Even on their long migrations, sooty shearwaters prefer to fly alone. These marine birds migrate nearly 40,000 miles every year (one of the longest ever migration patterns electronically tracked.) Take the Spirit Animal Quiz and learn more about #TeamShearwater when #BigBlueLive premieres 8/31 @ 8pm ET & PT on @PBS and online. http://to.pbs.org/bigbluelive
About 40 million Americans wear contact lenses to correct their vision -- and how much those lenses cost is now the subject of a courtroom battle. The largest lens manufacturers don’t want eye doctors who sell contacts to be undercut by discounters who are willing to charge less than the suggested m…
Dr. Dr. Joy S. Reidenberg, Comparative Anatomist, has a special message for viewers like you! Tune in to the first episode of #BigBlueLive tomorrow @ 8pm ET & PT on PBS & online to see more. http://pbs.org/bigbluelive
Get pumped up! See Freddie (Ian McKellen) and Stuart (Derek Jacobi) hit the gym on the next episode of VICIOUS. Meanwhile, learn how Violet and Penelope take advantage of the guys’ new hobby. Don’t miss it Sunday, August 30 at 10:30/9:30c on PBS. #ViciousPBS
Hurricane Katrina displaced hundreds of thousands of residents of New Orleans and many never returned. For the past decade, filmmaker Rennick Soholt has followed the lives of several families who fled. Now, hear the personal stories of two former New Orleans residents who spoke to Soholt about their…
Ever wondered what it's like to be on-board a whale?
The team at Hopkins Marine Station of Stanford University have attached HD cameras to blue, gray and humpback whales to learn more about their behaviour. The results are simply astonishing!
Join us at 7pm on BBC One for our third and final episode!
But for now, we recommend you sit back, relax and enjoy the ride!
The fact that many people died in the floods because they wouldn't leave their animals behind -- as well as the sight of hundreds of abandoned cats and dogs after the flood waters receded -- prompted major changes to state and federal laws regarding the evacuation of pets during disasters.
This Sea Otter Has A Great Plan For You: Big Blue Live by Maribel Lopez in Highlights — 27 Aug, 2015 Over here at Rewire, we’ve been preparing ourselves up for what is going to be a 3-night marine life TV/Internet extravaganza! PBS and BBC have joined forces to bring us Big Blue Live, a live nature…
Joe Hanson, host of It's It's Okay To Be Smart, is at the Monterey Bay Aquarium watching (and filming) today's otter feeding as part of the lead up to #BigBlueLive, premiering on PBS Monday night at 8p ET & PT. It was an otterly adorable time.
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s news, including whether Vice President Joe Biden will join the 2016 presidential race, whether Hillary Clinton has stumbled as a frontrunner and why Sen. Bernie Sanders still seems li…
Dr. M. Sanjayan gets up close to a life-size, inflatable blue whale in Monterey Bay! Learn about the largest animal on the planet when BIG BLUE LIVE premieres on PBS Monday, August 31 - Wednesday at 8pm ET & PT and online at http://pbs.org/bigbluelive. #BigBlueLive