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Pioneers In Aviation
Mon, 07/08/2013 - 7:00pm

The EMMY-nominated PBS documentary series, covering the history of American aviation, from the Wright Brothers to the very frontiers of Space.

World Special
Sun, 07/07/2013 - 11:00am

The Aspen Institute is proud to announce its first-ever broadcast venture The Aspen Institute Presents. This 10-part series features the most compelling conversations and interviews from the 2012 Aspen Ideas Festival. 

World Special
Fri, 07/05/2013 - 11:00am

The Wind Gods is a thrilling, action-packed documentary relating the story of the 33rd America’s Cup yacht race, in which Oracle Corporation owner Larry Ellison’s Americanyacht USA-17 defeated the Swiss-owned Alinghi 5 yacht of Italian entrepreneur Ernesto Bertarelli.

Nova ScienceNow
Thu, 07/04/2013 - 7:00pm

"Dogs Decoded" reveals the science behind the remarkable bond between humans and their dogs and investigates new discoveries in genetics that are illuminating the origin of dogs—with surprising implications for the evolution of human culture. 

World Special
Wed, 07/03/2013 - 7:00pm

BOYHOOD SHADOWS tells a gripping story that began with Glenn as a young boy under the power of a sexual predator. The narrative chronicles Glenn’s struggle as he tries to make sense of this abuse and his life, telling no one.

World Special
Tue, 07/02/2013 - 7:00pm

In search of a simpler life, a young couple returns home to Alabama where they set out to eat the way their grandparents did – locally and seasonally. But as they navigate the agro-industrial gastronomical complex, they soon realize that nearly everything about the food system has changed since farmers once populated their family histories. 

Broadside
Mon, 07/01/2013 - 7:00pm

Tells the story of how the English invasion of Dutch Manhattan sparked the first global naval war. BROADSIDE employs talented actors in 17th-century settings, large-scale re-enactments, animation and scholarly interviews to capture the drama and intrigue as two nations fight for prosperity abroad and face demands for religious freedom at home.

America Reframed
Sun, 06/30/2013 - 8:00pm

A political coming-of-age documentary about three boys who want to be President. Over three life-changing years, each rethinks his beliefs and discovers who he truly wants to be as an adult.

Model T's to War
Fri, 06/28/2013 - 6:00pm

Between 1914 and 1917, prior to the United States' entry into World War I, more than 3,000 American volunteers, paying their own passage, set sail for France to aid the war effort. MODEL T's TO WAR focuses on the valiant work of the American Field Service, ambulance sections assigned to help the French Army in its fight against German forces. 

Nova ScienceNow
Thu, 06/27/2013 - 6:00pm

Meet the people building tomorrow's robots, 3-D virtual environments, mind-reading machines, and more. 

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