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Before Watching “Inside the Vatican,” Learn Some Interesting Facts About The Pope!

Before Watching “Inside the Vatican,” Learn Some Interesting Facts About The Pope!

Filmed over the course of the fifth year of Pope Francis’s pontificate, Inside the Vatican provides rare behind-the-scenes access to one of the most important places in the Christian world. Nestled in the city of Rome, the Vatican is the headquarters of the Catholic Church and is an independent city-state. From the Pope himself to the head of security, the nuns who serve the homeless, […]

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Coinciding with Earth Day, A New Documentary Takes A Look at One of Earth’s Most Precious Resources

Coinciding with Earth Day, A New Documentary Takes A Look at One of Earth’s Most Precious Resources

As we approach the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, a new documentary takes a deep dive into one of the most critical issues affecting our planet: our fresh water supply. As water is often taken for granted, H20: The Molecule that Made Us filmmakers show how the competition and the cost of water is rising to epic proportions. H2O: The Molecule that Made Us, a […]

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Bedlam, a Harrowing Look into Mental Illness in America, comes to CET and ThinkTV

Bedlam, a Harrowing Look into Mental Illness in America, comes to CET and ThinkTV

Today, one in five adults – more than 40 million Americans – live with a mental illness. Most people with a serious mental illness (SMI) like schizophrenia, bipolar disorder or severe depression cycle through a revolving door of insufficient care due to lack of funding, personnel and space. For the 20,000 of those suffering with SMI in Los Angeles, the epicenter of this crisis, the […]

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New Documentary Explores the History – and Future – of Gene Research

New Documentary Explores the History – and Future – of Gene Research

Ken Burns Presents The Gene: An Intimate History is coming to CET and ThinkTV starting this Tuesday! The Gene, a two-part, four-hour documentary, weaves together science, history and personal stories for a historical biography of the human genome, while also exploring breakthroughs for diagnosis and treatment of genetic diseases and the complex ethical questions they raise.  The film airs at a critical moment for the […]

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World on Fire Premieres Sunday, April 5, on CET and ThinkTV16

World on Fire Premieres Sunday, April 5, on CET and ThinkTV16

World on Fire, a show acclaimed by critics, is premiering on, CET and ThinkTV16 this Sunday, April 5, at 9pm. This new drama follows the lives of ordinary people coping with the greatest war in human history. Set in five countries— on the frontlines and the home front — World on Fire traces the interweaved fates of several families in 1939 and 1940, from the […]

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Stream PBS Programs Anywhere, Anytime

Stream PBS Programs Anywhere, Anytime

Looking for entertaining and educational PBS shows to watch while you are stuck at home? Check out our recommendations from a variety of different genres! From Martha Bakes to Ken Burn’s Baseball series, these shows are all free to watch online or on the PBS App!  Arts & Music Austin City Limits: Norah Jones/Angel Olsen Enjoy an unforgettable hour with dynamic performances from two of […]

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COVID-19 Resources for Kids and Families

COVID-19 Resources for Kids and Families

With all the news about COVID-19 – the coronavirus – it can be hard to know what to say to children and it can be difficult to know how to ease their concerns. Mister Rogers once said, “Anything that’s human is mentionable, and anything that is mentionable can be more manageable. When we can talk about our feelings, they become less overwhelming, less upsetting and […]

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Niall Ferguson’s Networld Premieres on March 17th

Niall Ferguson’s Networld Premieres on March 17th

Mark your calendars! On March 17th, a series that takes a look into the history of social networking and where it could lead us in the future is coming to CET and ThinkTV. Hosted by historian and author Niall Ferguson, Networld uses inspiration from Ferguson’s bestselling book, “The Square and the Tower: Networks and Power, from the Freemasons to Facebook,” to explore the intersection of […]

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National Women’s History Month Highlights

National Women’s History Month Highlights

In honor of National Women’s History Month, we wanted to highlight some of our shows that are available to stream online that highlight some of the amazing accomplishments achieved by strong and determined women.  Here are just a couple of magnificent stories we’ve picked out:   Frontline: For Sama In a time of conflict and darkness in her home in Aleppo, Syria, one young woman […]

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Highlights from our February/March 2020 Membership Drive

Highlights from our February/March 2020 Membership Drive

From Doo Wop to Pop Rock: Music Celebrates 20 Years to Mumford and Sons: Live from South Africa – Dust and Thunder, our February/March Membership Drive is packed with great shows. Here are a few of the highlights we’re looking forward to watching: Chuck Berry: Brown-Eyed Handsome Man Saturday, February 29, at 6:30pm on CET Thursday, March 5, at 9pm on ThinkTV14 Sunday, March 8, at 10:30pm on […]

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