In Case You Missed It: shows from July 27-August 2, 2009, streaming online

August 4th, 2009

A roundup of all streaming, full-length videos online from PBS and Thirteen programs that aired last week. See the list below for all full episodes and links.

A scene from NOVA's Astrospies.

News and Public Affairs: Nightly Programs:
NewsHour with Jim Lehrer: The reports, segmented by story, per day.
Nightly Business Report: The reports stream online.
NJN News: The reports stream online for one week (see archives M-Tu-W-Th-F).
Worldfocus:The nightly news show streams online for 15 days; signature stories are online forever.

Charlie Rose:
July 27: The U.S. strategy in Afghanistan with former U.S. Army Ranger Andrew Exum; Ross Douthat of The New York Times.
July 28: Loopt founder and CEO Sam Altman; photographer Brigitte Lacombe.
July 29: U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano; a conversation about health reform with Dr. Howard Dean and Dr. Bill Frist.
July 30: Yale economist Robert Shiller; a discussion about the recent Microsoft-Yahoo deal with Wired‘s Steven Levy, TechCrunch co-editor Erick Schonfeld and The Wall Street Journal‘s Nick Wingfield.

Tavis Smiley:
July 27: Motown Records founder Berry Gordy (part 1).
July 28: Motown Records founder Berry Gordy (part 2).
July 29: Singer Lionel Richie.
July 30: Songwriters Ashford and Simpson.
July 31: Songwriter Lamont Dozier; singer Raphael Saadiq.

News and Public Affairs: Weekly Programs:
Washington Week: President Obama’s event-a-day strategy in pushing his health care reform platform; the state of the economy with both the Dow Jones and unemployment rising; the significance of the recent meeting between the President, Prof. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and the professor’s arresting officer over a beer.
NOW on PBS: A look at how the city of Atlanta is fighting child prostitution. Originally aired on May 30, 2008.
Bill Moyers Journal A talk on health care with Wendell Potter; an essay on the influence of money and lobbying on health care reform; viewer mail.
Religion & Ethics Newsweekly:

Consuelo Mack Wealthtrack: An interview with David Swensen, chief investment officer at Yale University, on his thoughts of the new investment reality.

News and Public Affairs:
P.O.V.:Hold Me Tight, Let Me Go. Kim Longinotto’s film looks at the work of Oxford, England’s Mulberry Bush School for emotionally disturbed children.
Wide Angle: Contestant No. 2: A young Arab-Israeli woman aspires to join the Miss Israel pageant against the views of her conservative family and community.

Science and Nature:
NOVA: Astrospies. A look at a special group of secret U.S. astronauts who gathered intelligence information on the Soviets during the Cold War.
NOVAscienceNOW. Moon smasher; secrets in the salt; bird brains; climatologist Lonnie Thompson.
Nature: Silence of the Bees. This program examines the recent disappearance of the honeybee and its impact. Originally aired on October 28, 2007.
Time Team America: Range Creek, Utah. The team explores a territory where an ancient people may have lived in.
The Mysterious Human Heart: The Silent Killer. Learn the causes and impact of heart disease.

History:
Antiques Roadshow: Fame and Fortune.
History Detectives: Amelia Earhart plane; Fillmore pardon; boxcar home.
The Ascent of Money: Planet Finance. A look at worldwide financial practices, the rapid rise of the real estate market, and the fallout from the sub prime mortgage diaster.