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An American Mosque

An American Mosque

Tuesday, October 21 at 7:30pm on Channel 12.1
AN AMERICAN MOSQUE follows a group of Muslim farmers in Yuba City, California, as they struggle to build their local mosque only to see it destroyed by arson. Despite their loss, the film's central characters are unrelenting in their conviction that all Americans are entitled to a religious sanctuary and the right to practice their faith openly. 
Ultimate Restorations

Ultimate Restorations "Cangarda: The Last American Steam Yacht"

Tuesday, October 21 at 9:00pm on Channel 12.1
This series shares the spellbinding stories behind the restoration of eight of history’s greatest historical and engineering treasures – the world’s largest pipe organ, a surviving 1920s fire engine, a "fish car" designed to transport live fish by train, a priceless carouse, a World War II spy plane, one of the first U.S. yachts to round Cape Horn and a famous steam locomotive.
A Walk in the Park with Nick Molle: Birds without Borders

A Walk in the Park with Nick Molle: Birds without Borders

Wednesday, October 22 at 7:00pm on Channel 12.1
Naturalist Nick Mollé goes in search of four birds with the ability to thrive in two completely different ecosystems: Swainson's Thrush, Wilson's Warbler, the Yellow Warbler and the Western Tanager. Mollé ventures into the coniferous forests of the Rocky Mountains and the lush tropical environs of Costa Rica to better understand the birds' life cycles through their migratory patterns.
Shoshone Wild

Shoshone Wild

Wednesday, October 22 at 8:00pm on Channel 12.1
The Shoshone National Forest is home to some of the most rugged country in the contiguous United States. Narrated by Peter Coyote, this program focuses on saving this "untamed land" near Yellowstone National Park. It also contains interviews from a cross section of folks throughout Wyoming and beyond who are passionate about saving wild places and wild things.
Chihuly Outside

Chihuly Outside

Wednesday, October 22 at 9:00pm on Channel 12.1
CHIHULY OUTSIDE covers nearly half a century of Dale Chihuly’s epic outdoor installations. The film chronicles Chihuly’s first experiments with floating glass on water and using ice and neon, as well as his decade-long exploration of large-scale installations at 12 of the world's preeminent botanic gardens and conservatories. Pictured: Red Reeds.
Globe Trekker

Globe Trekker "Special: World War II"

Thursday, October 23 at 7:00pm on Channel 12.1
The series' hosts visit many of the European sites that played a major role in World War II. From the forests of Compiegne in northern France to the island of Crete, this episode takes viewers on a haunting journey of discovery. Other locations include Nuremberg, Vienna, Dunkirk, Dresden, Berlin, Auschwitz, and the Normandy beaches.

NOVA "Rise of the Hackers"

Thursday, October 23 at 8:00pm on Channel 12.1
Our lives are going digital. We shop, bank and even date online. Computers hold our treasured photographs, private emails, and all of our personal information. This data is precious – and cybercriminals want it. Now, NOVA goes behind the scenes of the fast-paced world of cryptography to meet the scientists battling to keep our data safe.
Thinking Money: The Psychology Behind our Best and Worst Financial Decisions

Thinking Money: The Psychology Behind our Best and Worst Financial Decisions

Thursday, October 23 at 9:00pm on Channel 12.1
A mix of fascinating theory and practical takeaways, THINKING MONEY leads viewers on an exploration of how and why people spend, save (or don't), and think about money. Pictured: Host David Coyne – a Washington, D.C.-based actor and comedian.

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