7pm SHOCK AND AWE: The Story of Electricity - Science/History -In the first episode, we tell the story of the very first scientists - people like Francis Hauksbee, Stephen Grey and Benjamin Franklin - who started to unlock the mysteries of electricity.
7pm - 9 MONTHS THAT MADE YOU: The Final Countdown - Science / Education
Meet the miracle that is you. See how your time in the womb, as your senses mature, has determined your destiny on the outside. Survey the latest epigenetic research that shows how the womb environment leaves its mark, even altering your DNA.
Explore the exciting world of what it's like to be a South Florida beekeeper. Following Sierra Malnove of the Florida Backyard Beekeeping Association as she teaches beginners how to manage their own beehives, we learn how backyard beekeepers are helping the Florida honeybee population. Sierra leads beekeeping workshop
9pm NIXON'S THE ONE: The '68 Election - History/Culture Documentary
A WLRN Original Production
In 1962, Richard Nixon's once meteoric political career lay in ruins. The former vice-president had suffered two bitter losses; one in the 1960 presidential race against John F. Kennedy, the other in a bid for the governorship of his home state of California. Yet, only six years later, Nixon would be elected President of the United States. How did it happen? Why did it happen?
8pm LAST TANGO IN HALIFAX - Romantic Drama - Childhood sweethearts Alan and Celia, both widowed and in their 70s, fall for each other all over again when they are reunited over the internet after nearly 60 years.