Sally Ride is awesome, and it's her birthday. In this 1983 interview with Gloria Steinem, the first American woman in space discusses pressure from the press, dumb questions, and the moment of the launch. via Blank on Blank's STEM series, The Experimenters.
#PBSKIDS kicks off its annual summer learning initiative with all-new programming, digital resources, partnerships and community activities, available starting in June. Read more: http://to.pbs.org/1Wm140i
We want to see the Asian American & Pacific Islander experience through your lens. Share a picture or video — of your family, friends and the experiences that are important to you! Use the hashtag #MyAPALife and watch the…
Male side-blotched lizards have more than one way to get the girl. Orange males are bullies. Yellows are sneaks. Blues team up with a buddy to protect their territories. Who wins? It depends — on a genetic game of roshambo. (From KQED Science and PBS Digital Studios)
Donald Trump is under new scrutiny, as violent protests disrupted his rally in New Mexico and allegations emerged he may have misrepresented his January fundraiser for veterans. Also a look at Elizabeth Warren’s knack for getting under the GOP candidate’s skin. John Yang reports, and Judy Woodruff t...
“I don’t know that I would make it as a civilian...”
It can be hard, really hard, for veterans to return to civilian life. In this preview of a longer story from our day (and roller derby night) with Staff Sergeant Elizabeth Hash, a Kansas Army National Guard Recruiter, she describes the different worlds that military members and civilians live in.
What do you think? Can vets and civilians better understand each other?
Investigate a reenactor’s Texas roots; learn about Andersonville prison; uncover one woman’s link to a prominent Texas figure, and another’s connection to the Cherokee Freedman on the next episode of GENEALOGY ROADSHOW, Tuesday, May 31 at 8/7c. #GenealogyPBS
Steffi Green’s toy room is more crowded – and organized – than most. Clear tubs brimming with colorful toys stacked to the ceiling are labeled “stuffed animals,” “Nerf toys” and “crafts.” She’s collecting gifts, with contributions from her community, for children living in group foster homes.
May 24, 2016 at 11:00 pm
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