Schedule

PBS America showcases the best American history, music, science, current affairs and arts and culture programming. Our wide selection of shows includes our NOVA series of science features, FRONTLINE which looks at current affairs, our history programmes, AMERICAN EXPERIENCE and various Entertainment, Arts & Culture 

Sky viewers, please note that PBS America has recently moved to Documentaries on Sky 534. Virgin Media remains unchanged on Virgin 243.

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Mon 21

  1. 11:00pm - 12:10am The...
     

    The Dust Bowl

    Sunday 20 Apr, 11:00pm

    Series chronicling the worst man-made ecological disaster in American history when drought and the 'Great Plow-Up' made a dust bowl of the Southern Plains.
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  2. 12:10am - 1:15am The Dust Bowl
     

    The Dust Bowl

    Monday 21 Apr, 12:10am

    By 1933, the people of the Southern Plains were already weary of the year-long drought that had withered their crops, but the worst was yet to come.
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  3. 1:15am - 2:15am The Dust Bowl
     

    The Dust Bowl

    Monday 21 Apr, 1:15am

    As the Great Depression continued into 1935, the inhabitants of the Southern Plains also had to contend with violent dust storms that wiped out their crops.
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  4. 2:15am - 3:10am The Dust Bowl
     

    The Dust Bowl

    Monday 21 Apr, 2:15am

    By 1936, although nearly a quarter of the people living in the Southern Plains had begun to leave, a hardy majority stayed put as the drought entered its fifth year.
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  5. 3:10am - 4:10am Lincoln@Gettysburg
     

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    Lincoln@Gettysburg

    Monday 21 Apr, 3:10am

    Peter Schnall's documentary recalls a major turning point in American history and the technology that made it...
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  6. 4:10am - 5:35am The Address
     

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    The Address

    Monday 21 Apr, 4:10am

    "The kind of film that does a lot without seeming to try." Daily Mail Weekend This fascinating and...
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  7. 5:35am - 6:00am The...
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Monday 21 Apr, 5:35am

    Norm Abram continues reproducing this challenging bonnet-topped Queen Anne-legged tiger maple highboy.
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  8. 6:00am - 6:45am Aerial America
     

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    Aerial America

    Monday 21 Apr, 6:00am

    According to legend, the emergence of a groundhog from its burrow on February 2 indicates that spring will...
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  9. 6:00am - 6:45am Aerial America
     

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    Aerial America

    Monday 21 Apr, 6:00am

    This spectacular documentary series offers a bird's-eye view of the US, traversing the country with...
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  10. 6:45am - 7:55am History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Monday 21 Apr, 6:45am

    A woman wonders if her family clock kept time for the entire Midwest during the 19th century.
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  11. 7:55am - 9:10am Treasure Divers
     

    Treasure Divers

    Monday 21 Apr, 7:55am

    Shipwreck treasure historian Captain Carl 'Fizz' Fismer and dive master Captain Gary Mace trawl a host of underwater wrecks in search of riches
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  12. 9:10am - 10:20am History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Monday 21 Apr, 9:10am

    A woman wonders if her family clock kept time for the entire Midwest during the 19th century.
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  13. 10:20am - 11:30am Treasure Divers
     

    Treasure Divers

    Monday 21 Apr, 10:20am

    Shipwreck treasure historian Captain Carl 'Fizz' Fismer and dive master Captain Gary Mace trawl a host of underwater wrecks in search of riches
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  14. 11:30am - 1:55pm Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness
     

    Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness

    Monday 21 Apr, 11:30am

    The story of Jack Johnson, the son of former slaves who, in 1908, became world heavyweight champion. Part 1 of 2.
  15. 1:55pm - 4:10pm Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness
     

    Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness

    Monday 21 Apr, 1:55pm

    The story of Jack Johnson, the son of former slaves who, in 1908, became world heavyweight champion. Part 2 of 2.
  16. 4:10pm - 5:20pm Treasure Divers
     

