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October 1, 2014
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12:30 am 
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1:00 am 
Frederick Law Olmsted: Designing America   This is the biography of the man who made public parks an essential part of American life. Olmsted made enormous contributions to the American landscape and is known as the father of American landscape architecture. To Olmsted, a park was both a work of art and a necessity for urban life. Olmsted's efforts to preserve nature created an "environmental ethic" decades before the environmental movement became a force in American politics.G

2:00 am 
Design Squad  "Skunk'd"  A guy named Skunk is looking for a bizarre bike and the Design Squad comes through with two newly created choppers (bikes).G

2:30 am 
Design Squad  "Ds Unplugged"  The teams take a crash course in pre-industrial building techniques as they compete to build 20-foot bridges - without the aid of power equipment.G

3:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Organic Lawn Care (Potomac, MD)"  We learn how to have a lush, green lawn WITHOUT all the synthetic chemicals and why it is so important for the environment to do so. D

3:30 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Waterwise Gardening (San Diego, CA)"  We explore how gardeners can maximize their garden's beauty while still minimizing their water usage using time tested and the latest watering technology. D

4:00 am 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Harmonic Motion"  The music and mathematics of periodic motion. D

4:30 am 
Democracy In America  "Civil Liberties: Safeguarding The Individual"  This program examines the First, Fourth, and Sixth Constitutional Amendments to show how the Bill of Rights protects individual citizens from excessive or arbitrary government interference, yet, contrary to the belief of many Americans, does not grant unlimited rights. D

5:00 am 
Newsline   NULL

5:30 am 
French In Action  "Portraits II"  Robert is slim, well-built, athletic and maybe just a bit less quick than Mireille. What will happen when these two meet?G

6:00 am 
Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique  "Bone Strengthening Workout"  In this episode of Classical Stretch, join Miranda Esmonde-White in beautiful in Jamaica! This all-barre workout is designed to strengthen your bones and prevent Osteoporosis. D

6:30 am 
Clifford The Big Red Dog  "Mac's Secret Dog Club/The Dog Park"  Mac's Secret Dog Club - Mac starts a club and tries to exclude T-Bone. When Cleo and Clifford refuse to join without T-Bone, Mac gets lonely being the only member of such an "exclusive" club. Mac soon realizes that it's not fun to be left out and he opens the club to everyone. D

7:00 am 
Arthur  "The Case of the Girl with the Long Face/The Substitute Arthur"  Fern's been feeling low and no one can figure out why. Luckily, Buster Baxter is on the case! He'll leave no stone unturned, no lead unexplored, no ice cream uneaten. Educational Objective: Buster and George learn that it's important to respect the feelings of others. D

7:30 am 
Arthur  "Molina's Mulligan/Buster Bombs"  NULL

8:00 am 
Curious George  "Curious George Takes A Vacation/Curious George and the One That Got Away"  George has fun when he gets stuck in the airport and makes his own fishing pole to catch an eel.G

8:30 am 
Curious George  "Ski Monkey/George The Grocer"  Ski Monkey - When a blizzard covers the country house with a foot of snow, George can't wait to get outside to play. But he soon learns that such deep snow isn't easy for a monkey to play in, until he learns how much fun it can be to ski, snowshoe and sled. George the Grocer - George really wants the toy oven he sees in the window at the toy store, but first, he has to find a job to earn money to buy it. D

9:00 am 
Peg + Cat  "The Slop Problem/The Birthday Present Problem"  The Slop Problem - The Farm. Peg and Cat enlist the Teens to help them figure out how to clean filthy farm animals of various sizes. Primary Content: More, less; Secondary Content: Counting by fives up to 25. D

9:30 am 
Dinosaur Train  "Have You Heard About The Herd?/Jess Hesperornis"  Have You Heard About the Herd? - Tiny and Buddy are psyched to go to the Cretaceous Picnic Grounds where they meet Ernie Einiosaurus, who shows them how he lives in a large herd! Ernie introduces the Pteranodons to a herding game that makes even Mrs. Pteranodon put on her game face! Jess Hesperornis - The Pteranodons venture to the Big Pond to find out if dinosaurs can live in the water. Their quandaries are quenched when they meet Jess Hesperornis, who turns out to be not only a water dwelling dino, but a bird as well!. D

10:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Elmozilla"  NULL

11:00 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Daniel Gets Mad/Katerina Gets Mad"  Daniel Gets Mad - Daniel Tiger and Prince Wednesday are looking forward to playing at the beach. Then it starts to rain and Mom Tiger says they can't go outside, which makes them very mad. After Mom Tiger helps the boys deal with their mad feelings and they're calm, they come up with a grr-ific plan to make a beach - indoors! Katerina Gets Mad - It's New Instrument Day at Music Man Stan's Music Shop. D

