News of Apple and Facebook paying for their employees’ egg freezing has sparked conversation on the advancement of family planning. Gwen Ifill speaks with Sarah Elizabeth Richards, author of “Motherhood Rescheduled” and Alta Charo of the University of Wisconsin-Madison on the benefits, risks and cho…
For 22 years, the Sarasota Ballet has sponsored an after school program designed to transform the lives of inner city school children. The students study classical ballet, but the lessons learned are much broader.
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 →