    Treasure Divers

    Monday 21 Apr, 4:10pm

    Shipwreck treasure historian Captain Carl 'Fizz' Fismer and dive master Captain Gary Mace trawl a host of underwater wrecks in search of riches
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  17. 5:20pm - 6:30pm Treasure Divers
     

    Treasure Divers

    Monday 21 Apr, 5:20pm

    Shipwreck treasure historian Captain Carl 'Fizz' Fismer and dive master Captain Gary Mace trawl a host of underwater wrecks in search of riches
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  18. 6:30pm - 9:00pm Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness
     

    Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness

    Monday 21 Apr, 6:30pm

    The story of Jack Johnson, the son of former slaves who, in 1908, became world heavyweight champion. Part 1 of 2.
  19. 9:00pm - 11:15pm Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness
     

    Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness

    Monday 21 Apr, 9:00pm

    The story of Jack Johnson, the son of former slaves who, in 1908, became world heavyweight champion. Part 2 of 2.
  20. 11:15pm - 12:25am Treasure Divers
     

    Treasure Divers

    Monday 21 Apr, 11:15pm

    Shipwreck treasure historian Captain Carl 'Fizz' Fismer and dive master Captain Gary Mace trawl a host of underwater wrecks in search of riches
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Tue 22

  1. 11:15pm - 12:25am Treasu...
     

    Treasure Divers

    Monday 21 Apr, 11:15pm

    Shipwreck treasure historian Captain Carl 'Fizz' Fismer and dive master Captain Gary Mace trawl a host of underwater wrecks in search of riches
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  2. 12:25am - 1:40am Treasure Divers
     

    Treasure Divers

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 12:25am

    Shipwreck treasure historian Captain Carl 'Fizz' Fismer and dive master Captain Gary Mace trawl a host of underwater wrecks in search of riches
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  3. 1:40am - 3:40am Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness
     

    Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 1:40am

    The story of Jack Johnson, the son of former slaves who, in 1908, became world heavyweight champion. Part 1 of 2.
  4. 3:40am - 5:35am Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness
     

    Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 3:40am

    The story of Jack Johnson, the son of former slaves who, in 1908, became world heavyweight champion. Part 2 of 2.
  5. 5:35am - 6:00am The...
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 5:35am

    Norm Abram designs a modular system bookcase that can be adjusted to go around existing windows or doors.
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  6. 6:00am - 7:00am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 6:00am

    Part 1 of 4. Series examining the presidency of Bill Clinton with the opening programme following the road to his 1992 presidential victory.
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  7. 7:00am - 8:20am History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 7:00am

    Discover the leading role Yakima Canutt's saddle played in the birth of the Hollywood cowboy
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  8. 8:20am - 9:35am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 8:20am

    Part 1 of 4. Series examining the presidency of Bill Clinton with the opening programme following the road to his 1992 presidential victory.
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  9. 9:35am - 10:50am History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 9:35am

    Discover the leading role Yakima Canutt's saddle played in the birth of the Hollywood cowboy
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  10. 10:50am - 12:50pm The Fight
     

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    The Fight

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 10:50am

    On June 22, 1938, 70,000 fans crammed into Yankee Stadium to watch the African American Joe Louis and his...
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  11. 12:50pm - 2:00pm Ice Pilots
     

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    Ice Pilots

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 12:50pm

    This film follows the men and women of the United States Air Force's 109th Airlift Wing as they fly their...
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  12. 2:00pm - 3:15pm History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 2:00pm

    Discover the leading role Yakima Canutt's saddle played in the birth of the Hollywood cowboy
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  13. 3:15pm - 5:15pm The Fight
     

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    The Fight

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 3:15pm

    On June 22, 1938, 70,000 fans crammed into Yankee Stadium to watch the African American Joe Louis and his...
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  14. 5:15pm - 6:35pm Ice Pilots
     

