A high-tech upgrade to the traditional white cane may help blind and visually impaired people be more confident about navigating the world independently. The NewsHour's April Brown reports from France.
Sadness and joy, anger and love can co-exist and are all part of the collection of emotions children experience. When we help children understand their feelings, they are better equipped to manage them effectively. Here's how: (From PBS Parents)
Do you have questions about otters for our experts here at the Aquarium?
BREAKING: Sea otter rescued after white shark bite.
Dr Mike Murray at Monterey Bay Aquarium tended to the rescued otter and we're pleased to report that she's bouncing back, and she'll be ready to go back to the wild imminently.
White shark attacks on sea otters are on the rise around Monterey Bay.
Keep your fingers crossed for Bixby and her pup... for more information we'll be back live with the sea otters this Thursday, 8pm BBC One
Meet the Monterey Bay Aquarium staff and hear their favorite facts about marine animals! You can see Monterey Bay sealife in action on BIG BLUE LIVE beginning 8/31 @ 8pm ET & PT on PBS and online at http://pbs.org/bigbluelive. #BigBlueLive
IN THEIR OWN WORDS profiles modern icons using memorable personal quotes. The first episode airs Tuesday, Sept. 1 at 9/8c. The inaugural season features episodes on a diverse trio of extraordinary subjects: three-time World Heavyweight Champion boxer Muhammad Ali, Muppets creator Jim Henson and Britain’s long-reigning monarch Queen Elizabeth II. Learn more at http://to.pbs.org/1JlhZoK
The second hour of Dogs That Changed the World details the explosion of the basic working dog types into the roughly 400 breeds known today; explores concerns about today’s competitive breeding and its effect on dogs’ health and well-being; and outlines dogs’ potential role in medical care for human…
Learn why sea otters are essential to the survival of the kelp forrest in Monterey Bay in this Mashable exclusive. Tune in for the three-night LIVE event BIG BLUE LIVE, which premieres 8/31-9/2 @ 8pm ET & PT on PBS and online at http://pbs.org/bigbluelive. #BigBlueLive
NEW Arthur & George video: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle anticipates his line of questioning. The series, starring Martin Clunes, premieres on Sunday, September 6 at 8/7c on MASTERPIECE on PBS!
Watch a preview - to.pbs.org/1Ubqisf
It's a fact: Whales are amazing! Our countdown to #BigBlueLive continues with this look at some surprising facts about our marine mammal friends. Stay tuned to PBS and It's Okay To Be Smart for more videos from Monterey Bay, all week long!
Be sure to watch #BigBlueLive on PBS starting Monday at 8p ET & 8p PT.