* "The Great American History Quiz" on the History Channel.

* Part 1 of "Space Station" on WETA.

* "Mariah Carey's Homecoming Special" on WTTG.

* And "TSO: The Ghosts of Christmas Eve" on Fox Family Channel.


NBA Basketball. Utah at Washington (HTS at 7).

Public Broadcasting

Space Station (CC). The two-part series exploring NASA's creation of the International Space Station begins with a look at the decision by NASA to collaborate with Russia. One hour (Channel 26 at 8).

Cable Specials

Great American History Quiz: Modern Marvels.Chevy Chase offers trivia involving the Industrial Age. Play along at www. historychannel.com/quiz. One hour (History Channel at 8).

TSO: The Ghosts of Christmas Eve. Ossie Davis narrates the story of a 14-year-old runaway who wants to return home for Christmas; with music performed by the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Jewel and Michael Crawford. One hour (Fox Family Channel at 10).


Mariah Carey's Homecoming Special (CC). The pop diva performs at her old junior high school in Greenlawn, N.Y. One hour (Channel 5 at 9).


60 Minutes II (CC) profiles the anarchists who rioted in Seattle during the World Trade Organization meeting (Channel 9 at 9).

Dateline (CC) reports on the effectiveness of supermarket scanners (Channel 4 at 10).


Just Shoot Me (CC). Jack's new memoirs claim he once beat up TV tough guy Robert Conrad (as himself) (Channel 4 at 8).

That '70s Show (CC). Laurie moves out of the house, but Red learns that she has been none too truthful about her new living conditions (Channel 5 at 8).

JAG (CC). In a flashback episode, the story of how Harm's father was shot down on Christmas Eve in Vietnam (Channel 9 at 8).

Will & Grace (CC) become quite the hipsters when they begin hanging with a photographer and an artist (Channel 4 at 9).

Dharma & Greg (CC) arrange interviewing sessions in search of some new friends (Channel 7 at 9).

Sports Night (CC). The team is hot on a story about a group of steroid-popping football players (Channel 7 at 9:30).

Judging Amy (CC). A mother must decide on the fate of a woman suspected of harming her child (Channel 9 at 10).