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12:00 amPOV Nowhere to Hide

Follow male nurse Nori Sharif through five years of dramatic change in one of the world's most dangerous areas: central Iraq. Here, hopes of a better future after the U.S. retreat in 2011 give way to the sudden rise of ISIS.

1:00 amMister Rogers: It's You I Like

Join host Michael Keaton to celebrate 'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood,' the pioneering children's series that premiered nationally 50 years ago. Celebrities, cast members and Joanne Rogers reveal their favorite memories from the series.

2:30 amBetty White: First Lady of Television

BETTY WHITE: FIRST LADY OF TELEVISION is a warm look at the life and career of the beloved television and film legend who celebrates 80 years in show business this year.She was the first woman to produce a national TV show, the first woman to star in a sitcom, the first producer to hire a female director and the first woman...

4:00 amJimmy Buffett: Buried Treasure

Explore the musical roots of the popular performer during his

5:00 amWorkplace Essential Skills

Workplace Essential Skills teaches skills and attitudes necessary to succeed at work. Learners see how to prepare resumes and applications and how to prepare themselves for interviews and work. In-depth documentary and scripted footage shows learners what employers are looking for and how to thrive in a new job.

5:30 amSit and Be Fit Yardsticks and Bands

Opening this program is a unique warm-up routine using a yardstick. Later in the show, Mary Ann focuses on upper and lower body strengthening using bands.

6:00 amNightly Business Report

Every weeknight, the Emmy-winning NIGHTLY BUSINESS REPORT delivers the day's essential business and economic news. Each lively half-hour combines trusted, credible and unbiased information and extensive financial market coverage with insightful features, analysis and commentaries by noted economists and business experts.

6:30 amThe Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! Help with Kelp/Treetop Tom

Help With Kelp - It's Fish's birthday and Nick and Sally want to get him a special present, but who can they ask for ideas? Cat's friend Gary the Garibaldi fish might have an idea! Off to the Briny Blue Sea where they meet a variety of creatures in a kelp forest who use the kelp for both food and protection. Back at home th...

7:00 amNature Cat Croak and Swagger/Puddle Pool Party

Croak and Swagger - Nature Cat leads his friends to the pond for a day of listening to one of the most amazing spring sounds: the bullfrog croak! At the pond, amid the bullfrog croaks, the gang hears another sound: someone crying! Nature Cat finds the cries coming from Warren the Bullfrog, who is very sad because he doesn't...

7:30 amCurious George Movie House Monkey/Cooking with Monkey

Movie House Monkey - The Man with the Yellow Hat and George decide to rescue a beloved old bijou theatre from being replaced by a self-cleaning parking lot. If they can show Mr. Glass a truly 'unique' experience, he promises to save the theatre from being demolished. So, with the Doorman and Hundley's help, they restore the...

8:00 amPinkalicious & Peterrific Missing Squeakykins/The Cloud-O-Matic

It's Pinkalicious' turn to take home the class pet, Squeakykins. But poor Squeakykins looks so bored! Pinkalicious and Peter build her a giant maze - so big that Squeakykins gets lost! With Mommy's new Cloud-o-Matic machine, Pinkalicious can make clouds that look just like her drawings. But too many clouds can be a problem,...

8:30 amDaniel Tiger's Neighborhood So Many Feelings/Daniel's Many Feelings

So Many Feelings - Daniel is playing at school with Katerina and Prince Wednesday, but Prince Wednesday won't stop pretending to be a scary bear. That makes Daniel feel mad...but he's surprised to learn that Katerina and Prince Wednesday don't feel the same way. Daniel realizes the importance of sharing how you feel with yo...

9:00 amDaniel Tiger's Neighborhood Daniel Feels Two Feelings/The Neighborhood Carnival

Daniel Feels Two Feelings - Up, up and away! Daniel, Katerina, and O are excited to fly a kite, but get frustrated when they can't keep the kite in the air. They find out that it's ok to feel two feelings at the same time. The Neighborhood Carnival - The Neighborhood Carnival is in town, and Daniel can't stop thinking about...

9:30 amSplash and Bubbles Partner Pals/Ultimate Hide and Seek

Splash and Bubbles have an argument and decide not to play together for a while. With the help of Dunk and Ripple, they learn how much better things go for each of them when they communicate and cooperate. Splash's friends think he is so good at hide and seek that they decide to challenge him to find sea creatures who can b...

10:00 amSesame Street M Is for Missing

The letter M goes missing from everywhere around Sesame Street and it's up to Nina and the gang to find it.

10:30 amSuper WHY! Goldilocks and the Three Bears: The Mystery

There's a mystery in Storybrook Village - the case of the broken guitar strings! Jack thinks Whyatt is the culprit, but he knows he's innocent! The Super Readers fly into the tale of Goldilocks and the Three Bears and meet up with Goldilocks, who is just as determined to prove that she didn't make the mess in the Three Bear...

11:00 amDinosaur Train Pteranodon Family World Tour/Gilbert The Junior Conductor

Pteranodon Family World Tour - The entire Pteranodon family embarks on a roaring, exploring, World Tour adventure! They meet the Conductor's nephew, Gilbert, who takes them on a tour to meet Martin Amargasaurus, a spine spangled quadruped with an intimidating sail. Gilbert the Junior Conductor - The Pteranodon family is on ...

11:30 amPeg + Cat The Wonderland Problem/The Bat Mitzvah Problem

The Wonderland Problem - Wonderland. Landing in Wonderland, Peg and Cat eat berries to grow bigger or smaller, in their quest to get back Peg's stick from the Queen of Hearts. The Bat Mitzvah Problem - Peg's Pizza Place. Peg and Cat help Tessa's Bat Mitzvah run smoothly by keeping an eye on Uncle Phil, who thinks he can do ...