11:30 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Playtime Is Different/the Playground Is Different With Baby"  Playtime is Different Daniel is having fun playing restaurant with O and Katerina but they keep getting interrupted by a very curious Margaret who wants to be part of the action. She also can't seem to keep her hands off of Daniel's beloved Tige-y! Daniel eventually learns that although having a new baby sister around is very different.it can also be really fun. D

12:00 pm 
Super Why!  "The Boy Who Drew Cats"  Whyatt's big brother Jack is sick, and Whyatt wants to give him a picture to make him feel better. But even though he thinks and thinks, Whyatt still doesn't know what to draw! So the Super Readers soar into the Japanese folktale The Boy Who Drew Cats and encounter a little boy struggling to sketch a picture for the emperor. The Super Readers inspire the boy so much that his drawings take on a life of their own. D

12:30 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Thump/Squirreled Away"  Thump - Nick is trying to make his mother a surprise lunch, but she keeps coming into the kitchen! If only there was a way for him to know when she was coming. The Cat takes Nick and Sally to meet his friend Twitch the rabbit. Twitch and her bunnies teach Nick and Sally how to stop, look and listen for danger. D

1:00 pm 
Thomas & Friends  "Sounds and Smells"  O the Indignity - Gordon is horrified when Sir Topham Hatt announces that he is to take charge of Whiff's Waste Dump for the day. Gordon arrives at the Waste Dump and decides that the only thing for him to do is to hide when other engines arrive at the dump. Gordon just cannot be seen at such a smelly place! As the day progresses, Gordon hides from Spencer, Diesel and Thomas. D

1:30 pm 
Sid The Science Kid  "Grandma's Glasses"  Sid tries on Grandma's glasses, but they make everything look blurry. Sid explores his sense of vision, and discovers that even though Grandma's glasses make things look blurry to him, they make things look clear to her. D

2:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Proud to Be Me"  Mando, Chris and Leela help Segi see that being brown is snazzy when she becomes upset after reading a book about her favorite character. Educational objective: Self-Regulation. D

2:30 pm 
Martha Speaks  "Martha in the White House, Part 1 & 2"  Martha in the White House, Part 1 - The new president is looking for a dog to live in the White House. Martha knows the perfect dog for the job! What better way to recommend some of her neighborhood pals than to put in a few calls to the White House herself? Vocabulary: (E) neighborhood, nation(al), volunteer, recommend(ing), community, nominate (I) president, white house, leader, country. Martha in the White House, Part 2 - The president is calling! One of his aides heard about Martha's speaking ability and he needs her to report to the White House immediately. D

3:00 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Blockette Problem/The Tulip Problem"  The Blockette Problem - Radio City Music Hall. When their demanding pal Richard is directing the Radio City Music Hall Blockettes, Peg and Cat find a way to make the set perfectly symmetrical. Primary Content: Symmetry; Secondary Content: Associate events with hot and cold temperatures, height. D

3:30 pm 
WordGirl  "Highway to Havarti/Tiny Big"  Highway to Havarti - The Botsford Family vacation gets diverted when Becky discovers that Dr. Two-Brains is going to be performing his latest heist at the International Cheese Exposition. Tiny Big - Mr. Big manufactures the ultimate teen idol, Tiny Big, to steal WordGirl's thunder and brainwash the town into spending all their money on pop star merchandise. D

4:00 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Tortuga Tune Up"  Aviva loves the Tortuga design, but feels there's something missing. Martin and Chris realize it can't really swim, so they decide to get some bio inspiration for this feature by exploring the world of the sea turtles. D

4:30 pm 
Wild Kratts  "Road Runner"  Koki wants to leave the Sonoran Desert to resupply the Tortuga, but Chris and Martin don't want to go until they track down a mysterious lizard. But they'll need the help - and powers - of their friend the Road Runner. D

5:00 pm 
Martha Speaks  "The Jakey Express/Martha, Sled Dog"  The Jakey Express - Stuck in a traffic jam, Helen's dad tells the story of the day Jake was born, and how Martha was able to drum up an inventive means of transportation to get mom to the hospital on time. Vocabulary: (E) schedule(d), deliver(y)(ies), funicular, delay(ed), transportation (I) flag(ging)(ed) down, lift, early, late, traffic, on time. Martha, Sled Dog - Truman tells Martha the story of Balto, the heroic Alaskan sled dog. D

