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12:00 AM ET

KET

Workplace Essential Skills

The Language of Work

Effective workplace speaking/listening strategies and skills.

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Stories from the Stage

Chance

Chance could mean possibilities, risk or opportunity: Rodrigue Kalambayi seeks asylum from political violence in the Congo; Korean-American Eson Kim is held at gunpoint in her family's hardware store in New York; and Christine Gentry donates a kidney to a complete stranger.

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Distinguished Kentuckian

Father Ralph Beiting

A conversation with Father Ralph Beiting, a Roman Catholic priest and founder of the Christian Appalachian Project. Beiting began dreaming of helping people in Appalachia help themselves out of poverty in 1946 when, as a seminarian, he accompanied several priests on preaching trips to the mountains of Eastern Kentucky. A 1976 KET production.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Prince Wednesday Finds A Way To Play/Finding A Way To Play On Backwards Day

Daniel and Katerina Kittycat find a way to play together with Prince Wednesday at school. Daniel and O the Owl learn to compromise when Miss Elaina plans a backwards play date at her house.

12:30 AM ET

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MotorWeek

#3719

Features a duo of in-depth road tests, which look at factors that matter most to consumers - performance, fuel efficiency, technology, practicality and value.

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Stories from the Stage

Suitcase Stories (Part 2)

Landscape architect Nano Raies flees Syria to pursue her dream, U-Meleni Mhlaba-Abedo from Zimbabwe "sows seeds" of renewal in the US, and Abhishek Shah becomes a meat-eating American.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel And Miss Elaina Play Rocketship/Daniel Plays At The Castle

Lady Elaine helps Miss Elaina and Daniel use their imaginations to have fun while playing. Daniel is sad when Prince Wednesday tells him the rocks in his collection are too delicate to play with.

1:00 AM ET

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Reel South

#104

Isle de Jean Charles, Louisiana and the Native American community fight to save its culture as its land washes away.

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Antiques Roadshow

Harrisburg, Hour Two

Interesting finds include a Charles "Heinie" Wagner Red Sox archive, a Carl Schweninger oil, and a 1975 "Yellow Submarine" jacket made for Karen Carpenter.

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Great Conversations

Ruth Reichl and Susan Stamberg

Ruth Reichl, restaurant critic at The New York Times and editor of Gourmet magazine, is also the author of a best-selling memoir, Tender at the Bone. She is interviewed by National Public Radio correspondent Susan Stamberg at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts in Louisville. A KET production.

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Ready Jet Go!

Comet Fever/Asteroid Patrol

The neighborhood is having a star gazing party when Mindy discovers what may be a new comet. When Sean learns that asteroids are floating around the solar system, he decides to set up a homemade asteroid watch-station in the treehouse.

1:30 AM ET

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Reel South

Counter Histories: Rock Hill

In 1961 nine college men decided they were ready to go to jail to fight segregation laws and inequality in Rock Hill, SC.

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Ready Jet Go!

Mindy Pet-Sits Sunspot/Treehouse Iss

Mindy is upset because she can't go see the Northern Lights so Sunspot agrees to let her be his pet-sitter. The kids argue when they realize that they all want to use the treehouse at the same time.

2:00 AM ET

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Between the Lines with Barry Kibrick

Jack Conte - Patreon

Jack Conte, CEO and founder of Patreon, one of the most innovative companies on the web, is on a mission to help every creator in the world achieve a sustainable income.

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Independent Lens

I Am Not Your Negro

This documentary envisions the book James Baldwin never finished, a revolutionary and personal account of the lives and successive assassinations of three of his close friends: Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King, Jr.

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A Native Presence

A discussion of the presence of Native Americans in Kentucky's past, as well as current events that show how Kentuckians are embracing this heritage. A look back at the infamous Slack Farm looting incident, in which hundreds of graves were desecrated, focuses on laws passed since then to protect archaeologically and culturally important sites, while scenes from powwows and other events around the state show the vitality of the state's contemporary American Indian community. A 1995 KET production.

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Nature Cat

Mighty Mountain Climbers/Bug Eating Plants!

On a dare from Ronald, Nature Cat and his pals try to climb up to The Mighty Mountain Peak. A super excited Squeeks shows her homemade comic "Bug Eating Plants of The Swamp!" to her pals.

2:30 AM ET

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Articulate with Jim Cotter

The Ghetto Potter; Changing Minds About Climate Change; Gerald Busby

Roberto Lugo's ceramics, art and climate change, and composer Gerald Busby's lust for life are featured.

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Nature Cat

The Queen of the Night/Space Rocks

Daisy wants to go to the desert to see the Queen of the Night cactus that blooms one night a year. Nature Cat and his pals have a hard time finding a real space rock.

3:00 AM ET

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Jewish Film Showcase

Carvalho's Journey

A real-life 19th century American western adventure story about Solomon Nunes Carvalho is showcased.

