As #JoeBiden weighs a run for the presidency, #DonaldTrump spars with the media and President #Obama returns from vacation, there is a lot to cover on #WashWeek. Check out Gwen Ifill's preview and join us tonight!
"This is a non-partisan issue. Water doesn’t care what your party registration is it just cares that you’re wasting it," says LA Mayor Eric Garcetti with his #BriefButSpectacular take on California and the state's relationship with water.
Patients receiving common operations in the daytime fared no worse in the short-term if their attending physician worked a hospital graveyard shift the night before than patients whose doctor did not, according to a new study examining the effects of sleep deprivation on surgeons.
Witness the extraordinary moment a humpback whale was rescued from rope entanglement by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) team! See more stories about humpback whales during the three-night BIG BLUE LIVE special, beginning 8/31 @ 8pm ET & PT on PBS and online at http://pbs.org/bigbluelive. #BigBlueLive
For many of us, doing yoga on solid ground can be challenging enough. But what about if you add water? Let WETA's "Not THAT DC" introduce you to the art of FLOYO, a vinyasa-style yoga class performed on standup paddleboards.
Before people came to Monterey Bay to watch fish, they came here to catch them. And they caught a LOT of one fish: the sardine. But when you empty one species out of the ocean, bad things can happen. Learn how one Monterey Bay scientist, with the help of his friend John Steinbeck, changed how we view our relationship with nature and helped give birth to the field of ecology.
Be sure to watch #BigBlueLive on PBS starting Monday, Aug. 31 at 8p ET & 8p PT. Subscribe to It's Okay To Be Smart from PBS Digital Studios:https://www.youtube.com/itsokaytobesmart
A high-tech upgrade to the traditional white cane may help blind and visually impaired people be more confident about navigating the world independently. The NewsHour's April Brown reports from France.
Sadness and joy, anger and love can co-exist and are all part of the collection of emotions children experience. When we help children understand their feelings, they are better equipped to manage them effectively. Here's how: (From PBS Parents)
Do you have questions about otters for our experts here at the Aquarium?
BREAKING: Sea otter rescued after white shark bite.
Dr Mike Murray at Monterey Bay Aquarium tended to the rescued otter and we're pleased to report that she's bouncing back, and she'll be ready to go back to the wild imminently.
White shark attacks on sea otters are on the rise around Monterey Bay.
Keep your fingers crossed for Bixby and her pup... for more information we'll be back live with the sea otters this Thursday, 8pm BBC One
Meet the Monterey Bay Aquarium staff and hear their favorite facts about marine animals! You can see Monterey Bay sealife in action on BIG BLUE LIVE beginning 8/31 @ 8pm ET & PT on PBS and online at http://pbs.org/bigbluelive. #BigBlueLive
IN THEIR OWN WORDS profiles modern icons using memorable personal quotes. The first episode airs Tuesday, Sept. 1 at 9/8c. The inaugural season features episodes on a diverse trio of extraordinary subjects: three-time World Heavyweight Champion boxer Muhammad Ali, Muppets creator Jim Henson and Britain’s long-reigning monarch Queen Elizabeth II. Learn more at http://to.pbs.org/1JlhZoK