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    Ice Pilots

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 5:15pm

    This film follows the men and women of the United States Air Force's 109th Airlift Wing as they fly their...
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  15. 6:35pm - 7:50pm History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 6:35pm

    Discover the leading role Yakima Canutt's saddle played in the birth of the Hollywood cowboy
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  16. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way
     

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    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 7:50pm

    7.50pm, Tuesday 22 - Wednesday 23 April This two-part documentary marks the 400th anniversary of the invention...
  17. 9:00pm - 11:30pm Henry Ford
     

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    Henry Ford

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 9:00pm

    His car transformed the lives of millions, his assembly line revolutionised industry, and his Five Dollar Day...
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  18. 11:30pm - 12:45am Huntin...
     

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    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 11:30pm

    7.50pm, Tuesday 22 - Wednesday 23 April This two-part documentary marks the 400th anniversary of the invention...

Wed 23

  1. 11:30pm - 12:45am Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way
     

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    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way

    Tuesday 22 Apr, 11:30pm

    7.50pm, Tuesday 22 - Wednesday 23 April This two-part documentary marks the 400th anniversary of the invention...
  2. 12:45am - 2:45am Henry Ford
     

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    Henry Ford

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 12:45am

    His car transformed the lives of millions, his assembly line revolutionised industry, and his Five Dollar Day...
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  3. 2:45am - 3:15am The...
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 2:45am

    Norm Abram designs a modular system bookcase that can be adjusted to go around existing windows or doors.
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  4. 3:15am - 4:10am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 3:15am

    Part 1 of 4. Series examining the presidency of Bill Clinton with the opening programme following the road to his 1992 presidential victory.
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  5. 4:10am - 4:35am The...
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 4:10am

    Norm Abram designs a modular system bookcase that can be adjusted to go around existing windows or doors.
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  6. 4:35am - 5:05am The...
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 4:35am

    The programme features an oak arts and crafts-style hall mirror with assembly point for keys, hats and mail.
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  7. 5:05am - 6:00am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 5:05am

    Part 1 of 4. Series examining the presidency of Bill Clinton with the opening programme following the road to his 1992 presidential victory.
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  8. 6:00am - 7:00am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 6:00am

    Part 2 of 4. Series recalling the Clinton presidency. The second programme focuses on the tumultuous first two years of the Clinton administration.
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  9. 7:00am - 8:20am History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 7:00am

    Wes Cowan decodes the message and the strategy behind a US World War II propaganda leaflet.
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  10. 8:20am - 9:30am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 8:20am

    Part 2 of 4. Series recalling the Clinton presidency. The second programme focuses on the tumultuous first two years of the Clinton administration.
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  11. 9:30am - 10:05am The New Yankee Workshop
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 9:30am

    The programme features an oak arts and crafts-style hall mirror with assembly point for keys, hats and mail.
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  12. 10:05am - 12:35pm Henry Ford
     

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    Henry Ford

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 10:05am

    His car transformed the lives of millions, his assembly line revolutionised industry, and his Five Dollar Day...
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  13. 12:35pm - 1:45pm Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way
     

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    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 12:35pm

    7.50pm, Tuesday 22 - Wednesday 23 April This two-part documentary marks the 400th anniversary of the invention...
  14. 1:45pm - 2:55pm History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 1:45pm

    Wes Cowan decodes the message and the strategy behind a US World War II propaganda leaflet.
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  15. 2:55pm - 5:25pm Henry Ford
     

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    Henry Ford

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 2:55pm

    His car transformed the lives of millions, his assembly line revolutionised industry, and his Five Dollar Day...
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  16. 5:25pm - 6:35pm Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way
     

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    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 5:25pm

    7.50pm, Tuesday 22 - Wednesday 23 April This two-part documentary marks the 400th anniversary of the invention...
  17. 6:35pm - 7:50pm History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 6:35pm

    Wes Cowan decodes the message and the strategy behind a US World War II propaganda leaflet.
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  18. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe
     

    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 7:50pm

    A look at how the telescope revolutionised human thought across science, philosophy and religion.
  19. 9:00pm - 11:10pm The Boys from H Company
     

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    The Boys from H Company

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 9:00pm

    The raising of the American flag on the island of Iwo Jima remains one of the most iconic images of World War...
  20. 11:10pm - 12:25am Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe
     

    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 11:10pm

    A look at how the telescope revolutionised human thought across science, philosophy and religion.

