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  • First Measured Century

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    Though history is often related in anecdotal terms, THE FIRST MEASURED CENTURY analyzes history through data and measurement. This statistical analysis reveals how the lives of everyday Americans changed…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 2 program(s) / 86 minutes
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  • Flyers In Search of a Dream.

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    Most Americans are familiar with the names and faces of Orville and Wilbur Wright, Charles Lindbergh and Amelia Earhart, but few know the stories of America's pioneering black aviators, who overcame enormous…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 1 program(s) / 58 minutes
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  • Freedom: A History of US

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    "Freedom" is the overarching theme of this sixteen-part series, based on the award winning books by master storyteller Joy Hakim. This is a history of the United States as the unfolding, inspiring story…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 16 program(s) / 26 minutes
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  • Frontline

    • 9-12

    FRONTLINE correspondent John Merrow was granted unprecedented access to Michelle Rhee, former chancellor of the Washington, D.C. public schools as she attempted to fix a broken school system.A troubling…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 53 program(s) / 64 minutes
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  • Frontline: The Soldier's Heart.

    • 9-12

    The military teaches soldiers how to fight, how to kill, how to survive. But who teaches them how to live with themselves? Examining an under reported story of the Iraq war: the psychological cost on…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 1 program(s) / 57 minutes
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  • Frontline World: Stories from a Small Planet

    • 9-12

    3 storys from across the world. 1) Gaza/ the West bank - How will Hamas govern following its stunning victory in elections? 2) Poland - an international piano competetion launches careers 3) South Africa…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 1 program(s) / 56 minutes
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  • Galileo's Battle for the Heavens.

    • 9-12

    In this two-hour special, NOVA celebrates the story of the father of modern science and his struggle to get Church authorities to accept the truth of his astonishing discoveries. The program is based…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 2 program(s) / 113 minutes
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  • Gathered in Time.

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    Gathered in Time takes viewers on a stitch-by-stitch exploration of quilt making in Utah. The program is based on the University Press book, Gathered in Time, by Kae Covington and illustrates how quilts…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 1 program(s) / 102 minutes
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  • Geography of Utah series

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    The significance of "Program #7: Geography of Native Americans" is discussed in this full program from the 22-part video series THE GEOGRAPHY OF UTAH, conceived and written by Albert L. Fisher, PhD (University…  » more info

    • Episodes/length: 22 program(s) / 27 minutes
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  • Glen Canyon: A Dam, Water and the West.

    • 6-8
    • 9-12

    Straddling the Utah-Arizona border, the Glen Canyon Dam rises over 700 feet from solid bedrock to block the flow of the Colorado River. Behind its wall of five-million yards of concrete are the waters…  » more info

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