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January 2018

We invite you to tune in for these outstanding shows and all of our January programming.

 
Featured Program

Victoria

on Masterpiece

One of the highest-rated dramas on PBS in 20 years, Victoria’s premiere season was hailed as a “gem” by The Hollywood Reporter and a “breakout hit” by Harpers Bazaar. The series returns for Season 2 on January 22, 2018.

In 1837, a diminutive, neglected teenager is crowned Queen Victoria, navigates the scandal, corruption, and political intrigues of the Court, and soon rises to become the most powerful woman in the world. Victoria stars Jenna Coleman (Doctor Who) as Queen Victoria in a highly anticipated series that follows the drama of the candid, spirited monarch who was perhaps the first woman to seem to have it all. Learn more

Begins Monday, January 22 | 8:00pm.

 
 
 
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American Experience

Space Men

Meet the pioneering Air Force scientists and pilots whose Project Manhigh, which collected data about the biological and technical factors required to support human activity in space, laid the groundwork for the US space program.
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Sunday, January 28 | 9:00pm.

 

Samantha Brown’s

Places to Love

Samantha Brown takes viewers on a discovery of the emotional heart of travel, highlighting the people who are changing, challenging, and strengthening a destination. She seeks out the little-known spots and haunts where innovators are creating a brand new travel experience. Read more

Tuesdays in January (begins 1/9) | 9:00pm.

 
 
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NOVA

Black Hole Apocalypse

They are the most enigmatic, mysterious, and exotic objects in the universe: black holes. They’re also the most powerful; their gravity is so strong it can actually capture light. And they’re the most destructive, swallowing particles, dust, gas, planets, even giant stars. Anything that falls into them vanishes… gone forever. But now, astrophysicists are coming to realize that black holes just might be integral to the structure of the universe—and our very existence.
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Sunday, January 28 | 7:00pm.

 

Antiques Roadshow

Season 22

Veteran television personality Mark L. Walberg serves as series host. Specialists from the country’s leading auction houses and independent dealers offer free appraisals of antiques and collectibles. The cameras capture tales of family heirlooms, flea market finds and items saved from attics and
basements, while experts reveal the fascinating truths about these items. Explore more

Wednesday, January 24 | 8:00pm.

 
 
Featured Program

Prohibition

A film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick

Prohibition is the story of the rise, rule, and fall of the Eighteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and the entire era it encompassed. The culmination of nearly a century of activism, Prohibition was intended to improve, even to ennoble, the lives of all Americans, to protect individuals, families, and society at large from the devastating effects of alcohol abuse.

Prohibition turned law-abiding citizens into criminals, made a mockery of the justice system, caused illicit drinking to seem glamorous and fun… But the enshrining of a faith-driven moral code in the Constitution paradoxically caused millions of Americans to rethink their definition of morality. Learn more

Begins Thursday, January 4 | 10:00pm.

 
 
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