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The Buddha
The Buddha

Watch Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 8pm | Review the life of the Buddha, an Indian sage who gained enlightenment. Richard Gere narrates.

The Blitz: London's Longest Night
The Blitz: London's Longest Night

Watch Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 7:30pm | The story of the war's most concentrated aerial attack on London in 1941 and how the city nearly perished under the German barrage.

POV | Neurotypical
POV | Neurotypical

Watch Monday, July 29, 2013 at midnight | Explore autism from the point of view of three autistic people: child, teenager and adult.

Secrets of the Dead | Bones of the Buddha
Secrets of the Dead | Bones of the Buddha

Watch Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 10pm | Join historian Charles Allen to solve the mystery of bones reputed to be those of the Buddha.

POV | High Tech, Low Life
POV | High Tech, Low Life

Watch Monday, July 22, 2013 at midnight | Trail two of China’s first citizen-reporters as they document the underside of rapid development.

Treasures of New York: Hearst Tower
Treasures of New York: Hearst Tower

Watch Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 2pm | Hearst Tower redefined the modern skyscraper and pioneered a sustainable architectural vision for the 21st century.

The monumental building that was supposed to last forever was destroyed after 53 years.

New York NOW: Education & History

New teachers union President wants to increase union's political potency

There’s a big change at state’s largest teacher’s union, New York State United Teachers, as members elected new leadership after months of unrest over the state’s flawed roll out of the new Common ...

POV Documentary Blog

Apply for Britdoc’s PUMA Impact Award

Our friends at Britdoc are bringing back The PUMA Impact Award for the 4th year. Submit your film before April 28th to this annual prize honoring the best in documentary filmmaking for social change.

American Masters

A Fierce Green Fire: Timeline of Environmental Movement and History

This timeline of key moments in environmental history and the environmental movement is adapted from Tom Turner's chronology for American Earth, an anthology edited by Bill McKibben. The timeline ...