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Thursday, August 4

early

12:00 am ET 11:00 pm CT

KET

Amanpour and Company

KETKY

"I remember the old home very well": The Lincolns in Kentucky

The documentary chronicles the years Abraham Lincoln's family spent in Kentucky. The story follows Captain Abraham Lincoln (President Lincoln's grandfather) and his family's settlement in Kentucky in 1781, Captain Lincoln's tragic death in 1786, and the thirty-four years his son, Thomas, spent in the Commonwealth.

KETKIDS

Donkey Hodie

Growing the Ungrowdenia; Camp Buddy Buddy

After getting too much water, Donkey's new flower grows too big and disrupts her garden. The wind ruins Donkey and Panda's Camp Buddy Buddy plan.

KETWORLD

Earth Emergency

The film examines how human activity is setting off dangerous warming loops that are pushing the climate to a point of no return - and what we need to do to stop them.

Top

12:30 am ET 11:30 pm CT

KET2

Doc Martin

The Apple Doesn't Fall

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.

KETKIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Playtime Is Different/The Playground Is Different With Baby

Curious baby Margaret interrupts Daniel when he plays restaurant with his friends. Mom and Dad encourage Daniel to include Margaret at the playground.

Top

1:00 am ET 12:00 am CT

KET

Finding Your Roots

Italian Roots

Discover the Italian roots of talk-show host Jimmy Kimmel, Marisa Tomei, and John Turturro, whose ancestors made immense sacrifices to bring their families from Italy to America.

KETKY

Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural America

American Originals—Minnie Black's Gourd Band

"Minnie Black's Gourd Band," a 90-year-old woman made art from the gourds she grew and performed in a senior citizens' band. "Catfish: Man of the Woods," a fifth generation herb doctor, living near Glenwood, WV.

KETKIDS

Alma's Way

Beatbox Big Time; Super Sisters

Alma thinks she's so great at beatboxing that she doesn't need to practice. Alma takes being Junior's "super sister" too far.

KETWORLD

POV

He's My Brother

Explore how Christine works to assure a dignified life for brother Peter, born with multiple disabilities, while she faces uncertainties about becoming his primary caregiver.

Top

1:17 am ET 12:17 am CT

KET2

Shakespeare & Hathaway-Private Investigators

And Rarest Parts

Frank and Luella are hired by lottery winner Leroy King convinced his son, Arty, who died five years earlier in a trainspotting accident, is haunting him.

Top

1:30 am ET 12:30 am CT

KETKIDS

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am James Naismith/I Am Temple Grandin

Inventor James Naismith inspires Xavier, Yadina and Brad to invent their own game. Temple Grandin helps Yadina make friends with a new boy from her class, Ben.

Top

2:00 am ET 1:00 am CT

KET

America Outdoors with Baratunde Thurston

Tidewater: Homecoming

Baratunde treks along the coast of North Carolina and discovers surprising ways in which history has shaped these environments. He explores a daunting swamp, soars above the dunes on a Wright Brothers glider and tracks wild horses on the beach.

KETKY

bookclub@ket

Icy Sparks

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Gwyn Hyman Rubio's novel "Icy Sparks," the story of a young girl with Tourette syndrome growing up in Appalachia. A 2000 KET production.

KETKIDS

Molly of Denali

The Night Manager/Not So Permafrost

Molly and Trini have trouble checking in the Sassy Ladies of Saskatoon when they arrive at the Trading Post a day early. Molly is determined to save the old clubhouse from sinking completely into the ground.

KETWORLD

Frontline

Ukraine: Life Under Russia's Attack

Displaced families and first responders provide a look inside the Russian assault on Kharkiv, Ukraine's second largest city.

Top

2:03 am ET 1:03 am CT

KET2

McLeod's Daughters

Pride and Joy

A feral bull is wreaking havoc on Drover's Run and Harry Ryan uses the opportunity to stake his claim. Tess trades in her cappuccino machine for a dairy cow.

Top

2:30 am ET 1:30 am CT

KETKY

Kentucky Collectibles

Chinese Ivory Card Case; 1960 Barbie; Jane Beshear

Expert appraisers examine a 19th Century Chinese Ivory Card Case and a 1960 Barbie including its collection of clothes and accessories. Plus, host Amy Hess talks with Kentucky's First Lady, Jane Beshear, about the collectibles found in the Governor's Mansion.

KETKIDS

Hero Elementary

Toadal Confusion / Hero Hideaway

When toads take over a new skate park, Sparks' Crew has to help them get to their natural habitat. AJ tries to make a hero clubhouse out of cardboard boxes, but it keeps falling.

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3:00 am ET 2:00 am CT

KET

Frontline

Ukraine: Life Under Russia's Attack

Displaced families and first responders provide a look inside the Russian assault on Kharkiv, Ukraine's second largest city.

KET2

The Story of China with Michael Wood

Golden Age/The Ming

The stunning achievements of two of China's most brilliant dynasties: the Song, creators of a Chinese Renaissance, and the Ming, builders of the Great Wall and the Forbidden City, are explored.

KETKY

Kentucky Afield

Surprise Fishing Trip; Deer Season; Goose Roundup; Night Fishing

Chad surprises a young angler who loves the show with a spotted and white bass fishing trip on Nolin Lake; deer season and CWD regulations; herding and banding Canadian geese; beat the heat with some night fishing.

KETKIDS

Wild Kratts

Tardigrade Xtreme

Jimmy discovers a tardigrade, a microscopic creature that seems to be able to survive in the most extreme conditions.

