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 

You can find us on Sky channel 534, Virgin Media 276 and Freesat 160.

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Tue 03

  1. 10:50pm - 12:05am Cur...
     

    Curse of T-Rex

    Monday 02 May, 10:50pm

    Documentary covering an FBI investigation into widespread fossil theft in America that included the case of 'Sue', the largest Tyrannosaurus rex ever found
  2. 12:05am - 1:15am 9/11: Stories in Fragments
     

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    9/11: Stories in Fragments

    Tuesday 03 May, 12:05am

    September 11, 2001 will always be remembered as a date that changed world history, but many individual stories...
  3. 1:15am - 2:50am Martin Luther King: Roads to Memphis
     

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    Martin Luther King: Roads to Memphis

    Tuesday 03 May, 1:15am

    9pm, Friday 12 February This film by Steven Ives tells the stories of James Earl Ray, Dr Martin Luther King...
  4. 2:50am - 3:40am 9/11: Stories in Fragments
     

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    9/11: Stories in Fragments

    Tuesday 03 May, 2:50am

    September 11, 2001 will always be remembered as a date that changed world history, but many individual stories...
  5. 3:40am - 4:35am Secret Worlds: Maya
     

    Secret Worlds: Maya

    Tuesday 03 May, 3:40am

    Archaeologist Michael Arbuthnot travels from the highlands of Guatemala to the jungles of Belize to uncover the mysterious collapse of the Mayan civilisation
  6. 4:35am - 5:35am 9/11: Stories in Fragments
     

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    9/11: Stories in Fragments

    Tuesday 03 May, 4:35am

    September 11, 2001 will always be remembered as a date that changed world history, but many individual stories...
  7. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Tuesday 03 May, 5:35am

    Series following a group of bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour with each episode reviewing the action from a new location throughout the season
  8. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Tuesday 03 May, 6:00am

    Series following a group of bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. Discover what it takes to get on the back of two tons of bucking bull
  9. 6:25am - 7:20am Alcatraz: Defying the Rock
     

    Alcatraz: Defying the Rock

    Tuesday 03 May, 6:25am

    Documentary about the infamous prison. Built on an island in San Francisco Bay, with impenetrable walls and unbreakable bars, Alcatraz was supposed to be escape-proof
  10. 7:20am - 8:20am The Italian Americans
     

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    The Italian Americans

    Tuesday 03 May, 7:20am

    Daily from Monday 18 April at 6.45pm This entertaining and enlightening four-part documentary series tells the...
  11. 8:20am - 9:20am Secret Worlds: Easter Island
     

    Secret Worlds: Easter Island

    Tuesday 03 May, 8:20am

    Archaeologist Michael Arbuthnot reveals some of the secrets of the Rapa Nui, the Polynesian civilisation that inhabited Easter Island
  12. 9:20am - 10:25am Alcatraz: Defying the Rock
     

    Alcatraz: Defying the Rock

    Tuesday 03 May, 9:20am

    Documentary about the infamous prison. Built on an island in San Francisco Bay, with impenetrable walls and unbreakable bars, Alcatraz was supposed to be escape-proof
  13. 10:25am - 12:15pm Martin Luther King: Roads to Memphis
     

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    Martin Luther King: Roads to Memphis

    Tuesday 03 May, 10:25am

    9pm, Friday 12 February This film by Steven Ives tells the stories of James Earl Ray, Dr Martin Luther King...
  14. 12:15pm - 1:20pm Alcatraz: Defying the Rock
     

    Alcatraz: Defying the Rock

    Tuesday 03 May, 12:15pm

    Documentary about the infamous prison. Built on an island in San Francisco Bay, with impenetrable walls and unbreakable bars, Alcatraz was supposed to be escape-proof
  15. 1:20pm - 2:35pm Curse of T-Rex
     

    Curse of T-Rex

    Tuesday 03 May, 1:20pm

    Documentary covering an FBI investigation into widespread fossil theft in America that included the case of 'Sue', the largest Tyrannosaurus rex ever found
  16. 2:35pm - 3:35pm Secret Worlds: Easter Island
     

    Secret Worlds: Easter Island

    Tuesday 03 May, 2:35pm

    Archaeologist Michael Arbuthnot reveals some of the secrets of the Rapa Nui, the Polynesian civilisation that inhabited Easter Island
  17. 3:35pm - 5:25pm Martin Luther King: Roads to Memphis
     

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    Martin Luther King: Roads to Memphis

    Tuesday 03 May, 3:35pm

    9pm, Friday 12 February This film by Steven Ives tells the stories of James Earl Ray, Dr Martin Luther King...
  18. 5:25pm - 6:40pm Curse of T-Rex
     

    Curse of T-Rex

    Tuesday 03 May, 5:25pm

    Documentary covering an FBI investigation into widespread fossil theft in America that included the case of 'Sue', the largest Tyrannosaurus rex ever found
  19. 6:40pm - 7:50pm Secret Worlds: Easter Island
     

    Secret Worlds: Easter Island

    Tuesday 03 May, 6:40pm

    Archaeologist Michael Arbuthnot reveals some of the secrets of the Rapa Nui, the Polynesian civilisation that inhabited Easter Island
  20. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Dinosaur Wars
     

