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PBS Announces Summer Season of Captivating Programming

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PBS today unveiled a summer line-up that features a diverse array of new programming. A summer of intrigue presents new episodes of MASTERPIECE MYSTERY! productions: “Inspector Lewis, Series VI,” “Endeavour, Series 1,” “The Lady Vanishes” and “Silk.”

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PBS Announces "Your Inner Fish" For Spring 2014 Broadcast

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How did the human body become the complicated, quirky machine it is today? The answers can be traced back hundreds of millions of years. PBS announces an ambitious new three-part series, YOUR INNER FISH, which will air in 2014 on PBS stations and will explore the science of how and why we are the way we are.

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PBS Programs Win Three Writers Guild Awards

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On Sunday, February 17, 2013 the Writers Guild of America announced the winners of the 2013 Writers Guild Awards for outstanding achievement during the 2012 season. PBS programs SESAME STREET, FRONTLINE “Money, Power and Wall Street: Episode One” and NOVA “The Fabric of the Cosmos: The Illusion of Time” each received an award.

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PBS Programs Receive 15 Writers Guild Award Nominations

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On December 7, the Writers Guild of America announced the nominees for the 2013 Writers Guild Awards for outstanding achievement during the 2012 season. PBS and our programs received at total of 15 nominations.

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PBS Announces Winter/Spring 2013 Lineup

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The Crawley family’s fate hangs in the balance when MASTERPIECE CLASSIC “Downton Abbey, Season 3” returns in January. A bonanza of new dramas and documentaries — and the return of several other hit series — means a powerful winter/spring season for PBS.

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PBS Presents NOVA’s “Inside the Megastorm” and Ken Burns’s THE DUST BOWL For An Extreme Weather Night of Television

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The PBS science series NOVA, produced by WGBH, announced today plans to present "Inside the Megastorm," an original one-hour documentary that takes viewers moment by moment through Hurricane Sandy.

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PBS to Debut First 50 Minutes of Ken Burns’s THE DUST BOWL on Free PBS Apps for iPad and iPhone, Beginning Monday November 12

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PBS announced today the release of an exclusive 50-minute preview of THE DUST BOWL, the much-anticipated film by Ken Burns, will premiere on the free PBS for iPad and PBS App for the iPhone and iPod touch beginning Monday, November 12, 2012. The film will air nationally on Sunday-Monday, November 18- 19, 2012, 8:00-10:00 p.m. ET on PBS (check local listings).

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PBS “EXPLORATION WEDNESDAYS” Take Viewers on Journeys of Discovery

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PBS launches a new season of “Exploration Wednesdays,” the smart and popular science and nature-based programming block that returns October 10 with episodes of NATURE at 8 p.m. ET, NOVA at 9 p.m. ET and the magazine series NOVA scienceNOW, with new host David Pogue, at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings).

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PBS Announces Fall 2012 Lineup

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The runaway British hit CALL THE MIDWIFE, a new drama that depicts midwifery in 1950s London, kicks off the PBS 2012 fall season with a six-part Sunday-night run that begins September 30.

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PBS Offers Expansive Slate of New Programming This Summer

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PBS unveiled today an expansive summer line-up featuring a diverse array of new programming.

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PBS' AMERICA REVEALED, Hosted by Yul Kwon, Takes a Look at the Networks and Systems that Keep America Running

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Viewers will be in for a new experience as they take to the skies for an epic journey and aerial look at the complex networks and systems that keep America running.

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PBS Announces Winter/Spring 2012 Line-Up

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In advance of PBS presentations at the TCA (Television Critics’ Association) Press Tour, PBS announced today highlights of its broadcast schedule for winter/spring 2012, including two just announced miniseries: CLINTON, a profile of the 42nd president, from AMERICAN EXPERIENCE and FINDING YOUR ROOTS WITH HENRY LOUIS GATES, JR., an exploration of the backgrounds of famous Americans.

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PBS NATURE wins the Grand Teton Award, top prize of Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival 2011

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Nature, the number one documentary series on PBS, adds to its accolades a coveted Grand Teton Award for Broken Tail: A Tiger’s Last Journey, given at the 2011 Jackson Hole Wildlife Festival at Grand Teton Park on Thursday, October 6, 2011.

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PBS Launches Fall 2011 Season

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ARLINGTON, VA; July 13, 2011 — PBS raises the curtain on a new fall season celebrating the arts, exploring America’s “Great Experiment” with PROHIBITION, and traveling to the edges of the universe with NOVA's "The Fabric of the Cosmos."

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PBS Announces New Fall Shows

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Building on a year of audience growth on-air and on digital and mobile platforms, today, PBS announces a new slate of fall programming, including a celebration of the arts, in advance of its Annual Meeting with PBS stations. At the May 16-19 meeting in Orlando, PBS will preview additional new content and digital and children’s initiatives.

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