Nature at 7 p.m. Sunday explores the beautiful, yet hostile environment of South Africa’s Drakensberg Mountains and the surprising number of creatures that manage to live there.
Masterpiece Classic at 8 p.m. Sunday presents the finale of Jane Austen’s “Sense and Sensibility,” as the two Dashwood sisters, Elinor and Marianne, continue to struggle on their quest for sensible love.
American Experience at 8 p.m. Monday recounts one of the most dramatic events in American history: the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.
Juneteenth Jamboree at 9:30 p.m. Monday explains the history of blacks in Texas, while celebrating the day slavery ended in Texas, June 19, 1865.
Nova at 7 p.m. Tuesday captures the intense emotional conflict that occurred in the small town of Dover, Penn., when the local school board ordered science teachers to teach their students the theory of Intelligent Design.
Independent Lens at 9 p.m. Tuesday examines of one of the biggest drug stings in Texas history, where a small town’s search for justice may have paid a price for its war on drugs.
Red Tail Reborn at 10 p.m. Tuesday tells the story of the Tuskegee Airmen, the first and only World War II black fighter pilots and their signature planes with the distinctive red tail.
Travel to Rocky Mountain National park to take a look at the graceful Stanley Hotel and to the Jackson Lake Lodge at the foot of Grand Teton as Grand Lodges of National Parks tours national parks and the masterpiece lodges that reside in them at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Looking for Lincoln at 8 p.m. Wednesday dissects myths that have grown up around Abraham Lincoln, addressing many outstanding questions about him regarding race, equality, religion, depression and sexuality.
Southern rockers Drive-By Truckers perform followed by up-and-coming alternative country singer Ryan Bingham in Austin City Limits at 10 p.m. Wednesday and 11 p.m. Friday.
Journalist and author Carl Hiaasen discusses writing, politics and Florida on Texas Monthly Talks at 7 p.m. Thursday.
Docubloggers at 7:30 p.m. Thursday travels to Round Top, Texas, home to the International Festival Institute.
Explore the many threats facing Texas’ water, as Texas the State of Flowing Water at 8 p.m. Thursday examines the complex issues that drive the search for more water for Texas’ fast growing cities and the balance needed for wildlife and rural communities.
Legendary singer/songwriter Seal brings a one-of-a-kind performance to Soundstage at 9 p.m. Thursday, taking on Ann Pebble’s “I Can’t Stand the Rain,” Sam Cooke’s “A Change Is Gonna Come” and others.
Adventurer Richard Bangs travels to Morocco on a quest for the modern-day equivalent of the Kasbah, a once refuge for African, Arab, Jewish and European traders, pirates and holy men that walled Moroccan cities in Adventures With Purpose at 9 p.m. Friday.
Sarah McLachlan graces the ACL stage in support of her greatest hits album, “Closer,” followed by British rising star Duffy in Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.