5:30 pm 

5:56 pm 
Newshour Promo   NULL

6:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL

7:00 pm 
Penguins: Spy in the Huddle, A Nature Special Presentation  "First Steps"  Watched by spycams, newborn emperor penguins in Antarctica are caught walking first on their own mothers' feet. Then eggcams provide unique views of the rockhopper colony on the Falklands, while in Peru, Humboldt chicks take on fur seals and take aim at gulls. Part 2 of 3G

8:00 pm 
NOVA  "Building Pharaoh's Chariot"  A team of archaeologists, engineers, woodworkers and horse trainers builds and tests two accurate replicas of Egyptian royal chariots. Driving them to their limits in the desert outside Cairo, NOVA's experts test the claim that the chariot marks a crucial turning point in ancient military history.G

9:00 pm 
Rise of the Black Pharaohs   About 800 BC, Kush, a little-known subject state of Egypt, rises up and conquers Egypt itself, enthrones its own pharaohs and rules for nearly 100 years. Once buried by the Egyptians and belittled by early archaeologists, the story of those powerful dark-skinned Africans is being uncovered today by archaeologists working in the heart of Sudan.G

10:00 pm 
Deserts  "The Namib Desert: The World's Oldest Desert"  At 130 million years old, the Namib Desert stretches 1,200 miles along the coastline with the highest dunes in the world. The strip of extreme and varied landscapes include the orange sands, vivid white salt pans, and shipwreck scattered Skeleton Coast. Part 6 of 6G

11:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

12:00 am 
Secrets of the Dead  "Resurrecting Richard III"  In 2011 a group of amateur historians made an incredible archaeological find: the bones of King Richard III. Now, scientists are testing the bones to find out more about the king. They are also conducting experiments to determine whether Richard could have fought so ferociously in battle with an extreme curvature of his spine.G

1:00 am 
Inventions That Shook The World  "The 1980s"  The 1980s launch an unprecedented technological age that will continue into the next century. DNA profiling begins changing crime scene investigations for all time. Smokers find a helpful hand in kicking the habit through the nicotine patch. Other featured inventions include the MIR Space Station and the endoscopy capsule. Part 9 of 10G

2:00 am 
Theodore Roosevelt: A Cowboy's Ride to the White House   This is the exciting story of a physically challenged young man from Harvard who came to the western frontier in 1883. Theodore Roosevelt bought a ranch, learned how to ride, shoot, hunt and acquired the skills that would make him a war hero and American President. It was in the Badlands of Dakota where young Roosevelt became a cowboy and learned about democracy and the American West. D

3:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Still Kickin'"  Cameras follow Idahoans who continue their outdoor activities long after many people have called it quits. Meet Marty Morache, 87, who hunts, rides backcountry trails on his motorbike, and continues to give slideshow lectures about the outdoors. In eastern Idaho, Henriett Boland continues to view the countryside from her road bicycle, hunter Chuck Cavanaugh, 93, continues to spend some 250 days a year outside, and backcountry pilot Chuck Cavanaugh, 87, continues to add to his 20,000 hours in the air.G

3:30 am 
Dialogue  "Conservationist Shane Mahoney"  Host Marcia Franklin interviews Shane Mahoney, the founder and director of Conservation Force. Mahoney lectures around the world and directs programs in other countries to conserve wildlife.G

4:00 am 
Sesame Street  "Proud to Be Me"  Mando, Chris and Leela help Segi see that being brown is snazzy when she becomes upset after reading a book about her favorite character. Educational objective: Self-Regulation. D

5:00 am 
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood  "Daniel Gets Mad/Katerina Gets Mad"  Daniel Gets Mad - Daniel Tiger and Prince Wednesday are looking forward to playing at the beach. Then it starts to rain and Mom Tiger says they can't go outside, which makes them very mad. After Mom Tiger helps the boys deal with their mad feelings and they're calm, they come up with a grr-ific plan to make a beach - indoors! Katerina Gets Mad - It's New Instrument Day at Music Man Stan's Music Shop. D

5:30 am 
Martha Speaks  "Martha in the White House, Part 1 & 2"  Martha in the White House, Part 1 - The new president is looking for a dog to live in the White House. Martha knows the perfect dog for the job! What better way to recommend some of her neighborhood pals than to put in a few calls to the White House herself? Vocabulary: (E) neighborhood, nation(al), volunteer, recommend(ing), community, nominate (I) president, white house, leader, country. Martha in the White House, Part 2 - The president is calling! One of his aides heard about Martha's speaking ability and he needs her to report to the White House immediately. D

