New Episode of Finding Your Roots – Science Pioneers – On PBS Tonight!

Catch Science Pioneers Episode 7 of Finding Your Roots tonite on PBS! Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson, and Harold E. Varmus — three pioneering scientists who’ve made dramatic contributions to our understanding of the world, all the while knowing little about their own ancestry.

Catch Finding Your Roots featuring science pioneers Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson, and Harold E. Varmus – Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

Catch Science Pioneers Episode 7 of Finding Your Roots tonite on PBS! Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson, and Harold E. Varmus — three pioneering scientists who’ve made dramatic contributions to our understanding of the world, all the while knowing little about their own ancestry.

Finding Your Roots, hosted by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., offers another new episode on Tuesday, February 4th.

Season 6 Episode 7: Science Pioneers

The seventh episode is entitled Science Pioneers. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson, and Harold E. Varmus — three pioneering scientists who’ve made dramatic contributions to our understanding of the world, all the while knowing little about their own ancestry.

Check Your Local PBS Listings for Finding Your Roots

Click HERE to access information on local listings for Finding Your Roots Season 6.

Watch Finding Your Roots Online

Although it has not been confirmed for Season 6, in the past seasons each episode was made available on the PBS website the following day for viewing. Stay tuned here at Abundant Genealogy for more information.

Finding Your Roots Season 6 Schedule

  • Tuesday, February 4th: Episode 7 – Science Pioneers with Harold E. Varmus, Francis Collins, and Shirley Ann Jackson
  • Tuesday, February 11th: Episode 8 – Slave Trade with Questlove, S. Epatha Merkerson, and Ava DuVernay
  • Tuesday, February 18th: Episode 9 – Italian Roots with Marisa Tomei, Jimmy Kimmel, and John Turturro
  • Tuesday, February 25th: Episode 10 – Criminal Kind with Laura Linney, Lisa Ling, and Soledad O’Brien

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Thomas MacEntee
Genealogy educator and author Thomas MacEntee has been researching his family history for more than 40 years and is the creator of Abundant Genealogy, Genealogy Bargains, DNA Bargains, The Genealogy Do-Over and numerous other web-based genealogy and family history properties.