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Vermont PBS - Program Schedule | May 2019

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Wednesday | May 1
 
  7:00PM  Crossroads "A Taste Of Vermont"
A morning of kitchen preparations at the Grey Bonnet Inn, A look at Killington base lodge's food preperation practices, and a cooking contest by the Culinary Institute of America.
 
  7:30PM  Outdoor Journal "Bass Fishing, Sea Lamprey Control" (R)
A fisheries biologist spends a day off fishing Burr Pond. Controlling sea lampreys on Lake Champlain. (Also 5/4 9AM)
 
  8:00PM  Nature "American Spring Live: Connections"
NATURE, television's longest-running weekly natural history series, has won more than 200 honors from the television industry, parent groups, the international wildlife film community and ... (Also 5/2 5AM, 5/2 3:30PM, 5/5 4AM)
 
  9:00PM  Nova "Sunken Ship Rescue" (R)
The epic operation to raise and salvage the Costa Concordia cruise ship, which ran aground and tragically capsized off the coast of Italy in 2012. (Also 5/2 1AM, 5/2 4:30PM, 5/3 5AM, 5/5 1AM)
 
10:00PM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Robot"
Discover how robots were first conceptualized in ancient Rome and learn how their use has evolved. (Also 5/2 2AM, 5/3 4AM, 5/6 5AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  Asia Insight
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Sunken Ship Rescue" (R) (Also 5/2 4:30PM, 5/3 5AM, 5/5 1AM)
 
  2:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Robot" (Also 5/3 4AM, 5/6 5AM)
 
  3:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Billings, MT - Hour One" (R)
 
  4:00AM  Rockies: Kingdoms Of The Sky (R) (Also 5/3 3AM)
 
  5:00AM  Nature "American Spring Live: Connections" (Also 5/2 3:30PM, 5/5 4AM)
 

Thursday | May 2
 
  7:00PM  Champlain College Student Showcase "Spring 2019"
A selection of current work from students in the television and film programs at Champlain College. (Also 5/5 2PM)
 
  8:00PM  60s Pop, Rock & Soul (My Music) (R)
Includes pop sounds from Frat Rock to Surf Pop, the British Beats. Motown, Soul and Pop classics. (Also 5/4 3:30PM, 5/6 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Aging Backwards 2 With Miranda Esmonde-White (R)
Miranda Esmonde-White uses n science to help put an end to this defeatist attitude towards aging. (Also 5/5 4:30PM, 5/23 8PM, 5/27 4:30PM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  Asia Insight
 
  1:00AM  Korea: The Never-Ending War (Also 5/4 2:30AM)
 
  3:00AM  Rockies: Kingdoms Of The Sky (R)
 
  4:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Robot" (Also 5/6 5AM)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Sunken Ship Rescue" (R) (Also 5/5 1AM)
 

Friday | May 3
 
  7:00PM  BBC Newsnight
Weekly round-up of international news includes interviews with opinion-makers and documentary features.
 
  7:30PM  Vermont This Week
Since 1982 Vermont This Week has been our signature public affairs series. Each week moderator Stewart Ledbetter is joined by three of Vermont's most insightful journalists to discuss not only ... (Also 5/5 11:30AM)
 
  8:00PM  Washington Week
WASHINGTON WEEK, PBS' longest-running public affairs series, features Washington's top journalists analyzing the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans. Robert Costa ... (Also 5/5 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
Join author, activist and political commentator Margaret Hoover for a public affairs talk show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas among the brightest minds and freshest voices from ... (Also 5/5 5:30AM, 5/5 11AM)
 
  9:00PM  Emilio And Gloria Estefan: The Library Of Congr
An all-star tribute to Emilio and Gloria Estefan, the 2019 recipients of the Library of Congress. (Also 5/4 1AM, 5/6 3AM)
 
10:30PM  PBS Previews: Chasing The Moon
A preview of the upcoming series from American Experience Chasing the Moon is showcased. (Also 5/4 4:30AM, 5/6 4:30AM, 5/19 10:30PM, 5/20 2:30AM, 5/21 2:30AM, 5/21 5:30AM, 5/22 3AM, 5/24 2:30AM, 5/25 3AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  Asia Insight
 
  1:00AM  Emilio And Gloria Estefan: The Library Of Congr (Also 5/6 3AM)
 
  2:30AM  Korea: The Never-Ending War
 
  4:30AM  PBS Previews: Chasing The Moon (Also 5/6 4:30AM, 5/19 10:30PM, 5/20 2:30AM, 5/21 2:30AM, 5/21 5:30AM, 5/22 3AM, 5/24 2:30AM, 5/25 3AM)
 
  5:00AM  The This Old House Hour "Brookline Mid-Century Modern House | Can We Cantil" (Also 5/6 7PM)
 

Saturday | May 4
 
  6:00AM  Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique "Pain Relief: for the Back" (R) (Also 5/10 6AM)
 
  6:30AM  Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique "Weight Loss: Slenderize Your Waist" (R) (Also 5/13 6AM)
 
  7:00AM  Deepak Chopra: The Spiritual Laws Of Success (R)
 
  9:00AM  Outdoor Journal "Bass Fishing, Sea Lamprey Control" (R)
 
  9:30AM  
 
10:00AM  Lidia's Kitchen "The Fresh Catch"
 
10:30AM  Jamie's Quick & Easy Food "Chops/Linguine/Fish Cakes"
 
11:00AM  Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Television "Tahini Rules!" (R)
 
11:30AM  Martha Bakes "Cookies Of Greece" (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Summer Steak And Salad" (R)
 
  1:00PM  The Woodwright's Shop "Forging The Hold Fast" (R)
Blacksmith Peter Ross shows how to forge historical versions of this powerful gripper.
 
  1:30PM  This Old House
America's favorite home improvement series, the Emmy Award-winning THIS OLD HOUSE, with host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, landscape ...
 
  2:00PM  Ask This Old House
Host Kevin O'Connor, general contractor Tom Silva, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey, landscape contractor Roger Cook and guest experts make personal HOUSE calls, guiding viewers through ...
 
  2:30PM  Nature "American Spring Live: Birth And Rebirth"
NATURE, television's longest-running weekly natural history series, has won more than 200 honors from the television industry, parent groups, the international wildlife film community and ... (Also 5/5 2AM)
 
  3:30PM  60s Pop, Rock & Soul (My Music) (R)
Includes pop sounds from Frat Rock to Surf Pop, the British Beats. Motown, Soul and Pop classics. (Also 5/6 3:30PM)
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  Father Brown "The Whistle In The Dark"
Father Brown accidentally attends a seance at the house of Professor Robert Wiseman who is showcasing the power of a magical artefact - a bone whistle - which is on sale to the highest bidder.
 
  7:00PM  As Time Goes By "Alistar's Engagement" (R)
Returning from London, Jean and Lionel are greeted by an unwelcome guest and a shocking announcement. (R)
 
  7:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "Let There Be Light" (R)
Hyacinth is desperate to keep up with the Barker-Finches, who have a bit of local fame at barbecue.
 
  8:00PM  Rev. "Christmas" (R)
The busiest time of year for a vicar, and Adam is full of ideas for his first Advent in London.
 
