From hot air ballooning over the Valley of the Gods to viewing the night sky at Bryce Canyon and joining archeologists on a dig for dinosaur bones, KUED and The Salt Lake Tribune explore uniquely Utah adventures to add to your bucket list in The Utah Bucket List 2.
KUED teams up again with The Salt Lake Tribune’s outdoor editor, Brett Prettyman, for a second installment that features nine new adventures. The Utah Bucket List 2 premieres Monday, August 11 at 7:00 p.m. on KUED.
KUED Kids presents the Dinosaur Train Classic in the Jurassic event at Utah’s Hogle Zoo Friday, August 8 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Children will experience life as a dinosaur through hands-on activities and obstacle courses. The event also includes a free sneak preview of the new Dinosaur Train Classic in the Jurassic hour-long special. Families can also try the new Dinosaur Train mobile apps at the KUED Kids Cleone Peterson Eccles Mobile Education Lab, which will be at the event.
In June 2000, 14-year-old Kenneth Young was convinced by a 24-year-old neighborhood crack dealer—Kenneth’s mother’s supplier—to join him on a month-long spree of four armed robberies. The older man planned the Tampa, Florida heists and brandished the pistol—and, on one occasion, he was talked out of raping one of the victims by his young partner. Fortunately, no one was physically injured during the crimes, although the trauma that resulted was immeasurable.
Returning for its seventh season, Masterpiece Mystery!'s acclaimed series Miss Marple returns to KUED beginning September 21. Featuring acclaimed British actress Julia McKenzie as super-sleuth spinster, Miss Marple, this season features three 90-minute episodes. The series begins Sunday, September 21 at 7:00 p.m. with two back-to-back episodes, and concludes Sunday, September 28.
Sunday, September 21 at 7:00 p.m.
Two-and-a-half years after the U.S. pulled out of Iraq — a conflict that is projected to cost America more than $2 trillion dollars — Iraq is once again in crisis, with Islamic extremists gaining ground, civil war hanging in the balance, and the Obama administration being pulled back towards the conflict.
What went wrong? How did we get here? And what happens now?
FRONTLINE: Losing Iraq, a special 90-minute report on the war we left behind, airs Tuesday, July 29 at 9:00 p.m. on KUED.
History Detectives Special Investigations (HDSI) offers a fresh perspective on the disappearance of Jimmy Hoffa. Veteran detectives Tukufu Zuberi and Wes Cowan join forces with new host Kaiama Glover to investigate this iconic mystery from America’s past. Join the cast of HDSI and KUED on July 22 at 8:00 pm for History Detectives Special Investigations: Who Killed Jimmy Hoffa? airs Tuesday, July 22 at 8:00 p.m. on KUED.