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Hawking

Hawking

Jun 19, 2014

Watch Thursday, June 19th at 10pm This is the intimate and revealing story of Stephen Hawking’s life. Told for the first time in Hawking’s own words and with unique access to his home and public life, this is a personal journey through Hawking’s world. The audience joins him at home, under the care of his […]

Nature “Great Zebra Exodus”

Nature “Great Zebra Exodus”

Jun 19, 2014

Watch Thursday, June 19th at 8pm When thunderclouds begin to gather over Botswana’s Kalahari each year, 20,000 zebras get itchy feet. As the first fat raindrops hit the dust, southern Africa’s biggest animal migration gets underway. In a never-ending quest for grass and water, the striped herds undertake an annual epic trek across the vast […]

Freedom Riders:
American Experience

Freedom Riders: <br />American Experience

Jun 16, 2014

Watch Wednesday, June 18th at 9pm In 1961, segregation seemed to have an overwhelming grip on American society. Many states violently enforced the policy, while the federal government, under the Kennedy administration, remained indifferent, preoccupied with matters abroad. That is, until an integrated band of college students — many of whom were the first in […]

PBS Previews:
The Roosevelts

PBS Previews: <br />The Roosevelts

Jun 16, 2014

Watch Wednesday, June 18th at 8pm Sample the upcoming Ken Burns documentary THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY in this exclusive PBS Preview. Patricia Clarkson hosts this behind-the-scenes look at the seven-part series, as filmmaker Burns describes how he brings the story of Theodore, Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt to life. Follow the camera crews into the […]

Superheroes:
A Never-Ending Battle

Superheroes: <br />A Never-Ending Battle

Jun 16, 2014

Watch Tuesday, June 17th • 9pm -12am Join host and narrator Liev Schreiber to explore the dawn of the comic book genre and trace the evolution of the characters and their ongoing cultural impact worldwide. Chart the progression from the first comic books born during the Great Depression to the television debut of Superman in […]