Thu 24

  1. 11:10pm - 12:25am Huntin...
     

    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe

    Wednesday 23 Apr, 11:10pm

    A look at how the telescope revolutionised human thought across science, philosophy and religion.
  2. 12:25am - 2:20am The Boys from H Company
     

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    The Boys from H Company

    Thursday 24 Apr, 12:25am

    The raising of the American flag on the island of Iwo Jima remains one of the most iconic images of World War...
  3. 2:20am - 2:45am The...
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Thursday 24 Apr, 2:20am

    The programme features an oak arts and crafts-style hall mirror with assembly point for keys, hats and mail.
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  4. 2:45am - 3:40am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Thursday 24 Apr, 2:45am

    Part 2 of 4. Series recalling the Clinton presidency. The second programme focuses on the tumultuous first two years of the Clinton administration.
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  5. 3:40am - 4:35am History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Thursday 24 Apr, 3:40am

    Wes Cowan decodes the message and the strategy behind a US World War II propaganda leaflet.
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  6. 4:35am - 5:05am The...
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Thursday 24 Apr, 4:35am

    Norm Abram constructs a very useful all-weather convertible bench/table made of rot-resistant cypress.
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  7. 5:05am - 6:00am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Thursday 24 Apr, 5:05am

    Part 2 of 4. Series recalling the Clinton presidency. The second programme focuses on the tumultuous first two years of the Clinton administration.
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  8. 6:00am - 7:00am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Thursday 24 Apr, 6:00am

    Part 3 of 4. After the 1994 Republican victory, Clinton begins to sideline his advisers and reclaims the political centre prior to winning the 1996 election.
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  9. 7:00am - 8:15am History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Thursday 24 Apr, 7:00am

    A raid on the federal armoury in Harpers Ferry and a Ronald McDonald costume are investigated
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  10. 8:15am - 9:25am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Thursday 24 Apr, 8:15am

    Part 3 of 4. After the 1994 Republican victory, Clinton begins to sideline his advisers and reclaims the political centre prior to winning the 1996 election.
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  11. 9:25am - 10:00am The New Yankee Workshop
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Thursday 24 Apr, 9:25am

    Norm Abram constructs a very useful all-weather convertible bench/table made of rot-resistant cypress.
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  12. 10:00am - 12:30pm Fidel Castro
     

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    Fidel Castro

    Thursday 24 Apr, 10:00am

    A ruthless dictator or a champion of social justice? Adriana Bosch's film offers an intimate and revealing...
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  13. 12:30pm - 1:40pm Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe
     

    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe

    Thursday 24 Apr, 12:30pm

    A look at how the telescope revolutionised human thought across science, philosophy and religion.
  14. 1:40pm - 2:55pm History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Thursday 24 Apr, 1:40pm

    A raid on the federal armoury in Harpers Ferry and a Ronald McDonald costume are investigated
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  15. 2:55pm - 5:25pm Fidel Castro
     

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    Fidel Castro

    Thursday 24 Apr, 2:55pm

    A ruthless dictator or a champion of social justice? Adriana Bosch's film offers an intimate and revealing...
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  16. 5:25pm - 6:35pm Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe
     

    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe

    Thursday 24 Apr, 5:25pm

    A look at how the telescope revolutionised human thought across science, philosophy and religion.
  17. 6:35pm - 7:50pm History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Thursday 24 Apr, 6:35pm

    A raid on the federal armoury in Harpers Ferry and a Ronald McDonald costume are investigated
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  18. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Electrified: The Guitar Revolution
     

