TV Programming Highlights

Carol Burnett in the late 1960s.

The Carol Burnett Show: Carol’s Favorites

WPSU is bringing back one of the most popular and beloved series in the history of television. Starting in 1967 and continuing for 11 straight years, it was the ultimate variety show with music, acting, larger-than-life guest stars, and, of course, comedy.

Saturdays at 8:00 p.m.

 

Midsomer Season 16

Midsomer Murders

Season 16

The town of Causton’s detective chief investigator John Barnaby and his new detective sergeant Charlie Nelson investigate the scandals and deadly deeds that lurk just beneath the well-manicured surface of the seemingly idyllic county of Midsomer.

Thursdays, at 8:00 p.m.

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The Age of Nature

The Age of Nature

Explore humanity’s relationship with nature and wildlife, as scientists and conservationists from all over the world examine ways we can restore our planet. This documentary series asks whether newfound awareness of nature could bring about a new chapter in the human story.

Wednesdays, October 14 – 28, at 10:00 p.m.

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The Trouble with Maggie Cole cast

The Trouble with Maggie Cole

See what happens when idle gossip escalates out of control and starts to affect people’s lives. Set in a picturesque fishing village, the series centers on Maggie Cole, the self-appointed oracle of this close-knit community.

Sundays, October 18 – November 22, at 8:00 p.m.

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Love Wins Over Hate

Love Wins Over Hate

Explore the personal transformations of six individuals who went from agents of anger and bigotry to advocates for empathy and inclusivity.

Monday, October 26, at 9:00 p.m.

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Not Done: Women Remaking America

Not Done: Women Remaking America

Chart the last five years of the women’s movement and its re-energized, intersectional fight for equality. Activists, journalists, entertainers, athletes, and politicians report from the frontlines of the feminist tidal wave.

Tuesday, October 27, at 8:00 p.m.

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Trump vs Biden

FRONTLINE: The Choice 2020

Investigating the lives and characters of Joe Biden and Donald Trump as they compete to be president. Those who know them best reveal key moments that made both men and shape how they would lead America through a time of crisis.

Tuesday, October 27, at 9:00 p.m.

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View of Earth from space

NOVA: Can We Cool the Planet?

As global temperatures continue to rise, scientists are wondering if we need solutions beyond reducing emissions. As time runs out on conventional solutions to climate change, scientists are asking the hard questions: Can geoengineering really work?

Wednesday, October 28, at 9:00 p.m.

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