November Programming Highlights

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NOVA: Surviving Ebola

In 2013, in a small village in West Africa, a young boy died from the dreaded disease, Ebola. Over the next nine months, the virulent killer would claim more victims than all previous Ebola epidemics put together. Hear reports from the Ebola hot zone and from labs where scientists are racing to find a cure.

Sunday, November 2 at 7:00pm.

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NOVA airs most Sundays at 7:00pm with an encore performance on Thursdays at 11:00pm.

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Not Yet Begun to Fight

Not Yet Begun to Fight unfolds in the space between war and a new battle. This award-winning documentary follows the journey of five men who return from the battlefield with broken bodies and dark dreams. The scene of their return is a river. Their guide is a man who knows both the horror of combat and the healing power of water.

Thursday, November 6 at 9:00pm.
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Nature: Leave it to Beavers

Learn how beavers are being recruited to reverse the effects of global warming and water shortages. View these industrious rodents, once valued for their fur or hunted as pests, in a new light through the eyes of this novel assembly of beaver enthusiasts and "employers" who reveal the ways in which the presence of beavers can transform and revive landscapes. Discover Nature

Monday, November 24 at 8:00pm.
Nature airs most Mondays at 8:00pm.

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Journey to the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

It’s an iconic American holiday tradition like fireworks on the Fourth of July. A behind-the-
scenes look at what it takes to be a part of one of the largest events of the year.

Tuesday, November 25 at 7:00pm.

Frontline: The Rise of Isis

Frontline investigates the miscalculations and mistakes behind the brutal rise of ISIS. As part of a special Frontline, reports from Iraq on how the country began coming undone after the American withdrawal and what it means for the U.S. to be fighting there again.
Discover Frontline

Wednesday, November 5 at 10:00pm.
Frontline airs most Wednesdays at 10:00pm.

Featured Program

Globe Trekker: Food Hour, Ireland

Bobby samples oysters in Galway, fishes for salmon in Connemara, plays a tune or two with The Chieftains in Westport, visits the Nenagh Agricultural Show, judges a baking competition in Tipperary and learns the history of Guinness in Dublin.

Wednesday, November 12 at 9:00pm.
Globe Trekker airs most Wednesdays at 9:00pm. and Sundays at 2:30pm.