KETWORLD

PBS NewsHour

Episode 24

Top

3:30 am ET 2:30 am CT

KETKY

Kentucky Life

Wildcat Service Dogs; Corvette Production; Steamboat Travel

At the University of Kentucky, the puppies of Wildcat Service Dogs accompany their student trainers almost everywhere, learning to become assistance dogs for individuals facing mobility challenges; in Bowling Green, a look at the Corvette production assembly line; and Doug experiences a mode of travel from America's earlier days, aboard a steamboat on the Ohio River. Hosted at the Life Adventure Center in Versailles.

KETKIDS

Wild Kratts

Kickin' It with the Roos

When Chris and Martin meet up with a mob of Red kangaroos, they get their car keys stolen by a joey.

Top

4:00 am ET 3:00 am CT

KET

Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World

The Rocket

Learn the explosive history of the rocket, from its origin in ancient China to its use as a weapon of war, and how adding hydrogen allowed it to carry astronauts to the moon.

KETKY

Tim Farmer's Country Kitchen

Traditional English Recipes; Music from Sarah Beth Terry

We've got Traditional English Recipes from our friends across the pond! Chicken and Apple Casserole and Ham and Leeks with Cheese. Then try a spongy Date and Pecan Cake for dessert topped with melted butter, sugar and pecans. Listen to the soothing sounds of Sarah Beth Terry as she strums along to her original, "Everybody Waves."

KETKIDS

Odd Squad

Not So Splash/By the Book

Olive and Otto must figure out why parts of the town are turning snowy and cold during summer. Olive and Otto interrogate two suspects to figure out which one is innocent and which one is guilty.

KETWORLD

Amanpour and Company

Top

4:30 am ET 3:30 am CT

KETKY

Lanham Brothers Jamboree

The Fletcher Family; Mackenzie Bell; Daniel White; Barry Lanham and The Footstompin' Express Cloggers

The show features The Fletcher Family, Mackenzie Bell, Daniel White and Barry Lanham and The Footstompin Express Cloggers.

KETKIDS

Odd Squad

O vs. The Ballcano/Assistants' Creed

When the ball pit starts to overflow, Odd Squad must stop headquarters from being destroyed. Two of Ms. O's assistants accidentally find themselves on a mission.

Top

5:00 am ET 4:00 am CT

KET

Leisurama

All State Properties built fully-furnished vacation homes in Montauk, New York in 1963, designed by architect Andrew Geller and sold through Macy's department store.

KET2

Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World

The Rocket

Learn the explosive history of the rocket, from its origin in ancient China to its use as a weapon of war, and how adding hydrogen allowed it to carry astronauts to the moon.

KETKY

Unbridled Vines: Kentucky's Finest

Kentucky's growing winemaking industry is explored. The film features exclusive interviews with winemakers detailing their agritourism contributions and highlighting their triumphs and challenges in producing quality spirits.

KETKIDS

Arthur

The Blackout/Mei Lin Takes a Stand

It's the hottest day in Elwood City, when a total blackout leaves its residents without any electricity. Binky's baby sister Mei-Lin isn't keen on learning to walk and would rather stick to crawling.

KETWORLD

Fake: Searching for Truth in the Age of Misinformation

Learn how to discern fact from fiction in news reports and identify fake news and partisan content.

Top

5:30 am ET 4:30 am CT

KETKIDS

Arthur

Arthur's Dummy Disaster/Francine and the Feline

Painfully shy George suddenly becomes popular when he brings a ventriloquist's dummy to school. But can George learn to talk to the kids without his wooden friend? Francine falls for a cute little kitten and wonders what Arthur will think.

Top

5:30 am ET 4:30 am CT

KETKY

Connections

Kentucky Poet Laureate Frank X Walker

Frank X Walker, named Kentucky's 2013-14 poet laureate, talks about his latest collection, "Turn Me Loose: The Unghosting of Medgar Evers", and other works and projects.

Top
morning

6:00 am ET 5:00 am CT

KET

Wai Lana Yoga

Soothing Twist

Give yourself a soothing back massage by moving your head and legs in opposite directions.

KET2

Amanpour and Company

KETKY

Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the Collection

Sourwood Mountain Dulcimers/John Jacob Niles

I.D. Stamper, a master dulcimer builder and player from Letcher County, Ky., and John McCutcheon, a young musician, play together, swap tunes, discuss musical traditions, and demonstrate the difference between hammered and mountain-style dulcimer. And, a portrait of John Jacob Niles, the adding machine repairman who came to eastern Kentucky in 1909 and became a much-noted "arranger, expander, collector, recorder, and performer" of traditional Appalachian ballads. The film shows Niles in concert, at home, at work arranging his music, and explaining the historical place of balladry in American music.

KETKIDS

The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That!

Blue Feet are Neat/A Little Reef Magic

Nick and Sally are trying out their new blue rubber boots but they keep getting stuck in the mud! The Cat takes Nick and Sally to the coral reef of Scoobamareen.

KETWORLD

BBC World News

Top

6:30 am ET 5:30 am CT

KET

Classical Stretch: By Essentrics

Long Adductor

This workout tones and liberates your inner thigh muscles leaving your legs longer and leaner.

KETKIDS

Ready Jet Go!

Solar System Bake-Off/Kid-Kart Derby

Mindy and Carrot enter a cooking competition and make desserts representing the planets of the Solar System. Jet builds an electric engine from scratch for the annual soapbox derby competition.

KETWORLD

Story in the Public Square

Dr. Elena Conis

Journalism professor and historian Dr. Elena Conis offers a more complex view of the role of science in public life.