  8:30PM  Upstart Crow "Wild Laughter In The Throat Of Death"
While Will Shakespeare works on his masterpiece, Greene finds a new way to destroy Will's reputation.
 
  9:00PM  Doc Martin "Departure" (R)
In case you missed it, here's the new season conclusion, and life for Martin and Louisa is less than ideal. (Also 5/8 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Death In Paradise
Sent to the tiny island of Saint-Marie to solve a mysterious murder, Detective Inspector Richard Poole is a total fish out of water. A quintessentially British cop, he would much prefer the London ...
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Sam Smith/Anderson East" (R)
Sam Smith sings tunes from "The Thrill of It All." Alabama soul/R&B singer Anderson East performs.
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Turnpike Troubadours" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "Honey, I'm Home!" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Sunken Ship Rescue" (R)
 
  2:00AM  Nature "American Spring Live: Birth And Rebirth"
 
  3:00AM  Nature "American Spring Live: Migration"
 
  4:00AM  Nature "American Spring Live: Connections"
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover (Also 5/5 11AM)
 

Sunday | May 5
 
  6:00AM  Body Electric (R)
 
  6:30AM  Body Electric (R)
 
  7:00AM  Sesame Street "Book Worming" (R)
 
  7:30AM  Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood "The Neighborhood Fall Festival/Field Day At School" (R)
 
  8:00AM  Pinkalicious & Peterrific "Peter's Blues/Pink Raspberry" (R)
 
  8:30AM  Curious George "Go West, Young Monkey/Meet The New Neighbors" (R)
 
  9:00AM  Let's Go Luna! "Lullaby For Baby Vlad/Space Is The Place" (R) (Also 5/22 9AM, 5/22 2:30PM)
 
  9:30AM  Nature Cat "Animal Rescue Crew/Nature Of Dreams"
 
10:00AM  Ready Jet Go! "Mindy And Carrot Bake/Commander Cressida Begins" (R)
 
10:30AM  Wild Kratts "The Fourth Bald Eagle" (R)
 
11:00AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Orchard House: Home Of Little Women (R)
 
12:30PM  Sing That Thing "Audition"
 
  1:00PM  Sing That Thing
Vocal groups from across New England, representing a wide range of musical genres from jazz to classical to doo-wop, compete in an eight-part choral competition.
 
  1:30PM  Sing That Thing
Vocal groups from across New England, representing a wide range of musical genres from jazz to classical to doo-wop, compete in an eight-part choral competition.
 
  2:00PM  Champlain College Student Showcase "Spring 2019"
A selection of current work from students in the television and film programs at Champlain College.
 
  3:00PM  Carpenters: Close to You (R)
The band's career is traced."Close to You," "Top of the World" and more are featured. (Also 5/11 7:30AM, 5/11 2:30PM)
 
  4:30PM  Aging Backwards 2 With Miranda Esmonde-White (R)
Miranda Esmonde-White uses n science to help put an end to this defeatist attitude towards aging. (Also 5/23 8PM, 5/27 4:30PM)
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  2017 World Dancesport Grandslam Series "World Dancesport Grandslam Series Latin Final In S" (R)
The 12 top couples in the GrandSlam ranking compete in the GrandSlam Latin Final in Shanghai, China.
 
  7:00PM  The Great British Baking Show "Bread" (R)
This week, the bakers must bake 12 perfect Rye Bread Rolls, shaped as they prefer.
 
  8:00PM  Call the Midwife
Lucille cares for an unmarried teen mother and Nurse Crane's back troubles return with a vengeance. (Also 5/6 12AM, 5/7 2AM, 5/8 3AM)
 
  9:00PM  Les Miserables On Masterpiece
Cosette moves to Paris under Valjean's protection and meets the handsome law student Marius. (Also 5/6 1AM, 5/7 3AM, 5/10 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Unforgotten Season 3 On Masterpiece "Episode Five"
Cassie and Sunny finally get closer to the truth and the case takes a devastating turn for Cassie. (Also 5/6 2AM, 5/7 4AM)
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife
Sister Hilda and the team work hard to help a Ghanaian family with an undiagnosed illness.
 
12:00AM  Call the Midwife (Also 5/7 2AM, 5/8 3AM)
 
  1:00AM  Les Miserables On Masterpiece (Also 5/7 3AM, 5/10 3:30PM)
 
  2:00AM  Unforgotten Season 3 On Masterpiece "Episode Five" (Also 5/7 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  Emilio And Gloria Estefan: The Library Of Congr
 
  4:30AM  PBS Previews: Chasing The Moon (Also 5/19 10:30PM, 5/20 2:30AM, 5/21 2:30AM, 5/21 5:30AM, 5/22 3AM, 5/24 2:30AM, 5/25 3AM)
 
  5:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Robot"
 

Monday | May 6
 
  7:00PM  The This Old House Hour "Brookline Mid-Century Modern House | Can We Cantil"
Tommy handles cantilevered roofs and snow cleats, while Richard solves venting and ductwork.
 
  8:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Churchill Downs Racetrack Hour 1"
A Twin Spires painted roof slate from around 1895 and a 1943 Picasso ink-on-paper are appraised. (Also 5/7 3:30PM, 5/8 5AM)
 
  9:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Billings, MT - Hour Two" (R)
Highlights include a 19th-century Japanese suit of armor and an 1825 Parisian gilt bronze plateau. (Also 5/7 5AM)
 
10:00PM  Independent Lens "Out Of State"
Two Native Hawaiians discover their indigenous traditions from a fellow inmate in an Arizona prison. (Also 5/7 1AM, 5/8 4AM, 5/9 3AM, 5/12 4AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Independent Lens "Out Of State" (Also 5/8 4AM, 5/9 3AM, 5/12 4AM)
 
  2:00AM  Call the Midwife (Also 5/8 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Les Miserables On Masterpiece (Also 5/10 3:30PM)
 
  4:00AM  Unforgotten Season 3 On Masterpiece "Episode Five"
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Billings, MT - Hour Two" (R)
 

Tuesday | May 7
 
  7:00PM  Born To Explore With Richard Wiese
A modern day Indiana Jones, host Richard Wiese takes viewers around the world in search of adventure, wildlife, and cultures untouched by modern civilization in BORN TO EXPLORE. Throughout the ...
 
  7:30PM  Weekends With Yankee "Old Things/New Hands"
Bangs Island Mussels, a fishery in Portland, Maine, and Vermont's Trapp Family Lodge are visited.
 
  8:00PM  Finding Your Roots "Reporting On The Reporters" (R)
Journalists Christiane Amanpour, Ann Curry and Lisa Ling discover stories within their family trees. (Also 5/9 5AM, 5/10 1AM, 5/11 4AM)
 
  9:00PM  Amelia Earhart: American Experience "Amelia Earhart"
When her plane disappeared without a trace, the "First Lady of the Air" instantly became a legend. (Also 5/8 1AM, 5/9 4AM, 5/10 2AM, 5/11 3AM)
 
10:00PM  Frontline "Trump's Trade War"
The inside story of President Trump's gamble to confront China over trade is presented. (Also 5/8 2AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Amelia Earhart: American Experience "Amelia Earhart" (Also 5/9 4AM, 5/10 2AM, 5/11 3AM)
 
  2:00AM  Frontline "Trump's Trade War"
 
  3:00AM  Call the Midwife
 
  4:00AM  Independent Lens "Out Of State" (Also 5/9 3AM, 5/12 4AM)
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Churchill Downs Racetrack Hour 1"
 

Wednesday | May 8
 
  7:00PM  Crossroads "Architectural Burlington"
With the help of Ray Zirbliss of the University of Vermont's Historic Preservation Society, Crossroads looks thorugh specific houses and their characteristics.
 
