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Thursday 8/8/2013

Midnight EDT

KET
Workplace Essential SkillsClosed CaptionedWatch Online!
#117 "Finding What You Need: Forms and Charts" [TV-G]
The role and importance of accuracy; locating specifics. Watch Online
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2963 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Digital Renaissance: Imaging the Iliad
Classicists from Harvard's Center for Hellenic Studies, along with conservators, computer scientists, and photographers attempt to photograph and scan the world's oldest surviving manuscript of the Homeric Iliad.
 

12:30 am Thursday, August 8

KET
The Filson PresentsKYHigh Definition
#105 "Pen Bogert - From Brass Bands to Jazz"
Pen Bogert discusses how free African-Americans led popular string and brass bands in Louisville in the antebellum era, thereby providing a direct link between antebellum music and the origins of jazz in the city. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2962 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19163 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
NatureHigh Definition
#2901 "Radioactive Wolves" [TV-PG]
The historic nuclear accident at Chernobyl is now 25 years old. Filmmakers and scientists set out to document the lives of the packs of wolves and other wildlife thriving in the "dead zone" that still surrounds the remains of the reactor. [High-Definition]
KETKY
The Electricity FairyKY
[TV-G]
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.
 

2:00

KET
Scott & BaileyHigh Definition
#101 [TV-PG]
Janet and Rachel investigate the case of a pregnant girl who was killed in her bedroom. Rachel's love life ends up taking a turn for the worse and Janet receives a telephone call that reawakens a past tragedy. [High-Definition]
KET2
NovaHigh Definition
#3616 "Lizard Kings" [TV-PG]
Follows monitor lizards, the largest lizards to walk the planet, and looks at what makes these tongued reptiles such unique survivors. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Gray Matters: The Silent Epidemic of Brain InjuryKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
The leading cause of death and disability for people under 24, brain injury in Kentucky is double that of the national average. In this special, learn the major causes of brain injury in this state, including accidents in all-terrain vehicles, cars, and with equine and farm equipment; and trauma from military combat. The program also tells the stories of victims/survivors and their families. A 2010 KET production [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

3:00

KET
Call The MidwifeHigh Definition
#208 [TV-14]
Chummy and PC Noakes face challenges as they settle back into life. Fred is in high spirits when his pregnant daughter and her young son arrive. Jenny has a potential love interest. In Poplar, old buildings are demolished to make way for new flats. [High-Definition]
KET2
Eat, Fast and Live Longer with Michael MosleyHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Michael Mosley investigates the new science that suggests the ancient idea of fasting can lead to a healthier life. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Time on the RiverKYWatch Online!
Kentucky author Gurney Norman hosts a historical look at the important role the Kentucky River played in the settlement of the state. A 1987 KET production. Watch Online
 

4:00

KET
Still on the RoadHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Twelve actors from The Acting Company, a classical touring ensemble founded by John Houseman and Margot Harley, travel across 28 U.S. cities to bring classical theater to America. With insightful conversations from alumni Kevin Kline, Rainn Wilson, and Harriet Harris. [High-Definition]
KET2
Secrets of the DeadHigh Definition
#1201 "The Man Who Saved The World" [TV-PG]
Follow the drama and debate the B-59 Soviet submarine during the critical point in the Cold War. The story of what happened that fateful day remained hidden for decades, only emerging in Russia in recent years. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Journey Into WellBeingKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
Health explorer and Lexington native Debra Koerner travels the Bluegrass state and uncovers creative wellness initiatives across the Commonwealth. Kentucky's top wellness pros share their tips for enriching the lives of Kentuckians as well as all Americans. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:00

KET
Sit and Be FitHigh Definition
#1318 "Variety, The Spice of Life" [TV-G]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Cuban Missile Crisis: Three Men Go to WarHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
The documentary tells the inside story of the Cuban Missile Crisis and its three central characters - John F. Kennedy, Fidel Castro, and Nikita Khrushchev. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Great ConversationsHigh Definition
#303 "Andrew Ross Sorkin and Bethany MacLean" [TV-G]
Andrew Ross Sorkin, financial columnist for The New York Times and author of Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System - and Themselves, a real-life thriller about the most tumultuous period in American financial history since the Great Depression, is interviewed by Bethany McLean, contributing editor to Vanity Fair, co-author of The Smartest Guys in the Room, about the collapse of Enron, and the forthcoming All the Devils Are Here: The Hidden History of the Financial Crisis. A 2010 KET production taped at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts in Louisville. [High-Definition]
 

5:30

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

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#115 "The Crunch Alternative" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#136 "Two's Company/Fair-Weather Friends" [TV-Y]
All of the dogs are excited that their old friend K.C. is visiting for a few days, but Cleo gets so carried away that she completely ignores Clifford and T-Bone. When bad weather threatens the annual Back-to-School Barbecue at Jetta's house, the dogs set out to see whether they can stop the rain from falling. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural AmericaClosed CaptionedKY
#205 "Rough Side of the Mountain" [TV-G]
Two southwest Virginia towns, Trammel and Ivanhoe, attempt to recover from the closings of manufacturing plants and mining companies. But their grassroots community-organizing efforts are stymied by the "steel ceiling" often encountered by poor rural communities as they struggle to develop new economies in an increasingly global system.