Top
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7:00 am ET 6:00 am CT

KET

Molly of Denali

Fili-Bascan Chefs/Ladybug Sleepover

Molly and Vera want to make lumpia, a tradition from the Philippines, for Vera's mom. A bunch of ladybugs gets loose in the Trading Post during a spooky sleepover.

KET2

NHK Newsline

KETKY

Bywords

David Jones

An interview with David Jones, chief executive officer of Humana. A 1980 KET production.

KETKIDS

Peg + Cat

The Play Date Problem/The Blabberwocky Problem

Peg and Cat use the power of music and patterns to help Beethoven and the Three Bears play together. Peg and Cat are back as the Knights of the Round Table to reclaim missing shapes.

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7:00 am ET 6:00 am CT

KETWORLD

Newsroom Tokyo

Top

7:30 am ET 6:30 am CT

KET

Wild Kratts

Liturgusa Krattorum

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

KET2

Sit and Be Fit

Eye-Head Coordination

Mary Ann introduces exercises to improve eye-head coordination and leads exercises to improve pelvic mobility.

KETKY

Hemp State

The film examines the past, present, and future of Kentucky's hemp industry through the eyes of the farmers, processors, consumers, and advocates that helped push for its legalization in the 2018 Farm Bill.

KETKIDS

Super Why!

Molly's Dance Show

The curtain rises on Princess Pea's dance recital but she's too scared to come out of the wings! Super Why and his friends head into the story Molly's Dance Show to meet a ballerina doll with similar stage fright. When Molly's dreams of performing come true, thanks to a fairy princess and some magic slippers, Princess Presto wonders what it will take for her to have confidence, too.

Top

7:40 am ET 6:40 am CT

KETWORLD

Direct Talk

News, current affairs and documentaries are utilized to explore the complex worlds of Japan and Asia.

Top

8:00 am ET 7:00 am CT

KET

Hero Elementary

Where's Fur Blur? / The Blob

The Sparks' Crew uses their five senses to track Fur Blur throughout the school. The crew investigates a giant, mysterious blob is that is invading the school and causing chaos.

KET2

Classical Stretch: By Essentrics

Boost Your Energy

This all barre workout will deeply stretch your entire body leaving you feeling reenergized.

KETKIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

The Dragon Dance/Teacher Harriet's Birthday

The children work together to help Teacher Harriet with a big art project: creating a dancing dragon! The children help Mom Tiger decorate their classroom for Teacher Harriet's birthday.

KETWORLD

Earth Emergency

The film examines how human activity is setting off dangerous warming loops that are pushing the climate to a point of no return - and what we need to do to stop them.

Top

8:30 am ET 7:30 am CT

KET

Alma's Way

Singing on the 6 Train; Safina's Doggy Problem

When Tia Gloria can't make it to Alma's spring concert, Alma brings the concert to her. Alma helps Safina with the puppies at the animal clinic.

KET2

Workplace Essential Skills

Resumes, Tests, and Choices

Writing effective resumes and preparing for employment tests.

KETKY

"I remember the old home very well": The Lincolns in Kentucky

The documentary chronicles the years Abraham Lincoln's family spent in Kentucky. The story follows Captain Abraham Lincoln (President Lincoln's grandfather) and his family's settlement in Kentucky in 1781, Captain Lincoln's tragic death in 1786, and the thirty-four years his son, Thomas, spent in the Commonwealth.

KETKIDS

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Daniel Fixes Trolley/Problem Solver Daniel

Daniel accidentally breaks a wheel off Trolley while playing. Daniel and Miss Elaina work out a solution to fix a broken toy.

Top

9:00 am ET 8:00 am CT

KET

Curious George

George's Super Subway Adventure/Well Done, George

George figures out how to take the subway all the way to the zoo. George finds a broken water pump.

KET2

Quilting Arts

Colorful Details

Rachel Clark demonstrates using facing to finish seams on wearable quilted garments. Vivien Zepf uses drop cloth paper towels to create a material that has unexpected color combinations. Susan Brubaker Knapp has quick a lesson on masking with a transparent material.

KETKIDS

Sesame Street

The Itsy Bitsy Spider Search

Elmo, Telly, and Rosita try to find the Itsy Bitsy Spider so they can sing to her while she crawls up the water spout.

KETWORLD

POV

He's My Brother

Explore how Christine works to assure a dignified life for brother Peter, born with multiple disabilities, while she faces uncertainties about becoming his primary caregiver.

Top

9:30 am ET 8:30 am CT

KET

Sesame Street

A Windy Mystery

Before they can play ball, Elmo and Telly must launch an investigation to figure out where their missing basketball went.

KET2

Creative Living

Learn new techniques for decorating cupcakes and small treats; making party invitations, envelopes, cupcake liners, favor tubes and more; the nutritional benefits of figs.

KETKY

Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural America

American Originals—Minnie Black's Gourd Band

"Minnie Black's Gourd Band," a 90-year-old woman made art from the gourds she grew and performed in a senior citizens' band. "Catfish: Man of the Woods," a fifth generation herb doctor, living near Glenwood, WV.

KETKIDS

Elinor Wonders Why

Olive's Library; Nature Walk

Olive receives so many books for her birthday that her shelf becomes crammed and she has no room! It's Nature Day at school and Elinor, Olive and Ari have to make a Nature Walk at recess.

Top

10:00 am ET 9:00 am CT

KET

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.

KET2

The Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg

Hidden Gems of Tulsa

Peter reveals the hidden gems of Tulsa and the world's most unusual laws are highlighted. Plus, the rising popularity of expedition cruise ships.

