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Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art, is the challenge Memo never imagined. Letting go is a gift he never expected. Watch “Capoeira” from Nalip Org now, then vote & share. Brought to you as part of the PBS Online Film Festival. http://www.pbs.org/filmfestival/2016/capoeira/ #PBSolff
July 27, 2016 at 9:00 pm
It's the last week to vote in the PBS Online Film Festival, and you pick the winner! You can vote on Facebook just by sharing your favorite film(s). Each share counts as a vote! Get complete details -- and see all the films at pbs.org/filmfestival #PBSolff
25 films. 3 weeks. July 11-July 29. Watch this year's 25 entries and vote once per day to push your favorite to the top.
July 27, 2016 at 8:00 pm
Kids have become accustomed to taking part in engaging activities -- whether they’re playing games or sharing on social media with their friends. You can use this to your advantage with reading! Here are a few ideas:
Making reading fun for kids is easier than it may first seem. Here are a few ideas try this summer or all year round!
July 27, 2016 at 6:00 pm
Brain scans from hundreds of people have identified nearly 100 new brain regions, as part of a new map of the human cortex, the most detailed brain map ever made. (From It's Okay To Be Smart and PBS Digital Studios)
Brain scans from hundreds of people have identified nearly 100 new brain regions, as part of a new map of the human cortex, the most detailed brain map ever made. Learn more at The New York Times: http://www.nytimes.com/…/sc…/human-connectome-brain-map.html For more great science, subscribe to It's Okay To Be Smart on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/itsokaytobesmart
July 27, 2016 at 4:17 pm
A businessman, planning to leave town, crosses paths with a woman who isn’t what she seems. Find out what happens in “Room 618” from Louisiana Public Broadcasting. Brought to you as part of the PBS Online Film Festival. Watch. Vote. Share. http://www.pbs.org/filmfestival/2016/room-618/ #PBSolff
July 27, 2016 at 3:00 pm
Sunny summer days are just destined for random acts of kindness. One idea? Run a lemonade stand and donate proceeds to a local charity. Kids can advertise the charity of their choice with a sign on their stand while quenching the neighborhood’s thirst to encourage additional donations. (From PBS Parents)
Make room between camps, vacations and reunions to serve up some service this season. Find summer volunteer ideas for families.
July 27, 2016 at 12:54 pm
In this newly 1969 animated interview from Blank on Blank, Marlene Dietrich discussed the idea of sex symbols & the traps of materialism. (From PBS Digital Studios)
"I have never used my body. I have played roles where the legs were used and the body was used but in life, I have never done that" - Marlene Dietrich in 196...
July 27, 2016 at 10:00 am
Palliative care and hospice care are not the same thing. The distinction is critically important. (From PBS NewsHour)
Many believe that palliative care, which can increase quality of life, is only available to the dying. Not so, experts say.
July 27, 2016 at 2:00 am
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