A profile of Henry Ford, the farm boy who became the 20th century’s most influential American innovator.
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The United States Air Force brought men up 19 miles, testing the limits of human endurance
After attempting to commit the perfect crime, would two boys get the death penalty?
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president.
Go inside the coal miners' bitter battle for dignity at the dawn of the 20th century.
John Paul Stapp tested the limits of human physiology. Premieres March 1 at 9/8c on PBS.
Since 1783 balloonists risked their lives attempting ever-higher altitudes. Premieres 3/1.
Dr. Stapp's team hoped to fly a man to over 100,000 ft. above Earth. Premieres 3/1 on PBS.
In 1957, David Simons rose a record-breaking 101,500 ft. above Earth. Premieres 3/1 on PBS
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Six documentaries from our Presidents Collection will re-air this August on PBS.
Executive Producer, Mark Samels talks about our upcoming documentary, "The Boys of '36."
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Honored to Serve, a WETA TV 26 broadcast and community engagement initiative, spotlights those who serve in America's military and their families at home, and seeks to foster a deeper appreciation of the U.S. military and its history.
Test your classical music IQ by clicking the play button to listen to the sound clips. Identify the composer for each piece and reveal your score!
In the 1970s and 1980s, Arlington, VA was a destination for Vietnamese immigrants.
Curious George uses George's insatiable curiosity as a way of acquainting preschoolers with key concepts in math, science and engineering.
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For more than 30 years, WETA has proudly partnered with Ken Burns to bring landmark documentaries to the nation.