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Once upon a time, electric guitarists just wanted to be heard. Rock ‘N’ Roll Inventions traces the history of the instrument, from Big Band background player to rock power tool, Monday night at 8. http://bitly.com/ElectricRock
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Lead Belly's journey from Louisiana bayou to folk music royalty, with stops in prison and Paris, gave his music a universal appeal that still holds today. Huddie Ledbetter was born on this day in 1888. From the Legend of Lead Belly.
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The hoodoos at Illinois' Garden of the Gods are just one of the Midwest's supernatural beauties. Tune in to back-to-back episodes of Aerial America starting at 8 for more.
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Evolution has created some truly fantastic creatures over the ages. We’re celebrating the world’s strangest adaptations in these videos – which is your favorite? Photo from Micro Monsters with David Attenborough. http://bit.ly/2ikwuoV
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In development for 13 years before it joined the U.S. Army fleet, the AH-64 Apache’s future was never certain. Today, it’s the most trusted member of the team. See how it got there on Air Warriors tonight at 8. http://bitly.com/ApacheAirWarrior
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Nearly two years after a massive quake destroyed half a million homes in Nepal, recovery remains slow. Could this disaster have been averted? Nepal Quake looks at the science tonight at 10. http://bitly.com/EverestQuake
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Tonight, shocking new evidence points to an unexpected culprit in the Titanic's sinking: fire. How could it have helped destroy the unsinkable ship? Watch Titanic: The New Evidence at 8: http://bitly.com/TitanicNewEvidence
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In the 1880s, one man had an unexpected idea for fighting America’s hedonistic ways: the roller coaster. LaMarcus Thompson’s invention was granted a patent on this day in 1885. Learn the whole story in this video from My Million Dollar Invention: http://bitly.com/Roller_Coaster_Invention
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For babies born prematurely, there’s one medicine more potent than almost any other: breast milk. Watch the full episode of Truly Strange online now: http://bitly.com/SecretLifeofBreasts
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Helen Keller grew up in a silent world of complete darkness - and yet, her hope, strength, and perseverance allowed her to accomplish remarkable feats throughout her life. Learn about a few of them on Seriously Amazing Objects: Legends: http://bit.ly/1ERINjr
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It wasn't just the iceberg! New evidence suggests that a potent combination of fire, ice, and gross negligence brought down the "unsinkable" ship. See for yourself Saturday at 8 on Titanic: The New Evidence. http://bitly.com/TitanicNewEvidence
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Who would want to seek out this man-sized, superpowered piranha? Follow the one guy who won't back down from the hunt on Africa's Piranha tonight at 9.
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