January Programming Highlights

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Featured Program

Nature: Wild France

Journeying from the Pyrenees to the Alps, all around the mainland and farther on to Corsica, it is the story of the wild side of France. Breathtaking photography reveals wolves, wild boar and even bears living among France’s many mountains, valleys and forests. Globe Trekker transports viewers to unforgettable destinations through its stunning photography, rhythmic indigenous music and spirit of adventure. Discover Nature

Monday, January 26 at 8:00pm.

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Jewel in the Crown

The critically acclaimed 14-part series returns to public television. The series follows the final days of the British Raj in India during World War II, based upon the Raj Quartet novels by Paul Scott. Starring an all-star British cast including Art Malik and Timothy Piggot-Smith.

Sundays in January at 8:00 p.m.

Last Will. & Testament

It’s the greatest literary mystery of all time:
who wrote the works of William Shakespeare? Uncover the truth behind the world’s most elusive author and discover a forgotten nobleman whose story could rewrite history.

Wednesday, January 28 at 8:00pm.

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Mr. Civil Rights: Thurgood Marshall and the NAACP

This compelling biography incorporates rare archival film and extraordinary interviews to explore Marshall’s life in the years leading up the landmark Brown v. Board of Education ruling.

Wednesday, January 14 at 8:00pm.

Testing Milton Friedman

Hosted by award-winning veteran journalist Emily Rooney with a distinguished panel of two Friedman advocates and two challengers, presents a lively discussion and debate on Friedman’s still-provocative ideas in each of these hour-long programs.

Mondays in January at 10:00pm.

Embracing Our Military Special Programs

Explore programs, events and information related to our Embracing Our Military initiative.

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NOVA: Big Bang Machine

In July of 2012, scientists at the giant atom smashing facility at CERN announced the discovery of a subatomic particle that seems like a tantalizingly close match to the elusive Higgs Boson, thought to be responsible for giving all the stuff in the universe its mass.

Sunday, January 25 at 7:00pm. Encore performance: Thursday, January 29 at 11:00pm.

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