Daily Archives: January 23, 2013

New ‘Amazing Race’ Teams Named

Twin brother OB/GYNs, hockey playing brothers, father-son cancer survivors, roller derby moms, a pair of Southern firefighters and two female country singers — one related to John Wayne, the other to Daniel Boone — are among the 11 teams competing on the upcoming season of “The Amazing Race,” CBS announced Wednesday. The 22nd season of […]

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On Tonight: A Whiz-Bang Look at Drones

Because it’s a science show, the approach on “Nova” (PBS, 9 p.m., check local listings) toward drones is more of the gee-whiz, ain’t technology cool point of view. While it’s interesting to hear the history of the pilotless planes, which are pretty much remote control on an ungodly scale, there is also scarcely anything in the episode […]

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Also On Wednesday: Attenborough’s Legacy, Mora Kimora, Atlantans to Avoid

Richard Attenborough celebrates his nearly six decades in nature filmmaking with a three part series on “Nature” (PBS, 8 p.m., check local listings) that tracks not only his work from black and white film to digital, color, time lapse HD of today’s remarkable events. The affable host is still full of enthusiasm and many interesting […]

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