KUED Pressroom

Airdate: 
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 8:00pm

April 1975. During the chaotic final days of the Vietnam War, as the North Vietnamese Army closed in on Saigon, South Vietnamese resistance crumbled. City after city and village after village fell to the North while the few U.S. diplomats and military operatives still in the country contemplated withdrawal. With the lives of thousands of South Vietnamese hanging in the balance, those in control faced an impossible choice – who would go and who would be left behind to face brutality, imprisonment, or even death.

Airdate: 
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 7:00pm

Airdate: 
Monday, April 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

 

Race, class, culture — the draft in the 1960s and 1970s was a lightning rod that lit up every schism in American society. But ending the draft has produced unintended consequences, creating a citizenry completely disconnected from that of the soldiers who experience the burden of endless wars.

Airdate: 
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 8:00pm

Ballroom is back. America’s Ballroom Challenge, hosted by former U.S dance champions Mary Murphy and Tony Meredith, features three one-hour episodes of super-heated competition and gravity defying exhibitions, shot at the world’s largest ballroom dancing competition in Columbus, Ohio. Broadcast in high-definition, America’s Ballroom Challenge once again takes viewers onto the dance floor and behind the scenes as 25 world-class couples compete for the ultimate dance title: “America’s Best.”

Airdate: 
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 8:00pm

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.

NOVA: Hubble’s 25th Anniversary airs Wednesday, April 22nd at 8:00 p.m. on KUED.

Airdate: 
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 9:00pm

The evening of November 26, 2008, was calm in the city of Lahore in eastern Pakistan. In one neighborhood, a man was at home with his wife when he received a text on his phone. He had been waiting for the message. He was told,”Turn on your television.”

Airdate: 
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 8:00pm

What drove a company of American soldiers – ordinary young men from around the country – to commit the worst atrocity in American military history? Were they “just following orders” as some later declared? Or did they break under the pressure of a vicious war in which the line between enemy soldier and civilian had been intentionally blurred? AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: My Lai airs Tuesday, April 21 at 8:00 p.m. on KUED.

Airdate: 
Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 8:00pm

Many years have passed since Dr. Lucien Blake first returned home from war to run his father's old practice in a small town in Scotland. The town, however, is no longer the sanctuary from the outside world it used to be. There's a new chief superintendent who doesn't approve of Dr. Blake's unorthodox methods, and despite the pathologist solving the crimes which have confounded the police, the superintendent is determined to get rid of the doctor. 

Airdate: 
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 8:00pm

NOVA takes viewers on a mathematical mystery tour — a provocative exploration of math's astonishing power across the centuries. The science series shows math's signature in the swirl of a nautilus shell, the whirlpool of a galaxy, and the spiral in the center of a sunflower.

NOVA presents the fundamental truths of mathematics in  The Great Math Mystery, airing Wednesday, April 15 at 8:00 p.m. on KUED.

Airdate: 
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 9:00pm

A landmark historical film discovered by Frontline in a museum vault decades ago has been called “Hitchcock’s lost Holocaust film.” Originally broadcast by the PBS series in 1985, the documentary shows the first horrifying footage shot as Allied troops entered the Nazi death camps. Drawing on initial editing done by famed director Alfred Hitchcock before the film was shelved 70 years ago, Frontline reconstituted the forgotten reels and script and showed them in public for the first time 30 years ago.

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