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NBC SAT AM TIME SCHEDULE as of: 07/06/2020 Monday July 6, 2020 - Sunday July 26, 2020

"THE CHAMPION WITHIN"

"GOING FOR GOLD: DOWN BUT NEVER OUT (HOC412)"

REPEAT

07/11/2020 (09:30AM - 10:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on The Champion Within: Going for Gold, host Lauren Thompson takes us on an inspirational journey around the world of sports and gets us ready for the upcoming Olympic Games. We first meet Megan Blunk, the fearless leader of the U.S. wheelchair basketball team who is making sure her message gets outside the locker room. Then we meet Rayshon Payton, who is taking the lessons he learned on the golf course to Capitol Hill, where he begins his journey to make a difference in the world. Next, we witness how Tatyana McFadden's unbelievable will to become great has served her throughout her career and learn how it started on day one in the most humbling of circumstances. Plus, Brad Snyder leads us to the pool where he is inspiring everyone who witnesses his greatness, even after losing his vision during his deployment overseas.

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"THE CHAMPION WITHIN"

"GOING FOR GOLD: DOWN BUT NEVER OUT (HOC412)"

REPEAT

07/11/2020 (09:30AM - 10:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on The Champion Within: Going for Gold, host Lauren Thompson takes us on an inspirational journey around the world of sports and gets us ready for the upcoming Olympic Games. We first meet Megan Blunk, the fearless leader of the U.S. wheelchair basketball team who is making sure her message gets outside the locker room. Then we meet Rayshon Payton, who is taking the lessons he learned on the golf course to Capitol Hill, where he begins his journey to make a difference in the world. Next, we witness how Tatyana McFadden's unbelievable will to become great has served her throughout her career and learn how it started on day one in the most humbling of circumstances. Plus, Brad Snyder leads us to the pool where he is inspiring everyone who witnesses his greatness, even after losing his vision during his deployment overseas.

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"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"ZANZIBAR (EDD209)"

07/11/2020 (10:00AM - 10:30AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us to the coast of East Africa to the Zanzibar Archipelago. We'll explore the lush beaches and beautiful reefs that are full of exotic mammals, crustaceans and fish. From the small fiddler crabs on Chumbe Island to the massive whale sharks just off the coast, we'll discover what makes the wildlife in Zanzibar so fascinating.




 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"ZANZIBAR (EDD209)"

REPEAT

07/11/2020 (10:00AM - 10:30AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us to the coast of East Africa to the Zanzibar Archipelago. We'll explore the lush beaches and beautiful reefs that are full of exotic mammals, crustaceans and fish. From the small fiddler crabs on Chumbe Island to the massive whale sharks just off the coast, we'll discover what makes the wildlife in Zanzibar so fascinating.




 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"AMAZON RIVER ISLANDS (EDD210)"

07/11/2020 (10:30AM - 11:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer leads us to the heart of South America to explore the Amazon River Islands. Life on these islands benefit from the Amazon and Orinoco Rivers, as well as the rich rainforest that dominates the northeast region of South America. From high-flying squirrel monkeys to slow-moving sloths, we will explore what makes the Amazon River Islands such a fascinating region of the world.


 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"AMAZON RIVER ISLANDS (EDD210)"

REPEAT

07/11/2020 (10:30AM - 11:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer leads us to the heart of South America to explore the Amazon River Islands. Life on these islands benefit from the Amazon and Orinoco Rivers, as well as the rich rainforest that dominates the northeast region of South America. From high-flying squirrel monkeys to slow-moving sloths, we will explore what makes the Amazon River Islands such a fascinating region of the world.


 

"CONSUMER 101"

"PRECIOUS CARGO (CNR215)"

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07/11/2020 (11:00AM - 11:30AM) (Saturday) : Host Jack Rico gets a firsthand look at how car seats are tested for safety and learns how to install a car seat with some expert advice. And, while on vacation at a lake house, Jack discovers the benefits of a DIY home security system. Then, the clock is ticking as Jack and a Consumer Reports expert enter a game show and race to become healthier in a snap.


 

"CONSUMER 101"

"PRECIOUS CARGO (CNR215)"

REPEAT

07/11/2020 (11:00AM - 11:30AM) (Saturday) : Host Jack Rico gets a firsthand look at how car seats are tested for safety and learns how to install a car seat with some expert advice. And, while on vacation at a lake house, Jack discovers the benefits of a DIY home security system. Then, the clock is ticking as Jack and a Consumer Reports expert enter a game show and race to become healthier in a snap.


