This much-honored PBS documentary series explores American history, one topic or person at a time.
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Fall 1967, student protest against the Vietnam war spiraled out control in Wisconsin.
The utopian beginnings of peace and love prevailed, and ended in chaos.
As the war ends, America is forever transformed by the violent and bloody conflict.
As patriotism sweeps the nation, the country assembles its first mass conscripted army.
Origins of Napalm
The demonstration that sparked
A brief history of dangerous chemicals and compounds in our homes.
President Franklin Roosevelt walks down a ramp from his private railroad car ca. 1938.
Into the Amazon premieres January 2018.
A portrait of the Haight Ashbury district at the height of the hippie movement.
For 35 years, millions of Americans and citizens of the world have turned to the PBS NewsHour for the solid, reliable reporting that has made it one of the most trusted news programs on television.
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!
What happens when a homebrewer, a local business and a museum join forces? Historic beer!
Arthur follows the adventures and misadventures of 8-year-old Arthur Read (an aardvark), his little sister D.W., and his friends and family.
WETA has partnered with the Arlington Historical Society to tell stories about our area's past.
For more than 30 years, WETA has proudly partnered with Ken Burns to bring landmark documentaries to the nation.