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Nature
My Bionic Pet

Wide shot, Chris P. Bacon the pig on a lawn, Sumterville, FL

Left disabled without fins, flippers, beaks or tails these unfortunate animals need what amounts to a miracle if they are to survive. But now amazing prosthetics made possible by the latest engineering and technology can provide just what they need. Meet these inspiring animals and the remarkable individuals whose work has helped them live their lives again. Nature: My Bionic Pet airs Wednesday, May 27th at 7:00pm on WTVP-HD 47.1. [Preview Clip]

NOVA
First Man on the Moon

Neil Armstrong, Commander of Apollo 11, First Man to Walk on the Moon.

NOVA presents an intimate portrait of Neil Armstrong, the first person to set foot on the moon, through interviews with Armstrong’s family and friends. Revisit the final moments of the Apollo 11 landing, and learn about his achievements following Apollo. NOVA: First Man on the Moon airs Wednesday, May 27th at 8:00pm on WTVP-HD 47.1. [Watch Preview]

Secrets of the Dead
The Man Who Saved the World

The Man Who Saved the World

This film explores the dramatic and little-known events that unfolded inside a nuclear-armed Soviet submarine during the Cuban Missile Crisis. While politicians desperately sought a solution to the stand-off, Vasili Arkhipov, an officer aboard the submarine, refused to fire a nuclear torpedo, thus averting World War III. Secrets of the Dead: The Man Who Saved the World airs Wednesday, May 27th at 9:00pm on WTVP-HD 47.1. [Watch Preview]

At Issue
The State of
Television News

Pere Marquette Change

Tom McIntyre, former WEEK-TV News Anchor, and Bob Larson, former WMBD-TV News Anchor, join H Wayne Wilson for a discussion of the state of television news.

The State of Television News airs:

  • Thursday at 8:30pm on WTVP-HD 47.1
     
  • Friday at 8:30pm on WTVP-WORLD 47.2
     
  • Sunday at 4:30pm on WTVP-HD 47.1
Agatha Christie’s
Poirot
The Labours of Hercules

Agatha Christie’s Poirot: The Labours of Hercules

In an effort to trap the infamous art thief Marrascaud, Poirot with the help of the police lays a trap. When the trap fails, leaving a lovely young woman dead, Poirot falls into a deep depression. But as fate would have it, while working on another case, Poirot finds himself at the very hotel believed to be Marrascaud’s hideout. Can he catch Marrascaud before he or she slips away again? Agatha Christie’s Poirot: The Labours of Hercules airs Thursday, May 28th at 9:00pm on WTVP-HD 47.1.