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12:00 AM 
Theater Talk  "Here Lies Love and Requiem 2014"  We focus on the new show Here Lies Love, now at The Public Theater. Our guests are composer/lyricist David Byrne (previously of Talking Heads) along with actors Jose Llana and Ruthie Ann Miles who play Ferdinand and Imelda Marcos in this inventive techno-disco musical about the rise and fall of the notorious Filipino dictator and his super-star first lady. [P]

12:30 AM 
Closer to Truth  "Is Consciousness An Illusion?"  Is consciousness something special in the universe, a carrier of meaning and purpose? Or is consciousness a mere artifact of the brain, a by-product of evolution? I hope consciousness is special, which is why I must be a skeptic. [P]

1:00 AM 
French In Action  "Residences II"  At the Belleaus's dinner table, the aristocratic Hubert de Pinot- Chambrun is belittling low-cost housing for workers. The egalitarian Robert gets hot under the collar. [G]

1:30 AM 
French In Action  "Residences III"  At the Belleaus's dinner, there is more table talk about real estate. The doorbell rings, and Marie-Laure returns to say it was a fake nun with a big moustache selling raffle tickets. [G]

2:00 AM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Kepler to Einstein"  From Kepler's laws and the theory of tides, to Einstein's general theory of relativity, into black holes, and beyond. [P]

2:30 AM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Harmony of the Spheres"  A last lingering look back at mechanics to see new connections between old discoveries. [P]

3:00 AM 
Biography of America, A  "New World Encounters"  Professor Miller introduces A Biography of America and its team of historians. The program looks at the beginnings of American history from west to east, following the first Ice Age migrations through the corn civilizations of Middle America, and the explorations of Columbus, DeSoto, and the Spanish. [P]

3:30 AM 
Biography of America, A  "English Settlement"  As the American character begins to take shape in the early seventeenth century, English settlements develop in New England and Virginia. Their personalities are dramatically different. [P]

4:00 AM 
SciGirls  "Horsing Around"  SciGirl Zoe and her friends pony up some science to select the best horse for a riding competition. [P]

4:30 AM 
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. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Organic Flower Power; All the Beauty-None of the Chemicals"  The multi-billion dollar flower industry is thriving, albeit in part by toxic pesticides, herbicides and other non-environmentally friendly chemicals. But there's a new niche in towns scattered across America; Grower's raising flowers using all-organic methods. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Rocket Jaw: Rescuer of the Reef"  While checking out how coral reefs are formed, the Wild Kratts discover that Zach and Donita have sent robotic Parrotfish to collect coral to make jewelry. Martin and Chris must use the power of the greatest hunters of the reef to stop this evil plot. [P]

6:00 AM 
Ciao Italia  "From The Sea/Del Mare"  [P]

6:30 AM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Class  "Stuffed Chicken Breasts & Fava Fennel Salad"  Joanne teaches her student Geoff a new way to prepare chicken using some of his favorite ingredients, and shows him how with a little work he can create a vibrant, fragrant salad. Recipes: (1) CHICKEN BREASTS STUFFED WITH GOAT CHEESE AND OLIVES (2) FAVA BEAN, FENNEL, AND PARSLEY SALAD. [P]

7:00 AM 
Globe Trekker  "Globe Trekker Food Hour: Spice Trails"  Merrilees Parker, Padma Lakshmi, Tyler Florence and Peter Gordon travel the world to see how control of the spice trails has made great cities and destroyed ancient civilizations. They trace the origins of cloves, nutmeg, pepper, cardamom, cinnamon, and other tasty treasures. [G]

8:00 AM 
This Old House  "Arlington Italianate Project/Italianate Renaissance"  Arlington Italianate Project finale: Landscape designer Cricket Beauregard completes the exterior with a pair of classically inspired urns. Tom details how he modified the master bath to accommodate a steam shower. [P]

8:30 AM 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Memory Box"  [P]

9:00 AM 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Allen's Favorites"  Allen picks a few of his favorite topics to discuss in this episode. He talks to experts about antique furniture and blackberries. [P]

9:30 AM 
Start Up  "It Looks Good On You"  [P]

10:00 AM 
Lap Quilting with Georgia Bonesteel  "Fishermen's Coats"  At UCLA's Fowler Museum of Cultural Art in California, Georgia finds examples of Japanese country quilting. [G]

10:30 AM 
Donna Dewberry Show  "Great Little Gifts"  Donna shares dozens of little gift ideas that make for big fun. From easy borders on frames and small boxes to wearable art projects. [P]

11:00 AM 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "West Coast of Norway: All Is Well - If There Is Herring"  Host Andreas Viestad travels along the West coast of Norway, an area settled around the rich herring fisheries. Inspired by history, Andreas demonstrates how to make Scandinavian-style herring. [P]

11:30 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]