KETKIDS

Clifford the Big Red Dog

The Big Red Tomato/Dogbot

The tiny seed that Emily Elizabeth planted has grown into a HUGE tomato! Emily Elizabeth and Clifford pretend to be robots on robo-missions but get carried away.

KETWORLD

Frontline

Ukraine: Life Under Russia's Attack

Displaced families and first responders provide a look inside the Russian assault on Kharkiv, Ukraine's second largest city.

Top

10:30 am ET 9:30 am CT

KET

Donkey Hodie

Flying Flapjacks; Pickle Penguin Problem

Donkey wants to make Grampy a surprise birthday breakfast but none of her flapjacks will fly. Panda's toy pickle gets stuck between two rocks.

KET2

Weekends with Yankee

New England Style

Cafe Sauvage in Boston; the old Steamboat Dock at the Connecticut River Museum and the Griswold Inn in Essex, Connecticut; Frank Lloyd Wright homes in Manchester, New Hampshire are featured.

KETKY

bookclub@ket

Icy Sparks

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Gwyn Hyman Rubio's novel "Icy Sparks," the story of a young girl with Tourette syndrome growing up in Appalachia. A 2000 KET production.

KETKIDS

Dinosaur Train

Shiny and Snakes/Tiny Loves Flowers

Shiny gets over her fear of snakes when she meets Sanajeh, a huge Cretaceous snake from India. Mom takes Tiny to the Big Pond to see the buttercups in bloom.

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11:00 am ET 10:00 am CT

KET

Rick Steves' Europe

Scotland's Islands

Rick begins on the tranquil Isle of Iona, where Christianity first reached the shores of Scotland, and nearby Staffa, with a lovable puffin colony. Then he visits another of the Inner Hebrides, road-tripping across the Isle of Skye.

KET2

Epic Trails

Backpacking Quebec, Part 3

Eric Hanson battles the elements while backpacking during an early season snowstorm in Charlevoix and then gets his adrenaline pumping with a whitewater run down the mighty Ottawa River.

KETKY

Kentucky Collectibles

Chinese Ivory Card Case; 1960 Barbie; Jane Beshear

Expert appraisers examine a 19th Century Chinese Ivory Card Case and a 1960 Barbie including its collection of clothes and accessories. Plus, host Amy Hess talks with Kentucky's First Lady, Jane Beshear, about the collectibles found in the Governor's Mansion.

KETKIDS

Let's Go Luna!

A Prickly Pair/Turkish Delight

Carmen must reunite the feuding Prickly Brothers in Istanbul. Leo finds that making Turkish Delight candy is harder than he thought.

KETWORLD

Fake: Searching for Truth in the Age of Misinformation

Learn how to discern fact from fiction in news reports and identify fake news and partisan content.

Top

11:30 am ET 10:30 am CT

KET

This Old House

Essex 2012/13, Design for Everyone

Reclaimed marble tile in the foyer and hand-painted border tile in the kitchen are installed. Kevin learns about universal design touring the Seattle home of architect Emory Baldwin.

KET2

Urban Conversion

Whose Water Is It, Anyways?

Rodman and Gina follow the Colorado watershed to determine where water comes from.

KETKY

Kentucky Afield

Surprise Fishing Trip; Deer Season; Goose Roundup; Night Fishing

Chad surprises a young angler who loves the show with a spotted and white bass fishing trip on Nolin Lake; deer season and CWD regulations; herding and banding Canadian geese; beat the heat with some night fishing.

KETKIDS

Curious George

Curious George's Home for Pigeons/Out of Order

George creates a tree on the balcony and gathers packages for a lady who turns out to be a mail carrier.

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afternoon

12:00 pm ET 11:00 am CT

KET

Expedition with Steve Backshall

Socorro: Expedition Shark Island

Steve joins forces with shark scientist Mauricio Hoyos to discover where shark mothers give birth and help protect a new generation of these ocean giants in the Eastern Pacific.

KET2

Tim Farmer's Country Kitchen

Traditional English Recipes; Music from Sarah Beth Terry

We've got Traditional English Recipes from our friends across the pond! Chicken and Apple Casserole and Ham and Leeks with Cheese. Then try a spongy Date and Pecan Cake for dessert topped with melted butter, sugar and pecans. Listen to the soothing sounds of Sarah Beth Terry as she strums along to her original, "Everybody Waves."

KETKY

Kentucky Life

Wildcat Service Dogs; Corvette Production; Steamboat Travel

At the University of Kentucky, the puppies of Wildcat Service Dogs accompany their student trainers almost everywhere, learning to become assistance dogs for individuals facing mobility challenges; in Bowling Green, a look at the Corvette production assembly line; and Doug experiences a mode of travel from America's earlier days, aboard a steamboat on the Ohio River. Hosted at the Life Adventure Center in Versailles.

KETKIDS

Nature Cat

Are You My Egg?/SOS (Save Our Salad)

A lost baby lizard needs help finding her nest. Nature Cat enlists the help of his friends to get rid of the beetles in his garden.

KETWORLD

Amanpour and Company

Top

12:30 pm ET 11:30 am CT

KET2

Les Stroud's Wild Harvest

Juniper

Focusing on one ingredient at two stages of growth; chef Paul Rogalski reminisces about his past while cooking dinner; Les makes a cocktail.

KETKY

Tim Farmer's Country Kitchen

Traditional English Recipes; Music from Sarah Beth Terry

We've got Traditional English Recipes from our friends across the pond! Chicken and Apple Casserole and Ham and Leeks with Cheese. Then try a spongy Date and Pecan Cake for dessert topped with melted butter, sugar and pecans. Listen to the soothing sounds of Sarah Beth Terry as she strums along to her original, "Everybody Waves."

