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Penguins: Spy in the Huddle, A Nature Special Presentation
Wed, 10/01/2014 - 8:00pm

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Emperor penguins cross a treacherous frozen sea to reach their breeding grounds. Rockhoppers brave the world’s stormiest seas only to come ashore and face a daunting assault up a 300-foot cliff, hopping most of the way up. Tropical Humboldt penguins negotiate predatory sea lions and vampire bats to reach their desert nests. The hard work for all the penguins finally pays off when their tiny, vulnerable chicks begin to hatch.

Antiques Roadshow
Mon, 10/06/2014 - 8:00pm

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW stops in Knoxville, Tennessee, where host Mark L. Walberg and appraiser John Buxton visit the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture to talk about prehistoric Native American stoneworks. Highlights include a third edition of Gone With the Wind with a false inscription; signed Muhammad Ali training shoes that are appraised for $15,000 to $20,000; and a Cartier sapphire and diamond ring that was purchased at a Knoxville estate sale for less than $15,000 and is now valued at $40,000 to $60,000.

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 10:30pm

This four-part series takes an in-depth look at the workings of some of Scotland’s most magnificent country estates through the eyes of the current owners, the ghillies, the gardeners and the housekeepers, not forgetting the paying guests who frequent these stunning country estates. The programs, filmed entirely in Scotland, tell the fascinating stories behind these magnificent buildings.

Masterpiece Mystery!
Sun, 10/05/2014 - 9:00pm

Hathaway gets to work on his first case as an inspector, with the help of his new partner, DS Lizzie Maddox. The crime is a complicated one that bridges the worlds of neurosurgery, blood sports and animal rights. Lewis, struggling to adapt to retired life, jumps at the chance to rejoin the force when Superintendent Innocent seeks his help. With Lewis back on the team, will they be able to solve the mystery?

Masterpiece Classic
Sun, 10/05/2014 - 8:00pm

Fireworks ignite — literally — when a vendor named Clémence arrives from Paris. Tom and Dudley succumb. Jonas reappears. And wedding bells ring.

Midsomer Murders
Sat, 10/04/2014 - 8:00pm

Episode #808
Horse trainer Bruce Hartley (Simon Kunz) is killed after refusing to go along with the other owners and sell their racehorse, Bantling Boy. But the syndicate is based on a dark secret, and as one death follows another, Barnaby and Scott are drawn deeper into the owners' lives.

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 6:00am

Dropping Back In consists of four episodes that provide inspiring stories from dropouts overcoming the odds, returning to learning and changing their lives in powerful ways.

The website provides extra videos and links to state dropout data as well as resources for community engagement.

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:00pm

Around 800 BC, Kush, a little-known subject state of Egypt, rose up and conquered Egypt, enthroned its own Pharaohs and ruled for nearly 100 years. This unlikely chapter of history has been buried by the Egyptians and was belittled by early archaeologists, who refused to believe that dark-skinned Africans could have risen so high. Now, in the heart of Sudan, archeologists are finding indisputable evidence of an advanced African society with powerful armies, vast reach and spiritually-driven imperial aspirations to rival the Egyptians’.

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 7:00pm

Hebrides: Islands on the Edge, a four part series loking at Scotland's Hebrides Islands.
Four years in the making, this is a privileged view into the lives of a cast of Hebridean animals in this landmark four-part series narrated by Ewan McGregor. Among the animals featured are basking sharks and white-tailed eagles, as well as red deer stags battling to win their mates and seals struggling to protect their newborn pups.

Father Brown
Sat, 10/04/2014 - 9:00pm

When the Church of Apollo comes to Kembleford, Susie is drawn to
their charismatic leader Kalon. After Kalon's wife is murdered, Father
Brown must break his spell over Susie or risk losing her forever

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