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Around the remote: Chuck Barney's TV picks for Feb. 19-25

DON'T MISS: "Big Little Lies" - A stellar cast featuring Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley and Laura Dern bolsters this juicy, seven-episode whodunit. Adapted by David E. Kelley from a bestselling novel, it's set in the tranquil coastal town of Monterey, where alpha females and trophy wives lead seemingly carefree lives in majestic homes. But the glossy picture-perfectionism is shattered when someone ends up dead during a swanky fund-raiser gala. 9 p.m. Sunday, HBO.

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TV review: 'Planet Earth II' is packed with wonders, stories and, finally, warnings

"Looking down from two miles above the surface of the Earth, it's impossible not to be impressed by the sheer grandeur and splendor and power of the natural world," says David Attenborough at the beginning of "Planet Earth II," the sequel to his landmark 2006 "Planet Earth." That globally popular series � the BBC estimates its viewership at half a billion � helped the world feel good about the money it had spent upgrading to high-definition television sets.

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NASA celebrates Star Trek's 50th anniversary

In recognition of Star Trek’s 50th anniversary, NASA wished the entire Star Trek family a happy anniversary.
NASA.gov; 50th anniversary photo courtesy of Disruptor Beam
NASA celebrates Star Trek's 50th anniversary 1:16

NASA celebrates Star Trek's 50th anniversary

Boiseans honor Marilyn Shuler with words and song 4:32

Boiseans honor Marilyn Shuler with words and song

California sinkhole swallows two cars with passengers inside 1:09

California sinkhole swallows two cars with passengers inside

All-woman officials crew makes Idaho history at 5A state basketball final 2:32

All-woman officials crew makes Idaho history at 5A state basketball final