Coming in January: A two-night, four-hour miniseries from FRONTLINE examining the polarized America President-elect Donald Trump will inherit. Mark your calendars for Jan 17 and Jan 18 on PBS, and see the trailer now:
Fifty-three years after JFK’s assassination, the events of that week have been seared into Americans’ minds through videos and photographs. So has the woman at the center of those events, Jacqueline Kennedy. A new film “Jackie,” which opens in theaters Friday, aims to shed fresh light on this enigma...
No matter where you are in the world, it’s likely there’s a native rice dish with a golden hue. This Milanese style risotto has the flavor to back up its intense color. The saffron sets its apart from your normal risotto. (From PBS Food)
This weekend on Martha Bakes, Martha Stewart explores why entertaining in the South Atlantic wouldn’t be complete with a delicious dessert. She shares a few of her regional favorites. See more: http://to.pbs.org/2fPQLDt
This year, voters in several states legalized marijuana use for medicinal or recreational purposes. Joe Dolce, author of Brave New Weed, explains why he thinks "we're at a tipping point right now in the legalization of cannabis." #BriefButSpectacular
The sons of convicted spy Ethel Rosenberg returned to the White House on Thursday, more than 50 years after pleading unsuccessfully to spare her life, in a last-ditch appeal to President Barack Obama to exonerate her amid new evidence (From PBS NewsHour)
The Obama administration's decision is a symbolic but significant shift that reflects the U.S. military's evolution from a male-dominated force to one seeking to incorporate women at all levels (From PBS NewsHour)
The humble pine cone is more than a holiday decoration. It's an ancient form of tree sex. Flowers may be faster and showier, but the largest living things in the world? The oldest? They all reproduce with cones. (From KQED Science and PBS Digital Studios)