6:00 am 
Austin City Limits  "Coldplay"  The Grammy-winners and modern-rock giants have sold more than 50 million records worldwide. They perform their hits and selections from their album Mylo Xyloto.G

7:00 am 
Rick Steves' Europe  "North England's Lake District and Durham"  Rick hikes through the green mountain playground of the Cumbrian Lake District. He tours a slate mine and conquers stony summits. He also meets local residents, their dogs and sheep; plays cricket, hikes Hadrian's Wall; and is dazzled by Durham's Norman cathedral.G

7:30 am 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Uzbekistan"  Rudy travels the Silk Road in this country that is an emerging economy in Central Asia. He finds eye-popping centuries-old mosques that were restored during Soviet occupation of the country. He joins friends for the preparation of the national dish, plov, and visits a family in a yurt on a desert plain.G

8:00 am 
The Desert Speaks  "The Driest Desert in the World"  The Pan-American Highway stretches thousands of miles from Alaska to the southern tip of Chile and includes a jaunt through the extremely arid coastal desert of Peru. From Peru's capital city of Lima, hit the road on an adventure through this "driest desert in the world." The first stop is the Ballestas Islands 15 miles off the coast and home to a rich array of marine life. D

8:30 am 
Chef John Besh's Family Table   Roasted Beet Salad; Couscous with Roasted Chicken; Strawberry Yogurt Ice Cream. D

9:00 am 
America's Heartland   Travel back in time to Kentucky land that's been farmed by the same family for more than 200 years. Examine the science behind the effort to develop America's best looking lawns. Take you pick of some great apricot recipes and join Louisiana trackers on the hunt for feral hogs destroying farmland. D

9:30 am 
New Scandinavian Cooking  "Bergen Food Renaissance"  Andreas visits Bergen in Western Norway, where he meets up with local chef Christopher Haatuft to collect oysters and wild scallops. Then, he makes a trout tartar and a smoked trout dish, served with a bitter-sweet summer salad. Finally, Andreas prepares a trout burger with onion compote and coleslaw. D

10:00 am 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Asian Influences In Mexican Cooking"  Latin-Asian fusion is hot right now, but Asian immigrants have been influencing traditional Mexican cuisine for centuries. Pati goes food shopping with her good friend, Chef Janet Yu, and gets inspired to create a menu full of Asian-influenced Mexican meals. Recipe 1: Amaranth & Panko Crispy Chicken with a Sweet & Spicy Crema Dipping Sauce; Recipe 2: Green Beans with Peanuts & Chile de Arbol; Recipe 3: Five-Spice Pecan Plum Empanadas; Recipe 4: Sriracha Mezcal Cocktail. D

10:30 am 
P. Allen Smith's Garden Home  "Self Defense"  Learning some self-defense is a good idea for everyone. In this episode, P. Allen Smith will explore some fighting moves you can do to protect things around your home and garden. Now don't worry, these moves are all natural and a few are also very effective in case of a Zombie Apocalypse. D

11:00 am 
Song of the Mountains   New Ballards Branch Bogtrotters; Frank Newsome; Melvin Goins & Windy Mountain. D

12:00 pm 
Sesame Street  "Elmozilla"  NULL

1:00 pm 
Dinosaur Train  "Erma Eoraptor/Under The Volcano"  Erma Eoraptor - Buddy, Tiny, and Mrs. Pteranodon go on an expedition to find Erma Eoraptor, a member of the first species of dinosaur that ever lived. They venture off the beaten paths in the Triassic to find Erma, and then bring her back for a ride on the Dinosaur Train! Under the Volcano - Tiny, Buddy, and Mr. Pteranodon take the Dinosaur Train to Volcano Valley to see the local volcano. The sight is so spectacular, they go back for the rest of the family only to discover they've already gone to see the volcano! The merry mix-up concludes as the whole family meets up to marvel at the sight of Mt. D

1:30 pm 
Peg + Cat  "The Blockette Problem/The Tulip Problem"  The Blockette Problem - Radio City Music Hall. When their demanding pal Richard is directing the Radio City Music Hall Blockettes, Peg and Cat find a way to make the set perfectly symmetrical. Primary Content: Symmetry; Secondary Content: Associate events with hot and cold temperatures, height. D

2:00 pm 
Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!  "Thump/Squirreled Away"  Thump - Nick is trying to make his mother a surprise lunch, but she keeps coming into the kitchen! If only there was a way for him to know when she was coming. The Cat takes Nick and Sally to meet his friend Twitch the rabbit. Twitch and her bunnies teach Nick and Sally how to stop, look and listen for danger. D

