WOSU TV Archives

Nazi Mega Weapons

3:10PM
January
31, 2014

In the quest for world domination, the Nazis built some of the biggest and deadliest pieces of military hardware and malevolent technology in history. With brilliant but dark minds and a legion of captive labor at their disposal, the Nazis believed the path to ultimate victory was to out-build and out-engineer their enemies.  For Hitler [...]

Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth

2:57PM
January
31, 2014

AMERICAN MASTERS celebrates Alice Walker in the new documentary, ALICE WALKER: BEAUTY IN TRUTH.  Most people are familiar with Alice Walker from her famous novel “The Color Purple.”   Writer and activist, Walker celebrates her 70th birthday on February 9. Born into a family of sharecroppers in rural Georgia, her life unfolded during the violent [...]

The Super Skyscrapers Are Coming

2:47PM
January
31, 2014

On Wednesday night February 5 at 10pm WOSU TV begins the four-part series, SUPER SKYSCRAPERS.  This series will follow the building of four extraordinary skyscrapers showing how they will revolutionize where we live, work, how we protect ourselves from earthquakes and terrorist attacks, and even control the amount of energy we use.   Each week [...]

The Amish Shunned on American Experience Tuesday

2:33PM
January
31, 2014

Filmed over the course of 12 months, this film follows seven former members of the Amish community as they reflect on their decisions to leave one of the most closed and tightly knit communities in the United States. It’s not an easy transition, being estranged from family they find themselves struggling to understand and make [...]

Columbus Neighborhoods:Clintonville

3:11PM
January
29, 2014

WOSU TV premiered COLUMBUS NEIGHBORHOODS: CLINTONVILLE this past Sunday.  If you missed the premiere, be sure to tune in or set your DVR to record the program on Thursday, January 3o, at 9pm. The Clintonville story starts with the Adena earthen mounds. Throughout the program we learn about the neighborhood that began as farms and [...]

NOVA: Ghosts of Murdered Kings

2:54PM
January
29, 2014

“GHOSTS OF MURDERED KINGS” premieres tonight on NOVA. Using modern forensics, archaeologists hunt for clues to identify the victims of Bronze Age murders, and the circumstances surrounding their shockingly violent deaths. This ancient detective story opens a window on the strange beliefs of Europe’s prehistoric peoples. Watch tonight at 9pm on WOSU TV and tomorrow [...]