Fox borrows a series from its cable cousin. "Brain Games: Blow Your Mind!" (9 p.m., TV-PG) offers viewers an accessible look at how the brain works to control perception and influence our ability to determine when we're being deceived.
"Games" explores the way the brain looks for patterns, a skill that aids in your ability to read this sentence. includes scientists as well as sleight-of-hand experts to show how some basic tricks can take advantage of the brain's propensity to "see" things that may or may not be there. Host Jason Silva has gained international attention for his short YouTube
presentations on neuroscience and psychology.
---The National Geographic Channel offers viewers a relic from its attic vault of nature films. The 1965 documentary "Americans on Everest" (8 p.m., TV-PG) commemorates the 1963 expedition that put a team of American climbers on top of the world. Orson Welles narrated this classic.
---Natalie Wood stars in the 1965 drama "Inside Daisy Clover" (8 p.m., TCM). She portrays an emotionally fragile singing sensation whose marriage to a gay man (Robert Redford) and her mother's (Ruth Gordon) mental illness take their toll on her reputation.
"Clover" was not a hit and was very controversial at the time of its release, an era when even the mention of homosexuality was against the prevailing Hollywood code.
---"Live From Lincoln Center" (9 p.m., PBS, TV-G) concludes its season with "Audra McDonald in Con cert: Go Back Home." The five-time Tony Award-winning classically trained soprano was also nominated for an Emmy for her role in the television adaptation of her Broadway revival performance of "A Raisin in the Sun," starring opposite Sean Combs. Viewers may best know her for her role as Dr. Naomi Bennett on "Private Practice."
---Dennis Franz ("NYPD Blue") offers viewers a glance at his Montecito, Calif., estate. It's just one of the posh locales featured on "A-List Listings" (9:30 p.m., E!).
---"Melrose Place" veterans Jamie Luner and Linden Ashby appear in the 2013 med-
ical mystery "The Perfect Boss" (8 p.m., Lifetime Movie Network).
---Cable TV fascination with feral hogs continues on "Invasion" (8 p.m., Animal Planet, TV-14).
---A professional fisherman
recalls memorable river battles on "Top 10 Beasts" (9 p.m., Animal Planet, TV-PG).
---"Flea Market Flip" (9 p.m., HGTV, TV-G) visits Milford, Conn.
---Bear problems abound on "Wild West Alaska" (10 p.m., Discovery, TV-14).
A cashier (Jennifer Aniston) falls for her co-worker (Jake Gyllenhaal), a confused slacker, in the 2002 drama "The Good Girl" (8:30 p.m., Sundance).
---Kate Bosworth, Chris Franjola, Natasha Leggero and Dov Davidoff appear on "Chelsea Lately" (11 p.m., E!, r).
---Jon Hamm and Ricky Jay appear on "Late Show With David Letterman" (11:35 p.m., CBS, r).
---Jay Leno welcomes Howie Mandel and Sigur Ros on "The To night Show" (11:35 p.m., NBC).
---Paul Walker, Joss Whedon and They Might Be Giants visit "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" (12:35 a.m., NBC).
---Craig Ferguson hosts Morgan Freeman and Vera Farmiga on "The Late Late Show" (12:35 a.m., CBS, r).
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