Silent Flight Superpower VIDEO
Just how quiet is a barn owl in flight? The answer, as it turns out: very quiet indeed. Evolution has endowed owls with a suite of superpowers: precision hearing, incredible eyesight, night vision. Add to that the power of virtually silent flight, and no prey in their path stands a chance. Nature: Owl Power
Italians were pulled in two directions: to assimilate or to stay loyal to traditions. The Italian Americans is a new two-part, four-hour documentary series about the Italian experience in America. Written and produced by John Maggio and narrated by Academy Award-nominated actor Stanley Tucci, the series explores the evolution of Italian Americans from the late nineteenth century to ...Continue Reading
Fans of Kansas City music have heard the voice of Danielle Nicole before, as the singer/bassist/songwriter has been performing for the past 12 years in front of audiences — both in the Midwest and abroad — as a part of Trampled Under Foot. Now, she’s branching out. Listeners of our partners at 90.9 The Bridge ...Continue Reading
Joseph Fiennes has a unique perspective on Romeo and Juliet. He played Shakespeare – both writing and performing as Romeo – in the film Shakespeare in Love. Now he wants to examine why it remains the most-performed of all Shakespeare plays. Explore the extraordinary world and works of William Shakespeare and the still-potent impact his ...Continue Reading
On holiday in London, Sidney and Geordie happen upon a murder, allowing them to show Scotland Yard a thing or two on this episode of Grantchester on Masterpiece.
Jeff Kamin writes for our friends at TPT’s Rewire following each episode of Downton Abbey this season. In case you missed it or just want to relive the highlights, read on. If you haven’t watched it yet, beware plot spoilers… Hey faithful viewer/reader, welcome back. As always, these recaps work best if you have already ...Continue Reading