Investigate the rise of spillover viruses like Zika, Ebola and Nipah that can make the leap from animals to humans. Find out how human behaviors spread diseases and what science can do to anticipate and prevent epidemics around the world. Learn more about the film and explore video and additional features at the program website.
When Iliana dedicates a love song to her teacher during an elementary school talent show, the ensuing homophobic reactions from school officials and her mother taint the experience. Iliana’s disappointment escalates when she overhears her mother Terry accusing her queer best friend Chela of influencing Iliana’s actions. Despite the disastrous evening, Iliana finds solace and faith ...Continue Reading
On this week’s edition of Ruckus, join Mike Shanin for a conversation with Sam Brownback. They’ll be talking about the Kansas Governor’s biggest achievements, his reaction to this week’s primary results and how he responds to critics. Election talk continues with two groups of Ruckettes —conservative and liberal — offering their analysis of the Kansas and Missouri ...Continue Reading
In this clip, Iris encourages people to express their individualism through their wardrobes. She states, “I like individuality. It’s so lost these days. There’s so much sameness. Everything is homogenized. I hate it.” Iris pairs the late documentarian Albert Maysles, then 87, with style maven Iris Apfel. Explore documentary films and the stories behind them at ...Continue Reading
KCPT has the 2016 election covered with reporting from PBS NewsHour and Washington Week, convention and debate coverage, and special programming about the changing political landscape.
Bask in blue lagoons this weekend as Create’s resident globe-trotters visit some of the world’s most exotic beaches. Rudy Maxa, Rick Steves, Joseph Rosendo and Darley Newman revel in the crystal-clear waters of Hawaii, Tahiti, French Polynesia, Greece, Australia and Mozambique. Create marathons air on Saturday from 5-11am, with encores on Saturday from 5pm-11pm and Sunday from ...Continue Reading