Learn how the tension between technological achievement and environmental impact hangs over the legacy of Grand Coulee Dam.
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The United States Air Force brought men up 19 miles, testing the limits of human endurance
After attempting to commit the perfect crime, would two boys get the death penalty?
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president.
Go inside the coal miners' bitter battle for dignity at the dawn of the 20th century.
The story of nine boys who rowed for gold at the 1936 Olympics. Premieres Aug. 2 on PBS.
The University of Washington stroke oar Don Hume was special. Premieres 8/2 on PBS.
Washington’s exercised patience at the National Championships. Premieres 8/2 on PBS.
Olympian Bryan Volpenhein now coaches the next generation of rowing athletes.
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Six documentaries from our Presidents Collection will re-air this August on PBS.
Executive Producer, Mark Samels talks about our upcoming documentary, "The Boys of '36."
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The WETA Guide spotlights the special places and happenings in the Greater Washington area. For both the newcomer and the long-time resident, this television series is a great introduction to the region's many highlights.
Test your classical music IQ by clicking the play button to listen to the sound clips. Identify the composer for each piece and reveal your score!
Since 2007, photographer Lloyd Wolf and collaborators have been documenting Arlington's Columbia Pike corridor, one of the most ethnically diverse communities in the nation.
Join Nature Cat, Daisy, Squeeks and Hal for a one-hour special event, as they travel near and far on brand new adventures!
Learn about our area's rich past with WETA's local history blog!
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