NOVA: Killer Landslides

Oso mudslide
Air Force Staff Sgt. Patrick McGuire, of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, is knee deep in mud while trying to remove debris from where a house once stood in the hopes of finding missing persons following the Oso mudslide. (Washington National Guard photo by Spc. Matthew Sissel)
19, 2014

Drawing on analysis of recent landslides around the world, geologists are investigating what triggered the deadliest U.S. landslide in decades. Watch Preview.

Cold War Roadshow: American Experience

Eisenhower At Mike & Khrushchev Doffs Hat
Maryland, USA --- Original caption: 9/16/1959-Washington: Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev speaks on arrival at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Sept 15, 1959. On platform with him are (r-l) President Eisenhower, Sec. of State Christian Herter; Soviet Amb. to UN and an interpreter (in front of Lodge). Others unidentified. --- Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS
18, 2014

Revisit one of the most bizarre episodes in the annals of modern history – the unprecedented barnstorming across America by Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev. Watch Preview.

River Voices: A Portrait of An American River Community

River Voices
The Ohio River Flood at Portsmouth
November 16, 2014

In 1937, the Ohio River at Portsmouth, Ohio reached an astounding 74. 23 feet and more than 32,000 people were displaced from their homes. Watch Preview.

Agatha Christie’s Poirot: Elephants Can Remember

David Suchet as Hercule Poirot
David Suchet as Hercule Poirot
November 15, 2014

While Poirot investigates a famed psychiatrist’s murder, crime novelist Ariadne Oliver looks into a couple’s mysterious death.Watch Preview.


Mellisa Etheridge, Paramount Theatre, Rutland Vt. June 10, 2014
PBS Hitmakers production - Mellisa Etheridge at the Paramount Theatre, Rutland Vt. 10 June 2014.
14, 2014

Take an up-close look at the music industry’s resilience in the digital age, from the perspective of artists, music label mavericks and game-changing managers. Watch Preview.

Father Brown: The Blue Cross

Father Brown
The series is set during the early 1950s, in the fictional Cotswold village of Kembleford, where Father Brown is the parish priest at St Mary's Catholic Church.
November 13, 2014

When his priceless Blue Cross is targeted by the infamous criminal Flambeau, Father Brown takes the initiative to try & save his soul. But is he walking into a trap? Watch Preview.

From Billions to None: The Passenger Pigeon’s Flight to Extinction

Passenger pigeon
From Billions to None
November 12, 2014

The centenary of this recent extinction offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to focus attention on habitat conservation and species survival. Watch Preview.

Navy SEALs: Their Untold Story

Navy SEALs
U.S. Navy SEALs Feel free to download and share all the photos are in the public domain.
11, 2014

Recount the missions of the “Commandoes of the Deep” through firsthand accounts through never-before-seen footage, home movies, and personal mementoes. Watch Preview.

Antiques Roadshow: Madison, WI

At ANTIQUES ROADSHOW in Madison, Wisconsin, this guest brings in a 1976 letter from legendary crooner Frank Sinatra to Chicago Daily News columnist Mike Royko
November 10, 2014

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW’s visit to Madison, Wisconsin, with appraiser Wes Cowan at the Wisconsin Dells to discuss late 19th-century stereoscopic photography.