Television http://blog.wlrn.org en Saving the Ocean on WLRN-TV http://blog.wlrn.org/post/saving-ocean-wlrn-tv <p><strong>Saving the Ocean (8:00 pm and 8:30 pm)</strong></p><p><span class="small_gray">Renowned marine biologist and writer, Carl Safina, founder of the Blue Ocean Institute, takes viewers around the globe to bring back good news from the world's oceans.</span></p><p><span class="small_gray"><strong>8:00 pm - Destination Baja</strong> - </span>Fishermen stop hunting gray whales and develop a lucrative whale-watching co-op.</p><p><strong>8:30 pm - Swordfish Part 1</strong> - Join Carl Safina as he goes to sea with some of the last remaining swordfish harpooners.</p><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:03:02 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 35591 at http://blog.wlrn.org Saving the Ocean on WLRN-TV Inspector George Gently makes a deadly discovery. Curious? Watch WLRN-TV! http://blog.wlrn.org/post/inspector-george-gently-makes-deadly-discovery-curious-watch-wlrn-tv <p><strong>Inspector George Gently: Gently with Class (8:00 pm)</strong></p><p></p><p>Gently and Bacchus experience the inflated authority of their "social betters" firsthand when a beautiful young girl is found dead in the passenger seat of an upturned car registered to local aristocrats.</p><p><strong><a href="http://youtu.be/hmgk0ycsEIg">http://youtu.be/hmgk0ycsEIg</a></strong></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:09:07 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 35313 at http://blog.wlrn.org Inspector George Gently makes a deadly discovery. Curious? Watch WLRN-TV! A CENTURY IN THE SUN: Henry Flagler and the Making of Modern Florida http://blog.wlrn.org/post/century-sun-henry-flagler-and-making-modern-florida-0 <p><strong>A CENTURY IN THE SUN: Henry Flagler and The Making Of Modern Florida (8:00 pm)&nbsp;&nbsp; </strong></p><p><em>A WLRN Original Production</em></p><p></p><p>A CENTURY IN THE SUN is the story of how Standard Oil magnate Henry Flagler comes to Florida in the late 1800s, builds a railroad and hotel empire on the last American frontier, and launches a population boom that lasts a hundred years.&nbsp;</p><p><br />The film traces Flagler’s impact on Florida through the 20th century, as it becomes the fastest - growing state in the U.S.&nbsp;<br /><br />The film explores the consequences -- both intended and unintended -- of Flagler’s stunning success in launching the boom that drove Florida’s economy, until it was stopped in its tracks by the Great Recession.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:17:16 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 35312 at http://blog.wlrn.org A CENTURY IN THE SUN: Henry Flagler and the Making of Modern Florida Mother Knows Best on Doc Martin. Wednesday on WLRN-TV. http://blog.wlrn.org/post/mother-knows-best-doc-martin-wednesday-wlrn-tv <p><strong>Doc Martin (8:00 pm) </strong></p><p><em>Mother Knows Best</em> - <em>Louisa's mother arrives unexpectedly and she is far from happy about her arrival.</em></p><p><em> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:13:19 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 35134 at http://blog.wlrn.org Mother Knows Best on Doc Martin. Wednesday on WLRN-TV. Weird Florida just got weirder! Travel off the beaten path on WLRN-TV. http://blog.wlrn.org/post/weird-florida-just-got-weirder-travel-beaten-path-wlrn-tv <p><strong>Weird Florida: On the Road Again (9:00 pm)&nbsp;</strong><em> A<em> </em>WLRN Original Production</em></p><p><em>IT'S WEIRD AND IT'S BACK!&nbsp; Join Florida's Master of the Weird, Charlie Carlson and his new canine companion, Lady Isabel as they travel off the beaten paths in search of more weirdness.&nbsp; </em></p><p></p><p>The duo set off to travel over 1500 miles across the Sunshine State in search of some very unusual people and places, only to discover Florida’s best-kept secrets and oddest legends.</p><p>A variety of destinations are explored, including forty feet beneath Biscayne Bay to visit the dearly departed, an island near Palm Beach that for decades harbored a strange government secret and the mysterious coquina ruins located in New Smyrna Beach.</p><p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 20:13:44 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 35132 at http://blog.wlrn.org Weird Florida just got weirder! Travel off the beaten path on WLRN-TV. Solving Mysteries and Secrets Underground on WLRN -TV http://blog.wlrn.org/post/solving-mysteries-and-secrets-underground-wlrn-tv <p><strong>Inspector George Gently (8:00 pm)</strong></p><p><em>Gently Northern Soul </em></p><p>After a young black woman is murdered, at an all night soul music club, Gently uncovers a disturbing and malevolent racist undercurrent lurking both within the local community and his own police force.&nbsp;<span class="_more_less"> Racial tensions within the<span class="_hidden" style="display: inline">&nbsp;community escalate rapidly, compromising the investigation and posing a new set of problems.</span></span></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:58:12 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 34901 at http://blog.wlrn.org Solving Mysteries and Secrets Underground on WLRN -TV American Experience investigates a deadly workplace accident. Only on WLRN TV. http://blog.wlrn.org/post/american-experience-investigates-deadly-workplace-accident-only-wlrn-tv <p><strong>American Experience: Triangle Fire (8:00 pm)</strong></p><p></p><p>It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history. A dropped match on the 8th floor of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory sparked a fire that killed over a hundred innocent people trapped inside. The private industry of the American factory would never be the same.</p><p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:34:51 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 34889 at http://blog.wlrn.org American Experience investigates a deadly workplace accident. Only on WLRN TV. Tempers Flare on Doc Martin! Watch WLRN! http://blog.wlrn.org/post/tempers-flare-doc-martin-watch-wlrn <p><strong>Doc Martin (8:00 pm)</strong></p><p><em>Born with a Shotgun</em></p><p></p><p></p><p>Sleepless nights are taking their toll on Martin and Louisa. Tempers are frayed as they try to find ways to comfort their constantly wailing baby. Aunt Ruth has problems of her own: She is dealing with an intruder on the farm who has stolen the hub caps from her car. And Shirley makes an appointment with Martin to discuss the crippling stomach pains she has been suffering and suspects her son is trying to poison her.