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    Electrified: The Guitar Revolution

    Thursday 24 Apr, 7:50pm

    Featuring professional musicians and historians, this captivating film tells the story of the electric guitar,...
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  19. 9:00pm - 10:15pm The Madoff Affair
     

    The Madoff Affair

    Thursday 24 Apr, 9:00pm

    An investigation which follows the trail of fraudster Bernard L Madoff from the early 1960s to his efforts to raise $5 billion in the days before the story broke in December 2008.
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  20. 10:15pm - 11:30pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Thursday 24 Apr, 10:15pm

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
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  21. 11:30pm - 12:40am Electr...
     

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    Electrified: The Guitar Revolution

    Thursday 24 Apr, 11:30pm

    Featuring professional musicians and historians, this captivating film tells the story of the electric guitar,...
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Fri 25

  1. 11:30pm - 12:40am Electrified: The Guitar Revolution
     

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    Electrified: The Guitar Revolution

    Thursday 24 Apr, 11:30pm

    Featuring professional musicians and historians, this captivating film tells the story of the electric guitar,...
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  2. 12:40am - 1:45am The Madoff Affair
     

    The Madoff Affair

    Friday 25 Apr, 12:40am

    An investigation which follows the trail of fraudster Bernard L Madoff from the early 1960s to his efforts to raise $5 billion in the days before the story broke in December 2008.
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  3. 1:45am - 2:45am Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Friday 25 Apr, 1:45am

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
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  4. 2:45am - 3:10am The...
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Friday 25 Apr, 2:45am

    Norm Abram constructs a very useful all-weather convertible bench/table made of rot-resistant cypress.
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  5. 3:10am - 4:10am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Friday 25 Apr, 3:10am

    Part 3 of 4. After the 1994 Republican victory, Clinton begins to sideline his advisers and reclaims the political centre prior to winning the 1996 election.
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  6. 4:10am - 4:35am The...
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Friday 25 Apr, 4:10am

    Norm Abram constructs a very useful all-weather convertible bench/table made of rot-resistant cypress.
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  7. 4:35am - 5:05am The...
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Friday 25 Apr, 4:35am

    Norm Abram builds an oversized ottoman and visits the world famous Chapel Hill furniture market in North Carolina.
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  8. 5:05am - 6:00am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Friday 25 Apr, 5:05am

    Part 3 of 4. After the 1994 Republican victory, Clinton begins to sideline his advisers and reclaims the political centre prior to winning the 1996 election.
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  9. 6:00am - 7:00am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Friday 25 Apr, 6:00am

    Part 4 of 4. The economy is booming in Clinton's second term but his affair with Monica Lewinsky is about to become public knowledge.
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  10. 7:00am - 8:15am History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Friday 25 Apr, 7:00am

    Fabric from an aircraft that may be linked to Charles Lindbergh and Igor Sikorsky is investigated
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  11. 8:15am - 9:25am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Friday 25 Apr, 8:15am

    Part 4 of 4. The economy is booming in Clinton's second term but his affair with Monica Lewinsky is about to become public knowledge.
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  12. 9:25am - 10:00am The New Yankee Workshop
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Friday 25 Apr, 9:25am

    Norm Abram builds an oversized ottoman and visits the world famous Chapel Hill furniture market in North Carolina.
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  13. 10:00am - 11:15am The Madoff Affair
     

    The Madoff Affair

    Friday 25 Apr, 10:00am

    An investigation which follows the trail of fraudster Bernard L Madoff from the early 1960s to his efforts to raise $5 billion in the days before the story broke in December 2008.
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  14. 11:15am - 12:30pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Friday 25 Apr, 11:15am

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
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  15. 12:30pm - 1:40pm Electrified: The Guitar Revolution
     

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    Electrified: The Guitar Revolution

    Friday 25 Apr, 12:30pm

    Featuring professional musicians and historians, this captivating film tells the story of the electric guitar,...
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  16. 1:40pm - 2:55pm History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Friday 25 Apr, 1:40pm