  7:30PM  Outdoor Journal "Game Cameras, Mud Creek WMA, Trap-and-Transfer" (R)
Game cameras help deer hunters; Mud Creek Wildlife Management Area; salmon trap-and-transfer program.
 
  8:00PM  Nature "Moose: Life of a Twig Eater" (R)
Follows a moose calf's first year of life in the Canadian Rockies. (Also 5/9 3:30PM, 5/10 4AM, 5/12 2AM)
 
  9:00PM  Nova "Inside The Megafire"
PBS' premier science series helps viewers of all ages explore the science behind the headlines. Along the way, NOVA programs demystify science and technology and highlight the people involved in ... (Also 5/9 1AM, 5/9 4:30PM, 5/10 5AM, 5/12 1AM)
 
10:00PM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Car"
The 9,000-year history of the car is explored, from its roots in dogsleds to Henry Ford's Model T. (Also 5/9 2AM, 5/10 3AM, 5/12 3AM, 5/13 5AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Inside The Megafire" (Also 5/9 4:30PM, 5/10 5AM, 5/12 1AM)
 
  2:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Car" (Also 5/10 3AM, 5/12 3AM, 5/13 5AM)
 
  3:00AM  Independent Lens "Out Of State" (Also 5/12 4AM)
 
  4:00AM  Amelia Earhart: American Experience "Amelia Earhart" (Also 5/10 2AM, 5/11 3AM)
 
  5:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Reporting On The Reporters" (R) (Also 5/10 1AM, 5/11 4AM)
 

Thursday | May 9
 
  7:00PM  Modified
A filmmaker and her mother embark on a journey to find out why GMOs are not labeled on food. (Also 5/12 2PM)
 
  8:30PM  John Denver: Country Boy (R)
The private life and public legacy of singer-songwriter and activist John Denver are explored. (Also 5/11 1PM)
 
10:00PM  Yellowstone Symphony (R)
Travel on a spectacular visual journey through the wonders of America's first national park.
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Reporting On The Reporters" (R) (Also 5/11 4AM)
 
  2:00AM  Amelia Earhart: American Experience "Amelia Earhart" (Also 5/11 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Car" (Also 5/12 3AM, 5/13 5AM)
 
  4:00AM  Nature "Moose: Life of a Twig Eater" (R) (Also 5/12 2AM)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Inside The Megafire" (Also 5/12 1AM)
 

Friday | May 10
 
  7:00PM  BBC Newsnight
Weekly round-up of international news includes interviews with opinion-makers and documentary features.
 
  7:30PM  Vermont This Week
Since 1982 Vermont This Week has been our signature public affairs series. Each week moderator Stewart Ledbetter is joined by three of Vermont's most insightful journalists to discuss not only ... (Also 5/12 11:30AM)
 
  8:00PM  Washington Week
WASHINGTON WEEK, PBS' longest-running public affairs series, features Washington's top journalists analyzing the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans. Robert Costa ... (Also 5/12 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
Join author, activist and political commentator Margaret Hoover for a public affairs talk show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas among the brightest minds and freshest voices from ... (Also 5/12 5:30AM)
 
  9:00PM  Live From Lincoln Center "Cynthia Erivo In Concert"
Enjoy an evening of song from actress and singer Cynthia Erivo, one of Broadway's brightest stars. (Also 5/11 1AM, 5/13 3AM)
 
10:00PM  Live From Lincoln Center "Andrew Rannells In Concert" (R)
Andrew Rannells brings his signature blend of vocal prowess and wry wit to a sparkling set of songs. (Also 5/11 2AM, 5/13 4AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Cynthia Erivo In Concert" (Also 5/13 3AM)
 
  2:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Andrew Rannells In Concert" (R) (Also 5/13 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  Amelia Earhart: American Experience "Amelia Earhart"
 
  4:00AM  Finding Your Roots "Reporting On The Reporters" (R)
 
  5:00AM  The This Old House Hour "Brookline Mid-Century Modern House | What's The Mi" (Also 5/13 7PM)
 

Saturday | May 11
 
  6:00AM  I'll Have It My Way With Hattie Bryant (R)
 
  7:30AM  Carpenters: Close to You (R) (Also 5/11 2:30PM)
 
  9:00AM  Food: What The Heck Should I Eat? With Mark Hym (R)
 
10:30AM  Keto Diet With Dr Josh Axe (Also 5/12 6AM)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Reimagining Italian-American Classics" (R)
 
  1:00PM  John Denver: Country Boy (R)
The private life and public legacy of singer-songwriter and activist John Denver are explored.
 
  2:30PM  Carpenters: Close to You (R)
The band's career is traced."Close to You," "Top of the World" and more are featured.
 
  4:00PM  Neil Diamond: Hot August Night IIi (R)
Neil Diamond's triumphant return to the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles in August 2012 is chronicled. (Also 5/30 9:30PM)
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  Father Brown "The Demise Of The Debutante"
Father Brown uncovers secrets, hypocrisy and murder at a finishing school for young ladies. Much to the disapproval of Mrs McCarthy, Father Brown attempts to support newly-single mother Nell Winford ...
 
  7:00PM  As Time Goes By "The House Next Door" (R)
Everyone is concerned when they hear noises from the empty house next door. (R)
 
  7:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "Seaside Fun" (R)
Hyacinth looks after an elderly lady and deals with an amorous Italian pensioner at the beach.
 
  8:00PM  Rev. (R)
The new vicar of a London parish is elated when his congregation quadruples. But some worshippers have ulterior motives.
 
  8:30PM  Upstart Crow "If You Prick Us, Do We Not Bleed?"
The greatest actor of the age, Wolf Hall, steps forward to play a character in Will's newest play.
 
  9:00PM  Doc Martin "Rescue Me" (R)
NEW SEASON! Life in Portwenn transpires to get in Martin's way as he questions if Louisa will come back to him. (Also 5/15 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Death In Paradise
Sent to the tiny island of Saint-Marie to solve a mysterious murder, Detective Inspector Richard Poole is a total fish out of water. A quintessentially British cop, he would much prefer the London ...
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "John Prine" (R)
The veteran musician performs songs from "The Tree of Forgiveness" as well as gems from his catalog.
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Mary Gauthier" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "They Call 'em 'bagas" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Inside The Megafire"
 
  2:00AM  Nature "Moose: Life of a Twig Eater" (R)
 
  3:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Car" (Also 5/13 5AM)
 
  4:00AM  Independent Lens "Out Of State"
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 

Sunday | May 12
 
  6:00AM  Keto Diet With Dr Josh Axe
 
  7:30AM  Dr. David Perlmutter's Whole Life Plan (R)
 
  9:30AM  Feel Better Fast And Make It Last With Daniel A (R)
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Rick Steves' Europe: Remote, Sacred, Wild (R) (Also 5/16 8:30PM)
 
12:30PM  Nature "Naledi: One Little Elephant" (R)
 
  2:00PM  Modified
A filmmaker and her mother embark on a journey to find out why GMOs are not labeled on food.
 
