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April 18, 2014 at 10:00 pm
Tonight on Charlie Rose: The Week, Charlie welcomes Kristen Wiig, talking about her new film Hateship Loveship. Here's an excerpt:
Kristsen Wiig and director Liza Johnson talk about their new film, "Hateship Loveship," and how audiences reacted to the "Bridesmaids" star's first major non...
April 18, 2014 at 8:00 pm
April 18, 2014 at 6:54 pm
“We know through painful experience that freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.” ― Martin Luther King Jr., Letter from the Birmingham Jail written this week in 1963.
Learn more about the Birmingham Campaign with PBS Black Culture Connection.
The Birmingham Campaign is considered one of the most influential campaigns of the Civil Rights Movement. It would become a major catalyst for the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and usher a new era of freedom and equality in the United States. Revisit the Birmingham Campaign with PBS Black Culture Connect…
April 18, 2014 at 4:00 pm
Personal and professional challenges arise for many members of the house this week on CALL THE MIDWIFE. Get a sneak peek with these photos!
Season 3 continues Sunday April 20 at 8/7c.
April 18, 2014 at 2:08 pm
Kepler finds new Earth-like planet 500 light-years away (from PBS NewsHour)
NASA explanatory scientists announced Thursday that the Kepler Space Telescope has found an Earth-like planet in our galaxy.
April 18, 2014 at 12:06 pm
From PBS Food: How did mushrooms go from fatal to friendly? Tori Avey explains the mushroom's evolving reputation over time:
Discover the history of edible mushrooms with PBS Food. Mushroom's reputation has varied over history before it became a common ingredient.
April 18, 2014 at 11:15 am
Molecules called "photoswitches" can generate solar power—even in the dark. (from NOVA Next)
Scientists at MIT and Harvard have discovered a new class of materials that can absorb the sun's heat and store the energy in a chemical form.
April 17, 2014 at 11:00 pm
Nobel laureate Gabriel García Márquez dies at 87 (from PBS NewsHour)
Colombian novelist and Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez died Thursday, according to a source close to the family. He was 87. The author, affectionately called “Gabo,” was well-known for defining the genre of magical realism. He exposed readers around the globe to Latin American culture through…
April 17, 2014 at 9:16 pm
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