The Bible’s Buried Secrets

23, 2015

This week NOVA breaks new ground investigating the origins of the ancient Israelites and the creation of the Bible. More than a century of literary detective work and decades of archeological excavation in the Holy Land provide provocative new insights into ancient beliefs. It’s a story of science, history and faith and it begins Wednesday night [...]

A Mystery For Martin Clunes

20, 2015

New season’s of CALL THE MIDWIFE and MR. SELFRIDGE begin next Sunday, March 29 on WOSU TV.  While we’re waiting, starting this Sunday at 8pm we have a great line-up of mystery programming. Just what is the British fascination with murder?  Dr. Lucy Worsley, who gave us TALES FROM THE ROYAL BEDCHAMBER is back with murder on [...]

This Week on WOSU TV- March 16-21

16, 2015

Our March membership drive is coming to a close and we thank you for your support.  If you’ve been waiting to pledge your support for all the great programs you see every week on WOSU TV now is the time. Monday- ETHAN BORTNICK: LIVE IN CONCERT: THE POWER OF MUSIC I’ve taken several calls over [...]

Its Time For Our March Membership Drive

2, 2015

Every year WOSU TV kicks off the month of March with our longest membership drive of the year.  We’ve got lots of great specials planned over the next three weeks we’ll hope you’ll check out. For music lovers there is quite a variety of great programming; Great Broadway Musical Moments From The Ed Sullivan Show, [...]

Doc Martin’s Portwenn

Martin Clunes interviewed for Doc Martin's Portwenn.
Martin Clunes interviewed for Doc Martin's Portwenn.
February 25, 2015

Shot on location in Port Isaac, England, Doc Martin’s Portwenn is a new behind-the-scenes look at the international hit series Doc Martin. Watch at 8pm Sunday, March 1 or Thursday, March 5 on WOSU TV.

The Great British Baking Show

23, 2015

The competition is quickly coming to its conclusion, only two more episodes left.  Tonight it’s the semi-finals and its serious business as the bakers take on patisserie. First challenge baklava, the theme tonight seems to be layers.  In the technical task the bakers are tasked with creating the German schichttorte. A pastry cooked in stages under [...]

This Week on WOSU TV-February 15-21

13, 2015

It’s hard to pick out just one program to profile this week, so let’s do a quick look through the week. Sunday- Columbus Neighborhoods: Bexley Another blockbuster Sunday night on WOSU TV and it all begins with the premiere of COLUMBUS NEIGHBORHOODS: BEXLEY.  The newest installment in the COLUMBUS NEIGHBORHOODS series, Bexley started as two [...]

Shakespeare In Love

11, 2015

Love is in the air Friday night on SHAKESPEARE UNCOVERED. This week we uncover two of Shakespeare’s most dynamic couples, Anthony & Cleopatra and Romeo & Juliet. Kim Cattrall takes us into the world of Anthony & Cleopatra.  Cattrall, having played the role of Cleopatra twice, meets other actresses who have brought Shakespeare’s Egyptian Queen [...]

An Oscar Nomination Sneak Peek

Evacuation of Saigon
A CIA employee (probably O.B. Harnage) helps Vietnamese evacuees onto an Air America helicopter from the top of 22 Gia Long Street, a half mile from the U.S. Embassy. (Copyright Bettmann/Corbis / AP Images)
5, 2015

Sneak peek! Now through Saturday, 2/7, stream the @American Experience Oscar®-nominated film “Last Days in Vietnam” online before it airs. From filmmaker Rory Kennedy, the film recounts the chaotic final days of the Vietnam War as the North Vietnamese Army closed in on Saigon. Watch it now: . The film premieres on WOSU TV Tuesday, [...]

The Big Burn

3, 2015

In August 1910, a massive wildfire swept across the Northern Rockies, burning more than three million acres in 36 hours.  At the time the Department of Agriculture’s new U.S. Forest Service had only been managing the countries “forest reserves” for five years.  The management of the “forest reserves” was the responsibility of the Department of the Interior [...]