  3:30PM  Memory Rescue With Daniel Amen, M.d. (R)
Dr. Daniel Amen demonstrates ways to supercharge your memory and remember what matters most to you. (Also 5/18 7AM)
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  2017 World Dancesport Grandslam Series "World Dancesport Grandslam Series Standard Final I" (R)
Will a dark horse take home the championship, or will the runner-ups step into the limelight?
 
  7:00PM  The Great British Baking Show "Desserts" (R)
This week, bakers must create so-called "saucy puds," delicate cakes hiding a gooey filling.
 
  8:00PM  Call the Midwife
Mother Mildred decides it's time for Sister Frances to attend her first solo birth. (Also 5/13 12AM, 5/14 2:30AM)
 
  9:00PM  Les Miserables On Masterpiece
As revolution sweeps Paris, Valjean and Cosette hide out and Marius searches for Cosette. (Also 5/13 1AM, 5/14 3:30AM, 5/17 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Unforgotten Season 3 On Masterpiece "Episode Six"
Under the glare of media, the team race to find evidence to prove the identity of Hayley's killer. (Also 5/13 2AM, 5/14 4:30AM)
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife
The Turners oversee a measles vaccination trial while the team prepare for the Whitsun bank holiday.
 
12:00AM  Call the Midwife (Also 5/14 2:30AM)
 
  1:00AM  Les Miserables On Masterpiece (Also 5/14 3:30AM, 5/17 3:30PM)
 
  2:00AM  Unforgotten Season 3 On Masterpiece "Episode Six" (Also 5/14 4:30AM)
 
  3:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Cynthia Erivo In Concert"
 
  4:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Andrew Rannells In Concert" (R)
 
  5:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Car"
 

Monday | May 13
 
  7:00PM  The This Old House Hour "Brookline Mid-Century Modern House | What's The Mi"
Mark McCullough rebuilds the front wall while Tommy and Kevin visit the 2005 Cambridge project.
 
  8:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Churchill Downs Racetrack Hour 2"
Fantastic finds include a 1966 MGM Grinch figure and a Larson Bros. symphonic harp mandolin. (Also 5/14 3:30PM, 5/15 5AM, 5/18 2:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Billings, MT - Hour Three" (R)
A collection of ruby, diamond and jade rings and an 1843 artillery sword and belt are appraised. (Also 5/14 1:30AM, 5/16 3AM)
 
10:00PM  Independent Lens "Harvest Season"
Spend an agricultural year in Napa Valley as some of the world's most celebrated wines are made. (Also 5/15 3:30AM, 5/18 3AM)
 
11:30PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Twirl Girls
 
  1:30AM  Antiques Roadshow "Billings, MT - Hour Three" (R) (Also 5/16 3AM)
 
  2:30AM  Call the Midwife
 
  3:30AM  Les Miserables On Masterpiece (Also 5/17 3:30PM)
 
  4:30AM  Unforgotten Season 3 On Masterpiece "Episode Six"
 
  5:30AM  Emery Blagdon And His Healing Machine (R) (Also 5/15 3AM, 5/18 4:30AM, 5/27 4:30AM, 5/28 5:30AM, 5/31 2:30AM)
 

Tuesday | May 14
 
  7:00PM  Born To Explore With Richard Wiese
A modern day Indiana Jones, host Richard Wiese takes viewers around the world in search of adventure, wildlife, and cultures untouched by modern civilization in BORN TO EXPLORE. Throughout the ...
 
  7:30PM  Weekends With Yankee "Land And Sea"
Newport, Rhode Island, the rugged Bold Coast of Maine and a New England general store are featured.
 
  8:00PM  10 Modern Marvels That Changed America (R)
Take a whirlwind tour of engineering feats that made our civilization possible. (Also 5/15 4:30PM, 5/16 4AM, 5/17 1AM, 5/19 4AM)
 
  9:00PM  Annie Oakley: American Experience
Meet the Ohio sharpshooter who won fame and fortune in a man's world for never missing a shot. Born into poverty, the self-taught Oakley picked up a gun at age 15 not to become a superstar, but to ... (Also 5/15 1AM, 5/16 5AM, 5/17 2AM)
 
10:00PM  Frontline "One Day In Gaza"
Mass protests on the Israel-Gaza border led to one of the deadliest days in a generation. (Also 5/15 2AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Annie Oakley: American Experience (Also 5/16 5AM, 5/17 2AM)
 
  2:00AM  Frontline "One Day In Gaza"
 
  3:00AM  Emery Blagdon And His Healing Machine (R) (Also 5/18 4:30AM, 5/27 4:30AM, 5/28 5:30AM, 5/31 2:30AM)
 
  3:30AM  Independent Lens "Harvest Season" (Also 5/18 3AM)
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Churchill Downs Racetrack Hour 2" (Also 5/18 2:30PM)
 

Wednesday | May 15
 
  7:00PM  Crossroads "Fort Ti Ferry"
Go aboard the "Addie B", a Fort Ti Ferry, for a typical work day.
 
  7:30PM  Outdoor Journal "Shed Hunt, Pine Mountain WMA, Vermont Big Game Trophy Club" (R)
Collecting moose shed antlers; Pine Mountain Wildlife Management Area; Vermont Big Game Trophy Club's awards. (Also 5/18 9AM)
 
  8:00PM  Nature "Equus: Story Of The Horse: Origins" (R)
The relationship between man and his noble steed is almost as old as civilization itself. (Also 5/16 3:30PM, 5/17 4AM, 5/19 2AM)
 
  9:00PM  Nova "First Horse Warriors"
Archaeology and genetics reveal clues about the first horse riders and how they shaped the world. (Also 5/16 1AM, 5/16 4:30PM, 5/17 5AM, 5/19 1AM)
 
10:00PM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Rocket"
The history of the rocket is examined, including its role as a weapon of war and use by astronauts. (Also 5/16 2AM, 5/17 3AM, 5/19 3AM, 5/20 5AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Nova "First Horse Warriors" (Also 5/16 4:30PM, 5/17 5AM, 5/19 1AM)
 
  2:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Rocket" (Also 5/17 3AM, 5/19 3AM, 5/20 5AM)
 
  3:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Billings, MT - Hour Three" (R)
 
  4:00AM  10 Modern Marvels That Changed America (R) (Also 5/17 1AM, 5/19 4AM)
 
  5:00AM  Annie Oakley: American Experience (Also 5/17 2AM)
 

Thursday | May 16
 
  7:00PM  Burned: Are Trees The New Coal?
A film that takes a hard look at woody biomass, and its use as a "green" fuel source. (Also 5/19 2PM)
 
  8:30PM  Rick Steves' Europe: Remote, Sacred, Wild (R)
Rick Steves celebrate the wonder of the great outdoors and religious sites in Europe and beyond.
 
