Coming Up

Globe Trekker Special: Planet of the Apes
Monday, September 1, 2014 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Globe Trekker Special: Planet of the Apes

Our Trekkers visit the last strongholds of many rare and sometimes endangered species of primates. Justine heads to Thailand in search of the White-Handed Gibbon. Holly, Ian and Megan get up close and personal with the orangutan in Borneo and Sumatra, the chimpanzee in Tanzania and Zambia and the Mountain Gorilla in the remote mountains of Uganda. {Photo: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en}

On Story: A Conversation with Chris Carter, Creator of the X-Files
Monday, September 1, 2014 - 10:00pm - 10:30pm
On Story: A Conversation with Chris Carter, Creator of the X-Files

Legendary television writer Chris Carter reveals the secret behind the creation and success of The X-Files and how he stirred audiences using the power of mythology. Lost and PROMETHEUS writer, Damon Lindelof, speaks with Carter on how his use of the paranormal and search for the truth have become staples of popular culture. {Photo: http://www.flickr.com/photos/alistairmcmillan/116496413/in/photostream/}

Father Brown: The Prize of Colonel Gerard
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Father Brown: The Prize of Colonel Gerard

Ex-colonel Gerard is poisoned after arguing with his nephew Edward. Edward is a former POW from Korea and the colonel claims he has been brain-washed but Edward sticks to his story that Gerard killed his father in order to marry his widow Ada. None of the household - including Ada's brother Rupert and his adopted daughter Jia-Li - seem upset at the colonel's death and each had a motive for murder.

Doc Martin: Movement
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Doc Martin: Movement

In a life-changing decision, Bert Large abandons his plumbing business to open his own restaurant. The opening of Large's restaurant is far from a success, when Doc Martin, who has a phobia about blood, finds a spot of blood on his plate. To make matters worse for Bert, the following day, the doctor's office is inundated with patients with symptoms of food poisoning.

Scott & Bailey
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Scott & Bailey

The detectives investigate the murder of a wealthy man whose double life left him vulnerable to exploitation. Away from work, Rachel's recent moment of indiscretion threatens to come back to haunt her when a confused Sean takes a phone call from her one-night stand, and after Ade is pushed into living with his girlfriend on a permanent basis, Janet asks her mother to move in.

 

A Look Ahead

Father Brown: The Laws of Motion
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Father Brown: The Laws of Motion

Audrey McMurray, a rally driver and property owner, may appear to be a philanthropist but her ruthless treatment of her tenants has caused Harriet Welsby's husband to kill himself whilst she openly cheats on her husband Walter with young mechanic Gary Bakewell. Audrey is killed in a hill climb after somebody tampers with her car's brakes.

Doc Martin: The Admirer
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Doc Martin: The Admirer

Portwenn looks set to become a hotbed of passion. Louisa Glasson is furious to discover she has a rival for Doc Martin's affections: glamorous divorcee and hotel owner, Carrie Wilson. Can Louisa contain her jealously and claim Martin as her man before Carrie's flirty tactics take effect? On his way to PC Penhale's birthday party, Martin accidentally reverses his car into Carrie's dog, killing him.

Scott & Bailey
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Scott & Bailey

Having realized her marriage is a mistake, Rachel is still staying at Janet's and making excuses for her absence, but Sean isn't prepared to accept that things have gone so wrong, so quickly. Meanwhile, the investigation into Joe Bevan continues as the body count rises and the team faces the mammoth task of identifying the victims and determining the order in which they were murdered.

Shackleton & Scott: Rivals for the Pole
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Shackleton & Scott: Rivals for the Pole

The previously untold story behind two of the greatest figures in polar exploration -- Ernest Shackleton and Robert Falcon Scott. This documentary examines the personality traits and external forces that drove these two remarkable men beyond the limits of human endurance, telling hair-raising tales of Antarctic survival.

DCI Banks: Aftermath
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 10:00pm - 11:30pm
DCI Banks: Aftermath

The first episode in the series is Aftermath. When two police officers stumble across the lair of a serial killer, Inspector Banks finds himself faced with a chilling murder investigation that will test him to the limit.

My Wild Affair: The Rhino Who Joined The Family
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 9:00pm - 10:00pm
My Wild Affair: The Rhino Who Joined The Family

Rescued from flooding caused by the damming of the Zambezi River, Rupert, an orphaned black rhinoceros, was brought up in the suburban family home of wildlife vet Dr. John Condy. Rupert captured the hearts of the vet's four young children before his eventual release into the wild. Fifty years later, the children are searching for clues to their childhood friend's fate.

 

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.

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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 veteran actor talks about his role as patriarch Jay Pritchett—for which he's received three consecutive Emmy noms—on ABC's top comedy, Modern ...
 

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

Debut 8.29.2014 Quick Listing Road Tests: 2014 Infiniti QX60 Hybrid Road Tests: 2014 Chevrolet Silverado High Country ...
Lisa Napoli tells us about the Himalayas and her time helping to start a radio station in Bhutan. Photographer Phil Borges describes how much things h...
 

Sew What's New?

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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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