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Here’s the real story behind your cup of tea (From PBS NewsHour)
When you wrap your hands around a toasty cup of tea this winter, consider the source. Human rights groups allege tea-pickers worker in dangerous conditions. This week’s Shortwave investigates the claims.
February 13, 2016 at 3:00 am
Studying periods is important for EVERYONE’S health (not just people with a uterus.) Find out why from Gross Science and PBS Digital Studios
In honor of Valentine’s Day, I’m celebrating the 10s of millions of people who will be menstruating on the Hallmark holiday. What should you do if you have y...
February 13, 2016 at 3:00 am
Discover how a large number of patients ended up in military hospitals due to the exposure of infectious diseases during the Civil War.
See an all new MERCY STREET Sunday at 10/9c on PBS. #MercyStreetPBS
In this blog post, Jane E. Schultz, Ph.D., explains how a large number of patients in military hospitals ended up there because they had been exposed to infectious diseases.
February 13, 2016 at 1:00 am
Recreate a moment from Lady and the Tramp with Spaghetti and Meatballs for two (via PBS Food).
Serve Spaghetti and Meatballs for two. This romantic recipe from PBS Food is easy to throw together, and is warm and comforting.
February 12, 2016 at 9:00 pm
There's more to comedian Billy Eichner than meets the eye. Watch as he shares his outlook with PBS NewsHour as part of its ongoing Brief But Spectacular series.
"We were filming recently and someone yelled out from across the street 'Billy, please harass me,' which is a really strange request." You may know him as Billy On The Street, but there's more to comedian Billy Eichner than meets the eye. Watch Eichner, star of Billy on the Street on TRU TV and the HULU original series Difficult People, give his #BriefButSpectacular take on the most difficult person he knows: himself.
February 12, 2016 at 7:00 pm
We're preparing for PBS KIDS' newest series, Ready Jet Go!
Explore the galaxy with the new series, Ready Jet Go! 3 DAYS UNTIL THE PREMIERE on February 15th! Watch a preview here: to.pbs.org/JetPBSKIDS | View showtimes here: to.pbs.org/1nwayYa #JetPBS Venus is the hottest planet in the solar system. It’s hot because its atmosphere traps heat just like a car with the windows rolled up in the summer!
February 12, 2016 at 5:00 pm
How a litter of puppies could help save endangered animals (From PBS NewsHour)
As conservationists struggle to save endangered species, a litter of adorable puppies -- and the secret behind their birth -- might provide a helpful breeding tool. The puppies, born in July, are the first successful examples of in vitro fertilization in canids, a technique that paves the way for fu…
February 12, 2016 at 3:00 pm
Inside the PBS NewsHour Facebook group of undecideds asking questions at last night's debate (From Fast Company)
PBS formed a group of carefully chosen voters from across the country to discuss key election issues.
February 12, 2016 at 1:00 pm
A look at some of the claims in last night's Democratic presidential debate and how they compare with the facts. (From PBS NewsHour)
February 12, 2016 at 11:05 am
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