 

"ROOTS LESS TRAVELED"

"CONNECTING TO WHALERS (RLT107)"

REPEAT

07/11/2020 (11:30AM - 12:00PM) (Saturday) : Host Faruq Tauheed takes brother and sister Ashley and Elliott back to their grandparents’ hometown of Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts. During their trip, they get a sailing lesson and learn that their fifth great-grandfather Henry Osborn was taken prisoner on a boat in the Revolutionary War. While feasting on lobster, they discover that their third great-grandfather Samuel Osborn went from debtor’s prison to owning a fleet of whaling ships. A surprise visit from their parents allows them to share their found history.


 

"ROOTS LESS TRAVELED"

"CONNECTING TO WHALERS (RLT107)"

REPEAT

07/11/2020 (11:30AM - 12:00PM) (Saturday) : Host Faruq Tauheed takes brother and sister Ashley and Elliott back to their grandparents’ hometown of Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts. During their trip, they get a sailing lesson and learn that their fifth great-grandfather Henry Osborn was taken prisoner on a boat in the Revolutionary War. While feasting on lobster, they discover that their third great-grandfather Samuel Osborn went from debtor’s prison to owning a fleet of whaling ships. A surprise visit from their parents allows them to share their found history.


 

"VETS SAVING PETS"

"HEADS OR TAILS (VSP224)"

ORIGINAL

07/11/2020 (12:00PM - 12:30PM) (Saturday) : The VEC is in for a mouthful when Elvira the alligator is brought in with restricted jaw mobility. Swallowed coins could be giving Elvira toxicity, but it's up to Dr. Sharon French and the rest of the team to solve the issue while Elvira is sedated. Then, after Arnold the mastiff's happy tail-wagging leads to numerous tail injuries, Dr. Devon Boyd and his owner determine it's best to

amputate a portion of the excitable appendage. Later, Dr. Debbie James receives an aging Jack Russell terrier named Dean that turns out to have bigger neurological problems than she thought.




 

"VETS SAVING PETS"

"HEADS OR TAILS (VSP224)"

ORIGINAL

07/11/2020 (12:00PM - 12:30PM) (Saturday) : The VEC is in for a mouthful when Elvira the alligator is brought in with restricted jaw mobility. Swallowed coins could be giving Elvira toxicity, but it's up to Dr. Sharon French and the rest of the team to solve the issue while Elvira is sedated. Then, after Arnold the mastiff's happy tail-wagging leads to numerous tail injuries, Dr. Devon Boyd and his owner determine it's best to

amputate a portion of the excitable appendage. Later, Dr. Debbie James receives an aging Jack Russell terrier named Dean that turns out to have bigger neurological problems than she thought.




 

"THE CHAMPION WITHIN"

"GOING FOR GOLD: GYM JAMS (HOC413)"

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07/18/2020 (09:30AM - 10:00AM) (Saturday) :

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"THE CHAMPION WITHIN"

"GOING FOR GOLD: GYM JAMS (HOC413)"

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07/18/2020 (09:30AM - 10:00AM) (Saturday) :

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"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"ANDES (EDD211)"

07/18/2020 (10:00AM - 10:30AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us to the peak of South America to the Andes Mountains. The tumultuous weather and treacherous heights have caused many unusual animals to form specialized behaviors in order to survive. We'll explore what life is like for the descendants of the Incas, as well as the animals that call the Andes Mountains home.


 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"ANDES (EDD211)"

REPEAT

07/18/2020 (10:00AM - 10:30AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us to the peak of South America to the Andes Mountains. The tumultuous weather and treacherous heights have caused many unusual animals to form specialized behaviors in order to survive. We'll explore what life is like for the descendants of the Incas, as well as the animals that call the Andes Mountains home.


 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"PHILIPPINES REVISITED (EDD212)"

07/18/2020 (10:30AM - 11:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us back to the Philippines where we will find some of the most fascinating wildlife in the animal kingdom. We'll head to the mangrove forests, where people still call home and use the rivers and streams as a means of transportation, food and fun. We will also head to the trees where macaques play and where tree nymphs turn into beautiful butterflies.




 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"PHILIPPINES REVISITED (EDD212)"

REPEAT

07/18/2020 (10:30AM - 11:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us back to the Philippines where we will find some of the most fascinating wildlife in the animal kingdom. We'll head to the mangrove forests, where people still call home and use the rivers and streams as a means of transportation, food and fun. We will also head to the trees where macaques play and where tree nymphs turn into beautiful butterflies.




 

"CONSUMER 101"

"IF CARS COULD TALK (CNR216)"

REPEAT

07/18/2020 (11:00AM - 11:30AM) (Saturday) : Host Jack Rico ventures out into the real world with a Consumer Reports expert to find out firsthand how they test cars, and what he hears is a bit of surprise. Then we meet Tidy Bree, who helps people keep their spaces free of clutter. But can she help Jack clean up his online life and keep his data safe?




