prohibit

Jul 3, 2014

Watch Mondays, July 7th – 21st at 9pm! This 3-part film series directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick tells the story of the rise, rule, and fall of the 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and the era it encompassed. The culmination of nearly a century of activism, Prohibition was intended to protect individuals, […]

A Capitol Fourth!

A Capitol Fourth!

Jul 3, 2014

Watch Friday, July 4th at 9:30pm! America’s national Independence Day celebration will kick off the festivities for our country’s 238th birthday with an all-star salute led by our country’s favorite host, two-time Emmy Award-winning television personality Tom Bergeron (“Dancing With the Stars”). Broadcast live on PBS from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, the […]

Time Scanners

Time Scanners

Jul 2, 2014

Watch Wednesdays beginning July 2nd at 8pm! With cutting-edge technology that can “read” buildings, ruins and landscapes from ancient worlds, this series reveals physical and forensic history, allowing viewers to reach out and touch the past. The team travels to Egypt to scan the pyramids — the tombs of the mighty pharaohs — to find […]

Endeavour,
Season 2

Endeavour, <br />Season 2

Jun 28, 2014

Begins Sunday, June 29th at 9pm! Masterpiece: Mystery! Endeavour, Season 2 Four months after DC Endeavour Morse’s brush with death, he returns to duty with Oxford City Police and is reunited with DI Fred Thursday. Morse’s first case involves a John Doe who plummets to his death in what appears to be a routine suicide. […]

Last Tango in Halifax

Last Tango in Halifax

Jun 24, 2014

Begins Sunday, June 29th at 8pm! Last Tango in Halifax Season 2 The BAFTA-winning comedy-drama about romance and second chances returns as the reunited childhood sweethearts Celia (Anne Reid) and Alan (Derek Jacobi) plan a life together. As secrets from the past come tumbling out and family members adjust to changing relationships, can Alan and […]

Surviving the Tsunami

Surviving the Tsunami

Jun 23, 2014

Watch Thursday, June 26th at 10pm! Surviving the Tsunami: A Nova Special Presentation The earthquake that hit the northern coast of Japan on March 11, 2011, was recorded at magnitude 9.0 — the worst ever recorded in Japan. It generated an unprecedented tsunami, obliterating coastal villages and towns in a matter of minutes. In some […]