Part detective story, part emotional journey, Genealogy Roadshow combines history and science to uncover the fascinating stories of diverse Americans. Each individual’s past links to a larger community history, revealing the rich cultural tapestry of America. Don’t miss Season 2 of the series where experts guide six local participants through their family’s genealogy. Tune in Tuesday nights at 7 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
In a series of stories beginning January 15th, NPR continues Season Three of THE CITIES PROJECT, with part two addressing “How We Live—Stories about Neighborhood Design”. Listen in as THE CITIES PROJECT reflects on the ambience and energy of the places where they’re reported, giving them an “on urban location” feel. These reports focus on how the design of our neighborhoods, our offices, and our homes have a huge influence on our urban experiences. Tune in for Universities as Anchor for Renewal, Architecture as a Sponge, Tiny Living, Co-Housing and more leading up to “Part Three: How We Get Around – Stories about Transportation” on NPR’s Morning Edition and All Things Considered and at NPR.org. Follow the project on Twitter @nprcities and tune in weekdays from 5 to 8 am and 4 to 6 pm on KUAC FM, KUAC online, KUAC HD, and KUAC TV 9.5.
Transporting viewers to rarely seen locations to witness human dramas that are rarely heard, AMERICA BY THE NUMBERS includes surprising data, gripping narratives, a distinctive visual palette, and the immersive first-person reporting style of award-winning journalist Maria Hinojosa. This series reveals how dramatic changes in the demographics of our country are playing out in mainstream USA. Each program focuses on human stories from every corner of the nation, connected to an analysis of the latest statistical information about population, health, education, quality of life and consumer trends. AMERICA BY THE NUMBERS replaces MOYER & COMPANY which aired its season finale on Sunday, January 4th. Tune in Sunday afternoons at 2 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
Rose tries to bring a wireless—and Sarah Bunting—into the house. Violet plays cupid, a charming visitor arrives, and Anna helps Mary in the most unexpected of ways. Don’t miss the second episode of Downton Abbey Season 5! Tune in Sunday nights at 8 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
CHANGING SEAS takes viewers on an exciting adventure to the heart of our liquid planet. The documentary series offers an unprecedented look at how oceanographers and experts study earth’s vast underwater wilderness, while shedding light on how over-fishing, global climate change and pollution threaten ocean resources. Tune in Monday nights at 10:30 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
Season 5 of the international hit finds the Crawley family and the staff struggling with responsibilities and choices as they adjust to life in the Roaring Twenties. The beloved ensemble cast includes Dame Maggie Smith, Elizabeth McGovern, Hugh Bonneville, Michelle Dockery, Jim Carter, Joanne Froggatt and others. Written and created by Julian Fellowes. Tune in Sunday nights at 8 through 3/1 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
Did you know that your smartphone has an FM radio receiver built in? Request that your wireless carrier unlock the FM chip on your smartphone. Unlocking the FM chip provides constant access to FREE FM radio like KUAC, and provides helpful information during times of emergency when data networks are unavailable. Proving that no matter where you are, FM radio is there when you need it. Also, an active FM tuner on your smartphone reduces the amount of data used each month and saves you valuable battery life. Click HERE to learn how you can take action now!