KUED Pressroom

Airdate: 
Friday, August 29, 2014 - 8:00pm

Her celebrated photograph  “Migrant Mother” is one of the most recognized and arresting images in the world, a haunting portrait that came to represent the suffering of America’s Great Depression. Yet, few know the story, struggles, and profound body of work of the woman who created the portrait: Dorothea Lange.

Airdate: 
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 9:00pm

Veterinarian Mark Evans uses technology to tackle three deadly predators: the great white shark, the Nile crocodile, and the polar bear. When these animals attack humans, both sides lose.

As more people are killed or maimed, more animals are killed in retaliation. Evans wants to find ways to break this circle of violence and protect both humans and animals. Operation Maneater, airing Wednesdays at 9:00 p.m. on KUED beginning August 27, follows him as he tries out ingenious high-tech solutions to the most hostile wildlife conflicts on Earth.

Airdate: 
Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 8:00pm

Jack Davenport (Pirates of the Caribbean), Zoe Boyle (Downton Abbey), and Catherine Steadman (Mansfield Park) team up for an addicting new series with astounding suspense, supreme satire, and smart ‘60s style on Breathless, airing in three parts on Masterpiece Mystery! Sundays, August 24 - September 7, at 8:00 p.m. on KUED.

Airdate: 
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 11:00pm

What happens when a refugee camp becomes a home to generations?  POV: A World Not Ours, airing Tuesday, Aug. 19 at 11:00 p.m. on KUED, is an intimate, humorous portrait of three generations in exile in the refugee camps of Ain el-Helweh (literally "Sweet Spring") in southern Lebanon. Based on a wealth of personal recordings, recordings, family archives, and historical footage, the documentary was filmed over more than 20 years by multiple generations of the same family. The film was an Official Selection of the Berlin International Film Festival.

Airdate: 
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 8:00pm

KUED airs the story of a group of young, determined, and courageous women during World War II who broke through barriers and shattered stereotypes as the first women pilots to ever fly for the United States military, but were denied military status. We Served, Too: The Story of the Women's Air Force Service Pilots premieres on Tuesday, August 19 at 8:00 p.m.

Airdate: 
Monday, August 11, 2014 - 7:00pm

Airdate: 
Monday, August 11, 2014 - 7:00pm

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.  

Airdate: 
Friday, August 8, 2014 - 10:00am

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.

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