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Thursday 1/17/2013

2:00 am EST

KET
Guiding Children SuccessfullyClosed Captioned
#102 "Children and Discipline: Love and Limits" [TV-G]
Loving ways to guide children through proactive, cooperative techniques that help kids find the answers within themselves.
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3905 "Ice Age Death Trap" [TV-G]
In a race against developers in the Rockies, archaeologists uncover a unique site packed with astonishingly preserved bones of mammoths, mastodons, and other giant extinct beasts, opening a vivid window on the vanished world of the Ice Age. [High-Definition]
 

2:30

KETKY
Kentucky's GreensideKYHigh Definition
#104 "Mammoth Cave"
Go behind the scenes to see how Mammoth Cave is leading the way in park sustainability so that future generations can enjoy one of the world's seven modern natural wonders. [High-Definition]
 

3:00

KET
Diamond QueenHigh Definition
#102
Andrew Marr assesses Queen Elizabeth II's moves to modernize the monarchy, from the abolition of the presentation of debutantes in 1958 to the very modern wedding of William and Catherine. He looks back at the challenges faced by the monarchy in the 'annus horribilis' of 1992, follows the Queen on her groundbreaking visit to the Republic of Ireland, and looks back on the happy times she spent on the Royal Yacht Britannia. [High-Definition]
KET2
Life On FireHigh Definition
#103 "The Surprise Salmon" [TV-G]
In Alaska, scientists investigate a race of salmon that faced the death of their natal river 2,000 years ago. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky LifeKY
#1010 "Kentucky's Last Great Places: A Kentucky Life Special" [TV-G]
A rare opportunity to journey to some of the few remaining places that look much as they did when the first European settlers began arriving in Kentucky. Inspired by the book Kentucky's Last Great Places, written and photographed by Thomas Barnes, host Dave Shuffett explores hidden areas in every corner of the Commonwealth. A 2004 KET production.
 

4:00

KET
At Home with the GeorgiansHigh Definition
#103 "Safe As Houses" [TV-PG]
Amanda Vickery discovers how the 18th-century home was constantly under threat from theft, fire, divorce, poverty, illness, and death. Using intimate diaries and Old Bailey records, she explores the chaos of Georgian houses, bursting with extended families and servants, and learns how they set about making their dwellings havens of safety and security. [High-Definition]
KET2
Pioneers of TelevisionHigh Definition
#301 "Funny Ladies" [TV-PG]
Comediennes Lucille Ball, Mary Tyler Moore, Carol Burnett, Phyllis Diller, and more are highlighted. [High-Definition]
 

5:00

KET
Local TravelerKYHigh Definition
#102 "Irish Acres/Rebecca Ruth Candy/Chaney's Dairy Barn"
Journey to Nonesuch, Kentucky, for a visit to Irish Acres Gallery and lunch at The Glitz; taste the tempting chocolates at Rebecca Ruth Candy; and Chaney's Dairy Barn in Bowling Green serves up top-rated ice cream and more. [High-Definition]
KET2
History DetectivesHigh Definition
#1001 [TV-PG]
A Fender Stratocaster may be the guitar that Bob Dylan plugged in at the '65 Newport Folk Festival, autographs allegedly signed for two brothers in Miami Beach could be from the Beatles' legendary 1964 "British Invasion" tour, and a $5 thrift store find unearths a little-known artistic side of musician Frank Zappa. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Great ConversationsClosed Captioned
#102 "Elizabeth Gilbert and ZZ Packer" [TV-G]
ZZ Packer, author of Drinking Coffee Elsewhere and a 1990 graduate of Seneca High School in Louisville, interviews author Elizabeth Gilbert about her #1 New York Times bestselling memoir Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India, and Indonesia and her novel, Stern Men. A KET production taped at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts in Louisville.
 