12:00 PM 
Great Conversations  "David Plouffe and Richard Wolffe"  In this program, David Plouffe, political strategist and author of The Audacity to Win is interviewed by Richard Wolffe, award-winning journalist, political analyst for MSNBC, and author of Renegade: The Making of a President. David Plouffe was not just the architect of the campaign that put Barack Obama in the White House; he also built a grassroots movement that changed the face of politics. [P]

1:00 PM 
French In Action  "Residences II"  At the Belleaus's dinner table, the aristocratic Hubert de Pinot- Chambrun is belittling low-cost housing for workers. The egalitarian Robert gets hot under the collar. [G]

1:30 PM 
French In Action  "Residences III"  At the Belleaus's dinner, there is more table talk about real estate. The doorbell rings, and Marie-Laure returns to say it was a fake nun with a big moustache selling raffle tickets. [G]

2:00 PM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Kepler to Einstein"  From Kepler's laws and the theory of tides, to Einstein's general theory of relativity, into black holes, and beyond. [P]

2:30 PM 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Harmony of the Spheres"  A last lingering look back at mechanics to see new connections between old discoveries. [P]

3:00 PM 
Biography of America, A  "New World Encounters"  Professor Miller introduces A Biography of America and its team of historians. The program looks at the beginnings of American history from west to east, following the first Ice Age migrations through the corn civilizations of Middle America, and the explorations of Columbus, DeSoto, and the Spanish. [P]

3:30 PM 
Biography of America, A  "English Settlement"  As the American character begins to take shape in the early seventeenth century, English settlements develop in New England and Virginia. Their personalities are dramatically different. [P]

4:00 PM 
SciGirls  "Horsing Around"  SciGirl Zoe and her friends pony up some science to select the best horse for a riding competition. [P]

4:30 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. [P]

5:00 PM 
Growing a Greener World  "Organic Flower Power; All the Beauty-None of the Chemicals"  The multi-billion dollar flower industry is thriving, albeit in part by toxic pesticides, herbicides and other non-environmentally friendly chemicals. But there's a new niche in towns scattered across America; Grower's raising flowers using all-organic methods. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "A Battle of Equals"  Hacker pollutes cyberspace with dangerous cyberstatic by tampering with four satellites designed to keep everything free from cyber- static cling. But is his plan only to trash cyberspace - or does he have something even more devious up his cloak? The kids learn the answer as they use balance scales and equations to restore the satellites and save Motherboard. [P]

6:00 PM 
Lap Quilting with Georgia Bonesteel  "Fishermen's Coats"  At UCLA's Fowler Museum of Cultural Art in California, Georgia finds examples of Japanese country quilting. [G]

6:30 PM 
Donna Dewberry Show  "Great Little Gifts"  Donna shares dozens of little gift ideas that make for big fun. From easy borders on frames and small boxes to wearable art projects. [P]

7:00 PM 
Eat! Drink! Italy! with Vic Rallo  "Local Knowledge"  Agli Amici Bottarga with chef Emanuele Scarello in Udine; Rigatoni with Fresh Anchovies and Fennel with chef Salvatore Giordano in Sicily; winemaker Roberto Pighin discusses Pinot Grigio and the Collio region of Friuli. [P]

7:30 PM 
Mike Colameco's Real Food [P]

8:00 PM 
This Old House  "Arlington Italianate Project/Italianate Renaissance"  Arlington Italianate Project finale: Landscape designer Cricket Beauregard completes the exterior with a pair of classically inspired urns. Tom details how he modified the master bath to accommodate a steam shower. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Tuscany's Dolce Vita"  Rick explores the small towns and rural countryside of Tuscany. He hunts for truffles in an oak forest, nibbles through an artichoke festival, shares a farmhouse feast, climbs the Leaning Tower of Pisa, and rides in a classic convertible through the cypress groves of Mona Lisa's backyard. [G]

9:00 PM 
Travelscope  "Desert Birds, Bats and Wildflowers"  The desert's subtle attractions are revealed in a tour of California's wildflower displays and Yuma, Arizona's Birding and Nature Festival. [G]

9:30 PM 
Lidia's Kitchen  "A Delicious Elegant Meal"  [P]

10:00 PM 

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Einat Admony & Purees"  [P]

11:00 PM 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "West Coast of Norway: All Is Well - If There Is Herring"  Host Andreas Viestad travels along the West coast of Norway, an area settled around the rich herring fisheries. Inspired by history, Andreas demonstrates how to make Scandinavian-style herring. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Tuscany's Dolce Vita"  Rick explores the small towns and rural countryside of Tuscany. He hunts for truffles in an oak forest, nibbles through an artichoke festival, shares a farmhouse feast, climbs the Leaning Tower of Pisa, and rides in a classic convertible through the cypress groves of Mona Lisa's backyard. [G]


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