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July 6-July 12, 2015
Midsomer Murders Season 10 Continues on WETA Television!
Midsomer Murders, Season 10
The all-new season of popular mystery series Midsomer Murders continues this week on TV 26 and WETA HD. In Season 10's "The Animal Within," a mischievous trickster finally gets his comeuppance when his body is found floating below the weir in Midsomer Deverell.  The extent of his double life starts to emerge when three family friends and a long-lost niece produce wills claiming his fortune, and his collection of erotic photographs from the 1960s gives Barnaby and Jones the key to the tangled relationships and feuds blighting the family. 

Midsomer Murders Season 10 airs Thursday, July 9 at 9pm WETA TV 26 and WETA HD.
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Operation Wild
Operation Wild, Episode 2
Find out how pioneering medicine is transforming ways to tend to animals. This week, watch a rhino's groundbreaking skin graft after poachers stole her horns and an orangutan's micro-surgery to try to restore her sight — and her freedom. 

Operation Wild airs Wednesday, July 8 at 8pm on WETA TV 26 and WETA HD.
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World War I Drama The Crimson Field Continues
The Crimson Field, Episode 4
The arrival of soldiers from her home town lifts Joan's spirits, but she finds herself in trouble. Thomas seizes his opportunity to pursue Kitty. Meanwhile, the return of an old patient causes ripples, and calls everyone's loyalties into question.  

The Crimson Field airs Sunday, July 12 at 10pm on WETA TV 26 and WETA HD. See all broadcast times → Watch preview →
Poldark Recaps on Telly Visions!
Poldark Recaps
Have you been watching the new adaptation of Poldark? Discuss the episodes' dramatic developments with other fans — or catch up on what you missed — over at our Telly Visions blog. We'll be recapping every episode of the season, so stop by and let us know your thoughts. 
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Our "Not THAT DC" Web Series Plays Ping Pong 
Not THAT DC: Ping Pong Academy
On the outside, it's a non-descript brick building but inside you'll find an Olympic training ground. Gaithersburg's Maryland Table Tennis Center is the home of some of the top young table tennis players in the world including U.S. age group champions Crystal Wang and Derek Nie. Under the tutelage of coach Larry Hodges, Crystal and Derek are preparing for their shot at the Olympics and world championship tournaments.

Our brand new web series, "Not THAT DC" is dedicated to spotlighting quirky, offbeat, out-of-the-ordinary activities in the national capital region. Watch "Not THAT DC: Maryland's Ping Pong Academy" → Learn more about the series →
Thanks to our sponsor
Thanks to our sponsor, National Gallery of Art
Rosenthal Auto Supports WETA
Considering a new car this summer? You can support your favorite programming on WETA at the same time! This July, Rosenthal Auto is making a donation to WETA for every new and pre-owned car they sell. Corporate support is crucial to WETA's success and we are grateful to call Rosenthal Auto a partner! 
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Front Row Washington Features The Miró Quartet
Miro Quartet
Classical WETA's Front Row Washington presents a month of music from The Barns at Wolf Trap, beginning with the dynamic Miró Quartet, one of America's highest-profile chamber groups. Highlights include a performance of Charles Ives' very first string quartet, "A Revival Service," which the young composer wrote as a homework assignment while a student at Yale, and Dvorak's ever-popular "American" string quartet. 

Front Row Washington airs Monday, July 6 at 9pm on Classical WETA 90.9 FM.Learn more →
In Case You Missed It
Did you miss a program when it aired on WETA Television? Don't fret! Many are now available online, including:

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