Which swoon-worthy MASTERPIECE | PBS (Masterpiece Theatre) leading man is your match? Is it Benedict Cumberbatch's Sherlock? Aidan Turner's Ross Poldark? A Downton Abbey wild card? Take the quiz and find out.
Baby orangutans get their playtime - complete with ropes, tires, and tall trees - in a protected area of the Borneo rainforest in Southeast Asia. But for one adult orangutan, Rosemary, blindness impedes her ability to navigate her habitat – and see her own daughter. Follow Rosemary’s microsurgery in the second episode of OPERATION WILD, airing tomorrow at 8/7c on PBS.
One man walked directly up to me and asked if I had any mushrooms to sell him. I thought, "Really? Do I look like that guy?" The Grateful Dead's Fare Thee Well concert in Chicago was a scene -- a three-day "happening" of music, community and history -- and we were part of it.
In her poem, “I’m Sorry I’m Not a Hugger,” teen poet Madeleine LeCesne writes about loss and growth and “the struggle of being a physical being.” LeCesne is the Southwest National Student Poet, the nation’s highest honor for teen poets presenting original work. We caught up with her at the Associati…
The Associated Press obtained documents revealing that in 2005, Bill Cosby testified to acquring Quaaludes -- a central nervous system depressant -- with the intention of providing them to women he wanted to have sex with. According to the AP, he admitted to giving the sedative to at least one woman…
In a record-shattering World Cup final, the U.S. Women’s soccer team beat Japan 5-2. For their win, the U.S. team will earn $2 million. By comparison, Germany received $35 million in 2014 after winning the Men’s World Cup Final in Brazil.
Tonight at 10/9c on POV. What makes a good parent? How do you prove you are responsible after you've been deemed unfit? Having lost custody of their children to Child Protective Services, two parents fight to win back the trust of the courts and reunite their families in Stephanie Wang-Breal's moving documentary Tough Love.
Far from being frivolous, play is the fuel that drives healthy brain development and the very crucible of learning. So how do we foster outdoor play while minimizing risks and managing our fears? Dinosaur Train host Dr. Scott Sampson gives three important tips:
Did you know Homo sapiens and Neanderthals were similar enough – intellectually, culturally and biologically - to interbreed? Explore more with scientists on the FIRST PEOPLES finale Wednesday at 9/8c on PBS.
The Mitchell Museum of the American Indian in Evanston, Illinois, has delved deep into its archives for its latest exhibit. On display are the custom clothes and adornments of Native Americans from across the U.S. and Canada. Phil Ponce of WTTW in Chicago reports.