A 1900 folk art ship model bought at a yard sale and a gaming table bought for $25 are showcased.
Martin Clunes: Horse Power
Sun, 06/24/2012 - 8:00pm
Martin Clunes is on the road again, traveling to Italy, Warwick Castle, a rodeo in the U.S. and the Sioux Indians in South Dakota. Martin's final journey is to one of the remotest parts of Central Asia to meet some of the world’s greatest horse people. He experiences life amongst the nomadic Kazakh tribes people, virtually unchanged since they first harnessed the power of the horse 6,000 years ago. Nowhere on earth is there a culture still so utterly reliant on the horse.
Sat, 06/23/2012 - 9:00pm
P.C. Penhale has an unexpected visitor — his ex-wife Maggie. When he tries to tell her they are no longer married she accuses him of over-reacting. He realizes she is clearly not well, and tries discreetly to ask Dr. Ellingham about her symptoms. Meanwhile the baby is STILL un-named and time is running out.
P. Allen Smith’s Garden to Table
Sat, 06/23/2012 - 12:00pm
New season features ways to live and eat green with growing tips, seasonal recipes and decorating ideas designed to help viewers incorporate the garden-to-table concept into their lifestyle. Allen again offers exciting ways to blur the line between the gardening and dining experience.
Thu, 06/21/2012 - 8:00pm
On June 19th, 1972, the first hurricane of the season, Agnes, crossed over the Florida Panhandle and quickly headed back out to sea. With sustained winds of just over 75 miles per hour, Agnes was considered a low level threat by most weather experts. They were wrong. By June 22nd, the remnants of Agnes stalled over the northeastern United States, dumping up to 22 inches of rain in some areas, including the Elmira/Corning region of New York.
Sew It All
Sat, 06/23/2012 - 8:30am
Hosted by Ellen March, Sew It All teaches a fundamental sewing technique and a quick-and-easy project that utilizes the technique. You’ll learn how to make the most out of your sewing machine investment , and you’ll expand your machine’s capabilities by using different attachments, feet, stitches and great products that make sewing much easier than ever before.
Thu, 06/21/2012 - 10:30pm
Filmed over 20 years by acclaimed documentarian Jennifer Fox, program chronicles the epic story of exiled Tibetan Buddhist master Chögyal Namkhai Norbu and his Western-born son, Yeshi. As Norbu rises as a teacher in the West, Yeshi, recognized from birth as the reincarnation of a famed Buddhist master, breaks away to embrace the modern world. Can the father convince his son to keep the family’s spiritual legacy alive?
Thu, 06/21/2012 - 9:30pm
Upstate New York has many of the same resources - and challenges - as other regions in the Northeastern U.S. and Canada. First, we'll go south to Pennsylvania, where shale gas has given a boost to the economy - but not without a price. Next, we'll cross the border to Canada- a country that's emerged relatively unscathed from the recent recession. We'll contrast the two sides of Niagara Falls. Canadians have successfully cashed in on this natural wonder, while New York struggles.
Inside Nature’s Giants
Wed, 06/20/2012 - 10:00pm
The team travels to New Zealand to examine one of the biggest yet most mysterious animals on Earth — the giant squid. Delving into its three hearts, razor sharp beak, tooth-covered tentacles and bizarre reproductive system, the team explores the anatomy of a deep-sea alien that’s never been observed in the wild.
Queen Victoria’s Empire
Tue, 06/19/2012 - 8:00pm
“Engines of Change”: This episode explores the changes brought to Britain by the industrial revolution.
“Passage to India”: In the 1850s, one half of the world’s industrial goods are made in Britain, and steamships take British exports and families to far corners of the globe. In India, the clash of Victorian values and Indian culture explodes.