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12:00 AM 
Theater Talk  "A New Take On Cinderella"  We focus on the new Broadway musical, Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella. Joining us are two of its stars, Tony winner Victoria Clark, who plays the Fairy Godmother, and Ann Harada, who has the role of Cinderella's stepsister (whom she emphatically describes as not "mean," but "misguided" and "delusional"). [P]

12:30 AM 
Closer to Truth  "A New Heaven and a New Earth?"  The Judeo-Christian scriptures tell of "a new heaven and a new earth, " when all shall be made new. What could this mean? Could this ever make sense? Believers say, "It's God's mystery. [P]

1:00 AM 
French In Action  "Entertainment II"  Waiting for Robert at La Coupole, Mireille notices an odd man in black behaving strangely nearby. Robert arrives almost on time, and they go to the movies to see Love in the Afternoon. [G]

1:30 AM 
French In Action  "Entertainment III"  Robert and Mireille leave the cinema and wander toward the Champs- Elysees. Robert thinks he has lost his passport. A rude soldier on furlough falls, in a way, for Mireille. [G]

2:00 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "Political Stalemate"  Equilibrium, party loyalty final decades of 19th century. Patronage and kickbacks system vs. need for skilled government officials. Presidential politics; election battles. Significant regulatory legislation. Depression of 1893 and the emergence of the Populist Party. Gold-silver controversy. [G]

2:30 AM 
Unfinished Nation  "Imperial Ambition"  Stirrings of imperialism. Arguments for and against joining the imperial race. American interest in the Caribbean; determination to maintain hegemonic power in hemisphere. Spanish-American War and role of the press. "Glorious little war" in Cuba vs. experience in the Philippines. Territorial acquisitions. [G]

3:00 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Civil War"  As the Civil War rages, all eyes turn to Vicksburg, where limited war becomes total war. Professor Miller looks at the ferocity of the fighting, at Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, and at the bitter legacy of the battle -- and the war. [P]

3:30 AM 
Biography of America, A  "Reconstruction"  Professor Miller begins the program by evoking in word and picture the battlefield after the battle of Gettysburg. With the assassination of President Lincoln, one sad chapter of American history comes to a close. [P]

4:00 AM 
DragonflyTV  "Space/Astronomy"  Lightweight research: kids use microgravity demonstrators to show what puts the spring in an astronaut's step. Arizona kids hit the Mars-like desert landscape to discover more about life on the Red Planet. [P]

4:30 AM 
Biz Kid$  "The Economics of Economics"  Here's a lighter look at a complex science. Learn about everything from micro to macro economics, supply and demand, and economic indicators. [P]

5:00 AM 
Growing a Greener World  "Sustainable Agriculture (Swoope, VA)"  Polyface Farms is everything that industrialized farming is not. Here's an in depth look at how they are able to grow produce and raise food (beef, chickens, pigs and turkeys) while stewarding the land at the same time. [P]

5:30 AM 
Wild Kratts  "Falcon City"  The Kratt brothers are itching to fly with the world's fastest animal, the Peregrine falcon, which can hit top speeds of 240 mph. But their efforts are side-tracked when the rest of the Wild Kratts team challenges them to find the falcon in the city instead of in the wild, and Chris' Creature Power Suit is accidentally activated with Pigeon Powers ! But then they discover that Zach is sending his Zachbots to clean off a building that has a peregrine falcon nests with chicks! Martin and Chris must activate their Peregrine falcons powers and harness the force of gravity to pull off a high flying creature rescue!. [P]

6:00 AM 
Ciao Italia  "Lamb Roman Style/Abbacchio Alla Romana"  Mary Ann re-creates a classic Roman meal, starting with a trip to the butcher to prepare a Marinated Leg of Lamb that's fit for an emperor's feast. Then she shows you the trick of preparing Roman-style Artichokes, and finishes off with a hearty Potato Casserole. [P]

6:30 AM 
The Jazzy Vegetarian  "It's Soup Time!"  Host Laura Theodore prepares four superstar soup recipes. We begin with "Winter Warming Soup," which makes the perfect meal on a chilly night. [P]

7:00 AM 
Richard Bangs' Adventures with Purpose Assam India: Quest for the One-Horned Rhinoceros In his latest ADVENTURES WITH PURPOSE special, renowned adventurer Richard Bangs treks through the remote state of Assam in India - a region of rushing rivers, strapping monsoons, vast expanses of unspoiled land and a staggering array of wildlife, including the one-horned rhinoceros. What kept these rare rhinos from falling into extinction? What does their story reveal about the world and about saving precious wildlife? Richard sets off to discover what this elusive rhino represents to the people of Assam - and to the world. [P]

8:00 AM 
This Old House  "Cambridge Project, Part 1 of 15"  Homeowners John Stone and Sally Peterson want to turn an 1887 Victorian-era two family house in Cambridge, Massachusetts, into a one-family home. Landscape contractor Roger Cook finds a few surprises in the yard, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey uses an eye-opening energy audit to demonstrate the need for efficiency upgrades, and general contractor Tom Silva brings in a deconstruction expert to remove all of the old and unneeded house parts. [P]

8:30 AM 
American Woodshop  "Thinking Toys"  [P]

9:00 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]

9:30 AM 
Around The House with Matt and Shari  "Color Our World"  [P]

10:00 AM 
Lap Quilting with Georgia Bonesteel  "Vested Interests, Part I"  Georgia presents the steps to make a woven patchwork vest. Rachel Clark shows her garment collection. Part 1 of 2 [G]