5:30

KET
Classical Stretch: The Esmonde TechniqueHigh Definition
#904 "Weight Loss: Slenderizing Legs & Hips" [TV-G]
[High-Definition]
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#520 "Special: Pregnancy (Part 3)" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#129 "Best Paw Forward/Then Came Bob" [TV-Y]
Everyone else puts their handprints in the cement at the new recreation center, but Clifford's paw print is just too big. Then the kids figure out a way to include him. Vaz babysits for a mischievous little dog who has a talent for causing trouble—and blaming it on Clifford. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Mission Appalachia: The Story of Red BirdKYHigh Definition
The Red Bird Mission has been described as one of the most comprehensive mission sites in the world.  Nearly 3,000 volunteers journey to Appalachia from all across the United States to bring relief and support to fellow Americans. This documentary follows very personal stories of hope and resilience of the mountain people who refer to it simply, and affectionately, as "Red Bird." [High-Definition]
 

6:30

KET
Body Electric
#1706 "Tallahassee, FL" [TV-G]
KET2
Wild KrattsHigh Definition
#127 "Zig-Zagged" [TV-Y]
Chris and Martin get caught in the middle of a Zebra stampede, and when the dust clears, a lone baby Zebra is left behind. The Wild Kratts must find the young zebra's herd and return him to his mom. [High-Definition]
 

7:00

KET
ArthurHigh Definition
#1001 "Happy Anniversary" [TV-Y]
While they're on their way to celebrate Arthur's parents' 10th wedding anniversary, the Reads' van breaks down, stranding the whole family. Arthur and D.W. end up locked in a diner storeroom, where they hear the inspiring radio tale of Crooning Cowboy Kid Carter and his little-sister sidekick. [High-Definition]
KET2
NewslineHigh Definition
#3291 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
KET: 40 Years of ExplorationKYWatch Online!
This anniversary special takes a look at KET's 40-year history and its future with interviews from KET Executive Director Malcolm Wall, founder O. Leonard Press, and past executive director Virginia Gaines Fox. Many of the great programs that have aired on KET are also highlighted. A 2008 KET production. Watch Online
 

7:30

KET
Martha SpeaksHigh Definition
#123 "Nurse Martha/TD Gets the Scoop" [TV-Y]
Being able to translate animal speech sure comes in handy when Martha gets a job as the vet's assistant. But when Mrs. Clusky's niece brings her puppy to the vet - and he speaks nothing but incomprehensible puppy talk. Carolina is starting a newspaper, the Carolina Town Crier, and she needs some crack reporters to track down the news. TD turns investigative reporter, until he becomes the headline himself. [High-Definition]
KET2
Connections with Renee ShawKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#816 "Bianca Spriggs"
Affrilachian poet and performer Bianca Spriggs discusses "The Thirteen," an exhibit and performance revolving around the lives of 13 black women who were lynched in Kentucky during the 19th and 20th centuries. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KETKY
Local TravelerKYHigh Definition
#102 "Irish Acres/Rebecca Ruth Candy/Chaney's Dairy Barn"
Journey to Nonesuch, Kentucky, for a visit to Irish Acres Gallery and lunch at The Glitz; taste the tempting chocolates at Rebecca Ruth Candy; and Chaney's Dairy Barn in Bowling Green serves up top-rated ice cream and more. [High-Definition]
 

8:00

KET
Curious GeorgeHigh Definition
#403 "Girl Meets Monkey/Curious George Ramps It Up" [TV-Y]
George opens the chicken coop at the Renkins' farm and finds a little girl?! Mrs. Renkins introduces George to Allie, her 5-year-old granddaughter who's spending her summer in the country. Allie is thrilled to meet George and practically runs out of breath asking him a million questions. Hundley takes it upon himself to return the toy a baby dropped in his lobby. But when George sees Hundley racing down the street with the toy in his mouth, George thinks he wants to play, and this delays Hundley. [High-Definition]
KET2
Body Electric
#1706 "Tallahassee, FL" [TV-G]
KETKY
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#802 "Dr. James Heckman"
Dr. James Heckman, Nobel Laureate and a professor of economics at the University of Chicago, discusses the economic gains to be realized by investing in early childhood education. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online