Sinkholes: Buried Alive

With compelling eyewitness video of dramatic collapses, Nova follows scientists as they examine the underlying forces that cause sinkholes and investigate what it's like to have your world vanish beneath your feet.



Warren Rallies 'Nasty Women' To Vote For Clinton

Elizabeth Warren ripped into Donald Trump on Hillary Clinton's behalf at a rally in NH on Monday. Warren was playing the role of a sassy friend with the snark to say the things Clinton either could or would not say.



Giraffes: Africa's Gentle Giants

A population of rare Rothchild’s giraffes are endangered due to poaching and oil drilling plans in the African Nation of Uganda. Dr. Julian Fennessy and the Uganda Wildlife Authority work out an ambitious plan to protect the species.

Wednesday @ 8pm on WGBH 2



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Alan Cumming: You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams

At a recent talk with Jared Bowen, Alan Cumming recounts some of his favorite real-life adventures (and misadventures). He's mapped them out in his new book, You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams, illustrated by his own equally entertaining photographs.


Poldark: Season 2, Episode 4

George maneuvers Poldark toward checkmate. The law hunts down free traders. Caroline chooses between Unwin and Dwight. Francis goes missing.

Sunday at 9pm on WGBH 2

Independent Lens

Kumu Hina

Over the course of a momentous year, Kumu Hina, a native Hawaiian mahu (transgender) teacher, inspires a tomboyish young girl to claim her place as leader of an all-male hula troupe, as she herself searches for love and a fulfilling romantic relationship with an unpredictable young Tongan man.

Sunday at 6pm on WGBH WORLD

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Waiting for August

Fifteen-year-old Georgiana Halmac is the head of the family. Living in a cramped apartment in Romania with her six younger brothers and sisters, they await their single mother's return; she was forced to leave for Italy to earn money. 

Sunday at 10pm on WGBH WORLD


Indian Summers

Lord Hawthorne wants Adam arrested for setting him afire. Alice and Aafrin's affair teeters on exposure. A marriage descends into sadism. The dead and presumed dead return.

Saturday at 9pm on WGBH 2

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