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Air Date: Sun, Jun 14, 2020 10:00 PM
Meet a Muslim paramedic who helps fasting worshipers during Ramadan in Jerusalem. A Cambodian man risks his life to save his ancestral spirits from the jungle. A Buddhist warrior monk in China faces a test that will change his life forever.
Air Date: Wed, Dec 18, 2019 9:00 PM
What would it be like to go inside the mind of an animal? We have all gazed into a creature’s eyes and wondered: what is it thinking about? What does it really know? Now, the revolutionary science of animal cognition is revealing hard evidence about how animals understand the world around them, uncovering their […]
Air Date: Tue, Oct 22, 2019 9:00 PM
Discover the lessons from a 1970s public housing experiment. Understand the roots of newborn testing. Explore head injuries in pro sports. See why too few people, not too many, is a problem. Andy Borowitz takes on Space Force.
Air Date: Tue, Feb 12, 2019 9:00 PM
Discover the mostly forgotten story of the U.S. Navy’s groundbreaking Sealab program, whose “Aquanauts” tested the limits of human endurance and revolutionized our understanding of underseas exploration.
Air Date: Sat, Nov 11, 2017 10:00 PM
This film follows the late Dr. Marian Diamond, one of the founders of modern neuroscience, over a five-year period and highlights her scientific accomplishments. Her groundbreaking work was all the more remarkable because it began during an era when so few women entered science at all.
Air Date: Wed, Nov 8, 2017 8:00 PM
Most Likely to Succeed examines the history of education in the United States and reveals the shortcomings of conventional education in today’s modern world.
Air Date: Tue, May 31, 2016 8:00 PM
Follow a diverse cast of participants on an emotional journey who use history and science to uncover their fascinating family stories. Each individual’s past is a link to a larger community history, revealing the rich cultural tapestry of America.
Air Date: Tue, May 17, 2016 8:00 PM
Follow a diverse cast of participants on an emotional journey that uses history and science to uncover their fascinating family stories. Each individual’s past is a link to a larger community history, revealing the rich cultural tapestry of America.
Air Date: Sat, Apr 23, 2016 9:30 PM
Every four years, a group of the finest young pianists takes the stage at the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in Fort Worth, Texas. The pressure on these artists is overwhelming, because the stakes are so high: prize money, concert bookings, a recording contract, a career.
Air Date: Wed, Aug 26, 2015 8:00 PM
Ecologist Chris Morgan has tracked large predators in some of the wildest and most remote places on earth. He now embarks on a challenge that will fulfill a lifelong dream – to find and film a Siberian tiger living wild and free in Russia’s far eastern forests.
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