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A Decade of Difference

The unlikely success story of the people in Eastern and Southern Kentucky, who made up their minds to change the natural environment and make it a cleaner and healthier place to live.A?Offered the resources and leadership of federal, state, and local governments, ultimately they had to change their attitudes about some traditions and culture.

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Wild Kratts

Quillber's Birthday Present

It's Aviva's birthday, and Chris and Martin decide to collect shed porcupine quills to make a beautiful necklace as a gift. As they tag along with an African Crested Porcupine, they discover that animals have different ways and features to defend themselves from predators.

3:30 AM ET

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PBS Previews: The Best of PBS Indies

#201

A preview of upcoming independent documentaries presented by POV and Independent Lens including "I Am Not Your Negro," "Do Not Resist," "Dolores," "No Man's Land," "Bill Nye - Science Guy," and "Served Like a Girl."

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Wild Kratts

Under Frozen Pond

The Wild Kratts go on an underwater adventure to discover how pond animals survive in the winter.

4:00 AM ET

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Victoria Season 2 on Masterpiece

Victoria Season 2: A Soldier's Daughter & The Green-Eyed Monster

New mother Victoria is impatient to return to the business of ruling a nation, while Albert attempts to protect her from the increasingly desperate news regarding British soldiers in Afghanistan. Victoria is thrown into turmoil by the realization that she is pregnant again, and her equilibrium is further threatened by Albert's burgeoning friendship with the lady mathematician, Ada Lovelace.

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James Still's River of Earth

A portrait of one of Kentucky's most distinguished and honored writers, an Alabama native who lived and worked in Knott County from 1931 until his death in the spring of 2001. Regarded as the dean of Appalachian literature, Still wrote the novel River of Earth as well as short stories, children's books, collections of mountain lore and sayings, and poetry. A 1997 KET production.

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Odd Squad: World Turned Odd

Oona, Olympia, and Otis accidentally change the past and undo every odd case Odd Squad ever solved.

4:30 AM ET

KET

Playing by the Rules: Ethics at Work

Ask Why

The rise and fall of Enron and the story of one concerned and brave Enron employee are explored.

5:00 AM ET

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Kentucky Health

Incontinence and Female Sexual Dysfunction

Dr. Tuckson's guest is Dr. Lori Warren, a partner at Women First of Louisville and co-director of the MIGS Fellowship at UofL.

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kNOwMORE Nonprofits

#104

Mary Molsky of Beaumont Middle School talks about the Gummy Bears Club, promoting random acts of kindness throughout Kentucky's schools and how this is helping students with special needs better understand appropriate social skills. Karen Napier with Metro United Way discusses the high school drop out rate and nonprofits working to educate our children. On-Location stories include Kentucky's children's museum, the Explorium of Lexington, and Kentucky Child Now's statewide Great Kids Summit initiative.

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Arthur

Based on a True Story (Part 1 & 2)

Ladonna Compson, a new kid in town, charms Arthur and friends with her amazing "true" stories. But are her stories real?

5:30 AM ET

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Second Opinion

Head & Neck Cancer

A triathlete shares the story of the drastic measures taken to treat his late-stage cancer.

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Louisville Life

Alley Theatre/Peace Education/Louisville Sports Commission - Karl Schmitt/Inn at Woodhaven

Visit with actors at Alley Theatre; the Peace Education Program teaches conflict resolution, peer mediation, and prejudice reduction; an interview with Karl Schmitt, executive director of the Louisville Sports Commission; and built in 1853, the Inn at Woodhaven is a bed and breakfast listed on the National Register because of its architectural significance.

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Arthur

Flippity Francine/Muffy Takes The Wheel

Francine tries to regain her dignity after Muffy posts a goofy video of her on the Muffington Post. Muffy enlists her dad to help her make a winning car for the 1st Annual Lakewood Derby, but he completely takes over.

6:00 AM ET

KET

Wai Lana Yoga

Do It All!

Salute to the Sun, Shoulder Stand, Fish, and other asanas bend, stretch and strengthen your entire body.

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Wild Kratts

Liturgusa Krattorum

Zach Varmitech and Donita Donata hatch a plan to capture all of a praying mantis species.

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Bywords

Elizabeth Watts

Elizabeth Watts, former director of Hindman Settlement School, talks about her 71-year career at the school. A 1981 KET production.

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Fetch! With Ruff Ruffman

Just Call Him Spot

Spot Spotnik spatters Ruff with permanent ink, so Ruff decides that DJ, Jay, and Sam should meet with a chemistry expert to learn to fight stains. Then, realizing that the ink spots make him look like a Dalmatian, Ruff sends Noel to a fire academy so she can learn how to fight fires.

