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Jellyfish are marvelous, mysterious and mesmerizing, but Joe Hanson from It's Okay To Be Smart had no idea how they work. So he went behind the scenes of the Monterey Bay Aquarium to find out from aquarist Tommy Knowles. It was an…experience.
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August 31, 2015 at 10:00 pm
Woman completes solar-powered bike ride across US (From PBS NewsHour)
Last week 34-year-old Marissa Muller completed a solo, cross country bicycle ride in 80 days. Her custom bike was powered in part by solar energy, and the impetus for her trip was to show Americans the possibilities of solar power. NewsHour’s Saskia de Melker has the story.
August 31, 2015 at 6:00 pm
Did you miss last night's episode of Vicious? Watch it now online at http://to.pbs.org/1NIR2BB #ViciousPBS
Stuart and Freddie join Ash at the gym.
August 31, 2015 at 4:00 pm
August 31, 2015 at 3:04 pm
"While school success is critically important, it is also important to think about all aspects of our children’s development.” (From PBS Parents)
As you start the new school year, try these strategies to make the year a success.
August 31, 2015 at 2:00 pm
Get ready for BIG BLUE LIVE tonight! The three-night LIVE event airs Mon-Wed this week at 8pm ET & PT on PBS and online at pbs.org/bigbluelive #BigBlueLive
August 31, 2015 at 12:00 pm
Study finds trauma effects may linger in body chemistry of next generation (From PBS NewsHour)
New research on survivors of the Holocaust shows how catastrophic events can alter our body chemistry, and how these changes can transmit to the next generation. The result? Our children may suffer the effects of a traumatic event they never witnessed. NewsHour’s Stephen Fee has the story.
August 31, 2015 at 11:19 am
On today's BIG BLUE LIVE, UK viewers were treated to the largest animal on Earth, the blue whale, when it was spotted via helicopter and tracked live for the first time in history.
The action continues when #BigBlueLive premieres tomorrow/Monday on PBS at 8pm ET & PT.
August 31, 2015 at 2:00 am
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