Condors and scarlet macaws take us to the Andes and the Amazon. Giant petrels in Patagonia shadow killer whales. Hummingbirds feed at Iguazu Falls, vultures ride the thermals over Rio de Janeiro and black vultures target turtle eggs in Costa Rica.
Earthflight: A Nature Special "South America" airs on Wednesday, September 25th at 7:00 p.m. on channels 3 and 3-1.
Trace the World War II years and those that follow, as Latino Americans serve their new country by the hundreds of thousands — yet still face discrimination and a fight for civil rights in the United States.
Latino Americans - "War and Peace/The New Latinos" airs on Tuesday, September 24th at 7:00 p.m. on channels 3 and 3-1.
“Our Tainted Nature’s Solitary Boast: Mary, the Mother of God” Travel to the ruins of Ephesus and to the great Marian shrines of Lourdes and Guadalupe. Fr. Barron explains the Catholic Church’s great reverence for Mary and her unique role in the history of salvation.
"Catholicism Pt. 3 - Our Tainted Nature's Solitary Boast: Mary" airs on Monday, September 23rd at 9:00 p.m. on channel 3.
At the Belmont Mansion in America’s “Music City,” GENEALOGY ROADSHOW uncovers fascinating stories and mysteries about Tennessee citizens and their enigmatic relatives. ROADSHOW genealogists investigate cases of two people who claim they’re descendants of American folk hero and Tennessee legend Davy Crockett, and another who thinks she may be a member of the famed Hatfield clan. A Nashville resident seeks to untangle her family history, which may include a former president, a famous singer and a notorious criminal.
In the early 20th century, America has a dozen national parks, but they are a haphazard patchwork of special places under the supervision of different federal agencies. The conservation movement, after failing to stop the Hetch Hetchy dam, pushes the government to establish one unified agency to oversee all the parks, leading to the establishment of the National Park Service in 1916.