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NOVA: Why Sharks Attack
Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
NOVA: Why Sharks Attack

An unusual spate of deadly shark attacks has gripped Australia, resulting in five deaths in 10 months. At the same time, great white sharks have begun appearing in growing numbers off the beaches of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. What's behind the mysterious arrival of this predator in an area where they've rarely been seen for hundreds of years?

1964: American Experience
Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 9:00pm - 11:00pm
1964: American Experience

It was the year of the Beatles and the Civil Rights Act; of the Gulf of Tonkin and Barry Goldwater's campaign for the presidency; the year that Americans learned smoking was bad for their health and Cassius Clay became Muhammad Ali; the year that cities across the country erupted in violence and Americans tried to make sense of the assassination of their president.

Globe Trekker: Great Australian Hikes
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Globe Trekker: Great Australian Hikes

Zay embarks on five of Australia's greatest hikes including Mount Bishop and Clerk in Maria Island, the six foot track in the Blue Mountains of New South Wales, the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, Mount Gower on Lord Howe Island and Lamington National Park in Queensland. Along the way he encounters the country's most exotic wildlife such as the spiny echidna and the wombat.

Father Brown: The Hammer of God
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Father Brown: The Hammer of God

Catholic priest Father Brown attends Anglican vicar Wilfred Bohum's garden party to celebrate his new church clock, which is interrupted by Wilfred's odious brother Norman. Young blacksmith Simeon Barnes attacks Norman, having evidence Norman slept with Simeon's wife Elizabeth, though she was a reluctant party as Norman had blackmailed her into paying her husband's gambling debt to him in kind.

Doc Martin: The Holly Bears A Prickle
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Doc Martin: The Holly Bears A Prickle

It has taken three seasons, but Doc Martin and Louisa are finally going on their first date. However, in typical fashion, the clumsy doctor manages to ruin the moment with an inappropriate remark, and Louisa ends their affair, leaving Martin shell shocked. The break-up hits Martin harder than he anticipated. As Martin leaves Louisa's house, he realizes he could lose her forever.

 

A Look Ahead

In The Americas with David Yetman -  Cuetzalan: The Celebration of San Francisco
Monday, October 6, 2014 - 9:30pm - 10:00pm
In The Americas with David Yetman - Cuetzalan: The Celebration of San Francisco

More than 500 years ago, Franciscan priests journeyed to the remote city of Cuetzalan in Puebla State. Although less remote now, the traditions and languages continue in a town where they venerate fiestas and perpetuate ancient rituals like the acrobatic voladores.

Father Brown: The Wrong Shape
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Father Brown: The Wrong Shape

Poet Leonard Quinton invites Father Brown to the house where he lives with his long suffering wife Martha and young mistress Violet as his spiritual adviser Umesh has told him he will soon die and he wants the priest to look after Martha. Shortly after Violet has threatened him for not leaving Martha for her Leonard is found hanged and Umesh,as his sole heir,is arrested.

Doc Martin: Happily Ever After
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Doc Martin: Happily Ever After

Martin manages to offend the local vicar who is due to conduct Martin and Louisa's wedding ceremony by suggesting he has a drinking problem. In a struggle over a bottle of whisky, the vicar stumbles and fractures his pelvis. As the ambulance takes the vicar to hospital, Martin is left with the dilemma of finding a replacement vicar with just three hours to go to the wedding.

Scott & Bailey
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Scott & Bailey

With their friendship in tatters, the lack of communication between Rachel and Janet is making even the simplest of tasks difficult, and it takes a call about Gill's possible abduction to reunite them as a team. The duo soon have Gill's car in their sights and identify the kidnapper, but discover they are heading for a notorious suicide location. Can the detectives get to their boss in time?

Pilgrimage with Simon Reeve
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Pilgrimage with Simon Reeve

Simon Reeve follows in the footsteps of travelers who made long, arduous and dangerous journeys to reach Jerusalem. He begins in Istanbul, Turkey, a busy medieval staging post for pilgrims to the Holy Land. Before falling to the Ottoman Empire, it was the center of Roman Christianity under Emperor Constantine. {Photo: http://www.flickr.com/photos/emeryjl/508024222/}

This Old House: Charlestown Project 2014    *New Season*
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 9:00pm - 9:30pm
This Old House: Charlestown Project 2014 *New Season*

The 35th season of THIS OLD HOUSE begins in Boston's oldest neighborhood: Charlestown. Kevin and Norm highlight Charlestown's historical importance, from colonial times through WWII. The new project is part of a cluster of 1850s-era Greek Revival houses tucked into the backside of Bunker Hill.