  9:00PM  Henry Louis Gates, Jr. - Uncovering America
Courtney B. Vance hosts this celebration of the renowned historian, author and filmmaker. (Also 5/19 3:30PM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  10 Modern Marvels That Changed America (R) (Also 5/19 4AM)
 
  2:00AM  Annie Oakley: American Experience
 
  3:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Rocket" (Also 5/19 3AM, 5/20 5AM)
 
  4:00AM  Nature "Equus: Story Of The Horse: Origins" (R) (Also 5/19 2AM)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "First Horse Warriors" (Also 5/19 1AM)
 

Friday | May 17
 
  7:00PM  BBC Newsnight
Weekly round-up of international news includes interviews with opinion-makers and documentary features.
 
  7:30PM  Vermont This Week Special "Report From Montpelier" (Also 5/19 11AM)
 
  8:30PM  Washington Week
WASHINGTON WEEK, PBS' longest-running public affairs series, features Washington's top journalists analyzing the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans. Robert Costa ... (Also 5/19 5AM)
 
  9:00PM  Live From Lincoln Center "Annaleigh Ashford In Concert"
The stunning provocateuse lends her vocals and comedic verve to an evening of mischievous fun. (Also 5/18 1AM, 5/20 3AM)
 
10:00PM  Live From Lincoln Center "Leslie Odom Jr. In Concert" (R)
The Tony winner and jazz vocalist brings his remarkable talent to this intimate performance. (Also 5/18 2AM, 5/20 4AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Annaleigh Ashford In Concert" (Also 5/20 3AM)
 
  2:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Leslie Odom Jr. In Concert" (R) (Also 5/20 4AM)
 
  3:00AM  Independent Lens "Harvest Season"
 
  4:30AM  Emery Blagdon And His Healing Machine (R) (Also 5/27 4:30AM, 5/28 5:30AM, 5/31 2:30AM)
 
  5:00AM  The This Old House Hour "Brookline Mid-Century Modern House | See Glass" (Also 5/20 7PM)
 

Saturday | May 18
 
  6:00AM  Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique "Pain Relief: Calf & Knee Strengthening" (R)
 
  6:30AM  Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique "Weight Loss: for Legs & Arms" (R)
 
  7:00AM  Memory Rescue With Daniel Amen, M.d. (R)
 
  9:00AM  Outdoor Journal "Shed Hunt, Pine Mountain WMA, Vermont Big Game Trophy Club" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Motorweek
 
10:00AM  Lidia's Kitchen "What's Baking"
 
10:30AM  Jamie's Quick & Easy Food
 
11:00AM  Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Television "Mexico Every Single Day" (R)
 
11:30AM  Martha Bakes "Cookies Of The Netherlands" (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Southern Specialties" (R)
 
  1:00PM  The Woodwright's Shop "Brian Boggs, Chairmaker" (R)
An Asheville artisan shows the secrets of the steam-bent green-wood chair.
 
  1:30PM  This Old House "Brookline Mid-Century Modern House | What's The Mi"
A century-old Puddingstone wall is rebuilt and trimless LED recessed lights are installed.
 
  2:00PM  This Old House "Brookline Mid-Century Modern House | See Glass"
Radiant heat is installed under the driveway, while the patio is installed in the front.
 
  2:30PM  Antiques Roadshow "Churchill Downs Racetrack Hour 2"
Fantastic finds include a 1966 MGM Grinch figure and a Larson Bros. symphonic harp mandolin.
 
  3:30PM  Ken Burns: The National Parks (R)
Explore the beauty and grandeur of our nation's magnificent parks, from Acadia to Yosemite,. (Also 5/20 3:30PM, 5/23 9PM)
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  Father Brown "The Darkest Noon"
The unexplained death of an unidentified man in St Mary's graveyard calls for investigation, but both Father Brown and Inspector Mallory have disappeared without a trace.
 
  7:00PM  As Time Goes By "A Surprise For Jean" (R)
Jean feels her life is mundane and uneventful and she wants Lionel to pep things up. (R)
 
  7:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "The Fancy Dressball" (R)
Hyacinth is concerned that her invitation to the Mayor's fancy dress ball hasn't been delivered.
 
  8:00PM  Rev. (R)
The vicar engages in a battle for his church with a charming evangelical priest who wants to shake things up.
 
  8:30PM  Upstart Crow "Sign No More"
Will and his friends come to Stratford and Will hopes for some peace and quiet so he can write.
 
  9:00PM  Doc Martin "The Shock of the New" (R)
Martin may have met his match after his first session with Dr. Rachel Timoney. (Also 5/22 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Death In Paradise
Sent to the tiny island of Saint-Marie to solve a mysterious murder, Detective Inspector Richard Poole is a total fish out of water. A quintessentially British cop, he would much prefer the London ...
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "St. Vincent" (R)
The groundbreaking singer-songwriter-guitarist and her band perform songs from "Masseducation."
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Flatt Lonesome" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "Gone Clamming, Part I" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "First Horse Warriors"
 
  2:00AM  Nature "Equus: Story Of The Horse: Origins" (R)
 
  3:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Rocket" (Also 5/20 5AM)
 
  4:00AM  10 Modern Marvels That Changed America (R)
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 

Sunday | May 19
 
  6:00AM  Body Electric (R)
 
  6:30AM  Body Electric (R)
 
  7:00AM  Sesame Street "The Happy To Be Me Club" (R)
 
  7:30AM  Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood "Miss Elaina Gets Hurt/Daniel Feels Better" (R)
 
  8:00AM  Pinkalicious & Peterrific "Lost Voice/Doll Hospital"
 
  8:30AM  Curious George "George's Photo Finish/Monkey Mystery Gift" (R)
 
  9:00AM  Let's Go Luna! "The Big Dig/Amazing Man" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Nature Cat "Breezy Rider/Swamp Thing" (R)
 
10:00AM  Ready Jet Go! "Mindy's Bedtime/Galileo, Galileo!" (R)
 
10:30AM  Wild Kratts "Attack Of The Tree Eating Aliens" (R)
 
11:00AM  Vermont This Week Special "Report From Montpelier"
 
12:00PM  Little Women On Masterpiece "Part One"
 
  1:00PM  Sing That Thing
Vocal groups from across New England, representing a wide range of musical genres from jazz to classical to doo-wop, compete in an eight-part choral competition.
 
  1:30PM  Sing That Thing
Vocal groups from across New England, representing a wide range of musical genres from jazz to classical to doo-wop, compete in an eight-part choral competition.
 
  2:00PM  Burned: Are Trees The New Coal?
A film that takes a hard look at woody biomass, and its use as a "green" fuel source.
 
  3:30PM  Henry Louis Gates, Jr. - Uncovering America
Courtney B. Vance hosts this celebration of the renowned historian, author and filmmaker.
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  Canine Soldiers: The Militarization Of Love (R)
The intimate bond between Military Working Dogs and their combat soldier handlers are explored.
 
  7:00PM  The Great British Baking Show "Pies & Tarts" (R)
Almost half-way through the baking competition, the remaining bakers face pies and tarts.
 
