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POV
PBS,

1988

| Documentary

This is television's longest-running showcase for independent non-fiction films. POV premieres 14-16 of the best, boldest and most innovative programs every year on PBS. Since 1988, POV has presented over 400 films to public television audiences across the country. POV films are known for their intimacy, their unforgettable storytelling and their timeliness, putting a human face on contemporary social issues.


History Detectives
PBS,

2003

| 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.


Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego s an American children's television game show based on the Carmen Sandiego computer game series created by Brøderbund Software. The program aired on PBS from September 30, 1991 until December 22, 1995.


Odd Squad
PBS,

2014

| Children
Rating: 5/5

Odd Squad is a Canadian/American children's live action television series that premiered on TVOKids in Canada and PBS Kids in the United States on November 26, 2014, both on the same day. The series is created by Tim McKeon and Adam Peltzman and is co-produced by The Fred Rogers Company and Sinking Ship Entertainment in association with TVOKids and Ici Radio-Canada Télé. The series features young agents who use indirect reasoning and math to solve and investigate strange happenings in their town. This is commonly in the form of satire, or other comedic archetypes, and are used to teach the audience differing lessons in mathematics. In the UK it airs on CBBC and Pop. In Latin America it airs on Discovery Kids.


Sinking Cities
PBS,

2018

| Documentary

Weeks after Hurricane Florence ravaged the Carolinas, and on the sixth anniversary of Superstorm Sandy in New York, the four-part series examines how cities are preparing for the real-time effects of climate change.


The National Parks: America's Best Idea
PBS,

2009

| Documentary

This is a six-episode series directed by Ken Burns and written and co-produced by Dayton Duncan. Filmed over the course of more than six years at some of nature's most spectacular locales - from Acadia to Yosemite, Yellowstone to the Grand Canyon, the Everglades of Florida to the Gates of the Arctic in Alaska - The National Parks: America's Best Idea is nonetheless a story of people: people from every conceivable background - rich and poor; famous and unknown; soldiers and scientists; natives and newcomers; idealists, artists and entrepreneurs; people who were willing to devote themselves to saving some precious portion of the land they loved, and in doing so reminded their fellow citizens of the full meaning of democracy.


No Passport Required

Join chef Marcus Samuelsson on an inspiring journey across the U.S. to explore and celebrate the wide-ranging diversity of immigrant traditions and cuisine woven into American food and culture.


Life From Above
PBS,

2019

| Documentary
Rating: 4/5

Behold Earth as it's never been seen before. Cameras in space tell stories of life on our planet from a brand-new perspective, revealing its incredible movements, colors, patterns and just how fast it's changing.


Live From Lincoln Center
PBS,

1986

| Music, Variety

Direct from the stages of Lincoln Center in New York City, Live From Lincoln Center brings some of the world's greatest artists into American homes with live performances of opera, drama, music, and dance. The only live performing arts series on television, Live From Lincoln Center originally launched under the Great Performances umbrella on January 30, 1976 - and remained there until the summer of 1988. For this guide, the Great Performances episodes will be identified accordingly.


Wishbone

Welcome to a show where a dog can make you laugh, cry and take you into adventures! Wishbone is a dog belonging to Joe Talbot, and his mother Ellen. Wishbone also hangs out with Joe's friends and neighbors; Sam, David and Wanda. Together, there are mysteries in the town and all of them try to figure out how to solve them!


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