 

Florida Beauty in Nature

WUSF Public Media is proud to announce that the Mosaic Co. has underwritten a new series of 90-second videos by award-winning filmmaker Elam Stoltzfus featuring short stories on the environmental beauty of Florida. The short videos will air on WUSF TV throughout the coming year. We hope you enjoy the beautiful sights and sounds of natural Florida as much as we do.

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Cook's Country Season 6

Cook’s Country from America’s Test Kitchen, Season 6, comes to WUSF TV in September, 2013. Cook's Country uncovers the best of American home cooking from every region of the country, from potluck suppers and holiday favorites to simple dinners and lost recipes. All recipes are developed through in-depth test kitchen investigation and careful testing. The goals are to create foolproof recipes and deliver reliable information about cooking techniques, kitchen equipment and supermarket ingredients to help home cooks to be more successful in the kitchen.

Season 6 Episode Descriptions >>


Season 6 Recipes >>

 

Doc Martin Interview

Martin Clunes as Doc MartinActor Martin Clunes is well known in his native U.K.; he's played an undertaker, a rough-and-tumble lout in the comedy Men Behaving Badly and a man mired in a mid-life crisis in the sitcom Reggie Perrin. But American audiences know him best for his starring role in the British comedy series, Doc Martin.

To listen to a recent Talk of the Nation (NPR) interview with Clunes, click here.

Visit the Doc Martin Website

 

WUSF Productions

University Beat is a radio and television program that focuses on the research and work at the University of South Florida and how it benefits the Tampa Bay area, Florida, and the world around us.

Each week, reporter Mark Schreiner looks at the latest USF efforts in medicine, engineering, education, arts and sciences and explores other programs that reach out to both students and the community.

 
GulfWatch: One Year Later
In a one-hour primetime special, WUSF and WEDU examined the after effects the oil spill had on our community, and throughout the Gulf Coast and what progress has been made in the restoration efforts. During the program, Florida's leading scientists discussed their continuing role in measuring the effects of the oil spill. You learned how two Governors responded to the spill - both Governor Crist who was on the ground during the tragic event, and now Governor Scott; and how everyday people in the Tampa Bay area are fighting for their families' traditions by staying in industries devastated by the spill. Learn more



Power Yoga Mind and Body Continues as a Favorite on WUSF TV
The TV Series: Join host and instructor Adrienne Reed as she guides audiences through a series of yoga workouts meant to target both body and mind. Learn more.

The DVD: Adrienne Reed's "Power Yoga for Athletes" is an intense, challenging, head-to-toe workout created specifically for people who like to feel the burn. Produced by WUSF, it is available in DVD and VHS.



Expedition Florida
Winner of four Emmy Awards and the Edward R. Murrow Award for radio feature writing, the Florida Museum of Natural History’s Expedition Florida project introduces audiences of all ages to the natural wonders of Florida’s past and present with the hope of conserving and preserving them for future generations.


Florida Homegrown
Florida Homegrown is a series of two minute interstitials that provide viewers with tips on making Florida gardening an enjoyable experience. Mike McLaughlin, Director of Horticulture at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens in Sarasota as well as Marina D'Abreau, a Hillsborough County Extension Agent, host each segment.


Domestic Violence: You Are Not Alone
Domestic Violence: You Are Not Alone is a 30-minute local town hall meeting featuring a discussion of domestic violence issues by area experts, including one woman’s account of an abusive relationship from which she was able to escape.

 

News & Views

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The dancer who's been called the Baryshnikov of jookin' describes the free-style street dance that's become a sensation.The post Dancer Charles “...
 

Florida Focus
Florida Focus is a 3:00 "newsbreak" reported, written and produced on deadline by School of Mass Communications' students at the University of South Florida.

 

Entertainment

Podcast #103In episode 103, Producer, Writer and Two Wheelin’ Reporter Brian Robinson and the MotorWeek Motor Heads discuss the 2015 Audi RS 7, ...
Find out how easy it is to cycle almost anywhere in The Netherlands. Also, learn how Paris was a leader in designing attractive plazas and parks that ...
 

Sew What's New?

Sewing newsetter

Review this month's listings of WUSF TV's sewing and crafts programs. These sewing and quilting programs are seen each weekday morning from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM.

 
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