2:30 pm 
WordGirl  "Highway to Havarti/Tiny Big"  Highway to Havarti - The Botsford Family vacation gets diverted when Becky discovers that Dr. Two-Brains is going to be performing his latest heist at the International Cheese Exposition. Tiny Big - Mr. Big manufactures the ultimate teen idol, Tiny Big, to steal WordGirl's thunder and brainwash the town into spending all their money on pop star merchandise. D

3:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Still Kickin'"  Cameras follow Idahoans who continue their outdoor activities long after many people have called it quits. Meet Marty Morache, 87, who hunts, rides backcountry trails on his motorbike, and continues to give slideshow lectures about the outdoors. In eastern Idaho, Henriett Boland continues to view the countryside from her road bicycle, hunter Chuck Cavanaugh, 93, continues to spend some 250 days a year outside, and backcountry pilot Chuck Cavanaugh, 87, continues to add to his 20,000 hours in the air.G

3:30 pm 
Dialogue  "Conservationist Shane Mahoney"  Host Marcia Franklin interviews Shane Mahoney, the founder and director of Conservation Force. Mahoney lectures around the world and directs programs in other countries to conserve wildlife.G

4:00 pm 
Live from the Artists Den  "Mumford & Sons"  The 1920s glamour of the Belasco Theater in downtown Los Angeles provided a stunning setting for a triumphant performance by Mumford & Sons. The band delivered songs from its recent Number One album, Babel, along with such hits as "Little Lion Man" and "I Will Wait." Mumford & Sons thrilled the invitation-only crowd of 800 throughout its rousing set, closing the evening with a blistering rendition of "The Cave" from the classic, multi-platinum debut Sigh No More. D

5:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL

6:00 pm 
Foyle's War  "The Russian House, Part 2"  In London, Foyle and Sam, who is again assisting Foyle, learn why British intelligence is so anxious to locate the missing Russian. And the once-again-united trio of investigators tracks down a killer. Part 2 of 2G

7:00 pm 
Midsomer Murders  "Second Sight, Part 1"  John Ransom collapses and dies outside a pub after a fight with his brother-in-law. He has electrical scars across the top of his head - from being a lab rabbit for his brother "Mad" Max, who was conducting experiments on his sibling. Part 1 of 2G

8:00 pm 
Masterpiece Mystery!  "Miss Marple Season 7: Endless Night"  Miss Marple befriends Mike, a charming chauffeur who recounts his romance with Ellie. Despite warnings from a gypsy woman, they plan their dream home at a spot known as Gypsy's Acre. Not long after Mike and Ellie wed, she is thrown from her horse and dies, fueling speculation of a gypsy curse.G

9:30 pm 
Masterpiece Classic  "The Paradise, Season 2 - Part 1"  On the brink of happiness, retail genius John Moray and Denise find true love a bumpy ride, as Katherine and her new husband scheme to wreck their lives. Part 1 of 8G

10:30 pm 
Foyle's War  "The Russian House, Part 2"  In London, Foyle and Sam, who is again assisting Foyle, learn why British intelligence is so anxious to locate the missing Russian. And the once-again-united trio of investigators tracks down a killer. Part 2 of 2G

11:30 pm 
Midsomer Murders  "Second Sight, Part 1"  John Ransom collapses and dies outside a pub after a fight with his brother-in-law. He has electrical scars across the top of his head - from being a lab rabbit for his brother "Mad" Max, who was conducting experiments on his sibling. Part 1 of 2G

12:00 am 
In Search of the Novel  "Are Novels Real?"  Must a novel's setting and characters — and the characters' motivations and stories — bear some likeness to reality? This program explores how novels connect with readers. Teachers, students, and novelists probe the origins of stories. D

1:00 am 
French In Action  "Residences IV"  The Belleaus's doorbell rings again. Marie-Laure reports that it was a man in black asking if she had a sister who looked like an actress. Robert tries in vain to arrange room and board at the Belleaus's.G

1:30 am 
French In Action  "Entertainment I"  After dinner, everyone says goodnight except Mireille and Robert. They decide to see a movie the following day, and arrange to meet in Montparnasse, at a cafe near the movie theater.G

2:00 am 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Beyond The Mechanical Universe"  The world of electricity and magnetism, and 20th-century discoveries of relativity and quantum mechanics. D

2:30 am 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Static Electricity"  Eighteenth-century electricians knew how to spark the interest of an audience with the principles of static electricity. D

