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October 27, 2013
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11:00 pm 
Elvis: Return to Tupelo   In the 1950s and '60s, Elvis Presley became an icon of rock n' roll around the world. But understanding the Elvis story requires going back to his origins in rural Tupelo, Miss. ELVIS: RETURN TO TUPELO documents the period from his birth in 1935 during the depths of the Great Depression, to his breakout year 1956, when Elvis made a triumphant return to his hometown. D

12:00 am 
Raisin in the Sun Revisited: The Raisin Cycle at Center Stage   Inspired by Lorraine Hansberry's groundbreaking 1959 drama, A Raisin in the Sun, and playwright Bruce Norris' Clybourne Park, a Pulitzer Prize-winning prequel and sequel, Kwame Kwei-Armah, artistic director of Baltimore's Center Stage, penned a third play, Beneatha's Place, which follows two of the Raisin characters to Nigeria and its post-colonial struggles.G

1:00 am 
NOVA  "Making Stuff Wilder"  New York Times technology correspondent and best-selling author David Pogue takes a wild ride through the cutting-edge science that is powering the next wave of technological innovation. He meets the scientists and engineers who are at the forefront of making new "stuff."G

2:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Summit Idaho"  Cameras capture four groups of mountain climbers who reach the summits of four Idaho mountain peaks - Vienna Peak in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area, Gilmore Peak in the Lemhi Mountain Range, He Devil in the Seven Devils Mountains, and the Scotchman Peak in Scotchman Peaks of the Panhandle. The steep assents in winter and summer culminate in magnificent views of four different Idaho terrains.G

2:30 am 
MotorWeek   2014 Road Tests: Chevrolet Cruze Diesel, Mercedes-Benz GLK Blue Tech. D

3:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Sesame Street Abby Makes Seasons Change"  Chris is enjoying the beautiful Spring weather as Elmo races to tell Chris that he found a sled in his closet and is going to go sledding! Chris reminds Elmo that it's Spring and that there is no snow. Elmo has to wait for the seasons to change! Elmo wishes it was Winter so he could go sledding again. Abby pops in and hears Elmo make a wish. D

4:00 am 
Sid The Science Kid  "Sid Wings It!"  In his backyard, Sid shows off his homemade cardboard wings. He's wearing them because he wants to fly, just like the bird he has been watching all morning. When his flight plans don't work out, he heads to school to investigate. D

4:30 am 
Peg + Cat  "The Messy Room Problem/The Golden Pyramid Problem"  The Messy Room Problem - Peg's Room. Peg and Cat sort through the mess in Peg's room just in time for company to come over and see Cat's masterpiece, "The Circles." Primary Content: Sorting; Secondary Content: Shapes. D

5:00 am 
Austin City Limits  "Vampire Weekend/Grizzly Bear"  The spotlight shines on two indie rock groups with Vampire Weekend playing songs from its latest recording Modern Vampires of the City, while fellow New York act Grizzly Bear highlights its album Shields.G

6:00 am 
Secrets of Henry VIII's Palace   Hampton Court Palace reveals the story of two palaces: a Tudor structure, developed by Cardinal Wolsey and later Henry VIII, alongside a baroque palace built by William III and Mary II. Although Henry VIII had more than 60 houses by the second half of his reign, none were more important than this one. All six of his wives came to the palace where the king built, in succession, new quarters for each one. He also provided tennis courts, bowling alleys and pleasure gardens.G

7:00 am 
Yellowstone: Land to Life   Filmmaker John Grabowska presents a lyrical interpretation of the geologic story of Yellowstone. Formation of glaciers, mountain ranges and the gigantic caldera of a supervolcano provide a sweeping saga. A short concluding film "Yellowstone's Cascade Corner" features the portion of the national park that lies in Idaho and is filmed and produced by Idaho Public Television.G

7:30 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Summit Idaho"  Cameras capture four groups of mountain climbers who reach the summits of four Idaho mountain peaks - Vienna Peak in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area, Gilmore Peak in the Lemhi Mountain Range, He Devil in the Seven Devils Mountains, and the Scotchman Peak in Scotchman Peaks of the Panhandle. The steep assents in winter and summer culminate in magnificent views of four different Idaho terrains.G

8:00 am 
Oregon Field Guide  "Jackrabbits"  Jackrabbits boom in Eastern Oregon. Paleontologists unlock secrets of life in prehistoric times near John Day. Dick Jenkins shares life on a ranch south of Burns.G

8:30 am 
Roadtrip Nation  "The Power of Serendipity"  Outside of San Francisco, the team arrives at the Jelly Belly factory to meet with Elise Benstein, a food scientist who develops new Jelly Belly flavors. Elise encourages the Roadtrippers to be open to unplanned opportunity; after all, she never would have thought her job would consist of making Root Beer-flavored candy, but she loves it. From California, the crew winds east to Arizona, where they meet with Deon Clark, a nuclear engineer. D

9:00 am 
Scientific American Frontiers  "Body Building"  Alan Alda meets scientists who are working to grow new liver, heart muscle, cartilage and retina tissue, and to bring mobility to people paralyzed by spinal-cord injuries.G

10:00 am 
NOVA  "Making Stuff Wilder"  New York Times technology correspondent and best-selling author David Pogue takes a wild ride through the cutting-edge science that is powering the next wave of technological innovation. He meets the scientists and engineers who are at the forefront of making new "stuff."G

