NonfictionIt's our green seas, not the blue, that bring life to our oceans. Here sunlight powers the growth of enchanted forests of kelp, mangroves and prairies of sea grass. They are the most abundant but fiercely competitive places in the ocean to live. The most bountiful kelp forests are found off the tip of southern Africa, where two great oceans collide.
NonfictionThe big blue is the world's greatest wilderness, far from shore and many kilometers deep. It's a vast marine desert where there is little to eat and nowhere to hide. Yet it's home to some of the biggest and most spectacular creatures on earth. This episode reveals what it takes to survive in this savage and forbidding world.
NonfictionCorals build themselves homes of limestone in the warm, clear, shallow seas of the tropics. Their reefs occupy less than one tenth of one percent of the ocean floor, yet they are home to a quarter of all known marine species. They are complex, infinitely varied structures providing all kinds of homes for their many residents.
NonfictionPatty Hearst, the 19-year-old daughter of one of the richest and most powerful families in the country and granddaughter of media magnate William Randolph Hearst, is kidnapped and held hostage by a mysterious revolutionary group called the Symbionese Liberation Army.
NonfictionA dangerous rivalry between Iran and Saudi Arabia has plunged the Middle East into sectarian war. From revolution in Iran, reaction by Saudi Arabia, and wars in Afghanistan, Lebanon and Iraq, how religion and power politics drive perpetual conflict.
NonfictionShe's a model. A Playboy bunny. But is she a murderer too? Some call Lawrencia "Bambi" Bembenek a made-for-TV killer. Others say she is innocent. Now two Vanity Fair writers want to know - did she really pull the trigger or was Bambi framed?
NonfictionA local restaurant owner and grandmother chooses a cottage that the Napiers inject with her shining personality, adding unique touches like a custom-built rolling island in the kitchen and a handmade raised garden bed.
NonfictionFour fit chefs take on the challenge to cook creative, healthy dishes that are big on flavor. They get a faux noodle and a fish fillet in round one, and the second round revolves around a diet drink and a protein-packed snack box.
NonfictionA Trans-Colorado Airlines commuter plane flies over the Rocky Mountains heading to Durango-La Plata County Airport in 1988. Five miles from touchdown, something goes terribly wrong. There’s no sign of the runway and before both pilots can react, the aircraft crashes in the frozen wilderness. Nine of the 17 people on board are killed, and investigators are left scrambling for answers. One survivor’s testimony troubles the examiners, but it’s an unexpected phone call that points to a shocking discovery.
NonfictionIn recent years, our knowledge of life beneath the waves has been transformed. Using cutting-edge technology, One Ocean takes us on a journey from the intense heat of the tropics to our planet's frozen poles to reveal new worlds and extraordinary never-before-seen animal behaviors.
NonfictionWilliam Cecil, Queen Elizabeth I’s spy master, intercepts a conspiracy to assassinate the Queen. When he discovers that Elizabeth’s own cousin, Mary Queen of Scots is behind the plot, he lays a trap to capture and execute her.
NonfictionIn the second installment of a two-part investigation, Josh continues his journey through Egypt to uncover the secrets, and possibly the final resting place, of ancient history's most powerful women -- Nefertiti and Cleopatra.
NonfictionA transient discovers the body of an unidentified teenage girl in a culvert beside an Arizona freeway, close to the Mexican border. Earlier, in Washington State, a teenager travels near and far searching for love and attention after a troubled childhood.
NonfictionToday's guests: Julia Ioffe Contributing Writer for The Atlantic, Richard Haass Council on Foreign Relations, Bill Gates Co-Chair Bill and Melinda Gates foundation, Jung Pak Senior Fellowand Korea Chair Brookings institution.
NonfictionThe team renovates a family's Caratunk, ME, cabin to create a small efficiency home for friends and family to stay in when they visit. However, the remote location, timeline and budget create problems for the crew.
NonfictionAndrew gets a taste of the culinary impact of Napoleon Bonaparte's march through Poland. He tries decadent tripe soup, rump steak seasoned with gunpowder and roe deer brains cooked over an open fire.
NonfictionChip and Joanna return to their roots and give a home a clean, new look, until Jo decides she wants her sister and brother-in-law to buy the house. They modify the design plans in hopes it will persuade them to buy it.
NonfictionOn the trail of "The Angel of Death," Tim and Mike investigate a key Nazi support point in Uruguay. Mike and Lenny review newly declassified Chilean files that reveal a secret plot to attack the United States.
NonfictionThe body of a teenager is found savagely murdered just steps from her home. When the investigation stalls police are approached by a brave young woman willing to risk her own safety to get justice.
NonfictionThom Bierdz had finally made it big. When he brought his troubled younger brother out to Los Angeles, he thought he could help set him straight. He never expected that the price he would pay for being wrong would be the life of someone he loved.
NonfictionChip and Jo team up with Tim Tebow and the Tim Tebow Foundation to create a wheelchair accessible home for a family. Chip and Jo work to transform a home to give the family's two boys freedom to handle daily tasks on their own.
NonfictionSome 25 dead bodies have been found on Long Island since September of 2016. Dozens of immigrant teenagers are missing. Who is behind the wave of killings on Long Island - and is law enforcement's crackdown on suspected MS-13 gang members detaining the real culprits, or innocent teens?
NonfictionA couple moves to Waco, TX, and wants to find a historic house that can be turned into their dream home. While their choice has tons of potential, Chip and Jo will have their hands full drawing out the home's charming elements.
NonfictionAn astonishing true story of love, betrayal and unimaginable deception. When a magical romance with a world-renowned surgeon develops into a nightmare, his fiancé uncovers a path of destruction that leaves dead patients and shattered families in its wake.
NonfictionThe city of Chicago is gripped with terror after three bizarre and savage murders go unsolved. Amidst this public furor, both the police and the local newspapers are desperate to give the people what they want: someone to blame.
NonfictionStudents and participants stand in the spotlight when Highland Park High School hosts a student-led talent show, but the Showtime at the Apollo theme has everyone scared of getting booed off the stage.
NonfictionSteve and Leanne tackle the first floor of an old Victorian row house that is drowning in wallpaper.They brighten and lighten the whole space and overhaul the dungeon of a kitchen to reveal a simple, elegant design.
NonfictionAfter a long and brutal war, Vietnamese revolutionaries led by Ho Chi Minh end nearly a century of French colonial occupation. With the Cold War intensifying, Vietnam is divided in two. Communists in the North aim to reunify the country, while America supports Ngo Dinh Diem’s untested regime in the South.
NonfictionChip and Jo team up with their friend Jimmy Don Holmes to transform a bland little house into a modern mountain cabin for his son. Former first lady Laura Bush stops by to help with a heartfelt finishing touch.
NonfictionSteve and Amy investigate paranormal activity harassing a young family in El Cajon, CA. While Steve discovers the unsettling details of an infamous serial killer in the area, Amy goes toe-to-toe with a vengeful spirit.
NonfictionChip and Joanna Gaines take on a project for a couple ready to upgrade from a loft to a house in which to raise their new baby. Built in 1927, their Tudor-style home has little functionality and lacks a true master suite.
NonfictionEngland has a new monarch, King James I, and Elizabeth’s former spymaster, Robert Cecil, faces his toughest test. A group of religious extremists’ plan to blow-up the Houses of Parliament with the King inside – what we call the Gunpowder Plot.