PBS is a non money making television network and started broadcasting on October 5, 1970 even though it was founded in 1969.

The networks prime time schedule is a mixture of science, history, current affairs and drama programs. Masterpiece Theatre which airs on the network shows many of the United Kingdom's best drama serials within it. The network also shows a variety of children's programs.

Also Known As
National Educational Television (1952–1970)
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Country: USA
First Broadcast: November 25, 1952
Parent Company: Public Broadcasting Service
10 Parks That Changed America
10... That Changed America
Point Taken
Ready Jet Go!
The Cookie Thief
Earth: A New Wild
First Peoples
International Jazz Day
In Their Own Words
The Italian Americans
Life on the Reef
A Path Appears
Peter Pan from the Milwaukee Ballet
Twice Born -- Stories From the Special Delivery Unit
50 Years With Peter, Paul and Mary
The Address
Angle of Attack
Chicken Soup for the Soul (2014)
Civil War: The Untold Story
The Cleveland Orchestra in Performance
Coming Back with Wes Moore
D-Day 360
Escape from a Nazi Death Camp
Great Estates Scotland
Hispanic Heritage Awards
How We Got To Now with Steven Johnson
Ice Warriors - USA Sled Hockey
Joy Bauer's Food Remedies
Music Makes a City
Odd Squad
The Real Mary Poppins
Richard Pryor: Icon
Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle
Sacred Journeys with Bruce Feiler
Sex in the Wild
The Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma: Live from Tanglewood
To Catch a Comet
A Tribute to Bruce Springsteen
Your Inner Fish
10 Buildings that Changed America
180 Days: A Year Inside An American High School
A 60s Pop Flashback: Hullabaloo
Aaron Neville: Doo Wop: My True Story
All Star Orchestra
An Evening With Jerry Lewis: Live From Las Vegas
Battle for the Elephants
Celtic Woman Home for Christmas
The Central Park Five
Charlie Rose: The Week
Christmas at Belmont
Comet Encounter
Dangerous Edge: A Life of Graham Greene
Death On The Railroad (Duffy's Cut)
Deepak Chopra, MD: What Are You Hungry For?
Defiant Requiem: Voices of Resistance
Eat, Fast and Live Longer with Michael Mosley
Extreme by Design
Genealogy Roadshow
Gospel's Jubilee Showcase
Guns In America
Guts With Michael Mosley
Home for Christmas: The Chris Mann Christmas Special
Hopeful Aging With Dr. John Zeisel
How Sherlock changed the World
Il Volo: Buon Natale
Israel: Facing the Future
Kind Hearted Woman
Latino Americans
Libera: Angels Sing Christmas In Ireland
Life on Fire
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Love for Levon
The March
The Mark Twain Prize
The Mavericks: In Time
Nashville 2.0
Nazi Mega Weapons
Orchestra of Exiles
Parrot Confidential
The Path to Violence
PBS NewsHour Weekend
PBS Specials
Peg + Cat
The Piano Guys Live at Red Butte Garden
Protect Your Memory With Dr. Neal Barnard
A Raisin in the Sun Revisited
Red Metal: The Copper Country Strike of 1913
Secrets of Scotland Yard
Secrets of the Tower of London
Shift Happens! Live An Inspired Life with Dr. Robert Holden
Silent Night
Space Shuttle Columbia
TED Talks
The Truth About Exercise with Michael Mosley
Underground Railroad
Civilization: The West and the Rest With Niall Ferguson
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood
Finding Your Roots
Half the Sky
Have You Heard From Johannesburg?
Homeland: Immigration in America
Inside Nature's Giants (US)
Market Warriors
Martha Stewart’s Cooking School
The Mind of a Chef
Queen & Country
Secrets of the Manor House
Shakespeare Uncovered
Bluegrass Underground
Lidia Celebrates America
Making Stuff Stronger, Smaller, Cleaner, Smarter
Martha Bakes
Saving the Bay
Wild Kratts
Women, War & Peace
A Capitol Fourth
The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That
Circus (2010)
Ground War
Growing Greener Schools
The Human Spark
In Performance at the White House
Michael Feinstein's American Songbook
My Music
Need to Know
Sound Tracks
Tavis Smiley Reports
This Emotional Life
Turmoil and Triumph: The George Schultz Years
Under The Radar Michigan
Journey to Planet Earth
Live From the Artists Den
Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America
Primal Grill with Steven Raichlen
Secrets of (2009)
Time Team America
Biz Kid$
Click & Clack's As The Wrench Turns
Everyday Baking from Everyday Food
Global Watch
Great Lodges
Made in Spain
Moment of Luxury
Pioneers of Television
Sid the Science Kid
Spain...on the road Again
Craft In America
Design Squad
From the Top: Live from Carnegie Hall
Jim Knox's Wild Zoofari
Lassie's Pet Vet
Lidia's Italy
PBS Previews
Super WHY!
African American Lives
America's Ballroom Challenge
Curious George (US)
Exposé: America's Investigative Reports
FETCH! With Ruff Ruffman
Gourmet's Diary of a Foodie
Great Performances at the Met
It's a Big Big World
Katie Brown Workshop
Pritzker Military Library Presents
Real Simple
SeeMore's Playhouse
National Geographic's Strange Days on Planet Earth
NOVA scienceNOW
Everyday Food
Keeping Score
Maya & Miguel
Tavis Smiley
Clifford's Puppy Days
History Detectives
Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks
Simply Ming
Ask This Old House
Keeping Kids Healthy
The This Old House Hour
Wide Angle
America's Test Kitchen From Cook's Illustrated
Art in the Twenty-First Century
Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
National Memorial Day Concert
Secrets of the Dead
Independent Lens
A Place of Our Own
Antiques Roadshow (US)
In the Mix (1991)
American Experience
American Masters
Frontline (US)
This Old House
Woodwright's Shop
Live From Lincoln Center
Austin City Limits
The News Hour with Jim Lehrer
Great Performances
Cricket on the Hearth
Washington Week with Gwen Ifill
The EE British Academy Film Awards