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January 16, 2014
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
12:00 am 
Looking at Learning....Again Part 1  "Intellectual Development"  Explore the power of the mind and consider the notion that every child can learn everything. Harvard Professor Eleanor Duckworth discusses the importance of teaching for a deep and lasting understanding and explains why it is important to give students time to work through their own ideas and experience confusion in order to achieve such understanding. D

1:00 am 
Unfinished Nation  "A Precarious Experiment"  Peace Treaty (1783) with Great Britain negotiated by Richard Oswald, John Jay, and Benjamin Franklin. Uncertainties facing young country. Effects of war on new nation's people, politics, and economy. Difficulty of functioning as "nation" under Articles of Confederation. Partial resolution of controversies related to western lands, but not problem of mounting national debt. Annapolis Convention to modify Articles of Confederation fails to attract enough delegates.G

1:30 am 
Unfinished Nation  "Vision for a Nation"  Delegates meet in Philadelphia, May 1787 to create a government with sufficient power to govern vast territory. The convention, closed to public, chaired by George Washington. Controversy over basis for representation in House of Representatives and slavery issues; over sovereignty and limiting national power. Ground rules for ratification process. Debate between Federalists and Anti-federalists; winning approval. George Washington, first elected president, puts plan to work. Different philosophies within cabinet, Federalist vs. Republican. Washington declines to run for third term.G

2:00 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. D

2:30 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. Professor Miller explores the origins of values, cultures, and economies that have collided in the North and South throughout the American story. D

3:00 am 
SciGirls  "The Awesome App Race"  San Francisco SCIGIRLS shake things up, programming their own smartphone app to highlight the history and geoscience of the 1989 San Francisco Earthquake. D

3:30 am 
Biz Kid$  "All in the Family"  Does your family talk marketing over meatloaf? Do you know someone who tracks revenue at the family reunion? Family-run businesses come in all shapes and sizes whether you're a mom-and-pop shop or the Ford Motor Corporation. Learn how families work, grow, and fight their way to profits. D

4:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Thomas Jefferson & Monticello - A True Organic Gardener in Action"  To gardeners, Thomas Jefferson holds a special place of honor. The gardens at Monticello were a botanic laboratory of ornamental and useful plants from around the world. As an avid plantsman and gardener, Mr. Jefferson kept detailed records over many years of his horticultural discoveries, plant exchanges with friends around Europe as well as his successes and failures when it came to his own gardening and farming practices at Monticello. D

4:30 am 
Wild Kratts  "Fireflies"  It's time for the annual Wild Kratt Firefly picnic. Martin and Chris head off into the forest to find some fireflies to join in the fun, but fashion designer, Donita Donata, has been capturing all the fireflies to use in the making of a sparkly, one-of-a-kind dress. The Wild Kratts team has to save the firefly population! Science Concepts: Bioluminescence, Cold light. D

5:00 am 
The Jazzy Vegetarian  "It's Tofu-Licious!"  NULL

5:30 am 
Christina  "Time to Get Happy"  Not much makes us as happy as food, but can indulgences that tickle our fancy be healthy for us? With luscious cuisine as our inspiration, it surely can, especially when quinoa and tempeh are on the menu. D

6:00 am 
Smart Travels - Pacific Rim With Rudy Maxa  "Queensland, Australia"  Rudy basks on sun-washed beaches, explores chic beachside towns, cliffs, rainforests and the Great Barrier Reef. He offers tips on avoiding poisonous creatures and on diving amid one of the seven natural wonders of the world.G

6:30 am 
Equitrekking  "Turkey's Coast, Cappadocia & Istanbul"  Equitrekking host Darley Newman experiences life on Turkey's beautiful Mediterranean Coast - otherwise known as the Turquoise Rivera - by hiking the chilly waters of Saklikent Gorge and horseback riding through the abandoned Greek city of Kayakoy. Next, it's off to bustling Istanbul, where East meets West, to explore the Blue Mosque, Spice Market, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace and the mighty Bosphorus. Finally, Darley returns to Cappadocia, to step back in time with the locals of these ancient villages. D

7:00 am 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Rise of the Machines!"  Why do it by hand - when you can do it by foot? Roy gets caught up in up a bevy of century-old, foot-powered woodworking machines. D

7:30 am 
Woodsmith Shop  "Workbench Basics"  Join the editors from Woodsmith magazine as they show you the must-have features you need when choosing the right workbench. D

8:00 am 
The Victory Garden  "Old"  Host Jamie Durie visits a vegetable garden at San Francisco's City Hall, where he talks with Mayor Gavin Newsom and chef Alice Waters about the slow food movement.G

8:30 am 
For Your Home  "Selecting The Details"  With renovation come decisions. Some are more fun than others. Today's show is all about the fun decisions. D

9:00 am 
Martha's Sewing Room  "Machine Quilt Binding"  Variations of machine stitched quilt bindings; Greek key mitering Antique Technique; I Love My Serger notions caddy with wrapped bindings; Double scalloped front bodice Designer Techniques. Guests: Nina McVeigh, Kathy McMakin, Kathy Barnard. D

9:30 am 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "An Arctic Winter Day"  Travel along with Bob Ross and discover the serenity of a quiet cabin nestled in a frozen moment. D

10:00 am 
Taste This!  "Veal Medallions"  NULL

10:30 am 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans   Oyster Dressing, Cornbread and Crawfish Dressing, and Shrimp and Mirliton Dressing. D

