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Air Date: Sat, Feb 23, 2019 8:00 PM
In this one-hour special, Rick sails from Barcelona to Athens, with stops in the French Riviera, Rome, and more. Our goal: to explore the ins and outs and pros and cons of cruising.
Air Date: Wed, Dec 12, 2018 9:00 PM
Weighing 54,000 gross tons and stretching over two football fields, the Seven Seas Explorer is no ordinary boat. NOVA follows a pioneering team of ship builders as they embark on what is advertised to be a milestone in maritime engineering.
Air Date: Wed, Feb 14, 2018 9:00 PM
Join archaeologists and divers recovering remains of ships and planes lost during World War II’s epic Dunkirk operation.
Air Date: Thu, Jan 25, 2018 10:00 PM
This episode looks at one of the greatest engineering feats of the 19th Century: the Transcontinental Railroad. Trekker Zay Harding explores the rich history of railroads on this incredible 3,000-mile journey across America.
Air Date: Sat, Sep 23, 2017 7:30 PM
Join writer and host Rick Steves as he experiences the local culture, cuisine and fun in some of Europe’s most interesting places.   Southeast England Rick travels from Canterbury to Dover.
Air Date: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 8:00 PM
Hawai‘i continues to be heavily reliant on imports to feed its 1.4 million residents and 8 million visitors. About $3 billion a year is spent to ship in approximately 90 percent of our food, with 6 million pounds of food arriving daily by cargo ships and planes.
Air Date: Tue, Jun 13, 2017 7:30 PM
As a young boy growing up in ahupuaa o Niu, now known as Niu Valley, Nainoa Thompson would go to Maunalua Bay with a family friend, Yoshi Kawano. “And we would go fishing. And that’s where my love for the ocean started, through fishing,” Thompson remembers.
Air Date: Wed, May 10, 2017 9:00 PM
Unravel the greatest mystery in Arctic exploration: 160 years ago, the Franklin Expedition to chart the Northwest Passage vanished. Now, a Canadian team discovers one of Franklin’s lost ships – a vital clue to the fate of the ill-starred expedition.
Air Date: Sun, Aug 2, 2015 8:00 PM
Captain Ross Poldark rides again in a swashbuckling new adaptation of the hit 1970s series. Aidan Turner stars as a redcoat who returns to Cornwall after the American Revolution; Eleanor Tomlinson plays the miner’s daughter taken in by the captain.