Premieres Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 9/8c on American Experience "Last Days in Vietnam," directed and produced by Rory Kennedy, recounts the chaotic final days of the Vietnam War and follows the unlikely heroes as they attempt to save as many South Vietnamese as possible.
In the early morning hours on May 9, 1970, President Richard Nixon made an impromptu trip to the Lincoln Memorial. Hear his discussion with several student protestors in this clip from THE DAY THE '60S DIED.
Premieres Tuesday, April 28 at 8/7c as part of a special programming block commemorating the Vietnam War. #VietnamPBS Learn more: http://to.pbs.org/1IItxmK
On the Washington Week Webcast Extra: two Florida Republicans battling for their party's presidential nomination, how the U.S. government plans to compensate families of victims of drone strikes, and the next debate in Congress over mammogram funding.
Sabeen Mahmud was a human rights activist owner of a coffee shop and performance space in Karachi, Pakistan, designed to bring people together. On Friday, Mahmud, 40, was fatally gunned down as she left T2F (The Second Floor) following an event in a shooting that also left her mother critically inju…
Detroit inspired the nation with its innovative auto designs of the 1950s and 60s. But most of those designs were never released by the automakers. Like most of the early-stage artwork created by Detroit's design studios, they’ve been destroyed. The car companies routinely shredded early sketches fo…
AMERICA’S BALLROOM CHALLENGE kicks off tonight with the American Smooth and American Rhythm divisions. Finalists in each style compete as expert judges gauge their mastery of such dances as waltz, tango, cha cha and mambo. The new season begins on tonight @ 9/8c on PBS.
Are you interested in the glamorous costumes, sparkling jewelry and fancy footwear worn by the dancers on AMERICA’S BALLROOM CHALLENGE? Check out a behind-the-scenes clip from Episode 1 airing tonight at 9/8c on PBS.
PBS KIDS Super Vision, a revolutionary app for parents, is now available on Apple Watch!
The free app, which launched on iPhone and iPod touch last year, gives parents the “super power” to remotely manage their kids’ screen time on pbskids.org by setting a simple timer. Learn more: http://to.pbs.org/1Gnh8aj
Alex Myers grew up as Alice, a girl, in rural Maine. In the mid-'90s, during the summer between junior and senior years at boarding school, Alice came out as transgender, starting the process of embracing his true gender identity. Once the first transgender graduate of Harvard University, today Myer…
“Your mother or your father better have a gazillion dollars.”
CARING FOR MOM & DAD, narrated by Meryl Streep, explores the emotional, health, and financial challenges faced by caregivers as parents age. Premieres May 2015 on PBS (check local listings) #CaringForMomAndDad pbs.org/caringformomanddad
Are we ready for living with robots?
In the latest EBTN, Steve visits the Salisbury Robotics Lab at Stanford University and meets some of our new proto-android companions.
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