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Photos: Thousands turn out for 90th annual Chincoteague pony swim
(From PBS NewsHour)
Tens of thousands of spectators gathered today to watch an annual pony swim, now in its 90th year, from Assateague Island to Chincoteague Island on Virginia's eastern shore.
July 30, 2015 at 10:00 am
Humans may have been experimenting with farming for thousands of years before agriculture is thought to have started. #NOVAnext
Evidence of 23,000 year-old small-scale farming trials seen at a site on the Sea of Galilee in Israel.
July 30, 2015 at 12:00 am
This simple activity will show kids how the water cycle works and allow them to watch, in real time, how water from oceans, lakes and streams help keep our planet lush and us healthy.
(From PBS Parents)
Learn about water conservation and the water cycle with this simple fun water cycle activity on Camp PBS Parents.
July 29, 2015 at 10:00 pm
From the Aspen Ideas Festival: One of the things that makes it harder and harder to connect with ourselves — and thus our creativity, intuition, and wisdom — is our increasing dependence on technology. We are not just distracted by devices, texts, emails, constant notifications, and social media, but addicted to them.
July 29, 2015 at 8:00 pm
Twitter removes plagiarized jokes, sparking copyright debate
(From PBS NewsHour)
Joke about a juice cleanse on Twitter, and you just might begin a national conversation on copyright laws.
July 29, 2015 at 7:00 pm
What was it like for Hunter S. Thompson to live among outlaws while writing Hell's Angels? Find out in this newly animated interview from Blank on Blank & PBS Digital Studios
“I keep my mouth shut now. I’ve turned into a professional coward.” - Hunter S. Thompson in 1967 As told to Studs Terkel (http://studsterkel.org) Hear more f...
July 29, 2015 at 3:30 pm
Tonight -- see part 2 of Uranium: Chasing the Dragon's Tale, with Derek Muller (Veritasium). See it at 10/9c.
July 29, 2015 at 3:00 pm
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