WOSU TV Archives

NOVA: Doomsday Volcanoes- Wed., Jan. 2 at 9p on WOSU TV

3:33PM
December
21, 2012

In April 2010 the eruption of Iceland’s Eyjafjallajokull volcano turned much of the northern hemisphere into an ash-strewn no-fly zone,stranding hundreds of thousands of travelers. But Eyjafjallajokull was just the start. Now, an Icelandic volcano 10 times bigger, Katla, has begun to swell and grumble. Two more giants, Hekla and Laki, could erupt without warning. [...]

Catholicism- Mon., Jan 7 at 10p on WOSU TV

3:29PM
December
21, 2012

In this moving and epic documentary series, Father Robert Barron tells the story of Catholicism around the world – using art, architecture, literature, music and all the riches of the Catholic tradition. Fr. Barron also examines how Christianity has helped shape the nature of this rich and powerful faith. The team was granted exclusive access [...]

Abolitionists: American Experience- Tues., Jan. 8 at 9p on WOSU TV

3:15PM
December
21, 2012

On January 1, 1863, when abolitionist leaders Frederick Douglass and William Lloyd Garrison received word that the Emancipation Proclamation had declared three million enslaved African Americans “forever free,” it was the culminating moment of the most important civil rights crusade in American history, and the climax of a long and difficult friendship between two remarkable [...]

NOVA: Riddles of the Sphinx- Wed., Dec. 19 at 9p on WOSU TV

11:39AM
December
18, 2012

The Great Sphinx is disappearing. It would not be the first time in its nearly 5,000-year history that the sands of Egypt have buried this wonder of the ancient world. But today the Sphinx confronts a threat far worse than being blanketed by dunes. The face of the mysterious Pharaoh is being sandblasted to oblivion, [...]

Christmas at Luther- Sunday, Dec. 23 at 8p on WOSU TV

11:30AM
December
18, 2012

This program celebrates the joy and traditions of Christmas with the renowned choirs of Luther College in Decorah Iowa. Holiday music, 500 choristers, a symphony orchestra, thousands in the audience and glowing candlelight capture the wonder and joy of the season as Luther College’s internationally-acclaimed musicians mark 32 years of sharing the seasonal gift of [...]

Norway Passage:Most Beautiful Voyage-Mon.,Dec. 24 at 9p on WOSU TV

11:17AM
December
18, 2012

“A Norway Passage: The Most Beautiful Voyage” is the story of a voyage along more than eleven hundred miles of Norway’s spectacular coastline. Deep fjords, crashing waterfalls, mountains rising from the sea, lovely towns and fishing villages and a history of the coastal ferries vital to people living along this stunning coast. A Norway Passage [...]