11:00 am 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Reunidos"  Arturo arrives from Argentina and meets some members of the Castillo family.G

11:30 am 
Destinos: An Introduction to Spanish  "Que Estaran Haciendo?"  The Castillo family deals with a number of problems, including the hospitalization of don Fernando.G

12:00 pm 
Looking at Learning....Again Part 1  "Intellectual Development"  Explore the power of the mind and consider the notion that every child can learn everything. Harvard Professor Eleanor Duckworth discusses the importance of teaching for a deep and lasting understanding and explains why it is important to give students time to work through their own ideas and experience confusion in order to achieve such understanding. D

1:00 pm 
Unfinished Nation  "A Precarious Experiment"  Peace Treaty (1783) with Great Britain negotiated by Richard Oswald, John Jay, and Benjamin Franklin. Uncertainties facing young country. Effects of war on new nation's people, politics, and economy. Difficulty of functioning as "nation" under Articles of Confederation. Partial resolution of controversies related to western lands, but not problem of mounting national debt. Annapolis Convention to modify Articles of Confederation fails to attract enough delegates.G

1:30 pm 
Unfinished Nation  "Vision for a Nation"  Delegates meet in Philadelphia, May 1787 to create a government with sufficient power to govern vast territory. The convention, closed to public, chaired by George Washington. Controversy over basis for representation in House of Representatives and slavery issues; over sovereignty and limiting national power. Ground rules for ratification process. Debate between Federalists and Anti-federalists; winning approval. George Washington, first elected president, puts plan to work. Different philosophies within cabinet, Federalist vs. Republican. Washington declines to run for third term.G

2:00 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. D

2:30 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. Professor Miller explores the origins of values, cultures, and economies that have collided in the North and South throughout the American story. D

3:00 pm 
SciGirls  "The Awesome App Race"  San Francisco SCIGIRLS shake things up, programming their own smartphone app to highlight the history and geoscience of the 1989 San Francisco Earthquake. D

3:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "All in the Family"  Does your family talk marketing over meatloaf? Do you know someone who tracks revenue at the family reunion? Family-run businesses come in all shapes and sizes whether you're a mom-and-pop shop or the Ford Motor Corporation. Learn how families work, grow, and fight their way to profits. D

4:00 pm 
Wishbone  "Pantin' at the Opera"  This live-action program follows the exploits of Wishbone the dog and his human friends, Joe, David and Samantha through their adventures intheir hometown of Oakdale. Wishbone's everyday experiences trigger hi s imagination and he finds himself in scenes from classic works of literature. In this episode, the Henderson Library may be haunted by a former librarian. D

4:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "The Icky Factor"  Hacker launches his most dastardly and secretive scheme ever! He's building a device so dastardly, victory over Cyberspace is in his sights. His cunning contraption calls for an unusual power source - the Electric Eel of Aquari-Yum. To get the eel, Hacker traps its guardian, cyberslug Icky, far from home. D

5:00 pm 
Martha's Sewing Room  "Machine Quilt Binding"  Variations of machine stitched quilt bindings; Greek key mitering Antique Technique; I Love My Serger notions caddy with wrapped bindings; Double scalloped front bodice Designer Techniques. Guests: Nina McVeigh, Kathy McMakin, Kathy Barnard. D

5:30 pm 
Best of the Joy of Painting  "An Arctic Winter Day"  Travel along with Bob Ross and discover the serenity of a quiet cabin nestled in a frozen moment. D

6:00 pm 
Chef John Besh's New Orleans   Jalapeno Cheese Grits, Slow-Cooked Grillades, and Brendan's Bread Pudding. D

6:30 pm 

7:00 pm 
The Woodwright's Shop  "Rise of the Machines!"  Why do it by hand - when you can do it by foot? Roy gets caught up in up a bevy of century-old, foot-powered woodworking machines. D

7:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Italy's Amalfi Coast"  Rick visits the trendy resort of Positano on the Amalfi coastline, south of Naples. He also takes in the charms of Sorrento, the ancient Greek temples of Paestum, and the iridescent Blue Grotto beneath the Isle of Capri.G

8:00 pm 
Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions  "What's Cooking In Switzerland"  Burt takes viewers on a gastronomic tour of Western Switzerland. The most mountainous region in Switzerland is called the Valais and it is the home of Switzerland's most famous mountain ---the Matterhorn and that is where our gastronomic tour begins. We'll learn about a chocolate bar shaped like the Matterhorn. D

8:30 pm 
Jacques Pepin: More Fast Food My Way  "Bread Flip"  Jacques makes Tibetan flatbread, cooking it in a frying pan. He also makes risotto with broccoli stems and salmon burgers on baby arugula.G

9:00 pm 
America's Test Kitchen from Cook's Illustrated  "Short Ribs and Chops Hit The Grill"  NULL

9:30 pm 
Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking  "Westport, MA: Chef Chris Schlesinger and Doc Willoughby"  NULL

10:00 pm 
Taste This!  "Veal Medallions"  NULL

10:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Italy's Amalfi Coast"  Rick visits the trendy resort of Positano on the Amalfi coastline, south of Naples. He also takes in the charms of Sorrento, the ancient Greek temples of Paestum, and the iridescent Blue Grotto beneath the Isle of Capri.G

11:00 pm 
Great Conversations  "John McCain/Robert Siegel"  In an interview recorded in 2005, U.S. Senator John McCain discusses his life as a politician and a veteran and his book Character Is Destiny with NPR host Robert Siegel. D

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Thursday
January 16, 2014
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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