East Tennessee PBS is hosting a reception with appraiser Lark Mason, who has been appraising Asian antiquities on Antiques Roadshow since 1996. Supporters who donate at least $35 tonight will receive a ticket to this special event to be held Friday, March 28, at Knoxville's prestigious McClung Museum of Natural History. Click here for details:
Interpol has confirmed that at least two passports used by passengers aboard the missing Malaysia Airlines flight were registered in its Stolen and Lost Travel Documents database, the international police agency said on Sunday. Continue reading →
Half of American adults ages 18 to 33 are self-described political independents, according to a survey out Friday, but at the same time half of these so-called millennials are Democrats or lean toward the Democratic Party, the highest share for any age group over the last decade.
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The percentage of students receiving music education has been in decline for decades. The Harmony Project, a music program for inner-city kids in Los Angeles partners with a neurobiologist to study the impact of music training on the learning skills of poor children.
Miles O'Brien has traveled the world for the NewsHour, often to dangerous places, such as his recent trip to the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan. Last month, an injury during another reporting trip in the Philippines became life-threatening and resulted in the amputation of his left arm. H...
Surprise your family with fun, creative (and easy) breakfast pizzas. It only takes a few minutes to put them together and less than 10 minutes in the oven. Get the recipe from PBS Parents Kitchen Explorers.
Hey, Downton Abbey fans! The #DowntonPBS Tea Truck is back, and this time we're in Austin, Texas during the SXSW festival. If you're in town, come say hi, grab a complimentary cup of iced tea and pose for a picture. You'll find us in the Whole Foods parking lot through Sunday 3/9. #TeaTruckTX #PBS
A satellite-tagged great white shark named Lydia is on the verge of making history as the first of her species to be seen crossing the Atlantic.As of Thursday morning, the 4.4 meter-long female was swimming above the mid-Atlantic ridge — about 1,600km from the coasts of County Cork in Ireland and Co...