Violent crime and unemployment rates are nearly twice the national average in Baltimore. Educators say factors like these add significant stress to children, causing emotional and behavioral problems, so several public schools are working to reduce that stress with mindfulness and meditation. Hari S...
Bao Bao, the giant panda who spent her first few years at Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute, has bid farewell to the U.S. Watch her best moments: http://to.pbs.org/2m9OpP5 (From PBS NewsHour)
What did it take to become a superpower in the middle ages? Henry Louis Gates, Jr. uncovers how trade transformed ancient cities in north & west Africa in #AfricasCivilizationsPBS, premiering Monday Feb 27 at 9/8c on PBS. http://to.pbs.org/2lxrCLZ
“It’s very much a prevalent fear in those days…” #VictoriaPBS’s Jenna Coleman talks about pregnancy and childbirth in the Victorian era. MASTERPIECE | PBS will return Sunday, March 5 for the season finale: http://to.pbs.org/2j94kxR
Explore the National Parks in 360 degrees and hear documentarian Ken Burns contemplate America without them: “Once you lose a place, it’s lost forever. Once you save a place, it is — like freedom, like liberty — a constant vigilance to maintain it. And that’s the story of the National Parks.”