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Tuesday at 9pm: Secrets of Spanish Florida

Posted on December 13th, 2017 by Rachel Schwartz

Secrets of Spanish Florida – A Secrets of the Dead Special uncovers one story of America’s past that never made it into textbooks. Follow some of America’s leading archaeologists, maritime scientists, and historians as they share the story of Florida’s earliest settlers. It’s a story that has taken more than 450 years to reveal.

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Monday at 9pm: Call the Midwife Holiday Special 2017

Posted on December 13th, 2017 by Rachel Schwartz

Join the midwives as they battle snow, ice, power cuts and frozen pipes to provide patient care during the coldest winter in 300 years. Valerie helps a young couple who experience a traumatic birth and Sister Julienne tries to reunite a family.

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Friday at 9pm: Christmas at Belmont 2017

Posted on December 13th, 2017 by Rachel Schwartz

Sheryl Crow hosts the 2017 Christmas at Belmont concert recorded in Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center. The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter shares the stage with 700 Belmont University students, faculty and the Nashville Children’s Choir in a holiday show crossing musical genres. Songs include “The Christmas Song,” “Run Rudolph Run” and “Angels We Have Heard on High.”

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Monday at 10pm: Supergirl

Posted on December 13th, 2017 by Rachel Schwartz

Naomi Kutin seems a typical Orthodox Jewish preteen from New Jersey, until her extraordinary talent — breaking world powerlifting records — turns her into an international phenomenon and transforms her family. Supergirl follows Naomi as she fights to hold on to her title while navigating the perils of adolescence. Can she still be “Supergirl” if […]

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Friday at 10pm: Lidia Celebrates America

Posted on December 6th, 2017 by Rachel Schwartz

In Homegrown Heroes, Chef Lidia Bastianich looks at veterans who return home and find farming to be a path back to civilian life. Seven poignant veterans’ stories take Lidia from the heart of Appalachia in Loom, W.Va. to Richmond, KY and Anaheim, CA, and prove that farming, beekeeping, and raising livestock can help individuals reconnect […]

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Thursday at 9pm: A Chef’s Life Holiday Special

Posted on December 6th, 2017 by Rachel Schwartz

Vivian Howard creates a Southern holiday feast based on her family’s Christmas and Hanukkah traditions. She also learns that mistletoe is traditionally shot out of pecan trees; leads a “tacky sweater night” at her restaurant; and celebrates Hanukkah with husband Ben’s family. Chef Scott Barton, her mentor, shows how to make Hoppin’ John; and chef […]

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Wednesday at 9pm: Secret Tunnel Warfare

Posted on December 6th, 2017 by Rachel Schwartz

Recalling an Allied tunneling operation beneath German lines in France during World War I, when some 600 tons of explosives were placed in the secret tunnels and simultaneously triggered. The resulting explosion was heard 150 miles away in London; and killed 10,000 German soldiers. Archaeologists and bomb disposal experts clear topsoil packed with shrapnel and […]

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Monday at 10pm: Newtown

Posted on December 6th, 2017 by Rachel Schwartz

Filmed over the course of nearly three years, Newtown uses deeply personal, never-before-heard testimonies to relate the aftermath of the deadliest mass shooting of schoolchildren in American history, documenting a traumatized community still reeling from the senseless tragedy, fractured by grief but driven toward a sense of purpose.

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Friday at 8pm: Driving Miss Daisy

Posted on November 29th, 2017 by Rachel Schwartz

Tony Award winners Angela Lansbury, James Earl Jones and Boyd Gaines star in the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Alfred Uhry, which was a hit on Broadway in 2010. The play is a timeless, searing, funny, and ultimately hopeful meditation on race relations in America, told through the complex relationship between a Jewish widow and an […]

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Thursday at 9pm: Hawking

Posted on November 29th, 2017 by Rachel Schwartz

A profile of physicist Stephen Hawking. Included: footage of him at home and on the road; and remarks from family members, friends and colleagues, including former wife Jane Hawking, astronaut Buzz Aldrin, Jim Carrey, Benedict Cumberbatch, mathematical physicist Roger Penrose and Richard Branson. The documentary also delves into his greatest scientific discoveries; and charts his […]

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