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World Special
Thu, 07/12/2012 - 10:00am

Uniquely human abilities - thinking in symbols; recombine those symbols into infinite meanings; invent a technology to disseminate the message; ponder the past; speculate about the future; imagine the unknown; build cities; compose music - constitute the "humanspark." 

World Special
Wed, 07/11/2012 - 11:00am

Featuring unexpected turns and transcendent performances this show goes behind the ropes and beyond the green rooms to view rock ’n’ roll through the eyes of prolific photographer Robert M. Knight. 

World Special
Tue, 07/10/2012 - 6:00pm

The New Recruits takes an unflinching look at social enterprise, a movement touted as the new alternative to charity–its ideals, practitioners, and realities. The result is a hilarious, evocative, edge-of-your-seat thrill ride along a road paved with good intentions.

World Special
Sun, 07/08/2012 - 5:00pm

The 635-mile Newport-Bermuda Ocean Sailing Race has proven so glamorous, challenging and subsequently addictive that, despite its many trials, thousands of sailors return to participate year after year. 

World Special
Sat, 07/07/2012 - 11:00am

CONSUELO MACK WEALTHTRACK provides trustworthy, understandable advice about building and protecting wealth over the long-term. 

World Special
Fri, 07/06/2012 - 2:00pm

Explores the advent of Sarg Records, a small, independently owned label cultivated by Charlie Fitch that launched the careers of some of today's rock 'n' roll and country-music legends. 

World Special
Thu, 07/05/2012 - 3:00pm

This program chronicles the story of the Phoenix Mars Lander, which launched in August 2007 and landed on the Martian surface on May 25, 2008. 

World Special
Wed, 07/04/2012 - 2:00pm

Trace the creation and demise of the State of Franklin, a pivotal yet oft-forgotten post-Revolutionary War rebellion and attempted secession. 

World Special
Tue, 07/03/2012 - 10:00am

LIBERTY OR DEATH captures this seminal moment in American history by balancing experts' commentary on the events preceding the second Virginia Convention with dramatic re-enactments of the historic moments that followed. 

World Special
Mon, 07/02/2012 - 7:00pm

An inspiring, definitive and unprecedented look at the largely untold history of African-American participation in America's armed forces, from the earliest days of the Revolutionary War to the conflict in Afghanistan. 

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