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  • ... will enable villagers around the world to more easily grow peanuts for food, which in turn will also help them cultivate cotton as a ...
  • NHK's flagship current affairs documentary program.
  • Creating billions of artificial red blood cells in the lab to replace donations, the dressing that creates a vaccuum to heal wounds more quickly and the peanut farmers in Haiti working to beat malnutrition in young children.
  • Starring Nick Frost of "Shaun of the Dead" and created by Emmy-winning writer-director Robert B. Weide of "Curb Your Enthusiasm," "Mr. Sloane" is a bittersweet comedy drama about a buttoned-down man in crisis.

    It's December 1969 and Jeremy Sloane is at the end of his rope -- literally. He's been sacked from his accounting job and his wife Janet has left him to "find herself."...

  • Following a disastrous first day as a supply teacher, Sloane makes a trip to a hardware shop, where he has a chance encounter with a young American woman called Robin. After securing her phone number, Sloane winds up at the pub, where his mates weigh in on the great peanut controversy.

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  • "Global 3000" is Deutsche Welle's weekly magazine that explores the intersection of global development and the environmental and social conditions of the diverse cultures of the world. In each program, host Michaela Kufner presents three to four video-rich segments that profile a different part of the planet where man's quest for economic and industrial strength is jeopardizing the ecosystems...

  • UNTV's news-magazine program puts a spotlight on the world's most underreported stories. Featuring character-driven, human interest stories that reflect some of the most important issues affecting the world and our lives today.The program gives viewers unparalleled access to people and places, bringing you the stories as they unfold over time, long after other news outlets leave. From the child...
  • Animation has the power to break barriers by telling stories without words or translation, titillating the imagination or provoking the visceral, and transporting viewers to places and issues that would otherwise seem unfathomable. As part of Link TV's Global Perspectives programming, "Frame by Frame" will take us around the world exploring places, history, and culture through fun, visually...

  • Democracy Now! is an independent, noncommercial, global news hour produced each weekday. The award-winning program anchored by Amy Goodman and Juan González is available for public television stations free of charge. Democracy Now! is funded entirely through contributions from listeners, viewers, and foundations.

  • NHK's flagship current affairs documentary program.

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