KETKIDS

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am Mary Anning /I Am Charlie Chaplin

Mary Anning inspires Xavier and Yadina to continue working on a tricky art project. Charlie Chaplin helps Yadina cheer up Dr. Zoom.

Top

1:00 pm ET 12:00 pm CT

KET

Nova

NOVA Universe Revealed: Black Holes

A new generation of high-powered telescopes brings black holes to light. Animation reveals what happens when objects stray too close to a black hole's point of no return.

KET2

A Chef's Life

Obviously, It's Pecans

Vivian is feeling the stress of running the restaurant after preparing for her Thanksgiving feast.

KETKY

Lanham Brothers Jamboree

The Fletcher Family; Mackenzie Bell; Daniel White; Barry Lanham and The Footstompin' Express Cloggers

The show features The Fletcher Family, Mackenzie Bell, Daniel White and Barry Lanham and The Footstompin Express Cloggers.

KETKIDS

Molly of Denali

Fiddle of Nowhere/A Splash of Mink

Oscar is finally old enough to play in Qyah's annual fiddle festival, but he breaks an E string the morning of the event. Molly and Trini can't wait to get their jig on at the Qyah Tribal Hall, but on the way, they run into an adorable, tiny mink that leaves them covered in a big, stinky smell.

KETWORLD

Story in the Public Square

Dr. Elena Conis

Journalism professor and historian Dr. Elena Conis offers a more complex view of the role of science in public life.

Top

1:30 pm ET 12:30 pm CT

KET2

Pati's Mexican Table

Valladolid - A Day to Explore

Pati tries the local specialties lomitos de Valladolid and longaniza de Valladolid in Valladolid.

KETKY

Unbridled Vines: Kentucky's Finest

Kentucky's growing winemaking industry is explored. The film features exclusive interviews with winemakers detailing their agritourism contributions and highlighting their triumphs and challenges in producing quality spirits.

KETKIDS

Hero Elementary

Monumental Problem / Super Lift

Our heroes must figure out how to repair Hero Hill when a nose breaks off a face on the monument. Sparks' Crew tries to help change a broken wheel on a hot dog cart.

KETWORLD

Second Opinion

Cardiac Comeback

Physical and mental rehabilitation for people who have suffered cardiac events are essential to a long and healthy life for every cardiac patient.

Top

2:00 pm ET 1:00 pm CT

KET

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am Maya Angelou/I Am Frederick Douglass

An argument between Xavier and Yadina ends badly, but Maya Angelou helps the siblings find a way to forgive each other. Frederick Douglass helps Xavier when he becomes frustrated with his schoolwork.

KET2

Getting Dot Older

Getting Dot Older

A drummer talks about the challenge of having it all; an archer reflects on her first marriage; a tennis player struggles with health issues.

KETKIDS

Cyberchase

Blowin' in the Wind

Hacker goes on tour as a singer and the team looks for his book that can cure Motherboard's virus.

KETWORLD

Spy in the Wild: A Nature Miniseries

The Islands

Explore the islands of the South Pacific with creatures like the spy koala, who captures breeding behavior in Australia, or the spy crab, who joins an army of red crabs on their march to the sea to deposit their eggs.

Top

2:00 pm ET 1:00 pm CT

KETKY

Connections

Kentucky Poet Laureate Frank X Walker

Frank X Walker, named Kentucky's 2013-14 poet laureate, talks about his latest collection, "Turn Me Loose: The Unghosting of Medgar Evers", and other works and projects.

Top

2:30 pm ET 1:30 pm CT

KET

Let's Go Luna!

Volcano Boy; A Sea Monster Tale

Leo gets frustrated when his plans for the day are ignored. Andy goes to the Sea Monster Museum, where he seemingly has a close encounter with a real sea monster.

KET2

The Travel Detective with Peter Greenberg

Hidden Gems of Tulsa

Peter reveals the hidden gems of Tulsa and the world's most unusual laws are highlighted. Plus, the rising popularity of expedition cruise ships.

KETKY

Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the Collection

Sourwood Mountain Dulcimers/John Jacob Niles

I.D. Stamper, a master dulcimer builder and player from Letcher County, Ky., and John McCutcheon, a young musician, play together, swap tunes, discuss musical traditions, and demonstrate the difference between hammered and mountain-style dulcimer. And, a portrait of John Jacob Niles, the adding machine repairman who came to eastern Kentucky in 1909 and became a much-noted "arranger, expander, collector, recorder, and performer" of traditional Appalachian ballads. The film shows Niles in concert, at home, at work arranging his music, and explaining the historical place of balladry in American music.

KETKIDS

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Pinkapolka Dotty/Lila Gets Glasse

Pinkalicious decides to create her own polka dot art, but she gets a little too carried away! Pinkalicious comes up with a creative solution to help Lila see in style.

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3:00 pm ET 2:00 pm CT

KET

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Invasion of the Flutterbugs/Ballet of the Bells

The Pinkertons are shocked to find their house is suddenly swarming with Flutterbugs! Pinkalicious and Peter find a box of handbells and their playing attracts the fairy, Bellerina!

KET2

Weekends with Yankee

New England Style

Cafe Sauvage in Boston; the old Steamboat Dock at the Connecticut River Museum and the Griswold Inn in Essex, Connecticut; Frank Lloyd Wright homes in Manchester, New Hampshire are featured.

KETKIDS

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Dream Salon/The Duck Stops Here

Pinkalicious gets her hair styled at the Dream Salon, which turns out not to be so dreamy after all. Peter is excited when a pink duckling mistakes him as its Ducky Daddy!

