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“Nature” premieres the new chilling episode “Snow Bears” November 28

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In the freezing arctic, where the temperature is well below zero, a polar bear must lead her newborn cubs across the frozen tundra in order to feed. On their way, they must face many dangers—extreme weather, snowdrifts and ice cracks just to name a few.

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November and December Membership Drive Highlights

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November brings some amazing shows lined-up for the Membership Drive. Here’s what you have to look forward to:

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We’ll Meet Again Returns for Season 2

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We’ll Meet Again returns for a second season of compelling human stories of hope, courage and resilience, exploring some of history’s most dramatic events through the personal experiences of those who lived through them.

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“Dawnland” Profiles Struggles Facing Maine’s Native American communities.

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For most of the twentieth century Native Americans have been facing separation struggles that have torn families apart. "Independent Lens: Dawnland" reveals the untold stories of indigenous child removal, through the lens of the Wabanaki community in Maine, but these traumatic removals impacted most of the Native American community well into the 1970s.

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FRONTLINE Presents "The Facebook Dilemma"

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From Facebook's failure to protect millions of users’ data, to the proliferation of “fake news” and disinformation in the U.S. and across the world, mounting crises have raised the question: How has Facebook’s historic success as a social network brought about real-world harm?

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New “Native America” Documentary Series Premieres on ThinkTV16 and CET

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Explore the splendor and ingenuity of the world created by America’s First Peoples, 15,000 years ago. Combining modern science with Native knowledge, the new "Native America" documentary series shines a spotlight on these ancient cultures and the communities that still thrive today.

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Three-Night Special "AutumnWatch – New England" Premieres October 17

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You've witness majestic whales with Big Blue Live. You've explored the wild animals of Alaska with Wild Alaska Live. Now come with us as we travel through New England in an exciting new three-part live event, "AutumnWatch – New England."

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Vote on America’s Favorite Novel before Midnight on October 18!

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After months of waiting, the finale of The Great American Read is almost here! Airing at 8pm on October 23 on CET and ThinkTV16, the finale will include footage of watch parties (possibly including footage from Cincinnati!), events and the big reveal of America’s Favorite Novel.

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October 2018 Sleeper Picks

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Ready to set that DVR? Here’s what Public Media Connect Chief Programming Officer Jim Wiener has on his watch list:

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Ken Burns Profiles The Mayo Clinic in New Documentary

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The Mayo Clinic is a renowned hospital that has helped countless people around the World overcome the odds of terrible disease and illnesses and, this month, we’ll be airing a Ken Burns documentary about the clinic and its work over the last 150 years.

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“The Amazing Body” Premieres on September 19

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From red blood cells traveling through your veins with the protection of the white blood cells, to your brain sending signals to your legs to run that mile, the body is full of spectacular processes. But how do these processes actually work?

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"The Great American Read" Returns September 11

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"The Great American Read", which kicked off in May, returns September 11 with six new episodes leading up to the finale on October 23. From Diane Lane to Margaret Atwood and George R. R. Martin to Neil deGrasse Tyson, these episodes include celebrities, authors and everyday people talking about their favorite books and the impact those book made on their lives.

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"The Miniaturist" Premieres on September 9

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In the late 1600s, Amsterdam is a mysterious city with a reputation for its sinful and sexual behaviors. It’s a city full of secrets…

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Mark Twain Encores August 28 & September 4

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We’re encoring Ken Burns’ Mark Twain, a two-part special about the author, at 8pm on August 28 and September 4 on CET and ThinkTV16.

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Betty White Special Honors Her 80 Years in Television

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From "Golden Girls" to "Hot in Cleveland" and Snickers commercials to hilarious cameos, Betty White is a beacon of entertainment. Now we’re excited to celebrate her 80th anniversary in show businesses with a new PBS special – "Betty White: First Lady of Television."

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