Downton Abbey Season 5: Episode 9 — Masterpiecehttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365433370/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28443 http://wgby.org/episode/28443 Masterpiece: Downton Abbey Season 5: Episode 9 /episode-player/28443
Join the Crawleys at Downton for a joyful Christmas holiday.
Hagia Sophia: Istanbul's Ancient Mystery — Novahttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365432635/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/27986 http://wgby.org/episode/27986 Nova: Hagia Sophia: Istanbul's Ancient Mystery /episode-player/27986
Istanbul's magnificent Hagia Sophia has survived on one of the world's most active seismic faults, which has inflicted a dozen devastating earthquakes since Hagia Sophia was built in 537 AD. As Istanbul braces for the next big quake, a team of architects and engineers is investigating Hagia Sophia's seismic secrets. NOVA follows the team's discoveries as they examine the building's unique structure and other ingenious design strategies that have insured the dome's survival.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 — Connecting Pointhttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365427247/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28125 http://wgby.org/episode/28125 Connecting Point: Wednesday, February 18, 2015 /episode-player/28125
Italian Americans; Heart Health; Consumer Reports' Mike Quincy
| Oceans — EARTH A New Wildhttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365426754/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28127 http://wgby.org/episode/28127 EARTH A New Wild: | Oceans /episode-player/28127
Starting on the most pristine reef on Earth, home to more predators than prey, Sanjayan draws on his own ocean experiences to reveal a vibrant community of scientists, engineers and fishermen who are providing solutions that can help restore the oceans in astonishing ways. He is aware of the vast scale of the threat to our oceans, but standing in the water playing midwife to a large lemon shark is just one of the moments that give him hope that we can turn around our influence on the most important habitat on Earth.
Countering Violent Extremism as ISIS Threat Expands — Washington Week with Gwen Ifillhttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365430942/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28191 http://wgby.org/episode/28191 Washington Week with Gwen Ifill: Countering Violent Extremism as ISIS Threat Expands /episode-player/28191
ISIS reaches Africa; Obama's executive action on immigration halted; Jeb Bush.
The State We're In: State Senator Jim Welch ( Feb. 20, 2015) — Connecting Pointhttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365430020/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28200 http://wgby.org/episode/28200 Connecting Point: The State We're In: State Senator Jim Welch ( Feb. 20, 2015) /episode-player/28200
State Senator Jim Welch
Holyoke High VS. Westfield High (Sat. Feb 21, 2015) — As Schools Match Witshttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365430058/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28225 http://wgby.org/episode/28225 As Schools Match Wits: Holyoke High VS. Westfield High (Sat. Feb 21, 2015) /episode-player/28225
Holyoke HIgh VS. Westfield HIgh
full program Feb. 21, 2015 — PBS NewsHour Weekendhttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365431151/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28232 http://wgby.org/episode/28232 PBS NewsHour Weekend: full program Feb. 21, 2015 /episode-player/28232
On Saturday, NewsHour Weekend reports from France, where unlike in the United States, the book industry is doing just fine. The French government fixed the price of books years ago and has since taken steps to prevent sales from online companies, such as Amazon, from taking too much of a market share. NewsHour's Megan Thompson explores the special place that books and bookstores occupy in French culture.
Downton Abbey Season 5: Episode 8 — Masterpiecehttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365430103/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28251 http://wgby.org/episode/28251 Masterpiece: Downton Abbey Season 5: Episode 8 /episode-player/28251
Season 5 of the international hit finds the Crawley family and the staff struggling with responsibilities and choices as they adjust to life in the Roaring Twenties. The beloved ensemble cast includes Dame Maggie Smith, Elizabeth McGovern, Hugh Bonneville, Michelle Dockery, Jim Carter, Joanne Froggatt and others. Written and created by Julian Fellowes. Someone tries to derail Rose and Atticus' happiness. Mrs. Patmore gets a surprise. Anna is in trouble. Robert has a revelation.
full program Feb. 22, 2015 — PBS NewsHour Weekendhttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365431224/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28255 http://wgby.org/episode/28255 PBS NewsHour Weekend: full program Feb. 22, 2015 /episode-player/28255
On Sunday, NewsHour Weekend reports from Asheville, N.C., to explore the growing number of low-income families who are in need during the cold winter months. NewsHour's Stephen Fee examines the challenges faced by those living in poverty who often must choose between paying their bills or keeping their homes adequately heated -- and what assistance may be available.