6:30 AM ET

KET

Classical Stretch: By Essentrics

#1213

Former ballerina Miranda Esmonde-White demonstrates dynamic strengthening and stretching exercises.

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Wild Kratts

Panda Power Up!

While checking out the endangered Giant panda, the Wild Kratts gets stranded in a bamboo forest.

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Connections with Renee Shaw

Thrivals 5.0

A look at "Thrivals 5.0: "The Quest: The Call to Adventure," part of Louisville's IdeaFestival.

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Cyberchase

Digit's B-day Surprise

To keep their surprise party a surprise, the kids pretend to have forgotten Digit's birthday. Hacker tries to take advantage of the situation by convincing Digit that he is his one true friend. But his real aim is to reprogram the cyboid to gain access to Motherboard.

7:00 AM ET

KET

Ready Jet Go!

Space Junk/Scientific Sean

After learning about space junk, the kids are determined to help clean up their space neighborhood. Jet is fascinated by Earth paper airplanes when he watches Sean casually fold one.

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NHK Newsline

#8207

This news program delivers the latest from Japan, Asia, and the rest of the world.

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Classical Discovery: Euntaek Kim and Kentucky's Young Musicians Perform

In a concert from the W.L. Lyons Brown Theatre in Louisville, 17-year-old pianist Euntaek Kim and young Louisville-area musicians offer a moving interpretation of Schumann's Carnaval. Behind-the-scenes segments profile the Gheens Great Expectations project, which brought Kim to Louisville, and the extraordinary young artist himself. Also featured are the Louisville Youth Choir, the New Albany A Cappella Singers, and the Louisville Youth Orchestra conducted by Robert Franz. A 2005 KET production.

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Cyberchase

Out of Sync

Hacker disrupts the Music of the Spheres, which controls and protects the balance and harmony of the Mount Olympus cybersite, and throws the site into utter chaos. The kids and Digit have until sunset to make the sound of the music right by re-creating the melody and finding the missing element in the pattern.

7:30 AM ET

KET

The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!

Jumping on the Moon/Sneezy Riders

Nick and Sally are trying to jump high enough to touch the moon, but what goes up must come down" says the Cat. Sally and Nick are playing hide and seek, but Nick keeps sneezing! How can they stop it from happening? Good thing Cat's friend Cluey Looey will be able to help them!

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Kentucky Life

Idlewild Butterfly Farm; State Fair; Dan MacPhail Antlers; One Fateful Pitch

Get up close and personal with big bugs and beautiful butterflies at Idlewild Butterfly Farm in Louisville, Doug talks to Agricultural Commissioner Ryan Quarles about what makes the State Fair so special, artist Dan MacPhail uses antlers to make one-of-a-kind art, and two Kentuckians were at the heart of a tragedy at a Major League Baseball game in 1920.

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WordGirl

Coupon Madness/When Life Gives You Potatoes ...

Granny May goes on a crime spree by printing her own coupons to get things for free. Dr. 2-Brains has escaped from prison again, and WordGirl must find him before he perfects his latest weapon: a ray that can turn gold into cheese.

8:00 AM ET

KET

Nature Cat

Mud Love/Call It a Night

To bring Hal's dream of Mud Appreciation Day to fruition, all his pals must lend a muddy hand. Nature Cat is worried that he will never wear his beloved Nature Cat hat again!

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Classical Stretch: By Essentrics

Back Pain Relief

This beginner's workout is perfect for relieving back pain. Join Miranda Esmonde-White for a standing and barre workout that loosens and liberates your entire back, leaving your pain free.

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Connections with Renee Shaw

Silas House

Novelist, activist, and educator Silas House discusses his book to be released later this year that focuses on parenthood, his work as an advocate for environmental and gender equity causes, and other topics.

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Arthur

All About D.W./Blockheads

When Emily gets the starring role in the preschool play, D.W. is beside herself with jealousy. D.W. and Emily are upset when they get stuck with the blocks at playtime.

8:30 AM ET

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Curious George

Up a Tree/Curious George and the Trash

When George tires of table manners and house rules, he decides to build a treehouse in the country yard-a nest of his own where he can make his own rules. The yellow hat is delivered from the dry cleaners, but George mistakes it for a lookalike garbage box and tosses it down the trash chute.

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Sara's Weeknight Meals

Latin All-Stars with Maricel Presilla

Famed Latin American chef and food historian Maricel Presilla shares her favorite dishes and cooking techniques with Sara. Recipes include zucchini Cuban-style cherry tomato sofrito with almond cacao picada, Mayan turkey stew, and braised pork with greens.

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Conversations with Champions

Mary T. Meagher

Host Billy Reed talks with Louisville native and former Olympic swimming star Mary T. Meagher about her life and career. A Georgetown College production.

