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WETA TV26 and WETA HD: Wednesdays at 9:00 PM

PBS's premier science-documentary series, which has won six Peabody Awards and more than 20 Emmys since its 1974 debut.

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Fri., May 6, 2016
1:30 am
(60 minutes)

Operation Lighthouse Rescue  

Engineers strive to save Gay Head Lighthouse, an historic landmark on Martha's Vineyard that is threatened by the persistent erosion of the cliffs upon which it rests.

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Fri., May 6, 2016
1:30 am
(60 minutes)

Operation Lighthouse Rescue  

Engineers strive to save Gay Head Lighthouse, an historic landmark on Martha's Vineyard that is threatened by the persistent erosion of the cliffs upon which it rests.

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Fri., May 6, 2016
2:30 am
(60 minutes)

Petra: Lost City of Stone  

A look at the ancient city of Petra in what is now Jordan, which was carved from stone and possessed an ingenious water-conduit system. Here, archaeologist and sculptors join forces to carve a temple-tomb to learn how the people of Petra built the city.

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Fri., May 6, 2016
2:30 am
(60 minutes)

Petra: Lost City of Stone  

A look at the ancient city of Petra in what is now Jordan, which was carved from stone and possessed an ingenious water-conduit system. Here, archaeologist and sculptors join forces to carve a temple-tomb to learn how the people of Petra built the city.

WETA HD Logo

Fri., May 6, 2016
5:00 am
(60 minutes)

Operation Lighthouse Rescue  

Engineers strive to save Gay Head Lighthouse, an historic landmark on Martha's Vineyard that is threatened by the persistent erosion of the cliffs upon which it rests.

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Sat., May 7, 2016
4:34 am
(56 minutes)

Petra: Lost City of Stone  

A look at the ancient city of Petra in what is now Jordan, which was carved from stone and possessed an ingenious water-conduit system. Here, archaeologist and sculptors join forces to carve a temple-tomb to learn how the people of Petra built the city.

WETA TV 26 Logo

Sat., May 7, 2016
4:34 am
(56 minutes)

Petra: Lost City of Stone  

A look at the ancient city of Petra in what is now Jordan, which was carved from stone and possessed an ingenious water-conduit system. Here, archaeologist and sculptors join forces to carve a temple-tomb to learn how the people of Petra built the city.

WETA HD Logo

Sat., May 7, 2016
4:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Operation Lighthouse Rescue  

Engineers strive to save Gay Head Lighthouse, an historic landmark on Martha's Vineyard that is threatened by the persistent erosion of the cliffs upon which it rests.

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Wed., May 11, 2016
9:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Bombing Hitler's Supergun  

A Nazi plan in 1943 to shell London using "superguns" housed in an underground complex in northern France is recalled. Also: the Allied raids that destroyed the seemingly impregnable complex, one of which was led by Joseph Kennedy Jr. (1915-44).

WETA TV 26 Logo

Wed., May 11, 2016
9:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Bombing Hitler's Supergun  

A Nazi plan in 1943 to shell London using "superguns" housed in an underground complex in northern France is recalled. Also: the Allied raids that destroyed the seemingly impregnable complex, one of which was led by Joseph Kennedy Jr. (1915-44).

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Thu., May 12, 2016
7:00 am
(60 minutes)

Bombing Hitler's Supergun  

A Nazi plan in 1943 to shell London using "superguns" housed in an underground complex in northern France is recalled. Also: the Allied raids that destroyed the seemingly impregnable complex, one of which was led by Joseph Kennedy Jr. (1915-44).

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Thu., May 12, 2016
10:00 am
(60 minutes)

Bombing Hitler's Supergun  

A Nazi plan in 1943 to shell London using "superguns" housed in an underground complex in northern France is recalled. Also: the Allied raids that destroyed the seemingly impregnable complex, one of which was led by Joseph Kennedy Jr. (1915-44).

WETA HD Logo

Thu., May 12, 2016
4:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Bombing Hitler's Supergun  

A Nazi plan in 1943 to shell London using "superguns" housed in an underground complex in northern France is recalled. Also: the Allied raids that destroyed the seemingly impregnable complex, one of which was led by Joseph Kennedy Jr. (1915-44).

WETA TV 26 Logo

Thu., May 12, 2016
4:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Bombing Hitler's Supergun  

A Nazi plan in 1943 to shell London using "superguns" housed in an underground complex in northern France is recalled. Also: the Allied raids that destroyed the seemingly impregnable complex, one of which was led by Joseph Kennedy Jr. (1915-44).

WETA HD Logo

Fri., May 13, 2016
1:30 am
(60 minutes)

Bombing Hitler's Supergun  

A Nazi plan in 1943 to shell London using "superguns" housed in an underground complex in northern France is recalled. Also: the Allied raids that destroyed the seemingly impregnable complex, one of which was led by Joseph Kennedy Jr. (1915-44).

WETA TV 26 Logo

Fri., May 13, 2016
1:30 am
(60 minutes)

Bombing Hitler's Supergun  

A Nazi plan in 1943 to shell London using "superguns" housed in an underground complex in northern France is recalled. Also: the Allied raids that destroyed the seemingly impregnable complex, one of which was led by Joseph Kennedy Jr. (1915-44).

WETA HD Logo

Fri., May 13, 2016
5:00 am
(60 minutes)

Bombing Hitler's Supergun  

A Nazi plan in 1943 to shell London using "superguns" housed in an underground complex in northern France is recalled. Also: the Allied raids that destroyed the seemingly impregnable complex, one of which was led by Joseph Kennedy Jr. (1915-44).

WETA HD Logo

Sat., May 14, 2016
4:00 pm
(60 minutes)

Bombing Hitler's Supergun  

A Nazi plan in 1943 to shell London using "superguns" housed in an underground complex in northern France is recalled. Also: the Allied raids that destroyed the seemingly impregnable complex, one of which was led by Joseph Kennedy Jr. (1915-44).

Full Episodes

Operation Lighthouse Rescue

Operation Lighthouse Rescue

Join engineers as they race to rescue a historic lighthouse from certain doom.

Wild Ways

Wild Ways

Explore how newly established wildlife corridors offer hope to endangered species.

Can Alzheimer's Be Stopped?

Can Alzheimer's Be Stopped?

Join investigators as they untangle the cause of Alzheimer’s and race to develop a cure.

Vikings Unearthed

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Uncover the truth behind the legendary Vikings and their epic journey to the Americas.

Clips

Saving the Montauk Lighthouse

Saving the Montauk Lighthouse

A unique method to fight erosion saved the Montauk Point Lighthouse from disaster.

Saving the Montauk Lighthouse

Saving the Montauk Lighthouse

A unique method to fight erosion saved the Montauk Point Lighthouse from disaster.

Gravity Changes Colors

Gravity Changes Colors

This ingenious experiment proves that gravity changes the color of light all around us.

Alzheimer's Clinical Trials

Alzheimer's Clinical Trials

Real patients and families describe what it's like being in an Alzheimer's clinical trial.

Previews

Operation Lighthouse Rescue Preview

Operation Lighthouse Rescue Preview

Join engineers as they race to rescue a historic lighthouse from certain doom.

Viking Unearthed Sneak Peek

Viking Unearthed Sneak Peek

Uncover the truth behind the legendary Vikings and their epic journey to the Americas.