Some people flock to flea markets for the antique furniture or rare art. Others head out in search of sports memorabilia and collectibles. But for the fashionista, flea markets mean one thing – fabulous vintage fashion.
More than five million Americans live with Alzheimer’s, a degenerative brain disease, and it is also the fifth leading cause of death for people over 65 years old in the U.S. A new study suggests it may stem from the brain’s past attempts to fight off infections. Rob Moir, one of the study’s authors...
In case you missed it, we were at the Capitol today with Joe Mantegna for an exclusive tour behind the scenes of the National Memorial Day Concert. Check it out and tune in for the live show tomorrow at 8/7c. #MemDayPBS
This year marks the 75th anniversary of an icon. When it opened in 1937, the Golden Gate Bridge was the longest suspension bridge ever built, constructed in one of the world’s most challenging settings. For the men who poured the concrete, and drove in each iron rivet, it was a life-changing experie...
On this week's Washington Week Webcast: as the Libertarian Party meets to pick its nominee for president, Gary Johnson is seen as the likely candidate. Plus, TIME's Michael Scherer explains how delegate math put Donald J. Trump over the 1,237 he needs for the Republican nomination.
Getting child crime victims to open up is never easy for investigators and asking them to tell their stories to a jury can be brutally traumatizing. To help these kids overcome their fears, some courtrooms across the country are employing comfort dogs (From PBS NewsHour)
Getting child crime victims to open up is never easy for investigators and asking them to tell their stories to a jury can be brutally traumatizing. To help these kids overcome their fears, some courtrooms across the country are employing comfort dogs, canine companions who take the stand alongside…
BIG NEWS! For the first time ever, the National Memorial Day Concert will be streaming online LIVE this Sunday 8/7c and again at 8pm PT. Now you can watch the show on the device of your choice. You will be able to find the stream here:http://www.pbs.org/national-memorial-day-concert/watch-2016-show/ #MemDayPBS
American Experience is LIVE with Harvard Kennedy School professor and nuclear policy analyst Matthew Bunn to discuss the implications of President Obama's historic visit to Hiroshima and the continued threat of nuclear weapons.
We’re LIVE with Harvard Kennedy School professor and nuclear policy analyst Matthew Bunn to discuss the implications of President Obama's historic visit to Hiroshima and the continued threat of nuclear weapons.
The dilemma of how to manage nuclear weapons without being destroyed by them is addressed in our upcoming documentary “Command and Control,” coming to theaters this fall. Learn more at commandandcontrolfilm.com.
Join the National Memorial Day Concert (PBS) this Sunday at 8/7c for an evening of remembrance, featuring General Colin L. Powell, Renée Fleming, The Beach Boys, Katharine McPhee, Trace Adkins, S. Epatha Merkerson, Esai Morales, Alfie Boe, Trent Harmon Music, Maestro Jack Everly and co-hosted for the eleventh year by Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise. #MemDayPBS
“Death fell from the sky and the world was changed.”
President Barack Obama became the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima on Friday, laying a wreath in Hiroshima’s Peace Memorial Park and paying tribute to the 140,000 people killed by the atomic bomb attack seven decades ago.
Read more: http://to.pbs.org/1U0528w
May 27, 2016 at 1:44 pm
This feed is experiencing technical difficulties. Connect with us on Twitter: @pbs