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NBC SAT AM TIME SCHEDULE as of: 08/03/2020 Monday August 3, 2020 - Sunday August 23, 2020

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"LOST WORLDS (EDD217)"

08/08/2020 (10:00AM - 10:30AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us to one of the longest and largest rivers in the world: The Orinoco River. On this epic journey, we will explore the most exotic creatures living in the river, as well as the animals who depend on the river for food and shelter. This includes a puma who uses the river for water, as well as a hunting ground for its prey. We then meet the wild-looking four-eyed fish, as well the fiddler crabs who need to hide from a high-flying predator above. We then try to imagine what it would have been like to be the first explorers to make landfall, andToday on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us to northern India, where we will explore the "Lost Worlds" that remain. Here, we will discover what lives in the least human-inhabited regions. From elephants to spectacle monkeys to pythons, you never know what you will find in this fascinating area of the world. the sights and sounds they would have heard. Plus, we climb the trees to hang out with some red howler monkeys and get a firsthand experience of how they got their name.




 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"VANCOUVER (EDD218)"

08/08/2020 (10:30AM - 11:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us on a journey to Vancouver Island. We'll go on one of the most epic journeys in the animal kingdom with the Pacific salmon that live in the streams and rivers. We'll witness hungry black bears, slick sea lions, and other obstacles that the Pacific salmon face on their way.


 

"CONSUMER 101"

"ROBOT INVASION (CNR219)"

REPEAT

08/08/2020 (11:00AM - 11:30AM) (Saturday) : Host Jack Rico learns how to buy a used car from a Consumer Reports expert, but the dealer has him doing double takes. Jack tracks a runaway robot to the robot vacuum lab where he discovers how testers put these little suckers through their paces. Then, Jack prepares a game day meal for his friends but finds out his food prep technique could use a little coaching.


 

"ROOTS LESS TRAVELED"

"CONNECTING TO THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE (RLT104)"

08/08/2020 (11:30AM - 12:00PM) (Saturday) : Faruq Tauheed takes aunt and nephew Tammy and Julian on a cosmopolitan adventure in Brooklyn, New York. Their journey begins when they learn that they are related to undertaker John Baisley, who helped the city bury its dead during the yellow fever epidemic in 1856. But that's not their only esteemed family member. The two also learn that they have direct ties to James Howell, who owned a large iron works company and was an integral part in building the Brooklyn Bridge.




 

"VETS SAVING PETS"

"A LEG TO STAND ON (VSP219)"

REPEAT

08/08/2020 (12:00PM - 12:30PM) (Saturday) : Dr. Brendon Ringwood needs to surgically repair the knee of a lhatese named Gizmo to prevent arthritis from setting in in the future. Then, the hind legs of a shih-poo named Niko seem to be on the decline, and Dr. James is called in to get little Niko standing tall again. Later, when Chloe the boxer experiences episodes of collapse, she’s brought to Dr. Regan Williams for a heart examination. An arrhythmia in Chloe’s heartbeat could reveal a dangerous condition called boxer cardiomyopathy.




 

"THE CHAMPION WITHIN"

"THE GOOD PUCK CHARM (HOC416)"

ORIGINAL

08/08/2020 (12:30PM - 01:00PM) (Saturday) : Today on The Champion Within, we learn how superfan Laila Anderson became the St. Louis Blues' good luck charm on their way to the team's 2019 Stanley Cup. Then, find out who has sat in the passenger seat since the beginning of driver Joey Logano's legendary career. Then, we see how one man's vision of a golf tournament changed the lives of so many. Plus, coach Katie Sowers is rising through the ranks of the NFL, but the path she's making means so much more than football.

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"VETS SAVING PETS"

"PATIENCE OF A SAINT (VSP220)"

REPEAT

08/15/2020 (09:00AM - 09:30AM) (Saturday) : When the legs of a young Saint Bernard named Harley begin to fail, it’s up to Dr. Debbie James to get her back on her feet. Dr. James enlists the help of Dr. Greg Kilburn when a surgical procedure on Harley turns out to be a greater challenge than anticipated. Later, a kitten named Loki is found to have heart murmur during a routine vaccination. After an initial examination, Dr. Regan Williams suspects a congenital heart defect, but an ultrasound will help further narrow down the issue.


 

"VETS SAVING PETS"

"PATIENCE OF A SAINT (VSP220)"

REPEAT

08/15/2020 (09:00AM - 09:30AM) (Saturday) : When the legs of a young Saint Bernard named Harley begin to fail, it’s up to Dr. Debbie James to get her back on her feet. Dr. James enlists the help of Dr. Greg Kilburn when a surgical procedure on Harley turns out to be a greater challenge than anticipated. Later, a kitten named Loki is found to have heart murmur during a routine vaccination. After an initial examination, Dr. Regan Williams suspects a congenital heart defect, but an ultrasound will help further narrow down the issue.