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    Dinosaur Wars

    Tuesday 03 May, 7:50pm

    7.50pm, Tuesday 3 May This engaging documentary tells the story of two brilliant scientists who made huge...
  21. 9:00pm - 10:15pm Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice
     

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    Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice

    Tuesday 03 May, 9:00pm

    10.10pm, Friday 26 February This documentary recalls one of the major actions of D-Day as veterans revisit...
  22. 10:15pm - 11:30pm Doolittle's Raiders: A Final Toast
     

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    Doolittle's Raiders: A Final Toast

    Tuesday 03 May, 10:15pm

    10pm, Wednesday 10 February It achieved little from a military perspective, but its symbolic value was...
  23. 11:30pm - 12:40am Dinosa...
     

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    Dinosaur Wars

    Tuesday 03 May, 11:30pm

    7.50pm, Tuesday 3 May This engaging documentary tells the story of two brilliant scientists who made huge...

Wed 04

  1. 11:30pm - 12:40am Dinosaur Wars
     

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    Dinosaur Wars

    Tuesday 03 May, 11:30pm

    7.50pm, Tuesday 3 May This engaging documentary tells the story of two brilliant scientists who made huge...
  2. 12:40am - 1:55am Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice
     

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    Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice

    Wednesday 04 May, 12:40am

    10.10pm, Friday 26 February This documentary recalls one of the major actions of D-Day as veterans revisit...
  3. 1:55am - 2:50am Doolittle's Raiders: A Final Toast
     

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    Doolittle's Raiders: A Final Toast

    Wednesday 04 May, 1:55am

    10pm, Wednesday 10 February It achieved little from a military perspective, but its symbolic value was...
  4. 2:50am - 3:45am Alcatraz: Defying the Rock
     

    Alcatraz: Defying the Rock

    Wednesday 04 May, 2:50am

    Documentary about the infamous prison. Built on an island in San Francisco Bay, with impenetrable walls and unbreakable bars, Alcatraz was supposed to be escape-proof
  5. 3:45am - 4:40am Secret Worlds: Easter Island
     

    Secret Worlds: Easter Island

    Wednesday 04 May, 3:45am

    Archaeologist Michael Arbuthnot reveals some of the secrets of the Rapa Nui, the Polynesian civilisation that inhabited Easter Island
  6. 4:40am - 5:35am Alcatraz: Defying the Rock
     

    Alcatraz: Defying the Rock

    Wednesday 04 May, 4:40am

    Documentary about the infamous prison. Built on an island in San Francisco Bay, with impenetrable walls and unbreakable bars, Alcatraz was supposed to be escape-proof
  7. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Wednesday 04 May, 5:35am

    Series following a group of bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. Discover what it takes to get on the back of two tons of bucking bull
  8. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Wednesday 04 May, 6:00am

    Series following a group of cowboys on the bull-riding rodeo tour. It is the start of Cowboy Christmas which means a lot of travelling to a lot of rodeos
  9. 6:25am - 7:20am Black Wings
     

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    Black Wings

    Wednesday 04 May, 6:25am

    10.15pm, Friday 23 October This documentary looks at the history of the men and women who overcame the...
  10. 7:20am - 8:20am The Italian Americans
     

    The Italian Americans

    Wednesday 04 May, 7:20am

    Documentary series. The second programme chronicles the arrival of four million Italians in the US at the turn of the 20th century. Part 2 of 4
  11. 8:20am - 9:20am Secret Worlds: Copper Scroll
     

    Secret Worlds: Copper Scroll

    Wednesday 04 May, 8:20am

    Michael Arbuthnot attempts to solve the riddle of the copper scroll which purports to indicate the presence of vast treasure in Israel
  12. 9:20am - 10:30am Black Wings
     

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    Black Wings

    Wednesday 04 May, 9:20am

    10.15pm, Friday 23 October This documentary looks at the history of the men and women who overcame the...
  13. 10:30am - 11:40am Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice
     

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    Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice

    Wednesday 04 May, 10:30am

    10.10pm, Friday 26 February This documentary recalls one of the major actions of D-Day as veterans revisit...
  14. 11:40am - 12:55pm Doolittle's Raiders: A Final Toast
     

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    Doolittle's Raiders: A Final Toast

    Wednesday 04 May, 11:40am

    10pm, Wednesday 10 February It achieved little from a military perspective, but its symbolic value was...
  15. 12:55pm - 2:00pm Dinosaur Wars
     

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    Dinosaur Wars

    Wednesday 04 May, 12:55pm

    7.50pm, Tuesday 3 May This engaging documentary tells the story of two brilliant scientists who made huge...
  16. 2:00pm - 3:10pm Secret Worlds: Copper Scroll
     

    Secret Worlds: Copper Scroll

    Wednesday 04 May, 2:00pm

    Michael Arbuthnot attempts to solve the riddle of the copper scroll which purports to indicate the presence of vast treasure in Israel
  17. 3:10pm - 4:20pm Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice
     

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    Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice

