This program follows two intrepid pilots as they take on the greatest aviation adventure of our time, overcoming countless challenges as they construct and fly the first solar-powered airplane around the world. Pictured: Pilots Borschberg and Piccard with Solar Impulse 2.
This week, ACL presents an hour of contemporary R&B and indie rock with Khalid and Mac DeMarco. El Pasoan Khalid performs songs from his Grammy-nominated debut American Teen. Canadian DeMarco plays tunes from his acclaimed LP This Old Dog.
Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Hozier takes the stage at New York City’s Gramercy Theater, performing songs from his latest album, Wasteland Baby!, as well an impassioned version of "Take Me to Church," fan favorite "Cherry Wine" and "Jackie and Wilson."
Fifty years after humans first set foot on the moon, new scientific discoveries are fueling excitement for a return to the lunar surface – this time, perhaps, to stay. NOVA joins the scientists and engineers working to make life on the moon a reality.
This documentary series takes viewers on a global tour of the projects and people on the front lines of citizen science and crowdsourcing. By observing their environment, mapping neighborhoods (pictured), and collecting information about the world around them, citizens are helping scientists advance knowledge while speeding up new discoveries and innovations.
This witty high-tech documentary reveals what data is and how it is captured, stored, shared and analyzed. Mathematician Dr. Hannah Fry tells the story of the engineers of the data age – people most of us have never heard of – despite creating a technological and philosophical revolution.
This week, Pamunkey warriors descend upon the colony, and the settlers meet with powerful tribal leader Opechancanough. Also, when Massinger tries to cause trouble for Silas, Alice unearths a damning secret from the plantation owner's past.
Sidney is swept up in the civil rights movement when Reverend Todd and his daughter arrive and a murder sees racial tensions spike. Sidney struggles to remember a victim's final words. Geordie investigates a slum connected to a deadly web of vice.
More violence is unleashed, as the police begin to grapple with what they now believe is a homophobic motive. They start to trace the case back to an American organization of religious Christian fanatics. In Swedish with English subtitles.
Everything is bigger in Texas – including updated values of treasures from 2005 such as a 1953 Mickey Mantle All Star watch, an 1840 Texas Artillery short sword, and an Edith Parsons "Turtle Baby" fountain.
In this special, travel expert Rick Steves sails from Barcelona to Athens, with stops in the French Riviera, Rome and more. Rick's goal: to explore the ins and outs and pros and cons of cruising. His tips include enjoying time on the ship-to-shore excursions on land.
This film looks into the extraordinary life of Nawang Khechog, the most famous flute player from Tibet. After being exiled to India, Nawang studied meditation and Buddhist philosophy. He spent eleven years as a monk, including four years as a hermit meditating in the Himalayan foothills under the guidance of the Dalai Lama.
This film tells the emotional story of Lauren McCullough, a star high school athlete who was diagnosed with Ewing’s Sarcoma and spent her time spreading awareness about the cancer and completing inspiring bucket-list items.
Born to explorer parents, Jeanie Aspen began life in the arctic wilds. At twenty-two, she and a friend set off down the Yukon River for a year alone. Immersed in splendor and solitude, she speaks of survival and courage – measuring dreams against unforgiving realities.