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Native AmericaNative America
PBS, 2018 Running | History, Documentary
Rating: 4/5

At the intersection of Native knowledge and modern scholarship is a new vision of America and its people. Native America is a four-part PBS series that challenges everything we thought we knew about the Americas before and since contact with Europe. It travels through 15,000-years to showcase massive cities aligned to the stars, unique systems of science, art, and writing, and 100 million people connected by social networks and spiritual beliefs spanning two continents. The series reveals some of the most advanced cultures in human history and the Native American people who created it and whose legacy continues, unbroken, to this day.Explore the world created by America's First Peoples. The four part series reaches back 15,000 years to reveal massive cities aligned to the stars, unique systems of science and spirituality, and 100 million people connected by social networks spanning two continents.

The Dictator's PlaybookThe Dictator's Playbook
PBS, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, History, Documentary

The Dictator's Playbook details the lives of infamous dictators, such as Saddam Hussein and Mussolini, from their rise to their eventual downfall. The series examines the tactics used by these dictators to gain and maintain power, and the consequences of their actions on their countries and the world.

PBS, 1994 Cancelled/Ended | Sports, History, Documentary
Rating: 4.5/5

Ken Burns' Baseball is a documentary series that explores the history of the iconic American game. It delves into the sport's cultural impact and its evolution over time. Originally aired on PBS, this Emmy Award-winning series is a must-watch for baseball enthusiasts and anyone interested in American history and culture.

I'll Have What Phil's HavingI'll Have What Phil's Having
PBS, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Travel, Cooking/Food, Documentary

Embark on an international culinary expedition with Phil Rosenthal, creator of the TV hit Everybody Loves Raymond, and one of Hollywood's funniest producers. Join Phil as he explores six culinary capitals of the world in search for the best of a city's specialty, or one of its most unusual dishes.

The Joy of PaintingThe Joy of Painting
PBS, 1983 Cancelled/Ended | Family, Reality, Documentary
Rating: 4/5

Artist Bob Ross shares his wet-on-wet technique for painting beautiful landscapes and happy trees in his serene and instructional series. The Joy of Painting invites viewers to escape into a calming world of artistry, as Ross guides even the most inexperienced painters to create their own masterpieces.

Curious GeorgeCurious George
PBS, 2006 On Hiatus | Comedy, Family, Adventure, Children Cartoons
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.

Ancient SkiesAncient Skies
PBS, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

With breath-taking CGI, beautiful landscape footage and some of the world's most important astronomical artefacts, Ancient Skies looks at the cosmos through the eyes of our ancestors, and our changing views of the cosmos throughout history.

A Chef's LifeA Chef's Life
PBS, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Cooking/Food, How To/Do It Yourself, Reality | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

The show plunges audiences into the kitchen of a high-end restaurant located in the low country of eastern North Carolina. It follows the trials and travails of Chef Vivian Howard and her husband, Ben Knight, and their farm-to-table restaurant, Chef & the Farmer, exploring both traditional and modern applications of quintessential Southern ingredients. Vivian's skill in the kitchen is an equal match for her charismatic personality, radiating behind crystal grey eyes.

Big PacificBig Pacific
PBS, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary
Rating: 5/5

Plunge into the Pacific with researchers and cinematographers and see the ocean's rare and dazzling creatures in a way never before seen on television. The show examines an ocean that covers a third of the Earth's surface.

Miss AustenMiss Austen
PBS In Development | Drama, History, Mini-Series

The lives and loves of Jane Austen and her sister Cassandra, exploring why Cassandra burned letters written by her sister, Jane - a decision that has bewildered academics and Austen fans for centuries.

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