- MERCY STREET: The Belle Alliance, Part 4
Sunday, February 7 at 10:00 p.m.
During a Union ball at their house, the Green girls and Frank initiate a daring plan to help Tom escape. Mary releases Dr. Foster, still shaky from his detox, from his “quarantine” so he can guide Samuel through a delicate operation.Read more
- ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Little Rock, Part 3
Monday, February 8 at 8:00 p.m.
Discover hidden treasures in Little Rock, such as a 1985 Charles Schulz Snoopy sketch, Chinese altar garniture, ca. 1850, and a 1919 William Faulkner handmade poetry book. Can you guess which is valued at $70,000 to $100,000?Read more
- INDEPENDENT LENS: A Ballerina’s Tale
February 8 at 10:00 p.m.
Explore the rise of Misty Copeland, who made history as the first African-American female principal dancer with the prestigious American Ballet Theater. Get an intimate look at this groundbreaking dancer during a crucial period in her life.
- AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: The Perfect Crime
Tuesday, February 9 at 9:00 p.m.
Re-examine the shocking story of Leopold and Loeb, two wealthy college students who murdered a 14-year-old boy in 1924 to prove they were smart enough to get away with it. Their trial set off a national debate about morality and capital punishment.Read more
- NATURE: Moose: Life of a Twig Eater
Wednesday, February 10 at 8:00 p.m.
Travel to Canada’s Rockies and into the world of moose to experience a calf’s first year of life. At the best of times, fewer than half of these leggy 35-pounders survive their first year. This stunningly intimate film attempts to find out why.Read more
- NOVA: Memory Hackers
Wednesday, February 10 at 9:00 p.m.
From our first kiss to where we put our keys, memory represents who we are, and how we learn and navigate the world. But how does it work? For the first time, using cutting edge research, neuroscientists are exploring the precise molecular mechanisms of memory.Read more
- PBS NEWSHOUR: Democratic Presidential Debate 2016
Thursday, February 11 at 9:00 p.m.
Live from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, PBS NEWSHOUR co-anchors and managing editors Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff will moderate the DNC-sanctioned debate, the first Democratic presidential debate following the Iowa caucuses and New Hampshire primary.Read more
- AMERICAN MASTERS: Mike Nichols
Friday, February 12 at 9:00 p.m.
Meet one of America’s great directors (The Graduate, Angels in America), who discusses his life and 50-year artistic career, from comedy duo Nichols and May to Charlie Wilson’s War. See new interviews with Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks and more.Read more
- DAVID BOWIE: FIVE YEARS
Friday, February 12 at 10:00 p.m.
Survey five pivotal years in Bowie's extensive career, each illustrating his inspiration and where his innovative ideas led him. The program features unseen footage and interviews with close collaborators, and charts Bowie's continual evolution.Read more