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1:00 amBreakfast Special 2: Revenge of the Omelets

Classic and unusual dishes are sampled in great breakfast spots from Connecticut to Hawaii.

2:00 amCuban Missile Crisis: Three Men Go to War

Explore the inside story of the Cuban Missile Crisis in October 1962, when the world teetered on the brink of nuclear holocaust. In the first major feature documentary on the subject, the film brings to life the three central characters — Kennedy, Castro and Khrushchev — and explores how the world’s most powerful men fell i...

3:00 amNature Victoria Falls

Cutting across the Zambezi River, the largest waterfall in the world is a place of epic proportions.

4:00 amNOVA Power Surge

Can emerging technology defeat global warming? The United States has invested tens of billions of dollars in clean energy projects as our leaders try to save our crumbling economy and our poisoned planet in one bold, green stroke. Are we finally on the brink of a green-energy 'Power Surge,' or is it all a case of too little...

5:00 amGED Connection Geometry

This episode of GED Connection is about Geometry. Geometry deals with objects, surfaces, lines and angles. This program reviews where geomet ry came from, definitions used in geometry, and properties of angles a nd triangles. The GED test may have questions that ask for angle measu res on intersecting lines where some angle...

5:30 amGED Connection Data Analysis

This episode of GED connection focuses on Data Analysis. During the pr ogram the viewer learns how to read and interpret data on charts and g raphs and how to find averages. The GED test may require those taking it to interpret numeric information from graphs that use picture and s ymbols. A key or a legend is provided to f...

6:00 amWorkplace Essential Skills Following Directions

The role and importance of following directions on the job.

6:30 amWorkplace Essential Skills Reading Reports and Manuals

Usage, organization, and comprehension skills for reports and manuals.

7:00 amCurious George Curious George Gets All Keyed Up / Gutter Monkey

Mesmerized by her music, George volunteers to deliver Betsy's xylophone to her school while she goes to the beautician that afternoon. Also: It's bowling night! George cheers on The Man with the Yellow Hat and then tries to get the ball rolling himself.

7:30 amThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Flower Power / Snowman's Land

The Cat takes Sally and Nick to a forest so that Sally can pick flowers for her ill mother. Along the way, they meet three creatures that depend on flowers to survive. Later, the kids build a snow Cat in the Hat, but panic when it begins to melt.

8:00 amSuper WHY! Aladdin

The Super Readers fly into the story of Aladdin to catch up with a lucky lad who's about to have all his wishes come true.

8:30 amDinosaur Train Great Big Stomping Dinosaur Feet! / Diamond Anniversary

Tiny asks Dad and Buddy for help after she loses Shiny's favorite shiny shell. Also: Buddy, Tiny, and Shiny help Dad find a sparkling mineral to give to Mom for an anniversary present.

9:00 amSesame Street Sesame Street-O-Saurus

Grover, Elmo and Rosita imagine that they are Paleontologists, scientists who dig to find fossils.

10:00 amDaniel Tiger's Neighborhood Prince Wednesday Goes to the Potty / Daniel Goes to the Potty

Prince Wednesday learns how important it is to stop and go to the bathroom right away. Daniel needs to use the bathroom while at Music Man Stan's Shop.

10:30 amSid the Science Kid All My Senses

Sid wants to know about all his different senses. At school, Sid and his friends embark on a quest to explore vision, hearing, touch, smell and taste!

11:00 amWordWorld Boppin' With the Bug Band / Shuffleword

Ant is having a band showcase on his radio show and while Bug, Fly and Bee have some really good music, they need a lot of help with their lyrics. Later, When Pig and Ant get into an argument while playing Shuffleword, Pig storms off with the consonants and Ant storms off with the vowels.

11:30 amBarney & Friends The Wind and the Sun / The Nature of Things

Baby Bop wants to set up a lemonade stand and BJ wants to fly his kite on the same spot.