  8:00PM  Call the Midwife
Sister Hilda tries to give an ill patient her final wish. Valerie and Trixie testify in a court case. (Also 5/20 12AM, 5/21 3AM)
 
  9:00PM  Les Miserables On Masterpiece
Marius mans the barricades, where a hostile Valjean intercepts him. They end up fleeing together. (Also 5/20 1AM, 5/21 4AM, 5/24 3:30PM)
 
10:30PM  PBS Previews: Chasing The Moon (R)
A preview of the upcoming series from American Experience Chasing the Moon is showcased. (Also 5/20 2:30AM, 5/21 2:30AM, 5/21 5:30AM, 5/22 3AM, 5/24 2:30AM, 5/25 3AM)
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife
The team attempts to reunite an estranged mother and daughter who are both pregnant.
 
12:00AM  Call the Midwife (Also 5/21 3AM)
 
  1:00AM  Les Miserables On Masterpiece (Also 5/21 4AM, 5/24 3:30PM)
 
  2:30AM  PBS Previews: Chasing The Moon (R) (Also 5/21 2:30AM, 5/21 5:30AM, 5/22 3AM, 5/24 2:30AM, 5/25 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Annaleigh Ashford In Concert"
 
  4:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Leslie Odom Jr. In Concert" (R)
 
  5:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Rocket"
 

Monday | May 20
 
  7:00PM  The This Old House Hour "Brookline Mid-Century Modern House | See Glass"
Kevin learns how the glass and windows for the house are manufactured. Radiant heat is installed.
 
  8:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Churchill Downs Racetrack Hour 3"
Great appraisals include a Chinese gilt bronze Bodhisattva and a Nicolai Fechin oil portrait. (Also 5/21 3:30PM, 5/22 5AM, 5/25 2:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Norman Mineta And His Legacy: An American Story
Meet the statesman who served as cabinet secretary for Presidents Clinton and George W. Bush. (Also 5/21 1:30AM, 5/23 3AM)
 
10:00PM  Independent Lens "Wrestle"
Alabama high school wrestlers face challenges on and off the mat and pursue their goals with courage. (Also 5/22 3:30AM, 5/25 3:30AM)
 
11:30PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Bad Deal - My Vietnam War Story
 
  1:30AM  Norman Mineta And His Legacy: An American Story (Also 5/23 3AM)
 
  2:30AM  PBS Previews: Chasing The Moon (R) (Also 5/21 5:30AM, 5/22 3AM, 5/24 2:30AM, 5/25 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Call the Midwife
 
  4:00AM  Les Miserables On Masterpiece (Also 5/24 3:30PM)
 
  5:30AM  PBS Previews: Chasing The Moon (R) (Also 5/22 3AM, 5/24 2:30AM, 5/25 3AM)
 

Tuesday | May 21
 
  7:00PM  Born To Explore With Richard Wiese
A modern day Indiana Jones, host Richard Wiese takes viewers around the world in search of adventure, wildlife, and cultures untouched by modern civilization in BORN TO EXPLORE. Throughout the ...
 
  7:30PM  Weekends With Yankee "Fun"
Tamworth Distilling in New Hampshire's White Mountains and Little Fenway in Vermont are visited.
 
  8:00PM  10 Streets That Changed America (R)
A tour of engineering feats that made our civilization possible focuses on streets in America. (Also 5/22 4:30PM, 5/23 4AM, 5/24 1:30AM, 5/27 3:30AM)
 
  9:00PM  Emma Goldman: American Experience "Emma Goldman"
Explore the controversial life of the notorious lecturer, fearless writer and merciless publisher. (Also 5/22 1AM, 5/23 5AM)
 
10:00PM  Frontline "Supreme Revenge"
A look at the no-holds-barred war for control of the Supreme Court sheds light on partisan conflicts (Also 5/22 2AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Emma Goldman: American Experience "Emma Goldman" (Also 5/23 5AM)
 
  2:00AM  Frontline "Supreme Revenge"
 
  3:00AM  PBS Previews: Chasing The Moon (R) (Also 5/24 2:30AM, 5/25 3AM)
 
  3:30AM  Independent Lens "Wrestle" (Also 5/25 3:30AM)
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Churchill Downs Racetrack Hour 3" (Also 5/25 2:30PM)
 

Wednesday | May 22
 
  7:00PM  Crossroads "Mg Man"
Profiles Gerard Goguen and his performance showcase for the collection of MG sportscars. Also includes glimpses of his life as a Boston Symphony Musician.
 
  7:30PM  Outdoor Journal "Otter Creek Classic, Fairlee Marsh WMA, Yankee Sportsman Classic" (R)
Fly fishing "paper tournament" on Otter Creek; Yankee Sportsman's Classic; Fairlee Marsh Wildlife Management Area (Also 5/25 9AM)
 
  8:00PM  Nature "Equus: Story Of The Horse: Chasing The Wind" (R)
The relationship between humans and horses, which is almost as old as civilization, is explored. (Also 5/23 3:30PM, 5/24 4AM, 5/26 2AM)
 
  9:00PM  Nova "Lost Viking Army"
Bioarchaeologists investigate a ninth-century mass grave in a rural English village. (Also 5/23 1AM, 5/23 4:30PM, 5/24 5AM, 5/26 1AM)
 
10:00PM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Smartphone"
Dial in to the fascinating history of the smartphone, from its roots in Morse Code to the iPhone. (Also 5/23 2AM, 5/24 3AM, 5/26 3AM, 5/27 5AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Lost Viking Army" (Also 5/23 4:30PM, 5/24 5AM, 5/26 1AM)
 
  2:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Smartphone" (Also 5/24 3AM, 5/26 3AM, 5/27 5AM)
 
  3:00AM  Norman Mineta And His Legacy: An American Story
 
  4:00AM  10 Streets That Changed America (R) (Also 5/24 1:30AM, 5/27 3:30AM)
 
  5:00AM  Emma Goldman: American Experience "Emma Goldman"
 

Thursday | May 23
 
  7:00PM  Bridge Of Fire
A story of two potters, one from Marlboro, Vermont, the other from Japan. (Also 5/26 2PM)
 
  8:00PM  Aging Backwards 2 With Miranda Esmonde-White (R)
Miranda Esmonde-White uses n science to help put an end to this defeatist attitude towards aging. (Also 5/27 4:30PM)
 
  9:00PM  Ken Burns: The National Parks (R)
Explore the beauty and grandeur of our nation's magnificent parks, from Acadia to Yosemite,.
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Return To Normandy (R)
 
  1:30AM  10 Streets That Changed America (R) (Also 5/27 3:30AM)
 
  2:30AM  PBS Previews: Chasing The Moon (R) (Also 5/25 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Smartphone" (Also 5/26 3AM, 5/27 5AM)
 
  4:00AM  Nature "Equus: Story Of The Horse: Chasing The Wind" (R) (Also 5/26 2AM)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Lost Viking Army" (Also 5/26 1AM)
 

Friday | May 24
 
  7:00PM  BBC Newsnight
Weekly round-up of international news includes interviews with opinion-makers and documentary features.
 