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Arthur

Get Smart/Baby Steps

A battle begins when HUGO, the new interactive whiteboard, corrects Mr. Ratburn in front of the class. D.W. enlists the help of Brain to determine if her sister Kate is above average, below average, or just average-average.

9:00 AM ET

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Curious George

Curious George Gets All Keyed Up/Gutter Monkey

George volunteers to deliver Betsy's xylophone to her school for a recital. On bowling night, George cheers on the Man with the Yellow Hat and then tries to get the ball rolling himself.

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Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Television

Mexico Every Single Day

Milk Street visits Mexico for an insider view on shrimp in chipotle sauce and traditional classics.

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The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!

Be Cool/Elephant Walk

Phew, it's hot outside! How are Sally and Nick going to stay cool? They visit the Dizzle-dazzle Desert. Nick and Sally wonder if there's such thing as a one-thing-does-it-all tool.

9:30 AM ET

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel and Margaret Visit the Farm/Fireflies and Fireworks

Daniel heads to the Neighborhood Farm and gets nervous about riding a horse for the first time. Margaret gets scared when fireflies show up at the Tiger family picnic.

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Workplace Essential Skills

Supplying Information: Directions, Forms, and Charts

Advice and practice exercises for developing accuracy and completeness.

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Kentucky Time Capsule

A Dream Come True

A look at the history of Jenkins-a town built from scratch during the Kentucky coal boom-as reflected in an amazing cache of photographs taken more than 80 years ago.

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Sesame Street

Counting Hats

Elmo and Zoe compete to see who can wear the most hats on their head.

10:00 AM ET

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

A Storm in the Neighborhood/After The Neighborhood Storm

Daniel and his friends are a little frightened of the storm. After the big storm, Daniel and his friends are comforted to know that everyone is safe.

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Jacques Pepin: Heart & Soul

Toast to Julia

Jacques raises a glass to his beloved friend Julia Child as he shares recipes and anecdotes from their past. He prepares sole vin blanc and a pan-roasted rack of lamb on a crown of fried potatoes.

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Deep Down

Two eastern Kentucky neighbors are at odds in a contentious community battle over a proposed mountaintop removal coal mine.

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Peg + Cat

Peg and Cat Save the World: Part 2

Peg and Cat call everyone they know to save the earth from a planet-sized Pig's behind.

10:30 AM ET

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Splash and Bubbles

Yuck Or Treat/The Thing from Above The Reef

Splash and friends visit a spooky place, the cave of the old hagfish, who lives deep in the abyss. Dunk gets spooked by a creature in his home and thinks it's a monster, only to discover a baby sea urchin.

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Cook's Country

Straight from So-Cal

Julia Collin Davison shows Bridget Lancaster how to make authentic citrus-braised pork tacos.

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Super Why!

Aladdin

The Super Readers meet a lucky lad and dive into his magic lamp to speak to a genie who grants wishes.

11:00 AM ET

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Sesame Street

Snuffy's Dance

Zoe choreographs a ballet and the dancers have to work together to make Snuffy fly through the air.

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Martha Bakes

Coffee Shop Favorites

Scrumptious apple cider doughnut cake and tender maple-glazed pumpkin spelt scones are served.

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Coal in Kentucky

For over two hundred and fifty years coal mining has been a part of Kentucky's history. Through the voices of coal industry professionals, activists, politicians, and everyday people, this documentary examines the significance of this history, what it means today, and how we will move forward to responsibly mine coal while protecting the health, safety, and welfare of Kentucky's citizens, the environment, and the economy.

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Clifford the Big Red Dog

Circus Stars/Limelight Fright

Clifford's hero, circus elephant Gordo, comes down with a cold, and Clifford volunteers to step in and help out in his place. Cleo pushes her way into a starring role in the show Emily Elizabeth and Charley are putting on, then discovers to her surprise that she has stage fright.

11:30 AM ET

KET

Super Why!

Mathis' Book of Why

The Super Readers jump into a book and meet Mathis, a curious kid who loves to ask WHY?

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Family Ingredients

Wisconsin - Fiddlehead Fern

A Kaua'i farmer discusses leaving her home on an Ojibwe reservation in Wisconsin at 15.

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Caillou

Just for Laughs

Seeing Bravo the magician at a friend's birthday party inspires Caillou to become Caillou the Great and put on a magic show. He plays the clown for a wary Rosie, who's afraid of clowns until Caillou shows her they're just people wearing silly costumes.

12:00 PM ET

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Dinosaur Train

Nest Swap/The Herd Is The Word

The Pteranodon Family decides to take a little vacation and swap nests with a family of pterosaurs. Tank Triceratops is excited to show Buddy, Tiny, Shiny, and Don his favorite picnic spot, but it is overrun with a whole herd of Triceratops.

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Antiques Roadshow

Harrisburg, Hour Two

Interesting finds include a Charles "Heinie" Wagner Red Sox archive, a Carl Schweninger oil, and a 1975 "Yellow Submarine" jacket made for Karen Carpenter.

