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Airs Tuesdays, April 17-May 15 & June 12-July 3, 2018 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV
Survey the history of art, from antiquity to the present, on a global scale. Programs reveal the role art and creative imagination have played in forging humanity, and introduce viewers to works of beauty, ingenuity and illumination across cultures.
Airs Tuesdays, June 19-July 3, 2018 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV
Discover how WWI transformed America through the stories of African-American soldiers, feminist activists, Native-American “code talkers” and others whose participation in the war to “make the world safe for democracy” has been largely forgotten.
Airs Tuesdays, June 19-July 3, 2018 at 11 p.m. on KPBS TV
Civilians worldwide are increasingly the targets of war crimes. This unprecedented series examines the evolution of postwar justice in investigating genocide, ethnic cleansing and other atrocities and in prosecuting the perpetrators.
Airs Wednesdays, June 20 & 27, 2018 at 8 p.m. on KPBS TV
This two-part series delves into the secret world our pets inhabit, ruled by their intrinsic wild behavior, extraordinary senses and special skills. Using spy cameras, moving x-rays, ultra slow-motion and thermal imagery, filmmakers uncover the hidden powers that pets possess.