11:00 am 
African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross  "The Black Atlantic (1500-1800)"  This opening episode explores the truly global experiences that created the African American people. Beginning a full century before the first documented slaves arrived at Jamestown, Virginia, this segment portrays the earliest Africans, both slave and free, who arrived on these shores. Part 1 of 6G

12:00 pm 
Globe Trekker  "Around The World - Pacific Journeys: Santiago to Pitcairn"  Zay Harding takes off for island hopping from Santiago de Chile, gateway to Easter Island.G

1:00 pm 
Dialogue  "Morris Dees"  Marcia Franklin talks with human rights activist Morris Dees, the co-founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center. Dees, an attorney, is known for his cases against white supremacist groups. He led the civil lawsuit in 2000 against Richard Butler and the Aryan Nations in Idaho which ultimately bankrupted the group. Franklin asks Dees to reflect back on that case, talks with him about the other human rights issues in which he has been involved since then, and asks him how he views the civil rights landscape at this time in American history. Dees is this year's University of Idaho Law School Bellwood Memorial Lecturer.G

1:30 pm 
McLaughlin Group   Topics: OBAMACARE WOES, U.S.-PAKISTAN RELATIONS. Panelists: Pat Buchanan, Author and Columnist; Eleanor Clift, Newsweek; Mort Zuckerman, US News & World Report; Guy Taylor, The Washington Times. D

2:00 pm 
Biz Kid$  "Debt: The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly"  It's easy to spend more than you make with credit cards. Learn to avoid the pitfalls of overspending by keeping a spending journal, sticking to a budget, and living a cash existence. Meet the owner of a carpet cleaning company and a radio DJ who have both learned how to manage debt. D

2:30 pm 
Oregon Field Guide  "Meth Labs, Yurt Skiing, Weather"  This episode includes a look at how meth labs are moving from the cities to remote areas like the Elkhorn Range near Baker and bringing toxic chemicals that are being dumped, creating environmental time bombs.G

3:00 pm 
Masterpiece Classic  "Downton Abbey, Series II - Part Two"  Downton Abbey becomes a convalescent home for wounded soldiers to ease overcrowding at the hospital. O'Brien is shocked to find Isobel Crawley giving most of the orders and suggests Thomas might aide Cora, now relegated to the background. Violet tries her best to undo Matthew's engagement to Lavinia while remaining convinced there is more to Lavinia's relationship with Sir Richard than meets the eye. Part 2 of 7G

4:00 pm 
NOVA  "Making Stuff Wilder"  New York Times technology correspondent and best-selling author David Pogue takes a wild ride through the cutting-edge science that is powering the next wave of technological innovation. He meets the scientists and engineers who are at the forefront of making new "stuff."G

5:00 pm 
Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle  "Great Power, Great Responsibility (1959-1977)"  In the 1960s, a new breed of superhero emerges in pages of Marvel Comics, inspired by the age of atomic energy and space travel and, in turn, inspiring the pop culture and pop artists of the time. Spider-Man, the Hulk and others are the first to have "problems" with which an adult audience can identify, and contemporary social issues make their way into comic books. Black powerhouses such as the Black Panther and Luke Cage appear on the scene, and the pages of "Green Lantern/Green Arrow" explode with relevant storylines as comic books are forced to confront the reality of an increasingly complex world. D

6:00 pm 
Ghosts on the Underground   GHOSTS ON THE UNDERGROUND is an unconventional journey through the oldest public transport system in the world seen from a chillingly unfamiliar perspective. One billion people a year, from all over the world, descend deep below London into the tunnels and stations of the underground, without a second thought for the huge number of graves, church crypts and plague pits that tube construction has disrupted over the years, nor about accidental deaths that have occurred on the network. D

7:00 pm 
Things That Go Bump in the Night  "Tales of Haunted New England"  This special details some of New England's most bone-chilling stories, myths and legends. Interviews with local authors and experts, along with personal accounts, reveal tales of the supernatural, the unexplained and the mysterious.G

8:00 pm 
African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross  "The Black Atlantic (1500-1800)"  This opening episode explores the truly global experiences that created the African American people. Beginning a full century before the first documented slaves arrived at Jamestown, Virginia, this segment portrays the earliest Africans, both slave and free, who arrived on these shores. Part 1 of 6G

9:00 pm 
Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle  "Great Power, Great Responsibility (1959-1977)"  In the 1960s, a new breed of superhero emerges in pages of Marvel Comics, inspired by the age of atomic energy and space travel and, in turn, inspiring the pop culture and pop artists of the time. Spider-Man, the Hulk and others are the first to have "problems" with which an adult audience can identify, and contemporary social issues make their way into comic books. Black powerhouses such as the Black Panther and Luke Cage appear on the scene, and the pages of "Green Lantern/Green Arrow" explode with relevant storylines as comic books are forced to confront the reality of an increasingly complex world. D

10:00 pm 
Ghosts on the Underground   GHOSTS ON THE UNDERGROUND is an unconventional journey through the oldest public transport system in the world seen from a chillingly unfamiliar perspective. One billion people a year, from all over the world, descend deep below London into the tunnels and stations of the underground, without a second thought for the huge number of graves, church crypts and plague pits that tube construction has disrupted over the years, nor about accidental deaths that have occurred on the network. D

11:00 pm 
Things That Go Bump in the Night  "Tales of Haunted New England"  This special details some of New England's most bone-chilling stories, myths and legends. Interviews with local authors and experts, along with personal accounts, reveal tales of the supernatural, the unexplained and the mysterious.G

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