 

"CONSUMER 101"

"IF CARS COULD TALK (CNR216)"

REPEAT

07/18/2020 (11:00AM - 11:30AM) (Saturday) : Host Jack Rico ventures out into the real world with a Consumer Reports expert to find out firsthand how they test cars, and what he hears is a bit of surprise. Then we meet Tidy Bree, who helps people keep their spaces free of clutter. But can she help Jack clean up his online life and keep his data safe?




 

"ROOTS LESS TRAVELED"

"CONNECTING TO MILLIONS (RLT105)"

REPEAT

07/18/2020 (11:30AM - 12:00PM) (Saturday) : Host Faruq Tauheed takes uncle and nephew Al and Jr. on an ancestral trip to Havana, Cuba, where Al learns that his grandfather Joseph Barlow owned and developed 34 blocks of downtown Havana, including the now-famous suburban neighborhood Buena Vista. But due to an unfortunate turn of fate, Joseph Barlow lost his riches in a political coup. As the two men connect over their own entrepreneurship, they learn where their family’s resilience came from.




 

"ROOTS LESS TRAVELED"

"CONNECTING TO MILLIONS (RLT105)"

REPEAT

07/18/2020 (11:30AM - 12:00PM) (Saturday) : Host Faruq Tauheed takes uncle and nephew Al and Jr. on an ancestral trip to Havana, Cuba, where Al learns that his grandfather Joseph Barlow owned and developed 34 blocks of downtown Havana, including the now-famous suburban neighborhood Buena Vista. But due to an unfortunate turn of fate, Joseph Barlow lost his riches in a political coup. As the two men connect over their own entrepreneurship, they learn where their family’s resilience came from.




 

"VETS SAVING PETS"

"LIKE PULLING TEETH (VSP225)"

ORIGINAL

07/18/2020 (12:00PM - 12:30PM) (Saturday) : After discovering a tooth abscess in elderly feline Ginny, Dr. Sharon French enlists the help of Dr. Regan Williams to make sure Ginny's heart can safely endure the anesthesia required for the dental surgery. Then, deaf dalmatian Snickers displays chaotic running and experiences seizures. It's up to Dr. Susan Cochrane to examine him for epilepsy or possibly brain tumors. Later, a spaniel named Begley is brought to Dr. Regan Williams for an ultrasound. Is the resulting heart murmur normal for this energetic puppy, or could it be something more troublesome?




 

"VETS SAVING PETS"

"LIKE PULLING TEETH (VSP225)"

ORIGINAL

07/18/2020 (12:00PM - 12:30PM) (Saturday) : After discovering a tooth abscess in elderly feline Ginny, Dr. Sharon French enlists the help of Dr. Regan Williams to make sure Ginny's heart can safely endure the anesthesia required for the dental surgery. Then, deaf dalmatian Snickers displays chaotic running and experiences seizures. It's up to Dr. Susan Cochrane to examine him for epilepsy or possibly brain tumors. Later, a spaniel named Begley is brought to Dr. Regan Williams for an ultrasound. Is the resulting heart murmur normal for this energetic puppy, or could it be something more troublesome?




 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"BEST OF: SOUTH AMERICA (EDD213)"

07/25/2020 (10:00AM - 10:30AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, we head back to South America to visit some of our favorite animals. We'll start in Venezuela, where the Orinoco River provides a home for people and animals – such as pumas, egrets and crocodiles. We'll also head to the Amazon rainforest where life is bursting at every turn. From red howler monkeys to harpy eagles, the Amazon rainforest provides us with some of the most fascinating animals on Earth.


 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"BEST OF: SOUTH AMERICA (EDD213)"

REPEAT

07/25/2020 (10:00AM - 10:30AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, we head back to South America to visit some of our favorite animals. We'll start in Venezuela, where the Orinoco River provides a home for people and animals – such as pumas, egrets and crocodiles. We'll also head to the Amazon rainforest where life is bursting at every turn. From red howler monkeys to harpy eagles, the Amazon rainforest provides us with some of the most fascinating animals on Earth.


 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"BEST OF: ISLANDS (EDD214)"

07/25/2020 (10:30AM - 11:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, we venture back to some of our favorite islands from around the world. We start in South America, home to the Amazon River Islands that are full of wildlife. From red howlers to squirrel monkeys, the trees on these islands are full of furry creatures. We'll then head to Southeast Asia, where the Philippines are full of unbelievable insects. We'll even get a firsthand look at a tree nymph becoming a butterfly, but its new life gets off to a sticky start.




 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"BEST OF: ISLANDS (EDD214)"

REPEAT

07/25/2020 (10:30AM - 11:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, we venture back to some of our favorite islands from around the world. We start in South America, home to the Amazon River Islands that are full of wildlife. From red howlers to squirrel monkeys, the trees on these islands are full of furry creatures. We'll then head to Southeast Asia, where the Philippines are full of unbelievable insects. We'll even get a firsthand look at a tree nymph becoming a butterfly, but its new life gets off to a sticky start.