3:00 am 
Biography of America, A  "New System of Government"  After the War for Independence, the struggle for a new system of government begins. Professor Maier looks at the creation of the Constitution of the United States. The Republic survives a series of threats to its union, and the program ends with the deaths of John Adams and Thomas Jefferson on the Fourth of July, 1826. D

3:30 am 
Biography of America, A  "Westward Expansion"  At the dawn of the nineteenth century, the size of the United States doubles with the Louisiana Purchase. The Appalachians are no longer the barrier to American migration west; the Mississippi River becomes the country's central artery; and Jefferson's vision of an Empire of Liberty begins to take shape. American historian Stephen Ambrose joins Professors Maier and Miller in examining the consequences of the Louisiana Purchase -- for the North, the South, and the history of the country. D

4:00 am 
SciGirls  "High-Tech Fashion"  With "Project Runway" fashion designer Diana Eng, SciGirl Hallie and her friends wire up an electrifying gown. D

4:30 am 
Biz Kid$  "Business Structures"  What structure is right for your future business? It's not just "incorporated" anymore. Join us and learn about LLCs, sole proprietorships, partnerships, and more. Examine the pros and cons of each business structure and discover which one could be right for you. D

5:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Locavore Gardens and Landscapes"  One of the most important trends of food and environmental security today is to eat local, eat seasonal and grow your own in an earth-friendly way. And while some people want to grow their own food on the land they have, they don't know how. Others know how but don't have the land to do it. D

5:30 am 
Wild Kratts  "Road Runner"  Koki wants to leave the Sonoran Desert to resupply the Tortuga, but Chris and Martin don't want to go until they track down a mysterious lizard. But they'll need the help - and powers - of their friend the Road Runner. D

6:00 am 
Pati's Mexican Table  "Convent Food"  Aren't convents supposed to be austere, dull places? In Mexico, everything's a little more colorful - including the food of Catholic nuns. Delicious, labor-intensive mole is probably the most well-known food to come out of the convents, but Pati will explore some easier, but just as tasty recipes, including: Picadillo Empanadas of the Immaculate Conception; White Rice and Poblano Rajas Casserole; Almond and Porto Cake. D

6:30 am 
Barbecue University with Steven Raichlen  "High on the Hog"  From the Deep South comes coffee-crusted pork tenderloins with redeye barbecue sauce. Steve makes spit-roasted coconut-crusted ribs on the latest in hi-tech outdoor kitchen equipment.G

7:00 am 
Journeys In India  "The Land of Rudyard Kipling: Kanha and Bandhavgarh National Parks"  NULL

7:30 am 
Journeys In Africa  "Kilwa: The Swahili King of the Indian Ocean"  NULL

8:00 am 
Ask This Old House  "All About Kitchen Renovations/Chef Michael Symon"  All about kitchen renovations: Tom and Kevin help a homeowner install new cabinets; Richard shows many options for countertops; and Kevin visits the Cleveland home and restaurant kitchens of Chef Michael Symon for ideas and inspiration. D

8:30 am 
Woodturning Workshop  "Desktop Water Fountain"  Tim gets wet behind the ears as he creates a three level desktop water fountain out of bowl blanks. You will learn what type of water pump to use and how to use epoxy for a beautiful waterproof finish. D

9:00 am 
Garden Smart   As committed gardeners we're always looking for interesting designs and innovative plant choices. GardenSMART visits with an extremely talented gardener who shares her experiences from establishing the garden to maintaining it on a daily basis. Be sure to tune in to this informative and beautiful program. D

9:30 am 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Refreshing Remodeling 101"  The first episode in the three-part home makeover features a walk-through of Katie's Amagansett, NY home with experts. Before-and-after photos document the progress. D

10:00 am 
It's Sew Easy  "Fashion Forward"  Just because a technique is traditional doesn't mean that the item you create can't be on trend for today's fashion. Successful sewing is all about learning the basics and then using those ideas to create garments that fit your personal style. On this show we incorporate basic sewing and serger techniques for knits into a trendy bandage skirt with Rachel Howard. D

10:30 am 

11:00 am 
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef  "Seafood Savvy"  Chef Keller makes three innovative and easy-to-prepare seafood recipes including mussels bathed in a creamy, white wine sauce and an unusual ceviche that's packed with punch. Mussels in Basil White Wine Sauce; Rock Shrimp Burger; Peruvian Ceviche.G

11:30 am 
Bringing It Home with Laura McIntosh  "Fresh Lemon Recipes"  NULL

12:00 pm 
In Search of the Novel  "Are Novels Real?"  Must a novel's setting and characters — and the characters' motivations and stories — bear some likeness to reality? This program explores how novels connect with readers. Teachers, students, and novelists probe the origins of stories. D

