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Each year, APT distributes thousands of hours of entertaining, educational and empowering programming to America's 360+ public television stations. APT delivers the names and faces viewers know and trust: from acclaimed chefs and celebrated musicians to renowned travel experts. We import compelling dramas and comedies from the UK and provide today’s critical business, domestic and global news.
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Learn the story behind an engineering marvel in a gripping Panama Canal doc
The Panama Canal, which officially opened 100 years ago this August, is a 40-mile chain of deep channels, thousand-foot locks and man-made lakes stretching over the Continental Divide. Explore the epic story behind its dangerous and costly construction in Panama Canal: The Eighth Wonder of the World. Read More »
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