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Thursday 5/16/2013

5:00 pm EDT

Wild KrattsHigh Definition
#115 "Octopus Wildkratticus" [TV-Y]
Martin and Chris dive down deep into an Arctic trench in Aviva's new Octopod submarine. [High-Definition]
The AviatorsHigh Definition
#201 [TV-G]
An explanation of some of the very basics of aviation and a closer look at some of the hosts of the series. [High-Definition]
Kentucky CollectiblesKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#105 "A Look Back at Season One"
A look back at some of the best moments from the first season of Kentucky Collectibles. [High-Definition] Watch Online


The Electric CompanyHigh Definition
#124 "Electric Accompany" [TV-Y]
Annie hypnotizes Keith to sing an annoying jingle. The Electric Company needs to cure Keith in time for him to perform the song he wrote for his dad's birthday. [High-Definition]
Wild Photo AdventuresHigh Definition
#207 "Kansas White-Tailed Deer" [TV-G]
Doug Gardner gets up close and personal to photograph the majestic white-tailed deer of Kansas. [High-Definition]
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1402 "Luci Center/Model Airplanes/Papermaker/Kentucky Ridge State Forest" [TV-G]
The Luci Center, a therapeutic riding center that uses horses to help people with disabilities; model plane enthusiasts; artist Virginia Petty, who makes her own paper out of various types of pulp; and scenery from Kentucky Ridge State Forest. A 2008 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online


Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#411 "Blossom Bawls While Ruff Has a Ball with Balls" [TV-Y]
Ruff tries to market "Ruffball," a brand new game that's supposed to sweep the nation! Unfortunately, Ruffball is interesting for only about six seconds. [High-Definition]


BBC World News AmericaHigh Definition
#17136 [TV-RE]
Fetch! With Ruff RuffmanHigh Definition
#411 "Blossom Bawls While Ruff Has a Ball with Balls" [TV-Y]
Ruff tries to market "Ruffball," a brand new game that's supposed to sweep the nation! Unfortunately, Ruffball is interesting for only about six seconds. [High-Definition]
One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#816 "Reid Livingston"
Reid Livingston, Kentucky state director for Save the Children USA, talks about both the national and statewide program. Currently, Save the Children in Kentucky works in 33 schools and communities in 10 counties serving over 13,000 children. [High-Definition] Watch Online


Rep. Brett Guthrie: One to One with Bill GoodmanKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
In Washington, D.C., Bill talks with U.S. Rep. Brett Guthrie (R-2nd) about the issues topping his priority list and how they will impact the nation and Kentucky. A 2013 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
CyberchaseHigh Definition
#124 "Size Me Up" [TV-Y]
To give himself time to launch a new virus at Motherboard, Hacker traps the kids in a cybersite from which escape seems impossible. The kids first find themselves in a land of giants, then become giants themselves in a land of little people. They must cope with the disparities of scale and size and use their brainpower to escape and warn Motherboard. [High-Definition]
bookclub@ketClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#402 "Clotel, or, The President's Daughter"
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss the first novel published by an African-American writer. A former slave himself, Kentucky-born William Wells Brown blended true stories with a fictional account of an enslaved woman. A 2002 KET production. Watch Online


PBS NewsHourHigh Definition
#10629 [TV-RE]
Just Seen ItHigh Definition
#205 [TV-PG]
Film reviewed include The Iceman, Hemlock Grove, and Pain and Gain. [High-Definition]
Why Quilts Matter: History, Art & PoliticsHigh Definition
#106 "How Quilts Have Been Viewed and Collected" [TV-G]
Charts path of an exemplary quilt from maker to museum and explores the lure of quilts for a private collector. [High-Definition]


Louisville LifeKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#718 "Copper Cupcake/Filson Historical Society/Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson/Society of Kentucky Lepidopterists"
Sample the treats at Copper Cupcake, a small batch bakery in Norton Commons; founded in 1884, The Filson Historical Society collects and preserves Kentucky and Ohio River Valley history; an interview with Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson; and the Society of Kentucky Lepidopterists are credited with identifying more than a thousand moths previously unknown in the state. [High-Definition] Watch Online
Tim Farmer's Country KitchenKYHigh Definition
Tim travels to the Mushroom Festival in Irvine, Kentucky; whips up delicious soup beans; and mixes together non-alcoholic cranberry punch. [High-Definition]


Antiques RoadshowHigh Definition
#1716 "Seattle, Hour One" [TV-G]
Highlights include a Vladimir Kagan desk used by Kagan himself and an impressive 1874 Francis A. Silva oil painting. [High-Definition]
The This Old House HourHigh Definition
#1107 [TV-G]
Replacing the existing concrete front walk, modifications on the replacement windows, using a shower waterproofing system, and paint prep begins. Also, installing a new kitchen sink and faucet. [High-Definition]
Kentucky AfieldKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2932 [TV-G]
A KET/Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation hosted by Tim Farmer. [High-Definition] Watch Online


Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
A discussion with two World War II veterans, a Vietnam veteran, and a Afghanistan solider in honor of U.S. military veterans. [High-Definition]


Doc MartinHigh Definition
#303 "The Apple Doesn't Fall" [TV-PG]
Portwenn has a new police officer following the departure of PC Mark Mylow after his doomed marriage. His replacement is PC Joseph Penhale, who appears to have an odd affliction which causes him to fall asleep suddenly at strange times. The doctor discovers that he has narcolepsy brought on by a kick to the head from a horse suffered two years earlier. Village plumber Bert Large is having a midlife crisis. His son Al has left the village on his travels round the world and Bert feels left out in the cold. Doc Martin offers no help. [High-Definition]
Masterpiece ClassicHigh Definition
#4314 "Mr. Selfridge, Part 7" [TV-PG]
F.W. Woolworth tries to undercut his old friend and competitor, Harry, who gives the discount king a run for his money. The temperature rises with Agnes and Henri. [High-Definition]
My Kentucky HomeKY
#106 "Lyon County"
The program features Lyon County native, historian, and Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Bill Cunningham, who grew up across the street from the "Castle on the Cumberland," the Eddyville penitentiary; Otha Munsey discusses the issues of relocation and preparation for a new community; Louise Coleman talks about closing down her beauty shop and beginning anew; and historian Odell Walker discusses the need for community unity in moving forward today.


Burt Bacharach & Hal David: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular SongHigh Definition
#1803 [TV-G]
A star-studded tribute to the songwriting team who penned such classic tunes as "Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head," "What The World Needs Now is Love," "I'll Never Fall in Love Again," "Walk on By," and "Alfie." Bacharach and David have enjoyed a resurgence in popularity, with recent collaborations with Elvis Costello, releases on the soundtracks of all three Austin Powers films, and covers in an episode of Glee. [High-Definition]
Birdmen: The Original Dream of FlightHigh Definition
A startling, adrenaline-filled insight into the new sport of base jumping that brings the dream of human flight alive. [High-Definition]
The Electricity FairyKY
Coal produces half of America's electricity, according to the Federal Department of Energy. The energy policy currently before Congress identifies coal as a key to America's "energy independence." This film examines America's national addiction to fossil fuels through the lens of electricity.


BBC World NewsHigh Definition
#23136 [TV-RE]
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19104 [TV-RE]
At Leisure's Edge: A Journey Through Kentucky's Historic Black ParksKY
From 1942 to 1956, Kentucky city park systems were segregated by state mandate. This program takes a look at seven historically black parks and explores how the African-American communities in Kentucky used the public spaces of parks to construct uplifting community identities despite segregation. Produced by Boyd Shearer with support from the KET Fund for Independent Production.