1:00 pm 
French In Action  "Residences IV"  The Belleaus's doorbell rings again. Marie-Laure reports that it was a man in black asking if she had a sister who looked like an actress. Robert tries in vain to arrange room and board at the Belleaus's.G

1:30 pm 
French In Action  "Entertainment I"  After dinner, everyone says goodnight except Mireille and Robert. They decide to see a movie the following day, and arrange to meet in Montparnasse, at a cafe near the movie theater.G

2:00 pm 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Beyond The Mechanical Universe"  The world of electricity and magnetism, and 20th-century discoveries of relativity and quantum mechanics. D

2:30 pm 
Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The  "Static Electricity"  Eighteenth-century electricians knew how to spark the interest of an audience with the principles of static electricity. D

3:00 pm 
Biography of America, A  "New System of Government"  After the War for Independence, the struggle for a new system of government begins. Professor Maier looks at the creation of the Constitution of the United States. The Republic survives a series of threats to its union, and the program ends with the deaths of John Adams and Thomas Jefferson on the Fourth of July, 1826. D

3:30 pm 
Biography of America, A  "Westward Expansion"  At the dawn of the nineteenth century, the size of the United States doubles with the Louisiana Purchase. The Appalachians are no longer the barrier to American migration west; the Mississippi River becomes the country's central artery; and Jefferson's vision of an Empire of Liberty begins to take shape. American historian Stephen Ambrose joins Professors Maier and Miller in examining the consequences of the Louisiana Purchase -- for the North, the South, and the history of the country. D

4:00 pm 
SciGirls  "High-Tech Fashion"  With "Project Runway" fashion designer Diana Eng, SciGirl Hallie and her friends wire up an electrifying gown. D

4:30 pm 
Biz Kid$  "Business Structures"  What structure is right for your future business? It's not just "incorporated" anymore. Join us and learn about LLCs, sole proprietorships, partnerships, and more. Examine the pros and cons of each business structure and discover which one could be right for you. D

5:00 pm 
Growing a Greener World  "Locavore Gardens and Landscapes"  One of the most important trends of food and environmental security today is to eat local, eat seasonal and grow your own in an earth-friendly way. And while some people want to grow their own food on the land they have, they don't know how. Others know how but don't have the land to do it. D

5:30 pm 
Cyberchase  "Problem Solving In Shangri-La"  (Topic: Problem Solving) - Hacker is holding the kids captive aboard the Grim Wreaker, when a storm forces the Wreaker to land on a snowy mountaintop. They are taken prisoner by a peaceful but mysterious Zen Master, who devises a game of strategy to test their problem solving skills. The winner of the game will be set free - the loser will remain a prisoner. D

6:00 pm 
It's Sew Easy  "Fashion Forward"  Just because a technique is traditional doesn't mean that the item you create can't be on trend for today's fashion. Successful sewing is all about learning the basics and then using those ideas to create garments that fit your personal style. On this show we incorporate basic sewing and serger techniques for knits into a trendy bandage skirt with Rachel Howard. D

6:30 pm 

7:00 pm 
Eat! Drink! Italy! with Vic Rallo  "Easy to Master"  Making organic, handpicked olive oil in Sicily; Tortellini di Soave with chef Mara Marcazzan in Verona; winemakers Luca Sabatini and Giancarlo Piubelli discuss the Soave region; Cantucci cookies with Emanuela Stucchi Prinetti (daughter of cooking pioneer Lorenza de Medici) and chef Andrea Gagnesi in Chianti. D

7:30 pm 

8:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "All About Kitchen Renovations/Chef Michael Symon"  All about kitchen renovations: Tom and Kevin help a homeowner install new cabinets; Richard shows many options for countertops; and Kevin visits the Cleveland home and restaurant kitchens of Chef Michael Symon for ideas and inspiration. D

8:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Vienna"  Rick tiptoes through the palace of Maria Theresa and is dazzled by the Hapsburg crown jewels. He picnics on the Danube, nibbles strudel in an old world cafe, reviews slinky Art Nouveau, and waltzes in three-quarter time to music by Johann Strauss.G

9:00 pm 
Rudy Maxa's World  "Thailand, Andaman Islands"  Dramatic limestone cliffs and rock formations jut from translucent waters of Phang-nga Bay.G

9:30 pm 
Lidia's Kitchen  "All in the Pantry"  Lidia prepares quick meals right out of the pantry-perfect when you're in a hurry (or just want to clean out your cabinets!). Learn to make hearty Pasta and Bean Soup, flavorful Spaghetti with Quick Pantry Sauce, and a delicate spaghettini with Olive Oil and Rosemary. D

