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Her career began at the age of 14, and she starred in more than 50 roles over her lifetime. She was the first Asian American to star in a TV show, in 1951. #AAPIHM  @SmithsonianAPA  has this cool postcard series honoring her life:

It takes nerve to land a fighter jet at night. Watch to the end to see how it’s done. Then tune in tonight at 8PM for Carriers at War: Strike Force Arabian Gulf.

We're thrilled to share the news that our program #AmericaInColor : Coming to America has won a Telly Award, for best use of archival footage!

The Galveston hurricane was the deadliest natural disaster in US history. Tonight at 9PM, travel back more than 100 years to experience the super-storm on America in Color: Disasters.

June 6th is the 76th anniversary of #DDay . To mark the occasion, former RAF navigator John Nichol explores the precision bombing operations carried out by 617 Squadron during WWII. D-Day and the Dambusters premieres this Monday at 9PM.

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Ready to enter a world of intrigue? Like ❤️ this Tweet to set a reminder for the premiere of Spy Wars with Damian Lewis on Sunday.

Breaking! The first image of a black hole has been captured using data from the #EventHorizon  telescope. We captured the magic in this video. Catch the full story of this landmark discovery on Friday at 9PM when #BlackHole  Hunters premieres: #EHTblackhole 

#AmericaInColor illuminates the past with rare, restored footage that will awe you.

He broke records some thought were best left alone. The Hank Aaron@Braves  story premieres 2/29 at 8

Scientists have announced the woolly mammoth could be resurrected within 2 years. See the science for yourself:

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Discover the true story behind the guidebook that helped black motorists travel the country safely. Green Book: Guide to Freedom officially premieres next week, but you can watch the whole documentary now on . #HistoryMonday  #BHM 

He played to make history, not friends. The Major League Legend of Ted Williams airs Monday at 8.

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