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Documentary that traces the history of basketball, created by Dr. James Naismith on a cold December day in 1891 when he hung up a couple of peach baskets. The program recounts the great college and professional dynasties of the past century, and the players, coaches and teams who revolutionized the
Profile of talk show host and comedian Joan Rivers.
Biographical documentary of sex therapist, writer and broadcaster Dr. Ruth Westheimer.
Documentary about hoaxes. While most are either clever pranks or criminal acts, some are totally unintentional. The program looks at people who got caught perpetrating hoaxes, including: Victor Lustig (selling of the Eiffel Tower); George Hull (the Cardiff Giant); Ferdinand Waldo Demara (the Great I
Profile of actor Spencer Tracy.
Profile of actress Greta Garbo.
Profile of actress Angela Lansbury.
Biographical documentary of actor Sidney Poitier.
News documentary examining the "pursuit of happiness" in the United States -- from the self-help industry to extreme quests for happiness to organized institutions to the "Simplicity Movement."
A special focusing on recent advances in fertility science.
A news special which addresses American health-care reform through a panel of experts and "regular" citizens, as well as taped, on-location segments.
Maria Shriver interviews public figures, performers, celebrities, and social commentators in an exploration of fame, why our culture is so attracted to it, and how it affects those who obtain it.
A special focusing on the depletion of the ozone layer.
A documentary concerning the 1992 famine in Somalia and the historical factors that have precipitated it.
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Documentary on the life and career of actress Cybill Shepherd.
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