Support provided by:
Visit us at: https://facebook.com/PBS
For #MemorialDay, an appreciation of sacrifice, legacy and lessons shared. (From PBS NewsHour)
In honor of Memorial Day, this Vietnam vet describes what he learned from World War II veterans.
May 25, 2015 at 2:00 pm
Watch the changing of the guard in 4K (from PBS NewsHour)
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier was constructed in 1921, after Congress approved the burial of an unidentified U.S. soldier from World War I, with other Unknowns interred since. The Tomb has been guarded year-round continuously since 1937, when the first 24-hour guards were posted. Since April 1948,…
May 25, 2015 at 11:45 am
Honoring the fallen on Memorial Day.
May 25, 2015 at 10:00 am
In one hour -- join us for the National Memorial Day Concert (PBS) -- starts at 8/7c on PBS. (Will you be there?)
May 24, 2015 at 11:00 pm
Over the course of a lifetime, an average two-income family can spend $155,000 in 401(k) fees. A Supreme Court ruling this week could change that. (From Next Avenue)
The new Supreme Court 401(k) ruling could lower retirement plan fees for some workers.
May 24, 2015 at 10:00 pm
The story of gold star children is shared on tonight's National Memorial Day Concert (PBS). See it tonight at 8/7c on PBS.
May 24, 2015 at 9:00 pm
At any moment, we could lose the treasured remnants of our ancient past.
But LiDAR technology could buy us more time. (From NOVA Next)
Capturing images of ruins and sites using LiDAR technology may buy archaeologists more time to study ancient civilizations.
May 24, 2015 at 8:00 pm
We note the passing of John Nash, the inspiration for the film A Beautiful Mind.
"...I think the eccentricity may also connect with the irrational -- maybe people who are minimally eccentric are maybe least likely to go into insanity or something, it could be. Of course, for this, you need statistics."
More about Nash from from American Experience's "A Brilliant Madness" website: http://to.pbs.org/1HDplYC
(Photo: Peter Badge)
May 24, 2015 at 6:17 pm
6 things to look forward to, as we count down to MASTERPIECE | PBS (Masterpiece Theatre)'s new Poldark adaptation. Premiere Sunday, June 21st at 9/8c on PBS
Find out 6 things to look forward to in Poldark, the swashbuckling saga starring Aidan Turner (The Hobbit) and a new reboot of the wildly popular 1970s classic series starring Robin Ellis. Poldark premieres Sunday, June 21, 2015 on MASTERPIECE on PBS!
May 24, 2015 at 6:00 pm
Follow us: @PBS
This feed is experiencing technical difficulties.
More from PBS
Michael Feinstein's American Songbook
Explore the history of American popular music with famed performer Michael Feinstein