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Air Date: Sat, May 23, 2020 7:30 PM
Why does George IV’s Royal Pavilion look so different from other British royal palaces? What happened at the Seven Sisters Cliffs? What is a Smugglers Pub? Who wouldn’t sit under a dragon? Where did Sherlock Holmes retire? And what does the Guinness family have to do with a medieval hotel?      
Air Date: Sat, Jun 1, 2019 7:00 PM
Why is there a giant church complex, the DomQuartier, in this tiny Alpine town? And why is there an equally giant medieval fortress high above it? Who lived in Mirabell Palace? And Hellbrun Palace? Why is Getreidegassse so charming, and why are those shop signs so important? And how do you solve a problem […]
Air Date: Sat, May 25, 2019 7:00 PM
This beautiful region of England is full of picture-perfect rolling hills, quaint stone cottages, sprawling country estates and that distinct Yorkshire dialect.
Air Date: Wed, May 1, 2019 9:00 PM
Carved from a hundred million pounds of stone, soaring effortlessly atop a spider web of masonry, Gothic cathedrals are marvels of human achievement and artistry.
Air Date: Wed, Mar 27, 2019 9:00 PM
Discover what it was like to be a knight in shining armor and follow the historic armor manufacturing process. Join master armorers as they re-engineer Greenwich armor – considered some of the greatest armor ever made – and then put it to the test.
Air Date: Sat, Mar 24, 2018 7:00 PM
Join Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking for its first-ever visit to Bologna, the culinary capital of Italy. Host Pete Evans meets Stefano Corvucci, founder of the Culinary Institute of Bologna, and learns why the Po River Valley gives its famed Grana Padano such distinguished flavor.
Air Date: Wed, Oct 25, 2017 9:00 PM
Join NOVA and a team of volcanologists looking for an elusive volcanic mega-eruption that plunged the medieval earth into a deep freeze. Investigate the geologic evidence from Greenland all the way to Antarctica to identify the 750-year-old culprit.
Air Date: Sat, Jul 8, 2017 7:30 PM
Kaija Saariaho’s yearning medieval romance has its Met premiere. Finnish conductor Susanna Malkki leads the performance, starring Susanna Phillips, Eric Owens and Tamara Mumford.