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Variety reviews Sunday night's MASTERPIECE | PBS (Masterpiece Theatre) series “'Breathless,"' saying it "is a breath of fresh air… the temptation is to breathe in every last bit of it."
Doctors and nurses have been engaged in soapy doings since broadcasting’s infancy, but seldom in a package quite as tantalizing as “Breathless.” Set in the early ‘60s, this three-part “Masterpiece”...
August 22, 2014 at 8:00 pm
NOVA "Vaccines — Calling the Shots" explores the science and confusion surrounding vaccines in the 21st century amid the return of vaccine-preventable diseases. Premieres Wednesday, September 10 at 9/8c on PBS. See a behind the scenes preview:
Premieres Wednesday, September 10 at 9/8c on PBS (check your local listings). http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/ NOVA "Vaccines — Calling the Shots" explores the ...
August 22, 2014 at 6:00 pm
Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill of PBS NewsHour accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
WATCH: Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge | The Rundown | PBS NewsHour
PBS President Paula Kerger nominated Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Watch NewsHour's co-anchors accept.
August 22, 2014 at 5:04 pm
Stimulate your brain with episode 4 of #FrankensteinMD from PBS Digital Studios and Pemberley Digital.
Victoria demonstrates Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation. Website - http://frankensteinMD.com Twitter - https://twitter.com/VFrankMD Facebook - https://www.fa...
August 22, 2014 at 4:51 pm
Women significantly outnumber teenage boys in gamer demographics (from PBS NewsHour)
Adult female gamers have unseated boys under the age of 18 as the largest video game-playing demographic in the U.S., according to a recently published study from the Entertainment Software Association, a trade group focused the U.S. gaming industry. Continue reading →
August 22, 2014 at 4:00 pm
Where we live in our later years is influenced by the options we have, and today there are more than ever. From retirement communities to age 55+ active senior apartments; small-scale urban living and subsidized senior housing. Ask seniors where they want to live and most will tell you they want to age in place. Which is the best choice for you?
Watch Age Wise, a new series from WMHT Educational Telecommunications, August 26 at 7:30pm on WMHT TV.
August 22, 2014 at 2:15 pm
From PBS Game/Show: what are the 7 most creative video games out there? (Do you agree with this list?)
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August 22, 2014 at 2:00 pm
27 Beloved Rhyming Books for Kids: from PBS Parents.
It's rhyme time! There are many benefits of reading rhyming books with kids; practicing patterns and improving memorization skills, recognizing rhythms, increasing phonological awareness and phonetic ability are just a few. So take a look at each book listed below!
August 22, 2014 at 12:00 pm
Would greater independence for teachers result in higher student performance? (from PBS NewsHour)
In the face of a top-down hierarchy ruling many public schools these days, some teachers are taking back their classrooms by moving to schools where they create the curriculum and vote democratically on decisions. John Tulenko of Learning Matters reports from Boston on one of about 70 teacher-led sc…
August 22, 2014 at 10:00 am
This is how you get Ebola, as explained by science (from PBS NewsHour)
As of August 18, the Ebola virus had killed more than 1,350 people in the West African countries of Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea and Nigeria, according to the latest numbers released by the World Health Organization. As the virus spreads … Continue reading →
August 22, 2014 at 2:00 am
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