  7:30PM  Vermont This Week
Since 1982 Vermont This Week has been our signature public affairs series. Each week moderator Stewart Ledbetter is joined by three of Vermont's most insightful journalists to discuss not only ... (Also 5/26 11:30AM)
 
  8:00PM  Washington Week
WASHINGTON WEEK, PBS' longest-running public affairs series, features Washington's top journalists analyzing the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans. Robert Costa ... (Also 5/26 5AM)
 
  8:30PM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
Join author, activist and political commentator Margaret Hoover for a public affairs talk show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas among the brightest minds and freshest voices from ... (Also 5/26 5:30AM, 5/26 11AM)
 
  9:00PM  Live From Lincoln Center "Megan Hilty In Concert"
The Tony-nominated star of Wicked performs musical theater favorites and classic standards. (Also 5/25 1AM, 5/26 4AM, 5/27 1:30AM, 5/28 4:30AM)
 
10:00PM  Live From Lincoln Center "Sutton Foster In Concert" (R)
Tony winner Sutton Foster brings her irresistible talent and effusive charm to the Appel Room. (Also 5/25 2AM, 5/27 2:30AM, 5/29 3AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  BBC World News
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Megan Hilty In Concert" (Also 5/26 4AM, 5/27 1:30AM, 5/28 4:30AM)
 
  2:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Sutton Foster In Concert" (R) (Also 5/27 2:30AM, 5/29 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  PBS Previews: Chasing The Moon (R)
 
  3:30AM  Independent Lens "Wrestle"
 
  5:00AM  The This Old House Hour "Brookline Mid-Century Modern House | Attack Of The" (Also 5/27 7PM)
 

Saturday | May 25
 
  6:00AM  Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique "Pain Relief: Focusing On Hips" (R)
 
  6:30AM  Classical Stretch: The Esmonde Technique "Weight Loss: Increase Your Range of Motion" (R)
 
  7:00AM  America's Home Cooking: Stuffed (R)
 
  9:00AM  Outdoor Journal "Otter Creek Classic, Fairlee Marsh WMA, Yankee Sportsman Classic" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Motorweek
 
10:00AM  Lidia's Kitchen "Summertime Fun"
 
10:30AM  Jamie's Quick & Easy Food
 
11:00AM  Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Television "Milk Street Suppers" (R)
 
11:30AM  Martha Bakes "Classic Italian Cookies" (R)
 
12:00PM  America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated
 
12:30PM  Cook's Country "Tri-State Treats" (R)
 
  1:00PM  The Woodwright's Shop "Combination Planes" (R)
Roy Underhill pits monster planes against their wooden ancestors.
 
  1:30PM  This Old House "Brookline Mid-Century Modern House | Attack Of The"
Work continues with giant porcelain tile, a hanging retro fireplace and modern kitchen cabinets.
 
  2:00PM  Ask This Old House "Humidity Mystery, Deck Staining"
Richard visits Orlando to diagnose and repair an HVAC system that's creating way too much humidity.
 
  2:30PM  Antiques Roadshow "Churchill Downs Racetrack Hour 3"
Great appraisals include a Chinese gilt bronze Bodhisattva and a Nicolai Fechin oil portrait.
 
  3:30PM  Rick Steves' Tasty Europe (R)
The travel expert shows how food is a prime ingredient in what defines cultures all across Europe.
 
  4:00PM  Rick Steves' European Travel Tips And Tricks (R)
Itinerary planning, avoiding crowds and more essential skills for smart European travel are shared.
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  Father Brown "The Sacrifice Of Tantalus"
When Mallory's pursuit of a fugitive ends in disaster, a familiar face returns to hunt the culprit. Alan Tylett, suspected of killing a police officer, is seen near Kembleford - and Inspector Mallory ...
 
  7:00PM  As Time Goes By "Pardon?" (R)
While Jean suspects that Lionel is going deaf, he's convinced that her eyes are failing. (R)
 
  7:30PM  Keeping Up Appearances "Hyacinth Is Alarmed" (R)
Richard forgets their anniversary and Hyacinth anticipates a gift which he has not bought her.
 
  8:00PM  Rev. (R)
Rev. Smallbone takes inspiration from Islam to oppose the opening of a local sex club opposite the school.
 
  8:30PM  Upstart Crow "The Most Unkindest Cut Of All"
Will has decided to write a play about the life of Julius Caesar. Burbage is hogging the limelight.
 
  9:00PM  Doc Martin "It's Good To Talk" (R)
Martin's therapist, Dr. Timoney, suggests that Martin and Louisa should have therapy as a couple. (Also 5/29 3:30PM)
 
10:00PM  Death In Paradise
Sent to the tiny island of Saint-Marie to solve a mysterious murder, Detective Inspector Richard Poole is a total fish out of water. A quintessentially British cop, he would much prefer the London ...
 
11:00PM  Austin City Limits "Lcd Soundsystem" (R)
The alternative rock band spotlights hits and songs from its comeback album American Dream.
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Brandi Carlile" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "Gone Clamming, Part II" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Lost Viking Army"
 
  2:00AM  Nature "Equus: Story Of The Horse: Chasing The Wind" (R)
 
  3:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Smartphone" (Also 5/27 5AM)
 
  4:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Megan Hilty In Concert" (Also 5/27 1:30AM, 5/28 4:30AM)
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover (Also 5/26 11AM)
 

Sunday | May 26
 
  6:00AM  Body Electric (R)
 
  6:30AM  Body Electric (R)
 
  7:00AM  Sesame Street "Shape Hunt" (R)
 
  7:30AM  Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood "Daniel Takes His Time/Sometime's It's Good To Go S" (R)
 
  8:00AM  Pinkalicious & Peterrific "Peterrific/Mother's Day Surprise"
 
  8:30AM  Curious George "The Man With The Monkey Hands/Whistle Pig Wednesday" (R)
 
  9:00AM  Let's Go Luna! "Hola Mariachi/Loco For Cocoa" (R)
 
  9:30AM  Nature Cat "Soil Turmoil/Wisteria Hysteria" (R)
 
10:00AM  Ready Jet Go! "Moon Circus/Every Day Is Earth Day" (R)
 
10:30AM  Wild Kratts "Bandito: The Black Footed Ferret" (R)
 
11:00AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
 
11:30AM  Vermont This Week
 
12:00PM  Little Women On Masterpiece "Part Two And Three"
 
  1:00PM  Sing That Thing
Vocal groups from across New England, representing a wide range of musical genres from jazz to classical to doo-wop, compete in an eight-part choral competition.
 
  1:30PM  Sing That Thing
Vocal groups from across New England, representing a wide range of musical genres from jazz to classical to doo-wop, compete in an eight-part choral competition.
 
  2:00PM  Bridge Of Fire
A story of two potters, one from Marlboro, Vermont, the other from Japan.
 
  3:00PM  Concert For George (R)
Celebrate George Harrison's life in this 2002 memorial concert with Paul McCartney and Tom Petty.
 
  5:30PM  PBS Newshour Weekend
PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND features a summary of the day's national and international news, using renowned experts to offer analysis. Each weekend broadcast will contain original, in-depth field reporting ...
 
  6:00PM  Pearl Harbor - USS Oklahoma - The Final Story (R)
The USS Oklahoma, the only battleship to capsize during the Pearl Harbor attack, is explored.
 
  7:00PM  The Great British Baking Show "Continental Cakes" (R)
For the Signature, bakers are asked to make Yeast-leavened Cakes. Their work is cut out for them.
 