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Kentucky Aviation Pioneer Matthew B. Sellers

The Carter County native who invented the retractable landing gear for airplanes and made the first powered flight in Kentucky.

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Sid the Science Kid

Slide to the Side!

Sid is trying out his new dance but he can't slide in his new sneakers. He just squeaks to a stop! Sid and his friends investigate how different materials and surfaces can create friction.

12:30 PM ET

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Peg + Cat

The Peanut Problem/More Adventures of Robin Hood

George Washington Carver will have a total of one hundred peanut-based inventions - if Peg and Cat can catch the tiny tricksters who keep swiping them. When a greedy Pig shows up next door, Peg and Cat summon Robin Hood to their neighborhood.

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WordWorld

Bit by Bit/Ride 'em Cowbear

On Monkey's birthday, a sick Frog entrusts Duck and Bug to take his present-a banana-to the party. In their enthusiasm to get to the party, Duck and Bug accidentally break the banana into letters, then don't know how to rebuild it. Pig, Dog, and Duck play cowboys. Bear wants to join them but gets frustrated when she learns she's not very good at rope tricks.

1:00 PM ET

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Sesame Street

Snuffy's Dance

Zoe choreographs a ballet and the dancers have to work together to make Snuffy fly through the air.

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MoxieTalk

Cole Gallagher

Kirt speaks with Cole Gallagher, the 2016 Kentucky High School Goalkeeper of the Year.

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Connections with Renee Shaw

Dr. Alexandra Bradner

Renee welcomes Dr. Alexandra Bradner, University of Kentucky Philosophy professor, who wrote a critique of the MTV series Buckwild.

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Peep and the Big Wide World

Save It for Later; The Red Ballmoon

Chirp can't seem to protect her acorn collection from several ravenous squirrels and one thoughtless duck. Chirp has a perilous (but thrilling!) adventure when she meets up with a big, red balloon.

1:30 PM ET

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Splash and Bubbles

Yuck Or Treat/The Thing from Above The Reef

Splash and friends visit a spooky place, the cave of the old hagfish, who lives deep in the abyss. Dunk gets spooked by a creature in his home and thinks it's a monster, only to discover a baby sea urchin.

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This American Land

#601

The evolution of the Bureau of Land Management and its role in protecting land are discussed.

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Bluegrass Underground

Rhonda Vincent & The Rage

Rhonda Vincent showcases her mastery of multi-range, fast-paced vocals intrinsic to bluegrass.

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Super Why!

Aladdin

The Super Readers meet a lucky lad and dive into his magic lamp to speak to a genie who grants wishes.

2:00 PM ET

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Curious George

Up a Tree/Curious George and the Trash

When George tires of table manners and house rules, he decides to build a treehouse in the country yard-a nest of his own where he can make his own rules. The yellow hat is delivered from the dry cleaners, but George mistakes it for a lookalike garbage box and tosses it down the trash chute.

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GardenSMART

#4911

Start small when trying something different in your garden and if it works for you, go bigger!

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Bluegrass and Backroads

#1103

Sculptor Bill Kolok, Don Kenner Drums, Shaker Village, and Just Piddlin Farm are visited.

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Sesame Street

Counting Hats

Elmo and Zoe compete to see who can wear the most hats on their head.

2:30 PM ET

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Nature Cat

Mud Love/Call It a Night

To bring Hal's dream of Mud Appreciation Day to fruition, all his pals must lend a muddy hand. Nature Cat is worried that he will never wear his beloved Nature Cat hat again!

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P. Allen Smith's Garden Home

When Kids Takeover

P. Allen Smith lets the little ones take over for the day.

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Kentucky Life

Idlewild Butterfly Farm; State Fair; Dan MacPhail Antlers; One Fateful Pitch

Get up close and personal with big bugs and beautiful butterflies at Idlewild Butterfly Farm in Louisville, Doug talks to Agricultural Commissioner Ryan Quarles about what makes the State Fair so special, artist Dan MacPhail uses antlers to make one-of-a-kind art, and two Kentuckians were at the heart of a tragedy at a Major League Baseball game in 1920.

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Dinosaur Train

Elmer Elasmosaurus/Dinosaur Block Party

Buddy is not happy about travelling underwater until he sees spectacular sights under the sea. The Pteranodon family hosts a block party to introduce their new neighbors.

3:00 PM ET

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Nature Cat

Woodpecker Picks a Place/Here Comes the Sun

Nature Cat and the gang find a woodpecker pecking away at Hal's roof! Nature Cat leads his pals on an amazing adventure, to go see the Golden Sunstone!

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Growing a Greener World

Hope for Heroes: The Farmer Veteran Coalition (Davis, CA)

The Farmer Veteran Coalition's mission helps connect veterans with good jobs and new careers.

