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June 24, 2012
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
12:30 am 
Mathematics Illuminated  "Topology's Twists and Turns"  Topology, known as "rubber sheet math," is a field of mathematics that concerns those properties of an object that remain the same even when the object is stretched and squashed. In this unit we investigate topology's seminal relationship to network theory, the study of connectedness, and its critical function in understanding the shape of the universe in which we live. D

1:00 am 
Reindeer Queen   Sinrock Mary Antisarlook, also known by her fellow Eskimos as "Queen Mary," becomes the Arctic's wealthiest woman during the Alaska Gold Rush. Her life mirrors the turbulent times in turn-of-the-20th-century Alaska. The daughter of a Russian merchant father and a native Alaskan mother, Mary amasses the largest reindeer herd in the North and outwits those who would take control of her herd and wealth.G

1:30 am 
Whole Child, The: A Caregiver's Guide to the First Five Years  "Growing Minds"  Two approaches to developing mental ability: the conventional approach and what is currently known as emergent curriculum. D

2:00 am 
In Search of Shakespeare  "The Lost Years"  Michael Wood uncovers a tale of religious conflict behind Shakespeare's lost years. The Royal Shakespeare Company performs the plays in a Tudor inn yard as Shakespeare s company did. And, using Tutor maps and Victorian photos, Wood brings Shakespeare s first London home back to life.Part 2 of 4G

3:00 am 
Learning Science Through Inquiry  "Process Begins: Launching The Inquiry Exploration"  To inquire into specific scientific phenomena, students need to draw upon a foundation of experience. This program shows how you can encourage students to share and discuss what they already know, and to explore the materials and phenomena in an open-ended manner.G

4:00 am 
In Search of the Novel  "Am I Getting Through?"  In this summary, teachers examine their effectiveness in helping students comprehend and appreciate novels and become lifelong readers. Teachers also discuss and demonstrate strategies for evaluation. D

5:00 am 
Nick Stellino Cooking with Friends  "Walter Pisano, Silky Corn Soup"  Nick makes Silky Corn Soup with Truffle Oil and King Crab before welcoming Chef Walter Pisano from Tulio Ristorante in Seattle, who prepares Buccatini with Pancetta and Ricotta. D

5:30 am 
Sara's Weeknight Meals  "Sunday Comfort Meals"  Why rush? Sunday meals are all about comfort, familiar dishes made with love and eaten with family and friends. On top of the list is Roast Chicken Stuffed with Zucchini and Cheese to keep it moist and flavorful. Deviled Bones sounds gothic, but it's meaty, tender short ribs coated with a kick of mustard for heat. D

6:00 am 
Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge  "New Zealand"  Wolfe captures portraits of contemporary Maori artists who wear their stories on their faces in the form of sacred tattoos, and he explores the natural history of the wild South Island.G

6:30 am 
Music Voyager  "Israel: Tel Aviv - Rocking Israel"  Tel Aviv, Israel's biggest city, is a vibrant and striking blend of old and new. From the ancient port of Jaffa to modern skyscrapers and trendy nightclubs, Tel Aviv is the epicenter of Israel's arts scene and most of the country's top musicians live in and around the city. Music Voyager host Jacob Edgar meets Ehud Banai, the revered singer-songwriter who hails from one of Israel's most important musical families. D

7:00 am 
Ask This Old House  "Installing a Battery Back-up Sump Pump; Fixing a Rusty Metal Railing"  Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey travels to Philadelphia to install a battery back-up sump pump. Then Richard, along with host Kevin O'Connor, landscape contractor Roger Cook and general contractor Tom Silva, asks, "What Is It?" Afterward, Tom fixes a rusty metal railing on a set of front steps. And Kevin shares a tip about how to store a wheelbarrow. D

7:30 am 
Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac  "Flag Box"  Veterans fold the flag for a box that feature splines made from live oak from the USS Constitution.G

