A newsmagazine about national conservation issues.
Sat., September 6, 2014
Beaver Builders; Wrangling Water; Body Electric; Census in the Smokies
How beaver dams help improve streams; how electric eels communicate. Also: a pilot program in Florida that pays ranchers to store water in their low-lying lands; a nature audit at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Sat., September 13, 2014
Digging for Dinosaurs; Sonoran Desert Protection; "Swamp People"
The recovery of dinosaur fossils from the Utah desert; efforts to preserve the Sonoran Desert in Arizona. Also: people whose livelihoods depend upon the Okefenokee Swamp along the Georgia-Florida border.
David Suchet says goodbye to his role as Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot in this special documentary, which looks back at the iconic character he has played for over 25 years.See all broadcast times →
Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C." discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital.Watch video →
WETA Channel 26 hit the Washington airwaves on October 2, 1961, when station manager George Baker introduced viewers to WETA's inaugural broadcast, The New Era.Watch first broadcast →