    Wednesday 04 May, 3:10pm

    10.10pm, Friday 26 February This documentary recalls one of the major actions of D-Day as veterans revisit...
  18. 4:20pm - 5:35pm Doolittle's Raiders: A Final Toast
     

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    Doolittle's Raiders: A Final Toast

    Wednesday 04 May, 4:20pm

    10pm, Wednesday 10 February It achieved little from a military perspective, but its symbolic value was...
  19. 5:35pm - 6:45pm Dinosaur Wars
     

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    Dinosaur Wars

    Wednesday 04 May, 5:35pm

    7.50pm, Tuesday 3 May This engaging documentary tells the story of two brilliant scientists who made huge...
  20. 6:45pm - 7:50pm Secret Worlds: Copper Scroll
     

    Secret Worlds: Copper Scroll

    Wednesday 04 May, 6:45pm

    Michael Arbuthnot attempts to solve the riddle of the copper scroll which purports to indicate the presence of vast treasure in Israel
  21. 7:50pm - 9:00pm The Four-Winged Dinosaur
     

    The Four-Winged Dinosaur

    Wednesday 04 May, 7:50pm

    Palaeontologist Mark Norell travels to China to explore sensational fossils from Liaoning Province, including what appears to be a feathered ancestor of Tyrannosaurus rex
  22. 9:00pm - 10:15pm Race for the Superbomb
     

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    Race for the Superbomb

    Wednesday 04 May, 9:00pm

    From 9pm, Wednesday 4 May This two-part documentary recalls the first steps in the Cold War race to...
  23. 10:15pm - 11:20pm Race for the Superbomb
     

    Race for the Superbomb

    Wednesday 04 May, 10:15pm

    The second of two programmes relating a tale of intrigue and deception during the Cold War as the United States and the Soviet Union sought to develop the hydrogen bomb
  24. 11:20pm - 12:35am The Four-Winged Dinosaur
     

    The Four-Winged Dinosaur

    Wednesday 04 May, 11:20pm

    Palaeontologist Mark Norell travels to China to explore sensational fossils from Liaoning Province, including what appears to be a feathered ancestor of Tyrannosaurus rex

Thu 05

  1. 11:20pm - 12:35am The Four-Winged Dinosaur
     

    The Four-Winged Dinosaur

    Wednesday 04 May, 11:20pm

    Palaeontologist Mark Norell travels to China to explore sensational fossils from Liaoning Province, including what appears to be a feathered ancestor of Tyrannosaurus rex
  2. 12:35am - 1:50am Race for the Superbomb
     

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    Race for the Superbomb

    Thursday 05 May, 12:35am

    From 9pm, Wednesday 4 May This two-part documentary recalls the first steps in the Cold War race to...
  3. 1:50am - 2:45am Race for the Superbomb
     

    Race for the Superbomb

    Thursday 05 May, 1:50am

    The second of two programmes relating a tale of intrigue and deception during the Cold War as the United States and the Soviet Union sought to develop the hydrogen bomb
  4. 2:45am - 3:40am Black Wings
     

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    Black Wings

    Thursday 05 May, 2:45am

    10.15pm, Friday 23 October This documentary looks at the history of the men and women who overcame the...
  5. 3:40am - 4:35am Secret Worlds: Copper Scroll
     

    Secret Worlds: Copper Scroll

    Thursday 05 May, 3:40am

    Michael Arbuthnot attempts to solve the riddle of the copper scroll which purports to indicate the presence of vast treasure in Israel
  6. 4:35am - 5:35am Black Wings
     

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    Black Wings

    Thursday 05 May, 4:35am

    10.15pm, Friday 23 October This documentary looks at the history of the men and women who overcame the...
  7. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Thursday 05 May, 5:35am

    Series following a group of cowboys on the bull-riding rodeo tour. It is the start of Cowboy Christmas which means a lot of travelling to a lot of rodeos
  8. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Thursday 05 May, 6:00am

    Series following bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. For one cowboy, to win the Ponoka Stampede could guarantee a berth at the end-of-season finals
  9. 6:25am - 7:20am Chilean Mine Rescue
     

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    Chilean Mine Rescue

    Thursday 05 May, 6:25am

    10.15pm, Tuesday 13 October On August 5, 2010, a catastrophic cave-in at the San Jose copper mine in Chile...
  10. 7:20am - 8:20am The Italian Americans
     

    The Italian Americans

    Thursday 05 May, 7:20am

    Documentary series. A second generation of Italian Americans makes inroads into American society but their loyalty is questioned during WWII. 3 of 4.
  11. 8:20am - 9:20am Secret Worlds: Templar Treasure
     

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    Secret Worlds: Templar Treasure

    Thursday 05 May, 8:20am

    This fascinating six-part documentary series follows archaeologist and anthropologist Michael Arbuthnot as he...
  12. 9:20am - 10:25am Chilean Mine Rescue
     

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    Chilean Mine Rescue

    Thursday 05 May, 9:20am

    10.15pm, Tuesday 13 October On August 5, 2010, a catastrophic cave-in at the San Jose copper mine in Chile...
  13. 10:25am - 11:40am Race for the Superbomb
     

