On 39.1, Monday, October 16 at 10:00pm: Take an absorbingly intimate, verité look at a maternity hospital in the Philippines, the busiest on the planet. In a hospital lbursting with life, witness the miracle and wonder of the human condition.
At 8:00pm Tuesday, October 17, join us on channel 39.1 as actors Ted Danson, Mary Steenburgen and William H. Macy trace their nonconformist ancestors through American conflicts all the way back to the Puritan establishment.
Airing Tuesday, October 17 at 9:00pm: North Vietnamese troops and materiel stream down the Ho Chi Minh Trail, while Saigon struggles. Hundreds of thousands of soldiers and Marines discover that the war in Vietnam is nothing like their fathers’ war.
At 9:00pm on channel 39.1 on Wednesday, October 18, discover the ingenious engineering of Beijing’s Forbidden City, the power center of imperial China for nearly 500 years. Discover how the design of this vast complex enabled it to survive for centuries.
Celebrate ODDtober with PBS Kids beginning Monday, October 16!
PBS KIDS is celebrating Oddtober with strange and spooky happenings all month long, starting Monday October 16th. Oddtober includes Arthur's Haunted Tree House, premiering October 23rd on PBS KIDS and the PBS KIDS Video app!