poets of the past called "the sublime" from Lucerne to St. Moritz and to Zermatt and the Matterhorn. [G]

8:00 AM 
This Old House  "Exterior Improvements"  Mason Mark McCullough shows Norm how he's repointing the old brick foundation. Then Norm and Tom repair the sagging front porch. [P]

8:30 AM 
American Woodshop  "Veneer Inlays"  [P]

9:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Garden Coaching (Atlanta, Ga)"  Just as athletes have trainers, we too can have personal garden coaches to help us achieve the landscape of our dreaMs. In this episode, we tag along with a coach to learn how they can guide, teach and empower us to be better gardeners on any skill level. [P]

9:30 AM 
Around The House with Matt and Shari  "Exterior Details"  [P]

10:00 AM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Wall Art"  Robyn shows how to make giant crochet motifs, designed by Linda Dean, that are perfect to hang on your wall and Kristin will take you through the steps of knitting 3 different patterns that are perfect for hanging up. Afghan square of the week is crochet Raised Chevron. [P]

10:30 AM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Starry, Starry Night, Part 2"  In this segment, Jerry takes his students through the process of applying the glow around the moon. Then adding some additional darker clouds. [P]

11:00 AM 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Liquid Gold"  Mixiotes of Woodland Mushrooms with Slow-Cook Garlic and Mexican Herbs in Mojo de Ajo Sauce. [G]

11:30 AM 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Xochimilco: Cooking with Flowers"  Pati takes you to Xochimilco, the legendary floating gardens of Mexico, and sprinkles a few flowers into some impressive but easy Mexican recipes. Squash Blossom Quesadillas; Hibiscus and Pecan Mole; Rose Petal, Marshmallow, Mango and Pistachio Ice Cream. [P]

12:00 PM 
Great Conversations  "Sandra Day O'connor and Pete Williams"  Sandra Day O'Connor (The Majesty of the Law) and Pete Williams (NBC news correspondent). [P]

1:00 PM 
French In Action  "Families"  Our two characters get names: Mireille and Robert. Mireille has two sisters. Robert is an only child; his mother is French. His parents are divorced. [G]

1:30 PM 
French In Action  "Portraits I"  Mireille is petite, but healthy, athletic, strong, with long blond hair, and blue eyes. She's quick and has a certain fondness for poking fun. [G]

2:00 PM 
Western Tradition  "The Rise of Rome"  A small city in central Italy builds an empire that will shape the whole of the Western tradition. [G]

2:30 PM 
Western Tradition  "The Roman Empire"  Building an empire, Rome begins to destroy its own greatness. [G]

3:00 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Remembering and Forgetting"  Takes a look at the complex process called memory: how images, ideas, language, even physical actions, sounds, and smells are translated into codes, represented in memory and retrieved when needed. [G]

3:30 PM 
Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition  "Cognitive Processes"  Explores the higher mental processes - reasoning, planning and problem solving - and the "cognitive revolution" that is attracting a diverse assortment of investigators, from philosophers to computer scientists. [G]

4:00 PM 
Design Squad  "Hockey Net Target"  Boston Bruins defenseman Matt Lashoff challenges the teams to build remote-controlled hockey-net targets. [G]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "Understanding Business Ethics"  Do the right thing! You'll learn with the Biz Kids as they examine several aspects of ethics in business. You'll also see the downside of not following ethical business practices. [P]

5:00 PM 
The Electric Company  "Out to Launch"  When Francine calls Hector a liar on a neighborhood billboard, The Electric Company has to work together to help clear Hector's name. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "The Guilty Party"  Hacker returns to Poddleville with a peace offering: a magnificent statue of the Mayor of Poddleville. But at the unveiling party, Hacker accuses someone of stealing the key to his recharger chair. [P]

6:00 PM 
Knit and Crochet Now!  "Wall Art"  Robyn shows how to make giant crochet motifs, designed by Linda Dean, that are perfect to hang on your wall and Kristin will take you through the steps of knitting 3 different patterns that are perfect for hanging up. Afghan square of the week is crochet Raised Chevron. [P]

6:30 PM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "Starry, Starry Night, Part 2"  In this segment, Jerry takes his students through the process of applying the glow around the moon. Then adding some additional darker clouds. [P]

7:00 PM 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Mediterranean Baja"  The Baja California peninsula boasts a climate reminiscent of those on the Mediterranean Sea. Thousands of olive trees and vineyards in Northern Baja capture the distinctiveness of this region of Mexico. [P]

7:30 PM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Crowd Pleasers"  Joanne creates a meal fit for guests, starting with a Crostini with Sheep's Milk Ricotta, Asparagus and Mint that looks as great as it tastes. She teaches her student, Jack, the key to making light and flavorful meatballs perfect for Rigatoni in a Smoky Tomato Sauce, and they toast the meal with a grown up Big Girl Lime Milk Shake. [P]

8:00 PM 
This Old House  "Exterior Improvements"  Mason Mark McCullough shows Norm how he's repointing the old brick foundation. Then Norm and Tom repair the sagging front porch. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Italy's Great Hill Towns"  Rick finds Italy's quintessential charms in the classic hill towns. He travels from San Gimignano's medieval towers to Cortona's charming lanes, to Orvieto's history of papal intrigue and Civita di Bagnoregio's cliff-hanging vistas. [G]

9:00 PM 
Travelscope  "New Brunswick"  Joseph travels along the Miramichi River Route in New Brunswick, Canada in search of spring salmon and fishing tales. At a rustic river lodge he samples local cuisine and in nearby Doaktown explores the Miramichi's fishing and lumber history. [P]

9:30 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "From Bloomfield to the Strip In Pittsburgh"  Lidia opened her own restaurant in the Strip District in Pittsburgh where other Italian-American immigrants also started earlier businesses. But Pittsburgh's other well known "Little Italy" is called Bloomfield. [P]

10:00 PM 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Road Food at Home"  Bridget uncovers the secrets to perfect Slow-Cooker BBQ Brisket. Then, Adam reveals his top picks for slow cookers. [P]

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Blanching with Guests Seth & Angela Raynor"  [P]

11:00 PM 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Liquid Gold"  Mixiotes of Woodland Mushrooms with Slow-Cook Garlic and Mexican Herbs in Mojo de Ajo Sauce. [G]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Italy's Great Hill Towns"  Rick finds Italy's quintessential charms in the classic hill towns. He travels from San Gimignano's medieval towers to Cortona's charming lanes, to Orvieto's history of papal intrigue and Civita di Bagnoregio's cliff-hanging vistas. [G]


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