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Watching the Waters
Lake levels rise, COVID’s in wastewater, and invasive species weave new food webs.

Tuesday at 7:30p
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Night of the Long Knives

Night of the Long Knives

Night of the Long Knives
See how Hitler finds himself caught between Germany’s president and the Nazis’ power base. His advisors persuade him to destroy the Nazi stormtroopers and their leader.

Tuesday at 9p
Frontline: Once upon a time in Mosul

Supreme Revenge: Battle for the Court

Supreme Revenge: Battle for the Court

Supreme Revenge: Battle for the Court
How a partisan war for the Supreme Court culminated in Amy Coney Barrett’s controversial nomination

Tuesday at 10p
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