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  • 2012
    • The Once and Future Dream of New York
      8/1/12
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      Building the Second Avenue Subway.
    • William Wegman---s Wilderness
      7/27/12
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      A visit with the artist William Wegman and his dogs at their home in Maine.
    • A River Recovering
      A River Recovering
      Episode 07.18.12
      7/18/12
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      The Bronx River was once among the most polluted waterways in America. Now a new generation is discovering and helping to save it. Michael Kimmelman, architecture critic, tours the river.
    • A Factory Grows in Haiti
      A Factory Grows in Haiti
      Episode 07.05.12
      7/5/12
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      The showcase project for Haiti---s earthquake reconstruction is being built far outside the disaster zone, in a location that could jeopardize the country---s key conservation effort.
    • The Cheetah Challenge
      The Cheetah Challenge
      Episode 07.04.12
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      As zoos struggle to save endangered species like cheetahs, scientists are still learning the basics of breeding behavior.
    • Saving Blue Whales
      Saving Blue Whales
      Episode 07.02.12
      7/2/12
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      The marine biologist Asha de Vos wants to save a little-understood population of blue whales off the coast of Sri Lanka.
    • Smugglers in Support of Syria
      6/25/12
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      As the conflict over control of Syria continues, smugglers based in Turkey bring supplies over the border while bringing the wounded and information back out.
    • My Iranian Road Trip
      My Iranian Road Trip
      Episode 06.23.12
      6/23/12
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      A short documentary follows the Op-Ed columnist Nicholas D. Kristof as he travels across the country talking to ordinary citizens about their lives and the effectiveness of American sanctions.
    • The Landowners--- Lease
      The Landowners--- Lease
      Episode 06.04.12
      6/4/12
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      The oil and gas boom has arrived in the Upper Ohio River Valley, and landowners wise to concerns of ---fracking--- are learning how to get the most from their mineral leases.
    • Transition
      Transition
      Episode 05.31.12
      5/31/12
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      The filmmaker Zina Saro-Wiwa presents an Op-Doc on black women---s decision to embrace their naturally kinky hair, rather than use chemical straighteners.
    • Mitt Likes Music, Including This
      5/14/12
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      The Gregory Brothers present a musical video mash-up about what Mitt Romney likes --- from lakes and trees to music and cars to grits and ---Twilight.---
    • ---Ring--- Heads
      ---Ring--- Heads
      Episode 05.11.12
      5/11/12
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      The Wagner Society of New York holds a meet and greet for an international group of ---Ring--- cycle fans attending the new production at the Metropolitan Opera.
    • Yemeni Camel Jumpers
      Yemeni Camel Jumpers
      Episode 05.10.12
      5/10/12
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      As western Yemen rests of the brink of revolution, poor villagers hold on to an enduring custom.
    • Trapped
      Trapped
      Episode 04.06.12
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      Human traffickers take advantage of legalized prostitution in Spain.
    • Disarray at the Track: Breakdown, Part 2
      Jockeys are on the front lines of the risky business of horse racing. Twenty-four horses a week die at racetracks around the country.
    • Disarray at the Track: Breakdown, Part 1
      Some say a culture of drugs and lax regulation at racetracks is behind the nation---s high fatality rate for horses.
    • Call Me Ehsaan
      Call Me Ehsaan
      Episode 03.23.12
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      A look at the war in Afghanistan through the eyes of Lt. Col. John Darin Loftis, one of the U.S. Air Force---s prized experts in Afghan language and culture, who was killed in Kabul on Feb. 25, 2012.
    • Besieged in Sudan---s Nuba Mountains
      2/23/12
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      The Op-Ed columnist Nicholas D. Kristof witnesses a growing humanitarian crisis in Sudan, where starving families in the Nuba Mountains are hiding in caves to escape bombing by Sudanese warplanes.
    • Nollywood Heights
      Nollywood Heights
      Episode 02.23.12
      2/23/12
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      Behind the scenes of Nigeria---s thriving film industry.
    • The Murderer's Shadow
      The Murderer's Shadow
      Episode 02.04.12
      2/4/12
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      To the family members of his victims, Ronnie Lee Gardner was a violent killer. To Mr. Gardner---s own family, he was a father and soul mate whose destructive personality left deep emotional scars.
    • Occupiers--- Think Tank
      Occupiers--- Think Tank
      Episode 02.01.12
      2/1/12
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      Tim Weldon, a founder of Occupy Wall Street---s People---s Think Tank, tries to expand the project amid protests that continue to involve confrontations with the police.
    • They Will Say We Are Not Here
      1/25/12
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      The filmmakers Katherine Fairfax Wright and Malika Zouhali-Worrall explore the motivations, sorrows and dreams of the slain Ugandan gay rights activist David Kato.
    • Year of the Dragon
      Year of the Dragon
      Episode 01.23.12
      1/23/12
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      Across China and around the world, people are celebrating the Lunar New Year and the advent of the Year of the Dragon. Five filmmakers captured the spirit and sparkle of the celebrations in Beijing.
    • Ai Weiwei: Evolution of a Dissident
      1/22/12
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      The filmmaker Alison Klayman presents an exclusive look at the Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei and his struggle for the freedom of expression.
    • The iPhone Economy
      The iPhone Economy
      Episode 01.21.12
      1/21/12
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      Apple---s iPhone is a model of American ingenuity, but most of its components are manufactured somewhere else. The decline of manufacturing led to the loss of other kinds of jobs.
    • Brooklyn's Rube Goldberg
      Brooklyn's Rube Goldberg
      Episode 01.06.12
      1/6/12
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      Joseph Herscher builds Rube Goldberg machines in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. In this video he constructs his newest contraption, called ---Page Turner.---
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