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My Kentucky Home

Crittenden County

A historical look at Crittenden County and its economic and social contribution to the state.

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Dinosaur Train

Carla Cretoxyrhina/Train Trouble

The Pteranodon family meet Carla Cretoxyrhina, a shark who turns out to be much nicer than her reputation. The speedy dinosaur brothers Oren and Ollie join the kids on a train trip to Troodon Town.

3:30 PM ET

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Wild Kratts

Liturgusa Krattorum

Zach Varmitech and Donita Donata hatch a plan to capture all of a praying mantis species.

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Changing Seas

Prescription: Oceans

In Florida, a group of scientists are testing sea sponges for their potential anti-cancer properties. These and other marine invertebrates may hold the key to unlocking the secrets of our own biology.

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Splash and Bubbles

Smell of Fear/A New Spin

When Splash and his friends play "surprise fish," they accidentally release a "fear smell alarm." The Reeftown Rangers help Dorsal locate his old friend Spin, another spinner dolphin who he hasn't seen in years.

4:00 PM ET

KET

Wild Kratts

Panda Power Up!

While checking out the endangered Giant panda, the Wild Kratts gets stranded in a bamboo forest.

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The Desert Speaks

Origins of a Royal Road

El Camino Real (The Royal Road) served as a trade route among the Puebloan peoples hundreds of years before the arrival of Europeans. Later, it became the tattered thread that connected the Spanish strongholds in southern Mexico to the tiny, distant settlements of Nuevo (New) Mexico. This historic route of communication, conquest, and gold runs from Mexico City through the Chihuahuan Desert to the mountains of Santa Fe, NM.

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Lanham Brothers Jamboree

#308

Skylar Cain and Higher Ground perform.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Friends Help Each Other/Daniel Helps O Tell A Story

Katerina shows Daniel a birthday tea-party she set up for her stuffed animals and accidently knocks it over! O the Owl and Daniel choose a very special book about dinosaurs, but they realize that the last page of the story is missing!

4:30 PM ET

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Odd Squad

Breakfast Club/Dr. O: Party Time, Excellent

Delivery Debbie goes undercover to stop a group of villains. When Olympia finds out Dr. O is leaving, she struggles to throw the best goodbye party ever.

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Tennessee Wild Side

Solar Eclipse; Golden Eagle; Paddling with Pelicans; Lost Loon

A look back at the total solar eclipse, a raptor known as the ghost of the eastern forests, paddling with the pelicans, and searching for a lost loon are featured.

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World of Our Own: Kentucky Folkways

The Culture of Work (Part 1)

An Owensboro music impresario, a ginseng hunter, a farrier, two whiskey tasters, and a tobacco farmer discuss the traditions of their occupations. A KET production.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Something Special for Dad/I Love You, Mom

Daniel visits the Post Office and joins Mr. McFeely on his "speedy delivery" to give Dad a special letter! Daniel wants to make banana bread for Mom Tiger and visits Baker Aker's Bakery to learn about the bread-making process.

5:00 PM ET

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Cyberchase

Fit to Be Heroes

The CyberSquad and their new friend Scanner embark on a quest to build a new Encryptor Chip for Motherboard and cure her virus. With Hacker in hot pursuit, the kids must run, ski, canoe, and climb their way to the end of the mission.

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MotorWeek

#3719

Features a duo of in-depth road tests, which look at factors that matter most to consumers - performance, fuel efficiency, technology, practicality and value.

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Run That by Me Again

Eastern Kentucky vs. Morehead State, 1974

Guests include Roy Kidd, Everett Talbert, and Robyn Hatley. A 1977 KET production.

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Ready Jet Go!

Date Night/Face on the Fritz

The kids all get involved to help create the perfect date night for Carrot and Celery. When the kids try to build a new pet house for Sunspot, FACE 9000 gives them mixed-up directions.

5:30 PM ET

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Arthur

Arthur's Numbers Nightmare/Brain Gets Hooked

Arthur and friends find what looks like a list of their class rankings in Principal Haney's office. Brain gets hooked on the latest tween reality show, Junior Island.

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Kentucky Afield

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Sportsman Chad Miles goes in search of outdoor adventure in this 2017 Ohio Valley Chapter Regional Emmy Award-nominated series and showcases the best fishing, hunting, and wildlife-related recreation Kentucky offers. A KET/ Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources co-presentation.

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Kentucky Life

Drystone Revival; Carter Co. Marker; Bluegrass Motorcycle Museum; Our Town - Barbourville; Jane's Saddlebag

The revival of building Drystone walls with master stone mason Cecil Aguilar; a historical marker in Carter County points out the home of former Kentucky Gov. William Jason Fields; the vintage motorcycles at the Bluegrass Motorcycle Museum in Hartford; Barbourville in Knox County is Our Town; and Jane's Saddlebag, a family-friendly tourist destination in Boone County are featured.