  8:00PM  National Memorial Day Concert
American men and women in uniform are honored with performances by the National Symphony Orchestra. (Also 5/26 9:30PM, 5/27 12AM, 5/28 3AM)
 
  9:30PM  National Memorial Day Concert
American men and women in uniform are honored with performances by the National Symphony Orchestra. (Also 5/27 12AM, 5/28 3AM)
 
11:00PM  Call the Midwife
A pregnant woman's husband begins experiencing inexplicable pain similar to her symptoms.
 
12:00AM  National Memorial Day Concert (Also 5/28 3AM)
 
  1:30AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Megan Hilty In Concert" (Also 5/28 4:30AM)
 
  2:30AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Sutton Foster In Concert" (R) (Also 5/29 3AM)
 
  3:30AM  10 Streets That Changed America (R)
 
  4:30AM  Emery Blagdon And His Healing Machine (R) (Also 5/28 5:30AM, 5/31 2:30AM)
 
  5:00AM  Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed The World "The Smartphone"
 

Monday | May 27
 
  7:00PM  The This Old House Hour "Brookline Mid-Century Modern House | Attack Of The"
Mark Ferrante lays large format tile in the living room and the Key West project is visited.
 
  8:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Biloxi, MS - Hour One" (R)
An 1899 Buffalo Bill poster and bronze sculpture of dancers from the Russian Ballet are discovered. (Also 5/28 3:30PM, 5/29 5AM)
 
  9:00PM  Antiques Roadshow "Biloxi, MS - Hour Two" (R)
Amazing finds include a sword used in the Revolutionary War and an1811 silk-on-silk embroidery. (Also 5/28 1AM)
 
10:00PM  Going To War (R)
This documentary takes us inside the experience of battle and reveals the experiences of soldiers. (Also 5/28 2AM, 5/29 4AM, 5/31 3AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Biloxi, MS - Hour Two" (R)
 
  2:00AM  Going To War (R) (Also 5/29 4AM, 5/31 3AM)
 
  3:00AM  National Memorial Day Concert
 
  4:30AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Megan Hilty In Concert"
 
  5:30AM  Emery Blagdon And His Healing Machine (R) (Also 5/31 2:30AM)
 

Tuesday | May 28
 
  7:00PM  Born To Explore With Richard Wiese
A modern day Indiana Jones, host Richard Wiese takes viewers around the world in search of adventure, wildlife, and cultures untouched by modern civilization in BORN TO EXPLORE. Throughout the ...
 
  7:30PM  Weekends With Yankee "Farms And Foraging"
Woodstock Inn and Resort's Kelly Way Gardens and the beaches of Block Island are visited.
 
  8:00PM  Rachel Carson: American Experience (R)
The groundbreaking writings of Rachel Carson revolutionized our relationship to the natural world. (Also 5/30 4AM)
 
10:00PM  Frontline "Sex Trafficking In America"
Exposing the hidden reality of sex trafficking, inside a police unit and a victim's harrowing story. Filmed over three years, an up-close look at how victims are groomed and sold and innovative ways ... (Also 5/29 2AM)
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Andes: Kingdoms Of The Sky (R)
 
  2:00AM  Frontline "Sex Trafficking In America"
 
  3:00AM  Live From Lincoln Center "Sutton Foster In Concert" (R)
 
  4:00AM  Going To War (R) (Also 5/31 3AM)
 
  5:00AM  Antiques Roadshow "Biloxi, MS - Hour One" (R)
 

Wednesday | May 29
 
  7:00PM  Crossroads "Jean Bean"
Join Don Choiniere and Jean Bean for a typical sunday at Middlebury's Sod Buster's Club.
 
  7:30PM  Outdoor Journal "Fly Fishing Camp, Paddle Boarding, Steam Mill Brook WMA, Baby Turtle Release" (R)
Baby spiny softshell turtles released; Lake Champlain stand-up paddleboarding; fly-fishing teens at Quimby Country.
 
  8:00PM  Nature "Soul of the Elephant" (R)
The lives, great migrations and interesting encounters of two bull elephants are showcased. (Also 5/30 3:30PM, 5/31 4AM)
 
  9:00PM  Nova "Inside Einstein's Mind" (R)
Einstein's simple but powerful ideas that reshaped our understanding of gravity are examined. (Also 5/30 1:30AM, 5/30 4:30PM, 5/31 5AM)
 
10:00PM  Light Falls
Physicist Brian Greene uncovers how Albert Einstein developed his theory of relativity. (Also 5/30 2:30AM, 5/31 1AM)
 
11:30PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Ambassadors Of The Sky (R)
 
  1:30AM  Nova "Inside Einstein's Mind" (R) (Also 5/30 4:30PM, 5/31 5AM)
 
  2:30AM  Light Falls (Also 5/31 1AM)
 
  4:00AM  Rachel Carson: American Experience (R)
 

Thursday | May 30
 
  7:00PM  Wolf Kahn Landscape Painter And Wolf Kahn At Ni
Wolf Kahn: Landscape Painter is a portrait of the renowned Vermont landscape painter. We accompany landscape painter and Vermonter Wolf Kahn to Niagara Falls.
 
  7:30PM  Profile "Wolf Kahn" (R)
Fran Stoddard interviews Wolf Khan of Brattleboro, Vt., and New York City, artist, teacher and writer whose landscapes are among America's best loved contemporary paintings.
 
  8:00PM  Engelbert Humperdinck In Hawaii (My Music) (R)
The legendary King of Romance croons classic hits and love songs from his 50-year career.
 
  9:30PM  Neil Diamond: Hot August Night IIi (R)
Neil Diamond's triumphant return to the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles in August 2012 is chronicled.
 
11:00PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Nightly Business Report
 
12:30AM  NHK Newsline
 
  1:00AM  Light Falls
 
  2:30AM  Emery Blagdon And His Healing Machine (R)
 
  3:00AM  Going To War (R)
 
  4:00AM  Nature "Soul of the Elephant" (R)
 
  5:00AM  Nova "Inside Einstein's Mind" (R)
 

Friday | May 31
 
  7:00PM  BBC Newsnight
Weekly round-up of international news includes interviews with opinion-makers and documentary features.
 
  7:30PM  Vermont This Week
Since 1982 Vermont This Week has been our signature public affairs series. Each week moderator Stewart Ledbetter is joined by three of Vermont's most insightful journalists to discuss not only ...
 
  8:00PM  Washington Week
WASHINGTON WEEK, PBS' longest-running public affairs series, features Washington's top journalists analyzing the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans. Robert Costa ...
 
  8:30PM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover
Join author, activist and political commentator Margaret Hoover for a public affairs talk show that delivers a civil and engaging contest of ideas among the brightest minds and freshest voices from ...
 
  9:00PM  Monrovia, Indiana
A view of daily life in Monrovia, Indiana provides an understanding of a rural American way of life.
 
11:30PM  Amanpour And Company
Christiane Amanpour leads wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and ...
 
12:00AM  Bluegrass Underground "Tim O'brien" (R)
 
12:30AM  A Chef's Life "Two-Mato" (R)
 
  1:00AM  Nova "Beyond Pluto"
 
  2:00AM  Nature "Fox Tales" (R)
 
  3:00AM  Symphony For Nature: The Britt Orchestra At Cra
 
  3:30AM  Great Performances "From Vienna: The New Year's Celebration 2019"
 
  5:00AM  Washington Week
 
  5:30AM  Firing Line With Margaret Hoover