Episode 9: Patisserie — The Great British Baking Showhttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365408812/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28256 http://wgby.org/episode/28256 The Great British Baking Show: Episode 9: Patisserie /episode-player/28256
It's semi-finals time and the tension is palpable as the bakers take on patisseries. First, they're challenged with Signature baklava. Next is a most demanding Technical task - making the tricky German schichttorte, cooked in stages under a grill to create 20 layers. The Showstopper raises the bar even higher: the final four work non-stop to create two elegant entremets.
The Last Orangutan Eden — Naturehttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365432375/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28259 http://wgby.org/episode/28259 Nature: The Last Orangutan Eden /episode-player/28259
Ecologist Chris Morgan (Bears of the Last Frontier) travels to the jungles of Northern Sumatra to document the work being done to save its population of wild orangutans, which is quickly dwindling due to deforestation. Morgan spends time with orphaned orangs at rehabilitation centers observing the process of teaching them the survival skills they'll need to be released back into the wild.
| Tile Paint, New Faucet — Ask This Old Househttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365430675/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28271 http://wgby.org/episode/28271 Ask This Old House: | Tile Paint, New Faucet /episode-player/28271
Kevin heads to Kansas City to help a homeowner transform an old backsplash. Then, the guys ask, "What is it?" Afterward, Richard helps a homeowner install a new kitchen faucet.
full episode Feb. 23, 2015 — PBS NewsHourhttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365432125/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28288 http://wgby.org/episode/28288 PBS NewsHour: full episode Feb. 23, 2015 /episode-player/28288
PBS NewsHour full episode Feb. 23, 2015
The Lexington Colonial House Project | Conservation Concerns — This Old Househttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365430646/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28293 http://wgby.org/episode/28293 This Old House: The Lexington Colonial House Project | Conservation Concerns /episode-player/28293
Gutter fabricator Mike Vidulich installs a one-piece covered gutter that should never have to be cleaned. In the backyard, Roger shows Kevin the native plants he's using to turn a patch of lawn back to nature, as required by the local Conservation Commission. Master electrician Allen Gallant shows Kevin the existing aluminum wiring in the old part of the house and how he's safely working with it to update the recessed light fixtures and add new sconces over the mantel.
The Loyal Americans (1930-1945) — The Italian Americanshttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365431635/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28304 http://wgby.org/episode/28304 The Italian Americans: The Loyal Americans (1930-1945) /episode-player/28304
Loyal Americans (1930-1945) - A second generation of Italian Americans begins to enter the labor movement, politics, sports and entertainment. Fiorello LaGuardia becomes mayor of New York City. Joe DiMaggio, the son of a San Francisco fisherman, becomes a baseball powerhouse who becomes an American hero. But with the outbreak of World War II, loyalty to America is questioned and Italians are forced to choose between two nations at war. While many Italian Americans fight on the frontlines with valor and bravery, other Italian Americans are labeled "Enemy Aliens," including DiMaggio's parents.
American Denial — Independent Lenshttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365422025/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28305 http://wgby.org/episode/28305 Independent Lens: American Denial /episode-player/28305
"American Denial" uses the story of Gunnar Myrdal's 1944 investigation of Jim Crow racism as a springboard to explore the power of unconscious biases and how the ideals of liberty, equality and justice still affect notions of race and class today. By Llewellyn Smith.
full episode Feb. 24, 2015 — PBS NewsHourhttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365432959/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28307 http://wgby.org/episode/28307 PBS NewsHour: full episode Feb. 24, 2015 /episode-player/28307
PBS NewsHour full episode Feb. 24, 2015
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 — Connecting Pointhttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365432658/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28344 http://wgby.org/episode/28344 Connecting Point: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 /episode-player/28344
Italian Americans:Bruce Watson.American Graduate. CISA:Flowers.Levi Beebe/Blizzard of 1888
| Water — EARTH A New Wildhttp://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365431678/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false/episodes/get/28346 http://wgby.org/episode/28346 EARTH A New Wild: | Water /episode-player/28346
Sanjayan explores humankind's relationship with the Earth's most important resource: water. Unraveling dramatic connections between fresh water and the health of the planet, he uncovers spectacular wildlife stories that center on managing the natural pulse of the planet's water. The episode includes a kayak journey that follows the Colorado River to the sea; the elephants and people at the singing wells of Kenya; the surprising connection between AIDS and a small fish in Lake Malawi; and a look at how hunters in America saved one of the greatest gatherings of birds on the continent.
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