Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga sing "Cheek to Cheek” written by Irving Berlin from the iconic film Top Hat (1935), which starred the dance pair Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. See their live GREAT PERFORMANCES l PBS concert television event “Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek LIVE!” on Friday at 9/8c. #CheektoCheekPBS #PBSarts
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What do art, science, astronomy and global communication have in common? Glass! From glassmakers being forced to work under death penalty, to the rise of the Renaissance as an effect of the mirror, Steven Johnson explores the little-known maverick innovators of glass. HOW WE GOT TO NOW WITH STEVEN JOHNSON “Glass” premieres TONIGHT @ 10/9c on PBS.
Ben Bradlee, the former executive editor of The Washington Post who led the paper during its legendary Watergate coverage, died Tuesday at his home in Washington, D.C., the newspaper reported. He had been suffering from Alzheimer’s and dementia. He was … Continue reading →
“I love teaching because every day is a new adventure.” Hear what else educators love about teaching and why PBS LearningMedia is their go-to tool for accessing resources in this brand new video testimonial.
PREVIEW: Chef Aarón Sánchez discovers his Mexican ancestor was a wealthy cattle owner until his fortunes unraveled during the Mexican Civil War. Preview ‘The Melting Pot’ on #FindingYourRoots, TONIGHT at 8/7c along with Chefs Tom Colicchio and Ming Tsai.
For tomorrow (Tuesday)’s episode of Finding Your Roots, Prof. Gates’ team visited China to try to find physical traces of Chef Ming Tsai’s family line before the Communist Revolution. Watch the clip and be sure to watch Oct. 21 at 8/7c!
Explore the battle to keep your data safe in a live online screening of NOVA's "Rise of the Hackers" and chat with the computer scientists on the front lines. Join the conversation online tomorrow/Tuesday at 7PM ET. Join the screening (and learn more) at https://ovee.itvs.org/screenings/b2xf9
PREVIEW: tonight on Independent Lens | PBS, watch the documentary "Twin Sisters," about twin girls who are adopted in China as infants by two different sets of parents — one from California, the other from a remote fishing village in Norway. The girls grow up knowing they have a twin living on the other side of the world, and although language is a barrier, the bond between them grows deeper.