Celebrate Joan Baez’ birthday with guests David Bromberg, Jackson Browne, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Judy Collins, David Crosby, Emmylou Harris, Indigo Girls, Damien Rice, Mavis Staples, Nano Stern, Richard Thompson and Paul Simon. On CPTV: Saturday, June 4 at 8:00 p.m.
Twenty-five years ago, NASA launched one of the most ambitious experiments in the history of astronomy: the Hubble Space Telescope. In honor of Hubble’s landmark anniversary, NOVA tells the remarkable story of the telescope that forever changed our understanding of the cosmos and our place in it. From its inception through its early days, when […]
From filmmaker Ric Burns, “Death and the Civil War” explores an essential but largely overlooked aspect of the most pivotal event in American history. With the coming of the Civil War and the staggering casualties it ushered in, death entered the experience of the American people as it never had before — permanently altering the […]
Discover the story behind the pioneering outlaw country music supergroup that featured Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson, told through vintage performances and new interviews about life on the road and in the studio. On CPTV: Friday, May 27 at 10 p.m. On CPTV4U: Sunday, May 29 at 8 p.m. and Monday, […]
This year’s National Memorial Day Concert airs live on from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol. It will be co-hosted for the 11th year by Tony Award winner Joe Mantegna and Emmy Award winner Gary Sinise. On CPTV: Sunday, May 29 at 8 p.m.