July Programming Highlights

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American Experience: Freedom Summer

During the summer of 1964, the nation’s eyes were riveted on Mississippi. Over 10 memorable weeks know as Freedom Summer, more than 700 student volunteers joined with organizers in an historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in the nation’s most segregated state. The campaign was marked by sustained and deadly violence, including the notorious murders of three civil rights workers, countless beatings, the burning of 35 churches and the bombing of 70 homes and Freedom Houses.

Tuesday, July 8 at 7:00pm.

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Nature: Great Zebra Exodus

When thunderclouds begin to gather over Botswana’s Kalahari each year, 20,000 zebras get itchy feet. As the first fat raindrops hit the dust, southern Africa’s biggest animal migration gets underway. In a never-ending quest for grass and water, the striped herds undertake an annual epic trek across the vast lunar landscape of the Kalahari’s Makgadikgadi Pans. See the story of this spectacular annual migration through the eyes of a single zebra family.

Tuesday, July 8 at 10:00pm.

NOVA: Australia’s
First 4 Billion Years

Hidden in the red hills of Australia are clues to the mysteries of Earth’s birth, how life arose and how it transformed the planet into the world we now live in. Experts unveil the earliest forms of life: an odd assortment of bacterial slime.

Sunday, July 27 at 7:00pm.

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

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Sidelined: Concussions
in Sports

Meet high school athletes and former NFL players struggling to recover from concussions. We'll also discover how medical experts in our region are finding new ways to identify and treat brain injuries, while coaches, lawmakers and doctors seek new ways to protect athletes from injury.

Monday, July 14 at 9:00pm.

Long Road Home

Exploring the impact of wartime Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, the film offers compelling stories of Pittsburg-area military veterans of Vietnam, Korea and World War II coming to terms with the emotional wounds of war.

Tuesday, July 15 at 8:00pm.

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Sixteenth Maine of Gettysburg

Often described as the Civil War’s turning point, the conflict took place over three days in and around the town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. It was the battle with the largest number of casualties ending General Robert E. Lee’s invasion of the north.

Tuesday, July 22 at 8:00pm.

MHz Worldview

Don't miss our second channel MHz Worldview. Tune in for news, public affairs and entertainment programming from around the world for MHz Worldview 24/7 on channel 24.2 View our schedule and look for the MHz Worldview.

Find MHz Worldview on: Direct TV Ch 2183 | Mediacom Ch 116 | Over the Air Ch 24.2