8:00 am 
Growing a Greener World  "Phipps Conservatory - The Greenest Conservatory in the World"  Pittsburgh, PA. - Over 100 years ago, wealthy businessman Henry Phipps built the Phipps Conservatory as a gift to the city of Pittsburg at the height of our nation's industrial revolution. Today Phipps has become a model for public gardens and conservatories around the world for sustainable building practices, energy conservation and eco-friendly methods. D

8:30 am 
Katie Brown Workshop  "Dressing Up The Ordinary"  Katie demonstrates shortcuts that can turn the ordinary into the extraordinary. Recipes include open-faced veggie sandwich and dressed-up matzo.G

9:00 am 
Travel with Kids  "New York City"  NULL

9:30 am 
Travel with Kids  "Peru - The Inca World - Machu Picchu & Cuzco"  NULL

10:00 am 
Travel with Kids  "Costa Rica - Volcanoes and Rainforest Adventure"  NULL

10:30 am 
Travel with Kids  "Florida: Miami & The Everglades"  NULL

11:00 am 
Habitable Planet, The  "Looking Forward: Our Global Experiment"  Earth's essential systems are being stressed in many ways. There are many tipping points in the environment, beyond which there could be serious consequences. Will human ingenuity, resiliency, and cooperation save us from the worst outcomes of our global experiment?. D

11:30 am 
Habitable Planet, The  "Many Planets, One Earth"  The early Earth was a much different planet than the one we know today. Ancient rocks provide evidence of the emergence of oxygen in the atmosphere and of a frozen Snowball Earth. Scientists Paul Hoffman and Andrew Knoll look at these clues to help explain the rise of complex animal life. D

12:00 pm 
Mathematics Illuminated  "How Big Is Infinity?"  Throughout the ages, the notion of infinity has been a source of mystery and paradox, a philosophical question to ponder. As a mathematical concept, infinity is at the heart of calculus, the notion of irrational numbers. D

12:30 pm 
Mathematics Illuminated  "Topology's Twists and Turns"  Topology, known as "rubber sheet math," is a field of mathematics that concerns those properties of an object that remain the same even when the object is stretched and squashed. In this unit we investigate topology's seminal relationship to network theory, the study of connectedness, and its critical function in understanding the shape of the universe in which we live. D

1:00 pm 
Reindeer Queen   Sinrock Mary Antisarlook, also known by her fellow Eskimos as "Queen Mary," becomes the Arctic's wealthiest woman during the Alaska Gold Rush. Her life mirrors the turbulent times in turn-of-the-20th-century Alaska. The daughter of a Russian merchant father and a native Alaskan mother, Mary amasses the largest reindeer herd in the North and outwits those who would take control of her herd and wealth.G

1:30 pm 
Whole Child, The: A Caregiver's Guide to the First Five Years  "Growing Minds"  Two approaches to developing mental ability: the conventional approach and what is currently known as emergent curriculum. D

2:00 pm 
In Search of Shakespeare  "The Lost Years"  Michael Wood uncovers a tale of religious conflict behind Shakespeare's lost years. The Royal Shakespeare Company performs the plays in a Tudor inn yard as Shakespeare s company did. And, using Tutor maps and Victorian photos, Wood brings Shakespeare s first London home back to life.Part 2 of 4G

3:00 pm 
Learning Science Through Inquiry  "Process Begins: Launching The Inquiry Exploration"  To inquire into specific scientific phenomena, students need to draw upon a foundation of experience. This program shows how you can encourage students to share and discuss what they already know, and to explore the materials and phenomena in an open-ended manner.G

4:00 pm 
In Search of the Novel  "Am I Getting Through?"  In this summary, teachers examine their effectiveness in helping students comprehend and appreciate novels and become lifelong readers. Teachers also discuss and demonstrate strategies for evaluation. D

5:00 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Easy and Elegant Seafood"  NULL

