Navy Seals:
Their Untold Story

Navy Seals: <br />Their Untold Story

Nov 9, 2014

Watch Wednesday, November 12th at 9pm! This program recounts the ticking-clock missions of the “Commandoes of the Deep” through firsthand accounts — including that of a D-Day demolition team member — and through never-before-seen footage, home movies and personal mementoes. Admirals, master chiefs, clandestine operators, demolitioneers and snipers reveal how US Navy SEALs morphed into […]

Salute to the Troops

Salute to the Troops

Nov 6, 2014

Salute to the Troops: In Performance at the White House Watch Friday, November 7th at 9pm! President and Mrs. Obama host a PBS music special from the White House, with an all-star tribute to the men and women who serve the United States. Performances by Mary J. Blige, Common, John Fogerty, Willie Nelson, Romeo Santos, […]

Bigger Than T-Rex

Bigger Than T-Rex

Nov 5, 2014

Nova: Bigger Than T-Rex Watch Thursday, November 6th at 9pm! Almost a century ago, paleontologists found fossil bones from a dinosaur that was bigger than Tyrannosaurus rex. The Spinosaurus fossils were destroyed in a WWII bombing raid. Now, the discovery of new bones in Morocco is reopening the investigation into this epic beast. Follow the […]

Nature:
A Sloth Named Velcro

Nature: <br />A Sloth Named Velcro

Nov 5, 2014

Nature: A Sloth Named Velcro Watch Thursday, November 6th at 8pm! Sloths, once largely ignored, have become a hot topic of scientific researchers. Sanctuaries and rehabilitation centers are also springing up, as development often displaces these gentle creatures. Filmed in Panama, Costa Rica and Colombia, this is a story of friendship between a journalist and […]

Makers:
Women in Politics

Makers: <br />Women in Politics

Nov 3, 2014

Watch Wednesday, November 5th at 9pm! View profiles of women in public office who were “firsts” in their fields. From the first woman elected to Congress in 1916 to a young woman running for Detroit City Council in 2013, the documentary explores the challenges confronting American women in politics. Trailblazing leaders like Hillary Clinton, Senator […]