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Wednesday 2/6/2013

3:00 pm EST

KET
The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!High Definition
#134 "Amazing Eyes/Water Walkers" [TV-Y]
Three different animals with very different ways of seeing help the kids find a missing guinea pig. Cat takes the kids to Splishy Splashy Pond to meet Walker the water strider, who shows them how he can stay on top of the water with the help of air bubbles. [High-Definition]
KET2
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#128 "Number Sense" [TV-G]
Explores the language of math and how you can use logic and common sense to make number problems more manageable.
 

3:15

KETKY
Kentucky Life on the RoadClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#709 "Along Highway 60" [TV-G]
In a special expanded edition, host Dave Shuffett takes a nostalgic tour of Kentucky by driving from Ashland to Paducah on U.S. 60. Stops include a drive-in restaurant, Grayson Lake, Calumet Farm, the state capitol, a Frankfort memorial to African-American Civil War veterans, a Louisville blues bar, Brandenburg, an Owensboro pastry shop, Camp Breckinridge, Smithland, and the Swan Lake Wildlife Management Area. A 2001 KET production. Watch Online
 

3:30

KET
Curious GeorgeHigh Definition
#508 "Go West, Young Monkey/Meet the New Neighbors" [TV-Y]
George assembles a Western Town for a train set, but he loses a pin that holds it together. George ventures into the new neighborhood Vietnamese grocery store. [High-Definition]
KET2
Pre-GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#108 "Fiction" [TV-G]
Explores elements of fiction in short stories by Edgar Allan Poe, Flannery O'Connor, and James Baldwin and the contemporary novel Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat, who reads an excerpt from the book.
 

4:00

KET
ArthurHigh Definition
#1103 "Buenas Noches, Vicita/Prunella Packs It In" [TV-Y]
Vicita Molina has lost her favorite book, a lovely South American tale of friendship and courage in the Amazon jungle. Even though she's still in elementary school, Prunella has become obsessed with thoughts of college and piles on extracurricular activities to make herself more appealing to the good schools. [High-Definition]
KET2
Clodagh's Irish Food TrailsHigh Definition
#103 "Dublin and Dun Laoghaire" [TV-G]
The thriving markets of Temple Bar and Dun Laoghaire and a Belgian chocolatier are showcased. [High-Definition]
 

4:30

KET
WordGirlHigh Definition
#207 "I Think I'm a Clone Now/Answer All My Questions and Win Stuff" [TV-Y7]
Lady Redundant Woman creates an evil WordGirl copy and the real WordGirl must prove she hasn't turned to a life of crime. Game show Seymour Orlando Smooth is stealing all the contestant's money. [High-Definition]
KET2
Ciao ItaliaClosed Captioned
#2206 "Exquisite Cakes/Le Torte Squisite" [TV-G]
Mary Ann and young friend Rachel Carew join forces to satisfy their sweet tooths by preparing an upside down peach tart and a rich and creamy ricotta cheesecake in amaretti cookie crust.
KETKY
Faces of FarmingKY
[TV-G]
The program highlights how Kentucky farmers care for their animals, the environment, and their consumers. Meet the farmers in the Commonwealth who are providing a safe, affordable food supply to not only their family, but yours.
 

5:00

KET
Wild KrattsHigh Definition
#138 "Birds of a Feather" [TV-Y]
Chris and Martin hope the Birds of Paradise in New Guinea will inspire Aviva to learn to dance. [High-Definition]
KET2
Smart Travels with Rudy MaxaClosed Captioned
#502 "Oahu and Kauai" [TV-G]
Rudy explores Hawaii's Polynesian roots at the Bishop Museum, remembers WWII history at Pearl Harbor, and pays homage to King Kamehameha. He hikes the Waimea Canyon and kayaks past traditional Hawaiian villages.
KETKY
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2918 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
The Electric CompanyHigh Definition
#309 "Tip It or Dip It" [TV-Y]
Marcus and Manny are contestants on a game show and Francine is the surprise guest host. [High-Definition]
KET2
TravelscopeHigh Definition
#305 "West Virginia—Wild and Wonderful" [TV-G]
Joseph paddles the gentle New River and then battles to stay afloat on the raging Gauley. Along the way he bikes up a mountain trail, rappels down the gorge's face, and experiences West Virginia's coal mining past. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1018 "Challenger Center/Dinosaur Dentist/Bert & Bud's Vintage Coffins" [TV-G]
At the Challenger Center at Hazard Community College, 6th graders are treated to an interactive space exploration experience. Danville dentist Jack Hankla and his son, John, have built one of the largest and most important private collections of dinosaur bones in America. And one of the last custom coffin makers in Kentucky carries on at Bert & Bud's Vintage Coffins in Murray. A 2004 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
 

