wkar TV Schedule

Wednesday, January 28
Time
Program
5:00 PM
Wild Kratts
“To Touch a Hummingbird”
The brothers try to track a hummingbird, and discover that Gourmand has added the bird's eggs to his menu.
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5:30 PM
Wild Kratts
“Opossum in My Pocket”
The brothers come across a marsupial opossum while looking for night-vision goggles lost in the swamp.
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6:00 PM
BBC World News America
News from around the world is presented.
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6:30 PM
Nightly Business Report
A long-running weeknight business-news magazine that includes market reports, company information, CEO interviews and economic commentary. `NBR' began as a local broadcast in Miami in 1979.
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7:00 PM
PBS NewsHour
Covering national and international issues, originating from Washington, D.C.
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8:00 PM
Nature
“Penguin Post Office”
A look at a colony of 3000 gentoo penguins that gathers each November near the Port Lockroy post office on the Antarctic Peninsula. The birds find mates, build nests, raise their young—and become a tourist attraction for cruise-ship passengers.
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9:00 PM
NOVA
“Sinkholes: Buried Alive”
Sinkholes are examined. The collapses can be gradual or sudden; and occur when carbon dioxide in the air dissolves in rainwater and forms an acid that weakens limestone and other water-soluble rocks beneath the soil.
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10:00 PM
Secrets of the Dead
“Ben Franklin's Bones”
The Season 14 premiere details the discovery of skeletal remains of 10 people, including infants, found in the basement of Benjamin Franklin's London home.
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11:00 PM
Charlie Rose
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