12:00 pmCaillou Caillou Gets Active

What's Ringette?: Caillou and Leo want to play hockey and are disappointed when they arrive at the rink to find Sarah and Clementine playing ringette". Caillou has never heard of ringette before, and he doesn't want to play the game...until he learns that Mommy used to play! She teaches him a few moves, and when Caillou and...

12:30 pmSuper WHY! The Boy Who Drew Cats

Whyatt's big brother Jack is sick, and Whyatt wants to give him a picture to make him feel better.

1:00 pmClifford the Big Red Dog Special Delivery / Ferry Tale

Clifford accidentally breaks a present he was supposed to deliver for Emily, then allows Cleo to convince him to try and hide the fact from Emily.

1:30 pmDinosaur Train Great Big Stomping Dinosaur Feet! / Diamond Anniversary

Tiny asks Dad and Buddy for help after she loses Shiny's favorite shiny shell. Also: Buddy, Tiny, and Shiny help Dad find a sparkling mineral to give to Mom for an anniversary present.

2:00 pmThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Flower Power / Snowman's Land

The Cat takes Sally and Nick to a forest so that Sally can pick flowers for her ill mother. Along the way, they meet three creatures that depend on flowers to survive. Later, the kids build a snow Cat in the Hat, but panic when it begins to melt.

2:30 pmCurious George Curious George Gets All Keyed Up / Gutter Monkey

Mesmerized by her music, George volunteers to deliver Betsy's xylophone to her school while she goes to the beautician that afternoon. Also: It's bowling night! George cheers on The Man with the Yellow Hat and then tries to get the ball rolling himself.

3:00 pmArthur Arthur Weighs In / The Law of The Jungle Gym

Arthur has gained weight and tries to figure out how to get in shape. Also, Muffy thinks that the jungle gym is the ideal place to take pictures.

3:30 pmWordGirl Theme Park Wham-Page / Chuck Makes a Buck

Becky and Bob are anxiously waiting in line for their chance to ride The Coaster - the ultimate new roller coaster ride.

4:00 pmWild Kratts Attack of the Tree Eating Aliens

The Wild Kratts get an urgent call from a group of North American Wild Kratts kids telling them almost all of the trees in the forest are dying. It's a race against time to solve the mystery and help the forest and the creatures who live there. Science Concept: Alien species.

4:30 pmThe Electric Company Wordball Games

Right before the yearly Wordball Games, the neighborhood Olympics, Hector sprains his ankle. With Hector unable to compete, The Electric Company does not have enough players to participate against the four Pranksters!

5:00 pmMartha Speaks Martha Sings / TD Makes the Band

Martha seems to have contracted a strange illness: she can't stop singing. Then TD sets out to write a tune to get a song about Shecky the Sea Lion out of his head.

5:30 pmCyberchase When Penguins Fly

When Hacker traps all the penguins in icy depths, the kids must save them and save their holiday.

6:00 pmPBS NewsHour

On-air and online, the PBS NewsHour provides in-depth analysis of current national and international events.

7:00 pmWashington Week With Gwen Ifill

WASHINGTON WEEK is the longest-running primetime news and public affairs program on television. The show features a group of journalists participating in a roundtable discussion of major news events.

7:30 pmThe Mclaughlin Group

John McLaughlin hosts this weekly, half-hour public affairs program in which he and four other pundits discuss current political news in a roundtable format. Regular guests are Pat Buchanan, Eleanor Clift, Rich Lowry, and either Clarence Page or Mort Zuckerman.

8:00 pmCapitol Journal Week in Review

Host Don Daily interviews Alabama newsmakers and examines top Alabama news events and issues each week with CAPITOL JOURNAL correspondents Karen Brown and Randy Scott.

9:00 pmMagic Moments: The Best of '50s Pop

The McGuire Sisters, The Lennon Sisters, The Chordettes, The Four Aces and more take the stage.

11:00 pm3 Steps to incredible Health! with Joel Fuhrman, M.d.

Joel Fuhrman offers a healthy, effective and scientifically proven plan for shedding weight quickly.

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