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History Detectives


| Documentary

This series explores the true stories behind historic sites, artifacts and tall tales at the request of citizens all over America, with the help of an inquisitive team of fact-finders with an uncanny talent for uncovering the truth.

Charlie Rose

This talk show has no frill involved. Just a round oak table and intelligent discussion as journalist Charlie Rose engages news makers, celebrities, and authors each night

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

Chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics.

Curious George


| Children Cartoons, Animation
Rating: 4.5/5

George is a curious little monkey from the jungles of Africa. He lives with his friend, the Man in the Yellow Hat. George's curiosity is constantly getting him into trouble and he frequently needs to be saved by his friend.

First Peoples

See how the mixing of ancient human genes helped us survive and thrive around the globe. Developments in genetics, archaeology and anthropology cast new light on 200,000 years of history, detailing how Homo sapiens came to be the dominant human species.

Frontline: World


| Educational
Rating: 4/5

Frontline: World features first person stories that take viewers on adventures around the world. Bringing light to many international issues, this show educates as well as entertains.

Milk Street


| Cooking/Food, Documentary
Rating: 3.5/5

Let's stop doing things in the kitchen that made sense in the 19th century but not in the 21st. Milk Street travels the world to bring you the very best ideas and techniques with no lists of hard-to-find ingredients, strange cookware, or all-day methods to slow you down.

We'll Meet Again

Exploring some of history's most dramatic events from across the globe through the personal stories of those who experienced them, the series brings together people whose lives intersected at pivotal moments. Executive produced and reported by Ann Curry, each episode of We'll Meet Again reveals the powerful bonds forged among people who now, against the odds, have the opportunity to reunite with those who transformed their lives.

How We Got To Now with Steven Johnson

This series reveals the story behind the remarkable ideas that made modern life possible; the unsung heroes that brought them into the world - and the unexpected and bizarre consequences each of these innovations has triggered.

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Every Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood episode offers a parenting strategy. The clip below is from an episode about first experiences a visit to the doctor and a 'look around' visit to school. The parenting strategy being modeled shows that by talking to children in advance about what to expect, parents can ease any apprehension they may be feeling. As in all Daniel stories, the strategy is offered as a musical 'jingle' - in this case "When we do something new, let's talk about what we'll do"!