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History & Documentary Programs

Secrets of the Dead | Carthage’s Lost Warriors

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Watch Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 10pm | Learn if Carthaginians fleeing the conquering Romans may have taken refuge in South America.

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10 Buildings that Changed America

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Watch Friday, March 28, 2014 at 10pm | Survey 10 works of American architecture that changed the way we live.

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FRONTLINE | TB Silent Killer

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Watch Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 10pm | Hear heart-wrenching stories of the spread of tuberculosis, often drug-resistant, around the world.

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Independent Lens | All Of Me: A Story of Love, Loss and Last Resorts

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Watch Monday, March 24, 2014 at midnight | Witness the issues and consequences of weight-loss surgery for the morbidly obese “Girls.”

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Echoes of Creation

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Watch Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 11pm | A unique visual and aural experience through the exquisite beauty of Alaska, California and the Pacific Northwest.

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Secrets of the Dead | The Lost Diary of Dr. Livingstone

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Watch Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 10pm | Examine new forensic techniques being used to study the famed explorer’s lost diary.

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Armenian Exile

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Watch Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 7:30pm | In search of the ultimate connection with a neglected and sometimes forgotten identity.

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Paesani: The Story of Italian Culture in America

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Watch Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 2pm | Learn about the enduring culture that 4 million Italian immigrants imbued into American society.

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Makers: Women Who Made America

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Watch Friday, March 7, 2014 at 7pm on WMHT WORLD | Review the story of how women have helped shape America over the last 50 years through one of the most sweeping social revolutions in our country’s history.

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American Masters | Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train A Comin'

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Watch Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 9pm & Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 11pm | Experience guitarist Hendrix’s life and music through never-before-seen performances and interviews.

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Learn the story of how Theodore Roosevelt became our nation’s 26th president.

New York NOW: Education & History

Thousands rally for more charter schools

Thousands rally for more charter schools

It was the charter schools’ turn to rally at the State Capitol Wednesday in support of Governor Cuomo’s proposal to...

POV Documentary Blog

Tribeca Film Festival 2015: Preview

Tribeca Film Festival 2015: Preview

Doc Soup Man shares the top documentary films to see at Tribeca Film Festival 2015 along with insights from Tribeca...