David Harewood discusses how Othello’s black character brought racial prejudices. He also shares his experience on being the first black actor to play Othello, from Shakespeare Uncovered.
NOVA examines a growing worldwide hazard: the catastrophic collapse of the ground beneath our feet. In a leafy suburb near Tampa, Florida, on February 28, 2013, a giant hole opened up under the bedroom floor of Jeffrey Bush, swallowing him as he slept. His body was never found. Bush was a victim of a sinkhole—a ...Continue Reading
Here’s an idea: Mike Rugnetta examines the phenomenon of the popularity of the WBEZ podcast Serial and our concept of objectivity relating to law and journalism.
By the time he died in 1931, Thomas Edison was one of the most famous men in the world. The holder of more patents than any other inventor in history, Edison had amassed a fortune and achieved glory as the genius behind such revolutionary inventions as sound recording, motion pictures, and electric light.
Juvenile penguins, sporting feather mohawks, band together to take on their worst enemy. The skua is a large seagull-like bird that preys on penguin chicks, but the tables are turned when the babies are nearly full-grown and sporting feather mohawks. Nature
Hugh Bonneville discusses how Shakespeare uses poetic from to instruct the actors on how to play their role in a scene. Shakespeare Uncovered: Six episodes combine history, biography, iconic performances, new analysis and the personal passion of its celebrated hosts — Hugh Bonneville, Christopher Plummer, Morgan Freeman, David Harewood, Kim Cattrall and Joseph Fiennes — ...Continue Reading