10:30 AM 
Paint This with Jerry Yarnell  "America's Pride (Bald Eagle) and Broken Pots 2, Part 5"  In this final episode, Jerry shows how to paint the final highlights on each pot. Then, shows how to use small brushes to apply the design to each pot. [P]

11:00 AM 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Guac on the Wild Side"  Everyone loves guacamole. And for every person you ask, there's a secret recipe and a preferred style. [P]

11:30 AM 
Bake Decorate Celebrate!  "Child's Play"  [P]

12:00 PM 
Great Conversations  "George Soros and John. D. Podesta"  George Soros (financial authority and author of The Age of Fallibility) and John. D. Podesta (Center for American Progress). [P]

1:00 PM 
French In Action  "Entertainment II"  Waiting for Robert at La Coupole, Mireille notices an odd man in black behaving strangely nearby. Robert arrives almost on time, and they go to the movies to see Love in the Afternoon. [G]

1:30 PM 
French In Action  "Entertainment III"  Robert and Mireille leave the cinema and wander toward the Champs- Elysees. Robert thinks he has lost his passport. A rude soldier on furlough falls, in a way, for Mireille. [G]

2:00 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "Political Stalemate"  Equilibrium, party loyalty final decades of 19th century. Patronage and kickbacks system vs. need for skilled government officials. Presidential politics; election battles. Significant regulatory legislation. Depression of 1893 and the emergence of the Populist Party. Gold-silver controversy. [G]

2:30 PM 
Unfinished Nation  "Imperial Ambition"  Stirrings of imperialism. Arguments for and against joining the imperial race. American interest in the Caribbean; determination to maintain hegemonic power in hemisphere. Spanish-American War and role of the press. "Glorious little war" in Cuba vs. experience in the Philippines. Territorial acquisitions. [G]

3:00 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Civil War"  As the Civil War rages, all eyes turn to Vicksburg, where limited war becomes total war. Professor Miller looks at the ferocity of the fighting, at Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, and at the bitter legacy of the battle -- and the war. [P]

3:30 PM 
Biography of America, A  "Reconstruction"  Professor Miller begins the program by evoking in word and picture the battlefield after the battle of Gettysburg. With the assassination of President Lincoln, one sad chapter of American history comes to a close. [P]

4:00 PM 
DragonflyTV  "Space/Astronomy"  Lightweight research: kids use microgravity demonstrators to show what puts the spring in an astronaut's step. Arizona kids hit the Mars-like desert landscape to discover more about life on the Red Planet. [P]

4:30 PM 
Biz Kid$  "The Economics of Economics"  Here's a lighter look at a complex science. Learn about everything from micro to macro economics, supply and demand, and economic indicators. [P]

5:00 PM 
The Electric Company  "The Wordball Is My Oyster"  Lisa gets a case of stage fright when she's cast as the lead in Hector's play. Can Lisa overcome her fears in time to save the play, or will she have to give her part to Annie?. [P]

5:30 PM 
Cyberchase  "The Snelfu Snafu (Pt. 1)"  The long lost encryptor chip, the one computer component that can bring Motherboard back to full power, appears for sale on the popular cybersite U-WANT, U-BID! The CyberSquad has only a few days to save enough money to outbid Hacker for the precious chip. They win the auction, but are totally unprepared for what happens when they implant the chip into Motherboard - Hacker takes over Cyberspace!. [P]

6:00 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "For The Love of Vegetables"  Italians love their vegetables, and they are known for having some of the simplest, freshest and most delicious vegetable dishes of any country. In this episode, Lidia makes Stuffed Escarole, Stuffed Artichoke and Meat Stuffed Eggplant. [P]

6:30 PM 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Thrill of the Grill"  [P]

7:00 PM 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Tacos, Tacos, Tacos"  This episode explores three very different, very authentic and very simple twists on Mexican tacos, one of Mexico's most iconic foods. Bricklayer-Style Beef Tacos; Lime-Rubbed Chicken Tacos with Corn Guacamole; Adobo Fish Tacos with Grilled Pineapple Salsa. [P]

7:30 PM 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Harvest Time"  [P]

8:00 PM 
This Old House  "Cambridge Project, Part 1 of 15"  Homeowners John Stone and Sally Peterson want to turn an 1887 Victorian-era two family house in Cambridge, Massachusetts, into a one-family home. Landscape contractor Roger Cook finds a few surprises in the yard, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey uses an eye-opening energy audit to demonstrate the need for efficiency upgrades, and general contractor Tom Silva brings in a deconstruction expert to remove all of the old and unneeded house parts. [P]

8:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "The Best of West Ireland: Dingle, Galway, and the Aran Islands"  Rick travels through rugged villages and dances in a castle at a medieval folk banquet. [G]

9:00 PM 
Travelscope  "Custer Country, Montana"  Joseph visits Southeast Montana for an historic encounter with a legend and a close encounter with the locals. [G]

9:30 PM 
Lidia's Italy In America  "For The Love of Vegetables"  Italians love their vegetables, and they are known for having some of the simplest, freshest and most delicious vegetable dishes of any country. In this episode, Lidia makes Stuffed Escarole, Stuffed Artichoke and Meat Stuffed Eggplant. [P]

10:00 PM 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Thrill of the Grill"  [P]

10:30 PM 
Simply Ming  "Thickening with Guest Susur Lee"  [P]

11:00 PM 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Guac on the Wild Side"  Everyone loves guacamole. And for every person you ask, there's a secret recipe and a preferred style. [P]

11:30 PM 
Rick Steves' Europe  "The Best of West Ireland: Dingle, Galway, and the Aran Islands"  Rick travels through rugged villages and dances in a castle at a medieval folk banquet. [G]


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