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TONIGHT AT 8/7c: On the Season 2 premiere of #FindingYourRoots, Henry Louis Gates, Jr.. reveals an incredibly rare ancestral discovery to actress Gloria Reuben. Here’s a preview:
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reveals evidence about actress Gloria Reuben's 5th Great-Grandmother, an incredibly rare discovery that connects her family line back ...
September 23, 2014 at 10:00 pm
Set your DVR -- the #BoomerList premieres TONIGHT at 9/8c on American Masters:
The baby boomer generation (1946-1964) has significantly and uniquely changed our world. 2014 is the year the last boomers turn 50. American Masters: The Boo...
September 23, 2014 at 8:51 pm
Did you see what happened last week when Ken Burns (PBS) met Beau Willimon (creator of House of Cards)? It's The Roosevelts meets The Underwoods!
http://www.pbs.org/roosevelts At a packed event in Washington, D.C. in Sept. 2014, filmmaker Ken Burns and House of Cards creator Beau Willimon talked about ...
September 23, 2014 at 8:00 pm
In ep. 13 of Frankenstein, MD, Victoria Frankenstein attempts to reanimate frozen tissue. Watch what happens next:
(from Pemberley Digital and PBS Digital Studios)
Victoria attempts to reanimate frozen tissue. Read more about frostbite - http://pbly.co/FMDblog13 Check out the Merch - http://pbly.co/FMDmerch Website - ht...
September 23, 2014 at 7:00 pm
What’s the financial case for divesting from fossil fuels? (from PBS NewsHour)
Sixty-seven foundations with $50 billion in assets have so far pledged to divest their investments in fossil fuels over the next five years. Gwen Ifill sits down with Jenna Nicholas of Divest-Invest Philanthropy, who advised the foundations, to discuss the financial and social ramifications of this…
September 23, 2014 at 6:00 pm
Today at 2:30pm ET, Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media is unveiling research on gender portrayals in the media, as well as sharing what the findings mean for societies in conflict.
Access the live-stream and join the discussion here: http://bit.ly/geenasymposium
Watch the Global Symposium on Gender Media as it happens and participate in live conversations with viewers around the world about the powerful role media plays in shaping gender norms. Join us for the only global entertainment industry symposium focusing on gender in media. The Geena Davis Institut…
September 23, 2014 at 5:00 pm
Explore the physics of space battles with help from It's Okay To Be Smart and PBS Digital Studios.
How scientifically accurate is your favorite sci-fi space battle? Subscribe to It’s Okay To Be Smart: http://bit.ly/iotbs_sub ↓ More info and sources below ↓...
September 23, 2014 at 4:00 pm
TUNE IN TONIGHT at 8/7c for the season debut of the genealogy series Finding Your Roots. Preview the new season here:
A new season of FINDING YOUR ROOTS premieres Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. ET From AFRICAN AMERICAN LIVES (2006) through the first season of FINDI...
September 23, 2014 at 2:00 pm
My Little Pony and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles face off against pots and pans for induction into National Toy Hall of Fame (from PBS NewsHour)
On Monday, the Strong Museum announced the 12 finalists it is considering for the 2014 induction into its National Toy Hall of Fame. The list includes a diverse array of playthings. Some, such as the Slip ‘n’ Slide, encourage physical activity. Others, such as the historically rooted American Girl d…
September 23, 2014 at 10:27 am
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