5:30 pm 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Two Perfect Pies"  Bridget lancaster updates a classic recipe for shaker lemon Pie. then, Julia collin Davison shows host Christopher kimball how to make icebox strawberry Pie with real strawberries. next, equipment expert adam ried reviews pie plates, and finally, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of strawberry yogurt. D

6:00 pm 
Primal Grill with Steven Raichlen  "One Good Turn (Rotisserie Grilling)"  Steve demonstrates spit-roasting, making pineapple-glazed baby back ribs, prime rib seasoned with garlic, cloves and herbs, and Peking duck.G

6:30 pm 
Joanne Weir's Cooking Confidence  "Never Too Young"  NULL

7:00 pm 
Ask This Old House  "Installing a Battery Back-up Sump Pump; Fixing a Rusty Metal Railing"  Plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey travels to Philadelphia to install a battery back-up sump pump. Then Richard, along with host Kevin O'Connor, landscape contractor Roger Cook and general contractor Tom Silva, asks, "What Is It?" Afterward, Tom fixes a rusty metal railing on a set of front steps. And Kevin shares a tip about how to store a wheelbarrow. D

7:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe Classics  "Israel"  Rick visits Jerusalem, home to ancient holy sites of Jews, Christians, Muslims and Armenians. He also travels to the Dead Sea, Bethlehem, Jericho and the desert mountain fortress of Masada.G

8:00 pm 
Equitrekking  "Jordan: Petra, Royal Stables & Dead Sea"  This episode highlights some of the best of classic Jordan, including Petra, Aqaba, Wadi Mujib and the Dead Sea. Darley begins with a visit to the magical city of Petra, where she and her local guide Ibrahim explore by camel, foot and horseback, riding in the lesser-visited suburb of Little Petra and passing through the siq to catch the Treasury, made famous in the film Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, in the morning light. Darley learns about the local legends surrounding the Treasury and its contents, as she rides a camel by the Treasury. D

8:30 pm 
Essential Pepin  "Easy and Elegant Seafood"  NULL

9:00 pm 
Cook's Country from America's Test Kitchen  "Two Perfect Pies"  Bridget lancaster updates a classic recipe for shaker lemon Pie. then, Julia collin Davison shows host Christopher kimball how to make icebox strawberry Pie with real strawberries. next, equipment expert adam ried reviews pie plates, and finally, tasting expert Jack Bishop challenges Chris to a tasting of strawberry yogurt. D

9:30 pm 
Tommy Tang's Easy Thai Cooking  "Montages of Thailand"  Chicken Breast with Green Curry sauce, Grilled River Prawn and Panang Curry Risotto are prepared.G

10:00 pm 
Mexico -- One Plate at a Time with Rick Bayless  "Tacos On Fire!"  Grilled lobster and black beans in a warm corn tortilla and Super Tacos Chupacabras are showcased.G

10:30 pm 
Rick Steves' Europe Classics  "Israel"  Rick visits Jerusalem, home to ancient holy sites of Jews, Christians, Muslims and Armenians. He also travels to the Dead Sea, Bethlehem, Jericho and the desert mountain fortress of Masada.G

11:00 pm 
Theater Talk   Producer Emanuel Azenberg explains the business of Broadway from his perspective and gives us a good idea why he was awarded this year's Tony Award for "Life-time Achievement." Also, a "Tony Wrap-Up, 2012" with Jesse Green (New York Magazine), Michael Musto (The Village Voice), and Patrick Pacheco (LA Times) discussing this year's Tony telecast, the big winners, and the major upsets. D

11:30 pm 
Closer to Truth  "Do Religions Complement Or Contradict?"  I would like to believe in God, but conflicting religions trouble me. Religions clash and compete-and that's a problem for those who believe or want to believe. D

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Sunday
June 24, 2012
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NOTE: When the Idaho Legislature is in session, programming on the Learn/Create and World channels may be pre-empted for live coverage from the House and Senate floors.
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