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Making North America Sneak Peek

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NOVA
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Host Kirk Johnson explores how the continent was shaped—and how it shaped us. Airing November 4, 11, and 18 at 9 pm on PBS Continue


What is the Black Plague?

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Gross Science
PBS


Plague sounds like a medieval disease, but there are a few cases in the US every year. Continue


Beats of the Antonov: Glossary and Map

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POV
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A glossary and map provides additional context for the POV documentary Beats of the Antonov. Continue


Nuclear Meltdown Disaster

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NOVA
PBS


Go inside the Fukushima power plants for the minute-by-minute story of what went wrong. Continue


Episode 5

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The Crimson Field
PBS


Grace is threatened by an aggressively rude and war-scarred commander, while Joan waits anxiously for news from her fiancé. A series of events draws Joan into danger, risking her profession and possibly her life. Continue


Chasing Pluto

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NOVA
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Watch as the New Horizons spacecraft captures our first clear view of Pluto’s icy surface. Continue


A Pluto Flyby Dress Rehearsal

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NOVA
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See key moments in NASA’s Pluto Flyby, as previewed in a 3-D simulation. Continue


Episode 6

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The Crimson Field
PBS


As Joan faces a possible lifetime in prison, Kitty’s wracked with guilt that she knew about Joan but didn’t stop her. Kitty is desperate for someone to trust, but will she turn to Thomas or Miles? As the war machine grinds on, faith, hope and love are put to the test. Continue


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The Crimson Field
PBS


As Joan faces a possible lifetime in prison, Kitty’s wracked with guilt that she knew about Joan but didn’t stop her. Kitty is desperate for someone to trust, but will she turn to Thomas or Miles? As the war machine grinds on, faith, hope and love are put to the test. Premieres Sunday, July 26, 2015 at 10 p.m. ET. Check your local listings. Continue


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1913: Seeds of Conflict
PBS


Explore an overlooked moment in pre-WWI Palestine when people’s identities overlap and Jewish, Muslim and Christian communities intermingle freely, yet few can contemplate the conflict that would engulf their region for the next century. Continue


Arctic Ghost Ship Preview

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NOVA
PBS


An astonishing find could solve the mystery of Sir John Franklin’s lost expedition. Continue


Dawn of Humanity Preview

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NOVA
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Deep in a South African cave, an astounding discovery reveals clues to what made us human. Airing September 16 at 9 pm on PBS Continue


A Tsunami Strikes

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NOVA
PBS


When an unimaginably colossal tsunami hits Fukushima, the results are catastrophic. Continue


Essential Documentaries About the Arab Spring

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POV
PBS


Filmmakers, journalists and programmers share their top five documentaries about life in the Middle East and North Africa during the Arab Spring. Click on the menu to learn more about each of the contributors and see their picks, or click on each film image to read about their choices. Continue


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The Crimson Field
PBS


The arrival of soldiers from her home town lifts Joan’s spirits, but she finds herself in trouble. Thomas seizes his opportunity to pursue Kitty. Meanwhile, the return of an old patient causes ripples, calling everyone’s loyalties into question. Premieres Sunday, July 12, 2015 at 10 p.m. ET. Check your local listings. Continue


Justice Kennedy Changes His Mind

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Independent Lens
PBS


Justice Anthony Kennedy, who wrote the opinion in Obergefell vs. Hodges that protects nationwide same-sex marriage, once maintained very different views. In 1985, Kennedy wrote the decision that forced Australian Tony Sullivan to go underground with his American husband in order to avoid deportation. Learn more about the evolution of Justice Kennedy’s same-sex rulings in this short video. Continue


Episode 4

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The Crimson Field
PBS


The arrival of soldiers from her home town lifts Joan’s spirits, but she finds herself in trouble. Thomas seizes his opportunity to pursue Kitty. Meanwhile, the return of an old patient causes ripples, calling everyone’s loyalties into question. Continue


Episode 5 | Preview

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The Crimson Field
PBS


Grace is threatened by an aggressively rude and war-scarred commander, while Joan waits anxiously for news from her fiancé. A series of events draws Joan into danger, risking her profession and possibly her life. Premieres Sunday, July 19, 2015 at 10 p.m. ET. Check your local listings. Continue


Episode 3

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The Crimson Field
PBS


Thomas wrestles with a growing attraction to Kitty, a terrified patient faces court martial and Sister Joan reveals a dark secret to one of her patients. Continue


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