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This Day in History: on this day in 1943, Eleanor Roosevelt arrived in New Zealand as a volunteer for the Red Cross. She made 17 stops during her trip including Australia, New Zealand and many small Pacific islands, boosting the morale of American troops at military bases, hospitals and nursing homes along the way.
Learn about Eleanor’s work with veterans with this new preview video from Ken Burns’s The Roosevelts: An Intimate History.
During World War I Eleanor Roosevelt volunteered with the Red Cross
August 28, 2014 at 11:00 pm
How to Make Your Own Buttermilk Ranch Dressing via PBS Food:
Get this buttermilk ranch dressing recipe from PBS. Good salad dressing doesn't need all the ingredients listed on grocery store bottle.
August 28, 2014 at 10:00 pm
Is there an age when we hit our mental peak? When we are the smartest we will ever be? New from PBS Digital Studios & BrainCraft.
SUBSCRIBE to BrainCraft! Click here: http://ow.ly/rt5IE Talking psychology, neuroscience & why we act the way we do. BrainCraft is written and hosted by Vane...
August 28, 2014 at 8:00 pm
“We must support the strong. We must give courage to the timid. We must remind the indifferent, and we must warn the opposed.” Civil Rights Leader Whitney Young spoke these words to some 250,000 attendants on this day in 1963 at the historic March on Washington. Celebrate 51 years with PBS Black Culture Connection. #ThrowbackThursday
Image Credit: Photo courtesy National Archives and Records Administration
March on Washington | Special Collection | Join PBS as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.
August 28, 2014 at 6:00 pm
Learn how to make gooey monster slime TWO ways with this sensory craft. Don't worry - the slime washes off hands easily with soap and water! For the full craft, click here: http://www.pbs.org/parents/crafts-for-kids/diy-monster-slime/. (from PBS Parents)
Learn how to make gooey monster slime TWO ways with this sensory craft. Don't worry - the slime washes off hands easily with soap and water! For the full cra...
August 28, 2014 at 5:00 pm
The White House plans to rate your college. Here’s what you need to know: (from PBS NewsHour)
This fall the Obama administration will unveil their proposed formula for the federal college rating system. Continue reading →
August 28, 2014 at 4:00 pm
For years, we've been hearing about patients "cured" of HIV, only to have the infection return. Why is it so hard to wipe out? (from NOVA Next)
For years, we've been hearing about patients \'cured\' of HIV, only to have the infection return. Why is it so hard to wipe out?
August 28, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Thanks to a hardworking team, talented producers and viewers like you, PBS Digital Studios just passed 100 MILLION VIDEO VIEWS! Congrats and thank you!
PBS has long brought you original, thought-provoking programming. With PBS Digital Studios, we take that same mission and apply it to the Internet age. Worki...
August 28, 2014 at 2:24 pm
PBS KIDS & Sesame Street have launched their first app together: Cookie Monster’s Challenge. Help kids practice self-control, focus, memory and more.
Download it now: http://to.pbs.org/cookie_appstore.
PBS KIDS and SESAME STREET have launched their first app together: Cookie Monster’s Challenge. Now available on iPad, the new app helps kids build executive ...
August 28, 2014 at 2:00 pm
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