Documentary

Airs: August 08 at 9:31 PT/9:31 ET
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Science ChannelThe 13th season premiere of How Do They Do It? is on the Science Channel at 9:31.  A behind the scenes look at the making of the things that form the modern world.

(Dis)Honesty:  The Truth About Lies
Airs: May 28 at 10:00 PT/10:00 ET
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CNBCCNBC has the doc film, (Dis)Honesty:  The Truth About Lies, an exploration of the human tendency to be dishonest, the film interweaves personal stories, expert opinions, behavioral experiments, and archival footage to reveal how and why people lie, at 10:00.  We think it’s a great film (or do we?).  Here’s The New York Times review.

 

10 Homes That Changed America
Airs: April 05 at 8:00 PT/8:00 ET
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PBSPBS has the premiere of three-parter, 10 Homes That Changed America at 8:00. A look at the stories of 40 of America’s manmade wonders, the buildings, homes, parks, and towns that are all around us and the men and women who built them as well as their impact on us as individuals and communities. Check local listings.

 

10 Parks that Changed America
Airs: April 12 at 9:00 PT/9:00 ET
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PBSPBS has 10 Parks that Changed America at 9:00.  The show tells the story of 10 visionaries who took open canvases of God-forsaken land, and transformed them into serene spaces that offer city dwellers a respite from the hustle and bustle of urban life.

 

Airs: November 02 at 6:00 PT/9:00 ET
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H2History 2 has the second season premiere of 10 Things You Don’t Know About, the show that provides us with little known facts about historical figures, at 6:00 PT/9:00 ET.

10 Things You Don’t Know About
Airs: August 16 at 7:00 PT/10:00 ET
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H2History 2 has the third season summer premiere of 10 Things You Don’t Know About, the show that provides us with little known facts about historical figures, at 7:00 PT/10:00 ET.  Tonight, learn about the flag.

10 Things You Don’t Know About
Airs: October 25 at 7:00 PT/10:00 ET
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H2History 2 has the third season finale of 10 Things You Don’t Know About, the show that provides us with little known facts about historical figures, at 7:00 PT/10:00 ET.  Tonight, the gold rush.

10 Towns that Changed America
Airs: April 19 at 8:00 PT/8:00 ET
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PBS10 Towns that Changed America, a look at influential towns across the U.S. that impacted the design of cities and suburbs, is on PBS at 8:00, check local listings.