While adult penguins can survive 21 days without food, baby chicks cannot. Under normal conditions, the chicks would be out of their nests and able to survive the fast. But sparse fish populations around the South African shore limit chick’s growth and keep them nesting when adults reach the critica…
Youth soccer has become one of the leading causes of concussions for kids in America, sending an estimated 10,000 kids to the E.R. every year. NewsHour Weekend correspondent William Brangham, whose three kids all play soccer, weighs the risks and the benefits of the sport. Brangham also reports on t…
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s news, including what Ebola anxiety says about the national mood, as well as what challenges both parties may face going into the November elections. Continue reading →
Do you let your kids play soccer? In a dilemma that’s facing millions of parents across the country, NewsHour Weekend Correspondent William Brangham explores the potential risks involved in youth soccer -- particularly those caused by heading the ball.
NewsHour Weekend correspondent William Brangham, whose three kids all play soccer, explores the sport's potential dangers, particularly those caused by heading the ball. Brangham explores a fledgling movement led by a prominent neurosurgeon and World Cup champion Brandi Chastain, who advocate taking…
PREVIEW: In just six years, the oil boom on Fort Berthold Reservation brought in one billion dollars. Examine the benefits and consequences of the North Dakota oil boom this weekend on PBS with AMERICA BY THE NUMBERS WITH MARIA HINOJOSA "Native American Boomtown."
Catch up on Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice before Death Comes to Pemberley, starring Matthew Rhys, Anna Maxwell-Martin and Matthew Goode, premieres on MASTERPIECE Mystery!, Sunday, October 26 at 9pm ET on PBS.
Get a sneak peek of Lady Gaga performing the Cher hit, “Bang Bang,” from the eagerly anticipated live concert television event Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek LIVE! airing on GREAT PERFORMANCES l PBS as part of the PBS ARTS Fall Festival, TONIGHT at 9/8c.
I moved to San Francisco in 2010, in time to witness the extraordinary growth in the Bay Area tech scene. Since then, the startup boom has dominated business headlines: from the leadup to Twitter’s IPO, Facebook’s acquisition of WhatsApp for … Continue reading →
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