KETWORLD

Spy in the Wild: A Nature Miniseries

The Poles

From penguin chicks to elephant seals, and wolf cubs to polar bears, the spy creatures meet and observe the hardiest and most charismatic animals in the Arctic and Antarctic circles.

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3:30 pm ET 2:30 pm CT

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Dinosaur Train

The Beelzebufo Cometh/Dennis Comes to Visit

The kids happen upon the legendary giant bullfrog, Benny Beelzebufo, and take him on an unexpected adventure. Dennis Deinocheirus, a brilliant and autistic theropod, visits Buddy and the kids at Pteranodon Terrace.

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Epic Trails

Backpacking Quebec, Part 3

Eric Hanson battles the elements while backpacking during an early season snowstorm in Charlevoix and then gets his adrenaline pumping with a whitewater run down the mighty Ottawa River.

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Kentucky Life

Lake Malone/Our Town - Winchester/Douglas Naselroad/Artists Collaborative Theatre

Dave explores the hardwood forests and sandstone bluffs of Muhlenberg County's Lake Malone with outdoor enthusiast Cory Ramsey; Winchester is Our Town; Amy Hess introduces us to Kentucky luthier Douglas Naselroad, a Master Artist in Residence at the Appalachian Artisan Center in Hindman; and Artists Collaborative Theatre has been promoting the performing arts in Pike County for over 10 years.

KETKIDS

Elinor Wonders Why

Olive's Library; Nature Walk

Olive receives so many books for her birthday that her shelf becomes crammed and she has no room! It's Nature Day at school and Elinor, Olive and Ari have to make a Nature Walk at recess.

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4:00 pm ET 3:00 pm CT

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Clifford the Big Red Dog

Whale of a Time/Clifford's Museum

Emily Elizabeth and Clifford learn the legend of Babette when they go whale watching. Emily Elizabeth and Clifford open Clifford's Museum of Lost Things - a museum of all the things Clifford has found.

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Woodsmith Shop

Shop Stool & Step Stool

Two stool projects offer a comfortable place to sit, and the other gives you a leg up.

KETKY

Hemp State

The film examines the past, present, and future of Kentucky's hemp industry through the eyes of the farmers, processors, consumers, and advocates that helped push for its legalization in the 2018 Farm Bill.

KETKIDS

Donkey Hodie

The Yodel Birds Are Coming; A Lot of Hot

The pals want to hear the Yodel Birds sing, but they must build them a rest nest first. Donkey and Duck Duck want to cool everyone off with lemonade.

KETWORLD

India - Nature's Wonderland

Meet a man who spent 30 years planting his own rainforest. On the way, encounter demoiselle cranes, tahr goats, one-horned rhinos, the tiny pika and lion-tailed macaques. Witness the mass hatching of olive ridley turtles.

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4:30 pm ET 3:30 pm CT

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Nature Cat

Daisy's Wildflower Round-Up/A Party for Squeeks!

Daisy, Nature Cat, Squeeks, and Hal search for wildflowers. Nature Cat wants to throw Squeeks an End-of-the-Winter party to cheer her up.

KET2

Kentucky Afield

Surprise Fishing Trip; Deer Season; Goose Roundup; Night Fishing

Chad surprises a young angler who loves the show with a spotted and white bass fishing trip on Nolin Lake; deer season and CWD regulations; herding and banding Canadian geese; beat the heat with some night fishing.

KETKIDS

Curious George

Curious George's Home for Pigeons/Out of Order

George creates a tree on the balcony and gathers packages for a lady who turns out to be a mail carrier.

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5:00 pm ET 4:00 pm CT

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Odd Squad

O Is for Opposite/Agent Oksana's Kitchen Nightmares

A new room opens up in headquarters. The tubes go down for maintenance just when it's necessary to transport a villain to headquarters.

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Tim Farmer's Country Kitchen

Traditional English Recipes; Music from Sarah Beth Terry

We've got Traditional English Recipes from our friends across the pond! Chicken and Apple Casserole and Ham and Leeks with Cheese. Then try a spongy Date and Pecan Cake for dessert topped with melted butter, sugar and pecans. Listen to the soothing sounds of Sarah Beth Terry as she strums along to her original, "Everybody Waves."

KETKY

"I remember the old home very well": The Lincolns in Kentucky

The documentary chronicles the years Abraham Lincoln's family spent in Kentucky. The story follows Captain Abraham Lincoln (President Lincoln's grandfather) and his family's settlement in Kentucky in 1781, Captain Lincoln's tragic death in 1786, and the thirty-four years his son, Thomas, spent in the Commonwealth.

KETKIDS

Alma's Way

Junior's Story; Anniversary Surprise

Alma and Andre help Junior write a book about a Puerto Rican boy, dinosaurs and the Bronx. Alma and Eddie surprise Nestor and Gloria for their anniversary.

KETWORLD

DW News

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5:30 pm ET 4:30 pm CT

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Arthur

Double Tibble Trouble/Arthur's Almost Live Not Real Music Festival

One of the Tibble twins is sick, but the gang soon discovers that just one Tibble is not that much easier to handle than two. Arthur and his friends make their own music videos.

KET2

Les Stroud's Wild Harvest

Juniper

Focusing on one ingredient at two stages of growth; chef Paul Rogalski reminisces about his past while cooking dinner; Les makes a cocktail.

KETKIDS

Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum

I Am Mary Anning /I Am Charlie Chaplin

Mary Anning inspires Xavier and Yadina to continue working on a tricky art project. Charlie Chaplin helps Yadina cheer up Dr. Zoom.

