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  • Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at 10:30 p.m. on KPBS 2 / On demand now with PBS Video App. Father Greg Boyle founded Homeboy Industries in Los Angeles as a means of improving the lives of former gang members. Now it’s one of the most successful organizations for gang intervention, rehabilitation and re-entry programs in the world.
  • Premieres Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 9 p.m. and Sunday, May 22 at 2 p.m. on KPBS TV + May 22 at 9 p.m. on KPBS 2 / On demand with PBS Video App. When the colossal Ever Given container ship crashed into the bank of the Suez Canal in March 2021, international supply chains ground to a halt. How could such a disaster happen? And can the investigation help prevent future accidents?
  • Sunday, May 15, 2022 at 11:30 a.m. on KPBS TV / On demand. No space is too small or too oddly-shaped for a thriving garden! Whether you have a zero-radius lot, an intimate patio, or just a balcony several stories off the ground, you might be surprised at some of the clever design tricks you can use to create growing space almost anywhere.
  • Premieres Wednesdays, May 18 and 25 at 10 p.m. on KPBS TV / On demand with PBS Video App. Explore the magnificent eastern region of Colombia, a land defined by two powerful rivers: the Orinoco and the Amazon. Along the way, meet amazing wildlife, including jaguars, capybaras, anacondas, and pygmy marmosets, the world's smallest monkeys.
  • Premieres Monday, May 16, 2022 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV + Wednesday, May 18 at 8 p.m. on KPBS 2 / On demand with PBS Video App. Discover more standout treasures including a Tony Walton "Mary Poppins" design sketch, an astronaut signed Mercury Project book, and a Gallet flying officer "Red Tail" chronograph. Which one is up to $100,000?
  • Premieres Monday, May 16, 2022 at 11 p.m. on KPBS TV / On demand with PBS Video App. Following three Indigenous students, Scenes from the Glittering World is a meditation on adolescence, trauma, and the power of connecting with an isolated Navajo homeland.
  • Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 2 p.m. on KPBS TV / On demand with PBS Video App. Test cook Lan Lam makes a show stopping Cranberry Curd Tart with Almond Crust. Test cook Keith Dresser makes Wheat Berry Salad with Radicchio, Dried Cherries, and Pecans. Also, a taste test of blue cheeses, and eco-friendly gadgets.
  • Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 1:30 p.m. on KPBS TV / On demand with PBS Video App. Christopher Kimball travels to Mexico City to learn favorite dinner recipes from cooking school instructor Esmeralda Brinn and Adriana Luna, chef at La Cocina de Mi Mam in the Coyoacan market. Back in the kitchen, recipes include: a layered Chicken, Salsa Verde and Tortilla Casserole (Pastel Azteca), and Pork in Veracruz Sauce (Puntas a la Veracruzana), a skillet dish of thinly sliced pork with a tomato, olive and caper sauce.
  • Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 1 p.m. on KPBS TV / On demand with KPBS Video App. Wagyu, “Japanese cow” literally, was once an obscure cattle breed from Japan. Today, it’s on restaurant menus and in butcher shops around the world. Get ready for a sumptuous Japanese A5 Rib-Eye with sesame salt and grilled rice cakes, followed by wagyu steak tomahawks with fire-roasted marrow. Then feast your eyes on wagyu smash burgers with parmesan crisps.
  • Premieres Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV / On demand with PBS Video App. The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, a PBS music special, honors singer-songwriter Lionel Richie, as he receives the distinguished honor from the Library of Congress.

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