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Mighty Planes: Skibirds HD

A massive cargo plane specially designed to handle polar missions, races to Greenland to evacuate climate scientists before winter storms arrive. HD Version

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  • 1.747: The Jumbo Revolution HD

    747: The Jumbo Revolution HD

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    The definitive history of the Boeing 747, the most recognized aircraft in the world. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-14
    • Runtime01:32
    TV-1412/31/20143/24/2015
  • 2.American Princesses 1 HD

    American Princesses 1 HD

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    In the 1870s, the marriage of Jennie Jerome to Lord Randolph Churchill began a series of transatlantic unions that brought American money to British aristocracy. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:46
    TV-PG2/4/20154/28/2015
  • 3.Black Wings HD

    Black Wings HD

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    The story of African-American aviators told through first-person interviews. Stories include Tuskegee Airmen, Bessie Coleman and modern aviators. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:52
    TV-PG1/14/20153/3/2015
  • 4.Breath of Freedom HD

    Breath of Freedom HD

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    A look at the Civil Rights Movement through the eyes of African-American WWII vets, whose experiences offer a unique perspective on racism, abroad, and at home. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-14
    • Runtime01:33
    TV-141/14/20153/10/2015
  • 5.Jefferson's Secret Bible HD

    Jefferson's Secret Bible HD

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    Thomas Jefferson constructed a book by cutting apart the New Testament to tell the story of Jesus's life, removing all mention of miracles and the resurrection. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:51
    TV-PG1/7/20153/17/2015
  • 6.Mass Extinction HD

    Mass Extinction HD

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    Scientists investigate the mass extinctions of our past and what it means for us today. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:46
    TV-PG12/24/20143/17/2015
  • 7.Mighty Planes: Airbus A380 HD

    Mighty Planes: Airbus A380 HD

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    Airbus A380: The first commercial flight of Airbus A380, the word's largest passenger airliner, from Germany to California is a multi-million dollar gamble for Lufthansa Airlines. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-G
    • Runtime00:45
    TV-G1/28/20153/31/2015
  • 8.Mighty Planes: Antonov 124 HD

    Mighty Planes: Antonov 124 HD

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    On its mission to aid earthquake-ravaged Chile the Antonov 124, one of the biggest cargo planes in the world, faces dangerous weather and troubling delays. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-G
    • Runtime00:45
    TV-G1/28/20153/31/2015
  • 9.Mighty Planes: Martin Mars HD

    Mighty Planes: Martin Mars HD

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    The world's biggest seaplane is called upon to attack one of the worst wildfires in Mexico's history, and the blaze isn't the only obstacle it's up against. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-G
    • Runtime00:45
    TV-G1/21/20153/31/2015
  • 10.Mighty Planes: Orbis HD

    Mighty Planes: Orbis HD

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    The world's only flying eye hospital, faces a tough mission, bringing its state-of-the art technology to the developing country of Mongolia. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:45
    TV-PG1/28/20153/31/2015
  • 11.Mighty Planes: Skibirds HD

    Mighty Planes: Skibirds HD

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    A massive cargo plane specially designed to handle polar missions, races to Greenland to evacuate climate scientists before winter storms arrive. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-G
    • Runtime00:45
    TV-G1/21/20153/31/2015
  • 12.MLK: Assassination Tapes HD

    MLK: Assassination Tapes HD

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    Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final days are replayed chronologically, using only media resources from March and April of 1968 to give a firsthand account of his shocking assassination. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:47
    TV-PG1/14/20153/3/2015
  • 13.Museum African American History HD

    Museum African American History HD

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    Smithsonian Spotlight: Interview with Dr. Lonnie Bunch, the director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-G
    • Runtime00:27
    TV-G1/21/20153/10/2015
  • 14.Museum in the Making HD

    Museum in the Making HD

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    Smithsonian Spotlight: Curators begin assembling collections for the newest Smithsonian museum---the National Museum of African American History and Culture. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-G
    • Runtime00:24
    TV-G1/21/20153/10/2015
  • 15.Perfect Storms: Fire Twister HD

    Perfect Storms: Fire Twister HD

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    In 1923, Japan was rocked by a 7.9 magnitude earthquake that triggered firestorms and rare, but deadly, fire tornadoes. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:44
    TV-PG12/24/20143/3/2015
  • 16.Perfect Storms: Galveston HurricnHD

    Perfect Storms: Galveston HurricnHD

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    A look at the Galveston Hurricane of 1900 reveals how natural forces and human error converged to create Americas deadliest storm. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:44
    TV-PG12/17/20143/3/2015
  • 17.Perfect Storms: The Lost Legions HD

    Perfect Storms: The Lost Legions HD

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    A massive cyclonic storm in 9 A.D. helped Germanic barbarians defeat the powerful Roman Army in a battle that would change the course of history. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:44
    TV-PG12/31/20143/3/2015
  • 18.Rise of the Killer Virus HD

    Rise of the Killer Virus HD

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    Scientists uncover the truth behind the AIDS pandemic, discovered in the hospitals and forests of central Africa. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:46
    TV-PG12/17/20143/10/2015
  • 19.Seizing Justice: Greensboro 4 HD

    Seizing Justice: Greensboro 4 HD

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    Witness the story of four young men who stood up to racism and social injustice by taking a seat. This is the story of the Greensboro 4. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:47
    TV-PG1/14/20153/10/2015
  • 20.The Hittites HD

    The Hittites HD

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    The Hittites were once almost lost to history but have now been identified by scholars as a Bronze Age superpower, with a culture, architecture, legal system and beliefs that shaped the modern world. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime02:00
    TV-PG2/11/20154/3/2015
  • 21.United States of Drinking HD

    United States of Drinking HD

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    The science, the inventions, and the long history of alcohol in America. HD Version

    • GenreDocumentary
    • RatingTV-PG
    • Runtime00:46
    TV-PG12/17/20143/10/2015

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