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5:30 pm ET 4:30 pm CT

KETWORLD

BBC World News America

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6:00 pm ET 5:00 pm CT

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BBC World News America

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A Chef's Life

Obviously, It's Pecans

Vivian is feeling the stress of running the restaurant after preparing for her Thanksgiving feast.

KETKY

Headwaters: Real Stories from Rural America

American Originals—Minnie Black's Gourd Band

"Minnie Black's Gourd Band," a 90-year-old woman made art from the gourds she grew and performed in a senior citizens' band. "Catfish: Man of the Woods," a fifth generation herb doctor, living near Glenwood, WV.

KETKIDS

Molly of Denali

Fiddle of Nowhere/A Splash of Mink

Oscar is finally old enough to play in Qyah's annual fiddle festival, but he breaks an E string the morning of the event. Molly and Trini can't wait to get their jig on at the Qyah Tribal Hall, but on the way, they run into an adorable, tiny mink that leaves them covered in a big, stinky smell.

KETWORLD

France 24

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6:30 pm ET 5:30 pm CT

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Kentucky Edition

August 4, 2022

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Pati's Mexican Table

Valladolid - A Day to Explore

Pati tries the local specialties lomitos de Valladolid and longaniza de Valladolid in Valladolid.

KETKIDS

Hero Elementary

Monumental Problem / Super Lift

Our heroes must figure out how to repair Hero Hill when a nose breaks off a face on the monument. Sparks' Crew tries to help change a broken wheel on a hot dog cart.

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6:30 pm ET 5:30 pm CT

KETWORLD

NHK Newsline

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7:00 pm ET 6:00 pm CT

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PBS NewsHour

Episode 25

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Home Diagnosis

Keeping the Cold at Bay: Heating Methods at Home

Home heating methods include forced air ducted and ductless systems, boilers and radiant heat. The basics of thermodynamics; installing a high-performance HVAC system.

KETKY

bookclub@ket

Icy Sparks

Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Gwyn Hyman Rubio's novel "Icy Sparks," the story of a young girl with Tourette syndrome growing up in Appalachia. A 2000 KET production.

KETKIDS

Wild Kratts

Mystery of the Weird Looking Walrus

Zach Varmitech has kidnapped walruses to mine precious pearls for Donita Donata's fashion line.

KETWORLD

Kingdoms of the Sky: Andes

Andes: Kingdoms of the Sky

Experience the astonishing natural life found in the world's longest mountain range.

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7:30 pm ET 6:30 pm CT

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The Red Green Show

The Missile Crisis

The men decide to detonate a missile they found in an abandoned well. Red builds his own outdoor escalator, helps Walter change the oil in his car, prevents his van from tipping by attaching airplane landing gear to the sides, and demonstrates how to use a smoke detector as an alarm clock.

KETKY

Kentucky Collectibles

Chinese Ivory Card Case; 1960 Barbie; Jane Beshear

Expert appraisers examine a 19th Century Chinese Ivory Card Case and a 1960 Barbie including its collection of clothes and accessories. Plus, host Amy Hess talks with Kentucky's First Lady, Jane Beshear, about the collectibles found in the Governor's Mansion.

KETKIDS

Wild Kratts

Fireflies

Donita Donata has been capturing all the fireflies to use in the making of a sparkly dress.

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8:00 pm ET 7:00 pm CT

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Antiques Roadshow

Hotel del Coronado - Hour 1

Hotel del Coronado finds include a 1962 Baldessari oil "Sign for Rothko & Albers," a Fortuny Delphos gown, and a "Kitchen Debate" table with a signed Nixon photo.

KET2

This Old House

Saratoga Springs | A Legacy Restored

It's a wrap on the multigenerational 1864 Dutch Colonial, reconstructed into a two-family home with an open floor plan. The crew gets a tour of the finished project.

KETKY

Kentucky Afield

Surprise Fishing Trip; Deer Season; Goose Roundup; Night Fishing

Chad surprises a young angler who loves the show with a spotted and white bass fishing trip on Nolin Lake; deer season and CWD regulations; herding and banding Canadian geese; beat the heat with some night fishing.

KETKIDS

Odd Squad

Deposit Slip Up/Villains Always Win

Odd Squad builds an exact replica of the villain's vault to intercept a jetpack. Olympia tries to win back a stolen gadget on a villain game show.

KETWORLD

America ReFramed

Where the Pavement Ends

Visit the Missouri towns of Kinloch and Ferguson, examining the shared histories and deep racial divides that affect both.

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8:30 pm ET 7:30 pm CT

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Ask This Old House

Pizza Oven Repair, What Is It?

Nathan explains the anatomy of track saws; Mark repoints an outdoor pizza oven; The Ask This Old House team comes together for a 20th Anniversary "What Is It?"

KETKY

Kentucky Life

Wildcat Service Dogs; Corvette Production; Steamboat Travel

At the University of Kentucky, the puppies of Wildcat Service Dogs accompany their student trainers almost everywhere, learning to become assistance dogs for individuals facing mobility challenges; in Bowling Green, a look at the Corvette production assembly line; and Doug experiences a mode of travel from America's earlier days, aboard a steamboat on the Ohio River. Hosted at the Life Adventure Center in Versailles.

KETKIDS

Odd Squad

Other Olympia/Total Zeros

Agent Olympia is not happy when an agent with the same name shows up at headquarters. Ms. O tells Olympia and Otis a story about a famous villain duo.

