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PBS and Comcast Partner to Double Current Season Programming on Xfinity On Demand

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Today, PBS and Comcast announced a new partnership that will more than double the amount of PBS programming available via Xfinity On Demand.

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David Fanning, Founder & Executive Producer of FRONTLINE, Honored with the PBS “Be More” Award

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PBS today announced that David Fanning, the founder and executive producer of the renowned investigative documentary series FRONTLINE, is the recipient of the 11th PBS “Be more” Award.

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New Research Shows PBS LearningMedia's Impact on Student Achievement

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At the PBS Annual Meeting today in Austin, TX, PBS LearningMedia, a media-on-demand service designed for K-12 classrooms, revealed new study results that demonstrate the potential impact of PBS’ educational resources on student achievement.

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PBS KIDS Announces Premiere Date for New Animated Series READY JET GO!

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Today at its annual meeting with PBS member stations from across the country, PBS KIDS announced the premiere date of READY JET GO!, its new series for kids ages 3-8.

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New PBS KIDS Series NATURE CAT Will Premiere November 25, 2015

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Today at the PBS Annual Meeting, a gathering of member stations from across the public media system, PBS KIDS announced the premiere date and voice talent line-up for NATURE CAT, a new animated series for kids ages 3-8.

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PBS and BBC Announce BIG BLUE LIVE, A Three-Part LIVE Television Event Showcasing Marine Life Along America’s West Coast

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Leading public service broadcasters BBC and PBS announced today a live television and multimedia event, BIG BLUE LIVE.

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PBS LearningMedia Honored with a CODiE Award and a Golden Eagle Award

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On May 5, at the Ed Tech Industry Summit, the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) announced the winners of the 2015 CODiE Awards that recognize excellence in education technology. PBS LearningMedia was honored with one CODiE Award for Best Source for Reference or Education Resources.

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POLDARK Drama and Unprecedented Look at Sea Life in BIG BLUE LIVE Spark PBS’ 2015 Summer Season

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PBS’ 2015 wide-ranging summer season lineup launches with the premiere of a new version of the romantic saga POLDARK ON MASTERPIECE (watch a clip here) and culminates with BIG BLUE LIVE, a first-time, live-event co-production with the BBC documenting the late-summer confluence of whales, and other sea life, as it is happening in Monterey Bay, California.

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Derek Jacobi and Ian McKellen Are Back For Season 2 of the Critically Acclaimed Comedy, VICIOUS August 23, 2015 on PBS

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PBS announced today that the second season of ITV’s acclaimed British sitcom VICIOUS is returning to PBS on Sunday, August 23, 2015, at 10:30 p.m. ET. The six-part series will round out PBS’ must-see Sunday night programming.

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PBS KIDS Digital Series OH NOAH! Launches New Videos and Games to Introduce Kids to Spanish

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The PBS KIDS digital series OH NOAH! (pbskids.org/noah) is expanding its offerings with new animated videos and games that introduce Spanish in an entertaining way.

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New Episodes of PBS KIDS Series ODD SQUAD to Premiere This May

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PBS KIDS’ live-action math series, ODD SQUAD, is set to premiere five new episodes during May 25-29 (check local listings).

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New PBS American Drama MERCY STREET to Star Josh Radnor, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Gary Cole, Peter Gerety and Norbert Leo Butz

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PBS announced that an award-winning cast and acclaimed television directors Roxann Dawson and Jeremy Webb will join its new Civil War-based drama, officially named MERCY STREET.

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PBS Honored with One Award at 2015 Webbys

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The 19th Annual Webby Winners were announced on Monday, April 27. PBS Digital Studios won a Webby Award in the Online Film & Video, How-To & DIY category for Shanks FX.

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PBS Programs and Promotions Win 17 Daytime Emmy® Awards

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Winners of the Daytime Emmy® Awards were announced April 24 and April 26, and PBS programs and promotions won 17 awards, including five for SESAME STREET, three for THE MIND OF A CHEF and two for ODD SQUAD.

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PBS Programs Win Two James Beard Foundation Awards

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The 2015 winners of the James Beard Foundation Awards, the highest honor for food and beverage professionals working in North America, were announced on Friday, April 24. PBS and member station programs were awarded two Broadcast Media Awards. The winners are listed below.

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