10:00 pm 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Backyard Barbecue"  Test cook Julia Collin Davison uncovers the secrets to making the best Barbecued Pulled Chicken. Then, equipment expert Adam Ried reveals his top picks for electric charcoal starters. Next, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges host Christopher Kimball to a tasting of ice cream cones. D

10:30 pm 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Oaxaca, The Land of Seven Moles"  So many moles, so little time. That's how most visitors to Oaxaca feel when perusing the choices from mole pastes in the markets to fine examples served up at restaurants and street vendors all over the state. Let's start with two moles, advises Rick, who takes us to Seasons of My Heart Cooking School on the outskirts of Oaxaca City to explore Black Mole and Green Mole with school owner Susana Trilling and her students. D

11:00 pm 
Hubert Keller: Secrets of a Chef  "Seafood Savvy"  Chef Keller makes three innovative and easy-to-prepare seafood recipes including mussels bathed in a creamy, white wine sauce and an unusual ceviche that's packed with punch. Mussels in Basil White Wine Sauce; Rock Shrimp Burger; Peruvian Ceviche.G

11:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe  "Vienna"  Rick tiptoes through the palace of Maria Theresa and is dazzled by the Hapsburg crown jewels. He picnics on the Danube, nibbles strudel in an old world cafe, reviews slinky Art Nouveau, and waltzes in three-quarter time to music by Johann Strauss.G

12:00 am 
America ReFramed  "The New Public"  The New Public follows the lives of the ambitious educators and lively students of Bed Stuy's new Brooklyn Community Arts and Media High School (BCAM) over the course of the founding year, with the filmmakers returning three years later to again document the senior year of that first graduating class. Beginning in August 2006, just days before BCAM will open its doors for the first time. Dr. James O'Brien, former D.J. D

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PBS NewsHour   NULL

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Race to Nowhere   NULL

4:00 am 
Newsline   NULL

4:30 am 
Tavis Smiley   NULL

5:00 am 
Asian Voices   NULL

5:30 am 

6:00 am 
America ReFramed  "Push: Madison Vs. Madison"  Madison Park Vocational High School, Boston, Massachusetts. This documentary film chronicles the stories surrounding the players of an inner-city high school basketball team over the course of a potentially historic season. It is as much about the challenges facing inner-city youth and the public school system, as it is about a school's passion for basketball and a coach's devotion to his players. D

8:00 am 
Secrets of the Dead  "Resurrecting Richard III"  In 2011 a group of amateur historians made an incredible archaeological find: the bones of King Richard III. Now, scientists are testing the bones to find out more about the king. They are also conducting experiments to determine whether Richard could have fought so ferociously in battle with an extreme curvature of his spine.G

9:00 am 
Democracy Now!   NULL

10:00 am 
Outdoor Idaho  "Idaho Recollections"  This unique look at Idaho's history travels the past through the eyes of those who lived it. Historic adventures include the first trip down the Bruneau River, memories of the Civilian Conservation Corps and the 1929 trek across Idaho with Robert LimbertG

10:30 am 
Dialogue  "Conservationist Shane Mahoney"  Host Marcia Franklin interviews Shane Mahoney, the founder and director of Conservation Force. Mahoney lectures around the world and directs programs in other countries to conserve wildlife.G

11:00 am 
Asian Voices   NULL

11:30 am 

12:00 pm 
America ReFramed  "Push: Madison Vs. Madison"  Madison Park Vocational High School, Boston, Massachusetts. This documentary film chronicles the stories surrounding the players of an inner-city high school basketball team over the course of a potentially historic season. It is as much about the challenges facing inner-city youth and the public school system, as it is about a school's passion for basketball and a coach's devotion to his players. D

2:00 pm 
Race to Nowhere   NULL

3:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

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4:30 pm 
Journal   NULL

5:00 pm 
POV  "Koch"  NULL

6:30 pm 
Frontline  "League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis"  NULL

8:00 pm 
PBS NewsHour   NULL

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9:30 pm 
Journal   NULL

10:00 pm 
Charlie Rose   NULL

11:00 pm 
Outdoor Idaho  "Idaho Recollections"  This unique look at Idaho's history travels the past through the eyes of those who lived it. Historic adventures include the first trip down the Bruneau River, memories of the Civilian Conservation Corps and the 1929 trek across Idaho with Robert LimbertG

11:30 pm 
Frontline  "League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis"  NULL

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