 

"THE CHAMPION WITHIN"

"SURFING (FOR) U.S.A. (HOC417)"

ORIGINAL

08/15/2020 (09:30AM - 10:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on The Champion Within, softball star Monica Abbott takes her talents to a new team and a new culture when she makes the move to play professionally in Japan. Then, we get a firsthand look at the first-ever U.S. Olympic surfing team. Then, we hitch a ride with driver Jimmie Johnson and go behind the curtains of the man behind the wheel. Plus, see youth golf on the sport's biggest stage.

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"THE CHAMPION WITHIN"

"SURFING (FOR) U.S.A. (HOC417)"

ORIGINAL

08/15/2020 (09:30AM - 10:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on The Champion Within, softball star Monica Abbott takes her talents to a new team and a new culture when she makes the move to play professionally in Japan. Then, we get a firsthand look at the first-ever U.S. Olympic surfing team. Then, we hitch a ride with driver Jimmie Johnson and go behind the curtains of the man behind the wheel. Plus, see youth golf on the sport's biggest stage.

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"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"RETURN TO MALAYSIA (EDD219)"

08/15/2020 (10:00AM - 10:30AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us back to explore the wildlife that lives in the country of Malaysia. Its diverse landscape is home to an incredible number of different species. From shifty cave swiftlets to feisty fiddler crabs, we will explore what makes this ecosystem so special.




 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"RETURN TO MALAYSIA (EDD219)"

REPEAT

08/15/2020 (10:00AM - 10:30AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us back to explore the wildlife that lives in the country of Malaysia. Its diverse landscape is home to an incredible number of different species. From shifty cave swiftlets to feisty fiddler crabs, we will explore what makes this ecosystem so special.




 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"ZANZIBAR REVISITED (EDD220)"

08/15/2020 (10:30AM - 11:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us back to the tropical archipelago that is Zanzibar. Its beautiful beaches are home to some of the biggest, and even some of the smallest, species in the world. From monkeys swinging through the forest to Aldabra tortoises ruling the beaches, we'll discover the animals that make Zanzibar such an incredible ecosystem.


 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"ZANZIBAR REVISITED (EDD220)"

REPEAT

08/15/2020 (10:30AM - 11:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us back to the tropical archipelago that is Zanzibar. Its beautiful beaches are home to some of the biggest, and even some of the smallest, species in the world. From monkeys swinging through the forest to Aldabra tortoises ruling the beaches, we'll discover the animals that make Zanzibar such an incredible ecosystem.


 

"CONSUMER 101"

"ELECTRIC PAST IS PRESENT (CNR220)"

REPEAT

08/15/2020 (11:00AM - 11:30AM) (Saturday) : Get a behind-the-scenes look at a story meeting for Consumer 101 as producers pitch their best ideas to help our audience learn how to safeguard their digital privacy. Host Jack Rico gets a blast from the past and a peek at the future of electric vehicles at the Consumer Reports Auto Test Center. Then, are you sneezing uncontrollably? Find out how to rid your home of nasty allergens.


 

"CONSUMER 101"

"ELECTRIC PAST IS PRESENT (CNR220)"

REPEAT

08/15/2020 (11:00AM - 11:30AM) (Saturday) : Get a behind-the-scenes look at a story meeting for Consumer 101 as producers pitch their best ideas to help our audience learn how to safeguard their digital privacy. Host Jack Rico gets a blast from the past and a peek at the future of electric vehicles at the Consumer Reports Auto Test Center. Then, are you sneezing uncontrollably? Find out how to rid your home of nasty allergens.


 

"ROOTS LESS TRAVELED"

"CONNECTING TO THE CIVIL WAR (RLT106)"

08/15/2020 (11:30AM - 12:00PM) (Saturday) : Host Faruq Tauheed takes father and daughter Paul and Kalina to the Civil War battleground in Port Republic, Virginia, where they discover that Paul’s great-grandfather Austin D. Springer was a drummer boy for the Union Army. At the battlefield, Paul and Kalina learn that Austin was taken prisoner by the Confederate Army but escaped and hid in slave huts until he made his way back to the Union Army. Paul, a Vietnam veteran, connects his own experience and believes that being a combat vet is in his genes.




 

"ROOTS LESS TRAVELED"

"CONNECTING TO THE CIVIL WAR (RLT106)"

REPEAT

08/15/2020 (11:30AM - 12:00PM) (Saturday) : Host Faruq Tauheed takes father and daughter Paul and Kalina to the Civil War battleground in Port Republic, Virginia, where they discover that Paul’s great-grandfather Austin D. Springer was a drummer boy for the Union Army. At the battlefield, Paul and Kalina learn that Austin was taken prisoner by the Confederate Army but escaped and hid in slave huts until he made his way back to the Union Army. Paul, a Vietnam veteran, connects his own experience and believes that being a combat vet is in his genes.




