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1:00 amArchitect Robert A.m. Stern: Presence of the Past

Architect Robert A.M. Stern heads a successful New York architectural firm with worldwide commissions. He is also the dean of architecture at Yale and a prolific author whose tomes are measured pounds, not pages. In 2011, Stern received the Richard H. Driehaus Prize, an international award honoring architects who create cla...

1:30 amArchitect Michael Graves: A Grand Tour

Embark on a voyage through the career of architect Michael Graves and the influences that shaped him. Geoffrey Baer hosts.

2:00 amGreat Performances Tanglewood 75th Anniversary Celebration

The Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Boston Pops and more perform in the scenic Berkshires region.

4:00 amHistory Detectives Season 9: Episode 10

Gwen dissects the mystery behind an ornate Belgian war medal.

5:00 amChurchill Destiny

Explore the story of Churchill's early life, his rise up the political ladder and his fall from it.

6:00 amArthur War of the Worms / I Owe You One

Fern persuades Brain that Elwood City is under attack from giant worms. Also, Buster tries to repay all of the favors he owes Arthur by helping everyone whom Arthur owes favors to.

6:30 amMartha Speaks Martha Blah Blah / Skits Behaves

Granny Flo decides to cut costs at the soup factory. Who would notice if each bowl of soup had only half the letters of the alphabet anyway?

7:00 amCurious George George and the Giant Thumb / Shutter Monkey

George and Allie run out of clay while making a ginormous sculpture of Bill's sprained thumb.

7:30 amThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Babies/fast

Babies Sally is looking after some baby hamsters, but how can she and Nick hold them right? Well, different animals hold their babies different ways. A trip to Ozzie-Wozz Outback will help them, Cat has some friends who know all about carrying babies! First up is Wilma the spider, who carries all her babies on her back. The...

8:00 amSuper WHY! Princess Gwennie Saves the Day

Princess Pea is feeling dramatic (as usual) and she and Red are staging a play. Princess is pretending she's a queen but Red doesn't know what to be!

8:30 amDinosaur Train Triassic Turtle / Tank's Baby Brother

Don meets a turtle that can retract its head into its shell. Also: Tank Triceratops feels left out when everyone dotes on his new baby brother.

9:00 amSesame Street A Prince of a Frog

The princess cannot meet her prince without kissing a frog, but the frog keeps hopping away!

10:00 amDaniel Tiger's Neighborhood Daniel and Miss Elaina Play Rocketship / Daniel Plays at the Castle

Daniel and Miss Elaina decide to play "outer space." Daniel is visiting Prince Wednesday and the boys are excited to explore Prince Wednesday's rock collection.

10:30 amSid the Science Kid The Itchy Tag

Sid notices that the tag in his shirt is really itchy, and he wonders why it isn't soft like the rest of his shirt. At school, Sid and his friends explore and learn about the different textures around them: smooth, soft, bumpy and itchy...like his shirt tag!

11:00 amWordWorld Back On Track / The Rainbow Birthday Cake

While looking through his telescope, Frog notices that Kangaroo's mail train is headed straight for a broken track!

11:30 amBarney & Friends The New Kid / The Princess and the Frog

When Riff meets a new friend in the park, BJ feels a little left out. BJ goes to great lengths to try to find a new friend for himself.

12:00 pmCaillou New Places and New Things!

Caillou and family go on a trip on Helen's boat, an old friend of Mom's. Caillou is surprised to find there's a whole house packed into the boat. Caillou learns about wind and sails, and even gets to steer the boat too! When Mom and Dad are getting ready to go out to a restaurant, Caillou doesn't understand why he can't go ...

12:30 pmSuper WHY! Beauty and the Beast

After Wolfy seems angry on a play date, Princess Pea and the Super Readers enter "Beauty and the Beast" in an effort to learn why.

1:00 pmClifford the Big Red Dog When I Grow Up / Not Now, I'm Busy

When Jetta hears that Charley wants to be a Martial Arts Master when he grows up, she gives him a hard time about it.

1:30 pmDinosaur Train Triassic Turtle / Tank's Baby Brother

Don meets a turtle that can retract its head into its shell. Also: Tank Triceratops feels left out when everyone dotes on his new baby brother.

2:00 pmThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Babies/fast

Babies Sally is looking after some baby hamsters, but how can she and Nick hold them right? Well, different animals hold their babies different ways. A trip to Ozzie-Wozz Outback will help them, Cat has some friends who know all about carrying babies! First up is Wilma the spider, who carries all her babies on her back. The...

2:30 pmCurious George George and the Giant Thumb / Shutter Monkey

George and Allie run out of clay while making a ginormous sculpture of Bill's sprained thumb.

3:00 pmArthur War of the Worms / I Owe You One

Fern persuades Brain that Elwood City is under attack from giant worms. Also, Buster tries to repay all of the favors he owes Arthur by helping everyone whom Arthur owes favors to.

3:30 pmWordGirl Dinner or Consequences, Part 1 / Dinner or Consequences, Part 2

Dinner Or Consequences, Part 1 Dr. Two Brains is stealing all the city's milk and using it-with help from the unusually talkative Energy Monster-to superpower his new ray and turn the whole city into cheese! It's up to WordGirl to find the disappearing dairy and stop Dr. Two Brains? even if it means missing her family feast...

4:00 pmWild Kratts Rattlesnake Crystal

After the Tortuga crash lands in the Sonoran Desert, Koki discovers that the Tellurium crystals have run out of power and they need a new supply. Martin and Chris volunteer to go out in the desert to find this important source of energy and discover more than they were expecting! Science Concept: Senses (Infrared vision)

4:30 pmThe Electric Company Lost and Spaced

At the science fair, Lisa and Dax get shrunk down and trapped inside a model of the solar system!

5:00 pmMartha Speaks Martha Blah Blah / Skits Behaves

Granny Flo decides to cut costs at the soup factory. Who would notice if each bowl of soup had only half the letters of the alphabet anyway?

5:30 pmCyberchase A Battle of Equals

Hacker pollutes cyberspace with dangerous cyberstatic by tampering with four satellites designed to keep everything free from cyber- static cling. But is his plan only to trash cyberspace - or does he have something even more devious up his cloak? The kids learn the answer as they use balance scales and equations to restore...

6:00 pmPBS NewsHour

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

7:00 pmAntiques Roadshow Washington, D.C., Hour 3

Highlights include a 1964 Chrysler Turbine model and manual and a circa 1840 temperance banner.

8:00 pmAntiques Roadshow Billings, Hour 1

Host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser Christopher Mitchell meet at Little Big Horn National Monument to discuss the weapons used in the infamous battle between American Indian warriors and Lt. Col. George Custer's Seventh Cavalry Regiment. Highlights include a 19th-century Chinese jade brush washer; a 1752 English silver cours...

9:00 pmAmerica Beyond the Color Line With Henry Louis Gates Jr. South: The Black Belt

Explore how Memphis, Birmingham and Atlanta have really changed since the civil rights era.

10:00 pmAmerica Beyond the Color Line With Henry Louis Gates Jr. Chicago: Streets of Heaven

Go inside the South Side's housing projects to find out what life is like for America's underclass.

11:00 pmBBC World News

Get the latest global news from the world's largest news broadcaster, featuring interviews, analysis, and world sports news.

11:30 pmTavis Smiley

Eva Mendes (actress)

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