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Next week, we’ll trace the origins of Hip Hop, find out what makes the Blue Ridge blue and much more. Take a look at what’s coming up!

Henry Louis Gates traces the roots of actors Brian Cox and Viola Davis, uncovering records from workhouses in Scotland and slave plantations in South Carolina that reveal individuals who battled to build a better life for their families.

This series includes first-hand accounts from some of rap's most integral players and deconstructs the origins of this bold and revolutionary art form through the voices of those who were there at the start, creating an anthology of how it became a cultural phenomenon against the backdrop of American history.

FRONTLINE documents Vladimir Putin’s clashes with American presidents, over five administrations, as he’s tried to rebuild the Russian empire. Including the miscalculations and missteps of American presidents that culminated in Putin’s invasion of Ukraine.

Using spectacular new video of the mountains and some footage from past episodes, we'll reveal why the Blue Ridge looks blue, enjoy the scenic beauty, including waterfalls, and meet some interesting characters along the way.

Watch as thousands of engineers, technicians and workers race to build Europe’s biggest construction project - London’s new railroad, the Elizabeth Line.

This week on the Georgia Today podcast, A South Georgia lawmaker has introduced legislation in the house this week aimed at blocking mining near the edge of the Okefenokee Swamp. Also, hear how Georgia is modernizing its prisons and inflation and more. Listen and Subscribe.

High School basketball coverage is back at Georgia Public Broadcasting. After 6 seasons, GPB Sports will once again air the boys', girls' and adapted sports GHSA Championship games across all classifications. The coverage also includes 3-point contests and a boys slam dunk competition. Read more.

Stars Nicholas Ralph, Rachel Shenton, Anna Madeley, Callum Woodhouse, and Samuel West show viewers what a day on the farm is really like! Watch here.

Atlanta Science Festival, the city’s ultimate celebration of all things science and one of the largest of its kind in the country, returns March 10-25. All ages can experience 150 interactive and educational events. The Exploration Expo, a giant science bash in Piedmont Park, returns as the grand finale of the Festival. Read more.

GPB presents An Evening with David Sedaris at the Miller Theater in Augusta, GA on Friday, April 14. Sedaris, author of bestsellers Calypso, Naked, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, and regular NPR contributor will be live on stage for one night only, following the release of his newest book Happy Go Lucky. This is a unique opportunity to see the best-selling humorist in an intimate setting. As always, Sedaris will offer a selection of all-new readings and recollections, as well as a Q&A session and book signing.

Every dollar you donate to GPB goes right back into your community in the form of outstanding programs, educational resources, digital content and more. When you support GPB right now you can receive tickets to see the spectacular Broadway hit Tina: The Tina Turner Musical at the Fox Theatre on Tuesday, February 21st, 2023 at 7:30 p.m. This electrifying musical tells the story of Tina's extraordinary life and career, from her childhood to her turbulent marriage and stratospheric success. Join us for this spectacular show Presented by Regions Bank Broadway in Atlanta.

Tickets are limited, so don’t miss out on this opportunity!

Are you looking for one place to get the latest news from top-notch journalists from across the state of Georgia in a format that respects both your intelligence and your time? If so, the Georgia Today Newsletter from GPB News is for you. Sign up here and stay informed.

Stream the best of public television when and where you want with GPB Passport! Binge full seasons, watch new episodes before they air on GPB including the entire new season of All Creatures Great & Small, catch up on shows you missed and discover more PBS programs to love with this donor benefit from GPB. 

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Catch up on the first two seasons of the MASTERPIECE series inspired by Jane Austen’s final, unfinished novel before the new season starts in March.

A couple and their baby are found murdered, but their young daughter is miraculously unhurt. The traumatized girl has lost her memory so the police bring in a psychiatrist. From Walter Presents, in French with English subtitles.

Bask in the beauty and wonder of the natural world from the African plains to the Antarctic ice.

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