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World Special
Mon, 09/17/2012 - 1:00pm

From Beijing to Tokyo, from Seoul to New Delhi and beyond, LinkAsia takes viewers into media about Asia -- from Asia -- offering unfiltered insights into one of the most diverse, fast-paced regions of the globe. 

Lords of the Gourd
Sun, 08/19/2012 - 7:30pm

The extreme gardeners who compete at the annual Cooperstown Weigh Off have one obsessive goal - to raise the biggest pumpkin in the world. These gurus of the gourd nurture their fruits through harsh weather, floods, animal attacks and even sabotage to produce pumpkins of gigantic proportion. 

World Special
Sat, 08/24/2013 - 5:30pm

Hosted by NHK's senior commentator Aiko Doden, ASIAN VOICES investigates global and regional issues with Asia’s top academics, economists and politicians. The weekly series, fed each Thursday, explores global issues from the Asian perspective and transmits the voices of Asia to the world.

World Special

One-hour NET Sports documentary that traces the history and tradition of this grand old stadium. While Rosenblatt might be best known as the home of the College World Series, her walls also played host to the Omaha Cardinals, Omaha Royals and the Negro League's Omaha Tigers.

Nova ScienceNow
Thu, 04/25/2013 - 6:00pm

While we may not be ready to send pets to Harvard, the remarkable footage and findings presented here demonstrate that many animal species are much smarter than we assume and in ways we had never imagined.

Saving The Bay
Tue, 08/14/2012 - 7:00pm

Through photo-realistic animation we experience how the Bay was created following the last Ice Age. We then meet Native Peoples along the Bay’s shores 3,000 years ago and continue through European exploration and settlement, including Spanish, Russian and ultimately, American influences.

In Search of Shakespeare
Mon, 08/13/2012 - 7:00pm

Explore the events that shaped the man behind the words. Find out more about the people he knew and the world that he lived in...

World Special
Sun, 08/12/2012 - 5:00pm

At just 39 years old, the prolific Joann Sfar has published 150 graphic novels, including the French best-seller Rabbi's Cat and the New York Times best-seller Little Vampire ,and recently crossed over into feature films with Gainsbourg: Vie Heroique and the adaptation of Rabbi’s Cat. 

Chasing Churchill: In Search of My Grandfather
Fri, 08/10/2012 - 7:00pm

Sandhurst Military Academy; the battlefields of the Cuban uprising in 1895; South Africa.

Independent Lens
Wed, 08/08/2012 - 7:00pm

Muslim children need new role models. That is the message at the heart of The 99, a comic book of superheroes who each exemplify one of the 99 qualities that Muslims believe Allah embodies, like generosity, strength and patience.

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