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Wednesday 4/17/2013

6:00 pm EDT

BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17107 [TV-RE]
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#318 "Just Toying with Ruff" [TV-Y]
Toy magazine names Ruff's Action-to-the-Maxion Figure "Worst Toy of the Century." Ruff is eating ice cream when a reporter asks for a comment, and the shock causes him a severe case of brain freeze. Harsha and Sammy become radio reporters and do a news piece on brain freeze, and Ruff assigns Noel and DJ to invent a new Ruff Ruffman toy. [High-Definition]
Roundabout UKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
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Nightly Business ReportHigh Definition
#32096 [TV-RE]
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#208 "A Whale of a Tale" [TV-Y]
Hacker abducts Glowla, a beautiful cyberlady who generates pure energy, by reprogramming her trick whale, Snout. When Snout goes on a rampage looking for her, Digit and the kids must find Glowla and stop the whale before he destroys R-Fair City. [High-Definition]
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


PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10608 [TV-RE]
Burt Wolf: Travels & TraditionsClosed Captioned
#710 "In Taiwan, a Sense of Place (Part 2)" [TV-G]
Burt gets advice on what to see and do in Taiwan from New York Yankees pitcher Chien-Ming Wang; Dr. Henry Lee, a leading forensic scientist who appeared as an expert witness in the O.J. Simpson trial; and AIDS researcher Dr. David Ho.
Conversations with ChampionsKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#102 "Junior Bridgeman" [TV-G]
A conversation with former Milwaukee Bucks star Junior Bridgeman. Now a prominent Louisville businessman, Bridgeman shares in Georgetown College's initiative for restoring character, ethics, and integrity to collegiate sports through its Academy for Character in Sport project. A Georgetown College production. [High-Definition] Watch Online


The Truth About Money with Ric EdelmanHigh Definition
#221 [TV-G]
Should you put your retirement money into collectibles and fine art? Ric visits one of the world's largest auction houses to find out. Plus, the funny side of the world's worst dates and an inside look at the business of show business. [High-Definition]


NatureHigh Definition
#3010 "The Mystery of Eels" [TV-PG]
James Prosek, artist, writer, and eminent naturalist, takes on the mystery of the eel, shedding light on the animal and the strange behavior it inspires in those who seek to know it. [High-Definition]
Live from Lincoln CenterHigh Definition
#3803 "Josh Groban: All That Echoes" [TV-G]
Josh Groban performs hits from his 12-year career and songs from his new album, All That Echoes. [High-Definition]
Renfro Valley: Kentucky's Country Music CapitalKYWatch Online!
A look at the history of the renowned music barn through archival footage and interviews. A KET Fund for Independent Production. Watch Online


NovaHigh Definition
#4010 "Australia's First 4 Billion Years: Life Explodes" [TV-PG]
How did life storm the beaches and dominate planet Earth? Ancient Australian fossils offer clues. While the oceans were teeming, the world above the waves remained an almost lifeless wasteland - until the Silurian period, when the conquest of the land began. [High-Definition]
Michael Feinstein's American Songbook - PBSHigh Definition
#303 "On The Air" [TV-PG]
Michael Feinstein explores the Golden Age of Radio with clips of Bing Crosby, Cab Calloway, Kate Smith, and others. He discovers a lost radio program that featured Rosemary Clooney, and through digital magic performs a "new" duet with her. [High-Definition]
Louisville—A City at the FallsClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
Three restored films by Al Shands, produced in the 1970s, chronicle the history and growth of the River City across nine decades, from 1850 to 1940. A 2001 KET production. Watch Online


Guts with Michael MosleyHigh Definition
Michael Mosley uncovers the secret life of our digestive tract in an eye-opening and detailed exploration of the side of the body we normally never get to see. [High-Definition]
Note by Note (The Making of Steinway L1037)High Definition
Follows the creation of a Steinway concert grand piano, #L1037 - from the Alaska forest to the concert hall. It explores the relationship between musician and instrument, chronicles the manufacturing process, and illustrates what makes each piano unique in this age of mass production. [High-Definition]


WoodSongs: Behind the MusicKY
The story of how Michael Johnathon created WoodSongs Old Time Radio Hour, with Darth Fader's help in his old recording studio where it started, and now playing in it's current home, The Kentucky Theater in downtown Lexington, Ky. See the volunteer crew in action, the music, and all the behind-the-scenes stories of creating the world's only multi-media syndicated radio show.


BBC World NewsHigh Definition
#23107 [TV-RE]
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19083 [TV-RE]
WoodSongsClosed CaptionedKY
#811 "Jesse McReynolds/Lucky Peterson" [TV-G]
A bluegrass master and mandolin stylist known for his musical wizardry, songwriting, singing and arranging, Jesse McReynolds performs original songs from his album, Blending the Rules. Blues master Lucky Peterson performs material from his long-awaited CD, You Can Always Turn Around.


Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1424 "Old Anderson Ferry/Lynn's Paradise Cafe/Lady's Slipper Orchids" [TV-G]
Take a ride on the Old Anderson Ferry, the last ferry business remaining out of dozens that once served the northern Kentucky area; stop to eat at Lynn's Paradise Cafe, an eclectic, one-of-a-kind restaurant located in the heart of Louisville's Highlands neighborhood; and author and photographer Tom Barnes and Pine Mountain Settlement School's Ben Begley talk about a fascinating and threatened species of wildflowers, Lady's Slipper Orchids. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online


Workplace Essential SkillsClosed CaptionedWatch Online!
#110 "Communicating with Co-Workers and Supervisors" [TV-G]
Strategies for conflict resolution. Watch Online
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2883 [TV-RE]
Studio 89KYHigh Definition
#609 "Majestic Man"
Local indie-rock group Majestic Man perform. [High-Definition]