Inspector Lewis and DS Hathaway are back for more Oxford University-based whodunits on a Masterpiece Mystery! Marathon Sunday from 3:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Michael Feinstein’s American Songbook: A New Step Every Day explores the fast and furious 1920s and 1930s, when jazz was hot and illegal booze flowed freely in underground speakeasies, 9 p.m. Monday.
What can the notes in a 1775 Almanac tell us about how the revolution may have strained family ties? Did NASA unwittingly transport Andy Warhol’s art to the moon? Find out on History Detectives 7 p.m. Tuesday.
POV: Better This World follows the story of Bradley Crowder and David McKay, who were accused of intending to firebomb the 2008 Republican National Convention, 9 p.m. Tuesday.
In the early 1990s, Saddam Hussein destroyed the richest wildlife habitat in the Middle East, reducing it to mile after mile of scorched earth. Nature: Braving Iraq at 7 p.m. Wednesday shines a light on the man who is making an extraordinary effort to restore both animals and people to this turbulent place.
On the tenth anniversary of 9-11, NOVA at 8 p.m. Wednesday follows the five-year construction of One World Trade Center (1 WTC) and the National September 11 Memorial & Museum. NOVA captures the behind-the-scenes struggle of architects and engineers.
Marty Robbins: Seems Like Yesterday takes public television audiences back to a time of familiar music and nostalgic memories, featuring full performances of Robbins’ most memorable and recognizable hits 9 p.m. Wednesday.
Roy Orbison’s appearance on Austin City Limits in 1982 was a big milestone for the show, attracting a much larger audience and much more national buzz. Watch a digitally remastered telecast of Roy Orbison’s performance 10 p.m. Wednesday and 9 p.m. Friday.
Overheard with Evan Smith features Wendy Kopp-Founder & CEO of Teach For America 7 p.m. Thursday and 8:30 p.m. Friday.
Arts in Context: Emerging artists take the spotlight as part of AMOA¹s exhibition New Art In Austin: 15 to Watch 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
On this episode of The Daytripper, Chet travels to Bastrop, Texas to conquer the mighty Colorado river, a mighty chicken fried steak, and Chet’s mighty beard 8 p.m. Thursday.
Find out why the wildlife depends on summer’s garden on Central Texas Gardener noon Saturday. On tour, get photography tips to catch them in action.
Austin City Limits welcomes the cream of underground rock with The National and Band of Horses 7:30 p.m. Saturday.