KUED Pressroom

Airdate: 
Friday, January 30, 2015 - 8:00pm

Returning to KUED for a second season with acclaimed actors such as Morgan Freeman, Christopher Plummer, and Hugh Bonneville, each episode of Shakespeare Uncovered explores and reveals the extraordinary world and works of William Shakespeare and the still-potent impact they have today. The films combine interviews with actors, directors, and scholars as well as with visits to key locations, clips from some of the most-celebrated film and television adaptations, and illustrative excerpts from the plays staged specially for the series at Shakespeare’s Globe in London.

Airdate: 
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 8:00pm

In Tampa, Florida, in February 2013, a giant hole opened up under the bedroom floor of Jeffrey Bush, swallowing the 36-year-old as he slept. His body was never found. Bush was a victim of a sinkhole — a growing worldwide hazard that lurks wherever limestone and other water-soluble rocks underpin the soil.

NOVA premieres Sinkholes – Buried Alive on Wednesday, January 28 at 8:00 p.m. on KUED.

Airdate: 
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 11:00pm

Airdate: 
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

By the time he died in 1931, Thomas Alva Edison was one of the most famous men in the world. The holder of more patents than any other inventor in history, Edison had amassed a fortune and achieved glory as the genius behind such revolutionary inventions as sound recording, motion pictures, and electric light.

Written and directed by Michelle Ferrari and produced by Ferrari and Amanda Pollak, Edison premieres on American Experience Tuesday, January 27 at 8:00 p.m. on KUED.

Airdate: 
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 8:00pm

NOVA follows the epic operation to secure, raise and salvage the Costa Concordia cruise ship, which ran aground and capsized off the coast of Italy on January 13, 2012, killing 32 people.

Witness the harrowing, real life rescue of the Costa Concordia and her passengers on NOVA​: Sunken Ship Rescue, Premiering Wednesday, January 21st at 8:00 p.m. on KUED.

Airdate: 
Friday, January 16, 2015 - 8:00pm

Mozart's elegant masterpiece of marital discord, Le Nozze di Figaro is the season premiere of Great Performances at the Met on Friday, January 16th at 8:00 p.m. on KUED.

Airdate: 
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 7:00pm

Wild horses are romantic symbols of the American Old West, a memory that’s fading as this era subsides. From being one of the most recognizable icons of the western landscape, to playing essential roles in therapy programs, one thing is clear: The role of wild horses in America is multifaceted, and they need to be protected – but there is an ecological issue currently surrounding the Mustang, and like the animal, it’s complex. 

Airdate: 
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 - 7:00pm

From descendants of the infamous pirate Blackbeard to heroes of the Holocaust, Genealogy Roadshow uncovers family secrets in the series’ second season. Part detective story, part emotional journey, Genealogy Roadshow combines history and science to uncover fascinating stories of diverse Americans in and around St. Louis, Philadelphia and New Orleans.  Each individual’s story links to a larger community (and in some cases, national) history, to become part of America’s rich cultural tapestry.

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