</p><p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 19:11:14 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 34888 at http://blog.wlrn.org Tempers Flare on Doc Martin! Watch WLRN! Explore Weird and Amusing Places on WLRN-TV http://blog.wlrn.org/post/explore-weird-and-amusing-places-wlrn-tv <p><em>Explore the weirdest and wackiest places in the Sunshine State from deep in the Everglades to the Gulf of Mexico.&nbsp; Then the fun continues with a flashback of Great Old Amusement Parks.&nbsp;&nbsp; </em><em>Hang on - this could be a bumpy ride! </em></p><p><strong>Big Cypress Swamp: The Western Everglades (8:00 pm)</strong></p><p></p><p>A visual masterpiece that tells the story of Florida’s river of grass, highlighting people who share their passion for this wild place, seasons of scenery that pull you into the rhythm of the swamp, and a chorus of nature sounds scored into a symphony.</p><p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 18:01:33 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 34841 at http://blog.wlrn.org Explore Weird and Amusing Places on WLRN-TV Get Wild About Nature on WLRN -TV http://blog.wlrn.org/post/get-wild-about-nature-wlrn-tv <p><strong>Nature (8:00 pm) </strong></p><p><em>Fabulous Frogs </em></p><p></p><p>Sir David Attenborough takes us on a journey through the weird and wonderful world of frogs, shedding new light on these charismatic, colorful and frequently bizarre little animals through first-hand stories, the latest science, and cutting-edge technology. Frogs from around the world are used to demonstrate the wide variety of frog anatomy, appearance and behavior. Their amazing adaptations and survival techniques have made them the most successful of all amphibians.</p><p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 20:17:11 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 34840 at http://blog.wlrn.org Get Wild About Nature on WLRN -TV Men Who Changed the Future of Science and Technology. http://blog.wlrn.org/post/men-who-changed-future-science-and-technology <p>Follow two unique stories in science and technology.&nbsp; <em>Poisoner's Handbook</em> talks about groundbreaking forensic science that set new standards in the way we solve crimes.&nbsp; Followed by the story of <em>Steve Jobs - One Last Thing</em> which profiles how his vision of Apple changed the way we live and work.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:59:00 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 34472 at http://blog.wlrn.org Men Who Changed the Future of Science and Technology. The Brits are back and the plots thickens! Wednesday on WLRN TV http://blog.wlrn.org/post/brits-are-back-and-plots-thickens-wednesday-wlrn-tv <p><strong>Doc Martin (8:00 pm)</strong> <em>Dry Your Tears</em></p><p></p><p>Martin agrees to stay on until a more suitable substitute is found in his practice. He moves back into his house and determined to get a grip on fatherhood, he persuades Louisa to join him so he can help raise their child. Martin's aunt Ruth arrives in Portwenn for a funeral. She's almost as cranky as her nephew. Can this family really handle two cantankerous personalities?&nbsp; Tune in to find out.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 18:33:13 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 34469 at http://blog.wlrn.org The Brits are back and the plots thickens! Wednesday on WLRN TV Explore Natural Habitats on WLRN TV Tuesday Night at 8pm http://blog.wlrn.org/post/explore-natural-habitats-wlrn-tv-tuesday-night-8pm <p>From just beneath our ocean's surface to deep in the wilderness, WLRN takes you on a journey of discovery with <em>Saving Our Reefs, Wildside - Costa Rica</em> and <em>Alone in the Wilderness.&nbsp;</em></p><p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 13:28:12 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 34466 at http://blog.wlrn.org Explore Natural Habitats on WLRN TV Tuesday Night at 8pm Animalistic Adventures Monday Night on WLRN-TV http://blog.wlrn.org/post/animalistic-adventures-monday-night-wlrn-tv <h2 class="article-headline"><strong>Nature: The Private Life of Deer (8:00 pm)</strong></h2><p></p><p>From coast to coast, some 30 million white-tailed deer make their home in the United States. Deer are the most highly studied mammals in the world, but does the typical homeowner with deer in the yard know how long deer can live? When they sleep? How many babies a doe can have each year? Enter the hidden world of white-tailed deer outfitted with night-vision cameras and GPS tracking equipment to see them not as common backyard creatures, but as intelligent, affectionate family members.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 20:20:08 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 34461 at http://blog.wlrn.org Animalistic Adventures Monday Night on WLRN-TV Turn Back Time and Relive History on WLRN-TV http://blog.wlrn.org/post/turn-back-time-and-relive-history-wlrn-tv <p><em>Tune in Thursday, June 26 at 8:00 p.m., for a two-hour American Experience special on President Clinton, one of the most successful politicians in modern American history. </em></p><p><strong>Clinton: American Experience (8:00 pm)</strong></p><p></p><p>The latest installment in the critically acclaimed and successful series of presidential biographies, <em>Clinton</em> follows the president across his two terms as he confronted some of the key forces that would shape the future, including partisan political warfare and domestic and international terrorism, and as he struggled with uneven success to define the role of American power in a post-Cold War world. Most memorably, it explores how Clinton’s conflicted character made history, even as it enraged his enemies and confounded his friends.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 18:55:49 +0000 Mia Laurenzo 34452 at http://blog.wlrn.org Turn Back Time and Relive History on WLRN-TV