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    Race for the Superbomb

    Thursday 05 May, 10:25am

    From 9pm, Wednesday 4 May This two-part documentary recalls the first steps in the Cold War race to...
  14. 11:40am - 12:50pm Race for the Superbomb
     

    Race for the Superbomb

    Thursday 05 May, 11:40am

    The second of two programmes relating a tale of intrigue and deception during the Cold War as the United States and the Soviet Union sought to develop the hydrogen bomb
  15. 12:50pm - 2:00pm The Four-Winged Dinosaur
     

    The Four-Winged Dinosaur

    Thursday 05 May, 12:50pm

    Palaeontologist Mark Norell travels to China to explore sensational fossils from Liaoning Province, including what appears to be a feathered ancestor of Tyrannosaurus rex
  16. 2:00pm - 3:00pm Secret Worlds: Templar Treasure
     

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    Secret Worlds: Templar Treasure

    Thursday 05 May, 2:00pm

    This fascinating six-part documentary series follows archaeologist and anthropologist Michael Arbuthnot as he...
  17. 3:00pm - 4:20pm Race for the Superbomb
     

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    Race for the Superbomb

    Thursday 05 May, 3:00pm

    From 9pm, Wednesday 4 May This two-part documentary recalls the first steps in the Cold War race to...
  18. 4:20pm - 5:35pm Race for the Superbomb
     

    Race for the Superbomb

    Thursday 05 May, 4:20pm

    The second of two programmes relating a tale of intrigue and deception during the Cold War as the United States and the Soviet Union sought to develop the hydrogen bomb
  19. 5:35pm - 6:50pm The Four-Winged Dinosaur
     

    The Four-Winged Dinosaur

    Thursday 05 May, 5:35pm

    Palaeontologist Mark Norell travels to China to explore sensational fossils from Liaoning Province, including what appears to be a feathered ancestor of Tyrannosaurus rex
  20. 6:50pm - 7:50pm Secret Worlds: Templar Treasure
     

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    Secret Worlds: Templar Treasure

    Thursday 05 May, 6:50pm

    This fascinating six-part documentary series follows archaeologist and anthropologist Michael Arbuthnot as he...
  21. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Inside Einstein's Mind
     

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    Inside Einstein's Mind

    Thursday 05 May, 7:50pm

    7.50pm, Thursday 5 May On November 15, 1915, Albert Einstein published his greatest work, General Relativity....
  22. 9:00pm - 10:50pm American Terrorist
     

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    American Terrorist

    Thursday 05 May, 9:00pm

    9pm, Thursday 28 January He was involved in one of the most notorious terrorist attacks of the last decade,...
  23. 10:50pm - 11:55pm Inside Einstein's Mind
     

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    Inside Einstein's Mind

    Thursday 05 May, 10:50pm

    7.50pm, Thursday 5 May On November 15, 1915, Albert Einstein published his greatest work, General Relativity....
  24. 11:55pm - 1:05am Chi...
     

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    Chilean Mine Rescue

    Thursday 05 May, 11:55pm

    10.15pm, Tuesday 13 October On August 5, 2010, a catastrophic cave-in at the San Jose copper mine in Chile...

Fri 06

  1. 11:55pm - 1:05am Chilean Mine Rescue
     

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    Chilean Mine Rescue

    Thursday 05 May, 11:55pm

    10.15pm, Tuesday 13 October On August 5, 2010, a catastrophic cave-in at the San Jose copper mine in Chile...
  2. 1:05am - 2:50am American Terrorist
     

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    American Terrorist

    Friday 06 May, 1:05am

    9pm, Thursday 28 January He was involved in one of the most notorious terrorist attacks of the last decade,...
  3. 2:50am - 3:45am Chilean Mine Rescue
     

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    Chilean Mine Rescue

    Friday 06 May, 2:50am

    10.15pm, Tuesday 13 October On August 5, 2010, a catastrophic cave-in at the San Jose copper mine in Chile...
  4. 3:45am - 4:35am Secret Worlds: Templar Treasure
     

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    Secret Worlds: Templar Treasure

    Friday 06 May, 3:45am

    This fascinating six-part documentary series follows archaeologist and anthropologist Michael Arbuthnot as he...
  5. 4:35am - 5:35am Chilean Mine Rescue
     

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    Chilean Mine Rescue

    Friday 06 May, 4:35am

    10.15pm, Tuesday 13 October On August 5, 2010, a catastrophic cave-in at the San Jose copper mine in Chile...
  6. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Friday 06 May, 5:35am

    Series following bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. For one cowboy, to win the Ponoka Stampede could guarantee a berth at the end-of-season finals
  7. 6:00am - 6:50am Zoo Vets
     

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    Zoo Vets

    Friday 06 May, 6:00am

    Caring for animals represents a difficult medical challenge. The patients are unable to discuss their symptoms...
  8. 6:50am - 7:40am Alcatraz: Living Hell
     

    Alcatraz: Living Hell

    Friday 06 May, 6:50am

    Documentary about the infamous Alcatraz prison in San Francisco, America's first maximum security penitentiary and home to some criminal luminaries including Al Capone
  9. 7:40am - 8:50am The Italian Americans
     

