Highlights January 2 to 8

Nature at 7 p.m. Sunday presents “American Eagle”, an intimate portrait of America’s most recognizable aerial predator as photographed by three-time Emmy-winning cinematographer Neil Rettig.

Masterpiece Classic at 8 p.m. Sunday presents “My Boy Jack”, the story of British literary figure Ruyard Kipling’s son who triggers family conflict after joining the Irish Guard in the midst of World War I.

Robert E. Lee: American Experience at 8 p.m. Monday examines the life and reputation of the general, whose military successes made him the scourge of the Union and the hero of the Confederacy, and who was elevated to almost god-like status by his admirers after his death.

Before There Were Parks: Yellowstone and Glacier Through Native Eyes at 10:30 p.m. Monday presents the personal ties and importance of the two national parks to the remainder of America’s endangered indigenous cultures who view them as momentous and sacred sites.

Join an exclusive dive beneath the waters of Pearl Harbor to trace new clues to the historic sinking of the USS Arizona on Nova: Killer Subs in Pearl Harbor at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Frontline at 8 p.m. Tuesday examines the case of Cameron Todd Willingham, who was convicted and executed for the arson deaths of his three young children.

Independent Lens presents the story of group of middle-aged men who have found unlikely success as members of Sweden’s all-male synchronized swimming team in “Men Who Swim” at 9 p.m. Tuesday.

The Territory, back-to-back episodes at 10 and 10:30 p.m., showcases new directions in film and video. These films offer a provocative mix of experimental, documentary, narrative, and animated shorts that allows the audience to take TV trips around the world and to major U.S. media festivals.

Follow two teams of researchers as they race to discover how global warming is affecting the largest expanse of frozen water on the planet on Masters of the Arctic Ice at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Anna Netrebko revives her turn in the sophisticated bel canto comedy “Don Pasquale” on Great Performances at The Met at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Rock icons Cheap Trick take the Austin City Limits stage and perform tracks from their latest album “The Latest” along with familiar favorites on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday and 9 p.m. Friday.

Learn how to avoid foreclosure rescue scams on Mortgage Crisis: Stopping Scams at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, a special program that includes detailed information on how to identify and avoid common foreclosure scams and encourages borrowers to report scams they encounter.

Using archival photos, maps, interviews with lodge owners/managers and current lodge views, Historic Railway Lodges of the West at 8 p.m. Thursday describes the history and accommodations of four historic railway lodges, as well as their past and present relationship to passenger trains.

Join Chet Garner as he travels to Brenham, Texas, to experience the home of Blue Bell Ice Cream, a 100 dollar hamburger, and a bike ride around Lake Sommerville on The Daytripper at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

Indie rock supergroup Monsters of Folk perform songs from their self-titled debut album on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.