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"American Experience" combines dramatic re-enactments with commentary by historians and authors to present an absorbing look at the personalities, events and resources that have had a profound impact on the shaping of America's past and present. Many of the program's documentaries have received major honors in the broadcasting community, including Emmy, Peabodys and duPont-Columbia University awards.

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Japanese American researcher Tetsuya Theodore Fujita, aka Mr. Tornado, created the Fujita scale of tornado intensity and damage and is credited with advancing modern understanding of severe weather phenomena.
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The life and presidency of George W. Bush, including the turbulent events that dominated his time in office -- including the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, the war in Iraq and Hurricane Katrina.
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The life and presidency of George W. Bush, including the turbulent events that dominated his time in office -- including the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, the war in Iraq and Hurricane Katrina.

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