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9:00 pm ET 8:00 pm CT

KET

Doc Martin

Movement

In a life-changing decision, Bert Large abandons his plumbing business to open his own restaurant. The opening of Large's restaurant is far from a success, when Doc Martin, who has a phobia about blood, finds a spot of blood on his plate. To make matters worse for Bert, the following day, the doctor's office is inundated with patients with symptoms of food poisoning, and all claiming to have eaten at his restaurant.

KET2

Secrets of the Dead

The First Circle of Stonehenge

A decade-long archaeological quest reveals that the oldest stones of Stonehenge originally belonged to a much earlier sacred site in Wales.

KETKY

Tim Farmer's Country Kitchen

Traditional English Recipes; Music from Sarah Beth Terry

We've got Traditional English Recipes from our friends across the pond! Chicken and Apple Casserole and Ham and Leeks with Cheese. Then try a spongy Date and Pecan Cake for dessert topped with melted butter, sugar and pecans. Listen to the soothing sounds of Sarah Beth Terry as she strums along to her original, "Everybody Waves."

KETKIDS

Arthur

For the Birds/Ungifted

Brain dreams of being the first to spot a rare bird called the green-tailed grebe. Buster goes on a favor-repaying frenzy to get out of "favor debt" to Arthur.

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9:30 pm ET 8:30 pm CT

KETKY

Lanham Brothers Jamboree

The Fletcher Family; Mackenzie Bell; Daniel White; Barry Lanham and The Footstompin' Express Cloggers

The show features The Fletcher Family, Mackenzie Bell, Daniel White and Barry Lanham and The Footstompin Express Cloggers.

KETKIDS

Arthur

What Scared Sue Ellen?/Clarissa Is Cracked

Sue Ellen, who's not afraid of much, hears a really scary howling noise in the woods and tries to get the gang to help her investigate. Grandma Thora lends D.W. an antique porcelain doll for a week.

KETWORLD

Why This Moment

People in Richmond, Virginia protest over repeated acts of police brutality against people of color.

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10:00 pm ET 9:00 pm CT

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Father Brown

The Children of Kalon

When a troubled soul from the past returns, Father Brown must investigate the new chapter of the Church of Apollo.

KET2

Great Yellowstone Thaw

Episode 1

A Yellowstone winter is a brutal one, and animals have to find strategies to survive. Some leave, some hide, and some tough it out.

KETKY

Kentucky Edition

August 4, 2022

KETKIDS

Cyberchase

Blowin' in the Wind

Hacker goes on tour as a singer and the team looks for his book that can cure Motherboard's virus.

KETWORLD

PBS NewsHour

Episode 25

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10:30 pm ET 9:30 pm CT

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Connections

Kentucky Poet Laureate Frank X Walker

Frank X Walker, named Kentucky's 2013-14 poet laureate, talks about his latest collection, "Turn Me Loose: The Unghosting of Medgar Evers", and other works and projects.

KETKIDS

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Pinkapolka Dotty/Lila Gets Glasse

Pinkalicious decides to create her own polka dot art, but she gets a little too carried away! Pinkalicious comes up with a creative solution to help Lila see in style.

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11:00 pm ET 10:00 pm CT

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BBC World News

KET2

Kentucky Edition

August 4, 2022

KETKY

Appalshop @ 40: Classics from the Collection

Sourwood Mountain Dulcimers/John Jacob Niles

I.D. Stamper, a master dulcimer builder and player from Letcher County, Ky., and John McCutcheon, a young musician, play together, swap tunes, discuss musical traditions, and demonstrate the difference between hammered and mountain-style dulcimer. And, a portrait of John Jacob Niles, the adding machine repairman who came to eastern Kentucky in 1909 and became a much-noted "arranger, expander, collector, recorder, and performer" of traditional Appalachian ballads. The film shows Niles in concert, at home, at work arranging his music, and explaining the historical place of balladry in American music.

KETKIDS

Pinkalicious & Peterrific

Dream Salon/The Duck Stops Here

Pinkalicious gets her hair styled at the Dream Salon, which turns out not to be so dreamy after all. Peter is excited when a pink duckling mistakes him as its Ducky Daddy!

KETWORLD

Dw The Day

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11:30 pm ET 10:30 pm CT

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Kentucky Edition

August 4, 2022

KET2

Lucky Chow

Northern Thai Cuisine

Andy Ricker, a chef from Portland, Oregon is known for bringing "authentic" Thai food to America.

KETKIDS

Elinor Wonders Why

Olive's Library; Nature Walk

Olive receives so many books for her birthday that her shelf becomes crammed and she has no room! It's Nature Day at school and Elinor, Olive and Ari have to make a Nature Walk at recess.

KETWORLD

BBC World News

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12:00 am ET 11:00 pm CT

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Amanpour and Company

KET2

In Their Own Words

Queen Elizabeth II

The film follows the Queen's remarkable life, from her youth to her uncle Edward VIII's stunning abdication, her father's coronation as King George VI, her experience during World War II, her own sudden ascension to the throne, and her eventful reign of more than 60 years.

KETKY

50 Years in the Mountains: The Story of the Christian Appalachian Project

Actor Martin Sheen narrates this history of Monsignor Ralph Beiting and the Christian Appalachian Project, an interdenominational, non-profit organization that serves Kentucky's mountain residents.

KETKIDS

Donkey Hodie

The Yodel Birds Are Coming; A Lot of Hot

The pals want to hear the Yodel Birds sing, but they must build them a rest nest first. Donkey and Duck Duck want to cool everyone off with lemonade.

KETWORLD

America ReFramed

Where the Pavement Ends

Visit the Missouri towns of Kinloch and Ferguson, examining the shared histories and deep racial divides that affect both.

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