6:00

KET
BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17037 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#516 "Wolfing Down Some Barbeque" [TV-Y]
Emmie and Rubye go to Yellowstone National Park to learn all about wolves, and Ruff sends Jay and Marc to South Carolina to make some authentic southern barbeque. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Roundabout UKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#524
Carter and Clark visit Sirloin Stockade and talk to owner Adam Carver as well as former employees of this MSU landmark eatery. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

6:30

KET
Nightly Business ReportHigh Definition
#32046 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#118 "Problem Solving in Shangri-La" [TV-Y]
While being held captive by Hacker on a ship, the kids are taken prisoner by a peaceful but mysterious Zen Master. He devises a game of strategy to test their problem-solving skills, with freedom as the prize for the winner. The kids discover that each of them has a different way of solving problems and decide to work together to defeat Hacker and gain everyone's freedom. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Connections with Renee ShawKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#819 "Thrivals 5.0"
A look at "Thrivals 5.0: "The Quest: The Call to Adventure," part of Louisville's IdeaFestival. Thrivals 5.0 presents an interactive introduction to "questors" who have not just dared to dream but have achieved their dream. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

7:00

KET
2013 State of the Commonwealth AddressKYWatch Online!
#2501
Governor Steve Beshear addresses a joint session of the House and Senate. Renee Shaw and Bill Goodman co-anchor KET's coverage, which includes interviews with political leaders and analysis from Kentucky Public Radio's Kenny Colston. Watch Online
KET2
PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10558 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Conversations with ChampionsKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#105 "Tom Hammond" [TV-G]
Host Billy Reed talks with Lexington native and NBC sportscaster Tom Hammond. He is one of the network's staple on-air presenters and covers everything from the Olympics to the Kentucky Derby. A Georgetown College production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

8:00

KET
NatureHigh Definition
#3007 "Attenborough's Life Stories, Our Fragile Planet" [TV-PG]
David Attenborough looks at the impact human beings have had on the natural world in his lifetime. He tells entertaining and deeply personal stories of the changes he has seen, the pioneering conservationists in whose footsteps he has followed, and the revolution in attitudes towards nature that has taken place around the globe. [High-Definition]
KET2
Shakespeare UncoveredHigh Definition
#103 "Richard II with Derek Jacobi" [TV-PG]
Derek Jacobi returns to a role he played 30 years ago, coaches actors at the Globe in aspects of the play, reveals why it could have cost Shakespeare his life, and shares some of the extraordinary modern political parallels within the play that still resonate. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Ordinary People, Extraordinary CourageHigh Definition
Draws the national phenomenon of the Underground Railroad into sharp focus by revealing the contributions of ordinary people, both free and enslaved, whose courageous acts on both sides of the Ohio River helped overthrow the institution of slavery. [High-Definition]
 

8:13

KET
NatureHigh Definition
#3007 "Attenborough's Life Stories, Our Fragile Planet" [TV-PG]
David Attenborough looks at the impact human beings have had on the natural world in his lifetime. He tells entertaining and deeply personal stories of the changes he has seen, the pioneering conservationists in whose footsteps he has followed, and the revolution in attitudes towards nature that has taken place around the globe. [High-Definition]
 

9:00

KET
NovaHigh Definition
#4005 "Building Pharaoh's Chariot" [TV-PG]
A team of archaeologists, engineers, woodworkers, and horse trainers join forces to build and test two highly accurate replicas of Egyptian royal chariots. They discover astonishingly advanced features, including spoked wheels, springs, shock absorbers, and more. [High-Definition]
KET2
Shakespeare UncoveredHigh Definition
#104 "Henry IV & Henry V with Jeremy Irons" [TV-PG]
Jeremy Irons uncovers the enduring appeal of Shakespeare's "history plays," from the facts of English history to the father-son drama that Shakespeare created. He discloses what Shakespeare's sources were and how he distorted them. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky's Underground Railroad—Passage to FreedomKYWatch Online!
An account of the fugitive slave movement in Kentucky, focusing on those who lived in Kentucky and sought to escape to the North. A 2000 KET production. Watch Online