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A bonus 1/2 hour Sesame Street will air weekday afternoons, in addition to the 1-hour series, starting Monday on PBS KIDS.
PBS KIDS has Sesame Street twice a day! There’s more laughing, more singing, and more of your favorite friends. Sesame Street on PBS KIDS twice a day, in the...
August 27, 2014 at 9:00 pm
It took the #EARTHFLIGHT production team four years to film more than 100 bird species in 40 different countries. The results are breathtaking. The Nature | PBS encore presentation begins tonight at 8/7c. Here's a preview:
What would it be like to see the world from a bird’s perspective?
August 27, 2014 at 8:00 pm
Dorothea Lange discusses what it was like documenting the internment of Japanese-Americans during WWII.
(Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning premieres Friday, August 29 at 9/8c on American Masters)
The U.S. War Relocation Authority hired photographer Dorothea Lange to document the relocation of Japanese-Americans to internment camps during World War II....
August 27, 2014 at 7:00 pm
Ask the Headhunter: An insider’s tips for approaching employment tests (from PBS NewsHour)
Pre-employment testing is a science, but the administration of those tests requires careful scrutiny, says guest columnist and industry insider Dr. Erica Klein. She shares her biggest beefs about poorly designed tests -- and how to make it through them to compete for the job.
August 27, 2014 at 6:00 pm
Sherlock fans! The show that won the most Emmy awards this year -- broadcast on MASTERPIECE | PBS (Masterpiece Theatre) -- will be available for free online streaming, on Roku, Apple TV and other mobile devices starting tonight (for a limited time)! We'll post Sherlock links on the PBS Facebook page when the show becomes available for you.
During PBS’ MASTERPIECE "Sherlock, Season 3" session at the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour in Pasadena CA on Monday, January 20, 2014, series executive producer Rebecca Eaton, actors Benedict Cumberbatch and Amanda Abbington, co-creator, writer and executive producer Steven Moffat…
August 27, 2014 at 5:38 pm
On the premiere of OPERATION MANEATER tonight at 10/9c, follow veterinarian Mark Evans to Western Australia as he ventures to find non-lethal tech solutions to keep people – and sharks – safe from one another.
In the new three-part series OPERATION MANEATER, veterinarian Mark Evans uses technology to tackle three deadly predators: the great white shark, Nile crocod...
August 27, 2014 at 5:00 pm
Attention word nerds: learn all about the word "fire" in this week's edition of PBS Bongo Bongo from PBS Digital Studios.
Ready! Aim! FIRE! Well, maybe not. Fire may have been around since cavemen roamed the earth, but the history of the word is still a mystery to most. The newe...
August 27, 2014 at 4:00 pm
PBS Food picks their favorite cookbooks that hit bookshelves this month. Check out the list here:
Check out the best new cookbooks from August 2014. Find out what is on the PBS Food bookshelf including Dinner: The Playbook.
August 27, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Colleges warm up to tuition freezes to keep students in-state (from PBS NewsHour)
As the recession squeezed state budgets, the Obama administration made college affordability one of its signature issues, often pointing out that while average tuition at public universities rose 300 percent in the last 30 years, the average family’s income rose just 16 percent. Now that states are…
August 27, 2014 at 2:00 pm
Spraying planes with tiny microsensors could make flying safer, more economical, and more efficient than ever before. (from NOVA Next)
A team at BAE Systems is developing tiny microsensors that could eventually be spray-painted onto planes, creating a sensitive
August 27, 2014 at 12:00 pm
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