Here are highlights for Oasis HD, Treasure HD, Equator HD and Rush HD.
WHAT’S COMING IN AUGUST 2010
The World without Oil
Friday August 6 @ 10 PM
For the first time a poor country that depends on oil for its survival has thrown down a bold challenge to the rest of the world: not exploit its petroleum to protect the Amazon Forest. See how Ecuador try to convince the world that the safeguard of nature has more value than black gold.
Thursday August 12 @ 9 PM
The island of Madagascar, the world’s most biodiverse ecosystem, hosts an abundance of life found nowhere else. Lemurs, baobabs, and octopus trees display the infinite creativity of nature in environments that range from beaches to jungles to arid mountains. Now, they are about to disappear.
World’s Finest Cars
Thursday August 26 @ 8 PM
The Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance is a flamboyant exhibition of some of the world’s most valuable and extravagant antique cars. It is also a competition that pits well-known billionaires against millionaires as they vie to win the honor of being recognized for the show’s top car. Presented by car expert Simon Kidston, it includes an interview with Jay Leno as one of a number of celebrity collectors.
Thursday August 26 @ 7 PM
Nominated for four Academy Awards(r) and considered the best baseball movie ever made, The Natural stars Robert Redford as Roy Hobbs, a talented youngster set on baseball superstardom.