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Roadtrip Nation

Challenge the Status Quo (Season 12 | Episode 4)

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The road-trippers head to Skywalker Ranch, where Star Wars sound designer Ben Burtt recounts driving cross-country to California twice before his dreams of being a sound designer beat back his fear of change; plus Pixar animator Ralph Eggleston on getting beyond the world you inhabit and going deeper into what interests you, and Janice Levenhagen-Seeley of ChickTech on challenging the status quo.

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Being You

Three youth with learning and attention learn that a label doesn’t have to be a limitation

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Being You

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Roadtrip Nation

Ready To Rise

Disconnected from education and employment, three youth take a journey to find themselves.

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Ready To Rise

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Everything is Design (Season 12 | Episode 8)

The journey ends in NYC with designer swissmiss and Helvetica director Gary Hustwit.

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Everything is Design (Season 12 | Episode 8)

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Roadtrip Nation

Deciding What's Next (Season 12 | Episode 7)

The team meets an exhibition designer in Chicago, an inventor-turned-entrepreneur in NYC.

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Deciding What's Next (Season 12 | Episode 7)

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Roadtrip Nation Season 12 Trailer

Roadtrip Nation Season 12 Trailer

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Roadtrip Nation Season 12 Trailer

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