Show rundown for 10/9/2006

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North Korea

The UN Security Council meets to discuss North Korea's announcement that it had set off an atomic bomb underground.

China's Christopher Columbus

We retrace the voyages of Zheng He with Michael Yamashita, who directs the film "Ghostfleet: The Epic Voyage of Zheng He."

Nuclear Proliferation

Has North Korea entered a small club of nuclear nations? Will other neighboring nations move to arm themselves against North Korea?

Skating Comeback

Gold medalists in the 60s in pairs figure skating, the Protopopovs have been skating together since 1957. Now, they want figure-skating to return to its artistic roots.

Feeding the Modern American Family

Our resident chef Kathy Gunst visits a family to see how they manage to find time to cook as well as to the author of the book "Barbarians at the Plate."

This program aired on October 9, 2006.


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