A profile of physicist Stephen Hawking. Included: footage of him at home and on the road; and remarks from family members, friends and colleagues, including former wife Jane Hawking, astronaut Buzz Aldrin, Jim Carrey, Benedict Cumberbatch, mathematical physicist Roger Penrose and Richard Branson. The documentary also delves into his greatest scientific discoveries; and charts his rise to fame.
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.Learn more →
Historian Garrett Peck discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital. D.C.'s beer heritage dates back to 1770 and claims some very innovative brewers.Watch now →
Luis Araya immigrated to Arlington, Virginia from Bolivia in 1966, when very few Latinos lived in the county. He reflects on the changes he has seen over the years and the influence of Latinos in Arlington today.Watch now →
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