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    The Italian Americans

    Friday 06 May, 7:40am

    10.05pm, Monday 14- Thursday 17 September This entertaining and enlightening four-part documentary...
  10. 8:50am - 9:55am Secret Worlds: The Anasazi
     

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    Secret Worlds: The Anasazi

    Friday 06 May, 8:50am

    This fascinating documentary series follows archaeologist and anthropologist Michael Arbuthnot as he reveals...
  11. 9:55am - 11:00am Alcatraz: Living Hell
     

    Alcatraz: Living Hell

    Friday 06 May, 9:55am

    Documentary about the infamous Alcatraz prison in San Francisco, America's first maximum security penitentiary and home to some criminal luminaries including Al Capone
  12. 11:00am - 12:45pm American Terrorist
     

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    American Terrorist

    Friday 06 May, 11:00am

    9pm, Thursday 28 January He was involved in one of the most notorious terrorist attacks of the last decade,...
  13. 12:45pm - 1:50pm Alcatraz: Living Hell
     

    Alcatraz: Living Hell

    Friday 06 May, 12:45pm

    Documentary about the infamous Alcatraz prison in San Francisco, America's first maximum security penitentiary and home to some criminal luminaries including Al Capone
  14. 1:50pm - 2:55pm Inside Einstein's Mind
     

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    Inside Einstein's Mind

    Friday 06 May, 1:50pm

    7.50pm, Thursday 5 May On November 15, 1915, Albert Einstein published his greatest work, General Relativity....
  15. 2:55pm - 4:00pm Secret Worlds: The Anasazi
     

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    Secret Worlds: The Anasazi

    Friday 06 May, 2:55pm

    This fascinating documentary series follows archaeologist and anthropologist Michael Arbuthnot as he reveals...
  16. 4:00pm - 5:45pm American Terrorist
     

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    American Terrorist

    Friday 06 May, 4:00pm

    9pm, Thursday 28 January He was involved in one of the most notorious terrorist attacks of the last decade,...
  17. 5:45pm - 6:50pm Inside Einstein's Mind
     

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    Inside Einstein's Mind

    Friday 06 May, 5:45pm

    7.50pm, Thursday 5 May On November 15, 1915, Albert Einstein published his greatest work, General Relativity....
  18. 6:50pm - 7:55pm Secret Worlds: The Anasazi
     

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    Secret Worlds: The Anasazi

    Friday 06 May, 6:50pm

    This fascinating documentary series follows archaeologist and anthropologist Michael Arbuthnot as he reveals...
  19. 7:55pm - 9:00pm Pocahontas Revealed
     

    Pocahontas Revealed

    Friday 06 May, 7:55pm

    On the 400th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown, Virginia archaeologists reveal the truth behind the myth surrounding settler John Smith and Pocahontas.
  20. 9:00pm - 10:15pm The Perfect Crime
     

    The Perfect Crime

    Friday 06 May, 9:00pm

    Documentary exploring the murder of a 14-year-old boy committed by two college students during the 1920s, and how their lawyer suggested that American society itself was culpable
  21. 10:15pm - 11:20pm Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story
     

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    Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story

    Friday 06 May, 10:15pm

    9pm, Friday 5 February In September 1992, Chris McCandless was found dead in a derelict bus in the Alaskan...
  22. 11:20pm - 12:35am Pocahontas Revealed
     

    Pocahontas Revealed

    Friday 06 May, 11:20pm

    On the 400th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown, Virginia archaeologists reveal the truth behind the myth surrounding settler John Smith and Pocahontas.

Sat 07

  1. 11:20pm - 12:35am Pocahontas Revealed
     

    Pocahontas Revealed

    Friday 06 May, 11:20pm

    On the 400th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown, Virginia archaeologists reveal the truth behind the myth surrounding settler John Smith and Pocahontas.
  2. 12:35am - 1:45am The Perfect Crime
     

    The Perfect Crime

    Saturday 07 May, 12:35am

    Documentary exploring the murder of a 14-year-old boy committed by two college students during the 1920s, and how their lawyer suggested that American society itself was culpable
  3. 1:45am - 2:50am Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story
     

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    Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story

    Saturday 07 May, 1:45am

    9pm, Friday 5 February In September 1992, Chris McCandless was found dead in a derelict bus in the Alaskan...
  4. 2:50am - 3:45am Alcatraz: Living Hell
     

    Alcatraz: Living Hell

    Saturday 07 May, 2:50am

    Documentary about the infamous Alcatraz prison in San Francisco, America's first maximum security penitentiary and home to some criminal luminaries including Al Capone
  5. 3:45am - 4:40am Secret Worlds: The Anasazi
     

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    Secret Worlds: The Anasazi

    Saturday 07 May, 3:45am

    This fascinating documentary series follows archaeologist and anthropologist Michael Arbuthnot as he reveals...
  6. 4:40am - 5:35am Alcatraz: Living Hell
     

    Alcatraz: Living Hell

    Saturday 07 May, 4:40am

    Documentary about the infamous Alcatraz prison in San Francisco, America's first maximum security penitentiary and home to some criminal luminaries including Al Capone
  7. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