 

"CONSUMER 101"

"TOW AWAY (CNR217)"

REPEAT

07/25/2020 (11:00AM - 11:30AM) (Saturday) : Host Jack Rico discovers the ins and outs of towing boats, trailers and more as he prepares for a day on the water. Then Jack is joined by teenaged Olivia for a test drive of strollers! And, with the help of a Consumer Reports expert, Jack learns all about choosing the right mattress to help get a good night's sleep.




 

"CONSUMER 101"

"TOW AWAY (CNR217)"

REPEAT

07/25/2020 (11:00AM - 11:30AM) (Saturday) : Host Jack Rico discovers the ins and outs of towing boats, trailers and more as he prepares for a day on the water. Then Jack is joined by teenaged Olivia for a test drive of strollers! And, with the help of a Consumer Reports expert, Jack learns all about choosing the right mattress to help get a good night's sleep.




 

"ROOTS LESS TRAVELED"

"CONNECTING TO PURPLE HEART (RLT102)"

07/25/2020 (11:30AM - 12:00PM) (Saturday) : Host Faruq Tauheed takes the 80-year-old dancing grandpa and grandson Evan and Scott to Billings, Montana. There they learn that Evan's great-grandfather was an integral part of the U.S. western states expansion of 1862 and had cultivated a 160-acre farm. But closer to Evan's heart, he learns that two of his uncles, who he met when he was a child, were prisoners of war in WWII and both received Purple Hearts. After they deeply connect, the two dance at a western hall.


 

"ROOTS LESS TRAVELED"

"CONNECTING TO PURPLE HEART (RLT102)"

07/25/2020 (11:30AM - 12:00PM) (Saturday) : Host Faruq Tauheed takes the 80-year-old dancing grandpa and grandson Evan and Scott to Billings, Montana. There they learn that Evan's great-grandfather was an integral part of the U.S. western states expansion of 1862 and had cultivated a 160-acre farm. But closer to Evan's heart, he learns that two of his uncles, who he met when he was a child, were prisoners of war in WWII and both received Purple Hearts. After they deeply connect, the two dance at a western hall.




 

"VETS SAVING PETS"

"WHAT THE CAT DRAGGED IN (VSP226)"

ORIGINAL

07/25/2020 (12:00PM - 12:30PM) (Saturday) : Dr. Debbie James finds herself helping a cat named Micah who's beginning to exhibit signs of paralysis in his hind legs. Dr. James suspects an issue along the spine, which might mean an invasive surgery for the poor feline. Then, after a brave cat named Jerry survives a house fire, his gums suffer from smoke inhalation. His owner hopes that his teeth can be saved, but Dr. Sharon French finds that Jerry's gum problems are more than meets the eye. Later, a terrier

named Sydra is brought in after multiple trips to see cardiologist Dr. Regan Williams.




 

"VETS SAVING PETS"

"WHAT THE CAT DRAGGED IN (VSP226)"

ORIGINAL

07/25/2020 (12:00PM - 12:30PM) (Saturday) : Dr. Debbie James finds herself helping a cat named Micah who's beginning to exhibit signs of paralysis in his hind legs. Dr. James suspects an issue along the spine, which might mean an invasive surgery for the poor feline. Then, after a brave cat named Jerry survives a house fire, his gums suffer from smoke inhalation. His owner hopes that his teeth can be saved, but Dr. Sharon French finds that Jerry's gum problems are more than meets the eye. Later, a terrier

named Sydra is brought in after multiple trips to see cardiologist Dr. Regan Williams.




 

"THE CHAMPION WITHIN"

"HEART AND HARD WORK (HOC414)"

ORIGINAL

07/25/2020 (12:30PM - 01:00PM) (Saturday) : Today on The Champion Within, we hitch a ride with driver Jimmie Johnson and go behind the curtains of the man behind the wheel. Then, we learn how breakout football star George Kittle’s big personality helps him shine in the biggest moments. Then, we are brought along on a journey to experience how golf can change a life. Plus, we meet Jesselyn Silva, who might be smaller than the average boxer, but her hard work and technique make her boxing’s next big thing.

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"THE CHAMPION WITHIN"

"HEART AND HARD WORK (HOC414)"

ORIGINAL

07/25/2020 (12:30PM - 01:00PM) (Saturday) : Today on The Champion Within, we hitch a ride with driver Jimmie Johnson and go behind the curtains of the man behind the wheel. Then, we learn how breakout football star George Kittle’s big personality helps him shine in the biggest moments. Then, we are brought along on a journey to experience how golf can change a life. Plus, we meet Jesselyn Silva, who might be smaller than the average boxer, but her hard work and technique make her boxing’s next big thing.

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