Explore the ‘Magical Land of Oz’

Burrow into the magical depths of Australian animal life as unique species navigate extremes on land and sea on Wednesdays at 9 p.m., beginning August 28, on Arizona PBS. Blue chip cameras capture the continent’s diverse animal populations in its highest snow peaks, frigid southern seas and suburban backyards.

August 28: “Land”

Explore one of the most magical lands on the planet. Its unique wildlife includes a tree-dwelling kangaroo, a spider that survives underwater and a bird that spreads fire. Watch online.

September 4: “Ocean”

See why marine species are drawn to the coasts of Australia and how the country’s three surrounding oceans create a unique environment for ocean voyagers. Watch online.

September 11: “Human”

Explore Australia’s mesmerizing wildlife and how they’ve adapted to survive in the human environment, including a flamboyant dancing peacock spider in a suburban garden. Watch online.

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'Great Performances: Now Hear This' takes a musical journey across Europe

Great Performances: Now Hear This

Join violinist Scott Yoo for "Great Performances: Now Hear This," on Fridays at 8 p.m. The 4-part miniseries merges music, storytelling, travel and culture, as he chases the secret histories of some of the greatest music ever written.

Return to the world of 'Father Brown'

The charming Father Brown returns to solve more mysteries in the sleepy Cotswold village of Kembleford. The new season starts Saturday, Sept. 14, at 7 p.m. on Arizona PBS.

Swedish crime thriller 'Modus' comes to Arizona PBS

Ex-FBI profiler Inger Johanne Vik is drawn into investigating a series of brutal murders in Stockholm after her daughter becomes an unwitting witness to a murder.