    Fabric from an aircraft that may be linked to Charles Lindbergh and Igor Sikorsky is investigated
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  17. 2:55pm - 4:10pm The Madoff Affair
     

    The Madoff Affair

    Friday 25 Apr, 2:55pm

    An investigation which follows the trail of fraudster Bernard L Madoff from the early 1960s to his efforts to raise $5 billion in the days before the story broke in December 2008.
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  18. 4:10pm - 5:20pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Friday 25 Apr, 4:10pm

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
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  19. 5:20pm - 6:35pm Electrified: The Guitar Revolution
     

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    Electrified: The Guitar Revolution

    Friday 25 Apr, 5:20pm

    Featuring professional musicians and historians, this captivating film tells the story of the electric guitar,...
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  20. 6:35pm - 7:50pm History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Friday 25 Apr, 6:35pm

    Fabric from an aircraft that may be linked to Charles Lindbergh and Igor Sikorsky is investigated
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  21. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Secret Worlds: Angkor Wat
     

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    Secret Worlds: Angkor Wat

    Friday 25 Apr, 7:50pm

    7.50pm, Monday 28 April - Friday 2 May This fascinating documentary series follows Michael Arbuthnot as he...
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  22. 9:00pm - 10:10pm Navy Seals: Vietnam
     

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    Friday 25 Apr, 9:00pm

    The series using dramatic reconstruction to recall some of the most dangerous missions undertaken by US Navy...
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  23. 10:10pm - 11:20pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Friday 25 Apr, 10:10pm

    The second of two programmes in which a pair of American detectives investigate how and why Egypt's boy-king died, the evidence suggesting that he may well have been murdered
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  24. 11:20pm - 12:30am Secret Worlds: Angkor Wat
     

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    Friday 25 Apr, 11:20pm

    7.50pm, Monday 28 April - Friday 2 May This fascinating documentary series follows Michael Arbuthnot as he...
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  1. 11:20pm - 12:30am Secret...
     

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    Friday 25 Apr, 11:20pm

    7.50pm, Monday 28 April - Friday 2 May This fascinating documentary series follows Michael Arbuthnot as he...
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  2. 12:30am - 1:30am Navy Seals: Vietnam
     

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    Saturday 26 Apr, 12:30am

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  3. 1:30am - 2:35am Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Saturday 26 Apr, 1:30am

    The second of two programmes in which a pair of American detectives investigate how and why Egypt's boy-king died, the evidence suggesting that he may well have been murdered
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  4. 2:35am - 3:00am The...
     

    The New Yankee Workshop

    Saturday 26 Apr, 2:35am

    Norm Abram builds an oversized ottoman and visits the world famous Chapel Hill furniture market in North Carolina.
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  5. 3:00am - 4:00am Clinton
     

    Clinton

    Saturday 26 Apr, 3:00am

    Part 4 of 4. The economy is booming in Clinton's second term but his affair with Monica Lewinsky is about to become public knowledge.
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  6. 4:00am - 5:05am History Detectives
     

    History Detectives

    Saturday 26 Apr, 4:00am

    Fabric from an aircraft that may be linked to Charles Lindbergh and Igor Sikorsky is investigated
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    Clinton

    Saturday 26 Apr, 5:05am

    Part 4 of 4. The economy is booming in Clinton's second term but his affair with Monica Lewinsky is about to become public knowledge.
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  8. 6:00am - 7:00am Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way
     

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    Saturday 26 Apr, 6:00am

    7.50pm, Tuesday 22 - Wednesday 23 April This two-part documentary marks the 400th anniversary of the invention...
  9. 7:00am - 8:15am Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe
     

    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe

    Saturday 26 Apr, 7:00am

    A look at how the telescope revolutionised human thought across science, philosophy and religion.
  10. 8:15am - 10:40am Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness
     

    Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness

    Saturday 26 Apr, 8:15am

    The story of Jack Johnson, the son of former slaves who, in 1908, became world heavyweight champion. Part 1 of 2.
  11. 10:40am - 12:55pm Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness
     

    Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness

    Saturday 26 Apr, 10:40am

    The story of Jack Johnson, the son of former slaves who, in 1908, became world heavyweight champion. Part 2 of 2.
  12. 12:55pm - 2:55pm The Fight
     

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    Saturday 26 Apr, 12:55pm

    On June 22, 1938, 70,000 fans crammed into Yankee Stadium to watch the African American Joe Louis and his...
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  13. 2:55pm - 4:05pm Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way
     

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  14. 4:05pm - 5:20pm Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe
     

    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe

    Saturday 26 Apr, 4:05pm

    A look at how the telescope revolutionised human thought across science, philosophy and religion.
  15. 5:20pm - 7:45pm Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness
     

    Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness

    Saturday 26 Apr, 5:20pm

    The story of Jack Johnson, the son of former slaves who, in 1908, became world heavyweight champion. Part 1 of 2.
  16. 7:45pm - 10:00pm Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness
     

    Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness

    Saturday 26 Apr, 7:45pm

    The story of Jack Johnson, the son of former slaves who, in 1908, became world heavyweight champion. Part 2 of 2.
  17. 10:00pm - 12:00am The Fight
     

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    Saturday 26 Apr, 10:00pm

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Sun 27

  1. 12:00am - 1:10am Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way
     

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    Sunday 27 Apr, 12:00am

    7.50pm, Tuesday 22 - Wednesday 23 April This two-part documentary marks the 400th anniversary of the invention...
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    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe

    Sunday 27 Apr, 1:10am

    A look at how the telescope revolutionised human thought across science, philosophy and religion.
  3. 2:10am - 4:10am Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness
     

    Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness

    Sunday 27 Apr, 2:10am

    The story of Jack Johnson, the son of former slaves who, in 1908, became world heavyweight champion. Part 1 of 2.
  4. 4:10am - 6:00am Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness
     

    Jack Johnson: Unforgivable Blackness

    Sunday 27 Apr, 4:10am

    The story of Jack Johnson, the son of former slaves who, in 1908, became world heavyweight champion. Part 2 of 2.
  5. 6:00am - 7:00am Aerial America
     

    Aerial America

    Sunday 27 Apr, 6:00am

    The most spectacular parts of Hawaii are only accessible from the air and this programme offers breathtaking aerial views of the Hawaiian islands, flying from west to east
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  6. 7:00am - 9:00am The Fight
     

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    Sunday 27 Apr, 7:00am

    On June 22, 1938, 70,000 fans crammed into Yankee Stadium to watch the African American Joe Louis and his...
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  7. 9:00am - 11:30am Henry Ford
     

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    Sunday 27 Apr, 9:00am

    His car transformed the lives of millions, his assembly line revolutionised industry, and his Five Dollar Day...
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  8. 11:30am - 1:30pm The Fight
     

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    Sunday 27 Apr, 11:30am

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  9. 1:30pm - 4:00pm Fidel Castro
     

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    Sunday 27 Apr, 1:30pm

    A ruthless dictator or a champion of social justice? Adriana Bosch's film offers an intimate and revealing...
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  10. 4:00pm - 6:30pm Henry Ford
     

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    Sunday 27 Apr, 4:00pm

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  11. 6:30pm - 9:00pm Fidel Castro
     

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    Sunday 27 Apr, 6:30pm

    A ruthless dictator or a champion of social justice? Adriana Bosch's film offers an intimate and revealing...
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  12. 9:00pm - 11:15pm The Boys from H Company
     

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    Sunday 27 Apr, 9:00pm

    The raising of the American flag on the island of Iwo Jima remains one of the most iconic images of World War...
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    Sunday 27 Apr, 11:15pm

    His car transformed the lives of millions, his assembly line revolutionised industry, and his Five Dollar Day...
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