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Nature
Wed, 06/05/2013 - 8:00pm

Echo, the elephant matriarch, was the subject of many films and the leader of a carefully studied herd of elephants in Africa.In 2009, she died of natural causes. This film is a look back at this remarkable animal through extraordinary footage and interviews with the researchers who cared for and studied this amazing herd.

Southern Tier Memory Store
Tue, 06/04/2013 - 9:30pm

A series of remembrances of extraordinary events and everyday life in the Southern Tier of New York featuring: Elmira's Eldridge Park, once called "the playground of the Southern Tier"; Lackawanna Railroad Trains on the Ithaca-Owego line that negotiated the hills via an unusual double switchback; more than 1,000 people paddling home-made rafts 11 miles down the Susquehanna River in the Owego to Nichols raft race; and Rothschild's department store in Ithaca.

Southern Tier Memory Store
Tue, 06/04/2013 - 8:00pm

Offering a nostalgic look at the Southern Tier of New York's landmarks and institutions and how they have changed or simply "are no more." Included in program #1 are the Triplets baseball team, the Lackawanna Train Station, Ithaca's Mutt Dog Parade of the 1930s, the Triple Cities-area Pig Stand restaurants and WNBF-TV (the original Channel 12).

Roger Hodgson
Sun, 06/02/2013 - 9:30pm
Sat, 06/08/2013 - 8:00pm

Roger Hodgson is the voice of Supertramp. Co-founding the band in 1969, he was the lead singer and writer of nearly all their hits throughout the band's heyday in the seventies and early eighties. Since leaving Supertramp in 1983 he has had a series of critically acclaimed and successful solo albums and come through a major accident in the late eighties that threatened his entire career. This program is the first live release from either Roger or Supertramp, was filmed in Montreal and catches Roger Hodgson at his very best.

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Il Volo
Sun, 06/02/2013 - 8:00pm

Fall in love with Il Volo, the young tenor trio that has won hearts across America with exquisite vocals, in this live concert of love songs filmed in Miami Beach. Il Volo performs “Questo Amore,” “I Bring You to My Senses,” “We Are Love” and other songs in Spanish, English, Italian and French.

Sun, 06/02/2013 - 6:30pm

This program features psychiatrist Daniel Amen and his wife, neurosurgical intensive care nurse Tana Amen. It is designed to help viewers take control of their physical and mental health using the science of nutragenomics - a big word, but it's very simple.
Nutragenomics tells us that the foods you eat talk directly to your genes. You have the choice to eat in a way that turns on genes that keep you healthy or make you sick. Most people think of their genes like an evil monarchy that condemned them to be sick. Daniel and Tana Amen turn that notion on its head to give viewers much more control over the health of their bodies and minds.

Sun, 06/02/2013 - 11:00am

When Bill Moyers sat across from Joseph Campbell a quarter-century ago to begin a series of conversations that would continue over two summers, neither of them could anticipate the extraordinary impact of their collaboration. When JOSEPH CAMPBELL AND THE POWER OF MYTH WITH BILL MOYERS was originally broadcast on PBS, it fired the imagination and intellect of millions. Now updated, the series is a vibrant collection of exceptional insights by a great storyteller, teacher and lecturer. In lively, expansive dialogues, the two men discuss how myths are clues to the spiritual core of human nature and open vistas into the human experience across the ages, revealing our innermost dreams and aspirations for self-fulfillment, social collaboration and the possibility of transcendence.

My Music
Sat, 06/01/2013 - 9:30pm

Host Whoopi Goldberg introduces the smooth, sexy and sophisticated sounds of the greatest groups and solo artists from the 70s and 80s in this new MY MUSIC special.

Doobie Brothers
Sat, 06/01/2013 - 8:00pm
Sat, 06/08/2013 - 9:30pm

Experience the Doobie Brothers’ last show of their “Farewell Tour” in THE DOOBIE BROTHERS: LIVE AT THE GREEK THEATER 1982. An emotional night, the band performed their best-loved hits from across the decades and founding member Tom Johnston joined the crew on stage for the last two tracks. Several other former members, including original drummer John Hartman, Tiran Porter and Michael Hossack, also participated in the celebratory finale of "Listen to the Music."

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Sat, 06/01/2013 - 4:30pm

Join renowned sports medicine specialist Dr. Vijay Vad as he empowers arthritis sufferers with techniques to manage their condition and enjoy an active lifestyle. Learn about the proper use of supplements and why exercise is important, and gain a better medical understanding of the disease.

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