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    Hell on Hooves

    Saturday 07 May, 5:35am

    Dedicated professional athletes or crazed adrenalin junkies? This reality series follows the fortunes of a...
  8. 6:00am - 6:55am The Four-Winged Dinosaur
     

    The Four-Winged Dinosaur

    Saturday 07 May, 6:00am

    Palaeontologist Mark Norell travels to China to explore sensational fossils from Liaoning Province, including what appears to be a feathered ancestor of Tyrannosaurus rex
  9. 6:55am - 8:10am Race for the Superbomb
     

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    Race for the Superbomb

    Saturday 07 May, 6:55am

    From 9pm, Wednesday 4 May This two-part documentary recalls the first steps in the Cold War race to...
  10. 8:10am - 9:15am Race for the Superbomb
     

    Race for the Superbomb

    Saturday 07 May, 8:10am

    The second of two programmes relating a tale of intrigue and deception during the Cold War as the United States and the Soviet Union sought to develop the hydrogen bomb
  11. 9:15am - 10:30am Curse of T-Rex
     

    Curse of T-Rex

    Saturday 07 May, 9:15am

    Documentary covering an FBI investigation into widespread fossil theft in America that included the case of 'Sue', the largest Tyrannosaurus rex ever found
  12. 10:30am - 11:35am Dinosaur Wars
     

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    Dinosaur Wars

    Saturday 07 May, 10:30am

    7.50pm, Tuesday 3 May This engaging documentary tells the story of two brilliant scientists who made huge...
  13. 11:35am - 12:45pm The Four-Winged Dinosaur
     

    The Four-Winged Dinosaur

    Saturday 07 May, 11:35am

    Palaeontologist Mark Norell travels to China to explore sensational fossils from Liaoning Province, including what appears to be a feathered ancestor of Tyrannosaurus rex
  14. 12:45pm - 2:30pm American Terrorist
     

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    American Terrorist

    Saturday 07 May, 12:45pm

    9pm, Thursday 28 January He was involved in one of the most notorious terrorist attacks of the last decade,...
  15. 2:30pm - 3:45pm Race for the Superbomb
     

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    Race for the Superbomb

    Saturday 07 May, 2:30pm

    From 9pm, Wednesday 4 May This two-part documentary recalls the first steps in the Cold War race to...
  16. 3:45pm - 4:50pm Race for the Superbomb
     

    Race for the Superbomb

    Saturday 07 May, 3:45pm

    The second of two programmes relating a tale of intrigue and deception during the Cold War as the United States and the Soviet Union sought to develop the hydrogen bomb
  17. 4:50pm - 6:00pm Curse of T-Rex
     

    Curse of T-Rex

    Saturday 07 May, 4:50pm

    Documentary covering an FBI investigation into widespread fossil theft in America that included the case of 'Sue', the largest Tyrannosaurus rex ever found
  18. 6:00pm - 7:10pm Dinosaur Wars
     

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    Dinosaur Wars

    Saturday 07 May, 6:00pm

    7.50pm, Tuesday 3 May This engaging documentary tells the story of two brilliant scientists who made huge...
  19. 7:10pm - 8:20pm The Four-Winged Dinosaur
     

    The Four-Winged Dinosaur

    Saturday 07 May, 7:10pm

    Palaeontologist Mark Norell travels to China to explore sensational fossils from Liaoning Province, including what appears to be a feathered ancestor of Tyrannosaurus rex
  20. 8:20pm - 10:00pm American Terrorist
     

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    American Terrorist

    Saturday 07 May, 8:20pm

    9pm, Thursday 28 January He was involved in one of the most notorious terrorist attacks of the last decade,...
  21. 10:00pm - 11:15pm The Gambler
     

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    The Gambler

    Saturday 07 May, 10:00pm

    10pm, Saturday 8 August The loss of €100,000 would leave most of us in hysterics. To John O’Shea, however,...
  22. 11:15pm - 12:30am Race for the Superbomb
     

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    Race for the Superbomb

    Saturday 07 May, 11:15pm

    From 9pm, Wednesday 4 May This two-part documentary recalls the first steps in the Cold War race to...

Sun 08

  1. 11:15pm - 12:30am Race...
     

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    Race for the Superbomb

    Saturday 07 May, 11:15pm

    From 9pm, Wednesday 4 May This two-part documentary recalls the first steps in the Cold War race to...
  2. 12:30am - 1:30am Race for the Superbomb
     

    Race for the Superbomb

    Sunday 08 May, 12:30am

    The second of two programmes relating a tale of intrigue and deception during the Cold War as the United States and the Soviet Union sought to develop the hydrogen bomb
  3. 1:30am - 2:30am The Gambler
     

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    The Gambler

    Sunday 08 May, 1:30am

    10pm, Saturday 8 August The loss of €100,000 would leave most of us in hysterics. To John O’Shea, however,...
  4. 2:30am - 4:00am American Terrorist
     

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    American Terrorist

    Sunday 08 May, 2:30am

    9pm, Thursday 28 January He was involved in one of the most notorious terrorist attacks of the last decade,...
  5. 4:00am - 5:05am Curse of T-Rex
     