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Ready Jet Go!

So Many Moons/Project Pluto

Mindy is worried that a possible addition of a younger sibling to her family might be a challenge. Mindy is excited about presenting her model of Pluto for school show and tell.

6:00 PM ET

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BBC World News America

#17016

News from around the world.

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Tim Farmer's Country Kitchen

#541

Tim Farmer explores traditional food preparation including gardening tips, canning, processing and smoking meat, where to purchase produce, and more. He visits with folks who have a passion to share and enjoy recipes.

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Mission Appalachia: The Story of Red Bird

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."

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Nature Cat

Croak and Swagger/Puddle Pool Party

At the pond Nature Cat meets Warren the Bullfrog who is sad because he doesn't know how to croak. Squeeks is excited for a Puddle Pool Party but finds the puddle gone!

6:30 PM ET

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Nightly Business Report

#37012

Combines fast-breaking business and economic news, extensive financial market coverage, in-depth analysis, corporate profiles, features, and commentaries by noted economists and business experts.

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Steven Raichlen's Project Smoke

How to Smoke When You Don't Have A Smoker

Recipes include smoked eggplant dip with walnuts and feta, smoked gazpacho, stovetop smoked salmon, and jerk chicken.

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Nature Cat

The Glow Games/Have A Grape Day

The first team to find three bioluminescent creatures wins the game and the Golden Glow Trophy! Squeek leads the gang to the grape patch to pick grapes but finds it overtaken by weeds!

7:00 PM ET

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Governor's State of the Commonwealth & Budget Address

2018 Governor's State of the Commonwealth & Budget Address

Renee Shaw and Casey Parker-Bell co-anchor live coverage of Governor Matt Bevin's address to a joint session of the Kentucky House and Senate. Al Cross, director of the University of Kentucky Institute for Rural Journalism and Community Issues, provides analysis.

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PBS NewsHour

#12142

Provides in-depth analysis of current events with a news summary, live studio interviews, discussions, and documentary reports.

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MoxieTalk

Kris Kimel

Kirt speaks with Kris Kimel, founder of IdeaFestival and president of the Kentucky Science & Technology Corporation (KSTC).

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Wild Kratts

Journey to The Subnivean Zone

Chris and Martin get lost in a snowy field and uncover the underground world of the meadow vole.

7:30 PM ET

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Kentucky Health

Incontinence and Female Sexual Dysfunction

Dr. Tuckson's guest is Dr. Lori Warren, a partner at Women First of Louisville and co-director of the MIGS Fellowship at UofL.

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Wild Kratts

Birds of a Feather

Chris and Martin hope the Birds of Paradise in New Guinea will inspire Aviva to learn to dance.

8:00 PM ET

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Finding Your Roots

Black Like Me

Bryant Gumbel, Tonya Lewis-Lee, and Suzanne Malveaux discover a tapestry of the unexpected in their ancestry, revealing slaves and free people of color, Civil War legacies, and forgotten European origins.

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Jubilee

Steep Canyon Rangers

North Carolina bluegrass band Steep Canyon Rangers take the stage at the 2014 Best of the Bluegrass.

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Kentucky Bourbon Tales: Distilling the Family Business

The history of bourbon in Kentucky is told through a series of interviews with key individuals representing several distilleries, including master distillers, who have played important roles in the growth of the industry.

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Odd Squad

Extreme Cakeover/A Job Well Undone

When a virus that turns people into cakes spreads through Headquarters, the agents try to contain the outbreak. The agents compete to win Agents of the Month.

8:30 PM ET

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Odd Squad

Three's Company/Behind Enemy Mimes

Ms. O gets kicked out of her office due to odd infestations. Ms. O needs the agents' help to track down her old partner, O'Donahue.

9:00 PM ET

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The Secret of Tuxedo Park: American Experience

Secret of Tuxedo Park

Explore the life of the unknown Wall Street tycoon, Alfred Lee Loomis, who led a double life as a scientist and whose secret lab in upstate New York helped develop the radar technology that would alter the course of history in World War II.

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Secrets of the Dead

Carthage's Lost Warriors

This program examines whether Carthaginians fled the marauding Romans by escaping across the Atlantic Ocean.

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Saint Joseph College: A Triumph of Faith

A historical documentary about the Bardstown college, once a leading institution of religion and learning in the South.

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Arthur

All About D.W./Blockheads

When Emily gets the starring role in the preschool play, D.W. is beside herself with jealousy. D.W. and Emily are upset when they get stuck with the blocks at playtime.

9:30 PM ET

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Arthur

Get Smart/Baby Steps

A battle begins when HUGO, the new interactive whiteboard, corrects Mr. Ratburn in front of the class. D.W. enlists the help of Brain to determine if her sister Kate is above average, below average, or just average-average.