 

"VETS SAVING PETS"

"DANGEROUS ENCOUNTERS (VSP221)"

ORIGINAL

08/22/2020 (09:00AM - 09:30AM) (Saturday) :




 

"VETS SAVING PETS"

"DANGEROUS ENCOUNTERS (VSP221)"

ORIGINAL

08/22/2020 (09:00AM - 09:30AM) (Saturday) :




 

"THE CHAMPION WITHIN"

"THE PERFECT WAVE GOODBYE (HOC418)"

ORIGINAL

08/22/2020 (09:30AM - 10:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on The Champion Within, we see who was there to take Daniel Suárez under his wing when the driver first arrived in Charlotte from Mexico. Then, we witness surfer Carissa Moore's ride to the first U.S. Olympic surfing squad. Then, we learn how Charlie Capalbo's brother dished him the greatest assist you could ask for. Plus, country music star Justin Moore takes his mind off the music when he's putting on the green.

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"THE CHAMPION WITHIN"

"THE PERFECT WAVE GOODBYE (HOC418)"

ORIGINAL

08/22/2020 (09:30AM - 10:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on The Champion Within, we see who was there to take Daniel Suárez under his wing when the driver first arrived in Charlotte from Mexico. Then, we witness surfer Carissa Moore's ride to the first U.S. Olympic surfing squad. Then, we learn how Charlie Capalbo's brother dished him the greatest assist you could ask for. Plus, country music star Justin Moore takes his mind off the music when he's putting on the green.

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"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"FROZEN FRONTIERS (EDD221)"

08/22/2020 (10:00AM - 10:30AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us back to some of the most unbelievable, and unbelievably cold, places in the world. From the ice fields of Patagonia to the high snowy mountains of the Himalayas, we'll explore what thrives and survives in one of the most frigid ecosystems in the world.


 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"FROZEN FRONTIERS (EDD221)"

REPEAT

08/22/2020 (10:00AM - 10:30AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us back to some of the most unbelievable, and unbelievably cold, places in the world. From the ice fields of Patagonia to the high snowy mountains of the Himalayas, we'll explore what thrives and survives in one of the most frigid ecosystems in the world.


 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"INCREDIBLE ISLANDS (EDD222)"

08/22/2020 (10:30AM - 11:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us back to some of the most extreme islands on Earth. We'll explore the Amazon River islands in South America, then discover what's hiding in the trees in the Philippines. From squirrel monkeys leaping around in the Amazon to fireflies illuminating the night sky, we'll get up close and personal with Earth's most interesting animals.




 

"EARTH ODYSSEY WITH DYLAN DREYER"

"INCREDIBLE ISLANDS (EDD222)"

REPEAT

08/22/2020 (10:30AM - 11:00AM) (Saturday) : Today on Earth Odyssey, host Dylan Dreyer takes us back to some of the most extreme islands on Earth. We'll explore the Amazon River islands in South America, then discover what's hiding in the trees in the Philippines. From squirrel monkeys leaping around in the Amazon to fireflies illuminating the night sky, we'll get up close and personal with Earth's most interesting animals.




 

"CONSUMER 101"

"ZERO MPH CAR TEST (CNR221)"

REPEAT

08/22/2020 (11:00AM - 11:30AM) (Saturday) : Host Jack Rico discovers how to find the right car for you without driving it off the lot! Plus, helpful tips are everywhere at Consumer Reports - even outside on their hiking trail. Follow along with Jack as he discovers how to protect himself against mosquitos, when to use sunscreen and how to take a better picture outside. Then, Jack explores the pros and cons of smart doorbells.




 

"CONSUMER 101"

"ZERO MPH CAR TEST (CNR221)"

REPEAT

08/22/2020 (11:00AM - 11:30AM) (Saturday) : Host Jack Rico discovers how to find the right car for you without driving it off the lot! Plus, helpful tips are everywhere at Consumer Reports - even outside on their hiking trail. Follow along with Jack as he discovers how to protect himself against mosquitos, when to use sunscreen and how to take a better picture outside. Then, Jack explores the pros and cons of smart doorbells.




 

"ROOTS LESS TRAVELED"

"CONNECTING TO JOHN F. KENNEDY (RLT101)"

REPEAT

08/22/2020 (11:30AM - 12:00PM) (Saturday) : Host Faruq Tauheed takes half-siblings Michelle and Rob to Mexico City where they discover that they are related to the Uruchurtus, a very famous Mexican political family. Their journey includes a trip to the ornate National Palace where they learn that their second cousin Ernesto gave the keys to Mexico City to President John F. Kennedy. During the preparation for the annual cultural event the Day of the Dead, they learn their third cousin Manuel Uruchurtu died on the Titanic after giving his seat on a lifeboat to a woman in need.




 

"ROOTS LESS TRAVELED"

"CONNECTING TO JOHN F. KENNEDY (RLT101)"

REPEAT

08/22/2020 (11:30AM - 12:00PM) (Saturday) : Host Faruq Tauheed takes half-siblings Michelle and Rob to Mexico City where they discover that they are related to the Uruchurtus, a very famous Mexican political family. Their journey includes a trip to the ornate National Palace where they learn that their second cousin Ernesto gave the keys to Mexico City to President John F. Kennedy. During the preparation for the annual cultural event the Day of the Dead, they learn their third cousin Manuel Uruchurtu died on the Titanic after giving his seat on a lifeboat to a woman in need.




 

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