    Curse of T-Rex

    Sunday 08 May, 4:00am

    Documentary covering an FBI investigation into widespread fossil theft in America that included the case of 'Sue', the largest Tyrannosaurus rex ever found
  6. 5:05am - 6:00am Dinosaur Wars
     

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    Dinosaur Wars

    Sunday 08 May, 5:05am

    7.50pm, Tuesday 3 May This engaging documentary tells the story of two brilliant scientists who made huge...
  7. 6:00am - 6:35am The Golden Age of Zeppelins
     

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    The Golden Age of Zeppelins

    Sunday 08 May, 6:00am

    7.45pm, Sunday 1 March  This spectacular documentary recalls a remarkable period in the history of aviation...
  8. 6:35am - 7:40am Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story
     

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    Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story

    Sunday 08 May, 6:35am

    9pm, Friday 5 February In September 1992, Chris McCandless was found dead in a derelict bus in the Alaskan...
  9. 7:40am - 8:50am The Perfect Crime
     

    The Perfect Crime

    Sunday 08 May, 7:40am

    Documentary exploring the murder of a 14-year-old boy committed by two college students during the 1920s, and how their lawyer suggested that American society itself was culpable
  10. 8:50am - 10:05am The Americans on D-Day
     

    The Americans on D-Day

    Sunday 08 May, 8:50am

    Historian Ellwood von Seibold tours the American D-Day landing sites in real time while the men who were there in June 1944 recall their experiences
  11. 10:05am - 11:20am The Americans on Hell's Highway
     

    The Americans on Hell's Highway

    Sunday 08 May, 10:05am

    A documentary outlining American success during Operation Market Garden, the airborne assault on Nazi positions in the Netherlands in September 1944
  12. 11:20am - 1:15pm The Americans in the Bulge
     

    The Americans in the Bulge

    Sunday 08 May, 11:20am

    A tour of the frozen Ardennes Forests which recalls the actions of US forces that foiled the Nazi plan to encircle and destroy the Allied armies in 1944
  13. 1:15pm - 2:30pm Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story
     

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    Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story

    Sunday 08 May, 1:15pm

    9pm, Friday 5 February In September 1992, Chris McCandless was found dead in a derelict bus in the Alaskan...
  14. 2:30pm - 3:35pm The Perfect Crime
     

    The Perfect Crime

    Sunday 08 May, 2:30pm

    Documentary exploring the murder of a 14-year-old boy committed by two college students during the 1920s, and how their lawyer suggested that American society itself was culpable
  15. 3:35pm - 4:55pm The Americans on D-Day
     

    The Americans on D-Day

    Sunday 08 May, 3:35pm

    Historian Ellwood von Seibold tours the American D-Day landing sites in real time while the men who were there in June 1944 recall their experiences
  16. 4:55pm - 6:10pm The Americans on Hell's Highway
     

    The Americans on Hell's Highway

    Sunday 08 May, 4:55pm

    A documentary outlining American success during Operation Market Garden, the airborne assault on Nazi positions in the Netherlands in September 1944
  17. 6:10pm - 8:00pm The Americans in the Bulge
     

    The Americans in the Bulge

    Sunday 08 May, 6:10pm

    A tour of the frozen Ardennes Forests which recalls the actions of US forces that foiled the Nazi plan to encircle and destroy the Allied armies in 1944
  18. 8:00pm - 9:15pm Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story
     

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    Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story

    Sunday 08 May, 8:00pm

    9pm, Friday 5 February In September 1992, Chris McCandless was found dead in a derelict bus in the Alaskan...
  19. 9:15pm - 10:20pm The Perfect Crime
     

    The Perfect Crime

    Sunday 08 May, 9:15pm

    Documentary exploring the murder of a 14-year-old boy committed by two college students during the 1920s, and how their lawyer suggested that American society itself was culpable
  20. 10:20pm - 11:35pm The Americans on D-Day
     

    The Americans on D-Day

    Sunday 08 May, 10:20pm

    Historian Ellwood von Seibold tours the American D-Day landing sites in real time while the men who were there in June 1944 recall their experiences
  21. 11:35pm - 12:50am The...
     

    The Americans on Hell's Highway

    Sunday 08 May, 11:35pm

    A documentary outlining American success during Operation Market Garden, the airborne assault on Nazi positions in the Netherlands in September 1944

Mon 09

  1. 11:35pm - 12:50am The Americans on Hell's Highway
     

    The Americans on Hell's Highway

    Sunday 08 May, 11:35pm

    A documentary outlining American success during Operation Market Garden, the airborne assault on Nazi positions in the Netherlands in September 1944
  2. 12:50am - 2:20am The Americans in the Bulge
     

    The Americans in the Bulge

    Monday 09 May, 12:50am

    A tour of the frozen Ardennes Forests which recalls the actions of US forces that foiled the Nazi plan to encircle and destroy the Allied armies in 1944
  3. 2:20am - 3:20am Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story
     

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    Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story

    Monday 09 May, 2:20am

    9pm, Friday 5 February In September 1992, Chris McCandless was found dead in a derelict bus in the Alaskan...
  4. 3:20am - 4:15am The Perfect Crime
     