10:00 PM ET

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Frontline

Rape on the Night Shift

The sexual abuse of immigrant women in the service industry is examined. The film investigates allegations of abuse in the janitorial industry and how government, law enforcement, and companies deal with the problem.

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Secrets of Her Majesty's Secret Service

Her Majesty's Secret Service is the world's most legendary spy agency, thanks to James Bond stories. This film lifts the veil on the shadowy world of spying, going back to look at some of the world's most calculated and delicately-executed operations.

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Sesame Street

Counting Hats

Elmo and Zoe compete to see who can wear the most hats on their head.

10:30 PM ET

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Reel Visions: Spotlight on Kentucky Filmmakers

Films by Josh Flowers, Bruce Parsons, Clint Davis, and Sarah Wylie Ammerman

In Fast Love award-winning Kentucky filmmaker Josh Flowers visits various fast food drive-thrus with a video camera to pose a very important question to total strangers. Other shorts include: Drawing Between the Lines by Bruce Parsons, Unquiet by Clint Davis, and Spread by Sarah Wylie Ammerman. A 2009 KET production.

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Dinosaur Train

Elmer Elasmosaurus/Dinosaur Block Party

Buddy is not happy about travelling underwater until he sees spectacular sights under the sea. The Pteranodon family hosts a block party to introduce their new neighbors.

11:00 PM ET

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Legislative Update

January 16, 2018

A report on the most significant activities of the day's legislative meetings, including committee testimony and actions, and debate and votes on the floor of Kentucky's Senate and House of Representatives.

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Amanpour On PBS

#127

This series, led by award-winning CNN Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour, features conversations with global leaders and decision makers on the issues affecting the world today.

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Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the Collection

Hand Carved

Chester Cornett made chairs for Presidents and his work is displayed in museums across the country. In this film, Chester fells a tree on the site of his family's homeplace on the top of Pine Mountain in southeastern Kentucky and transports it back to his small apartment and workshop in inner-city Cincinnati. He uses simple hand tools to chop, whittle, and carve the wood into an exquisite, eight-legged, "two-in-one" rocker.

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Dinosaur Train

Carla Cretoxyrhina/Train Trouble

The Pteranodon family meet Carla Cretoxyrhina, a shark who turns out to be much nicer than her reputation. The speedy dinosaur brothers Oren and Ollie join the kids on a train trip to Troodon Town.

11:30 PM ET

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BBC World News

#23016

News from around the world.

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Beyond 100 Days

#109

Recorded in Washington, DC and London, this public affairs series explores news reports on the events that are shaping our world. Katty Kay hosts from the United States and Christian Fraser from the U.K.

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Splash and Bubbles

Smell of Fear/A New Spin

When Splash and his friends play "surprise fish," they accidentally release a "fear smell alarm." The Reeftown Rangers help Dorsal locate his old friend Spin, another spinner dolphin who he hasn't seen in years.

12:00 AM ET

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Bluegrass and Backroads

#1103

Sculptor Bill Kolok, Don Kenner Drums, Shaker Village, and Just Piddlin Farm are visited.

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Stories from the Stage

Welcome to the Neighborhood

Neighborhoods are forever in flux: Paloma Valenzuela travels to a Dominican neighborhood searching for her identity; Mark Redmond learns what happens when you are no longer welcomed on your street; and Norah Dooley finds the real meaning of community from neighbors who teach her life lessons.

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Jubilee - Summertime Blues

Shemekia Copeland

Copeland, a passionate singer with a "blast-furnace voice," shows why she's one of the hottest rising blues stars in a rousing performance recorded at the 2010 W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival in Henderson, Kentucky. A 2011 KET production

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Friends Help Each Other/Daniel Helps O Tell A Story

Katerina shows Daniel a birthday tea-party she set up for her stuffed animals and accidently knocks it over! O the Owl and Daniel choose a very special book about dinosaurs, but they realize that the last page of the story is missing!

12:30 AM ET

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Connections with Renee Shaw

Silas House

Novelist, activist, and educator Silas House discusses his book to be released later this year that focuses on parenthood, his work as an advocate for environmental and gender equity causes, and other topics.

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Stories from the Stage

Last Dance

A last dance may be at the end or beginning of something big: Sandi Marx narrowly misses getting cast for Broadway's A Chorus Line; choreographer Mark Lamb returns to his small, town in Kentucky and encounters an extraordinary reunion; and Jean Appolon dances his way out of a death sentence in Haiti.

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Something Special for Dad/I Love You, Mom

Daniel visits the Post Office and joins Mr. McFeely on his "speedy delivery" to give Dad a special letter! Daniel wants to make banana bread for Mom Tiger and visits Baker Aker's Bakery to learn about the bread-making process.