12:00 pmSesame Street M Is for Missing

The letter M goes missing from everywhere around Sesame Street and it's up to Nina and the gang to find it.

12:30 pmSplash and Bubbles Partner Pals/Ultimate Hide and Seek

Splash and Bubbles have an argument and decide not to play together for a while. With the help of Dunk and Ripple, they learn how much better things go for each of them when they communicate and cooperate. Splash's friends think he is so good at hide and seek that they decide to challenge him to find sea creatures who can b...

1:00 pmCurious George Movie House Monkey/Cooking with Monkey

Movie House Monkey - The Man with the Yellow Hat and George decide to rescue a beloved old bijou theatre from being replaced by a self-cleaning parking lot. If they can show Mr. Glass a truly 'unique' experience, he promises to save the theatre from being demolished. So, with the Doorman and Hundley's help, they restore the...

1:30 pmPinkalicious & Peterrific Missing Squeakykins/The Cloud-O-Matic

It's Pinkalicious' turn to take home the class pet, Squeakykins. But poor Squeakykins looks so bored! Pinkalicious and Peter build her a giant maze - so big that Squeakykins gets lost! With Mommy's new Cloud-o-Matic machine, Pinkalicious can make clouds that look just like her drawings. But too many clouds can be a problem,...

2:00 pmNature Cat Croak and Swagger/Puddle Pool Party

Croak and Swagger - Nature Cat leads his friends to the pond for a day of listening to one of the most amazing spring sounds: the bullfrog croak! At the pond, amid the bullfrog croaks, the gang hears another sound: someone crying! Nature Cat finds the cries coming from Warren the Bullfrog, who is very sad because he doesn't...

2:30 pmWild Kratts Platypus Cafe

While kayaking in Australia, Martin and Chris encounter one of the world's most unusual creatures, a platypus mother with her eggs. But unscrupulous endangered animal chef, Gourmand, plans on making the platypus eggs his next delicacy. The Wild Kratts team must use the special 'sixth sense' of the platypus to save the eggs....

3:00 pmWild Kratts Polar Bears Don't Dance

While in the Arctic, Martin and Chris are on a mission to discover how animals move around in different environments. Their new knowledge comes in handy when they discover that Zach Varmitech has kidnapped a Walrus calf and a Polar bear cub. The Wild Kratts team must do what it takes to return the baby animals to their moth...

3:30 pmOdd Squad Hands on a Desk Chair/There's No 'o' In Obot

Hands on a Desk Chair - When Ms. O leaves to conduct a super-secret mission, the agents compete to figure out who is in charge. Curriculum: grouping and early division. There's No 'O' in Obot - Otis and Olympia are stuck with a new robot partner. Curriculum: data collection and analysis, using charts to analyze data.

4:00 pmOdd Squad Other Olympia/Total Zeros

Other Olympia - Agent Olympia is not happy when an agent with the same name shows up at headquarters. Curriculum: measuring temperature. Total Zeroes - Ms. O tells Olympia and Otis a story about a famous villain duo. Curriculum: adding, subtracting and multiplying by zero.

4:30 pmArthur Opposties Distract/Just The Ticket

Based on the best-selling books by Marc Brown, "Arthur" is a popular animated series about a young aardvark, his family and friends. In each episode, Arthur and his gang guide us through stories that deal with real "kid issues" -- timeless difficulties and joys that all kids experience.

5:00 pmArthur All Thumbs/Kidonia

Based on the best-selling books by Marc Brown, "Arthur" is a popular animated series about a young aardvark, his family and friends. In each episode, Arthur and his gang guide us through stories that deal with real "kid issues" -- timeless difficulties and joys that all kids experience.

5:30 pmReady Jet Go! Mindy's Bedtime/Galileo, Galileo!

Mindy has to go to bed when the Sun goes down, but she's having such a fun day with her friends. She asks Jet and the others to help her keep the Sun from going down. The older kids humor Mindy and try to help 'slow down the Sun.' All their efforts make Mindy so sleepy that she decides to go home and sleep. Sydney and Jet a...

6:00 pmPBS NewsHour

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

7:00 pmNature India's Wandering Lions

As India's population booms, her legendary wildlife has been squeezed almost out of existence. But the commitment of the Indian people to preserve their wildlife is surprising- leading even to bringing back what has been lost. Against a backdrop of teak forest, farmland and villages, this film explores the extraordinary sto...

8:00 pmAncient Invisible Cities Athens

Uncover the hidden secrets of ancient Athens, the city that gave the world democracy. Professor Darius Arya uses the latest 3D scanning to reveal Athens' treasures, from the buildings on the Acropolis to the silver mines and quarries beyond the city.

9:00 pmNOVA The Origami Revolution

The ancient art of paper folding is sparking scientific advances, affecting drug development and future NASA space missions. Discover how the art of origami is reshaping the world around us as scientists uncover the power of folding.

10:00 pmBluegrass Underground Russell Moore & Iiird Tyme Out

Hear a Georgia born, internationally acclaimed band that defines the drive and precision of top shelf bluegrass. Celebrating their 25th anniversary, the group is a top pick on Amazon.com and a favorite of discerning bluegrass fans everywhere.

10:30 pmSubcarrier Alejandro Escovedo

Subcarrier launches its second season with the legendary Alejandro Escovedo. Coming out of a highly notable musical family (including sister Sheila E.), Escovedo has explored countless genres and styles of rock music over a career spanning nearly 40 years.

11:00 pmBBC World News

BBC WORLD NEWS: The latest global news from the world's largest news broadcaster. The newscasts contain all the most up-to-date news, interviews, analysis, business reports and world sports news.

11:30 pmAmanpour On PBS

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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