    The Perfect Crime

    Monday 09 May, 3:20am

    Documentary exploring the murder of a 14-year-old boy committed by two college students during the 1920s, and how their lawyer suggested that American society itself was culpable
  5. 4:15am - 5:15am The Americans on D-Day
     

    The Americans on D-Day

    Monday 09 May, 4:15am

    Historian Ellwood von Seibold tours the American D-Day landing sites in real time while the men who were there in June 1944 recall their experiences
  6. 5:15am - 6:00am Aerial America
     

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    Aerial America

    Monday 09 May, 5:15am

    According to legend, the emergence of a groundhog from its burrow on February 2 indicates that spring will...
  7. 5:15am - 6:00am Aerial America
     

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    Aerial America

    Monday 09 May, 5:15am

    This spectacular documentary series offers a bird's-eye view of the US, traversing the country with...
  8. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Monday 09 May, 6:00am

    The temperature is high and the pressure is on as only a few key money-earning rodeos remain, and there is a debate concerning cowboy hats versus safety helmets
  9. 6:25am - 7:25am The Americans on Hell's Highway
     

    The Americans on Hell's Highway

    Monday 09 May, 6:25am

    A documentary outlining American success during Operation Market Garden, the airborne assault on Nazi positions in the Netherlands in September 1944
  10. 7:25am - 8:20am Challenging Niagara
     

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    Challenging Niagara

    Monday 09 May, 7:25am

    An act of extraordinary courage or extreme stupidity? This film looks at the people who have taken the plunge...
  11. 8:20am - 9:30am Prohibition
     

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    Prohibition

    Monday 09 May, 8:20am

    9pm, Monday 2 - Friday 6 November From 1920 to 1933, America banned the sale, manufacture, and transportation...
  12. 9:30am - 10:35am Challenging Niagara
     

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    Challenging Niagara

    Monday 09 May, 9:30am

    An act of extraordinary courage or extreme stupidity? This film looks at the people who have taken the plunge...
  13. 10:35am - 11:50am The Perfect Crime
     

    The Perfect Crime

    Monday 09 May, 10:35am

    Documentary exploring the murder of a 14-year-old boy committed by two college students during the 1920s, and how their lawyer suggested that American society itself was culpable
  14. 11:50am - 12:55pm Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story
     

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    Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story

    Monday 09 May, 11:50am

    9pm, Friday 5 February In September 1992, Chris McCandless was found dead in a derelict bus in the Alaskan...
  15. 12:55pm - 2:05pm Pocahontas Revealed
     

    Pocahontas Revealed

    Monday 09 May, 12:55pm

    On the 400th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown, Virginia archaeologists reveal the truth behind the myth surrounding settler John Smith and Pocahontas.
  16. 2:05pm - 3:15pm Prohibition
     

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    Prohibition

    Monday 09 May, 2:05pm

    9pm, Monday 2 - Friday 6 November From 1920 to 1933, America banned the sale, manufacture, and transportation...
  17. 3:15pm - 4:20pm The Perfect Crime
     

    The Perfect Crime

    Monday 09 May, 3:15pm

    Documentary exploring the murder of a 14-year-old boy committed by two college students during the 1920s, and how their lawyer suggested that American society itself was culpable
  18. 4:20pm - 5:35pm Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story
     

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    Return to the Wild: The Chris McCandless Story

    Monday 09 May, 4:20pm

    9pm, Friday 5 February In September 1992, Chris McCandless was found dead in a derelict bus in the Alaskan...
  19. 5:35pm - 6:40pm Pocahontas Revealed
     

    Pocahontas Revealed

    Monday 09 May, 5:35pm

    On the 400th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown, Virginia archaeologists reveal the truth behind the myth surrounding settler John Smith and Pocahontas.
  20. 6:40pm - 7:50pm Prohibition
     

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    Prohibition

    Monday 09 May, 6:40pm

    9pm, Monday 2 - Friday 6 November From 1920 to 1933, America banned the sale, manufacture, and transportation...
  21. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Wright Brothers' Flying Machine
     

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    Wright Brothers' Flying Machine

    Monday 09 May, 7:50pm

    Tuesday - Wednesday 5 March at 7.50pm PBS America presents two gripping documentaries recalling the early days...
  22. 9:00pm - 10:05pm Secrets of Battleship Yamato
     

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    Secrets of Battleship Yamato

    Monday 09 May, 9:00pm

    This enlightening film tells the story of one of the last naval engagements of World War Two after the pride...
  23. 9:00pm - 10:05pm Secrets of Battleship Yamato
     

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    Secrets of Battleship Yamato

    Monday 09 May, 9:00pm

    7.50pm, Tuesday 23 June  This enlightening film tells the story of one of the last naval engagements of World...
  24. 10:05pm - 11:20pm Escape in the Pacific 4-4-43
     

    Escape in the Pacific 4-4-43

    Monday 09 May, 10:05pm

    An account of the escape by ten American prisoners of war from a Japanese penal colony on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao in April 1943
  25. 11:20pm - 12:35am Wright Brothers' Flying Machine
     

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    Wright Brothers' Flying Machine

    Monday 09 May, 11:20pm

    Tuesday - Wednesday 5 March at 7.50pm PBS America presents two gripping documentaries recalling the early days...

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