WGBH SCIENCE

Nova: Sinkholes: Buried Alive

With compelling eyewitness video of dramatic collapses, and following scientists as they examine the underlying forces that cause sinkholes, WGBH's Nova travels the globe to investigate what it's like to have your world vanish beneath your feet.

Wednesday at 9pm on WGBH 2

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WGBH NEWS

Photos from the Blizzard of 2015

As we dig out from the blizzard, enjoy these curated photos from all over the state, including skiers, sunbathers, and the Boston Yeti.

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FRONTLINE

League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis

Learn how for years, the NFL denied and worked to refute scientific evidence that the violent collisions are linked to incidence of devastating consequences for some of football's all-time greats.

Wednesday at 8:30pm on WGBH World

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Science

Nature: Penguin Post Office

Watch the drama of 3,000 gentoo penguins who surround an Antarctic post office each summer.

Wednesday at 8pm on WGBH 2

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MASTERPIECE

Downton Abbey: Season 5, Episode 4

Lord Merton delivers stunning news to Isobel, and Mary does likewise to Tony. Police suspicions deepen in an unexplained death, and Robert and Sarah, the village schoolmistress, lock horns.

GLOBAL VOICES

Global Voices: 74 Square Meters

The experiences of marginalized families in Valparaiso, Chile, who move into a middle-class enclave as part of a social experiment.

 

ARTS & DRAMA

Moone Boy: Men of the Houses

In Men of the Houses, Martin celebrates his twelfth birthday. While his sisters are not very generous with their presents, Martin's parents give him a new bike. Sean Murphy makes an appearance when the local bullies try to take Martin's bike away from him.

HOME & TRAVEL

Smart Travels with Rudy Maxa: Oslo & Norway

In Oslo, see heroic Viking ships, Scream with painter Edvard Munch, and visit the home of playwright Henrik Ibsen. Then join a boisterous celebration of village life, complete with traditional costumes, festive dance, and hot potato pancakes.

WGBH NEWS

7 Worse Problems for the NFL Than Deflategate

Political scientist Erin O'Brien cares more about these seven issues related to the NFL than Deflategate.

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